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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 66 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 123 224 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.49% 6.03% 5.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.58% 6.23% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 83 184 118
Average salary £50,000 £43,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,450 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,300 £57,500 £62,500
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
3432 3594 2670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.28% 96.74% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2718 2893 2159
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Leeds

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 90 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 58 (23.20%) Windows
3 47 (18.80%) Oracle
4 41 (16.40%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (15.60%) MS Excel
6 34 (13.60%) Information Security
7 33 (13.20%) Mentoring
8 31 (12.40%) Cisco
9 30 (12.00%) Oracle Database
9 30 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 29 (11.60%) Project Management
10 29 (11.60%) ITIL
10 29 (11.60%) Finance
11 27 (10.80%) UNIX
11 27 (10.80%) CheckPoint
11 27 (10.80%) Degree
11 27 (10.80%) ArcSight
12 25 (10.00%) PCI DSS
12 25 (10.00%) CISSP
12 25 (10.00%) SQL Server
12 25 (10.00%) SQL
13 24 (9.60%) CRM
13 24 (9.60%) SharePoint
13 24 (9.60%) Network Security
14 23 (9.20%) Security Cleared
14 23 (9.20%) Management Information System
15 22 (8.80%) VMware
15 22 (8.80%) Juniper
16 21 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (8.40%) SC Cleared

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 24 (9.60%) SharePoint
2 20 (8.00%) IIS
2 20 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 18 (7.20%) MS Exchange
4 15 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (4.40%) Lync
5 11 (4.40%) SAS
6 9 (3.60%) WebLogic
7 8 (3.20%) IBM Notes
7 8 (3.20%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (2.80%) WebSphere
9 5 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.60%) JBoss
11 3 (1.20%) Apache
11 3 (1.20%) Tomcat
11 3 (1.20%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.20%) Apache ServiceMix
12 2 (0.80%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.80%) Documentum
Applications
1 39 (15.60%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.00%) MS Office
3 8 (3.20%) SPSS
4 6 (2.40%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 16 (6.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.80%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (2.00%) SAP SD
3 5 (2.00%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.40%) Unica
5 1 (0.40%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.40%) Finacle
5 1 (0.40%) Summit
5 1 (0.40%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.40%) SAP APO
5 1 (0.40%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.40%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.20%) Office 365
2 8 (3.20%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.80%) SaaS
3 2 (0.80%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.60%) Network Security
2 18 (7.20%) LAN
3 17 (6.80%) WAN
4 16 (6.40%) Firewall
5 15 (6.00%) SAN
6 14 (5.60%) BGP
6 14 (5.60%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (5.60%) MPLS
7 13 (5.20%) OSPF
8 10 (4.00%) TCP/IP
9 8 (3.20%) VPN
9 8 (3.20%) EIGRP
9 8 (3.20%) NAS
10 7 (2.80%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (2.40%) IPv4
11 6 (2.40%) IPv6
12 5 (2.00%) Internet
12 5 (2.00%) DNS
13 2 (0.80%) DHCP
13 2 (0.80%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (12.00%) Oracle Database
2 25 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (6.80%) Relational Database
4 14 (5.60%) Oracle Reports
4 14 (5.60%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.20%) QlikView
5 8 (3.20%) Pentaho
5 8 (3.20%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (2.00%) MySQL
7 5 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.20%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 2 (0.80%) Base SAS
10 2 (0.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 2 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (1.20%) WebLogic Workshop
2 1 (0.40%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
General
1 29 (11.60%) Finance
2 18 (7.20%) Law
3 17 (6.80%) Retail
4 12 (4.80%) Marketing
5 8 (3.20%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.80%) Advertising
6 7 (2.80%) Banking
7 5 (2.00%) Games
7 5 (2.00%) French Language
7 5 (2.00%) German Language
7 5 (2.00%) Spanish Language
8 4 (1.60%) Legal
9 2 (0.80%) Billing
9 2 (0.80%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.40%) Automotive
10 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.40%) Back Office
10 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.80%) XML
2 7 (2.80%) .NET
2 7 (2.80%) Middleware
3 6 (2.40%) ASP.NET
3 6 (2.40%) ActiveMQ
3 6 (2.40%) Apache Camel
4 4 (1.60%) WinForms
4 4 (1.60%) Java EE
5 3 (1.20%) Web Services
5 3 (1.20%) Hibernate
5 3 (1.20%) J2EE
5 3 (1.20%) WSDL
5 3 (1.20%) jBPM
5 3 (1.20%) Spring
5 3 (1.20%) Drools
6 2 (0.80%) SOAP
6 2 (0.80%) COM
7 1 (0.40%) CSS
7 1 (0.40%) HTML
7 1 (0.40%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (16.40%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (9.20%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.20%) NHS
3 8 (3.20%) Visualisation
3 8 (3.20%) Open Source
4 5 (2.00%) Life Science
4 5 (2.00%) Private Cloud
5 4 (1.60%) Replication
5 4 (1.60%) User Experience
6 2 (0.80%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.40%) Clustering
7 1 (0.40%) IVR
7 1 (0.40%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.40%) Blog
7 1 (0.40%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 58 (23.20%) Windows
2 27 (10.80%) UNIX
3 16 (6.40%) Linux
4 13 (5.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.80%) AIX
6 2 (0.80%) Solaris
7 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (13.60%) Information Security
2 33 (13.20%) Mentoring
3 29 (11.60%) ITIL
3 29 (11.60%) Project Management
4 24 (9.60%) CRM
5 21 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (8.40%) Performance Management
6 19 (7.60%) Migration
6 19 (7.60%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (7.60%) Analytics
7 17 (6.80%) Service Management
8 16 (6.40%) Coaching
9 15 (6.00%) Portfolio Management
9 15 (6.00%) Risk Management
10 14 (5.60%) Business Analysis
10 14 (5.60%) Test Strategy
10 14 (5.60%) Vulnerability Management
11 13 (5.20%) Security Architecture
12 12 (4.80%) Technical Architecture
12 12 (4.80%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (10.00%) SQL
2 11 (4.40%) Python
3 8 (3.20%) R
3 8 (3.20%) Java
4 7 (2.80%) C#
5 3 (1.20%) C++
5 3 (1.20%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.20%) ABAP
6 2 (0.80%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.40%) C
7 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.40%) X++
7 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.40%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 27 (10.80%) Degree
2 25 (10.00%) CISSP
3 23 (9.20%) Security Cleared
4 21 (8.40%) SC Cleared
5 13 (5.20%) OCP
5 13 (5.20%) Oracle Certification
6 11 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (4.00%) CISA
7 10 (4.00%) CISM
8 9 (3.60%) PCI QSA
9 8 (3.20%) CCEE
9 8 (3.20%) CCAA
9 8 (3.20%) CCIA
9 8 (3.20%) CRISC
9 8 (3.20%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (3.20%) CCA
9 8 (3.20%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (2.40%) CCIE
11 5 (2.00%) ACCA
11 5 (2.00%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.00%) QA
5 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (7.20%) Active Directory
1 18 (7.20%) Oracle RAC
2 17 (6.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (6.40%) XenApp
3 16 (6.40%) XenServer
4 10 (4.00%) XenDesktop
4 10 (4.00%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.80%) vSphere
6 3 (1.20%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.80%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.80%) MetaFrame
7 2 (0.80%) vCloud
8 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 8 (3.20%) XenMobile
2 6 (2.40%) NetBackup
2 6 (2.40%) FortiGate
2 6 (2.40%) SCDPM
3 5 (2.00%) SCCM
3 5 (2.00%) SCOM
3 5 (2.00%) SCVMM
3 5 (2.00%) Data Guard
3 5 (2.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (1.60%) ARCserve
4 4 (1.60%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.20%) MOM
6 2 (0.80%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.80%) SCSM
7 1 (0.40%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.40%) Nessus
7 1 (0.40%) Nmap
Vendors
1 90 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 47 (18.80%) Oracle
3 31 (12.40%) Cisco
4 27 (10.80%) CheckPoint
4 27 (10.80%) ArcSight
5 22 (8.80%) VMware
5 22 (8.80%) Juniper
6 20 (8.00%) Citrix
7 18 (7.20%) Splunk
8 17 (6.80%) IBM
9 16 (6.40%) F5
10 15 (6.00%) Blue Coat
11 11 (4.40%) Sourcefire
11 11 (4.40%) SAP
12 10 (4.00%) Cognos
12 10 (4.00%) Business Objects
13 9 (3.60%) Google
14 8 (3.20%) Teradata
14 8 (3.20%) Lotus
14 8 (3.20%) Tableau
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds
Welford Media
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Generous benefits package + bonus sc
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £16000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Technical Prospects
Salary: Basic Salary Circa. £25,000 plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, health care, certifications
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £30000 per annum + £5k Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Cognitive Group
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £39000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City, Leeds
TechnoRecruit
Salary: Negotiable, DOE. Plus Private Healthcare.
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 per annum + OTE £30k
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
The Test People
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + healthcare, pension, company car
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago