Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Consultant
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 120 134
Rank change year-on-year -11 +14 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 15 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.68% 0.21% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.22% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 19
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £25,000 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -55.75% +18.95%
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £33,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +51.52% -37.14% +12.90%

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 2,114 1,836 2,521
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.40% 96.58% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,397 1,089 1,614
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,325 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +2.41%

IT Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Consultant in Glasgow

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant in Glasgow.

Salary trend for IT Consultant in Glasgow

IT Consultant Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT 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 IT Consultant in the job title.

1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 10 (66.67%) Skype for Business
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL V3
1 10 (66.67%) Skype
1 10 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 4 (26.67%) Virgin Media
2 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) HTTP
2 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) CISM
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (6.67%) CASP
3 1 (6.67%) CompTIA Security+

IT 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 10 (66.67%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Skype
2 4 (26.67%) HTTP
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.67%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) CASP
2 1 (6.67%) CISM
2 1 (6.67%) CISSP
2 1 (6.67%) CompTIA Security+
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Virgin Media