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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 37 24 46
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 57 54 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.01% 7.67% 4.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.27% 8.05% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 55 49 36
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £37,900 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £72,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
909 671 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.79% 95.31% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 758 538 806
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 October 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 October 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 +3 53 £50,000 +19.76% 9
Doncaster +2 2 £35,000 -30.00%
Consultant
Yorkshire

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 68 (52.71%) Microsoft
2 48 (37.21%) Citrix
3 42 (32.56%) VMware
3 42 (32.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (28.68%) Windows
4 37 (28.68%) MS Excel
5 35 (27.13%) Cisco
6 34 (26.36%) Finance
6 34 (26.36%) XenDesktop
7 33 (25.58%) Citrix Certification
7 33 (25.58%) SQL
8 32 (24.81%) SQL Server
8 32 (24.81%) CCA
9 30 (23.26%) Hyper-V
10 29 (22.48%) Active Directory
11 26 (20.16%) NetApp
12 25 (19.38%) Oracle
13 24 (18.60%) CCEE
14 23 (17.83%) Banking
14 23 (17.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 21 (16.28%) Java
16 20 (15.50%) Cisco Nexus
17 18 (13.95%) MCTS
17 18 (13.95%) MCITP
17 18 (13.95%) XenApp
17 18 (13.95%) MCSE
17 18 (13.95%) EMC
17 18 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
18 17 (13.18%) PL/SQL
19 16 (12.40%) HTML

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (12.40%) JBoss
2 14 (10.85%) WebSphere
3 13 (10.08%) Lync
4 8 (6.20%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (4.65%) MS Exchange
6 5 (3.88%) IIS
7 3 (2.33%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.55%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.55%) Apache
Applications
1 37 (28.68%) MS Excel
2 14 (10.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (8.53%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (6.20%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (3.10%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (2.33%) Summit
4 3 (2.33%) FLEXCUBE
4 3 (2.33%) Temenos T24
4 3 (2.33%) Finacle
5 2 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.65%) IaaS
2 5 (3.88%) Office 365
3 2 (1.55%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (7.75%) WAAS
3 8 (6.20%) DNS
4 7 (5.43%) NetScaler
5 6 (4.65%) Unified Communications
5 6 (4.65%) SAN
6 4 (3.10%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (2.33%) LAN
7 3 (2.33%) PBX
7 3 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (2.33%) Cisco IPT
7 3 (2.33%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.55%) NAS
9 1 (0.78%) Firewall
9 1 (0.78%) IPv6
9 1 (0.78%) MPLS
9 1 (0.78%) OSPF
9 1 (0.78%) BGP
9 1 (0.78%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (24.81%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.20%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.55%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (10.85%) Eclipse
General
1 34 (26.36%) Finance
2 23 (17.83%) Banking
3 15 (11.63%) Manufacturing
4 10 (7.75%) Telecoms
5 7 (5.43%) Retail
6 2 (1.55%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.55%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.55%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.55%) Legal
6 2 (1.55%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.40%) HTML
1 16 (12.40%) XML
2 14 (10.85%) Hibernate
2 14 (10.85%) SOAP
2 14 (10.85%) Web Services
3 13 (10.08%) Application Packaging
4 9 (6.98%) .NET
5 8 (6.20%) RESTful
6 3 (2.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.08%) FlexPod
2 9 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.55%) Open Source
3 2 (1.55%) Economics
3 2 (1.55%) Derivative
3 2 (1.55%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (1.55%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (1.55%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.55%) Credit Risk
3 2 (1.55%) Market Risk
3 2 (1.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.78%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 37 (28.68%) Windows
2 16 (12.40%) UNIX
3 10 (7.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (4.65%) Solaris
6 5 (3.88%) Windows 8
6 5 (3.88%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.10%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (11.63%) ERP
1 15 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (10.08%) Project Management
3 8 (6.20%) Business Analysis
4 6 (4.65%) PRINCE2
4 6 (4.65%) Scrum
5 5 (3.88%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (3.88%) Business Development
5 5 (3.88%) Data Protection
6 4 (3.10%) Business Transformation
6 4 (3.10%) Migration
7 3 (2.33%) Network Design
7 3 (2.33%) Asset Management
7 3 (2.33%) Data Management
8 2 (1.55%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (1.55%) Analytics
8 2 (1.55%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (1.55%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (1.55%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (1.55%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 33 (25.58%) SQL
2 21 (16.28%) Java
3 17 (13.18%) PL/SQL
4 5 (3.88%) C
5 4 (3.10%) C#
6 2 (1.55%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.55%) VBScript
7 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (25.58%) Citrix Certification
2 32 (24.81%) CCA
3 24 (18.60%) CCEE
4 23 (17.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 18 (13.95%) MCTS
5 18 (13.95%) MCITP
5 18 (13.95%) MCSE
5 18 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (10.08%) Degree
6 13 (10.08%) VTSP
6 13 (10.08%) NCDA
6 13 (10.08%) NCIE
7 12 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (6.98%) CCNP
8 9 (6.98%) CCAA
9 8 (6.20%) CCEA
10 6 (4.65%) SC Cleared
10 6 (4.65%) Security Cleared
10 6 (4.65%) CCNA
11 4 (3.10%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) SLA
2 3 (2.33%) QA
3 2 (1.55%) EMIR
3 2 (1.55%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.55%) MiFID
System Software
1 42 (32.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (26.36%) XenDesktop
3 30 (23.26%) Hyper-V
4 29 (22.48%) Active Directory
5 18 (13.95%) XenApp
6 15 (11.63%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (7.75%) vCloud
8 9 (6.98%) vSphere
9 1 (0.78%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (7.75%) SCCM
2 8 (6.20%) SCVMM
3 5 (3.88%) XenMobile
4 3 (2.33%) Legato
Vendors
1 68 (52.71%) Microsoft
2 48 (37.21%) Citrix
3 42 (32.56%) VMware
4 35 (27.13%) Cisco
5 26 (20.16%) NetApp
6 25 (19.38%) Oracle
7 18 (13.95%) EMC
8 15 (11.63%) HP
9 11 (8.53%) Symantec
10 8 (6.20%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (6.20%) AppSense
11 4 (3.10%) Dell
11 4 (3.10%) SAP
12 3 (2.33%) IBM
12 3 (2.33%) CommVault
12 3 (2.33%) Avaloq
12 3 (2.33%) Brocade
12 3 (2.33%) Fiserv
13 2 (1.55%) Murex
13 2 (1.55%) Anite
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