The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 20 43 34
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 45 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 11.39% 4.35% 4.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.20% 4.52% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 10
Average salary £55,000 £51,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £44,550 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Consultant
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
369 420 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 93.42% 96.11% 92.37%
Number of salaries quoted 236 352 216
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Consultant
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant across the Cheltenham region.

Consultant Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 46 (59.74%) Cybersecurity
2 23 (29.87%) SQL
3 17 (22.08%) C#
4 16 (20.78%) C++
4 16 (20.78%) Java
4 16 (20.78%) Objective-C
4 16 (20.78%) Big Data
4 16 (20.78%) Reverse Engineering
4 16 (20.78%) Android
4 16 (20.78%) Mobile Development
4 16 (20.78%) Cybercrime
5 15 (19.48%) Security Cleared
6 14 (18.18%) DV Cleared
6 14 (18.18%) Windows
7 13 (16.88%) CISSP
7 13 (16.88%) JavaScript
7 13 (16.88%) HTML
7 13 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (15.58%) Hibernate
8 12 (15.58%) Network Design
8 12 (15.58%) Spring
8 12 (15.58%) Automated Testing
8 12 (15.58%) J2EE
8 12 (15.58%) WebLogic
8 12 (15.58%) EJB
8 12 (15.58%) XML
8 12 (15.58%) Python
8 12 (15.58%) Visualisation
8 12 (15.58%) Android Development
8 12 (15.58%) iOS Development

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 12 (15.58%) WebLogic
2 9 (11.69%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (5.19%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) MS Excel
1 6 (7.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (6.49%) Oracle ASCP
3 4 (5.19%) Lawson
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.39%) Firewall
2 5 (6.49%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.90%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (3.90%) VPN
3 3 (3.90%) Wireless
4 2 (2.60%) 3G
4 2 (2.60%) 4G
4 2 (2.60%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (2.60%) HTTP
4 2 (2.60%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.60%) LAN
4 2 (2.60%) MPLS
4 2 (2.60%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (2.60%) TACACS
4 2 (2.60%) WAN
5 1 (1.30%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (1.30%) Internet
5 1 (1.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.78%) Big Data
2 10 (12.99%) Oracle BI EE
3 9 (11.69%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (5.19%) Apache Hive
4 4 (5.19%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.30%) GIS
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (11.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (14.29%) Finance
2 10 (12.99%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.79%) Banking
4 3 (3.90%) Games
4 3 (3.90%) Marketing
5 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.30%) Legal
6 1 (1.30%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.88%) HTML
2 12 (15.58%) EJB
2 12 (15.58%) Hibernate
2 12 (15.58%) J2EE
2 12 (15.58%) Spring
2 12 (15.58%) XML
3 4 (5.19%) Java EE
3 4 (5.19%) STL
4 1 (1.30%) .NET
4 1 (1.30%) Ajax
4 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.30%) COM
4 1 (1.30%) CSS
4 1 (1.30%) HTML5
4 1 (1.30%) JSON
4 1 (1.30%) RESTful
4 1 (1.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.78%) Cybercrime
2 12 (15.58%) iPhone
2 12 (15.58%) Visualisation
3 9 (11.69%) Cryptography
4 7 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (9.09%) Biometrics
4 7 (9.09%) Smartcard
5 5 (6.49%) Algorithms
6 4 (5.19%) CESG
7 3 (3.90%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (3.90%) Social Media
8 2 (2.60%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.30%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.30%) iPad
9 1 (1.30%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.78%) Android
2 14 (18.18%) Windows
3 12 (15.58%) Windows Phone
4 4 (5.19%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (59.74%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (20.78%) Mobile Development
2 16 (20.78%) Reverse Engineering
3 13 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (15.58%) Android Development
4 12 (15.58%) Automated Testing
4 12 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (15.58%) Integration Testing
4 12 (15.58%) iOS Development
4 12 (15.58%) Network Design
4 12 (15.58%) Web Development
5 11 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 9 (11.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 9 (11.69%) Workflow
7 7 (9.09%) Time Management
8 6 (7.79%) Information Security
8 6 (7.79%) Mentoring
9 5 (6.49%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (5.19%) Ethical Hacking
10 4 (5.19%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.87%) SQL
2 17 (22.08%) C#
3 16 (20.78%) C++
3 16 (20.78%) Java
3 16 (20.78%) Objective-C
4 13 (16.88%) JavaScript
5 12 (15.58%) Python
6 10 (12.99%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.19%) C
8 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (19.48%) Security Cleared
2 14 (18.18%) DV Cleared
3 13 (16.88%) CISSP
4 12 (15.58%) Degree
4 12 (15.58%) SC Cleared
5 7 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (6.49%) CCNA
6 5 (6.49%) CISA
6 5 (6.49%) CISM
7 4 (5.19%) GIAC
7 4 (5.19%) Linux+ Certification
7 4 (5.19%) MCSE
7 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (5.19%) PCI QSA
7 4 (5.19%) SANS
7 4 (5.19%) SSCP
8 3 (3.90%) CESG Certified Professional
8 3 (3.90%) CISMP
9 2 (2.60%) CCNP
9 2 (2.60%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.90%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.90%) QA
3 2 (2.60%) COBIT
4 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (14.29%) Oracle
2 10 (12.99%) Informatica
3 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.90%) Cisco
4 3 (3.90%) Meraki
5 2 (2.60%) HP
5 2 (2.60%) IronPort
5 2 (2.60%) ProCurve
5 2 (2.60%) Tripwire
5 2 (2.60%) VMware
6 1 (1.30%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.30%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.30%) Twitter
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