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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 73 39 37
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 158 291 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.28% 5.72% 5.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.38% 5.95% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 111 242 163
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £62,500
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
4681 4891 3772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.32% 96.22% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3673 3987 3018
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -32 122 £50,000 +17.64% 28
Wakefield -11 10 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Bradford -31 8 £38,000 -8.51% 3
Huddersfield - 4 £24,500 - 1
Halifax +9 2 £43,000 +14.66% 1
Bingley - 1 - -
Consultant
Yorkshire

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 111 (33.94%) Microsoft
2 63 (19.27%) Windows
3 61 (18.65%) Oracle
4 51 (15.60%) MS Excel
5 47 (14.37%) Analytical Skills
6 43 (13.15%) Cisco
7 41 (12.54%) Finance
8 39 (11.93%) SQL
9 37 (11.31%) Information Security
10 35 (10.70%) Degree
11 34 (10.40%) SQL Server
11 34 (10.40%) SharePoint
12 33 (10.09%) ITIL
12 33 (10.09%) VMware
12 33 (10.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 33 (10.09%) Mentoring
13 30 (9.17%) UNIX
13 30 (9.17%) Oracle Database
14 29 (8.87%) CheckPoint
14 29 (8.87%) Project Management
15 28 (8.56%) ArcSight
16 27 (8.26%) Performance Management
16 27 (8.26%) PCI DSS
16 27 (8.26%) Migration
16 27 (8.26%) Active Directory
17 26 (7.95%) CISSP
17 26 (7.95%) Retail
17 26 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
18 25 (7.65%) Network Security
18 25 (7.65%) Business Intelligence

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 34 (10.40%) SharePoint
2 20 (6.12%) MS Exchange
2 20 (6.12%) IIS
2 20 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (5.81%) SAS
4 15 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (3.98%) Lync
6 9 (2.75%) WebLogic
7 8 (2.45%) IBM Notes
8 7 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (2.14%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.22%) JBoss
11 3 (0.92%) Apache
11 3 (0.92%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.92%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.92%) Apache ServiceMix
12 2 (0.61%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.61%) Documentum
Applications
1 51 (15.60%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.28%) MS Office
3 8 (2.45%) SPSS
4 6 (1.83%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 17 (5.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.45%) Oracle Retail
3 7 (2.14%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (1.53%) SAP FI
4 5 (1.53%) SAP SD
4 5 (1.53%) SAP CRM
4 5 (1.53%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (1.53%) SAP CO
5 4 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.92%) SAP QM
6 3 (0.92%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.31%) Unica
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle ASCP
8 1 (0.31%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.31%) GoldMine
8 1 (0.31%) SAP PP
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.59%) Office 365
2 7 (2.14%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.22%) SaaS
4 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.61%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.65%) Network Security
2 21 (6.42%) LAN
2 21 (6.42%) WAN
3 19 (5.81%) Firewall
4 17 (5.20%) SAN
5 15 (4.59%) MPLS
5 15 (4.59%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (4.28%) BGP
7 13 (3.98%) OSPF
7 13 (3.98%) TCP/IP
8 8 (2.45%) VPN
8 8 (2.45%) EIGRP
8 8 (2.45%) NAS
9 7 (2.14%) Wireless
9 7 (2.14%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (1.83%) DNS
10 6 (1.83%) IPv4
10 6 (1.83%) IPv6
11 5 (1.53%) Internet
12 2 (0.61%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.40%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.17%) Oracle Database
3 17 (5.20%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.28%) Oracle Reports
4 14 (4.28%) RDBMS
5 13 (3.98%) Pentaho
6 8 (2.45%) MongoDB
6 8 (2.45%) QlikView
7 7 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.83%) DataStage
8 6 (1.83%) MySQL
8 6 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.53%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (1.22%) Adabas
10 4 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.22%) Base SAS
11 3 (0.92%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (0.92%) WebLogic Workshop
1 3 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.31%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.31%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.31%) Subversion
2 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.31%) ClearCase
General
1 41 (12.54%) Finance
2 26 (7.95%) Retail
3 18 (5.50%) Law
4 12 (3.67%) Manufacturing
4 12 (3.67%) Marketing
5 8 (2.45%) Banking
6 7 (2.14%) Advertising
7 5 (1.53%) Games
7 5 (1.53%) French Language
7 5 (1.53%) German Language
7 5 (1.53%) Spanish Language
8 4 (1.22%) Legal
9 2 (0.61%) Billing
9 2 (0.61%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.61%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Automotive
10 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.31%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.98%) XML
2 11 (3.36%) .NET
3 10 (3.06%) ASP.NET
4 9 (2.75%) Web Services
5 7 (2.14%) Middleware
6 6 (1.83%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (1.83%) Apache Camel
7 4 (1.22%) Java EE
8 3 (0.92%) Spring
8 3 (0.92%) Hibernate
8 3 (0.92%) WinForms
8 3 (0.92%) WSDL
8 3 (0.92%) COM
8 3 (0.92%) J2EE
8 3 (0.92%) jBPM
8 3 (0.92%) Drools
9 2 (0.61%) XSLT
9 2 (0.61%) SOAP
10 1 (0.31%) HTML
10 1 (0.31%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 47 (14.37%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (7.65%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.75%) NHS
3 9 (2.75%) Data Integration
4 8 (2.45%) Visualisation
4 8 (2.45%) Open Source
5 6 (1.83%) Replication
6 5 (1.53%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.53%) Life Science
6 5 (1.53%) Private Cloud
6 5 (1.53%) User Experience
7 3 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.61%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.31%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.31%) Blog
9 1 (0.31%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.31%) FMCG
9 1 (0.31%) Clustering
9 1 (0.31%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 63 (19.27%) Windows
2 30 (9.17%) UNIX
3 20 (6.12%) Linux
4 14 (4.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.92%) AIX
6 3 (0.92%) Solaris
7 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.31%) CentOS
8 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (11.31%) Information Security
2 33 (10.09%) ITIL
2 33 (10.09%) Mentoring
3 29 (8.87%) Project Management
4 27 (8.26%) Migration
4 27 (8.26%) Performance Management
5 25 (7.65%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (7.65%) CRM
6 23 (7.03%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (6.12%) Risk Management
7 20 (6.12%) Analytics
8 19 (5.81%) Technical Architecture
9 17 (5.20%) Service Management
10 16 (4.89%) Coaching
11 15 (4.59%) Portfolio Management
11 15 (4.59%) ETL
11 15 (4.59%) Business Analysis
12 14 (4.28%) PRINCE2
12 14 (4.28%) Test Strategy
12 14 (4.28%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (11.93%) SQL
2 13 (3.98%) C#
3 11 (3.36%) Python
4 8 (2.45%) Shell Script
4 8 (2.45%) Java
4 8 (2.45%) R
5 4 (1.22%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.22%) VBScript
5 4 (1.22%) VB
5 4 (1.22%) VB6
6 3 (0.92%) ABAP
6 3 (0.92%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.92%) C++
7 2 (0.61%) C
7 2 (0.61%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.31%) C-shell
8 1 (0.31%) X++
8 1 (0.31%) Progress 4GL
8 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (10.70%) Degree
2 26 (7.95%) CISSP
3 23 (7.03%) Security Cleared
4 21 (6.42%) SC Cleared
5 13 (3.98%) OCP
5 13 (3.98%) Oracle Certification
6 12 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (3.36%) CISA
7 11 (3.36%) CISM
8 10 (3.06%) PCI QSA
9 9 (2.75%) CRISC
10 8 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (2.45%) CCA
10 8 (2.45%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (2.45%) CCEE
10 8 (2.45%) CCAA
10 8 (2.45%) CCIA
11 6 (1.83%) CCIE
12 5 (1.53%) ACCA
12 5 (1.53%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (10.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (8.26%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.53%) QA
5 2 (0.61%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (8.26%) Active Directory
2 26 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (5.50%) Oracle RAC
4 17 (5.20%) Hyper-V
5 16 (4.89%) XenApp
5 16 (4.89%) XenServer
6 10 (3.06%) XenDesktop
6 10 (3.06%) vSphere
7 4 (1.22%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.92%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.61%) vCloud
9 2 (0.61%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.31%) Firmware
10 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (2.45%) XenMobile
2 7 (2.14%) NetBackup
2 7 (2.14%) SCDPM
3 6 (1.83%) FortiGate
4 5 (1.53%) ARCserve
4 5 (1.53%) SCCM
4 5 (1.53%) SCOM
4 5 (1.53%) SCVMM
4 5 (1.53%) Data Guard
4 5 (1.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (1.22%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (0.92%) MOM
7 2 (0.61%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.61%) SCSM
8 1 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.31%) Nessus
8 1 (0.31%) Nmap
Vendors
1 111 (33.94%) Microsoft
2 61 (18.65%) Oracle
3 43 (13.15%) Cisco
4 33 (10.09%) VMware
5 29 (8.87%) CheckPoint
6 28 (8.56%) ArcSight
7 24 (7.34%) Juniper
8 23 (7.03%) Citrix
9 19 (5.81%) SAP
9 19 (5.81%) F5
10 18 (5.50%) Splunk
10 18 (5.50%) IBM
11 16 (4.89%) Blue Coat
12 13 (3.98%) Sourcefire
13 11 (3.36%) HP
14 10 (3.06%) Cognos
14 10 (3.06%) Business Objects
15 9 (2.75%) NetApp
16 8 (2.45%) Google
16 8 (2.45%) Lotus
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + BONUS, HEALTHCARE, PENSION, RELOCATION
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Harvey Nash IT Recruitment UK
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, Yorkshire
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive, bonus + more
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Generous benefits package + bonus sc
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £16000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Technical Prospects
Salary: Basic Salary Circa. £25,000 plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, health care, certifications
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £30000 per annum + £5k Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £16,000 to £19,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Cognitive Group
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago