Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Consultant
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 89 100
Rank change year-on-year -2 +11 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 122 98 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.19% 3.04% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 3.14% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 88 80 92
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £56,250 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +9.76% +2.50%
10th Percentile £25,725 £30,025 £26,875
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £86,500
South West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3731 3123 3629
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.47% 96.96% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3098 2672 3144
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,913
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Bristol

Consultant
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Bristol

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Bristol over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Bristol

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Bristol region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 37 (30.33%) Security Cleared
2 33 (27.05%) Degree
3 31 (25.41%) Project Management
4 30 (24.59%) SC Cleared
5 24 (19.67%) Information Security
6 23 (18.85%) C
7 22 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (14.75%) DV Cleared
9 17 (13.93%) Management Information System
9 17 (13.93%) Cybersecurity
10 15 (12.30%) PRINCE2
11 14 (11.48%) Finance
11 14 (11.48%) TOGAF
12 13 (10.66%) CISM
12 13 (10.66%) HTML
12 13 (10.66%) JavaScript
12 13 (10.66%) Business Development
12 13 (10.66%) Geospatial Data
13 12 (9.84%) Information Assurance
13 12 (9.84%) Java
13 12 (9.84%) CRM
13 12 (9.84%) CISSP
14 11 (9.02%) CSS
14 11 (9.02%) Presales
15 10 (8.20%) GIS
15 10 (8.20%) Service Management
15 10 (8.20%) Scrum
15 10 (8.20%) MODAF
16 9 (7.38%) Time Management
16 9 (7.38%) CESG Certified Professional

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (0.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.82%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.82%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.56%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.28%) SaaS
4 2 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.64%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.82%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.82%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 1 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.10%) Firewall
2 4 (3.28%) 802.11
2 4 (3.28%) Wireless
3 1 (0.82%) Broadband
3 1 (0.82%) Internet
3 1 (0.82%) SAN
3 1 (0.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.66%) Geospatial Data
2 10 (8.20%) GIS
3 8 (6.56%) Spatial Data
4 5 (4.10%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.46%) OLAP
6 3 (2.46%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.64%) Cognos Report Studio
7 2 (1.64%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.64%) DataStage
7 2 (1.64%) DB2
7 2 (1.64%) DecisionStream
7 2 (1.64%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (1.64%) Power BI
8 1 (0.82%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.82%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.82%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Ant
1 2 (1.64%) Artifactory
1 2 (1.64%) Bitbucket
1 2 (1.64%) Maven
1 2 (1.64%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.82%) Hudson
2 1 (0.82%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (11.48%) Finance
2 7 (5.74%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.92%) Retail
4 5 (4.10%) Advertising
4 5 (4.10%) Banking
5 4 (3.28%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.46%) Electronics
7 2 (1.64%) Marketing
8 1 (0.82%) Local Government
8 1 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.66%) HTML
2 11 (9.02%) CSS
3 4 (3.28%) 802.1X
3 4 (3.28%) jQuery
3 4 (3.28%) JSON
3 4 (3.28%) Spring
3 4 (3.28%) XML
4 3 (2.46%) .NET
4 3 (2.46%) JSP
4 3 (2.46%) REST
4 3 (2.46%) Servlets
4 3 (2.46%) SOAP
4 3 (2.46%) Struts
4 3 (2.46%) Web Services
5 1 (0.82%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.82%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.82%) HTML5
5 1 (0.82%) Node.js
5 1 (0.82%) React
5 1 (0.82%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.93%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.74%) CESG
3 6 (4.92%) User Experience
4 5 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.28%) Hedge funds
5 4 (3.28%) Life Science
6 2 (1.64%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.64%) PKI
7 1 (0.82%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.82%) Blog
7 1 (0.82%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.82%) FMCG
7 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.82%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.82%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.82%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.82%) Linux
1 1 (0.82%) Windows
1 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.41%) Project Management
2 24 (19.67%) Information Security
3 22 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (13.93%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (12.30%) PRINCE2
6 14 (11.48%) TOGAF
7 13 (10.66%) Business Development
8 12 (9.84%) CRM
8 12 (9.84%) Information Assurance
9 11 (9.02%) Presales
10 10 (8.20%) MODAF
10 10 (8.20%) Scrum
10 10 (8.20%) Service Management
11 9 (7.38%) Mentoring
11 9 (7.38%) Time Management
12 8 (6.56%) Data Modelling
12 8 (6.56%) ISMS
12 8 (6.56%) ITIL
12 8 (6.56%) Project Governance
13 7 (5.74%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.85%) C
2 13 (10.66%) JavaScript
3 12 (9.84%) Java
4 7 (5.74%) SQL
5 2 (1.64%) C#
5 2 (1.64%) Python
6 1 (0.82%) ABAP
6 1 (0.82%) PHP
6 1 (0.82%) R
6 1 (0.82%) Ruby
6 1 (0.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 37 (30.33%) Security Cleared
2 33 (27.05%) Degree
3 30 (24.59%) SC Cleared
4 18 (14.75%) DV Cleared
5 13 (10.66%) CISM
6 12 (9.84%) CISSP
7 9 (7.38%) CESG Certified Professional
8 6 (4.92%) Master's Degree
9 4 (3.28%) CIMA
9 4 (3.28%) CIPD
9 4 (3.28%) CITP
9 4 (3.28%) MBA
10 2 (1.64%) CISA
10 2 (1.64%) CRISC
11 1 (0.82%) MCP
11 1 (0.82%) MCSA
11 1 (0.82%) MCSE
11 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.82%) PCI QSA
11 1 (0.82%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.10%) COBIT
1 5 (4.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (4.10%) JSP 440
2 4 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 4 (3.28%) RMADS
3 2 (1.64%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (1.64%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.64%) QA
4 1 (0.82%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.82%) Docker
2 1 (0.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) Ansible
1 1 (0.82%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.82%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (0.82%) EnCase
1 1 (0.82%) FTK
1 1 (0.82%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.82%) Packer
1 1 (0.82%) Puppet
1 1 (0.82%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (4.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.10%) Citrix
2 5 (4.10%) Cognos
2 5 (4.10%) VMware
3 3 (2.46%) Oracle
4 2 (1.64%) AppDynamics
4 2 (1.64%) IBM
4 2 (1.64%) SAP
4 2 (1.64%) Tableau
5 1 (0.82%) Adobe
5 1 (0.82%) Capita
5 1 (0.82%) Cisco
5 1 (0.82%) ESRI
5 1 (0.82%) Facebook
5 1 (0.82%) Pegasus
5 1 (0.82%) Veeam