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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Consultant
Rank 174 184 172
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 11 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% 0.026% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.028% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 10
Average salary £35,750 - £28,250
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 - £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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
3799 3591 3715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.31% 94.20% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3159 3132 3267
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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 - 5 - -
Bolton - 1 £26,500 -
IT Consultant
North West

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) Project Management
4 7 (29.17%) Banking
5 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 5 (20.83%) HTML
6 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
6 5 (20.83%) Perl
6 5 (20.83%) CSS
6 5 (20.83%) ITIL
6 5 (20.83%) Windows
6 5 (20.83%) Python
6 5 (20.83%) LAN
6 5 (20.83%) WAN
6 5 (20.83%) ISEB
6 5 (20.83%) Front Office
6 5 (20.83%) Back Office
6 5 (20.83%) Migration
6 5 (20.83%) Web Design
6 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
6 5 (20.83%) Web Development
6 5 (20.83%) Release Management
6 5 (20.83%) Data Mapping
6 5 (20.83%) HTML5
6 5 (20.83%) CSS3
7 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 4 (16.67%) VMware
7 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (12.50%) Linux

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) WAN
1 5 (20.83%) LAN
2 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.50%) VPN
3 2 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.17%) Big Data
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Banking
3 5 (20.83%) Front Office
3 5 (20.83%) Back Office
4 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 3 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (4.17%) Billing
5 1 (4.17%) Marketing
5 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) HTML
1 5 (20.83%) CSS
1 5 (20.83%) HTML5
1 5 (20.83%) CSS3
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Android
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 5 (20.83%) Web Development
3 5 (20.83%) Web Design
3 5 (20.83%) ITIL
3 5 (20.83%) Migration
3 5 (20.83%) Release Management
3 5 (20.83%) Data Mapping
4 3 (12.50%) Service Management
4 3 (12.50%) Information Security
4 3 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (8.33%) OWASP
5 2 (8.33%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) Android Development
6 1 (4.17%) iOS Development
6 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.17%) Coaching
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) Python
2 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.83%) Perl
3 1 (4.17%) C
3 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) ISEB
1 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) CISSP
3 2 (8.33%) OSCP
3 2 (8.33%) OSCE
4 1 (4.17%) CRISC
4 1 (4.17%) CISA
4 1 (4.17%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) EMC
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix
3 1 (4.17%) NetApp
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) Symantec
3 1 (4.17%) BT
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