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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank 155 161 179
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 16 32 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.50% 0.81% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.84% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 7
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +109.09%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
3100 3817 3632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.48% 96.51% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2562 3260 3148
Average salary £40,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
Rochdale - 1 - -
IT Consultant
North West

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 33 (44.00%) PCI DSS
2 32 (42.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (42.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 32 (42.67%) Security Operations
3 30 (40.00%) Degree
4 27 (36.00%) SIEM
5 25 (33.33%) CISSP
5 25 (33.33%) Project Management
5 25 (33.33%) Games
6 24 (32.00%) IIS
6 24 (32.00%) Splunk
6 24 (32.00%) Portfolio Management
6 24 (32.00%) ArcSight
6 24 (32.00%) Security Architecture
6 24 (32.00%) Performance Management
6 24 (32.00%) Security Operations Centre
6 24 (32.00%) IISP
6 24 (32.00%) Data Centre
7 23 (30.67%) Test Strategy
7 23 (30.67%) Law
8 15 (20.00%) QRadar
8 15 (20.00%) Network Security
9 10 (13.33%) Analytics
10 8 (10.67%) Information Management
10 8 (10.67%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (10.67%) Internet
10 8 (10.67%) Firewall
10 8 (10.67%) VPN
10 8 (10.67%) Identity Access Management
10 8 (10.67%) Presales

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 24 (32.00%) IIS
2 1 (1.33%) JBoss
2 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.00%) Network Security
2 8 (10.67%) Firewall
2 8 (10.67%) Internet
2 8 (10.67%) VPN
3 1 (1.33%) DHCP
3 1 (1.33%) DNS
3 1 (1.33%) SAN
3 1 (1.33%) SMTP
3 1 (1.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
General
1 25 (33.33%) Games
2 23 (30.67%) Law
3 3 (4.00%) Finance
4 2 (2.67%) Back Office
4 2 (2.67%) Retail
5 1 (1.33%) Advertising
5 1 (1.33%) Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Legal
5 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.00%) Data Centre
1 24 (32.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (4.00%) Social Media
3 1 (1.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.33%) AIX
2 1 (1.33%) Linux
2 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.33%) Unix
2 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.67%) Security Operations
1 32 (42.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 27 (36.00%) SIEM
3 25 (33.33%) Project Management
4 24 (32.00%) Performance Management
4 24 (32.00%) Portfolio Management
4 24 (32.00%) Security Architecture
5 23 (30.67%) Test Strategy
6 10 (13.33%) Analytics
7 8 (10.67%) Customer Engagement
7 8 (10.67%) Identity Access Management
7 8 (10.67%) Information Management
7 8 (10.67%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (10.67%) Presales
7 8 (10.67%) Strategic Planning
8 6 (8.00%) Information Security
9 3 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.00%) Risk Management
9 3 (4.00%) Time Management
10 2 (2.67%) B2B
Qualifications
1 30 (40.00%) Degree
2 25 (33.33%) CISSP
3 24 (32.00%) IISP
4 2 (2.67%) CISM
5 1 (1.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (44.00%) PCI DSS
2 32 (42.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (20.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 24 (32.00%) ArcSight
1 24 (32.00%) Splunk
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle
3 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.67%) SAP
4 2 (2.67%) VMware
5 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
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