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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 55 73 48
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 44 22 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.54% 1.95% 3.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.64% 2.02% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 31
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £34,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,000 £63,000
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
1210 1091 1053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.42% 96.46% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1021 972 929
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +10 34 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Newport - 6 £50,000 -
Torfaen - 5 £30,250 - 1
Bridgend -3 4 £20,000 - 1
Consultant
Wales

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 23 (30.26%) Finance
2 21 (27.63%) Business Analysis
3 18 (23.68%) B2B
3 18 (23.68%) B2C
4 17 (22.37%) ERP
4 17 (22.37%) Business Development
5 16 (21.05%) Marketing
6 13 (17.11%) German Language
7 11 (14.47%) Advertising
7 11 (14.47%) SAP
8 10 (13.16%) Security Cleared
8 10 (13.16%) Change Control
9 8 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
10 7 (9.21%) Windows
10 7 (9.21%) VMware
10 7 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (9.21%) Degree
11 6 (7.89%) Robotic Process Automation
11 6 (7.89%) Coaching
11 6 (7.89%) Workflow
11 6 (7.89%) Project Planning
11 6 (7.89%) Back Office
11 6 (7.89%) Service Management
11 6 (7.89%) OO
11 6 (7.89%) PRINCE2
11 6 (7.89%) ITIL
11 6 (7.89%) MS Visio
11 6 (7.89%) OOD

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (6.58%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (1.32%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Visio
2 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.26%) MS Office
3 2 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Sage ERP X3
2 2 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) DHCP
1 5 (6.58%) DNS
2 4 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (1.32%) VoIP
3 1 (1.32%) WAN
3 1 (1.32%) SNMP
3 1 (1.32%) SAN
3 1 (1.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) ClearCase
2 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 23 (30.26%) Finance
2 16 (21.05%) Marketing
3 13 (17.11%) German Language
4 11 (14.47%) Advertising
5 6 (7.89%) Back Office
6 5 (6.58%) Billing
7 4 (5.26%) Banking
8 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
8 3 (3.95%) Dutch Language
8 3 (3.95%) French Language
9 2 (2.63%) Spanish Language
9 2 (2.63%) Retail
9 2 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.26%) .NET
2 3 (3.95%) XML
3 2 (2.63%) WCF
3 2 (2.63%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.63%) jQuery
3 2 (2.63%) CSS
3 2 (2.63%) HTML
4 1 (1.32%) J2EE
4 1 (1.32%) Web Services
4 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.32%) XSD
4 1 (1.32%) Ajax
4 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.32%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.58%) AS400
3 4 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (5.26%) Internet of Things
3 4 (5.26%) BYOD
4 2 (2.63%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.32%) Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.21%) Windows
2 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.32%) UNIX
4 1 (1.32%) Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.63%) Business Analysis
2 18 (23.68%) B2B
2 18 (23.68%) B2C
3 17 (22.37%) ERP
3 17 (22.37%) Business Development
4 10 (13.16%) Change Control
5 7 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.89%) Robotic Process Automation
6 6 (7.89%) Coaching
6 6 (7.89%) Workflow
6 6 (7.89%) Project Planning
6 6 (7.89%) Service Management
6 6 (7.89%) OO
6 6 (7.89%) PRINCE2
6 6 (7.89%) ITIL
6 6 (7.89%) OOD
7 5 (6.58%) PRINCE
7 5 (6.58%) Project Management
7 5 (6.58%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.58%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.26%) C#
1 4 (5.26%) SQL
1 4 (5.26%) VB
2 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
2 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.63%) COBOL
3 1 (1.32%) Java
3 1 (1.32%) Perl
3 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.32%) Python
3 1 (1.32%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.21%) Degree
3 6 (7.89%) ISEB
4 5 (6.58%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.26%) CISA
5 4 (5.26%) CISM
5 4 (5.26%) CISSP
6 2 (2.63%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 2 (2.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (1.32%) MCP
7 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) PCI DSS
1 4 (5.26%) COBIT
1 4 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.32%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.32%) Nagios
1 1 (1.32%) OpenView
1 1 (1.32%) OPNET
1 1 (1.32%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (1.32%) SCOM
1 1 (1.32%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (1.32%) BladeLogic
1 1 (1.32%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) SAP
2 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.21%) VMware
4 5 (6.58%) IBM
5 4 (5.26%) BMC
6 3 (3.95%) Citrix
6 3 (3.95%) Sage
7 2 (2.63%) Remedy
7 2 (2.63%) Oracle
8 1 (1.32%) Compuware
8 1 (1.32%) Cisco
8 1 (1.32%) HP
8 1 (1.32%) CA
8 1 (1.32%) Juniper
8 1 (1.32%) NetScout
8 1 (1.32%) NetQoS
8 1 (1.32%) Ipanema Technologies
8 1 (1.32%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.32%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.32%) F5
Cwmbran
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Benifits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago