The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had IT Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Consultant
North West / Manchester
Rank 176 159 157
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 24 17 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.63% 0.51% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.53% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 29
Median salary £33,750 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £53,875 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +5.55%

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
3684 3218 3823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.72% 97.02% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3089 2659 3238
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured IT Consultant in the job title.

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 23 February 2017.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

IT Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring IT Consultant in the job title.

1 14 (31.82%) ITIL
2 13 (29.55%) Finance
3 11 (25.00%) Banking
3 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (22.73%) SLA
4 10 (22.73%) SQL
4 10 (22.73%) Windows
4 10 (22.73%) Service Delivery
5 9 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (20.45%) Retail
5 9 (20.45%) COBIT
5 9 (20.45%) Time Management
5 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
5 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (18.18%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (18.18%) Project Management
7 6 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (13.64%) ISO 9001
7 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2
7 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
8 5 (11.36%) DevOps
8 5 (11.36%) Software Delivery
8 5 (11.36%) Presales
8 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
8 5 (11.36%) GeoServer
8 5 (11.36%) Business Transformation
8 5 (11.36%) Service Desk Management
8 5 (11.36%) Waterfall

IT Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.36%) Drupal
1 5 (11.36%) GeoServer
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (18.18%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Firewall
1 1 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
General
1 13 (29.55%) Finance
2 11 (25.00%) Banking
3 9 (20.45%) Retail
4 5 (11.36%) Billing
5 1 (2.27%) French Language
5 1 (2.27%) German Language
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) .NET
1 5 (11.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Linux
2 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) ITIL
2 10 (22.73%) Service Delivery
3 9 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (20.45%) Time Management
4 8 (18.18%) Project Management
5 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2
6 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.36%) Business Transformation
6 5 (11.36%) DevOps
6 5 (11.36%) Incident Management
6 5 (11.36%) ITIL V3
6 5 (11.36%) Open Source
6 5 (11.36%) Presales
6 5 (11.36%) Service Desk Management
6 5 (11.36%) Service Management
6 5 (11.36%) Software Delivery
6 5 (11.36%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.55%) Change Management
7 2 (4.55%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (6.82%) CISSP
3 2 (4.55%) CEH
3 2 (4.55%) CIMA
3 2 (4.55%) CLAS
4 1 (2.27%) CCNA
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.27%) MCSA
4 1 (2.27%) MCSE
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.27%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) SLA
2 9 (20.45%) COBIT
3 6 (13.64%) ISO 9001
3 6 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) Juniper
2 1 (2.27%) SAP
2 1 (2.27%) VMware
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