The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 68 43 51
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 21 42 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.89% 3.85% 2.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 4.00% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 18 31 23
Average salary £50,000 £57,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.28% +34.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,550 £37,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £63,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1072 1050 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.23% 96.15% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 953 927 725
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Consultant
Wales

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 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
(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 -11 8 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Caerphilly -7 4 £70,000 +17.64%
Bridgend +11 1 - -
Consultant
Wales

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 20 (37.74%) Cisco
2 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
3 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
3 16 (30.19%) Finance
4 14 (26.42%) IBM
5 11 (20.75%) Java
5 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
6 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
7 9 (16.98%) LiveCycle
7 9 (16.98%) Scala
7 9 (16.98%) Open Source
7 9 (16.98%) Confluence
7 9 (16.98%) Clojure
7 9 (16.98%) MongoDB
7 9 (16.98%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (16.98%) NoSQL
7 9 (16.98%) Hudson
7 9 (16.98%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
7 9 (16.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (16.98%) Twitter
7 9 (16.98%) DevOps
7 9 (16.98%) JIRA
7 9 (16.98%) Release Management
7 9 (16.98%) Unit Testing
7 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (16.98%) Groovy
7 9 (16.98%) OOA/OOD
7 9 (16.98%) OO
7 9 (16.98%) SOAP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 9 (16.98%) FileNet
1 9 (16.98%) LiveCycle
1 9 (16.98%) Confluence
2 6 (11.32%) Lync
3 4 (7.55%) Site Server
3 4 (7.55%) WebLogic
3 4 (7.55%) IIS
3 4 (7.55%) Apache
4 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.77%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.89%) CMS
5 1 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) SAP PP
2 2 (3.77%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.89%) SAP SRM
3 1 (1.89%) SAP LE
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) LAN
1 5 (9.43%) VoIP
1 5 (9.43%) WAN
1 5 (9.43%) TCP/IP
1 5 (9.43%) SAN
1 5 (9.43%) Internet
1 5 (9.43%) Firewall
2 4 (7.55%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (5.66%) SNMP
4 1 (1.89%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) MongoDB
2 9 (16.98%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (16.98%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.77%) MaxDB
3 2 (3.77%) DB2
3 2 (3.77%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Subversion
1 9 (16.98%) Maven
1 9 (16.98%) JIRA
1 9 (16.98%) Hudson
1 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (30.19%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Retail
3 4 (7.55%) Legal
3 4 (7.55%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.77%) Advertising
4 2 (3.77%) Marketing
4 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.98%) J2EE
1 9 (16.98%) SOAP
1 9 (16.98%) Web Services
1 9 (16.98%) XML
1 9 (16.98%) XSLT
1 9 (16.98%) Hibernate
1 9 (16.98%) Spring
1 9 (16.98%) JSF
1 9 (16.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (11.32%) XMPP
3 3 (5.66%) .NET
4 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.77%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.89%) CSS
5 1 (1.89%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Open Source
2 4 (7.55%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.77%) Blog
4 1 (1.89%) Statistics
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (7.55%) Solaris
3 4 (7.55%) Windows 2000
4 3 (5.66%) UNIX
5 2 (3.77%) Linux
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.98%) OOA/OOD
1 9 (16.98%) OO
1 9 (16.98%) RUP
1 9 (16.98%) DSDM
1 9 (16.98%) SOA
1 9 (16.98%) Configuration Management
1 9 (16.98%) Scrum
1 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (16.98%) TDD
1 9 (16.98%) Pair Programming
1 9 (16.98%) Software Engineering
1 9 (16.98%) Release Management
1 9 (16.98%) Unit Testing
1 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (16.98%) Continuous Improvement
1 9 (16.98%) DevOps
2 7 (13.21%) ITIL
3 5 (9.43%) Project Management
3 5 (9.43%) Incident Management
3 5 (9.43%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) Java
2 9 (16.98%) Groovy
2 9 (16.98%) Scala
2 9 (16.98%) Clojure
3 3 (5.66%) SQL
4 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.89%) VB
4 1 (1.89%) ABAP
4 1 (1.89%) VB6
4 1 (1.89%) C
4 1 (1.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.98%) CCNA
2 9 (16.98%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.43%) CCDP
3 5 (9.43%) CCNP
4 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.55%) MCSD
4 4 (7.55%) MCSE
5 3 (5.66%) SAP Certification
6 1 (1.89%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
1 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) BMC PATROL
1 6 (11.32%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (7.55%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (7.55%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (7.55%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.77%) BladeLogic
3 2 (3.77%) BMC Performance Manager
3 2 (3.77%) SCOM
4 1 (1.89%) OPNET
4 1 (1.89%) OpenView
4 1 (1.89%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.89%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.89%) Netcool
4 1 (1.89%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Cisco
2 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
3 14 (26.42%) IBM
4 9 (16.98%) SAP
4 9 (16.98%) Adobe
4 9 (16.98%) HP
4 9 (16.98%) Twitter
5 8 (15.09%) Sun
5 8 (15.09%) Oracle
6 7 (13.21%) Juniper
6 7 (13.21%) BMC
7 6 (11.32%) Avaya
7 6 (11.32%) Tandberg
8 4 (7.55%) Brocade
8 4 (7.55%) Hitachi
8 4 (7.55%) NetApp
8 4 (7.55%) Dell
8 4 (7.55%) EMC
9 1 (1.89%) Citrix
9 1 (1.89%) Sage
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £43000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
South Wales
Streamline Connections
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago