The table below looks at the statistics for the Governance Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Governance Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Governance Consultant
Rank 881 903 898
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Governance Consultant 9 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.014% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.014% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 2
Average salary £60,000 £46,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,150 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,800 £48,250 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.34%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103340 111175 103885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.51% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 85358 91120 86565
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Governance Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Governance Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Governance Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Governance Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Governance Consultant within the UK.

Governance Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Governance Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Governance Consultant over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 within the UK.

Governance Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Governance Consultant
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Governance Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 7 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
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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
England +18 9 £60,000 +30.43%
London +26 5 £65,000 +41.30%
City of London +47 4 £65,000 +33.33%
South East - 2 £45,000 -
North West +14 1 £55,000 +50.68%
Manchester +10 1 £55,000 +50.68%
East Midlands +1 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Leicester - 1 £45,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £45,000 -

Governance Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Governance 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 Governance Consultant in their job title.

1 6 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (33.33%) IT Governance
2 4 (33.33%) Information Security
2 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (25.00%) Information Governance
3 3 (25.00%) CISA
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) CISSP
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (25.00%) Information Management
3 3 (25.00%) COBIT
4 2 (16.67%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (16.67%) CISMP
4 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (16.67%) QiCA
4 2 (16.67%) GIS
4 2 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (16.67%) CRISC
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Business Development
5 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
5 1 (8.33%) Security Management
5 1 (8.33%) CISM
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) ABAP
5 1 (8.33%) SAP

Governance Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Governance 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 Governance Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
1 1 (8.33%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) GIS
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (16.67%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (33.33%) Information Security
2 4 (33.33%) IT Governance
3 3 (25.00%) Information Management
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (25.00%) Information Governance
4 2 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Business Development
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) ISMS
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CISSP
1 3 (25.00%) CISA
2 2 (16.67%) QiCA
2 2 (16.67%) CISMP
2 2 (16.67%) CRISC
3 1 (8.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (25.00%) COBIT
2 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) SAP