Period
to 16 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 58 78
Rank change year-on-year +1 +20 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 321 288 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.81% 4.78% 3.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.96% 4.94% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 242 269 217
Hampshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £28,750 £32,500 £34,200
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £77,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year - -2.33% +2.38%

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 6,477 5,834 6,776
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.14% 96.86% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5,302 5,073 5,954
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -2.44%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £60,675
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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -8 61 £58,750 +30.56% 3
Southampton -26 48 £37,500 -25.00%
Farnborough -14 43 £37,500 -8.54% 7
Fareham +28 25 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Fleet -4 18 £63,750 +27.50% 3
Winchester +14 14 £58,500 +1.74% 1
Portsmouth -3 11 £60,000 +41.18% 7
Eastleigh -4 10 £40,000 - 2
Hook - 10 £47,500 -
Aldershot +4 8 £60,000 -7.69%
Ringwood - 7 £40,000 -
Petersfield - 2 £31,750 -
Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 105 (32.71%) Microsoft
2 88 (27.41%) SQL
3 80 (24.92%) Finance
4 56 (17.45%) Analytical Skills
4 56 (17.45%) Problem-Solving
5 49 (15.26%) Project Management
6 47 (14.64%) SAP
6 47 (14.64%) Security Cleared
7 45 (14.02%) Windows
8 44 (13.71%) CRM
8 44 (13.71%) C#
9 42 (13.08%) SC Cleared
10 38 (11.84%) HTML
10 38 (11.84%) SQL Server
11 37 (11.53%) Retail
12 36 (11.21%) Degree
12 36 (11.21%) SaaS
13 34 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
14 31 (9.66%) Cybersecurity
15 30 (9.35%) Time Management
16 29 (9.03%) CSS
17 27 (8.41%) Microsoft Excel
17 27 (8.41%) Business Analysis
17 27 (8.41%) Test Scripting
17 27 (8.41%) Dynamics 365
18 26 (8.10%) Hyper-V
18 26 (8.10%) Dynamics CRM
19 25 (7.79%) Active Directory
19 25 (7.79%) Presales
20 24 (7.48%) ERP

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 9 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (1.56%) IIS
3 4 (1.25%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.25%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.93%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.62%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.62%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.31%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.31%) CMS
6 1 (0.31%) JBoss
6 1 (0.31%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.31%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.31%) SAS
6 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 27 (8.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.87%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.31%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 26 (8.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (4.67%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (4.36%) SAP HR
4 12 (3.74%) SAP HCM
5 7 (2.18%) NetSuite
6 5 (1.56%) SAP MM
7 4 (1.25%) Sage 1000
7 4 (1.25%) Sage 200
7 4 (1.25%) Sage 500
7 4 (1.25%) SAP Business One
7 4 (1.25%) SAP CO
7 4 (1.25%) SAP FI
7 4 (1.25%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (1.25%) SAP Payroll
8 3 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.93%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (0.93%) SAP QM
8 3 (0.93%) SAP SD
8 3 (0.93%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.62%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 36 (11.21%) SaaS
2 27 (8.41%) Dynamics 365
3 23 (7.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (7.17%) Office 365
4 10 (3.12%) SuccessFactors
5 8 (2.49%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (1.87%) IaaS
7 5 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.62%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.62%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.31%) Heroku
9 1 (0.31%) PaaS
9 1 (0.31%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 1 (0.31%) Serverless
9 1 (0.31%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.23%) Firewall
1 20 (6.23%) SAN
2 14 (4.36%) Network Security
3 10 (3.12%) Fibre Channel
3 10 (3.12%) iSCSI
3 10 (3.12%) LAN
3 10 (3.12%) Skype
3 10 (3.12%) Wireless
4 9 (2.80%) Remote Desktop
5 7 (2.18%) WLAN
6 6 (1.87%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (1.87%) IP Telephony
7 4 (1.25%) Unified Communications
7 4 (1.25%) WAN
8 3 (0.93%) Cisco Firepower
8 3 (0.93%) PBX
8 3 (0.93%) PSTN
8 3 (0.93%) VoIP
9 2 (0.62%) ATM
9 2 (0.62%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (11.84%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.05%) MS Access
3 12 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (3.43%) Oracle Database
5 9 (2.80%) Geospatial Data
6 7 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.87%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (1.87%) SQLPlus
8 5 (1.56%) Oracle Exadata
9 4 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (1.25%) Star Schema
10 3 (0.93%) DTS
10 3 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.62%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.62%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.62%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.62%) SAP HANA
12 1 (0.31%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 21 (6.54%) JIRA
2 6 (1.87%) eCATT
2 6 (1.87%) LSMW
3 5 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.25%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.62%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.62%) sqlmap
6 1 (0.31%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.31%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.31%) JUnit
6 1 (0.31%) SilkTest
6 1 (0.31%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.31%) Subversion
6 1 (0.31%) Travis CI
General
1 80 (24.92%) Finance
2 37 (11.53%) Retail
3 22 (6.85%) Manufacturing
4 14 (4.36%) Advertising
5 13 (4.05%) Marketing
5 13 (4.05%) Publishing
6 9 (2.80%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.18%) Billing
8 6 (1.87%) Electronics
9 5 (1.56%) Banking
10 4 (1.25%) Legal
11 3 (0.93%) Back Office
11 3 (0.93%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.62%) Military
13 1 (0.31%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (11.84%) HTML
2 29 (9.03%) CSS
3 15 (4.67%) .NET
4 14 (4.36%) XML
5 6 (1.87%) EDI
5 6 (1.87%) IDoc
5 6 (1.87%) SAP Basis
6 5 (1.56%) Web Services
7 3 (0.93%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (0.93%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (0.93%) XSLT
8 2 (0.62%) 802.1X
8 2 (0.62%) Kafka
8 2 (0.62%) WCF
9 1 (0.31%) J2SE
9 1 (0.31%) MSMQ
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.31%) RESTful
9 1 (0.31%) SAP Fiori
9 1 (0.31%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 56 (17.45%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.67%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (3.12%) Management Information System
4 6 (1.87%) LIMS
4 6 (1.87%) NHS
5 5 (1.56%) Blog
5 5 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.56%) Industry 4.0
6 4 (1.25%) Acoustics
6 4 (1.25%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.25%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.25%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.25%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.93%) CESG
7 3 (0.93%) CESG CLAS
7 3 (0.93%) EMV
7 3 (0.93%) EPoS
8 2 (0.62%) Clustering
8 2 (0.62%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.62%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 45 (14.02%) Windows
2 13 (4.05%) Linux
3 12 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (3.43%) Windows Server
5 9 (2.80%) Unix
6 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (17.45%) Problem-Solving
2 49 (15.26%) Project Management
3 44 (13.71%) CRM
4 34 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (9.66%) Cybersecurity
6 30 (9.35%) Time Management
7 27 (8.41%) Business Analysis
7 27 (8.41%) Test Scripting
8 25 (7.79%) Presales
9 24 (7.48%) ERP
9 24 (7.48%) Logistics
9 24 (7.48%) PRINCE2
9 24 (7.48%) Unit Testing
10 21 (6.54%) Creative Problem-Solving
11 19 (5.92%) Scrum
11 19 (5.92%) Software Delivery
12 18 (5.61%) Resource Allocation
13 15 (4.67%) Migration
14 14 (4.36%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (4.36%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 88 (27.41%) SQL
2 44 (13.71%) C#
3 16 (4.98%) ABAP
4 14 (4.36%) C
5 10 (3.12%) JavaScript
6 8 (2.49%) Java
7 6 (1.87%) C++
7 6 (1.87%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.25%) Python
9 3 (0.93%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.62%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.31%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 47 (14.64%) Security Cleared
2 42 (13.08%) SC Cleared
3 36 (11.21%) Degree
4 14 (4.36%) CESG Certified Professional
4 14 (4.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (4.05%) DV Cleared
6 11 (3.43%) CISM
7 10 (3.12%) CISSP
8 8 (2.49%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 8 (2.49%) CCSP
9 7 (2.18%) MCSE
10 6 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (1.87%) JNCIE
10 6 (1.87%) JNCIP
10 6 (1.87%) JNCIS
11 5 (1.56%) CCNP
12 4 (1.25%) ACCA
12 4 (1.25%) CCA
12 4 (1.25%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (2.80%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.49%) GDPR
4 7 (2.18%) PMO
5 3 (0.93%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (0.93%) QA
6 2 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.62%) RMADS
7 1 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.31%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.31%) ISO 31000
7 1 (0.31%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (8.10%) Hyper-V
2 25 (7.79%) Active Directory
3 13 (4.05%) XenApp
4 12 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.62%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (0.62%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.62%) UAG
5 2 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.31%) Docker
6 1 (0.31%) vCloud
6 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.87%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.62%) Nessus
2 2 (0.62%) Nmap
2 2 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.31%) Ansible
3 1 (0.31%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.31%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.31%) Puppet
3 1 (0.31%) QRadar
Vendors
1 105 (32.71%) Microsoft
2 47 (14.64%) SAP
3 21 (6.54%) Citrix
4 20 (6.23%) VMware
5 18 (5.61%) Oracle
6 16 (4.98%) Cisco
7 11 (3.43%) F5
7 11 (3.43%) Fortinet
7 11 (3.43%) Juniper
8 9 (2.80%) CheckPoint
8 9 (2.80%) Palo Alto
9 7 (2.18%) Sage
9 7 (2.18%) SonicWALL
10 5 (1.56%) Actian
11 4 (1.25%) Epicor
11 4 (1.25%) Infor
12 3 (0.93%) Blue Coat
12 3 (0.93%) HP
12 3 (0.93%) JD Edwards
12 3 (0.93%) Tufin