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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 26 33 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 265 232 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.59% 6.89% 7.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.76% 7.13% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 184 186 224
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £70,000
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
3417 3255 3802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.82% 96.70% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2929 2715 3104
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 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 June 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 June 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
Rochdale +10 7 £19,500 -66.37% 1
Altrincham +8 6 £35,000 - 1
Wigan - 4 £25,000 - 1
Consultant
North West

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 126 (27.39%) SAP
1 126 (27.39%) Finance
2 94 (20.43%) Manufacturing
3 86 (18.70%) Microsoft
4 76 (16.52%) Project Management
5 70 (15.22%) Degree
6 60 (13.04%) Java
6 60 (13.04%) Retail
7 58 (12.61%) Logistics
8 56 (12.17%) Presales
9 53 (11.52%) .NET
10 47 (10.22%) Oracle
11 46 (10.00%) Publishing
12 45 (9.78%) MS Excel
13 44 (9.57%) ABAP
13 44 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
14 43 (9.35%) SQL Server
15 41 (8.91%) Stakeholder Management
16 40 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
17 39 (8.48%) Migration
18 38 (8.26%) EDI
19 34 (7.39%) SAP MM
19 34 (7.39%) Integration Testing
20 33 (7.17%) Agile Software Development
20 33 (7.17%) Change Management
21 32 (6.96%) C#
22 31 (6.74%) Data Migration
22 31 (6.74%) Mentoring
23 30 (6.52%) SQL
24 28 (6.09%) Information Security

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 (3.26%) WebSphere
2 13 (2.83%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (2.61%) IIS
3 12 (2.61%) SharePoint
4 11 (2.39%) WebSphere Portal
5 8 (1.74%) Drupal
5 8 (1.74%) GeoServer
5 8 (1.74%) NetWeaver
6 7 (1.52%) SAS
7 5 (1.09%) Skype for Business
8 4 (0.87%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.43%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.22%) Apache
11 1 (0.22%) JBoss
11 1 (0.22%) nginx
Applications
1 45 (9.78%) MS Excel
2 24 (5.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (4.57%) MS Office
4 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.22%) CATIA
4 1 (0.22%) MS Project
4 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 34 (7.39%) SAP MM
2 26 (5.65%) SAP SD
3 25 (5.43%) SAP CO
3 25 (5.43%) SAP FI
3 25 (5.43%) SAP FI/CO
3 25 (5.43%) SAP PP
4 18 (3.91%) SAP WM
5 16 (3.48%) SAP EHS
5 16 (3.48%) SAP MDM
5 16 (3.48%) SAP QM
6 10 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
6 10 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 10 (2.17%) SAP MII
7 8 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (1.74%) WebTrends
8 6 (1.30%) SAP GRC
9 5 (1.09%) SAP Business One
9 5 (1.09%) SAP PM
10 4 (0.87%) HFM
11 3 (0.65%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.70%) SaaS
2 15 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.96%) AdWords
4 8 (1.74%) Google Analytics
4 8 (1.74%) Google Tag Manager
4 8 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.52%) SuccessFactors
6 6 (1.30%) IaaS
7 3 (0.65%) Office 365
8 2 (0.43%) PaaS
9 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.87%) Network Security
2 14 (3.04%) SSL
3 12 (2.61%) Broadband
4 7 (1.52%) ADSL
4 7 (1.52%) Internet
5 6 (1.30%) Firewall
6 5 (1.09%) MPLS
6 5 (1.09%) Unified Communications
7 4 (0.87%) DNS
7 4 (0.87%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.87%) VLAN
7 4 (0.87%) Wireless
8 3 (0.65%) BGP
8 3 (0.65%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.65%) IPsec
8 3 (0.65%) LAN
8 3 (0.65%) LDAP
8 3 (0.65%) OSPF
8 3 (0.65%) VPN
8 3 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (9.35%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.78%) BusinessObjects
2 22 (4.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (1.96%) GIS
5 9 (1.96%) MySQL
5 9 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (1.74%) SAP HANA
7 7 (1.52%) QlikView
8 6 (1.30%) DB2
8 6 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.87%) Power BI
10 3 (0.65%) DataStage
10 3 (0.65%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.65%) Spotfire
11 2 (0.43%) Base SAS
11 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 22 (4.78%) LSMW
2 11 (2.39%) Ant
2 11 (2.39%) Jenkins
3 8 (1.74%) Selenium
4 7 (1.52%) JUnit
4 7 (1.52%) Ranorex
4 7 (1.52%) SoapUI
5 4 (0.87%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.65%) sqlmap
7 2 (0.43%) NUnit
7 2 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.43%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.43%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.22%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.22%) JIRA
8 1 (0.22%) JMeter
8 1 (0.22%) MorphX
8 1 (0.22%) NeoLoad
8 1 (0.22%) WebLOAD
General
1 126 (27.39%) Finance
2 94 (20.43%) Manufacturing
3 60 (13.04%) Retail
4 46 (10.00%) Publishing
5 23 (5.00%) Billing
6 19 (4.13%) Banking
7 13 (2.83%) Law
8 12 (2.61%) Marketing
9 9 (1.96%) Advertising
9 9 (1.96%) Games
10 7 (1.52%) General Ledger
11 6 (1.30%) Back Office
11 6 (1.30%) Legal
12 5 (1.09%) Local Government
13 4 (0.87%) Front Office
13 4 (0.87%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.43%) Automotive
14 2 (0.43%) Electronics
14 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.43%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (11.52%) .NET
2 38 (8.26%) EDI
3 23 (5.00%) CSS
3 23 (5.00%) HTML
4 18 (3.91%) ASP.NET
5 17 (3.70%) XML
6 15 (3.26%) jQuery
7 12 (2.61%) Middleware
8 11 (2.39%) .NET Framework
8 11 (2.39%) Ajax
8 11 (2.39%) J2EE
9 10 (2.17%) BAPI
9 10 (2.17%) SAP ALE
9 10 (2.17%) SAP Fiori
9 10 (2.17%) SAP Smart Forms
9 10 (2.17%) SAP XI
9 10 (2.17%) SAPUI5
10 8 (1.74%) Oracle Fusion
10 8 (1.74%) Web Services
11 6 (1.30%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.22%) Computer Science
3 22 (4.78%) Data Centre
4 19 (4.13%) iPad
5 16 (3.48%) FMCG
6 13 (2.83%) Blog
7 12 (2.61%) Security Operations Centre
8 10 (2.17%) Replication
9 7 (1.52%) Social Media
10 6 (1.30%) Clustering
11 5 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.09%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.09%) TRADACOMS
12 4 (0.87%) LIMS
13 3 (0.65%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.43%) Blackberry
14 2 (0.43%) Credit Risk
14 2 (0.43%) Data Integration
14 2 (0.43%) IVR
14 2 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.43%) Windows
2 19 (4.13%) Linux
3 13 (2.83%) Unix
4 6 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.09%) Oracle Linux
5 5 (1.09%) Solaris
6 4 (0.87%) Android
6 4 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.65%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.22%) AIX
8 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (16.52%) Project Management
2 58 (12.61%) Logistics
3 56 (12.17%) Presales
4 41 (8.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 40 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 39 (8.48%) Migration
7 34 (7.39%) Integration Testing
8 33 (7.17%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (7.17%) Change Management
9 31 (6.74%) Data Migration
9 31 (6.74%) Mentoring
10 28 (6.09%) Information Security
11 27 (5.87%) Analytics
12 25 (5.43%) ERP
13 24 (5.22%) ITIL
13 24 (5.22%) Penetration Testing
14 22 (4.78%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (4.13%) Service Delivery
16 18 (3.91%) Business Development
16 18 (3.91%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 60 (13.04%) Java
2 44 (9.57%) ABAP
3 32 (6.96%) C#
4 30 (6.52%) SQL
5 27 (5.87%) JavaScript
6 21 (4.57%) PHP
7 16 (3.48%) C++
8 12 (2.61%) Objective-C
8 12 (2.61%) VB.NET
9 11 (2.39%) Jython
9 11 (2.39%) Python
9 11 (2.39%) Scala
10 10 (2.17%) Perl
10 10 (2.17%) SAPscript
11 9 (1.96%) ActionScript
12 6 (1.30%) C
13 5 (1.09%) Ruby
13 5 (1.09%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.87%) RPG
14 4 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 70 (15.22%) Degree
2 25 (5.43%) CISSP
3 23 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 14 (3.04%) CREST Certified
5 12 (2.61%) CHECK Team Leader
5 12 (2.61%) Cyber Scheme
5 12 (2.61%) IISP
5 12 (2.61%) Tigerscheme
6 10 (2.17%) SC Cleared
7 9 (1.96%) CISM
8 8 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (1.74%) PCI QSA
9 7 (1.52%) MCSE
10 6 (1.30%) CISA
10 6 (1.30%) GSNA
10 6 (1.30%) MCSA
11 5 (1.09%) ACCA
11 5 (1.09%) CCNP
11 5 (1.09%) CEH
11 5 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.43%) QA
2 23 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (4.57%) PCI DSS
4 10 (2.17%) SLA
5 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.22%) GAAP
System Software
1 11 (2.39%) Docker
2 5 (1.09%) vSphere
3 4 (0.87%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.87%) vCloud
3 4 (0.87%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.65%) XenApp
5 2 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
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 15 (3.26%) Puppet
2 12 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (2.61%) QRadar
3 6 (1.30%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (1.09%) Nessus
4 5 (1.09%) Nmap
5 4 (0.87%) vRealize
6 3 (0.65%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.22%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.22%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.22%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.22%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.22%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 1 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.22%) RSA Archer
7 1 (0.22%) SCCM
7 1 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.22%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 126 (27.39%) SAP
2 86 (18.70%) Microsoft
3 47 (10.22%) Oracle
4 12 (2.61%) ArcSight
4 12 (2.61%) HP
4 12 (2.61%) Splunk
5 11 (2.39%) Cisco
6 10 (2.17%) Google
6 10 (2.17%) VMware
7 9 (1.96%) ESRI
8 8 (1.74%) Tableau
8 8 (1.74%) Tealium
9 6 (1.30%) Juniper
9 6 (1.30%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.87%) Citrix
10 4 (0.87%) Informatica
11 3 (0.65%) Hyperion
11 3 (0.65%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (0.65%) Sage
11 3 (0.65%) Symantec
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £48000 - £57000 per annum + Car, Healthcare and Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits inc. Car
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 75,000 + package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 5K + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 8 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £47k-£62k plus attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and extensive care
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
EMBS
Salary: £40k - 70k per year + amazing benefits!
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dynamic Nation
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester
Pro-Quest
Salary: 80000-90000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago