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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 44 45 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 96 80 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.00% 4.50% 5.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.19% 4.68% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 76 60 73
Average salary £58,750 £42,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.42% -14.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £18,450 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
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
1850 1709 1714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.40% 96.12% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1550 1405 1493
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 27 March 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Bristol

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 55 (32.54%) Finance
2 36 (21.30%) SQL
3 33 (19.53%) Oracle
4 26 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 25 (14.79%) ERP
6 23 (13.61%) ITIL
7 20 (11.83%) Information Security
8 19 (11.24%) Security Cleared
9 18 (10.65%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (10.65%) SQL Server
9 18 (10.65%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (10.06%) Risk Management
10 17 (10.06%) Service Management
11 16 (9.47%) Telecoms
11 16 (9.47%) Active Directory
11 16 (9.47%) Retail
11 16 (9.47%) Degree
12 15 (8.88%) SC Cleared
12 15 (8.88%) Java
13 14 (8.28%) Oracle Financials
13 14 (8.28%) Oracle General Ledger
13 14 (8.28%) Oracle EBS R12
13 14 (8.28%) Performance Tuning
13 14 (8.28%) Oracle Receivables
14 13 (7.69%) Validation
14 13 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (7.69%) General Ledger
14 13 (7.69%) SAP
15 12 (7.10%) PRINCE2
15 12 (7.10%) .NET

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 8 (4.73%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.55%) Lync
3 5 (2.96%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.37%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (1.18%) JBoss
5 2 (1.18%) Apache
5 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.59%) Drupal
6 1 (0.59%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
6 1 (0.59%) CMS
6 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.59%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (3.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.18%) MS Office
3 1 (0.59%) MS Project
3 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (8.28%) Oracle General Ledger
1 14 (8.28%) Oracle EBS R12
1 14 (8.28%) Oracle Financials
1 14 (8.28%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (4.14%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (3.55%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (3.55%) SAP CO
3 6 (3.55%) SAP FI
4 4 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (2.37%) SAP FSCM
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.59%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.37%) Office 365
2 1 (0.59%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.33%) Network Security
2 7 (4.14%) Wireshark
3 5 (2.96%) Firewall
3 5 (2.96%) DHCP
3 5 (2.96%) DNS
4 4 (2.37%) SAN
5 3 (1.78%) VLAN
5 3 (1.78%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.18%) HSRP
6 2 (1.18%) Wireless
6 2 (1.18%) LAN
6 2 (1.18%) WAN
7 1 (0.59%) SSL
7 1 (0.59%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.59%) FTP
7 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.59%) VPN
7 1 (0.59%) DVB
7 1 (0.59%) ATM
7 1 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.65%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.10%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (2.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.78%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.78%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.18%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.59%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 3 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.18%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.59%) Subversion
3 1 (0.59%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.59%) PROIV
General
1 55 (32.54%) Finance
2 16 (9.47%) Telecoms
2 16 (9.47%) Retail
3 13 (7.69%) General Ledger
4 10 (5.92%) Banking
5 8 (4.73%) Advertising
5 8 (4.73%) Aerospace
6 7 (4.14%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.96%) Law
8 3 (1.78%) Legal
9 2 (1.18%) Military
9 2 (1.18%) Billing
10 1 (0.59%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.59%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.10%) .NET
2 8 (4.73%) HTML
3 7 (4.14%) CSS
4 6 (3.55%) Middleware
5 3 (1.78%) Java EE
5 3 (1.78%) Application Packaging
5 3 (1.78%) Web Services
5 3 (1.78%) XML
6 2 (1.18%) jQuery
6 2 (1.18%) SAP CO-PA
6 2 (1.18%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.59%) HTML5
7 1 (0.59%) REST
7 1 (0.59%) CSS3
7 1 (0.59%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.59%) XSD
7 1 (0.59%) DHTML
7 1 (0.59%) J2EE
7 1 (0.59%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.92%) Management Information System
1 10 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.33%) CESG
2 9 (5.33%) RMADS
3 7 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.55%) Xbox
4 6 (3.55%) Social Media
5 4 (2.37%) EqualLogic
6 3 (1.78%) Open Source
7 2 (1.18%) Clustering
8 1 (0.59%) W3C
8 1 (0.59%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.59%) FMCG
8 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.59%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.59%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.92%) Windows
2 6 (3.55%) Linux
2 6 (3.55%) UNIX
3 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.59%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.59%) AIX
4 1 (0.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (14.79%) ERP
2 23 (13.61%) ITIL
3 20 (11.83%) Information Security
4 18 (10.65%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (10.65%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (10.06%) Service Management
5 17 (10.06%) Risk Management
6 14 (8.28%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (7.69%) Validation
8 12 (7.10%) PRINCE2
8 12 (7.10%) Systems Analysis
8 12 (7.10%) Problem Management
9 9 (5.33%) Information Assurance
10 8 (4.73%) Software Testing
10 8 (4.73%) Time Management
10 8 (4.73%) Business Transformation
10 8 (4.73%) Migration
10 8 (4.73%) Scrum
11 7 (4.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (21.30%) SQL
2 15 (8.88%) Java
3 8 (4.73%) JavaScript
3 8 (4.73%) C#
4 5 (2.96%) T-SQL
4 5 (2.96%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.37%) C++
6 3 (1.78%) Python
7 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.59%) C
8 1 (0.59%) VBScript
8 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (11.24%) Security Cleared
2 16 (9.47%) Degree
3 15 (8.88%) SC Cleared
4 10 (5.92%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (4.73%) ISEB
5 8 (4.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.78%) CISSP
7 2 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.18%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.18%) MCP
7 2 (1.18%) CISA
7 2 (1.18%) CISM
8 1 (0.59%) CCSE
8 1 (0.59%) CCNP
8 1 (0.59%) CCA
8 1 (0.59%) PCI QSA
8 1 (0.59%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.59%) CIPD
8 1 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.33%) QA
2 8 (4.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.37%) SLA
4 1 (0.59%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.59%) WAI
4 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (9.47%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.55%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.55%) XenApp
4 4 (2.37%) XenDesktop
4 4 (2.37%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.59%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (4.14%) SCCM
2 3 (1.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (19.53%) Oracle
2 26 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.69%) SAP
4 11 (6.51%) Citrix
5 7 (4.14%) VMware
6 6 (3.55%) Google
6 6 (3.55%) Sybase
6 6 (3.55%) Facebook
7 5 (2.96%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.37%) Veeam
8 4 (2.37%) HP
9 2 (1.18%) Cisco
10 1 (0.59%) Juniper
10 1 (0.59%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.59%) F5
10 1 (0.59%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.59%) Primavera
10 1 (0.59%) Sourcefire
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Acumin
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + negotiable
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