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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 63 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 47 95 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.35% 8.33% 6.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.48% 8.76% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 37 76 41
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £28,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,400 £52,500 £65,000
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
1350 1085 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.29% 95.09% 92.10%
Number of salaries quoted 809 746 554
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,925 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 1 September 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 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 33 (30.28%) Oracle
1 33 (30.28%) Finance
2 27 (24.77%) SAP
3 24 (22.02%) Microsoft
4 22 (20.18%) Oracle EBS R12
5 20 (18.35%) Oracle EBS
5 20 (18.35%) ITIL
6 19 (17.43%) CRM
7 17 (15.60%) ERP
7 17 (15.60%) Change Management
7 17 (15.60%) System Testing
7 17 (15.60%) Oracle Database
8 15 (13.76%) Service Delivery
8 15 (13.76%) Oracle HRMS
8 15 (13.76%) Oracle Applications
8 15 (13.76%) Oracle Payroll
9 14 (12.84%) Windows
10 13 (11.93%) SQL
10 13 (11.93%) VMware
11 12 (11.01%) Retail
11 12 (11.01%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (10.09%) Dynamics CRM
13 10 (9.17%) MS Excel
13 10 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (9.17%) SAP BPC
14 9 (8.26%) Cisco
15 8 (7.34%) Citrix Certification
15 8 (7.34%) Citrix
15 8 (7.34%) NetWeaver
16 7 (6.42%) SAN

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (7.34%) NetWeaver
2 6 (5.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.59%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.59%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.75%) Lync
5 1 (0.92%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.92%) Documentum
Applications
1 10 (9.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (20.18%) Oracle EBS R12
2 20 (18.35%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (13.76%) Oracle HRMS
3 15 (13.76%) Oracle Applications
3 15 (13.76%) Oracle Payroll
4 11 (10.09%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (9.17%) SAP BPC
6 7 (6.42%) Oracle 11i
7 4 (3.67%) SAP FI
7 4 (3.67%) SAP IS-U
7 4 (3.67%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (3.67%) SAP CO
8 3 (2.75%) SAP PS
8 3 (2.75%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (1.83%) SAP WM
9 2 (1.83%) SAP CRM
9 2 (1.83%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 2 (1.83%) SAP Retail
10 1 (0.92%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.42%) SAN
2 3 (2.75%) Wireless
3 1 (0.92%) VLAN
3 1 (0.92%) Network Security
3 1 (0.92%) Wireless Security
3 1 (0.92%) LAN
3 1 (0.92%) WAN
3 1 (0.92%) HTTP
3 1 (0.92%) VPN
3 1 (0.92%) SSL
3 1 (0.92%) Internet
3 1 (0.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.60%) Oracle Database
2 7 (6.42%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.75%) SAP BW
4 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.83%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.83%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.92%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.92%) Ant
3 1 (0.92%) JUnit
General
1 33 (30.28%) Finance
2 12 (11.01%) Retail
3 6 (5.50%) Banking
4 3 (2.75%) Retail Banking
4 3 (2.75%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.83%) Advertising
5 2 (1.83%) Billing
5 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.92%) Back Office
6 1 (0.92%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.92%) Automotive
6 1 (0.92%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.50%) .NET
2 5 (4.59%) Web Services
3 4 (3.67%) Java EE
3 4 (3.67%) SOAP
4 3 (2.75%) XML
5 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.83%) HTML
5 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (0.92%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (0.92%) CSS
6 1 (0.92%) JDBC
6 1 (0.92%) JSP
6 1 (0.92%) Servlets
6 1 (0.92%) WCF
6 1 (0.92%) WPF
6 1 (0.92%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (0.92%) Spring.NET
6 1 (0.92%) XSL
6 1 (0.92%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.59%) CLARiiON
2 2 (1.83%) W3C
3 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.92%) IVR
3 1 (0.92%) Cryptography
3 1 (0.92%) Taxonomies
3 1 (0.92%) Psychology
3 1 (0.92%) Social Media
3 1 (0.92%) Digital Media
3 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.92%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.84%) Windows
2 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (4.59%) Windows 2000 Server
3 5 (4.59%) UNIX
3 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.67%) Linux
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.35%) ITIL
2 19 (17.43%) CRM
3 17 (15.60%) ERP
3 17 (15.60%) Change Management
3 17 (15.60%) System Testing
4 15 (13.76%) Service Delivery
5 7 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (5.50%) Performance Management
7 5 (4.59%) Waterfall
7 5 (4.59%) OO
7 5 (4.59%) Project Management
7 5 (4.59%) Information Management
7 5 (4.59%) Business Analysis
8 4 (3.67%) Web Development
8 4 (3.67%) Migration
8 4 (3.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (3.67%) Service Management
8 4 (3.67%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (3.67%) Web Application Development
9 3 (2.75%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.93%) SQL
2 7 (6.42%) Java
3 6 (5.50%) PL/SQL
4 4 (3.67%) Shell Script
4 4 (3.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.83%) C
5 2 (1.83%) C#
6 1 (0.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.34%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (6.42%) MCITP
3 7 (6.42%) Degree
4 6 (5.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (5.50%) CCA
4 6 (5.50%) MCSE
5 5 (4.59%) VCAP
6 3 (2.75%) CCEE
6 3 (2.75%) CCIA
6 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 3 (2.75%) CCNP
6 3 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.92%) CISSP
7 1 (0.92%) CCNA
7 1 (0.92%) CCIE
7 1 (0.92%) JNCIE
7 1 (0.92%) MCTS
7 1 (0.92%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (11.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.50%) vSphere
3 5 (4.59%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.59%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 5 (4.59%) XenApp
4 4 (3.67%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.83%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.59%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.92%) SCCM
2 1 (0.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (30.28%) Oracle
2 27 (24.77%) SAP
3 24 (22.02%) Microsoft
4 13 (11.93%) VMware
5 9 (8.26%) Cisco
6 8 (7.34%) Citrix
7 5 (4.59%) EMC
7 5 (4.59%) NetApp
8 4 (3.67%) Green Hat
9 1 (0.92%) Juniper
9 1 (0.92%) Genesys
9 1 (0.92%) CA
9 1 (0.92%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.92%) Business Objects
Glasgow
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £46000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
DP Connect
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 30 Days Holiday, BUPA + more
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago