The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Knutsford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 14 21 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 5 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 6.17% 6.08% 5.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.41% 7.10% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 9
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +27.55%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
78 155 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 96.30% 85.64% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 57 152 124
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Consultant
Cheshire

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 18 April 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) Middleware
2 12 (70.59%) Finance
3 10 (58.82%) UNIX
4 8 (47.06%) Linux
5 7 (41.18%) Shell Script
5 7 (41.18%) TIBCO
5 7 (41.18%) Rendezvous
5 7 (41.18%) BusinessWorks
5 7 (41.18%) Java
5 7 (41.18%) Java SE
5 7 (41.18%) Java EE
5 7 (41.18%) TIBCO EMS
5 7 (41.18%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
5 7 (41.18%) TIBCO iProcess
5 7 (41.18%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
6 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
6 6 (35.29%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (29.41%) SSL
7 5 (29.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 4 (23.53%) Data Quality
8 4 (23.53%) Windows
8 4 (23.53%) AIX
8 4 (23.53%) Informatica
9 3 (17.65%) JCL
9 3 (17.65%) Mainframe
9 3 (17.65%) Perl
9 3 (17.65%) ISPF
10 1 (5.88%) Symantec
10 1 (5.88%) SUSE
10 1 (5.88%) VMware

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (41.18%) TIBCO EMS
1 7 (41.18%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 7 (41.18%) BusinessWorks
1 7 (41.18%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
1 7 (41.18%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) SSL
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) DB2
1 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) Middleware
2 7 (41.18%) Rendezvous
2 7 (41.18%) Java SE
2 7 (41.18%) Java EE
3 6 (35.29%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (29.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 3 (17.65%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.88%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) UNIX
2 8 (47.06%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) AIX
4 1 (5.88%) SUSE
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) HPUX
4 1 (5.88%) Solaris
4 1 (5.88%) zOS
4 1 (5.88%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
1 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Shell Script
1 7 (41.18%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) JCL
2 3 (17.65%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) KVM
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) TIBCO
2 4 (23.53%) Informatica
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Brocade
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) EMC
3 1 (5.88%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) BMC
3 1 (5.88%) CA
3 1 (5.88%) NetApp
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint