Period
to 16 November 2019

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £55,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

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

Consultant
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 26 47
Rank change year-on-year -29 +21 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 24 54 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 3.49% 8.48% 7.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.66% 8.84% 7.22%
Number of salaries quoted 18 51 28
Cheltenham median annual salary £55,500 £18,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +200.00% -57.47% -27.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £17,750 £17,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £72,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +29.41% -10.53% -13.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. 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
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies in Cheltenham with a recognized job title 656 611 471
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.35% 95.92% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 446 487 405
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £24,750 £18,500 £23,300
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

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 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Cheltenham

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

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheltenham region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
3 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 9 (37.50%) Coaching
4 8 (33.33%) Analytics
4 8 (33.33%) Open Source
4 8 (33.33%) Information Management
4 8 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 8 (33.33%) C
4 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (29.17%) DV Cleared
6 5 (20.83%) Use Case
6 5 (20.83%) Requirements Management
6 5 (20.83%) User Stories
6 5 (20.83%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (20.83%) Rational DOORS
6 5 (20.83%) UML
6 5 (20.83%) Programme Delivery
6 5 (20.83%) Business Transformation
7 4 (16.67%) ERP
7 4 (16.67%) NetSuite
8 3 (12.50%) Business Development
8 3 (12.50%) Degree
9 2 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
9 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (8.33%) IIBA
9 2 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (8.33%) Finance
9 2 (8.33%) Strategic Thinking

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
1 1 (4.17%) OneDrive
1 1 (4.17%) Power Platform
1 1 (4.17%) PowerApps
1 1 (4.17%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) BGP
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (4.17%) LAN
1 1 (4.17%) MPLS
1 1 (4.17%) OSPF
1 1 (4.17%) RSVP
1 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Local Government
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) jQuery
1 1 (4.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Coaching
2 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 8 (33.33%) Analytics
3 8 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (33.33%) Information Management
3 8 (33.33%) Open Source
4 5 (20.83%) Business Transformation
4 5 (20.83%) Programme Delivery
4 5 (20.83%) Requirements Management
4 5 (20.83%) UML
4 5 (20.83%) Use Case
4 5 (20.83%) User Stories
5 4 (16.67%) ERP
6 3 (12.50%) Business Development
7 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) DV Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (8.33%) IIBA
5 1 (4.17%) APMG
5 1 (4.17%) CCNA
5 1 (4.17%) CCNP
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco
1 1 (4.17%) Juniper