The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 19 15 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 5.63% 2.27% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.63% 2.33% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £20,000 - £39,250
90% offered a salary of more than £18,950 - £38,650
10% offered a salary of more than £25,250 - £39,850
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
71 43 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 100.00% 97.73% 93.85%
Number of salaries quoted 62 40 117
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +14.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £43,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Consultant
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Bridgend

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) BMC
4 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (40.00%) Remedy
4 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) MCP
5 1 (20.00%) UNIX
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (20.00%) VB
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) SNMP
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) VMware

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SNMP
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (20.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (20.00%) BMC Performance Manager
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) BMC
2 2 (40.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago