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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 49 22 33
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 25 61 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.50% 8.70% 5.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.56% 9.08% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 24 61 14
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -11.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £31,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £65,000 £57,000
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
702 672 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 98.18% 95.86% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 633 584 483
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 5 August 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 37 (67.27%) Microsoft
2 34 (61.82%) Windows
3 33 (60.00%) Finance
4 31 (56.36%) MS Excel
5 26 (47.27%) ERP
6 25 (45.45%) SQL
7 24 (43.64%) Manufacturing
8 23 (41.82%) Dynamics NAV
9 22 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 22 (40.00%) SQL Server
10 21 (38.18%) Sage
11 19 (34.55%) SAP
11 19 (34.55%) GAP Analysis
12 18 (32.73%) Pegasus
12 18 (32.73%) Pegasus Opera
12 18 (32.73%) SAP Business One
12 18 (32.73%) Business Analysis
12 18 (32.73%) Sage 200
13 12 (21.82%) vSphere
13 12 (21.82%) VMware
14 11 (20.00%) VMware ESX
14 11 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (18.18%) Citrix
16 9 (16.36%) Active Directory
17 8 (14.55%) IIS
17 8 (14.55%) Banking
17 8 (14.55%) vCloud
18 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
19 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
20 5 (9.09%) Terminal Services

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (14.55%) IIS
2 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 31 (56.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (41.82%) Dynamics NAV
2 18 (32.73%) SAP Business One
2 18 (32.73%) Sage 200
2 18 (32.73%) Pegasus Opera
3 3 (5.45%) MFGPRO
4 1 (1.82%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.82%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.82%) HFM
4 1 (1.82%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.82%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) DNS
2 2 (3.64%) Firewall
3 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.82%) SAN
3 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 22 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.82%) Essbase
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Selenium
1 4 (7.27%) Cucumber
1 4 (7.27%) SpecFlow
General
1 33 (60.00%) Finance
2 24 (43.64%) Manufacturing
3 8 (14.55%) Banking
4 4 (7.27%) Financial Institution
5 3 (5.45%) Retail Banking
5 3 (5.45%) Retail
6 1 (1.82%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) .NET
1 4 (7.27%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Thin Client
1 3 (5.45%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 34 (61.82%) Windows
2 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (47.27%) ERP
2 19 (34.55%) GAP Analysis
3 18 (32.73%) Business Analysis
4 4 (7.27%) BDD
4 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2
4 4 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.45%) CRM
5 3 (5.45%) ETL
5 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.64%) Migration
6 2 (3.64%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.64%) Information Security
6 2 (3.64%) Unit Testing
6 2 (3.64%) Data Migration
6 2 (3.64%) Analytics
6 2 (3.64%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.64%) Data Privacy
7 1 (1.82%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.82%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.64%) CISA
2 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) CISSP
System Software
1 12 (21.82%) vSphere
2 11 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 11 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.36%) Active Directory
4 8 (14.55%) vCloud
5 5 (9.09%) Terminal Services
6 3 (5.45%) XenApp
7 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (67.27%) Microsoft
2 21 (38.18%) Sage
3 19 (34.55%) SAP
4 18 (32.73%) Pegasus
5 12 (21.82%) VMware
6 10 (18.18%) Citrix
7 4 (7.27%) Cisco
7 4 (7.27%) Tieto
8 3 (5.45%) Pega
8 3 (5.45%) Oracle
8 3 (5.45%) HP
9 1 (1.82%) EMC
9 1 (1.82%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.82%) Informatica
9 1 (1.82%) NetApp
9 1 (1.82%) Google
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