The median annual salary for a Consultant was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 17 34
Rank change year-on-year -24 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 11 55 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 5.02% 10.96% 5.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.37% 11.63% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 14
Median salary £46,250 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.90% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £38,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £76,250 £65,000
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 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 205 473 375
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 93.61% 94.22% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 157 290 309
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,300 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Cheltenham

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cheltenham region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 17 (53.13%) SC Cleared
1 17 (53.13%) Security Cleared
2 13 (40.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (34.38%) Windows
4 9 (28.13%) Project Management
5 8 (25.00%) Security Management
6 7 (21.88%) Information Security
6 7 (21.88%) CHECK Team Leader
6 7 (21.88%) CHECK Team Member
7 6 (18.75%) SQL
8 5 (15.63%) C
8 5 (15.63%) LAN
8 5 (15.63%) WAN
8 5 (15.63%) Cisco
8 5 (15.63%) Business Analysis
8 5 (15.63%) Change Management
8 5 (15.63%) Firewall
8 5 (15.63%) Wireless
8 5 (15.63%) Cybercrime
8 5 (15.63%) Target Operating Model
8 5 (15.63%) Visualisation
8 5 (15.63%) Performance Improvement
8 5 (15.63%) Big Data
8 5 (15.63%) DV Cleared
9 4 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
9 4 (12.50%) COBIT
9 4 (12.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 4 (12.50%) Security Architecture
9 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
9 4 (12.50%) Hadoop

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 (3.13%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Firewall
1 5 (15.63%) LAN
1 5 (15.63%) WAN
1 5 (15.63%) Wireless
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.13%) BGP
3 1 (3.13%) Broadband
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.13%) MPLS
3 1 (3.13%) Network Security
3 1 (3.13%) OSPF
3 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.13%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Big Data
2 4 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.13%) EJB
1 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) J2EE
1 1 (3.13%) Spring
1 1 (3.13%) XML
1 1 (3.13%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Cybercrime
2 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.13%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Phone
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (28.13%) Project Management
3 8 (25.00%) Security Management
4 7 (21.88%) Information Security
5 5 (15.63%) Business Analysis
5 5 (15.63%) Change Management
5 5 (15.63%) Performance Improvement
5 5 (15.63%) Target Operating Model
5 5 (15.63%) Visualisation
6 4 (12.50%) Coaching
6 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (12.50%) Information Security Management
6 4 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
6 4 (12.50%) Presales
6 4 (12.50%) Process Improvement
6 4 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
6 4 (12.50%) Security Architecture
6 4 (12.50%) Six Sigma
7 3 (9.38%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) C
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) C++
3 1 (3.13%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
3 1 (3.13%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) SC Cleared
1 17 (53.13%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.88%) CHECK Team Leader
2 7 (21.88%) CHECK Team Member
3 5 (15.63%) DV Cleared
4 4 (12.50%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (12.50%) CISMP
4 4 (12.50%) CISSP
4 4 (12.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 3 (9.38%) Degree
6 2 (6.25%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 1 (3.13%) CCIE
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) COBIT
1 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (12.50%) ISO27002
1 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Cisco
2 3 (9.38%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) Juniper
4 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) EMC
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Palo Alto
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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