The median annual salary for a Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 28 28 36
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 35 34 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 6.25% 5.80% 5.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.62% 5.99% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 17
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% -20.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £35,000 £47,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -  

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 529 568 486
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 94.46% 96.93% 99.18%
Number of salaries quoted 442 493 370
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

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 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Watford

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 20 (37.04%) MS Excel
3 15 (27.78%) MCSE
3 15 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (24.07%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (24.07%) Cisco
4 13 (24.07%) CCNA
5 11 (20.37%) Wireless
5 11 (20.37%) VMware
5 11 (20.37%) LAN
5 11 (20.37%) WAN
5 11 (20.37%) Juniper
6 10 (18.52%) Citrix
7 9 (16.67%) Office 365
7 9 (16.67%) Presales
7 9 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (16.67%) Marketing
7 9 (16.67%) CCA
7 9 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
8 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (14.81%) Blog
9 7 (12.96%) Wireless Security
9 7 (12.96%) Customer Engagement
9 7 (12.96%) Aruba
9 7 (12.96%) Data Management
9 7 (12.96%) HP
10 6 (11.11%) MCSA
10 6 (11.11%) SAP
10 6 (11.11%) Migration
10 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.41%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.56%) Apache
3 3 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.70%) JBoss
5 1 (1.85%) Drupal
5 1 (1.85%) SAS
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (37.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.41%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) SAP PM
2 1 (1.85%) Magento
2 1 (1.85%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (1.85%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.85%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.85%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.85%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) Office 365
2 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.41%) IaaS
3 4 (7.41%) PaaS
4 3 (5.56%) G Suite
5 2 (3.70%) SaaS
6 1 (1.85%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (1.85%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.37%) LAN
1 11 (20.37%) WAN
1 11 (20.37%) Wireless
2 7 (12.96%) Wireless Security
3 4 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (7.41%) Firewall
4 2 (3.70%) Internet
5 1 (1.85%) HTTP
5 1 (1.85%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.85%) SAN
5 1 (1.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (1.85%) Adabas
3 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.85%) DB2
3 1 (1.85%) QlikView
3 1 (1.85%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.85%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) JMeter
1 1 (1.85%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (1.85%) The Grinder
General
1 9 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Advertising
3 1 (1.85%) Games
3 1 (1.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) Middleware
2 3 (5.56%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (3.70%) HTML
4 1 (1.85%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.85%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.85%) CSS
4 1 (1.85%) Drools
4 1 (1.85%) HTML5
4 1 (1.85%) J2EE
4 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Blog
2 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.26%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.56%) PKI
5 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.85%) AIX
3 1 (1.85%) Android
3 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.67%) Presales
2 7 (12.96%) Customer Engagement
2 7 (12.96%) Data Management
3 6 (11.11%) Migration
4 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.41%) Data Analysis
5 4 (7.41%) ITIL
5 4 (7.41%) Master Data Management
5 4 (7.41%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (7.41%) SDLC
5 4 (7.41%) Waterfall
6 3 (5.56%) Coaching
6 3 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (5.56%) Database Security
6 3 (5.56%) Open Source
6 3 (5.56%) OWASP
6 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.56%) Release Management
6 3 (5.56%) SABSA
6 3 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) Java
2 3 (5.56%) SQL
3 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.85%) ABAP
4 1 (1.85%) AWK
4 1 (1.85%) Perl
4 1 (1.85%) PHP
4 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) MCSE
1 15 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (24.07%) CCNA
2 13 (24.07%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (16.67%) CCA
3 9 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (11.11%) MCSA
5 4 (7.41%) CCIE
5 4 (7.41%) CCNP
6 3 (5.56%) CEH
6 3 (5.56%) SSCP
7 2 (3.70%) Degree
8 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
3 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.07%) Cisco
3 11 (20.37%) Juniper
3 11 (20.37%) VMware
4 10 (18.52%) Citrix
5 7 (12.96%) Aruba
5 7 (12.96%) HP
6 6 (11.11%) SAP
7 4 (7.41%) F5
7 4 (7.41%) Google
7 4 (7.41%) IBM
7 4 (7.41%) Palo Alto
8 3 (5.56%) Atlassian
8 3 (5.56%) MuleSoft
8 3 (5.56%) Oracle
8 3 (5.56%) TIBCO
8 3 (5.56%) WSO2
9 1 (1.85%) EMC
9 1 (1.85%) NetApp
9 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
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