The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 26 26 53
Rank change year-on-year
0 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 72 47 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 7.59% 6.39% 2.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.02% 6.65% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 72 31 16
Average salary £42,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £38,000 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
898 707 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.73% 96.19% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 774 632 670
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Consultant
Yorkshire

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +8 61 £42,000 -11.57% 5
Rotherham - 3 £55,000 -
Consultant
Yorkshire

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 72 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 47 (34.81%) MS Excel
3 46 (34.07%) VMware
3 46 (34.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (28.89%) Windows
5 38 (28.15%) Active Directory
5 38 (28.15%) Citrix
6 31 (22.96%) Cisco
7 30 (22.22%) Finance
8 28 (20.74%) XenDesktop
9 27 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
10 26 (19.26%) CCA
11 25 (18.52%) HP
11 25 (18.52%) Banking
12 23 (17.04%) Hyper-V
13 21 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
14 20 (14.81%) MCITP
15 19 (14.07%) NetApp
15 19 (14.07%) Telecoms
16 18 (13.33%) JBoss
16 18 (13.33%) MCSE
16 18 (13.33%) SQL
16 18 (13.33%) MCTS
16 18 (13.33%) CCEE
16 18 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
17 17 (12.59%) vSphere
17 17 (12.59%) Windows Server 2008
17 17 (12.59%) HTML
18 16 (11.85%) Java
18 16 (11.85%) PL/SQL

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (11.85%) WebSphere
1 16 (11.85%) Lync
2 11 (8.15%) IIS
3 9 (6.67%) MS Exchange
4 8 (5.93%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.96%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.48%) Apache
8 2 (1.48%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.74%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 47 (34.81%) MS Excel
2 15 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (0.74%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.96%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.44%) IaaS
1 6 (4.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.15%) Cisco Nexus
1 11 (8.15%) Unified Communications
1 11 (8.15%) DNS
2 8 (5.93%) SAN
3 6 (4.44%) Firewall
4 5 (3.70%) IP Telephony
4 5 (3.70%) Network Security
4 5 (3.70%) LAN
5 4 (2.96%) GSM
5 4 (2.96%) WAAS
5 4 (2.96%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (2.96%) NetScaler
6 3 (2.22%) Cisco IPT
6 3 (2.22%) NAS
6 3 (2.22%) PBX
7 2 (1.48%) WAN
8 1 (0.74%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.74%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.74%) H.323
8 1 (0.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (11.85%) Eclipse
2 9 (6.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 30 (22.22%) Finance
2 25 (18.52%) Banking
3 19 (14.07%) Telecoms
4 10 (7.41%) Retail
5 9 (6.67%) Investment Banking
5 9 (6.67%) Retail Banking
6 4 (2.96%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.48%) Advertising
8 1 (0.74%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.74%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.59%) HTML
2 16 (11.85%) SOAP
2 16 (11.85%) Web Services
2 16 (11.85%) XML
2 16 (11.85%) Hibernate
3 12 (8.89%) Application Packaging
4 10 (7.41%) .NET
5 8 (5.93%) RESTful
6 1 (0.74%) jQuery
6 1 (0.74%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.70%) FlexPod
2 2 (1.48%) Open Source
3 1 (0.74%) Celerra
3 1 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.74%) EqualLogic
3 1 (0.74%) CLARiiON
3 1 (0.74%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 39 (28.89%) Windows
2 18 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (12.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (11.85%) UNIX
5 8 (5.93%) Solaris
6 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.96%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.96%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (6.67%) Project Planning
1 9 (6.67%) Software Testing
1 9 (6.67%) Test Scripting
2 7 (5.19%) Information Security
2 7 (5.19%) Scrum
3 6 (4.44%) Service Delivery
3 6 (4.44%) Business Development
4 5 (3.70%) Migration
5 4 (2.96%) Project Management
5 4 (2.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (2.22%) Business Analysis
6 3 (2.22%) Network Design
6 3 (2.22%) Data Migration
6 3 (2.22%) Data Protection
6 3 (2.22%) Workflow
6 3 (2.22%) ERP
6 3 (2.22%) CRM
7 2 (1.48%) Change Management
7 2 (1.48%) Six Sigma
7 2 (1.48%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.33%) SQL
2 16 (11.85%) Java
2 16 (11.85%) PL/SQL
3 5 (3.70%) C
4 1 (0.74%) C#
4 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
2 26 (19.26%) CCA
3 21 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (14.81%) MCITP
5 18 (13.33%) MCSE
5 18 (13.33%) MCTS
5 18 (13.33%) CCEE
6 16 (11.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (11.11%) Degree
8 12 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (6.67%) CCAA
9 9 (6.67%) CCNP
9 9 (6.67%) ISEB
10 8 (5.93%) CCEA
11 6 (4.44%) NCDA
11 6 (4.44%) NCIE
12 5 (3.70%) VTSP
12 5 (3.70%) CISSP
12 5 (3.70%) CCNA
13 3 (2.22%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.70%) SLA
2 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 46 (34.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (28.15%) Active Directory
3 28 (20.74%) XenDesktop
4 23 (17.04%) Hyper-V
5 17 (12.59%) vSphere
6 16 (11.85%) XenApp
7 14 (10.37%) vCloud
8 12 (8.89%) VMware ESX
9 11 (8.15%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.48%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (8.15%) SCCM
2 9 (6.67%) SCVMM
3 3 (2.22%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.74%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.74%) Legato
Vendors
1 72 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 46 (34.07%) VMware
3 38 (28.15%) Citrix
4 31 (22.96%) Cisco
5 25 (18.52%) HP
6 19 (14.07%) NetApp
7 18 (13.33%) JBoss
8 16 (11.85%) Oracle
9 13 (9.63%) EMC
10 9 (6.67%) Symantec
11 6 (4.44%) AppSense
12 5 (3.70%) Dell
13 4 (2.96%) IBM
14 3 (2.22%) Brocade
15 2 (1.48%) Nortel
15 2 (1.48%) Avaya
15 2 (1.48%) Dialogic
16 1 (0.74%) Infor
16 1 (0.74%) CommVault
16 1 (0.74%) Sage
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