The median annual salary for an IT Consultant was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

IT Consultant
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 99 98
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.53% 0.21% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.21% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £37,500 £62,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% +38.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £55,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £67,250 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -13.33% +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 907 956 989
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.70% 98.05% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2495 3315 3828
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

IT Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Consultant in Gloucestershire

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for IT Consultant in Gloucestershire

IT 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 IT Consultant within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +12 3 £37,500 -37.50% 1
Cirencester - 2 - -
IT Consultant
South West

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Gloucestershire region featuring IT Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (40.00%) 3PAR
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) NAS
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) EqualLogic
3 2 (40.00%) Aruba
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Advertising
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) SonicWALL

IT 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) NAS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
1 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) HPUX
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) 3PAR
1 2 (40.00%) Aruba
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) EqualLogic
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) SonicWALL
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk