The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had IT Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank 218 227 240
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 16 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.47% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.49% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 10
Median salary £43,250 £45,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.88% +47.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £40,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £70,000 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,250
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -0.55%
IT 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
5397 6184 6861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.51% 96.78% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4578 5042 5525
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured IT Consultant in the job title.

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in the North West

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

IT Consultant Salary Trend in the North West

IT Consultant
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in the North West

IT Consultant
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Consultant within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -9 7 £35,875 -20.27% 5
Cheshire +44 5 £45,000 - 1
IT Consultant
England

IT Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring IT Consultant in the job title.

1 15 (42.86%) CISSP
1 15 (42.86%) Degree
2 12 (34.29%) PCI DSS
2 12 (34.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (22.86%) Project Management
4 7 (20.00%) CISM
4 7 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (17.14%) SIEM
5 6 (17.14%) Network Security
5 6 (17.14%) Information Security
5 6 (17.14%) Retail
6 5 (14.29%) Law
6 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 5 (14.29%) IIS
6 5 (14.29%) B2B
6 5 (14.29%) Performance Management
6 5 (14.29%) Security Architecture
6 5 (14.29%) iPad
6 5 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 5 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (14.29%) Splunk
6 5 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
6 5 (14.29%) ArcSight
6 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 5 (14.29%) QRadar
6 5 (14.29%) IISP
6 5 (14.29%) Security Operations
6 5 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (11.43%) Process Management
7 4 (11.43%) Security Management

IT Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Network Security
2 1 (2.86%) DHCP
2 1 (2.86%) DNS
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) Junos
2 1 (2.86%) MPLS
2 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (17.14%) Retail
2 5 (14.29%) Law
3 4 (11.43%) Banking
4 3 (8.57%) Finance
5 2 (5.71%) Back Office
6 1 (2.86%) Billing
6 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.86%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 5 (14.29%) iPad
1 5 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Social Media
3 1 (2.86%) CESG
3 1 (2.86%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Project Management
2 7 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (17.14%) Information Security
3 6 (17.14%) SIEM
4 5 (14.29%) B2B
4 5 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 5 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
4 5 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 5 (14.29%) Security Operations
4 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 5 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 5 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (11.43%) Process Management
5 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
5 4 (11.43%) Security Management
5 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.71%) Change Management
7 2 (5.71%) CRM
7 2 (5.71%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) CISSP
1 15 (42.86%) Degree
2 7 (20.00%) CISM
3 5 (14.29%) IISP
4 2 (5.71%) PCI QSA
5 1 (2.86%) CEH
5 1 (2.86%) CISA
5 1 (2.86%) GSNA
5 1 (2.86%) MCSE
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.86%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (34.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (34.29%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.71%) SLA
3 1 (2.86%) GAAP
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) ArcSight
1 5 (14.29%) Splunk
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.86%) Intel Security
4 1 (2.86%) Juniper
4 1 (2.86%) Wonderware
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + OTE 100k+
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Pro-Quest
Salary: 80000-90000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 23 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum + (OTE)
Posted: 23 days ago