The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 70 70 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 28 23 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.22% 2.13% 3.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 2.21% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 38
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £59,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £63,600
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales 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
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1232 1042 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.78% 96.66% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1066 937 977
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Consultant
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Consultant Salary Trend in South Wales

Consultant
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in South Wales

Consultant
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Cardiff +6 24 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Newport - 6 £50,000 -
Torfaen - 2 £37,500 -
Bridgend -5 1 £27,500 -19.11%
Consultant
Wales

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 21 (28.77%) Finance
2 20 (27.40%) B2B
2 20 (27.40%) B2C
3 19 (26.03%) ERP
3 19 (26.03%) Business Analysis
3 19 (26.03%) Business Development
4 17 (23.29%) Marketing
5 12 (16.44%) German Language
6 10 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (13.70%) SAP
7 9 (12.33%) Security Cleared
7 9 (12.33%) Change Control
8 8 (10.96%) Degree
9 7 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (9.59%) Advertising
10 6 (8.22%) ISEB
10 6 (8.22%) ITIL
10 6 (8.22%) OOD
10 6 (8.22%) PRINCE2
10 6 (8.22%) OO
10 6 (8.22%) Workflow
10 6 (8.22%) Back Office
10 6 (8.22%) Service Management
10 6 (8.22%) Banking
10 6 (8.22%) Project Planning
10 6 (8.22%) Coaching
10 6 (8.22%) Robotic Process Automation
11 5 (6.85%) SC Cleared
11 5 (6.85%) Resource Management
11 5 (6.85%) Billing

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.11%) MS Office
2 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Sage ERP X3
2 2 (2.74%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.37%) VoIP
2 1 (1.37%) WAN
2 1 (1.37%) DHCP
2 1 (1.37%) SNMP
2 1 (1.37%) DNS
2 1 (1.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.85%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (28.77%) Finance
2 17 (23.29%) Marketing
3 12 (16.44%) German Language
4 7 (9.59%) Advertising
5 6 (8.22%) Banking
5 6 (8.22%) Back Office
6 5 (6.85%) Billing
7 4 (5.48%) Manufacturing
8 3 (4.11%) Retail Banking
8 3 (4.11%) Retail
9 2 (2.74%) Spanish Language
9 2 (2.74%) Dutch Language
9 2 (2.74%) French Language
10 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) .NET
2 2 (2.74%) HTML
2 2 (2.74%) XML
2 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.37%) WCF
3 1 (1.37%) jQuery
3 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.37%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.48%) BYOD
2 4 (5.48%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (5.48%) Internet of Things
3 2 (2.74%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.37%) AS400
4 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Windows
2 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.37%) Linux
3 1 (1.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.40%) B2B
1 20 (27.40%) B2C
2 19 (26.03%) ERP
2 19 (26.03%) Business Analysis
2 19 (26.03%) Business Development
3 9 (12.33%) Change Control
4 7 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.22%) Workflow
5 6 (8.22%) Project Planning
5 6 (8.22%) OOD
5 6 (8.22%) ITIL
5 6 (8.22%) PRINCE2
5 6 (8.22%) OO
5 6 (8.22%) Service Management
5 6 (8.22%) Coaching
5 6 (8.22%) Robotic Process Automation
6 5 (6.85%) Project Management
6 5 (6.85%) PRINCE
6 5 (6.85%) Resource Management
7 4 (5.48%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.48%) VB
2 3 (4.11%) C#
2 3 (4.11%) SQL
3 2 (2.74%) COBOL
4 1 (1.37%) Java
4 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.37%) Perl
4 1 (1.37%) Python
4 1 (1.37%) VB6
4 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.96%) Degree
3 6 (8.22%) ISEB
4 5 (6.85%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.48%) CISSP
5 4 (5.48%) CISA
5 4 (5.48%) CISM
6 3 (4.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (2.74%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 1 (1.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (5.48%) COBIT
1 4 (5.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) OpenView
1 1 (1.37%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.37%) Nagios
1 1 (1.37%) OPNET
1 1 (1.37%) BladeLogic
1 1 (1.37%) BMC Performance Manager
1 1 (1.37%) SCOM
1 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (1.37%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 10 (13.70%) SAP
2 4 (5.48%) BMC
3 3 (4.11%) Sage
4 2 (2.74%) Remedy
4 2 (2.74%) VMware
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.37%) Compuware
5 1 (1.37%) HP
5 1 (1.37%) Citrix
5 1 (1.37%) Juniper
5 1 (1.37%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.37%) CA
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco
5 1 (1.37%) IBM
5 1 (1.37%) NetScout
5 1 (1.37%) Riverbed
5 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.37%) F5
5 1 (1.37%) NetQoS
5 1 (1.37%) Ipanema Technologies
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 55k per year + Car, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 12 days ago