Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Consultant was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

IT Consultant
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 270 255 184
Rank change year-on-year -15 -71 +75
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 18 34 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.23% 0.45% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.47% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 18 31 71
Manchester median annual salary £31,000 £46,000 £46,367
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.61% -0.79% -4.89%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £48,750 £65,000 £70,000
North West median annual salary £31,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -32.61% +2.22% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7724 7302 7232
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.38% 97.45% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6413 6271 6025
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

IT Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Consultant in Manchester

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for IT Consultant in Manchester

IT Consultant
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Consultant in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Consultant in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT 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 Manchester region featuring IT Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Service Management
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) CISSP
1 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 3 (16.67%) Billing
2 2 (11.11%) IT Strategy
2 2 (11.11%) DevOps
2 2 (11.11%) Coaching
2 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 2 (11.11%) Presales
2 2 (11.11%) CLAS
2 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) CEH
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Time Management
2 2 (11.11%) Project Management
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) CIMA
2 2 (11.11%) GIS
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Information Security

IT Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) ISDN
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) VoIP
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) GIS
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (16.67%) Billing
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
1 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 3 (16.67%) Service Management
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Coaching
2 2 (11.11%) DevOps
2 2 (11.11%) IT Strategy
2 2 (11.11%) Presales
2 2 (11.11%) Project Management
2 2 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.56%) Information Security
3 1 (5.56%) Internal Audit
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) ITSM
3 1 (5.56%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CISSP
2 2 (11.11%) CEH
2 2 (11.11%) CIMA
2 2 (11.11%) CLAS
3 1 (5.56%) CISM
3 1 (5.56%) CRISC
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PMO
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) VMware