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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 69 34 48
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 172 219 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.52% 6.09% 4.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.64% 6.46% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 146 158 156
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £60,000 £63,500
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
4719 3389 3624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.48% 94.30% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3681 2667 3017
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 £24,800 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 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 28 August 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 -19 143 £42,000 -13.40% 21
Bradford -22 8 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Wakefield -6 4 £26,500 -33.75% 1
Dewsbury +1 1 - -
Halifax -15 1 - - 1
Consultant
Yorkshire

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 130 (28.02%) Windows
2 116 (25.00%) Finance
3 93 (20.04%) Microsoft
4 74 (15.95%) VMware
5 73 (15.73%) SQL
6 66 (14.22%) Oracle
7 62 (13.36%) Cisco
8 59 (12.72%) XML
9 58 (12.50%) Web Services
9 58 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 49 (10.56%) SQL Server
11 45 (9.70%) Oracle Database
12 43 (9.27%) Information Security
13 42 (9.05%) MS Excel
14 41 (8.84%) Hyper-V
15 40 (8.62%) Citrix
16 38 (8.19%) Active Directory
16 38 (8.19%) Project Management
17 37 (7.97%) HP
18 36 (7.76%) Banking
19 35 (7.54%) SAP
19 35 (7.54%) IIS
19 35 (7.54%) Lync
20 34 (7.33%) SOAP
21 33 (7.11%) WSDL
21 33 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
21 33 (7.11%) CISSP
22 32 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
22 32 (6.90%) Firewall
23 31 (6.68%) Internet

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 35 (7.54%) IIS
1 35 (7.54%) Lync
2 30 (6.47%) MS Exchange
3 21 (4.53%) SharePoint
4 16 (3.45%) WebLogic
4 16 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (1.08%) IBM Notes
8 4 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.65%) SAS
9 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.43%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.22%) CMS
11 1 (0.22%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.22%) Apache
11 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 42 (9.05%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.02%) MS Office
3 2 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.43%) MS Project
4 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) SPSS
4 1 (0.22%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 16 (3.45%) SAP HR
2 11 (2.37%) SAP HCM
3 10 (2.16%) SAP FI
4 8 (1.72%) SAP CO
4 8 (1.72%) SAP FI/CO
4 8 (1.72%) SAP Payroll
5 7 (1.51%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (1.51%) SAP Travel Management
6 6 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.43%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (0.43%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.43%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.22%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.22%) SAP PP
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.37%) Office 365
2 6 (1.29%) SaaS
3 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.86%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 32 (6.90%) Firewall
2 31 (6.68%) Internet
3 24 (5.17%) SAN
4 19 (4.09%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (2.59%) Network Security
5 12 (2.59%) Wireless
6 11 (2.37%) TCP/IP
7 9 (1.94%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (1.94%) Unified Communications
8 8 (1.72%) NAS
8 8 (1.72%) GSM
9 7 (1.51%) BGP
9 7 (1.51%) OSPF
9 7 (1.51%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (1.51%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (1.29%) EIGRP
11 5 (1.08%) PBX
11 5 (1.08%) WAAS
12 4 (0.86%) Cisco PIX
12 4 (0.86%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (10.56%) SQL Server
2 45 (9.70%) Oracle Database
3 24 (5.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 18 (3.88%) Oracle Database 10g
5 15 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (1.94%) QlikView
7 8 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 4 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.86%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.86%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (0.65%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.65%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.43%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 19 (4.09%) Oracle APEX
2 14 (3.02%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (1.51%) LoadRunner
4 4 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.43%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.22%) Introscope
6 1 (0.22%) Toad
6 1 (0.22%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 116 (25.00%) Finance
2 36 (7.76%) Banking
3 21 (4.53%) Retail
4 10 (2.16%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.94%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.51%) Investment Banking
6 7 (1.51%) Retail Banking
7 5 (1.08%) Legal
8 3 (0.65%) Law
8 3 (0.65%) Marketing
9 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.22%) Billing
10 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (12.72%) XML
2 58 (12.50%) Web Services
3 34 (7.33%) SOAP
4 33 (7.11%) WSDL
5 23 (4.96%) .NET
6 11 (2.37%) HTML
6 11 (2.37%) Ajax
7 3 (0.65%) SAP XI
7 3 (0.65%) Web Dynpro
7 3 (0.65%) SAP PI
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.43%) J2EE
9 1 (0.22%) SAP Smart Forms
9 1 (0.22%) BAPI
9 1 (0.22%) JTAPI
9 1 (0.22%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.22%) Middleware
9 1 (0.22%) VXML
9 1 (0.22%) Struts
9 1 (0.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (2.59%) FlexPod
2 5 (1.08%) NHS
2 5 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (0.86%) Open Source
3 4 (0.86%) FMCG
3 4 (0.86%) Clustering
3 4 (0.86%) Management Information System
4 3 (0.65%) Data Conversion
5 2 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.43%) RMADS
5 2 (0.43%) CESG
5 2 (0.43%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (0.43%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.22%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.22%) IVR
6 1 (0.22%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.22%) Statistics
6 1 (0.22%) Celerra
6 1 (0.22%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 130 (28.02%) Windows
2 21 (4.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (4.31%) Windows XP
4 19 (4.09%) UNIX
5 13 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (2.59%) Linux
7 9 (1.94%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.72%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (0.86%) Solaris
10 2 (0.43%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.22%) zOS
11 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (9.27%) Information Security
2 38 (8.19%) Project Management
3 33 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (6.68%) ITIL
5 26 (5.60%) User Acceptance Testing
6 24 (5.17%) Workflow
7 22 (4.74%) Software Testing
8 20 (4.31%) Test Scripting
8 20 (4.31%) Business Analysis
9 19 (4.09%) PRINCE2
10 18 (3.88%) Migration
10 18 (3.88%) Change Management
11 15 (3.23%) Problem Management
11 15 (3.23%) System Testing
12 13 (2.80%) Risk Management
12 13 (2.80%) TOGAF
13 12 (2.59%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (2.59%) Functional Testing
14 11 (2.37%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (2.16%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (15.73%) SQL
2 23 (4.96%) PL/SQL
3 11 (2.37%) JavaScript
4 10 (2.16%) Java
5 6 (1.29%) C
5 6 (1.29%) T-SQL
6 4 (0.86%) ABAP
6 4 (0.86%) C#
7 3 (0.65%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.65%) C++
7 3 (0.65%) VB
7 3 (0.65%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.43%) VBA
8 2 (0.43%) PHP
9 1 (0.22%) Perl
9 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.22%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.22%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.22%) Scala
9 1 (0.22%) R
Qualifications
1 33 (7.11%) CISSP
2 32 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (6.03%) MCSE
4 27 (5.82%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (5.17%) MCITP
6 23 (4.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 22 (4.74%) ISEB
8 20 (4.31%) Citrix Certification
9 17 (3.66%) MCTS
10 16 (3.45%) CCNP
10 16 (3.45%) CCEE
11 15 (3.23%) CCA
11 15 (3.23%) Degree
12 14 (3.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 14 (3.02%) CISM
12 14 (3.02%) NCDA
13 13 (2.80%) NCIE
13 13 (2.80%) VCAP
13 13 (2.80%) CCNA
14 12 (2.59%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (3.88%) SLA
3 9 (1.94%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (1.29%) COBIT
6 5 (1.08%) QA
7 2 (0.43%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.22%) EFQM
System Software
1 58 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (8.84%) Hyper-V
3 38 (8.19%) Active Directory
4 23 (4.96%) Oracle RAC
5 22 (4.74%) XenDesktop
6 14 (3.02%) vSphere
7 9 (1.94%) XenApp
8 7 (1.51%) Oracle RMAN
9 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (1.08%) vCloud
10 2 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.43%) UAG
10 2 (0.43%) XenServer
10 2 (0.43%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.43%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (4.53%) Data Guard
2 17 (3.66%) SCCM
3 9 (1.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (1.08%) SCOM
5 3 (0.65%) SCVMM
5 3 (0.65%) SCDPM
5 3 (0.65%) SCOrch
5 3 (0.65%) SCSM
6 2 (0.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.43%) MOM
6 2 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.22%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.22%) Nagios
7 1 (0.22%) OpenView
7 1 (0.22%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.22%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 93 (20.04%) Microsoft
2 74 (15.95%) VMware
3 66 (14.22%) Oracle
4 62 (13.36%) Cisco
5 40 (8.62%) Citrix
6 37 (7.97%) HP
7 35 (7.54%) SAP
8 31 (6.68%) NetApp
9 19 (4.09%) CheckPoint
10 16 (3.45%) EMC
11 12 (2.59%) SonicWALL
11 12 (2.59%) WatchGuard
11 12 (2.59%) Sophos
12 11 (2.37%) Juniper
13 10 (2.16%) IBM
14 8 (1.72%) Fortinet
15 6 (1.29%) F5
16 5 (1.08%) Symantec
16 5 (1.08%) Lotus
16 5 (1.08%) Brocade
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, home working
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Car+ Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus,
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus (£10-15K OTB) + Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + travel allowance, health care, pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
DP Connect
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 30 Days Holiday, BUPA+MORE
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Excellent Salary&Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum Dependent Upon Skills and Experience
Posted: 16 days ago