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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Consultant
Rank 238 216 233
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 6 37 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.091% 0.53% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.56% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 25
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £20,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-1.90% -
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
6293 6581 7036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.25% 95.10% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5070 5356 5916
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 £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 27 March 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 27 March 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
(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
Manchester -14 5 £45,000 -6.73% 3
Cheshire +2 1 £40,000 - 2
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (54.55%) SAP
2 9 (40.91%) Oracle
2 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) Degree
2 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (36.36%) Retail
3 8 (36.36%) ERP
4 7 (31.82%) Oracle ERP
4 7 (31.82%) Manufacturing
4 7 (31.82%) Business Transformation
5 5 (22.73%) SAP Business One
5 5 (22.73%) Project Management
5 5 (22.73%) Java
6 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) C++
6 3 (13.64%) Workflow
6 3 (13.64%) WFM
6 3 (13.64%) Open Source
7 2 (9.09%) Analytics
7 2 (9.09%) Business Development
7 2 (9.09%) Change Management
7 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
7 2 (9.09%) Internet
7 2 (9.09%) SAS
7 2 (9.09%) SQL
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
8 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
8 1 (4.55%) WebLogic

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2 (9.09%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) GroupWise
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Project
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (22.73%) SAP Business One
3 1 (4.55%) Sage 200
3 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) MPLS
2 1 (4.55%) VPLS
2 1 (4.55%) SMTP
2 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.55%) BODI
2 1 (4.55%) QlikView
2 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (4.55%) Big Data
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) Retail
3 7 (31.82%) Manufacturing
4 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.55%) Banking
5 1 (4.55%) Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) French Language
5 1 (4.55%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Open Source
3 1 (4.55%) Social Media
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
3 1 (4.55%) BBC
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Copywriting
3 1 (4.55%) Blog
3 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
1 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ERP
2 7 (31.82%) Business Transformation
3 5 (22.73%) Project Management
4 3 (13.64%) Workflow
4 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.64%) WFM
5 2 (9.09%) Analytics
5 2 (9.09%) Business Development
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) ETL
6 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Predictive Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) Use Case
6 1 (4.55%) OpenUP
6 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) C++
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) SAP
2 9 (40.91%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.55%) Cognos
3 1 (4.55%) Pegasus
3 1 (4.55%) Lotus
3 1 (4.55%) CODA
3 1 (4.55%) Sage
3 1 (4.55%) Netezza
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