Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 51 47
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 75 64 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 5.02% 3.94% 4.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.14% 4.04% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 84 48 93
Wiltshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +12.90% -7.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £37,475 £31,982
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £56,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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 1,458 1,586 1,983
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.59% 97.66% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,240 1,385 1,768
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,625 £22,850 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

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 January 2018.

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 January 2018. 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
Swindon +16 41 £62,500 - 5
Chippenham +26 20 £27,000 -40.66% 1
Salisbury - 3 £80,000 -
Corsham - 1 £50,000 - 2
Consultant
South West

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Wiltshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 26 (34.67%) Microsoft
2 18 (24.00%) SQL
3 17 (22.67%) Windows
4 16 (21.33%) Finance
5 13 (17.33%) Manufacturing
5 13 (17.33%) Advertising
5 13 (17.33%) Linux
5 13 (17.33%) RMADS
6 12 (16.00%) Security Cleared
7 11 (14.67%) Degree
7 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (14.67%) VPN
7 11 (14.67%) Capita
8 10 (13.33%) Dynamics NAV
8 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
8 10 (13.33%) CESG Certified Professional
8 10 (13.33%) Security Architecture
9 9 (12.00%) Information Assurance
9 9 (12.00%) Dynamics 365
9 9 (12.00%) Unix
9 9 (12.00%) Management Information System
10 8 (10.67%) Dynamics AX
10 8 (10.67%) C
10 8 (10.67%) Driving Licence
10 8 (10.67%) SaaS
10 8 (10.67%) SC Cleared
11 7 (9.33%) DV Cleared
11 7 (9.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 7 (9.33%) Relational Database
11 7 (9.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework

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 2 (2.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (10.67%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (4.00%) Sage X3
4 1 (1.33%) BPCS
4 1 (1.33%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.00%) Dynamics 365
2 8 (10.67%) SaaS
3 4 (5.33%) Azure Data Factory
3 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.67%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.67%) VPN
2 3 (4.00%) Firewall
2 3 (4.00%) LAN
2 3 (4.00%) VoIP
2 3 (4.00%) WAN
3 2 (2.67%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (2.67%) Intranet
3 2 (2.67%) MPLS
3 2 (2.67%) Wireless
4 1 (1.33%) BGP
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (1.33%) DNS
4 1 (1.33%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.33%) FCoE
4 1 (1.33%) IPsec
4 1 (1.33%) NAS
4 1 (1.33%) OSPF
4 1 (1.33%) SAN
4 1 (1.33%) SSL
4 1 (1.33%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) RDBMS
2 7 (9.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (5.33%) Data Lake
4 4 (5.33%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.33%) HDInsight
4 4 (5.33%) Power BI
4 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 16 (21.33%) Finance
2 13 (17.33%) Advertising
2 13 (17.33%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.33%) Banking
3 4 (5.33%) Legal
4 3 (4.00%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.00%) Local Government
5 2 (2.67%) Marketing
6 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 8 (10.67%) Driving Licence
4 6 (8.00%) CESG
5 3 (4.00%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.67%) iPad
6 2 (2.67%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.33%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.33%) Replication
7 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.67%) Windows
2 13 (17.33%) Linux
3 9 (12.00%) Unix
4 3 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.33%) Security Architecture
2 9 (12.00%) Information Assurance
3 7 (9.33%) ERP
3 7 (9.33%) Information Security
3 7 (9.33%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (8.00%) Analytics
4 6 (8.00%) Risk Management
5 5 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 5 (6.67%) Coaching
5 5 (6.67%) Data Protection
5 5 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.33%) Customer-Centricity
6 4 (5.33%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (5.33%) Data Analytics
6 4 (5.33%) Logistics
6 4 (5.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.33%) Network Design
6 4 (5.33%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (4.00%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.00%) SQL
2 8 (10.67%) C
3 2 (2.67%) C++
3 2 (2.67%) X++
Qualifications
1 12 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.67%) Degree
3 10 (13.33%) CESG Certified Professional
4 8 (10.67%) SC Cleared
5 7 (9.33%) DV Cleared
6 4 (5.33%) CISSP
7 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (4.00%) SANS
8 2 (2.67%) CCNP
8 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.33%) CCIE
9 1 (1.33%) CCNA
9 1 (1.33%) CISA
9 1 (1.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.33%) RMADS
2 7 (9.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 7 (9.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.00%) GDPR
3 3 (4.00%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.33%) PMO
4 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) HDFS
2 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (1.33%) Nagios
1 1 (1.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (34.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.67%) Capita
3 7 (9.33%) Cisco
4 3 (4.00%) Sage
4 3 (4.00%) VMware
5 2 (2.67%) Citrix
5 2 (2.67%) Civica
5 2 (2.67%) Google
5 2 (2.67%) Mitel
5 2 (2.67%) Northgate
5 2 (2.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.33%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.33%) Avaya
6 1 (1.33%) Brocade
6 1 (1.33%) Hitachi
6 1 (1.33%) Infor
6 1 (1.33%) NetApp
6 1 (1.33%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.33%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.33%) Veritas