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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 35 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 71 71 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.08% 5.36% 4.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.62% 5.53% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 57 63 32
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £49,850
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
1073 1284 1114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.87% 96.91% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 713 820 662
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 22 May 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 50 (42.37%) Finance
2 38 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (25.42%) Oracle
4 24 (20.34%) Degree
5 22 (18.64%) Project Management
5 22 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (17.80%) Waterfall
7 18 (15.25%) Analytics
7 18 (15.25%) Java
7 18 (15.25%) SQL
8 16 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (13.56%) Microsoft
8 16 (13.56%) Mobile App
9 14 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (11.86%) SAP
9 14 (11.86%) Banking
10 12 (10.17%) Data Integration
10 12 (10.17%) Network Security
10 12 (10.17%) ITIL
11 11 (9.32%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (9.32%) Information Security
12 10 (8.47%) CRM
13 9 (7.63%) CISM
13 9 (7.63%) Data Security
13 9 (7.63%) CISSP
13 9 (7.63%) Cryptography
13 9 (7.63%) Incident Management
13 9 (7.63%) SC Cleared
13 9 (7.63%) Security Cleared
13 9 (7.63%) Cyber Security

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.24%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.39%) NetWeaver
3 4 (3.39%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (2.54%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.54%) SAP Portal
4 3 (2.54%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (2.54%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.54%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.69%) IIS
6 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (5.93%) SAP FI
1 7 (5.93%) SAP CO
1 7 (5.93%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (4.24%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.54%) SAP R/3
3 3 (2.54%) SAP HR
3 3 (2.54%) SAP CRM
3 3 (2.54%) SAP SCM
3 3 (2.54%) SAP LE
3 3 (2.54%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (2.54%) SAP GRC
3 3 (2.54%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.54%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (2.54%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.69%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.69%) Office 365
1 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.17%) Network Security
2 4 (3.39%) Firewall
3 1 (0.85%) DNS
3 1 (0.85%) SSL
3 1 (0.85%) IPv4
3 1 (0.85%) DHCP
3 1 (0.85%) HTTP
3 1 (0.85%) VPN
3 1 (0.85%) SAN
3 1 (0.85%) VLAN
3 1 (0.85%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.32%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (6.78%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.08%) DB2
4 3 (2.54%) SAP BI
4 3 (2.54%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.54%) HBase
4 3 (2.54%) Big Data
4 3 (2.54%) Apache Hive
4 3 (2.54%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.69%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (1.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (1.69%) BODI
5 2 (1.69%) PowerCenter
5 2 (1.69%) SQLPlus
5 2 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.69%) MySQL
6 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Toad
1 2 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 50 (42.37%) Finance
2 14 (11.86%) Banking
3 8 (6.78%) Manufacturing
3 8 (6.78%) Law
4 7 (5.93%) Marketing
5 4 (3.39%) Billing
5 4 (3.39%) Legal
6 3 (2.54%) Automotive
6 3 (2.54%) Advertising
6 3 (2.54%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.85%) Retail
7 1 (0.85%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.85%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.78%) .NET
2 6 (5.08%) Middleware
3 5 (4.24%) SAP Basis
3 5 (4.24%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 4 (3.39%) .NET Framework
4 4 (3.39%) HTML
5 3 (2.54%) SAP PI
5 3 (2.54%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.69%) SAP Smart Forms
6 2 (1.69%) BAPI
6 2 (1.69%) Web Services
6 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.85%) COM
7 1 (0.85%) CSS
7 1 (0.85%) XML
7 1 (0.85%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (13.56%) Mobile App
3 12 (10.17%) Data Integration
4 9 (7.63%) Cryptography
5 6 (5.08%) User Experience
6 3 (2.54%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.54%) Life Science
6 3 (2.54%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.69%) DataPower
7 2 (1.69%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.85%) Open Source
8 1 (0.85%) iPad
8 1 (0.85%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.93%) Android
1 7 (5.93%) Apple iOS
2 5 (4.24%) Windows
3 3 (2.54%) UNIX
4 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.85%) AIX
5 1 (0.85%) Linux
5 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (18.64%) Project Management
3 21 (17.80%) Waterfall
4 18 (15.25%) Analytics
5 16 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (10.17%) ITIL
8 11 (9.32%) Information Security
9 10 (8.47%) CRM
10 9 (7.63%) Data Security
10 9 (7.63%) Incident Management
10 9 (7.63%) Cyber Security
10 9 (7.63%) SIEM
11 8 (6.78%) Coaching
12 7 (5.93%) ETL
12 7 (5.93%) Service Delivery
12 7 (5.93%) Android Development
12 7 (5.93%) iOS Development
12 7 (5.93%) Mobile Application Development
13 6 (5.08%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.25%) Java
1 18 (15.25%) SQL
2 7 (5.93%) C#
3 6 (5.08%) ABAP
4 3 (2.54%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.69%) SAPscript
5 2 (1.69%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.69%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.69%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.85%) VBScript
6 1 (0.85%) Python
6 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.85%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (20.34%) Degree
2 9 (7.63%) CISM
2 9 (7.63%) CISSP
2 9 (7.63%) SC Cleared
2 9 (7.63%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.85%) MCP
5 1 (0.85%) MCSE
5 1 (0.85%) MCSA
5 1 (0.85%) CCA
5 1 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.85%) CISA
5 1 (0.85%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.85%) MCITP
5 1 (0.85%) VCDX
5 1 (0.85%) NCDA
5 1 (0.85%) NCIE
5 1 (0.85%) VCAP
5 1 (0.85%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.54%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.54%) Apache Flume
2 2 (1.69%) vSphere
2 2 (1.69%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.69%) XenApp
2 2 (1.69%) RACF
2 2 (1.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.69%) Windows Intune
2 1 (0.85%) MOM
2 1 (0.85%) Legato
2 1 (0.85%) SCCM
2 1 (0.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (25.42%) Oracle
2 16 (13.56%) Microsoft
3 14 (11.86%) SAP
4 7 (5.93%) Informatica
5 4 (3.39%) VMware
6 3 (2.54%) Cisco
6 3 (2.54%) IBM
6 3 (2.54%) Citrix
7 2 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.69%) CommVault
7 2 (1.69%) NetApp
7 2 (1.69%) Adobe
7 2 (1.69%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.85%) HP
8 1 (0.85%) Compaq
8 1 (0.85%) EMC
8 1 (0.85%) Symantec
8 1 (0.85%) MicroStrategy
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Millingham Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Millingham Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
Eligo
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Agile Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum based on experience + bonus + benefi
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £47000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Scotland
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £35,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent rates or salaries
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £64000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Microsoft Certs + Car Allowance
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago