The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 39 53 59
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 104 79 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.52% 4.01% 3.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.71% 4.16% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 90 54 43
Average salary £47,000 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.58% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £29,350 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,550 £76,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1820 1900 1630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.60% 96.54% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1534 1422
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Consultant
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Bristol

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Bristol

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 35 (18.62%) ITIL
1 35 (18.62%) Finance
2 32 (17.02%) Microsoft
3 27 (14.36%) Information Security
4 26 (13.83%) Active Directory
5 23 (12.23%) Java
6 22 (11.70%) Service Management
7 20 (10.64%) Risk Management
7 20 (10.64%) Security Cleared
8 19 (10.11%) Degree
8 19 (10.11%) SQL
9 17 (9.04%) SAN
10 16 (8.51%) .NET
10 16 (8.51%) Oracle
10 16 (8.51%) Windows
10 16 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 16 (8.51%) Validation
11 15 (7.98%) VMware
11 15 (7.98%) HP
11 15 (7.98%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (7.98%) Problem Management
11 15 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (7.45%) Information Assurance
12 14 (7.45%) Telecoms
13 13 (6.91%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (6.91%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (6.91%) SAP
14 12 (6.38%) Network Security
14 12 (6.38%) Cyber Security
15 11 (5.85%) Hyper-V

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 11 (5.85%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.66%) Lync
3 5 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (1.06%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.53%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.53%) Drupal
7 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.53%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.53%) Apache
7 1 (0.53%) JBoss
7 1 (0.53%) SAS
7 1 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
7 1 (0.53%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (3.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.06%) MS Office
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.53%) MS Project
3 1 (0.53%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (3.72%) SAP FI
1 7 (3.72%) SAP FI/CO
1 7 (3.72%) SAP CO
2 6 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (2.13%) SAP FSCM
3 4 (2.13%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.53%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.53%) Primavera
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.66%) Office 365
2 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.53%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.04%) SAN
2 12 (6.38%) Network Security
3 11 (5.85%) DHCP
3 11 (5.85%) DNS
4 8 (4.26%) Firewall
5 7 (3.72%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (3.72%) Internet
5 7 (3.72%) VLAN
5 7 (3.72%) Wireshark
6 6 (3.19%) TCP/IP
6 6 (3.19%) HSRP
7 4 (2.13%) Unified Communications
8 3 (1.60%) VPN
9 2 (1.06%) Wireless
9 2 (1.06%) SSL
9 2 (1.06%) LAN
9 2 (1.06%) WAN
9 2 (1.06%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.53%) FWSM
10 1 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.60%) Relational Database
2 3 (1.60%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (1.60%) RDBMS
2 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.06%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.53%) Big Data
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.53%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.53%) Pentaho
4 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.53%) QlikView
4 1 (0.53%) Spotfire
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.53%) PROIV
2 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 35 (18.62%) Finance
2 14 (7.45%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.72%) Advertising
4 5 (2.66%) Banking
5 4 (2.13%) Retail
5 4 (2.13%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.60%) Law
6 3 (1.60%) Billing
7 2 (1.06%) Military
8 1 (0.53%) German Language
8 1 (0.53%) Legal
8 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.53%) Front Office
8 1 (0.53%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.51%) .NET
2 9 (4.79%) Middleware
3 8 (4.26%) HTML
3 8 (4.26%) CSS
4 3 (1.60%) Java EE
4 3 (1.60%) Web Services
4 3 (1.60%) XML
4 3 (1.60%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.06%) WAP
5 2 (1.06%) jQuery
5 2 (1.06%) SAP CO-PA
5 2 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.06%) REST
5 2 (1.06%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.53%) CSS3
6 1 (0.53%) HTML5
6 1 (0.53%) WCF
6 1 (0.53%) WF
6 1 (0.53%) XSD
6 1 (0.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.79%) Xbox
2 9 (4.79%) CESG
3 8 (4.26%) EqualLogic
4 7 (3.72%) RMADS
5 6 (3.19%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.19%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (3.19%) Social Media
5 6 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.19%) BYOD
5 6 (3.19%) Internet of Things
6 5 (2.66%) Digital Media
6 5 (2.66%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.13%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.13%) iPad
7 4 (2.13%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.60%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.60%) Clustering
9 2 (1.06%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (0.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.51%) Windows
2 7 (3.72%) Linux
3 5 (2.66%) UNIX
4 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.60%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.06%) AIX
5 2 (1.06%) Solaris
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (18.62%) ITIL
2 27 (14.36%) Information Security
3 22 (11.70%) Service Management
4 20 (10.64%) Risk Management
5 16 (8.51%) Validation
6 15 (7.98%) Problem Management
7 14 (7.45%) Information Assurance
8 13 (6.91%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (6.38%) Cyber Security
10 11 (5.85%) Project Management
10 11 (5.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (5.32%) PRINCE2
12 9 (4.79%) Data Protection
12 9 (4.79%) ERP
12 9 (4.79%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (4.26%) Business Continuity
13 8 (4.26%) Risk Assessment
14 7 (3.72%) Change Management
14 7 (3.72%) Migration
14 7 (3.72%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 23 (12.23%) Java
2 19 (10.11%) SQL
3 10 (5.32%) C#
4 9 (4.79%) JavaScript
5 8 (4.26%) C
6 6 (3.19%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.60%) Apple Swift
7 3 (1.60%) Python
7 3 (1.60%) VBScript
7 3 (1.60%) C++
8 2 (1.06%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.06%) VB
8 2 (1.06%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 19 (10.11%) Degree
3 13 (6.91%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (5.85%) CISSP
5 10 (5.32%) SC Cleared
6 8 (4.26%) CISA
6 8 (4.26%) CISM
7 6 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.13%) ISEB
8 4 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (1.60%) PCI QSA
9 3 (1.60%) MCSD
10 2 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.06%) MCP
10 2 (1.06%) MCSE
10 2 (1.06%) MCSA
10 2 (1.06%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.06%) CRISC
11 1 (0.53%) CCNP
11 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (3.72%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.19%) COBIT
4 5 (2.66%) QA
5 4 (2.13%) SLA
6 3 (1.60%) BS7799
7 1 (0.53%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 26 (13.83%) Active Directory
2 15 (7.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.85%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.32%) XenApp
5 9 (4.79%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.53%) PowerHA
7 1 (0.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.53%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (5.32%) SCCM
2 8 (4.26%) NetBackup
3 7 (3.72%) Legato
3 7 (3.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.06%) SCOM
4 2 (1.06%) Windows Intune
4 2 (1.06%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.53%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.53%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.53%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 32 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.51%) Oracle
3 15 (7.98%) VMware
3 15 (7.98%) HP
4 13 (6.91%) SAP
5 11 (5.85%) Citrix
6 9 (4.79%) Facebook
6 9 (4.79%) Google
7 8 (4.26%) Veritas
7 8 (4.26%) IBM
7 8 (4.26%) Veeam
8 7 (3.72%) EMC
8 7 (3.72%) NetApp
8 7 (3.72%) Hitachi
9 6 (3.19%) Sybase
10 5 (2.66%) Sage
11 2 (1.06%) Cisco
11 2 (1.06%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.53%) Oneserve
12 1 (0.53%) Tableau
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Fully Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Churchill Frank
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + £35000 first year OTE
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Uncapped Comission
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + £35000 OTE year one
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + OTE £85,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Recruitment Partnership
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + UNCAPPED COMMISION
Posted: 5 days ago