The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheadle 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 8 23 18
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 10 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 16.39% 2.33% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.87% 2.63% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -
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 Cheadle 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
Cheadle
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53 38 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 86.89% 88.37% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 37
Average salary £39,000 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

Consultant
Salary Trend in Cheadle

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Cheadle

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheadle

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheadle 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 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 5 (50.00%) SAP
1 5 (50.00%) ERP
1 5 (50.00%) Epicor
1 5 (50.00%) Pegasus
1 5 (50.00%) Sage
1 5 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (50.00%) SAP Business One
1 5 (50.00%) Sage 200
2 4 (40.00%) JSP
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) WLAN
2 4 (40.00%) Security Management
2 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) Aerospace
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (40.00%) CESG
2 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (40.00%) SCADA
2 4 (40.00%) JSP 440
2 4 (40.00%) Information Assurance
2 4 (40.00%) Network Management
2 4 (40.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (10.00%) Windows

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheadle 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.

Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (50.00%) SAP Business One
1 5 (50.00%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) LAN
1 4 (40.00%) WLAN
1 4 (40.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (40.00%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (40.00%) CESG
1 4 (40.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ERP
2 4 (40.00%) Security Management
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Information Assurance
2 4 (40.00%) Network Management
2 4 (40.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (40.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) SAP
1 5 (50.00%) Epicor
1 5 (50.00%) Pegasus
1 5 (50.00%) Sage
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft