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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Consultant
Rank 162 172 186
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 16 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.48% 0.28% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.29% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 11
Average salary £58,125 £23,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+147.34% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £20,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £38,700 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
3197 3741 4097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.06% 94.09% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2653 3098 3548
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 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015. 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 +4 1 - -
IT Consultant
North West

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 15 (41.67%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) CISSP
2 14 (38.89%) Security Architecture
3 13 (36.11%) Linux
4 11 (30.56%) Project Management
4 11 (30.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (25.00%) Degree
5 9 (25.00%) OSCP
5 9 (25.00%) OSCE
5 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (25.00%) Information Security
6 8 (22.22%) Performance Management
7 7 (19.44%) Finance
7 7 (19.44%) SQL
8 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 6 (16.67%) ITIL
8 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 6 (16.67%) Service Management
8 6 (16.67%) Content Management
8 6 (16.67%) Web Development
8 6 (16.67%) SDLC
9 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (13.89%) Data Centre
9 5 (13.89%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (13.89%) Splunk
9 5 (13.89%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (13.89%) ArcSight
9 5 (13.89%) PCI DSS
9 5 (13.89%) IIS

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 5 (13.89%) IIS
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.11%) Drupal
3 1 (2.78%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Intranet
1 2 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Law
2 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) HTML
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
1 4 (11.11%) J2EE
1 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 4 (11.11%) CSS
1 4 (11.11%) XML
1 4 (11.11%) Ajax
1 4 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (13.89%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.11%) Replication
3 2 (5.56%) Economics
3 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Security Architecture
2 11 (30.56%) Project Management
3 9 (25.00%) Information Security
3 9 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (22.22%) Performance Management
5 6 (16.67%) Web Development
5 6 (16.67%) Content Management
5 6 (16.67%) Service Management
5 6 (16.67%) ITIL
5 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 6 (16.67%) SDLC
6 5 (13.89%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (13.89%) Portfolio Management
7 4 (11.11%) UML
7 4 (11.11%) OO
7 4 (11.11%) RAD
8 3 (8.33%) E-Procurement
8 3 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
9 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) ActionScript
2 4 (11.11%) C#
2 4 (11.11%) Java
2 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 4 (11.11%) Perl
2 4 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) CISSP
2 9 (25.00%) Degree
2 9 (25.00%) OSCP
2 9 (25.00%) OSCE
3 3 (8.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (30.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (13.89%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.78%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Splunk
2 5 (13.89%) ArcSight
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle
4 3 (8.33%) Ariba
5 2 (5.56%) VMware
6 1 (2.78%) NetApp
6 1 (2.78%) Citrix
Manchester
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 16000-65000 Per Annum 16K 60K first yr OTE+Training+Commission+Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago