Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a GIS Consultant was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in England 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.

GIS Consultant
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1151 1156 1244
Rank change year-on-year +5 +88 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a GIS Consultant 21 34 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.012% 0.019% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.020% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 8 29 22
England median annual salary £29,000 £27,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.45% -32.52% -1.81%
10th Percentile £26,400 £25,550 £31,375
90th Percentile £60,750 £44,000 £50,525
UK median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year +9.09% -32.52% -1.81%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161995 173250 195876
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131003 146259 164261
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

GIS Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West - 12 £40,000 -
Midlands +24 5 £28,000 +1.82%
West Midlands -3 5 £28,000 +1.82%
South East +36 2 £25,000 -37.50%
London -5 2 £60,125 +118.64%
GIS Consultant
UK

GIS Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 21 (100.00%) GIS
2 15 (71.43%) Degree
3 13 (61.90%) Project Management
4 11 (52.38%) Spatial Data
5 10 (47.62%) Geospatial Data
6 8 (38.10%) Project Governance
6 8 (38.10%) Management Information System
6 8 (38.10%) C
6 8 (38.10%) Data Modelling
7 5 (23.81%) ArcGIS
8 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (19.05%) SQL
8 4 (19.05%) QA
8 4 (19.05%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (14.29%) Data Quality
9 3 (14.29%) Spatial Analysis
9 3 (14.29%) Python
9 3 (14.29%) CAD
9 3 (14.29%) ArcInfo
10 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
10 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
10 2 (9.52%) Analytics
10 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
10 2 (9.52%) R
11 1 (4.76%) Tableau
11 1 (4.76%) Remote Sensing
11 1 (4.76%) Machine Learning
11 1 (4.76%) Big Data
11 1 (4.76%) Data Analytics

GIS Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 5 (23.81%) ArcGIS
2 1 (4.76%) GeoServer
2 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (19.05%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (14.29%) ArcInfo
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) GIS
2 11 (52.38%) Spatial Data
3 10 (47.62%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (4.76%) Big Data
4 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.76%) Power BI
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Project Management
2 8 (38.10%) Data Modelling
2 8 (38.10%) Project Governance
3 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
4 3 (14.29%) CAD
4 3 (14.29%) Spatial Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Business Development
6 1 (4.76%) Coaching
6 1 (4.76%) Data Acquisition
6 1 (4.76%) Data Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Data Management
6 1 (4.76%) Economics
6 1 (4.76%) Image Processing
6 1 (4.76%) Machine Learning
6 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
6 1 (4.76%) Open Source
6 1 (4.76%) Presales
6 1 (4.76%) Remote Sensing
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) C
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) R
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
2 3 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe
2 1 (4.76%) Alteryx
2 1 (4.76%) ESRI
2 1 (4.76%) Mapinfo
2 1 (4.76%) Tableau