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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 51 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 51 75 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.12% 5.28% 4.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.39% 5.50% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 46 62 22
Average salary £52,750 £45,750 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.30% +10.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,650 £34,100 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £51,350 £60,450
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
1162 1364 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.94% 95.99% 93.79%
Number of salaries quoted 779 888 568
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 24 April 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 41 (40.59%) Finance
2 34 (33.66%) Oracle
3 28 (27.72%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (22.77%) Java
5 20 (19.80%) Degree
6 18 (17.82%) SQL
6 18 (17.82%) Project Management
7 17 (16.83%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (15.84%) SAP
8 16 (15.84%) Waterfall
8 16 (15.84%) Mobile App
8 16 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (13.86%) Microsoft
10 13 (12.87%) Analytics
11 12 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (11.88%) ITIL
11 12 (11.88%) SQL Server
12 11 (10.89%) SAP FI/CO
12 11 (10.89%) SAP FI
12 11 (10.89%) SAP CO
12 11 (10.89%) SC Cleared
12 11 (10.89%) Security Cleared
13 10 (9.90%) CRM
14 9 (8.91%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (8.91%) Banking
14 9 (8.91%) User Experience
15 8 (7.92%) Data Integration
15 8 (7.92%) MS Excel
15 8 (7.92%) .NET
15 8 (7.92%) C#

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (5.94%) SharePoint
1 6 (5.94%) NetWeaver
2 5 (4.95%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.96%) SAP Portal
4 3 (2.97%) Liferay
4 3 (2.97%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (2.97%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.97%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (2.97%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.97%) IIS
4 3 (2.97%) JBoss
4 3 (2.97%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (7.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.98%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (10.89%) SAP FI
1 11 (10.89%) SAP FI/CO
1 11 (10.89%) SAP CO
2 5 (4.95%) SAP HR
2 5 (4.95%) SAP R/3
3 4 (3.96%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (3.96%) SAP CRM
3 4 (3.96%) SAP SCM
3 4 (3.96%) SAP LE
3 4 (3.96%) SAP GRC
4 3 (2.97%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (2.97%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.98%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.98%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (1.98%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.98%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.98%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.94%) Network Security
2 2 (1.98%) DNS
2 2 (1.98%) IPv4
2 2 (1.98%) SAN
2 2 (1.98%) DHCP
3 1 (0.99%) HTTP
3 1 (0.99%) Wireless
3 1 (0.99%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.99%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.99%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.99%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.91%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (6.93%) DB2
3 7 (6.93%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.96%) SAP BI
5 3 (2.97%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.97%) Apache Hive
5 3 (2.97%) HBase
5 3 (2.97%) Big Data
5 3 (2.97%) BODI
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.98%) PowerCenter
6 2 (1.98%) SQLPlus
6 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.98%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.98%) MySQL
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.99%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Toad
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
General
1 41 (40.59%) Finance
2 9 (8.91%) Banking
3 8 (7.92%) Manufacturing
4 7 (6.93%) Marketing
5 6 (5.94%) Law
6 5 (4.95%) Advertising
7 4 (3.96%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.98%) Billing
8 2 (1.98%) Legal
8 2 (1.98%) Automotive
8 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.99%) Retail
9 1 (0.99%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.99%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.92%) HTML
1 8 (7.92%) .NET
2 7 (6.93%) SAP Basis
3 6 (5.94%) Middleware
4 5 (4.95%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 5 (4.95%) Web Services
5 4 (3.96%) XML
5 4 (3.96%) CSS
5 4 (3.96%) .NET Framework
5 4 (3.96%) SAP PI
6 3 (2.97%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (2.97%) RESTful
6 3 (2.97%) Grails
6 3 (2.97%) jQuery
6 3 (2.97%) Spring
6 3 (2.97%) Struts
6 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.99%) COM
7 1 (0.99%) SAP Smart Forms
7 1 (0.99%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.84%) Mobile App
1 16 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.91%) User Experience
3 8 (7.92%) Data Integration
4 6 (5.94%) Cryptography
5 4 (3.96%) Open Source
6 3 (2.97%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.97%) DataPower
6 3 (2.97%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.98%) Life Science
8 1 (0.99%) iPad
8 1 (0.99%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.99%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.96%) UNIX
1 4 (3.96%) Windows
1 4 (3.96%) Android
1 4 (3.96%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.99%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (0.99%) AIX
3 1 (0.99%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.72%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (17.82%) Project Management
3 17 (16.83%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (15.84%) Waterfall
5 13 (12.87%) Analytics
6 12 (11.88%) ITIL
6 12 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (9.90%) CRM
8 6 (5.94%) ETL
8 6 (5.94%) Scrum
8 6 (5.94%) Data Security
8 6 (5.94%) SEO
8 6 (5.94%) Data Management
8 6 (5.94%) Information Security
8 6 (5.94%) Pay per click
8 6 (5.94%) Incident Management
8 6 (5.94%) SIEM
8 6 (5.94%) UX Design
8 6 (5.94%) Cyber Security
9 5 (4.95%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.77%) Java
2 18 (17.82%) SQL
3 8 (7.92%) C#
4 6 (5.94%) ABAP
5 4 (3.96%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.97%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.97%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.98%) VBScript
8 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.99%) Python
8 1 (0.99%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.99%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (19.80%) Degree
2 11 (10.89%) SC Cleared
2 11 (10.89%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.94%) CISSP
3 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.94%) CISM
4 2 (1.98%) MCP
4 2 (1.98%) MCSE
4 2 (1.98%) MCSA
4 2 (1.98%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.99%) CISA
5 1 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.99%) VCDX
5 1 (0.99%) NCDA
5 1 (0.99%) NCIE
5 1 (0.99%) VCAP
5 1 (0.99%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.98%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.97%) Hyper-V
1 3 (2.97%) XenApp
1 3 (2.97%) RACF
1 3 (2.97%) Apache Flume
2 2 (1.98%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.98%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.99%) vSphere
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) SCCM
1 2 (1.98%) SCOM
1 2 (1.98%) Windows Intune
2 1 (0.99%) Legato
2 1 (0.99%) MOM
Vendors
1 34 (33.66%) Oracle
2 16 (15.84%) SAP
3 14 (13.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.95%) Informatica
5 4 (3.96%) IBM
5 4 (3.96%) VMware
5 4 (3.96%) Citrix
6 3 (2.97%) Cisco
7 2 (1.98%) CommVault
7 2 (1.98%) HP
7 2 (1.98%) Compaq
7 2 (1.98%) NetApp
7 2 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.99%) Symantec
8 1 (0.99%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.99%) EMC
8 1 (0.99%) Adobe
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