The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Consultant
Rank 178 147 157
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 4 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 0.38% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.40% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 5
Average salary £40,000 £58,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.03% +28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £19,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
IT 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
3598 2747 2693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.85% 95.95% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2755 2229 2241
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the Leeds region.

IT Consultant Salary Trend in Leeds

IT Consultant
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in Leeds

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title.

1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Information Security
3 5 (33.33%) Internet
4 4 (26.67%) Firewall
4 4 (26.67%) MS Office
4 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (20.00%) CISSP
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (20.00%) Security Management
5 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (13.33%) Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (13.33%) CCNA
6 2 (13.33%) SAN
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco
6 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
6 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
6 2 (13.33%) Business Development
6 2 (13.33%) User Experience
6 2 (13.33%) Lync
6 2 (13.33%) SCCM
7 1 (6.67%) Network Security
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Internet
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (6.67%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Information Security
2 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (20.00%) Security Management
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) Business Development
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
5 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (6.67%) Information Management
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Security Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) CISSP
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) CCSE
4 1 (6.67%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CISA
4 1 (6.67%) CISM
4 1 (6.67%) GIAC
4 1 (6.67%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) McAfee