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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 36 41 55
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 15 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.64% 4.57% 2.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.74% 4.78% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 15
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £29,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £58,500 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
401 481 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 97.33% 95.63% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 335 356 549
Average salary £38,300 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 +2 11 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Birkenhead - 4 £50,000 -
Consultant
North West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 29 (72.50%) SAP
2 23 (57.50%) Manufacturing
3 13 (32.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (27.50%) SAP WM
5 8 (20.00%) EDI
5 8 (20.00%) SAP SD
5 8 (20.00%) ABAP
5 8 (20.00%) Logistics
6 6 (15.00%) SAP PP
7 5 (12.50%) DV Cleared
7 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
8 4 (10.00%) ISMS
8 4 (10.00%) RMADS
8 4 (10.00%) SAP BPC
8 4 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (10.00%) Protective Monitoring
8 4 (10.00%) CLAS
8 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (10.00%) SAP BW
8 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (10.00%) Project Management
9 3 (7.50%) Service Management
9 3 (7.50%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (5.00%) Degree
10 2 (5.00%) Visualisation
10 2 (5.00%) Data Analytics
10 2 (5.00%) Analytics
10 2 (5.00%) GIS
10 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
10 2 (5.00%) CISSP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 11 (27.50%) SAP WM
2 8 (20.00%) SAP SD
3 6 (15.00%) SAP PP
4 4 (10.00%) SAP BPC
5 1 (2.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (5.00%) GIS
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (57.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.50%) Advertising
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) EDI
2 1 (2.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.50%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (2.50%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (20.00%) Logistics
3 4 (10.00%) ISMS
3 4 (10.00%) Project Management
3 4 (10.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (7.50%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (7.50%) Service Management
5 2 (5.00%) Analytics
5 2 (5.00%) Data Analytics
5 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.50%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (2.50%) Data Governance
6 1 (2.50%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.50%) Document Management
6 1 (2.50%) Information Security
6 1 (2.50%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.50%) Presales
6 1 (2.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) ABAP
2 1 (2.50%) C#
2 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) CLAS
2 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) CISSP
3 2 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) CISA
4 1 (2.50%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (10.00%) RMADS
Vendors
1 29 (72.50%) SAP
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Forcepoint
3 1 (2.50%) Intel Security
3 1 (2.50%) Kofax
3 1 (2.50%) Symantec
Liverpool, Merseyside
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £300000 per annum + Iphone 6, Ipad, hols, comm,
Posted: 23 days ago