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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 59 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 128 231 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.97% 6.24% 5.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.11% 6.42% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 83 197 112
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,000 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £56,200 £57,000 £62,500
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
3112 3598 2491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.56% 97.19% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2447 2930 2011
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,143 £50,000 £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 26 May 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Leeds

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 92 (39.15%) Microsoft
2 52 (22.13%) Windows
3 37 (15.74%) Oracle
4 33 (14.04%) MS Excel
4 33 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (13.62%) Project Management
6 31 (13.19%) Cisco
7 30 (12.77%) Information Security
7 30 (12.77%) Degree
8 29 (12.34%) Finance
9 28 (11.91%) Mentoring
10 27 (11.49%) Exchange Server 2013
10 27 (11.49%) ArcSight
10 27 (11.49%) CheckPoint
10 27 (11.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 26 (11.06%) SQL
12 25 (10.64%) MS Exchange
13 24 (10.21%) Migration
13 24 (10.21%) Network Security
14 23 (9.79%) Exchange Server 2010
14 23 (9.79%) Data Centre
14 23 (9.79%) VMware
14 23 (9.79%) ITIL
14 23 (9.79%) UNIX
15 22 (9.36%) IIS
15 22 (9.36%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (9.36%) Oracle Database
16 21 (8.94%) PCI DSS
16 21 (8.94%) CRM
16 21 (8.94%) Active Directory

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 27 (11.49%) Exchange Server 2013
2 25 (10.64%) MS Exchange
3 23 (9.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (9.36%) IIS
5 17 (7.23%) SAS
6 16 (6.81%) SharePoint
7 11 (4.68%) Lync
8 10 (4.26%) IBM Notes
9 5 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.28%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.43%) FormScape
12 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.43%) Apache
12 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.43%) JBoss
Applications
1 33 (14.04%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.38%) MS Office
3 12 (5.11%) SPSS
4 6 (2.55%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.43%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 15 (6.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (4.26%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (2.13%) SAP SD
3 5 (2.13%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.85%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (0.85%) SAP APO
4 2 (0.85%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.43%) Summit
5 1 (0.43%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.43%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.43%) Unica
5 1 (0.43%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.43%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.98%) Office 365
2 4 (1.70%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.85%) SaaS
3 2 (0.85%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.21%) Network Security
2 18 (7.66%) LAN
3 17 (7.23%) WAN
4 16 (6.81%) Firewall
5 14 (5.96%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (5.96%) MPLS
5 14 (5.96%) BGP
6 13 (5.53%) OSPF
7 10 (4.26%) SAN
8 9 (3.83%) TCP/IP
9 8 (3.40%) VPN
9 8 (3.40%) EIGRP
9 8 (3.40%) NAS
10 7 (2.98%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (2.55%) Internet
11 6 (2.55%) IPv4
11 6 (2.55%) IPv6
11 6 (2.55%) DNS
12 2 (0.85%) DHCP
12 2 (0.85%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.36%) Oracle Database
2 20 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 12 (5.11%) QlikView
3 12 (5.11%) Pentaho
4 11 (4.68%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.83%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 9 (3.83%) RDBMS
6 8 (3.40%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (3.40%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (2.55%) Base SAS
8 4 (1.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.43%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (1.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.43%) WebLogic Workshop
2 1 (0.43%) Axure RP
General
1 29 (12.34%) Finance
2 15 (6.38%) Law
3 12 (5.11%) Marketing
4 7 (2.98%) Retail
5 5 (2.13%) French Language
5 5 (2.13%) German Language
5 5 (2.13%) Spanish Language
6 4 (1.70%) General Ledger
6 4 (1.70%) Banking
6 4 (1.70%) Legal
7 3 (1.28%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.28%) Advertising
7 3 (1.28%) Games
8 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.43%) Back Office
8 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.83%) .NET
1 9 (3.83%) ASP.NET
1 9 (3.83%) XML
2 8 (3.40%) Web Services
3 4 (1.70%) WPF
3 4 (1.70%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 4 (1.70%) SOAP
3 4 (1.70%) WinForms
4 2 (0.85%) SAP ALE
4 2 (0.85%) Java EE
4 2 (0.85%) WSDL
4 2 (0.85%) COM
5 1 (0.43%) CSS
5 1 (0.43%) J2EE
5 1 (0.43%) Middleware
5 1 (0.43%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.43%) WCF
5 1 (0.43%) jBPM
5 1 (0.43%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.43%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (9.79%) Data Centre
3 16 (6.81%) Management Information System
4 12 (5.11%) Visualisation
5 5 (2.13%) Life Science
5 5 (2.13%) Private Cloud
6 4 (1.70%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.28%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.85%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.85%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.85%) User Experience
8 2 (0.85%) NHS
8 2 (0.85%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.43%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.43%) Clustering
9 1 (0.43%) IVR
9 1 (0.43%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.43%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.43%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 52 (22.13%) Windows
2 23 (9.79%) UNIX
3 12 (5.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (4.26%) Linux
4 10 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.85%) AIX
6 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (13.62%) Project Management
2 30 (12.77%) Information Security
3 28 (11.91%) Mentoring
4 24 (10.21%) Migration
5 23 (9.79%) ITIL
6 22 (9.36%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (8.94%) CRM
8 19 (8.09%) Business Analysis
9 18 (7.66%) Coaching
9 18 (7.66%) Analytics
10 15 (6.38%) Portfolio Management
10 15 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (6.38%) Performance Management
10 15 (6.38%) Risk Management
11 14 (5.96%) Test Strategy
11 14 (5.96%) Vulnerability Management
12 13 (5.53%) Security Architecture
12 13 (5.53%) Workflow
12 13 (5.53%) Service Management
13 12 (5.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (11.06%) SQL
2 14 (5.96%) Python
3 12 (5.11%) R
4 9 (3.83%) C#
5 8 (3.40%) T-SQL
6 6 (2.55%) PowerShell
7 4 (1.70%) X++
7 4 (1.70%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.70%) ABAP
7 4 (1.70%) Java
8 3 (1.28%) C-shell
8 3 (1.28%) C
9 2 (0.85%) C++
10 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (12.77%) Degree
2 21 (8.94%) CISSP
3 16 (6.81%) Security Cleared
4 14 (5.96%) SC Cleared
5 8 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (3.40%) CCEE
5 8 (3.40%) CCAA
5 8 (3.40%) CCIA
5 8 (3.40%) CCA
5 8 (3.40%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (3.40%) OCP
5 8 (3.40%) Oracle Certification
6 7 (2.98%) CISA
6 7 (2.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (2.55%) PCI QSA
7 6 (2.55%) CISM
7 6 (2.55%) CCIE
8 5 (2.13%) CRISC
9 3 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.85%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (8.94%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.40%) QA
4 2 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.43%) SLA
5 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (8.94%) Active Directory
2 19 (8.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (6.38%) XenApp
3 15 (6.38%) XenServer
4 10 (4.26%) Oracle RAC
5 9 (3.83%) XenDesktop
6 8 (3.40%) Hyper-V
7 7 (2.98%) vSphere
8 4 (1.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (1.28%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.85%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.85%) MetaFrame
10 2 (0.85%) vCloud
11 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (3.40%) XenMobile
2 6 (2.55%) FortiGate
3 4 (1.70%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.28%) SCCM
4 3 (1.28%) SCOM
4 3 (1.28%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.85%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.85%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.85%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.43%) SCSM
6 1 (0.43%) Nessus
6 1 (0.43%) Nmap
6 1 (0.43%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.43%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 92 (39.15%) Microsoft
2 37 (15.74%) Oracle
3 31 (13.19%) Cisco
4 27 (11.49%) CheckPoint
4 27 (11.49%) ArcSight
5 23 (9.79%) VMware
6 21 (8.94%) Juniper
7 19 (8.09%) Citrix
8 18 (7.66%) Splunk
9 15 (6.38%) F5
9 15 (6.38%) Blue Coat
9 15 (6.38%) Business Objects
9 15 (6.38%) SAP
10 13 (5.53%) IBM
11 12 (5.11%) Cognos
11 12 (5.11%) Tableau
12 10 (4.26%) Sourcefire
12 10 (4.26%) Lotus
13 9 (3.83%) Google
13 9 (3.83%) Teradata
Leeds
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £30000 per annum + £5k Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Valia Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to £36k + mileage expenses
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Cordant Group PLC
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Cordant Group PLC
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £56000.00 - £68000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sandstone Technology
Salary: Base salary + commission
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Up to £70k+Benefits
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Fruition IT
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £39000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + Training, Pension & Car Allowance
Posted: 14 days ago
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Posted: 18 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
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