The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 39 38 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 293 200 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.70% 5.14% 7.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.95% 5.36% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 244 155 185
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4928 3733 3569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.95% 96.01% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4013 3007 3019
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,100 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Consultant
Yorkshire

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +4 226 £42,500 -15.00% 18
Bradford +13 25 £43,071 -1.55% 2
Wakefield +25 16 £32,500 -8.45%
Halifax -4 9 £37,500 -
Wetherby - 1 £30,000 -
Consultant
Yorkshire

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 173 (35.02%) Windows
2 125 (25.30%) Finance
3 122 (24.70%) Microsoft
4 90 (18.22%) VMware
5 78 (15.79%) SQL
6 72 (14.57%) Cisco
6 72 (14.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 65 (13.16%) SQL Server
8 60 (12.15%) MS Excel
9 59 (11.94%) Web Services
9 59 (11.94%) IIS
10 58 (11.74%) HP
11 57 (11.54%) Citrix
11 57 (11.54%) XML
11 57 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
12 56 (11.34%) Active Directory
13 54 (10.93%) Oracle
14 53 (10.73%) Internet
15 49 (9.92%) Windows Server 2003
16 47 (9.51%) Windows XP
17 46 (9.31%) SOAP
17 46 (9.31%) WSDL
18 45 (9.11%) MS Exchange
18 45 (9.11%) Banking
19 44 (8.91%) NetApp
20 42 (8.50%) Microsoft Certification
20 42 (8.50%) SAP
21 41 (8.30%) ITIL
21 41 (8.30%) MCITP
22 39 (7.89%) Retail

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 59 (11.94%) IIS
2 45 (9.11%) MS Exchange
3 32 (6.48%) Lync
4 31 (6.28%) SharePoint
5 23 (4.66%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (3.04%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (2.83%) WebLogic
8 13 (2.63%) WebSphere
9 11 (2.23%) Office Communications Server
9 11 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2013
10 10 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (1.62%) SAP Portal
12 8 (1.62%) WebSphere Application Server
13 7 (1.42%) IBM HTTP Server
13 7 (1.42%) Tomcat
14 6 (1.21%) MQSeries
15 5 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
16 4 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 4 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 60 (12.15%) MS Excel
2 27 (5.47%) MS Office
3 3 (0.61%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.20%) SPSS
4 1 (0.20%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.20%) Stata
4 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (2.43%) SAP FI
2 11 (2.23%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (2.02%) SAP FI/CO
3 10 (2.02%) SAP CO
4 8 (1.62%) SAP HR
5 5 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (1.01%) SAP HCM
5 5 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.81%) Oracle Cash Management
6 4 (0.81%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.81%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.81%) Academy Housing
6 4 (0.81%) arcHouse
7 3 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.61%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (0.61%) SAP Travel Management
7 3 (0.61%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.83%) Office 365
2 6 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.40%) SaaS
4 1 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 53 (10.73%) Internet
2 38 (7.69%) SAN
3 34 (6.88%) Firewall
4 29 (5.87%) DNS
5 20 (4.05%) LAN
5 20 (4.05%) WAN
6 19 (3.85%) Unified Communications
7 18 (3.64%) VPN
8 16 (3.24%) Wireless
9 15 (3.04%) NetScaler
10 14 (2.83%) DHCP
10 14 (2.83%) MPLS
11 11 (2.23%) Network Security
11 11 (2.23%) TCP/IP
11 11 (2.23%) NAS
12 9 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (1.62%) GSM
13 8 (1.62%) HTTP
14 7 (1.42%) OSPF
15 6 (1.21%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.06%) Oracle Database
3 18 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (3.24%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (2.83%) Oracle Database 10g
6 12 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (1.82%) QlikView
9 8 (1.62%) DB2
10 7 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (1.01%) SAP BW
12 5 (1.01%) Oracle Database 12c
13 4 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (0.81%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 3 (0.61%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 9 (1.82%) InstallShield
1 9 (1.82%) LoadRunner
2 6 (1.21%) Eclipse
3 4 (0.81%) Rational Application Developer
3 4 (0.81%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 4 (0.81%) JUnit
3 4 (0.81%) Subversion
4 3 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.40%) Maven
General
1 125 (25.30%) Finance
2 45 (9.11%) Banking
3 39 (7.89%) Retail
4 21 (4.25%) Manufacturing
4 21 (4.25%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.02%) Retail Banking
6 9 (1.82%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.42%) General Ledger
8 4 (0.81%) Legal
8 4 (0.81%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.81%) Marketing
9 3 (0.61%) Back Office
10 2 (0.40%) Law
10 2 (0.40%) Local Government
11 1 (0.20%) Billing
11 1 (0.20%) Automotive
11 1 (0.20%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (11.94%) Web Services
2 57 (11.54%) XML
3 46 (9.31%) SOAP
3 46 (9.31%) WSDL
4 28 (5.67%) .NET
5 17 (3.44%) J2EE
6 8 (1.62%) Middleware
7 7 (1.42%) ASP.NET
7 7 (1.42%) JDBC
7 7 (1.42%) JSP
8 6 (1.21%) HTML
9 5 (1.01%) Struts
9 5 (1.01%) CSS
9 5 (1.01%) JMS
9 5 (1.01%) XHTML
10 4 (0.81%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (0.81%) JSTL
10 4 (0.81%) Grails
11 3 (0.61%) WebSphere MQ
11 3 (0.61%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 21 (4.25%) Clustering
2 15 (3.04%) FlexPod
3 11 (2.23%) Management Information System
4 6 (1.21%) Data Conversion
5 5 (1.01%) Mathematics
5 5 (1.01%) NHS
5 5 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (0.81%) iPad
6 4 (0.81%) Blackberry
6 4 (0.81%) Smartphone
6 4 (0.81%) iPhone
7 3 (0.61%) IVR
7 3 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (0.61%) Celerra
7 3 (0.61%) Mainframe
7 3 (0.61%) CLARiiON
7 3 (0.61%) EqualLogic
8 2 (0.40%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.40%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.40%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 173 (35.02%) Windows
2 57 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (9.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 47 (9.51%) Windows XP
5 37 (7.49%) UNIX
6 26 (5.26%) Windows 7
7 23 (4.66%) Linux
8 19 (3.85%) Windows 8
9 13 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
10 12 (2.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (1.82%) Solaris
12 7 (1.42%) AIX
13 5 (1.01%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.81%) Android
14 4 (0.81%) Windows Phone
15 3 (0.61%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (8.30%) ITIL
2 39 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (6.48%) Project Management
3 32 (6.48%) Information Security
4 28 (5.67%) Service Delivery
5 26 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 25 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (4.25%) Service Management
7 21 (4.25%) Migration
8 20 (4.05%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (3.04%) Load Balancing
9 15 (3.04%) Software Testing
10 14 (2.83%) Business Analysis
10 14 (2.83%) Performance Management
11 13 (2.63%) Business Development
11 13 (2.63%) Network Design
11 13 (2.63%) Scrum
12 12 (2.43%) Test Strategy
12 12 (2.43%) Portfolio Management
12 12 (2.43%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 78 (15.79%) SQL
2 28 (5.67%) Java
3 14 (2.83%) C#
4 10 (2.02%) T-SQL
4 10 (2.02%) VB
5 9 (1.82%) PowerShell
5 9 (1.82%) C++
6 7 (1.42%) JavaScript
6 7 (1.42%) Perl
6 7 (1.42%) Bash Shell
7 4 (0.81%) Smalltalk
7 4 (0.81%) PHP
7 4 (0.81%) C
7 4 (0.81%) VBA
7 4 (0.81%) Groovy
7 4 (0.81%) Ruby
8 2 (0.40%) ABAP
8 2 (0.40%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.20%) VB6
9 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (8.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (8.30%) MCITP
3 34 (6.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 27 (5.47%) MCSE
5 25 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (4.45%) Degree
7 21 (4.25%) CCEE
7 21 (4.25%) Citrix Certification
8 20 (4.05%) CCIA
9 19 (3.85%) CCNA
10 18 (3.64%) NCDA
11 17 (3.44%) NCIE
11 17 (3.44%) VCAP
12 15 (3.04%) Security Cleared
12 15 (3.04%) CISSP
13 14 (2.83%) MCTS
14 13 (2.63%) CCNP
14 13 (2.63%) ISEB
15 12 (2.43%) CCEA
16 11 (2.23%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.64%) COBIT
2 17 (3.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (2.83%) SLA
4 5 (1.01%) QA
5 4 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 4 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.40%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.20%) EFQM
7 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 72 (14.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (11.34%) Active Directory
3 33 (6.68%) vSphere
4 30 (6.07%) Hyper-V
5 29 (5.87%) XenApp
6 24 (4.86%) XenServer
7 22 (4.45%) XenDesktop
8 16 (3.24%) Oracle RAC
9 12 (2.43%) Oracle RMAN
10 7 (1.42%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (1.21%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.81%) UAG
12 4 (0.81%) Forefront TMG
12 4 (0.81%) vCloud
13 3 (0.61%) Nmap
14 2 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.20%) NFS
15 1 (0.20%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (3.04%) SCCM
1 15 (3.04%) Data Guard
2 10 (2.02%) Backup Exec
2 10 (2.02%) SCOM
3 6 (1.21%) SCVMM
4 5 (1.01%) SCDPM
5 4 (0.81%) SCOrch
5 4 (0.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (0.81%) SCSM
5 4 (0.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (0.81%) MOM
5 4 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.61%) Nessus
6 3 (0.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 122 (24.70%) Microsoft
2 90 (18.22%) VMware
3 72 (14.57%) Cisco
4 58 (11.74%) HP
5 57 (11.54%) Citrix
6 54 (10.93%) Oracle
7 44 (8.91%) NetApp
8 42 (8.50%) SAP
9 29 (5.87%) IBM
10 18 (3.64%) EMC
11 17 (3.44%) WatchGuard
11 17 (3.44%) SonicWALL
12 16 (3.24%) Symantec
13 13 (2.63%) Fortinet
14 12 (2.43%) FrontRange
15 11 (2.23%) Remedy
15 11 (2.23%) Dell
15 11 (2.23%) BMC
15 11 (2.23%) Veeam
15 11 (2.23%) ServiceNow
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sogeti
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £51870 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £51870 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus,
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Commission up to 30%
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sogeti
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
IT HR
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum Plus car allowance, pension, healthc
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum DOS + E
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 11 days ago