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 10 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 38 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 52 86 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.75% 9.99% 6.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.06% 10.46% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33 78 77
Average salary £42,500 £45,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.59% -9.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £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
858 822 1272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 94.81% 95.47% 98.53%
Number of salaries quoted 689 759 1144
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 £22,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
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 10 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 10 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 -18 20 £54,000 +23.42% 7
Gloucester -18 12 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Tewkesbury - 2 £37,250 -
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 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 35 (37.23%) Security Cleared
2 29 (30.85%) DV Cleared
3 27 (28.72%) C#
4 22 (23.40%) Shell Script
4 22 (23.40%) JavaScript
4 22 (23.40%) Linux
5 19 (20.21%) Microsoft
5 19 (20.21%) Citrix
6 18 (19.15%) UNIX
6 18 (19.15%) User Acceptance Testing
7 17 (18.09%) C++
8 16 (17.02%) Java
8 16 (17.02%) ISEB
9 15 (15.96%) VB
9 15 (15.96%) SQL Server
10 14 (14.89%) Military
10 14 (14.89%) HPUX
10 14 (14.89%) Solaris
10 14 (14.89%) Software Engineering
11 13 (13.83%) .NET
11 13 (13.83%) Oracle
12 12 (12.77%) VMware
12 12 (12.77%) Business Development
12 12 (12.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 12 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (11.70%) Degree
13 11 (11.70%) Penetration Testing
13 11 (11.70%) Finance
14 10 (10.64%) CISM
14 10 (10.64%) CISSP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 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 8 (8.51%) ArcGIS
2 7 (7.45%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.32%) IIS
3 5 (5.32%) Apache
4 3 (3.19%) Documentum
5 1 (1.06%) SAS
5 1 (1.06%) Lync
5 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.32%) SAP SD
1 5 (5.32%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (5.32%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (4.26%) SAP LE
2 4 (4.26%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (4.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (4.26%) SAP MM
2 4 (4.26%) SAP WM
2 4 (4.26%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (3.19%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (2.13%) SAP Business One
5 1 (1.06%) Sage 200
5 1 (1.06%) Sage 1000
5 1 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (1.06%) Lawson
5 1 (1.06%) MFGPRO
5 1 (1.06%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.45%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.38%) LAN
2 6 (6.38%) WAN
2 6 (6.38%) DNS
3 5 (5.32%) SAN
3 5 (5.32%) Firewall
3 5 (5.32%) Network Security
3 5 (5.32%) SMTP
3 5 (5.32%) LDAP
3 5 (5.32%) SNMP
4 2 (2.13%) VPN
5 1 (1.06%) DHCP
5 1 (1.06%) WLAN
5 1 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.06%) Wireless
5 1 (1.06%) VLAN
5 1 (1.06%) OSPF
5 1 (1.06%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.96%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.57%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.19%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.19%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (3.19%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.13%) LoadRunner
General
1 14 (14.89%) Military
2 11 (11.70%) Finance
3 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.26%) Banking
4 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.06%) Advertising
5 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.83%) .NET
2 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET
2 4 (4.26%) Apache Flex
3 3 (3.19%) Web Services
4 1 (1.06%) XML
4 1 (1.06%) JSON
4 1 (1.06%) COM
4 1 (1.06%) RESTful
4 1 (1.06%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.57%) GIS
1 9 (9.57%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.38%) Open Source
3 4 (4.26%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.13%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.06%) iPhone
5 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.06%) SCADA
5 1 (1.06%) Clustering
5 1 (1.06%) Social Media
5 1 (1.06%) iPad
5 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.06%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.40%) Linux
2 18 (19.15%) UNIX
3 14 (14.89%) HPUX
3 14 (14.89%) Solaris
4 6 (6.38%) Windows
5 5 (5.32%) CentOS
5 5 (5.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.15%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (14.89%) Software Engineering
3 12 (12.77%) Business Development
4 11 (11.70%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (10.64%) Information Security
6 8 (8.51%) Web Development
6 8 (8.51%) GAP Analysis
6 8 (8.51%) Risk Management
7 7 (7.45%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.38%) Project Management
9 5 (5.32%) ERP
9 5 (5.32%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (5.32%) Security Testing
10 4 (4.26%) Logistics
10 4 (4.26%) TOGAF
10 4 (4.26%) CRM
10 4 (4.26%) ITIL
10 4 (4.26%) Security Architecture
10 4 (4.26%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 27 (28.72%) C#
2 22 (23.40%) JavaScript
2 22 (23.40%) Shell Script
3 17 (18.09%) C++
4 16 (17.02%) Java
5 15 (15.96%) VB
6 8 (8.51%) Python
7 6 (6.38%) SQL
7 6 (6.38%) Perl
8 5 (5.32%) PL/SQL
8 5 (5.32%) Ruby
9 2 (2.13%) C
10 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.06%) PHP
10 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.06%) R
10 1 (1.06%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 35 (37.23%) Security Cleared
2 29 (30.85%) DV Cleared
3 16 (17.02%) ISEB
4 11 (11.70%) Degree
5 10 (10.64%) SC Cleared
5 10 (10.64%) CISSP
5 10 (10.64%) CISM
6 4 (4.26%) CEH
6 4 (4.26%) ISSAP
7 2 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.06%) MCITP
8 1 (1.06%) HP ASE
8 1 (1.06%) NCDA
8 1 (1.06%) NCIE
8 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.06%) HNC
8 1 (1.06%) HND
8 1 (1.06%) MCSE
8 1 (1.06%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.32%) QA
3 3 (3.19%) SLA
4 2 (2.13%) JSP 440
4 2 (2.13%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.06%) IEC 61508
5 1 (1.06%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.32%) qmail
2 5 (5.32%) XenApp
2 5 (5.32%) XenDesktop
2 5 (5.32%) NFS
2 5 (5.32%) Squid
3 1 (1.06%) vSphere
Vendors
1 19 (20.21%) Microsoft
1 19 (20.21%) Citrix
2 13 (13.83%) Oracle
3 12 (12.77%) VMware
4 10 (10.64%) HP
5 8 (8.51%) ESRI
6 7 (7.45%) SAP
6 7 (7.45%) Cisco
7 6 (6.38%) NetApp
8 5 (5.32%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.19%) Primavera
10 2 (2.13%) Sage
10 2 (2.13%) webMethods
11 1 (1.06%) Symantec
11 1 (1.06%) Pegasus
11 1 (1.06%) Apple
11 1 (1.06%) CODA
11 1 (1.06%) Baan
11 1 (1.06%) JD Edwards
11 1 (1.06%) IBM
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension, medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: Competitive Salary & Excellent Flexible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE
Salary: Competitive Salary & Excellent Flexible Benefits
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE
Salary: Competitive Salary & Excellent Flexible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
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Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
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Posted: 9 days ago
Cheltenham
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Salary: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheltenham
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension, medical
Posted: 16 days ago