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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 45 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 189 241 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.43% 6.80% 7.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.56% 7.04% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 148 182 251
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £25,100 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
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
3398 3425 3811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.56% 96.61% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2902 2798 3137
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
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 6 May 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 6 May 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 4 £19,500 -56.66% 1
Altrincham - 3 £52,500 -
Wigan - 2 £26,250 -
Bolton +8 1 £32,500 +23.80% 1
Consultant
North West

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 89 (21.87%) Finance
2 81 (19.90%) SAP
3 77 (18.92%) Microsoft
4 72 (17.69%) Degree
5 67 (16.46%) Project Management
6 57 (14.00%) Oracle
7 54 (13.27%) Manufacturing
8 46 (11.30%) Presales
9 44 (10.81%) SQL Server
9 44 (10.81%) Java
10 43 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
11 42 (10.32%) ERP
12 40 (9.83%) .NET
12 40 (9.83%) Agile Software Development
13 37 (9.09%) SQL
14 35 (8.60%) Windows
14 35 (8.60%) MS Excel
15 30 (7.37%) Information Security
16 28 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
16 28 (6.88%) Logistics
17 27 (6.63%) HTML
18 25 (6.14%) ITIL
18 25 (6.14%) Migration
19 24 (5.90%) SAP MM
19 24 (5.90%) C#
19 24 (5.90%) Retail
19 24 (5.90%) Mentoring
20 23 (5.65%) Analytics
21 22 (5.41%) JavaScript
21 22 (5.41%) Linux

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 (3.69%) IIS
2 12 (2.95%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.21%) GeoServer
4 8 (1.97%) Drupal
4 8 (1.97%) Skype for Business
4 8 (1.97%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.47%) SAS
5 6 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (1.23%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.98%) WebSphere Portal
8 3 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.74%) NetWeaver
8 3 (0.74%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.49%) Oracle Self-Service HR
9 2 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.49%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 35 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.42%) MS Office
3 16 (3.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) CATIA
4 1 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 24 (5.90%) SAP MM
2 19 (4.67%) SAP SD
3 18 (4.42%) SAP PP
4 16 (3.93%) Dynamics AX
4 16 (3.93%) Dynamics NAV
5 15 (3.69%) SAP CO
5 15 (3.69%) SAP FI
5 15 (3.69%) SAP FI/CO
5 15 (3.69%) SAP WM
6 10 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
6 10 (2.46%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (1.97%) Oracle EBS R12
7 8 (1.97%) SAP SCM
7 8 (1.97%) WebTrends
8 7 (1.72%) SAP MDM
9 6 (1.47%) Oracle Payroll
9 6 (1.47%) SAP Business One
9 6 (1.47%) SAP GRC
10 5 (1.23%) Dynamics GP
10 5 (1.23%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.93%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.46%) SaaS
3 8 (1.97%) AdWords
3 8 (1.97%) Google Analytics
3 8 (1.97%) Google Tag Manager
3 8 (1.97%) SuccessFactors
4 6 (1.47%) IaaS
5 2 (0.49%) Office 365
5 2 (0.49%) PaaS
5 2 (0.49%) Taleo
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.16%) Network Security
2 14 (3.44%) Firewall
3 13 (3.19%) Internet
4 11 (2.70%) ADSL
4 11 (2.70%) TCP/IP
5 10 (2.46%) FTP
6 8 (1.97%) DNS
7 7 (1.72%) SSL
7 7 (1.72%) Unified Communications
8 5 (1.23%) ISDN
8 5 (1.23%) LAN
8 5 (1.23%) MPLS
8 5 (1.23%) PSTN
8 5 (1.23%) VLAN
8 5 (1.23%) VPN
8 5 (1.23%) WAN
8 5 (1.23%) Wireless
9 4 (0.98%) BGP
9 4 (0.98%) EIGRP
9 4 (0.98%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (3.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (2.21%) GIS
5 9 (2.21%) MySQL
6 8 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (1.97%) SAP HANA
7 5 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (0.98%) Power BI
8 4 (0.98%) QlikView
9 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.49%) Base SAS
10 2 (0.49%) Big Data
10 2 (0.49%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.49%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 8 (1.97%) Selenium
2 6 (1.47%) JUnit
2 6 (1.47%) LSMW
2 6 (1.47%) Ranorex
2 6 (1.47%) SoapUI
3 4 (0.98%) Ant
3 4 (0.98%) Cucumber
3 4 (0.98%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.49%) JIRA
4 2 (0.49%) NUnit
4 2 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.49%) SpecFlow
4 2 (0.49%) sqlmap
4 2 (0.49%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.49%) Toad
5 1 (0.25%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.25%) Maven
5 1 (0.25%) MorphX
5 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 89 (21.87%) Finance
2 54 (13.27%) Manufacturing
3 24 (5.90%) Retail
4 17 (4.18%) Law
5 16 (3.93%) Banking
5 16 (3.93%) Publishing
6 14 (3.44%) Billing
7 13 (3.19%) Telecoms
8 12 (2.95%) Games
9 11 (2.70%) Local Government
10 8 (1.97%) Advertising
10 8 (1.97%) Marketing
11 6 (1.47%) Back Office
12 5 (1.23%) Legal
13 4 (0.98%) Front Office
14 3 (0.74%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.49%) French Language
16 1 (0.25%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (9.83%) .NET
2 27 (6.63%) HTML
3 18 (4.42%) CSS
4 15 (3.69%) XML
5 13 (3.19%) ASP.NET
6 11 (2.70%) EDI
6 11 (2.70%) J2EE
7 9 (2.21%) .NET Framework
7 9 (2.21%) Ajax
7 9 (2.21%) jQuery
8 8 (1.97%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (0.98%) Middleware
9 4 (0.98%) REST
9 4 (0.98%) WCF
9 4 (0.98%) Web Services
9 4 (0.98%) XMPP
10 3 (0.74%) LAMP
10 3 (0.74%) LINQ
10 3 (0.74%) Spring
10 3 (0.74%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.16%) Computer Science
2 21 (5.16%) Data Centre
3 15 (3.69%) iPad
4 11 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.70%) Replication
4 11 (2.70%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (1.47%) Blog
6 5 (1.23%) Driving Licence
6 5 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.23%) Social Media
7 4 (0.98%) LIMS
7 4 (0.98%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.74%) FMCG
9 2 (0.49%) Clustering
9 2 (0.49%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.49%) Health Informatics
9 2 (0.49%) Informatics
9 2 (0.49%) TRADACOMS
9 2 (0.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 35 (8.60%) Windows
2 22 (5.41%) Linux
3 9 (2.21%) Unix
4 6 (1.47%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
5 5 (1.23%) Solaris
5 5 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.74%) Android
6 3 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (16.46%) Project Management
2 46 (11.30%) Presales
3 42 (10.32%) ERP
4 40 (9.83%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (7.37%) Information Security
6 28 (6.88%) Logistics
6 28 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (6.14%) ITIL
7 25 (6.14%) Migration
8 24 (5.90%) Mentoring
9 23 (5.65%) Analytics
10 22 (5.41%) Business Transformation
10 22 (5.41%) Penetration Testing
11 20 (4.91%) Change Management
11 20 (4.91%) CRM
12 18 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (4.42%) Vulnerability Management
13 16 (3.93%) Business Development
13 16 (3.93%) Integration Testing
13 16 (3.93%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 44 (10.81%) Java
2 37 (9.09%) SQL
3 24 (5.90%) C#
4 22 (5.41%) JavaScript
5 15 (3.69%) PHP
6 13 (3.19%) C++
7 12 (2.95%) Perl
8 11 (2.70%) Python
9 10 (2.46%) ABAP
9 10 (2.46%) RPG
10 9 (2.21%) ActionScript
10 9 (2.21%) Scala
11 7 (1.72%) C
12 6 (1.47%) Objective-C
12 6 (1.47%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.23%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.23%) Ruby
13 5 (1.23%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.23%) VB
14 4 (0.98%) Jython
Qualifications
1 72 (17.69%) Degree
2 19 (4.67%) CISSP
3 18 (4.42%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (2.70%) IISP
6 10 (2.46%) CREST Certified
6 10 (2.46%) MCSE
6 10 (2.46%) SC Cleared
7 7 (1.72%) CHECK Team Leader
7 7 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (1.72%) MCSA
8 6 (1.47%) CCNP
8 6 (1.47%) Cyber Scheme
8 6 (1.47%) Tigerscheme
9 5 (1.23%) CISM
10 4 (0.98%) CEH
10 4 (0.98%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.74%) PCI QSA
11 3 (0.74%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 20 (4.91%) PCI DSS
2 14 (3.44%) QA
3 7 (1.72%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.47%) SLA
5 1 (0.25%) GAAP
5 1 (0.25%) ISO19770
System Software
1 8 (1.97%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.23%) vSphere
2 5 (1.23%) XenDesktop
3 4 (0.98%) Docker
4 3 (0.74%) XenApp
5 2 (0.49%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.49%) vCloud
5 2 (0.49%) XenServer
6 1 (0.25%) NDS
6 1 (0.25%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (2.70%) QRadar
2 10 (2.46%) Puppet
3 7 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.23%) Nessus
4 5 (1.23%) Nmap
4 5 (1.23%) RSA Archer
5 3 (0.74%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 3 (0.74%) SCCM
6 2 (0.49%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.49%) vRealize
6 2 (0.49%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.25%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.25%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.25%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.25%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.25%) EdgeSight
7 1 (0.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.25%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 1 (0.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 81 (19.90%) SAP
2 77 (18.92%) Microsoft
3 57 (14.00%) Oracle
4 14 (3.44%) Cisco
5 12 (2.95%) HP
6 11 (2.70%) ArcSight
6 11 (2.70%) Splunk
7 9 (2.21%) ESRI
7 9 (2.21%) VMware
8 8 (1.97%) Google
8 8 (1.97%) Tableau
9 6 (1.47%) Citrix
10 5 (1.23%) Hitachi
10 5 (1.23%) Juniper
10 5 (1.23%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.74%) Dell
11 3 (0.74%) Ipanema Technologies
11 3 (0.74%) Qualys
11 3 (0.74%) Riverbed
11 3 (0.74%) Symantec
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K-£70k plus attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and extensive care
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: Varied Depending on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Myles Roberts
Salary: benefits + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Myles Roberts
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Salary Depending on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £37500 - £42500 per annum + PMI, pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Dynamic Nation
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance, Overtime, Training,
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport
Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 20000-25000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits, commision
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + commission + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £18,500 to £20,500 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dynamic Nation
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + PACKAGE Negotiable
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45 - £50 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
SolutionsPT
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Car, Pension, Holiday, Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £46500.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago
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Pro-Quest
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Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance/ Bonus Structure
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension
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Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits, car allowance
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Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + fantastic benefits package
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Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Greater...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago