The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 20 27 9
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 6 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 6.98% 3.06% 26.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.14% 3.09% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 22
Average salary £27,500 £32,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.72% -7.85%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Consultant
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Altrincham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
84 97 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 97.67% 98.98% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 79 92 75
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Altrincham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

Consultant
Salary Trend in Altrincham

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Altrincham

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Altrincham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Altrincham region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Altrincham

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Altrincham region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title.

1 18 (78.26%) Finance
2 13 (56.52%) Project Management
2 13 (56.52%) Business Analysis
3 12 (52.17%) ITIL
4 10 (43.48%) SQL
5 8 (34.78%) QA
5 8 (34.78%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (30.43%) Data Mapping
6 7 (30.43%) Web Development
6 7 (30.43%) Release Management
6 7 (30.43%) Migration
6 7 (30.43%) Web Design
6 7 (30.43%) HTML
6 7 (30.43%) CSS
6 7 (30.43%) HTML5
6 7 (30.43%) CSS3
6 7 (30.43%) ISTQB
6 7 (30.43%) Python
6 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
6 7 (30.43%) Perl
6 7 (30.43%) ISEB
6 7 (30.43%) Banking
6 7 (30.43%) Front Office
6 7 (30.43%) Back Office
7 6 (26.09%) Degree
8 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
8 3 (13.04%) SLA
8 3 (13.04%) Data Management
8 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
8 3 (13.04%) Service Management

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Altrincham region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) DHCP
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.70%) DNS
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 18 (78.26%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Banking
2 7 (30.43%) Front Office
2 7 (30.43%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) HTML
1 7 (30.43%) CSS
1 7 (30.43%) HTML5
1 7 (30.43%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Project Management
1 13 (56.52%) Business Analysis
2 12 (52.17%) ITIL
3 8 (34.78%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (30.43%) Data Mapping
4 7 (30.43%) Web Development
4 7 (30.43%) Release Management
4 7 (30.43%) Migration
4 7 (30.43%) Web Design
5 3 (13.04%) Data Management
5 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.04%) Service Management
5 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) Python
2 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
2 7 (30.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) ISEB
1 7 (30.43%) ISTQB
2 6 (26.09%) Degree
3 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (8.70%) MCITP
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) QA
2 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) ARCserve
1 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.70%) Fortinet
2 1 (4.35%) VMware