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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 61 60 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 5 3 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.83% 0.53% 6.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.55% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 23
Average salary £66,750 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £31,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £37,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
590 550 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.36% 96.66% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 512 471 361
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 5 (35.71%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) IBM
4 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (28.57%) DevOps
5 4 (28.57%) Twitter
5 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (28.57%) LiveCycle
5 4 (28.57%) Scala
5 4 (28.57%) Open Source
5 4 (28.57%) Confluence
5 4 (28.57%) Clojure
5 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
5 4 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
5 4 (28.57%) Hudson
5 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 4 (28.57%) Pair Programming
5 4 (28.57%) Retail
5 4 (28.57%) Subversion
5 4 (28.57%) Spring
5 4 (28.57%) JSF
5 4 (28.57%) Maven
5 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 4 (28.57%) JIRA

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Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 4 (28.57%) LiveCycle
1 4 (28.57%) Confluence
1 4 (28.57%) FileNet
2 1 (7.14%) Lync
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP CRM
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) VoIP
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 4 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 4 (28.57%) Hudson
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
1 4 (28.57%) Maven
1 4 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 4 (28.57%) Retail
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (28.57%) Spring
1 4 (28.57%) JSF
1 4 (28.57%) SOAP
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
1 4 (28.57%) XML
1 4 (28.57%) XSLT
1 4 (28.57%) J2EE
1 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (28.57%) Open Source
2 2 (14.29%) FMCG
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (14.29%) AS400
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) Pair Programming
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) Release Management
3 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (28.57%) SOA
3 4 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (28.57%) OO
3 4 (28.57%) RUP
3 4 (28.57%) DSDM
3 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) Scala
2 4 (28.57%) Clojure
2 4 (28.57%) Groovy
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
2 2 (14.29%) CCDP
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) VCP5
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) OPNET
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
1 1 (7.14%) OpenView
1 1 (7.14%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) IBM
3 4 (28.57%) Twitter
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) Adobe
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 2 (14.29%) SAP
5 2 (14.29%) Juniper
5 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (7.14%) Avaya
6 1 (7.14%) BMC
6 1 (7.14%) CA
6 1 (7.14%) Sage
6 1 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix
6 1 (7.14%) Compuware
6 1 (7.14%) NetQoS
6 1 (7.14%) Ipanema Technologies
6 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
6 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
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