Period
to 25 January 2021

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 25 January 2021.

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

Consultant
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 30 68 76
Rank change year-on-year +38 +8 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 33 46 40
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 6.83% 3.44% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.04% 3.64% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 31 58 45
Median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.74% -4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £45,000 £29,250 £36,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £70,000 £74,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +14.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 469 1,263 1,346
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.10% 94.32% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 341 1,004 1,035
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +7.95%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £68,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings that featured Consultant in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Milton Keynes

Consultant
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Consultant in Milton Keynes.

Salary trend for Consultant in Milton Keynes

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Salary distribution for jobs citing Consultant in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 25 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Milton Keynes

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 January 2021, 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Change Management
2 10 (30.30%) RESTful
3 9 (27.27%) Android
3 9 (27.27%) iPhone
3 9 (27.27%) Logistics
3 9 (27.27%) NoSQL
3 9 (27.27%) Finance
3 9 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (27.27%) Renewable Energy
4 8 (24.24%) TDD
4 8 (24.24%) BDD
5 7 (21.21%) MongoDB
5 7 (21.21%) Entity Framework
5 7 (21.21%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (21.21%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (21.21%) LINQ
5 7 (21.21%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (21.21%) MVC
5 7 (21.21%) C#
5 7 (21.21%) .NET
5 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
5 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
5 7 (21.21%) OO
5 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
5 7 (21.21%) .NET Core
5 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Core
5 7 (21.21%) Requirements Gathering
5 7 (21.21%) Swagger
5 7 (21.21%) SOLID

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (21.21%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (3.03%) iTrent
2 1 (3.03%) Maximo
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) IaaS
2 4 (12.12%) PaaS
2 4 (12.12%) SaaS
3 3 (9.09%) Azure
3 3 (9.09%) Power Platform
4 2 (6.06%) Office 365
4 2 (6.06%) Power Automate
4 2 (6.06%) PowerApps
5 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) VPN
2 2 (6.06%) DWDM
2 2 (6.06%) Ethernet
2 2 (6.06%) MPLS
3 1 (3.03%) 3G
3 1 (3.03%) 4G
3 1 (3.03%) Firewall
3 1 (3.03%) LAN
3 1 (3.03%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.03%) WAN
3 1 (3.03%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 7 (21.21%) MongoDB
2 7 (21.21%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.09%) Power BI
4 2 (6.06%) Big Data
5 1 (3.03%) Data Lake
5 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Banking
2 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Public Sector
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) RESTful
2 7 (21.21%) .NET
2 7 (21.21%) .NET Core
2 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
2 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Core
2 7 (21.21%) Entity Framework
2 7 (21.21%) LINQ
2 7 (21.21%) Swagger
3 2 (6.06%) JMS
3 2 (6.06%) JPA
3 2 (6.06%) Lambda Expressions
4 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Flex
4 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.03%) Middleware
4 1 (3.03%) SailPoint
4 1 (3.03%) Spring
4 1 (3.03%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) iPhone
1 9 (27.27%) Renewable Energy
2 5 (15.15%) User Experience
3 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
4 3 (9.09%) CMDB
5 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
6 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
6 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (3.03%) PMI
6 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
6 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Change Management
3 9 (27.27%) Logistics
3 9 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (24.24%) BDD
4 8 (24.24%) TDD
5 7 (21.21%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (21.21%) MVC
5 7 (21.21%) OO
5 7 (21.21%) Requirements Gathering
5 7 (21.21%) SOLID
6 6 (18.18%) ITIL
6 6 (18.18%) Microservices
7 5 (15.15%) Asset Management
7 5 (15.15%) ITIL 4
7 5 (15.15%) Migration
7 5 (15.15%) Product Roadmap
7 5 (15.15%) Project Management
7 5 (15.15%) Service Management
8 4 (12.12%) Business Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) C#
2 3 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) Master's Degree
3 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) CITP
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.03%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) GDPR
1 2 (6.06%) NCSC
2 1 (3.03%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) IBM
3 1 (3.03%) Informatica
3 1 (3.03%) Pardot
3 1 (3.03%) SAP