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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 36 17 48
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 51 61 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.43% 8.91% 4.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.69% 9.46% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 49 55 31
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £72,500 £57,500
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
896 645 905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.42% 94.16% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 740 524 730
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 2 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 2 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 -9 45 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Doncaster +2 2 £35,000 -30.00%
Consultant
Yorkshire

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 70 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 48 (36.92%) Citrix
3 43 (33.08%) VMware
3 43 (33.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 36 (27.69%) Windows
6 35 (26.92%) Cisco
6 35 (26.92%) XenDesktop
7 34 (26.15%) Citrix Certification
7 34 (26.15%) Finance
8 33 (25.38%) CCA
8 33 (25.38%) Active Directory
9 30 (23.08%) Hyper-V
10 29 (22.31%) SQL Server
11 27 (20.77%) SQL
12 26 (20.00%) NetApp
12 26 (20.00%) Banking
13 25 (19.23%) CCEE
14 24 (18.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 23 (17.69%) Oracle
16 21 (16.15%) Java
17 20 (15.38%) MCSE
17 20 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
17 20 (15.38%) MCITP
18 19 (14.62%) MCTS
18 19 (14.62%) Cisco Nexus
18 19 (14.62%) XenApp
19 18 (13.85%) HP
19 18 (13.85%) EMC
19 18 (13.85%) JBoss

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (12.31%) WebSphere
2 15 (11.54%) Lync
3 8 (6.15%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (6.15%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.31%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.31%) IIS
6 2 (1.54%) Apache
6 2 (1.54%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.77%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 39 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (10.77%) MS Office
3 1 (0.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (10.77%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.54%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.77%) Summit
4 1 (0.77%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.77%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.77%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.62%) Office 365
1 6 (4.62%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.62%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (7.69%) WAAS
2 10 (7.69%) DNS
3 9 (6.92%) Unified Communications
4 8 (6.15%) NetScaler
5 7 (5.38%) SAN
6 4 (3.08%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (3.08%) LAN
6 4 (3.08%) IP Telephony
7 3 (2.31%) Cisco IPT
7 3 (2.31%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (2.31%) PBX
7 3 (2.31%) NAS
8 2 (1.54%) GSM
9 1 (0.77%) Firewall
9 1 (0.77%) VoIP
9 1 (0.77%) WAN
9 1 (0.77%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (22.31%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.77%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (12.31%) Eclipse
2 3 (2.31%) LoadRunner
General
1 34 (26.15%) Finance
2 26 (20.00%) Banking
3 12 (9.23%) Telecoms
4 9 (6.92%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.62%) Retail
6 5 (3.85%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.31%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.54%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (1.54%) Legal
8 2 (1.54%) Advertising
9 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.77%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.08%) HTML
1 17 (13.08%) XML
2 16 (12.31%) Hibernate
2 16 (12.31%) SOAP
2 16 (12.31%) Web Services
3 14 (10.77%) Application Packaging
4 8 (6.15%) RESTful
4 8 (6.15%) .NET
5 1 (0.77%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.00%) FlexPod
2 5 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.54%) Open Source
3 2 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (1.54%) Economics
3 2 (1.54%) Derivative
3 2 (1.54%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (1.54%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.54%) Credit Risk
3 2 (1.54%) Market Risk
4 1 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (27.69%) Windows
2 18 (13.85%) UNIX
3 10 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (6.15%) Solaris
4 8 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.62%) Windows 7
5 6 (4.62%) Windows 8
6 5 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.77%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (9.23%) Project Management
2 11 (8.46%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (6.92%) ERP
4 7 (5.38%) Business Analysis
4 7 (5.38%) Scrum
5 5 (3.85%) Business Development
6 4 (3.08%) PRINCE2
6 4 (3.08%) Migration
7 3 (2.31%) Business Transformation
7 3 (2.31%) Asset Management
7 3 (2.31%) Data Management
7 3 (2.31%) Network Design
7 3 (2.31%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (2.31%) Test Scripting
7 3 (2.31%) Data Protection
7 3 (2.31%) Project Planning
7 3 (2.31%) Software Testing
8 2 (1.54%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (1.54%) Programme Management
8 2 (1.54%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (20.77%) SQL
2 21 (16.15%) Java
3 17 (13.08%) PL/SQL
4 5 (3.85%) C
5 1 (0.77%) C#
5 1 (0.77%) VBScript
5 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (26.15%) Citrix Certification
2 33 (25.38%) CCA
3 25 (19.23%) CCEE
4 24 (18.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 20 (15.38%) MCITP
5 20 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (15.38%) MCSE
6 19 (14.62%) MCTS
7 14 (10.77%) Degree
8 13 (10.00%) NCDA
8 13 (10.00%) NCIE
8 13 (10.00%) VTSP
9 11 (8.46%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (6.92%) CCAA
11 8 (6.15%) CCEA
11 8 (6.15%) CCNP
12 5 (3.85%) CCNA
13 4 (3.08%) VCAP
13 4 (3.08%) SC Cleared
13 4 (3.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) SLA
2 2 (1.54%) MiFID
2 2 (1.54%) QA
2 2 (1.54%) EMIR
2 2 (1.54%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 43 (33.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (26.92%) XenDesktop
3 33 (25.38%) Active Directory
4 30 (23.08%) Hyper-V
5 19 (14.62%) XenApp
6 15 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (7.69%) vSphere
7 10 (7.69%) vCloud
8 1 (0.77%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.77%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (8.46%) SCCM
2 9 (6.92%) SCVMM
3 5 (3.85%) XenMobile
4 3 (2.31%) Legato
Vendors
1 70 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 48 (36.92%) Citrix
3 43 (33.08%) VMware
4 35 (26.92%) Cisco
5 26 (20.00%) NetApp
6 23 (17.69%) Oracle
7 18 (13.85%) HP
7 18 (13.85%) JBoss
7 18 (13.85%) EMC
8 11 (8.46%) Symantec
9 8 (6.15%) AppSense
10 4 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (3.08%) Dell
11 3 (2.31%) IBM
11 3 (2.31%) CommVault
11 3 (2.31%) Brocade
12 2 (1.54%) Anite
12 2 (1.54%) SAP
12 2 (1.54%) Murex
13 1 (0.77%) Sage
Sheffield
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £55k - 85k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago