The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank 96 94 104
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 12 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.88% 0.28% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.29% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 2
Average salary £57,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,650 £45,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £71,900 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
IT 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
1321 1050 1160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.78% 96.69% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 832 681 735
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,620 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the Glasgow region.

IT Consultant Salary Trend in Glasgow

IT Consultant
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in Glasgow

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title.

1 20 (86.96%) Information Security
2 19 (82.61%) Degree
2 19 (82.61%) Analytics
3 18 (78.26%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (78.26%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (78.26%) SIEM
3 18 (78.26%) Data Analytics
3 18 (78.26%) Security Operations
3 18 (78.26%) Security Operations Centre
3 18 (78.26%) Use Case
3 18 (78.26%) CEH
3 18 (78.26%) GIAC
3 18 (78.26%) Finance
4 13 (56.52%) Network Security
5 5 (21.74%) Banking
5 5 (21.74%) People Management
6 4 (17.39%) ITIL
7 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (8.70%) Publishing
8 2 (8.70%) CISSP
8 2 (8.70%) Project Management
8 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
8 2 (8.70%) SCADA
9 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
9 1 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (4.35%) MS Project
9 1 (4.35%) SAP
9 1 (4.35%) COM
9 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
9 1 (4.35%) MS Excel

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) Network Security
General
1 18 (78.26%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Publishing
4 1 (4.35%) Billing
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (78.26%) Analytical Skills
1 18 (78.26%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (8.70%) SCADA
3 1 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Information Security
2 19 (82.61%) Analytics
3 18 (78.26%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (78.26%) Data Analytics
3 18 (78.26%) Security Operations
3 18 (78.26%) SIEM
3 18 (78.26%) Use Case
4 5 (21.74%) People Management
5 4 (17.39%) ITIL
6 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
7 2 (8.70%) Project Management
8 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
8 1 (4.35%) E-business
8 1 (4.35%) Migration
8 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
8 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 19 (82.61%) Degree
2 18 (78.26%) CEH
2 18 (78.26%) GIAC
3 2 (8.70%) CISSP
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.35%) SAP
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