The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield 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 April 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 Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 10 32 10
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 16 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 14.04% 1.34% 16.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.09% 1.38% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 14
Average salary £30,000 £35,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.49% -25.26%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106 145 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 92.98% 97.32% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 94 132 73
Average salary £34,000 £26,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £52,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Consultant
West Yorkshire

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 April 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 17 (80.95%) Cisco
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 14 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 11 (52.38%) VMware
5 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (47.62%) NetApp
6 9 (42.86%) HP
6 9 (42.86%) Wireless
6 9 (42.86%) Sophos
6 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
6 9 (42.86%) WatchGuard
6 9 (42.86%) SonicWALL
7 5 (23.81%) Windows
8 4 (19.05%) Lync
9 3 (14.29%) LAN
9 3 (14.29%) WAN
10 2 (9.52%) MPLS
10 2 (9.52%) Product Management
10 2 (9.52%) Marketing
11 1 (4.76%) NAS
11 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (4.76%) Retail
11 1 (4.76%) Kronos
11 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
11 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
11 1 (4.76%) MCITP
11 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
11 1 (4.76%) vSphere

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 4 (19.05%) Lync
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Wireless
2 3 (14.29%) LAN
2 3 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) MPLS
4 1 (4.76%) NAS
4 1 (4.76%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) VoIP
General
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) Product Management
2 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
2 1 (4.76%) CRM
2 1 (4.76%) ERP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (4.76%) MCITP
1 1 (4.76%) VCAP
1 1 (4.76%) CCEE
1 1 (4.76%) CCIA
1 1 (4.76%) CCA
1 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.76%) MCSE
1 1 (4.76%) CCIE
1 1 (4.76%) CCNP
1 1 (4.76%) CCIP
1 1 (4.76%) CCNA
1 1 (4.76%) CCDA
1 1 (4.76%) CCDP
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Cisco
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) VMware
4 10 (47.62%) NetApp
5 9 (42.86%) HP
5 9 (42.86%) Sophos
5 9 (42.86%) WatchGuard
5 9 (42.86%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.76%) Kronos