The median annual salary for a Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Consultant
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 31 43
Rank change year-on-year -23 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 107 151 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 5.17% 6.61% 6.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.30% 6.88% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 89 113 108
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £70,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 2017 2196 2809
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 97.49% 96.11% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1737 1831 2237
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -7 55 £54,500 -0.90% 4
Hemel Hempstead -1 9 £65,000 +4.00% 1
Hatfield -8 5 £70,000 +12.00% 7
Letchworth -13 5 £55,000 +37.50%
St Albans +1 2 £40,500 +92.85% 1
Cheshunt - 2 £35,000 -
Stevenage +5 1 - -
Hertford -5 1 £80,000 +77.77%
Borehamwood -14 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Berkhamsted - 1 £25,000 -
Consultant
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 72 (36.92%) Presales
2 65 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 54 (27.69%) Cisco
4 37 (18.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (18.97%) Finance
5 35 (17.95%) Citrix
5 35 (17.95%) SAP
5 35 (17.95%) MCSE
6 33 (16.92%) Wireless
6 33 (16.92%) Microsoft Azure
7 32 (16.41%) HP
8 31 (15.90%) Juniper
9 29 (14.87%) VMware
9 29 (14.87%) Aruba
10 28 (14.36%) Office 365
11 26 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
11 26 (13.33%) WAN
12 24 (12.31%) SQL
13 21 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
13 21 (10.77%) Oracle
13 21 (10.77%) ITIL
14 20 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 18 (9.23%) MCSA
15 18 (9.23%) Marketing
16 17 (8.72%) Blog
16 17 (8.72%) Amazon AWS
16 17 (8.72%) LAN
16 17 (8.72%) CISSP
16 17 (8.72%) IDoc
17 16 (8.21%) Change Management

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 7 (3.59%) Tomcat
2 6 (3.08%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.08%) Skype for Business
2 6 (3.08%) WebLogic
3 5 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.56%) JBoss
4 4 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (2.05%) NetWeaver
4 4 (2.05%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.54%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.03%) Apache
6 2 (1.03%) Confluence
7 1 (0.51%) Drupal
7 1 (0.51%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.51%) SAS
7 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.51%) SugarCRM
7 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.05%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.59%) SAP MM
2 5 (2.56%) SAP CO
2 5 (2.56%) SAP FI
2 5 (2.56%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.54%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (1.54%) SAP BPC
4 2 (1.03%) NetSuite
4 2 (1.03%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 2 (1.03%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.51%) Infor CRM
5 1 (0.51%) Magento
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.51%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.51%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.51%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.51%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (16.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (14.36%) Office 365
3 17 (8.72%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.05%) IaaS
5 3 (1.54%) G Suite
5 3 (1.54%) PaaS
5 3 (1.54%) SaaS
6 2 (1.03%) GitHub
7 1 (0.51%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.51%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.51%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 33 (16.92%) Wireless
2 26 (13.33%) WAN
3 17 (8.72%) LAN
4 13 (6.67%) Wireless Security
5 12 (6.15%) SAN
6 10 (5.13%) Firewall
7 9 (4.62%) SSL
8 7 (3.59%) DNS
9 6 (3.08%) iSCSI
9 6 (3.08%) VPN
10 5 (2.56%) DHCP
10 5 (2.56%) Skype
11 4 (2.05%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (2.05%) VLAN
11 4 (2.05%) VoIP
11 4 (2.05%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (1.03%) ICMP
12 2 (1.03%) Internet
12 2 (1.03%) TCP/IP
12 2 (1.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.05%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (2.05%) SAP HANA
2 4 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (1.54%) DB2
3 3 (1.54%) MySQL
3 3 (1.54%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.54%) QlikView
3 3 (1.54%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.03%) Adabas
4 2 (1.03%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (0.51%) Big Data
5 1 (0.51%) DataStage
5 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (1.54%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (1.03%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.03%) JIRA
2 2 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.51%) JMeter
3 1 (0.51%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.51%) The Grinder
General
1 37 (18.97%) Finance
2 18 (9.23%) Marketing
3 8 (4.10%) Local Government
4 5 (2.56%) Retail
5 3 (1.54%) German Language
6 2 (1.03%) Advertising
6 2 (1.03%) French Language
6 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.03%) Swedish Language
7 1 (0.51%) Automotive
7 1 (0.51%) Electronics
7 1 (0.51%) Front Office
7 1 (0.51%) Games
7 1 (0.51%) Legal
7 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.72%) IDoc
2 12 (6.15%) EDI
3 7 (3.59%) Middleware
3 7 (3.59%) SAP Fiori
4 6 (3.08%) Web Services
5 4 (2.05%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (2.05%) Apache Camel
5 4 (2.05%) Drools
6 3 (1.54%) HTML
6 3 (1.54%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (1.54%) SAP Basis
7 2 (1.03%) J2EE
7 2 (1.03%) XMPP
8 1 (0.51%) .NET
8 1 (0.51%) CSS
8 1 (0.51%) JSON
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.51%) Visualforce
8 1 (0.51%) XML
8 1 (0.51%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.72%) Blog
2 11 (5.64%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.62%) CESG
5 8 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.10%) Public Cloud
6 6 (3.08%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (2.56%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.05%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (2.05%) User Experience
9 3 (1.54%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.54%) Replication
10 2 (1.03%) CESG CLAS
10 2 (1.03%) Social Media
11 1 (0.51%) Clustering
11 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.51%) FMCG
11 1 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.64%) Windows
2 5 (2.56%) Linux
2 5 (2.56%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.05%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.51%) AIX
4 1 (0.51%) Android
4 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (36.92%) Presales
2 21 (10.77%) ITIL
3 16 (8.21%) Change Management
3 16 (8.21%) Customer Engagement
4 15 (7.69%) Data Management
5 14 (7.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
6 13 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (6.67%) Migration
6 13 (6.67%) Security Management
7 12 (6.15%) Mentoring
7 12 (6.15%) OO
7 12 (6.15%) Prototyping
7 12 (6.15%) Security Operations
7 12 (6.15%) Unit Testing
8 11 (5.64%) Business Development
8 11 (5.64%) Performance Analysis
8 11 (5.64%) Risk Analysis
9 10 (5.13%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (12.31%) SQL
2 13 (6.67%) ABAP
3 7 (3.59%) Java
4 6 (3.08%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.05%) VBScript
6 2 (1.03%) Go
6 2 (1.03%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.03%) Python
6 2 (1.03%) Ruby
6 2 (1.03%) VBA
7 1 (0.51%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.51%) AWK
7 1 (0.51%) Perl
7 1 (0.51%) PHP
7 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (18.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (17.95%) MCSE
3 26 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (9.23%) MCSA
5 17 (8.72%) CISSP
6 16 (8.21%) CCNA
6 16 (8.21%) CCNP
6 16 (8.21%) Citrix Certification
7 12 (6.15%) CCA
7 12 (6.15%) Security Cleared
8 10 (5.13%) Degree
8 10 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (4.62%) CESG Certified Professional
9 9 (4.62%) CISA
9 9 (4.62%) CISM
9 9 (4.62%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.05%) CCDP
10 4 (2.05%) CCIE
10 4 (2.05%) CCSE
10 4 (2.05%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (5.64%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.59%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (2.05%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (2.05%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 4 (2.05%) GPG13
4 4 (2.05%) SLA
5 3 (1.54%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.54%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.51%) PMO
6 1 (0.51%) QA
6 1 (0.51%) RMADS
System Software
1 21 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (5.64%) Hyper-V
3 8 (4.10%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.05%) vCloud
5 1 (0.51%) XenApp
5 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.51%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (2.05%) vRealize
2 3 (1.54%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.03%) Ansible
3 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.03%) Terraform
4 1 (0.51%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.51%) Puppet
4 1 (0.51%) SCCM
4 1 (0.51%) SCOM
Vendors
1 65 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 54 (27.69%) Cisco
3 35 (17.95%) Citrix
3 35 (17.95%) SAP
4 32 (16.41%) HP
5 31 (15.90%) Juniper
6 29 (14.87%) Aruba
6 29 (14.87%) VMware
7 21 (10.77%) Oracle
8 9 (4.62%) Computacenter
9 5 (2.56%) CheckPoint
9 5 (2.56%) Sage
10 4 (2.05%) Google
10 4 (2.05%) IBM
10 4 (2.05%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.05%) SonicWALL
10 4 (2.05%) Sourcefire
11 3 (1.54%) Atlassian
11 3 (1.54%) Talend
11 3 (1.54%) WSO2
Hemel Hempstead
Washington Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits+Car
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits+Car
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
IHS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Harpenden
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car, 25k OTE, Training, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Potters Bar
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
Watford
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £52000 - £72000 per annum + Car Allowance + Additional Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago