The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
North West / Manchester
Rank 47 34 42
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 204 196 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.38% 5.93% 5.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.57% 6.10% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 146 121 177
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -

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
3665 3211 3831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.70% 97.19% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3071 2666 3235
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Consultant
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Manchester

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

Consultant
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Altrincham -5 8 £42,500 +13.33%
Oldham - 6 £22,000 -
Bolton -13 1 £42,500 +30.76%
Bury - 1 £52,500 -
Wigan - 1 £40,000 - 1
Consultant
North West

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Manchester region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 120 (33.43%) Finance
2 72 (20.06%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (18.66%) Degree
4 65 (18.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 64 (17.83%) SAP
6 63 (17.55%) Microsoft
7 58 (16.16%) Retail
8 57 (15.88%) SQL
9 49 (13.65%) Data Centre
10 48 (13.37%) Manufacturing
11 44 (12.26%) Cisco
12 42 (11.70%) Project Management
13 39 (10.86%) CISSP
13 39 (10.86%) Network Security
14 38 (10.58%) Business Intelligence
14 38 (10.58%) MS Excel
15 37 (10.31%) ITIL
15 37 (10.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 34 (9.47%) Oracle
17 32 (8.91%) Cisco Certification
18 30 (8.36%) CCNP
18 30 (8.36%) Information Security
19 29 (8.08%) SQL Server
19 29 (8.08%) Windows
19 29 (8.08%) ERP
19 29 (8.08%) Splunk
20 28 (7.80%) Migration
20 28 (7.80%) Mentoring
21 26 (7.24%) Banking
22 25 (6.96%) Management Information System

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 17 (4.74%) IIS
2 15 (4.18%) SAS
3 7 (1.95%) GeoServer
4 5 (1.39%) Drupal
5 3 (0.84%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.84%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.56%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.28%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 38 (10.58%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.23%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.39%) MS Office
5 2 (0.56%) SPSS
6 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (5.29%) SAP CO
1 19 (5.29%) SAP FI
1 19 (5.29%) SAP FI/CO
2 18 (5.01%) Dynamics NAV
3 14 (3.90%) Sage 200
4 10 (2.79%) Adobe Campaign
5 8 (2.23%) SAP GRC
6 7 (1.95%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (1.95%) SAP HCM
7 6 (1.67%) SAP MM
7 6 (1.67%) SAP SD
8 5 (1.39%) Sage X3
8 5 (1.39%) SAP PP
8 5 (1.39%) SAP QM
9 4 (1.11%) NetSuite
9 4 (1.11%) ResourceLink
9 4 (1.11%) Sage 50
9 4 (1.11%) SAP AFS
9 4 (1.11%) SAP S/4HANA
10 3 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (5.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.62%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (1.95%) SaaS
4 7 (1.95%) SuccessFactors
5 5 (1.39%) Office 365
6 4 (1.11%) FinancialForce.com
7 2 (0.56%) IaaS
7 2 (0.56%) PaaS
8 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.28%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 39 (10.86%) Network Security
2 24 (6.69%) Firewall
3 19 (5.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 19 (5.29%) NetScaler
4 12 (3.34%) Intrusion Detection
4 12 (3.34%) LAN
4 12 (3.34%) WAN
5 9 (2.51%) TCP/IP
5 9 (2.51%) VPN
6 8 (2.23%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (2.23%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.84%) Skype
8 2 (0.56%) Internet
9 1 (0.28%) DNS
9 1 (0.28%) LDAP
9 1 (0.28%) NAS
9 1 (0.28%) SAN
9 1 (0.28%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.28%) VoIP
9 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (8.08%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.46%) QlikView
3 11 (3.06%) Spotfire
4 10 (2.79%) DataStage
4 10 (2.79%) Oracle Database
4 10 (2.79%) SAP BW
5 9 (2.51%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.39%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 5 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.11%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.84%) Big Data
10 3 (0.84%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.84%) Qlik Sense
11 2 (0.56%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (0.56%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.56%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (0.84%) LSMW
1 3 (0.84%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.56%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.56%) Selenium
3 1 (0.28%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.28%) JIRA
3 1 (0.28%) JUnit
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 120 (33.43%) Finance
2 58 (16.16%) Retail
3 48 (13.37%) Manufacturing
4 26 (7.24%) Banking
5 21 (5.85%) Pharmaceutical
6 18 (5.01%) Legal
7 15 (4.18%) Local Government
8 11 (3.06%) Advertising
8 11 (3.06%) Telecoms
9 9 (2.51%) Billing
10 8 (2.23%) Law
11 7 (1.95%) Marketing
12 6 (1.67%) General Ledger
13 4 (1.11%) Publishing
14 2 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.28%) Automotive
15 1 (0.28%) French Language
15 1 (0.28%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.74%) Web Services
2 14 (3.90%) Middleware
3 8 (2.23%) .NET
3 8 (2.23%) DCOM
3 8 (2.23%) HTML
4 6 (1.67%) SAP Business Workflow
5 4 (1.11%) AngularJS
5 4 (1.11%) EDI
5 4 (1.11%) Spring
6 3 (0.84%) Apache Camel
6 3 (0.84%) HTML5
6 3 (0.84%) J2EE
6 3 (0.84%) JSON
6 3 (0.84%) Node.js
6 3 (0.84%) REST
6 3 (0.84%) Spring Integration
7 2 (0.56%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.56%) CSS
7 2 (0.56%) SAP XI
7 2 (0.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 72 (20.06%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (13.65%) Data Centre
3 25 (6.96%) Management Information System
4 21 (5.85%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (4.46%) Security Operations Centre
6 15 (4.18%) Computer Science
7 13 (3.62%) Driving Licence
8 6 (1.67%) iPad
9 3 (0.84%) Fintech
9 3 (0.84%) FMCG
9 3 (0.84%) LIMS
10 2 (0.56%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.56%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.56%) Social Media
10 2 (0.56%) User Experience
11 1 (0.28%) Blog
11 1 (0.28%) Derivative
11 1 (0.28%) NHS
11 1 (0.28%) SCADA
11 1 (0.28%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 29 (8.08%) Windows
2 14 (3.90%) Linux
2 14 (3.90%) Unix
3 10 (2.79%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.28%) Solaris
5 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (18.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 42 (11.70%) Project Management
3 38 (10.58%) Business Intelligence
4 37 (10.31%) ITIL
5 30 (8.36%) Information Security
6 29 (8.08%) ERP
7 28 (7.80%) Mentoring
7 28 (7.80%) Migration
8 25 (6.96%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (6.69%) DevOps
10 23 (6.41%) Business Development
10 23 (6.41%) Presales
11 22 (6.13%) Change Management
11 22 (6.13%) Open Source
11 22 (6.13%) Risk Management
12 21 (5.85%) Service Delivery
12 21 (5.85%) Time Management
13 19 (5.29%) Analytics
13 19 (5.29%) Performance Management
14 18 (5.01%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (15.88%) SQL
2 16 (4.46%) ABAP
3 11 (3.06%) C
4 10 (2.79%) JavaScript
5 7 (1.95%) Java
5 7 (1.95%) PL/SQL
6 5 (1.39%) C#
6 5 (1.39%) R
7 3 (0.84%) Python
7 3 (0.84%) VB
8 2 (0.56%) X++
9 1 (0.28%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.28%) C++
9 1 (0.28%) Perl
9 1 (0.28%) PHP
9 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (18.66%) Degree
2 39 (10.86%) CISSP
3 32 (8.91%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (8.36%) CCNP
5 19 (5.29%) CISM
6 17 (4.74%) IISP
7 13 (3.62%) CCIE
7 13 (3.62%) CCSA
7 13 (3.62%) CCSE
7 13 (3.62%) CCSP
7 13 (3.62%) Security Cleared
8 10 (2.79%) CLAS
9 9 (2.51%) CEH
9 9 (2.51%) CIMA
9 9 (2.51%) DV Cleared
10 6 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (1.11%) MCSE
11 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.84%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (10.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (6.13%) SLA
3 20 (5.57%) PCI DSS
4 14 (3.90%) QA
5 9 (2.51%) COBIT
5 9 (2.51%) Cyber Essentials
5 9 (2.51%) ISO 9001
6 8 (2.23%) ISO 9000
7 5 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (1.11%) IFRS
8 4 (1.11%) IFRS 9
9 3 (0.84%) PMO
10 2 (0.56%) IAS 39
System Software
1 13 (3.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.11%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.56%) vCloud
5 1 (0.28%) Docker
5 1 (0.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (3.62%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.56%) Nagios
3 1 (0.28%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.28%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.28%) Puppet
3 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 64 (17.83%) SAP
2 63 (17.55%) Microsoft
3 44 (12.26%) Cisco
4 34 (9.47%) Oracle
5 29 (8.08%) Splunk
6 25 (6.96%) Sage
7 24 (6.69%) VMware
8 16 (4.46%) ArcSight
9 15 (4.18%) Google
9 15 (4.18%) Rackspace
10 14 (3.90%) Informatica
11 13 (3.62%) CheckPoint
11 13 (3.62%) Citrix
11 13 (3.62%) Fortinet
12 12 (3.34%) Ab Initio
13 11 (3.06%) SolarWinds
14 10 (2.79%) MicroStrategy
15 9 (2.51%) Pegasus
16 8 (2.23%) Riverbed
17 6 (1.67%) Cognos
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
GK Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ECSC Group PLC
Salary: From £27,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Washington Frank
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, health insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£70,000
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £37500 - £42500 per annum + PMI, pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ingenio
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£75,000 depending on experience.
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + +Benefits +Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Training + Certifications
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Modis International
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Flexible Working Hours
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Greater...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Merseyside, Cheshire, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To c£40,000 + £5.5k car allowance + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago