The median annual salary for a Consultant was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 56 56
Rank change year-on-year -14 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 73 65 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.93% 4.15% 4.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.04% 4.27% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 56 51 79
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +33.33%  
10th Percentile £22,500 £32,500 £22,900
90th Percentile £88,750 £77,500 £75,500
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.69%  

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 1808 1522 1929
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.31% 97.13% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5761 5402 7226
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,750 £23,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £67,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 (27.41%) Security Cleared
2 36 (26.67%) Degree
3 31 (22.96%) C
4 28 (20.74%) Project Management
5 25 (18.52%) Finance
6 24 (17.78%) Microsoft
7 22 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (15.56%) SC Cleared
8 21 (15.56%) DV Cleared
9 19 (14.07%) Risk Management
10 18 (13.33%) SQL
11 17 (12.59%) Information Security
11 17 (12.59%) Business Development
12 16 (11.85%) JavaScript
12 16 (11.85%) CRM
13 14 (10.37%) Dynamics CRM
14 13 (9.63%) CISSP
14 13 (9.63%) SQL Server
15 12 (8.89%) HTML
15 12 (8.89%) SAP
15 12 (8.89%) CISM
15 12 (8.89%) Wireless
16 11 (8.15%) Management Information System
16 11 (8.15%) Programme Management
16 11 (8.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 11 (8.15%) CESG Certified Professional
17 10 (7.41%) Presales
17 10 (7.41%) Telecoms
17 10 (7.41%) C#
18 9 (6.67%) Java

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 3 (2.22%) IIS
1 3 (2.22%) SharePoint
1 3 (2.22%) WebLogic
1 3 (2.22%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.48%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.74%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.74%) InDesign
2 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.74%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (10.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.96%) Maximo
2 4 (2.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.48%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.74%) HFM
4 1 (0.74%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.74%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.74%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.74%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.74%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.74%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.74%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.74%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.48%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (1.48%) Office 365
3 2 (1.48%) SaaS
4 1 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.74%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.89%) Wireless
2 5 (3.70%) ADSL
2 5 (3.70%) GPON
2 5 (3.70%) Multicast
2 5 (3.70%) VDSL
2 5 (3.70%) VoIP
3 4 (2.96%) Firewall
3 4 (2.96%) Internet
4 3 (2.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.48%) 802.11
5 2 (1.48%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.74%) Intranet
6 1 (0.74%) SAN
6 1 (0.74%) Skype
6 1 (0.74%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.63%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (5.19%) GIS
4 3 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.22%) Geospatial Data
4 3 (2.22%) Spatial Data
4 3 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.74%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.74%) Essbase
5 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.74%) Power BI
5 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (5.19%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.22%) Axure RP
3 3 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 25 (18.52%) Finance
2 10 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.93%) Marketing
4 7 (5.19%) Banking
4 7 (5.19%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.44%) Electronics
6 3 (2.22%) Advertising
6 3 (2.22%) Legal
7 2 (1.48%) Retail
8 1 (0.74%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.74%) Games
8 1 (0.74%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.74%) Local Government
8 1 (0.74%) Military
8 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.89%) HTML
2 9 (6.67%) .NET
3 5 (3.70%) CSS
4 3 (2.22%) Middleware
4 3 (2.22%) XML
5 2 (1.48%) 802.1X
5 2 (1.48%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.48%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.74%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.74%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (0.74%) Spring
6 1 (0.74%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.15%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.44%) User Experience
3 5 (3.70%) IPTV
4 4 (2.96%) CESG
4 4 (2.96%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.48%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.48%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.74%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.74%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (0.74%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.74%) FMCG
7 1 (0.74%) Life Science
7 1 (0.74%) NHS
7 1 (0.74%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.44%) Windows
2 3 (2.22%) AIX
2 3 (2.22%) HPUX
2 3 (2.22%) Linux
2 3 (2.22%) Solaris
2 3 (2.22%) Unix
2 3 (2.22%) Windows 2000
2 3 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (2.22%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.74%) Project Management
2 22 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (14.07%) Risk Management
4 17 (12.59%) Business Development
4 17 (12.59%) Information Security
5 16 (11.85%) CRM
6 11 (8.15%) Programme Management
7 10 (7.41%) Presales
8 9 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (5.93%) Information Assurance
9 8 (5.93%) Matrix Organization
9 8 (5.93%) Network Design
9 8 (5.93%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (5.19%) Performance Management
10 7 (5.19%) PRINCE2
10 7 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (5.19%) Time Management
11 6 (4.44%) Security Management
11 6 (4.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 31 (22.96%) C
2 18 (13.33%) SQL
3 16 (11.85%) JavaScript
4 10 (7.41%) C#
5 9 (6.67%) Java
6 4 (2.96%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.48%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.74%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 37 (27.41%) Security Cleared
2 36 (26.67%) Degree
3 21 (15.56%) DV Cleared
3 21 (15.56%) SC Cleared
4 13 (9.63%) CISSP
5 12 (8.89%) CISM
6 11 (8.15%) CESG Certified Professional
7 7 (5.19%) CIMA
8 6 (4.44%) CIPD
8 6 (4.44%) MBA
9 5 (3.70%) ISTQB
10 4 (2.96%) ISEB
11 3 (2.22%) CISA
11 3 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (2.22%) Master's Degree
12 2 (1.48%) CCNP
12 2 (1.48%) CRISC
13 1 (0.74%) CCDA
13 1 (0.74%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.96%) JSP 440
3 3 (2.22%) COBIT
4 2 (1.48%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.48%) RMADS
5 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.96%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.22%) MetaFrame
2 3 (2.22%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.48%) Ansible
1 2 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.48%) Puppet
2 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.89%) SAP
3 6 (4.44%) Cisco
3 6 (4.44%) Citrix
4 5 (3.70%) Oracle
5 4 (2.96%) 3Com
5 4 (2.96%) Extreme Networks
5 4 (2.96%) HP
5 4 (2.96%) Juniper
5 4 (2.96%) Ruckus Wireless
5 4 (2.96%) Ubiquiti
6 3 (2.22%) Actuate
6 3 (2.22%) Adobe
6 3 (2.22%) BEA
6 3 (2.22%) Cognos
6 3 (2.22%) IBM
6 3 (2.22%) Sun
6 3 (2.22%) VMware
6 3 (2.22%) webMethods
7 2 (1.48%) Jaspersoft
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 95000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £24000 - £36000 per annum + Great Culture & Commission
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Resource Management
Salary: £18000 - £23500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £110,000 base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Pcubed
Salary: Competitive salaries dependent upon experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Great Culture & Training
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
360 Resourcing
Salary: £20,837 per year + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + 20% comms + gym, healthcare, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Business Doctors
Posted: 16 days ago