Period
to 21 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 58 72
Rank change year-on-year -18 +14 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 97 97 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.96% 4.35% 3.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.09% 4.59% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 86 39 74
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
10th Percentile £33,750 £26,900 £32,675
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,050 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 2,370 2,113 2,519
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.85% 94.71% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,711 1,272 1,424
Glasgow median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% -1.16%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,000 £67,500 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% -1.15% +2.35%

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 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 (46.39%) Microsoft
2 29 (29.90%) SQL
3 20 (20.62%) Active Directory
3 20 (20.62%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (19.59%) Finance
4 19 (19.59%) Skype for Business
4 19 (19.59%) Skype
4 19 (19.59%) Driving Licence
5 17 (17.53%) ITIL V3
5 17 (17.53%) ITIL
6 16 (16.49%) Dynamics 365
7 13 (13.40%) CRM
7 13 (13.40%) Dynamics CRM
7 13 (13.40%) Hadoop
8 12 (12.37%) Analytics
8 12 (12.37%) Oracle
9 11 (11.34%) ETL
9 11 (11.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (11.34%) Apache Spark
9 11 (11.34%) Big Data
10 10 (10.31%) SDLC
10 10 (10.31%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (10.31%) TDD
10 10 (10.31%) Spring
10 10 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (10.31%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (10.31%) Java
11 9 (9.28%) SQL Server
11 9 (9.28%) ERP
11 9 (9.28%) SAS

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 19 (19.59%) Skype for Business
2 11 (11.34%) Apache Spark
3 9 (9.28%) SAS
4 6 (6.19%) Apache Pig
5 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.06%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.06%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.03%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (13.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (9.28%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.06%) Dynamics SL
4 1 (1.03%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (1.03%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (1.03%) SAP LE
4 1 (1.03%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.03%) SAP PP
4 1 (1.03%) SAP QM
4 1 (1.03%) SAP SCM
4 1 (1.03%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.03%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.49%) Dynamics 365
2 6 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.19%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.09%) Office 365
5 2 (2.06%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (2.06%) IaaS
6 1 (1.03%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.59%) Skype
2 2 (2.06%) Firewall
2 2 (2.06%) LAN
2 2 (2.06%) Network Security
2 2 (2.06%) VPN
2 2 (2.06%) WAN
2 2 (2.06%) WLAN
3 1 (1.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.40%) Hadoop
2 11 (11.34%) Big Data
2 11 (11.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (9.28%) SQL Server
4 8 (8.25%) Power BI
5 6 (6.19%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (6.19%) Apache Hive
5 6 (6.19%) Sqoop
6 3 (3.09%) Data Mining
6 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.06%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.06%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (2.06%) Data Lake
7 2 (2.06%) HDInsight
7 2 (2.06%) PowerCenter
7 2 (2.06%) QlikView
7 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (9.28%) Maven
2 5 (5.15%) Eclipse
2 5 (5.15%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.12%) Cucumber
3 4 (4.12%) JUnit
3 4 (4.12%) Selenium
4 2 (2.06%) JMeter
4 2 (2.06%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.03%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 19 (19.59%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Advertising
2 6 (6.19%) Banking
3 5 (5.15%) Marketing
4 2 (2.06%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.06%) Legal
4 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.06%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.31%) Spring
2 9 (9.28%) Hibernate
2 9 (9.28%) REST
3 5 (5.15%) Apache Axis
3 5 (5.15%) Drools
3 5 (5.15%) J2EE
3 5 (5.15%) Java EE
3 5 (5.15%) Spring Boot
3 5 (5.15%) Web Services
4 4 (4.12%) SOAP
5 3 (3.09%) .NET
5 3 (3.09%) Visualforce
6 2 (2.06%) CSS
6 2 (2.06%) HTML
6 2 (2.06%) WCF
7 1 (1.03%) HTML5
7 1 (1.03%) JSP
7 1 (1.03%) Middleware
7 1 (1.03%) SAP Basis
7 1 (1.03%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.59%) Driving Licence
2 9 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.15%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.06%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (2.06%) CESG
5 2 (2.06%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (2.06%) User Experience
6 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.03%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.03%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.03%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.03%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.15%) Windows
2 3 (3.09%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.06%) Unix
4 1 (1.03%) Linux
4 1 (1.03%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.03%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.62%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (17.53%) ITIL
2 17 (17.53%) ITIL V3
3 13 (13.40%) CRM
4 12 (12.37%) Analytics
5 11 (11.34%) ETL
6 10 (10.31%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (10.31%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (10.31%) SDLC
6 10 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (10.31%) TDD
7 9 (9.28%) ERP
7 9 (9.28%) Microservices
7 9 (9.28%) Presales
8 8 (8.25%) Test Strategy
9 7 (7.22%) Data Migration
9 7 (7.22%) Information Security
9 7 (7.22%) Migration
10 6 (6.19%) Data Cleansing
10 6 (6.19%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 29 (29.90%) SQL
2 10 (10.31%) Java
3 6 (6.19%) PL/SQL
3 6 (6.19%) R
4 3 (3.09%) Apex Code
4 3 (3.09%) C#
4 3 (3.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.03%) Java 8
5 1 (1.03%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (6.19%) ISEB
2 5 (5.15%) CISSP
3 4 (4.12%) CISA
3 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.09%) CISM
4 3 (3.09%) Degree
5 2 (2.06%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (2.06%) CGEIT
5 2 (2.06%) CRISC
5 2 (2.06%) MCSE
6 1 (1.03%) ACCA
6 1 (1.03%) CASP
6 1 (1.03%) CIMA
6 1 (1.03%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) PMO
2 2 (2.06%) GDPR
2 2 (2.06%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.06%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.06%) PSD2
3 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 20 (20.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.25%) HDFS
3 5 (5.15%) Docker
4 2 (2.06%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.03%) vSphere
5 1 (1.03%) XenApp
5 1 (1.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (6.19%) Oozie
2 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (2.06%) RSA Archer
3 1 (1.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 45 (46.39%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.37%) Oracle
3 5 (5.15%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (4.12%) SAP
5 3 (3.09%) VMware
6 2 (2.06%) Adobe
6 2 (2.06%) Apple
6 2 (2.06%) Informatica
6 2 (2.06%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.03%) Citrix
7 1 (1.03%) Epicor
7 1 (1.03%) HP
7 1 (1.03%) IBM
7 1 (1.03%) Infor
7 1 (1.03%) NetApp
7 1 (1.03%) Sage
7 1 (1.03%) Tableau