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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 35 35 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 70 56 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.40% 6.11% 9.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.78% 6.33% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 63 32 69
Average salary £52,500 £40,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -15.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
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
900 884 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.14% 96.51% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 755 725 729
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 18 £55,000 +41.93%
Gloucester -4 17 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Tewkesbury +3 2 £36,625 -1.67%
Cirencester - 2 £50,000 -
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 35 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 30 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (20.00%) Finance
4 23 (18.40%) DV Cleared
5 21 (16.80%) CESG
6 20 (16.00%) Analytics
7 19 (15.20%) Information Security
8 17 (13.60%) Windows
9 16 (12.80%) SQL Server
10 15 (12.00%) Cisco
10 15 (12.00%) SDLC
11 14 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (11.20%) CESG CLAS
11 14 (11.20%) SC Cleared
12 13 (10.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 13 (10.40%) VMware
12 13 (10.40%) Microsoft
13 12 (9.60%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (9.60%) MS Excel
13 12 (9.60%) Degree
14 11 (8.80%) BusinessObjects
14 11 (8.80%) Cyber Security
15 10 (8.00%) ETL
15 10 (8.00%) C
15 10 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (8.00%) Information Assurance
15 10 (8.00%) Time Management
15 10 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 9 (7.20%) Business Analysis
16 9 (7.20%) Project Management

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (2.40%) ArcGIS
1 3 (2.40%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.60%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.60%) SAS
2 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (1.60%) GlassFish
2 2 (1.60%) Mule
2 2 (1.60%) Mule ESB
2 2 (1.60%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.60%) IIS
2 2 (1.60%) JBoss
2 2 (1.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (9.60%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.80%) MS Office
3 3 (2.40%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (2.40%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.80%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (0.80%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.80%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.40%) Office 365
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.00%) SAN
2 3 (2.40%) DHCP
2 3 (2.40%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.40%) DNS
2 3 (2.40%) VoIP
2 3 (2.40%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (1.60%) Firewall
3 2 (1.60%) Wireless
3 2 (1.60%) Network Security
3 2 (1.60%) Internet
4 1 (0.80%) MPLS
4 1 (0.80%) WAN
4 1 (0.80%) Broadband
4 1 (0.80%) LAN
4 1 (0.80%) IPsec
4 1 (0.80%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.80%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.80%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.60%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (8.80%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (4.00%) BusinessObjects XI
5 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (4.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 5 (4.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 5 (4.00%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.20%) OLAP
6 4 (3.20%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (3.20%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.40%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (2.40%) Big Data
8 1 (0.80%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.80%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.80%) ERwin
2 3 (2.40%) Maven
2 3 (2.40%) TestNG
2 3 (2.40%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.40%) Axure RP
2 3 (2.40%) JUnit
General
1 25 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (5.60%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.00%) Advertising
4 4 (3.20%) Retail
5 3 (2.40%) Electronics
5 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.40%) Marketing
6 1 (0.80%) Law
6 1 (0.80%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.20%) Web Services
2 8 (6.40%) REST
2 8 (6.40%) HTML
2 8 (6.40%) CSS
2 8 (6.40%) SOAP
3 4 (3.20%) .NET
3 4 (3.20%) CSS3
4 3 (2.40%) Apache Camel
4 3 (2.40%) XML
4 3 (2.40%) JPA
4 3 (2.40%) Hibernate
4 3 (2.40%) Spring
4 3 (2.40%) JSON
4 3 (2.40%) Spring MVC
5 2 (1.60%) Apache Flex
5 2 (1.60%) J2EE
5 2 (1.60%) Middleware
6 1 (0.80%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.80%) CESG
2 14 (11.20%) CESG CLAS
2 14 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.60%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.00%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.20%) RMADS
5 4 (3.20%) GIS
6 3 (2.40%) DTV
6 3 (2.40%) FMCG
6 3 (2.40%) User Experience
7 2 (1.60%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.60%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.60%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.80%) EPoS
8 1 (0.80%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.80%) PKI
8 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.80%) Social Media
8 1 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.60%) Windows
2 8 (6.40%) UNIX
3 6 (4.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (4.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.20%) Android
4 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.40%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (2.40%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.40%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.60%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.80%) Linux
7 1 (0.80%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (16.00%) Analytics
3 19 (15.20%) Information Security
4 15 (12.00%) SDLC
5 11 (8.80%) Cyber Security
6 10 (8.00%) Information Assurance
6 10 (8.00%) Time Management
6 10 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (8.00%) ETL
7 9 (7.20%) Project Management
7 9 (7.20%) Business Analysis
8 8 (6.40%) Security Architecture
9 7 (5.60%) ITIL
10 6 (4.80%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (4.80%) ERD
10 6 (4.80%) Inmon Methodology
10 6 (4.80%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (4.80%) Dimensional Modelling
10 6 (4.80%) Kimball Methodology
11 5 (4.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.00%) C
2 9 (7.20%) Java
3 8 (6.40%) SQL
4 6 (4.80%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.40%) Python
7 2 (1.60%) C#
7 2 (1.60%) C++
8 1 (0.80%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (18.40%) DV Cleared
3 14 (11.20%) SC Cleared
4 12 (9.60%) Degree
5 9 (7.20%) CISSP
6 8 (6.40%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (6.40%) CCNP
7 6 (4.80%) ISEB
8 5 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (3.20%) CCDP
9 4 (3.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (3.20%) MCSE
10 3 (2.40%) CISMP
10 3 (2.40%) CCA
10 3 (2.40%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (2.40%) CISM
11 2 (1.60%) CEH
11 2 (1.60%) PCI QSA
12 1 (0.80%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.80%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.60%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (5.60%) Active Directory
1 7 (5.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.20%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.60%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (4.00%) SCCM
2 2 (1.60%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.80%) Nmap
Vendors
1 15 (12.00%) Cisco
2 13 (10.40%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.40%) VMware
3 9 (7.20%) SAP
4 6 (4.80%) Cognos
4 6 (4.80%) Oracle
4 6 (4.80%) Tableau
5 5 (4.00%) HP
5 5 (4.00%) Informatica
6 4 (3.20%) Citrix
7 3 (2.40%) ESRI
8 2 (1.60%) BT
8 2 (1.60%) IronPort
8 2 (1.60%) Websense
8 2 (1.60%) Veeam
9 1 (0.80%) F5
9 1 (0.80%) Qualys
9 1 (0.80%) QAD
9 1 (0.80%) Juniper
9 1 (0.80%) NetApp
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