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 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 40 48 49
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 34 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.89% 3.14% 3.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.11% 3.23% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 6
Average salary £16,500 £52,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-68.57% +75.00%
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
666 650 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 95.69% 97.16% 98.56%
Number of salaries quoted 544 538 475
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,650 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 16 (30.19%) Finance
2 14 (26.42%) ERP
3 13 (24.53%) B2B
3 13 (24.53%) B2C
4 12 (22.64%) German Language
5 11 (20.75%) Business Development
5 11 (20.75%) Marketing
5 11 (20.75%) SAP
6 10 (18.87%) Advertising
7 9 (16.98%) VMware
7 9 (16.98%) AS400
7 9 (16.98%) IBM
7 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
7 9 (16.98%) Windows
7 9 (16.98%) WebSphere
8 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (15.09%) DHCP
8 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
8 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (15.09%) DNS
9 5 (9.43%) Billing
9 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
9 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
9 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
10 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (7.55%) BYOD
10 4 (7.55%) Robotic Automation
10 4 (7.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (7.55%) COBIT

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (16.98%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.89%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (1.89%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.89%) MS Project
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Sage ERP X3
2 1 (1.89%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) DHCP
1 8 (15.09%) DNS
2 4 (7.55%) Internet
3 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 16 (30.19%) Finance
2 12 (22.64%) German Language
3 11 (20.75%) Marketing
4 10 (18.87%) Advertising
5 5 (9.43%) Billing
6 3 (5.66%) French Language
7 2 (3.77%) Spanish Language
7 2 (3.77%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) .NET
1 1 (1.89%) J2EE
1 1 (1.89%) CSS
1 1 (1.89%) Web Services
1 1 (1.89%) XML
1 1 (1.89%) XSD
1 1 (1.89%) Ajax
1 1 (1.89%) WCF
1 1 (1.89%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) AS400
2 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) BYOD
2 4 (7.55%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (7.55%) Internet of Things
3 3 (5.66%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Windows
2 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.89%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) ERP
2 13 (24.53%) B2B
2 13 (24.53%) B2C
3 11 (20.75%) Business Development
4 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
4 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
5 4 (7.55%) Robotic Automation
5 4 (7.55%) Data Protection
5 4 (7.55%) OWASP
5 4 (7.55%) Information Assurance
5 4 (7.55%) Change Control
5 4 (7.55%) Cyber Security
5 4 (7.55%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (7.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (7.55%) Business Continuity
5 4 (7.55%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (7.55%) Information Security
5 4 (7.55%) Risk Management
5 4 (7.55%) ITSM
5 4 (7.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
2 1 (1.89%) C#
2 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.55%) CISSP
2 4 (7.55%) CISA
2 4 (7.55%) CISM
3 2 (3.77%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (7.55%) COBIT
1 4 (7.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) SAP
2 9 (16.98%) VMware
2 9 (16.98%) IBM
2 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.66%) Sage
4 1 (1.89%) Citrix
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle
4 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: Basic salary negotiable + an industry leading commission structure
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Excellent Basic Salary and Uncapped Commission Scheme
Posted: 25 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Excellent Basic Salary and Uncapped Commission Scheme
Posted: 25 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago