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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 76 53 69
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 238 308 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.37% 4.76% 3.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.47% 4.99% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 196 224 175
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
6850 6171 5672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.12% 95.32% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5689 4814 4724
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
West Yorkshire -15 162 £42,500 -5.55% 30
South Yorkshire -4 39 £40,000 -13.04% 10
North Yorkshire -27 16 £42,500 -29.16% 11
East Yorkshire -9 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 133 (27.09%) Microsoft
2 121 (24.64%) Finance
3 96 (19.55%) Oracle
4 93 (18.94%) SQL
4 93 (18.94%) Windows
5 89 (18.13%) Analytical Skills
6 82 (16.70%) MS Excel
7 68 (13.85%) SQL Server
8 66 (13.44%) Manufacturing
9 57 (11.61%) SAP
9 57 (11.61%) ERP
10 54 (11.00%) Retail
10 54 (11.00%) Citrix
11 53 (10.79%) Business Analysis
12 51 (10.39%) Cisco
13 50 (10.18%) VMware
14 49 (9.98%) Project Management
15 47 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
16 42 (8.55%) Oracle Database
17 40 (8.15%) ITIL
18 39 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
19 38 (7.74%) UNIX
20 36 (7.33%) Security Cleared
20 36 (7.33%) Java
21 32 (6.52%) PRINCE2
21 32 (6.52%) CRM
21 32 (6.52%) Degree
22 31 (6.31%) C#
23 30 (6.11%) Oracle Reports
23 30 (6.11%) Information Security

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 27 (5.50%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.26%) WebLogic
3 14 (2.85%) IIS
4 13 (2.65%) Lync
4 13 (2.65%) WebSphere
5 10 (2.04%) JBoss
6 9 (1.83%) MS Exchange
7 7 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (1.43%) Documentum
7 7 (1.43%) Alfresco
8 6 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (1.02%) SAS
10 3 (0.61%) Oracle Service Bus
10 3 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.61%) Apache ServiceMix
10 3 (0.61%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.61%) Apache
10 3 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 82 (16.70%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.67%) MS Office
3 8 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.20%) MS Project
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (5.30%) Dynamics NAV
2 18 (3.67%) SAP SD
3 16 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 15 (3.05%) SAP MM
5 12 (2.44%) Temenos T24
5 12 (2.44%) FLEXCUBE
5 12 (2.44%) Summit
5 12 (2.44%) Finacle
6 11 (2.24%) Sage 200
6 11 (2.24%) SAP APO
6 11 (2.24%) SAP PP
7 10 (2.04%) SAP CRM
8 9 (1.83%) Pegasus Opera
8 9 (1.83%) SAP WM
8 9 (1.83%) SAP Business One
8 9 (1.83%) SAP SCM
9 8 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
9 8 (1.63%) Oracle ERP
9 8 (1.63%) Oracle Retail
10 6 (1.22%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.87%) Office 365
2 4 (0.81%) Force.com
3 3 (0.61%) SaaS
4 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.20%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 26 (5.30%) SAN
3 21 (4.28%) Firewall
4 18 (3.67%) OSPF
4 18 (3.67%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (3.46%) BGP
6 16 (3.26%) Network Security
6 16 (3.26%) TCP/IP
6 16 (3.26%) EIGRP
6 16 (3.26%) NetScaler
7 15 (3.05%) MPLS
8 11 (2.24%) NAS
9 9 (1.83%) DNS
9 9 (1.83%) Internet
10 7 (1.43%) Unified Communications
10 7 (1.43%) DHCP
11 6 (1.22%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (1.22%) LAN
11 6 (1.22%) WAAS
12 5 (1.02%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (13.85%) SQL Server
2 42 (8.55%) Oracle Database
3 30 (6.11%) Oracle Reports
4 27 (5.50%) Relational Database
5 23 (4.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (3.87%) RDBMS
6 19 (3.87%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (1.63%) Oracle9i Database
8 8 (1.63%) Oracle Database 12c
9 7 (1.43%) MySQL
9 7 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (1.02%) Pentaho
11 5 (1.02%) DataStage
12 4 (0.81%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.81%) SAP BW
12 4 (0.81%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 13 (2.65%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.61%) WebLogic Workshop
2 3 (0.61%) LSMW
3 1 (0.20%) SoapUI
General
1 121 (24.64%) Finance
2 66 (13.44%) Manufacturing
3 54 (11.00%) Retail
4 28 (5.70%) Banking
5 13 (2.65%) Marketing
6 10 (2.04%) Advertising
7 9 (1.83%) Law
7 9 (1.83%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.83%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.02%) Legal
8 5 (1.02%) Games
8 5 (1.02%) French Language
8 5 (1.02%) German Language
8 5 (1.02%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.41%) Billing
9 2 (0.41%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.20%) Automotive
10 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.68%) Middleware
2 22 (4.48%) XML
3 20 (4.07%) .NET
4 17 (3.46%) Oracle Fusion
5 16 (3.26%) Java EE
6 12 (2.44%) ASP.NET
6 12 (2.44%) HTML
7 10 (2.04%) Web Services
8 6 (1.22%) ActiveMQ
8 6 (1.22%) .NET Framework
8 6 (1.22%) Apache Camel
9 5 (1.02%) CSS
9 5 (1.02%) jQuery
10 4 (0.81%) Application Packaging
11 3 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (0.61%) J2EE
11 3 (0.61%) SOAP
11 3 (0.61%) EDI
11 3 (0.61%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 89 (18.13%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.48%) Management Information System
3 12 (2.44%) NHS
4 10 (2.04%) FlexPod
5 8 (1.63%) Data Integration
5 8 (1.63%) User Experience
6 7 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.43%) Replication
6 7 (1.43%) Life Science
7 5 (1.02%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.02%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.81%) CMDB
8 4 (0.81%) Data Conversion
8 4 (0.81%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (0.61%) FMCG
9 3 (0.61%) Economics
10 2 (0.41%) CESG
10 2 (0.41%) CESG CLAS
10 2 (0.41%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 93 (18.94%) Windows
2 38 (7.74%) UNIX
3 21 (4.28%) Linux
4 16 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (2.85%) Solaris
6 13 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.61%) AIX
9 2 (0.41%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (0.41%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.20%) CentOS
10 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (11.61%) ERP
2 53 (10.79%) Business Analysis
3 49 (9.98%) Project Management
4 47 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (8.15%) ITIL
6 32 (6.52%) PRINCE2
6 32 (6.52%) CRM
7 30 (6.11%) Information Security
8 27 (5.50%) GAP Analysis
8 27 (5.50%) Business Intelligence
9 26 (5.30%) Mentoring
10 22 (4.48%) Migration
10 22 (4.48%) User Acceptance Testing
11 20 (4.07%) Workflow
12 18 (3.67%) Change Management
12 18 (3.67%) Performance Tuning
13 16 (3.26%) Performance Management
13 16 (3.26%) Analytics
14 15 (3.05%) Test Scripting
14 15 (3.05%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 93 (18.94%) SQL
2 36 (7.33%) Java
3 31 (6.31%) C#
4 20 (4.07%) PL/SQL
5 18 (3.67%) Shell Script
6 12 (2.44%) VBScript
7 10 (2.04%) VB
8 8 (1.63%) C
9 7 (1.43%) JavaScript
9 7 (1.43%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.22%) COBOL
11 5 (1.02%) Python
11 5 (1.02%) VB6
12 4 (0.81%) Perl
12 4 (0.81%) ABAP
12 4 (0.81%) VBA
13 3 (0.61%) C++
14 1 (0.20%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.20%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 36 (7.33%) Security Cleared
2 32 (6.52%) Degree
3 29 (5.91%) SC Cleared
4 25 (5.09%) Citrix Certification
5 24 (4.89%) CCA
6 23 (4.68%) CISSP
7 22 (4.48%) CCEE
8 20 (4.07%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (3.46%) OCP
10 17 (3.46%) Oracle Certification
11 16 (3.26%) CCNP
12 15 (3.05%) CCIA
13 14 (2.85%) ISEB
14 13 (2.65%) CISM
15 11 (2.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 11 (2.24%) PCI QSA
16 10 (2.04%) CISA
16 10 (2.04%) VTSP
16 10 (2.04%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (3.67%) PCI DSS
3 16 (3.26%) QA
4 8 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.61%) SLA
5 3 (0.61%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.61%) COBIT
6 2 (0.41%) MiFID
6 2 (0.41%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.41%) EMIR
6 2 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.20%) HL7
System Software
1 39 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (6.11%) XenDesktop
3 29 (5.91%) XenApp
4 23 (4.68%) Oracle RAC
5 22 (4.48%) Hyper-V
6 21 (4.28%) Active Directory
7 20 (4.07%) XenServer
8 16 (3.26%) vSphere
9 9 (1.83%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (1.43%) Oracle RMAN
11 6 (1.22%) vCloud
12 2 (0.41%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.41%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.20%) Firmware
13 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.20%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 19 (3.87%) XenMobile
2 13 (2.65%) Data Guard
3 8 (1.63%) NetBackup
3 8 (1.63%) SCDPM
4 7 (1.43%) SCCM
5 6 (1.22%) SCVMM
5 6 (1.22%) ARCserve
5 6 (1.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (1.02%) Backup Exec
6 5 (1.02%) SCOM
7 3 (0.61%) SCOrch
7 3 (0.61%) MOM
8 2 (0.41%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.41%) Legato
8 2 (0.41%) SCSM
9 1 (0.20%) WSUS
9 1 (0.20%) Nessus
Vendors
1 133 (27.09%) Microsoft
2 96 (19.55%) Oracle
3 57 (11.61%) SAP
4 54 (11.00%) Citrix
5 51 (10.39%) Cisco
6 50 (10.18%) VMware
7 24 (4.89%) CheckPoint
8 21 (4.28%) EMC
8 21 (4.28%) NetApp
8 21 (4.28%) IBM
9 20 (4.07%) HP
10 18 (3.67%) Salesforce.com
11 16 (3.26%) Sage
12 12 (2.44%) Avaloq
12 12 (2.44%) Fiserv
13 10 (2.04%) Symantec
14 9 (1.83%) ArcSight
14 9 (1.83%) Pegasus
15 7 (1.43%) Splunk
15 7 (1.43%) Adobe
East Riding of Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care,training
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: Salary is Negotiable plus benefits and car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Technical Prospects
Salary: Competitive Basic Salary plus Car
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + holiday incentives, annual bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + holiday & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiation on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum + 28 days' holiday, annual bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Health, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
DP Connect
Salary: Negotiable + 30 days holiday, 5% pension, BUPA
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, health
Posted: 4 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago