The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 59 35 45
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 287 313 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.07% 5.92% 4.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.22% 6.27% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 247 234 210
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6809 4992 5304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.47% 94.46% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5423 3914 4340
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Consultant
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -25 200 £41,750 -7.22% 31
South Yorkshire +5 74 £43,750 -7.89% 6
North Yorkshire -23 22 £42,000 +5.00% 9
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 184 (27.88%) Windows
2 181 (27.42%) Microsoft
3 157 (23.79%) Finance
4 116 (17.58%) SQL
5 115 (17.42%) VMware
6 98 (14.85%) Oracle
7 96 (14.55%) MS Excel
7 96 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
8 88 (13.33%) Cisco
9 84 (12.73%) XML
10 77 (11.67%) Web Services
10 77 (11.67%) SQL Server
11 74 (11.21%) Active Directory
12 69 (10.45%) Citrix
13 61 (9.24%) Banking
14 57 (8.64%) HP
15 55 (8.33%) Hyper-V
16 54 (8.18%) Windows Server 2008
16 54 (8.18%) Microsoft Certification
17 53 (8.03%) SOAP
18 51 (7.73%) IIS
18 51 (7.73%) Oracle Database
19 49 (7.42%) Information Security
19 49 (7.42%) Project Management
19 49 (7.42%) Lync
20 48 (7.27%) NetApp
20 48 (7.27%) SAP
21 46 (6.97%) MS Exchange
22 44 (6.67%) MCSE
22 44 (6.67%) MCITP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 51 (7.73%) IIS
2 49 (7.42%) Lync
3 46 (6.97%) MS Exchange
4 36 (5.45%) SharePoint
5 24 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 21 (3.18%) WebSphere
7 18 (2.73%) WebLogic
8 17 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (1.36%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.76%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2000
13 4 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.61%) Office Communications Server
14 3 (0.45%) SAP Portal
14 3 (0.45%) Apache
14 3 (0.45%) MQSeries
Applications
1 96 (14.55%) MS Excel
2 32 (4.85%) MS Office
3 2 (0.30%) MS Project
4 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.15%) SPSS
4 1 (0.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 17 (2.58%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (2.27%) SAP HR
3 13 (1.97%) SAP FI
4 12 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
5 11 (1.67%) SAP FI/CO
5 11 (1.67%) SAP CO
5 11 (1.67%) SAP HCM
6 10 (1.52%) Oracle Applications
7 8 (1.21%) SAP Payroll
8 6 (0.91%) SAP Travel Management
8 6 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (0.76%) Oracle General Ledger
9 5 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
9 5 (0.76%) Oracle Receivables
9 5 (0.76%) Oracle Cash Management
9 5 (0.76%) Oracle Assets
9 5 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
10 4 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
10 4 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.88%) Office 365
2 8 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.21%) SaaS
3 6 (0.91%) IaaS
4 4 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (6.21%) Firewall
2 33 (5.00%) SAN
3 31 (4.70%) Internet
4 25 (3.79%) DNS
5 24 (3.64%) Unified Communications
6 22 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 15 (2.27%) Network Security
7 15 (2.27%) TCP/IP
8 14 (2.12%) LAN
8 14 (2.12%) Wireless
9 12 (1.82%) GSM
9 12 (1.82%) WAN
10 11 (1.67%) DHCP
11 9 (1.36%) MPLS
12 8 (1.21%) PBX
12 8 (1.21%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (1.21%) NAS
12 8 (1.21%) NetScaler
13 7 (1.06%) VPN
13 7 (1.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 51 (7.73%) Oracle Database
3 28 (4.24%) Oracle Database 11g
4 20 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
4 20 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (1.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 9 (1.36%) QlikView
6 9 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (0.91%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (0.76%) Data Mining
8 5 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.61%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.45%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.45%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.30%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 23 (3.48%) Oracle APEX
2 18 (2.73%) Oracle Forms
3 17 (2.58%) Eclipse
4 9 (1.36%) LoadRunner
5 4 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.30%) Maven
7 1 (0.15%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.15%) Introscope
7 1 (0.15%) Toad
General
1 157 (23.79%) Finance
2 61 (9.24%) Banking
3 25 (3.79%) Retail
4 23 (3.48%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.73%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.36%) Investment Banking
6 9 (1.36%) Retail Banking
7 6 (0.91%) Legal
8 4 (0.61%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.61%) General Ledger
8 4 (0.61%) Billing
9 3 (0.45%) Marketing
9 3 (0.45%) Advertising
10 2 (0.30%) Law
10 2 (0.30%) Local Government
11 1 (0.15%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.15%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (12.73%) XML
2 77 (11.67%) Web Services
3 53 (8.03%) SOAP
4 41 (6.21%) .NET
5 36 (5.45%) WSDL
6 32 (4.85%) HTML
7 19 (2.88%) Ajax
8 15 (2.27%) Hibernate
9 11 (1.67%) Application Packaging
10 8 (1.21%) RESTful
11 6 (0.91%) jQuery
11 6 (0.91%) Middleware
11 6 (0.91%) CSS
12 5 (0.76%) HTML5
13 4 (0.61%) J2EE
14 3 (0.45%) Web Dynpro
14 3 (0.45%) WebSphere MQ
14 3 (0.45%) SAP XI
14 3 (0.45%) SAP PI
15 2 (0.30%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 14 (2.12%) FlexPod
2 9 (1.36%) Management Information System
3 8 (1.21%) Clustering
4 7 (1.06%) Open Source
5 6 (0.91%) Data Conversion
6 4 (0.61%) Client/Server
6 4 (0.61%) NHS
6 4 (0.61%) Blackberry
7 3 (0.45%) IVR
7 3 (0.45%) FMCG
7 3 (0.45%) iPhone
7 3 (0.45%) CLARiiON
7 3 (0.45%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.45%) EqualLogic
7 3 (0.45%) iPad
7 3 (0.45%) Celerra
7 3 (0.45%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.30%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.30%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.15%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 184 (27.88%) Windows
2 54 (8.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (6.36%) UNIX
4 29 (4.39%) Windows XP
5 27 (4.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (3.33%) Windows 7
8 16 (2.42%) Linux
9 13 (1.97%) Windows 2000 Server
10 11 (1.67%) Solaris
11 7 (1.06%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.45%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.45%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.45%) Android
12 3 (0.45%) zOS
12 3 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (7.42%) Project Management
1 49 (7.42%) Information Security
2 41 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
3 40 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
4 34 (5.15%) ITIL
5 31 (4.70%) Business Analysis
6 29 (4.39%) PRINCE2
7 25 (3.79%) Software Testing
8 24 (3.64%) Service Delivery
8 24 (3.64%) Migration
9 21 (3.18%) Workflow
10 19 (2.88%) Change Management
11 18 (2.73%) Business Development
12 17 (2.58%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (2.58%) System Testing
12 17 (2.58%) Test Scripting
13 15 (2.27%) Problem Management
14 14 (2.12%) Disaster Recovery
15 13 (1.97%) Risk Management
15 13 (1.97%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (17.58%) SQL
2 43 (6.52%) PL/SQL
3 34 (5.15%) Java
4 19 (2.88%) JavaScript
5 13 (1.97%) C
6 10 (1.52%) C#
6 10 (1.52%) C++
7 8 (1.21%) T-SQL
7 8 (1.21%) VB
8 7 (1.06%) PowerShell
9 4 (0.61%) ABAP
9 4 (0.61%) VBA
10 3 (0.45%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.30%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.30%) PHP
12 1 (0.15%) Scala
12 1 (0.15%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.15%) R
12 1 (0.15%) Perl
12 1 (0.15%) XAML
Qualifications
1 54 (8.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (6.67%) MCSE
2 44 (6.67%) MCITP
3 35 (5.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 35 (5.30%) Citrix Certification
4 33 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (4.85%) CISSP
6 28 (4.24%) MCTS
6 28 (4.24%) Degree
7 26 (3.94%) CCA
8 24 (3.64%) CCEE
9 20 (3.03%) CCNA
10 19 (2.88%) CCNP
10 19 (2.88%) ISEB
11 18 (2.73%) Security Cleared
11 18 (2.73%) NCDA
12 17 (2.58%) NCIE
13 16 (2.42%) VCAP
14 14 (2.12%) VCDX
14 14 (2.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (3.79%) SLA
3 13 (1.97%) QA
4 8 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (1.21%) COBIT
5 7 (1.06%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.15%) EFQM
System Software
1 96 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (11.21%) Active Directory
3 55 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 38 (5.76%) XenDesktop
5 37 (5.61%) vSphere
6 29 (4.39%) XenApp
7 25 (3.79%) Oracle RAC
8 16 (2.42%) VMware ESX
8 16 (2.42%) vCloud
9 14 (2.12%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (1.67%) XenServer
11 10 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
12 5 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (0.61%) Forefront TMG
13 4 (0.61%) UAG
14 2 (0.30%) NFS
14 2 (0.30%) Nmap
15 1 (0.15%) KVM
Systems Management
1 28 (4.24%) SCCM
2 24 (3.64%) Data Guard
3 12 (1.82%) SCVMM
4 9 (1.36%) SCOM
4 9 (1.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (0.61%) MOM
5 4 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (0.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (0.61%) SCOrch
5 4 (0.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (0.61%) SCSM
6 3 (0.45%) XenMobile
6 3 (0.45%) SCDPM
6 3 (0.45%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.30%) Nessus
7 2 (0.30%) Nagios
8 1 (0.15%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.15%) OpenView
8 1 (0.15%) Unicenter
8 1 (0.15%) Legato
Vendors
1 181 (27.42%) Microsoft
2 115 (17.42%) VMware
3 98 (14.85%) Oracle
4 88 (13.33%) Cisco
5 69 (10.45%) Citrix
6 57 (8.64%) HP
7 48 (7.27%) SAP
7 48 (7.27%) NetApp
8 23 (3.48%) EMC
9 19 (2.88%) Symantec
10 17 (2.58%) JBoss
10 17 (2.58%) IBM
11 15 (2.27%) WatchGuard
11 15 (2.27%) SonicWALL
12 12 (1.82%) Sophos
13 11 (1.67%) CheckPoint
13 11 (1.67%) Juniper
14 9 (1.36%) Dell
14 9 (1.36%) Fortinet
15 8 (1.21%) AppSense
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum +£440/month car allowance + bonus +
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum c£45,000 plus £5,000 bonus, car allo
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
Centric Resource
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
Centric Resource
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Rawdon
EMIS
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000pa
Posted: 6 days ago
York
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, healthcare, life assurance etc.
Posted: 7 days ago
Middlesbrough
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, home working
Posted: 8 days ago
West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Car
Posted: 10 days ago