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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 36 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 74 64 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 8.03% 6.36% 6.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.39% 6.54% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 45 45 55
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,900 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
882 979 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.77% 97.22% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 614 812 775
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 +22 43 £55,000 +7.84% 8
Gloucester -6 6 £50,000 +11.11%
Tewkesbury +10 1 £46,500 -28.46%
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 50 (33.11%) Cybersecurity
2 38 (25.17%) Security Cleared
3 37 (24.50%) Presales
4 36 (23.84%) DV Cleared
5 31 (20.53%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (17.88%) Finance
7 25 (16.56%) Telecoms
8 24 (15.89%) SQL
9 23 (15.23%) Firewall
10 21 (13.91%) Project Management
11 20 (13.25%) CESG
11 20 (13.25%) Degree
12 19 (12.58%) C
12 19 (12.58%) C#
12 19 (12.58%) Cisco Certification
12 19 (12.58%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (11.92%) E-Commerce
13 18 (11.92%) Cisco
13 18 (11.92%) Windows
13 18 (11.92%) Manufacturing
13 18 (11.92%) Programme Management
13 18 (11.92%) Retail
13 18 (11.92%) Android
14 17 (11.26%) SC Cleared
14 17 (11.26%) Kanban
14 17 (11.26%) Logistics
14 17 (11.26%) Marketing
14 17 (11.26%) Business Analysis
14 17 (11.26%) Scrum
14 17 (11.26%) CISSP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (7.95%) WebLogic
2 9 (5.96%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (2.65%) Apache Pig
3 4 (2.65%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.32%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (5.30%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.97%) MS Office
3 2 (1.32%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.32%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 14 (9.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (4.64%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (3.31%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (3.31%) Oracle ASCP
4 2 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.23%) Firewall
2 16 (10.60%) VPN
3 15 (9.93%) Wireless
4 13 (8.61%) MPLS
5 12 (7.95%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (3.31%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (3.31%) LAN
6 5 (3.31%) TACACS
6 5 (3.31%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.31%) WAN
7 4 (2.65%) Software-Defined Networking
8 3 (1.99%) Network Security
9 2 (1.32%) 3G
9 2 (1.32%) 4G
9 2 (1.32%) HTTP
9 2 (1.32%) HTTPS
9 2 (1.32%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.66%) Cisco Wireless
10 1 (0.66%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.60%) Big Data
2 10 (6.62%) Oracle BI EE
3 9 (5.96%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (3.31%) GIS
5 4 (2.65%) Apache Hive
5 4 (2.65%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.99%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.99%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (5.96%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.32%) Axure RP
General
1 27 (17.88%) Finance
2 25 (16.56%) Telecoms
3 18 (11.92%) Manufacturing
3 18 (11.92%) Retail
4 17 (11.26%) Marketing
5 14 (9.27%) Electronics
6 7 (4.64%) Banking
7 3 (1.99%) Games
8 2 (1.32%) Advertising
8 2 (1.32%) Military
9 1 (0.66%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.93%) HTML
2 12 (7.95%) EJB
2 12 (7.95%) Hibernate
2 12 (7.95%) J2EE
2 12 (7.95%) Spring
2 12 (7.95%) XML
3 4 (2.65%) Java EE
3 4 (2.65%) STL
4 3 (1.99%) .NET
4 3 (1.99%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.99%) CSS
5 2 (1.32%) XMPP
6 1 (0.66%) Ajax
6 1 (0.66%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.66%) COM
6 1 (0.66%) HTML5
6 1 (0.66%) JSON
6 1 (0.66%) RESTful
6 1 (0.66%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.25%) CESG
2 19 (12.58%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (10.60%) Cybercrime
4 14 (9.27%) CESG CLAS
5 12 (7.95%) iPhone
5 12 (7.95%) Visualisation
6 9 (5.96%) Cryptography
7 7 (4.64%) Biometrics
7 7 (4.64%) Smartcard
8 5 (3.31%) Algorithms
8 5 (3.31%) Data Centre
8 5 (3.31%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.99%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (1.99%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.99%) Social Media
10 2 (1.32%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.32%) Clustering
10 2 (1.32%) User Experience
11 1 (0.66%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.66%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.92%) Android
1 18 (11.92%) Windows
2 14 (9.27%) Windows Phone
3 6 (3.97%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.31%) Linux
5 2 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (33.11%) Cybersecurity
2 37 (24.50%) Presales
3 31 (20.53%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (13.91%) Project Management
5 18 (11.92%) E-Commerce
5 18 (11.92%) Programme Management
6 17 (11.26%) Business Analysis
6 17 (11.26%) Kanban
6 17 (11.26%) Logistics
6 17 (11.26%) Scrum
6 17 (11.26%) Software Delivery
7 16 (10.60%) Mobile Development
7 16 (10.60%) Reverse Engineering
8 15 (9.93%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (9.27%) Digital Marketing
9 14 (9.27%) Network Design
10 13 (8.61%) Information Security
10 13 (8.61%) Risk Management
11 12 (7.95%) Automated Testing
11 12 (7.95%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (15.89%) SQL
2 19 (12.58%) C
2 19 (12.58%) C#
3 16 (10.60%) C++
3 16 (10.60%) Java
3 16 (10.60%) Objective-C
4 15 (9.93%) JavaScript
4 15 (9.93%) Python
5 10 (6.62%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.32%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.32%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (25.17%) Security Cleared
2 36 (23.84%) DV Cleared
3 20 (13.25%) Degree
4 19 (12.58%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (11.26%) CISSP
5 17 (11.26%) SC Cleared
6 14 (9.27%) CLAS
7 8 (5.30%) CISM
8 6 (3.97%) MCSE
8 6 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (3.31%) CCNA
9 5 (3.31%) CCNP
9 5 (3.31%) CISA
10 4 (2.65%) GIAC
10 4 (2.65%) HP ASE
10 4 (2.65%) HP MASE
10 4 (2.65%) Linux+ Certification
10 4 (2.65%) PCI QSA
10 4 (2.65%) SANS
10 4 (2.65%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.99%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.99%) QA
3 2 (1.32%) COBIT
4 1 (0.66%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.99%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.32%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (1.32%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.32%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.32%) Backup Exec
1 2 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (1.32%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (1.32%) NetBackup
1 2 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 18 (11.92%) Cisco
2 15 (9.93%) SAP
3 13 (8.61%) Microsoft
4 11 (7.28%) Oracle
5 10 (6.62%) Informatica
6 7 (4.64%) VMware
7 5 (3.31%) Meraki
8 4 (2.65%) HP
8 4 (2.65%) IronPort
8 4 (2.65%) ProCurve
8 4 (2.65%) Tripwire
9 2 (1.32%) arcserve
9 2 (1.32%) Citrix
9 2 (1.32%) Juniper
9 2 (1.32%) Symantec
10 1 (0.66%) ESRI
10 1 (0.66%) F5
10 1 (0.66%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.66%) Sourcefire
10 1 (0.66%) Twitter
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
IO Associates
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum bonus, pension + core benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Car, Daily Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucestershire
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
London or Cheltenham
Acumin Consulting
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000
Posted: 27 days ago