The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Consultant
Rank 169 178 174
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 10 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.25% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.27% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 10
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £41,750 £51,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £84,750 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.34%
Senior 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
3605 3767 3876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.62% 94.89% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2950 3148 3369
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Consultant in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the Manchester region.

Senior Consultant Salary Trend in Manchester

Senior Consultant
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Senior Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Senior 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 Senior Consultant in their job title.

1 9 (26.47%) ITIL
2 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.65%) ISEB
3 6 (17.65%) VMware
3 6 (17.65%) Test Scripting
3 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
3 6 (17.65%) Functional Testing
3 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (14.71%) Project Management
4 5 (14.71%) SAP
4 5 (14.71%) SQL
5 4 (11.76%) VBScript
5 4 (11.76%) C#
5 4 (11.76%) Java
5 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 4 (11.76%) Sun
5 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 4 (11.76%) DNS
5 4 (11.76%) MCSE
5 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
5 4 (11.76%) CISSP
5 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (11.76%) CISA
5 4 (11.76%) VMware ESX
5 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
5 4 (11.76%) Migration
5 4 (11.76%) PCI DSS
5 4 (11.76%) PCI QSA

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Senior 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 Senior Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
2 2 (5.88%) IBM Notes
2 2 (5.88%) Apache
2 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) SAP QM
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.94%) SAP HCM
2 1 (2.94%) SAP HR
2 1 (2.94%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
1 4 (11.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.88%) OLAP
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Xcode
General
1 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
1 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 2 (5.88%) Spring
1 2 (5.88%) MDX
1 2 (5.88%) WCF
1 2 (5.88%) WPF
1 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (2.94%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (2.94%) iOS SDK
2 1 (2.94%) COM
2 1 (2.94%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) User Experience
2 2 (5.88%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) FMCG
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) ITIL
2 6 (17.65%) Test Scripting
2 6 (17.65%) Functional Testing
3 5 (14.71%) Project Management
4 4 (11.76%) Migration
4 4 (11.76%) Information Security
4 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
4 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 4 (11.76%) IT Governance
4 4 (11.76%) Resource Management
5 3 (8.82%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (8.82%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (8.82%) Data Security
6 2 (5.88%) MVC
6 2 (5.88%) CRM
6 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.88%) SOA
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 5 (14.71%) SQL
3 4 (11.76%) VBScript
3 4 (11.76%) C#
3 4 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.88%) C++
4 2 (5.88%) Scala
4 2 (5.88%) C
5 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) ISEB
2 4 (11.76%) CISSP
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (11.76%) CISA
2 4 (11.76%) PCI QSA
2 4 (11.76%) MCSE
3 3 (8.82%) CISM
3 3 (8.82%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) PCI DSS
2 3 (8.82%) HIPAA
2 3 (8.82%) FISMA
2 3 (8.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.94%) COBIT
3 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) VMware ESX
1 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) VMware
3 5 (14.71%) SAP
4 4 (11.76%) Sun
5 2 (5.88%) Dell
5 2 (5.88%) Citrix
5 2 (5.88%) Lotus
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle
6 1 (2.94%) Siebel
6 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago