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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 30 37 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 88 63 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.39% 6.76% 10.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.61% 7.13% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 73 53 89
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
1156 883 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 97.14% 94.74% 98.02%
Number of salaries quoted 978 764 776
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £47,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -5 22 £47,500 +29.25% 2
Gloucester +3 16 £42,500 +1.19% 2
Cirencester +4 2 £50,000 +29.03%
Tewkesbury - 2 £65,000 -
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 63 (41.45%) Security Cleared
2 43 (28.29%) Python
3 42 (27.63%) GIS
4 38 (25.00%) DV Cleared
5 36 (23.68%) Oracle
6 34 (22.37%) ESRI
6 34 (22.37%) SC Cleared
7 31 (20.39%) SQL
8 29 (19.08%) Degree
9 28 (18.42%) ArcGIS
10 26 (17.11%) Finance
11 25 (16.45%) Windows
11 25 (16.45%) Microsoft
12 23 (15.13%) Linux
13 22 (14.47%) MS Excel
14 21 (13.82%) MS Exchange
15 20 (13.16%) Perl
15 20 (13.16%) VPN
16 19 (12.50%) PowerShell
16 19 (12.50%) Cyber Security
16 19 (12.50%) MySQL
17 18 (11.84%) Firewall
18 16 (10.53%) Aerospace
18 16 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
18 16 (10.53%) SQL Server
18 16 (10.53%) VMware
19 14 (9.21%) C#
20 13 (8.55%) JavaScript
20 13 (8.55%) .NET
21 11 (7.24%) Management Information System

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 28 (18.42%) ArcGIS
2 21 (13.82%) MS Exchange
3 10 (6.58%) SharePoint
3 10 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.32%) SAS
5 1 (0.66%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.66%) Apache
5 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 22 (14.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (4.61%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (3.95%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.32%) Sage 200
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.66%) Lawson
5 1 (0.66%) Movex
5 1 (0.66%) MFGPRO
5 1 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.66%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.66%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.66%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.16%) VPN
2 18 (11.84%) Firewall
3 7 (4.61%) Internet
4 5 (3.29%) Network Security
4 5 (3.29%) Wireless
5 4 (2.63%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.97%) Wireless Security
7 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.66%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 1 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.66%) HSRP
8 1 (0.66%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.66%) NAS
8 1 (0.66%) MPLS
8 1 (0.66%) OSPF
8 1 (0.66%) BGP
8 1 (0.66%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.66%) VRRP
8 1 (0.66%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.50%) MySQL
2 16 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.24%) Relational Database
3 11 (7.24%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.97%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (1.97%) Big Data
6 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.66%) WinDbg
2 1 (0.66%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.66%) GDB
2 1 (0.66%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 26 (17.11%) Finance
2 16 (10.53%) Aerospace
3 7 (4.61%) Advertising
4 5 (3.29%) Electronics
5 3 (1.97%) Banking
5 3 (1.97%) Local Government
6 2 (1.32%) Military
6 2 (1.32%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.66%) Retail
7 1 (0.66%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.55%) .NET
2 3 (1.97%) XMPP
2 3 (1.97%) Apache Flex
3 2 (1.32%) J2EE
4 1 (0.66%) COM
4 1 (0.66%) JSP
4 1 (0.66%) Middleware
4 1 (0.66%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 42 (27.63%) GIS
2 11 (7.24%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.24%) Open Source
3 6 (3.95%) CESG
4 5 (3.29%) CESG CLAS
4 5 (3.29%) iPad
5 4 (2.63%) RMADS
5 4 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.97%) User Experience
6 3 (1.97%) Social Media
6 3 (1.97%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.66%) Informatics
7 1 (0.66%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.66%) NHS
7 1 (0.66%) LIMS
7 1 (0.66%) e-Health
7 1 (0.66%) PKI
7 1 (0.66%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.66%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.45%) Windows
2 23 (15.13%) Linux
3 4 (2.63%) UNIX
4 2 (1.32%) HPUX
4 2 (1.32%) Solaris
4 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.66%) CentOS
5 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.66%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (12.50%) Cyber Security
2 11 (7.24%) Web Development
2 11 (7.24%) Risk Assessment
2 11 (7.24%) Data Management
3 10 (6.58%) Business Development
3 10 (6.58%) Information Assurance
4 9 (5.92%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (5.92%) PRINCE2
4 9 (5.92%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (5.92%) Project Management
5 8 (5.26%) Change Management
5 8 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (4.61%) Security Architecture
6 7 (4.61%) Mentoring
6 7 (4.61%) Coaching
7 6 (3.95%) Unit Testing
7 6 (3.95%) Time Management
7 6 (3.95%) Information Security
7 6 (3.95%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (3.29%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (28.29%) Python
2 31 (20.39%) SQL
3 20 (13.16%) Perl
4 19 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 14 (9.21%) C#
6 13 (8.55%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.63%) C++
7 4 (2.63%) Java
7 4 (2.63%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.63%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.97%) C
9 2 (1.32%) VB
9 2 (1.32%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.66%) Ruby
10 1 (0.66%) PHP
Qualifications
1 63 (41.45%) Security Cleared
2 38 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 34 (22.37%) SC Cleared
4 29 (19.08%) Degree
5 7 (4.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (3.95%) MCSE
7 4 (2.63%) CCNP
7 4 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.63%) MCITP
7 4 (2.63%) HP ASE
8 3 (1.97%) CISM
8 3 (1.97%) CISSP
9 2 (1.32%) ISEB
10 1 (0.66%) CCIE
10 1 (0.66%) MCP
10 1 (0.66%) CEH
10 1 (0.66%) ISSAP
10 1 (0.66%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.66%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.95%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.29%) ISO 9001
4 4 (2.63%) QA
5 1 (0.66%) HL7
5 1 (0.66%) CESG Infosec
5 1 (0.66%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.58%) Hyper-V
2 10 (6.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.97%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.32%) SCCM
2 2 (1.32%) SCOM
3 1 (0.66%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 36 (23.68%) Oracle
2 34 (22.37%) ESRI
3 25 (16.45%) Microsoft
4 16 (10.53%) VMware
5 7 (4.61%) Cisco
6 6 (3.95%) Juniper
7 5 (3.29%) Citrix
8 4 (2.63%) Symantec
8 4 (2.63%) HP
8 4 (2.63%) IBM
9 3 (1.97%) Informatica
9 3 (1.97%) Sage
9 3 (1.97%) Riverbed
9 3 (1.97%) F5
10 2 (1.32%) SAP
11 1 (0.66%) Epicor
11 1 (0.66%) NetApp
11 1 (0.66%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.66%) Baan
11 1 (0.66%) JD Edwards
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