The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Consultant
Rank 187 155 132
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 5 22 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.59% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.62% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 59
Average salary £43,750 £55,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £35,400 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Business 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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3960 3525 4178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.49% 94.86% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3416 3074 3749
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Business Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Business Consultant
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Business Consultant Salary Trend in Manchester

Business Consultant
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Consultant across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Business Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Business 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 Business Consultant in their job title.

1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) SAP
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (25.00%) Business Development
3 3 (25.00%) SAP Business One
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Business Objects
4 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (16.67%) Logistics
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (16.67%) Marketing
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) MySQL
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) IIS
5 1 (8.33%) Windows
5 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
5 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (8.33%) CRM

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Business 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 Business Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) SAS
1 1 (8.33%) GroupWise
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) SAP Business One
2 1 (8.33%) SAP BPC
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SMTP
1 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (8.33%) FTP
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) MPLS
1 1 (8.33%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) QlikView
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) BODI
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Local Government
4 1 (8.33%) Back Office
4 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) NHS
1 1 (8.33%) DTV
1 1 (8.33%) BBC
1 1 (8.33%) Derivative
1 1 (8.33%) Hedge funds
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Business Development
3 2 (16.67%) Logistics
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
4 1 (8.33%) Fund Accounting
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Business Objects
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Lotus
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