Period
to 22 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 54 70
Rank change year-on-year -13 +16 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 288 292 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.35% 5.06% 4.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.50% 5.24% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 203 252 227
Hampshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,175 £33,250
90th Percentile £79,750 £80,000 £78,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -4.76%

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 6,398 5,571 6,558
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.68% 96.47% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5,214 4,850 5,762
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +3.45%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
Basingstoke -30 53 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Farnborough +4 43 £37,500 -10.71% 8
Southampton -35 32 £38,750 -3.13% 1
Fareham +17 23 £38,750 -3.13% 1
Fleet -5 19 £70,000 +86.67% 1
Portsmouth +6 12 £55,000 +29.41% 6
Aldershot +7 11 £60,000 -7.69%
Winchester +9 10 £24,000 -58.26%
Eastleigh -12 7 £25,000 -
Ringwood - 5 £40,000 -
Hook - 5 £47,500 -
Romsey -20 3 £30,000 +71.43% 2
Petersfield - 2 £37,500 -
Alton - 2 £38,500 - 1
Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 91 (31.60%) Microsoft
2 82 (28.47%) SQL
3 67 (23.26%) Finance
4 62 (21.53%) SAP
5 58 (20.14%) SQL Server
6 44 (15.28%) C#
7 43 (14.93%) Project Management
8 42 (14.58%) Problem-Solving
9 39 (13.54%) Retail
10 37 (12.85%) Windows
11 36 (12.50%) CRM
12 35 (12.15%) Agile Software Development
13 34 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
14 32 (11.11%) Security Cleared
15 29 (10.07%) Time Management
15 29 (10.07%) SaaS
16 28 (9.72%) Degree
16 28 (9.72%) HTML
17 26 (9.03%) JIRA
18 25 (8.68%) Microsoft Azure
18 25 (8.68%) ERP
19 24 (8.33%) .NET
19 24 (8.33%) Logistics
19 24 (8.33%) SC Cleared
20 23 (7.99%) Presales
20 23 (7.99%) Manufacturing
20 23 (7.99%) Business Analysis
21 22 (7.64%) Scrum
21 22 (7.64%) PRINCE2
22 21 (7.29%) SAP HR

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 14 (4.86%) IIS
2 10 (3.47%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (1.74%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.39%) NetWeaver
5 4 (1.39%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.69%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.35%) CMS
7 1 (0.35%) JBoss
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.35%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.35%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.35%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 21 (7.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 21 (7.29%) SAP HR
2 16 (5.56%) SAP HCM
3 10 (3.47%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (2.78%) SAP FI
5 6 (2.08%) SAP CO
5 6 (2.08%) SAP FI/CO
5 6 (2.08%) SAP MM
6 5 (1.74%) NetSuite
6 5 (1.74%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (1.39%) SAP BPC
7 4 (1.39%) SAP SD
8 3 (1.04%) Sage 1000
8 3 (1.04%) Sage 200
8 3 (1.04%) Sage 500
8 3 (1.04%) SAP APO
8 3 (1.04%) SAP Business One
8 3 (1.04%) SAP S/4HANA
9 2 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.69%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 29 (10.07%) SaaS
2 25 (8.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (6.25%) Dynamics 365
4 16 (5.56%) SuccessFactors
5 12 (4.17%) PaaS
6 11 (3.82%) Office 365
7 10 (3.47%) Azure Functions
7 10 (3.47%) Serverless
8 4 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.69%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.35%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.56%) Firewall
2 15 (5.21%) Network Security
3 14 (4.86%) SAN
4 9 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (2.78%) Wireless
6 6 (2.08%) Cisco Firepower
6 6 (2.08%) IP Telephony
6 6 (2.08%) LAN
6 6 (2.08%) WLAN
7 5 (1.74%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (1.74%) iSCSI
7 5 (1.74%) Skype
8 4 (1.39%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (1.39%) SMTP
8 4 (1.39%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.69%) ATM
9 2 (0.69%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.69%) MPLS
9 2 (0.69%) WebEx
10 1 (0.35%) IOS XR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (20.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.47%) Azure SQL Database
3 7 (2.43%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.08%) SQLPlus
5 5 (1.74%) Geospatial Data
5 5 (1.74%) Oracle Exadata
6 4 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (1.39%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.04%) MS Access
7 3 (1.04%) MySQL
7 3 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.69%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.69%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.69%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.69%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.69%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.35%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 26 (9.03%) JIRA
2 15 (5.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.39%) eCATT
3 4 (1.39%) LSMW
4 3 (1.04%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.69%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.35%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.35%) JUnit
6 1 (0.35%) SilkTest
6 1 (0.35%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.35%) Subversion
General
1 67 (23.26%) Finance
2 39 (13.54%) Retail
3 23 (7.99%) Manufacturing
4 13 (4.51%) Publishing
5 11 (3.82%) Advertising
6 8 (2.78%) Marketing
7 7 (2.43%) Electronics
8 6 (2.08%) Billing
8 6 (2.08%) Legal
9 5 (1.74%) Back Office
9 5 (1.74%) Banking
10 4 (1.39%) Military
10 4 (1.39%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.69%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.35%) Law
12 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (9.72%) HTML
2 24 (8.33%) .NET
3 19 (6.60%) CSS
4 18 (6.25%) XML
5 10 (3.47%) MSMQ
5 10 (3.47%) RESTful
5 10 (3.47%) SAP Basis
5 10 (3.47%) WCF
6 4 (1.39%) EDI
6 4 (1.39%) IDoc
6 4 (1.39%) LDAP
6 4 (1.39%) Web Services
7 3 (1.04%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (1.04%) SOAP
8 2 (0.69%) 802.1X
8 2 (0.69%) Kafka
8 2 (0.69%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.69%) XSL
9 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.51%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.08%) Acoustics
5 6 (2.08%) Algorithms
5 6 (2.08%) Blog
5 6 (2.08%) Industry 4.0
5 6 (2.08%) NHS
6 5 (1.74%) Driving Licence
6 5 (1.74%) EPoS
7 4 (1.39%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.39%) LIMS
8 3 (1.04%) FMCG
8 3 (1.04%) Learning Management System
8 3 (1.04%) User Experience
9 2 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.69%) PKI
9 2 (0.69%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.69%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 37 (12.85%) Windows
2 16 (5.56%) Linux
3 9 (3.13%) Unix
3 9 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (2.78%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.04%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (14.93%) Project Management
2 42 (14.58%) Problem-Solving
3 36 (12.50%) CRM
4 35 (12.15%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (10.07%) Time Management
6 25 (8.68%) ERP
7 24 (8.33%) Logistics
8 23 (7.99%) Business Analysis
8 23 (7.99%) Presales
9 22 (7.64%) PRINCE2
9 22 (7.64%) Scrum
10 19 (6.60%) Cybersecurity
10 19 (6.60%) Software Delivery
11 18 (6.25%) Mentoring
11 18 (6.25%) Resource Allocation
12 17 (5.90%) Test Scripting
13 15 (5.21%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (5.21%) Data Migration
13 15 (5.21%) Migration
14 14 (4.86%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 82 (28.47%) SQL
2 44 (15.28%) C#
3 19 (6.60%) ABAP
4 14 (4.86%) C
5 11 (3.82%) Java
5 11 (3.82%) JavaScript
6 8 (2.78%) C++
7 6 (2.08%) PL/SQL
7 6 (2.08%) Python
8 3 (1.04%) PHP
8 3 (1.04%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.69%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 28 (9.72%) Degree
3 24 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 12 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (2.78%) DV Cleared
6 6 (2.08%) CCNP
6 6 (2.08%) CESG Certified Professional
6 6 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.08%) JNCIE
6 6 (2.08%) JNCIP
6 6 (2.08%) JNCIS
6 6 (2.08%) MCSE
7 5 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.39%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (1.04%) CCA
9 3 (1.04%) CCIE
9 3 (1.04%) CCIE Security
9 3 (1.04%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.04%) PhD
9 3 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.74%) PMO
3 3 (1.04%) JSP 440
3 3 (1.04%) QA
4 2 (0.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.35%) GMP
System Software
1 19 (6.60%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.21%) Hyper-V
3 10 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.43%) XenApp
5 2 (0.69%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (0.69%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.69%) UAG
5 2 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.08%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.35%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.35%) QRadar
2 1 (0.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 91 (31.60%) Microsoft
2 62 (21.53%) SAP
3 17 (5.90%) Cisco
4 16 (5.56%) Oracle
4 16 (5.56%) VMware
5 14 (4.86%) F5
5 14 (4.86%) Fortinet
5 14 (4.86%) Juniper
6 12 (4.17%) CheckPoint
7 11 (3.82%) Blue Coat
8 10 (3.47%) Palo Alto
9 9 (3.13%) Citrix
10 6 (2.08%) FireEye
10 6 (2.08%) ForeScout
10 6 (2.08%) Tufin
11 5 (1.74%) Actian
11 5 (1.74%) SonicWALL
12 4 (1.39%) Epicor
12 4 (1.39%) Sage
13 3 (1.04%) HP