The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 30 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 13 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.89% 7.36% 6.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.28% 7.72% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 12
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
246 246 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 92.48% 95.35% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 176 173 164
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £48,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Consultant
Cheshire

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Consultant
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Chester

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Chester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Chester

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (40.00%) Oracle
2 12 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (36.67%) Project Management
4 10 (33.33%) SAS
5 8 (26.67%) Degree
6 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
6 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (23.33%) Business Analysis
6 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
6 7 (23.33%) Java
6 7 (23.33%) Business Objects
6 7 (23.33%) SAP
7 6 (20.00%) MS Office
7 6 (20.00%) .NET
7 6 (20.00%) C
7 6 (20.00%) C++
7 6 (20.00%) Python
7 6 (20.00%) Six Sigma
7 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (20.00%) Mathematics
7 6 (20.00%) Physics
7 6 (20.00%) Statistics
7 6 (20.00%) Change Management
7 6 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
7 6 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (13.33%) Windows
9 4 (13.33%) SQL

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 10 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (3.33%) SAN
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
1 1 (3.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 3 (10.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.00%) DB2
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (6.67%) QlikView
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.33%) JMeter
2 1 (3.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Spanish Language
3 2 (6.67%) French Language
3 2 (6.67%) German Language
3 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.33%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Italian Language
4 1 (3.33%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (20.00%) Physics
2 6 (20.00%) Statistics
3 2 (6.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.33%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.33%) FMCG
4 1 (3.33%) Celerra
4 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.33%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) UNIX
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Tru64
4 1 (3.33%) AIX
4 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (36.67%) Project Management
3 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (23.33%) Business Analysis
4 6 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 6 (20.00%) Change Management
4 6 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
5 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity
6 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (10.00%) Performance Improvement
6 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) Information Management
6 3 (10.00%) ERP
6 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.67%) CRM
7 2 (6.67%) BPR
7 2 (6.67%) Data Management
7 2 (6.67%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) Java
2 6 (20.00%) C
2 6 (20.00%) C++
2 6 (20.00%) Python
3 4 (13.33%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 6 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (3.33%) VCAP
3 1 (3.33%) NCDA
3 1 (3.33%) NCIE
3 1 (3.33%) CCEE
3 1 (3.33%) CCIA
3 1 (3.33%) VCDX
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) HP AIS
3 1 (3.33%) HP MASE
3 1 (3.33%) EnCE
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.33%) MCTS
3 1 (3.33%) MCITP
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) CEH
3 1 (3.33%) ISEB
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) vSphere
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) XenApp
2 1 (3.33%) XenServer
2 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) Business Objects
2 7 (23.33%) SAP
3 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Sybase
4 2 (6.67%) EMC
4 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 2 (6.67%) Tableau
5 1 (3.33%) ION Trading
5 1 (3.33%) Symantec
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Dell
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (3.33%) NetApp
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago