Period
to 26 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 26 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 > Hampshire
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 51 88
Rank change year-on-year 0 +37 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 382 293 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 5.31% 4.87% 3.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.47% 5.02% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 282 267 212
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £35,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £54,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% -1.36% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 6,981 5,842 6,581
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.09% 97.01% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5,891 4,979 5,811
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% -2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Hampshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Hampshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Hampshire over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Hampshire

Consultant
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 26 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
Southampton -44 70 £37,500 -25.00% 6
Farnborough +23 64 £37,500 -25.00% 6
Basingstoke +5 51 £57,500 +27.78% 10
Winchester +7 32 £50,000 +122.22% 1
Fleet -3 22 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Fareham +10 17 £52,500 +133.33% 3
Eastleigh +2 13 £37,500 -6.25%
Portsmouth -14 10 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Hook -2 8 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Ringwood - 5 £40,000 - 1
Petersfield - 5 £30,000 -
Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Hampshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 122 (31.94%) Microsoft
2 93 (24.35%) Finance
3 88 (23.04%) SQL
4 83 (21.73%) Analytical Skills
5 80 (20.94%) SAP
6 73 (19.11%) Problem-Solving
7 47 (12.30%) Project Management
7 47 (12.30%) Security Cleared
8 45 (11.78%) Windows
9 44 (11.52%) VMware
10 42 (10.99%) Manufacturing
11 41 (10.73%) C#
11 41 (10.73%) Microsoft Excel
12 40 (10.47%) Test Scripting
12 40 (10.47%) Hyper-V
13 38 (9.95%) Retail
14 37 (9.69%) HTML
14 37 (9.69%) CSS
15 36 (9.42%) ERP
15 36 (9.42%) Citrix
15 36 (9.42%) Unit Testing
15 36 (9.42%) Creative Problem-Solving
16 34 (8.90%) Degree
16 34 (8.90%) Presales
17 33 (8.64%) Office 365
17 33 (8.64%) SC Cleared
17 33 (8.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 32 (8.38%) SAN
18 32 (8.38%) MS Access
18 32 (8.38%) Web Development

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 26 (6.81%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (2.62%) MS Exchange
3 7 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.05%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.79%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.52%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.52%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.26%) CMS
7 1 (0.26%) IIS
7 1 (0.26%) JBoss
7 1 (0.26%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.26%) SAS
7 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 41 (10.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 31 (8.12%) SAP HR
2 27 (7.07%) SAP HCM
3 19 (4.97%) SAP Payroll
4 17 (4.45%) Sage X3
5 13 (3.40%) Dynamics AX
6 12 (3.14%) Dynamics CRM
7 11 (2.88%) SAP CO
7 11 (2.88%) SAP FI
7 11 (2.88%) SAP FI/CO
8 10 (2.62%) NetSuite
9 7 (1.83%) Dynamics NAV
9 7 (1.83%) SAP Business One
10 6 (1.57%) Sage 1000
10 6 (1.57%) Sage 200
10 6 (1.57%) Sage 500
10 6 (1.57%) SAP SD
11 5 (1.31%) SAP LE
11 5 (1.31%) SAP MM
11 5 (1.31%) SAP Retail
11 5 (1.31%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 33 (8.64%) Office 365
2 27 (7.07%) SaaS
3 24 (6.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (5.24%) Dynamics 365
5 10 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (2.62%) IaaS
6 9 (2.36%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.52%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.26%) Heroku
9 1 (0.26%) PaaS
9 1 (0.26%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.38%) SAN
2 21 (5.50%) Firewall
3 15 (3.93%) Fibre Channel
4 13 (3.40%) Skype
5 12 (3.14%) iSCSI
5 12 (3.14%) Remote Desktop
6 8 (2.09%) LAN
7 7 (1.83%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (1.83%) MPLS
7 7 (1.83%) PBX
7 7 (1.83%) PSTN
7 7 (1.83%) VoIP
7 7 (1.83%) WAN
8 4 (1.05%) SMTP
9 3 (0.79%) Network Security
9 3 (0.79%) Wireless
10 2 (0.52%) BGP
10 2 (0.52%) NX-OS
11 1 (0.26%) L2TP
11 1 (0.26%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (8.38%) MS Access
2 22 (5.76%) SQL Server
3 20 (5.24%) Crystal Reports
4 11 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (1.83%) Geospatial Data
6 6 (1.57%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.57%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (1.31%) Power BI
8 4 (1.05%) MySQL
8 4 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.79%) DTS
9 3 (0.79%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.79%) Star Schema
10 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.52%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (0.26%) Base SAS
11 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (3.66%) eCATT
1 14 (3.66%) JIRA
1 14 (3.66%) LSMW
2 3 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.79%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.52%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.52%) sqlmap
4 1 (0.26%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.26%) JUnit
4 1 (0.26%) SilkTest
4 1 (0.26%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.26%) Travis CI
General
1 93 (24.35%) Finance
2 42 (10.99%) Manufacturing
3 38 (9.95%) Retail
4 24 (6.28%) Publishing
5 18 (4.71%) Advertising
6 16 (4.19%) Billing
7 13 (3.40%) Telecoms
8 10 (2.62%) General Ledger
9 8 (2.09%) Marketing
10 4 (1.05%) Banking
10 4 (1.05%) Legal
11 1 (0.26%) Automotive
11 1 (0.26%) Back Office
11 1 (0.26%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (9.69%) CSS
1 37 (9.69%) HTML
2 14 (3.66%) EDI
2 14 (3.66%) IDoc
3 11 (2.88%) XML
4 5 (1.31%) .NET
5 4 (1.05%) LDAP
6 3 (0.79%) XSLT
7 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.26%) J2EE
7 1 (0.26%) J2SE
7 1 (0.26%) Middleware
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.26%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.26%) SAP CO-PA
7 1 (0.26%) SOAP
7 1 (0.26%) Spring
7 1 (0.26%) WCF
7 1 (0.26%) Web Services
7 1 (0.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 83 (21.73%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (7.59%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (3.66%) LIMS
4 9 (2.36%) Data Centre
5 5 (1.31%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (1.05%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.79%) CESG
7 3 (0.79%) CESG CLAS
7 3 (0.79%) EMV
7 3 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.79%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.52%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.26%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.26%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.26%) Minimum Viable Product
9 1 (0.26%) PKI
9 1 (0.26%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.26%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (11.78%) Windows
2 17 (4.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (3.14%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.57%) Linux
5 4 (1.05%) Unix
6 2 (0.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (19.11%) Problem-Solving
2 47 (12.30%) Project Management
3 40 (10.47%) Test Scripting
4 36 (9.42%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 36 (9.42%) ERP
4 36 (9.42%) Unit Testing
5 34 (8.90%) Presales
6 32 (8.38%) Web Development
7 28 (7.33%) Information Security
8 27 (7.07%) CRM
9 25 (6.54%) Business Analysis
9 25 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
9 25 (6.54%) Migration
9 25 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (6.28%) Customer Requirements
10 24 (6.28%) Cybersecurity
10 24 (6.28%) Integration Testing
11 23 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (6.02%) Data Migration
12 22 (5.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (23.04%) SQL
2 41 (10.73%) C#
3 17 (4.45%) ABAP
4 7 (1.83%) C
5 2 (0.52%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.26%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.26%) Java
6 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (12.30%) Security Cleared
2 34 (8.90%) Degree
3 33 (8.64%) SC Cleared
4 22 (5.76%) CISM
5 15 (3.93%) CISSP
6 14 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (3.40%) CESG Certified Professional
8 12 (3.14%) MCSE
9 11 (2.88%) CCA
9 11 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (2.88%) Citrix Certification
9 11 (2.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (2.62%) DV Cleared
11 9 (2.36%) CISA
12 8 (2.09%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 8 (2.09%) CCSP
13 7 (1.83%) CGEIT
13 7 (1.83%) CRISC
14 6 (1.57%) AAT
15 3 (0.79%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (8.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (3.66%) PCI DSS
3 10 (2.62%) Cyber Essentials
3 10 (2.62%) ISO 22301
3 10 (2.62%) ISO 31000
4 8 (2.09%) GDPR
4 8 (2.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 8 (2.09%) PMO
5 5 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 4 (1.05%) SLA
7 3 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 2 (0.52%) RMADS
9 1 (0.26%) JSP 440
System Software
1 40 (10.47%) Hyper-V
2 31 (8.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (6.81%) Active Directory
4 23 (6.02%) XenApp
5 9 (2.36%) Firmware
6 4 (1.05%) vSphere
7 2 (0.52%) Oracle Clusterware
7 2 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.52%) vCloud
8 1 (0.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.52%) Data Guard
1 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (0.52%) Nessus
1 2 (0.52%) Nmap
1 2 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.26%) Ansible
2 1 (0.26%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.26%) Puppet
2 1 (0.26%) SCCM
2 1 (0.26%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 122 (31.94%) Microsoft
2 80 (20.94%) SAP
3 44 (11.52%) VMware
4 36 (9.42%) Citrix
5 27 (7.07%) Sage
6 12 (3.14%) Cisco
6 12 (3.14%) Oracle
7 8 (2.09%) HP
7 8 (2.09%) Infor
8 6 (1.57%) Ariba
8 6 (1.57%) Veeam
9 5 (1.31%) SonicWALL
10 4 (1.05%) Blue Coat
10 4 (1.05%) Epicor
10 4 (1.05%) Sybase
11 2 (0.52%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.52%) Kaspersky
11 2 (0.52%) Marketo
11 2 (0.52%) Xero
12 1 (0.26%) Meraki