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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 62 51 49
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 288 295 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.99% 4.86% 4.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.13% 5.07% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 253 215 262
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,150 £30,400 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -
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
6980 5822 5967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.64% 95.88% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5760 4572 5000
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 17 December 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 17 December 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 -5 196 £45,000 - 33
South Yorkshire +1 65 £45,000 -7.69% 6
North Yorkshire -33 20 £42,500 -15.00% 2
East Yorkshire -12 3 £70,000 +64.70%
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 134 (26.27%) Microsoft
2 124 (24.31%) Finance
3 103 (20.20%) Oracle
4 99 (19.41%) Windows
5 95 (18.63%) SQL
6 91 (17.84%) MS Excel
7 89 (17.45%) Analytical Skills
8 73 (14.31%) SQL Server
9 67 (13.14%) VMware
10 59 (11.57%) Cisco
11 55 (10.78%) Citrix
11 55 (10.78%) Manufacturing
12 54 (10.59%) ERP
12 54 (10.59%) Project Management
13 51 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 50 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
15 49 (9.61%) Retail
16 47 (9.22%) ITIL
17 46 (9.02%) Oracle Database
18 45 (8.82%) SAP
19 42 (8.24%) UNIX
19 42 (8.24%) Business Analysis
20 38 (7.45%) Java
21 36 (7.06%) Information Security
21 36 (7.06%) XenDesktop
22 35 (6.86%) PRINCE2
23 34 (6.67%) Banking
24 31 (6.08%) Oracle Reports
24 31 (6.08%) EMC
24 31 (6.08%) NetApp

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 19 (3.73%) SharePoint
2 18 (3.53%) WebLogic
3 16 (3.14%) WebSphere
4 15 (2.94%) JBoss
4 15 (2.94%) Lync
5 12 (2.35%) IIS
6 9 (1.76%) MS Exchange
7 7 (1.37%) Documentum
7 7 (1.37%) Alfresco
8 6 (1.18%) Apache
8 6 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.59%) Apache ServiceMix
10 3 (0.59%) Oracle Service Bus
10 3 (0.59%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.39%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 91 (17.84%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.51%) MS Office
3 8 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.39%) MS Project
5 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (3.92%) Dynamics NAV
2 12 (2.35%) Summit
2 12 (2.35%) FLEXCUBE
2 12 (2.35%) Temenos T24
2 12 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (2.35%) Finacle
3 11 (2.16%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (1.96%) SAP MM
5 8 (1.57%) Oracle ERP
5 8 (1.57%) SAP SD
6 7 (1.37%) SAP CRM
7 6 (1.18%) Google Analytics
7 6 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (0.98%) Sage 200
8 5 (0.98%) SAP PP
8 5 (0.98%) SAP CO
9 4 (0.78%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.78%) SAP Travel Management
9 4 (0.78%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.53%) Office 365
2 4 (0.78%) Force.com
3 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.59%) SaaS
4 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (6.08%) Cisco Nexus
2 26 (5.10%) SAN
3 20 (3.92%) Firewall
4 19 (3.73%) NetScaler
5 17 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (3.33%) TCP/IP
6 15 (2.94%) OSPF
7 14 (2.75%) BGP
8 13 (2.55%) EIGRP
9 11 (2.16%) MPLS
10 10 (1.96%) NAS
11 9 (1.76%) Unified Communications
11 9 (1.76%) DNS
11 9 (1.76%) Network Security
12 8 (1.57%) Intrusion Detection
12 8 (1.57%) Internet
12 8 (1.57%) LAN
13 7 (1.37%) WAAS
14 5 (0.98%) PBX
14 5 (0.98%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (14.31%) SQL Server
2 46 (9.02%) Oracle Database
3 31 (6.08%) Oracle Reports
4 27 (5.29%) Relational Database
5 23 (4.51%) Oracle Database 11g
6 19 (3.73%) RDBMS
7 17 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
8 10 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (1.57%) Oracle9i Database
9 8 (1.57%) Oracle Database 12c
10 7 (1.37%) MySQL
10 7 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (0.98%) Pentaho
12 5 (0.98%) DataStage
13 4 (0.78%) Adabas
13 4 (0.78%) Data Mining
14 3 (0.59%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 16 (3.14%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.59%) Eclipse
3 3 (0.59%) WebLogic Workshop
3 3 (0.59%) LSMW
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.20%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.20%) Toad
General
1 124 (24.31%) Finance
2 55 (10.78%) Manufacturing
3 49 (9.61%) Retail
4 34 (6.67%) Banking
5 12 (2.35%) Marketing
6 11 (2.16%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.76%) Retail Banking
8 8 (1.57%) Advertising
9 6 (1.18%) Law
10 5 (0.98%) Legal
10 5 (0.98%) Games
11 3 (0.59%) Local Government
12 2 (0.39%) Billing
12 2 (0.39%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.20%) Automotive
13 1 (0.20%) French Language
13 1 (0.20%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (5.88%) XML
2 23 (4.51%) Middleware
3 21 (4.12%) .NET
4 19 (3.73%) Oracle Fusion
4 19 (3.73%) Web Services
5 16 (3.14%) Java EE
6 13 (2.55%) HTML
7 12 (2.35%) SOAP
8 10 (1.96%) Application Packaging
9 9 (1.76%) ASP.NET
10 8 (1.57%) WSDL
11 6 (1.18%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (1.18%) Hibernate
11 6 (1.18%) Apache Camel
12 4 (0.78%) Ajax
12 4 (0.78%) .NET Framework
13 3 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 3 (0.59%) Drools
13 3 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (0.59%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 89 (17.45%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (3.92%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.75%) NHS
4 12 (2.35%) FlexPod
5 8 (1.57%) User Experience
6 7 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.37%) Replication
7 5 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (0.98%) Mainframe
7 5 (0.98%) Computer Science
7 5 (0.98%) FMCG
8 4 (0.78%) Data Conversion
8 4 (0.78%) CMDB
8 4 (0.78%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.59%) Life Science
9 3 (0.59%) Economics
10 2 (0.39%) CESG
10 2 (0.39%) CESG CLAS
10 2 (0.39%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.39%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 99 (19.41%) Windows
2 42 (8.24%) UNIX
3 23 (4.51%) Linux
4 18 (3.53%) Solaris
5 17 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.98%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.98%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.20%) CentOS
10 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (10.59%) Project Management
1 54 (10.59%) ERP
2 50 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (9.22%) ITIL
4 42 (8.24%) Business Analysis
5 36 (7.06%) Information Security
6 35 (6.86%) PRINCE2
7 28 (5.49%) User Acceptance Testing
8 26 (5.10%) CRM
9 24 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (4.71%) Workflow
10 22 (4.31%) Mentoring
10 22 (4.31%) Migration
11 21 (4.12%) GAP Analysis
12 20 (3.92%) Test Scripting
13 19 (3.73%) Functional Testing
14 18 (3.53%) Change Management
14 18 (3.53%) Performance Tuning
15 16 (3.14%) Stakeholder Management
16 15 (2.94%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 95 (18.63%) SQL
2 38 (7.45%) Java
3 28 (5.49%) PL/SQL
4 26 (5.10%) C#
5 13 (2.55%) Shell Script
6 12 (2.35%) VBScript
7 11 (2.16%) VB
8 10 (1.96%) C
9 8 (1.57%) JavaScript
10 7 (1.37%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.18%) COBOL
12 5 (0.98%) Perl
12 5 (0.98%) ABAP
12 5 (0.98%) VB6
13 4 (0.78%) VBA
14 3 (0.59%) C++
14 3 (0.59%) Python
15 1 (0.20%) SAPscript
15 1 (0.20%) PHP
15 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (5.69%) Citrix Certification
3 28 (5.49%) CCA
4 27 (5.29%) CISSP
4 27 (5.29%) Security Cleared
4 27 (5.29%) Degree
5 24 (4.71%) CCNP
5 24 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (4.51%) CCEE
7 20 (3.92%) SC Cleared
8 19 (3.73%) ISEB
9 17 (3.33%) OCP
9 17 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
9 17 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 15 (2.94%) MCSE
10 15 (2.94%) MCITP
11 14 (2.75%) PCI QSA
12 13 (2.55%) CISM
13 12 (2.35%) MCTS
13 12 (2.35%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (3.73%) PCI DSS
3 16 (3.14%) QA
4 11 (2.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.59%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.59%) SLA
5 3 (0.59%) COBIT
6 2 (0.39%) MiFID
6 2 (0.39%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.39%) EMIR
6 2 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.20%) HL7
System Software
1 51 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (7.06%) XenDesktop
3 29 (5.69%) XenApp
4 28 (5.49%) Hyper-V
5 27 (5.29%) Oracle RAC
6 25 (4.90%) Active Directory
7 17 (3.33%) vSphere
8 14 (2.75%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (2.35%) XenServer
10 8 (1.57%) Oracle RMAN
11 7 (1.37%) vCloud
12 2 (0.39%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (3.53%) Data Guard
2 17 (3.33%) XenMobile
3 11 (2.16%) SCCM
4 8 (1.57%) SCVMM
5 7 (1.37%) SCDPM
5 7 (1.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (1.18%) NetBackup
6 6 (1.18%) ARCserve
7 4 (0.78%) SCOM
8 3 (0.59%) SCOrch
8 3 (0.59%) MOM
8 3 (0.59%) Legato
9 1 (0.20%) SCSM
9 1 (0.20%) Puppet
9 1 (0.20%) Nagios
9 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 134 (26.27%) Microsoft
2 103 (20.20%) Oracle
3 67 (13.14%) VMware
4 59 (11.57%) Cisco
5 55 (10.78%) Citrix
6 45 (8.82%) SAP
7 31 (6.08%) NetApp
7 31 (6.08%) EMC
8 28 (5.49%) HP
9 25 (4.90%) IBM
10 20 (3.92%) CheckPoint
11 18 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
12 13 (2.55%) Symantec
13 12 (2.35%) Avaloq
13 12 (2.35%) Fiserv
14 11 (2.16%) Sage
15 7 (1.37%) Adobe
15 7 (1.37%) Open Text
16 6 (1.18%) Google
16 6 (1.18%) Brocade
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension and bonus schemes.
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + 15% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + 15% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Worlds largest company
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Market rates
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + 5% Bonus, Certifications, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + car, bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + pension, private HC
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
East Riding
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: Salary is Negotiable plus benefits and car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000 DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Technical Prospects
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 Basic Salary plus Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: £25,000-£30,000 (£50,000 OTE after accreditation)
Posted: 7 days ago
Bradford
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago