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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 41 59 30
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 99 62 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.41% 3.93% 6.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.66% 4.20% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 76 47 91
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,100 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £64,500 £57,500
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
1750 1476 1490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.68% 93.60% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1432 1307 1287
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 £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 12 September 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Bristol

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 37 (20.33%) Finance
2 32 (17.58%) Project Management
3 31 (17.03%) Degree
4 28 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 27 (14.84%) Windows
6 26 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 25 (13.74%) SC Cleared
8 20 (10.99%) Business Development
8 20 (10.99%) Migration
9 19 (10.44%) ITIL
9 19 (10.44%) PRINCE2
10 18 (9.89%) MS Exchange
11 17 (9.34%) SQL Server
12 15 (8.24%) Firewall
12 15 (8.24%) Telecoms
12 15 (8.24%) Advertising
12 15 (8.24%) Information Security
13 14 (7.69%) Active Directory
13 14 (7.69%) HTML
13 14 (7.69%) Python
13 14 (7.69%) Cyber Security
14 13 (7.14%) HMG Infosec
14 13 (7.14%) Security Architecture
14 13 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
14 13 (7.14%) JavaScript
14 13 (7.14%) Linux
14 13 (7.14%) CSS
14 13 (7.14%) Internet
14 13 (7.14%) Service Management
14 13 (7.14%) Computer Science

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 18 (9.89%) MS Exchange
2 13 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (6.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (6.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (5.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 10 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2000
6 4 (2.20%) Lync
7 3 (1.65%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.10%) ArcGIS
8 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.10%) Oracle Spatial
8 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.55%) Node.js
9 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.55%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.55%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.55%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (4.40%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.85%) MS Office
3 2 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.55%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (3.30%) Sage 200
2 4 (2.20%) JDE OneWorld
3 2 (1.10%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.10%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.10%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (1.10%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.55%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.55%) Exchequer
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.85%) Pure360
2 4 (2.20%) Office 365
3 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.55%) SaaS
4 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.24%) Firewall
2 13 (7.14%) Internet
3 4 (2.20%) Softphone
3 4 (2.20%) PBX
3 4 (2.20%) VoIP
3 4 (2.20%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (1.10%) Intranet
4 2 (1.10%) DNS
4 2 (1.10%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.55%) VPN
5 1 (0.55%) MPLS
5 1 (0.55%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.55%) VLAN
5 1 (0.55%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (0.55%) IPv4
5 1 (0.55%) IPv6
5 1 (0.55%) SAN
5 1 (0.55%) WAN
5 1 (0.55%) DHCP
5 1 (0.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.34%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.55%) MySQL
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.55%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.55%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (0.55%) Redis
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.55%) Maven
1 1 (0.55%) JIRA
1 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
General
1 37 (20.33%) Finance
2 15 (8.24%) Telecoms
2 15 (8.24%) Advertising
3 12 (6.59%) Aerospace
4 10 (5.49%) Local Government
4 10 (5.49%) Marketing
5 9 (4.95%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.20%) Military
6 4 (2.20%) Retail
6 4 (2.20%) German Language
7 2 (1.10%) Electronics
8 1 (0.55%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.55%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.55%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.69%) HTML
2 13 (7.14%) CSS
3 9 (4.95%) SOAP
4 8 (4.40%) XML
5 7 (3.85%) .NET
5 7 (3.85%) XHTML
5 7 (3.85%) HTML5
6 2 (1.10%) jQuery
6 2 (1.10%) OAuth
6 2 (1.10%) OpenID
6 2 (1.10%) SAML
6 2 (1.10%) Ajax
6 2 (1.10%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.55%) JSON
7 1 (0.55%) MDX
7 1 (0.55%) WPF
7 1 (0.55%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.55%) PostGIS
7 1 (0.55%) J2SE
7 1 (0.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.14%) PKI
1 13 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.59%) Mathematics
3 11 (6.04%) Blackberry
4 10 (5.49%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.49%) Clustering
4 10 (5.49%) Social Media
5 8 (4.40%) Replication
6 5 (2.75%) Open Source
6 5 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.20%) IVR
7 4 (2.20%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.10%) GIS
8 2 (1.10%) Wiki
8 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.55%) iPhone
9 1 (0.55%) Statistics
9 1 (0.55%) iPad
9 1 (0.55%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 27 (14.84%) Windows
2 13 (7.14%) Linux
3 11 (6.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (4.95%) UNIX
5 5 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.10%) Android
7 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.55%) CentOS
8 1 (0.55%) Fedora
8 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (17.58%) Project Management
2 20 (10.99%) Migration
2 20 (10.99%) Business Development
3 19 (10.44%) ITIL
3 19 (10.44%) PRINCE2
4 15 (8.24%) Information Security
5 14 (7.69%) Cyber Security
6 13 (7.14%) Security Architecture
6 13 (7.14%) Service Management
7 12 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (6.04%) Enterprise Architecture
8 11 (6.04%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (6.04%) CRM
9 10 (5.49%) Change Management
9 10 (5.49%) Change Control
10 8 (4.40%) Analytics
10 8 (4.40%) Line Management
10 8 (4.40%) QMS
10 8 (4.40%) Email Marketing
10 8 (4.40%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.69%) Python
2 13 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 11 (6.04%) C
3 11 (6.04%) C++
3 11 (6.04%) Java
3 11 (6.04%) PowerShell
4 10 (5.49%) SQL
5 9 (4.95%) C#
6 7 (3.85%) Ada
6 7 (3.85%) Assembly Language
6 7 (3.85%) VC++
7 4 (2.20%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.20%) Fortran
8 3 (1.65%) Perl
9 2 (1.10%) VBScript
9 2 (1.10%) VB
9 2 (1.10%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.10%) Ruby
10 1 (0.55%) X++
10 1 (0.55%) R
Qualifications
1 31 (17.03%) Degree
2 28 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 25 (13.74%) SC Cleared
4 10 (5.49%) MCP
5 8 (4.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (2.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (2.20%) ISEB
6 4 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.65%) CCNA
8 2 (1.10%) CISSP
8 2 (1.10%) GIAC
8 2 (1.10%) CEH
9 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.55%) CCDA
9 1 (0.55%) CCIE
9 1 (0.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.14%) HMG Infosec
2 11 (6.04%) SLA
3 4 (2.20%) QA
4 3 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.55%) BS7799
System Software
1 14 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (6.04%) Hyper-V
3 10 (5.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 8 (4.40%) VMware ESX
4 8 (4.40%) XenApp
5 1 (0.55%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.55%) Xen
5 1 (0.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.10%) NetBackup
1 2 (1.10%) Puppet
2 1 (0.55%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.55%) logstash
2 1 (0.55%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.55%) YUM
2 1 (0.55%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 26 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.59%) VMware
3 9 (4.95%) Citrix
4 8 (4.40%) Oracle
4 8 (4.40%) SAP
5 7 (3.85%) Sage
5 7 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (3.85%) SmartFocus
6 3 (1.65%) IBM
7 2 (1.10%) Cisco
7 2 (1.10%) HP
7 2 (1.10%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.10%) Twitter
7 2 (1.10%) McAfee
7 2 (1.10%) ESRI
7 2 (1.10%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.55%) FrontRange
8 1 (0.55%) IronPort
8 1 (0.55%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.55%) SaltStack
Bristol, Avon
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Hyphen
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £25000 per annum - commission OTE £35K
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Good Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + uncapped
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Northgate Human Resources
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £400000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago