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 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Consultant
Rank 218 231 211
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 35 24 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.48% 0.32% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.34% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 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 £42,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-7.72% -
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6909 7058 6853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.47% 95.39% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5594 5932 6059
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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 23 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 23 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 +11 27 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Lancashire - 4 - -
Cheshire +10 3 - -
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 28 (40.00%) Finance
2 27 (38.57%) Oracle
3 22 (31.43%) SQL Server
3 22 (31.43%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (30.00%) Degree
5 20 (28.57%) SQL
6 18 (25.71%) SAP
7 13 (18.57%) Business Objects
8 12 (17.14%) Oracle EBS
9 11 (15.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (15.71%) QlikView
9 11 (15.71%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (14.29%) Project Management
10 10 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (12.86%) Teradata
11 9 (12.86%) Blog
11 9 (12.86%) Marketing
11 9 (12.86%) Business Development
11 9 (12.86%) Copywriting
11 9 (12.86%) Data Modelling
11 9 (12.86%) Social Media
11 9 (12.86%) Analytics
12 8 (11.43%) Master Data Management
12 8 (11.43%) Big Data
12 8 (11.43%) Tableau
12 8 (11.43%) Pentaho
12 8 (11.43%) Hadoop
12 8 (11.43%) Visualisation
12 8 (11.43%) Data Conversion
12 8 (11.43%) Data Integration

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.86%) Lync
3 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.43%) SAS
4 1 (1.43%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.43%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (17.14%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (7.14%) SAP Business One
4 4 (5.71%) SAP FI
4 4 (5.71%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (5.71%) SAP CO
5 3 (4.29%) Oracle Payroll
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (1.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.43%) SAP BPC
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (1.43%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (31.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.71%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (15.71%) QlikView
3 10 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (11.43%) Spotfire
4 8 (11.43%) Oracle OLAP
4 8 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (11.43%) OLAP
4 8 (11.43%) Pentaho
4 8 (11.43%) Hadoop
4 8 (11.43%) Big Data
5 7 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (7.14%) SAP BW
7 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (4.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (2.86%) SAP BI
10 2 (2.86%) BODI
General
1 28 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (12.86%) Marketing
3 5 (7.14%) Retail
4 2 (2.86%) Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Local Government
5 1 (1.43%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) .NET
1 4 (5.71%) MDX
2 1 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Copywriting
1 9 (12.86%) Blog
1 9 (12.86%) Social Media
2 8 (11.43%) Data Conversion
2 8 (11.43%) Data Integration
2 8 (11.43%) Visualisation
3 5 (7.14%) NHS
4 2 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.14%) Solaris
2 3 (4.29%) Windows
3 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.43%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (15.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (14.29%) Project Management
4 9 (12.86%) Data Modelling
4 9 (12.86%) Business Development
4 9 (12.86%) Analytics
5 8 (11.43%) Master Data Management
5 8 (11.43%) Data Architecture
5 8 (11.43%) ETL
5 8 (11.43%) Data Management
5 8 (11.43%) Information Management
6 6 (8.57%) Business Transformation
6 6 (8.57%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (2.86%) Procure-to-pay
7 2 (2.86%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (2.86%) Cash Management
7 2 (2.86%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (2.86%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.86%) Test Scripting
7 2 (2.86%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.57%) SQL
2 4 (5.71%) T-SQL
2 4 (5.71%) VB.NET
3 2 (2.86%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.43%) C#
4 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.43%) ABAP
4 1 (1.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (30.00%) Degree
2 6 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.86%) MCSA
4 2 (2.86%) MCITP
5 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 27 (38.57%) Oracle
2 18 (25.71%) SAP
3 13 (18.57%) Business Objects
4 9 (12.86%) Teradata
5 8 (11.43%) Netezza
5 8 (11.43%) Tableau
5 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
6 5 (7.14%) Cognos
7 2 (2.86%) HP
7 2 (2.86%) Dell
7 2 (2.86%) VMware
8 1 (1.43%) OutlookSoft
8 1 (1.43%) Kalido
8 1 (1.43%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.43%) Informatica
8 1 (1.43%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.43%) IBM
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, cash allowances
Posted: 6 days ago