The median annual salary for a Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Aberdeen during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
Scotland / Aberdeen
Rank 1 1 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 7 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 33.33% 35.14% 15.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.00% 36.11% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 7
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Aberdeen
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 20 36 111
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 95.24% 97.30% 93.28%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 79
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,500 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Aberdeen that featured Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Aberdeen

Consultant
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Aberdeen

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 Aberdeen region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) SCCM
3 2 (28.57%) SCOM
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) SAP BW
3 2 (28.57%) SAP MM
3 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) SAP GRC
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Security
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (28.57%) Skype
3 2 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) BitLocker
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (28.57%) SAP GRC
1 2 (28.57%) SAP MM
2 1 (14.29%) SAP CO
2 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
2 1 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SAP BW
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Security
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Fit Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Smoke Testing
2 1 (14.29%) System Testing
2 1 (14.29%) UML
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) BitLocker
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
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Nigel Frank International
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