The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Lancashire region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 45 46 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 10 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.58% 3.94% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% 4.17% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 12
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.51%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
380 480 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.94% 94.67% 98.25%
Number of salaries quoted 336 407 411
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Lancashire

Consultant
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley -1 1 £45,000 +4.34% 1
Consultant
North West

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Lancashire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 16 (80.00%) SAP
2 14 (70.00%) Manufacturing
3 13 (65.00%) Logistics
3 13 (65.00%) Business Analysis
3 13 (65.00%) SAP SCM
3 13 (65.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (65.00%) SAP PP
4 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 3 (15.00%) Linux
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (10.00%) High Availability
5 2 (10.00%) SAP Security
5 2 (10.00%) DB2
5 2 (10.00%) J2EE
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle
5 2 (10.00%) AIX
5 2 (10.00%) Solaris
5 2 (10.00%) SAN
5 2 (10.00%) Middleware
5 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.00%) Change Control
5 2 (10.00%) SAP HANA
5 2 (10.00%) SAP Basis
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (5.00%) SAP CO
6 1 (5.00%) ION Trading
6 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 13 (65.00%) SAP PP
1 13 (65.00%) SAP SCM
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (5.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (5.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (5.00%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) DB2
2 2 (10.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 14 (70.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) J2EE
1 2 (10.00%) Middleware
1 2 (10.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (5.00%) Smart Meter
1 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
1 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.00%) AIX
2 2 (10.00%) Solaris
3 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Business Analysis
1 13 (65.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 13 (65.00%) Logistics
2 2 (10.00%) Change Control
2 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (10.00%) High Availability
2 2 (10.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) SAP Security
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile Commerce
3 1 (5.00%) Process Management
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C#
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Nagios
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) ION Trading
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago