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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 36 53 55
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 81 57 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.32% 4.97% 4.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.57% 5.12% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 38 44 34
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,950 £27,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
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
1070 1114 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.75% 97.21% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 752 875 741
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £49,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +12 40 £55,000 +2.32% 9
Gloucester +18 20 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 87 (55.77%) Cybersecurity
2 45 (28.85%) Security Cleared
3 38 (24.36%) Information Security
4 34 (21.79%) DV Cleared
5 31 (19.87%) CISSP
6 29 (18.59%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (16.03%) SC Cleared
7 25 (16.03%) Cybercrime
8 24 (15.38%) Presales
8 24 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (15.38%) Finance
8 24 (15.38%) JavaScript
9 20 (12.82%) HTML
9 20 (12.82%) Project Management
10 19 (12.18%) Java
10 19 (12.18%) C#
10 19 (12.18%) Windows
10 19 (12.18%) CESG
10 19 (12.18%) Android
10 19 (12.18%) Degree
11 18 (11.54%) Mobile Development
11 18 (11.54%) Big Data
11 18 (11.54%) Objective-C
11 18 (11.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 18 (11.54%) Security Management
11 18 (11.54%) C++
12 17 (10.90%) SQL
12 17 (10.90%) C
12 17 (10.90%) Telecoms
12 17 (10.90%) Firewall

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.92%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 7 (4.49%) MS Visio
1 7 (4.49%) OmniGraffle
2 5 (3.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (5.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.90%) Firewall
2 12 (7.69%) VPN
3 10 (6.41%) HTTP
3 10 (6.41%) Wireless
4 9 (5.77%) 3G
4 9 (5.77%) 4G
4 9 (5.77%) HTTPS
4 9 (5.77%) Network Security
5 8 (5.13%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (5.13%) MPLS
6 6 (3.85%) Intranet
7 4 (2.56%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.92%) LAN
8 3 (1.92%) WAN
9 2 (1.28%) Software-Defined Networking
9 2 (1.28%) TACACS
9 2 (1.28%) VoIP
10 1 (0.64%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.54%) Big Data
2 3 (1.92%) Apache Hive
2 3 (1.92%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.49%) Axure RP
General
1 24 (15.38%) Finance
2 17 (10.90%) Telecoms
3 14 (8.97%) Marketing
4 10 (6.41%) Manufacturing
4 10 (6.41%) Retail
5 8 (5.13%) Electronics
6 6 (3.85%) Games
7 3 (1.92%) Military
8 1 (0.64%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.82%) HTML
2 12 (7.69%) EJB
2 12 (7.69%) Hibernate
2 12 (7.69%) J2EE
2 12 (7.69%) Spring
2 12 (7.69%) XML
3 8 (5.13%) CSS
4 3 (1.92%) Java EE
4 3 (1.92%) STL
5 2 (1.28%) XMPP
6 1 (0.64%) .NET
6 1 (0.64%) Ajax
6 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.64%) COM
6 1 (0.64%) HTML5
6 1 (0.64%) JSON
6 1 (0.64%) RESTful
6 1 (0.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.03%) Cybercrime
2 24 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (12.18%) CESG
4 15 (9.62%) iPhone
4 15 (9.62%) Visualisation
5 13 (8.33%) Cryptography
6 11 (7.05%) Biometrics
6 11 (7.05%) Smartcard
7 9 (5.77%) Mathematics
8 7 (4.49%) CESG CLAS
8 7 (4.49%) Cyber Attack
8 7 (4.49%) User Experience
9 6 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
9 6 (3.85%) Digital Media
9 6 (3.85%) New Media
9 6 (3.85%) Smartphone
9 6 (3.85%) Social Media
10 5 (3.21%) Management Information System
11 4 (2.56%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.64%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.18%) Android
1 19 (12.18%) Windows
2 16 (10.26%) Windows Phone
3 8 (5.13%) Linux
4 4 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (55.77%) Cybersecurity
2 38 (24.36%) Information Security
3 29 (18.59%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (15.38%) Presales
5 20 (12.82%) Project Management
6 18 (11.54%) Mobile Development
6 18 (11.54%) Security Management
6 18 (11.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 16 (10.26%) E-Commerce
7 16 (10.26%) Information Security Management
7 16 (10.26%) Integration Testing
7 16 (10.26%) Network Design
8 15 (9.62%) Android Development
8 15 (9.62%) Automated Testing
8 15 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (9.62%) iOS Development
8 15 (9.62%) Reverse Engineering
9 14 (8.97%) Programme Management
9 14 (8.97%) Risk Management
10 12 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 19 (12.18%) C#
2 19 (12.18%) Java
3 18 (11.54%) C++
3 18 (11.54%) Objective-C
4 17 (10.90%) C
4 17 (10.90%) SQL
5 15 (9.62%) Python
6 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (28.85%) Security Cleared
2 34 (21.79%) DV Cleared
3 31 (19.87%) CISSP
4 25 (16.03%) SC Cleared
5 19 (12.18%) Degree
6 14 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional
8 11 (7.05%) PCI QSA
9 10 (6.41%) CISM
10 8 (5.13%) CISA
11 7 (4.49%) CLAS
11 7 (4.49%) CRISC
12 6 (3.85%) CEH
12 6 (3.85%) CISMP
13 5 (3.21%) CHECK Team Leader
13 5 (3.21%) CHECK Team Member
13 5 (3.21%) CREST Certified
13 5 (3.21%) OSCP
14 4 (2.56%) CCNA
14 4 (2.56%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (6.41%) PCI DSS
3 9 (5.77%) COBIT
4 7 (4.49%) ISO27002
5 6 (3.85%) QA
6 5 (3.21%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (1.28%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.64%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 14 (8.97%) Cisco
2 9 (5.77%) SAP
3 6 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.85%) Sony
4 3 (1.92%) Meraki
4 3 (1.92%) VMware
5 2 (1.28%) HP
5 2 (1.28%) IronPort
5 2 (1.28%) ProCurve
5 2 (1.28%) Tripwire
6 1 (0.64%) Google
6 1 (0.64%) Juniper
6 1 (0.64%) LogRhythm
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle
6 1 (0.64%) Sourcefire
6 1 (0.64%) Twitter
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