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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 38 38 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 55 37 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.82% 4.72% 3.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.02% 4.83% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 52 22 30
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £42,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £64,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
914 766 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.72% 97.70% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 782 601 797
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +7 54 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Rotherham +9 1 £35,000 -
Consultant
Yorkshire

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 46 (42.20%) Microsoft
1 46 (42.20%) Finance
2 39 (35.78%) SQL
3 37 (33.94%) MS Excel
4 36 (33.03%) Windows
5 32 (29.36%) SQL Server
6 31 (28.44%) Manufacturing
7 30 (27.52%) ERP
8 29 (26.61%) Oracle
9 26 (23.85%) VMware
10 23 (21.10%) Citrix
11 20 (18.35%) Retail
11 20 (18.35%) VMware Infrastructure
12 19 (17.43%) Cisco
13 17 (15.60%) Dynamics NAV
13 17 (15.60%) Degree
14 16 (14.68%) PL/SQL
14 16 (14.68%) Project Management
14 16 (14.68%) GAP Analysis
14 16 (14.68%) Banking
14 16 (14.68%) Business Analysis
14 16 (14.68%) SQL Server 2005
14 16 (14.68%) XenDesktop
15 15 (13.76%) CCA
15 15 (13.76%) Citrix Certification
15 15 (13.76%) Hyper-V
15 15 (13.76%) Cisco Nexus
16 14 (12.84%) Java
16 14 (12.84%) NetApp
16 14 (12.84%) Analytical Skills

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (8.26%) JBoss
2 7 (6.42%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.50%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.67%) IIS
4 4 (3.67%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.75%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.75%) Lync
6 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.83%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.83%) Apache
7 1 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 37 (33.94%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (15.60%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (8.26%) Summit
2 9 (8.26%) FLEXCUBE
2 9 (8.26%) Temenos T24
2 9 (8.26%) Finacle
3 8 (7.34%) Oracle ERP
3 8 (7.34%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (5.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (3.67%) Pegasus Opera
5 4 (3.67%) SAP Business One
5 4 (3.67%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.92%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.59%) Office 365
2 2 (1.83%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.76%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (5.50%) NetScaler
2 6 (5.50%) WAAS
3 5 (4.59%) DNS
4 3 (2.75%) LAN
4 3 (2.75%) SAN
4 3 (2.75%) Unified Communications
4 3 (2.75%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (1.83%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (1.83%) NAS
5 2 (1.83%) OSPF
5 2 (1.83%) IPv6
6 1 (0.92%) DHCP
6 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.92%) BGP
6 1 (0.92%) Firewall
6 1 (0.92%) MPLS
6 1 (0.92%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (29.36%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (6.42%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (6.42%) Oracle Database 12c
3 7 (6.42%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.42%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (6.42%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (2.75%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.75%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (6.42%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.92%) Eclipse
General
1 46 (42.20%) Finance
2 31 (28.44%) Manufacturing
3 20 (18.35%) Retail
4 16 (14.68%) Banking
5 8 (7.34%) Retail Banking
6 5 (4.59%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.83%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.83%) Advertising
7 2 (1.83%) Legal
7 2 (1.83%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.26%) Java EE
2 8 (7.34%) Application Packaging
3 7 (6.42%) Middleware
4 6 (5.50%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (3.67%) HTML
5 4 (3.67%) .NET
5 4 (3.67%) XML
6 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.92%) CSS
6 1 (0.92%) SOAP
6 1 (0.92%) Web Services
6 1 (0.92%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.34%) FlexPod
3 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.83%) Credit Risk
3 2 (1.83%) Market Risk
3 2 (1.83%) Open Source
3 2 (1.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (1.83%) Economics
3 2 (1.83%) Derivative
3 2 (1.83%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (1.83%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.92%) Informatics
4 1 (0.92%) NHS
4 1 (0.92%) LIMS
4 1 (0.92%) PACS
4 1 (0.92%) e-Health
4 1 (0.92%) Health Informatics
4 1 (0.92%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (33.03%) Windows
2 7 (6.42%) Solaris
3 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (4.59%) UNIX
4 4 (3.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.67%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.83%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.52%) ERP
2 16 (14.68%) Project Management
2 16 (14.68%) GAP Analysis
2 16 (14.68%) Business Analysis
3 11 (10.09%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (9.17%) PRINCE2
5 8 (7.34%) Business Transformation
6 7 (6.42%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (5.50%) CRM
8 5 (4.59%) Migration
9 4 (3.67%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (2.75%) PRINCE
10 3 (2.75%) Service Management
10 3 (2.75%) Analytics
10 3 (2.75%) Data Migration
10 3 (2.75%) Data Protection
10 3 (2.75%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (2.75%) ITIL
10 3 (2.75%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (2.75%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 39 (35.78%) SQL
2 16 (14.68%) PL/SQL
3 14 (12.84%) Java
4 6 (5.50%) C#
4 6 (5.50%) COBOL
4 6 (5.50%) Shell Script
5 5 (4.59%) C
6 3 (2.75%) VBScript
6 3 (2.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (15.60%) Degree
2 15 (13.76%) CCA
2 15 (13.76%) Citrix Certification
3 12 (11.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (9.17%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (9.17%) CCEE
5 8 (7.34%) VTSP
5 8 (7.34%) NCDA
5 8 (7.34%) NCIE
6 7 (6.42%) SC Cleared
6 7 (6.42%) Security Cleared
6 7 (6.42%) CCNP
6 7 (6.42%) CCNA
7 6 (5.50%) MCSE
7 6 (5.50%) MCTS
7 6 (5.50%) MCITP
8 5 (4.59%) CCDA
9 4 (3.67%) CCEA
9 4 (3.67%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) QA
2 2 (1.83%) EMIR
2 2 (1.83%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (1.83%) MiFID
3 1 (0.92%) HL7
System Software
1 20 (18.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (14.68%) XenDesktop
3 15 (13.76%) Hyper-V
4 13 (11.93%) Active Directory
5 12 (11.01%) XenApp
6 10 (9.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (6.42%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (5.50%) vSphere
8 6 (5.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (6.42%) Data Guard
2 6 (5.50%) SCCM
3 4 (3.67%) SCVMM
3 4 (3.67%) XenMobile
4 2 (1.83%) Legato
Vendors
1 46 (42.20%) Microsoft
2 29 (26.61%) Oracle
3 26 (23.85%) VMware
4 23 (21.10%) Citrix
5 19 (17.43%) Cisco
6 14 (12.84%) NetApp
7 12 (11.01%) SAP
7 12 (11.01%) EMC
8 9 (8.26%) Avaloq
8 9 (8.26%) Fiserv
8 9 (8.26%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (3.67%) Pegasus
9 4 (3.67%) Sage
9 4 (3.67%) HP
9 4 (3.67%) AppSense
10 3 (2.75%) CommVault
10 3 (2.75%) Symantec
11 2 (1.83%) Anite
11 2 (1.83%) Murex
12 1 (0.92%) Dell
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + on call and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Dependent upon qualifications and experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits / Home Working / Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago