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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 65 54 46
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 142 121 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.75% 4.29% 5.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.88% 4.48% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 127 87 136
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,500 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
3663 2700 2694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.83% 95.81% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2810 2194 2249
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,950 £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 21 October 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Leeds

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 77 (24.29%) Microsoft
2 76 (23.97%) Windows
3 74 (23.34%) Finance
4 60 (18.93%) SQL
5 55 (17.35%) VMware
6 51 (16.09%) Oracle
6 51 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
7 49 (15.46%) VMware Infrastructure
8 46 (14.51%) Project Management
9 44 (13.88%) Cisco
10 41 (12.93%) Citrix
11 37 (11.67%) SQL Server
12 36 (11.36%) Oracle Database
13 35 (11.04%) XML
13 35 (11.04%) Active Directory
14 33 (10.41%) Hyper-V
14 33 (10.41%) XenDesktop
15 28 (8.83%) Information Security
15 28 (8.83%) Lync
16 25 (7.89%) EMC
16 25 (7.89%) PL/SQL
16 25 (7.89%) MS Excel
16 25 (7.89%) Cisco Nexus
17 24 (7.57%) CCEE
17 24 (7.57%) ITIL
17 24 (7.57%) CCA
17 24 (7.57%) Citrix Certification
18 23 (7.26%) Microsoft Certification
18 23 (7.26%) NetApp
18 23 (7.26%) Web Services

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 28 (8.83%) Lync
2 15 (4.73%) SharePoint
3 14 (4.42%) MS Exchange
4 13 (4.10%) IIS
5 9 (2.84%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.58%) Alfresco
7 5 (1.58%) Documentum
8 3 (0.95%) SAS
8 3 (0.95%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.32%) WordPress
10 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.32%) Apache
10 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 25 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.79%) MS Office
3 3 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.63%) MS Project
5 1 (0.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (1.89%) SAP CRM
2 4 (1.26%) SAP MM
2 4 (1.26%) SAP HR
2 4 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.26%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.95%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.95%) SAP Travel Management
4 2 (0.63%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.63%) Summit
4 2 (0.63%) FLEXCUBE
4 2 (0.63%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.63%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.63%) Finacle
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.32%) SAP FI-CA
5 1 (0.32%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.32%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.79%) Office 365
2 6 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.58%) SaaS
4 1 (0.32%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.89%) Cisco Nexus
2 23 (7.26%) Firewall
3 18 (5.68%) Internet
4 17 (5.36%) SAN
5 13 (4.10%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (3.15%) OSPF
6 10 (3.15%) BGP
6 10 (3.15%) EIGRP
6 10 (3.15%) WAAS
7 9 (2.84%) NetScaler
8 8 (2.52%) Unified Communications
9 7 (2.21%) NAS
9 7 (2.21%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (2.21%) TCP/IP
10 6 (1.89%) MPLS
10 6 (1.89%) PBX
10 6 (1.89%) Network Security
11 4 (1.26%) RIP
11 4 (1.26%) Cisco PIX
12 2 (0.63%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 36 (11.36%) Oracle Database
3 17 (5.36%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (5.36%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (3.79%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (1.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 6 (1.89%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.58%) Data Mining
6 5 (1.58%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.95%) QlikView
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.32%) Base SAS
10 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (5.99%) Oracle APEX
2 15 (4.73%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (0.95%) LSMW
4 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.32%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.32%) Introscope
4 1 (0.32%) Toad
General
1 74 (23.34%) Finance
2 19 (5.99%) Banking
3 18 (5.68%) Retail
4 5 (1.58%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.95%) Law
5 3 (0.95%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.63%) Marketing
7 1 (0.32%) Local Government
7 1 (0.32%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (11.04%) XML
2 23 (7.26%) Web Services
3 16 (5.05%) .NET
4 15 (4.73%) SOAP
5 12 (3.79%) WSDL
6 11 (3.47%) HTML
7 10 (3.15%) Ajax
8 4 (1.26%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (0.95%) Java EE
9 3 (0.95%) EDI
10 2 (0.63%) Mason
11 1 (0.32%) HTML5
11 1 (0.32%) jQuery
11 1 (0.32%) WCF
11 1 (0.32%) WF
11 1 (0.32%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 1 (0.32%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.32%) JTAPI
11 1 (0.32%) SAP Smart Forms
11 1 (0.32%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 51 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.42%) FlexPod
3 13 (4.10%) User Experience
4 6 (1.89%) NHS
5 5 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.58%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (1.26%) FMCG
6 4 (1.26%) Data Conversion
7 3 (0.95%) Open Source
8 2 (0.63%) CESG
8 2 (0.63%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (0.63%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.63%) RMADS
9 1 (0.32%) Statistics
9 1 (0.32%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 76 (23.97%) Windows
2 13 (4.10%) UNIX
3 10 (3.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.58%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.58%) Windows XP
6 5 (1.58%) Linux
7 2 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (14.51%) Project Management
2 28 (8.83%) Information Security
3 24 (7.57%) ITIL
4 21 (6.62%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (6.31%) Business Analysis
6 19 (5.99%) Test Scripting
6 19 (5.99%) Functional Testing
7 18 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (5.36%) Workflow
9 15 (4.73%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (4.42%) CRM
10 14 (4.42%) Change Management
11 13 (4.10%) PRINCE2
12 12 (3.79%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (3.79%) System Testing
13 11 (3.47%) Migration
14 9 (2.84%) Software Testing
14 9 (2.84%) Problem Management
14 9 (2.84%) Business Continuity
15 8 (2.52%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 60 (18.93%) SQL
2 25 (7.89%) PL/SQL
3 12 (3.79%) Java
4 11 (3.47%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.89%) T-SQL
6 5 (1.58%) VB
6 5 (1.58%) C#
7 4 (1.26%) VBA
8 3 (0.95%) C
9 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.63%) ABAP
10 1 (0.32%) R
10 1 (0.32%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.32%) Perl
10 1 (0.32%) PHP
10 1 (0.32%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 24 (7.57%) CCEE
1 24 (7.57%) CCA
1 24 (7.57%) Citrix Certification
2 23 (7.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (6.62%) CISSP
3 21 (6.62%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (5.99%) ISEB
4 19 (5.99%) MCSE
5 18 (5.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 18 (5.68%) MCITP
6 15 (4.73%) CCNP
7 14 (4.42%) VTSP
8 12 (3.79%) Security Cleared
8 12 (3.79%) MCTS
8 12 (3.79%) NCDA
8 12 (3.79%) NCIE
9 11 (3.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (2.21%) Degree
10 7 (2.21%) CCSE
10 7 (2.21%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (2.84%) SLA
3 5 (1.58%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.58%) QA
4 3 (0.95%) COBIT
4 3 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.63%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 49 (15.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (11.04%) Active Directory
3 33 (10.41%) Hyper-V
3 33 (10.41%) XenDesktop
4 16 (5.05%) Oracle RAC
5 15 (4.73%) XenApp
6 10 (3.15%) vCloud
7 9 (2.84%) vSphere
8 7 (2.21%) XenServer
9 4 (1.26%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.63%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (4.10%) Data Guard
2 11 (3.47%) SCCM
3 9 (2.84%) XenMobile
4 7 (2.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (1.26%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.63%) SCOM
6 2 (0.63%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.63%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.32%) SCSM
7 1 (0.32%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.32%) Puppet
7 1 (0.32%) WSUS
7 1 (0.32%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.32%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.32%) Nagios
7 1 (0.32%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.32%) OpenView
Vendors
1 77 (24.29%) Microsoft
2 55 (17.35%) VMware
3 51 (16.09%) Oracle
4 44 (13.88%) Cisco
5 41 (12.93%) Citrix
6 25 (7.89%) EMC
7 23 (7.26%) NetApp
8 18 (5.68%) HP
9 17 (5.36%) CheckPoint
10 16 (5.05%) SAP
11 15 (4.73%) IBM
12 7 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (1.58%) 3PAR
13 5 (1.58%) Brocade
13 5 (1.58%) Open Text
13 5 (1.58%) Adobe
14 3 (0.95%) Splunk
14 3 (0.95%) ArcSight
14 3 (0.95%) Lotus
14 3 (0.95%) Dell
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