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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 73 59 42
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 166 165 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.21% 4.25% 5.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.31% 4.46% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 149 122 182
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £61,800 £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
5021 3699 3630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.08% 95.34% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3951 3027 3032
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 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -8 141 £45,000 -7.21% 25
Halifax -4 3 £40,000 -42.85%
Wakefield -14 3 £45,000 +80.00% 1
Bradford -28 3 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Huddersfield +11 1 £35,000 -39.13% 1
Dewsbury -3 1 - -
Wetherby -8 1 £35,000 - 1
Bingley - 1 £45,000 -
Consultant
Yorkshire

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 88 (23.34%) Microsoft
2 87 (23.08%) Finance
3 81 (21.49%) Windows
4 64 (16.98%) VMware
5 58 (15.38%) SQL
5 58 (15.38%) Oracle
6 56 (14.85%) VMware Infrastructure
7 52 (13.79%) Cisco
8 51 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
9 46 (12.20%) Project Management
9 46 (12.20%) Citrix
10 38 (10.08%) SQL Server
10 38 (10.08%) Oracle Database
11 37 (9.81%) Hyper-V
12 35 (9.28%) XML
12 35 (9.28%) Active Directory
13 34 (9.02%) XenDesktop
14 33 (8.75%) Information Security
15 32 (8.49%) Web Services
15 32 (8.49%) MS Excel
16 30 (7.96%) Lync
17 29 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
18 28 (7.43%) Citrix Certification
18 28 (7.43%) Workflow
19 27 (7.16%) NetApp
20 26 (6.90%) SAP
21 25 (6.63%) MCSE
21 25 (6.63%) CISSP
21 25 (6.63%) EMC
21 25 (6.63%) Business Intelligence

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 30 (7.96%) Lync
2 20 (5.31%) MS Exchange
3 15 (3.98%) SharePoint
4 13 (3.45%) IIS
5 12 (3.18%) WebLogic
5 12 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.33%) Alfresco
7 5 (1.33%) Documentum
8 3 (0.80%) SAS
8 3 (0.80%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.27%) WordPress
10 1 (0.27%) Apache
10 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 32 (8.49%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.18%) MS Office
3 3 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.53%) MS Project
5 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (2.39%) SAP HR
2 7 (1.86%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (1.59%) SAP CRM
3 6 (1.59%) SAP HCM
4 5 (1.33%) SAP Payroll
4 5 (1.33%) SAP MM
4 5 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (1.06%) SAP Travel Management
5 4 (1.06%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.53%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.53%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.53%) Summit
7 2 (0.53%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.53%) FLEXCUBE
7 2 (0.53%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.53%) Temenos T24
7 2 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.45%) Office 365
2 6 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.59%) SaaS
3 3 (0.80%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.27%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.63%) Cisco Nexus
2 24 (6.37%) Firewall
3 18 (4.77%) Internet
4 17 (4.51%) SAN
5 14 (3.71%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (2.65%) WAAS
6 10 (2.65%) NetScaler
6 10 (2.65%) OSPF
6 10 (2.65%) BGP
6 10 (2.65%) EIGRP
7 9 (2.39%) TCP/IP
7 9 (2.39%) Unified Communications
8 8 (2.12%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (1.86%) NAS
9 7 (1.86%) PBX
9 7 (1.86%) MPLS
10 6 (1.59%) Network Security
11 5 (1.33%) Wireless
12 4 (1.06%) Cisco PIX
12 4 (1.06%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (10.08%) SQL Server
1 38 (10.08%) Oracle Database
2 19 (5.04%) Oracle Database 11g
3 18 (4.77%) Oracle Reports
4 14 (3.71%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (1.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 6 (1.59%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.33%) Data Mining
6 5 (1.33%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.80%) QlikView
8 2 (0.53%) SAP BI
8 2 (0.53%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (0.53%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.53%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.27%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.27%) OLAP
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (5.04%) Oracle APEX
2 16 (4.24%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (0.80%) LSMW
4 2 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.27%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.27%) Toad
5 1 (0.27%) Introscope
General
1 87 (23.08%) Finance
2 20 (5.31%) Banking
3 18 (4.77%) Retail
4 5 (1.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.80%) Law
5 3 (0.80%) Legal
5 3 (0.80%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.53%) Marketing
7 1 (0.27%) Local Government
7 1 (0.27%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (9.28%) XML
2 32 (8.49%) Web Services
3 16 (4.24%) .NET
4 15 (3.98%) SOAP
5 12 (3.18%) WSDL
6 11 (2.92%) HTML
7 10 (2.65%) Ajax
8 5 (1.33%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (0.80%) EDI
10 2 (0.53%) Middleware
10 2 (0.53%) Web Dynpro
10 2 (0.53%) Mason
10 2 (0.53%) SAP PI
10 2 (0.53%) SAP XI
10 2 (0.53%) Java EE
11 1 (0.27%) Application Packaging
11 1 (0.27%) WCF
11 1 (0.27%) WF
11 1 (0.27%) jQuery
11 1 (0.27%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 51 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.71%) FlexPod
3 13 (3.45%) User Experience
4 6 (1.59%) FMCG
4 6 (1.59%) NHS
5 5 (1.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.06%) Open Source
6 4 (1.06%) Data Conversion
7 2 (0.53%) RMADS
7 2 (0.53%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.53%) CESG
7 2 (0.53%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.27%) Statistics
8 1 (0.27%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.27%) Replication
8 1 (0.27%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 81 (21.49%) Windows
2 15 (3.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (3.18%) UNIX
4 10 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (2.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (2.12%) Linux
6 5 (1.33%) Windows XP
6 5 (1.33%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.80%) Solaris
8 2 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (12.20%) Project Management
2 33 (8.75%) Information Security
3 28 (7.43%) Workflow
4 25 (6.63%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (6.63%) Business Analysis
5 23 (6.10%) ITIL
6 19 (5.04%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (5.04%) Test Scripting
6 19 (5.04%) Functional Testing
7 16 (4.24%) Change Management
8 15 (3.98%) CRM
8 15 (3.98%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (3.71%) ERP
9 14 (3.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (3.45%) PRINCE2
11 12 (3.18%) Migration
11 12 (3.18%) System Testing
12 9 (2.39%) Problem Management
12 9 (2.39%) Software Testing
12 9 (2.39%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 58 (15.38%) SQL
2 23 (6.10%) PL/SQL
3 14 (3.71%) Java
4 11 (2.92%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.59%) T-SQL
5 6 (1.59%) VB
6 5 (1.33%) C#
7 4 (1.06%) C
7 4 (1.06%) ABAP
7 4 (1.06%) VBA
8 2 (0.53%) C++
8 2 (0.53%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.27%) VB6
9 1 (0.27%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.27%) R
9 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.27%) VBScript
9 1 (0.27%) Perl
9 1 (0.27%) PHP
9 1 (0.27%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 29 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (7.43%) Citrix Certification
3 25 (6.63%) CISSP
3 25 (6.63%) MCSE
4 24 (6.37%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (6.37%) CCA
4 24 (6.37%) CCEE
5 19 (5.04%) ISEB
5 19 (5.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 19 (5.04%) MCITP
6 18 (4.77%) CCNP
7 14 (3.71%) VTSP
8 13 (3.45%) MCTS
9 12 (3.18%) NCDA
9 12 (3.18%) NCIE
10 11 (2.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 10 (2.65%) Security Cleared
12 8 (2.12%) CCSA
12 8 (2.12%) CCSE
12 8 (2.12%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (2.92%) SLA
3 9 (2.39%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.59%) QA
5 5 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.80%) COBIT
7 2 (0.53%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 56 (14.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (9.81%) Hyper-V
3 35 (9.28%) Active Directory
4 34 (9.02%) XenDesktop
5 19 (5.04%) Oracle RAC
6 16 (4.24%) XenApp
7 10 (2.65%) vCloud
8 9 (2.39%) vSphere
9 7 (1.86%) XenServer
10 4 (1.06%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.53%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 16 (4.24%) Data Guard
2 11 (2.92%) SCCM
3 9 (2.39%) XenMobile
4 7 (1.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (1.06%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.53%) SCDPM
6 2 (0.53%) SCOM
6 2 (0.53%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.27%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.27%) Puppet
7 1 (0.27%) SCSM
7 1 (0.27%) OpenView
7 1 (0.27%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.27%) Nagios
7 1 (0.27%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.27%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 88 (23.34%) Microsoft
2 64 (16.98%) VMware
3 58 (15.38%) Oracle
4 52 (13.79%) Cisco
5 46 (12.20%) Citrix
6 27 (7.16%) NetApp
7 26 (6.90%) SAP
8 25 (6.63%) EMC
9 23 (6.10%) HP
10 19 (5.04%) CheckPoint
11 17 (4.51%) IBM
12 9 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (1.33%) Sage
13 5 (1.33%) Open Text
13 5 (1.33%) Brocade
13 5 (1.33%) Adobe
13 5 (1.33%) 3PAR
14 4 (1.06%) WatchGuard
14 4 (1.06%) SonicWALL
14 4 (1.06%) Sophos
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire, Leeds,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + car + share ownership scheme + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Training fund, Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Morrisons
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, home working
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + pension, health and many more
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Salary - up to £35,000pa depending on level of experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Morrisons
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Lewis Paige
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Travel, pension, bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £55k - 90k per year + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 20 days ago