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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 63 29 29
Rank change year-on-year
-34 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 47 77 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.56% 7.06% 6.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.69% 7.47% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 33 63 43
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £28,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,200 £52,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
1272 1031 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.44% 94.59% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 756 678 570
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 32 (30.77%) Finance
2 27 (25.96%) Oracle
3 25 (24.04%) Microsoft
4 24 (23.08%) SAP
5 23 (22.12%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (21.15%) CRM
7 17 (16.35%) ITIL
8 16 (15.38%) Oracle EBS R12
9 15 (14.42%) Oracle EBS
9 15 (14.42%) VMware
10 14 (13.46%) Change Management
10 14 (13.46%) Windows
10 14 (13.46%) ERP
10 14 (13.46%) Dynamics CRM
10 14 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (13.46%) Oracle Database
11 13 (12.50%) System Testing
11 13 (12.50%) Retail
11 13 (12.50%) SQL
12 12 (11.54%) Oracle Payroll
12 12 (11.54%) Oracle HRMS
12 12 (11.54%) Oracle Applications
12 12 (11.54%) Service Delivery
13 11 (10.58%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (9.62%) Citrix
14 10 (9.62%) MS Excel
14 10 (9.62%) SAP BPC
15 9 (8.65%) Cisco
16 8 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
16 8 (7.69%) NetWeaver

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 8 (7.69%) NetWeaver
2 7 (6.73%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.81%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (4.81%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.88%) Lync
5 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.96%) Documentum
Applications
1 10 (9.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (15.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (14.42%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (13.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (11.54%) Oracle Payroll
4 12 (11.54%) Oracle HRMS
4 12 (11.54%) Oracle Applications
5 10 (9.62%) SAP BPC
6 4 (3.85%) SAP IS-U
6 4 (3.85%) Oracle 11i
7 3 (2.88%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (1.92%) SAP Retail
8 2 (1.92%) SAP CRM
8 2 (1.92%) SAP WM
9 1 (0.96%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.96%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.96%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.96%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 1 (0.96%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.73%) SAN
2 3 (2.88%) Wireless
3 1 (0.96%) SSL
3 1 (0.96%) LAN
3 1 (0.96%) WAN
3 1 (0.96%) HTTP
3 1 (0.96%) VPN
3 1 (0.96%) Firewall
3 1 (0.96%) Internet
3 1 (0.96%) Network Security
3 1 (0.96%) Wireless Security
3 1 (0.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.46%) Oracle Database
2 6 (5.77%) Relational Database
2 6 (5.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.88%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.92%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.92%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.85%) SoapUI
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.96%) Ant
3 1 (0.96%) JUnit
3 1 (0.96%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.96%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.96%) Selenium
General
1 32 (30.77%) Finance
2 13 (12.50%) Retail
3 6 (5.77%) Banking
4 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.88%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.88%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.92%) Billing
5 2 (1.92%) Advertising
6 1 (0.96%) Back Office
6 1 (0.96%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.96%) Automotive
6 1 (0.96%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.81%) .NET
1 5 (4.81%) Web Services
2 4 (3.85%) Java EE
2 4 (3.85%) SOAP
3 3 (2.88%) XML
4 2 (1.92%) HTML
5 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.96%) CSS
5 1 (0.96%) JDBC
5 1 (0.96%) JSP
5 1 (0.96%) Servlets
5 1 (0.96%) XSL
5 1 (0.96%) WinForms
5 1 (0.96%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (0.96%) Spring.NET
5 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (0.96%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (0.96%) Spring
5 1 (0.96%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.12%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.81%) CLARiiON
3 2 (1.92%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.92%) User Experience
4 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.96%) W3C
4 1 (0.96%) IVR
4 1 (0.96%) Taxonomies
4 1 (0.96%) Social Media
4 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.96%) Cryptography
4 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.96%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.46%) Windows
2 6 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (4.81%) UNIX
3 5 (4.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (4.81%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (3.85%) Linux
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.15%) CRM
2 17 (16.35%) ITIL
3 14 (13.46%) Change Management
3 14 (13.46%) ERP
4 13 (12.50%) System Testing
5 12 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 7 (6.73%) Project Management
6 7 (6.73%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (6.73%) Coaching
7 6 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (5.77%) Performance Management
8 5 (4.81%) Waterfall
8 5 (4.81%) Information Management
8 5 (4.81%) Business Analysis
9 4 (3.85%) Web Application Development
9 4 (3.85%) Web Development
9 4 (3.85%) Migration
9 4 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (3.85%) Service Management
9 4 (3.85%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.50%) SQL
2 6 (5.77%) PL/SQL
2 6 (5.77%) Java
3 4 (3.85%) Shell Script
3 4 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.92%) C
5 1 (0.96%) C#
5 1 (0.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (10.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (6.73%) MCITP
3 7 (6.73%) Degree
4 6 (5.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (5.77%) CCA
4 6 (5.77%) MCSE
5 5 (4.81%) VCAP
6 3 (2.88%) CCNP
6 3 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.88%) CCEE
6 3 (2.88%) CCIA
6 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 1 (0.96%) CCIE
7 1 (0.96%) CCNA
7 1 (0.96%) ISEB
7 1 (0.96%) CISSP
7 1 (0.96%) CISM
7 1 (0.96%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.96%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.73%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.77%) vSphere
4 5 (4.81%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 5 (4.81%) XenApp
5 4 (3.85%) XenDesktop
5 4 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.81%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (2.88%) SCCM
2 3 (2.88%) SCOM
3 1 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (25.96%) Oracle
2 25 (24.04%) Microsoft
3 24 (23.08%) SAP
4 15 (14.42%) VMware
5 10 (9.62%) Citrix
6 9 (8.65%) Cisco
7 5 (4.81%) EMC
7 5 (4.81%) NetApp
8 4 (3.85%) Green Hat
9 2 (1.92%) HP
9 2 (1.92%) Dell
10 1 (0.96%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.96%) CA
10 1 (0.96%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.96%) Juniper
10 1 (0.96%) Genesys
Glasgow
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance, 10% Annual Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Mason Frank
Salary: £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £46000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 22 days ago