Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 65 74
Rank change year-on-year +13 +9 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 57 68 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.89% 4.05% 3.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.04% 4.20% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 42 70 44
Milton Keynes median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +27.78% -18.18%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,000 £35,375
90th Percentile £75,375 £80,000 £85,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £51,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.44% +20.59% -19.05%

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 1,411 1,619 1,596
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.18% 96.43% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,129 1,230 1,387
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.41% +3.53% +3.66%
10th Percentile £25,450 £26,250 £25,700
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Milton Keynes

Consultant
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Milton Keynes

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 17 (29.82%) Finance
2 16 (28.07%) Degree
2 16 (28.07%) SAP
3 13 (22.81%) SQL
4 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
5 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (15.79%) ABAP
6 9 (15.79%) SaaS
7 8 (14.04%) SAPUI5
7 8 (14.04%) ERP
8 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (10.53%) Migration
9 6 (10.53%) German Language
9 6 (10.53%) Project Management
9 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
10 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2
10 5 (8.77%) Linux
10 5 (8.77%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (8.77%) Dutch Language
10 5 (8.77%) French Language
10 5 (8.77%) Scrum
10 5 (8.77%) Publishing
10 5 (8.77%) Office 365
11 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (7.02%) SAP HCM
11 4 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (7.02%) SCCM
11 4 (7.02%) Presales
11 4 (7.02%) Problem-Solving

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 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.51%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.75%) nginx
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) SAP HCM
2 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (1.75%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.75%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.75%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.75%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.75%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (1.75%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.79%) SaaS
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.77%) Office 365
4 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (3.51%) IaaS
5 2 (3.51%) PaaS
6 1 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.75%) GitHub
6 1 (1.75%) Slack
6 1 (1.75%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Skype
2 2 (3.51%) SAN
3 1 (1.75%) Converged Networks
3 1 (1.75%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.75%) Internet
3 1 (1.75%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.75%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.75%) Network Security
3 1 (1.75%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.75%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.75%) WAN
3 1 (1.75%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) DB2
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.75%) MySQL
2 1 (1.75%) Power BI
2 1 (1.75%) PowerCenter
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Selenium
2 1 (1.75%) Artifactory
2 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.75%) GitLab
2 1 (1.75%) Hudson
2 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (29.82%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) German Language
3 5 (8.77%) Dutch Language
3 5 (8.77%) French Language
3 5 (8.77%) Publishing
4 2 (3.51%) Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Marketing
5 1 (1.75%) Advertising
5 1 (1.75%) Automotive
5 1 (1.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) SAPUI5
2 4 (7.02%) .NET
3 2 (3.51%) Gherkin
3 2 (3.51%) ODBC
3 2 (3.51%) Web Services
4 1 (1.75%) CSS
4 1 (1.75%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.75%) HTML
4 1 (1.75%) Kafka
4 1 (1.75%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.75%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.75%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.75%) IBM XIV
3 1 (1.75%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Linux
2 4 (7.02%) Windows
3 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.75%) AIX
5 1 (1.75%) CoreOS
5 1 (1.75%) Solaris
5 1 (1.75%) Unix
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (14.04%) ERP
3 6 (10.53%) Migration
3 6 (10.53%) Project Management
4 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2
4 5 (8.77%) Scrum
5 4 (7.02%) CRM
5 4 (7.02%) Presales
5 4 (7.02%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (5.26%) Data Analysis
6 3 (5.26%) Integration Testing
6 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 3 (5.26%) Validation
7 2 (3.51%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.51%) Change Management
7 2 (3.51%) Test Automation
7 2 (3.51%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.51%) Use Case
7 2 (3.51%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) SQL
2 9 (15.79%) ABAP
3 3 (5.26%) Java
4 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.51%) LINC
4 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.75%) Assembly Language
5 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.75%) C#
5 1 (1.75%) C++
5 1 (1.75%) COBOL
5 1 (1.75%) JCL
5 1 (1.75%) Python
5 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (28.07%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.75%) MCSE
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.75%) PCI QSA
2 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) VCP5
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.75%) Docker
3 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) SCCM
2 3 (5.26%) SCVMM
3 2 (3.51%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.75%) Ansible
4 1 (1.75%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.75%) Kibana
4 1 (1.75%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.75%) logstash
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.75%) Puppet
4 1 (1.75%) SnapMirror
4 1 (1.75%) SnapVault
4 1 (1.75%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.75%) vMotion
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) SAP
2 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.77%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (7.02%) Oracle
4 4 (7.02%) VMware
5 3 (5.26%) Informatica
5 3 (5.26%) Symantec
5 3 (5.26%) Veeam
6 2 (3.51%) Cisco
6 2 (3.51%) IBM
6 2 (3.51%) JDA
6 2 (3.51%) RedPrairie
6 2 (3.51%) Unisys
6 2 (3.51%) Workday
7 1 (1.75%) Brocade
7 1 (1.75%) Cognos
7 1 (1.75%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.75%) Isilon
7 1 (1.75%) Mitel
7 1 (1.75%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud