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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 45 17 40
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 28 64 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.85% 10.09% 4.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.93% 10.67% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 27 59 11
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £29,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £62,500 £47,500
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
712 600 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.94% 94.64% 98.27%
Number of salaries quoted 639 543 508
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 3 July 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 38 (64.41%) Microsoft
2 36 (61.02%) Windows
2 36 (61.02%) Finance
3 31 (52.54%) MS Excel
4 29 (49.15%) SQL
5 28 (47.46%) Manufacturing
6 27 (45.76%) ERP
7 26 (44.07%) Dynamics NAV
8 25 (42.37%) SQL Server 2005
8 25 (42.37%) SQL Server
9 24 (40.68%) Sage
10 22 (37.29%) SAP
11 21 (35.59%) GAP Analysis
12 20 (33.90%) Pegasus
12 20 (33.90%) Pegasus Opera
12 20 (33.90%) SAP Business One
12 20 (33.90%) Business Analysis
12 20 (33.90%) Sage 200
13 11 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (18.64%) vSphere
13 11 (18.64%) VMware
13 11 (18.64%) VMware ESX
14 9 (15.25%) Banking
14 9 (15.25%) Citrix
15 8 (13.56%) Active Directory
15 8 (13.56%) IIS
15 8 (13.56%) vCloud
16 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2012
16 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2008
17 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (13.56%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (52.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 26 (44.07%) Dynamics NAV
2 20 (33.90%) SAP Business One
2 20 (33.90%) Sage 200
2 20 (33.90%) Pegasus Opera
3 4 (6.78%) MFGPRO
4 2 (3.39%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (3.39%) SAP CO
4 2 (3.39%) SAP FI
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.69%) HFM
5 1 (1.69%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (1.69%) Summit
5 1 (1.69%) Finacle
5 1 (1.69%) Temenos T24
5 1 (1.69%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) DNS
1 2 (3.39%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (42.37%) SQL Server 2005
1 25 (42.37%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.69%) Essbase
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Selenium
1 4 (6.78%) Cucumber
1 4 (6.78%) SpecFlow
General
1 36 (61.02%) Finance
2 28 (47.46%) Manufacturing
3 9 (15.25%) Banking
4 4 (6.78%) Financial Institution
5 3 (5.08%) Retail Banking
5 3 (5.08%) Retail
6 2 (3.39%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) .NET
1 4 (6.78%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.69%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Thin Client
1 3 (5.08%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (61.02%) Windows
2 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.76%) ERP
2 21 (35.59%) GAP Analysis
3 20 (33.90%) Business Analysis
4 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.78%) BDD
6 3 (5.08%) Competitor Analysis
6 3 (5.08%) ETL
6 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.39%) Migration
7 2 (3.39%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.39%) Information Security
7 2 (3.39%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.39%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.39%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.39%) Data Privacy
8 1 (1.69%) Database Tuning
8 1 (1.69%) Analytics
8 1 (1.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 29 (49.15%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) Java
2 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.39%) CISA
2 2 (3.39%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) CISSP
System Software
1 11 (18.64%) VMware ESX
1 11 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (18.64%) vSphere
2 8 (13.56%) vCloud
2 8 (13.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.47%) Terminal Services
4 3 (5.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (64.41%) Microsoft
2 24 (40.68%) Sage
3 22 (37.29%) SAP
4 20 (33.90%) Pegasus
5 11 (18.64%) VMware
6 9 (15.25%) Citrix
7 4 (6.78%) Oracle
7 4 (6.78%) Pega
7 4 (6.78%) Tieto
8 3 (5.08%) Cisco
9 2 (3.39%) Business Objects
9 2 (3.39%) HP
10 1 (1.69%) Hyperion
10 1 (1.69%) Informatica
10 1 (1.69%) Fiserv
10 1 (1.69%) Avaloq
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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