The table below looks at the statistics for the GIS Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIS Consultant
Rank 231 220 232
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a GIS Consultant 4 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.067% 0.11% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.11% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 2
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.04% +37.14%
GIS Consultant
England

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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5753 5265 5502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.90% 95.57% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4889 4457 4892
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

GIS Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS Consultant in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

GIS Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

GIS Consultant
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GIS Consultant across the South West region.

GIS Consultant Salary Trend in the South West

GIS Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIS Consultant across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

GIS Consultant Salary Histogram in the South West

GIS Consultant
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS Consultant within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Gloucestershire -6 4 £52,500 +16.66%
GIS Consultant
England

GIS Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited GIS 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 GIS Consultant in their job title.

1 25 (100.00%) GIS
2 23 (92.00%) ArcGIS
3 20 (80.00%) ESRI
4 18 (72.00%) Python
5 17 (68.00%) Security Cleared
6 12 (48.00%) DV Cleared
7 11 (44.00%) Web Development
7 11 (44.00%) Open Source
7 11 (44.00%) C#
7 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
7 11 (44.00%) .NET
8 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
9 8 (32.00%) RDBMS
9 8 (32.00%) Data Management
9 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
10 6 (24.00%) Degree
11 5 (20.00%) Business Development
12 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
13 3 (12.00%) Finance
14 2 (8.00%) Project Management
14 2 (8.00%) Graphic Design
14 2 (8.00%) Apache Flex
14 2 (8.00%) Information Management
14 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
14 2 (8.00%) Knowledge Management
14 2 (8.00%) User Experience
14 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
15 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
15 1 (4.00%) MVVM
15 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server

GIS Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited GIS 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 GIS Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (92.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.00%) Maven
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) Apache Flex
3 1 (4.00%) jQuery
3 1 (4.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.00%) CSS
3 1 (4.00%) SOAP
3 1 (4.00%) XML
3 1 (4.00%) XSLT
3 1 (4.00%) Ajax
3 1 (4.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 25 (100.00%) GIS
2 11 (44.00%) Open Source
3 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.00%) User Experience
4 2 (8.00%) Graphic Design
5 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.00%) NLPG
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Web Development
2 8 (32.00%) Data Management
3 5 (20.00%) Business Development
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Information Management
4 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (4.00%) MVC
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) Python
2 11 (44.00%) C#
2 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) VB
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) Uniface
3 1 (4.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (48.00%) DV Cleared
3 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (24.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) ESRI
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Mapinfo