The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the York 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 44 53 42
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 17 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 3.59% 1.78% 4.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.63% 1.83% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 13
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
North 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 York 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
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
468 383 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 98.73% 97.21% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 375 232 344
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £65,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in York

Consultant
Salary Trend in York

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

Consultant Salary Trend in York

Consultant
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the York region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in York

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 17 (53.13%) Windows
1 17 (53.13%) VMware
1 17 (53.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (50.00%) Citrix
3 13 (40.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 11 (34.38%) MCITP
4 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
5 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
5 10 (31.25%) MCSE
5 10 (31.25%) CCA
5 10 (31.25%) Citrix Certification
5 10 (31.25%) MCTS
5 10 (31.25%) CCEE
5 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (28.13%) VCAP
6 9 (28.13%) Lync
6 9 (28.13%) Hyper-V
6 9 (28.13%) XenDesktop
6 9 (28.13%) vSphere
6 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (25.00%) Cisco
7 8 (25.00%) NetApp
7 8 (25.00%) SQL
7 8 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 8 (25.00%) VCDX
7 8 (25.00%) NCDA
7 8 (25.00%) NCIE
8 7 (21.88%) VTSP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 9 (28.13%) Lync
2 7 (21.88%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Cisco Nexus
1 7 (21.88%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (6.25%) SAN
2 2 (6.25%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) FlexPod
2 1 (3.13%) EqualLogic
2 1 (3.13%) CLARiiON
2 1 (3.13%) Celerra
2 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
1 5 (15.63%) Project Management
1 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 4 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.13%) Web Application Development
5 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (34.38%) MCITP
2 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (31.25%) MCSE
3 10 (31.25%) CCA
3 10 (31.25%) Citrix Certification
3 10 (31.25%) MCTS
3 10 (31.25%) CCEE
4 9 (28.13%) VCAP
5 8 (25.00%) VCDX
5 8 (25.00%) NCDA
5 8 (25.00%) NCIE
6 7 (21.88%) VTSP
7 2 (6.25%) MCP
7 2 (6.25%) CCIA
8 1 (3.13%) HP AIS
8 1 (3.13%) HP ASE
8 1 (3.13%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 17 (53.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
3 9 (28.13%) Hyper-V
3 9 (28.13%) XenDesktop
3 9 (28.13%) vSphere
4 1 (3.13%) XenApp
4 1 (3.13%) XenServer
4 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) VMware
2 16 (50.00%) Citrix
3 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
4 8 (25.00%) Cisco
4 8 (25.00%) NetApp
5 2 (6.25%) Anite
6 1 (3.13%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) Dell
6 1 (3.13%) EMC