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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 29 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 263 230 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.14% 6.06% 6.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.33% 6.26% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 162 163 209
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £25,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £62,750
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
3586 3674 3945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.42% 96.84% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3039 3085 3223
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -7 7 £19,500 -66.37% 1
Altrincham +1 5 £35,000 -14.11%
Wigan - 4 £25,000 -
Stockport -11 2 £45,500 +30.00%
Cheadle - 1 £20,000 -
Sale - 1 £21,500 -
Consultant
North West

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 157 (33.91%) SAP
2 125 (27.00%) Finance
3 120 (25.92%) Manufacturing
4 76 (16.41%) Microsoft
5 72 (15.55%) Retail
6 63 (13.61%) Logistics
7 60 (12.96%) Degree
7 60 (12.96%) ABAP
8 58 (12.53%) Project Management
9 53 (11.45%) Publishing
9 53 (11.45%) Java
10 50 (10.80%) Continuous Improvement
10 50 (10.80%) Presales
11 49 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
11 49 (10.58%) Oracle
12 46 (9.94%) SQL Server
13 45 (9.72%) SAP MM
14 44 (9.50%) Stakeholder Management
14 44 (9.50%) EDI
15 43 (9.29%) .NET
16 42 (9.07%) Migration
17 41 (8.86%) Integration Testing
18 40 (8.64%) SAP FI/CO
18 40 (8.64%) SAP CO
18 40 (8.64%) SAP FI
19 39 (8.42%) MS Excel
20 38 (8.21%) SAP PP
20 38 (8.21%) SAP SD
21 36 (7.78%) Data Migration
22 33 (7.13%) BusinessObjects

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 14 (3.02%) IIS
2 13 (2.81%) NetWeaver
3 12 (2.59%) WebSphere
3 12 (2.59%) WebSphere Application Server
4 11 (2.38%) SAS
4 11 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 11 (2.38%) WebSphere Portal
5 7 (1.51%) Drupal
5 7 (1.51%) GeoServer
6 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.43%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.43%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.43%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.22%) Apache
8 1 (0.22%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.22%) JBoss
8 1 (0.22%) nginx
8 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 39 (8.42%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (3.24%) MS Office
4 5 (1.08%) SPSS
5 3 (0.65%) MS Project
6 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.22%) CATIA
6 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 45 (9.72%) SAP MM
2 40 (8.64%) SAP CO
2 40 (8.64%) SAP FI
2 40 (8.64%) SAP FI/CO
3 38 (8.21%) SAP PP
3 38 (8.21%) SAP SD
4 30 (6.48%) SAP QM
5 24 (5.18%) SAP WM
6 23 (4.97%) SAP EHS
7 20 (4.32%) SAP MDM
8 14 (3.02%) SAP MII
9 11 (2.38%) SAP PM
10 8 (1.73%) Dynamics AX
10 8 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
10 8 (1.73%) WebTrends
11 6 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
12 5 (1.08%) Adobe Campaign
13 4 (0.86%) HFM
13 4 (0.86%) Sage X3
14 3 (0.65%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.02%) SaaS
2 12 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.94%) AdWords
4 8 (1.73%) Google Analytics
4 8 (1.73%) Google Tag Manager
4 8 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.08%) Office 365
6 4 (0.86%) IaaS
7 2 (0.43%) PaaS
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.83%) Network Security
2 16 (3.46%) Broadband
3 12 (2.59%) Internet
3 12 (2.59%) SSL
4 11 (2.38%) ADSL
5 5 (1.08%) Firewall
5 5 (1.08%) LDAP
5 5 (1.08%) Unified Communications
6 4 (0.86%) DNS
7 3 (0.65%) MPLS
7 3 (0.65%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.43%) DHCP
8 2 (0.43%) FTP
8 2 (0.43%) LAN
8 2 (0.43%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.43%) VLAN
8 2 (0.43%) VPN
8 2 (0.43%) WAN
8 2 (0.43%) Wireless
9 1 (0.22%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (9.94%) SQL Server
2 33 (7.13%) BusinessObjects
3 22 (4.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (3.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (2.81%) QlikView
6 12 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (2.38%) DB2
8 9 (1.94%) GIS
9 8 (1.73%) MySQL
9 8 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.51%) Big Data
10 7 (1.51%) Relational Database
11 6 (1.30%) Power BI
11 6 (1.30%) Qlik Sense
12 5 (1.08%) DataStage
12 5 (1.08%) Spotfire
12 5 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.86%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.86%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 28 (6.05%) LSMW
2 12 (2.59%) Jenkins
3 11 (2.38%) Ant
4 5 (1.08%) Selenium
5 4 (0.86%) JUnit
5 4 (0.86%) sqlmap
6 3 (0.65%) Ranorex
6 3 (0.65%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.43%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.22%) Appium
8 1 (0.22%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.22%) Burp Suite
8 1 (0.22%) Gatling
8 1 (0.22%) JMeter
8 1 (0.22%) NeoLoad
8 1 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.22%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.22%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.22%) WebLOAD
General
1 125 (27.00%) Finance
2 120 (25.92%) Manufacturing
3 72 (15.55%) Retail
4 53 (11.45%) Publishing
5 22 (4.75%) Billing
6 18 (3.89%) Banking
7 12 (2.59%) General Ledger
8 11 (2.38%) Law
9 10 (2.16%) Marketing
10 9 (1.94%) Advertising
11 7 (1.51%) Games
11 7 (1.51%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.86%) Local Government
13 3 (0.65%) Back Office
13 3 (0.65%) Front Office
13 3 (0.65%) Legal
14 2 (0.43%) Automotive
14 2 (0.43%) Electronics
14 2 (0.43%) French Language
14 2 (0.43%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (9.50%) EDI
2 43 (9.29%) .NET
3 24 (5.18%) CSS
3 24 (5.18%) HTML
4 17 (3.67%) XML
5 15 (3.24%) jQuery
6 14 (3.02%) ASP.NET
6 14 (3.02%) BAPI
6 14 (3.02%) SAP ALE
6 14 (3.02%) SAP Fiori
6 14 (3.02%) SAP Smart Forms
6 14 (3.02%) SAPUI5
7 12 (2.59%) Middleware
8 11 (2.38%) SAP Basis
8 11 (2.38%) SAP XI
9 10 (2.16%) Ajax
10 9 (1.94%) J2EE
11 8 (1.73%) Web Services
12 7 (1.51%) .NET Framework
13 6 (1.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (6.26%) FMCG
3 21 (4.54%) Data Centre
4 19 (4.10%) iPad
5 17 (3.67%) Computer Science
6 14 (3.02%) Blog
6 14 (3.02%) Security Operations Centre
7 13 (2.81%) Clustering
8 8 (1.73%) Replication
9 5 (1.08%) Credit Risk
9 5 (1.08%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.08%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.08%) TRADACOMS
10 4 (0.86%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.86%) Social Media
10 4 (0.86%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.65%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.65%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.65%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (6.26%) Windows
2 18 (3.89%) Unix
3 17 (3.67%) Linux
4 12 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.08%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (1.08%) Solaris
8 4 (0.86%) Android
8 4 (0.86%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (13.61%) Logistics
2 58 (12.53%) Project Management
3 50 (10.80%) Continuous Improvement
3 50 (10.80%) Presales
4 44 (9.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 42 (9.07%) Migration
6 41 (8.86%) Integration Testing
7 36 (7.78%) Data Migration
8 32 (6.91%) Mentoring
9 30 (6.48%) Business Intelligence
10 28 (6.05%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (6.05%) Analytics
10 28 (6.05%) GAP Analysis
11 26 (5.62%) Change Management
12 25 (5.40%) SAP Implementation
13 23 (4.97%) Information Security
13 23 (4.97%) Penetration Testing
14 22 (4.75%) ITIL
15 20 (4.32%) Business Development
16 19 (4.10%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 60 (12.96%) ABAP
2 53 (11.45%) Java
3 29 (6.26%) SQL
4 27 (5.83%) C#
5 23 (4.97%) JavaScript
6 22 (4.75%) PHP
7 14 (3.02%) SAPscript
8 13 (2.81%) C++
9 12 (2.59%) Objective-C
9 12 (2.59%) VB.NET
10 11 (2.38%) Jython
11 10 (2.16%) Perl
12 8 (1.73%) ActionScript
12 8 (1.73%) Python
13 6 (1.30%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.08%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.86%) C
15 4 (0.86%) Scala
16 3 (0.65%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 60 (12.96%) Degree
2 30 (6.48%) CISSP
3 16 (3.46%) Security Cleared
4 14 (3.02%) CREST Certified
4 14 (3.02%) IISP
5 13 (2.81%) CHECK Team Leader
5 13 (2.81%) Tigerscheme
6 12 (2.59%) CISM
6 12 (2.59%) Cyber Scheme
7 9 (1.94%) PCI QSA
8 7 (1.51%) CISA
9 6 (1.30%) CEH
9 6 (1.30%) GSNA
9 6 (1.30%) OSCE
9 6 (1.30%) OSCP
10 5 (1.08%) ACCA
10 5 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (1.08%) RHCSA
11 4 (0.86%) VCAP
11 4 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (5.62%) QA
3 22 (4.75%) PCI DSS
4 19 (4.10%) SLA
5 2 (0.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (2.38%) Docker
2 6 (1.30%) vSphere
3 5 (1.08%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.86%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.86%) vCloud
5 3 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.65%) XenApp
5 3 (0.65%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (0.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.22%) Xen
7 1 (0.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (3.46%) Puppet
2 11 (2.38%) Microsoft Clustering
2 11 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (2.16%) QRadar
4 5 (1.08%) Nessus
4 5 (1.08%) Nmap
4 5 (1.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 4 (0.86%) vRealize
6 2 (0.43%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (0.43%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.22%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.22%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.22%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.22%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.22%) SCCM
7 1 (0.22%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.22%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 157 (33.91%) SAP
2 76 (16.41%) Microsoft
3 49 (10.58%) Oracle
4 14 (3.02%) ArcSight
4 14 (3.02%) Splunk
5 12 (2.59%) HP
6 11 (2.38%) VMware
7 10 (2.16%) Google
7 10 (2.16%) Tableau
8 8 (1.73%) ESRI
8 8 (1.73%) Tealium
9 6 (1.30%) Cisco
9 6 (1.30%) Informatica
9 6 (1.30%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.08%) Ab Initio
10 5 (1.08%) MicroStrategy
11 4 (0.86%) Citrix
11 4 (0.86%) Hyperion
11 4 (0.86%) Juniper
11 4 (0.86%) Sage
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits inc. Car
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum + £6,000 Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
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Posted: 7 days ago
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Send
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Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, benefits
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