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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 36 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 5 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 3.16% 8.55% 6.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.29% 8.78% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 19
Average salary £53,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £27,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £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
152 148 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 96.20% 97.37% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 142 133 255
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Stockport

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) SAN
4 3 (21.43%) EMC
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) DB2
4 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) XenApp
5 2 (14.29%) XenServer
5 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 2 (14.29%) Propensity Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Coaching
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) SAS
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (7.14%) SPSS
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
1 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
2 1 (7.14%) MPLS
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
2 1 (7.14%) NAS
2 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) DB2
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
1 2 (14.29%) Games
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (7.14%) Flash
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) HTML5 Canvas
1 1 (7.14%) HTML5
1 1 (7.14%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (7.14%) Celerra
2 1 (7.14%) Statistics
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) FlexPod
2 1 (7.14%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Solaris
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) SUSE
3 1 (7.14%) zOS
3 1 (7.14%) AIX
3 1 (7.14%) HPUX
3 1 (7.14%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (14.29%) Propensity Modelling
2 2 (14.29%) Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 2 (14.29%) Coaching
2 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Direct Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) CRM
2 2 (14.29%) Change Management
2 2 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (7.14%) Network Design
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Business Development
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience Design
3 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
1 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) CCDA
2 1 (7.14%) CCDP
2 1 (7.14%) MCTS
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (7.14%) HP AIS
2 1 (7.14%) HP MASE
2 1 (7.14%) VCDX
2 1 (7.14%) NCDA
2 1 (7.14%) NCIE
2 1 (7.14%) CCEE
2 1 (7.14%) CCIA
2 1 (7.14%) VCAP
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) XenApp
3 2 (14.29%) XenServer
3 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.14%) KVM
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Tivoli
2 1 (7.14%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) EMC
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) Sybase
4 2 (14.29%) IBM
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) NetApp
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 2 (14.29%) Symantec
5 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) BMC
5 1 (7.14%) CA
5 1 (7.14%) Juniper
5 1 (7.14%) Brocade
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