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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 32 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 6 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 3.66% 6.21% 7.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.75% 6.32% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 16
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
160 174 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 97.56% 98.31% 98.77%
Number of salaries quoted 101 146 200
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 11 (57.89%) Presales
2 9 (47.37%) Programme Management
3 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
3 8 (42.11%) Finance
4 7 (36.84%) Manufacturing
4 7 (36.84%) Electronics
4 7 (36.84%) Scrum
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) Retail
4 7 (36.84%) Business Analysis
4 7 (36.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (36.84%) Logistics
4 7 (36.84%) Marketing
4 7 (36.84%) SAP
4 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
4 7 (36.84%) Project Management
4 7 (36.84%) Software Delivery
4 7 (36.84%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (36.84%) Kanban
5 5 (26.32%) Degree
5 5 (26.32%) DV Cleared
5 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
6 4 (21.05%) Windows
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco
7 3 (15.79%) CISSP
7 3 (15.79%) Information Security
7 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (10.53%) Mentoring

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2000
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.26%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
1 2 (10.53%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (36.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.26%) Network Security
2 1 (5.26%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Axure RP
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
1 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
2 7 (36.84%) Electronics
2 7 (36.84%) Manufacturing
2 7 (36.84%) Marketing
2 7 (36.84%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) CSS
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
1 2 (10.53%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
1 2 (10.53%) CESG
1 2 (10.53%) Clustering
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Android
2 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Phone
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Presales
2 9 (47.37%) Programme Management
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Business Analysis
3 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (36.84%) Digital Marketing
3 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
3 7 (36.84%) Kanban
3 7 (36.84%) Logistics
3 7 (36.84%) Project Management
3 7 (36.84%) Scrum
3 7 (36.84%) Software Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (15.79%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.53%) IT Audit
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) Network Design
5 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
1 5 (26.32%) DV Cleared
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) CISSP
3 2 (10.53%) CISM
3 2 (10.53%) MCP
3 2 (10.53%) MCSE
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.26%) CCNP
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.26%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (10.53%) Terminal Services
1 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.53%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
1 2 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) SAP
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) arcserve
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) Juniper
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Symantec
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) F5
4 1 (5.26%) Riverbed