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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 55 48 43
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 140 161 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.19% 4.96% 5.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.32% 5.16% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 122 111 146
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
3244 3121 2848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.04% 96.18% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2605 2441 2439
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Leeds

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 67 (24.28%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (23.19%) Microsoft
3 53 (19.20%) Oracle
4 52 (18.84%) Windows
5 49 (17.75%) Finance
6 37 (13.41%) Cisco
7 35 (12.68%) ITIL
7 35 (12.68%) VMware
8 33 (11.96%) SQL
8 33 (11.96%) MS Excel
8 33 (11.96%) Oracle Database
9 32 (11.59%) Project Management
10 31 (11.23%) SQL Server
10 31 (11.23%) Citrix
11 30 (10.87%) Retail
12 29 (10.51%) VMware Infrastructure
13 28 (10.14%) UNIX
14 27 (9.78%) Information Security
15 25 (9.06%) Oracle RAC
16 24 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
16 24 (8.70%) XenDesktop
17 23 (8.33%) IBM
17 23 (8.33%) EMC
18 22 (7.97%) SAN
19 21 (7.61%) CRM
19 21 (7.61%) Cisco Nexus
19 21 (7.61%) Mentoring
20 20 (7.25%) Linux
20 20 (7.25%) Oracle Reports
20 20 (7.25%) CISSP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 17 (6.16%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.99%) WebLogic
3 9 (3.26%) Lync
4 7 (2.54%) Documentum
4 7 (2.54%) WebSphere
4 7 (2.54%) Alfresco
5 5 (1.81%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.45%) IIS
6 4 (1.45%) JBoss
6 4 (1.45%) Apache
6 4 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.09%) Apache ServiceMix
7 3 (1.09%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.09%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.72%) SAS
8 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 33 (11.96%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.71%) MS Office
3 8 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.72%) MS Project
5 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.54%) SAP CRM
3 6 (2.17%) Google Analytics
4 5 (1.81%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (1.45%) SAP MM
5 4 (1.45%) SAP ERP
6 3 (1.09%) SAP Travel Management
6 3 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (1.09%) Finacle
6 3 (1.09%) SAP HR
6 3 (1.09%) SAP SD
6 3 (1.09%) Summit
6 3 (1.09%) FLEXCUBE
6 3 (1.09%) Temenos T24
7 2 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.72%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.36%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.36%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.71%) Office 365
2 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.36%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.97%) SAN
2 21 (7.61%) Cisco Nexus
3 17 (6.16%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (5.43%) Firewall
5 14 (5.07%) OSPF
5 14 (5.07%) BGP
5 14 (5.07%) EIGRP
6 11 (3.99%) NAS
6 11 (3.99%) NetScaler
7 10 (3.62%) Network Security
7 10 (3.62%) MPLS
8 8 (2.90%) Internet
8 8 (2.90%) TCP/IP
9 7 (2.54%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (2.17%) WAAS
11 4 (1.45%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (1.45%) LAN
11 4 (1.45%) RIP
12 3 (1.09%) Unified Communications
13 2 (0.72%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (11.96%) Oracle Database
2 31 (11.23%) SQL Server
3 20 (7.25%) Oracle Reports
3 20 (7.25%) Relational Database
4 19 (6.88%) RDBMS
5 9 (3.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (2.54%) MySQL
8 6 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.45%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.36%) Base SAS
12 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.36%) OLTP
12 1 (0.36%) SAP BW
12 1 (0.36%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (1.81%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.09%) WebLogic Workshop
2 3 (1.09%) LSMW
2 3 (1.09%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.36%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.36%) Toad
General
1 49 (17.75%) Finance
2 30 (10.87%) Retail
3 17 (6.16%) Banking
4 10 (3.62%) Marketing
5 9 (3.26%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.54%) Advertising
7 6 (2.17%) Law
7 6 (2.17%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.81%) Games
9 3 (1.09%) Legal
10 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.72%) Billing
11 1 (0.36%) Local Government
11 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.36%) French Language
11 1 (0.36%) German Language
11 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.36%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.16%) XML
2 8 (2.90%) WSDL
2 8 (2.90%) .NET
2 8 (2.90%) SOAP
2 8 (2.90%) Web Services
2 8 (2.90%) Middleware
3 7 (2.54%) Java EE
4 6 (2.17%) Apache Camel
4 6 (2.17%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (1.81%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (1.09%) Drools
6 3 (1.09%) Spring
6 3 (1.09%) jBPM
6 3 (1.09%) Hibernate
6 3 (1.09%) J2EE
6 3 (1.09%) EDI
7 2 (0.72%) Mason
8 1 (0.36%) HTML
8 1 (0.36%) jQuery
8 1 (0.36%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 67 (24.28%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.71%) NHS
4 8 (2.90%) FlexPod
5 7 (2.54%) User Experience
6 6 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.17%) Replication
7 5 (1.81%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.45%) Data Conversion
9 3 (1.09%) FMCG
10 2 (0.72%) CESG
10 2 (0.72%) CESG CLAS
10 2 (0.72%) RMADS
10 2 (0.72%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.36%) Life Science
11 1 (0.36%) Blog
11 1 (0.36%) Economics
11 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.36%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 52 (18.84%) Windows
2 28 (10.14%) UNIX
3 20 (7.25%) Linux
4 8 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.09%) Solaris
7 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (12.68%) ITIL
2 32 (11.59%) Project Management
3 27 (9.78%) Information Security
4 24 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (7.61%) CRM
5 21 (7.61%) Mentoring
6 20 (7.25%) Test Scripting
7 19 (6.88%) Functional Testing
8 16 (5.80%) Workflow
9 15 (5.43%) Business Analysis
10 13 (4.71%) Business Continuity
10 13 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (4.71%) PRINCE2
10 13 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (4.71%) Change Management
11 12 (4.35%) ERP
11 12 (4.35%) TOGAF
11 12 (4.35%) Content Management
12 11 (3.99%) Migration
12 11 (3.99%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 33 (11.96%) SQL
2 19 (6.88%) Java
3 8 (2.90%) PL/SQL
4 7 (2.54%) C#
5 6 (2.17%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.45%) VB
6 4 (1.45%) VBA
7 3 (1.09%) Python
7 3 (1.09%) C++
7 3 (1.09%) C
8 2 (0.72%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.72%) ABAP
9 1 (0.36%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.36%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.36%) Perl
9 1 (0.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (7.25%) CISSP
2 19 (6.88%) ISEB
3 16 (5.80%) CCA
3 16 (5.80%) Citrix Certification
3 16 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (5.80%) OCP
3 16 (5.80%) Oracle Certification
3 16 (5.80%) CCEE
4 15 (5.43%) Security Cleared
5 13 (4.71%) CCNP
6 12 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 12 (4.35%) CISM
7 11 (3.99%) Degree
7 11 (3.99%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (3.62%) PCI QSA
8 10 (3.62%) CCIA
9 9 (3.26%) CRISC
9 9 (3.26%) CISA
10 8 (2.90%) VTSP
11 7 (2.54%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.71%) PCI DSS
2 12 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.09%) COBIT
4 3 (1.09%) QA
5 2 (0.72%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 29 (10.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (9.06%) Oracle RAC
3 24 (8.70%) XenDesktop
4 18 (6.52%) XenApp
5 15 (5.43%) Hyper-V
5 15 (5.43%) Active Directory
6 13 (4.71%) XenServer
7 6 (2.17%) vCloud
8 5 (1.81%) vSphere
9 2 (0.72%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (4.71%) XenMobile
2 9 (3.26%) Data Guard
3 7 (2.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (2.54%) NetBackup
3 7 (2.54%) SCDPM
4 6 (2.17%) ARCserve
4 6 (2.17%) SCCM
5 3 (1.09%) SCOM
5 3 (1.09%) SCVMM
5 3 (1.09%) MOM
5 3 (1.09%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.72%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.36%) WSUS
7 1 (0.36%) Nagios
7 1 (0.36%) Puppet
7 1 (0.36%) SCSM
Vendors
1 64 (23.19%) Microsoft
2 53 (19.20%) Oracle
3 37 (13.41%) Cisco
4 35 (12.68%) VMware
5 31 (11.23%) Citrix
6 23 (8.33%) IBM
6 23 (8.33%) EMC
7 19 (6.88%) SAP
7 19 (6.88%) CheckPoint
8 18 (6.52%) NetApp
9 16 (5.80%) HP
10 7 (2.54%) Adobe
10 7 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (2.54%) Open Text
10 7 (2.54%) Symantec
11 6 (2.17%) Google
11 6 (2.17%) Veeam
12 5 (1.81%) 3PAR
12 5 (1.81%) Brocade
12 5 (1.81%) Dell
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