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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Consultant
Rank 223 223 229
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 11 26 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.38% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.40% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 31
Average salary £45,000 £57,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £21,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £73,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -4.76%
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
5728 6484 7011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.90% 95.14% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4612 5233 5968
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 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
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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
Lancashire -7 7 £42,500 -
Manchester +4 4 £52,500 -8.69% 1
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 6 (30.00%) Business Analysis
1 6 (30.00%) SAP
2 5 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (20.00%) Change Management
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) C++
4 3 (15.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.00%) Workflow
4 3 (15.00%) Finance
4 3 (15.00%) Retail
4 3 (15.00%) SAP Business One
4 3 (15.00%) Open Source
4 3 (15.00%) WFM
4 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) Marketing
5 2 (10.00%) Business Development
5 2 (10.00%) SAP HANA
5 2 (10.00%) Sage
5 2 (10.00%) SAP BI
6 1 (5.00%) MPLS
6 1 (5.00%) SPSS
6 1 (5.00%) NHS
6 1 (5.00%) SAP BW
6 1 (5.00%) DataStage
6 1 (5.00%) Internet
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SPSS
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) SAP Business One
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (5.00%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) MPLS
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.00%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SAP HANA
1 2 (10.00%) SAP BI
2 1 (5.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (5.00%) DataStage
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) OLAP
2 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.00%) Spotfire
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (5.00%) QlikView
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (5.00%) Pentaho
2 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) NHS
2 1 (5.00%) BBC
2 1 (5.00%) Copywriting
2 1 (5.00%) Blog
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Social Media
2 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (20.00%) Change Management
2 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.00%) Workflow
3 3 (15.00%) Open Source
3 3 (15.00%) WFM
4 2 (10.00%) Business Development
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) ETL
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) Data Management
5 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.00%) Wealth Management
5 1 (5.00%) Use Case
5 1 (5.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Master Data Management
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C++
1 3 (15.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) MBA
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) Sage
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Informatica
3 1 (5.00%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (5.00%) Pegasus
3 1 (5.00%) CODA
3 1 (5.00%) Cognos
3 1 (5.00%) Ab Initio
3 1 (5.00%) Teradata
3 1 (5.00%) Netezza
3 1 (5.00%) Tableau
3 1 (5.00%) DataFlux
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 -£85,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago