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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 31 54 64
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 76 39 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.71% 3.33% 3.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.80% 3.44% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 36 11 21
Median salary £45,000 £22,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £16,500 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median 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
1117 1134 1041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.59% 96.92% 98.58%
Number of salaries quoted 963 991 895
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £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 25 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 25 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 +16 46 £53,750 +225.75% 1
Newport +23 27 £45,000 +25.00%
Consultant
Wales

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 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 40 (28.57%) ERP
2 34 (24.29%) German Language
3 27 (19.29%) SQL Server
3 27 (19.29%) Finance
4 26 (18.57%) Security Cleared
5 24 (17.14%) Remedy
6 22 (15.71%) BMC
6 22 (15.71%) SAP
6 22 (15.71%) Remedy ITSM
6 22 (15.71%) Analytics
7 17 (12.14%) SQL
8 16 (11.43%) B2B
9 15 (10.71%) T-SQL
10 14 (10.00%) Degree
11 13 (9.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (7.86%) Microsoft
13 9 (6.43%) Billing
13 9 (6.43%) Advertising
14 8 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (5.71%) Business Analysis
14 8 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (5.00%) VMware
15 7 (5.00%) Nagios
15 7 (5.00%) MS Excel
16 6 (4.29%) Apache
16 6 (4.29%) MySQL
16 6 (4.29%) Linux
16 6 (4.29%) Project Management
16 6 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
16 6 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management

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 (4.29%) Apache
2 4 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.71%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 7 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.71%) MS Office
2 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (15.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.14%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (2.14%) GoldMine
2 3 (2.14%) Infor CRM
2 3 (2.14%) Sage 200
2 3 (2.14%) Sage CRM
3 2 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.86%) Office 365
2 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.29%) OpenLDAP
1 6 (4.29%) OpenVPN
2 4 (2.86%) SAN
3 1 (0.71%) LAN
3 1 (0.71%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.71%) VoIP
3 1 (0.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.29%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.29%) MySQL
3 6 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.57%) Big Data
4 5 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.71%) SAP HANA
General
1 34 (24.29%) German Language
2 27 (19.29%) Finance
3 9 (6.43%) Advertising
3 9 (6.43%) Billing
4 5 (3.57%) Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.71%) .NET
1 1 (0.71%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.57%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (2.14%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.14%) iPad
4 2 (1.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.29%) Linux
2 4 (2.86%) Windows
2 4 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.57%) ERP
2 22 (15.71%) Analytics
3 16 (11.43%) B2B
4 8 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (5.71%) Business Analysis
5 6 (4.29%) Coaching
5 6 (4.29%) Project Management
5 6 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (3.57%) Business Development
6 5 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (3.57%) Business Transformation
6 5 (3.57%) Kimball Methodology
6 5 (3.57%) Six Sigma
7 4 (2.86%) CRM
7 4 (2.86%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (2.86%) Mentoring
7 4 (2.86%) Presales
7 4 (2.86%) Software Delivery
7 4 (2.86%) Software Engineering
8 3 (2.14%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.14%) SQL
2 15 (10.71%) T-SQL
3 3 (2.14%) C
4 2 (1.43%) Java
5 1 (0.71%) C#
5 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.71%) Perl
5 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (18.57%) Security Cleared
2 14 (10.00%) Degree
3 6 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.86%) CBAP
4 4 (2.86%) CCA
4 4 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (2.86%) MCSE
4 4 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.14%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.43%) HND
6 2 (1.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.71%) QA
1 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.29%) Dovecot
1 6 (4.29%) KVM
1 6 (4.29%) QEMU
2 5 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 5 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.57%) XenApp
3 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (5.00%) Nagios
2 6 (4.29%) Munin
2 6 (4.29%) Pacemaker
2 6 (4.29%) Puppet
3 1 (0.71%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.71%) OpenView
3 1 (0.71%) OPNET
3 1 (0.71%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.71%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 24 (17.14%) Remedy
2 22 (15.71%) BMC
2 22 (15.71%) SAP
3 11 (7.86%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.00%) VMware
5 5 (3.57%) Citrix
6 3 (2.14%) Infor
6 3 (2.14%) Sage
6 3 (2.14%) Twitter
7 2 (1.43%) Cisco
7 2 (1.43%) HP
8 1 (0.71%) CA
8 1 (0.71%) Dell
8 1 (0.71%) F5
8 1 (0.71%) Juniper
8 1 (0.71%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.71%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.71%) Veeam
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