The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 12 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 11 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 14.67% - 20.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.71% - 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 5
Average salary £58,000 - £19,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Rochdale 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
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
70 42 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 93.33% 89.36% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 60 41 21
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,775 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,500 £49,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

Consultant
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Rochdale

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Rochdale region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Rochdale

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 11 (100.00%) Internet
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
4 5 (45.45%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (45.45%) Strategic Planning
4 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (45.45%) SIEM
4 5 (45.45%) Analytics
4 5 (45.45%) VPN
4 5 (45.45%) Information Management
4 5 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (36.36%) Identity Management
5 4 (36.36%) Migration
5 4 (36.36%) Replication
5 4 (36.36%) VMware
5 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
5 4 (36.36%) DNS
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) SAN
5 4 (36.36%) DMZ
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) IIS
5 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) Ethernet
5 4 (36.36%) Amazon EMR

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 4 (36.36%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon S3
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon EMR
1 4 (36.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Internet
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) VPN
4 4 (36.36%) DNS
4 4 (36.36%) SAN
4 4 (36.36%) DMZ
4 4 (36.36%) Ethernet
4 4 (36.36%) NAS
5 2 (18.18%) FTP
5 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) ADSL
5 2 (18.18%) ISDN
5 2 (18.18%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon Redshift
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Information Management
1 5 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (45.45%) Strategic Planning
1 5 (45.45%) Customer Engagement
1 5 (45.45%) SIEM
1 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Management
1 5 (45.45%) Analytics
2 4 (36.36%) MapReduce
2 4 (36.36%) Data Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Identity Management
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Coaching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
2 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
1 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 4 (36.36%) VMware