The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 9 19 7
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 11.43% 1.52% 9.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.43% 1.52% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Consultant
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Runcorn 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
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
35 66 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 100.00% 100.00% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 24 54 31
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Consultant
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Runcorn

Consultant
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Presales
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Publishing
4 1 (25.00%) EqualLogic
4 1 (25.00%) Dell Compellent

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
General
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) EqualLogic
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (75.00%) Presales
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Dell Compellent