Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 56 62
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 350 338 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 5.54% 4.95% 4.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.74% 5.10% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 251 275 258
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +22.22% -10.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £72,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% -4.55%

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 6097 6627 7023
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.55% 97.06% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5285 5694 5896
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -2 72 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Farnborough +1 63 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Basingstoke +21 56 £67,500 +28.57% 1
Winchester +13 20 £50,000 +122.22% 2
Portsmouth -17 15 £51,250 -21.15%
Fleet +33 6 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Wallington - 3 £22,500 -
Aldershot +13 1 - -
Fareham +4 1 £70,000 +211.11%
Romsey -2 1 £17,500 -68.18%
Tadley - 1 £37,500 -
Andover - 1 £57,500 -
Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hampshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 130 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 87 (24.86%) SAP
3 84 (24.00%) VMware
4 76 (21.71%) Windows
5 71 (20.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 62 (17.71%) Firewall
7 59 (16.86%) SQL
8 58 (16.57%) Active Directory
9 57 (16.29%) Finance
10 54 (15.43%) Migration
10 54 (15.43%) Analytical Skills
11 51 (14.57%) Windows Server
12 47 (13.43%) Presales
13 46 (13.14%) Security Cleared
14 41 (11.71%) Hyper-V
14 41 (11.71%) C#
15 40 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
15 40 (11.43%) Customer Requirements
16 37 (10.57%) Cisco
16 37 (10.57%) Citrix
17 36 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
17 36 (10.29%) Manufacturing
18 35 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
19 34 (9.71%) HTML
19 34 (9.71%) CSS
20 33 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
20 33 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
21 31 (8.86%) Project Management
21 31 (8.86%) MPLS
21 31 (8.86%) MCSE

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 40 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 31 (8.86%) MS Exchange
3 25 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (4.57%) IIS
5 14 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (2.57%) Skype for Business
7 6 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.43%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.57%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.29%) JBoss
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (7.71%) SAP HR
2 24 (6.86%) SAP HCM
3 20 (5.71%) SAP Payroll
4 18 (5.14%) Sage X3
5 12 (3.43%) SAP CO
5 12 (3.43%) SAP FI
5 12 (3.43%) SAP FI/CO
6 10 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
6 10 (2.86%) SAP S/4HANA
7 9 (2.57%) SAP EWM
8 7 (2.00%) SAP SD
8 7 (2.00%) SAP WM
9 6 (1.71%) SAP LE
9 6 (1.71%) SAP MM
9 6 (1.71%) SAP Retail
9 6 (1.71%) SAP SCM
10 5 (1.43%) NetSuite
11 3 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
11 3 (0.86%) Dynamics GP
12 2 (0.57%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 35 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (7.71%) Office 365
3 17 (4.86%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (4.00%) IaaS
5 5 (1.43%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (0.86%) PaaS
7 2 (0.57%) SaaS
7 2 (0.57%) Serverless
8 1 (0.29%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.29%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 62 (17.71%) Firewall
2 31 (8.86%) MPLS
3 27 (7.71%) SAN
3 27 (7.71%) WAN
4 24 (6.86%) VPN
5 22 (6.29%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (4.57%) LAN
7 15 (4.29%) Cisco PIX
8 14 (4.00%) DNS
8 14 (4.00%) DSL
8 14 (4.00%) Ethernet
8 14 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
8 14 (4.00%) SSL
8 14 (4.00%) VoIP
9 12 (3.43%) TCP/IP
10 11 (3.14%) LDAP
10 11 (3.14%) SMTP
11 9 (2.57%) Network Security
12 6 (1.71%) BGP
12 6 (1.71%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.71%) MS Access
3 17 (4.86%) Crystal Reports
4 8 (2.29%) Azure SQL Database
4 8 (2.29%) SAP BW
5 7 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (2.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 7 (2.00%) QlikView
5 7 (2.00%) Semantic Layer
6 3 (0.86%) DB2
6 3 (0.86%) Informix
7 2 (0.57%) MySQL
7 2 (0.57%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.29%) Big Data
8 1 (0.29%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.29%) GIS
8 1 (0.29%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 14 (4.00%) eCATT
1 14 (4.00%) LSMW
2 2 (0.57%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.29%) Selenium
3 1 (0.29%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.29%) WebDriver
General
1 57 (16.29%) Finance
2 36 (10.29%) Manufacturing
3 27 (7.71%) Retail
4 16 (4.57%) Publishing
5 11 (3.14%) Advertising
6 10 (2.86%) Billing
7 9 (2.57%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.00%) German Language
9 6 (1.71%) General Ledger
10 5 (1.43%) Marketing
11 4 (1.14%) Automotive
12 3 (0.86%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.57%) Back Office
13 2 (0.57%) Banking
13 2 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.29%) Legal
14 1 (0.29%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (9.71%) CSS
1 34 (9.71%) HTML
2 20 (5.71%) .NET
3 15 (4.29%) ASP.NET
4 14 (4.00%) EDI
4 14 (4.00%) IDoc
5 9 (2.57%) WCF
6 6 (1.71%) SAP CO-PA
6 6 (1.71%) SAP XI
7 2 (0.57%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.57%) Middleware
7 2 (0.57%) MSMQ
7 2 (0.57%) RESTful
7 2 (0.57%) Web Services
7 2 (0.57%) XML
8 1 (0.29%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.29%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.29%) COM
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (15.43%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.57%) Data Centre
3 14 (4.00%) Clustering
3 14 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.00%) Replication
4 10 (2.86%) LIMS
4 10 (2.86%) NHS
5 9 (2.57%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.29%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (2.00%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (1.43%) CESG
8 5 (1.43%) Cybercrime
9 4 (1.14%) CMDB
10 3 (0.86%) CESG CLAS
10 3 (0.86%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.86%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (0.86%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.57%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.29%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.29%) Bitcoin
Operating Systems
1 76 (21.71%) Windows
2 51 (14.57%) Windows Server
3 31 (8.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (3.71%) Linux
7 10 (2.86%) Mac OS X
7 10 (2.86%) Unix
8 7 (2.00%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.43%) Windows 10
10 4 (1.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (15.43%) Migration
2 47 (13.43%) Presales
3 40 (11.43%) Customer Requirements
4 33 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (8.86%) Project Management
6 30 (8.57%) Integration Testing
6 30 (8.57%) Load Balancing
7 28 (8.00%) Test Scripting
8 27 (7.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 27 (7.71%) Information Security
8 27 (7.71%) Web Development
9 26 (7.43%) ITIL
9 26 (7.43%) Logistics
10 25 (7.14%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 25 (7.14%) Service Delivery
11 24 (6.86%) Data Migration
11 24 (6.86%) ERP
11 24 (6.86%) Mentoring
12 21 (6.00%) Cybersecurity
13 20 (5.71%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (16.86%) SQL
2 41 (11.71%) C#
3 24 (6.86%) ABAP
4 21 (6.00%) PowerShell
5 10 (2.86%) JavaScript
6 9 (2.57%) Java
7 8 (2.29%) PHP
7 8 (2.29%) VB.NET
8 7 (2.00%) C
9 6 (1.71%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.86%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.57%) Python
12 1 (0.29%) C++
12 1 (0.29%) F#
12 1 (0.29%) Progress 4GL
12 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 46 (13.14%) Security Cleared
2 36 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (8.86%) MCSE
5 30 (8.57%) Degree
6 28 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 24 (6.86%) SC Cleared
8 23 (6.57%) CISSP
9 19 (5.43%) CISM
10 16 (4.57%) CCIE
10 16 (4.57%) CCNP
11 14 (4.00%) CCA
11 14 (4.00%) CCNA
11 14 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
11 14 (4.00%) JNCIP
11 14 (4.00%) MCITP
11 14 (4.00%) MCP
11 14 (4.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (1.71%) GCIA
12 6 (1.71%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (2.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 6 (1.71%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.71%) SLA
4 3 (0.86%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (0.86%) ISO 22301
4 3 (0.86%) ISO 31000
4 3 (0.86%) PMO
5 2 (0.57%) GDPR
5 2 (0.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.57%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.57%) NIST 800
6 1 (0.29%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 1 (0.29%) QA
6 1 (0.29%) RMADS
System Software
1 71 (20.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (16.57%) Active Directory
3 41 (11.71%) Hyper-V
4 15 (4.29%) XenApp
5 14 (4.00%) Terminal Services
6 6 (1.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (4.00%) Backup Exec
1 14 (4.00%) vCenter Server
2 6 (1.71%) SCCM
3 3 (0.86%) Puppet
4 2 (0.57%) Ansible
4 2 (0.57%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.57%) vRealize
5 1 (0.29%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.29%) CloudForms
5 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 130 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 87 (24.86%) SAP
3 84 (24.00%) VMware
4 37 (10.57%) Cisco
4 37 (10.57%) Citrix
5 30 (8.57%) Juniper
6 24 (6.86%) HP
6 24 (6.86%) Sage
7 21 (6.00%) Veeam
8 19 (5.43%) Dell
9 16 (4.57%) Symantec
10 15 (4.29%) Oracle
10 15 (4.29%) ProCurve
10 15 (4.29%) SonicWALL
11 14 (4.00%) Draytek
11 14 (4.00%) Palo Alto
11 14 (4.00%) Veritas
11 14 (4.00%) WatchGuard
11 14 (4.00%) ZyXEL
12 12 (3.43%) Blue Coat