Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Consultant
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 33 37
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 31 41 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 4.37% 5.11% 6.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.52% 5.22% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 45 37 70
Swindon median annual salary £65,000 £47,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.84% -2.56% -7.84%
10th Percentile £32,350 £34,750 £35,823
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £59,112
Wiltshire median annual salary £52,750 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.05% - -5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Permanent vacancies in Swindon with a recognized job title 686 786 1016
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 97.88% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 567 645 913
Swindon median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,650 £22,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £61,650
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +3.90%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Swindon

Consultant
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Swindon

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Swindon over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Swindon region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 11 (35.48%) Finance
3 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
4 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
5 6 (19.35%) SQL
6 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
6 5 (16.13%) Coaching
6 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (12.90%) CESG Certified Professional
7 4 (12.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 4 (12.90%) Customer-Centricity
7 4 (12.90%) DV Cleared
7 4 (12.90%) RMADS
7 4 (12.90%) Information Assurance
7 4 (12.90%) Security Architecture
7 4 (12.90%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (12.90%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (12.90%) Banking
7 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
7 4 (12.90%) Network Design
7 4 (12.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (12.90%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (9.68%) Business Development
8 3 (9.68%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (9.68%) Citrix
8 3 (9.68%) ERP
8 3 (9.68%) VPN
8 3 (9.68%) Aerospace
8 3 (9.68%) iPad

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (9.68%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (3.23%) SAP CO
3 1 (3.23%) SAP FI
3 1 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) VPN
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) Intranet
3 1 (3.23%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.23%) Power BI
3 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.23%) Advertising
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.68%) Driving Licence
3 3 (9.68%) iPad
4 2 (6.45%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Coaching
2 4 (12.90%) Customer-Centricity
2 4 (12.90%) Information Assurance
2 4 (12.90%) Network Design
2 4 (12.90%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (12.90%) Security Architecture
2 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (12.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (9.68%) Business Development
3 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (9.68%) Data Encryption
3 3 (9.68%) ERP
3 3 (9.68%) IT Strategy
3 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.45%) Data Security
4 2 (6.45%) Migration
4 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.23%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) C++
2 2 (6.45%) X++
3 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) CESG Certified Professional
3 4 (12.90%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (12.90%) RMADS
2 1 (3.23%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Citrix
3 2 (6.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) VMware