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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 79 54 44
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 247 249 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.28% 4.43% 4.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.39% 4.65% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 225 197 248
Average salary £45,000 £46,875 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7277 5350 5642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.56% 95.23% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5820 4261 4657
Average salary £36,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Consultant
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire -20 169 £45,000 - 36
South Yorkshire -18 60 £47,500 -2.56% 12
North Yorkshire -12 24 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 145 (27.10%) Microsoft
2 132 (24.67%) Finance
3 113 (21.12%) Windows
4 107 (20.00%) SQL
5 91 (17.01%) Oracle
6 86 (16.07%) VMware
7 82 (15.33%) MS Excel
8 78 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
9 76 (14.21%) Cisco
10 75 (14.02%) Citrix
11 70 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
12 69 (12.90%) SQL Server
13 64 (11.96%) Project Management
14 58 (10.84%) XML
15 48 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
16 47 (8.79%) PL/SQL
16 47 (8.79%) XenDesktop
17 45 (8.41%) Hyper-V
17 45 (8.41%) Oracle Database
18 44 (8.22%) Business Analysis
19 43 (8.04%) Banking
19 43 (8.04%) Web Services
19 43 (8.04%) Citrix Certification
19 43 (8.04%) Active Directory
19 43 (8.04%) NetApp
20 38 (7.10%) CCA
21 37 (6.92%) Java
22 36 (6.73%) Microsoft Certification
22 36 (6.73%) HP
23 35 (6.54%) HTML

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 (5.61%) Lync
2 21 (3.93%) MS Exchange
3 19 (3.55%) IIS
4 16 (2.99%) JBoss
4 16 (2.99%) SharePoint
5 14 (2.62%) WebSphere
6 12 (2.24%) WebLogic
7 11 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (0.93%) Alfresco
10 5 (0.93%) Documentum
11 3 (0.56%) SAS
11 3 (0.56%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.56%) Apache
12 2 (0.37%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 82 (15.33%) MS Excel
2 28 (5.23%) MS Office
3 3 (0.56%) MS Project
3 3 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (2.43%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (1.87%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (1.50%) SAP HR
3 8 (1.50%) SAP MM
4 7 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (1.31%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (1.12%) SAP CRM
6 5 (0.93%) Summit
6 5 (0.93%) FLEXCUBE
6 5 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.93%) Temenos T24
6 5 (0.93%) SAP HCM
6 5 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.93%) Finacle
7 4 (0.75%) SAP Travel Management
7 4 (0.75%) SAP ERP
7 4 (0.75%) SAP CO
7 4 (0.75%) SAP Payroll
7 4 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.75%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.80%) Office 365
2 7 (1.31%) SaaS
3 6 (1.12%) IaaS
3 6 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.56%) Force.com
5 2 (0.37%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 35 (6.54%) Cisco Nexus
2 25 (4.67%) Firewall
3 22 (4.11%) SAN
4 17 (3.18%) Internet
4 17 (3.18%) NetScaler
5 14 (2.62%) Unified Communications
5 14 (2.62%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (2.06%) OSPF
6 11 (2.06%) BGP
6 11 (2.06%) TCP/IP
7 10 (1.87%) PBX
7 10 (1.87%) EIGRP
7 10 (1.87%) WAAS
8 9 (1.68%) DNS
9 8 (1.50%) NAS
9 8 (1.50%) MPLS
9 8 (1.50%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (1.31%) Network Security
10 7 (1.31%) LAN
11 5 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 45 (8.41%) Oracle Database
3 25 (4.67%) Oracle Reports
4 21 (3.93%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (2.80%) Oracle Database 10g
6 13 (2.43%) Relational Database
7 10 (1.87%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 9 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (1.31%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.93%) Data Mining
11 5 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.56%) MySQL
13 2 (0.37%) SAP BI
13 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.37%) SAP BW
13 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (0.37%) Oracle BI EE
13 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (4.30%) Oracle APEX
2 22 (4.11%) Oracle Forms
3 14 (2.62%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.56%) LSMW
5 2 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.19%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.19%) Maven
6 1 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.19%) Toad
6 1 (0.19%) Introscope
General
1 132 (24.67%) Finance
2 43 (8.04%) Banking
3 27 (5.05%) Manufacturing
4 26 (4.86%) Retail
5 16 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.75%) Legal
7 3 (0.56%) Advertising
7 3 (0.56%) Law
7 3 (0.56%) Local Government
8 2 (0.37%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.37%) Marketing
8 2 (0.37%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (10.84%) XML
2 43 (8.04%) Web Services
3 35 (6.54%) HTML
4 30 (5.61%) .NET
4 30 (5.61%) SOAP
5 17 (3.18%) Ajax
6 14 (2.62%) Hibernate
6 14 (2.62%) Application Packaging
7 11 (2.06%) WSDL
8 8 (1.50%) RESTful
9 7 (1.31%) Oracle Fusion
10 6 (1.12%) Java EE
10 6 (1.12%) CSS
11 5 (0.93%) jQuery
11 5 (0.93%) HTML5
12 4 (0.75%) .NET Framework
12 4 (0.75%) ASP.NET
12 4 (0.75%) Middleware
13 3 (0.56%) EDI
13 3 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 70 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (3.18%) FlexPod
3 11 (2.06%) User Experience
4 7 (1.31%) NHS
4 7 (1.31%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.12%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.12%) FMCG
5 6 (1.12%) Open Source
6 5 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (0.75%) Data Conversion
8 3 (0.56%) Economics
9 2 (0.37%) CESG
9 2 (0.37%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (0.37%) Replication
9 2 (0.37%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.37%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.37%) RMADS
9 2 (0.37%) Derivative
9 2 (0.37%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 113 (21.12%) Windows
2 32 (5.98%) UNIX
3 21 (3.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (2.06%) Linux
7 9 (1.68%) Solaris
7 9 (1.68%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (0.93%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.75%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.37%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (11.96%) Project Management
2 48 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (8.22%) Business Analysis
4 35 (6.54%) ERP
5 34 (6.36%) ITIL
6 33 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (5.98%) User Acceptance Testing
8 31 (5.79%) Information Security
9 27 (5.05%) Workflow
9 27 (5.05%) PRINCE2
10 20 (3.74%) Test Scripting
10 20 (3.74%) Functional Testing
11 19 (3.55%) Change Management
12 18 (3.36%) CRM
12 18 (3.36%) Migration
13 17 (3.18%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (2.06%) System Testing
15 10 (1.87%) GAP Analysis
15 10 (1.87%) Risk Management
15 10 (1.87%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 107 (20.00%) SQL
2 47 (8.79%) PL/SQL
3 37 (6.92%) Java
4 18 (3.36%) JavaScript
5 16 (2.99%) C#
6 11 (2.06%) C
7 7 (1.31%) VB
8 6 (1.12%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.12%) VBScript
9 5 (0.93%) ABAP
10 4 (0.75%) VBA
11 2 (0.37%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.37%) C++
11 2 (0.37%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.19%) VB6
12 1 (0.19%) SAS Macro
12 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.19%) R
12 1 (0.19%) Perl
12 1 (0.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 43 (8.04%) Citrix Certification
2 38 (7.10%) CCA
3 36 (6.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 35 (6.54%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (5.98%) MCSE
6 30 (5.61%) CCEE
7 28 (5.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 27 (5.05%) CCNP
9 26 (4.86%) MCITP
10 25 (4.67%) Degree
11 23 (4.30%) CISSP
12 20 (3.74%) ISEB
12 20 (3.74%) MCTS
13 19 (3.55%) Security Cleared
14 17 (3.18%) VTSP
15 15 (2.80%) NCDA
15 15 (2.80%) NCIE
16 13 (2.43%) OCP
16 13 (2.43%) Oracle Certification
16 13 (2.43%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (3.18%) SLA
3 15 (2.80%) QA
4 10 (1.87%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.56%) COBIT
7 2 (0.37%) MiFID
7 2 (0.37%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.37%) EMIR
7 2 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 78 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (8.79%) XenDesktop
3 45 (8.41%) Hyper-V
4 43 (8.04%) Active Directory
5 31 (5.79%) XenApp
6 21 (3.93%) Oracle RAC
7 19 (3.55%) vSphere
8 17 (3.18%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (1.87%) vCloud
10 8 (1.50%) XenServer
11 5 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
12 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.37%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
14 1 (0.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (3.18%) SCCM
1 17 (3.18%) Data Guard
2 14 (2.62%) XenMobile
3 9 (1.68%) SCVMM
4 7 (1.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.56%) Legato
5 3 (0.56%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.37%) SCDPM
6 2 (0.37%) Nagios
6 2 (0.37%) ARCserve
6 2 (0.37%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.19%) WSUS
7 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.19%) OpenView
7 1 (0.19%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.19%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.19%) Puppet
7 1 (0.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 145 (27.10%) Microsoft
2 91 (17.01%) Oracle
3 86 (16.07%) VMware
4 76 (14.21%) Cisco
5 75 (14.02%) Citrix
6 43 (8.04%) NetApp
7 36 (6.73%) HP
8 34 (6.36%) SAP
9 33 (6.17%) EMC
10 20 (3.74%) IBM
11 19 (3.55%) CheckPoint
12 18 (3.36%) Salesforce.com
13 14 (2.62%) Symantec
14 9 (1.68%) AppSense
15 8 (1.50%) Brocade
16 7 (1.31%) Sage
16 7 (1.31%) Dell
17 5 (0.93%) Adobe
17 5 (0.93%) Open Text
17 5 (0.93%) Avaloq
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £40-55k + Car Allow + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £42,000 to £48,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Conspicuous
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: up to £35,000pa depending on level of experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum car + share ownership scheme + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + pension, private HC
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Morrisons
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Salary - up to £35,000pa depending on level of experience
Posted: 11 days ago