Consultant Jobs in Wales

Consultant
UK > Wales

The median Consultant salary in Wales is £47,500 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 20 June 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
20 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 47 99 118
Rank change year-on-year +52 +19 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 85 40 28
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 3.57% 2.34% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.83% 2.73% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 43 25 20
10th Percentile £31,250 £53,000 £34,125
25th Percentile £32,500 £57,500 £45,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £70,000 £58,750
Median % change year-on-year -32.14% +19.15% +80.77%
75th Percentile £65,000 - £73,125
90th Percentile £71,000 - £77,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +3.85% +8.33%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Wales

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies in Wales. 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.

Permanent vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 2,219 1,464 1,932
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 93.31% 85.76% 94.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,533 808 1,144
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,391 £31,000
25th Percentile £33,000 £33,746 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - -5.26% +11.76%
75th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £69,350 £72,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Wales

Consultant
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Consultant in Wales.

Salary trend for Consultant in Wales

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Consultant in Wales over the 6 months to 20 June 2024.

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 6 months to 20 June 2024. 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
Jobs
South Wales +34 72 £45,000 -35.71% 18
West Wales +14 9 £55,000 +12.24% 1
North Wales - 2 - - 1
Consultant
UK

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 June 2024, Consultant job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 33 (38.82%) Social Skills
2 28 (32.94%) Actionable Insight
3 23 (27.06%) Finance
4 22 (25.88%) Data Centre
5 21 (24.71%) Oracle
6 18 (21.18%) Firewall
7 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 15 (17.65%) Roadmaps
8 15 (17.65%) Project Management
8 15 (17.65%) SAP
8 15 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (17.65%) Migration
8 15 (17.65%) VMware
9 14 (16.47%) Palo Alto
10 13 (15.29%) Ansible
10 13 (15.29%) Customer Service
10 13 (15.29%) Red Hat
11 12 (14.12%) ITIL
12 11 (12.94%) Software Engineering
12 11 (12.94%) Security Cleared
12 11 (12.94%) Cybersecurity
12 11 (12.94%) Analytics
13 10 (11.76%) Azure
13 10 (11.76%) Social Media
13 10 (11.76%) Coaching
13 10 (11.76%) Lead Generation
13 10 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
13 10 (11.76%) Customer Experience
13 10 (11.76%) Onboarding
13 10 (11.76%) Agile

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.88%) Apache
2 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Exchange
3 1 (1.18%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.18%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.76%) Azure
2 9 (10.59%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (5.88%) Amazon S3
3 5 (5.88%) Microsoft 365
4 4 (4.71%) AWS
4 4 (4.71%) Power Platform
5 3 (3.53%) Entra ID
5 3 (3.53%) OCI
5 3 (3.53%) SaaS
6 1 (1.18%) IaaS
6 1 (1.18%) PaaS
6 1 (1.18%) Power Automate
6 1 (1.18%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.18%) Firewall
2 9 (10.59%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (10.59%) Cisco IOS
2 9 (10.59%) LAN
2 9 (10.59%) TCP/IP
2 9 (10.59%) WAN
3 6 (7.06%) VPN
4 5 (5.88%) Internet
4 5 (5.88%) IPsec
4 5 (5.88%) SNMP
5 3 (3.53%) DHCP
5 3 (3.53%) DNS
6 1 (1.18%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.06%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (7.06%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.71%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.71%) Data Lake
4 3 (3.53%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.35%) Power BI
5 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.18%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (1.18%) GIS
6 1 (1.18%) Metadata
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (1.18%) Spatial Data
General
1 33 (38.82%) Social Skills
2 23 (27.06%) Finance
3 9 (10.59%) Telecoms
4 7 (8.24%) Presentation Skills
5 6 (7.06%) Marketing
5 6 (7.06%) Public Sector
6 5 (5.88%) Retail
7 3 (3.53%) Advertising
7 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
8 2 (2.35%) Law
9 1 (1.18%) Aerospace
9 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.18%) Inclusion and Diversity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
1 5 (5.88%) YAML
2 1 (1.18%) Lightning Web Components
2 1 (1.18%) PostGIS
2 1 (1.18%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.88%) Data Centre
2 10 (11.76%) Onboarding
2 10 (11.76%) Social Media
3 8 (9.41%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.35%) Renewable Energy
5 1 (1.18%) Distributed Systems
5 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.18%) Operational Technology
5 1 (1.18%) Product Ownership
5 1 (1.18%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.18%) Replication
5 1 (1.18%) Security Posture
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.41%) AIX
1 8 (9.41%) Solaris
1 8 (9.41%) Unix
1 8 (9.41%) Windows
2 6 (7.06%) Linux
3 5 (5.88%) Data ONTAP
4 3 (3.53%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.35%) VMS
6 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.18%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.94%) Actionable Insight
2 15 (17.65%) Migration
2 15 (17.65%) Project Management
2 15 (17.65%) Roadmaps
3 13 (15.29%) Customer Service
4 12 (14.12%) ITIL
5 11 (12.94%) Analytics
5 11 (12.94%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (12.94%) Software Engineering
6 10 (11.76%) Agile
6 10 (11.76%) Coaching
6 10 (11.76%) Customer Experience
6 10 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (11.76%) Lead Generation
7 9 (10.59%) Change Management
7 9 (10.59%) Data Architecture
7 9 (10.59%) Knowledge Transfer
7 9 (10.59%) Network Design
7 9 (10.59%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (10.59%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.06%) Python
2 3 (3.53%) SQL
3 1 (1.18%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.59%) CCNA
2 9 (10.59%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (10.59%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.24%) Degree
4 4 (4.71%) AWS Certification
4 4 (4.71%) Azure Certification
5 2 (2.35%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.18%) CISSP
6 1 (1.18%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.18%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (9.41%) Firmware
4 5 (5.88%) Docker
5 3 (3.53%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.35%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (15.29%) Ansible
2 5 (5.88%) Kubernetes
2 5 (5.88%) Prometheus
2 5 (5.88%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 21 (24.71%) Oracle
2 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (17.65%) SAP
3 15 (17.65%) VMware
4 14 (16.47%) Palo Alto
5 13 (15.29%) Red Hat
6 10 (11.76%) Sage
7 9 (10.59%) CheckPoint
7 9 (10.59%) Cisco
7 9 (10.59%) Fortinet
7 9 (10.59%) McAfee
8 5 (5.88%) NetApp
8 5 (5.88%) SolidFire
9 2 (2.35%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.35%) Veeam
10 1 (1.18%) ESRI
10 1 (1.18%) Salesforce
10 1 (1.18%) Sophos
10 1 (1.18%) Thales