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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Consultant
Rank 233 241 196
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 20 8 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.11% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.12% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 37
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,900 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,300 £56,900
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
6214 6785 6878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.31% 94.86% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5075 5508 5887
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 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +16 13 £48,000 -16.52% 1
Lancashire -1 6 £40,000 - 3
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (37.04%) Business Analysis
2 8 (29.63%) SAP
3 7 (25.93%) Degree
3 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (18.52%) Change Management
4 5 (18.52%) Finance
4 5 (18.52%) SAP Business One
5 4 (14.81%) SDLC
5 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
6 3 (11.11%) Banking
6 3 (11.11%) Retail
6 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.11%) Hedge funds
6 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 3 (11.11%) Derivative
6 3 (11.11%) Marketing
7 2 (7.41%) Business Development
7 2 (7.41%) WFM
7 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
7 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Open Source
7 2 (7.41%) SAP HANA
7 2 (7.41%) ERP
7 2 (7.41%) Sage
7 2 (7.41%) C++
7 2 (7.41%) Java
7 2 (7.41%) SQL
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) SAP Business One
2 1 (3.70%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DHCP
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SAP BI
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) SAP HANA
2 1 (3.70%) Big Data
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (3.70%) OLAP
2 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.70%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.70%) DataStage
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) Spotfire
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (3.70%) QlikView
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Pentaho
2 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing
3 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Retail
4 2 (7.41%) Billing
4 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Back Office
5 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Hedge funds
2 3 (11.11%) Derivative
3 1 (3.70%) Copywriting
3 1 (3.70%) Blog
3 1 (3.70%) Social Media
3 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Business Analysis
2 5 (18.52%) Change Management
3 4 (14.81%) SDLC
4 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.41%) ERP
5 2 (7.41%) Workflow
5 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
5 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Business Development
5 2 (7.41%) WFM
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Open Source
6 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Analytics
6 1 (3.70%) Master Data Management
6 1 (3.70%) Test Planning
6 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.70%) Wealth Management
6 1 (3.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) C++
1 2 (7.41%) Java
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) SAP
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Sage
4 1 (3.70%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.70%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) Teradata
4 1 (3.70%) Netezza
4 1 (3.70%) DataFlux
4 1 (3.70%) Infor
4 1 (3.70%) Tableau
4 1 (3.70%) Cognos
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) Sun
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) Informatica
4 1 (3.70%) JDA
4 1 (3.70%) MicroStrategy
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