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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 68 54 39
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 124 160 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.55% 4.35% 5.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% 4.48% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 94 140 100
Average salary £52,500 £42,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £70,000
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
3350 3568 2470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.85% 97.09% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2655 2828 1879
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 4 August 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Leeds

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 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 96 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 49 (19.92%) Windows
3 45 (18.29%) Finance
4 41 (16.67%) Project Management
5 38 (15.45%) SQL Server
6 36 (14.63%) Oracle
7 35 (14.23%) SQL
8 34 (13.82%) Business Intelligence
9 33 (13.41%) MS Excel
9 33 (13.41%) Migration
10 32 (13.01%) Cisco
11 31 (12.60%) Web Services
11 31 (12.60%) Degree
12 29 (11.79%) Business Analysis
12 29 (11.79%) Analytical Skills
13 28 (11.38%) IIS
13 28 (11.38%) LAN
14 27 (10.98%) WAN
14 27 (10.98%) CheckPoint
14 27 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2013
15 26 (10.57%) ERP
16 25 (10.16%) T-SQL
17 24 (9.76%) MS Exchange
17 24 (9.76%) Dynamics AX
17 24 (9.76%) Mentoring
17 24 (9.76%) Data Centre
18 23 (9.35%) Exchange Server 2010
19 22 (8.94%) Information Security
19 22 (8.94%) Network Security
19 22 (8.94%) IBM

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 28 (11.38%) IIS
2 27 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2013
3 24 (9.76%) MS Exchange
4 23 (9.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (8.13%) SAS
6 13 (5.28%) IBM Notes
7 8 (3.25%) SharePoint
8 7 (2.85%) Lync
9 6 (2.44%) WebSphere
9 6 (2.44%) WebLogic
10 5 (2.03%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.41%) FormScape
12 1 (0.41%) Apache
Applications
1 33 (13.41%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.10%) MS Office
2 15 (6.10%) SPSS
3 6 (2.44%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.41%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 24 (9.76%) Dynamics AX
2 18 (7.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (2.03%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.22%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (1.22%) SAP SD
4 3 (1.22%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.81%) SAP PP
5 2 (0.81%) SAP APO
5 2 (0.81%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.41%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.41%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.41%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.41%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.41%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.63%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.81%) SaaS
3 1 (0.41%) Office 365
3 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (11.38%) LAN
2 27 (10.98%) WAN
3 22 (8.94%) Network Security
4 17 (6.91%) Internet
5 11 (4.47%) Firewall
6 10 (4.07%) Wireless
6 10 (4.07%) Wireless Security
7 8 (3.25%) VPN
8 7 (2.85%) MPLS
8 7 (2.85%) BGP
8 7 (2.85%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (2.85%) TCP/IP
9 6 (2.44%) OSPF
9 6 (2.44%) IPv4
9 6 (2.44%) IPv6
10 4 (1.63%) DNS
11 2 (0.81%) Cisco Nexus
12 1 (0.41%) HSRP
12 1 (0.41%) Spanning Tree
12 1 (0.41%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (15.45%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.72%) BusinessObjects
3 15 (6.10%) QlikView
3 15 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (6.10%) Pentaho
4 13 (5.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (5.28%) Oracle Database
5 12 (4.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 9 (3.66%) Base SAS
7 8 (3.25%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (1.22%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.81%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 11 (4.47%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.41%) Axure RP
General
1 45 (18.29%) Finance
2 11 (4.47%) Law
3 10 (4.07%) Legal
4 9 (3.66%) Marketing
5 6 (2.44%) General Ledger
6 3 (1.22%) Retail
7 2 (0.81%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.41%) Back Office
8 1 (0.41%) Advertising
8 1 (0.41%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (12.60%) Web Services
2 19 (7.72%) .NET
3 16 (6.50%) ASP.NET
4 12 (4.88%) XML
5 11 (4.47%) WPF
5 11 (4.47%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 10 (4.07%) SOAP
7 8 (3.25%) HTML
8 6 (2.44%) JSP
8 6 (2.44%) J2EE
8 6 (2.44%) jQuery
8 6 (2.44%) Ext JS
8 6 (2.44%) Middleware
9 4 (1.63%) WinForms
10 3 (1.22%) CSS
11 2 (0.81%) COM
11 2 (0.81%) SAP ALE
11 2 (0.81%) WCF
12 1 (0.41%) AngularJS
12 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.79%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (9.76%) Data Centre
3 15 (6.10%) Visualisation
4 13 (5.28%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.47%) Client/Server
6 8 (3.25%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.22%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.22%) NHS
8 2 (0.81%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.81%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.81%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.41%) User Experience
9 1 (0.41%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.41%) FMCG
9 1 (0.41%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.41%) Replication
9 1 (0.41%) Clustering
9 1 (0.41%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 49 (19.92%) Windows
2 14 (5.69%) UNIX
3 10 (4.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (4.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.63%) Linux
5 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (16.67%) Project Management
2 34 (13.82%) Business Intelligence
3 33 (13.41%) Migration
4 29 (11.79%) Business Analysis
5 26 (10.57%) ERP
6 24 (9.76%) Mentoring
7 22 (8.94%) ITIL
7 22 (8.94%) Information Security
8 21 (8.54%) Analytics
9 19 (7.72%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (7.72%) Open Source
10 18 (7.32%) CRM
11 17 (6.91%) Workflow
11 17 (6.91%) Coaching
12 16 (6.50%) Software Delivery
13 15 (6.10%) Business Analytics
14 14 (5.69%) Risk Management
14 14 (5.69%) Test Scripting
15 13 (5.28%) Data Migration
15 13 (5.28%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 35 (14.23%) SQL
2 25 (10.16%) T-SQL
3 17 (6.91%) C#
4 15 (6.10%) Python
4 15 (6.10%) R
5 11 (4.47%) X++
5 11 (4.47%) VB.NET
5 11 (4.47%) Java
6 10 (4.07%) PowerShell
7 9 (3.66%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.03%) ABAP
9 3 (1.22%) C-shell
9 3 (1.22%) C
9 3 (1.22%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.41%) VB
10 1 (0.41%) PHP
10 1 (0.41%) C++
10 1 (0.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 31 (12.60%) Degree
2 19 (7.72%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (5.69%) CISSP
4 10 (4.07%) HP ASE
5 8 (3.25%) Security Cleared
5 8 (3.25%) CCIE
5 8 (3.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.22%) CCNP
7 3 (1.22%) CISA
7 3 (1.22%) PCI QSA
7 3 (1.22%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.81%) OSCP
8 2 (0.81%) OSCE
8 2 (0.81%) CISM
8 2 (0.81%) ACCA
8 2 (0.81%) CEH
8 2 (0.81%) ICAEW
8 2 (0.81%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.81%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (5.69%) QA
2 14 (5.69%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.41%) SLA
4 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (1.22%) Terminal Services
4 3 (1.22%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.22%) XenApp
4 3 (1.22%) XenServer
4 3 (1.22%) vSphere
5 2 (0.81%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.81%) vCloud
6 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (2.44%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.41%) SCCM
2 1 (0.41%) SCOM
2 1 (0.41%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 96 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 36 (14.63%) Oracle
3 32 (13.01%) Cisco
4 27 (10.98%) CheckPoint
5 22 (8.94%) IBM
6 19 (7.72%) VMware
6 19 (7.72%) ArcSight
7 18 (7.32%) Juniper
8 15 (6.10%) SAP
8 15 (6.10%) Cognos
8 15 (6.10%) Tableau
9 13 (5.28%) Lotus
10 12 (4.88%) Blue Coat
10 12 (4.88%) F5
10 12 (4.88%) Splunk
11 11 (4.47%) HP
12 10 (4.07%) Google
12 10 (4.07%) Huawei
13 9 (3.66%) Teradata
14 8 (3.25%) Sourcefire
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + training, excellent progression!
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £95000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £80,000 + Package and Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + Attractive benefits package and career progression
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Lorien
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Car Allowance and much more
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Competitive plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Ripe4
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
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Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £67,000 + 5% Bonus per year
Posted: 15 days ago
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Kainos Software
Salary: From £45,000 to £67,000 per annum 5% Bonus, Pension + Superb Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
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Computer Futures
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Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
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Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum + 5% Pension, 35 Days Holiday Inc BH
Posted: 22 days ago