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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Consultant
Rank 251 247 224
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 5 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.074% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.26% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 9
Average salary £43,125 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +3.84%
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
6480 6976 6460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.50% 94.87% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5386 5660 5547
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 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 31 August 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
Lancashire - 4 £43,125 -
Functional Consultant
England

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 5 (45.45%) ERP
1 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) SAP
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) SAP HR
4 2 (18.18%) General Ledger
4 2 (18.18%) SAP Basis
4 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (18.18%) Cash Management
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 1 (9.09%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 1 (9.09%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP HR
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (9.09%) SAP HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) General Ledger
3 1 (9.09%) Local Government
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Basis
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ERP
1 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Cash Management
2 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (9.09%) E-business
3 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) BPEL
3 1 (9.09%) Logistics
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
1 4 (36.36%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) PeopleSoft
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + car, pension, benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + holidays, company car, bonus scheme
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car, bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 27 days ago