The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 43 72 72
Rank change year-on-year
+29 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 56 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.26% 2.25% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.36% 2.29% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 50 17 17
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
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
1044 1269 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.12% 98.30% 98.49%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1110 911
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region that featured Consultant in the job title.

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 27 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cardiff +17 31 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Newport +10 13 £45,000 -10.00%
Consultant
Wales

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 South Wales region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 34 (27.64%) Finance
2 31 (25.20%) SAP
3 28 (22.76%) SQL
4 26 (21.14%) ERP
5 23 (18.70%) T-SQL
6 21 (17.07%) Degree
7 20 (16.26%) Advertising
8 18 (14.63%) Security Cleared
9 17 (13.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (13.82%) SQL Server
10 16 (13.01%) NetWeaver
11 14 (11.38%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (10.57%) ABAP
13 12 (9.76%) Microsoft
13 12 (9.76%) B2B
13 12 (9.76%) Project Management
13 12 (9.76%) Analytics
14 11 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (8.13%) Java
15 10 (8.13%) CRM
15 10 (8.13%) Business Development
16 9 (7.32%) Billing
16 9 (7.32%) Waterfall
16 9 (7.32%) BusinessObjects
17 8 (6.50%) BMC
17 8 (6.50%) Remedy
17 8 (6.50%) CBAP
17 8 (6.50%) Process Improvement
17 8 (6.50%) SAP PI

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 16 (13.01%) NetWeaver
2 6 (4.88%) SAP Portal
3 4 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (3.25%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
2 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (6.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (4.88%) SAP CRM
3 3 (2.44%) Sage 200
4 2 (1.63%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.81%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.81%) GoldMine
5 1 (0.81%) Infor CRM
5 1 (0.81%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.81%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.81%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.81%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.81%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.81%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.81%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.81%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.81%) SAP PS
5 1 (0.81%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.25%) Office 365
2 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.81%) IaaS
2 1 (0.81%) PaaS
2 1 (0.81%) SaaS
2 1 (0.81%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.25%) SAN
2 2 (1.63%) VoIP
3 1 (0.81%) DECT
3 1 (0.81%) LAN
3 1 (0.81%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.81%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.82%) SQL Server
1 17 (13.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (7.32%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.63%) Big Data
4 2 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.63%) SAP HANA
4 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.81%) DB2
5 1 (0.81%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (0.81%) QlikView
5 1 (0.81%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.81%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (3.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.81%) LSMW
General
1 34 (27.64%) Finance
2 20 (16.26%) Advertising
3 9 (7.32%) Billing
4 7 (5.69%) German Language
5 3 (2.44%) Welsh Language
6 2 (1.63%) Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.50%) SAP PI
2 6 (4.88%) HTML
3 5 (4.07%) SAP ALE
3 5 (4.07%) Web Dynpro
3 5 (4.07%) Web Services
3 5 (4.07%) XML
3 5 (4.07%) XSLT
4 4 (3.25%) .NET
4 4 (3.25%) .NET Framework
4 4 (3.25%) SAP Smart Forms
5 2 (1.63%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.81%) CSS
6 1 (0.81%) jQuery
6 1 (0.81%) JSON
6 1 (0.81%) REST
6 1 (0.81%) SOAP
6 1 (0.81%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.07%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.25%) User Experience
4 2 (1.63%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.81%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.81%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.88%) Windows
2 5 (4.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.63%) Linux
3 2 (1.63%) Unix
4 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.14%) ERP
2 17 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (11.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (9.76%) Analytics
4 12 (9.76%) B2B
4 12 (9.76%) Project Management
5 11 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (8.13%) Business Development
6 10 (8.13%) CRM
7 9 (7.32%) Waterfall
8 8 (6.50%) Process Improvement
9 7 (5.69%) Mentoring
10 6 (4.88%) Performance Management
10 6 (4.88%) Process Management
10 6 (4.88%) Time Management
10 6 (4.88%) Workflow
11 5 (4.07%) Business Performance Management
11 5 (4.07%) Data Modelling
12 4 (3.25%) Presales
12 4 (3.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (22.76%) SQL
2 23 (18.70%) T-SQL
3 13 (10.57%) ABAP
4 10 (8.13%) Java
5 4 (3.25%) C
5 4 (3.25%) C#
5 4 (3.25%) SAPscript
6 1 (0.81%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.81%) Perl
6 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.81%) SOQL
6 1 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (17.07%) Degree
2 18 (14.63%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.50%) CBAP
4 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.07%) HND
6 4 (3.25%) CCA
6 4 (3.25%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (3.25%) MCSE
6 4 (3.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.63%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.81%) CCNA
8 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.81%) HNC
8 1 (0.81%) MBA
8 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.81%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.07%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.07%) XenApp
3 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.81%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (0.81%) Nagios
1 1 (0.81%) OpenView
1 1 (0.81%) OPNET
1 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.81%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 31 (25.20%) SAP
2 12 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.50%) BMC
3 8 (6.50%) Remedy
4 7 (5.69%) VMware
5 5 (4.07%) Citrix
6 4 (3.25%) Adobe
6 4 (3.25%) Sitecore
7 3 (2.44%) Cisco
7 3 (2.44%) Oracle
7 3 (2.44%) Sage
8 2 (1.63%) HP
8 2 (1.63%) Infor
9 1 (0.81%) Dell
9 1 (0.81%) F5
9 1 (0.81%) hybris
9 1 (0.81%) IFS
9 1 (0.81%) Riverbed
9 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.81%) Veeam