The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 18 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 4 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 6.25% 9.68% 4.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.56% 10.87% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £60,000 £20,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+192.68% -62.72%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
61 138 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 95.31% 89.03% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 38 92 62
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Code Coverage
3 2 (28.57%) AS400
3 2 (28.57%) SEO
3 2 (28.57%) Benchmarking
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Google
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) iSeries
3 2 (28.57%) Pay per click
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) GitHub
1 2 (28.57%) Google Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (14.29%) Engine Yard
2 1 (14.29%) Heroku
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) SpecFlow
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (28.57%) Vagrant
2 1 (14.29%) Ant
2 1 (14.29%) FishEye
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 1 (14.29%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) MCollective
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) AS400
1 2 (28.57%) Digital Media
1 2 (28.57%) iSeries
1 2 (28.57%) Social Media
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) CentOS
2 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
1 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Benchmarking
3 2 (28.57%) Code Coverage
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Pay per click
3 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) SEO
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) AWS Certification
1 1 (14.29%) CEH
1 1 (14.29%) CISM
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) CREST Certified
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) OSCP
1 1 (14.29%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (14.29%) Cobbler
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Google
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) BMC
3 1 (14.29%) Cognizant
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) VMware