The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Consultant
Rank 221 228 215
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 36 28 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.50% 0.37% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.39% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 27
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £38,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6899 7158 6912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.08% 95.33% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5593 6013 6113
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Business Consultant
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester +6 27 £55,000 +11.11% 1
Lancashire - 5 - - 1
Cheshire +3 3 - - 1
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 29 (40.85%) Finance
2 27 (38.03%) Oracle
3 22 (30.99%) SQL Server
3 22 (30.99%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (30.99%) Degree
4 20 (28.17%) SQL
5 19 (26.76%) SAP
6 14 (19.72%) Business Objects
7 12 (16.90%) BusinessObjects
8 11 (15.49%) Oracle EBS
8 11 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (15.49%) QlikView
9 10 (14.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (14.08%) Project Management
10 9 (12.68%) Data Modelling
10 9 (12.68%) Marketing
10 9 (12.68%) Business Development
10 9 (12.68%) Copywriting
10 9 (12.68%) Blog
10 9 (12.68%) Teradata
10 9 (12.68%) Social Media
10 9 (12.68%) Analytics
11 8 (11.27%) Master Data Management
11 8 (11.27%) Pentaho
11 8 (11.27%) Hadoop
11 8 (11.27%) Visualisation
11 8 (11.27%) Tableau
11 8 (11.27%) Big Data
11 8 (11.27%) Data Conversion
11 8 (11.27%) Data Integration

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 6 (8.45%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.04%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.82%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.82%) Lync
4 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.41%) SAS
4 1 (1.41%) IIS
4 1 (1.41%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (8.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (7.04%) SAP FI
3 5 (7.04%) SAP Business One
3 5 (7.04%) SAP CO
3 5 (7.04%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle Payroll
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (1.41%) SAP R/3
6 1 (1.41%) SAP HR
6 1 (1.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.99%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.90%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (15.49%) QlikView
4 10 (14.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (11.27%) Pentaho
5 8 (11.27%) Hadoop
5 8 (11.27%) Big Data
5 8 (11.27%) Oracle OLAP
5 8 (11.27%) Spotfire
5 8 (11.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (11.27%) OLAP
6 7 (9.86%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (8.45%) SAP BW
7 6 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (4.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (2.82%) BODI
General
1 29 (40.85%) Finance
2 9 (12.68%) Marketing
3 5 (7.04%) Retail
4 2 (2.82%) Banking
5 1 (1.41%) German Language
5 1 (1.41%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) MDX
1 4 (5.63%) .NET
2 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Copywriting
1 9 (12.68%) Blog
1 9 (12.68%) Social Media
2 8 (11.27%) Visualisation
2 8 (11.27%) Data Conversion
2 8 (11.27%) Data Integration
3 5 (7.04%) NHS
4 2 (2.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Solaris
2 3 (4.23%) Windows
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (14.08%) Project Management
4 9 (12.68%) Data Modelling
4 9 (12.68%) Business Development
4 9 (12.68%) Analytics
5 8 (11.27%) Master Data Management
5 8 (11.27%) Data Architecture
5 8 (11.27%) Information Management
5 8 (11.27%) Data Management
5 8 (11.27%) ETL
6 6 (8.45%) Dimensional Modelling
6 6 (8.45%) Business Transformation
7 2 (2.82%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (2.82%) Cash Management
7 2 (2.82%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (2.82%) Workflow
7 2 (2.82%) Migration
7 2 (2.82%) Process Management
7 2 (2.82%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.17%) SQL
2 4 (5.63%) T-SQL
2 4 (5.63%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.41%) ABAP
3 1 (1.41%) C#
3 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (30.99%) Degree
2 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.45%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.04%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.82%) MCITP
4 2 (2.82%) MCSA
5 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.41%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 27 (38.03%) Oracle
2 19 (26.76%) SAP
3 14 (19.72%) Business Objects
4 9 (12.68%) Teradata
5 8 (11.27%) Tableau
5 8 (11.27%) Netezza
6 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
7 5 (7.04%) Cognos
8 2 (2.82%) VMware
8 2 (2.82%) HP
8 2 (2.82%) Dell
9 1 (1.41%) IBM
9 1 (1.41%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.41%) Informatica
9 1 (1.41%) OutlookSoft
9 1 (1.41%) Kalido
9 1 (1.41%) Ab Initio
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum (1 year fixed term contract)
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cheshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum (1 year fixed term contract)
Posted: 6 hours ago