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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 79 43 53
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 154 205 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.05% 5.55% 4.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.16% 5.85% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 134 148 162
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 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
4875 3504 3744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.69% 94.88% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3807 2800 3133
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,600 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 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
Leeds -26 129 £42,500 -15.00% 16
Bradford -30 5 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Wakefield -10 4 £26,500 +6.00% 1
Huddersfield +4 1 £35,000 -
Dewsbury -1 1 - -
Halifax -3 1 - - 2
Bingley - 1 £45,000 -
Consultant
Yorkshire

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 121 (27.01%) Windows
2 101 (22.54%) Finance
3 95 (21.21%) Microsoft
4 78 (17.41%) VMware
5 70 (15.63%) SQL
6 66 (14.73%) Oracle
7 64 (14.29%) Cisco
7 64 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 53 (11.83%) Web Services
8 53 (11.83%) XML
9 49 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
10 46 (10.27%) Citrix
11 45 (10.04%) SQL Server
11 45 (10.04%) MS Excel
11 45 (10.04%) Oracle Database
12 43 (9.60%) Project Management
12 43 (9.60%) Hyper-V
13 42 (9.38%) Information Security
14 39 (8.71%) Active Directory
15 36 (8.04%) HP
15 36 (8.04%) NetApp
16 34 (7.59%) Lync
17 33 (7.37%) SAP
18 31 (6.92%) XenDesktop
19 30 (6.70%) Business Intelligence
19 30 (6.70%) Firewall
20 29 (6.47%) CISSP
20 29 (6.47%) Microsoft Certification
20 29 (6.47%) ITIL
20 29 (6.47%) SOAP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 34 (7.59%) Lync
2 28 (6.25%) IIS
3 27 (6.03%) MS Exchange
4 16 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 16 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 13 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.12%) IBM Notes
7 4 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.67%) SAS
9 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.45%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.22%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (0.22%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.22%) WordPress
10 1 (0.22%) Apache
10 1 (0.22%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 45 (10.04%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.57%) MS Office
3 3 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.45%) MS Project
5 1 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (3.57%) SAP HR
2 11 (2.46%) SAP HCM
3 8 (1.79%) SAP Payroll
4 7 (1.56%) SAP Travel Management
4 7 (1.56%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (1.34%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.89%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (0.89%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.67%) SAP MM
8 2 (0.45%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.45%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (0.45%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.22%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.90%) Office 365
2 6 (1.34%) SaaS
3 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.89%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.70%) Firewall
2 28 (6.25%) Internet
3 23 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
4 22 (4.91%) SAN
5 12 (2.68%) Network Security
6 11 (2.46%) Unified Communications
6 11 (2.46%) TCP/IP
7 10 (2.23%) Wireless
7 10 (2.23%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (1.79%) GSM
8 8 (1.79%) NAS
8 8 (1.79%) WAAS
8 8 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (1.56%) BGP
9 7 (1.56%) OSPF
10 6 (1.34%) EIGRP
10 6 (1.34%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (1.34%) NetScaler
11 5 (1.12%) PBX
12 4 (0.89%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (10.04%) SQL Server
1 45 (10.04%) Oracle Database
2 24 (5.36%) Oracle Database 11g
3 18 (4.02%) Oracle Database 10g
4 15 (3.35%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (1.79%) QlikView
6 7 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.34%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (0.89%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (0.89%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.67%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.45%) SAP BI
10 2 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (4.24%) Oracle APEX
2 14 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (1.12%) LoadRunner
4 4 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.45%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.22%) LSMW
6 1 (0.22%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.22%) Toad
6 1 (0.22%) Introscope
General
1 101 (22.54%) Finance
2 29 (6.47%) Banking
3 18 (4.02%) Retail
4 10 (2.23%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.34%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.12%) Retail Banking
6 5 (1.12%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.12%) Legal
7 3 (0.67%) Law
8 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.45%) Marketing
9 1 (0.22%) Local Government
9 1 (0.22%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (11.83%) Web Services
1 53 (11.83%) XML
2 29 (6.47%) SOAP
3 28 (6.25%) WSDL
4 21 (4.69%) .NET
5 10 (2.23%) HTML
5 10 (2.23%) Ajax
6 3 (0.67%) SAP PI
6 3 (0.67%) Web Dynpro
6 3 (0.67%) SAP XI
7 2 (0.45%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.45%) Mason
8 1 (0.22%) WCF
8 1 (0.22%) WF
8 1 (0.22%) HTML5
8 1 (0.22%) jQuery
8 1 (0.22%) CSS
8 1 (0.22%) JDBC
8 1 (0.22%) J2EE
8 1 (0.22%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.46%) User Experience
3 16 (3.57%) FlexPod
4 5 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (1.12%) NHS
5 4 (0.89%) FMCG
5 4 (0.89%) Open Source
6 3 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.45%) Clustering
7 2 (0.45%) Data Conversion
7 2 (0.45%) RMADS
7 2 (0.45%) CESG
7 2 (0.45%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.22%) Statistics
8 1 (0.22%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.22%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.22%) Celerra
8 1 (0.22%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 121 (27.01%) Windows
2 20 (4.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (4.24%) UNIX
4 16 (3.57%) Windows XP
5 13 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (2.68%) Linux
7 8 (1.79%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (0.89%) Solaris
10 2 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (9.60%) Project Management
2 42 (9.38%) Information Security
3 30 (6.70%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (6.47%) ITIL
5 25 (5.58%) Workflow
6 21 (4.69%) Business Analysis
6 21 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 21 (4.69%) Test Scripting
7 20 (4.46%) Software Testing
8 18 (4.02%) Change Management
9 17 (3.79%) PRINCE2
10 16 (3.57%) Migration
11 15 (3.35%) Functional Testing
11 15 (3.35%) System Testing
11 15 (3.35%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (3.35%) Problem Management
12 12 (2.68%) Coaching
12 12 (2.68%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (2.23%) Risk Management
13 10 (2.23%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 70 (15.63%) SQL
2 22 (4.91%) PL/SQL
3 10 (2.23%) JavaScript
4 6 (1.34%) Java
5 5 (1.12%) C
5 5 (1.12%) T-SQL
6 4 (0.89%) ABAP
7 3 (0.67%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.45%) VB
8 2 (0.45%) C++
8 2 (0.45%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.22%) R
9 1 (0.22%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.22%) Perl
9 1 (0.22%) PHP
9 1 (0.22%) C#
9 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.22%) VBA
9 1 (0.22%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 29 (6.47%) CISSP
1 29 (6.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (6.03%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (5.58%) Citrix Certification
4 24 (5.36%) MCSE
5 23 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 23 (5.13%) ISEB
6 21 (4.69%) CCA
6 21 (4.69%) CCEE
7 20 (4.46%) MCITP
8 19 (4.24%) CCNP
9 16 (3.57%) VTSP
10 15 (3.35%) NCDA
10 15 (3.35%) NCIE
10 15 (3.35%) MCTS
11 14 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 11 (2.46%) Degree
12 11 (2.46%) VCAP
13 10 (2.23%) CISM
13 10 (2.23%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (4.24%) SLA
3 10 (2.23%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.12%) QA
6 3 (0.67%) COBIT
7 2 (0.45%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 64 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (9.60%) Hyper-V
3 39 (8.71%) Active Directory
4 31 (6.92%) XenDesktop
5 23 (5.13%) Oracle RAC
6 15 (3.35%) XenApp
7 14 (3.13%) vSphere
8 8 (1.79%) vCloud
9 7 (1.56%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (1.12%) XenServer
11 2 (0.45%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.45%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 21 (4.69%) Data Guard
2 16 (3.57%) SCCM
3 9 (2.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (1.34%) SCOrch
4 6 (1.34%) XenMobile
5 3 (0.67%) SCDPM
5 3 (0.67%) SCSM
5 3 (0.67%) SCOM
5 3 (0.67%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.22%) WSUS
6 1 (0.22%) Puppet
6 1 (0.22%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.22%) OpenView
6 1 (0.22%) Unicenter
6 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.22%) Nagios
6 1 (0.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 95 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 78 (17.41%) VMware
3 66 (14.73%) Oracle
4 64 (14.29%) Cisco
5 46 (10.27%) Citrix
6 36 (8.04%) HP
6 36 (8.04%) NetApp
7 33 (7.37%) SAP
8 20 (4.46%) CheckPoint
9 19 (4.24%) EMC
10 14 (3.13%) IBM
11 11 (2.46%) Juniper
12 10 (2.23%) Sophos
12 10 (2.23%) WatchGuard
12 10 (2.23%) SonicWALL
13 8 (1.79%) Fortinet
14 6 (1.34%) F5
15 5 (1.12%) Brocade
15 5 (1.12%) 3PAR
15 5 (1.12%) Lotus
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Car+ Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Plus Full Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £6000 - £50000 per annum + Car, Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, home working
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £48000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50K to 65K + Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Annapurna
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package + Car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mason Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: Up to £17,000 per annum dependent on skills and experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Bradford
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: £20k - £40k (dependent upon skills and experience)
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago