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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
North West / Manchester
Rank 50 30 45
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 188 227 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.20% 7.01% 5.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.37% 7.30% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 132 165 180
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,000 £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
3502 3110 3781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.79% 95.99% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3016 2600 3269
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 £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 22 January 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 22 January 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 4 £42,500 +17.24% 1
Oldham - 3 £22,000 -
Stockport +4 1 £45,000 -
Wigan -12 1 £25,000 -44.44%
Bury - 1 £52,500 -
Consultant
North West

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 116 (32.95%) Finance
2 89 (25.28%) SAP
3 70 (19.89%) Manufacturing
4 65 (18.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 64 (18.18%) Retail
6 63 (17.90%) Degree
6 63 (17.90%) Microsoft
7 58 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
8 56 (15.91%) SQL
9 44 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 44 (12.50%) Data Centre
10 43 (12.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 42 (11.93%) Oracle
11 42 (11.93%) MS Excel
12 39 (11.08%) CISSP
13 38 (10.80%) SQL Server
14 37 (10.51%) ITIL
15 36 (10.23%) Project Management
16 35 (9.94%) Network Security
17 34 (9.66%) Cisco
18 33 (9.38%) Mentoring
19 31 (8.81%) Information Security
19 31 (8.81%) Banking
20 30 (8.52%) ABAP
20 30 (8.52%) Windows
21 29 (8.24%) Migration
21 29 (8.24%) Splunk
22 27 (7.67%) SAP FI/CO
22 27 (7.67%) SAP CO
22 27 (7.67%) SAP FI

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 20 (5.68%) IIS
2 17 (4.83%) SAS
3 7 (1.99%) GeoServer
4 5 (1.42%) Drupal
4 5 (1.42%) NetWeaver
5 3 (0.85%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.85%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.57%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 42 (11.93%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.70%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (1.70%) SPSS
4 5 (1.42%) MS Office
5 2 (0.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 27 (7.67%) SAP CO
1 27 (7.67%) SAP FI
1 27 (7.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 13 (3.69%) SAP PP
3 12 (3.41%) SAP QM
4 11 (3.13%) Sage 200
5 10 (2.84%) Dynamics NAV
5 10 (2.84%) SAP SD
6 9 (2.56%) Adobe Campaign
6 9 (2.56%) SAP MM
7 7 (1.99%) SAP GRC
8 6 (1.70%) SAP WM
9 5 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (1.42%) SAP EHS
10 4 (1.14%) ResourceLink
10 4 (1.14%) Sage X3
10 4 (1.14%) SAP AFS
10 4 (1.14%) SAP MII
10 4 (1.14%) SAP PM
11 3 (0.85%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.11%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (1.70%) Office 365
4 6 (1.70%) SaaS
5 4 (1.14%) FinancialForce.com
6 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.57%) IaaS
6 2 (0.57%) PaaS
6 2 (0.57%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.28%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 35 (9.94%) Network Security
2 19 (5.40%) Firewall
3 13 (3.69%) Cisco Nexus
3 13 (3.69%) NetScaler
4 10 (2.84%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (2.84%) LAN
4 10 (2.84%) WAN
5 7 (1.99%) VPN
6 6 (1.70%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.42%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (1.42%) DNS
7 5 (1.42%) Ethernet
8 4 (1.14%) LDAP
9 3 (0.85%) Skype
10 2 (0.57%) ADSL
10 2 (0.57%) Broadband
10 2 (0.57%) Internet
10 2 (0.57%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (10.80%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.40%) BusinessObjects
3 17 (4.83%) QlikView
4 9 (2.56%) DataStage
4 9 (2.56%) Oracle Database
4 9 (2.56%) SAP BW
4 9 (2.56%) Spotfire
5 8 (2.27%) Big Data
5 8 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.99%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 7 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (1.99%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.70%) Qlik Sense
8 5 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.42%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.14%) DB2
9 4 (1.14%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.14%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 11 (3.13%) LSMW
2 3 (0.85%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.85%) Selenium
2 3 (0.85%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.57%) JUnit
4 1 (0.28%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.28%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.28%) JIRA
4 1 (0.28%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
General
1 116 (32.95%) Finance
2 70 (19.89%) Manufacturing
3 64 (18.18%) Retail
4 31 (8.81%) Banking
5 16 (4.55%) Publishing
6 15 (4.26%) Legal
6 15 (4.26%) Pharmaceutical
7 13 (3.69%) Telecoms
8 12 (3.41%) Billing
9 11 (3.13%) Local Government
10 9 (2.56%) Advertising
10 9 (2.56%) Law
10 9 (2.56%) Marketing
11 6 (1.70%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.57%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.28%) Automotive
13 1 (0.28%) Electronics
13 1 (0.28%) French Language
13 1 (0.28%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.69%) Web Services
2 11 (3.13%) EDI
3 9 (2.56%) HTML
3 9 (2.56%) Middleware
4 8 (2.27%) .NET
5 5 (1.42%) DCOM
5 5 (1.42%) SAP Business Workflow
5 5 (1.42%) Spring
6 4 (1.14%) AngularJS
6 4 (1.14%) BAPI
6 4 (1.14%) SAP ALE
6 4 (1.14%) SAP Basis
6 4 (1.14%) SAP Fiori
6 4 (1.14%) SAP Smart Forms
6 4 (1.14%) SAPUI5
7 3 (0.85%) Apache Camel
7 3 (0.85%) HTML5
7 3 (0.85%) JSON
7 3 (0.85%) Node.js
7 3 (0.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 58 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 20 (5.68%) Management Information System
4 19 (5.40%) Security Operations Centre
5 16 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (4.26%) Computer Science
6 15 (4.26%) Driving Licence
7 14 (3.98%) FMCG
8 9 (2.56%) Mathematics
9 8 (2.27%) Clustering
10 6 (1.70%) Credit Risk
11 5 (1.42%) Visualisation
12 4 (1.14%) iPad
13 3 (0.85%) Fintech
13 3 (0.85%) LIMS
13 3 (0.85%) User Experience
14 2 (0.57%) Blog
14 2 (0.57%) Public Cloud
14 2 (0.57%) SCADA
14 2 (0.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (8.52%) Windows
2 17 (4.83%) Linux
2 17 (4.83%) Unix
3 9 (2.56%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (1.14%) Solaris
6 4 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (18.47%) Stakeholder Management
2 44 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 37 (10.51%) ITIL
4 36 (10.23%) Project Management
5 33 (9.38%) Mentoring
6 31 (8.81%) Information Security
7 29 (8.24%) Migration
8 26 (7.39%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (7.39%) Business Development
9 24 (6.82%) ERP
10 22 (6.25%) Analytics
11 21 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
11 21 (5.97%) Open Source
11 21 (5.97%) Performance Management
11 21 (5.97%) Presales
11 21 (5.97%) Time Management
12 20 (5.68%) Change Management
12 20 (5.68%) Vulnerability Management
13 19 (5.40%) Portfolio Management
13 19 (5.40%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 56 (15.91%) SQL
2 30 (8.52%) ABAP
3 11 (3.13%) Java
4 10 (2.84%) C
4 10 (2.84%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.42%) C#
6 4 (1.14%) Perl
6 4 (1.14%) PHP
6 4 (1.14%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.14%) Python
6 4 (1.14%) R
6 4 (1.14%) SAPscript
6 4 (1.14%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.85%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.85%) VB
8 2 (0.57%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.57%) X++
9 1 (0.28%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.28%) C++
Qualifications
1 63 (17.90%) Degree
2 39 (11.08%) CISSP
3 26 (7.39%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (6.82%) CCNP
5 21 (5.97%) CISM
6 20 (5.68%) IISP
7 11 (3.13%) Security Cleared
8 10 (2.84%) CCIE
8 10 (2.84%) CCSA
8 10 (2.84%) CCSE
8 10 (2.84%) CCSP
9 9 (2.56%) DV Cleared
9 9 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (1.99%) CLAS
11 6 (1.70%) CEH
11 6 (1.70%) CIMA
11 6 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (1.14%) RHCSA
13 3 (0.85%) MCSE
13 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (12.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (7.10%) SLA
3 21 (5.97%) PCI DSS
4 9 (2.56%) COBIT
4 9 (2.56%) ISO 9001
4 9 (2.56%) QA
5 5 (1.42%) ISO 9000
5 5 (1.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.57%) IAS 39
7 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (3.69%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.14%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (1.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.28%) vCloud
4 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (2.84%) FortiGate
2 4 (1.14%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (1.14%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (1.14%) NetBackup
2 4 (1.14%) Puppet
2 4 (1.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 89 (25.28%) SAP
2 63 (17.90%) Microsoft
3 42 (11.93%) Oracle
4 34 (9.66%) Cisco
5 29 (8.24%) Splunk
6 21 (5.97%) Sage
7 19 (5.40%) ArcSight
8 17 (4.83%) VMware
9 12 (3.41%) Informatica
10 11 (3.13%) Ab Initio
11 10 (2.84%) CheckPoint
11 10 (2.84%) Citrix
11 10 (2.84%) Fortinet
12 9 (2.56%) Google
12 9 (2.56%) MicroStrategy
12 9 (2.56%) Rackspace
13 8 (2.27%) Hitachi
13 8 (2.27%) Red Hat
13 8 (2.27%) SolarWinds
14 7 (1.99%) Cognos
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + company bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £42,000- £81,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£80,000
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Brookwood Selection
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £95,000
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ingenio
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Plus Full Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £37500 - £42500 per annum + PMI, pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + commission + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + +Benefits +Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £58,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Washington Frank
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum + commission, bonus, package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago