The median annual salary for a Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Consultant
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 51 33
Rank change year-on-year +15 -18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 16 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 6.72% 3.76% 5.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.27% 3.80% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 18
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.69% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £55,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £73,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. 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
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 220 395 355
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 92.44% 99.00% 98.89%
Number of salaries quoted 183 330 317
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Cheltenham

Consultant
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Cheltenham

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Cheltenham over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Cheltenham

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cheltenham region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 16 (59.26%) SC Cleared
1 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
2 11 (40.74%) Windows
3 10 (37.04%) C
3 10 (37.04%) Project Management
3 10 (37.04%) Change Management
3 10 (37.04%) Business Analysis
3 10 (37.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (37.04%) Performance Improvement
3 10 (37.04%) Target Operating Model
4 6 (22.22%) Advertising
4 6 (22.22%) Citrix
4 6 (22.22%) Cisco
4 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 6 (22.22%) VMware
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 6 (22.22%) CHECK Team Member
4 6 (22.22%) Regulatory Compliance
5 5 (18.52%) Server Virtualisation
5 5 (18.52%) Aruba
5 5 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (18.52%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (18.52%) NAS
5 5 (18.52%) SonicWALL
5 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (18.52%) EqualLogic
5 5 (18.52%) 3PAR

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (18.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) LAN
1 5 (18.52%) NAS
1 5 (18.52%) SAN
1 5 (18.52%) WAN
2 4 (14.81%) Firewall
2 4 (14.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (22.22%) Advertising
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) iPad
1 1 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) AIX
3 1 (3.70%) HPUX
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Business Analysis
1 10 (37.04%) Change Management
1 10 (37.04%) Performance Improvement
1 10 (37.04%) Project Management
1 10 (37.04%) Stakeholder Management
1 10 (37.04%) Target Operating Model
2 6 (22.22%) Regulatory Compliance
3 5 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (18.52%) Server Virtualisation
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (14.81%) Security Management
5 2 (7.41%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (7.41%) Information Security
5 2 (7.41%) Lead Generation
5 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Telesales
6 1 (3.70%) Analytics
6 1 (3.70%) Data Analytics
6 1 (3.70%) Presales
6 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) C
2 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.70%) Perl
2 1 (3.70%) Python
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) SC Cleared
1 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) CHECK Team Member
3 4 (14.81%) CHECK Team Leader
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco
1 6 (22.22%) Citrix
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 6 (22.22%) VMware
2 5 (18.52%) 3PAR
2 5 (18.52%) Aruba
2 5 (18.52%) EqualLogic
2 5 (18.52%) HP
2 5 (18.52%) SonicWALL
3 1 (3.70%) Juniper
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.70%) Splunk
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, 12% pension, fexi-working
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