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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 51 52 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 11 13 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.53% 2.53% 6.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.58% 2.57% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 21
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
426 505 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.93% 98.44% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 355 418 320
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £47,500
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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram 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 28 May 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 -9 3 - -
Newton-le-Willows - 1 £25,500 -
Consultant
North West

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 9 (60.00%) SAP
2 6 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (33.33%) Logistics
3 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 5 (33.33%) SAP SCM
3 5 (33.33%) SAP PP
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (20.00%) IIS
5 3 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (13.33%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (13.33%) IISP
6 2 (13.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (13.33%) Change Control
6 2 (13.33%) SAP HANA
6 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) VMware
6 2 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (13.33%) SAP Basis
6 2 (13.33%) SAP CO
6 2 (13.33%) High Availability
6 2 (13.33%) SAP Security
6 2 (13.33%) Information Assurance
6 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) JSP 440
6 2 (13.33%) RMADS

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 3 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) SAP PP
1 5 (33.33%) SAP SCM
2 2 (13.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (13.33%) SAP CO
2 2 (13.33%) SAP FI
2 2 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (6.67%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) DB2
2 2 (13.33%) SAP HANA
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 6 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.67%) Back Office
3 1 (6.67%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) J2EE
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Basis
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (13.33%) AIX
2 2 (13.33%) Solaris
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (33.33%) Logistics
2 2 (13.33%) Change Control
2 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) High Availability
2 2 (13.33%) Information Assurance
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) SAP Security
2 2 (13.33%) Security Management
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) Process Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C#
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (13.33%) CISM
1 2 (13.33%) CISSP
1 2 (13.33%) IISP
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (13.33%) JSP 440
1 2 (13.33%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago