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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 39 65 26
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 81 48 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.24% 3.45% 8.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.65% 3.58% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 53 35 72
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £42,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,700 £52,400 £52,500
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
1218 1339 1052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.84% 96.26% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 778 793 716
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,700 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 57 (34.97%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (28.22%) Finance
3 36 (22.09%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (20.25%) Analytics
5 27 (16.56%) Degree
6 25 (15.34%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (14.11%) Information Security
8 22 (13.50%) Oracle
9 20 (12.27%) Data Integration
9 20 (12.27%) Waterfall
9 20 (12.27%) SDLC
10 19 (11.66%) Mobile App
11 18 (11.04%) Network Security
11 18 (11.04%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (9.82%) CISM
12 16 (9.82%) SAP
12 16 (9.82%) ETL
12 16 (9.82%) Microsoft
12 16 (9.82%) CISSP
12 16 (9.82%) Informatica
13 15 (9.20%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (9.20%) Project Management
13 15 (9.20%) SIEM
13 15 (9.20%) Cyber Security
14 14 (8.59%) Mentoring
14 14 (8.59%) Banking
15 12 (7.36%) SQL
16 11 (6.75%) BusinessObjects
16 11 (6.75%) Change Management
16 11 (6.75%) Data Security

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 7 (4.29%) WebLogic
2 6 (3.68%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.68%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (2.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (1.84%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.23%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.61%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.61%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (2.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.68%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.45%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (1.84%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.84%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.84%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.84%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (1.84%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.23%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.23%) Office 365
3 1 (0.61%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.04%) Network Security
2 8 (4.91%) Firewall
3 2 (1.23%) NAS
3 2 (1.23%) SAN
4 1 (0.61%) Internet
4 1 (0.61%) HTTP
4 1 (0.61%) VPN
4 1 (0.61%) SSL
4 1 (0.61%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.61%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.20%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (6.75%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (5.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (4.91%) QlikView
4 8 (4.91%) SAP BW
4 8 (4.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (4.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.68%) SQL Server
6 5 (3.07%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.45%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.84%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 3 (1.84%) DB2
8 3 (1.84%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (1.23%) HBase
9 2 (1.23%) Big Data
9 2 (1.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (1.23%) MySQL
9 2 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.23%) PowerCenter
9 2 (1.23%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (4.91%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (1.84%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.84%) LoadRunner
General
1 46 (28.22%) Finance
2 14 (8.59%) Banking
3 10 (6.13%) Law
4 8 (4.91%) Legal
5 4 (2.45%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.23%) Automotive
6 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.23%) Billing
6 2 (1.23%) Marketing
7 1 (0.61%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.61%) French Language
7 1 (0.61%) Electronics
7 1 (0.61%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.52%) SAP Basis
2 7 (4.29%) Web Services
3 6 (3.68%) Middleware
3 6 (3.68%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (2.45%) WebCenter
5 3 (1.84%) SAP Smart Forms
5 3 (1.84%) BAPI
6 2 (1.23%) .NET
7 1 (0.61%) Web Dynpro
7 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (0.61%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 36 (22.09%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (12.27%) Data Integration
3 19 (11.66%) Mobile App
4 11 (6.75%) Cryptography
5 8 (4.91%) Visualisation
6 6 (3.68%) GIS
7 3 (1.84%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (1.23%) Life Science
9 1 (0.61%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.61%) Statistics
9 1 (0.61%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.61%) DTV
9 1 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.91%) Android
1 8 (4.91%) Apple iOS
2 6 (3.68%) Windows
3 3 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.23%) UNIX
4 2 (1.23%) Linux
5 1 (0.61%) Solaris
5 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (34.97%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (20.25%) Analytics
3 25 (15.34%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (14.11%) Information Security
5 20 (12.27%) SDLC
5 20 (12.27%) Waterfall
6 18 (11.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (9.82%) ETL
8 15 (9.20%) Project Management
8 15 (9.20%) SIEM
8 15 (9.20%) Cyber Security
9 14 (8.59%) Mentoring
10 11 (6.75%) Coaching
10 11 (6.75%) Change Management
10 11 (6.75%) Data Security
10 11 (6.75%) Incident Management
11 9 (5.52%) Scrum
11 9 (5.52%) Data Management
11 9 (5.52%) Service Delivery
11 9 (5.52%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.36%) SQL
2 9 (5.52%) Java
3 5 (3.07%) ABAP
4 4 (2.45%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.84%) SAPscript
6 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.61%) C#
Qualifications
1 27 (16.56%) Degree
2 16 (9.82%) CISM
2 16 (9.82%) CISSP
3 9 (5.52%) Security Cleared
4 8 (4.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (3.68%) PhD
6 3 (1.84%) ISEB
6 3 (1.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.84%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.23%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.23%) NCDA
7 2 (1.23%) NVQ Level 3
7 2 (1.23%) MCP
8 1 (0.61%) HND
8 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.61%) CCA
8 1 (0.61%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.61%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.68%) SLA
1 6 (3.68%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.84%) Hyper-V
1 3 (1.84%) vSphere
2 2 (1.23%) Apache Flume
2 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.23%) XenApp
3 1 (0.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.23%) MOM
1 2 (1.23%) Windows Intune
2 1 (0.61%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 22 (13.50%) Oracle
2 16 (9.82%) SAP
2 16 (9.82%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.82%) Informatica
3 8 (4.91%) Talend
3 8 (4.91%) Cognos
4 4 (2.45%) IBM
4 4 (2.45%) VMware
4 4 (2.45%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (1.84%) NetApp
5 3 (1.84%) CommVault
5 3 (1.84%) Adobe
5 3 (1.84%) EMC
6 2 (1.23%) Citrix
7 1 (0.61%) Sun
7 1 (0.61%) AppSense
7 1 (0.61%) Google
7 1 (0.61%) TIBCO
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