The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 36 48 50
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 23 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.82% 3.38% 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.18% 3.56% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 11
Average salary £55,000 £51,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
444 590 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 93.08% 95.01% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 321 520 379
Average salary £36,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Consultant
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Merseyside

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Consultant
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Liverpool +17 20 £55,000 -4.34% 4
St Helens - 1 £30,000 -
Wirral - 1 - -
Consultant
North West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
2 14 (34.15%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
3 13 (31.71%) SAP
3 13 (31.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (31.71%) Business Analysis
4 12 (29.27%) QlikView
4 12 (29.27%) Pentaho
4 12 (29.27%) Visualisation
4 12 (29.27%) Open Source
4 12 (29.27%) R
4 12 (29.27%) Business Objects
4 12 (29.27%) SAS
4 12 (29.27%) Python
4 12 (29.27%) Cognos
4 12 (29.27%) SPSS
4 12 (29.27%) IBM
4 12 (29.27%) Tableau
4 12 (29.27%) Business Analytics
4 12 (29.27%) Analytics
5 9 (21.95%) SAP SD
5 9 (21.95%) Oracle
6 8 (19.51%) MongoDB
6 8 (19.51%) Degree
6 8 (19.51%) Teradata
6 8 (19.51%) Cloudera
7 7 (17.07%) Data Visualisation
7 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
7 7 (17.07%) Project Management
8 6 (14.63%) CRM

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (29.27%) SAS
2 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.76%) IIS
4 3 (7.32%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (29.27%) SPSS
2 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (21.95%) SAP SD
2 6 (14.63%) SAP CRM
3 2 (4.88%) SAP MM
4 1 (2.44%) SAP LE
4 1 (2.44%) SAP PP
4 1 (2.44%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) SAN
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (29.27%) QlikView
2 12 (29.27%) Pentaho
3 8 (19.51%) MongoDB
4 4 (9.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 4 (9.76%) Base SAS
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) MySQL
5 1 (2.44%) OLAP
5 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (14.63%) French Language
1 6 (14.63%) German Language
1 6 (14.63%) Spanish Language
2 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.32%) Law
4 1 (2.44%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) COM
2 1 (2.44%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) J2EE
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) CSS
2 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Visualisation
1 12 (29.27%) Open Source
2 5 (12.20%) Life Science
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) UNIX
2 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (31.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (31.71%) Business Analysis
3 12 (29.27%) Business Analytics
3 12 (29.27%) Analytics
4 7 (17.07%) Data Visualisation
4 7 (17.07%) Project Management
5 6 (14.63%) CRM
6 5 (12.20%) Data Management
6 5 (12.20%) Master Data Management
7 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.32%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (7.32%) Security Architecture
8 3 (7.32%) Performance Management
8 3 (7.32%) Service Management
8 3 (7.32%) Test Strategy
8 3 (7.32%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (7.32%) Coaching
9 2 (4.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) R
1 12 (29.27%) Python
2 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) MCSE
2 3 (7.32%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (7.32%) CISSP
2 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.32%) EMC Certification
2 3 (7.32%) CCNA
3 1 (2.44%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (7.32%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.44%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (2.44%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) MOM
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
2 13 (31.71%) SAP
3 12 (29.27%) Business Objects
3 12 (29.27%) Cognos
3 12 (29.27%) IBM
3 12 (29.27%) Tableau
4 9 (21.95%) Oracle
5 8 (19.51%) Teradata
5 8 (19.51%) Cloudera
6 4 (9.76%) EMC
6 4 (9.76%) Citrix
6 4 (9.76%) VMware
7 3 (7.32%) Splunk
7 3 (7.32%) ArcSight
7 3 (7.32%) Cisco
8 1 (2.44%) Sun
8 1 (2.44%) Novell
8 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.44%) HP
8 1 (2.44%) Dell
Liverpool, Merseyside
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Prescot, Merseyside
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £63,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Negotiable + Company Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago