The median annual salary for a Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 56 35 52
Rank change year-on-year -21 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 88 158 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.06% 6.14% 5.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.22% 6.42% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 61 122 112
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £66,350
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2087 2462 2263
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.22% 95.72% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1755 2033 1812
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire that featured Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Hertfordshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Hertfordshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Hertfordshire

Consultant
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford 0 35 £52,500 +10.52% 3
Hemel Hempstead -6 13 £52,500 -10.25% 1
Hatfield +24 12 £59,000 +40.47% 1
Letchworth -12 11 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £75,000 -
Potters Bar - 1 £60,000 -
Consultant
East of England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

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

1 53 (30.29%) Presales
2 43 (24.57%) Microsoft
3 36 (20.57%) SAP
4 32 (18.29%) Cisco
5 30 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
6 29 (16.57%) Finance
7 28 (16.00%) MS Excel
8 27 (15.43%) Java
9 25 (14.29%) Migration
10 21 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 21 (12.00%) CCNP
10 21 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (11.43%) MCSE
11 20 (11.43%) Juniper
12 19 (10.86%) Windows
13 17 (9.71%) VMware
13 17 (9.71%) Wireless
13 17 (9.71%) SQL
13 17 (9.71%) Oracle
13 17 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
14 16 (9.14%) Microsoft Azure
14 16 (9.14%) Middleware
14 16 (9.14%) Firewall
15 15 (8.57%) Management Information System
15 15 (8.57%) Citrix
16 14 (8.00%) Customer Requirements
16 14 (8.00%) SAP HANA
16 14 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 14 (8.00%) Risk Analysis
16 14 (8.00%) SAP BW

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (8.00%) JBoss
2 8 (4.57%) OpenStack
3 7 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.43%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.29%) Apache
5 4 (2.29%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.71%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.71%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.14%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.57%) Drupal
8 1 (0.57%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.57%) SAS
8 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 28 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.29%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.71%) MS Office
3 3 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.43%) SAP CO
1 6 (3.43%) SAP FI
1 6 (3.43%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (2.86%) SAP BPC
3 4 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.71%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (1.71%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
4 3 (1.71%) SAP MM
4 3 (1.71%) SAP PM
4 3 (1.71%) SAP PP
4 3 (1.71%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (1.71%) SAP SCM
5 2 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.57%) Magento
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.57%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 1 (0.57%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.57%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (6.86%) Office 365
3 8 (4.57%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.86%) IaaS
5 4 (2.29%) PaaS
6 3 (1.71%) G Suite
7 2 (1.14%) SaaS
7 2 (1.14%) Taleo
8 1 (0.57%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.57%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.57%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.57%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.71%) Wireless
2 16 (9.14%) Firewall
3 14 (8.00%) LAN
3 14 (8.00%) WAN
4 10 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (5.14%) Wireless Security
6 7 (4.00%) SSL
7 6 (3.43%) MPLS
7 6 (3.43%) Network Security
8 4 (2.29%) SAN
9 2 (1.14%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (1.14%) Cisco Wireless
9 2 (1.14%) Internet
9 2 (1.14%) Skype
9 2 (1.14%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.57%) HTTP
10 1 (0.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.00%) SAP BW
1 14 (8.00%) SAP HANA
2 13 (7.43%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (4.57%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 7 (4.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.71%) MySQL
6 3 (1.71%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (1.71%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.57%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.57%) QlikView
7 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.57%) JMeter
1 1 (0.57%) LoadRunner
1 1 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (0.57%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (0.57%) The Grinder
General
1 29 (16.57%) Finance
2 11 (6.29%) Marketing
3 9 (5.14%) Retail
4 7 (4.00%) Banking
5 6 (3.43%) Advertising
5 6 (3.43%) Local Government
6 5 (2.86%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.14%) Law
7 2 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.57%) Games
8 1 (0.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.14%) Middleware
2 13 (7.43%) ActiveMQ
2 13 (7.43%) Apache Camel
2 13 (7.43%) Drools
3 11 (6.29%) Web Services
4 8 (4.57%) CSS
4 8 (4.57%) XML
5 7 (4.00%) iOS SDK
6 5 (2.86%) SAP Fiori
7 3 (1.71%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (1.71%) J2EE
7 3 (1.71%) Web Dynpro
8 2 (1.14%) EDI
8 2 (1.14%) HTML
8 2 (1.14%) Java EE
8 2 (1.14%) jBPM
9 1 (0.57%) HTML5
9 1 (0.57%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.29%) Data Centre
4 9 (5.14%) Blog
5 8 (4.57%) CESG
6 7 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 7 (4.00%) EPoS
7 6 (3.43%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (2.29%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (2.29%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.71%) PKI
9 3 (1.71%) User Experience
10 2 (1.14%) CESG CLAS
10 2 (1.14%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.14%) Replication
11 1 (0.57%) Clustering
11 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.57%) iPad
11 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.86%) Windows
2 10 (5.71%) Linux
3 8 (4.57%) Android
3 8 (4.57%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.43%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.29%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.14%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.14%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.14%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (30.29%) Presales
2 25 (14.29%) Migration
3 21 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (8.00%) Customer Requirements
4 14 (8.00%) Risk Analysis
5 13 (7.43%) Business Analysis
5 13 (7.43%) Coaching
6 11 (6.29%) ITIL
6 11 (6.29%) Mentoring
6 11 (6.29%) Prototyping
7 10 (5.71%) Risk Assessment
8 8 (4.57%) Customer Engagement
8 8 (4.57%) Data Management
8 8 (4.57%) Document Management
8 8 (4.57%) Security Management
9 7 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (4.00%) Business Development
9 7 (4.00%) Project Management
9 7 (4.00%) Risk Management
9 7 (4.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (15.43%) Java
2 17 (9.71%) SQL
3 14 (8.00%) ABAP
4 8 (4.57%) C
4 8 (4.57%) Perl
4 8 (4.57%) PHP
5 7 (4.00%) Assembly Language
5 7 (4.00%) C++
6 4 (2.29%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.71%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.14%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.57%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.57%) AWK
9 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.57%) VBA
9 1 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (12.00%) CCNP
2 21 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (11.43%) MCSE
4 14 (8.00%) CCIE
5 13 (7.43%) CCNA
5 13 (7.43%) Security Cleared
6 11 (6.29%) CISSP
7 10 (5.71%) CCSE
7 10 (5.71%) Degree
8 9 (5.14%) CCA
8 9 (5.14%) Citrix Certification
8 9 (5.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (4.57%) SC Cleared
10 7 (4.00%) CESG Certified Professional
10 7 (4.00%) CISA
10 7 (4.00%) CISM
11 6 (3.43%) CCSA
11 6 (3.43%) JNCIA
11 6 (3.43%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.29%) GPG13
2 4 (2.29%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.71%) SLA
4 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.29%) vCloud
3 3 (1.71%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.14%) XenApp
5 1 (0.57%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (3.43%) SCCM
2 4 (2.29%) vRealize
3 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.57%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.57%) SCOM
4 1 (0.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.57%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 43 (24.57%) Microsoft
2 36 (20.57%) SAP
3 32 (18.29%) Cisco
4 20 (11.43%) Juniper
5 17 (9.71%) Oracle
5 17 (9.71%) VMware
6 15 (8.57%) Citrix
7 13 (7.43%) Computacenter
7 13 (7.43%) Palo Alto
7 13 (7.43%) Red Hat
8 10 (5.71%) CheckPoint
9 7 (4.00%) Aruba
9 7 (4.00%) HP
10 6 (3.43%) Sage
11 4 (2.29%) F5
11 4 (2.29%) Google
11 4 (2.29%) IBM
11 4 (2.29%) Sourcefire
12 3 (1.71%) MuleSoft
12 3 (1.71%) WSO2
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Car Allowance, Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harpenden
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Commission + Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £Good basic plus double OTE and Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mint
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Whitby Munn
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits (Health, Dental, Pensi
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £61001 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Watford
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Watford
Mint
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 18 days ago
Hertfordshire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Berkhamsted
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £17500 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Commission Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn, Hertfordshire
Anonymous Recruiter
Salary: Salary depends on experience
Posted: 24 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday