The median annual salary for a Consultant was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

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

Consultant
UK / Wales
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 33 72
Rank change year-on-year -20 +39  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 45 82 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.21% 6.12% 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.37% 6.22% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 29 50 16
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +55.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £52,500 £36,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1030 1318 1338
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 96.26% 98.43% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 862 1118 1134
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales that featured Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Wales

Consultant
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Wales

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Wales over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Wales

Consultant
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
South Wales -17 34 £45,000 - 3
West Wales - 5 - -
Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Wales region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 30 (30.30%) Finance
2 26 (26.26%) Microsoft
3 25 (25.25%) SQL
4 21 (21.21%) SAP
4 21 (21.21%) Windows
5 17 (17.17%) VMware
6 16 (16.16%) Advertising
6 16 (16.16%) CCA
6 16 (16.16%) Degree
6 16 (16.16%) Office 365
7 15 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (15.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (15.15%) Hyper-V
7 15 (15.15%) XenApp
7 15 (15.15%) Citrix Certification
7 15 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (15.15%) Citrix
7 15 (15.15%) SAN
7 15 (15.15%) MCSE
7 15 (15.15%) Oracle
8 14 (14.14%) T-SQL
9 13 (13.13%) ABAP
9 13 (13.13%) NetWeaver
9 13 (13.13%) ERP
9 13 (13.13%) Management Information System
10 12 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (11.11%) BusinessObjects

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 15 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2013
2 13 (13.13%) NetWeaver
3 4 (4.04%) SAP Portal
4 2 (2.02%) Documentum
4 2 (2.02%) FileNet
4 2 (2.02%) IIS
4 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.02%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 9 (9.09%) Oracle 11i
1 9 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
1 9 (9.09%) Oracle Assets
1 9 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
1 9 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
1 9 (9.09%) Oracle General Ledger
1 9 (9.09%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 9 (9.09%) Oracle Payables
1 9 (9.09%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (5.05%) SAP CRM
3 4 (4.04%) SAP MM
3 4 (4.04%) SAP SD
4 3 (3.03%) Sage 200
4 3 (3.03%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (2.02%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (2.02%) Sage MMS
6 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (1.01%) SAP FI
6 1 (1.01%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.16%) Office 365
2 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.15%) SAN
2 4 (4.04%) DHCP
2 4 (4.04%) VLAN
2 4 (4.04%) Wireless
2 4 (4.04%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.01%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.01%) HTTP
3 1 (1.01%) SSL
3 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.01%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.01%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 9 (9.09%) Oracle Discoverer
3 9 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.05%) SAP HANA
5 5 (5.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.02%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.02%) SAP BW
7 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.01%) Biml
8 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle APEX
General
1 30 (30.30%) Finance
2 16 (16.16%) Advertising
3 9 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.04%) Billing
4 4 (4.04%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.02%) Games
5 2 (2.02%) Marketing
5 2 (2.02%) Retail
5 2 (2.02%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.09%) XML
2 6 (6.06%) SAP ALE
3 3 (3.03%) BAPI
3 3 (3.03%) HTML
3 3 (3.03%) J2EE
3 3 (3.03%) Web Dynpro
3 3 (3.03%) XSLT
4 2 (2.02%) CSS
5 1 (1.01%) .NET
5 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.01%) DHTML
5 1 (1.01%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.01%) WCF
5 1 (1.01%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.13%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.08%) User Experience
3 5 (5.05%) CESG
4 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.02%) Clustering
5 2 (2.02%) EPoS
6 1 (1.01%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.21%) Windows
2 15 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (4.04%) Linux
4 1 (1.01%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.13%) ERP
2 11 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (9.09%) B2B
3 9 (9.09%) Process Management
3 9 (9.09%) Workflow
4 8 (8.08%) Mentoring
4 8 (8.08%) Project Management
4 8 (8.08%) Time Management
5 6 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (6.06%) CRM
5 6 (6.06%) Process Improvement
5 6 (6.06%) Waterfall
6 5 (5.05%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (5.05%) Information Security
6 5 (5.05%) OO
6 5 (5.05%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (5.05%) Risk Management
6 5 (5.05%) SABSA
6 5 (5.05%) Security Architecture
6 5 (5.05%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 25 (25.25%) SQL
2 14 (14.14%) T-SQL
3 13 (13.13%) ABAP
4 9 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 8 (8.08%) Java
6 3 (3.03%) C#
7 2 (2.02%) C
7 2 (2.02%) C++
8 1 (1.01%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.01%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (16.16%) CCA
1 16 (16.16%) Degree
2 15 (15.15%) Citrix Certification
2 15 (15.15%) MCSE
2 15 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (15.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 8 (8.08%) HND
5 5 (5.05%) CISM
5 5 (5.05%) CISSP
5 5 (5.05%) SC Cleared
6 4 (4.04%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (5.05%) RMADS
System Software
1 15 (15.15%) Hyper-V
1 15 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 15 (15.15%) XenApp
2 4 (4.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.01%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (26.26%) Microsoft
2 21 (21.21%) SAP
3 17 (17.17%) VMware
4 15 (15.15%) Citrix
4 15 (15.15%) Oracle
5 4 (4.04%) Mitel
6 3 (3.03%) Avaya
6 3 (3.03%) hybris
6 3 (3.03%) Sage
7 2 (2.02%) Cisco
7 2 (2.02%) IBM
7 2 (2.02%) Nortel
7 2 (2.02%) OpenText
7 2 (2.02%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.01%) Cognos
8 1 (1.01%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
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