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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 13 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 1 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 1.96% 26.19% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 26.19% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £42,500 £67,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.03% +92.85%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £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
46 42 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 90.20% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 44 23 52
Average salary £27,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.65% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,450 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) SQLPlus
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) Software Asset Management

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQLPlus
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft