The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Consultant
Rank 226 212 217
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 31 44 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 0.59% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.61% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 30
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £65,000 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.16%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6899 7158 6912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.08% 95.33% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5593 6013 6113
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Functional Consultant
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester -13 28 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Cheshire - 3 £70,000 -
Functional Consultant
England

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 30 (73.17%) Oracle
1 30 (73.17%) Finance
2 22 (53.66%) Oracle EBS
3 20 (48.78%) Oracle EBS R12
4 17 (41.46%) Oracle Financials
5 14 (34.15%) Oracle General Ledger
5 14 (34.15%) Oracle Assets
6 13 (31.71%) SQL
7 12 (29.27%) Oracle Applications
7 12 (29.27%) Oracle Payables
7 12 (29.27%) Oracle Receivables
7 12 (29.27%) Oracle Cash Management
8 11 (26.83%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 11 (26.83%) Oracle iProcurement
8 11 (26.83%) ITIL
9 10 (24.39%) SAP
10 9 (21.95%) Oracle 11i
10 9 (21.95%) Cash Management
11 8 (19.51%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
11 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
12 7 (17.07%) PL/SQL
12 7 (17.07%) Incident Management
12 7 (17.07%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 6 (14.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 6 (14.63%) General Ledger
13 6 (14.63%) Billing
13 6 (14.63%) Oracle Workflow
13 6 (14.63%) Workflow
13 6 (14.63%) Oracle Reports

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 6 (14.63%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (53.66%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (48.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (41.46%) Oracle Financials
4 14 (34.15%) Oracle Assets
4 14 (34.15%) Oracle General Ledger
5 12 (29.27%) Oracle Receivables
5 12 (29.27%) Oracle Cash Management
5 12 (29.27%) Oracle Payables
5 12 (29.27%) Oracle Applications
6 11 (26.83%) Oracle iProcurement
6 11 (26.83%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 9 (21.95%) Oracle 11i
8 8 (19.51%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 7 (17.07%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 5 (12.20%) SAP PP
11 4 (9.76%) SAP APO
12 3 (7.32%) SAP SD
12 3 (7.32%) SAP MM
12 3 (7.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 2 (4.88%) Oracle Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (14.63%) Oracle Discoverer
1 6 (14.63%) SQLPlus
1 6 (14.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Toad
2 1 (2.44%) ProC
General
1 30 (73.17%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Billing
2 6 (14.63%) General Ledger
3 4 (9.76%) Manufacturing
3 4 (9.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) EDI
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) ITIL
2 9 (21.95%) Cash Management
3 7 (17.07%) Incident Management
4 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (14.63%) Workflow
5 4 (9.76%) Migration
5 4 (9.76%) Logistics
5 4 (9.76%) ERP
6 3 (7.32%) Demand Management
6 3 (7.32%) Procure-to-pay
6 3 (7.32%) Project Management
6 3 (7.32%) Quality Management
7 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.44%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (2.44%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.44%) Kanban
8 1 (2.44%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.44%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) SQL
2 7 (17.07%) PL/SQL
3 3 (7.32%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 30 (73.17%) Oracle
2 10 (24.39%) SAP
3 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.32%) Pegasus
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