Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Consultant
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 54 49
Rank change year-on-year -4 -5 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 7 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 1.62% 1.04% 3.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.06% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 19
Stockport median annual salary £35,000 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.66% -7.78% -3.23%
10th Percentile £23,350 £33,625 £31,650
90th Percentile £37,500 £57,125 £60,000
Manchester median annual salary £53,250 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +13.30% +4.44% -5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport. 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
Stockport
Permanent vacancies in Stockport with a recognized job title 423 376 419
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.92% 97.41% 98.59%
Number of salaries quoted 379 361 409
Stockport median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £51,250
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Stockport

Consultant
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Stockport

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Stockport over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Stockport

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Stockport region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) CRM
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 3 (42.86%) Software Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) Presales
3 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Apache
5 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
5 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) Information Management

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) CRM
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Presales
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) Software Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Document Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Samba
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft