Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £40,210 in advertised job vacancies in West Wales during the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

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

Consultant
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 56 43
Rank change year-on-year +17 -13 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 11 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 4.14% 1.60% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.25% 1.64% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 1
West Wales median annual salary £40,210 £50,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.58% +72.41% -38.95%
10th Percentile £33,122 £50,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £54,500 £31,000
Wales median annual salary £40,210 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -19.58% +11.11% -5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West 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.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Wales
Permanent vacancies in West Wales with a recognized job title 259 365 168
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 97.59% 98.25%
Number of salaries quoted 237 347 162
West Wales median annual salary £39,301 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.75% +6.67% +22.95%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £57,595 £57,946 £48,625
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in West Wales

Consultant
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for Consultant in West Wales

Consultant
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in West Wales over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Consultant in West Wales

Consultant
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the West Wales region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
Swansea +19 11 £40,210 -19.58% 1
Consultant
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Wales region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) CISSP
1 8 (72.73%) Risk Management
1 8 (72.73%) Information Security
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
1 8 (72.73%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (63.64%) Security Architecture
2 7 (63.64%) Risk Assessment
2 7 (63.64%) SABSA
2 7 (63.64%) CISM
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (9.09%) SaaS
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (72.73%) Information Security
1 8 (72.73%) Risk Management
2 7 (63.64%) Risk Assessment
2 7 (63.64%) SABSA
2 7 (63.64%) Security Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Contract Management
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Security Operations
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) CISSP
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 7 (63.64%) CISM
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco
1 1 (9.09%) Dell
1 1 (9.09%) VMware