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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 41 49 18
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 14 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.69% 3.13% 11.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.79% 3.26% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 25
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £39,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
369 337 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 97.36% 95.74% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 320 286 203
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +14.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
3 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 9 (25.71%) UNIX
5 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
5 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
6 7 (20.00%) ETL
6 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (20.00%) Oracle
7 6 (17.14%) Information Security
7 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
7 6 (17.14%) Informatica
7 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
7 6 (17.14%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 6 (17.14%) Oracle9i Database
7 6 (17.14%) OLAP
7 6 (17.14%) Analytics
7 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
8 5 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (14.29%) DV Cleared
8 5 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
8 5 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (14.29%) ERP
8 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 5 (14.29%) Advertising
9 4 (11.43%) VMware
9 4 (11.43%) Citrix
9 4 (11.43%) CISSP
9 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Network Security
2 1 (2.86%) Broadband
2 1 (2.86%) VPN
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2000
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle9i Database
2 6 (17.14%) OLAP
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.86%) Big Data
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
4 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) ERwin
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Advertising
3 1 (2.86%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) REST
1 3 (8.57%) SOAP
1 3 (8.57%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Social Media
2 1 (2.86%) CESG
2 1 (2.86%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) UNIX
2 2 (5.71%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) ETL
1 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (17.14%) Information Security
2 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
2 6 (17.14%) Analytics
3 5 (14.29%) ERP
4 4 (11.43%) Time Management
4 4 (11.43%) Cyber Security
4 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (8.57%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Change Management
6 2 (5.71%) Business Development
6 2 (5.71%) MODAF
6 2 (5.71%) OWASP
7 1 (2.86%) Information Assurance
7 1 (2.86%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (2.86%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (2.86%) BPMN
7 1 (2.86%) ERD
7 1 (2.86%) Inmon Methodology
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.86%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) Perl
3 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
3 5 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 4 (11.43%) CISSP
4 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (11.43%) MCSE
4 4 (11.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (8.57%) CISMP
5 3 (8.57%) CEH
5 3 (8.57%) CCA
5 3 (8.57%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.86%) Degree
6 1 (2.86%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.86%) COBIT
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) Informatica
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.43%) VMware
4 4 (11.43%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) Tableau
5 1 (2.86%) SAP
5 1 (2.86%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) Cognos
5 1 (2.86%) Juniper
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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