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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 31 48 50
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 39 21 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.98% 3.11% 3.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.07% 3.23% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 8
Average salary £51,250 £16,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+210.60% -68.57%
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
642 651 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.47% 96.30% 99.33%
Number of salaries quoted 537 549 479
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 36 (48.65%) German Language
2 32 (43.24%) ERP
3 20 (27.03%) SAP
4 15 (20.27%) Finance
5 9 (12.16%) B2B
6 8 (10.81%) Advertising
7 7 (9.46%) SQL
8 5 (6.76%) Microsoft
8 5 (6.76%) Billing
8 5 (6.76%) Degree
8 5 (6.76%) Presales
8 5 (6.76%) Coaching
9 4 (5.41%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.41%) VMware
9 4 (5.41%) T-SQL
9 4 (5.41%) CRM
10 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
10 3 (4.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.05%) Sage
10 3 (4.05%) GoldMine
10 3 (4.05%) Dynamics GP
10 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (4.05%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (4.05%) Infor CRM
10 3 (4.05%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.05%) Performance Management
10 3 (4.05%) Infor
10 3 (4.05%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.05%) Sage CRM
10 3 (4.05%) CBAP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 (1.35%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (4.05%) GoldMine
1 3 (4.05%) Infor CRM
1 3 (4.05%) Sage 200
1 3 (4.05%) Sage CRM
2 2 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) VoIP
2 1 (1.35%) DHCP
2 1 (1.35%) DNS
2 1 (1.35%) WAN
2 1 (1.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 36 (48.65%) German Language
2 15 (20.27%) Finance
3 8 (10.81%) Advertising
4 5 (6.76%) Billing
5 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.05%) iPad
2 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.70%) Windows
1 2 (2.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.24%) ERP
2 9 (12.16%) B2B
3 5 (6.76%) Coaching
3 5 (6.76%) Presales
4 4 (5.41%) Business Analysis
4 4 (5.41%) CRM
5 3 (4.05%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.05%) Performance Management
5 3 (4.05%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (4.05%) Software Engineering
5 3 (4.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (2.70%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 2 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (2.70%) Business Performance Management
6 2 (2.70%) Change Control
6 2 (2.70%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (2.70%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (2.70%) Project Management
6 2 (2.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.46%) SQL
2 4 (5.41%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.70%) C
3 2 (2.70%) Java
3 2 (2.70%) Perl
3 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.70%) VB
4 1 (1.35%) C#
4 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) Degree
2 3 (4.05%) CBAP
3 2 (2.70%) HND
3 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.35%) Terminal Services
1 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (2.70%) Nagios
1 2 (2.70%) OpenView
1 2 (2.70%) OPNET
1 2 (2.70%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 20 (27.03%) SAP
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.41%) VMware
4 3 (4.05%) Infor
4 3 (4.05%) Sage
4 3 (4.05%) Twitter
5 2 (2.70%) CA
5 2 (2.70%) Cisco
5 2 (2.70%) F5
5 2 (2.70%) HP
5 2 (2.70%) Juniper
5 2 (2.70%) Riverbed
5 2 (2.70%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.35%) BMC
6 1 (1.35%) Citrix
6 1 (1.35%) Compuware
6 1 (1.35%) Ipanema Technologies
6 1 (1.35%) NetQoS
6 1 (1.35%) NetScout
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Posted: Yesterday
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