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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Consultant
Rank 237 226 236
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 13 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.17% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 13
Average salary £73,000 £63,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.50% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £39,300 £42,100
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £65,500 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £63,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
6999 6395 7015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.26% 94.46% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5905 5482 6024
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -4 10 £73,000 +39.04% 3
Functional Consultant
England

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 21 (65.63%) Oracle
2 18 (56.25%) Finance
3 17 (53.13%) Oracle General Ledger
3 17 (53.13%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (53.13%) Oracle Cash Management
3 17 (53.13%) Oracle Assets
3 17 (53.13%) Oracle Payables
4 16 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 16 (50.00%) Oracle iProcurement
4 16 (50.00%) Cash Management
4 16 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
5 15 (46.88%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 15 (46.88%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 14 (43.75%) General Ledger
7 11 (34.38%) Oracle EBS
8 10 (31.25%) ProC
8 10 (31.25%) CRM
8 10 (31.25%) Systems Analysis
9 9 (28.13%) E-business
10 8 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
10 8 (25.00%) SAP
10 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 8 (25.00%) Workflow
11 7 (21.88%) Project Management
12 6 (18.75%) SQL
12 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (18.75%) Oracle Internet Expenses
13 5 (15.63%) FMCG
13 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (15.63%) Oracle BI Publisher

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (53.13%) Oracle General Ledger
1 17 (53.13%) Oracle EBS R12
1 17 (53.13%) Oracle Cash Management
1 17 (53.13%) Oracle Assets
1 17 (53.13%) Oracle Payables
2 16 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 16 (50.00%) Oracle iProcurement
2 16 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
3 15 (46.88%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 15 (46.88%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 11 (34.38%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (18.75%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 5 (15.63%) SAP CRM
8 4 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (6.25%) SAP MM
10 1 (3.13%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (3.13%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle Discoverer
1 5 (15.63%) SQLPlus
2 1 (3.13%) SAP BI
2 1 (3.13%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) ProC
2 5 (15.63%) Toad
3 2 (6.25%) LSMW
General
1 18 (56.25%) Finance
2 14 (43.75%) General Ledger
3 5 (15.63%) Billing
3 5 (15.63%) Retail
4 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) EDI
1 2 (6.25%) COM
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) FMCG
1 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Cash Management
2 10 (31.25%) CRM
2 10 (31.25%) Systems Analysis
3 9 (28.13%) E-business
4 8 (25.00%) Workflow
5 7 (21.88%) Project Management
6 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (9.38%) Business Development
9 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
9 2 (6.25%) Migration
9 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.13%) ITIL
10 1 (3.13%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Oracle
2 8 (25.00%) SAP
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.25%) Siebel
5 1 (3.13%) Pegasus
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