The median annual salary for a GIS Consultant was £31,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GIS Consultant
UK / England
Rank 806 915 928
Rank change year-on-year +109 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a GIS Consultant 17 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.021% 0.007% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.008% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 10
Median salary £31,500 £44,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.40% -7.36%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £44,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -31.81% -7.36%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 76808 93068 95575
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64249 78721 78814
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

GIS Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for GIS Consultant in England

GIS Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for GIS Consultant in England

GIS Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GIS Consultant in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for GIS Consultant in England

GIS Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +36 10 £28,750 +25.00%
South East +62 5 £39,500 -10.22% 1
East of England +22 2 £29,500 -32.95%
South West - 1 £41,000 -
GIS Consultant
UK

GIS Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, GIS 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 England region featuring GIS Consultant in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) GIS
2 15 (65.22%) ArcGIS
3 13 (56.52%) Project Management
4 12 (52.17%) ESRI
5 11 (47.83%) Python
5 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
5 11 (47.83%) Relational Database
6 10 (43.48%) SQL
6 10 (43.48%) Asset Management
7 8 (34.78%) HTML
7 8 (34.78%) Web Application Development
8 5 (21.74%) Statistics
8 5 (21.74%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
8 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
8 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (21.74%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (17.39%) Geospatial Data
9 4 (17.39%) Business Development
10 3 (13.04%) Remote Sensing
10 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
10 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
10 3 (13.04%) Open Source
10 3 (13.04%) Data Management
10 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
10 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
10 3 (13.04%) Spatial Analysis
11 2 (8.70%) Degree
12 1 (4.35%) Time Management
12 1 (4.35%) Customer Engagement

GIS Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 15 (65.22%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
1 5 (21.74%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) GIS
2 11 (47.83%) Relational Database
3 4 (17.39%) Geospatial Data
4 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Project Management
2 10 (43.48%) Asset Management
3 8 (34.78%) Web Application Development
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
4 5 (21.74%) Statistics
5 4 (17.39%) Business Development
6 3 (13.04%) Data Management
6 3 (13.04%) Open Source
6 3 (13.04%) Remote Sensing
6 3 (13.04%) Spatial Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (4.35%) Presales
7 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
1 11 (47.83%) Python
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) ESRI