The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank 55 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.25% 0.23% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
IT 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
374 408 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 93.03% 95.77% 92.45%
Number of salaries quoted 245 339 219
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 £31,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

IT Consultant Salary Trend in Cheltenham

IT Consultant
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Risk Management
2 7 (77.78%) Degree
3 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 6 (66.67%) Banking
3 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 6 (66.67%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) CISA
4 5 (55.56%) CISM
4 5 (55.56%) CISSP
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (22.22%) IT Governance
8 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (11.11%) Retail
8 1 (11.11%) Presales
8 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
8 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 1 (11.11%) ERP
8 1 (11.11%) Legal
8 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (11.11%) Project Management
8 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (11.11%) GIS
8 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) GIS
General
1 6 (66.67%) Banking
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
1 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Risk Management
2 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) IT Governance
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Presales
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) CISA
2 5 (55.56%) CISM
2 5 (55.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley