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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
North West / Cheshire
Rank 68 61 49
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 19 44 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.91% 3.35% 4.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 3.52% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 44
Median salary £51,250 £38,500 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.11% -15.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £30,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £46,200 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -

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
964 1251 1821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.69% 95.35% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 780 1083 1434
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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
Warrington +5 4 £48,750 +11.42% 2
Chester - 4 - -
Wilmslow -7 3 £35,000 -9.09% 6
Consultant
North West

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 16 (34.04%) SQL
2 11 (23.40%) Finance
3 10 (21.28%) Manufacturing
3 10 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
3 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
4 8 (17.02%) Oracle
5 7 (14.89%) Banking
5 7 (14.89%) Degree
5 7 (14.89%) Advertising
5 7 (14.89%) MS Access
6 6 (12.77%) Windows
6 6 (12.77%) VB
6 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
6 6 (12.77%) Risk Management
6 6 (12.77%) Information Security
7 5 (10.64%) ERP
7 5 (10.64%) Sage
7 5 (10.64%) Project Management
8 4 (8.51%) CISSP
8 4 (8.51%) B2B
8 4 (8.51%) Java
8 4 (8.51%) ITIL
8 4 (8.51%) VMware
8 4 (8.51%) CISM
8 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
8 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
8 4 (8.51%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (8.51%) Analytics
8 4 (8.51%) Cybersecurity

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 (6.38%) IBM Notes
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) NetSuite
1 3 (6.38%) Sage X3
2 2 (4.26%) Sage 200
2 2 (4.26%) SAP Business One
3 1 (2.13%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (2.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) iPaaS
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.38%) Office 365
2 2 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.13%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) DMZ
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.13%) DNS
2 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.13%) Intranet
2 1 (2.13%) LAN
2 1 (2.13%) Wireless
2 1 (2.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) MS Access
2 2 (4.26%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (4.26%) GIS
2 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.13%) QlikView
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) JIRA
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 10 (21.28%) Manufacturing
3 7 (14.89%) Advertising
3 7 (14.89%) Banking
4 3 (6.38%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.38%) French Language
4 3 (6.38%) Law
5 2 (4.26%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (2.13%) Marketing
6 1 (2.13%) Retail
6 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) .NET
1 3 (6.38%) Web Services
1 3 (6.38%) XML
1 3 (6.38%) XSD
1 3 (6.38%) XSLT
2 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.13%) D3.js
2 1 (2.13%) DHTML
2 1 (2.13%) EJB
2 1 (2.13%) HTML
2 1 (2.13%) JMS
2 1 (2.13%) JSP
2 1 (2.13%) Servlets
2 1 (2.13%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.26%) iPhone
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Linux
2 3 (6.38%) Unix
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.26%) VMS
3 2 (4.26%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (12.77%) Information Security
2 6 (12.77%) Risk Management
2 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
3 5 (10.64%) ERP
3 5 (10.64%) Project Management
4 4 (8.51%) Analytics
4 4 (8.51%) B2B
4 4 (8.51%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (8.51%) ITIL
4 4 (8.51%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (6.38%) CRM
5 3 (6.38%) Data Transformation
5 3 (6.38%) Integration Testing
5 3 (6.38%) Presales
5 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 2 (4.26%) Content Management
6 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.26%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) SQL
2 6 (12.77%) VB
3 4 (8.51%) Java
3 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.26%) C
4 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.13%) Apex Code
5 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.13%) Python
5 1 (2.13%) R
5 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) CISM
2 4 (8.51%) CISSP
3 1 (2.13%) CCNA
3 1 (2.13%) CCNP
3 1 (2.13%) CEH
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.13%) QA
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (4.26%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (4.26%) VMware ESX
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.26%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (4.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.02%) Oracle
3 5 (10.64%) Sage
4 4 (8.51%) VMware
5 3 (6.38%) Lotus
6 2 (4.26%) Citrix
6 2 (4.26%) Epicor
6 2 (4.26%) Infor
6 2 (4.26%) SAP
7 1 (2.13%) Allen-Bradley
7 1 (2.13%) Avaya
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco
7 1 (2.13%) GUPTA
7 1 (2.13%) IFS
7 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.13%) Siemens
7 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.13%) Sun
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