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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 27 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 12 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.84% 7.42% 5.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.19% 7.79% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 11
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -34.78%
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
231 244 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 93.15% 95.31% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 163 159 163
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 22 July 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Chester

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 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 13 (44.83%) Oracle
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (31.03%) Project Management
4 8 (27.59%) SAS
4 8 (27.59%) Degree
5 7 (24.14%) Java
5 7 (24.14%) Business Objects
5 7 (24.14%) SAP
5 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
5 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
5 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
5 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
6 6 (20.69%) C
6 6 (20.69%) C++
6 6 (20.69%) .NET
6 6 (20.69%) MS Office
6 6 (20.69%) Python
6 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
6 6 (20.69%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (20.69%) Six Sigma
6 6 (20.69%) Change Management
6 6 (20.69%) Statistics
6 6 (20.69%) Mathematics
6 6 (20.69%) Physics
6 6 (20.69%) Lean Six Sigma
6 6 (20.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 5 (17.24%) SQL
8 4 (13.79%) UNIX
8 4 (13.79%) Windows

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 8 (27.59%) SAS
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) LDAP
1 1 (3.45%) SAN
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.34%) DB2
4 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (6.90%) QlikView
5 1 (3.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (3.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.45%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.45%) JMeter
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) French Language
3 2 (6.90%) German Language
3 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.90%) Spanish Language
4 1 (3.45%) Italian Language
4 1 (3.45%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) EDI
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.69%) Statistics
2 6 (20.69%) Mathematics
2 6 (20.69%) Physics
3 1 (3.45%) HACMP
3 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.45%) Celerra
3 1 (3.45%) FMCG
3 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.45%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) UNIX
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Tru64
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.90%) AIX
3 2 (6.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (31.03%) Project Management
3 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
3 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
4 6 (20.69%) Lean Six Sigma
4 6 (20.69%) Six Sigma
4 6 (20.69%) Change Management
5 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity
5 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.34%) ERP
6 3 (10.34%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.90%) CRM
7 2 (6.90%) Data Management
7 2 (6.90%) BPR
7 2 (6.90%) High Availability
8 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) C
2 6 (20.69%) C++
2 6 (20.69%) Python
3 5 (17.24%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 6 (20.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (3.45%) EnCE
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) HP AIS
3 1 (3.45%) HP MASE
3 1 (3.45%) VCDX
3 1 (3.45%) NCDA
3 1 (3.45%) NCIE
3 1 (3.45%) VCAP
3 1 (3.45%) CCEE
3 1 (3.45%) CCIA
3 1 (3.45%) ISEB
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.45%) CISSP
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.45%) CEH
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.45%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.45%) XenApp
2 1 (3.45%) XenServer
2 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Oracle
2 7 (24.14%) Business Objects
2 7 (24.14%) SAP
3 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) Sybase
4 2 (6.90%) EMC
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.90%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) Tableau
5 1 (3.45%) ION Trading
5 1 (3.45%) Symantec
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (3.45%) NetApp
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) Dell
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) IBM
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