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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank 231 185 251
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +66
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 32 61 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.51% 1.01% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 1.06% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 31 53 18
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,367 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -7.26%
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
6056 5768 7165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.76% 95.88% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5102 4767 6124
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -36 26 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Lancashire -12 1 £28,250 -29.37%
Merseyside - 1 £42,500 -
IT Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 16 (35.56%) Banking
2 15 (33.33%) Retail
3 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.67%) SQL
4 11 (24.44%) ITIL
4 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
5 9 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (20.00%) COBIT
5 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (17.78%) Time Management
6 8 (17.78%) Finance
6 8 (17.78%) Project Management
6 8 (17.78%) Windows
7 7 (15.56%) Process Management
8 6 (13.33%) Presales
8 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 6 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
8 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (13.33%) ISO 9001
8 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2
8 6 (13.33%) SLA
9 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
9 5 (11.11%) Billing
9 5 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 5 (11.11%) Degree
9 5 (11.11%) Driving Licence
10 4 (8.89%) Change Management
11 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
11 3 (6.67%) Penetration Testing

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 1 (2.22%) Drupal
1 1 (2.22%) GeoServer
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Wireless
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
2 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Burp Suite
General
1 16 (35.56%) Banking
2 15 (33.33%) Retail
3 8 (17.78%) Finance
4 5 (11.11%) Billing
5 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
6 2 (4.44%) French Language
6 2 (4.44%) German Language
7 1 (2.22%) Electronics
7 1 (2.22%) Marketing
7 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
1 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.22%) CESG
4 1 (2.22%) iPad
4 1 (2.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) ITIL
2 9 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (17.78%) Project Management
3 8 (17.78%) Time Management
4 7 (15.56%) Process Management
5 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 6 (13.33%) Presales
5 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 5 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.89%) Change Management
8 3 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.44%) Business Process Mapping
9 2 (4.44%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (4.44%) Information Security
9 2 (4.44%) Process Improvement
9 2 (4.44%) Project Planning
9 2 (4.44%) SAP Implementation
10 1 (2.22%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (4.44%) CISSP
3 2 (4.44%) CREST Certified
3 2 (4.44%) OSCE
3 2 (4.44%) OSCP
4 1 (2.22%) CCNA
4 1 (2.22%) CISA
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.22%) CRISC
4 1 (2.22%) MCSA
4 1 (2.22%) MCSE
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.22%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.00%) COBIT
2 6 (13.33%) ISO 9001
2 6 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (2.22%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.22%) Juniper
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) VMware
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