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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 67 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 258 370 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.60% 4.93% 4.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.69% 5.14% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 206 305 202
Average salary £45,000 £43,286 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.96% -3.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £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
6984 7196 5597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.35% 95.87% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5598 5709 4416
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -34 158 £45,000 +5.88% 36
South Yorkshire -19 43 £45,000 +5.88% 5
North Yorkshire +34 41 £32,250 -28.33% 9
East Yorkshire 0 5 £46,500 +0.54%
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 160 (31.81%) Microsoft
2 111 (22.07%) Windows
3 109 (21.67%) Finance
4 92 (18.29%) SQL
5 87 (17.30%) MS Excel
6 84 (16.70%) Oracle
7 76 (15.11%) SAP
8 70 (13.92%) Business Analysis
9 68 (13.52%) SQL Server
9 68 (13.52%) Manufacturing
10 57 (11.33%) Cisco
11 55 (10.93%) Analytical Skills
12 52 (10.34%) VMware
13 47 (9.34%) Degree
14 43 (8.55%) Project Management
14 43 (8.55%) UNIX
15 41 (8.15%) ERP
15 41 (8.15%) Active Directory
15 41 (8.15%) Oracle Database
16 39 (7.75%) SharePoint
16 39 (7.75%) Information Security
16 39 (7.75%) Retail
17 38 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
18 36 (7.16%) ITIL
19 35 (6.96%) Mentoring
20 34 (6.76%) Citrix
20 34 (6.76%) CheckPoint
20 34 (6.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 33 (6.56%) Security Cleared
22 32 (6.36%) Firewall

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 39 (7.75%) SharePoint
2 30 (5.96%) IIS
3 26 (5.17%) MS Exchange
4 23 (4.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (3.78%) SAS
6 18 (3.58%) Exchange Server 2010
7 17 (3.38%) WebSphere
8 15 (2.98%) WebLogic
9 14 (2.78%) Lync
10 10 (1.99%) JBoss
11 8 (1.59%) IBM Notes
11 8 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (1.39%) Apache
12 7 (1.39%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.80%) GlassFish
15 3 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
15 3 (0.60%) Apache ServiceMix
16 2 (0.40%) Alfresco
Applications
1 87 (17.30%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.38%) MS Office
3 9 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.59%) SPSS
5 5 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.40%) MS Project
7 1 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 29 (5.77%) Dynamics NAV
2 26 (5.17%) SAP SD
3 23 (4.57%) SAP APO
3 23 (4.57%) SAP MM
4 21 (4.17%) SAP PP
5 20 (3.98%) SAP WM
5 20 (3.98%) SAP SCM
6 19 (3.78%) Dynamics CRM
7 18 (3.58%) Sage 200
8 16 (3.18%) SAP Business One
8 16 (3.18%) Pegasus Opera
9 13 (2.58%) SAP FI
9 13 (2.58%) SAP FI/CO
9 13 (2.58%) SAP CO
10 10 (1.99%) Dynamics AX
11 8 (1.59%) Oracle Retail
11 8 (1.59%) Finacle
11 8 (1.59%) Temenos T24
11 8 (1.59%) FLEXCUBE
11 8 (1.59%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.17%) Office 365
2 8 (1.59%) Google Analytics
3 5 (0.99%) SaaS
4 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.60%) Yammer
6 1 (0.20%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 32 (6.36%) Firewall
2 28 (5.57%) LAN
2 28 (5.57%) WAN
3 25 (4.97%) TCP/IP
3 25 (4.97%) Network Security
4 22 (4.37%) Cisco ASA
4 22 (4.37%) MPLS
5 21 (4.17%) OSPF
5 21 (4.17%) BGP
5 21 (4.17%) SAN
6 13 (2.58%) IPv6
7 12 (2.39%) IPv4
7 12 (2.39%) VPN
8 11 (2.19%) DNS
9 8 (1.59%) EIGRP
9 8 (1.59%) Wireless
9 8 (1.59%) NAS
9 8 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (1.39%) DHCP
11 5 (0.99%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (13.52%) SQL Server
2 41 (8.15%) Oracle Database
3 25 (4.97%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (4.37%) Oracle Reports
5 19 (3.78%) Relational Database
6 17 (3.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (2.78%) RDBMS
8 13 (2.58%) Pentaho
9 8 (1.59%) MongoDB
9 8 (1.59%) QlikView
9 8 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
9 8 (1.59%) Oracle9i Database
9 8 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (1.19%) MySQL
10 6 (1.19%) DataStage
10 6 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (0.80%) Selenium
2 4 (0.80%) Cucumber
2 4 (0.80%) SpecFlow
3 3 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.60%) WebLogic Workshop
4 1 (0.20%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.20%) Subversion
4 1 (0.20%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.20%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 109 (21.67%) Finance
2 68 (13.52%) Manufacturing
3 39 (7.75%) Retail
4 18 (3.58%) Law
5 17 (3.38%) Banking
6 16 (3.18%) Marketing
7 12 (2.39%) French Language
7 12 (2.39%) German Language
8 10 (1.99%) Advertising
9 8 (1.59%) Retail Banking
10 7 (1.39%) Italian Language
10 7 (1.39%) Dutch Language
11 5 (0.99%) Spanish Language
11 5 (0.99%) Games
12 4 (0.80%) General Ledger
12 4 (0.80%) Legal
13 2 (0.40%) Billing
13 2 (0.40%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.20%) Automotive
14 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.17%) .NET
2 19 (3.78%) Middleware
3 18 (3.58%) XML
4 14 (2.78%) ASP.NET
5 12 (2.39%) Oracle Fusion
6 11 (2.19%) Java EE
7 10 (1.99%) Web Services
8 9 (1.79%) HTML
9 7 (1.39%) CSS
10 6 (1.19%) ActiveMQ
10 6 (1.19%) Apache Camel
11 5 (0.99%) jQuery
12 4 (0.80%) Gherkin
13 3 (0.60%) WSDL
13 3 (0.60%) Drools
13 3 (0.60%) Spring
13 3 (0.60%) jBPM
13 3 (0.60%) .NET Framework
13 3 (0.60%) Hibernate
13 3 (0.60%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 55 (10.93%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.37%) Management Information System
3 10 (1.99%) NHS
3 10 (1.99%) Open Source
4 9 (1.79%) Data Integration
5 8 (1.59%) Visualisation
6 6 (1.19%) iSeries
6 6 (1.19%) User Experience
6 6 (1.19%) Life Science
6 6 (1.19%) Replication
6 6 (1.19%) Private Cloud
7 5 (0.99%) Client/Server
7 5 (0.99%) Mainframe
8 4 (0.80%) CMDB
8 4 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.60%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.60%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.60%) IVR
9 3 (0.60%) CCTV
10 2 (0.40%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 111 (22.07%) Windows
2 43 (8.55%) UNIX
3 24 (4.77%) Linux
4 21 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (2.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (2.58%) Solaris
7 6 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.60%) AIX
9 1 (0.20%) CentOS
9 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (13.92%) Business Analysis
2 43 (8.55%) Project Management
3 41 (8.15%) ERP
4 39 (7.75%) Information Security
5 36 (7.16%) ITIL
6 35 (6.96%) Mentoring
7 32 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
8 31 (6.16%) Migration
9 30 (5.96%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (5.57%) GAP Analysis
11 27 (5.37%) CRM
11 27 (5.37%) Performance Management
12 23 (4.57%) User Acceptance Testing
12 23 (4.57%) Analytics
13 22 (4.37%) Network Planning
14 21 (4.17%) Service Management
15 20 (3.98%) Risk Management
15 20 (3.98%) PRINCE2
15 20 (3.98%) Logistics
15 20 (3.98%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 92 (18.29%) SQL
2 23 (4.57%) C#
3 22 (4.37%) Java
4 18 (3.58%) Shell Script
5 14 (2.78%) PL/SQL
6 13 (2.58%) Python
7 8 (1.59%) R
8 7 (1.39%) VBScript
8 7 (1.39%) JavaScript
9 6 (1.19%) COBOL
10 5 (0.99%) T-SQL
10 5 (0.99%) VB
10 5 (0.99%) ABAP
11 4 (0.80%) VB6
11 4 (0.80%) Perl
12 3 (0.60%) C++
13 2 (0.40%) C
13 2 (0.40%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.20%) C-shell
14 1 (0.20%) X++
Qualifications
1 47 (9.34%) Degree
2 33 (6.56%) Security Cleared
3 28 (5.57%) CISSP
4 27 (5.37%) SC Cleared
5 19 (3.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (3.38%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (2.58%) OCP
7 13 (2.58%) Oracle Certification
7 13 (2.58%) CCIE
7 13 (2.58%) CISA
8 12 (2.39%) ACCA
9 11 (2.19%) CISM
9 11 (2.19%) CIMA
10 10 (1.99%) PCI QSA
11 9 (1.79%) CCA
11 9 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
11 9 (1.79%) CRISC
12 8 (1.59%) CCEE
12 8 (1.59%) CCAA
12 8 (1.59%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (5.37%) PCI DSS
3 11 (2.19%) QA
4 8 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.60%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.40%) SLA
7 1 (0.20%) HL7
System Software
1 41 (8.15%) Active Directory
2 38 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (4.57%) Hyper-V
4 19 (3.78%) XenApp
5 18 (3.58%) Oracle RAC
6 17 (3.38%) vSphere
7 16 (3.18%) XenServer
8 10 (1.99%) XenDesktop
9 9 (1.79%) VMware ESX
10 5 (0.99%) vCloud
11 4 (0.80%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.40%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.20%) Firmware
13 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (2.58%) FortiGate
2 12 (2.39%) Data Guard
3 9 (1.79%) SCCM
4 8 (1.59%) SCOM
4 8 (1.59%) SCVMM
4 8 (1.59%) XenMobile
5 7 (1.39%) SCDPM
5 7 (1.39%) NetBackup
5 7 (1.39%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (0.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (0.99%) ARCserve
7 4 (0.80%) Backup Exec
7 4 (0.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.60%) MOM
9 2 (0.40%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.40%) SCSM
10 1 (0.20%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.20%) Nessus
10 1 (0.20%) Nmap
Vendors
1 160 (31.81%) Microsoft
2 84 (16.70%) Oracle
3 76 (15.11%) SAP
4 57 (11.33%) Cisco
5 52 (10.34%) VMware
6 34 (6.76%) CheckPoint
6 34 (6.76%) Citrix
7 31 (6.16%) Juniper
8 28 (5.57%) ArcSight
9 22 (4.37%) IBM
9 22 (4.37%) Sage
10 19 (3.78%) F5
11 18 (3.58%) Splunk
12 17 (3.38%) HP
13 16 (3.18%) Pegasus
13 16 (3.18%) Blue Coat
14 13 (2.58%) Sourcefire
14 13 (2.58%) Business Objects
15 11 (2.19%) Cognos
16 9 (1.79%) NetApp
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