The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 56 52 44
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 46 80 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.58% 4.34% 5.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.74% 4.50% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 25 54 49
Average salary £37,500 £46,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.35% +4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £66,750 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
1230 1776 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.79% 96.36% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1075 1439 1161
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,350 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

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 10 February 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Consultant
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +6 6 £42,500 -19.04% 2
Wilmslow -1 6 £28,000 - 13
Knutsford +3 5 £37,500 -42.30%
Runcorn +11 4 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Macclesfield +19 2 £40,000 +35.59%
Crewe +7 2 - - 2
Northwich +2 1 £47,000 +25.33%
Alderley Edge - 1 £40,500 -
Consultant
North West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 20 (23.53%) AS400
2 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (17.65%) RPG
3 15 (17.65%) SQL
3 15 (17.65%) Windows
3 15 (17.65%) R
4 13 (15.29%) Marketing
5 12 (14.12%) VMware
5 12 (14.12%) MS Excel
5 12 (14.12%) Presales
6 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
6 11 (12.94%) MS Exchange
7 10 (11.76%) IBM
7 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (11.76%) .NET
7 10 (11.76%) HTML
7 10 (11.76%) JavaScript
7 10 (11.76%) CSS
8 9 (10.59%) Degree
8 9 (10.59%) Monte Carlo Method
9 8 (9.41%) Analytics
9 8 (9.41%) SAP
10 7 (8.24%) VB.NET
10 7 (8.24%) Active Directory
10 7 (8.24%) SharePoint
10 7 (8.24%) User Experience
11 6 (7.06%) Coaching
11 6 (7.06%) Finance
11 6 (7.06%) Oracle
11 6 (7.06%) Linux

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 11 (12.94%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.24%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (4.71%) JBoss
3 4 (4.71%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.35%) CMS
4 2 (2.35%) NetWeaver
4 2 (2.35%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.18%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (14.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (2.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.35%) InDesign
2 2 (2.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.53%) SAP Business One
3 2 (2.35%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.18%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.18%) SAP PLM
4 1 (1.18%) SAP PP
4 1 (1.18%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) Google Analytics
1 5 (5.88%) PaaS
2 4 (4.71%) Office 365
2 4 (4.71%) SaaS
2 4 (4.71%) Yammer
3 3 (3.53%) GitHub
4 2 (2.35%) Trello
5 1 (1.18%) IaaS
5 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) LAN
1 4 (4.71%) WAN
2 1 (1.18%) Firewall
2 1 (1.18%) Internet
2 1 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.71%) SAP HANA
2 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.35%) MySQL
5 1 (1.18%) Big Data
5 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.18%) MS Access
5 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Cucumber
1 4 (4.71%) HP UFT
1 4 (4.71%) Selenium
1 4 (4.71%) SilkTest
2 1 (1.18%) Ant
2 1 (1.18%) FishEye
2 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.18%) JIRA
2 1 (1.18%) Maven
2 1 (1.18%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.18%) Subversion
2 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.18%) TestComplete
2 1 (1.18%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (15.29%) Marketing
2 6 (7.06%) Finance
3 5 (5.88%) Retail
4 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.35%) Advertising
5 2 (2.35%) Publishing
6 1 (1.18%) Banking
6 1 (1.18%) Billing
6 1 (1.18%) Law
6 1 (1.18%) Legal
6 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.76%) .NET
1 10 (11.76%) CSS
1 10 (11.76%) HTML
2 6 (7.06%) jQuery
3 5 (5.88%) Web Services
4 4 (4.71%) Middleware
5 3 (3.53%) Ajax
5 3 (3.53%) SAP Fiori
5 3 (3.53%) WCF
5 3 (3.53%) XML
6 2 (2.35%) SAP Basis
6 2 (2.35%) SAP PI
7 1 (1.18%) EDI
7 1 (1.18%) LAMP
7 1 (1.18%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.53%) AS400
2 7 (8.24%) User Experience
3 6 (7.06%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.88%) Digital Media
4 5 (5.88%) iSeries
4 5 (5.88%) Social Media
5 4 (4.71%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.53%) Clustering
7 2 (2.35%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (2.35%) Cybercrime
7 2 (2.35%) EqualLogic
7 2 (2.35%) Graphic Design
7 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.35%) Psychology
7 2 (2.35%) SCADA
8 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.18%) Online Banking
8 1 (1.18%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.65%) Windows
2 6 (7.06%) Linux
3 5 (5.88%) Unix
3 5 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.12%) Presales
2 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (10.59%) Monte Carlo Method
4 8 (9.41%) Analytics
5 6 (7.06%) Coaching
5 6 (7.06%) Test Automation
6 5 (5.88%) Benchmarking
6 5 (5.88%) CRM
6 5 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 5 (5.88%) Pay per click
6 5 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (5.88%) SEO
6 5 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 5 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (5.88%) Validation
6 5 (5.88%) Web Development
7 4 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.71%) ERP
7 4 (4.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.65%) R
1 15 (17.65%) RPG
1 15 (17.65%) SQL
2 10 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.24%) VB.NET
4 5 (5.88%) C#
5 4 (4.71%) C
5 4 (4.71%) Java
6 3 (3.53%) C++
7 2 (2.35%) PHP
8 1 (1.18%) Perl
8 1 (1.18%) Python
8 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (10.59%) Degree
2 4 (4.71%) ISTQB
2 4 (4.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.35%) CISSP
3 2 (2.35%) SAP Certification
4 1 (1.18%) CCNA
4 1 (1.18%) CCNP
4 1 (1.18%) CEH
4 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.18%) CISM
4 1 (1.18%) CREST Certified
4 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.18%) OSCP
4 1 (1.18%) Tigerscheme
4 1 (1.18%) VCAP
4 1 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) COBIT
2 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.18%) Val IT
System Software
1 7 (8.24%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.06%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.18%) Docker
4 1 (1.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (1.18%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.12%) VMware
3 10 (11.76%) IBM
4 8 (9.41%) SAP
5 6 (7.06%) Oracle
6 5 (5.88%) Dell
6 5 (5.88%) Google
6 5 (5.88%) HP
7 4 (4.71%) Micro Focus
8 3 (3.53%) NetApp
9 2 (2.35%) Adobe
9 2 (2.35%) Citrix
9 2 (2.35%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (2.35%) EPiServer
9 2 (2.35%) Wonderware
10 1 (1.18%) Cisco
10 1 (1.18%) Cognizant
10 1 (1.18%) Forcepoint
10 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.18%) Symantec
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Wilmslow, Cheshire
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