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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 82 70 38
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 198 251 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.95% 3.50% 5.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.07% 3.63% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 172 219 220
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £65,000
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
6459 6913 5001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.19% 96.28% 94.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5314 5444 3947
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -15 141 £55,000 +30.95% 33
South Yorkshire -24 29 £40,000 -11.11% 10
North Yorkshire -4 27 £40,000 -4.76% 9
East Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 -
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 171 (37.34%) Microsoft
2 119 (25.98%) Finance
3 103 (22.49%) Windows
3 103 (22.49%) MS Excel
4 90 (19.65%) SQL
5 80 (17.47%) SQL Server
6 74 (16.16%) SAP
7 64 (13.97%) Business Analysis
8 62 (13.54%) VMware
9 60 (13.10%) Oracle
10 55 (12.01%) Project Management
11 54 (11.79%) Cisco
11 54 (11.79%) Business Intelligence
12 52 (11.35%) IIS
12 52 (11.35%) ERP
13 51 (11.14%) Migration
14 48 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
15 45 (9.83%) Degree
16 41 (8.95%) Analytical Skills
17 38 (8.30%) Web Services
18 36 (7.86%) IBM
18 36 (7.86%) HP
19 34 (7.42%) .NET
20 33 (7.21%) Active Directory
20 33 (7.21%) WAN
20 33 (7.21%) LAN
20 33 (7.21%) Manufacturing
21 32 (6.99%) T-SQL
22 30 (6.55%) Dynamics AX
23 29 (6.33%) UNIX

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 52 (11.35%) IIS
2 22 (4.80%) MS Exchange
2 22 (4.80%) SAS
3 20 (4.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (3.06%) WebSphere
6 11 (2.40%) SharePoint
7 10 (2.18%) Apache
7 10 (2.18%) Tomcat
8 9 (1.97%) IBM Notes
8 9 (1.97%) WebLogic
8 9 (1.97%) GlassFish
9 6 (1.31%) Lync
9 6 (1.31%) NetWeaver
10 5 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 103 (22.49%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.02%) MS Office
3 13 (2.84%) MS Visio
3 13 (2.84%) SPSS
4 7 (1.53%) MS Project
5 4 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 30 (6.55%) Dynamics AX
2 21 (4.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (4.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 19 (4.15%) SAP Business One
4 17 (3.71%) SAP APO
5 16 (3.49%) Pegasus Opera
5 16 (3.49%) SAP PP
5 16 (3.49%) SAP SD
5 16 (3.49%) Sage 200
6 14 (3.06%) SAP MM
7 12 (2.62%) SAP WM
7 12 (2.62%) SAP SCM
8 7 (1.53%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (1.31%) SAP FI
9 6 (1.31%) SAP FI/CO
9 6 (1.31%) SAP CO
10 5 (1.09%) SAP HR
10 5 (1.09%) Oracle ERP
10 5 (1.09%) SAP HCM
11 4 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.31%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.09%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.22%) SaaS
3 1 (0.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (7.21%) LAN
1 33 (7.21%) WAN
2 21 (4.59%) Firewall
2 21 (4.59%) Wireless
3 18 (3.93%) Network Security
3 18 (3.93%) TCP/IP
4 17 (3.71%) Internet
5 15 (3.28%) MPLS
5 15 (3.28%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (3.06%) IPv6
6 14 (3.06%) OSPF
6 14 (3.06%) BGP
7 13 (2.84%) IPv4
8 12 (2.62%) VPN
9 11 (2.40%) Wireless Security
10 10 (2.18%) SAN
11 8 (1.75%) DNS
12 6 (1.31%) PBX
12 6 (1.31%) IP Telephony
12 6 (1.31%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (17.47%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.24%) BusinessObjects
3 23 (5.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (4.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (4.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (3.49%) Oracle Database
6 15 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (2.84%) QlikView
7 13 (2.84%) Pentaho
8 11 (2.40%) DB2
9 10 (2.18%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 9 (1.97%) Relational Database
11 8 (1.75%) Hadoop
11 8 (1.75%) Base SAS
12 7 (1.53%) DataStage
12 7 (1.53%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.31%) Oracle OWB
13 6 (1.31%) QualityStage
13 6 (1.31%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 14 (3.06%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.87%) Selenium
2 4 (0.87%) Cucumber
2 4 (0.87%) SpecFlow
3 3 (0.66%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.22%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.22%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.22%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.22%) Subversion
General
1 119 (25.98%) Finance
2 33 (7.21%) Manufacturing
3 26 (5.68%) Banking
4 18 (3.93%) Retail
5 17 (3.71%) Marketing
5 17 (3.71%) French Language
6 14 (3.06%) German Language
6 14 (3.06%) Italian Language
6 14 (3.06%) Dutch Language
7 12 (2.62%) Legal
8 8 (1.75%) Law
8 8 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.31%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.09%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.09%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.66%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.66%) Advertising
12 2 (0.44%) Electronics
13 1 (0.22%) Back Office
13 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (8.30%) Web Services
2 34 (7.42%) .NET
3 21 (4.59%) ASP.NET
4 16 (3.49%) XML
5 14 (3.06%) HTML
6 13 (2.84%) SOAP
6 13 (2.84%) Middleware
6 13 (2.84%) WPF
6 13 (2.84%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 9 (1.97%) jQuery
7 9 (1.97%) Ext JS
7 9 (1.97%) JSP
7 9 (1.97%) J2EE
8 4 (0.87%) CSS
8 4 (0.87%) WinForms
8 4 (0.87%) SAP ALE
8 4 (0.87%) Gherkin
8 4 (0.87%) MDX
9 2 (0.44%) WCF
9 2 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.95%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (6.11%) Data Centre
3 17 (3.71%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.06%) Visualisation
5 13 (2.84%) Client/Server
6 11 (2.40%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.53%) IVR
7 7 (1.53%) Data Integration
7 7 (1.53%) iSeries
8 5 (1.09%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.09%) Thin Client
9 4 (0.87%) AS400
10 3 (0.66%) CCTV
10 3 (0.66%) NHS
11 2 (0.44%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.44%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.44%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.44%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.44%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 103 (22.49%) Windows
2 29 (6.33%) UNIX
3 21 (4.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (3.93%) Linux
5 17 (3.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.09%) CentOS
7 4 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.87%) AIX
7 4 (0.87%) HPUX
7 4 (0.87%) Solaris
7 4 (0.87%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.22%) zOS
8 1 (0.22%) Debian
8 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (13.97%) Business Analysis
2 55 (12.01%) Project Management
3 54 (11.79%) Business Intelligence
4 52 (11.35%) ERP
5 51 (11.14%) Migration
6 29 (6.33%) Analytics
7 27 (5.90%) Mentoring
7 27 (5.90%) Software Delivery
7 27 (5.90%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (5.46%) Information Security
8 25 (5.46%) Data Modelling
8 25 (5.46%) CRM
8 25 (5.46%) ETL
8 25 (5.46%) Data Migration
9 24 (5.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 23 (5.02%) Workflow
11 21 (4.59%) ITIL
12 19 (4.15%) GAP Analysis
13 17 (3.71%) Coaching
13 17 (3.71%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 90 (19.65%) SQL
2 32 (6.99%) T-SQL
3 27 (5.90%) Java
4 23 (5.02%) C#
5 15 (3.28%) JavaScript
6 14 (3.06%) Python
6 14 (3.06%) R
7 13 (2.84%) VB.NET
7 13 (2.84%) X++
8 12 (2.62%) ABAP
9 11 (2.40%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.09%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.66%) C-shell
11 3 (0.66%) VB
12 2 (0.44%) C
13 1 (0.22%) VBScript
13 1 (0.22%) PHP
13 1 (0.22%) C++
13 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (9.83%) Degree
2 28 (6.11%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (3.49%) ACCA
4 15 (3.28%) CISSP
4 15 (3.28%) CCIE
5 14 (3.06%) CIMA
6 12 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (2.40%) HP ASE
8 10 (2.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (1.97%) Security Cleared
10 5 (1.09%) PCI QSA
10 5 (1.09%) ISTQB
10 5 (1.09%) CCNP
11 4 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (0.87%) CISA
11 4 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.66%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.66%) MCSE
13 2 (0.44%) HND
13 2 (0.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (3.71%) QA
3 11 (2.40%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.53%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.22%) COBIT
6 1 (0.22%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 48 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (7.21%) Active Directory
3 25 (5.46%) vSphere
4 20 (4.37%) VMware ESX
5 16 (3.49%) Hyper-V
6 15 (3.28%) vCloud
7 10 (2.18%) Terminal Services
8 7 (1.53%) XenApp
9 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.44%) XenServer
11 1 (0.22%) Postfix
11 1 (0.22%) KVM
11 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (3.06%) FortiGate
2 4 (0.87%) SnapMirror
2 4 (0.87%) SnapVault
3 2 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.22%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.22%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 171 (37.34%) Microsoft
2 74 (16.16%) SAP
3 62 (13.54%) VMware
4 60 (13.10%) Oracle
5 54 (11.79%) Cisco
6 36 (7.86%) IBM
6 36 (7.86%) HP
7 29 (6.33%) CheckPoint
8 26 (5.68%) Citrix
9 20 (4.37%) Juniper
10 18 (3.93%) NetApp
10 18 (3.93%) Tableau
11 17 (3.71%) Sage
12 16 (3.49%) Pegasus
13 13 (2.84%) Teradata
13 13 (2.84%) Cognos
14 12 (2.62%) Google
15 11 (2.40%) Huawei
15 11 (2.40%) Brocade
15 11 (2.40%) ArcSight
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + car allowance + 17.5% bonus + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Send
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + car allowance + 17.5% bonus + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + training, excellent progression!
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Cordant Group PLC
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Cordant Group PLC
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + Attractive benefits package and career progression
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + commission + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + commission + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago