Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Consultant
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 60 30
Rank change year-on-year -9 -30 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 50 62 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 3.16% 4.22% 8.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.26% 4.31% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 55 61 156
Oxford median annual salary £70,000 £37,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +89.19% -17.32% -18.64%
10th Percentile £32,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £60,000 £60,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £51,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.56% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford. 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
Oxford
Permanent vacancies in Oxford with a recognized job title 1536 1439 1596
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.97% 98.02% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1347 1259 1286
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £61,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Oxford

Consultant
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Oxford

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Oxford over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Oxford region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 18 (36.00%) Degree
2 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (24.00%) SQL
3 12 (24.00%) Computer Science
4 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (22.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (22.00%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
5 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
5 9 (18.00%) Web Services
5 9 (18.00%) Unix
5 9 (18.00%) Linux
5 9 (18.00%) Collaborative Working
6 8 (16.00%) Network Security
6 8 (16.00%) Business Development
6 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
7 7 (14.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (14.00%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (14.00%) VPN
7 7 (14.00%) CRM
7 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (14.00%) GAP Analysis
7 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (12.00%) Finance
8 6 (12.00%) Manufacturing
8 6 (12.00%) Firewall
8 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (12.00%) SaaS

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (2.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.00%) GeoServer
1 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle AGIS
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.00%) SaaS
3 3 (6.00%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (4.00%) IaaS
4 2 (4.00%) Office 365
4 2 (4.00%) PaaS
4 2 (4.00%) Slack
5 1 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) Network Security
2 7 (14.00%) VPN
3 6 (12.00%) Firewall
4 5 (10.00%) BGP
4 5 (10.00%) DNS
4 5 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.00%) LAN
5 1 (2.00%) WAN
5 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.00%) Data Lake
3 3 (6.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.00%) Power BI
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (4.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.00%) HDInsight
4 2 (4.00%) MS Access
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.00%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (2.00%) GIS
5 1 (2.00%) MySQL
5 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (4.00%) JIRA
1 2 (4.00%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
1 6 (12.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (10.00%) Publishing
3 4 (8.00%) Legal
4 3 (6.00%) Aerospace
4 3 (6.00%) Local Government
4 3 (6.00%) Marketing
5 2 (4.00%) Advertising
6 1 (2.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) Web Services
2 5 (10.00%) HTML
3 4 (8.00%) CSS
3 4 (8.00%) Visualforce
4 3 (6.00%) JSON
4 3 (6.00%) Spring
5 2 (4.00%) EDI
5 2 (4.00%) jQuery
5 2 (4.00%) JSP
5 2 (4.00%) REST
5 2 (4.00%) Servlets
5 2 (4.00%) SOAP
5 2 (4.00%) Struts
5 2 (4.00%) XML
6 1 (2.00%) .NET
6 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.00%) CSS3
6 1 (2.00%) HTML5
6 1 (2.00%) PostGIS
6 1 (2.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 5 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (8.00%) Cybercrime
3 4 (8.00%) Life Science
4 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Linux
1 9 (18.00%) Unix
2 5 (10.00%) Windows
3 4 (8.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (22.00%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (18.00%) Collaborative Working
3 8 (16.00%) Business Development
3 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (14.00%) CRM
4 7 (14.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (14.00%) GAP Analysis
5 6 (12.00%) Presales
6 5 (10.00%) ITIL
6 5 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
6 5 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 5 (10.00%) Security Operations
6 5 (10.00%) Service Design
6 5 (10.00%) Time Management
6 5 (10.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) SQL
2 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.00%) Java
4 4 (8.00%) Apex Code
5 3 (6.00%) Python
6 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.00%) C
7 1 (2.00%) C#
7 1 (2.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.00%) R
7 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (36.00%) Degree
2 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (8.00%) GCFA
4 4 (8.00%) GCFE
4 4 (8.00%) GCIH
4 4 (8.00%) GREM
5 2 (4.00%) CEH
5 2 (4.00%) CHECK Team Member
5 2 (4.00%) CREST Certified
5 2 (4.00%) Cyber Scheme
5 2 (4.00%) DBS Check
5 2 (4.00%) OSCP
5 2 (4.00%) Tigerscheme
6 1 (2.00%) CCNA
6 1 (2.00%) CCNP
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) PMO
2 2 (4.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (4.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.00%) SLA
3 1 (2.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Docker
1 2 (4.00%) HDFS
1 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Nagios
1 5 (10.00%) SCOM
2 2 (4.00%) Nessus
2 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (10.00%) Juniper
3 5 (10.00%) Palo Alto
3 5 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (8.00%) SAP
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco
6 1 (2.00%) Citrix
6 1 (2.00%) Pegasus
6 1 (2.00%) VMware