Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Consultant
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 28 42
Rank change year-on-year +15 +14 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 56 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 15.73% 6.89% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.05% 7.00% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 56 35 17
Newport median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newport. 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
Newport
Permanent vacancies in Newport with a recognized job title 349 414 383
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.03% 98.34% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 331 379 335
Newport median annual salary £39,250 £41,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.42% +12.16% +5.71%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £27,050
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £57,500
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +2.86%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Newport

Consultant
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Newport

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Newport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Newport over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Newport

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Newport region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 27 (48.21%) Windows
1 27 (48.21%) Microsoft
1 27 (48.21%) VMware
2 26 (46.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 26 (46.43%) SAP
3 23 (41.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (33.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (33.93%) SAN
5 18 (32.14%) MCSE
5 18 (32.14%) Citrix
5 18 (32.14%) CCA
5 18 (32.14%) Citrix Certification
5 18 (32.14%) Hyper-V
5 18 (32.14%) XenApp
5 18 (32.14%) Office 365
5 18 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (16.07%) Windows Server
6 9 (16.07%) Linux
6 9 (16.07%) Shell Script
7 8 (14.29%) Finance
7 8 (14.29%) Advertising
7 8 (14.29%) IBM
7 8 (14.29%) iSeries
7 8 (14.29%) SAP SRM
8 7 (12.50%) WebSphere
8 7 (12.50%) Bash Shell
8 7 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (12.50%) DevOps
8 7 (12.50%) VCP5

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 18 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (12.50%) IBM HTTP Server
2 7 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 8 (14.29%) SAP SRM
2 6 (10.71%) SAP SD
3 3 (5.36%) SAP FI
3 3 (5.36%) SAP HR
4 1 (1.79%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 18 (32.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.93%) SAN
2 7 (12.50%) DHCP
2 7 (12.50%) DNS
2 7 (12.50%) HTTP
3 2 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (1.79%) Firewall
4 1 (1.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.79%) SAP HANA
General
1 8 (14.29%) Advertising
1 8 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.50%) Middleware
1 7 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) iSeries
2 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 27 (48.21%) Windows
2 18 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (16.07%) Linux
3 9 (16.07%) Windows Server
4 7 (12.50%) OS/400
4 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.79%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (1.79%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.50%) DevOps
1 7 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (5.36%) Project Management
4 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (3.57%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (3.57%) Data Modelling
4 2 (3.57%) Process Improvement
4 2 (3.57%) Process Management
4 2 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (3.57%) Waterfall
5 1 (1.79%) Analytics
5 1 (1.79%) Business Development
5 1 (1.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.79%) Disruptive Innovation
5 1 (1.79%) High Availability
5 1 (1.79%) ITIL
5 1 (1.79%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.07%) Shell Script
2 7 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 7 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (46.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 19 (33.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (32.14%) CCA
3 18 (32.14%) Citrix Certification
3 18 (32.14%) MCSE
4 7 (12.50%) VCP5
5 2 (3.57%) Degree
System Software
1 23 (41.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (32.14%) Hyper-V
2 18 (32.14%) XenApp
3 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Nagios
2 1 (1.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (48.21%) Microsoft
1 27 (48.21%) VMware
2 26 (46.43%) SAP
3 18 (32.14%) Citrix
4 8 (14.29%) IBM
5 7 (12.50%) Splunk
6 2 (3.57%) NetApp
7 1 (1.79%) Dell
7 1 (1.79%) Intel
7 1 (1.79%) Vyatta