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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Consultant
Rank 233 194 231
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 8 45 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.62% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.66% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 37 17
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +75.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6822 6839 7208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.82% 94.75% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5529 5855 6319
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -26 4 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Manchester -22 3 £40,500 -25.00% 2
Lancashire - 1 £40,000 -
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 24 (57.14%) Finance
2 21 (50.00%) Oracle
3 17 (40.48%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (28.57%) Degree
4 12 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (16.67%) Project Management
6 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 6 (14.29%) SAP
6 6 (14.29%) Retail
6 6 (14.29%) Business Development
6 6 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
6 6 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (14.29%) Oracle Cash Management
6 6 (14.29%) Oracle Assets
6 6 (14.29%) Cash Management
6 6 (14.29%) Data Management
7 5 (11.90%) Marketing
7 5 (11.90%) Copywriting
7 5 (11.90%) Blog
7 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
7 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
7 5 (11.90%) Social Media
7 5 (11.90%) Business Transformation
7 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (11.90%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (11.90%) SQL
7 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
8 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
8 4 (9.52%) ETL
8 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (40.48%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
3 6 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (14.29%) Oracle Cash Management
3 6 (14.29%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (11.90%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle Payroll
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 2 (4.76%) SAP Business One
8 1 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (2.38%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (2.38%) SAP CO
8 1 (2.38%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) OLAP
2 4 (9.52%) Pentaho
2 4 (9.52%) Hadoop
2 4 (9.52%) Big Data
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (9.52%) QlikView
2 4 (9.52%) Spotfire
3 3 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.38%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Toad
General
1 24 (57.14%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Retail
3 5 (11.90%) Marketing
4 4 (9.52%) General Ledger
5 3 (7.14%) Billing
6 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.38%) Banking
6 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Copywriting
1 5 (11.90%) Blog
1 5 (11.90%) Social Media
2 4 (9.52%) Data Conversion
2 4 (9.52%) Data Integration
2 4 (9.52%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) Project Management
2 6 (14.29%) Business Development
2 6 (14.29%) Cash Management
2 6 (14.29%) Data Management
3 5 (11.90%) Business Transformation
3 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
4 4 (9.52%) ETL
4 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (9.52%) Information Management
4 4 (9.52%) Analytics
4 4 (9.52%) Master Data Management
4 4 (9.52%) Data Architecture
5 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 3 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 3 (7.14%) Change Management
6 2 (4.76%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.76%) Procure-to-pay
6 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
2 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (14.29%) SAP
3 4 (9.52%) Teradata
3 4 (9.52%) Tableau
3 4 (9.52%) Netezza
4 3 (7.14%) Business Objects
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.38%) Veeam
5 1 (2.38%) VMware
5 1 (2.38%) Citrix
5 1 (2.38%) Sage
5 1 (2.38%) IBM
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