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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 28 44 41
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 44 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.32% 5.14% 4.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.60% 5.24% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 32 36 22
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -10.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £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
579 706 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.34% 98.06% 98.96%
Number of salaries quoted 485 603 557
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,105 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 37 (49.33%) VMware
2 34 (45.33%) Windows
3 33 (44.00%) MS Excel
4 32 (42.67%) Active Directory
5 31 (41.33%) Microsoft
6 29 (38.67%) Finance
7 26 (34.67%) Oracle
7 26 (34.67%) Windows Server
8 25 (33.33%) Citrix
9 22 (29.33%) vSphere
10 21 (28.00%) Banking
11 20 (26.67%) VMware ESX
11 20 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (26.67%) Oracle Database
12 18 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 18 (24.00%) DNS
12 18 (24.00%) IIS
12 18 (24.00%) vCloud
12 18 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (22.67%) B2B
14 16 (21.33%) .NET
14 16 (21.33%) Business Development
15 13 (17.33%) Terminal Services
16 12 (16.00%) Solaris
16 12 (16.00%) Unix
16 12 (16.00%) .NET Framework
16 12 (16.00%) PowerShell
17 10 (13.33%) Presales
17 10 (13.33%) Java
17 10 (13.33%) Cisco

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 18 (24.00%) IIS
2 8 (10.67%) JBoss
2 8 (10.67%) WebLogic
2 8 (10.67%) WebSphere
2 8 (10.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (8.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.00%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (44.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Finacle
1 6 (8.00%) FLEXCUBE
1 6 (8.00%) Summit
1 6 (8.00%) Temenos T24
2 4 (5.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.33%) SAP Business One
4 1 (1.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) SaaS
2 3 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.33%) Office 365
3 1 (1.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.00%) DNS
2 8 (10.67%) Firewall
3 3 (4.00%) LAN
3 3 (4.00%) Skype
3 3 (4.00%) Unified Communications
3 3 (4.00%) VoIP
3 3 (4.00%) WAN
3 3 (4.00%) WebEx
4 2 (2.67%) SAN
4 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.67%) Oracle Database
2 9 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (12.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 9 (12.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.33%) Big Data
5 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 29 (38.67%) Finance
2 21 (28.00%) Banking
3 6 (8.00%) Retail
3 6 (8.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.33%) .NET
2 12 (16.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (8.00%) Java EE
4 4 (5.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) PKI
2 6 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.67%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.67%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.67%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 34 (45.33%) Windows
2 26 (34.67%) Windows Server
3 20 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (16.00%) Solaris
5 12 (16.00%) Unix
6 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.67%) B2B
2 16 (21.33%) Business Development
3 10 (13.33%) Presales
4 8 (10.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.33%) DevOps
6 4 (5.33%) ITIL
6 4 (5.33%) ITSM
6 4 (5.33%) Project Management
7 3 (4.00%) CRM
7 3 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.00%) Supplier Management
8 2 (2.67%) SDLC
9 1 (1.33%) Coaching
9 1 (1.33%) Data Analysis
9 1 (1.33%) Data Governance
9 1 (1.33%) Data Visualisation
9 1 (1.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.00%) PowerShell
2 10 (13.33%) Java
3 8 (10.67%) SQL
4 6 (8.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (5.33%) C#
5 4 (5.33%) C++
6 3 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) MCSE
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) COBIT
1 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (42.67%) Active Directory
2 22 (29.33%) vSphere
3 20 (26.67%) VMware ESX
4 18 (24.00%) vCloud
4 18 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (17.33%) Terminal Services
6 5 (6.67%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (12.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 5 (6.67%) Data Guard
2 5 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (49.33%) VMware
2 31 (41.33%) Microsoft
3 26 (34.67%) Oracle
4 25 (33.33%) Citrix
5 10 (13.33%) Cisco
6 6 (8.00%) Avaloq
6 6 (8.00%) Fiserv
7 4 (5.33%) CA
8 3 (4.00%) Avaya
8 3 (4.00%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.67%) EMC
9 2 (2.67%) HP
9 2 (2.67%) NetApp
10 1 (1.33%) Facebook
10 1 (1.33%) Google
10 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.33%) SAP
10 1 (1.33%) Tableau
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £55k - £56k per annum + Car Allowance - £4200
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Salary: £40k per annum plus performance related bonus scheme, pension, healthcare and flexible benefits scheme.
Posted: 26 days ago