The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 39 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 3 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.83% 10.86% 9.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 11.05% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 23
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £65,000 £45,000
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 Stockport 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
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
156 172 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 95.12% 98.29% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 148 161 236
Average salary £42,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.23% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Stockport

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (33.33%) Symantec
4 5 (33.33%) MCITP
4 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
5 4 (26.67%) MCTS
5 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
5 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
6 3 (20.00%) IBM
6 3 (20.00%) HP
6 3 (20.00%) DB2
6 3 (20.00%) MCSE
6 3 (20.00%) Migration
6 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
6 3 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (20.00%) EMC
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (20.00%) MOM
6 3 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2000
6 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (6.67%) Lync
4 1 (6.67%) SAS
4 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) SPSS
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
1 2 (13.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) DB2
3 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) Flash
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) HTML5
1 1 (6.67%) WebGL
1 1 (6.67%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Clustering
1 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
2 1 (6.67%) Celerra
2 1 (6.67%) EqualLogic
2 1 (6.67%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Solaris
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) OS/400
4 1 (6.67%) zOS
4 1 (6.67%) SUSE
4 1 (6.67%) AIX
4 1 (6.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
2 3 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Data Management
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (6.67%) Propensity Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Direct Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Business Development
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) R
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) MCITP
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (26.67%) MCTS
3 3 (20.00%) MCSE
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (13.33%) CCIA
4 2 (13.33%) CCEE
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
5 1 (6.67%) HP AIS
5 1 (6.67%) HP MASE
5 1 (6.67%) VCDX
5 1 (6.67%) NCDA
5 1 (6.67%) NCIE
5 1 (6.67%) VCAP
5 1 (6.67%) CCAA
5 1 (6.67%) CCEA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (20.00%) UAG
5 2 (13.33%) XenApp
5 2 (13.33%) XenServer
5 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
5 2 (13.33%) vSphere
6 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
6 1 (6.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) MOM
1 3 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
1 3 (20.00%) SCOM
1 3 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 3 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Symantec
3 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) IBM
4 3 (20.00%) HP
4 3 (20.00%) EMC
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) Sybase
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) NetApp
5 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) Brocade
6 1 (6.67%) Veeam
6 1 (6.67%) Dell
6 1 (6.67%) Juniper
6 1 (6.67%) BMC
6 1 (6.67%) CA
Stockport
Computer Futures
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