The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Consultant
Rank 169 149 138
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 11 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.30% 0.072% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.075% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 5
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -21.90%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3599 2659 2305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.70% 95.99% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2897 2159 1988
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
IT Consultant
West Yorkshire

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 24 April 2014.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in Leeds

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (55.56%) Windows
1 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (44.44%) Information Security
3 6 (33.33%) Change Management
3 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (33.33%) Firewall
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) CCNA
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (33.33%) SAN
3 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (33.33%) Lync
4 5 (27.78%) Finance
4 5 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Network Design
5 4 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (22.22%) CISSP
5 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 4 (22.22%) Web Services
5 4 (22.22%) UNIX
5 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 4 (22.22%) SCCM
6 3 (16.67%) Security Management
6 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (11.11%) DHCP
7 2 (11.11%) DNS
7 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
7 2 (11.11%) CISA

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 6 (33.33%) Lync
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
1 6 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) DHCP
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Information Security
2 6 (33.33%) Change Management
2 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Network Design
4 4 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 3 (16.67%) Security Management
6 1 (5.56%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C++
1 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) CCNA
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (22.22%) CISSP
3 2 (11.11%) CISA
3 2 (11.11%) CISM
4 1 (5.56%) CRISC
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft