The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Consultant
Rank 180 186 166
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 8 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.20% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 5
Average salary £34,500 £34,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.47% +51.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £30,400 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,900 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.92%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3837 3921 3633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.88% 95.52% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3194 3391 3285
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
IT Consultant
North West

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 2014.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) LAN
2 9 (50.00%) WAN
3 8 (44.44%) Windows
4 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 6 (33.33%) Project Management
4 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (27.78%) VPN
5 5 (27.78%) Retail
5 5 (27.78%) Finance
5 5 (27.78%) Firewall
5 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
5 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
6 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (16.67%) Android
6 3 (16.67%) CRM
6 3 (16.67%) MCSE
6 3 (16.67%) Java
6 3 (16.67%) .NET
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (16.67%) CISSP
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (16.67%) Information Security
6 3 (16.67%) CISA

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) LAN
1 9 (50.00%) WAN
2 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (27.78%) VPN
3 5 (27.78%) Firewall
4 2 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (5.56%) DNS
5 1 (5.56%) SAN
5 1 (5.56%) DHCP
5 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
1 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
1 5 (27.78%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Android
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (16.67%) CRM
2 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 3 (16.67%) Information Security
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) E-business
4 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.56%) SOA
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) PHP
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) MCSE
1 3 (16.67%) CISSP
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (16.67%) CISA
1 3 (16.67%) CISM
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) COBIT
2 1 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.56%) COSO
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) vSphere
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) SAP
5 1 (5.56%) Siebel
5 1 (5.56%) IBM
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) Apple
5 1 (5.56%) webMethods
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