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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Consultant
Rank 173 190 150
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 17 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.43% 0.097% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.10% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 26
Average salary £48,000 £47,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.52% -13.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £38,400 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
3762 3917 3687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.77% 95.07% 94.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3151 3240 3230
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015.

Business Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 12 (57.14%) SAP
2 7 (33.33%) SAP Business One
2 7 (33.33%) SDLC
3 6 (28.57%) Hedge funds
3 6 (28.57%) Derivative
4 5 (23.81%) Project Management
4 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
4 5 (23.81%) Banking
4 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (19.05%) SAP BI
5 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
5 4 (19.05%) Finance
5 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
5 4 (19.05%) SAP HANA
6 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 3 (14.29%) SQL
6 3 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 3 (14.29%) ERP
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle
7 2 (9.52%) Investment Management
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (9.52%) Back Office
7 2 (9.52%) Fund Accounting
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (33.33%) SAP Business One
2 1 (4.76%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DHCP
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SAP BI
1 4 (19.05%) SAP HANA
2 3 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (4.76%) Big Data
4 1 (4.76%) Pentaho
4 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.76%) SAP BW
4 1 (4.76%) DataStage
4 1 (4.76%) OLAP
4 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.76%) Spotfire
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (4.76%) QlikView
General
1 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
1 5 (23.81%) Banking
2 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Back Office
4 1 (4.76%) Advertising
4 1 (4.76%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Derivative
1 6 (28.57%) Hedge funds
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) SDLC
2 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (23.81%) Project Management
2 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
4 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 3 (14.29%) ERP
4 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Investment Management
5 2 (9.52%) Fund Accounting
6 1 (4.76%) Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Master Data Management
6 1 (4.76%) Test Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.76%) Wealth Management
6 1 (4.76%) Use Case
6 1 (4.76%) ETL
6 1 (4.76%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) MCSE
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.76%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) SAP
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Cognos
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) Sun
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Informatica
4 1 (4.76%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (4.76%) Ab Initio
4 1 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Teradata
4 1 (4.76%) Netezza
4 1 (4.76%) DataFlux
4 1 (4.76%) Infor
4 1 (4.76%) Tableau
Manchester, Lancashire
Dufrain Consulting
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40K - £65K
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Volt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London or Manchester
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago