Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Consultant was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Consultant
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 140 170
Rank change year-on-year -28 +30 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.16% 0.044% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.046% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 - £34,000
10th Percentile £41,750 - £31,000
90th Percentile £48,250 - £37,000
North West median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% -5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 3,069 2,178 2,796
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.85% 96.76% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2,328 1,814 2,450
Cheshire median annual salary £43,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £21,875 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

Business Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured Business Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Business Consultant in Cheshire

Business Consultant
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Consultant in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Business Consultant in Cheshire

Business Consultant
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Consultant within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe +8 2 - -
Business Consultant
North West

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, Business Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Business Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Collaborative Working
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) SAP Business One
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) SAP QM
4 1 (20.00%) Degree

Business Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Business One
2 1 (20.00%) SAP QM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) SAP