Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £43,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 39 34
Rank change year-on-year -7 -5 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 35 61 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 7.40% 7.35% 7.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.53% 7.51% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 28 55 36
Cheltenham median annual salary £43,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.50% +20.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £17,750 £45,000 £15,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -13.64% +10.00% +11.11%

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 465 812 636
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.31% 97.83% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 395 698 527
Cheltenham median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £23,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +6.58%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Cheltenham

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
3 11 (31.43%) Driving Licence
4 10 (28.57%) Time Management
4 10 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 7 (20.00%) CISSP
6 6 (17.14%) C
6 6 (17.14%) CISM
6 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (17.14%) Presales
6 6 (17.14%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
7 5 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
7 5 (14.29%) Change Management
7 5 (14.29%) Advertising
7 5 (14.29%) Cisco
7 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 5 (14.29%) Project Management
7 5 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
7 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
8 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (11.43%) HP
8 4 (11.43%) Citrix
8 4 (11.43%) Windows
8 4 (11.43%) VMware
9 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
9 3 (8.57%) Information Security
9 3 (8.57%) Firewall
9 3 (8.57%) SAN

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 (2.86%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Firewall
1 3 (8.57%) LAN
1 3 (8.57%) NAS
1 3 (8.57%) SAN
1 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
1 3 (8.57%) WAN
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (5.71%) Internet
2 2 (5.71%) Network Security
2 2 (5.71%) VLAN
2 2 (5.71%) VPN
3 1 (2.86%) DHCP
3 1 (2.86%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) HTTP
3 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.86%) Big Data
2 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.86%) Bitbucket
1 1 (2.86%) CodeSonar
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.86%) git-flow
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
1 1 (2.86%) Robot Framework
1 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Advertising
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.86%) Django
1 1 (2.86%) Java EE
1 1 (2.86%) LAMP
1 1 (2.86%) Node.js
1 1 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (2.86%) REST
1 1 (2.86%) SOAP
1 1 (2.86%) Spring MVC
1 1 (2.86%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Driving Licence
2 3 (8.57%) SCADA
3 2 (5.71%) RSA SecurID
3 2 (5.71%) Social Media
4 1 (2.86%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.86%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.86%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Time Management
2 6 (17.14%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (17.14%) Presales
2 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 5 (14.29%) Change Management
3 5 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
3 5 (14.29%) Project Management
3 5 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
4 3 (8.57%) Information Security
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (5.71%) Business Development
5 2 (5.71%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.71%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (5.71%) SIEM
5 2 (5.71%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 1 (2.86%) Regulatory Compliance
6 1 (2.86%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) C
2 1 (2.86%) C#
2 1 (2.86%) C++
2 1 (2.86%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
2 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
2 10 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 7 (20.00%) CISSP
4 6 (17.14%) CISM
5 5 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (8.57%) ISACA
7 2 (5.71%) CCNA
7 2 (5.71%) CISA
7 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.86%) CCA
8 1 (2.86%) CHECK Team Member
8 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.86%) CRISC
8 1 (2.86%) Degree
8 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.86%) MCSE
8 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.86%) PCI QSA
8 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) HIPAA
2 1 (2.86%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) Docker
3 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
1 1 (2.86%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Cisco
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Citrix
2 4 (11.43%) HP
2 4 (11.43%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) 3PAR
3 3 (8.57%) Aruba
3 3 (8.57%) EqualLogic
3 3 (8.57%) SonicWALL
4 2 (5.71%) Palo Alto
4 2 (5.71%) Proofpoint
5 1 (2.86%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (2.86%) Splunk