The median annual salary for a Consultant was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Consultant
Hampshire > Southampton
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 61 42
Rank change year-on-year +22 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 31 23 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 5.58% 3.21% 5.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.71% 3.28% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 41 21 42
Southampton median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £48,750 £55,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year -11.36% +17.64%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 543 701 767
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 97.66% 97.77% 98.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2187 3390 2657
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Southampton

Consultant
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Southampton

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Southampton over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Southampton region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 37 (51.39%) Microsoft
2 24 (33.33%) Windows
3 23 (31.94%) C#
4 20 (27.78%) HTML
4 20 (27.78%) CSS
5 19 (26.39%) SQL
5 19 (26.39%) Web Development
5 19 (26.39%) Degree
6 17 (23.61%) Java
7 16 (22.22%) Test Scripting
8 15 (20.83%) VMware
8 15 (20.83%) MS Access
8 15 (20.83%) Citrix
8 15 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (19.44%) Office 365
9 14 (19.44%) Security Cleared
9 14 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (19.44%) Microsoft Excel
9 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
10 13 (18.06%) Computer Science
10 13 (18.06%) C++
10 13 (18.06%) SAN
10 13 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (16.67%) Hyper-V
11 12 (16.67%) XenApp
11 12 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
11 12 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (16.67%) CCA
11 12 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
11 12 (16.67%) Project Management

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 12 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (19.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.44%) Office 365
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.06%) SAN
2 5 (6.94%) WebEx
2 5 (6.94%) Wireless
3 3 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (4.17%) Cisco ISE
3 3 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (4.17%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (4.17%) LAN
3 3 (4.17%) Network Security
3 3 (4.17%) WAN
4 2 (2.78%) Firewall
5 1 (1.39%) Telepresence
5 1 (1.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.83%) MS Access
2 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (8.33%) Automotive
1 6 (8.33%) Finance
1 6 (8.33%) Military
2 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.39%) Marketing
3 1 (1.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.78%) CSS
1 20 (27.78%) HTML
2 10 (13.89%) .NET
2 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (18.06%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.33%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.56%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (33.33%) Windows
2 12 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (5.56%) Android
3 4 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.39%) Linux
4 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.39%) Web Development
2 16 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 12 (16.67%) Project Management
4 11 (15.28%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 10 (13.89%) Coaching
5 10 (13.89%) Customer Requirements
6 7 (9.72%) Machine Learning
7 6 (8.33%) Computer Vision
7 6 (8.33%) Image Processing
7 6 (8.33%) Mathematics
7 6 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.56%) Data Analysis
8 4 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.56%) Information Security
8 4 (5.56%) Presales
8 4 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (5.56%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.56%) Security Architecture
8 4 (5.56%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.94%) C#
2 19 (26.39%) SQL
3 17 (23.61%) Java
4 13 (18.06%) C++
5 7 (9.72%) C
6 6 (8.33%) PHP
6 6 (8.33%) Python
6 6 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.56%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (26.39%) Degree
2 15 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (19.44%) Security Cleared
4 12 (16.67%) CCA
4 12 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
4 12 (16.67%) MCSE
4 12 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (9.72%) CTC Cleared
5 7 (9.72%) SC Cleared
6 6 (8.33%) PhD
7 4 (5.56%) CESG Certified Professional
7 4 (5.56%) CISMP
7 4 (5.56%) CISSP
7 4 (5.56%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 4 (5.56%) PCI QSA
8 3 (4.17%) CCNP
8 3 (4.17%) CCSE
8 3 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.39%) CHECK Team Member
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) COBIT
1 4 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 4 (5.56%) NIST 800
1 4 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 12 (16.67%) XenApp
3 3 (4.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Puppet
1 1 (1.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (51.39%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.83%) Citrix
2 15 (20.83%) VMware
3 6 (8.33%) Oracle
4 5 (6.94%) Apple
5 4 (5.56%) Cisco
6 3 (4.17%) CheckPoint
6 3 (4.17%) F5
6 3 (4.17%) Fortinet
6 3 (4.17%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.39%) Ariba
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