Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Knutsford during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Consultant
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 28 42
Rank change year-on-year -35 +14 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 11 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 1.82% 3.42% 2.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 3.64% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 7
Knutsford median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +60.00% -31.19%
10th Percentile £40,500 £60,000 £34,250
90th Percentile £55,500 £60,000 £50,750
Cheshire median annual salary £48,750 £47,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year +2.63% +15.15% -17.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford. 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
Knutsford
Permanent vacancies in Knutsford with a recognized job title 556 110 277
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.90% 94.02% 98.58%
Number of salaries quoted 253 35 240
Knutsford median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -17.65% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £20,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,000 £55,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +2.56%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Knutsford

Consultant
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Knutsford

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Knutsford region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security
3 3 (27.27%) Life Science
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) CISSP
3 3 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (27.27%) GIS
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) FortiGate
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (18.18%) Line Management
4 2 (18.18%) Network Security
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) IT Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) Firewall
4 2 (18.18%) CISA
4 2 (18.18%) CISM
4 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
4 2 (18.18%) Juniper
4 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 2 (18.18%) AIX
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) JBoss
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (18.18%) JMS

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) JBoss
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) Network Security
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) GIS
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) EJB
2 2 (18.18%) JMS
2 2 (18.18%) JSP
2 2 (18.18%) Servlets
2 2 (18.18%) WSDL
2 2 (18.18%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (27.27%) Life Science
2 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) AIX
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Information Security
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) SDLC
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) BDD
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (18.18%) IT Strategy
2 2 (18.18%) Line Management
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design
3 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Release Management
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Server Hardening
3 1 (9.09%) Software Audit
3 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CISSP
2 2 (18.18%) CISA
2 2 (18.18%) CISM
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
1 2 (18.18%) Juniper