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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 34 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 66 61 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.21% 6.64% 7.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.45% 6.97% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 51 56 65
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £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
1023 875 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.24% 95.21% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 862 768 744
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £48,000
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 27 January 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 27 January 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 16 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Gloucester +6 11 £45,000 -2.17% 7
Cirencester -1 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Tewkesbury - 2 £65,000 -
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 62 (42.18%) Security Cleared
2 43 (29.25%) Python
3 41 (27.89%) GIS
4 37 (25.17%) DV Cleared
5 35 (23.81%) SC Cleared
6 33 (22.45%) ESRI
7 29 (19.73%) Oracle
8 28 (19.05%) SQL
8 28 (19.05%) ArcGIS
9 27 (18.37%) Degree
10 26 (17.69%) Windows
10 26 (17.69%) Microsoft
11 24 (16.33%) Finance
12 23 (15.65%) MS Excel
12 23 (15.65%) Linux
13 22 (14.97%) Cyber Security
14 21 (14.29%) MS Exchange
15 20 (13.61%) VPN
15 20 (13.61%) Perl
16 19 (12.93%) MySQL
16 19 (12.93%) PowerShell
17 18 (12.24%) SQL Server
17 18 (12.24%) Firewall
18 16 (10.88%) Aerospace
18 16 (10.88%) VMware
18 16 (10.88%) VMware Infrastructure
19 14 (9.52%) Management Information System
19 14 (9.52%) C#
20 13 (8.84%) Information Assurance
20 13 (8.84%) JavaScript

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 28 (19.05%) ArcGIS
2 21 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 11 (7.48%) SharePoint
4 10 (6.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.36%) SAS
6 1 (0.68%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.68%) Apache
6 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 23 (15.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.72%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.36%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.36%) Sage 200
2 2 (1.36%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.36%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.36%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (1.36%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (1.36%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 2 (1.36%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.61%) VPN
2 18 (12.24%) Firewall
3 7 (4.76%) Internet
4 6 (4.08%) Network Security
5 5 (3.40%) Wireless
6 4 (2.72%) Unified Communications
7 3 (2.04%) Wireless Security
8 2 (1.36%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.68%) Gigabit Ethernet
9 1 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.68%) HSRP
9 1 (0.68%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.68%) NAS
9 1 (0.68%) MPLS
9 1 (0.68%) OSPF
9 1 (0.68%) BGP
9 1 (0.68%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.68%) VRRP
9 1 (0.68%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.93%) MySQL
2 18 (12.24%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.48%) RDBMS
3 11 (7.48%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.04%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (2.04%) Big Data
6 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.36%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (1.36%) OLAP
6 2 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.36%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 2 (1.36%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (0.68%) JUnit
2 1 (0.68%) Maven
2 1 (0.68%) TestNG
2 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.68%) WinDbg
2 1 (0.68%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.68%) GDB
General
1 24 (16.33%) Finance
2 16 (10.88%) Aerospace
3 5 (3.40%) Electronics
3 5 (3.40%) Advertising
4 3 (2.04%) Local Government
5 2 (1.36%) Military
5 2 (1.36%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.68%) Legal
6 1 (0.68%) Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.84%) .NET
2 3 (2.04%) Apache Flex
2 3 (2.04%) XMPP
3 1 (0.68%) JSON
3 1 (0.68%) Spring MVC
3 1 (0.68%) HTML
3 1 (0.68%) JPA
3 1 (0.68%) REST
3 1 (0.68%) CSS3
3 1 (0.68%) J2EE
3 1 (0.68%) COM
3 1 (0.68%) CSS
3 1 (0.68%) JSP
3 1 (0.68%) SOAP
3 1 (0.68%) Web Services
3 1 (0.68%) XML
3 1 (0.68%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.68%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.68%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 41 (27.89%) GIS
2 14 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 11 (7.48%) Open Source
4 9 (6.12%) CESG
5 7 (4.76%) RMADS
6 5 (3.40%) iPad
6 5 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.40%) CESG CLAS
7 3 (2.04%) Graphic Design
7 3 (2.04%) User Experience
8 2 (1.36%) Health Informatics
8 2 (1.36%) Informatics
8 2 (1.36%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.36%) Social Media
8 2 (1.36%) PACS
8 2 (1.36%) e-Health
8 2 (1.36%) NHS
8 2 (1.36%) LIMS
9 1 (0.68%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.68%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 26 (17.69%) Windows
2 23 (15.65%) Linux
3 4 (2.72%) UNIX
4 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.36%) HPUX
5 2 (1.36%) Solaris
5 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.68%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.68%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (14.97%) Cyber Security
2 13 (8.84%) Information Assurance
3 11 (7.48%) Web Development
3 11 (7.48%) Project Management
3 11 (7.48%) Risk Assessment
3 11 (7.48%) Information Security
3 11 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (7.48%) Data Management
4 10 (6.80%) PRINCE2
4 10 (6.80%) Business Development
5 9 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (5.44%) Change Management
6 8 (5.44%) Security Architecture
7 7 (4.76%) Coaching
7 7 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (4.76%) Time Management
8 6 (4.08%) Unit Testing
8 6 (4.08%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (3.40%) Information Management
9 5 (3.40%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (29.25%) Python
2 28 (19.05%) SQL
3 20 (13.61%) Perl
4 19 (12.93%) PowerShell
5 14 (9.52%) C#
6 13 (8.84%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.40%) Java
8 4 (2.72%) C
8 4 (2.72%) C++
8 4 (2.72%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.72%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.36%) VB
9 2 (1.36%) PHP
10 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 62 (42.18%) Security Cleared
2 37 (25.17%) DV Cleared
3 35 (23.81%) SC Cleared
4 27 (18.37%) Degree
5 6 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.40%) MCSE
6 5 (3.40%) CCNP
6 5 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.72%) MCITP
7 4 (2.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.72%) CISSP
7 4 (2.72%) HP ASE
8 3 (2.04%) CISM
9 2 (1.36%) CEH
9 2 (1.36%) ISEB
10 1 (0.68%) CCIE
10 1 (0.68%) MCP
10 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.68%) ISSAP
10 1 (0.68%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.08%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.40%) ISO 9001
4 4 (2.72%) QA
5 2 (1.36%) HL7
5 2 (1.36%) SLA
6 1 (0.68%) CESG Infosec
6 1 (0.68%) JSP 440
System Software
1 16 (10.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (7.48%) Active Directory
3 10 (6.80%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.04%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.36%) SCCM
2 2 (1.36%) SCOM
3 1 (0.68%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 33 (22.45%) ESRI
2 29 (19.73%) Oracle
3 26 (17.69%) Microsoft
4 16 (10.88%) VMware
5 8 (5.44%) Cisco
6 6 (4.08%) Juniper
7 5 (3.40%) Citrix
8 4 (2.72%) HP
8 4 (2.72%) IBM
8 4 (2.72%) Symantec
9 3 (2.04%) Riverbed
9 3 (2.04%) F5
10 2 (1.36%) Sage
10 2 (1.36%) Informatica
11 1 (0.68%) NetApp
11 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.68%) SAP
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Harris Global
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago