Period
to 19 February 2020

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 19 February 2020.

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

Consultant
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 74 79 45
Rank change year-on-year +5 -34 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 39 49 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.98% 2.87% 5.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.09% 2.99% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 26 36 89
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £33,875 £37,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £78,750 £80,000
South West 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 Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1,261 1,641 1,449
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.48% 96.19% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 985 1,365 1,244
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,350 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Wiltshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Wiltshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Wiltshire

Consultant
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 19 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chippenham +20 20 £37,500 -6.25%
Swindon -8 14 £60,000 -14.29% 6
Malmesbury - 1 £45,000 -
Consultant
South West

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wiltshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 19 (48.72%) Windows
2 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 14 (35.90%) Cisco
3 14 (35.90%) Linux
3 14 (35.90%) SolarWinds
3 14 (35.90%) Data Centre
4 13 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 13 (33.33%) Presales
4 13 (33.33%) Public Sector
4 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 13 (33.33%) IIS
4 13 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 12 (30.77%) Azure
6 11 (28.21%) Relational Database
6 11 (28.21%) VMware
6 11 (28.21%) RDBMS
6 11 (28.21%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (25.64%) Python
7 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
8 9 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (23.08%) Ruby
8 9 (23.08%) SaaS
8 9 (23.08%) Bash Shell
8 9 (23.08%) Finance
8 9 (23.08%) Service Management
8 9 (23.08%) Wireless
8 9 (23.08%) Unix
8 9 (23.08%) LAN
8 9 (23.08%) WAN

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 13 (33.33%) IIS
2 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
3 5 (12.82%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.77%) Azure
2 9 (23.08%) SaaS
3 8 (20.51%) IaaS
4 5 (12.82%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (10.26%) AWS
6 3 (7.69%) Office 365
7 1 (2.56%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 9 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (23.08%) LAN
2 9 (23.08%) WAN
2 9 (23.08%) Wireless
3 7 (17.95%) VPN
4 6 (15.38%) BGP
4 6 (15.38%) EIGRP
4 6 (15.38%) FCoE
4 6 (15.38%) Firewall
4 6 (15.38%) IPsec
4 6 (15.38%) MPLS
4 6 (15.38%) OSPF
4 6 (15.38%) SSL
4 6 (15.38%) VoIP
4 6 (15.38%) VPLS
5 4 (10.26%) Network Security
6 3 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.21%) RDBMS
2 11 (28.21%) Relational Database
3 6 (15.38%) MySQL
4 4 (10.26%) Ingres
5 1 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.56%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 13 (33.33%) Public Sector
2 9 (23.08%) Finance
3 8 (20.51%) Retail
4 6 (15.38%) Electronics
4 6 (15.38%) Local Government
4 6 (15.38%) Manufacturing
4 6 (15.38%) Marketing
4 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) LAMP
1 1 (2.56%) OpenJDK
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Data Centre
2 9 (23.08%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (12.82%) Clustering
3 5 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (10.26%) Driving Licence
5 2 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Windows
2 14 (35.90%) Linux
3 13 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 9 (23.08%) Unix
5 5 (12.82%) Windows 10
6 4 (10.26%) CentOS
6 4 (10.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Presales
2 11 (28.21%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (23.08%) Service Management
4 8 (20.51%) ITIL
4 8 (20.51%) Service Delivery
5 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (15.38%) Migration
5 6 (15.38%) Programme Management
6 5 (12.82%) Incident Management
6 5 (12.82%) Load Balancing
6 5 (12.82%) Open Source
7 4 (10.26%) DevOps
7 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (7.69%) Decision-Making
8 3 (7.69%) Network Design
8 3 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (7.69%) Network Virtualisation
8 3 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
1 10 (25.64%) Python
2 9 (23.08%) Bash Shell
2 9 (23.08%) Ruby
3 3 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (2.56%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) C++
4 1 (2.56%) Groovy
4 1 (2.56%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.56%) PHP
4 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) CCNP
1 9 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.69%) CCDP
2 3 (7.69%) CCIE
2 3 (7.69%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.69%) Docker
3 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (20.51%) Nagios
3 5 (12.82%) Cacti
4 4 (10.26%) ZABBIX
5 3 (7.69%) Kubernetes
5 3 (7.69%) vCenter Server
6 2 (5.13%) Puppet
7 1 (2.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 14 (35.90%) Cisco
2 14 (35.90%) SolarWinds
3 11 (28.21%) VMware
4 6 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 6 (15.38%) SAP
5 5 (12.82%) Capita
6 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
7 3 (7.69%) Meraki
8 1 (2.56%) Google
8 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.56%) Veeam