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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 45 63 34
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 91 75 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.84% 4.34% 6.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.08% 4.58% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 83 60 89
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1791 1636 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.27% 94.62% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1492 1435 1309
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Bristol

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 36 (20.34%) Degree
2 35 (19.77%) Security Cleared
3 33 (18.64%) Finance
4 31 (17.51%) Project Management
4 31 (17.51%) Windows
5 30 (16.95%) SC Cleared
6 27 (15.25%) Microsoft
7 22 (12.43%) MS Exchange
8 19 (10.73%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (10.17%) Migration
9 18 (10.17%) Active Directory
9 18 (10.17%) PRINCE2
9 18 (10.17%) ITIL
9 18 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2010
10 17 (9.60%) VMware
10 17 (9.60%) Exchange Server 2007
11 16 (9.04%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (9.04%) Exchange Server 2003
11 16 (9.04%) Business Development
11 16 (9.04%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (9.04%) Blackberry
11 16 (9.04%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (9.04%) Exchange Server 2013
12 15 (8.47%) Change Control
12 15 (8.47%) Hyper-V
12 15 (8.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 15 (8.47%) MCP
12 15 (8.47%) SQL
12 15 (8.47%) ERP
12 15 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2000

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 22 (12.43%) MS Exchange
2 18 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (9.60%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (9.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 16 (9.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2000
5 15 (8.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (2.26%) Lync
7 2 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.13%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.13%) Apache
7 2 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.56%) Node.js
8 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.56%) IIS
8 1 (0.56%) JBoss
8 1 (0.56%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.56%) CMS
8 1 (0.56%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (3.39%) MS Office
1 6 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (3.39%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (2.26%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (2.26%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (2.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.26%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.69%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (0.56%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.56%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.56%) Exchequer
4 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.82%) Pure360
2 3 (1.69%) Office 365
3 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.78%) Firewall
2 11 (6.21%) Internet
3 4 (2.26%) Softphone
3 4 (2.26%) VoIP
3 4 (2.26%) PBX
3 4 (2.26%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (1.13%) Intranet
4 2 (1.13%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.13%) DNS
5 1 (0.56%) SAN
5 1 (0.56%) MPLS
5 1 (0.56%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.56%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (0.56%) Wireless
5 1 (0.56%) VPN
5 1 (0.56%) SMS
5 1 (0.56%) WAN
5 1 (0.56%) DHCP
5 1 (0.56%) FTP
5 1 (0.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.82%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.26%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.56%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (0.56%) Redis
4 1 (0.56%) MySQL
4 1 (0.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.56%) Maven
1 1 (0.56%) JIRA
1 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
General
1 33 (18.64%) Finance
2 14 (7.91%) Advertising
3 12 (6.78%) Aerospace
4 11 (6.21%) Local Government
5 10 (5.65%) Telecoms
6 8 (4.52%) Marketing
7 7 (3.95%) Manufacturing
7 7 (3.95%) Retail
8 4 (2.26%) General Ledger
8 4 (2.26%) Military
8 4 (2.26%) German Language
9 2 (1.13%) Legal
10 1 (0.56%) Electronics
10 1 (0.56%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.56%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.78%) HTML
2 10 (5.65%) CSS
3 7 (3.95%) .NET
4 6 (3.39%) SOAP
4 6 (3.39%) XML
5 5 (2.82%) XHTML
5 5 (2.82%) HTML5
6 2 (1.13%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.56%) Ajax
7 1 (0.56%) JSON
7 1 (0.56%) jQuery
7 1 (0.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.04%) Blackberry
2 15 (8.47%) Clustering
3 14 (7.91%) Computer Science
4 12 (6.78%) Mathematics
4 12 (6.78%) Management Information System
5 11 (6.21%) PKI
5 11 (6.21%) Algorithms
6 10 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.95%) Social Media
8 6 (3.39%) Replication
9 4 (2.26%) IVR
9 4 (2.26%) Open Source
10 3 (1.69%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.13%) Wiki
11 2 (1.13%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.56%) iPad
12 1 (0.56%) iPhone
12 1 (0.56%) NLPG
12 1 (0.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.51%) Windows
2 16 (9.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (6.21%) Linux
4 10 (5.65%) UNIX
5 5 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.13%) Android
8 1 (0.56%) Fedora
8 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.56%) CentOS
8 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.51%) Project Management
2 19 (10.73%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (10.17%) Migration
3 18 (10.17%) ITIL
3 18 (10.17%) PRINCE2
4 16 (9.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (9.04%) Business Development
5 15 (8.47%) Change Control
5 15 (8.47%) ERP
6 13 (7.34%) Change Management
7 12 (6.78%) Information Security
7 12 (6.78%) Enterprise Architecture
8 11 (6.21%) Service Management
8 11 (6.21%) Security Architecture
9 8 (4.52%) QMS
9 8 (4.52%) Cyber Security
9 8 (4.52%) Software Engineering
10 7 (3.95%) Project Planning
10 7 (3.95%) Data Analysis
10 7 (3.95%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.47%) SQL
1 15 (8.47%) PowerShell
2 14 (7.91%) Python
3 11 (6.21%) C
3 11 (6.21%) C++
4 10 (5.65%) JavaScript
5 9 (5.08%) C#
6 8 (4.52%) Java
7 7 (3.95%) Ada
7 7 (3.95%) Assembly Language
7 7 (3.95%) VC++
8 4 (2.26%) Fortran
8 4 (2.26%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.69%) Perl
10 2 (1.13%) VBScript
10 2 (1.13%) VB
11 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.56%) PHP
11 1 (0.56%) VB6
11 1 (0.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (20.34%) Degree
2 35 (19.77%) Security Cleared
3 30 (16.95%) SC Cleared
4 15 (8.47%) MCP
5 13 (7.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (2.82%) CISSP
7 3 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.69%) CCNA
7 3 (1.69%) ISEB
7 3 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.13%) CISA
8 2 (1.13%) CISM
8 2 (1.13%) GIAC
8 2 (1.13%) CEH
9 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.56%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.21%) SLA
1 11 (6.21%) HMG Infosec
2 4 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.69%) QA
4 1 (0.56%) BS7799
4 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (10.17%) Active Directory
2 16 (9.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (8.47%) Hyper-V
3 15 (8.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 13 (7.34%) VMware ESX
4 13 (7.34%) XenApp
5 1 (0.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.13%) NetBackup
1 2 (1.13%) Puppet
2 1 (0.56%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.56%) logstash
2 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.56%) YUM
2 1 (0.56%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 27 (15.25%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.60%) VMware
3 14 (7.91%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (7.34%) Oracle
4 13 (7.34%) Citrix
5 9 (5.08%) SAP
6 5 (2.82%) SmartFocus
7 2 (1.13%) IBM
7 2 (1.13%) Sage
7 2 (1.13%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.13%) McAfee
7 2 (1.13%) HP
8 1 (0.56%) Dell
8 1 (0.56%) EMC
8 1 (0.56%) BMC
8 1 (0.56%) CA
8 1 (0.56%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.56%) ESRI
8 1 (0.56%) Metastorm
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Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + commision
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £18000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £18000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + uncapped
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £18000 per annum + competitive
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Annapurna
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 3 days ago
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SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Commission
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ISL
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum + 20-30% Commission
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Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
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CGI
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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ISL
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Commission
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + bonus, pension, training scheme
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
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