Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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

Consultant
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 73 52
Rank change year-on-year +1 -21 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 113 102 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.68% 3.85% 5.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.81% 3.95% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 121 82 150
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -22.73%
10th Percentile £21,250 £29,775 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £74,300 £58,750
South East median annual salary £52,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -0.95% -4.55% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2,968 2,580 3,157
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 97.32% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2,447 2,062 2,592
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,750 £63,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Oxfordshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Oxfordshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Oxfordshire

Consultant
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -28 46 £65,000 +67.74% 4
Henley-on-Thames -4 11 £21,500 -
Kidlington - 5 £76,000 -
Abingdon -7 3 £60,000 +9.09%
Witney - 3 £22,500 -
Wantage - 2 £45,000 -
Banbury -1 1 £55,000 +15.79%
Wallingford -7 1 £29,500 +1.72%
Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 41 (36.28%) Degree
2 39 (34.51%) SQL
3 36 (31.86%) Microsoft
4 33 (29.20%) SQL Server
5 21 (18.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (16.81%) Advertising
7 18 (15.93%) SAP
8 15 (13.27%) Finance
9 13 (11.50%) SAP FI/CO
9 13 (11.50%) SAP CO
9 13 (11.50%) JavaScript
9 13 (11.50%) BusinessObjects
9 13 (11.50%) SAP FI
10 12 (10.62%) SAP BW
10 12 (10.62%) Microsoft Office
10 12 (10.62%) MS Access
10 12 (10.62%) Marketing
11 11 (9.73%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (9.73%) Online Marketing
11 11 (9.73%) Social Media
11 11 (9.73%) Internet
11 11 (9.73%) SEO
11 11 (9.73%) Windows
12 10 (8.85%) Microsoft Excel
12 10 (8.85%) HTML
12 10 (8.85%) Java
12 10 (8.85%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (8.85%) QA
12 10 (8.85%) Mentoring
13 9 (7.96%) Visualforce

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (2.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.88%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (10.62%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (8.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (11.50%) SAP CO
1 13 (11.50%) SAP FI
1 13 (11.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (2.65%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.77%) Oracle AGIS
3 2 (1.77%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (1.77%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.77%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.77%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.77%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.88%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.88%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (7.96%) SaaS
3 4 (3.54%) Azure Data Factory
3 4 (3.54%) IaaS
3 4 (3.54%) PaaS
4 3 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.65%) Slack
5 2 (1.77%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.77%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.77%) Office 365
6 1 (0.88%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.73%) Internet
2 3 (2.65%) VPN
3 2 (1.77%) DNS
4 1 (0.88%) ADSL
4 1 (0.88%) BGP
4 1 (0.88%) DHCP
4 1 (0.88%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.88%) Firewall
4 1 (0.88%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.88%) LAN
4 1 (0.88%) MPLS
4 1 (0.88%) Network Security
4 1 (0.88%) PSTN
4 1 (0.88%) SMTP
4 1 (0.88%) VLAN
4 1 (0.88%) VoIP
4 1 (0.88%) VRRP
4 1 (0.88%) WAN
4 1 (0.88%) Wireless
4 1 (0.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (29.20%) SQL Server
2 21 (18.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (11.50%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (10.62%) MS Access
4 12 (10.62%) SAP BW
5 6 (5.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.42%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (3.54%) Data Lake
7 4 (3.54%) Power BI
8 3 (2.65%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.65%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (2.65%) DTS
8 3 (2.65%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.65%) HDInsight
8 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.77%) MySQL
9 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.31%) TestComplete
2 3 (2.65%) Eclipse
2 3 (2.65%) JIRA
General
1 19 (16.81%) Advertising
2 15 (13.27%) Finance
3 12 (10.62%) Marketing
4 6 (5.31%) Local Government
4 6 (5.31%) Publishing
5 4 (3.54%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.54%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.65%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.65%) Law
6 3 (2.65%) Legal
6 3 (2.65%) Retail
7 2 (1.77%) Banking
8 1 (0.88%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.85%) HTML
2 9 (7.96%) Visualforce
3 5 (4.42%) JSON
3 5 (4.42%) Spring
3 5 (4.42%) Web Services
4 4 (3.54%) CSS
4 4 (3.54%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (3.54%) SOAP
4 4 (3.54%) XML
5 3 (2.65%) EDI
5 3 (2.65%) jQuery
5 3 (2.65%) JSP
5 3 (2.65%) REST
5 3 (2.65%) Servlets
5 3 (2.65%) Struts
6 2 (1.77%) .NET
6 2 (1.77%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.77%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.88%) Ajax
7 1 (0.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.73%) Social Media
2 8 (7.08%) Analytical Mindset
2 8 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.19%) NHS
4 6 (5.31%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.31%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.77%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.77%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.77%) Robotics
6 2 (1.77%) Tandem
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.88%) User Experience
7 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.73%) Windows
2 3 (2.65%) Windows Server
2 3 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.88%) Linux
3 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.88%) Unix
3 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (9.73%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (9.73%) Online Marketing
1 11 (9.73%) SEO
2 10 (8.85%) Mentoring
3 9 (7.96%) Migration
4 8 (7.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (7.08%) Creative Thinking
4 8 (7.08%) CRM
4 8 (7.08%) Customer Requirements
4 8 (7.08%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (7.08%) GAP Analysis
4 8 (7.08%) Innovative Thinking
4 8 (7.08%) Link Building
5 7 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (6.19%) Data Management
6 6 (5.31%) Collaborative Working
6 6 (5.31%) Data Analysis
6 6 (5.31%) Presales
6 6 (5.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (4.42%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 39 (34.51%) SQL
2 13 (11.50%) JavaScript
3 10 (8.85%) Java
4 9 (7.96%) Apex Code
5 6 (5.31%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.42%) Python
7 4 (3.54%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.54%) Ruby
8 2 (1.77%) C#
9 1 (0.88%) PHP
9 1 (0.88%) X++
Qualifications
1 41 (36.28%) Degree
2 6 (5.31%) ISTQB
3 5 (4.42%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.65%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.65%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.77%) ACCA
5 2 (1.77%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.88%) CCNA
6 1 (0.88%) CCNP
6 1 (0.88%) CIMA
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.88%) MCSA
6 1 (0.88%) MCSE
6 1 (0.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.85%) QA
2 4 (3.54%) SLA
3 2 (1.77%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (4.42%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.65%) Docker
2 3 (2.65%) HDFS
2 3 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.77%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (1.77%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.65%) Puppet
2 1 (0.88%) Nagios
2 1 (0.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (31.86%) Microsoft
2 18 (15.93%) SAP
3 9 (7.96%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (4.42%) Oracle
5 3 (2.65%) VMware
6 2 (1.77%) Blue Prism
6 2 (1.77%) Capita
6 2 (1.77%) Citrix
6 2 (1.77%) Sage
7 1 (0.88%) BMC
7 1 (0.88%) Cisco
7 1 (0.88%) Epicor
7 1 (0.88%) HP
7 1 (0.88%) Infor
7 1 (0.88%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.88%) Juniper
7 1 (0.88%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.88%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.88%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds