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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 54 50 37
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 44 38 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.15% 4.06% 8.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.34% 4.37% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 40 31 69
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £37,750 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £71,500
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
1013 869 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.66% 92.74% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 830 730 755
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +8 14 £55,000 - 6
Gloucester -15 9 £50,000 +14.28% 1
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 28 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 24 (23.08%) Finance
3 19 (18.27%) DV Cleared
4 18 (17.31%) Windows
5 17 (16.35%) SC Cleared
6 16 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 16 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (14.42%) Microsoft
7 15 (14.42%) Information Security
8 14 (13.46%) Cisco
8 14 (13.46%) Oracle
8 14 (13.46%) CESG
9 13 (12.50%) Analytics
9 13 (12.50%) Cyber Security
10 12 (11.54%) SQL Server
11 11 (10.58%) VMware
11 11 (10.58%) Degree
12 10 (9.62%) Information Assurance
12 10 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (9.62%) SQL
12 10 (9.62%) CCNP
12 10 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (9.62%) UNIX
13 9 (8.65%) Web Services
13 9 (8.65%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (8.65%) Time Management
14 8 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 8 (7.69%) Management Information System
14 8 (7.69%) ETL
15 7 (6.73%) ERP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (6.73%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.88%) SAS
2 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.92%) Mule
3 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.92%) IIS
3 2 (1.92%) Mule ESB
3 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.96%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.81%) MS Office
3 2 (1.92%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.96%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.96%) MFGPRO
2 1 (0.96%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) Office 365
1 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.81%) VPN
1 5 (4.81%) Internet
1 5 (4.81%) Firewall
2 4 (3.85%) Network Security
3 3 (2.88%) Wireless
3 3 (2.88%) Unified Communications
3 3 (2.88%) Wireless Security
4 2 (1.92%) SAN
4 2 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.96%) Broadband
5 1 (0.96%) LAN
5 1 (0.96%) WAN
5 1 (0.96%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.73%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 7 (6.73%) Oracle9i Database
2 7 (6.73%) SQL Server 2000
2 7 (6.73%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.77%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (5.77%) OLAP
3 6 (5.77%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.81%) MySQL
4 5 (4.81%) Oracle OLAP
5 4 (3.85%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.96%) Big Data
7 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (3.85%) TestNG
1 4 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.85%) Maven
1 4 (3.85%) JUnit
2 2 (1.92%) Axure RP
2 2 (1.92%) ERwin
2 2 (1.92%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 24 (23.08%) Finance
2 7 (6.73%) Advertising
3 4 (3.85%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.92%) Electronics
4 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.96%) Law
5 1 (0.96%) Legal
5 1 (0.96%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.65%) Web Services
2 7 (6.73%) SOAP
2 7 (6.73%) REST
3 6 (5.77%) HTML
3 6 (5.77%) CSS
4 4 (3.85%) JPA
4 4 (3.85%) CSS3
4 4 (3.85%) JSON
4 4 (3.85%) Spring MVC
4 4 (3.85%) Spring
4 4 (3.85%) Hibernate
4 4 (3.85%) XML
5 3 (2.88%) Apache Camel
5 3 (2.88%) J2EE
5 3 (2.88%) XMPP
6 2 (1.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.46%) CESG
2 8 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.73%) RMADS
3 7 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.77%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (1.92%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.92%) e-Health
5 2 (1.92%) PACS
5 2 (1.92%) Informatics
5 2 (1.92%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.92%) NHS
5 2 (1.92%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.92%) LIMS
5 2 (1.92%) User Experience
5 2 (1.92%) Health Informatics
6 1 (0.96%) PMI
6 1 (0.96%) GIS
6 1 (0.96%) Open Source
6 1 (0.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.31%) Windows
2 10 (9.62%) UNIX
3 6 (5.77%) Linux
4 4 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.92%) Android
5 2 (1.92%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.92%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.92%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (14.42%) Information Security
3 13 (12.50%) Analytics
3 13 (12.50%) Cyber Security
4 10 (9.62%) Information Assurance
4 10 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (8.65%) Time Management
6 8 (7.69%) ETL
7 7 (6.73%) ERP
7 7 (6.73%) Project Management
8 6 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (5.77%) Data Modelling
9 5 (4.81%) Risk Management
9 5 (4.81%) Change Management
10 4 (3.85%) Integration Testing
10 4 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (3.85%) BDD
10 4 (3.85%) Security Architecture
10 4 (3.85%) Information Management
10 4 (3.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.62%) SQL
2 7 (6.73%) C
2 7 (6.73%) Java
2 7 (6.73%) Shell Script
3 6 (5.77%) Python
4 5 (4.81%) Perl
4 5 (4.81%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.88%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.88%) C++
6 2 (1.92%) PHP
7 1 (0.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 19 (18.27%) DV Cleared
3 17 (16.35%) SC Cleared
4 11 (10.58%) Degree
5 10 (9.62%) CCNP
5 10 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (4.81%) CISSP
7 4 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (3.85%) MCSE
7 4 (3.85%) CCDP
8 3 (2.88%) CCA
8 3 (2.88%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (2.88%) CISMP
8 3 (2.88%) CEH
9 1 (0.96%) ISEB
9 1 (0.96%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.96%) CISM
9 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.92%) HL7
2 2 (1.92%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.92%) SLA
3 1 (0.96%) QA
3 1 (0.96%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (8.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.73%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.92%) VMware Server
3 2 (1.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.92%) SCCM
2 2 (1.92%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.96%) Nmap
Vendors
1 15 (14.42%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.46%) Cisco
2 14 (13.46%) Oracle
3 11 (10.58%) VMware
4 7 (6.73%) Informatica
5 6 (5.77%) Business Objects
6 5 (4.81%) HP
6 5 (4.81%) Citrix
7 4 (3.85%) Juniper
8 3 (2.88%) Riverbed
8 3 (2.88%) F5
9 2 (1.92%) IronPort
9 2 (1.92%) Tableau
9 2 (1.92%) Veeam
9 2 (1.92%) Websense
9 2 (1.92%) Sage
9 2 (1.92%) SAP
9 2 (1.92%) Cognos
10 1 (0.96%) McAfee
10 1 (0.96%) JD Edwards
Gloucestershire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
D P Connect
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Health Care
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Adroit People Limited
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucestershire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago