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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 24 35 34
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 277 231 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.68% 6.44% 6.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.88% 6.66% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 183 173 210
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £29,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
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 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
3516 3468 3878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.50% 96.74% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2978 2874 3159
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 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
Altrincham +5 7 £35,000 -
Rochdale +3 7 £19,500 -66.94% 1
Wigan - 4 £25,000 -
Stockport -2 1 £57,500 +88.52%
Cheadle - 1 £20,000 -
Consultant
North West

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Manchester region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 137 (30.18%) SAP
2 128 (28.19%) Finance
3 101 (22.25%) Manufacturing
4 79 (17.40%) Microsoft
5 64 (14.10%) Project Management
5 64 (14.10%) Retail
6 62 (13.66%) Degree
7 61 (13.44%) Logistics
8 55 (12.11%) Presales
9 54 (11.89%) Java
10 49 (10.79%) ABAP
10 49 (10.79%) .NET
10 49 (10.79%) Publishing
11 47 (10.35%) Stakeholder Management
11 47 (10.35%) Analytical Skills
12 46 (10.13%) Continuous Improvement
13 44 (9.69%) Oracle
13 44 (9.69%) MS Excel
14 42 (9.25%) EDI
14 42 (9.25%) SAP MM
15 40 (8.81%) Migration
16 38 (8.37%) SQL Server
17 36 (7.93%) Integration Testing
18 34 (7.49%) SAP SD
19 32 (7.05%) SAP PP
19 32 (7.05%) Data Migration
19 32 (7.05%) Mentoring
20 31 (6.83%) SAP CO
20 31 (6.83%) SAP FI
20 31 (6.83%) Change Management

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 15 (3.30%) WebSphere
2 13 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (2.64%) SharePoint
4 11 (2.42%) IIS
4 11 (2.42%) NetWeaver
4 11 (2.42%) WebSphere Portal
5 8 (1.76%) Drupal
5 8 (1.76%) GeoServer
5 8 (1.76%) SAS
6 5 (1.10%) Skype for Business
7 4 (0.88%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.44%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.22%) Apache
10 1 (0.22%) JBoss
10 1 (0.22%) nginx
Applications
1 44 (9.69%) MS Excel
2 25 (5.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (4.63%) MS Office
4 3 (0.66%) MS Project
5 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.22%) CATIA
5 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 42 (9.25%) SAP MM
2 34 (7.49%) SAP SD
3 32 (7.05%) SAP PP
4 31 (6.83%) SAP CO
4 31 (6.83%) SAP FI
4 31 (6.83%) SAP FI/CO
5 23 (5.07%) SAP QM
6 19 (4.19%) SAP MDM
6 19 (4.19%) SAP WM
7 18 (3.96%) SAP EHS
8 11 (2.42%) SAP MII
9 8 (1.76%) Dynamics AX
9 8 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
9 8 (1.76%) Dynamics NAV
9 8 (1.76%) SAP PM
9 8 (1.76%) WebTrends
10 5 (1.10%) SAP GRC
11 4 (0.88%) Adobe Campaign
11 4 (0.88%) HFM
12 3 (0.66%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.19%) SaaS
2 14 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.98%) AdWords
4 8 (1.76%) Google Analytics
4 8 (1.76%) Google Tag Manager
4 8 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.54%) IaaS
6 5 (1.10%) SuccessFactors
7 4 (0.88%) Office 365
8 3 (0.66%) PaaS
9 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.29%) Network Security
2 15 (3.30%) Broadband
3 14 (3.08%) SSL
4 11 (2.42%) Internet
5 10 (2.20%) ADSL
6 6 (1.32%) Firewall
6 6 (1.32%) Unified Communications
7 5 (1.10%) MPLS
8 4 (0.88%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.88%) VLAN
8 4 (0.88%) Wireless
9 3 (0.66%) BGP
9 3 (0.66%) DNS
9 3 (0.66%) EIGRP
9 3 (0.66%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.66%) IPsec
9 3 (0.66%) VPN
9 3 (0.66%) WAAS
9 3 (0.66%) WAN
9 3 (0.66%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (8.37%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.73%) BusinessObjects
3 20 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (1.98%) DB2
6 9 (1.98%) GIS
6 9 (1.98%) MySQL
6 9 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (1.76%) QlikView
8 7 (1.54%) SAP HANA
9 5 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.88%) DataStage
10 4 (0.88%) Spotfire
11 3 (0.66%) Essbase
11 3 (0.66%) Power BI
11 3 (0.66%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.44%) Qlik Sense
12 2 (0.44%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 24 (5.29%) LSMW
2 11 (2.42%) Ant
2 11 (2.42%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.32%) Selenium
4 5 (1.10%) JUnit
4 5 (1.10%) Ranorex
4 5 (1.10%) SoapUI
5 4 (0.88%) Cucumber
5 4 (0.88%) sqlmap
6 2 (0.44%) NUnit
6 2 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.44%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.44%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.22%) Appium
7 1 (0.22%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.22%) JIRA
7 1 (0.22%) JMeter
7 1 (0.22%) MorphX
7 1 (0.22%) WebLOAD
General
1 128 (28.19%) Finance
2 101 (22.25%) Manufacturing
3 64 (14.10%) Retail
4 49 (10.79%) Publishing
5 20 (4.41%) Billing
6 19 (4.19%) Banking
7 12 (2.64%) Marketing
8 11 (2.42%) Law
9 10 (2.20%) Advertising
9 10 (2.20%) General Ledger
10 9 (1.98%) Games
11 5 (1.10%) Legal
11 5 (1.10%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.88%) Back Office
12 4 (0.88%) Front Office
13 2 (0.44%) Automotive
13 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.44%) French Language
13 2 (0.44%) German Language
13 2 (0.44%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (10.79%) .NET
2 42 (9.25%) EDI
3 24 (5.29%) CSS
3 24 (5.29%) HTML
4 18 (3.96%) XML
5 16 (3.52%) ASP.NET
5 16 (3.52%) jQuery
6 12 (2.64%) Middleware
6 12 (2.64%) SAP XI
7 11 (2.42%) Ajax
7 11 (2.42%) BAPI
7 11 (2.42%) J2EE
7 11 (2.42%) SAP ALE
7 11 (2.42%) SAP Fiori
7 11 (2.42%) SAP Smart Forms
7 11 (2.42%) SAPUI5
8 9 (1.98%) .NET Framework
8 9 (1.98%) SAP Basis
9 7 (1.54%) Oracle Fusion
9 7 (1.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.35%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.85%) iPad
3 20 (4.41%) Computer Science
4 19 (4.19%) Data Centre
5 18 (3.96%) FMCG
6 13 (2.86%) Blog
7 11 (2.42%) Security Operations Centre
8 9 (1.98%) Clustering
9 8 (1.76%) Replication
10 6 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.10%) Social Media
11 5 (1.10%) TRADACOMS
12 4 (0.88%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.66%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.66%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.66%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.44%) Blackberry
14 2 (0.44%) Credit Risk
14 2 (0.44%) Data Integration
14 2 (0.44%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 29 (6.39%) Windows
2 16 (3.52%) Linux
3 14 (3.08%) Unix
4 9 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.10%) Android
6 4 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.88%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (0.66%) Solaris
8 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.22%) AIX
9 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (14.10%) Project Management
2 61 (13.44%) Logistics
3 55 (12.11%) Presales
4 47 (10.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 46 (10.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 40 (8.81%) Migration
7 36 (7.93%) Integration Testing
8 32 (7.05%) Data Migration
8 32 (7.05%) Mentoring
9 31 (6.83%) Change Management
10 28 (6.17%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (5.51%) Analytics
12 24 (5.29%) ITIL
13 23 (5.07%) GAP Analysis
13 23 (5.07%) Information Security
14 21 (4.63%) Penetration Testing
15 20 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
15 20 (4.41%) SAP Implementation
16 19 (4.19%) Business Analysis
16 19 (4.19%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 54 (11.89%) Java
2 49 (10.79%) ABAP
3 29 (6.39%) C#
4 26 (5.73%) SQL
5 23 (5.07%) JavaScript
6 21 (4.63%) PHP
7 13 (2.86%) C++
8 12 (2.64%) Objective-C
8 12 (2.64%) VB.NET
9 11 (2.42%) Jython
9 11 (2.42%) SAPscript
10 9 (1.98%) ActionScript
10 9 (1.98%) Perl
11 8 (1.76%) Python
12 6 (1.32%) Scala
13 5 (1.10%) C
14 4 (0.88%) Ruby
14 4 (0.88%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.66%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.66%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 62 (13.66%) Degree
2 27 (5.95%) CISSP
3 17 (3.74%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.64%) CHECK Team Leader
4 12 (2.64%) CREST Certified
4 12 (2.64%) Cyber Scheme
4 12 (2.64%) Tigerscheme
5 11 (2.42%) CISM
5 11 (2.42%) IISP
6 9 (1.98%) PCI QSA
7 6 (1.32%) CEH
7 6 (1.32%) CISA
7 6 (1.32%) GSNA
8 5 (1.10%) ACCA
8 5 (1.10%) CCNP
8 5 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.88%) OSCE
9 4 (0.88%) OSCP
9 4 (0.88%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.73%) QA
2 22 (4.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (4.41%) PCI DSS
4 13 (2.86%) SLA
5 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.22%) GAAP
System Software
1 11 (2.42%) Docker
2 5 (1.10%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.10%) vSphere
3 4 (0.88%) vCloud
3 4 (0.88%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.66%) XenApp
5 2 (0.44%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.22%) NDS
6 1 (0.22%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.22%) Xen
6 1 (0.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (3.08%) Puppet
2 11 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (2.20%) QRadar
4 9 (1.98%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (1.10%) Nessus
5 5 (1.10%) Nmap
6 4 (0.88%) vRealize
7 3 (0.66%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.22%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.22%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.22%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.22%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.22%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 1 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.22%) SCCM
8 1 (0.22%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.22%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 137 (30.18%) SAP
2 79 (17.40%) Microsoft
3 44 (9.69%) Oracle
4 12 (2.64%) HP
5 11 (2.42%) ArcSight
5 11 (2.42%) Cisco
5 11 (2.42%) Splunk
5 11 (2.42%) VMware
6 10 (2.20%) Google
7 9 (1.98%) ESRI
8 8 (1.76%) Tableau
8 8 (1.76%) Tealium
9 6 (1.32%) Juniper
10 5 (1.10%) Citrix
10 5 (1.10%) Informatica
11 4 (0.88%) Ab Initio
11 4 (0.88%) Hyperion
11 4 (0.88%) MicroStrategy
11 4 (0.88%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.66%) Sage
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Holiday, Training, Pension,
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 55 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 54 minutes ago
Greater Manchester
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Medical, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £10000 - £35000 Per Annum Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Manager - £60,000 - 80,000k base + excellent package, bonus and fast-t
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £100000 Per Annum 18 - 100K
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum + £6,000 Car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + commission + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £75,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits inc. Car
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dynamic Nation
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Commission up to 40%
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Car allowance, lucrative % £ bonus scheme
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Greater...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £45,000 + generous bonus + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
greywood
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £18,500 to £20,500 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago