Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £35,500 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Consultant
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 56 40
Rank change year-on-year +25 -16 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 43 39 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 5.60% 3.58% 4.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.95% 3.83% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 46 29 36
Liverpool median annual salary £35,500 £32,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.23% -50.00% +13.04%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £45,625
90th Percentile £75,000 £49,250 £92,500
Merseyside median annual salary £35,500 £32,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +9.23% -50.00% +18.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. 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
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies in Liverpool with a recognized job title 723 1018 645
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.14% 93.48% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 551 708 508
Liverpool median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £62,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.90%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Liverpool

Consultant
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Liverpool

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Liverpool over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Liverpool

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Liverpool region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 25 (58.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 23 (53.49%) Logistics
3 13 (30.23%) SAP
4 10 (23.26%) SAP CO
4 10 (23.26%) SAP FI/CO
4 10 (23.26%) SAP FI
5 9 (20.93%) Business Process Analysis
6 8 (18.60%) Test Scripting
6 8 (18.60%) Data Conversion
6 8 (18.60%) Regression Testing
7 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (9.30%) Integration Testing
8 4 (9.30%) SAP SD
8 4 (9.30%) ERP
9 3 (6.98%) GMP
9 3 (6.98%) Life Science
9 3 (6.98%) Validation
9 3 (6.98%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
10 2 (4.65%) Supplier Management
10 2 (4.65%) ABAP
10 2 (4.65%) EDI
10 2 (4.65%) ITIL
10 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
10 2 (4.65%) Project Management
10 2 (4.65%) JDA
10 2 (4.65%) System Testing
10 2 (4.65%) FMCG
10 2 (4.65%) IDoc
10 2 (4.65%) RedPrairie

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 10 (23.26%) SAP CO
1 10 (23.26%) SAP FI
1 10 (23.26%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (9.30%) SAP SD
3 2 (4.65%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (2.33%) SAP APO
4 1 (2.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) IaaS
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
1 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SAP BW
General
1 3 (6.98%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) EDI
1 2 (4.65%) IDoc
2 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Life Science
2 2 (4.65%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.65%) FMCG
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.33%) PKI
3 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
1 1 (2.33%) Unix
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
1 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 23 (53.49%) Logistics
3 9 (20.93%) Business Process Analysis
4 8 (18.60%) Data Conversion
4 8 (18.60%) Regression Testing
4 8 (18.60%) Test Scripting
5 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.30%) ERP
6 4 (9.30%) Integration Testing
7 3 (6.98%) Validation
8 2 (4.65%) Escalation Management
8 2 (4.65%) ITIL
8 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.65%) Project Management
8 2 (4.65%) Supplier Management
8 2 (4.65%) System Testing
9 1 (2.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 1 (2.33%) Planning and Forecasting
9 1 (2.33%) Supply Chain Planning
9 1 (2.33%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) ABAP
2 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
1 1 (2.33%) MCSA
1 1 (2.33%) MCSE
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) GMP
2 1 (2.33%) HIPAA
2 1 (2.33%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) SAP
2 2 (4.65%) JDA
2 2 (4.65%) RedPrairie
3 1 (2.33%) Epicor
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Murex
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle