The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had IT Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Consultant
UK / Scotland
Rank 124 133 156
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 9 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.40% 0.75% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.78% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 7
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +84.21%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2151 2818 3006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.98% 95.56% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1400 1813 1908
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured IT Consultant in the job title.

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

IT Consultant Salary Trend in Scotland

IT Consultant
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in Scotland

IT Consultant
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Consultant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -1 8 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Glasgow +15 1 - -
IT Consultant
UK

IT Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring IT Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (41.67%) Splunk
3 3 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
3 3 (25.00%) B2B Sales
3 3 (25.00%) ArcSight
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) B2B
4 2 (16.67%) CISSP
4 2 (16.67%) SAP
4 2 (16.67%) Cognos Impromptu
4 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (16.67%) Electronics
4 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) CISA
4 2 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security
4 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (16.67%) Marketing
4 2 (16.67%) CRISC
4 2 (16.67%) Big Data
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (16.67%) Presales
4 2 (16.67%) IT Audit
4 2 (16.67%) Programme Governance

IT Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) VLAN
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Big Data
1 2 (16.67%) Cognos Impromptu
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Electronics
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (25.00%) B2B
2 3 (25.00%) B2B Sales
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) IT Audit
3 2 (16.67%) Presales
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Governance
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) BCP
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) CISA
2 2 (16.67%) CISSP
2 2 (16.67%) CRISC
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
1 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Splunk
2 3 (25.00%) ArcSight
3 2 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) VMware
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