The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Consultant
Rank 175 182 187
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 10 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 8
Average salary £53,750 £34,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.79% +1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,300 £30,950
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £52,900 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
IT 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
3540 3815 3986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.60% 94.78% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2879 3176 3451
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the Manchester region.

IT Consultant Salary Trend in Manchester

IT Consultant
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited IT Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Consultant in their job title.

1 27 (64.29%) Windows
2 26 (61.90%) Information Security
3 24 (57.14%) Linux
3 24 (57.14%) CISSP
4 22 (52.38%) Penetration Testing
4 22 (52.38%) Security Architecture
4 22 (52.38%) OSCP
4 22 (52.38%) OSCE
5 8 (19.05%) SQL
6 7 (16.67%) Finance
7 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 6 (14.29%) Degree
8 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
9 4 (9.52%) Project Management
9 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
9 4 (9.52%) CISA
10 3 (7.14%) CISM
10 3 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (7.14%) Data Security
10 3 (7.14%) Economics
10 3 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (7.14%) ITIL
10 3 (7.14%) FISMA
10 3 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 3 (7.14%) Mathematics
10 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
10 3 (7.14%) PCI DSS
10 3 (7.14%) PCI QSA

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited IT Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.76%) Drupal
2 1 (2.38%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Intranet
1 2 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) HTML
1 2 (4.76%) .NET
1 2 (4.76%) J2EE
1 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
1 2 (4.76%) CSS
1 2 (4.76%) XML
1 2 (4.76%) Ajax
1 2 (4.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Economics
2 3 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (64.29%) Windows
2 24 (57.14%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Information Security
2 22 (52.38%) Penetration Testing
2 22 (52.38%) Security Architecture
3 4 (9.52%) Project Management
4 3 (7.14%) ITIL
4 3 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (7.14%) Data Security
4 3 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.76%) OWASP
5 2 (4.76%) Procure-to-pay
5 2 (4.76%) E-Procurement
5 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.76%) UML
5 2 (4.76%) OO
5 2 (4.76%) RAD
5 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.76%) Service Management
5 2 (4.76%) Content Management
5 2 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) ActionScript
2 2 (4.76%) C#
2 2 (4.76%) Java
2 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.76%) Perl
2 2 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (57.14%) CISSP
2 22 (52.38%) OSCP
2 22 (52.38%) OSCE
3 6 (14.29%) Degree
4 4 (9.52%) CISA
5 3 (7.14%) CISM
5 3 (7.14%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (7.14%) PCI DSS
1 3 (7.14%) HIPAA
1 3 (7.14%) FISMA
2 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.38%) COBIT
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Ariba
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (2.38%) NetApp
3 1 (2.38%) Citrix
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £46250.00 - £69374.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago