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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Consultant
Rank 237 218 229
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 19 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.27% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 10
Average salary £51,250 £51,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.49% +0.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
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
7039 6714 7111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.78% 94.35% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5690 5774 6185
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 August 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 -7 9 £47,500 -6.86% 3
Functional Consultant
England

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 43 (79.63%) Oracle
2 39 (72.22%) Finance
3 35 (64.81%) Oracle EBS R12
4 32 (59.26%) Oracle EBS
5 28 (51.85%) Oracle Financials
6 25 (46.30%) Oracle General Ledger
6 25 (46.30%) Oracle Cash Management
6 25 (46.30%) Oracle Assets
7 24 (44.44%) Oracle iProcurement
7 24 (44.44%) Cash Management
8 23 (42.59%) Oracle Payables
8 23 (42.59%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 21 (38.89%) Oracle Receivables
9 21 (38.89%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 20 (37.04%) SQL
10 20 (37.04%) General Ledger
11 15 (27.78%) Oracle Applications
12 14 (25.93%) Oracle Internet Expenses
13 13 (24.07%) Workflow
13 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
14 12 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (20.37%) Oracle Discoverer
15 11 (20.37%) Oracle 11i
15 11 (20.37%) SQLPlus
15 11 (20.37%) Oracle Workflow
15 11 (20.37%) Toad
15 11 (20.37%) Billing
15 11 (20.37%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 10 (18.52%) Systems Analysis
16 10 (18.52%) ProC

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 11 (20.37%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 35 (64.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 32 (59.26%) Oracle EBS
3 28 (51.85%) Oracle Financials
4 25 (46.30%) Oracle General Ledger
4 25 (46.30%) Oracle Cash Management
4 25 (46.30%) Oracle Assets
5 24 (44.44%) Oracle iProcurement
6 23 (42.59%) Oracle Payables
6 23 (42.59%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 21 (38.89%) Oracle Receivables
7 21 (38.89%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 15 (27.78%) Oracle Applications
9 14 (25.93%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 11 (20.37%) Oracle 11i
11 5 (9.26%) Dynamics CRM
12 2 (3.70%) SAP FI
12 2 (3.70%) SAP PP
12 2 (3.70%) SAP CO
12 2 (3.70%) SAP FI/CO
12 2 (3.70%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) Oracle Discoverer
1 11 (20.37%) SQLPlus
1 11 (20.37%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 6 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.85%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.85%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Toad
2 10 (18.52%) ProC
3 1 (1.85%) LSMW
General
1 39 (72.22%) Finance
2 20 (37.04%) General Ledger
3 11 (20.37%) Billing
4 6 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) COM
2 1 (1.85%) SAP Business Workflow
2 1 (1.85%) EDI
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) Cash Management
2 13 (24.07%) Workflow
3 12 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (18.52%) Systems Analysis
4 10 (18.52%) ITIL
5 9 (16.67%) E-business
6 8 (14.81%) Incident Management
7 5 (9.26%) CRM
7 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (5.56%) ERP
9 2 (3.70%) Asset Management
9 2 (3.70%) Data Migration
9 2 (3.70%) Test Scripting
9 2 (3.70%) Migration
9 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.70%) Procure-to-pay
10 1 (1.85%) Kanban
10 1 (1.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.04%) SQL
2 8 (14.81%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.85%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 43 (79.63%) Oracle
2 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.11%) SAP
4 3 (5.56%) Pegasus
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car allowance, pension, holiday incentives
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago