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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 65 51 47
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 139 124 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.65% 4.58% 5.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.77% 4.78% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 124 85 137
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
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
3691 2594 2777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.88% 95.86% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2828 2070 2317
Average salary £40,000 £38,625 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.55% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 30 September 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Leeds

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 92 (26.74%) Windows
2 86 (25.00%) Finance
3 76 (22.09%) Microsoft
4 63 (18.31%) SQL
5 62 (18.02%) VMware
6 53 (15.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 52 (15.12%) Oracle
8 49 (14.24%) Project Management
9 47 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
10 46 (13.37%) XML
11 45 (13.08%) Citrix
12 44 (12.79%) Cisco
13 41 (11.92%) SQL Server
14 39 (11.34%) Active Directory
15 38 (11.05%) Oracle Database
16 35 (10.17%) XenDesktop
17 34 (9.88%) Web Services
18 33 (9.59%) Hyper-V
19 29 (8.43%) Information Security
19 29 (8.43%) Lync
20 28 (8.14%) MS Excel
21 26 (7.56%) Firewall
21 26 (7.56%) Banking
22 25 (7.27%) CCEE
22 25 (7.27%) Cisco Nexus
22 25 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
22 25 (7.27%) CCA
22 25 (7.27%) Citrix Certification
22 25 (7.27%) NetApp
23 24 (6.98%) Internet

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 29 (8.43%) Lync
2 21 (6.10%) IIS
3 19 (5.52%) MS Exchange
4 15 (4.36%) SharePoint
5 10 (2.91%) WebLogic
6 8 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.45%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.87%) SAS
8 3 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.58%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.58%) Documentum
10 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.29%) Apache
10 1 (0.29%) WordPress
10 1 (0.29%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 28 (8.14%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.07%) MS Office
3 3 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.58%) MS Project
5 1 (0.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (2.62%) SAP HR
2 6 (1.74%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (1.74%) SAP Travel Management
2 6 (1.74%) SAP HCM
3 4 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.16%) SAP MM
3 4 (1.16%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.87%) SAP Payroll
4 3 (0.87%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.87%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.58%) Finacle
5 2 (0.58%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.58%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.58%) Summit
5 2 (0.58%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.29%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.20%) Office 365
2 6 (1.74%) SaaS
3 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.56%) Firewall
2 25 (7.27%) Cisco Nexus
3 24 (6.98%) Internet
4 19 (5.52%) SAN
5 11 (3.20%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (2.91%) WAAS
7 9 (2.62%) Unified Communications
7 9 (2.62%) NetScaler
8 8 (2.33%) NAS
8 8 (2.33%) OSPF
8 8 (2.33%) BGP
8 8 (2.33%) EIGRP
9 7 (2.03%) TCP/IP
9 7 (2.03%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (1.74%) Network Security
11 4 (1.16%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (1.16%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (1.16%) RIP
11 4 (1.16%) PBX
11 4 (1.16%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (11.92%) SQL Server
2 38 (11.05%) Oracle Database
3 17 (4.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (3.49%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (1.74%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 6 (1.74%) QlikView
7 5 (1.45%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.16%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.16%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (0.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.29%) Base SAS
11 1 (0.29%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 19 (5.52%) Oracle APEX
2 15 (4.36%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (0.87%) LoadRunner
3 3 (0.87%) LSMW
4 1 (0.29%) Introscope
4 1 (0.29%) Toad
4 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.29%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 86 (25.00%) Finance
2 26 (7.56%) Banking
3 18 (5.23%) Retail
4 8 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.16%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.87%) Law
6 3 (0.87%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.87%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.58%) Marketing
7 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.29%) Local Government
8 1 (0.29%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (13.37%) XML
2 34 (9.88%) Web Services
3 23 (6.69%) SOAP
4 21 (6.10%) WSDL
5 17 (4.94%) .NET
6 11 (3.20%) HTML
7 10 (2.91%) Ajax
8 4 (1.16%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (0.87%) EDI
10 2 (0.58%) Java EE
10 2 (0.58%) Mason
11 1 (0.29%) HTML5
11 1 (0.29%) WCF
11 1 (0.29%) WF
11 1 (0.29%) jQuery
11 1 (0.29%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 1 (0.29%) CSS
11 1 (0.29%) JDBC
11 1 (0.29%) CGI
11 1 (0.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 47 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.23%) User Experience
3 16 (4.65%) FlexPod
4 5 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (1.45%) NHS
5 4 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.16%) Open Source
6 3 (0.87%) Data Conversion
6 3 (0.87%) FMCG
7 2 (0.58%) RMADS
7 2 (0.58%) CESG
7 2 (0.58%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.29%) Statistics
8 1 (0.29%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.29%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 92 (26.74%) Windows
2 15 (4.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (3.49%) Windows XP
3 12 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (3.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (2.91%) UNIX
6 7 (2.03%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (1.16%) Linux
9 1 (0.29%) Solaris
9 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (14.24%) Project Management
2 29 (8.43%) Information Security
3 25 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (6.40%) ITIL
5 21 (6.10%) Business Analysis
6 20 (5.81%) Test Scripting
7 19 (5.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (4.94%) Functional Testing
9 16 (4.65%) PRINCE2
10 15 (4.36%) Change Management
10 15 (4.36%) System Testing
10 15 (4.36%) Software Testing
11 13 (3.78%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (3.78%) Workflow
11 13 (3.78%) Migration
11 13 (3.78%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (3.49%) Problem Management
13 11 (3.20%) CRM
14 8 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (2.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (18.31%) SQL
2 23 (6.69%) PL/SQL
3 11 (3.20%) JavaScript
4 10 (2.91%) Java
5 7 (2.03%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.16%) VB
7 3 (0.87%) C#
7 3 (0.87%) VBA
8 2 (0.58%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.58%) ABAP
9 1 (0.29%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.29%) R
9 1 (0.29%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.29%) C
9 1 (0.29%) Perl
9 1 (0.29%) PHP
9 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (7.27%) CCA
1 25 (7.27%) Citrix Certification
1 25 (7.27%) CCEE
2 23 (6.69%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (6.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (6.40%) CISSP
3 22 (6.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 20 (5.81%) ISEB
5 19 (5.52%) MCSE
6 18 (5.23%) MCITP
7 16 (4.65%) CCNP
7 16 (4.65%) VTSP
8 14 (4.07%) NCDA
8 14 (4.07%) NCIE
8 14 (4.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 13 (3.78%) MCTS
10 10 (2.91%) Degree
11 9 (2.62%) Security Cleared
12 8 (2.33%) VCAP
13 7 (2.03%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (3.78%) SLA
3 5 (1.45%) QA
4 4 (1.16%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.58%) COBIT
6 2 (0.58%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 53 (15.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (11.34%) Active Directory
3 35 (10.17%) XenDesktop
4 33 (9.59%) Hyper-V
5 17 (4.94%) XenApp
6 16 (4.65%) Oracle RAC
7 13 (3.78%) vSphere
8 10 (2.91%) vCloud
9 7 (2.03%) XenServer
10 5 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (0.58%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (4.07%) Data Guard
2 13 (3.78%) SCCM
3 9 (2.62%) XenMobile
4 8 (2.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (1.45%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.58%) SCSM
6 2 (0.58%) SCDPM
6 2 (0.58%) SCOM
6 2 (0.58%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.29%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.29%) Puppet
7 1 (0.29%) OpenView
7 1 (0.29%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.29%) Nagios
7 1 (0.29%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 76 (22.09%) Microsoft
2 62 (18.02%) VMware
3 52 (15.12%) Oracle
4 45 (13.08%) Citrix
5 44 (12.79%) Cisco
6 25 (7.27%) NetApp
7 22 (6.40%) HP
7 22 (6.40%) EMC
8 20 (5.81%) SAP
9 16 (4.65%) CheckPoint
10 12 (3.49%) IBM
11 5 (1.45%) Lotus
11 5 (1.45%) Brocade
11 5 (1.45%) 3PAR
12 3 (0.87%) F5
12 3 (0.87%) Splunk
12 3 (0.87%) ArcSight
12 3 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.87%) Dell
12 3 (0.87%) Juniper
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £55k - 90k per year + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Stanation
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Commission
Posted: Yesterday
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Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, home working
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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DP Connect
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Salary: £6000 - £50000 per annum + Car, Bonus
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