The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 30 57 74
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 85 48 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 6.53% 3.50% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.67% 3.62% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 48 18 24
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £16,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1274 1327 1311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.92% 96.65% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1088 1118 1124
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 £25,000 £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 Wales

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Consultant
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Wales

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Wales

Consultant
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 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
South Wales +26 75 £45,000 +100.00% 2
West Wales -9 1 £29,000 -38.94%
Consultant
UK

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 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 Wales region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 40 (25.81%) ERP
2 34 (21.94%) German Language
3 30 (19.35%) Finance
4 29 (18.71%) SQL Server
5 26 (16.77%) Security Cleared
6 24 (15.48%) Remedy
7 23 (14.84%) Analytics
8 22 (14.19%) BMC
8 22 (14.19%) SAP
8 22 (14.19%) Remedy ITSM
9 21 (13.55%) SQL
9 21 (13.55%) Microsoft
10 19 (12.26%) T-SQL
11 16 (10.32%) B2B
11 16 (10.32%) Degree
12 15 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (8.39%) Windows
14 12 (7.74%) Advertising
15 11 (7.10%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (5.81%) Business Analysis
16 9 (5.81%) Billing
16 9 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
17 8 (5.16%) VMware
17 8 (5.16%) Project Management
18 7 (4.52%) Business Intelligence
18 7 (4.52%) MS Excel
18 7 (4.52%) Stakeholder Management
18 7 (4.52%) Office 365
19 6 (3.87%) Coaching

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 5 (3.23%) Apache
2 4 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.65%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 7 (4.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) MS Office
2 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (14.19%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.94%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (1.94%) GoldMine
2 3 (1.94%) Infor CRM
2 3 (1.94%) Sage 200
2 3 (1.94%) Sage CRM
3 2 (1.29%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.52%) Office 365
3 3 (1.94%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.23%) OpenLDAP
1 5 (3.23%) OpenVPN
2 4 (2.58%) SAN
3 3 (1.94%) DNS
3 3 (1.94%) Ethernet
3 3 (1.94%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.65%) LAN
4 1 (0.65%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.65%) VoIP
4 1 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (18.71%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (3.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (3.23%) Big Data
4 5 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.23%) MySQL
4 5 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.65%) SAP HANA
General
1 34 (21.94%) German Language
2 30 (19.35%) Finance
3 12 (7.74%) Advertising
4 9 (5.81%) Billing
5 5 (3.23%) Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Back Office
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.65%) .NET
1 1 (0.65%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.23%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (1.94%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.94%) iPad
3 3 (1.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.39%) Windows
2 6 (3.87%) Windows 10
3 5 (3.23%) Linux
4 4 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (25.81%) ERP
2 23 (14.84%) Analytics
3 16 (10.32%) B2B
4 11 (7.10%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (5.81%) Business Analysis
6 8 (5.16%) Project Management
7 7 (4.52%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (4.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (3.87%) Coaching
9 5 (3.23%) Business Development
9 5 (3.23%) Business Transformation
9 5 (3.23%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (3.23%) Mentoring
9 5 (3.23%) Six Sigma
10 4 (2.58%) CRM
10 4 (2.58%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (2.58%) Performance Management
10 4 (2.58%) Software Delivery
10 4 (2.58%) Software Engineering
10 4 (2.58%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.55%) SQL
2 19 (12.26%) T-SQL
3 3 (1.94%) C
4 2 (1.29%) Java
5 1 (0.65%) C#
5 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.65%) Perl
5 1 (0.65%) PHP
5 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (16.77%) Security Cleared
2 16 (10.32%) Degree
3 6 (3.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.23%) CBAP
5 4 (2.58%) CCA
5 4 (2.58%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (2.58%) MCSE
5 4 (2.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.94%) HND
6 3 (1.94%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.65%) QA
1 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.23%) Dovecot
1 5 (3.23%) Hyper-V
1 5 (3.23%) KVM
1 5 (3.23%) QEMU
1 5 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (3.23%) XenApp
2 4 (2.58%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (3.87%) Nagios
1 6 (3.87%) SCCM
1 6 (3.87%) Windows Intune
2 5 (3.23%) Munin
2 5 (3.23%) Pacemaker
2 5 (3.23%) Puppet
3 1 (0.65%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.65%) OpenView
3 1 (0.65%) OPNET
3 1 (0.65%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.65%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 24 (15.48%) Remedy
2 22 (14.19%) BMC
2 22 (14.19%) SAP
3 21 (13.55%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.16%) VMware
5 5 (3.23%) Citrix
6 3 (1.94%) Infor
6 3 (1.94%) Sage
6 3 (1.94%) Twitter
7 2 (1.29%) Cisco
7 2 (1.29%) HP
8 1 (0.65%) CA
8 1 (0.65%) Dell
8 1 (0.65%) F5
8 1 (0.65%) Juniper
8 1 (0.65%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.65%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.65%) Veeam
Wales
IntaPeople
Salary: £16,000 pa plus commission OTE £25,000 - £30,000 pa
Posted: 4 days ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
Capgemini
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps IT
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago