The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Consultant
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.20% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -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 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
476 623 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.58% 95.70% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 361 524 498
Average salary £36,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

IT Consultant Salary Trend in Merseyside

IT 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 IT Consultant within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 July 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 - 6 - -
IT Consultant
North West

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 8 (100.00%) MCSE
1 8 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (100.00%) COM
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) EMC
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) EMC Certification
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Security
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Novell
2 1 (12.50%) MOM

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
1 1 (12.50%) Time Management
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Security
1 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) MCSE
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) EMC Certification
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
1 1 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (12.50%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) MOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) EMC
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) Novell
2 1 (12.50%) Sun