Period
to 21 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Harrogate during the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Consultant
North Yorkshire > Harrogate
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 33 56
Rank change year-on-year -2 +23 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 5 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harrogate 2.42% 3.57% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 3.70% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 5
Harrogate median annual salary £52,500 £56,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +12.50% +25.00%
10th Percentile £48,550 £50,500 £28,100
90th Percentile £59,000 £62,500 £52,500
North Yorkshire median annual salary £48,500 £55,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year -11.82% +17.65% +16.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Harrogate. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Harrogate
Permanent vacancies in Harrogate with a recognized job title 205 270 433
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.03% 96.43% 98.86%
Number of salaries quoted 186 227 359
Harrogate median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +11.11% -2.04%
10th Percentile £20,250 £26,250 £20,500
90th Percentile £56,625 £57,500 £52,500
North Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year +12.50% +0.63% +6.00%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Harrogate

Job postings that featured Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Harrogate.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Harrogate

Consultant
Salary Trend in Harrogate

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in Harrogate.

Salary trend for Consultant in Harrogate

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Harrogate over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Harrogate

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Harrogate region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) Security Operations
1 4 (80.00%) Virtual Environments
2 3 (60.00%) GDPR
2 3 (60.00%) Forum Sentry
2 3 (60.00%) CRISC
2 3 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (60.00%) PCI QSA
2 3 (60.00%) CGEIT
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (60.00%) CISA
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) PSD2
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) Security Operations
1 4 (80.00%) Virtual Environments
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Field Research
3 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CGEIT
1 3 (60.00%) CISA
1 3 (60.00%) CISM
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (60.00%) CRISC
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) GDPR
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) PSD2
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Forum Sentry
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) F5