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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 80 65 35
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 141 172 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.01% 3.53% 6.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.14% 3.66% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 117 146 159
Average salary £55,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,750 £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
4490 4703 3394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.76% 96.47% 94.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3602 3667 2672
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,900 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
(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 -9 111 £56,250 +33.92% 24
Bradford -12 9 £77,000 +105.33%
Wakefield +7 4 - - 1
Halifax +8 2 £47,500 - 4
Elland - 1 £25,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 £33,750 -
Consultant
Yorkshire

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 110 (36.79%) Microsoft
2 66 (22.07%) Finance
3 53 (17.73%) MS Excel
4 48 (16.05%) Oracle
5 47 (15.72%) SQL Server
6 45 (15.05%) Windows
7 44 (14.72%) SQL
7 44 (14.72%) Project Management
8 43 (14.38%) Migration
9 42 (14.05%) Business Intelligence
10 41 (13.71%) Degree
11 38 (12.71%) Cisco
12 37 (12.37%) Web Services
12 37 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
13 33 (11.04%) SAP
14 32 (10.70%) ERP
15 31 (10.37%) IBM
15 31 (10.37%) Business Analysis
16 29 (9.70%) Dynamics AX
17 27 (9.03%) Software Delivery
17 27 (9.03%) IIS
17 27 (9.03%) T-SQL
17 27 (9.03%) .NET
18 26 (8.70%) VMware
18 26 (8.70%) Analytics
19 24 (8.03%) LAN
19 24 (8.03%) WAN
19 24 (8.03%) HP
20 23 (7.69%) CheckPoint
20 23 (7.69%) Mentoring

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (9.03%) IIS
2 22 (7.36%) SAS
3 20 (6.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (6.02%) MS Exchange
5 17 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (3.01%) WebLogic
6 9 (3.01%) WebSphere
6 9 (3.01%) IBM Notes
7 8 (2.68%) SharePoint
8 6 (2.01%) NetWeaver
9 5 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (1.67%) Lync
10 3 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.33%) FormScape
11 1 (0.33%) Apache
11 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 53 (17.73%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.69%) MS Office
3 13 (4.35%) SPSS
4 8 (2.68%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.67%) MS Project
6 3 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.33%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 29 (9.70%) Dynamics AX
2 20 (6.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (2.01%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (1.67%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (1.67%) SAP CO
4 5 (1.67%) SAP HR
4 5 (1.67%) SAP FI
4 5 (1.67%) SAP HCM
5 4 (1.34%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (1.34%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (1.00%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.67%) SAP APO
7 2 (0.67%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.67%) SAP PP
7 2 (0.67%) SAP Payroll
7 2 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.33%) Sage ERP X3
8 1 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.33%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.33%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.67%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (1.34%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.03%) LAN
1 24 (8.03%) WAN
2 21 (7.02%) Wireless
3 18 (6.02%) Network Security
4 16 (5.35%) Internet
5 11 (3.68%) Wireless Security
6 8 (2.68%) Firewall
7 7 (2.34%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (2.34%) MPLS
7 7 (2.34%) TCP/IP
8 6 (2.01%) VPN
8 6 (2.01%) OSPF
8 6 (2.01%) BGP
8 6 (2.01%) IPv4
8 6 (2.01%) IPv6
9 4 (1.34%) IP Telephony
9 4 (1.34%) PBX
10 3 (1.00%) DNS
11 2 (0.67%) Cisco Nexus
12 1 (0.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (15.72%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (5.69%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (5.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (4.35%) Pentaho
5 13 (4.35%) QlikView
6 11 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (3.68%) Oracle Database
7 10 (3.34%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 9 (3.01%) Relational Database
9 8 (2.68%) Base SAS
9 8 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (2.34%) DB2
10 7 (2.34%) RDBMS
10 7 (2.34%) DataStage
10 7 (2.34%) Hadoop
11 6 (2.01%) MongoDB
11 6 (2.01%) IBM InfoSphere
11 6 (2.01%) QualityStage
11 6 (2.01%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 13 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.33%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.33%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.33%) Subversion
3 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.33%) Axure RP
General
1 66 (22.07%) Finance
2 15 (5.02%) Retail
3 14 (4.68%) Banking
4 12 (4.01%) Legal
5 11 (3.68%) Marketing
6 8 (2.68%) Law
6 8 (2.68%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.67%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.67%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.67%) French Language
8 2 (0.67%) Advertising
9 1 (0.33%) Publishing
9 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (12.37%) Web Services
2 27 (9.03%) .NET
3 19 (6.35%) ASP.NET
4 14 (4.68%) XML
5 13 (4.35%) WPF
5 13 (4.35%) SOAP
5 13 (4.35%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 11 (3.68%) HTML
7 9 (3.01%) JSP
7 9 (3.01%) J2EE
7 9 (3.01%) jQuery
7 9 (3.01%) Ext JS
7 9 (3.01%) Middleware
8 4 (1.34%) WinForms
9 3 (1.00%) CSS
10 2 (0.67%) COM
10 2 (0.67%) XSLT
10 2 (0.67%) SAP ALE
10 2 (0.67%) WCF
11 1 (0.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.36%) Data Centre
3 17 (5.69%) Management Information System
4 13 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 13 (4.35%) Visualisation
5 11 (3.68%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.34%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.67%) IVR
8 3 (1.00%) NHS
9 2 (0.67%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.67%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.67%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.33%) Replication
10 1 (0.33%) Clustering
10 1 (0.33%) EMV
10 1 (0.33%) FMCG
10 1 (0.33%) RIA
10 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (15.05%) Windows
2 10 (3.34%) UNIX
3 7 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (1.67%) Linux
5 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.33%) zOS
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (14.72%) Project Management
2 43 (14.38%) Migration
3 42 (14.05%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (10.70%) ERP
5 31 (10.37%) Business Analysis
6 27 (9.03%) Software Delivery
7 26 (8.70%) Analytics
8 23 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 23 (7.69%) Data Migration
9 22 (7.36%) ETL
9 22 (7.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (7.02%) Information Security
10 21 (7.02%) Data Modelling
11 20 (6.69%) CRM
12 19 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (6.35%) Workflow
13 18 (6.02%) ITIL
14 17 (5.69%) Open Source
15 16 (5.35%) Test Scripting
16 15 (5.02%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (14.72%) SQL
2 27 (9.03%) T-SQL
3 20 (6.69%) C#
4 18 (6.02%) Java
5 13 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 13 (4.35%) VB.NET
5 13 (4.35%) Python
5 13 (4.35%) X++
5 13 (4.35%) R
6 10 (3.34%) PowerShell
7 5 (1.67%) ABAP
8 4 (1.34%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.00%) C-shell
10 2 (0.67%) C
11 1 (0.33%) VB
11 1 (0.33%) PHP
11 1 (0.33%) C++
11 1 (0.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 41 (13.71%) Degree
2 19 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (4.01%) CISSP
4 11 (3.68%) HP ASE
5 10 (3.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (2.68%) CCIE
7 5 (1.67%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.67%) Security Cleared
7 5 (1.67%) PCI QSA
8 2 (0.67%) ACCA
8 2 (0.67%) CISA
8 2 (0.67%) CISM
8 2 (0.67%) ICAEW
8 2 (0.67%) CCNP
8 2 (0.67%) ISEB
8 2 (0.67%) HND
9 1 (0.33%) MCSE
9 1 (0.33%) MCSA
9 1 (0.33%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (5.35%) QA
3 10 (3.34%) PCI DSS
4 7 (2.34%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 11 (3.68%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.00%) Terminal Services
4 3 (1.00%) vSphere
4 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.67%) vCloud
5 2 (0.67%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.67%) XenApp
5 2 (0.67%) XenServer
6 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (2.01%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 110 (36.79%) Microsoft
2 48 (16.05%) Oracle
3 38 (12.71%) Cisco
4 33 (11.04%) SAP
5 31 (10.37%) IBM
6 26 (8.70%) VMware
7 24 (8.03%) HP
8 23 (7.69%) CheckPoint
9 13 (4.35%) Teradata
9 13 (4.35%) Cognos
9 13 (4.35%) Tableau
10 12 (4.01%) Juniper
11 11 (3.68%) NetApp
11 11 (3.68%) Huawei
11 11 (3.68%) ArcSight
12 10 (3.34%) WatchGuard
12 10 (3.34%) SonicWALL
12 10 (3.34%) Sophos
12 10 (3.34%) Google
13 9 (3.01%) Lotus
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + training, excellent progression!
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Cordant Group PLC
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Cordant Group PLC
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + Attractive benefits package and career progression
Posted: 18 hours ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + commission + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + commission + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £41040 - £45360 per annum + Exc.Bens.
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £46260 - £53970 per annum + Exc.Bens.
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Travel fund, bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Send
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + car allowance + 17.5% bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care, car
Posted: 7 days ago