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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 41 55 28
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 54 49 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.26% 4.26% 7.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.52% 4.45% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 36 43 57
Average salary £44,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.26% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £54,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
979 1100 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.33% 95.74% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 662 666 651
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 24 December 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 30 (30.00%) Finance
2 27 (27.00%) SAP
3 23 (23.00%) Microsoft
4 21 (21.00%) SQL
5 20 (20.00%) CRM
6 18 (18.00%) Degree
7 17 (17.00%) Oracle
8 16 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (15.00%) SQL Server
9 15 (15.00%) MS Excel
9 15 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (14.00%) ITIL
11 13 (13.00%) Java
11 13 (13.00%) Cisco
11 13 (13.00%) VMware
11 13 (13.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (12.00%) Windows
12 12 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (11.00%) NetWeaver
13 11 (11.00%) SAP FI
13 11 (11.00%) Project Management
13 11 (11.00%) SAP FI/CO
13 11 (11.00%) SAP CO
13 11 (11.00%) Dynamics CRM
13 11 (11.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (10.00%) SC Cleared
14 10 (10.00%) Security Cleared
14 10 (10.00%) Relational Database
15 9 (9.00%) Citrix

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 11 (11.00%) NetWeaver
2 5 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.00%) SAP Portal
4 3 (3.00%) Liferay
4 3 (3.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.00%) IIS
4 3 (3.00%) JBoss
5 2 (2.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.00%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.00%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (11.00%) SAP FI
1 11 (11.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 11 (11.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 11 (11.00%) SAP CO
2 7 (7.00%) SAP BPC
3 5 (5.00%) SAP HR
3 5 (5.00%) SAP R/3
4 4 (4.00%) SAP SCM
4 4 (4.00%) SAP LE
4 4 (4.00%) SAP CRM
4 4 (4.00%) SAP GRC
5 2 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (2.00%) SAP WM
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (1.00%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.00%) SAN
2 3 (3.00%) LAN
2 3 (3.00%) WAN
2 3 (3.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (2.00%) DHCP
3 2 (2.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.00%) VPN
3 2 (2.00%) DNS
3 2 (2.00%) IPv4
3 2 (2.00%) Firewall
3 2 (2.00%) Wireless
3 2 (2.00%) VLAN
4 1 (1.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.00%) Network Security
4 1 (1.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.00%) DB2
3 4 (4.00%) SAP BI
4 3 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.00%) BODI
5 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.00%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.00%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (1.00%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.00%) QlikView
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.00%) Selenium
General
1 30 (30.00%) Finance
2 8 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.00%) Advertising
4 6 (6.00%) Retail
4 6 (6.00%) Telecoms
5 5 (5.00%) Banking
6 4 (4.00%) Marketing
6 4 (4.00%) General Ledger
7 2 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.00%) HTML
1 7 (7.00%) .NET
2 6 (6.00%) SAP Basis
3 4 (4.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (4.00%) Web Services
3 4 (4.00%) SAP PI
4 3 (3.00%) RESTful
4 3 (3.00%) XML
4 3 (3.00%) CSS
4 3 (3.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.00%) Spring
4 3 (3.00%) Grails
4 3 (3.00%) Struts
4 3 (3.00%) jQuery
5 2 (2.00%) Java EE
5 2 (2.00%) SOAP
6 1 (1.00%) EDI
6 1 (1.00%) COM
6 1 (1.00%) J2EE
6 1 (1.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.00%) User Experience
3 5 (5.00%) CLARiiON
4 4 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.00%) DataPower
5 3 (3.00%) Open Source
5 3 (3.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.00%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.00%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.00%) IVR
7 1 (1.00%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.00%) Windows
2 11 (11.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (6.00%) UNIX
4 6 (6.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.00%) CRM
2 16 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (14.00%) ITIL
4 12 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (11.00%) Project Management
6 10 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (7.00%) OO
8 6 (6.00%) ETL
9 5 (5.00%) Performance Management
9 5 (5.00%) Coaching
9 5 (5.00%) Data Management
9 5 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (4.00%) Automated Testing
10 4 (4.00%) Information Management
10 4 (4.00%) OOD
10 4 (4.00%) ERP
10 4 (4.00%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.00%) Service Management
10 4 (4.00%) Change Management
10 4 (4.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.00%) SQL
2 13 (13.00%) Java
3 7 (7.00%) C#
4 5 (5.00%) ABAP
4 5 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.00%) VBScript
8 1 (1.00%) Python
8 1 (1.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (18.00%) Degree
2 10 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 10 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (9.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (7.00%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (6.00%) VCAP
7 5 (5.00%) MCSE
7 5 (5.00%) CCNP
8 4 (4.00%) CCNA
8 4 (4.00%) CCIE
9 2 (2.00%) MCP
9 2 (2.00%) MCSA
9 2 (2.00%) JNCIE
10 1 (1.00%) MCTS
10 1 (1.00%) MCITP
10 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
10 1 (1.00%) SAP Certification
10 1 (1.00%) CISA
10 1 (1.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) SLA
1 1 (1.00%) QA
1 1 (1.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (13.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (8.00%) vSphere
4 6 (6.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (6.00%) XenApp
5 5 (5.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 3 (3.00%) RACF
7 2 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (5.00%) SCCM
1 5 (5.00%) SCOM
2 1 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.00%) Legato
Vendors
1 27 (27.00%) SAP
2 23 (23.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (17.00%) Oracle
4 13 (13.00%) Cisco
4 13 (13.00%) VMware
5 9 (9.00%) Citrix
6 6 (6.00%) NetApp
6 6 (6.00%) HP
7 5 (5.00%) EMC
8 4 (4.00%) IBM
9 3 (3.00%) Symantec
10 2 (2.00%) Sophos
10 2 (2.00%) Green Hat
10 2 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (2.00%) Compaq
10 2 (2.00%) Dell
10 2 (2.00%) Informatica
10 2 (2.00%) Juniper
11 1 (1.00%) Genesys
11 1 (1.00%) CommVault
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