The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wakefield region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 28 18 37
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 10 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 6.13% 7.95% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.21% 8.05% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 3
Median salary £33,750 £25,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -5.66%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Consultant
West 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 Wakefield 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
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
161 87 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 98.77% 98.86% 91.39%
Number of salaries quoted 155 75 149
Median salary £37,500 £33,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.78% +20.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £16,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield region that featured Consultant in the job title.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Consultant
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Wakefield

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wakefield region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) EAM
2 12 (48.00%) CAFM
3 10 (40.00%) XML
3 10 (40.00%) HTML
4 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (32.00%) GAP Analysis
5 7 (28.00%) Windows
6 6 (24.00%) IIS
6 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (16.00%) QA
9 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Regression Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Project Management
10 2 (8.00%) VMware
10 2 (8.00%) SAP PM
10 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
10 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
10 2 (8.00%) SAP PP
10 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (8.00%) SAP
10 2 (8.00%) Cisco
11 1 (4.00%) CCNA
11 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
11 1 (4.00%) HP
11 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (4.00%) ITIL
11 1 (4.00%) .NET

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (24.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP PM
1 2 (8.00%) SAP PP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) CTI
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) LAN
1 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) HTML
1 10 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) JSON
2 1 (4.00%) VXML
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) CAFM
1 12 (48.00%) EAM
2 8 (32.00%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (12.00%) Project Management
3 3 (12.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.00%) Presales
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) C++
2 1 (4.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) Perl
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.00%) CCNA
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco
1 2 (8.00%) SAP
1 2 (8.00%) VMware
2 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.00%) F5
2 1 (4.00%) HP
2 1 (4.00%) Juniper
2 1 (4.00%) Kronos
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.00%) Verint