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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Consultant
Rank 176 184 155
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -29
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 5 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.15% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 11
Average salary £25,000 £47,500 £16,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.36% +187.87%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3792 3914 3650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.45% 95.05% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3129 3390 3231
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 29 July 2014.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

IT Consultant
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Consultant within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham +7 1 - -
Bolton - 1 £26,500 -
Stockport - 1 - -
IT Consultant
North West

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
1 7 (43.75%) LAN
1 7 (43.75%) WAN
2 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 5 (31.25%) VPN
2 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
2 5 (31.25%) Retail
2 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) Finance
4 3 (18.75%) Service Management
4 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
4 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
4 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) VoIP
5 2 (12.50%) Banking
5 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
6 1 (6.25%) Information Security
6 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
6 1 (6.25%) Business Development
6 1 (6.25%) Degree
6 1 (6.25%) VMware Server

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) WAN
1 7 (43.75%) LAN
2 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 5 (31.25%) VPN
3 2 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
1 5 (31.25%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Solaris
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CISSP
1 1 (6.25%) CISA
1 1 (6.25%) CISM
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) EMC
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) NetApp
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) BT
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