Period
to 15 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucester during the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

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

Consultant
Gloucestershire > Gloucester
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 53 33
Rank change year-on-year +16 -20 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 14 6 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 5.38% 1.51% 6.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.67% 1.55% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 43
Gloucester median annual salary £35,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.67% +26.32% -5.00%
10th Percentile £20,000 £42,688 £37,500
90th Percentile £66,000 £62,500 £80,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% -4.76% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester. 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
Gloucester
Permanent vacancies in Gloucester with a recognized job title 247 388 503
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.00% 97.49% 98.24%
Number of salaries quoted 165 349 372
Gloucester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,150 £22,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £63,750
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Gloucester

Consultant
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Gloucester

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Gloucester over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Gloucester

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

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 Gloucester region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 5 (35.71%) QA
2 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) Requirements Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) SFIA
4 3 (21.43%) Presales
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) GIS
4 3 (21.43%) Marketing
4 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
5 2 (14.29%) Retail
5 2 (14.29%) Brocade
5 2 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
5 2 (14.29%) Network Design
5 2 (14.29%) Legal
5 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 2 (14.29%) CCNP
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (14.29%) Juniper
5 2 (14.29%) Riverbed
5 2 (14.29%) F5

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
1 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) VLAN
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) GIS
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) DevOps
2 4 (28.57%) Requirements Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) SFIA
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
3 3 (21.43%) Presales
4 2 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
4 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (14.29%) Network Design
4 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.14%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) CCNP
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.14%) DBS Check
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (7.14%) XenApp
1 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Brocade
2 2 (14.29%) F5
2 2 (14.29%) Juniper
2 2 (14.29%) Riverbed
3 1 (7.14%) Aruba
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
3 1 (7.14%) Meraki
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec
3 1 (7.14%) Veeam
3 1 (7.14%) VMware