Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £44,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 52 74
Rank change year-on-year +9 +22 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 397 314 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 5.73% 5.04% 4.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.93% 5.20% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 268 263 233
Hampshire median annual salary £44,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.00% +17.65% -19.05%
10th Percentile £31,775 £32,100 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £75,000
South East median annual salary £52,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -0.95% -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 6,698 6,038 6,846
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 96.84% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5,747 5,119 5,952
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £63,000
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 19 January 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 19 January 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
Farnborough +32 81 £40,000 -27.27% 6
Southampton -26 81 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Basingstoke +12 51 £65,000 +30.00% 10
Winchester +7 25 £45,000 +100.00% 15
Fleet +30 14 £60,000 +100.00% 3
Fareham -2 9 £52,500 +133.33% 2
Portsmouth -13 9 £57,500 -8.00% 1
Eastleigh +7 6 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Petersfield - 4 £30,000 -
Romsey - 1 £17,500 -
Wallington - 1 - -
Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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.

1 141 (35.52%) Microsoft
2 121 (30.48%) SAP
3 85 (21.41%) Finance
4 79 (19.90%) SQL
5 78 (19.65%) VMware
5 78 (19.65%) Analytical Skills
6 65 (16.37%) Windows
7 64 (16.12%) VMware Infrastructure
8 53 (13.35%) Manufacturing
9 51 (12.85%) Migration
9 51 (12.85%) Hyper-V
10 47 (11.84%) Presales
10 47 (11.84%) Citrix
11 45 (11.34%) Microsoft Excel
12 44 (11.08%) C#
12 44 (11.08%) SAP HR
12 44 (11.08%) Customer Requirements
13 43 (10.83%) Active Directory
14 41 (10.33%) Retail
14 41 (10.33%) Exchange Server 2013
14 41 (10.33%) Security Cleared
15 39 (9.82%) Test Scripting
15 39 (9.82%) SAP HCM
15 39 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
16 37 (9.32%) HTML
16 37 (9.32%) CSS
16 37 (9.32%) Continuous Improvement
17 36 (9.07%) Web Development
17 36 (9.07%) MS Access
17 36 (9.07%) SAN

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 41 (10.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 24 (6.05%) MS Exchange
3 19 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (2.02%) Skype for Business
5 7 (1.76%) IIS
6 5 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (1.26%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.50%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.25%) JBoss
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 45 (11.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 44 (11.08%) SAP HR
2 39 (9.82%) SAP HCM
3 35 (8.82%) SAP Payroll
4 20 (5.04%) Sage X3
5 19 (4.79%) SAP CO
5 19 (4.79%) SAP FI
5 19 (4.79%) SAP FI/CO
6 10 (2.52%) SAP S/4HANA
6 10 (2.52%) SAP SD
7 9 (2.27%) SAP EWM
8 8 (2.02%) NetSuite
8 8 (2.02%) SAP LE
8 8 (2.02%) SAP MM
8 8 (2.02%) SAP Retail
8 8 (2.02%) SAP SCM
9 7 (1.76%) Dynamics NAV
9 7 (1.76%) SAP Business One
9 7 (1.76%) SAP WM
10 6 (1.51%) Sage 1000
10 6 (1.51%) Sage 500
Cloud Services
1 32 (8.06%) Office 365
2 29 (7.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.53%) IaaS
4 13 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (2.52%) SaaS
6 7 (1.76%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (1.51%) SuccessFactors
8 4 (1.01%) PaaS
9 2 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.50%) Serverless
10 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.25%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 36 (9.07%) SAN
2 33 (8.31%) Firewall
3 16 (4.03%) MPLS
4 15 (3.78%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (3.27%) WAN
6 11 (2.77%) LAN
6 11 (2.77%) SMTP
6 11 (2.77%) VoIP
7 10 (2.52%) Remote Desktop
8 9 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (1.76%) Network Security
9 7 (1.76%) Skype
10 6 (1.51%) iSCSI
10 6 (1.51%) PBX
10 6 (1.51%) PSTN
11 5 (1.26%) Cisco PIX
11 5 (1.26%) DSL
11 5 (1.26%) Ethernet
11 5 (1.26%) SSL
11 5 (1.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (9.07%) MS Access
2 34 (8.56%) SQL Server
3 22 (5.54%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (1.51%) MySQL
5 5 (1.26%) Power BI
5 5 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.50%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.50%) DB2
7 2 (0.50%) Informix
7 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (0.50%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (0.50%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.25%) Big Data
8 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.25%) DTS
8 1 (0.25%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.25%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 20 (5.04%) eCATT
1 20 (5.04%) LSMW
2 6 (1.51%) JIRA
3 5 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.76%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.50%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
General
1 85 (21.41%) Finance
2 53 (13.35%) Manufacturing
3 41 (10.33%) Retail
4 28 (7.05%) Publishing
5 18 (4.53%) Advertising
5 18 (4.53%) Billing
6 15 (3.78%) General Ledger
7 7 (1.76%) German Language
8 6 (1.51%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.26%) Marketing
10 3 (0.76%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.76%) Banking
11 2 (0.50%) Back Office
11 2 (0.50%) Legal
12 1 (0.25%) Automotive
12 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (9.32%) CSS
1 37 (9.32%) HTML
2 20 (5.04%) EDI
2 20 (5.04%) IDoc
3 11 (2.77%) LDAP
4 10 (2.52%) .NET
5 8 (2.02%) XML
6 6 (1.51%) SAP CO-PA
6 6 (1.51%) SAP XI
7 4 (1.01%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.76%) WCF
9 2 (0.50%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.50%) Middleware
9 2 (0.50%) MSMQ
9 2 (0.50%) RESTful
9 2 (0.50%) Web Services
10 1 (0.25%) 802.1X
10 1 (0.25%) COM
10 1 (0.25%) SOAP
10 1 (0.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 78 (19.65%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.79%) Data Centre
3 16 (4.03%) LIMS
4 10 (2.52%) NHS
5 9 (2.27%) Cyberthreat
6 7 (1.76%) Driving Licence
7 5 (1.26%) Clustering
7 5 (1.26%) Cybercrime
7 5 (1.26%) Replication
8 4 (1.01%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.01%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.76%) CESG
9 3 (0.76%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.50%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.50%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.25%) CESG CLAS
11 1 (0.25%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.25%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 65 (16.37%) Windows
2 32 (8.06%) Windows Server
3 23 (5.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (2.52%) Unix
5 9 (2.27%) Linux
6 5 (1.26%) Windows 10
6 5 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.50%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (12.85%) Migration
2 47 (11.84%) Presales
3 44 (11.08%) Customer Requirements
4 39 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (9.82%) Test Scripting
5 37 (9.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 36 (9.07%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 36 (9.07%) Web Development
7 35 (8.82%) Data Migration
7 35 (8.82%) Project Management
8 34 (8.56%) Unit Testing
9 33 (8.31%) ERP
9 33 (8.31%) Integration Testing
9 33 (8.31%) Logistics
10 27 (6.80%) Information Security
11 23 (5.79%) Mentoring
12 19 (4.79%) CRM
12 19 (4.79%) Risk Management
13 18 (4.53%) ITIL
14 16 (4.03%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 79 (19.90%) SQL
2 44 (11.08%) C#
3 30 (7.56%) ABAP
4 8 (2.02%) PowerShell
5 5 (1.26%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.01%) Java
7 3 (0.76%) C
7 3 (0.76%) PHP
7 3 (0.76%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.50%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.50%) Python
9 1 (0.25%) C++
9 1 (0.25%) Progress 4GL
9 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 41 (10.33%) Security Cleared
2 27 (6.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (6.30%) MCSE
4 21 (5.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 18 (4.53%) CISM
6 16 (4.03%) CCA
6 16 (4.03%) CISSP
6 16 (4.03%) Citrix Certification
6 16 (4.03%) Degree
7 13 (3.27%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (3.27%) SC Cleared
8 8 (2.02%) CISA
9 7 (1.76%) CCIE
10 6 (1.51%) CCNA
10 6 (1.51%) CGEIT
10 6 (1.51%) CRISC
11 5 (1.26%) AAT
11 5 (1.26%) MCITP
11 5 (1.26%) MCP
11 5 (1.26%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (2.52%) PCI DSS
3 9 (2.27%) Cyber Essentials
3 9 (2.27%) ISO 22301
3 9 (2.27%) ISO 31000
4 6 (1.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 5 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 4 (1.01%) PMO
6 4 (1.01%) SLA
7 3 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 2 (0.50%) GDPR
8 2 (0.50%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.50%) NIST 800
8 2 (0.50%) RMADS
System Software
1 64 (16.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (12.85%) Hyper-V
3 43 (10.83%) Active Directory
4 22 (5.54%) XenApp
5 9 (2.27%) Firmware
6 7 (1.76%) vSphere
7 5 (1.26%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.50%) Oracle Clusterware
8 2 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (1.26%) Backup Exec
1 5 (1.26%) vCenter Server
2 4 (1.01%) SCCM
3 2 (0.50%) Ansible
3 2 (0.50%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.50%) Puppet
3 2 (0.50%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.25%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.25%) CloudForms
4 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.25%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 141 (35.52%) Microsoft
2 121 (30.48%) SAP
3 78 (19.65%) VMware
4 47 (11.84%) Citrix
5 30 (7.56%) Sage
6 24 (6.05%) Cisco
7 16 (4.03%) HP
7 16 (4.03%) Oracle
8 14 (3.53%) Veeam
9 12 (3.02%) Blue Coat
10 11 (2.77%) Ariba
11 9 (2.27%) Infor
12 8 (2.02%) Juniper
13 7 (1.76%) Dell
14 6 (1.51%) ProCurve
14 6 (1.51%) Sybase
14 6 (1.51%) Symantec
15 5 (1.26%) Veritas
15 5 (1.26%) WatchGuard
15 5 (1.26%) ZyXEL