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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 32 69 57
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 75 31 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.32% 2.60% 3.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.41% 2.69% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 41 15 19
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £16,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £36,900 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1170 1154 992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.65% 96.89% 98.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1006 1009 832
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +21 42 £51,250 +210.60% 5
Newport +19 30 £45,000 +25.00% 2
Consultant
Wales

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 37 (27.61%) German Language
2 36 (26.87%) ERP
3 29 (21.64%) Finance
4 28 (20.90%) SQL Server
5 27 (20.15%) Security Cleared
6 24 (17.91%) Remedy
7 22 (16.42%) BMC
7 22 (16.42%) SAP
8 21 (15.67%) Remedy ITSM
8 21 (15.67%) Analytics
9 15 (11.19%) SQL
9 15 (11.19%) Microsoft
10 13 (9.70%) Degree
10 13 (9.70%) VMware
11 12 (8.96%) T-SQL
12 11 (8.21%) Windows
12 11 (8.21%) MS Excel
12 11 (8.21%) B2B
12 11 (8.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (6.72%) Linux
13 9 (6.72%) Advertising
14 8 (5.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (5.97%) Business Analysis
14 8 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (5.97%) Nagios
14 8 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (5.22%) Windows Server
15 7 (5.22%) Billing
16 6 (4.48%) PostgreSQL

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 6 (4.48%) Apache
2 4 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (2.99%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.24%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.24%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.24%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (2.24%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.75%) IIS
4 1 (0.75%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 11 (8.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) MS Office
2 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (15.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.24%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (2.24%) GoldMine
2 3 (2.24%) Infor CRM
2 3 (2.24%) Sage 200
2 3 (2.24%) Sage CRM
3 2 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.99%) Office 365
2 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.48%) OpenLDAP
1 6 (4.48%) OpenVPN
2 5 (3.73%) DHCP
2 5 (3.73%) DNS
3 4 (2.99%) SAN
4 2 (1.49%) VoIP
5 1 (0.75%) ExtremeXOS
5 1 (0.75%) LAN
5 1 (0.75%) WAN
5 1 (0.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.90%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.48%) MySQL
3 6 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.73%) Big Data
5 4 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.75%) SAP HANA
General
1 37 (27.61%) German Language
2 29 (21.64%) Finance
3 9 (6.72%) Advertising
4 7 (5.22%) Billing
5 5 (3.73%) Banking
6 3 (2.24%) Retail
7 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.24%) WSH
2 2 (1.49%) HTML
3 1 (0.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.73%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (2.99%) AS400
4 3 (2.24%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.24%) iPad
4 3 (2.24%) Replication
5 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.21%) Windows
2 9 (6.72%) Linux
3 7 (5.22%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.24%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (26.87%) ERP
2 21 (15.67%) Analytics
3 11 (8.21%) B2B
4 8 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (5.97%) Business Analysis
5 6 (4.48%) Coaching
5 6 (4.48%) Project Management
6 5 (3.73%) Business Transformation
6 5 (3.73%) Mentoring
6 5 (3.73%) Presales
6 5 (3.73%) Six Sigma
6 5 (3.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (2.99%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (2.99%) CRM
7 4 (2.99%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (2.99%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (2.99%) Software Delivery
8 3 (2.24%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.24%) Performance Management
8 3 (2.24%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.19%) SQL
2 12 (8.96%) T-SQL
3 5 (3.73%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.99%) Python
5 3 (2.24%) C
5 3 (2.24%) Java
5 3 (2.24%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.49%) Perl
6 2 (1.49%) VB
7 1 (0.75%) C#
7 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (20.15%) Security Cleared
2 13 (9.70%) Degree
3 8 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (5.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (3.73%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.99%) CCA
5 4 (2.99%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (2.99%) MCSE
6 3 (2.24%) CBAP
6 3 (2.24%) VCP5
7 2 (1.49%) HND
7 2 (1.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.75%) QA
1 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.48%) Active Directory
1 6 (4.48%) Dovecot
1 6 (4.48%) KVM
1 6 (4.48%) QEMU
1 6 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.99%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.99%) XenApp
3 3 (2.24%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.75%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (5.97%) Nagios
2 6 (4.48%) Munin
2 6 (4.48%) Pacemaker
2 6 (4.48%) Puppet
3 2 (1.49%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (1.49%) OpenView
3 2 (1.49%) OPNET
3 2 (1.49%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 24 (17.91%) Remedy
2 22 (16.42%) BMC
2 22 (16.42%) SAP
3 15 (11.19%) Microsoft
4 13 (9.70%) VMware
5 5 (3.73%) Citrix
6 4 (2.99%) IBM
7 3 (2.24%) Infor
7 3 (2.24%) Sage
7 3 (2.24%) Splunk
7 3 (2.24%) Twitter
8 2 (1.49%) CA
8 2 (1.49%) Cisco
8 2 (1.49%) F5
8 2 (1.49%) HP
8 2 (1.49%) Juniper
8 2 (1.49%) Riverbed
8 2 (1.49%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.75%) Compuware
9 1 (0.75%) NetScout
Newport, Gwent
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum Plus a Benefits package
Posted: 17 hours ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Capgemini
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
Capgemini
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps IT
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago