Period
to 25 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 44 31
Rank change year-on-year -19 -13 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 109 93 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.82% 5.00% 7.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.99% 5.16% 7.90%
Number of salaries quoted 66 34 190
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +3.26%
10th Percentile £38,125 £32,500 £33,850
90th Percentile £63,750 £59,250 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% -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 2,185 1,801 2,619
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.55% 96.88% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,484 1,089 1,655
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.20% +6.10% -1.20%
10th Percentile £31,288 £29,660 £28,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, 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 45 (41.28%) Microsoft
2 38 (34.86%) SQL
3 23 (21.10%) Driving Licence
4 22 (20.18%) Dynamics 365
5 20 (18.35%) ERP
6 19 (17.43%) Active Directory
6 19 (17.43%) Java
6 19 (17.43%) CRM
6 19 (17.43%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (17.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (16.51%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (16.51%) Dynamics AX
8 17 (15.60%) ITIL
9 16 (14.68%) Finance
9 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
9 16 (14.68%) Skype for Business
9 16 (14.68%) ITIL V3
9 16 (14.68%) Skype
10 15 (13.76%) Dynamics CRM
11 14 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (11.93%) Oracle
12 13 (11.93%) JD Edwards
13 11 (10.09%) TIBCO
13 11 (10.09%) Rendezvous
13 11 (10.09%) XML
13 11 (10.09%) J2EE
13 11 (10.09%) Telnet
13 11 (10.09%) Migration
13 11 (10.09%) Data Migration
14 10 (9.17%) Project Management

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 16 (14.68%) Skype for Business
2 4 (3.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (3.67%) Oracle UPK
2 4 (3.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (3.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.83%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 18 (16.51%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (13.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (6.42%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 6 (5.50%) Dynamics SL
5 2 (1.83%) Endur
5 2 (1.83%) JDE OneWorld
5 2 (1.83%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (0.92%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.92%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 22 (20.18%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.83%) Office 365
3 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.92%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.92%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.68%) Skype
2 11 (10.09%) Telnet
3 3 (2.75%) Firewall
3 3 (2.75%) HTTP
3 3 (2.75%) VoIP
4 2 (1.83%) BIG-IP
4 2 (1.83%) DNS
4 2 (1.83%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.92%) LAN
5 1 (0.92%) VPN
5 1 (0.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.34%) Power BI
4 5 (4.59%) DB2
4 5 (4.59%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (4.59%) PowerCenter
4 5 (4.59%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (4.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.67%) DB2 UDB
5 4 (3.67%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.75%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.83%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.92%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.92%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.92%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.92%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.92%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (3.67%) JUnit
1 4 (3.67%) Maven
1 4 (3.67%) Selenium
2 1 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.92%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.92%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.92%) Hudson
2 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (14.68%) Finance
2 6 (5.50%) Advertising
2 6 (5.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.92%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.09%) J2EE
1 11 (10.09%) Rendezvous
1 11 (10.09%) XML
2 9 (8.26%) .NET
3 6 (5.50%) REST
4 5 (4.59%) Visualforce
5 4 (3.67%) EDI
5 4 (3.67%) Hibernate
5 4 (3.67%) Java EE
5 4 (3.67%) Mason
5 4 (3.67%) SOAP
5 4 (3.67%) Spring
5 4 (3.67%) Web Services
5 4 (3.67%) WebCenter
6 1 (0.92%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.92%) Apache CXF
6 1 (0.92%) Drools
6 1 (0.92%) jBPM
6 1 (0.92%) Node.js
6 1 (0.92%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.10%) Driving Licence
2 14 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.67%) AS400
4 2 (1.83%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.83%) User Experience
5 1 (0.92%) IVR
5 1 (0.92%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.17%) Windows
2 8 (7.34%) Linux
3 6 (5.50%) Unix
4 3 (2.75%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.92%) CentOS
5 1 (0.92%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.92%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.35%) ERP
2 19 (17.43%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (17.43%) CRM
3 18 (16.51%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (15.60%) ITIL
5 16 (14.68%) ITIL V3
6 11 (10.09%) Data Migration
6 11 (10.09%) Migration
7 10 (9.17%) Presales
7 10 (9.17%) Project Management
8 8 (7.34%) Mentoring
9 7 (6.42%) Business Analysis
9 7 (6.42%) Coaching
9 7 (6.42%) ETL
10 6 (5.50%) Customer Requirements
10 6 (5.50%) Data Integration
11 5 (4.59%) BDD
11 5 (4.59%) Data Cleansing
11 5 (4.59%) SDLC
11 5 (4.59%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 38 (34.86%) SQL
2 19 (17.43%) Java
3 9 (8.26%) C#
4 7 (6.42%) PowerShell
5 5 (4.59%) Apex Code
6 3 (2.75%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.83%) Python
8 1 (0.92%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.92%) Jython
8 1 (0.92%) Ruby
8 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.59%) Degree
2 4 (3.67%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.75%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.83%) ACCA
4 2 (1.83%) CIMA
4 2 (1.83%) MCP
4 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.42%) PMO
2 1 (0.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (17.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.83%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.92%) Docker
3 1 (0.92%) HDFS
3 1 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) SCCM
1 3 (2.75%) SCOM
2 2 (1.83%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.83%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 1 (0.92%) Ansible
3 1 (0.92%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.92%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.92%) Packer
3 1 (0.92%) Puppet
3 1 (0.92%) Terraform
Vendors
1 45 (41.28%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.93%) JD Edwards
2 13 (11.93%) Oracle
3 11 (10.09%) TIBCO
4 5 (4.59%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (4.59%) SAP
5 4 (3.67%) F5
5 4 (3.67%) IBM
5 4 (3.67%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (2.75%) Infor
6 3 (2.75%) Informatica
6 3 (2.75%) Virgin Media
6 3 (2.75%) VMware
7 2 (1.83%) Cisco
7 2 (1.83%) Citrix
7 2 (1.83%) Epicor
7 2 (1.83%) Juniper
7 2 (1.83%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.83%) NetApp
7 2 (1.83%) Sage