The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 48 45 45
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 28 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.98% 3.48% 3.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.09% 3.59% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 10
Average salary £43,750 £43,750 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,500 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Consultant
South 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 Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
684 669 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.30% 97.10% 93.89%
Number of salaries quoted 581 559 417
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Consultant
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Sheffield

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 59 (59.60%) Finance
2 50 (50.51%) SQL
3 45 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 44 (44.44%) Manufacturing
5 42 (42.42%) ERP
6 38 (38.38%) Windows
7 37 (37.37%) SQL Server
8 36 (36.36%) MS Excel
9 29 (29.29%) Oracle
9 29 (29.29%) Dynamics NAV
10 27 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
11 23 (23.23%) Business Analysis
11 23 (23.23%) GAP Analysis
12 21 (21.21%) Retail
12 21 (21.21%) SAP
13 17 (17.17%) Banking
14 16 (16.16%) PL/SQL
15 15 (15.15%) Sage
15 15 (15.15%) VMware
16 14 (14.14%) Java
16 14 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (13.13%) Citrix
18 12 (12.12%) PRINCE2
18 12 (12.12%) Project Management
19 11 (11.11%) Pegasus
19 11 (11.11%) Pegasus Opera
19 11 (11.11%) Degree
19 11 (11.11%) SAP Business One
19 11 (11.11%) Sage 200
20 10 (10.10%) Fiserv

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 6 (6.06%) WebLogic
1 6 (6.06%) JBoss
1 6 (6.06%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.01%) Lync
3 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 36 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 29 (29.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 11 (11.11%) Pegasus Opera
2 11 (11.11%) SAP Business One
2 11 (11.11%) Sage 200
3 10 (10.10%) Finacle
3 10 (10.10%) FLEXCUBE
3 10 (10.10%) Temenos T24
3 10 (10.10%) Summit
4 8 (8.08%) Oracle ERP
5 6 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (4.04%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (4.04%) MFGPRO
7 2 (2.02%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (2.02%) SAP FI
7 2 (2.02%) SAP CO
8 1 (1.01%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Office 365
2 2 (2.02%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.08%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (5.05%) WAAS
3 4 (4.04%) NetScaler
4 2 (2.02%) IPv6
4 2 (2.02%) OSPF
5 1 (1.01%) BGP
5 1 (1.01%) Firewall
5 1 (1.01%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.01%) MPLS
5 1 (1.01%) DHCP
5 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.01%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (37.37%) SQL Server
2 27 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (7.07%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (7.07%) Oracle Database 12c
3 7 (7.07%) Oracle Database
3 7 (7.07%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (7.07%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (7.07%) Oracle Forms
General
1 59 (59.60%) Finance
2 44 (44.44%) Manufacturing
3 21 (21.21%) Retail
4 17 (17.17%) Banking
5 9 (9.09%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.02%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.02%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.02%) General Ledger
6 2 (2.02%) Advertising
6 2 (2.02%) Legal
7 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.10%) Java EE
2 7 (7.07%) Middleware
3 6 (6.06%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (3.03%) XML
4 3 (3.03%) HTML
5 2 (2.02%) .NET
5 2 (2.02%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.06%) FlexPod
3 2 (2.02%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.02%) Market Risk
3 2 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (2.02%) Economics
3 2 (2.02%) Derivative
3 2 (2.02%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (2.02%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.02%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.01%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (38.38%) Windows
2 8 (8.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (6.06%) Solaris
4 4 (4.04%) UNIX
5 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.02%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.02%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (42.42%) ERP
2 23 (23.23%) GAP Analysis
2 23 (23.23%) Business Analysis
3 12 (12.12%) PRINCE2
3 12 (12.12%) Project Management
4 10 (10.10%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.08%) Business Transformation
6 7 (7.07%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (6.06%) CRM
8 3 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.03%) Service Management
8 3 (3.03%) ITIL
8 3 (3.03%) PRINCE
8 3 (3.03%) Competitor Analysis
8 3 (3.03%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (3.03%) Migration
8 3 (3.03%) Data Migration
8 3 (3.03%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (2.02%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (2.02%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 50 (50.51%) SQL
2 16 (16.16%) PL/SQL
3 14 (14.14%) Java
4 6 (6.06%) COBOL
4 6 (6.06%) Shell Script
5 5 (5.05%) C#
6 3 (3.03%) VBScript
7 2 (2.02%) C
7 2 (2.02%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (11.11%) Degree
2 8 (8.08%) CCA
2 8 (8.08%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (8.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (7.07%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.07%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.07%) CCEE
4 6 (6.06%) NCDA
4 6 (6.06%) NCIE
4 6 (6.06%) VTSP
4 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.03%) ACCA
5 3 (3.03%) CIPFA
5 3 (3.03%) CIMA
5 3 (3.03%) ICAEW
6 2 (2.02%) MCSE
6 2 (2.02%) CCIE
6 2 (2.02%) CCNP
6 2 (2.02%) CCNA
6 2 (2.02%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) QA
2 2 (2.02%) EMIR
2 2 (2.02%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (2.02%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.08%) Hyper-V
3 7 (7.07%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (7.07%) XenDesktop
4 6 (6.06%) Active Directory
5 5 (5.05%) vCloud
6 4 (4.04%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (4.04%) XenApp
7 3 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (7.07%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.02%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.01%) Legato
Vendors
1 45 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 29 (29.29%) Oracle
3 21 (21.21%) SAP
4 15 (15.15%) Sage
4 15 (15.15%) VMware
5 13 (13.13%) Citrix
6 11 (11.11%) Pegasus
7 10 (10.10%) Fiserv
7 10 (10.10%) Avaloq
8 9 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (8.08%) Cisco
10 6 (6.06%) NetApp
11 5 (5.05%) EMC
12 4 (4.04%) Pega
13 2 (2.02%) AppSense
13 2 (2.02%) CommVault
13 2 (2.02%) Murex
14 1 (1.01%) Symantec
Sheffield
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £30000 - £100000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago