The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 57 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 54 53 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.26% 4.28% 5.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.36% 4.45% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 37 48 62
Average salary £42,500 £52,750 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.43% +15.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £40,910 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,600 £62,500 £51,350
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Consultant
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1238 1191 1344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 97.56% 96.28% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 755 798 871
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Consultant
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Glasgow

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 62 (35.43%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (31.43%) Business Intelligence
3 52 (29.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 49 (28.00%) Finance
5 47 (26.86%) Data Warehouse
5 47 (26.86%) ETL
6 46 (26.29%) Cognos
6 46 (26.29%) BusinessObjects
7 34 (19.43%) Oracle
8 32 (18.29%) PRINCE2
8 32 (18.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 32 (18.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 31 (17.71%) Data Management
9 31 (17.71%) Security Cleared
9 31 (17.71%) Data Quality
10 30 (17.14%) Talend
10 30 (17.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 30 (17.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 30 (17.14%) Talend Open Studio
10 30 (17.14%) Visualisation
10 30 (17.14%) Enterprise Data Management
10 30 (17.14%) QlikView
10 30 (17.14%) Informatica
11 29 (16.57%) SQL
11 29 (16.57%) Analytical Skills
12 27 (15.43%) Degree
13 26 (14.86%) Microsoft
14 24 (13.71%) Change Management
15 22 (12.57%) ITIL
16 21 (12.00%) Windows

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 16 (9.14%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (2.29%) SAS
4 1 (0.57%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.57%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.57%) Node.js
4 1 (0.57%) PowerExchange
4 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (5.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.14%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.14%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.57%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.86%) Yammer
2 2 (1.14%) Office 365
3 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.43%) SAN
2 11 (6.29%) Network Security
3 8 (4.57%) Firewall
4 1 (0.57%) DNS
4 1 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (26.86%) Data Warehouse
2 46 (26.29%) BusinessObjects
3 32 (18.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (18.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (17.14%) QlikView
4 30 (17.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 19 (10.86%) PowerCenter
6 18 (10.29%) Oracle ODI
7 16 (9.14%) BODI
7 16 (9.14%) DataStage
7 16 (9.14%) Oracle Database
7 16 (9.14%) Oracle Database 10g
7 16 (9.14%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (6.86%) SQL Server
9 9 (5.14%) Relational Database
10 8 (4.57%) RDBMS
11 6 (3.43%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (1.71%) DB2
13 2 (1.14%) Big Data
13 2 (1.14%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 30 (17.14%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.57%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.57%) JIRA
3 1 (0.57%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 49 (28.00%) Finance
2 20 (11.43%) Banking
3 8 (4.57%) Marketing
4 5 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.29%) Local Government
6 3 (1.71%) Billing
6 3 (1.71%) Games
6 3 (1.71%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.71%) Publishing
7 1 (0.57%) Automotive
7 1 (0.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.14%) HTML
2 15 (8.57%) .NET
3 7 (4.00%) J2EE
3 7 (4.00%) jQuery
3 7 (4.00%) XML
4 6 (3.43%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.14%) CSS
6 2 (1.14%) HTML5
7 1 (0.57%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.57%) COM
7 1 (0.57%) CSS3
7 1 (0.57%) Java EE
7 1 (0.57%) REST
7 1 (0.57%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.57%) SOAP
7 1 (0.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.14%) Visualisation
2 29 (16.57%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.29%) Security Operations Centre
4 10 (5.71%) Public Cloud
5 6 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.43%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.29%) NHS
7 2 (1.14%) AS400
7 2 (1.14%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.14%) e-Health
7 2 (1.14%) Health Informatics
7 2 (1.14%) Informatics
7 2 (1.14%) LIMS
7 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.14%) PACS
7 2 (1.14%) SCADA
8 1 (0.57%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.57%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.57%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.00%) Windows
2 16 (9.14%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.86%) Linux
3 5 (2.86%) Unix
4 2 (1.14%) Solaris
5 1 (0.57%) AIX
5 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (35.43%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (31.43%) Business Intelligence
3 52 (29.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 47 (26.86%) ETL
5 32 (18.29%) PRINCE2
6 31 (17.71%) Data Management
7 30 (17.14%) Enterprise Data Management
8 24 (13.71%) Change Management
9 22 (12.57%) ITIL
10 20 (11.43%) Analytics
11 17 (9.71%) Data Modelling
11 17 (9.71%) ETL Development
12 16 (9.14%) Data Analysis
12 16 (9.14%) Dimensional Modelling
13 15 (8.57%) Information Security
14 14 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
14 14 (8.00%) Project Management
15 13 (7.43%) Asset Management
15 13 (7.43%) Information Management
15 13 (7.43%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (16.57%) SQL
2 14 (8.00%) C#
3 11 (6.29%) Java
4 10 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.86%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.14%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.14%) COBOL
6 2 (1.14%) Perl
6 2 (1.14%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.14%) RPG
6 2 (1.14%) RPG IV
6 2 (1.14%) RPG/400
6 2 (1.14%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.14%) VBScript
7 1 (0.57%) Korn
7 1 (0.57%) Python
7 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (17.71%) Security Cleared
2 30 (17.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 27 (15.43%) Degree
4 11 (6.29%) CEH
4 11 (6.29%) GIAC
5 5 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.86%) CISSP
6 2 (1.14%) MCP
6 2 (1.14%) MCSA
6 2 (1.14%) MCSE
6 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.57%) SANS
7 1 (0.57%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (17.71%) Data Quality
2 9 (5.14%) HL7
3 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.14%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.14%) XenApp
2 2 (1.14%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.14%) SCCM
2 1 (0.57%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.57%) QRadar
2 1 (0.57%) SCOM
2 1 (0.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 46 (26.29%) Cognos
2 34 (19.43%) Oracle
3 30 (17.14%) Informatica
3 30 (17.14%) Talend
4 26 (14.86%) Microsoft
5 17 (9.71%) Teradata
6 16 (9.14%) Tableau
7 6 (3.43%) Cisco
7 6 (3.43%) SAP
7 6 (3.43%) VMware
8 3 (1.71%) Citrix
8 3 (1.71%) Symantec
9 2 (1.14%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.14%) IBM
9 2 (1.14%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.57%) Compaq
10 1 (0.57%) HP
10 1 (0.57%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.57%) Sage
10 1 (0.57%) Sun
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