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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Consultant
Rank 177 149 155
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 5 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.13% 0.23% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.24% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 3
Average salary £30,500 £59,000 £17,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.30% +237.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £19,000 £16,700
10% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £60,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
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
3644 2485 2678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.66% 95.50% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2808 1914 2192
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in Leeds

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 13 (56.52%) Windows
3 11 (47.83%) Information Security
4 10 (43.48%) Firewall
5 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (39.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (34.78%) Lync
6 8 (34.78%) CCNA
6 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
6 8 (34.78%) SharePoint
6 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
6 8 (34.78%) Change Management
6 8 (34.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (34.78%) SAN
7 7 (30.43%) CISSP
7 7 (30.43%) Risk Management
8 6 (26.09%) SCCM
8 6 (26.09%) Security Management
8 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
9 5 (21.74%) Internet
10 4 (17.39%) MS Office
10 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
10 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
10 4 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
11 3 (13.04%) CISM
12 2 (8.70%) CISA
12 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
12 2 (8.70%) DHCP
12 2 (8.70%) DNS

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (34.78%) SharePoint
1 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
1 8 (34.78%) Lync
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) Firewall
2 8 (34.78%) SAN
3 5 (21.74%) Internet
4 2 (8.70%) DHCP
4 2 (8.70%) DNS
5 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.35%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (4.35%) Network Security
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Information Security
2 8 (34.78%) Change Management
2 8 (34.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (30.43%) Risk Management
4 6 (26.09%) Security Management
5 4 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (4.35%) Information Management
6 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Business Development
6 1 (4.35%) Security Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Change Control
6 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (34.78%) CCNA
3 7 (30.43%) CISSP
4 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
5 3 (13.04%) CISM
6 2 (8.70%) CISA
7 1 (4.35%) CCNP
7 1 (4.35%) CRISC
7 1 (4.35%) GIAC
7 1 (4.35%) CCSA
7 1 (4.35%) CCSE
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.35%) McAfee
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