The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 77 83 37
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 25 33 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.23% 2.29% 5.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 2.36% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 94
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £28,000 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -0.94%
Consultant
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1089 1400 1831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.97% 97.15% 95.36%
Number of salaries quoted 909 1241 1601
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region that featured Consultant in the job title.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Cheshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Consultant
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 5 £55,000 - 2
Wilmslow -23 4 £27,000 -3.57% 2
Warrington +12 2 £57,500 - 1
Ellesmere Port -2 1 £60,000 -
Winsford - 1 £47,500 -
Crewe - 1 - - 1
Consultant
North West

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
2 18 (31.58%) MS Excel
3 16 (28.07%) SQL
4 13 (22.81%) Finance
5 11 (19.30%) Manufacturing
6 9 (15.79%) Advertising
6 9 (15.79%) Information Security
6 9 (15.79%) Windows
7 8 (14.04%) Sage
7 8 (14.04%) Oracle
7 8 (14.04%) ERP
7 8 (14.04%) Risk Management
7 8 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (12.28%) MS Access
9 6 (10.53%) SAP
9 6 (10.53%) VMware
9 6 (10.53%) Migration
9 6 (10.53%) Degree
9 6 (10.53%) NetSuite
10 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (8.77%) Presales
10 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
10 5 (8.77%) VB
10 5 (8.77%) CRM
10 5 (8.77%) Project Management
11 4 (7.02%) CISSP
11 4 (7.02%) Epicor
11 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce
11 4 (7.02%) CISM
11 4 (7.02%) GIS

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.26%) IBM Notes
1 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Sage 200
1 4 (7.02%) Sage X3
1 4 (7.02%) SAP Business One
2 2 (3.51%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (3.51%) SAP SD
2 2 (3.51%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.02%) Office 365
3 2 (3.51%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.75%) Force.com
4 1 (1.75%) IaaS
4 1 (1.75%) iPaaS
4 1 (1.75%) PaaS
4 1 (1.75%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Wireless
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.75%) DNS
2 1 (1.75%) Intranet
2 1 (1.75%) LAN
2 1 (1.75%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.75%) SAN
2 1 (1.75%) Skype
2 1 (1.75%) SSH
2 1 (1.75%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) MS Access
2 4 (7.02%) GIS
3 2 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.51%) QlikView
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.75%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Burp Suite
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle APEX
General
1 13 (22.81%) Finance
2 11 (19.30%) Manufacturing
3 9 (15.79%) Advertising
4 3 (5.26%) Banking
4 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.51%) Marketing
6 1 (1.75%) Billing
6 1 (1.75%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.75%) French Language
6 1 (1.75%) Law
6 1 (1.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (1.75%) COM
2 1 (1.75%) DHTML
2 1 (1.75%) HTML
2 1 (1.75%) Visualforce
2 1 (1.75%) Web Services
2 1 (1.75%) XML
2 1 (1.75%) XSD
2 1 (1.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.51%) iPhone
3 2 (3.51%) PKI
3 2 (3.51%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.75%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.75%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.79%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Windows 10
2 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
2 3 (5.26%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.51%) Linux
3 2 (3.51%) Unix
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.79%) Information Security
2 8 (14.04%) ERP
2 8 (14.04%) Risk Management
2 8 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (10.53%) Migration
4 5 (8.77%) CRM
4 5 (8.77%) Presales
4 5 (8.77%) Project Management
4 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce
5 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 4 (7.02%) Time Management
6 3 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 3 (5.26%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.51%) Internal Audit
7 2 (3.51%) Records Management
7 2 (3.51%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) SQL
2 5 (8.77%) VB
3 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.51%) C
5 1 (1.75%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.75%) Java
5 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) CISM
2 4 (7.02%) CISSP
3 3 (5.26%) VCAP
3 3 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.51%) MCSA
4 2 (3.51%) MCSE
4 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.75%) CCA
5 1 (1.75%) CCNA
5 1 (1.75%) CCNP
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.75%) CREST Certified
5 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.75%) OSCE
5 1 (1.75%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.75%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) vCloud
1 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (5.26%) vSphere
2 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.75%) XenApp
3 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) SCCM
2 3 (5.26%) vRealize
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.75%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.75%) SCOM
4 1 (1.75%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.75%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.75%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.04%) Oracle
2 8 (14.04%) Sage
3 6 (10.53%) NetSuite
3 6 (10.53%) SAP
3 6 (10.53%) VMware
4 4 (7.02%) Epicor
4 4 (7.02%) Infor
5 3 (5.26%) Lotus
6 2 (3.51%) IFS
7 1 (1.75%) Allen-Bradley
7 1 (1.75%) CA
7 1 (1.75%) Cisco
7 1 (1.75%) Citrix
7 1 (1.75%) GUPTA
7 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.75%) Siemens
7 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.75%) Sun
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