The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 67 44 33
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 126 204 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.73% 5.59% 5.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.88% 5.74% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 84 179 108
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% -9.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3249 3551 2407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.24% 97.26% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2558 2823 1885
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Consultant
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Leeds

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Leeds

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 106 (44.35%) Microsoft
2 54 (22.59%) Windows
3 44 (18.41%) Project Management
4 40 (16.74%) Finance
5 36 (15.06%) Migration
5 36 (15.06%) SQL Server
6 32 (13.39%) Business Intelligence
7 31 (12.97%) MS Excel
7 31 (12.97%) IIS
8 30 (12.55%) SQL
8 30 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
9 29 (12.13%) Exchange Server 2013
9 29 (12.13%) Business Analysis
10 28 (11.72%) Degree
10 28 (11.72%) Mentoring
11 27 (11.30%) Oracle
11 27 (11.30%) MS Exchange
12 26 (10.88%) Exchange Server 2010
12 26 (10.88%) ArcSight
13 25 (10.46%) Cisco
14 24 (10.04%) T-SQL
14 24 (10.04%) Web Services
14 24 (10.04%) ITIL
14 24 (10.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 24 (10.04%) VMware
14 24 (10.04%) Information Security
15 23 (9.62%) Dynamics AX
15 23 (9.62%) CRM
15 23 (9.62%) ERP
16 22 (9.21%) CheckPoint

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 31 (12.97%) IIS
2 29 (12.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 27 (11.30%) MS Exchange
4 26 (10.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (8.37%) SAS
6 15 (6.28%) SharePoint
7 13 (5.44%) IBM Notes
8 9 (3.77%) Lync
9 5 (2.09%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.42%) FormScape
Applications
1 31 (12.97%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.28%) SPSS
2 15 (6.28%) MS Office
3 6 (2.51%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.42%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 23 (9.62%) Dynamics AX
2 22 (9.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.26%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.84%) SAP APO
4 2 (0.84%) SAP PP
4 2 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.84%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.42%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.42%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.42%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.93%) Office 365
2 4 (1.67%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.84%) SaaS
3 2 (0.84%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.95%) Network Security
2 17 (7.11%) LAN
3 16 (6.69%) WAN
3 16 (6.69%) Internet
4 14 (5.86%) Firewall
5 9 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (3.77%) MPLS
5 9 (3.77%) BGP
5 9 (3.77%) TCP/IP
6 8 (3.35%) VPN
6 8 (3.35%) OSPF
7 6 (2.51%) IPv4
7 6 (2.51%) IPv6
7 6 (2.51%) DNS
8 5 (2.09%) SAN
9 4 (1.67%) NAS
10 3 (1.26%) EIGRP
11 2 (0.84%) DHCP
11 2 (0.84%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.84%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (15.06%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (6.28%) QlikView
3 15 (6.28%) Pentaho
4 14 (5.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (5.86%) Oracle Database
5 12 (5.02%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 9 (3.77%) Base SAS
7 8 (3.35%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 4 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.67%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.26%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.84%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.42%) OLAP
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (4.60%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.42%) Axure RP
General
1 40 (16.74%) Finance
2 15 (6.28%) Law
3 10 (4.18%) Legal
4 9 (3.77%) Marketing
5 5 (2.09%) General Ledger
6 3 (1.26%) Retail
7 1 (0.42%) French Language
7 1 (0.42%) Advertising
7 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.42%) Back Office
7 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.04%) Web Services
2 15 (6.28%) .NET
2 15 (6.28%) ASP.NET
3 11 (4.60%) XML
3 11 (4.60%) WPF
3 11 (4.60%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 9 (3.77%) SOAP
5 4 (1.67%) WinForms
6 2 (0.84%) SAP ALE
6 2 (0.84%) COM
7 1 (0.42%) CSS
7 1 (0.42%) WCF
7 1 (0.42%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (9.21%) Data Centre
3 15 (6.28%) Visualisation
4 13 (5.44%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.60%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.09%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.26%) NHS
7 3 (1.26%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.84%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.84%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.84%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.42%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.42%) Clustering
9 1 (0.42%) IVR
9 1 (0.42%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.42%) User Experience
9 1 (0.42%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.42%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 54 (22.59%) Windows
2 15 (6.28%) UNIX
3 11 (4.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.26%) Linux
6 2 (0.84%) AIX
7 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (18.41%) Project Management
2 36 (15.06%) Migration
3 32 (13.39%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (12.13%) Business Analysis
5 28 (11.72%) Mentoring
6 24 (10.04%) Information Security
6 24 (10.04%) ITIL
7 23 (9.62%) CRM
7 23 (9.62%) ERP
8 21 (8.79%) Analytics
9 20 (8.37%) Coaching
10 19 (7.95%) Workflow
10 19 (7.95%) Open Source
11 17 (7.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (6.28%) Portfolio Management
12 15 (6.28%) Performance Management
12 15 (6.28%) Business Analytics
13 14 (5.86%) Vulnerability Management
13 14 (5.86%) Test Scripting
13 14 (5.86%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (12.55%) SQL
2 24 (10.04%) T-SQL
3 15 (6.28%) Python
3 15 (6.28%) C#
3 15 (6.28%) R
4 11 (4.60%) X++
4 11 (4.60%) VB.NET
5 9 (3.77%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.09%) ABAP
7 3 (1.26%) C-shell
7 3 (1.26%) C
8 2 (0.84%) Java
8 2 (0.84%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (11.72%) Degree
2 16 (6.69%) CISSP
3 14 (5.86%) Security Cleared
4 12 (5.02%) SC Cleared
5 8 (3.35%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (2.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (2.51%) CCIE
8 4 (1.67%) CCA
8 4 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (1.67%) CCEE
8 4 (1.67%) CCAA
8 4 (1.67%) CCIA
9 3 (1.26%) CISA
10 2 (0.84%) CISM
10 2 (0.84%) HND
10 2 (0.84%) CCNP
10 2 (0.84%) ISEB
10 2 (0.84%) OSCP
10 2 (0.84%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (7.53%) PCI DSS
3 13 (5.44%) QA
4 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (8.37%) Active Directory
2 17 (7.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.18%) XenApp
3 10 (4.18%) XenServer
4 7 (2.93%) vSphere
5 6 (2.51%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (1.67%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.26%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.84%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.84%) MetaFrame
8 2 (0.84%) vCloud
9 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (2.51%) FortiGate
2 4 (1.67%) XenMobile
3 3 (1.26%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.84%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.84%) SCCM
4 2 (0.84%) SCOM
4 2 (0.84%) SCVMM
4 2 (0.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.42%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.42%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.42%) Nessus
5 1 (0.42%) Nmap
Vendors
1 106 (44.35%) Microsoft
2 27 (11.30%) Oracle
3 26 (10.88%) ArcSight
4 25 (10.46%) Cisco
5 24 (10.04%) VMware
6 22 (9.21%) CheckPoint
7 21 (8.79%) Juniper
8 18 (7.53%) Business Objects
9 17 (7.11%) Splunk
10 16 (6.69%) IBM
11 15 (6.28%) Cognos
11 15 (6.28%) F5
11 15 (6.28%) Tableau
11 15 (6.28%) Blue Coat
12 13 (5.44%) SAP
12 13 (5.44%) Citrix
12 13 (5.44%) Lotus
13 10 (4.18%) Sourcefire
13 10 (4.18%) Google
14 9 (3.77%) Teradata
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