The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 62 48 36
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 5 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.74% 1.64% 2.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 1.71% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 10
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £40,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
645 527 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 95.41% 95.99% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 569 424 316
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,928 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Consultant
South Wales

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 1 August 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 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) IBM
3 9 (37.50%) SOAP
3 9 (37.50%) Web Services
3 9 (37.50%) XML
3 9 (37.50%) XSLT
3 9 (37.50%) SOA
3 9 (37.50%) Java
3 9 (37.50%) J2EE
3 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 9 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
3 9 (37.50%) OO
3 9 (37.50%) RUP
3 9 (37.50%) DSDM
3 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 9 (37.50%) Adobe
3 9 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 9 (37.50%) FileNet
3 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) TDD
3 9 (37.50%) Pair Programming
3 9 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 9 (37.50%) Scrum
3 9 (37.50%) Subversion
3 9 (37.50%) Spring
3 9 (37.50%) JSF
3 9 (37.50%) Maven
3 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 9 (37.50%) JIRA
3 9 (37.50%) Unit Testing

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 9 (37.50%) FileNet
1 9 (37.50%) LiveCycle
1 9 (37.50%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Firewall
1 5 (20.83%) Internet
1 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
1 5 (20.83%) LAN
1 5 (20.83%) VoIP
1 5 (20.83%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) SNMP
2 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 9 (37.50%) MongoDB
1 9 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Subversion
1 9 (37.50%) Maven
1 9 (37.50%) JIRA
1 9 (37.50%) Hudson
1 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) SOAP
1 9 (37.50%) Web Services
1 9 (37.50%) XML
1 9 (37.50%) XSLT
1 9 (37.50%) J2EE
1 9 (37.50%) Hibernate
1 9 (37.50%) Spring
1 9 (37.50%) JSF
1 9 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Open Source
2 1 (4.17%) Statistics
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) SOA
1 9 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
1 9 (37.50%) OO
1 9 (37.50%) RUP
1 9 (37.50%) DSDM
1 9 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (37.50%) TDD
1 9 (37.50%) Pair Programming
1 9 (37.50%) Scrum
1 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
1 9 (37.50%) Unit Testing
1 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (37.50%) Release Management
1 9 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 9 (37.50%) DevOps
2 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
3 2 (8.33%) ERP
3 2 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (4.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) Java
1 9 (37.50%) Groovy
1 9 (37.50%) Scala
1 9 (37.50%) Clojure
2 1 (4.17%) C
2 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (20.83%) CCNP
1 5 (20.83%) CCNA
1 5 (20.83%) CCDP
2 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) SAP Certification
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) OPNET
1 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.17%) Netcool
1 1 (4.17%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 1 (4.17%) OpenView
1 1 (4.17%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) IBM
3 9 (37.50%) Adobe
3 9 (37.50%) Twitter
4 7 (29.17%) Cisco
5 2 (8.33%) SAP
5 2 (8.33%) Juniper
6 1 (4.17%) Sage
6 1 (4.17%) Avaya
6 1 (4.17%) Compuware
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix
6 1 (4.17%) Tandberg
6 1 (4.17%) VMware
6 1 (4.17%) Sitecore
6 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.17%) F5
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
SLR
Salary: Competitive, based on experience
Posted: 7 days ago