The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 8 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 7.14% 4.26% 6.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.50% 4.55% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £18,750 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Consultant
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oldham 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
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40 44 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 95.24% 93.62% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 36 63
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £30,581
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +6.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Oldham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

Consultant
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Oldham

Consultant
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oldham region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Cocoa
4 1 (16.67%) Xcode
4 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Local Government
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) iOS SDK
4 1 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oldham region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Xcode
General
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Cocoa
1 1 (16.67%) iOS SDK
1 1 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) VMware