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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Consultant
Rank 151 171 184
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 32 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.82% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.22% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 32 8 7
Average salary £57,500 £26,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+119.04% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £22,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £86,750 £46,800 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+21.87% -2.43%
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
3719 3562 4180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.04% 94.89% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3219 3110 3712
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £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 28 January 2015.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 28 (62.22%) Information Security
2 26 (57.78%) CISSP
3 25 (55.56%) Windows
4 24 (53.33%) Linux
4 24 (53.33%) Penetration Testing
4 24 (53.33%) Security Architecture
4 24 (53.33%) OSCP
4 24 (53.33%) OSCE
5 13 (28.89%) Finance
6 12 (26.67%) SQL
7 8 (17.78%) ITIL
7 8 (17.78%) Business Analysis
8 7 (15.56%) ISTQB
8 7 (15.56%) Banking
8 7 (15.56%) HTML5
8 7 (15.56%) Release Management
8 7 (15.56%) Web Development
8 7 (15.56%) Data Mapping
8 7 (15.56%) ISEB
8 7 (15.56%) Project Management
8 7 (15.56%) CSS
8 7 (15.56%) HTML
8 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
8 7 (15.56%) Perl
8 7 (15.56%) Python
8 7 (15.56%) Migration
8 7 (15.56%) Web Design
8 7 (15.56%) Front Office
8 7 (15.56%) Back Office
8 7 (15.56%) CSS3

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Big Data
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Banking
2 7 (15.56%) Front Office
2 7 (15.56%) Back Office
3 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.22%) Billing
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) HTML
1 7 (15.56%) CSS
1 7 (15.56%) HTML5
1 7 (15.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Economics
1 3 (6.67%) Mathematics
1 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (55.56%) Windows
2 24 (53.33%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Android
3 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) Information Security
2 24 (53.33%) Penetration Testing
2 24 (53.33%) Security Architecture
3 8 (17.78%) Business Analysis
3 8 (17.78%) ITIL
4 7 (15.56%) Project Management
4 7 (15.56%) Migration
4 7 (15.56%) Web Design
4 7 (15.56%) Web Development
4 7 (15.56%) Release Management
4 7 (15.56%) Data Mapping
5 4 (8.89%) OWASP
6 3 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (6.67%) Data Security
6 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.22%) Android Development
7 1 (2.22%) iOS Development
7 1 (2.22%) Change Management
7 1 (2.22%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) SQL
2 7 (15.56%) Python
2 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
2 7 (15.56%) Perl
3 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (57.78%) CISSP
2 24 (53.33%) OSCP
2 24 (53.33%) OSCE
3 7 (15.56%) ISEB
3 7 (15.56%) ISTQB
4 6 (13.33%) Degree
5 4 (8.89%) CISA
6 3 (6.67%) CISM
6 3 (6.67%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (6.67%) PCI DSS
1 3 (6.67%) HIPAA
2 1 (2.22%) COBIT
2 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
Altrincham, Cheshire
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