The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 5.26% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.88% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Consultant
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Blackpool 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
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17 46 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 89.47% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 32 17
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

Consultant
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Blackpool

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (50.00%) InDesign
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) Acrobat
2 2 (50.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) SAP CO
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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 (50.00%) CMS
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Acrobat
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (50.00%) InDesign
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (25.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
1 1 (25.00%) RMADS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP