The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 41 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 7 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.18% 4.57% 9.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 4.71% 9.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 21
Average salary £50,000 £42,750 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.95% -7.06%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester 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
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
301 170 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 93.77% 97.14% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 249 155 197
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Consultant
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Gloucester

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 5 (26.32%) Cisco
1 5 (26.32%) CCNP
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (26.32%) DV Cleared
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) XMPP
3 3 (15.79%) Juniper
3 3 (15.79%) Wireless
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
3 3 (15.79%) Wireless Security
3 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) Riverbed
3 3 (15.79%) Security Architecture
3 3 (15.79%) Unified Communications
3 3 (15.79%) F5
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Identity Management
4 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (10.53%) Cyber Security
4 2 (10.53%) Protective Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.53%) J2EE
4 2 (10.53%) C++
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 2 (10.53%) SAS
2 1 (5.26%) NetWeaver
2 1 (5.26%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.26%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Wireless
1 3 (15.79%) Wireless Security
1 3 (15.79%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Law
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) XMPP
2 2 (10.53%) J2EE
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) SAP Basis
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) PMI
2 1 (5.26%) GIS
2 1 (5.26%) CESG
2 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.26%) RMADS
2 1 (5.26%) Open Source
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Security Architecture
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
2 2 (10.53%) UML
2 2 (10.53%) Project Management
2 2 (10.53%) Identity Management
2 2 (10.53%) Information Security
2 2 (10.53%) Information Management
2 2 (10.53%) Data Analytics
2 2 (10.53%) Analytics
2 2 (10.53%) Cyber Security
2 2 (10.53%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) Network Design
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) Web Development
3 1 (5.26%) Information Assurance
3 1 (5.26%) Data Management
3 1 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
3 1 (5.26%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C++
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) CCNP
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (26.32%) DV Cleared
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco
2 3 (15.79%) Juniper
2 3 (15.79%) Riverbed
2 3 (15.79%) F5
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) ESRI
4 1 (5.26%) BT
4 1 (5.26%) VMware