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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 49 28 37
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 31 47 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.05% 7.06% 4.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.19% 7.39% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 31 32 13
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.93%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
740 636 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.61% 95.50% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 642 540 417
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 39 (58.21%) Microsoft
1 39 (58.21%) Finance
2 38 (56.72%) Windows
3 34 (50.75%) SQL
4 32 (47.76%) MS Excel
5 31 (46.27%) Manufacturing
6 29 (43.28%) ERP
7 25 (37.31%) Dynamics NAV
8 23 (34.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 23 (34.33%) SQL Server
9 22 (32.84%) SAP
10 21 (31.34%) GAP Analysis
10 21 (31.34%) Sage
11 19 (28.36%) Business Analysis
12 17 (25.37%) Sage 200
12 17 (25.37%) SAP Business One
12 17 (25.37%) Pegasus
12 17 (25.37%) Pegasus Opera
13 15 (22.39%) VMware
14 13 (19.40%) Oracle
15 11 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (16.42%) Retail
16 10 (14.93%) Banking
16 10 (14.93%) vSphere
16 10 (14.93%) PL/SQL
16 10 (14.93%) Citrix
16 10 (14.93%) VMware ESX
17 8 (11.94%) Active Directory
18 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
18 7 (10.45%) IIS

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 7 (10.45%) IIS
2 4 (5.97%) JBoss
2 4 (5.97%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.97%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.49%) Lync
Applications
1 32 (47.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 25 (37.31%) Dynamics NAV
2 17 (25.37%) SAP Business One
2 17 (25.37%) Sage 200
2 17 (25.37%) Pegasus Opera
3 6 (8.96%) Summit
3 6 (8.96%) FLEXCUBE
3 6 (8.96%) Finacle
3 6 (8.96%) Temenos T24
4 4 (5.97%) MFGPRO
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (4.48%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (2.99%) SAP CO
6 2 (2.99%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (2.99%) SAP FI
7 1 (1.49%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) DNS
1 3 (4.48%) Firewall
2 1 (1.49%) DHCP
2 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 23 (34.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle9i Database
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (5.97%) Selenium
1 4 (5.97%) Cucumber
1 4 (5.97%) SpecFlow
General
1 39 (58.21%) Finance
2 31 (46.27%) Manufacturing
3 11 (16.42%) Retail
4 10 (14.93%) Banking
5 6 (8.96%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.99%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.99%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) Java EE
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (5.97%) Gherkin
2 4 (5.97%) .NET
2 4 (5.97%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.48%) Thin Client
1 3 (4.48%) Fat Client
1 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 38 (56.72%) Windows
2 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (5.97%) Solaris
3 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.48%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.28%) ERP
2 21 (31.34%) GAP Analysis
3 19 (28.36%) Business Analysis
4 6 (8.96%) PRINCE2
5 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.97%) BDD
5 4 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.48%) Business Transformation
6 3 (4.48%) Competitor Analysis
6 3 (4.48%) CRM
6 3 (4.48%) Project Management
7 2 (2.99%) Service Management
7 2 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.99%) Software Testing
7 2 (2.99%) PRINCE
7 2 (2.99%) Business Continuity
7 2 (2.99%) Information Security
7 2 (2.99%) Business Development
7 2 (2.99%) Data Privacy
7 2 (2.99%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 34 (50.75%) SQL
2 10 (14.93%) PL/SQL
3 6 (8.96%) Java
4 4 (5.97%) COBOL
4 4 (5.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.48%) Degree
3 2 (2.99%) CISSP
3 2 (2.99%) ACCA
3 2 (2.99%) CISA
3 2 (2.99%) CIPFA
3 2 (2.99%) CIMA
3 2 (2.99%) ICAEW
System Software
1 11 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (14.93%) VMware ESX
2 10 (14.93%) vSphere
3 8 (11.94%) Active Directory
4 7 (10.45%) vCloud
5 4 (5.97%) Terminal Services
6 3 (4.48%) XenApp
7 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (5.97%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 39 (58.21%) Microsoft
2 22 (32.84%) SAP
3 21 (31.34%) Sage
4 17 (25.37%) Pegasus
5 15 (22.39%) VMware
6 13 (19.40%) Oracle
7 10 (14.93%) Citrix
8 6 (8.96%) Avaloq
8 6 (8.96%) Fiserv
9 4 (5.97%) Pega
10 3 (4.48%) Cisco
11 2 (2.99%) Tieto
12 1 (1.49%) CommVault
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