The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 53 34 40
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 167 148 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.54% 5.83% 6.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.67% 6.11% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 147 107 132
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3576 2424 2395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.31% 95.43% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2839 1852 1956
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 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 28 July 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Leeds

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 134 (34.10%) Windows
2 109 (27.74%) Finance
3 82 (20.87%) Microsoft
4 81 (20.61%) SQL
5 63 (16.03%) VMware
6 62 (15.78%) XML
7 57 (14.50%) SQL Server
8 54 (13.74%) Oracle
9 52 (13.23%) Active Directory
10 50 (12.72%) Web Services
11 48 (12.21%) VMware Infrastructure
12 43 (10.94%) Citrix
13 42 (10.69%) Project Management
14 39 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
14 39 (9.92%) IIS
15 38 (9.67%) Lync
15 38 (9.67%) Oracle Database
16 36 (9.16%) SOAP
16 36 (9.16%) WSDL
16 36 (9.16%) Banking
17 35 (8.91%) Hyper-V
18 34 (8.65%) MCITP
18 34 (8.65%) MS Exchange
18 34 (8.65%) Information Security
19 33 (8.40%) Cisco
19 33 (8.40%) Windows Server 2008
20 32 (8.14%) MCSE
20 32 (8.14%) Firewall
21 31 (7.89%) Internet
22 30 (7.63%) Business Intelligence

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 39 (9.92%) IIS
2 38 (9.67%) Lync
3 34 (8.65%) MS Exchange
4 29 (7.38%) SharePoint
5 17 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (2.80%) WebLogic
7 10 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (1.27%) IBM Notes
12 4 (1.02%) Office Communications Server
12 4 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2000
12 4 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.25%) Apache
14 1 (0.25%) SAS
14 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.25%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (7.12%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.58%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.25%) MS Project
3 1 (0.25%) SPSS
3 1 (0.25%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 13 (3.31%) SAP FI
2 11 (2.80%) SAP FI/CO
2 11 (2.80%) SAP CO
3 9 (2.29%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (2.04%) SAP HR
5 7 (1.78%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (1.53%) SAP HCM
7 5 (1.27%) SAP Travel Management
8 4 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.76%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.76%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (0.76%) Oracle Assets
9 3 (0.76%) SAP Payroll
9 3 (0.76%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (0.51%) SAP SD
11 1 (0.25%) SAP CRM
11 1 (0.25%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.56%) Office 365
2 8 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.14%) Firewall
2 31 (7.89%) Internet
3 26 (6.62%) SAN
4 15 (3.82%) Unified Communications
4 15 (3.82%) Cisco Nexus
5 13 (3.31%) DNS
6 10 (2.54%) DHCP
7 8 (2.04%) TCP/IP
8 7 (1.78%) VPN
8 7 (1.78%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (1.53%) NAS
9 6 (1.53%) MPLS
9 6 (1.53%) WAN
9 6 (1.53%) LAN
10 5 (1.27%) SSL
11 4 (1.02%) WAAS
11 4 (1.02%) GSM
11 4 (1.02%) SMTP
11 4 (1.02%) PBX
11 4 (1.02%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (14.50%) SQL Server
2 38 (9.67%) Oracle Database
3 19 (4.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (4.07%) Oracle Reports
5 13 (3.31%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (2.29%) QlikView
7 8 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (1.27%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.76%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.51%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 2 (0.51%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (0.51%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 19 (4.83%) Oracle APEX
2 14 (3.56%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (2.29%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.25%) Toad
4 1 (0.25%) Introscope
4 1 (0.25%) Maven
4 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 109 (27.74%) Finance
2 36 (9.16%) Banking
3 19 (4.83%) Retail
4 11 (2.80%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.29%) Retail Banking
5 9 (2.29%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.04%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.02%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.51%) Marketing
8 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.25%) Billing
9 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (15.78%) XML
2 50 (12.72%) Web Services
3 36 (9.16%) SOAP
3 36 (9.16%) WSDL
4 25 (6.36%) .NET
5 12 (3.05%) Ajax
6 11 (2.80%) HTML
7 3 (0.76%) Middleware
8 2 (0.51%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.51%) J2EE
9 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (0.25%) XHTML
9 1 (0.25%) JMS
9 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.25%) CSS
9 1 (0.25%) JDBC
9 1 (0.25%) JSP
9 1 (0.25%) Servlets
9 1 (0.25%) XSLT
9 1 (0.25%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (3.31%) FlexPod
2 8 (2.04%) Clustering
3 5 (1.27%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.02%) Data Conversion
4 4 (1.02%) Open Source
4 4 (1.02%) Blackberry
4 4 (1.02%) NHS
5 3 (0.76%) CLARiiON
5 3 (0.76%) Mathematics
5 3 (0.76%) EqualLogic
5 3 (0.76%) iPad
5 3 (0.76%) iPhone
5 3 (0.76%) Celerra
6 2 (0.51%) FMCG
6 2 (0.51%) IVR
6 2 (0.51%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.25%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.25%) Statistics
7 1 (0.25%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 134 (34.10%) Windows
2 33 (8.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (7.38%) Windows XP
4 23 (5.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (4.83%) Windows 7
6 15 (3.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (3.31%) UNIX
8 11 (2.80%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (1.02%) Linux
9 4 (1.02%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.76%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.76%) Windows Vista
10 3 (0.76%) Android
11 1 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (10.69%) Project Management
2 34 (8.65%) Information Security
3 30 (7.63%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (7.38%) ITIL
5 28 (7.12%) User Acceptance Testing
6 25 (6.36%) PRINCE2
7 24 (6.11%) Software Testing
8 18 (4.58%) Business Analysis
8 18 (4.58%) Migration
9 16 (4.07%) Test Scripting
10 15 (3.82%) Service Delivery
10 15 (3.82%) Change Management
10 15 (3.82%) Problem Management
11 14 (3.56%) System Testing
11 14 (3.56%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (3.05%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (2.80%) Service Management
13 11 (2.80%) Business Development
14 10 (2.54%) Load Balancing
14 10 (2.54%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (20.61%) SQL
2 22 (5.60%) PL/SQL
3 13 (3.31%) Java
4 12 (3.05%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.04%) T-SQL
6 7 (1.78%) C#
6 7 (1.78%) PowerShell
7 6 (1.53%) VB
8 5 (1.27%) C++
9 4 (1.02%) C
9 4 (1.02%) VBA
10 2 (0.51%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.51%) PHP
11 1 (0.25%) Perl
11 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.25%) ABAP
11 1 (0.25%) SAPscript
11 1 (0.25%) Smalltalk
11 1 (0.25%) Ruby
11 1 (0.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 39 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (8.65%) MCITP
3 32 (8.14%) MCSE
4 28 (7.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 24 (6.11%) CISSP
6 20 (5.09%) CCEE
6 20 (5.09%) MCTS
6 20 (5.09%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (5.09%) Citrix Certification
7 17 (4.33%) NCDA
8 16 (4.07%) NCIE
8 16 (4.07%) ISEB
9 15 (3.82%) CCA
9 15 (3.82%) Degree
9 15 (3.82%) VCAP
10 14 (3.56%) CCNA
10 14 (3.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 13 (3.31%) Security Cleared
11 13 (3.31%) VCDX
12 12 (3.05%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (4.83%) SLA
3 8 (2.04%) COBIT
4 4 (1.02%) QA
5 3 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.25%) EFQM
System Software
1 52 (13.23%) Active Directory
2 48 (12.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (8.91%) Hyper-V
4 26 (6.62%) XenDesktop
5 21 (5.34%) vSphere
6 16 (4.07%) XenApp
6 16 (4.07%) Oracle RAC
7 9 (2.29%) XenServer
8 6 (1.53%) vCloud
9 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (1.02%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (1.02%) UAG
10 4 (1.02%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.76%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.25%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 19 (4.83%) SCCM
2 15 (3.82%) Data Guard
3 9 (2.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (2.04%) SCOM
5 4 (1.02%) SCVMM
5 4 (1.02%) MOM
5 4 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (1.02%) SCOrch
5 4 (1.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (1.02%) SCSM
5 4 (1.02%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (0.76%) SCDPM
6 3 (0.76%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.25%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.25%) Nagios
7 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.25%) OpenView
7 1 (0.25%) Nessus
7 1 (0.25%) Puppet
7 1 (0.25%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 82 (20.87%) Microsoft
2 63 (16.03%) VMware
3 54 (13.74%) Oracle
4 43 (10.94%) Citrix
5 33 (8.40%) Cisco
6 28 (7.12%) HP
7 24 (6.11%) SAP
8 19 (4.83%) NetApp
9 15 (3.82%) EMC
10 7 (1.78%) Symantec
11 6 (1.53%) IBM
11 6 (1.53%) Dell
12 5 (1.27%) CheckPoint
12 5 (1.27%) Lotus
12 5 (1.27%) BMC
13 4 (1.02%) FrontRange
13 4 (1.02%) Remedy
13 4 (1.02%) ServiceNow
14 3 (0.76%) Business Objects
14 3 (0.76%) Juniper
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