The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 60 66 64
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 24 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.83% 0.77% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 0.79% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 2
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,100 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £58,500 £36,750
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 Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
833 634 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.35% 97.54% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 711 564 470
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Consultant
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Cardiff

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 20 (34.48%) B2B
1 20 (34.48%) B2C
2 19 (32.76%) ERP
2 19 (32.76%) Business Development
3 17 (29.31%) Marketing
3 17 (29.31%) Finance
4 12 (20.69%) German Language
5 10 (17.24%) SAP
6 8 (13.79%) Degree
6 8 (13.79%) Business Analysis
7 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (10.34%) Banking
7 6 (10.34%) Advertising
7 6 (10.34%) Coaching
7 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (8.62%) Project Management
8 5 (8.62%) MS Visio
8 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2
8 5 (8.62%) ClearCase
8 5 (8.62%) ISEB
8 5 (8.62%) PRINCE
8 5 (8.62%) Billing
8 5 (8.62%) Resource Management
8 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
9 4 (6.90%) Data Protection
9 4 (6.90%) PCI DSS
9 4 (6.90%) Cyber Security
9 4 (6.90%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (6.90%) Internet of Things
9 4 (6.90%) Lean Six Sigma

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Sage ERP X3
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.72%) VoIP
2 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) ClearCase
General
1 17 (29.31%) Finance
1 17 (29.31%) Marketing
2 12 (20.69%) German Language
3 6 (10.34%) Advertising
3 6 (10.34%) Banking
4 5 (8.62%) Billing
5 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
6 3 (5.17%) Retail
6 3 (5.17%) Retail Banking
7 2 (3.45%) Dutch Language
7 2 (3.45%) French Language
7 2 (3.45%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) .NET
2 2 (3.45%) HTML
2 2 (3.45%) XML
2 2 (3.45%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.72%) WCF
3 1 (1.72%) jQuery
3 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.72%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.90%) BYOD
2 4 (6.90%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (6.90%) Internet of Things
3 2 (3.45%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) B2B
1 20 (34.48%) B2C
2 19 (32.76%) ERP
2 19 (32.76%) Business Development
3 8 (13.79%) Business Analysis
4 6 (10.34%) Coaching
4 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.62%) Resource Management
5 5 (8.62%) PRINCE
5 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2
5 5 (8.62%) Project Management
6 4 (6.90%) Service Management
6 4 (6.90%) ITIL
6 4 (6.90%) Six Sigma
6 4 (6.90%) BCP
6 4 (6.90%) Benchmarking
6 4 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.90%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (6.90%) ITSM
6 4 (6.90%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.17%) C#
1 3 (5.17%) VB
2 2 (3.45%) COBOL
3 1 (1.72%) Java
3 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.72%) Perl
3 1 (1.72%) SQL
3 1 (1.72%) Python
3 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Degree
2 5 (8.62%) ISEB
2 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.90%) CISSP
3 4 (6.90%) CISA
3 4 (6.90%) CISM
4 3 (5.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (3.45%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (6.90%) COBIT
1 4 (6.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
1 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) OpenView
1 1 (1.72%) Nagios
1 1 (1.72%) OPNET
1 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (1.72%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) SAP
2 3 (5.17%) Sage
3 1 (1.72%) VMware
3 1 (1.72%) NetScout
3 1 (1.72%) Riverbed
3 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds
3 1 (1.72%) F5
3 1 (1.72%) NetQoS
3 1 (1.72%) Ipanema Technologies
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.72%) Compuware
3 1 (1.72%) HP
3 1 (1.72%) Citrix
3 1 (1.72%) Juniper
3 1 (1.72%) BMC
3 1 (1.72%) Cognizant
3 1 (1.72%) CA
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 55k per year + Car, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 10 days ago