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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 75 66 42
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 111 143 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.17% 3.88% 5.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.32% 4.01% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 96 124 97
Average salary £56,250 £42,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.92% -13.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £58,500 £65,000
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
3340 3562 2485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.37% 96.58% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2658 2747 1916
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Leeds

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 94 (38.68%) Microsoft
2 50 (20.58%) Finance
3 43 (17.70%) Project Management
4 42 (17.28%) Windows
4 42 (17.28%) SQL
5 38 (15.64%) SQL Server
6 36 (14.81%) Web Services
6 36 (14.81%) Degree
7 35 (14.40%) Oracle
7 35 (14.40%) Business Intelligence
8 34 (13.99%) Migration
9 33 (13.58%) MS Excel
10 32 (13.17%) ERP
11 30 (12.35%) Business Analysis
12 29 (11.93%) Dynamics AX
12 29 (11.93%) Analytical Skills
13 27 (11.11%) Software Delivery
13 27 (11.11%) T-SQL
14 26 (10.70%) IIS
15 25 (10.29%) .NET
16 24 (9.88%) Cisco
17 23 (9.47%) IBM
18 22 (9.05%) LAN
18 22 (9.05%) WAN
18 22 (9.05%) Mentoring
18 22 (9.05%) Data Centre
19 21 (8.64%) CheckPoint
19 21 (8.64%) Stakeholder Management
20 20 (8.23%) Dynamics CRM
20 20 (8.23%) CRM

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 26 (10.70%) IIS
2 20 (8.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (7.82%) SAS
4 17 (7.00%) MS Exchange
4 17 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (3.70%) WebLogic
5 9 (3.70%) WebSphere
5 9 (3.70%) IBM Notes
6 7 (2.88%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.65%) Lync
9 2 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.41%) FormScape
10 1 (0.41%) Apache
10 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 33 (13.58%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.17%) MS Office
3 13 (5.35%) SPSS
4 6 (2.47%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.23%) MS Project
6 2 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.41%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 29 (11.93%) Dynamics AX
2 20 (8.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (2.47%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.65%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (1.65%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (1.23%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.82%) SAP APO
6 2 (0.82%) SAP Payroll
6 2 (0.82%) SAP PP
6 2 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.41%) Sage ERP X3
7 1 (0.41%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.41%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.41%) Unica
7 1 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.41%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.41%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.41%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.65%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.05%) LAN
1 22 (9.05%) WAN
2 16 (6.58%) Internet
2 16 (6.58%) Network Security
3 11 (4.53%) Wireless Security
3 11 (4.53%) Wireless
4 6 (2.47%) IPv4
4 6 (2.47%) IPv6
4 6 (2.47%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (2.47%) MPLS
4 6 (2.47%) OSPF
4 6 (2.47%) BGP
4 6 (2.47%) Firewall
4 6 (2.47%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.47%) VPN
5 3 (1.23%) DNS
6 2 (0.82%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.41%) WebEx
7 1 (0.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (15.64%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.00%) BusinessObjects
2 17 (7.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (6.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (5.35%) Pentaho
4 13 (5.35%) QlikView
5 10 (4.12%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 9 (3.70%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.88%) Base SAS
8 6 (2.47%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 4 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.23%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.82%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.82%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects XI
12 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (5.35%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.23%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.41%) Axure RP
General
1 50 (20.58%) Finance
2 12 (4.94%) Legal
3 9 (3.70%) Marketing
4 8 (3.29%) Law
5 5 (2.06%) General Ledger
6 4 (1.65%) Retail
7 3 (1.23%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.82%) Banking
8 2 (0.82%) Advertising
8 2 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.41%) Back Office
9 1 (0.41%) Publishing
9 1 (0.41%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (14.81%) Web Services
2 25 (10.29%) .NET
3 18 (7.41%) ASP.NET
4 13 (5.35%) SOAP
4 13 (5.35%) XML
4 13 (5.35%) WPF
4 13 (5.35%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 11 (4.53%) HTML
6 9 (3.70%) JSP
6 9 (3.70%) J2EE
6 9 (3.70%) jQuery
6 9 (3.70%) Ext JS
6 9 (3.70%) Middleware
7 4 (1.65%) WinForms
8 3 (1.23%) CSS
9 2 (0.82%) COM
9 2 (0.82%) SAP ALE
9 2 (0.82%) WCF
10 1 (0.41%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.93%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (9.05%) Data Centre
3 13 (5.35%) Visualisation
3 13 (5.35%) Client/Server
4 11 (4.53%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.53%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.23%) NHS
6 2 (0.82%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.82%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.82%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.41%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.41%) FMCG
7 1 (0.41%) User Experience
7 1 (0.41%) Replication
7 1 (0.41%) Clustering
7 1 (0.41%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 42 (17.28%) Windows
2 10 (4.12%) UNIX
3 7 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.23%) Linux
6 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (17.70%) Project Management
2 35 (14.40%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (13.99%) Migration
4 32 (13.17%) ERP
5 30 (12.35%) Business Analysis
6 27 (11.11%) Software Delivery
7 22 (9.05%) Mentoring
8 21 (8.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (8.23%) CRM
10 19 (7.82%) Information Security
10 19 (7.82%) Workflow
10 19 (7.82%) Analytics
11 17 (7.00%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (7.00%) Open Source
12 16 (6.58%) Test Scripting
12 16 (6.58%) Data Migration
12 16 (6.58%) ITIL
13 15 (6.17%) ETL
14 14 (5.76%) Data Modelling
14 14 (5.76%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (17.28%) SQL
2 27 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 19 (7.82%) C#
4 16 (6.58%) Java
5 13 (5.35%) JavaScript
5 13 (5.35%) VB.NET
5 13 (5.35%) Python
5 13 (5.35%) X++
5 13 (5.35%) R
6 10 (4.12%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.06%) ABAP
8 4 (1.65%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.23%) C-shell
10 2 (0.82%) C
11 1 (0.41%) VB
11 1 (0.41%) PHP
11 1 (0.41%) C++
11 1 (0.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 36 (14.81%) Degree
2 19 (7.82%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (4.53%) HP ASE
3 11 (4.53%) CISSP
4 9 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (3.29%) CCIE
6 5 (2.06%) ISTQB
6 5 (2.06%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.65%) PCI QSA
8 2 (0.82%) CCNP
8 2 (0.82%) ISEB
8 2 (0.82%) HND
8 2 (0.82%) ACCA
8 2 (0.82%) CISA
8 2 (0.82%) CISM
8 2 (0.82%) ICAEW
9 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 16 (6.58%) QA
2 9 (3.70%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (4.94%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (0.82%) vCloud
4 2 (0.82%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.82%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.82%) XenApp
4 2 (0.82%) XenServer
4 2 (0.82%) vSphere
5 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (2.47%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.41%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 94 (38.68%) Microsoft
2 35 (14.40%) Oracle
3 24 (9.88%) Cisco
4 23 (9.47%) IBM
5 21 (8.64%) CheckPoint
6 16 (6.58%) SAP
7 14 (5.76%) VMware
8 13 (5.35%) Tableau
8 13 (5.35%) Cognos
9 12 (4.94%) HP
10 11 (4.53%) Juniper
10 11 (4.53%) Huawei
11 10 (4.12%) Google
11 10 (4.12%) ArcSight
12 9 (3.70%) BEA
12 9 (3.70%) Lotus
13 7 (2.88%) Splunk
13 7 (2.88%) Teradata
14 6 (2.47%) Brocade
14 6 (2.47%) Cloudera
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + training, excellent progression!
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Cordant Group PLC
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Cordant Group PLC
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + Attractive benefits package and career progression
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + commission + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + commission + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Travel fund, bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Send
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + car allowance + 17.5% bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care, car
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + car / homeworking / benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Leeds
Specialist Solutions UK
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
The Test People
Salary: Salary Dependent on Experience - Excellent Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
The Test People
Salary: Rate / Salary dependent on experience
Posted: 16 days ago