Period
to 22 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Consultant
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 81 52
Rank change year-on-year +19 -29 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 117 81 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.98% 2.94% 4.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.10% 3.02% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78 108 147
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2,853 2,686 3,430
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.11% 97.39% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2,310 2,223 2,783
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,606 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.25% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £24,385 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Buckinghamshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Consultant in Buckinghamshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Buckinghamshire

Consultant
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +14 39 £55,000 -12.00% 3
High Wycombe +7 18 £40,500 -14.74%
Marlow +2 11 £53,750 -14.00%
Beaconsfield - 6 £20,000 -
Amersham - 5 - -
Chesham - 4 £32,500 -
Newport Pagnell - 2 - -
Aylesbury -20 1 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Iver - 1 £22,500 -
Consultant
South East

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 30 (25.64%) SQL
2 25 (21.37%) Finance
3 24 (20.51%) Microsoft
4 23 (19.66%) Degree
5 22 (18.80%) Windows
6 21 (17.95%) Java
7 19 (16.24%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (16.24%) Project Management
8 18 (15.38%) SQL Server
8 18 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
9 17 (14.53%) SDLC
9 17 (14.53%) Oracle
9 17 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (11.97%) Linux
10 14 (11.97%) Self-Motivation
11 13 (11.11%) Data Centre
11 13 (11.11%) HTML
11 13 (11.11%) VMware
11 13 (11.11%) German Language
12 12 (10.26%) CRM
12 12 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
12 12 (10.26%) Cisco
12 12 (10.26%) Analytics
13 11 (9.40%) Amazon AWS
13 11 (9.40%) Driving Licence
13 11 (9.40%) ERP
13 11 (9.40%) SAP
13 11 (9.40%) .NET
13 11 (9.40%) C#
13 11 (9.40%) French Language

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.98%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.42%) Apache Pig
2 4 (3.42%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.56%) SAS
4 1 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.85%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.85%) CMS
4 1 (0.85%) Confluence
4 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.85%) Liferay
4 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.85%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (5.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.27%) SAP ERP
3 2 (1.71%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.85%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (9.40%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (7.69%) Office 365
4 3 (2.56%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (2.56%) SaaS
5 1 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.85%) G Suite
5 1 (0.85%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.85%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.55%) Network Security
2 9 (7.69%) Internet
3 6 (5.13%) WebEx
4 5 (4.27%) HTTP
4 5 (4.27%) Wireless
5 4 (3.42%) Cisco ISE
5 4 (3.42%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (3.42%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (3.42%) SNMP
6 3 (2.56%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (2.56%) Skype
7 2 (1.71%) Cisco Firepower
7 2 (1.71%) Firewall
7 2 (1.71%) SSL
7 2 (1.71%) VLAN
8 1 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.85%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.85%) MPLS
8 1 (0.85%) Sourcefire
8 1 (0.85%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (6.84%) QlikView
5 7 (5.98%) NoSQL
6 6 (5.13%) Hadoop
7 5 (4.27%) Big Data
7 5 (4.27%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (4.27%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.42%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (3.42%) Apache Hive
8 4 (3.42%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.42%) SAP BW
8 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.56%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.56%) Power BI
10 2 (1.71%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (1.71%) Data Lake
10 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (4.27%) HP UFT
1 5 (4.27%) Jenkins
1 5 (4.27%) Selenium
2 4 (3.42%) SpecFlow
2 4 (3.42%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.85%) JIRA
4 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.85%) Travis CI
General
1 25 (21.37%) Finance
2 13 (11.11%) German Language
3 11 (9.40%) French Language
4 9 (7.69%) Advertising
5 8 (6.84%) Marketing
6 7 (5.98%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.42%) Billing
7 4 (3.42%) Dutch Language
7 4 (3.42%) Publishing
8 2 (1.71%) Law
9 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.11%) HTML
2 11 (9.40%) .NET
3 9 (7.69%) SOAP
3 9 (7.69%) Web Services
3 9 (7.69%) XML
4 6 (5.13%) RESTful
5 5 (4.27%) AngularJS
5 5 (4.27%) JSON
5 5 (4.27%) Node.js
6 4 (3.42%) React
6 4 (3.42%) REST
6 4 (3.42%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 3 (2.56%) SAPUI5
8 1 (0.85%) Apache Camel
8 1 (0.85%) cXML
8 1 (0.85%) HTML5
8 1 (0.85%) J2EE
8 1 (0.85%) Kafka
8 1 (0.85%) WebCenter
8 1 (0.85%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.97%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 11 (9.40%) Driving Licence
4 9 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 8 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (5.13%) Computer Science
7 5 (4.27%) Client/Server
7 5 (4.27%) Virtual Team
8 4 (3.42%) Enterprise Cloud
8 4 (3.42%) User Experience
9 3 (2.56%) Social Media
10 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Licensing
11 1 (0.85%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.85%) Fintech
11 1 (0.85%) FlexPod
11 1 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.85%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.85%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.80%) Windows
2 14 (11.97%) Linux
3 4 (3.42%) Unix
4 2 (1.71%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.85%) Solaris
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (16.24%) Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.24%) Project Management
2 17 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (14.53%) SDLC
3 12 (10.26%) Analytics
3 12 (10.26%) CRM
4 11 (9.40%) ERP
5 9 (7.69%) ETL
6 8 (6.84%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (6.84%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (6.84%) Validation
7 7 (5.98%) DevOps
7 7 (5.98%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (5.98%) Visualisation
7 7 (5.98%) Workflow
8 6 (5.13%) Fund Management
8 6 (5.13%) Information Security
8 6 (5.13%) Presales
8 6 (5.13%) Telesales
9 5 (4.27%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (25.64%) SQL
2 21 (17.95%) Java
3 11 (9.40%) C#
4 7 (5.98%) ABAP
4 7 (5.98%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.27%) C++
6 4 (3.42%) Go
6 4 (3.42%) PHP
7 2 (1.71%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.71%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.85%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.85%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (0.85%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (0.85%) Java 8
8 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (19.66%) Degree
2 10 (8.55%) CISSP
3 7 (5.98%) CCNP
3 7 (5.98%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (5.13%) SAP Certification
5 3 (2.56%) CISM
6 2 (1.71%) ACCA
6 2 (1.71%) CIMA
6 2 (1.71%) MCP
7 1 (0.85%) CCNA
7 1 (0.85%) CCVP
7 1 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.85%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.85%) VCP5
7 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) PMO
1 4 (3.42%) QA
2 2 (1.71%) GDPR
3 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.85%) RosettaNet
3 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.42%) Docker
1 4 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.56%) VMware NSX
3 2 (1.71%) HDFS
4 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.85%) vSphere
4 1 (0.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (3.42%) Puppet
1 4 (3.42%) TADDM
2 3 (2.56%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.85%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.85%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.85%) QRadar
3 1 (0.85%) SnapMirror
3 1 (0.85%) SnapVault
3 1 (0.85%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.85%) vCenter Server
3 1 (0.85%) vMotion
3 1 (0.85%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 24 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 17 (14.53%) Oracle
3 13 (11.11%) VMware
4 12 (10.26%) Cisco
5 11 (9.40%) SAP
6 8 (6.84%) Tableau
7 7 (5.98%) HP
8 6 (5.13%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (4.27%) Brocade
9 5 (4.27%) Cognos
9 5 (4.27%) Informatica
9 5 (4.27%) Juniper
10 4 (3.42%) Aruba
10 4 (3.42%) BMC
10 4 (3.42%) IBM
10 4 (3.42%) ServiceNow
11 3 (2.56%) Adobe
11 3 (2.56%) Citrix
11 3 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.85%) Sun