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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 64 38 53
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 269 297 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.68% 5.56% 4.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.83% 5.88% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 232 223 205
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
7032 5047 5534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.33% 94.48% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5554 3979 4544
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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
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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 -31 183 £42,000 -6.66% 34
South Yorkshire -5 69 £45,000 -5.26% 4
North Yorkshire -8 28 £42,000 +15.86% 9
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 162 (26.00%) Windows
2 156 (25.04%) Microsoft
3 149 (23.92%) Finance
4 103 (16.53%) SQL
5 101 (16.21%) VMware
6 93 (14.93%) Oracle
7 89 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 86 (13.80%) Cisco
9 85 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
10 83 (13.32%) XML
11 77 (12.36%) Web Services
12 70 (11.24%) SQL Server
13 64 (10.27%) Citrix
14 59 (9.47%) Active Directory
15 58 (9.31%) Banking
16 55 (8.83%) HP
17 53 (8.51%) SOAP
18 51 (8.19%) Oracle Database
19 50 (8.03%) Hyper-V
20 47 (7.54%) Project Management
20 47 (7.54%) Information Security
21 46 (7.38%) IIS
21 46 (7.38%) NetApp
22 44 (7.06%) PL/SQL
23 42 (6.74%) SAP
23 42 (6.74%) User Acceptance Testing
24 41 (6.58%) Lync
25 40 (6.42%) Microsoft Certification
26 39 (6.26%) .NET
26 39 (6.26%) MS Exchange

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 46 (7.38%) IIS
2 41 (6.58%) Lync
3 39 (6.26%) MS Exchange
4 27 (4.33%) SharePoint
5 20 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (2.89%) WebSphere
7 16 (2.57%) WebLogic
8 14 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (0.80%) IBM Notes
11 5 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.48%) Apache
13 3 (0.48%) SAS
14 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2000
14 2 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.32%) Office Communications Server
14 2 (0.32%) GlassFish
Applications
1 89 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 28 (4.49%) MS Office
3 3 (0.48%) MS Project
4 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) SPSS
4 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.16%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 17 (2.73%) Dynamics AX
2 16 (2.57%) SAP HR
3 11 (1.77%) SAP FI
3 11 (1.77%) SAP CO
3 11 (1.77%) SAP HCM
4 9 (1.44%) SAP FI/CO
4 9 (1.44%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (1.28%) SAP Payroll
6 7 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
6 7 (1.12%) SAP Travel Management
7 5 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.80%) SAP MM
7 5 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.64%) SAP PP
8 4 (0.64%) SAP SD
8 4 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
10 2 (0.32%) SAP SCM
10 2 (0.32%) SAP PM
10 2 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.41%) Office 365
2 8 (1.28%) SaaS
3 6 (0.96%) IaaS
4 5 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.64%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 38 (6.10%) Firewall
2 30 (4.82%) SAN
3 29 (4.65%) Internet
4 27 (4.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 18 (2.89%) Unified Communications
6 17 (2.73%) DNS
7 16 (2.57%) Network Security
8 12 (1.93%) Wireless
8 12 (1.93%) GSM
9 11 (1.77%) TCP/IP
10 9 (1.44%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (1.44%) NAS
11 8 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (1.28%) LAN
11 8 (1.28%) PBX
12 7 (1.12%) OSPF
12 7 (1.12%) BGP
13 6 (0.96%) EIGRP
13 6 (0.96%) IP Telephony
13 6 (0.96%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 51 (8.19%) Oracle Database
3 26 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 19 (3.05%) Oracle Reports
5 18 (2.89%) Oracle Database 10g
6 10 (1.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 9 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (1.44%) QlikView
8 6 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (0.80%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.64%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (0.64%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.48%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.48%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 23 (3.69%) Oracle APEX
2 18 (2.89%) Oracle Forms
2 18 (2.89%) Eclipse
3 8 (1.28%) LoadRunner
4 4 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.16%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.16%) Introscope
5 1 (0.16%) Maven
5 1 (0.16%) Toad
5 1 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 149 (23.92%) Finance
2 58 (9.31%) Banking
3 23 (3.69%) Retail
4 20 (3.21%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.57%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.28%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.28%) Retail Banking
7 5 (0.80%) Legal
8 3 (0.48%) Marketing
8 3 (0.48%) Local Government
8 3 (0.48%) Law
8 3 (0.48%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.32%) Advertising
9 2 (0.32%) Billing
10 1 (0.16%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.16%) Back Office
10 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (13.32%) XML
2 77 (12.36%) Web Services
3 53 (8.51%) SOAP
4 39 (6.26%) .NET
5 34 (5.46%) WSDL
6 33 (5.30%) HTML
7 19 (3.05%) Ajax
8 16 (2.57%) Hibernate
9 12 (1.93%) Application Packaging
10 8 (1.28%) RESTful
11 6 (0.96%) jQuery
11 6 (0.96%) CSS
12 5 (0.80%) HTML5
13 3 (0.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 3 (0.48%) SAP XI
13 3 (0.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (0.48%) SAP PI
13 3 (0.48%) ASP.NET
13 3 (0.48%) J2EE
13 3 (0.48%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 14 (2.25%) FlexPod
2 8 (1.28%) Management Information System
3 7 (1.12%) Open Source
4 5 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (0.80%) NHS
5 4 (0.64%) Clustering
5 4 (0.64%) FMCG
6 3 (0.48%) Data Conversion
7 2 (0.32%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.32%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.32%) IVR
7 2 (0.32%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.16%) LIMS
8 1 (0.16%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.16%) CESG
8 1 (0.16%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.16%) PKI
8 1 (0.16%) Statistics
8 1 (0.16%) Celerra
8 1 (0.16%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 162 (26.00%) Windows
2 38 (6.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (5.94%) UNIX
4 21 (3.37%) Windows XP
5 19 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (2.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (2.09%) Linux
7 13 (2.09%) Windows 7
8 12 (1.93%) Solaris
9 11 (1.77%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (0.64%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.16%) zOS
12 1 (0.16%) CentOS
12 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (7.54%) Project Management
1 47 (7.54%) Information Security
2 42 (6.74%) User Acceptance Testing
3 38 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
4 34 (5.46%) Business Analysis
5 33 (5.30%) ITIL
6 27 (4.33%) Workflow
7 25 (4.01%) PRINCE2
8 23 (3.69%) Software Testing
9 20 (3.21%) Migration
9 20 (3.21%) Change Management
9 20 (3.21%) Test Scripting
10 16 (2.57%) System Testing
11 15 (2.41%) Problem Management
11 15 (2.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (2.41%) Service Delivery
11 15 (2.41%) Business Development
12 14 (2.25%) Risk Management
13 13 (2.09%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (1.93%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 103 (16.53%) SQL
2 44 (7.06%) PL/SQL
3 28 (4.49%) Java
4 18 (2.89%) JavaScript
5 10 (1.61%) C
6 8 (1.28%) C#
7 6 (0.96%) T-SQL
7 6 (0.96%) ABAP
8 5 (0.80%) VB
8 5 (0.80%) C++
9 3 (0.48%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.48%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.32%) PHP
10 2 (0.32%) VBA
10 2 (0.32%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.16%) Perl
11 1 (0.16%) Python
11 1 (0.16%) SAPscript
11 1 (0.16%) XAML
11 1 (0.16%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 40 (6.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (6.26%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (5.78%) CISSP
4 35 (5.62%) MCSE
5 34 (5.46%) Citrix Certification
6 29 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 29 (4.65%) MCITP
7 28 (4.49%) Degree
7 28 (4.49%) CCA
8 24 (3.85%) CCNP
9 23 (3.69%) MCTS
10 22 (3.53%) ISEB
11 21 (3.37%) CCEE
12 19 (3.05%) CCNA
13 16 (2.57%) NCDA
14 15 (2.41%) NCIE
14 15 (2.41%) VCAP
15 14 (2.25%) VTSP
15 14 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 13 (2.09%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (3.69%) SLA
3 10 (1.61%) QA
4 9 (1.44%) PCI DSS
5 7 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.96%) COBIT
7 2 (0.32%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.16%) EFQM
System Software
1 85 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (9.47%) Active Directory
3 50 (8.03%) Hyper-V
4 36 (5.78%) XenDesktop
5 28 (4.49%) vSphere
6 25 (4.01%) Oracle RAC
7 23 (3.69%) XenApp
8 13 (2.09%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (1.93%) vCloud
10 10 (1.61%) VMware ESX
11 8 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
12 5 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (0.64%) XenServer
14 2 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.32%) UAG
14 2 (0.32%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.16%) NFS
15 1 (0.16%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 26 (4.17%) SCCM
2 22 (3.53%) Data Guard
3 12 (1.93%) SCVMM
4 9 (1.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (0.80%) SCOM
6 3 (0.48%) SCDPM
6 3 (0.48%) SCOrch
6 3 (0.48%) SCSM
6 3 (0.48%) XenMobile
7 2 (0.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.32%) Legato
7 2 (0.32%) MOM
7 2 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.32%) Nagios
7 2 (0.32%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.16%) Nessus
8 1 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.16%) OpenView
Vendors
1 156 (25.04%) Microsoft
2 101 (16.21%) VMware
3 93 (14.93%) Oracle
4 86 (13.80%) Cisco
5 64 (10.27%) Citrix
6 55 (8.83%) HP
7 46 (7.38%) NetApp
8 42 (6.74%) SAP
9 24 (3.85%) EMC
10 18 (2.89%) JBoss
11 17 (2.73%) CheckPoint
12 16 (2.57%) Symantec
13 13 (2.09%) IBM
14 12 (1.93%) Sophos
14 12 (1.93%) WatchGuard
14 12 (1.93%) SonicWALL
15 11 (1.77%) Juniper
16 8 (1.28%) Dell
16 8 (1.28%) Brocade
16 8 (1.28%) Fortinet
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus,
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus (£10-15K OTB) + Car Allowance
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + travel allowance, health care, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago