The median annual salary for a Consultant was £53,250 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Consultant
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 10 27
Rank change year-on-year -9 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 54 55 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 9.73% 11.29% 9.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.96% 11.53% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 44 41 26
Median salary £53,250 £55,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.18% +2.32%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 542 477 530
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 97.66% 97.95% 99.62%
Number of salaries quoted 445 414 392
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford that featured Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Watford

Consultant
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Watford

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Watford over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Watford

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Watford region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 51 (57.95%) Microsoft
2 41 (46.59%) Cisco
3 37 (42.05%) Presales
4 30 (34.09%) Juniper
5 29 (32.95%) Citrix
5 29 (32.95%) Wireless
5 29 (32.95%) Aruba
6 28 (31.82%) HP
7 27 (30.68%) Microsoft Azure
8 26 (29.55%) Office 365
9 24 (27.27%) MCSE
9 24 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
10 21 (23.86%) VMware
10 21 (23.86%) WAN
11 17 (19.32%) Marketing
12 16 (18.18%) Blog
13 13 (14.77%) MCSA
13 13 (14.77%) Wireless Security
13 13 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (13.64%) Customer Engagement
14 12 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (13.64%) LAN
14 12 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
15 11 (12.50%) CCA
15 11 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
15 11 (12.50%) CCNA
16 10 (11.36%) Data Management
16 10 (11.36%) Data Centre
17 9 (10.23%) Oracle
18 7 (7.95%) Change Management

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (4.55%) Skype for Business
2 3 (3.41%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.27%) Confluence
3 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.14%) Apache
4 1 (1.14%) Drupal
4 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.14%) JBoss
4 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.14%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.14%) SAS
4 1 (1.14%) SugarCRM
4 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (4.55%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) SAP MM
2 2 (2.27%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.14%) Infor CRM
3 1 (1.14%) Magento
3 1 (1.14%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (1.14%) SAP BPC
3 1 (1.14%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 27 (30.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (29.55%) Office 365
3 12 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.41%) G Suite
4 3 (3.41%) IaaS
4 3 (3.41%) PaaS
4 3 (3.41%) SaaS
5 2 (2.27%) GitHub
6 1 (1.14%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.14%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.14%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 29 (32.95%) Wireless
2 21 (23.86%) WAN
3 13 (14.77%) Wireless Security
4 12 (13.64%) LAN
5 6 (6.82%) SAN
6 3 (3.41%) DNS
6 3 (3.41%) Skype
7 2 (2.27%) Firewall
7 2 (2.27%) ICMP
7 2 (2.27%) Internet
7 2 (2.27%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.27%) VPN
8 1 (1.14%) BGP
8 1 (1.14%) DHCP
8 1 (1.14%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.14%) IGRP
8 1 (1.14%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.14%) Network Security
8 1 (1.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.41%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (3.41%) DB2
1 3 (3.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.27%) Adabas
2 2 (2.27%) MySQL
2 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.14%) Big Data
3 1 (1.14%) DataStage
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.14%) QlikView
3 1 (1.14%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.27%) JIRA
2 2 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.14%) JMeter
3 1 (1.14%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.14%) The Grinder
General
1 17 (19.32%) Marketing
2 2 (2.27%) French Language
2 2 (2.27%) German Language
2 2 (2.27%) Swedish Language
3 1 (1.14%) Finance
3 1 (1.14%) Games
3 1 (1.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (3.41%) IDoc
1 3 (3.41%) Middleware
2 2 (2.27%) XMPP
3 1 (1.14%) CSS
3 1 (1.14%) HTML
3 1 (1.14%) J2EE
3 1 (1.14%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.14%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (1.14%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.18%) Blog
2 10 (11.36%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.55%) Public Cloud
5 3 (3.41%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.27%) Replication
7 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.68%) Linux
2 4 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (1.14%) AIX
3 1 (1.14%) Android
3 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (42.05%) Presales
2 12 (13.64%) Customer Engagement
3 10 (11.36%) Data Management
4 7 (7.95%) Change Management
4 7 (7.95%) Master Data Management
5 6 (6.82%) Data Analysis
5 6 (6.82%) Migration
6 5 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.68%) Configuration Management
6 5 (5.68%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (5.68%) ETL
6 5 (5.68%) Open Source
6 5 (5.68%) SDLC
6 5 (5.68%) Waterfall
7 4 (4.55%) Coaching
7 4 (4.55%) ITIL
8 3 (3.41%) Analytics
8 3 (3.41%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.41%) Scrum
8 3 (3.41%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.68%) SQL
2 2 (2.27%) Go
2 2 (2.27%) Python
2 2 (2.27%) Ruby
3 1 (1.14%) AWK
3 1 (1.14%) Java
3 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.14%) Perl
3 1 (1.14%) PHP
3 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (27.27%) MCSE
1 24 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (14.77%) MCSA
3 12 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (12.50%) CCA
4 11 (12.50%) CCNA
4 11 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (6.82%) CCNP
5 6 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (4.55%) Degree
7 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.27%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) SLA
2 3 (3.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 13 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.68%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.41%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.14%) XenApp
4 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.27%) Ansible
2 2 (2.27%) Terraform
3 1 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.14%) Puppet
3 1 (1.14%) SCCM
3 1 (1.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 51 (57.95%) Microsoft
2 41 (46.59%) Cisco
3 30 (34.09%) Juniper
4 29 (32.95%) Aruba
4 29 (32.95%) Citrix
5 28 (31.82%) HP
6 21 (23.86%) VMware
7 9 (10.23%) Oracle
8 6 (6.82%) SAP
9 4 (4.55%) Google
9 4 (4.55%) IBM
10 3 (3.41%) Atlassian
10 3 (3.41%) EMC
10 3 (3.41%) MuleSoft
10 3 (3.41%) NetApp
10 3 (3.41%) Talend
10 3 (3.41%) TIBCO
10 3 (3.41%) WSO2
11 2 (2.27%) Forcepoint
11 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
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