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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Consultant
Rank 162 184 180
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 27 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.69% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.11% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 25 4 8
Average salary £57,500 £26,250 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+119.04% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £41,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
3741 3514 3884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.36% 94.41% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3149 3002 3362
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 27 February 2015.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (61.36%) Information Security
2 26 (59.09%) Windows
3 25 (56.82%) CISSP
4 23 (52.27%) Linux
4 23 (52.27%) Penetration Testing
4 23 (52.27%) Security Architecture
4 23 (52.27%) OSCP
4 23 (52.27%) OSCE
5 11 (25.00%) SQL
6 9 (20.45%) Finance
7 8 (18.18%) Degree
8 6 (13.64%) Project Management
9 5 (11.36%) ITIL
9 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
9 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
9 5 (11.36%) Business Analysis
9 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (9.09%) CSS3
10 4 (9.09%) Data Mapping
10 4 (9.09%) HTML5
10 4 (9.09%) Release Management
10 4 (9.09%) ISTQB
10 4 (9.09%) Web Development
10 4 (9.09%) Banking
10 4 (9.09%) Migration
10 4 (9.09%) Front Office
10 4 (9.09%) Back Office
10 4 (9.09%) Web Design
10 4 (9.09%) CSS
10 4 (9.09%) ISEB

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1 (2.27%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Intranet
1 2 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.27%) Big Data
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Banking
2 4 (9.09%) Front Office
2 4 (9.09%) Back Office
3 1 (2.27%) Billing
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) HTML
1 4 (9.09%) CSS
1 4 (9.09%) HTML5
1 4 (9.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Economics
2 3 (6.82%) Mathematics
2 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (59.09%) Windows
2 23 (52.27%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Android
3 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) Information Security
2 23 (52.27%) Penetration Testing
2 23 (52.27%) Security Architecture
3 6 (13.64%) Project Management
4 5 (11.36%) ITIL
4 5 (11.36%) Business Analysis
5 4 (9.09%) Web Development
5 4 (9.09%) Release Management
5 4 (9.09%) Data Mapping
5 4 (9.09%) Migration
5 4 (9.09%) Web Design
6 3 (6.82%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (6.82%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (6.82%) Data Security
6 3 (6.82%) OWASP
6 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.27%) Android Development
7 1 (2.27%) iOS Development
7 1 (2.27%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) Python
2 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (56.82%) CISSP
2 23 (52.27%) OSCP
2 23 (52.27%) OSCE
3 8 (18.18%) Degree
4 4 (9.09%) CISA
4 4 (9.09%) ISEB
4 4 (9.09%) ISTQB
5 3 (6.82%) CISM
5 3 (6.82%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (6.82%) PCI DSS
1 3 (6.82%) HIPAA
2 1 (2.27%) COBIT
2 1 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) VMware
3 1 (2.27%) Citrix
3 1 (2.27%) NetApp
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