The median annual salary for a Consultant was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Consultant
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 66 29
Rank change year-on-year -1 -37  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 39 45 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.20% 3.47% 7.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.45% 3.55% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 69
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £46,800
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +1.49%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £35,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £66,900 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1131 1266 1189
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 92.93% 97.53% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 728 675 758
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Glasgow

Consultant
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Glasgow

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Glasgow over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Glasgow

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

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

1 40 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (25.00%) Finance
4 21 (22.83%) Microsoft
5 20 (21.74%) ETL
5 20 (21.74%) SQL
5 20 (21.74%) Information Management
5 20 (21.74%) Customer Engagement
5 20 (21.74%) Data Quality
6 18 (19.57%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (17.39%) Java
8 14 (15.22%) Banking
9 13 (14.13%) Analytics
9 13 (14.13%) Windows Server
10 12 (13.04%) Big Data
10 12 (13.04%) Risk Management
10 12 (13.04%) Netezza
11 11 (11.96%) Windows
11 11 (11.96%) SAS
12 10 (10.87%) Active Directory
12 10 (10.87%) Informatica
12 10 (10.87%) PowerCenter
12 10 (10.87%) Waterfall
12 10 (10.87%) SDLC
13 9 (9.78%) VMware
13 9 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (9.78%) ITIL
14 8 (8.70%) UML
14 8 (8.70%) Oracle
14 8 (8.70%) OpenLink

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 11 (11.96%) SAS
2 7 (7.61%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.26%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.09%) Confluence
4 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Endur
1 8 (8.70%) OpenLink RightAngle
2 2 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.17%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 2 (2.17%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 2 (2.17%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.09%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (1.09%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.09%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.09%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.09%) SAP FI-AP
3 1 (1.09%) SAP FI-AR
3 1 (1.09%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (1.09%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (5.43%) Office 365
2 2 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.09%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (1.09%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.09%) IaaS
3 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 4 (4.35%) WAN
2 3 (3.26%) Skype
2 3 (3.26%) VPN
3 2 (2.17%) Firewall
3 2 (2.17%) SAN
3 2 (2.17%) VLAN
4 1 (1.09%) DHCP
4 1 (1.09%) DNS
4 1 (1.09%) GoToMeeting
4 1 (1.09%) HTTP
4 1 (1.09%) Internet
4 1 (1.09%) LAN
4 1 (1.09%) WebEx
4 1 (1.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.57%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (13.04%) Big Data
3 10 (10.87%) PowerCenter
4 7 (7.61%) SQL Server
5 6 (6.52%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (6.52%) DataStage
6 4 (4.35%) Base SAS
6 4 (4.35%) SAS EBI
6 4 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 4 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 3 (3.26%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.17%) DB2
8 2 (2.17%) Power BI
9 1 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.09%) Data Lake
9 1 (1.09%) GIS
9 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.09%) SAP HANA
9 1 (1.09%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Ant
1 2 (2.17%) Concordion
1 2 (2.17%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.17%) Gradle
1 2 (2.17%) Hudson
1 2 (2.17%) JBehave
1 2 (2.17%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.17%) JUnit
1 2 (2.17%) Maven
2 1 (1.09%) JIRA
2 1 (1.09%) JMeter
2 1 (1.09%) LoadRunner
General
1 23 (25.00%) Finance
2 14 (15.22%) Banking
3 5 (5.43%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.35%) Retail
5 3 (3.26%) Advertising
5 3 (3.26%) Back Office
5 3 (3.26%) Private Banking
6 2 (2.17%) Legal
7 1 (1.09%) Law
7 1 (1.09%) Local Government
7 1 (1.09%) Marketing
7 1 (1.09%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.26%) XML
2 2 (2.17%) JSON
2 2 (2.17%) SOAP
2 2 (2.17%) Spring
3 1 (1.09%) .NET
3 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.09%) CSS
3 1 (1.09%) HTML
3 1 (1.09%) Middleware
3 1 (1.09%) Web Services
3 1 (1.09%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.17%) Derivative
2 2 (2.17%) Fixed Income
2 2 (2.17%) OTC Derivatives
2 2 (2.17%) Replication
3 1 (1.09%) AS400
3 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.09%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (1.09%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (1.09%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.09%) PKI
3 1 (1.09%) PMI
3 1 (1.09%) Robotics
3 1 (1.09%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.13%) Windows Server
2 11 (11.96%) Windows
3 3 (3.26%) Unix
3 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.17%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (21.74%) Customer Engagement
3 20 (21.74%) ETL
3 20 (21.74%) Information Management
4 13 (14.13%) Analytics
5 12 (13.04%) Risk Management
6 10 (10.87%) SDLC
6 10 (10.87%) Waterfall
7 9 (9.78%) ITIL
7 9 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (8.70%) Data Analysis
8 8 (8.70%) Data Management
8 8 (8.70%) ETRM
8 8 (8.70%) Master Data Management
8 8 (8.70%) UML
9 7 (7.61%) Process Improvement
10 6 (6.52%) ERP
10 6 (6.52%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.43%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.74%) SQL
2 16 (17.39%) Java
3 2 (2.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.09%) C#
4 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.09%) VB
4 1 (1.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.26%) Degree
3 2 (2.17%) MCITP
3 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.09%) ACCA
4 1 (1.09%) CASP
4 1 (1.09%) CIMA
4 1 (1.09%) CISM
4 1 (1.09%) CISSP
4 1 (1.09%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.09%) GCIH
4 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.09%) MCSE
4 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.09%) SANS
4 1 (1.09%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (21.74%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.17%) MiFID
2 2 (2.17%) SLA
3 1 (1.09%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 8 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.35%) vSphere
4 2 (2.17%) BitLocker
4 2 (2.17%) Docker
4 2 (2.17%) XenApp
5 1 (1.09%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (2.17%) SCCM
1 2 (2.17%) SCOM
2 1 (1.09%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (1.09%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.09%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 21 (22.83%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.04%) Netezza
3 10 (10.87%) Informatica
4 9 (9.78%) VMware
5 8 (8.70%) OpenLink
5 8 (8.70%) Oracle
5 8 (8.70%) Triple Point
6 7 (7.61%) IBM
7 6 (6.52%) Cognos
7 6 (6.52%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (6.52%) Tableau
7 6 (6.52%) Teradata
8 4 (4.35%) DataFlux
8 4 (4.35%) JD Edwards
9 3 (3.26%) Cognizant
9 3 (3.26%) HP
10 2 (2.17%) Citrix
10 2 (2.17%) Dell
10 2 (2.17%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (2.17%) SAP
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