The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the West 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 68 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 167 206 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.53% 4.75% 4.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.63% 4.99% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 133 154 156
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 West 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4596 4130 3882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.27% 95.23% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3794 3249 3279
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Consultant Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Consultant
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
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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
Leeds -18 127 £42,750 -5.00% 21
Bradford +9 16 £65,000 +30.00% 3
Wetherby - 6 £40,000 -
Huddersfield +11 5 £45,750 -8.50% 2
Wakefield -11 4 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Bingley -1 1 £36,000 +7.78%
Halifax -8 1 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Dewsbury - 1 £30,000 -
Consultant
Yorkshire

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 90 (26.79%) Microsoft
2 69 (20.54%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (19.05%) Oracle
4 57 (16.96%) Windows
5 56 (16.67%) Finance
6 44 (13.10%) Cisco
7 43 (12.80%) SQL
8 42 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 41 (12.20%) Citrix
10 37 (11.01%) VMware
11 36 (10.71%) Retail
12 34 (10.12%) ITIL
13 32 (9.52%) SQL Server
13 32 (9.52%) Oracle Database
14 31 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
15 30 (8.93%) UNIX
15 30 (8.93%) Information Security
16 28 (8.33%) CRM
17 26 (7.74%) Agile Software Development
17 26 (7.74%) XenDesktop
17 26 (7.74%) Project Management
17 26 (7.74%) Mentoring
18 24 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
19 23 (6.85%) Cisco Nexus
19 23 (6.85%) CISSP
19 23 (6.85%) CheckPoint
20 22 (6.55%) SAN
20 22 (6.55%) EMC
20 22 (6.55%) IBM
20 22 (6.55%) SharePoint

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 22 (6.55%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.27%) WebLogic
2 11 (3.27%) Lync
3 7 (2.08%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.08%) Alfresco
3 7 (2.08%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.08%) Documentum
4 6 (1.79%) IIS
4 6 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.19%) JBoss
6 4 (1.19%) SAS
7 3 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.89%) Apache
7 3 (0.89%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.89%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.89%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 42 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.57%) MS Office
3 8 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) MS Project
4 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.98%) SAP CRM
3 7 (2.08%) Oracle Retail
4 6 (1.79%) Google Analytics
4 6 (1.79%) SAP SD
5 5 (1.49%) SAP MM
5 5 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.89%) FLEXCUBE
7 3 (0.89%) Summit
7 3 (0.89%) Temenos T24
7 3 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.89%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.89%) Finacle
8 2 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.60%) Oracle ASCP
8 2 (0.60%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.60%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.60%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.76%) Office 365
2 3 (0.89%) SaaS
3 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.30%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.85%) Cisco Nexus
2 22 (6.55%) SAN
3 18 (5.36%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (4.76%) OSPF
4 16 (4.76%) BGP
4 16 (4.76%) EIGRP
5 15 (4.46%) Firewall
6 14 (4.17%) MPLS
6 14 (4.17%) Network Security
7 12 (3.57%) NetScaler
8 11 (3.27%) NAS
8 11 (3.27%) TCP/IP
9 9 (2.68%) Internet
10 6 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (1.79%) WAAS
11 5 (1.49%) Unified Communications
11 5 (1.49%) WAN
11 5 (1.49%) LAN
12 3 (0.89%) RIP
12 3 (0.89%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 32 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 20 (5.95%) Relational Database
2 20 (5.95%) Oracle Reports
3 19 (5.65%) RDBMS
4 9 (2.68%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (2.08%) MySQL
7 6 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.49%) Pentaho
8 5 (1.49%) DataStage
8 5 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.19%) Adabas
9 4 (1.19%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.60%) SAP BI
10 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.60%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (0.89%) WebLogic Workshop
1 3 (0.89%) LSMW
1 3 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.30%) SoapUI
General
1 56 (16.67%) Finance
2 36 (10.71%) Retail
3 15 (4.46%) Banking
4 14 (4.17%) Manufacturing
5 11 (3.27%) Marketing
6 9 (2.68%) Law
7 7 (2.08%) Advertising
8 6 (1.79%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.49%) Games
9 5 (1.49%) French Language
9 5 (1.49%) German Language
9 5 (1.49%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.89%) Legal
11 2 (0.60%) Billing
12 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.30%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.17%) XML
2 11 (3.27%) .NET
3 10 (2.98%) Web Services
4 9 (2.68%) Middleware
5 7 (2.08%) Java EE
6 6 (1.79%) Apache Camel
6 6 (1.79%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (1.79%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.19%) SOAP
7 4 (1.19%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (1.19%) WSDL
8 3 (0.89%) Drools
8 3 (0.89%) Hibernate
8 3 (0.89%) J2EE
8 3 (0.89%) Spring
8 3 (0.89%) jBPM
8 3 (0.89%) EDI
9 2 (0.60%) COM
9 2 (0.60%) Mason
10 1 (0.30%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 69 (20.54%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.95%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.57%) NHS
4 8 (2.38%) FlexPod
4 8 (2.38%) User Experience
5 7 (2.08%) Data Integration
5 7 (2.08%) Replication
6 6 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.49%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.49%) Life Science
8 4 (1.19%) FMCG
8 4 (1.19%) Data Conversion
8 4 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.60%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.60%) RMADS
9 2 (0.60%) CESG
9 2 (0.60%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (0.30%) Economics
10 1 (0.30%) Blog
10 1 (0.30%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 57 (16.96%) Windows
2 30 (8.93%) UNIX
3 21 (6.25%) Linux
4 10 (2.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.19%) Solaris
8 3 (0.89%) AIX
9 1 (0.30%) CentOS
9 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (10.12%) ITIL
2 30 (8.93%) Information Security
3 28 (8.33%) CRM
4 26 (7.74%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (7.74%) Project Management
4 26 (7.74%) Mentoring
5 22 (6.55%) Workflow
6 21 (6.25%) ERP
7 18 (5.36%) Business Analysis
8 17 (5.06%) Migration
9 16 (4.76%) PRINCE2
9 16 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (4.76%) Test Scripting
10 15 (4.46%) Performance Management
10 15 (4.46%) Business Continuity
10 15 (4.46%) Functional Testing
11 14 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (4.17%) Change Management
11 14 (4.17%) TOGAF
12 13 (3.87%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 43 (12.80%) SQL
2 20 (5.95%) Java
3 13 (3.87%) C#
4 9 (2.68%) VB
5 7 (2.08%) Shell Script
5 7 (2.08%) T-SQL
6 5 (1.49%) VBScript
6 5 (1.49%) C
6 5 (1.49%) PL/SQL
6 5 (1.49%) VB6
7 4 (1.19%) VBA
8 3 (0.89%) Python
8 3 (0.89%) C++
8 3 (0.89%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.60%) ABAP
10 1 (0.30%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (6.85%) CISSP
2 21 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 20 (5.95%) Citrix Certification
4 19 (5.65%) CCA
4 19 (5.65%) CCEE
5 18 (5.36%) SC Cleared
6 17 (5.06%) Degree
6 17 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (5.06%) OCP
6 17 (5.06%) Oracle Certification
7 15 (4.46%) ISEB
8 14 (4.17%) CCNP
8 14 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (3.87%) CISM
9 13 (3.87%) CCIA
10 11 (3.27%) PCI QSA
11 10 (2.98%) CISA
11 10 (2.98%) CRISC
12 8 (2.38%) VTSP
13 7 (2.08%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (5.36%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.89%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.89%) SLA
4 3 (0.89%) COBIT
4 3 (0.89%) QA
5 2 (0.60%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 31 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (7.74%) XenDesktop
3 24 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
4 22 (6.55%) XenApp
5 18 (5.36%) XenServer
6 17 (5.06%) Hyper-V
6 17 (5.06%) Active Directory
7 9 (2.68%) vSphere
8 6 (1.79%) vCloud
9 4 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.60%) MetaFrame
10 2 (0.60%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.30%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.30%) Firmware
11 1 (0.30%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 16 (4.76%) XenMobile
2 8 (2.38%) SCDPM
2 8 (2.38%) NetBackup
3 7 (2.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (2.08%) Data Guard
4 6 (1.79%) ARCserve
5 5 (1.49%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.49%) SCCM
6 4 (1.19%) SCOM
6 4 (1.19%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.89%) SCOrch
7 3 (0.89%) MOM
8 2 (0.60%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.60%) SCSM
9 1 (0.30%) Nessus
9 1 (0.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 90 (26.79%) Microsoft
2 64 (19.05%) Oracle
3 44 (13.10%) Cisco
4 41 (12.20%) Citrix
5 37 (11.01%) VMware
6 23 (6.85%) CheckPoint
7 22 (6.55%) EMC
7 22 (6.55%) IBM
7 22 (6.55%) SAP
8 19 (5.65%) NetApp
9 15 (4.46%) HP
10 9 (2.68%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (2.38%) Symantec
11 8 (2.38%) ArcSight
12 7 (2.08%) Splunk
12 7 (2.08%) Open Text
12 7 (2.08%) Dell
12 7 (2.08%) Adobe
13 6 (1.79%) Google
13 6 (1.79%) Veeam
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