The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Consultant
Rank 239 202 229
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 12 42 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.60% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.64% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 35 20
Average salary £44,000 £54,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% +54.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,450 £60,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Business Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6940 6583 7183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.72% 94.24% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5629 5655 6234
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Business Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Business Consultant
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Business Consultant Salary Trend in the North West

Business Consultant
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Consultant across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Business Consultant Salary Histogram in the North West

Business Consultant
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Consultant within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Cheshire -15 8 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Manchester -26 3 £40,500 -26.36% 3
Lancashire - 1 £40,000 -
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Business 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 Business Consultant in their job title.

1 22 (56.41%) Finance
1 22 (56.41%) Oracle
2 17 (43.59%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (30.77%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
4 8 (20.51%) Degree
5 6 (15.38%) Retail
5 6 (15.38%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (15.38%) Cash Management
5 6 (15.38%) SQL
5 6 (15.38%) Project Management
5 6 (15.38%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (15.38%) Oracle Cash Management
5 6 (15.38%) Oracle Assets
6 5 (12.82%) Analytics
6 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (12.82%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (12.82%) SAP
6 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
6 5 (12.82%) Hadoop
6 5 (12.82%) Big Data
6 5 (12.82%) Data Integration
6 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
6 5 (12.82%) QlikView
6 5 (12.82%) Business Development
7 4 (10.26%) Data Management
7 4 (10.26%) General Ledger
7 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.26%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (10.26%) Business Objects

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Business 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 Business Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.69%) WebLogic
1 3 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (43.59%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (30.77%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (15.38%) Oracle General Ledger
3 6 (15.38%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (15.38%) Oracle Cash Management
3 6 (15.38%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (12.82%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle Payroll
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (7.69%) SAP Business One
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 2 (5.13%) Exchequer
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (2.56%) SAP FI
8 1 (2.56%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (2.56%) SAP CO
8 1 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) QlikView
2 5 (12.82%) Hadoop
2 5 (12.82%) Big Data
3 4 (10.26%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.13%) Spotfire
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (5.13%) OLAP
4 2 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) Pentaho
5 1 (2.56%) SAP HANA
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.56%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Toad
General
1 22 (56.41%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Retail
3 4 (10.26%) General Ledger
4 3 (7.69%) Marketing
4 3 (7.69%) French Language
4 3 (7.69%) Spanish Language
4 3 (7.69%) Billing
4 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.56%) Banking
6 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) HTML
1 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
1 5 (12.82%) Data Integration
2 3 (7.69%) Copywriting
2 3 (7.69%) Blog
2 3 (7.69%) Social Media
3 2 (5.13%) Data Conversion
3 2 (5.13%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.38%) Project Management
1 6 (15.38%) Cash Management
2 5 (12.82%) Business Development
2 5 (12.82%) Analytics
2 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (10.26%) Data Management
4 3 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 3 (7.69%) Test Scripting
4 3 (7.69%) Change Management
5 2 (5.13%) Data Architecture
5 2 (5.13%) Business Transformation
5 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Master Data Management
5 2 (5.13%) Procure-to-pay
5 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.13%) Information Management
5 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
5 2 (5.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.56%) VBA
4 1 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) Oracle
2 5 (12.82%) SAP
3 4 (10.26%) Business Objects
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.69%) Cognos
5 2 (5.13%) IBM
5 2 (5.13%) Citrix
5 2 (5.13%) Sage
5 2 (5.13%) VMware
5 2 (5.13%) Teradata
5 2 (5.13%) Netezza
5 2 (5.13%) Veeam
5 2 (5.13%) Tableau
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