The median annual salary for a Consultant was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
South West / Bristol
Rank 71 59 43
Rank change year-on-year -12 -16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 62 79 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.37% 4.27% 5.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.48% 4.42% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 48 70 78
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £37,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,250 £69,000
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 Bristol. 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
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1783 1789 1872
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.01% 96.60% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1473 1567 1573
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Bristol

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 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 Bristol region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 31 (28.44%) Security Cleared
2 30 (27.52%) Degree
3 24 (22.02%) Information Security
3 24 (22.02%) Project Management
3 24 (22.02%) Finance
4 22 (20.18%) Risk Management
5 20 (18.35%) C
5 20 (18.35%) Microsoft
5 20 (18.35%) SC Cleared
6 19 (17.43%) Risk Assessment
6 19 (17.43%) CISSP
6 19 (17.43%) CESG Certified Professional
7 18 (16.51%) Business Development
8 16 (14.68%) Information Assurance
8 16 (14.68%) CISM
9 14 (12.84%) SQL Server
9 14 (12.84%) DV Cleared
10 13 (11.93%) SQL
11 12 (11.01%) Management Information System
11 12 (11.01%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (11.01%) Programme Management
11 12 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (11.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 11 (10.09%) JSP 440
12 11 (10.09%) MS Excel
13 10 (9.17%) Security Management
13 10 (9.17%) Digital Forensics
13 10 (9.17%) Security Operations
14 9 (8.26%) Security Operations Centre
14 9 (8.26%) Business Continuity

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (3.67%) WebLogic
1 4 (3.67%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.75%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.83%) IIS
3 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.83%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (10.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.83%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.83%) InDesign
2 2 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.83%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (6.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.59%) Maximo
3 3 (2.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.83%) HFM
4 2 (1.83%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.92%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.92%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.92%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.92%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.92%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.92%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.92%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.92%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.59%) Firewall
1 5 (4.59%) Internet
2 4 (3.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.83%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.83%) Network Security
3 2 (1.83%) Skype
4 1 (0.92%) ADSL
4 1 (0.92%) DNS
4 1 (0.92%) FTP
4 1 (0.92%) GPON
4 1 (0.92%) HTTP
4 1 (0.92%) Intranet
4 1 (0.92%) Multicast
4 1 (0.92%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.92%) VDSL
4 1 (0.92%) VoIP
4 1 (0.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.67%) GIS
3 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.83%) Big Data
4 2 (1.83%) Essbase
4 2 (1.83%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.92%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.92%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.75%) Axure RP
2 3 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.83%) JIRA
4 1 (0.92%) Selenium
4 1 (0.92%) SpecFlow
General
1 24 (22.02%) Finance
2 8 (7.34%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.42%) Advertising
3 7 (6.42%) Banking
4 6 (5.50%) Aerospace
5 5 (4.59%) German Language
5 5 (4.59%) Marketing
6 3 (2.75%) Electronics
6 3 (2.75%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.83%) Legal
8 1 (0.92%) Billing
8 1 (0.92%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.92%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.92%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.26%) .NET
2 7 (6.42%) HTML
3 4 (3.67%) Middleware
3 4 (3.67%) XML
4 3 (2.75%) WCF
5 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.92%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.01%) Management Information System
2 9 (8.26%) Security Operations Centre
3 8 (7.34%) CESG
4 6 (5.50%) Social Media
4 6 (5.50%) User Experience
5 4 (3.67%) NHS
6 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.75%) Fintech
7 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.92%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.92%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.92%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.92%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.92%) IPTV
8 1 (0.92%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.50%) Windows
2 5 (4.59%) Linux
2 5 (4.59%) Windows 2000
2 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (3.67%) AIX
3 4 (3.67%) HPUX
3 4 (3.67%) Solaris
3 4 (3.67%) Unix
3 4 (3.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (3.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.92%) CentOS
4 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.02%) Information Security
1 24 (22.02%) Project Management
2 22 (20.18%) Risk Management
3 19 (17.43%) Risk Assessment
4 18 (16.51%) Business Development
5 16 (14.68%) Information Assurance
6 12 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (11.01%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (11.01%) Programme Management
7 10 (9.17%) Digital Forensics
7 10 (9.17%) Security Management
7 10 (9.17%) Security Operations
8 9 (8.26%) Business Continuity
8 9 (8.26%) CRM
8 9 (8.26%) Quality Management
9 8 (7.34%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (7.34%) ISMS
9 8 (7.34%) Matrix Organization
9 8 (7.34%) Presales
9 8 (7.34%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.35%) C
2 13 (11.93%) SQL
3 5 (4.59%) C#
3 5 (4.59%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.59%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (28.44%) Security Cleared
2 30 (27.52%) Degree
3 20 (18.35%) SC Cleared
4 19 (17.43%) CESG Certified Professional
4 19 (17.43%) CISSP
5 16 (14.68%) CISM
6 14 (12.84%) DV Cleared
7 4 (3.67%) CISA
8 3 (2.75%) ISEB
8 3 (2.75%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.83%) CCNP
9 2 (1.83%) CEH
9 2 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.83%) GIAC
9 2 (1.83%) SANS
10 1 (0.92%) ACCA
10 1 (0.92%) CLAS
10 1 (0.92%) IISP
10 1 (0.92%) MCSE
10 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (10.09%) JSP 440
3 9 (8.26%) RMADS
4 7 (6.42%) HMG Infosec
5 3 (2.75%) PMO
6 2 (1.83%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.92%) COBIT
7 1 (0.92%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.92%) GPG13
7 1 (0.92%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.92%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.67%) MetaFrame
2 4 (3.67%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) Ansible
1 2 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.83%) Puppet
2 1 (0.92%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (0.92%) QRadar
2 1 (0.92%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.92%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 20 (18.35%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.34%) SAP
3 6 (5.50%) Oracle
4 4 (3.67%) Actuate
4 4 (3.67%) BEA
4 4 (3.67%) Citrix
4 4 (3.67%) IBM
4 4 (3.67%) Sun
4 4 (3.67%) webMethods
5 3 (2.75%) Adobe
5 3 (2.75%) Cisco
6 2 (1.83%) HP
6 2 (1.83%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.92%) 3Com
7 1 (0.92%) Civica
7 1 (0.92%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.92%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.92%) Sage
7 1 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.92%) VMware
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Nicolson Bray Ltd
Salary: £70k - £85k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Good Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car allowance, other benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
360 Resourcing
Salary: £19,845 per year + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Great Culture & Training
Posted: 5 days ago