Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 49 69
Rank change year-on-year -23 +20 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 14 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 2.03% 3.17% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 3.25% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 17
Portsmouth median annual salary £52,500 £65,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.23% +52.94% +18.06%
10th Percentile £38,750 £33,825 £18,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £78,750 £72,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies in Portsmouth with a recognized job title 687 646 805
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.42% 97.44% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 598 623 699
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,250 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.63% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £58,750
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Portsmouth

Consultant
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Portsmouth

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

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

Salary histogram for Consultant in Portsmouth

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

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 Portsmouth region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
5 4 (28.57%) Presales
5 4 (28.57%) Skype for Business
5 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 4 (28.57%) Citrix
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) Unix
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) CRM
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
6 3 (21.43%) Migration
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (21.43%) Office 365
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
7 2 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (14.29%) People Management
7 2 (14.29%) Skype
7 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 2 (14.29%) Network Virtualisation

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 4 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) OpenStack
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Infor M3
1 1 (7.14%) SAP ERP
1 1 (7.14%) SAP HCM
1 1 (7.14%) SAP HR
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) Office 365
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (7.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
1 2 (14.29%) Skype
1 2 (14.29%) VLAN
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Data Lake
2 1 (7.14%) Power BI
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Automotive
2 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) COM
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Unix
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Presales
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (21.43%) CRM
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) ERP
3 2 (14.29%) ITSM
3 2 (14.29%) Network Virtualisation
3 2 (14.29%) People Management
3 2 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (7.14%) ISMS
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CISA
2 1 (7.14%) CISM
2 1 (7.14%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) CRISC
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) HIPAA
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) SAP
5 1 (7.14%) Ariba
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) EMC
5 1 (7.14%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle