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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 50 69 39
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 46 40 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.99% 3.04% 4.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.15% 3.14% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 34 28 22
Average salary £45,500 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,050 £51,450 £60,450
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
1108 1275 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.10% 96.88% 94.14%
Number of salaries quoted 741 825 482
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 25 (29.76%) Oracle
2 24 (28.57%) Finance
3 18 (21.43%) Java
3 18 (21.43%) SQL
3 18 (21.43%) Degree
4 17 (20.24%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
5 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (17.86%) CRM
6 15 (17.86%) SAP
7 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
7 13 (15.48%) Project Management
8 12 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 12 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (13.10%) SAP CO
9 11 (13.10%) ITIL
9 11 (13.10%) SAP FI/CO
9 11 (13.10%) SAP FI
10 10 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (11.90%) SC Cleared
10 10 (11.90%) Security Cleared
11 9 (10.71%) Citrix
11 9 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (10.71%) User Experience
12 8 (9.52%) Relational Database
12 8 (9.52%) Mobile App
12 8 (9.52%) .NET
12 8 (9.52%) C#
12 8 (9.52%) HTML
12 8 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 6 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 6 (7.14%) NetWeaver
2 4 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.76%) SAP Portal
3 3 (3.57%) Liferay
3 3 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (3.57%) IIS
3 3 (3.57%) JBoss
4 2 (2.38%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (2.38%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.19%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (13.10%) SAP FI
1 11 (13.10%) SAP FI/CO
1 11 (13.10%) SAP CO
2 8 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (5.95%) SAP HR
3 5 (5.95%) SAP R/3
4 4 (4.76%) SAP SCM
4 4 (4.76%) SAP LE
4 4 (4.76%) SAP CRM
4 4 (4.76%) SAP GRC
5 3 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) SAN
2 3 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.38%) NetScaler
3 2 (2.38%) Firewall
3 2 (2.38%) LAN
3 2 (2.38%) WAN
3 2 (2.38%) DHCP
3 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.38%) VPN
3 2 (2.38%) DNS
3 2 (2.38%) IPv4
3 2 (2.38%) VLAN
4 1 (1.19%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.19%) Network Security
4 1 (1.19%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.95%) DB2
3 5 (5.95%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.76%) SAP BI
5 3 (3.57%) BODI
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.38%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.38%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.38%) SAP HANA
6 2 (2.38%) HBase
6 2 (2.38%) Big Data
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.38%) SQLPlus
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.19%) MaxDB
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (1.19%) QlikView
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Toad
2 1 (1.19%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.19%) Selenium
General
1 24 (28.57%) Finance
2 7 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 7 (8.33%) Advertising
3 6 (7.14%) Marketing
4 4 (4.76%) General Ledger
4 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.57%) Banking
6 2 (2.38%) Retail
6 2 (2.38%) Billing
7 1 (1.19%) Automotive
7 1 (1.19%) Law
7 1 (1.19%) Legal
7 1 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.52%) HTML
1 8 (9.52%) .NET
2 7 (8.33%) SAP Basis
3 5 (5.95%) Web Services
4 4 (4.76%) XML
4 4 (4.76%) CSS
4 4 (4.76%) .NET Framework
4 4 (4.76%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 4 (4.76%) SAP PI
4 4 (4.76%) Middleware
5 3 (3.57%) RESTful
5 3 (3.57%) jQuery
5 3 (3.57%) Grails
5 3 (3.57%) Spring
5 3 (3.57%) Struts
5 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.19%) COM
6 1 (1.19%) J2EE
6 1 (1.19%) EDI
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.71%) User Experience
3 8 (9.52%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.95%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.57%) DataPower
5 3 (3.57%) Open Source
5 3 (3.57%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.19%) Life Science
6 1 (1.19%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.19%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.19%) iPad
6 1 (1.19%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.14%) Windows
1 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (5.95%) UNIX
3 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.19%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.24%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (17.86%) CRM
4 13 (15.48%) Project Management
5 11 (13.10%) ITIL
6 10 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (7.14%) SEO
7 6 (7.14%) Pay per click
7 6 (7.14%) ERP
7 6 (7.14%) UX Design
7 6 (7.14%) Waterfall
7 6 (7.14%) Analytics
8 5 (5.95%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (5.95%) OO
8 5 (5.95%) ETL
8 5 (5.95%) Data Management
9 4 (4.76%) Automated Testing
9 4 (4.76%) OOD
9 4 (4.76%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.57%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.43%) Java
1 18 (21.43%) SQL
2 8 (9.52%) C#
3 5 (5.95%) ABAP
4 4 (4.76%) VB.NET
4 4 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.57%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.38%) VBScript
7 1 (1.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (21.43%) Degree
2 10 (11.90%) SC Cleared
2 10 (11.90%) Security Cleared
3 9 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.95%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.76%) MCSE
5 4 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.57%) CCIE
6 3 (3.57%) CCNP
6 3 (3.57%) CCNA
7 2 (2.38%) MCSA
7 2 (2.38%) MCP
7 2 (2.38%) SAP Certification
7 2 (2.38%) VCAP
8 1 (1.19%) VTSP
8 1 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.19%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.19%) CISA
8 1 (1.19%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.19%) SLA
2 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (9.52%) Hyper-V
2 6 (7.14%) XenApp
2 6 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.76%) vSphere
4 3 (3.57%) RACF
5 2 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.38%) Apache Flume
5 2 (2.38%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.19%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) SCCM
1 4 (4.76%) SCOM
2 1 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.19%) Legato
2 1 (1.19%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 25 (29.76%) Oracle
2 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
3 15 (17.86%) SAP
4 9 (10.71%) Citrix
5 8 (9.52%) VMware
6 7 (8.33%) Cisco
7 6 (7.14%) HP
8 4 (4.76%) IBM
9 3 (3.57%) Informatica
9 3 (3.57%) Symantec
10 2 (2.38%) Sophos
10 2 (2.38%) NetApp
10 2 (2.38%) Compaq
10 2 (2.38%) Dell
10 2 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.19%) EMC
11 1 (1.19%) JD Edwards
11 1 (1.19%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (1.19%) Juniper
11 1 (1.19%) CommVault
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, bonus and package
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £40,000 + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
BPXNet
Salary: £0 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 22 days ago