The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional 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 Functional Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Consultant
Rank 252 236 241
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 8 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.13% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.14% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 21
Average salary £78,500 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.76% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £49,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +4.34%
Functional 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
7099 6628 7427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.62% 95.07% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6090 5648 6527
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Consultant in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Functional Consultant
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Functional Consultant across the North West region.

Functional Consultant Salary Trend in the North West

Functional Consultant
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Consultant across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Functional Consultant Salary Histogram in the North West

Functional 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 Functional Consultant within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
Manchester -12 8 £78,500 +33.61% 2
Functional Consultant
England

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Functional 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 Functional Consultant in their job title.

1 14 (53.85%) Oracle
2 12 (46.15%) Finance
3 11 (42.31%) Oracle General Ledger
3 11 (42.31%) CRM
3 11 (42.31%) Oracle Payables
3 11 (42.31%) Oracle Receivables
3 11 (42.31%) Oracle Cash Management
3 11 (42.31%) Oracle Assets
4 10 (38.46%) Oracle Financials
4 10 (38.46%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (38.46%) Oracle iProcurement
4 10 (38.46%) Cash Management
5 9 (34.62%) General Ledger
5 9 (34.62%) Systems Analysis
5 9 (34.62%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
5 9 (34.62%) ProC
5 9 (34.62%) E-business
5 9 (34.62%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 9 (34.62%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 8 (30.77%) SAP
7 7 (26.92%) Project Management
8 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (19.23%) FMCG
8 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (19.23%) QA
8 5 (19.23%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (19.23%) SAP CRM
9 4 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (15.38%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Functional 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 Functional Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle General Ledger
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle Payables
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle Receivables
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle Cash Management
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle Assets
2 10 (38.46%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (38.46%) Oracle iProcurement
2 10 (38.46%) Oracle Financials
3 9 (34.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (34.62%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 9 (34.62%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 5 (19.23%) SAP CRM
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (7.69%) SAP MM
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SAP BW
1 1 (3.85%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) ProC
2 2 (7.69%) LSMW
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 9 (34.62%) General Ledger
3 4 (15.38%) Retail
4 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
5 2 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) COM
1 2 (7.69%) EDI
2 1 (3.85%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) FMCG
1 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) CRM
2 10 (38.46%) Cash Management
3 9 (34.62%) E-business
3 9 (34.62%) Systems Analysis
4 7 (26.92%) Project Management
5 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.54%) Business Development
6 3 (11.54%) Workflow
7 2 (7.69%) Migration
7 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.85%) ERP
8 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
1 1 (3.85%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Oracle
2 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) SAP
4 5 (19.23%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (7.69%) Siebel
6 1 (3.85%) Pegasus
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, health insurance.
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago