The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Consultant
Rank 73 70 92
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 5 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.61% 0.68% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.71% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 10
Average salary £24,000 £65,000 £17,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-63.07% +271.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
IT 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
789 701 1199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.64% 95.90% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 679 625 1074
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant in the job title across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the Gloucestershire region.

IT Consultant Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

IT Consultant
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

IT 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 IT Consultant within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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 5 £24,000 -63.07%
IT Consultant
South West

IT Consultant
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
3 5 (55.56%) Banking
3 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
3 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) Advertising
4 2 (22.22%) Time Management
4 2 (22.22%) Social Media
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) ITSM
5 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
1 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree