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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 35 51 49
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 38 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.47% 3.24% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.60% 3.31% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 4
Average salary £46,250 £38,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.71% -24.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,000 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,600 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £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
678 665 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.55% 98.08% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 558 580 343
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 29 (53.70%) German Language
2 16 (29.63%) ERP
3 13 (24.07%) Finance
4 9 (16.67%) SAP
5 6 (11.11%) Advertising
6 5 (9.26%) SQL
7 4 (7.41%) Coaching
7 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (7.41%) Business Development
7 4 (7.41%) Degree
8 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.56%) Process Improvement
8 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.56%) Change Management
8 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
8 3 (5.56%) Six Sigma
9 2 (3.70%) Project Management
9 2 (3.70%) B2B
9 2 (3.70%) B2C
9 2 (3.70%) VB
9 2 (3.70%) HND
9 2 (3.70%) Windows
9 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
9 2 (3.70%) Banking
9 2 (3.70%) Retail
9 2 (3.70%) VMware
9 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
9 2 (3.70%) Data Enrichment

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) DHCP
1 1 (1.85%) DNS
1 1 (1.85%) VoIP
1 1 (1.85%) WAN
1 1 (1.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 29 (53.70%) German Language
2 13 (24.07%) Finance
3 6 (11.11%) Advertising
4 2 (3.70%) Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
4 2 (3.70%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.85%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) .NET
1 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.85%) HTML
1 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.85%) Social Network
3 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Windows
1 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) ERP
2 4 (7.41%) Business Development
2 4 (7.41%) Coaching
3 3 (5.56%) Change Management
3 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (5.56%) Process Improvement
3 3 (5.56%) Six Sigma
3 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (3.70%) B2B
4 2 (3.70%) B2C
4 2 (3.70%) Business Analysis
4 2 (3.70%) Business Performance Management
4 2 (3.70%) Data Enrichment
4 2 (3.70%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (3.70%) Performance Management
4 2 (3.70%) Presales
4 2 (3.70%) Project Management
4 2 (3.70%) Time Management
5 1 (1.85%) Competitor Analysis
5 1 (1.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.70%) VB
4 1 (1.85%) C#
4 1 (1.85%) COBOL
4 1 (1.85%) Java
4 1 (1.85%) Perl
4 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) HND
3 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (1.85%) Nagios
1 1 (1.85%) OpenView
1 1 (1.85%) OPNET
1 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) SAP
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.70%) VMware
4 1 (1.85%) BMC
4 1 (1.85%) CA
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco
4 1 (1.85%) Citrix
4 1 (1.85%) Compuware
4 1 (1.85%) F5
4 1 (1.85%) HP
4 1 (1.85%) Ipanema Technologies
4 1 (1.85%) Juniper
4 1 (1.85%) NetQoS
4 1 (1.85%) NetScout
4 1 (1.85%) Riverbed
4 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Uncapped Commission Scheme
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Excellent Basic Salary
Posted: 16 hours ago