Period
to 16 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £46,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 48 49
Rank change year-on-year -39 +1 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 66 127 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.35% 5.79% 4.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.46% 5.98% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 39 70 31
Glasgow median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +17.65% -10.53%
10th Percentile £39,400 £38,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,750 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +3.16%

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 1,908 2,123 1,826
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.71% 96.76% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,367 1,399 1,081
Glasgow median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% +11.76% +1.19%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +1.16% +1.18%

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 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
2 21 (31.82%) Coaching
3 20 (30.30%) Customer Requirements
3 20 (30.30%) Dynamics 365
4 19 (28.79%) Presales
4 19 (28.79%) Finance
4 19 (28.79%) ERP
5 18 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (25.76%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (25.76%) Data Modelling
6 17 (25.76%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (25.76%) Project Management
7 16 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (24.24%) Migration
7 16 (24.24%) ETL
7 16 (24.24%) Microsoft Excel
7 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
7 16 (24.24%) Data Migration
7 16 (24.24%) Data Cleansing
7 16 (24.24%) Customer Engagement
7 16 (24.24%) Tableau
7 16 (24.24%) Power BI
8 15 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (22.73%) Dynamics CRM
8 15 (22.73%) CRM
9 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
10 12 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
10 12 (18.18%) Logistics
10 12 (18.18%) SQL

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 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (24.24%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (22.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (7.58%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 20 (30.30%) Dynamics 365
2 15 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) DNS
1 1 (1.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
1 16 (24.24%) Power BI
1 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.15%) Relational Database
2 10 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (3.03%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.03%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.03%) Selenium
3 1 (1.52%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.52%) Gradle
3 1 (1.52%) JUnit
3 1 (1.52%) Maven
3 1 (1.52%) Mockito
3 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 19 (28.79%) Finance
2 11 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 7 (10.61%) Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Billing
4 2 (3.03%) Legal
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
5 1 (1.52%) German Language
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) CSS
1 8 (12.12%) HTML
1 8 (12.12%) HTML5
2 7 (10.61%) AngularJS
2 7 (10.61%) Web Services
2 7 (10.61%) XML
3 5 (7.58%) SOAP
4 4 (6.06%) .NET
4 4 (6.06%) .NET Framework
4 4 (6.06%) JSON
4 4 (6.06%) LINQ
4 4 (6.06%) RESTful
5 2 (3.03%) LDAP
5 2 (3.03%) REST
6 1 (1.52%) CGI
6 1 (1.52%) CSS3
6 1 (1.52%) JDBC
6 1 (1.52%) ODBC
6 1 (1.52%) React
6 1 (1.52%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.52%) CMDB
2 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.52%) Linux
1 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) Coaching
2 20 (30.30%) Customer Requirements
3 19 (28.79%) ERP
3 19 (28.79%) Presales
4 18 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (25.76%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (25.76%) Data Modelling
5 17 (25.76%) Project Management
6 16 (24.24%) Customer Engagement
6 16 (24.24%) Data Cleansing
6 16 (24.24%) Data Migration
6 16 (24.24%) ETL
6 16 (24.24%) Migration
7 15 (22.73%) CRM
8 12 (18.18%) Logistics
9 11 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
9 11 (16.67%) Visualisation
10 10 (15.15%) Database Theory
10 10 (15.15%) Procedural Programming
10 10 (15.15%) Relational Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
2 12 (18.18%) SQL
3 11 (16.67%) Python
4 10 (15.15%) Bash Shell
4 10 (15.15%) Scala
5 4 (6.06%) C#
6 2 (3.03%) Java
7 1 (1.52%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.52%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) ISEB
4 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.15%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.03%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.52%) PMO
3 1 (1.52%) QA
3 1 (1.52%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.52%) Puppet
2 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (1.52%) SCCM
2 1 (1.52%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
2 16 (24.24%) Tableau
3 12 (18.18%) Oracle
4 11 (16.67%) Cognos
5 8 (12.12%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.03%) SAP
7 1 (1.52%) Informatica
7 1 (1.52%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.52%) Okta
7 1 (1.52%) Red Hat