The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Knutsford region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 12 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 7.32% 1.39% 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.89% 1.40% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Median salary - £42,500 £54,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -21.65%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Knutsford 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
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38 143 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 92.68% 99.31% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 21 136 146
Median salary £27,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.47% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Consultant
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Knutsford

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Knutsford region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) GIS
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team Management
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (33.33%) CISM
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Code Coverage
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Python

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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 1 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Engine Yard
2 1 (16.67%) GitHub
2 1 (16.67%) Heroku
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) MCollective
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
2 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
2 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Code Coverage
2 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISM
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (16.67%) Cobbler
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) BMC
2 1 (16.67%) CA
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) VMware