Period
to 29 November 2020

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 29 November 2020.

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

Consultant
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
29 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 58 54 80
Rank change year-on-year -4 +26 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 23 90 75
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.90% 5.06% 3.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.04% 5.24% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11 80 49
Median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £31,250 £36,750
90th Percentile £57,000 £71,250 £67,250
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £51,570 £52,500
% change year-on-year -3.04% -1.77% +10.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 756 1,717 2,022
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.33% 96.62% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 540 1,194 1,434
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -3.23% -2.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,650
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,056 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Consultant in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Glasgow

Consultant
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Consultant in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Consultant in Glasgow

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Consultant in Glasgow over the 6 months to 29 November 2020.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 29 November 2020, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 18 (78.26%) Microsoft
2 13 (56.52%) VMware
2 13 (56.52%) Azure
2 13 (56.52%) AWS
2 13 (56.52%) Office 365
2 13 (56.52%) Project Delivery
3 10 (43.48%) Windows
4 9 (39.13%) Service Management
4 9 (39.13%) Veeam
4 9 (39.13%) Power Platform
5 8 (34.78%) Skype for Business
5 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (34.78%) Skype
5 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
6 7 (30.43%) ITIL
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle
6 7 (30.43%) Project Management
6 7 (30.43%) Time Management
7 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
7 6 (26.09%) IT Strategy
8 5 (21.74%) Presales
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Intune
8 5 (21.74%) Finance
8 5 (21.74%) Citrix
9 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
9 4 (17.39%) SLA
9 4 (17.39%) Linux
9 4 (17.39%) SAP
9 4 (17.39%) NetBackup

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 8 (34.78%) Skype for Business
2 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.70%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (4.35%) JBoss
4 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (56.52%) AWS
1 13 (56.52%) Azure
1 13 (56.52%) Office 365
2 9 (39.13%) Power Platform
3 4 (17.39%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (8.70%) GCP
5 1 (4.35%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Skype
2 2 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
2 2 (8.70%) NAS
2 2 (8.70%) Network Security
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Power BI
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.35%) DB2
3 1 (4.35%) HBase
3 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
1 1 (4.35%) CSS3
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) HTML5
1 1 (4.35%) HTML5 Canvas
1 1 (4.35%) J2EE
1 1 (4.35%) jQuery
1 1 (4.35%) JSON
1 1 (4.35%) Node.js
1 1 (4.35%) React
1 1 (4.35%) RESTful
1 1 (4.35%) SOAP
1 1 (4.35%) Spring
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Clustering
1 2 (8.70%) Cyberthreat
1 2 (8.70%) LIMS
1 2 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Project Delivery
2 9 (39.13%) Service Management
3 7 (30.43%) ITIL
3 7 (30.43%) Project Management
3 7 (30.43%) Time Management
4 6 (26.09%) IT Strategy
5 5 (21.74%) Presales
6 4 (17.39%) Analytics
6 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
6 4 (17.39%) Data Analytics
6 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
6 4 (17.39%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (17.39%) Visualisation
7 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (8.70%) High Availability
7 2 (8.70%) Information Management
7 2 (8.70%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
1 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) PHP
2 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) CCIE
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.70%) CISSP
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (8.70%) MCP
2 2 (8.70%) MCSA
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
1 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (17.39%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (17.39%) NetBackup
3 2 (8.70%) Data Guard
3 2 (8.70%) SCCM
4 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Microsoft
2 13 (56.52%) VMware
3 9 (39.13%) Veeam
4 7 (30.43%) Oracle
5 5 (21.74%) Citrix
6 4 (17.39%) CommVault
6 4 (17.39%) SAP
7 2 (8.70%) Google