Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 56 33
Rank change year-on-year +13 -23 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 129 93 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.59% 4.34% 7.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.84% 4.50% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67 38 163
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £34,350 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,375 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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 2210 2068 2495
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 96.41% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1403 1146 1613
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.10% +1.20% +3.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,250 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Glasgow region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 38 (29.46%) SQL
2 28 (21.71%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (20.93%) Finance
4 26 (20.16%) SQL Server
4 26 (20.16%) Microsoft
5 25 (19.38%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (18.60%) Java
6 24 (18.60%) Oracle
7 21 (16.28%) JD Edwards
8 20 (15.50%) Windows
8 20 (15.50%) Linux
9 19 (14.73%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (13.18%) Unix
10 17 (13.18%) CRM
10 17 (13.18%) Dynamics 365
11 16 (12.40%) Driving Licence
11 16 (12.40%) ERP
11 16 (12.40%) IBM
12 15 (11.63%) Dynamics AX
12 15 (11.63%) JDE EnterpriseOne
12 15 (11.63%) DB2
13 14 (10.85%) Oracle Reports
13 14 (10.85%) AS400
14 13 (10.08%) Information Security
14 13 (10.08%) EDI
14 13 (10.08%) WebSphere Application Server
14 13 (10.08%) WebLogic
14 13 (10.08%) XML
14 13 (10.08%) C#
14 13 (10.08%) .NET

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 13 (10.08%) Oracle Application Server
1 13 (10.08%) Oracle UPK
1 13 (10.08%) WebLogic
1 13 (10.08%) WebSphere
1 13 (10.08%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (3.88%) SAS
3 3 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.33%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.78%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.55%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (1.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (11.63%) Dynamics AX
1 15 (11.63%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 13 (10.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (3.10%) Endur
4 3 (2.33%) Dynamics SL
4 3 (2.33%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 1 (0.78%) FRx
5 1 (0.78%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.78%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.78%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.78%) SAP FI-AP
5 1 (0.78%) SAP FI-AR
5 1 (0.78%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.18%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.33%) Office 365
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.78%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.30%) Telnet
2 5 (3.88%) VoIP
3 4 (3.10%) Firewall
4 3 (2.33%) BIG-IP
4 3 (2.33%) DNS
4 3 (2.33%) Skype
4 3 (2.33%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.55%) HTTP
5 2 (1.55%) LAN
5 2 (1.55%) WAN
6 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.16%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.63%) DB2
3 14 (10.85%) Oracle Reports
4 13 (10.08%) DB2 UDB
5 12 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (5.43%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (4.65%) Power BI
7 6 (4.65%) PowerCenter
8 5 (3.88%) Big Data
8 5 (3.88%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.10%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.55%) DataStage
12 1 (0.78%) GIS
12 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.78%) Pentaho
12 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.78%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Axure RP
1 2 (1.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.78%) Hudson
2 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.78%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 27 (20.93%) Finance
2 8 (6.20%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.88%) Legal
4 4 (3.10%) Banking
5 3 (2.33%) Advertising
5 3 (2.33%) Retail
6 2 (1.55%) Law
7 1 (0.78%) Back Office
7 1 (0.78%) Local Government
7 1 (0.78%) Marketing
7 1 (0.78%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.08%) .NET
1 13 (10.08%) EDI
1 13 (10.08%) WebCenter
1 13 (10.08%) XML
2 12 (9.30%) J2EE
2 12 (9.30%) Rendezvous
3 4 (3.10%) Visualforce
4 3 (2.33%) Mason
5 2 (1.55%) REST
6 1 (0.78%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.78%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.78%) Apache Camel
6 1 (0.78%) Apache CXF
6 1 (0.78%) CSS
6 1 (0.78%) D3.js
6 1 (0.78%) Drools
6 1 (0.78%) HTML
6 1 (0.78%) jBPM
6 1 (0.78%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 25 (19.38%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (12.40%) Driving Licence
3 14 (10.85%) AS400
4 3 (2.33%) User Experience
5 2 (1.55%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.55%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.55%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.55%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.55%) Social Media
6 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.78%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.78%) iPad
6 1 (0.78%) IVR
6 1 (0.78%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.50%) Linux
1 20 (15.50%) Windows
2 17 (13.18%) Unix
3 3 (2.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.55%) Amazon Linux
5 1 (0.78%) CentOS
5 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.78%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.71%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (14.73%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (13.18%) CRM
4 16 (12.40%) ERP
5 13 (10.08%) Business Analysis
5 13 (10.08%) Information Security
6 12 (9.30%) ETL
6 12 (9.30%) Project Management
7 11 (8.53%) OO
8 10 (7.75%) OOP
9 9 (6.98%) Data Migration
9 9 (6.98%) Migration
9 9 (6.98%) Risk Management
10 8 (6.20%) Customer Engagement
10 8 (6.20%) Information Management
11 7 (5.43%) Presales
11 7 (5.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (4.65%) Analytics
12 6 (4.65%) Data Management
12 6 (4.65%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (29.46%) SQL
2 24 (18.60%) Java
3 13 (10.08%) C#
4 5 (3.88%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.10%) Apex Code
6 3 (2.33%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.55%) Python
8 1 (0.78%) COBOL
8 1 (0.78%) JCL
8 1 (0.78%) Jython
8 1 (0.78%) Ruby
8 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (10.08%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (4.65%) Degree
3 5 (3.88%) CASP
3 5 (3.88%) CISM
3 5 (3.88%) CISSP
3 5 (3.88%) CompTIA Security+
3 5 (3.88%) Security+ Certification
4 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.55%) ACCA
6 2 (1.55%) CIMA
6 2 (1.55%) MCP
6 2 (1.55%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.78%) CCNA
7 1 (0.78%) CCNP
7 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.20%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.10%) PMO
3 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.33%) Docker
3 2 (1.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.33%) Ansible
1 3 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.33%) Puppet
1 3 (2.33%) SCCM
1 3 (2.33%) SCOM
2 2 (1.55%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.55%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 1 (0.78%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.78%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.78%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.78%) Packer
3 1 (0.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (20.16%) Microsoft
2 24 (18.60%) Oracle
3 21 (16.28%) JD Edwards
4 16 (12.40%) IBM
5 12 (9.30%) TIBCO
6 7 (5.43%) SAP
7 6 (4.65%) Informatica
7 6 (4.65%) Netezza
8 5 (3.88%) F5
8 5 (3.88%) MicroStrategy
8 5 (3.88%) PeopleSoft
9 4 (3.10%) OpenLink
9 4 (3.10%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (3.10%) Tableau
9 4 (3.10%) Teradata
10 3 (2.33%) Cisco
10 3 (2.33%) OpenText
10 3 (2.33%) VMware
11 2 (1.55%) Citrix
11 2 (1.55%) Juniper