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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 37 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 7 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 3.00% 1.76% 2.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.26% 1.86% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Average salary £35,000 £46,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.13% +43.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £36,150 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £57,350 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
215 161 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 92.27% 94.71% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 197 137 187
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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

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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 23 January 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Stockport

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Retail
2 3 (21.43%) NAS
2 3 (21.43%) XenApp
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix
2 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (14.29%) ERP
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
3 2 (14.29%) SLA
3 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) XenServer
3 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications
3 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (14.29%) XenMobile
3 2 (14.29%) AAT
4 1 (7.14%) User Experience
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Propensity Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.14%) Facebook
4 1 (7.14%) Twitter

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Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) NAS
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications
2 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
3 1 (7.14%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Xcode
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (7.14%) iOS SDK
1 1 (7.14%) Cocoa
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) ERP
1 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (7.14%) Propensity Modelling
2 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
2 1 (7.14%) Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) Document Management
2 1 (7.14%) Network Design
2 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
2 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) WFM
2 1 (7.14%) Direct Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Use Case
2 1 (7.14%) Workflow
2 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (7.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (14.29%) AAT
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) CCDA
2 1 (7.14%) CCDP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) XenApp
3 2 (14.29%) XenServer
3 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) Facebook
2 1 (7.14%) Twitter
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) NetApp
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