The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 40 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 67 54 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.66% 6.55% 9.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.97% 6.84% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 52 34 67
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £21,500 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £64,250 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
961 790 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.53% 95.87% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 787 666 692
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 -6 18 £55,750 +48.66% 4
Gloucester -11 15 £46,250 +15.62% 3
Cirencester -8 3 £45,000 +125.00%
Tewkesbury -1 2 £36,625 -2.33%
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 34 (29.06%) Security Cleared
2 27 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (21.37%) DV Cleared
3 25 (21.37%) Finance
4 23 (19.66%) CESG
5 18 (15.38%) Windows
6 17 (14.53%) CESG CLAS
6 17 (14.53%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (13.68%) Analytics
7 16 (13.68%) Degree
8 15 (12.82%) SDLC
9 14 (11.97%) Cisco
9 14 (11.97%) Microsoft
10 13 (11.11%) C
10 13 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 13 (11.11%) Information Security
11 12 (10.26%) SQL
11 12 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (10.26%) Cyber Security
12 11 (9.40%) BusinessObjects
12 11 (9.40%) SQL Server
12 11 (9.40%) SAP
12 11 (9.40%) Manufacturing
13 10 (8.55%) Project Management
13 10 (8.55%) CISSP
13 10 (8.55%) VMware
13 10 (8.55%) Business Analysis
13 10 (8.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (7.69%) Information Assurance
14 9 (7.69%) SC Cleared

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (3.42%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.56%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.56%) ArcGIS
3 2 (1.71%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.71%) IIS
3 2 (1.71%) JBoss
3 2 (1.71%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.71%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.85%) Lync
4 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (0.85%) SAS
4 1 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.13%) MS Office
3 3 (2.56%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (2.56%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.42%) Office 365
2 3 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.27%) SAN
2 3 (2.56%) VoIP
2 3 (2.56%) DHCP
2 3 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.56%) Firewall
2 3 (2.56%) Wireless
2 3 (2.56%) DNS
3 2 (1.71%) LAN
3 2 (1.71%) WAN
3 2 (1.71%) Internet
3 2 (1.71%) MPLS
4 1 (0.85%) TACACS
4 1 (0.85%) VPN
4 1 (0.85%) IPsec
4 1 (0.85%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.85%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (9.40%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (9.40%) SQL Server
3 10 (8.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (4.27%) BusinessObjects XI
5 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.42%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (3.42%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (2.56%) Big Data
7 1 (0.85%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.85%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 6 (5.13%) ERwin
2 4 (3.42%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (2.56%) Axure RP
General
1 25 (21.37%) Finance
2 11 (9.40%) Manufacturing
3 8 (6.84%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.13%) Retail
5 5 (4.27%) Marketing
5 5 (4.27%) Electronics
6 3 (2.56%) Banking
7 2 (1.71%) Advertising
8 1 (0.85%) Law
8 1 (0.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.13%) Web Services
2 5 (4.27%) HTML
2 5 (4.27%) .NET
2 5 (4.27%) CSS
2 5 (4.27%) SOAP
2 5 (4.27%) REST
3 2 (1.71%) Middleware
3 2 (1.71%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.85%) HTML5
4 1 (0.85%) J2EE
4 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.85%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.66%) CESG
2 17 (14.53%) CESG CLAS
2 17 (14.53%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.98%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.27%) DTV
4 5 (4.27%) GIS
5 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.56%) FMCG
6 3 (2.56%) User Experience
6 3 (2.56%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.71%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.71%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.71%) RMADS
8 1 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.85%) Clustering
8 1 (0.85%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.85%) PKI
8 1 (0.85%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.38%) Windows
2 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (3.42%) Android
3 4 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (2.56%) UNIX
4 3 (2.56%) Windows Phone
4 3 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.71%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (13.68%) Analytics
3 15 (12.82%) SDLC
4 13 (11.11%) Information Security
5 12 (10.26%) Cyber Security
6 10 (8.55%) Business Analysis
6 10 (8.55%) Project Management
7 9 (7.69%) Programme Management
7 9 (7.69%) Information Assurance
8 8 (6.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (6.84%) ITIL
9 7 (5.98%) Time Management
9 7 (5.98%) Security Architecture
10 6 (5.13%) Network Architecture
10 6 (5.13%) Dimensional Modelling
10 6 (5.13%) ERD
10 6 (5.13%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (5.13%) Kimball Methodology
10 6 (5.13%) Inmon Methodology
10 6 (5.13%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.11%) C
2 12 (10.26%) SQL
3 6 (5.13%) Java
3 6 (5.13%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.42%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.56%) C#
5 3 (2.56%) Python
6 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.85%) C++
6 1 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 34 (29.06%) Security Cleared
2 25 (21.37%) DV Cleared
3 16 (13.68%) Degree
4 10 (8.55%) CISSP
5 9 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 7 (5.98%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (5.98%) CCNP
7 6 (5.13%) ISEB
7 6 (5.13%) CISM
8 4 (3.42%) CCDP
9 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.71%) CISA
10 2 (1.71%) MCSE
10 2 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.71%) CISMP
10 2 (1.71%) PCI QSA
11 1 (0.85%) NVQ Level 3
11 1 (0.85%) HP ASE
11 1 (0.85%) HP MASE
11 1 (0.85%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.85%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (5.98%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.27%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.71%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.85%) XenApp
5 1 (0.85%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (4.27%) SCCM
2 3 (2.56%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.85%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (11.97%) Cisco
1 14 (11.97%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.40%) SAP
3 10 (8.55%) VMware
4 6 (5.13%) Cognos
4 6 (5.13%) HP
4 6 (5.13%) Tableau
5 5 (4.27%) Oracle
6 4 (3.42%) Informatica
7 3 (2.56%) Citrix
7 3 (2.56%) ESRI
7 3 (2.56%) IronPort
8 2 (1.71%) Veeam
8 2 (1.71%) Websense
9 1 (0.85%) BT
9 1 (0.85%) Tripwire
9 1 (0.85%) Juniper
9 1 (0.85%) NetApp
9 1 (0.85%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.85%) Symantec
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35k - £60k plus attractive benefits and extensive career progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension, medical, car
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension, medical, Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
ShapeIT Recruitment
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucester
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucestershire
CPS Group
Salary: £45k - 65k per year + Benifits
Posted: 20 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago