The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 36 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 57 79 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.23% 9.66% 7.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.48% 10.08% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 34 70 85
Average salary £40,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.73% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £25,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
880 784 1256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.17% 95.84% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 721 724 1146
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Consultant
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -11 23 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Gloucester -19 15 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Tewkesbury - 2 £37,250 -
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 36 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 28 (29.17%) DV Cleared
3 23 (23.96%) C#
4 19 (19.79%) JavaScript
5 18 (18.75%) Oracle
5 18 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 17 (17.71%) Linux
6 17 (17.71%) Shell Script
7 16 (16.67%) Citrix
8 15 (15.63%) UNIX
8 15 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (14.58%) SQL Server
9 14 (14.58%) GIS
10 13 (13.54%) Finance
10 13 (13.54%) C++
10 13 (13.54%) Java
11 12 (12.50%) .NET
11 12 (12.50%) ISEB
11 12 (12.50%) SharePoint
11 12 (12.50%) VMware
11 12 (12.50%) SC Cleared
11 12 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (12.50%) Business Development
12 11 (11.46%) Degree
12 11 (11.46%) Software Engineering
12 11 (11.46%) Military
12 11 (11.46%) ESRI
12 11 (11.46%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (11.46%) VB
12 11 (11.46%) HPUX

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 12 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.33%) ArcGIS
3 5 (5.21%) IIS
3 5 (5.21%) Apache
4 3 (3.13%) Documentum
5 1 (1.04%) SAS
5 1 (1.04%) Lync
5 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (5.21%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (5.21%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (3.13%) SAP Business One
4 3 (3.13%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (2.08%) SAP LE
5 2 (2.08%) Sage 1000
5 2 (2.08%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (2.08%) MFGPRO
5 2 (2.08%) Movex
5 2 (2.08%) Lawson
5 2 (2.08%) SAP SD
5 2 (2.08%) SAP MM
5 2 (2.08%) SAP WM
6 1 (1.04%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.21%) DNS
2 5 (5.21%) SAN
2 5 (5.21%) LDAP
2 5 (5.21%) SMTP
2 5 (5.21%) SNMP
2 5 (5.21%) Network Security
3 4 (4.17%) LAN
3 4 (4.17%) WAN
3 4 (4.17%) Firewall
4 1 (1.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.46%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (5.21%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (3.13%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.13%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.04%) LoadRunner
General
1 13 (13.54%) Finance
2 11 (11.46%) Military
3 5 (5.21%) Banking
3 5 (5.21%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.08%) Advertising
5 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.50%) .NET
2 4 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 4 (4.17%) Apache Flex
3 3 (3.13%) Web Services
4 1 (1.04%) XML
4 1 (1.04%) Middleware
4 1 (1.04%) JSON
4 1 (1.04%) COM
4 1 (1.04%) J2EE
4 1 (1.04%) RESTful
4 1 (1.04%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.58%) GIS
2 9 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.25%) Open Source
4 4 (4.17%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.08%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.04%) iPhone
6 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.04%) SCADA
6 1 (1.04%) Social Media
6 1 (1.04%) iPad
6 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.04%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.71%) Linux
2 15 (15.63%) UNIX
3 11 (11.46%) HPUX
3 11 (11.46%) Solaris
4 6 (6.25%) Windows
5 5 (5.21%) CentOS
5 5 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (12.50%) Business Development
3 11 (11.46%) Software Engineering
4 10 (10.42%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (10.42%) Information Security
5 9 (9.38%) GAP Analysis
5 9 (9.38%) Risk Management
6 8 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (8.33%) Web Development
7 7 (7.29%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (6.25%) ERP
9 5 (5.21%) CRM
9 5 (5.21%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (5.21%) Security Testing
10 4 (4.17%) SABSA
10 4 (4.17%) TOGAF
10 4 (4.17%) Time Management
10 4 (4.17%) Security Architecture
10 4 (4.17%) Project Management
11 3 (3.13%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.96%) C#
2 19 (19.79%) JavaScript
3 17 (17.71%) Shell Script
4 13 (13.54%) C++
4 13 (13.54%) Java
5 11 (11.46%) VB
6 8 (8.33%) Python
7 7 (7.29%) PL/SQL
7 7 (7.29%) SQL
8 5 (5.21%) Perl
8 5 (5.21%) Ruby
9 2 (2.08%) C
10 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.04%) R
10 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 28 (29.17%) DV Cleared
3 12 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 12 (12.50%) ISEB
4 11 (11.46%) Degree
5 10 (10.42%) CISSP
5 10 (10.42%) CISM
6 4 (4.17%) CEH
6 4 (4.17%) ISSAP
7 2 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.08%) MCSE
8 1 (1.04%) HP ASE
8 1 (1.04%) NCDA
8 1 (1.04%) NCIE
8 1 (1.04%) HNC
8 1 (1.04%) HND
8 1 (1.04%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.21%) QA
3 2 (2.08%) SLA
4 1 (1.04%) IEC 61508
4 1 (1.04%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.21%) qmail
2 5 (5.21%) XenApp
2 5 (5.21%) XenDesktop
2 5 (5.21%) NFS
2 5 (5.21%) Squid
3 1 (1.04%) vSphere
Vendors
1 18 (18.75%) Oracle
1 18 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.67%) Citrix
3 12 (12.50%) VMware
4 11 (11.46%) ESRI
5 9 (9.38%) HP
6 6 (6.25%) Cisco
6 6 (6.25%) NetApp
7 5 (5.21%) Red Hat
7 5 (5.21%) SAP
8 3 (3.13%) Primavera
8 3 (3.13%) Sage
8 3 (3.13%) webMethods
8 3 (3.13%) Informatica
9 2 (2.08%) Epicor
9 2 (2.08%) Baan
9 2 (2.08%) JD Edwards
9 2 (2.08%) Infor
10 1 (1.04%) Trustwave
10 1 (1.04%) Teradata
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