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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 78 41 58
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 233 280 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.15% 5.25% 4.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.26% 5.54% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 211 217 212
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
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
7145 5052 5616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.57% 94.70% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5671 4009 4624
Average salary £36,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -35 159 £42,500 -5.55% 34
South Yorkshire -11 55 £47,500 - 6
North Yorkshire -11 23 £45,000 +12.50% 13
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 157 (25.61%) Microsoft
2 148 (24.14%) Windows
3 147 (23.98%) Finance
4 106 (17.29%) SQL
5 101 (16.48%) VMware
6 99 (16.15%) Oracle
7 95 (15.50%) MS Excel
8 89 (14.52%) Cisco
9 87 (14.19%) VMware Infrastructure
10 78 (12.72%) XML
11 73 (11.91%) Citrix
12 71 (11.58%) SQL Server
13 70 (11.42%) Web Services
14 59 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
15 58 (9.46%) Project Management
16 54 (8.81%) Active Directory
16 54 (8.81%) Banking
17 52 (8.48%) Hyper-V
18 51 (8.32%) NetApp
19 50 (8.16%) HP
19 50 (8.16%) Oracle Database
20 47 (7.67%) XenDesktop
20 47 (7.67%) SOAP
21 45 (7.34%) PL/SQL
22 41 (6.69%) Citrix Certification
22 41 (6.69%) Information Security
22 41 (6.69%) Business Analysis
23 38 (6.20%) Business Intelligence
23 38 (6.20%) SAP
23 38 (6.20%) User Acceptance Testing

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 38 (6.20%) Lync
2 34 (5.55%) IIS
3 32 (5.22%) MS Exchange
4 20 (3.26%) SharePoint
5 18 (2.94%) WebSphere
6 16 (2.61%) WebLogic
7 15 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (1.31%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (0.82%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.49%) SAS
11 3 (0.49%) Apache
12 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.33%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.16%) TIBCO EMS
13 1 (0.16%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 95 (15.50%) MS Excel
2 33 (5.38%) MS Office
3 3 (0.49%) MS Project
3 3 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
2 16 (2.61%) SAP HR
3 11 (1.79%) SAP HCM
4 8 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (1.31%) SAP Payroll
5 7 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (1.14%) SAP Travel Management
6 6 (0.98%) SAP MM
7 5 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.65%) SAP PP
8 4 (0.65%) SAP SD
8 4 (0.65%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.65%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.33%) Temenos T24
9 2 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (0.33%) SAP PM
9 2 (0.33%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.61%) Office 365
2 8 (1.31%) SaaS
3 6 (0.98%) IaaS
4 4 (0.65%) SuccessFactors
4 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.22%) Firewall
1 32 (5.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 28 (4.57%) Internet
3 26 (4.24%) SAN
4 20 (3.26%) Unified Communications
5 14 (2.28%) Network Security
6 13 (2.12%) DNS
6 13 (2.12%) NetScaler
7 12 (1.96%) TCP/IP
7 12 (1.96%) GSM
8 10 (1.63%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (1.47%) NAS
9 9 (1.47%) WAAS
9 9 (1.47%) Wireless
10 8 (1.31%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (1.31%) Intrusion Detection
10 8 (1.31%) LAN
10 8 (1.31%) PBX
11 7 (1.14%) OSPF
11 7 (1.14%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (11.58%) SQL Server
2 50 (8.16%) Oracle Database
3 25 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 20 (3.26%) Oracle Reports
5 18 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
6 10 (1.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 8 (1.31%) Relational Database
7 8 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.14%) QlikView
9 6 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.65%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (0.65%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.49%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.49%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (3.75%) Oracle APEX
2 19 (3.10%) Oracle Forms
3 18 (2.94%) Eclipse
4 5 (0.82%) LoadRunner
5 4 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.16%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.16%) Introscope
6 1 (0.16%) LSMW
6 1 (0.16%) Maven
6 1 (0.16%) Toad
6 1 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 147 (23.98%) Finance
2 54 (8.81%) Banking
3 24 (3.92%) Retail
3 24 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 15 (2.45%) Telecoms
5 6 (0.98%) Investment Banking
5 6 (0.98%) Legal
6 5 (0.82%) Retail Banking
7 3 (0.49%) Local Government
7 3 (0.49%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.49%) Law
8 2 (0.33%) Advertising
8 2 (0.33%) Marketing
9 1 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.16%) Billing
9 1 (0.16%) Back Office
9 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (12.72%) XML
2 70 (11.42%) Web Services
3 47 (7.67%) SOAP
4 34 (5.55%) HTML
5 32 (5.22%) .NET
6 28 (4.57%) WSDL
7 18 (2.94%) Ajax
8 16 (2.61%) Hibernate
9 13 (2.12%) Application Packaging
10 8 (1.31%) RESTful
11 6 (0.98%) CSS
12 5 (0.82%) jQuery
12 5 (0.82%) HTML5
13 4 (0.65%) Oracle Fusion
14 3 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 3 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (0.49%) SAP XI
14 3 (0.49%) SAP PI
14 3 (0.49%) .NET Framework
14 3 (0.49%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 59 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.10%) FlexPod
2 19 (3.10%) User Experience
3 7 (1.14%) Open Source
4 6 (0.98%) Management Information System
5 5 (0.82%) NHS
5 5 (0.82%) Computer Science
5 5 (0.82%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (0.65%) FMCG
7 3 (0.49%) Data Conversion
7 3 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.33%) RMADS
8 2 (0.33%) CESG
8 2 (0.33%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (0.33%) Economics
8 2 (0.33%) Clustering
9 1 (0.16%) IVR
9 1 (0.16%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.16%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.16%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 148 (24.14%) Windows
2 37 (6.04%) UNIX
3 32 (5.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (3.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (2.61%) Windows XP
6 14 (2.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (1.96%) Windows 7
7 12 (1.96%) Linux
8 11 (1.79%) Solaris
9 10 (1.63%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (0.82%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.16%) zOS
12 1 (0.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (9.46%) Project Management
2 41 (6.69%) Information Security
2 41 (6.69%) Business Analysis
3 38 (6.20%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (6.20%) Business Intelligence
3 38 (6.20%) User Acceptance Testing
4 34 (5.55%) ITIL
5 28 (4.57%) Workflow
6 27 (4.40%) PRINCE2
7 22 (3.59%) Change Management
8 21 (3.43%) ERP
8 21 (3.43%) Test Scripting
9 20 (3.26%) Migration
9 20 (3.26%) Software Testing
10 17 (2.77%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (2.45%) Problem Management
11 15 (2.45%) System Testing
11 15 (2.45%) Functional Testing
12 14 (2.28%) CRM
13 13 (2.12%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (17.29%) SQL
2 45 (7.34%) PL/SQL
3 30 (4.89%) Java
4 16 (2.61%) JavaScript
5 10 (1.63%) C
6 8 (1.31%) C#
7 7 (1.14%) ABAP
8 6 (0.98%) T-SQL
9 5 (0.82%) VB
10 3 (0.49%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.49%) VBScript
11 2 (0.33%) C++
11 2 (0.33%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.33%) VBA
11 2 (0.33%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.16%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.16%) R
12 1 (0.16%) Python
12 1 (0.16%) SAPscript
12 1 (0.16%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 41 (6.69%) Citrix Certification
2 37 (6.04%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (5.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (5.87%) CCA
4 31 (5.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 31 (5.06%) MCSE
5 29 (4.73%) CISSP
6 28 (4.57%) CCEE
7 27 (4.40%) MCITP
7 27 (4.40%) CCNP
8 26 (4.24%) Degree
9 23 (3.75%) ISEB
10 22 (3.59%) MCTS
11 19 (3.10%) VTSP
12 18 (2.94%) NCDA
12 18 (2.94%) NCIE
13 14 (2.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 14 (2.28%) CCNA
14 13 (2.12%) VCAP
15 12 (1.96%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.92%) SLA
1 24 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (2.28%) QA
3 10 (1.63%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.49%) COBIT
6 2 (0.33%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.16%) MiFID
7 1 (0.16%) EMIR
7 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 87 (14.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (8.81%) Active Directory
3 52 (8.48%) Hyper-V
4 47 (7.67%) XenDesktop
5 31 (5.06%) XenApp
6 24 (3.92%) vSphere
6 24 (3.92%) Oracle RAC
7 13 (2.12%) Microsoft App-V
8 11 (1.79%) vCloud
9 8 (1.31%) Oracle RMAN
10 7 (1.14%) XenServer
11 5 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (0.82%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.33%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.16%) NFS
Systems Management
1 24 (3.92%) SCCM
2 22 (3.59%) Data Guard
3 12 (1.96%) SCVMM
4 11 (1.79%) XenMobile
5 9 (1.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (0.98%) SCOrch
7 3 (0.49%) SCSM
7 3 (0.49%) SCDPM
7 3 (0.49%) Legato
7 3 (0.49%) SCOM
8 2 (0.33%) Nagios
9 1 (0.16%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.16%) WSUS
9 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.16%) OpenView
9 1 (0.16%) Unicenter
9 1 (0.16%) CA Wily
9 1 (0.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 157 (25.61%) Microsoft
2 101 (16.48%) VMware
3 99 (16.15%) Oracle
4 89 (14.52%) Cisco
5 73 (11.91%) Citrix
6 51 (8.32%) NetApp
7 50 (8.16%) HP
8 38 (6.20%) SAP
9 29 (4.73%) EMC
10 20 (3.26%) CheckPoint
11 18 (2.94%) JBoss
11 18 (2.94%) IBM
12 13 (2.12%) Symantec
13 10 (1.63%) Juniper
14 9 (1.47%) Sophos
14 9 (1.47%) WatchGuard
14 9 (1.47%) SonicWALL
15 8 (1.31%) Brocade
15 8 (1.31%) Dell
16 7 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + pension, private HC
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 15% bonus, flexi-benfits, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 15% bonus, flexi-benfits, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Car + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + car allowance + 17.5% bonus + bene
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + attractive benefits and extensive
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Company Car, Pension, Flexible
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Salary: Car + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £48000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Car+ Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £51000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago