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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Consultant
Rank 173 184 146
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -38
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 4 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 0.24% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.25% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 2
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +31.14%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
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
3344 3579 2452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.82% 97.23% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2639 2826 1869
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £24,500
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%

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 31 July 2015.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in Leeds

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) CISA
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (25.00%) PCI QSA
3 2 (25.00%) ICAEW
3 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Law
3 2 (25.00%) CISM
3 2 (25.00%) IIS
3 2 (25.00%) ACCA
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) CISSP
3 2 (25.00%) CA
3 2 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Lync

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (12.50%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
General
1 2 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (25.00%) Coaching
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CISA
2 2 (25.00%) CISM
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) ACCA
2 2 (25.00%) ICAEW
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) PCI QSA
3 1 (12.50%) CRISC
3 1 (12.50%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco