Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £45,250 in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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

Consultant
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 68 75
Rank change year-on-year -13 +7 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 12 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.39% 2.11% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 2.15% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 19
Lancashire median annual salary £45,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.56% - -
10th Percentile £29,125 £34,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £54,500 £65,000 £68,750
North West median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.26% -3.16% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 840 791 1002
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 97.11% 98.14% 98.72%
Number of salaries quoted 727 666 850
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,500 £22,125
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £50,350
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Lancashire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Lancashire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Lancashire over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Lancashire

Consultant
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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
Chorley +2 3 £45,000 -
Preston - 3 £45,500 -
Burnley - 1 £50,000 -
Consultant
North West

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Lancashire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (33.33%) CRM
1 4 (33.33%) ERP
1 4 (33.33%) Time Management
2 3 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 3 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (25.00%) Presales
2 3 (25.00%) Smart Energy
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Billing
3 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) PBX
3 2 (16.67%) SMS
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) Avaya
3 2 (16.67%) V-Model
3 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Telesales
4 1 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) PBX
1 2 (16.67%) SMS
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Billing
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) SAPUI5
1 1 (8.33%) Serverless Framework
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 3 (25.00%) Smart Energy
1 3 (25.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) CRM
1 4 (33.33%) ERP
1 4 (33.33%) Time Management
2 3 (25.00%) Presales
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) V-Model
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) B2B
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Telesales
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) ABAP
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) C++
1 1 (8.33%) Progress 4GL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) VB
1 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Avaya
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
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