Period
to 21 September 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 21 September 2017.

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

Consultant
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 50 43
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 116 125 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 7.14% 5.90% 6.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.36% 6.06% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 73 100 118
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +12.36%
10th Percentile £26,650 £37,500 £33,375
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,750 £67,875
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,125
% change year-on-year - +8.40% -2.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 1577 2064 1999
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.11% 97.36% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1273 1622 1642
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £64,875 £62,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Gloucestershire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Gloucestershire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 21 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Gloucestershire

Consultant
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 21 September 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -9 33 £50,000 -16.67% 2
Cirencester - 12 £36,500 - 1
Gloucester -8 6 £60,000 +26.32% 2
Tewkesbury - 4 £45,000 -
Consultant
South West

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

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 65 (56.03%) Security Cleared
2 58 (50.00%) C
3 39 (33.62%) SC Cleared
4 38 (32.76%) DV Cleared
4 38 (32.76%) Project Management
5 37 (31.90%) Business Development
6 35 (30.17%) Degree
7 25 (21.55%) Microsoft
8 24 (20.69%) Business Analysis
9 22 (18.97%) Change Management
10 21 (18.10%) Finance
11 20 (17.24%) MODAF
12 19 (16.38%) Target Operating Model
12 19 (16.38%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (16.38%) TOGAF
13 18 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (14.66%) Amazon AWS
15 14 (12.07%) Mentoring
15 14 (12.07%) Presales
15 14 (12.07%) Management Information System
16 13 (11.21%) Microsoft Office
16 13 (11.21%) ITIL
17 12 (10.34%) PRINCE2
17 12 (10.34%) Workforce Optimisation
18 11 (9.48%) Test Strategy
18 11 (9.48%) Cybersecurity
18 11 (9.48%) CIPD
18 11 (9.48%) Performance Management
18 11 (9.48%) Microsoft Excel
18 11 (9.48%) CIMA

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (0.86%) ArcGIS
1 1 (0.86%) NetWeaver
1 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (11.21%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (9.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (9.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.72%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.86%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.86%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.86%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.86%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.66%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.62%) Amazon S3
3 8 (6.90%) Office 365
4 7 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.03%) LAN
1 7 (6.03%) NAS
1 7 (6.03%) SAN
1 7 (6.03%) WAN
2 4 (3.45%) Firewall
2 4 (3.45%) Internet
2 4 (3.45%) Intranet
2 4 (3.45%) VPN
3 3 (2.59%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (2.59%) Cisco ISE
3 3 (2.59%) Network Security
4 2 (1.72%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.72%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.62%) Hadoop
2 8 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.03%) GIS
4 5 (4.31%) Geospatial Data
4 5 (4.31%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.72%) Spatial Data
6 1 (0.86%) Big Data
6 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.86%) Power BI
6 1 (0.86%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (8.62%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (3.45%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.72%) Axure RP
General
1 21 (18.10%) Finance
2 10 (8.62%) Marketing
3 9 (7.76%) Advertising
4 6 (5.17%) Electronics
4 6 (5.17%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.17%) Retail
4 6 (5.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.86%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.45%) .NET
1 4 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.86%) BAPI
2 1 (0.86%) HTML
2 1 (0.86%) HTML5
2 1 (0.86%) SAP ALE
2 1 (0.86%) SAP PI
2 1 (0.86%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (0.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (0.86%) Web Services
2 1 (0.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.07%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.31%) Driving Licence
3 3 (2.59%) RSA SecurID
3 3 (2.59%) Social Media
4 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.72%) iPad
4 2 (1.72%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (1.72%) SCADA
4 2 (1.72%) User Experience
5 1 (0.86%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.62%) Windows
2 8 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.86%) AIX
3 1 (0.86%) HPUX
3 1 (0.86%) Linux
3 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (32.76%) Project Management
2 37 (31.90%) Business Development
3 24 (20.69%) Business Analysis
4 22 (18.97%) Change Management
5 20 (17.24%) MODAF
6 19 (16.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (16.38%) Target Operating Model
6 19 (16.38%) TOGAF
7 18 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (12.07%) Mentoring
8 14 (12.07%) Presales
9 13 (11.21%) ITIL
10 12 (10.34%) PRINCE2
10 12 (10.34%) Workforce Optimisation
11 11 (9.48%) Behavioural Change
11 11 (9.48%) Cybersecurity
11 11 (9.48%) Performance Management
11 11 (9.48%) Test Strategy
12 10 (8.62%) Mathematics
12 10 (8.62%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 58 (50.00%) C
2 10 (8.62%) C++
2 10 (8.62%) Java
3 9 (7.76%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.17%) Python
5 4 (3.45%) C#
5 4 (3.45%) SQL
6 1 (0.86%) ABAP
6 1 (0.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 65 (56.03%) Security Cleared
2 39 (33.62%) SC Cleared
3 38 (32.76%) DV Cleared
4 35 (30.17%) Degree
5 11 (9.48%) CIMA
5 11 (9.48%) CIPD
5 11 (9.48%) MBA
6 5 (4.31%) CISSP
7 4 (3.45%) CISM
8 3 (2.59%) CCNA
8 3 (2.59%) CESG Certified Professional
8 3 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.72%) CHECK Team Member
9 2 (1.72%) ISACA
9 2 (1.72%) MCSE
9 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.86%) APMP
10 1 (0.86%) CISA
10 1 (0.86%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.72%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.72%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) HIPAA
2 1 (0.86%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.86%) PMO
2 1 (0.86%) RMADS
2 1 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.03%) Hyper-V
1 7 (6.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.72%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (21.55%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.62%) Cisco
3 8 (6.90%) Citrix
3 8 (6.90%) SAP
4 7 (6.03%) 3PAR
4 7 (6.03%) Aruba
4 7 (6.03%) EqualLogic
4 7 (6.03%) HP
4 7 (6.03%) SonicWALL
4 7 (6.03%) VMware
5 5 (4.31%) ESRI
6 3 (2.59%) Palo Alto
6 3 (2.59%) Proofpoint
7 2 (1.72%) Sage
7 2 (1.72%) Splunk
8 1 (0.86%) Epicor
8 1 (0.86%) Infor
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle
8 1 (0.86%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.86%) Red Hat