The median annual salary for a Consultant was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 39 64
Rank change year-on-year -1 +25  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 53 75 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.63% 5.80% 3.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.82% 5.98% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 15 49 35
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £55,300 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -  

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 911 1254 1122
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 96.71% 96.98% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 508 799 743
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 34 (31.48%) Microsoft
2 31 (28.70%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (24.07%) Windows Server
4 24 (22.22%) Windows
4 24 (22.22%) VMware
5 21 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (18.52%) Finance
7 18 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 18 (16.67%) Hyper-V
8 17 (15.74%) SQL
9 15 (13.89%) ITIL
9 15 (13.89%) Citrix
9 15 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (12.96%) MS Exchange
10 14 (12.96%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (12.04%) vSphere
12 12 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (10.19%) Java
13 11 (10.19%) Risk Management
13 11 (10.19%) Waterfall
13 11 (10.19%) Customer Engagement
13 11 (10.19%) SDLC
13 11 (10.19%) Presales
14 10 (9.26%) OpenLink RightAngle
14 10 (9.26%) XenApp
14 10 (9.26%) ETRM
14 10 (9.26%) Triple Point
14 10 (9.26%) Banking
14 10 (9.26%) Data Analysis
14 10 (9.26%) 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 14 (12.96%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.63%) SAS
3 3 (2.78%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.85%) IBM Domino
4 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (9.26%) Endur
1 10 (9.26%) OpenLink RightAngle
2 4 (3.70%) Sage 200
2 4 (3.70%) SAP SD
3 3 (2.78%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 2 (1.85%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.93%) Pegasus Opera
5 1 (0.93%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.78%) Office 365
3 2 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.85%) Google Compute Engine
3 2 (1.85%) SaaS
4 1 (0.93%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.26%) TCP/IP
2 8 (7.41%) VLAN
2 8 (7.41%) VPN
3 5 (4.63%) Firewall
3 5 (4.63%) Internet
3 5 (4.63%) SAN
4 4 (3.70%) WAN
5 2 (1.85%) Skype
6 1 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.93%) DHCP
6 1 (0.93%) DNS
6 1 (0.93%) GoToMeeting
6 1 (0.93%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.93%) LAN
6 1 (0.93%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.93%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.33%) Big Data
1 9 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.78%) Base SAS
3 3 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (2.78%) DataStage
3 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.78%) SAS EBI
3 3 (2.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (2.78%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.85%) DB2
4 2 (1.85%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (0.93%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 3 (2.78%) JMeter
1 3 (2.78%) LoadRunner
2 2 (1.85%) Ant
2 2 (1.85%) Concordion
2 2 (1.85%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.85%) Gradle
2 2 (1.85%) Hudson
2 2 (1.85%) JBehave
2 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.85%) JUnit
2 2 (1.85%) Maven
General
1 20 (18.52%) Finance
2 10 (9.26%) Banking
3 7 (6.48%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.63%) Advertising
5 1 (0.93%) Back Office
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Private Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Publishing
5 1 (0.93%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.85%) JSON
1 2 (1.85%) SAP Basis
1 2 (1.85%) SOAP
1 2 (1.85%) Spring
1 2 (1.85%) XML
2 1 (0.93%) .NET
2 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.93%) Mason
2 1 (0.93%) Middleware
2 1 (0.93%) Web Services
2 1 (0.93%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.41%) Replication
2 5 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.70%) PMI
4 3 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.85%) Derivative
5 2 (1.85%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.85%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.85%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (0.93%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (0.93%) PKI
6 1 (0.93%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.07%) Windows Server
2 24 (22.22%) Windows
3 15 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (12.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.85%) Unix
6 2 (1.85%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.93%) Linux
7 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.70%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (13.89%) ITIL
3 12 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (10.19%) Customer Engagement
4 11 (10.19%) Presales
4 11 (10.19%) Risk Management
4 11 (10.19%) SDLC
4 11 (10.19%) Waterfall
5 10 (9.26%) Data Analysis
5 10 (9.26%) ETRM
5 10 (9.26%) UML
6 9 (8.33%) Analytics
6 9 (8.33%) ERP
6 9 (8.33%) ETL
6 9 (8.33%) Information Management
7 8 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
8 6 (5.56%) Process Improvement
8 6 (5.56%) Virtual Environments
9 5 (4.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.74%) SQL
2 11 (10.19%) Java
3 4 (3.70%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.78%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.85%) C#
5 2 (1.85%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.93%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.93%) PeopleCode
6 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.93%) SQR
6 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.63%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.63%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.70%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.78%) CCNA
4 3 (2.78%) CCNP
4 3 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.78%) Degree
5 2 (1.85%) MCITP
5 2 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.93%) GCIH
6 1 (0.93%) MCSA
6 1 (0.93%) MCSE
6 1 (0.93%) MCT
6 1 (0.93%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.48%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.78%) PMO
2 3 (2.78%) QA
2 3 (2.78%) SLA
3 2 (1.85%) MiFID
System Software
1 21 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 18 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 13 (12.04%) vSphere
4 10 (9.26%) XenApp
5 2 (1.85%) BitLocker
5 2 (1.85%) Docker
5 2 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.85%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.85%) XenServer
6 1 (0.93%) Firmware
6 1 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (6.48%) SCCM
2 4 (3.70%) SCOM
3 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.93%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.93%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.93%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 34 (31.48%) Microsoft
2 24 (22.22%) VMware
3 15 (13.89%) Citrix
4 10 (9.26%) OpenLink
4 10 (9.26%) Triple Point
5 6 (5.56%) Cisco
5 6 (5.56%) IBM
5 6 (5.56%) Oracle
5 6 (5.56%) SAP
6 5 (4.63%) JD Edwards
6 5 (4.63%) Netezza
7 4 (3.70%) HP
7 4 (3.70%) PeopleSoft
7 4 (3.70%) Sage
7 4 (3.70%) Symantec
8 3 (2.78%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.78%) Cognos
8 3 (2.78%) Dell
8 3 (2.78%) Juniper
8 3 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
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