The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 35 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 2 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.99% 4.62% 6.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 5.00% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
201 120 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 99.50% 92.31% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 186 96 138
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Consultant
West Yorkshire

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Consultant
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Halifax

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title.

1 5 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) MQSeries
3 3 (30.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) NetApp
3 3 (30.00%) zOS
3 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (30.00%) Mainframe
3 3 (30.00%) UNIX
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (30.00%) QA
3 3 (30.00%) WatchGuard
3 3 (30.00%) SonicWALL
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Cognos
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Legal
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Web Dynpro

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) MQSeries
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) OLAP
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (10.00%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (10.00%) SAP XI
2 1 (10.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) zOS
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) CRM
1 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Workflow
1 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) NetApp
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) WatchGuard
3 3 (30.00%) SonicWALL
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Cognos
5 1 (10.00%) SAP