The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Consultant
Rank 189 200 182
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 7 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.15% 0.32% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.33% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 4
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £37,500 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £54,000 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
IT 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
4566 4894 3671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.25% 96.51% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3594 3989 2946
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 £26,500 £24,000 £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%

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the West Yorkshire region.

IT Consultant Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

IT Consultant
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

IT 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 IT Consultant within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 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 -6 5 £47,500 +11.76%
Halifax +19 1 - -
IT Consultant
Yorkshire

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title.

1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) CISA
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
3 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
3 2 (18.18%) PCI QSA
3 2 (18.18%) Law
3 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (18.18%) Lync
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (18.18%) ICAEW
3 2 (18.18%) CISM
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) ACCA
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) CISSP
3 2 (18.18%) CA
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) IIS
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Lync
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) SSH
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) FTP
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (18.18%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) AIX
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Project Management
1 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
1 2 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
1 2 (18.18%) Coaching
2 1 (9.09%) High Availability
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CISA
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) PCI QSA
2 2 (18.18%) CISM
2 2 (18.18%) ACCA
2 2 (18.18%) ICAEW
2 2 (18.18%) CISSP
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) CIMA
3 1 (9.09%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) CA
3 1 (9.09%) CommVault
3 1 (9.09%) Informatica
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Dell