The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 36 18 49
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 54 59 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.68% 8.44% 3.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.93% 8.97% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 53 51 24
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £37,550 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
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 South Yorkshire 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
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
911 658 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.89% 94.13% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 754 541 700
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +12.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Consultant Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Consultant
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -4 45 £48,750 +16.76% 6
Doncaster -1 2 £35,000 -30.00%
Rotherham - 1 £55,000 -
Consultant
Yorkshire

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 70 (51.47%) Microsoft
2 46 (33.82%) Citrix
3 43 (31.62%) VMware
3 43 (31.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 41 (30.15%) MS Excel
5 36 (26.47%) Windows
5 36 (26.47%) Cisco
6 35 (25.74%) Finance
7 34 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 34 (25.00%) XenDesktop
8 33 (24.26%) Citrix Certification
9 32 (23.53%) CCA
10 29 (21.32%) Hyper-V
11 27 (19.85%) Banking
11 27 (19.85%) SQL Server
12 26 (19.12%) SQL
12 26 (19.12%) NetApp
13 24 (17.65%) CCEE
14 23 (16.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 23 (16.91%) Oracle
15 21 (15.44%) Java
16 20 (14.71%) MCITP
16 20 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
16 20 (14.71%) HP
17 19 (13.97%) MCSE
17 19 (13.97%) MCTS
18 18 (13.24%) Cisco Nexus
18 18 (13.24%) XenApp
18 18 (13.24%) JBoss
18 18 (13.24%) UNIX

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 16 (11.76%) Lync
1 16 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 9 (6.62%) MS Exchange
3 8 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.94%) IIS
6 3 (2.21%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.47%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.47%) Apache
8 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.74%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 41 (30.15%) MS Excel
2 15 (11.03%) MS Office
3 1 (0.74%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (3.68%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.47%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.74%) Summit
4 1 (0.74%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.74%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.74%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.41%) IaaS
1 6 (4.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.24%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (8.09%) DNS
2 11 (8.09%) Unified Communications
3 9 (6.62%) WAAS
4 8 (5.88%) SAN
5 6 (4.41%) NetScaler
6 5 (3.68%) IP Telephony
7 4 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (2.94%) GSM
7 4 (2.94%) LAN
8 3 (2.21%) PBX
8 3 (2.21%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (2.21%) Cisco IPT
8 3 (2.21%) NAS
9 2 (1.47%) Firewall
10 1 (0.74%) VoIP
10 1 (0.74%) WAN
10 1 (0.74%) Network Security
10 1 (0.74%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (11.76%) Eclipse
2 4 (2.94%) LoadRunner
General
1 35 (25.74%) Finance
2 27 (19.85%) Banking
3 13 (9.56%) Telecoms
4 9 (6.62%) Manufacturing
5 8 (5.88%) Retail
6 6 (4.41%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.94%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.47%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (1.47%) Legal
9 1 (0.74%) Back Office
9 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.74%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.50%) XML
1 17 (12.50%) HTML
2 16 (11.76%) SOAP
2 16 (11.76%) Web Services
2 16 (11.76%) Hibernate
3 13 (9.56%) Application Packaging
4 8 (5.88%) RESTful
4 8 (5.88%) .NET
5 1 (0.74%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.82%) FlexPod
2 5 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.47%) Open Source
3 2 (1.47%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.47%) Credit Risk
3 2 (1.47%) Market Risk
3 2 (1.47%) Derivative
3 2 (1.47%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (1.47%) Economics
3 2 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.74%) CLARiiON
4 1 (0.74%) Celerra
4 1 (0.74%) EqualLogic
4 1 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (26.47%) Windows
2 18 (13.24%) UNIX
3 11 (8.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (5.88%) Solaris
5 8 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (3.68%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.68%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (3.68%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (8.82%) Project Management
2 10 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (5.88%) ERP
4 7 (5.15%) Scrum
5 6 (4.41%) Business Analysis
6 5 (3.68%) Business Development
7 4 (2.94%) Test Scripting
7 4 (2.94%) Project Planning
7 4 (2.94%) Software Testing
7 4 (2.94%) PRINCE2
7 4 (2.94%) Migration
8 3 (2.21%) Change Management
8 3 (2.21%) Network Design
8 3 (2.21%) Asset Management
8 3 (2.21%) Data Management
8 3 (2.21%) Business Transformation
8 3 (2.21%) Data Protection
9 2 (1.47%) Analytics
9 2 (1.47%) Data Migration
9 2 (1.47%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (19.12%) SQL
2 21 (15.44%) Java
3 17 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 5 (3.68%) C
5 1 (0.74%) C#
5 1 (0.74%) VBScript
5 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (24.26%) Citrix Certification
2 32 (23.53%) CCA
3 24 (17.65%) CCEE
4 23 (16.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 20 (14.71%) MCITP
5 20 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (13.97%) MCSE
6 19 (13.97%) MCTS
7 15 (11.03%) Degree
8 13 (9.56%) NCDA
8 13 (9.56%) NCIE
9 12 (8.82%) VTSP
10 11 (8.09%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (6.62%) CCAA
12 8 (5.88%) CCNP
12 8 (5.88%) CCEA
13 5 (3.68%) CCNA
13 5 (3.68%) VCAP
14 4 (2.94%) VCDX
14 4 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.68%) SLA
2 2 (1.47%) QA
2 2 (1.47%) MiFID
2 2 (1.47%) EMIR
2 2 (1.47%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 43 (31.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 34 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 29 (21.32%) Hyper-V
4 18 (13.24%) XenApp
5 13 (9.56%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (8.09%) vSphere
7 10 (7.35%) vCloud
8 3 (2.21%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (8.09%) SCCM
2 9 (6.62%) SCVMM
3 4 (2.94%) XenMobile
4 3 (2.21%) Legato
Vendors
1 70 (51.47%) Microsoft
2 46 (33.82%) Citrix
3 43 (31.62%) VMware
4 36 (26.47%) Cisco
5 26 (19.12%) NetApp
6 23 (16.91%) Oracle
7 20 (14.71%) HP
8 18 (13.24%) JBoss
8 18 (13.24%) EMC
9 11 (8.09%) Symantec
10 7 (5.15%) AppSense
11 5 (3.68%) Dell
12 3 (2.21%) CommVault
12 3 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (2.21%) IBM
12 3 (2.21%) Brocade
13 2 (1.47%) Dialogic
13 2 (1.47%) Murex
13 2 (1.47%) Avaya
13 2 (1.47%) Nortel
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