Period
to 22 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucester during the 6 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 56 29
Rank change year-on-year +27 -27 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 22 7 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 8.73% 1.47% 8.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.21% 1.52% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 37
Gloucester median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -
10th Percentile £20,000 £40,700 £37,500
90th Percentile £76,500 £62,500 £80,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% -9.09% +4.76%

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 239 461 426
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.84% 97.05% 99.07%
Number of salaries quoted 169 428 250
Gloucester median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,000 £25,975
90th Percentile £68,150 £57,500 £70,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,125 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.92% -5.59% +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 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Gloucester

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (31.82%) Marketing
1 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
1 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
2 6 (27.27%) QA
2 6 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) Firewall
3 5 (22.73%) Java
3 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco
3 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
3 5 (22.73%) Presales
4 4 (18.18%) SFIA
4 4 (18.18%) DevOps
4 4 (18.18%) Requirements Engineering
4 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
4 4 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
4 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 4 (18.18%) GIS
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Retail
5 3 (13.64%) Information Security
5 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
5 3 (13.64%) Brocade
5 3 (13.64%) Computer Forensics
5 3 (13.64%) Network Design
5 3 (13.64%) SAP

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) Wireless
3 2 (9.09%) Internet
3 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
3 2 (9.09%) Network Security
3 2 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (9.09%) SAN
3 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) VLAN
3 2 (9.09%) VPN
3 2 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) GIS
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
General
1 7 (31.82%) Marketing
2 6 (27.27%) Manufacturing
3 3 (13.64%) Electronics
3 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 3 (13.64%) Legal
3 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Industry 4.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
2 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (22.73%) Presales
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
3 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (18.18%) DevOps
3 4 (18.18%) Requirements Engineering
3 4 (18.18%) SFIA
3 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Computer Forensics
4 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (13.64%) Information Security
4 3 (13.64%) Network Design
4 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) C
2 1 (4.55%) C++
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
3 3 (13.64%) CCNP
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (9.09%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (9.09%) CISM
4 2 (9.09%) CISSP
4 2 (9.09%) CLAS
4 2 (9.09%) DBS Check
4 2 (9.09%) IISP
5 1 (4.55%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) CHECK Team Member
5 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) QA
2 2 (9.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.09%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (9.09%) XenApp
1 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) Brocade
3 3 (13.64%) F5
3 3 (13.64%) Juniper
3 3 (13.64%) Riverbed
3 3 (13.64%) SAP
4 2 (9.09%) Aruba
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix
4 2 (9.09%) Fortinet
4 2 (9.09%) Meraki
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 2 (9.09%) Symantec
4 2 (9.09%) Veeam
4 2 (9.09%) VMware