The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 36 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 13 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 5.10% 3.13% 3.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.44% 3.23% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 7
Average salary £48,750 £47,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +50.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,750 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,250 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
239 186 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 93.73% 96.88% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 171 182 175
Average salary £34,000 £31,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Consultant
Manchester

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Consultant
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Stockport

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Stockport

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 (73.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (73.33%) MCITP
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) HP
2 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
3 7 (46.67%) XenApp
3 7 (46.67%) XenServer
3 7 (46.67%) XenDesktop
3 7 (46.67%) vSphere
3 7 (46.67%) CCEE
3 7 (46.67%) CCIA
3 7 (46.67%) Citrix
3 7 (46.67%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (46.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (46.67%) MCTS
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 5 (33.33%) IBM
5 5 (33.33%) Symantec
6 4 (26.67%) Blackberry
6 4 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (26.67%) MOM
6 4 (26.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (26.67%) Migration

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2000
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.67%) Lync
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Fireworks
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (6.67%) FRx
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Unified Communications
1 4 (26.67%) NetScaler
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) DB2
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
1 1 (6.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Clustering
1 4 (26.67%) Blackberry
2 3 (20.00%) Celerra
2 3 (20.00%) EqualLogic
3 2 (13.33%) CLARiiON
4 1 (6.67%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.67%) SUSE
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) AIX
3 1 (6.67%) HPUX
3 1 (6.67%) Solaris
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) OS/400
3 1 (6.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Migration
1 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
1 4 (26.67%) Network Load Balancing
1 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (6.67%) Web Usability
2 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (6.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (73.33%) MCITP
2 7 (46.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (46.67%) MCTS
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (46.67%) CCEE
2 7 (46.67%) CCIA
3 4 (26.67%) MCSE
3 4 (26.67%) CCAA
3 4 (26.67%) CCEA
4 3 (20.00%) HP AIS
4 3 (20.00%) HP MASE
4 3 (20.00%) VCDX
4 3 (20.00%) NCDA
4 3 (20.00%) NCIE
4 3 (20.00%) VCAP
5 2 (13.33%) HP ASE
6 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
2 7 (46.67%) XenApp
2 7 (46.67%) XenServer
2 7 (46.67%) XenDesktop
2 7 (46.67%) vSphere
3 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (26.67%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (26.67%) UAG
5 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (13.33%) vCloud
7 1 (6.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) MOM
1 4 (26.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
1 4 (26.67%) SCOM
1 4 (26.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 4 (26.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) HP
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) IBM
4 5 (33.33%) Symantec
5 4 (26.67%) EMC
5 4 (26.67%) NetApp
5 4 (26.67%) Veeam
6 3 (20.00%) Dell
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle
7 1 (6.67%) Juniper
7 1 (6.67%) BMC
7 1 (6.67%) CA
7 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 1 (6.67%) Brocade