Period
to 22 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 22 August 2018.

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

Consultant
6 months to
22 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 55 56
Rank change year-on-year -21 +1 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 161 235 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.61% 4.75% 4.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.73% 4.89% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 141 196 214
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,750 £27,075
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4,314 4,801 5,615
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.75% 97.05% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3,628 4,055 4,656
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -2.44%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Leeds

Consultant
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Leeds

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Leeds over the 6 months to 22 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2018, 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 Leeds region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 40 (24.84%) Microsoft
2 33 (20.50%) Finance
3 30 (18.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (14.91%) Degree
5 23 (14.29%) DevOps
6 22 (13.66%) Advertising
7 21 (13.04%) CRM
8 20 (12.42%) ERP
8 20 (12.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (11.80%) SQL
9 19 (11.80%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (10.56%) Information Security
11 16 (9.94%) Management Information System
11 16 (9.94%) Local Government
12 15 (9.32%) Workflow
12 15 (9.32%) Office 365
13 14 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
13 14 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
13 14 (8.70%) Risk Management
13 14 (8.70%) Firewall
13 14 (8.70%) CISSP
13 14 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 13 (8.07%) Cloud Computing
14 13 (8.07%) Middleware
14 13 (8.07%) VMware
14 13 (8.07%) Problem-Solving
15 12 (7.45%) Identity Access Management
15 12 (7.45%) SaaS
15 12 (7.45%) IaaS
15 12 (7.45%) Manufacturing

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 9 (5.59%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.73%) IIS
3 4 (2.48%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.24%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.62%) Apache
6 1 (0.62%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.62%) CMS
6 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.62%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.62%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.62%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.62%) SAS
6 1 (0.62%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.24%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.62%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (7.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (3.11%) NetSuite
3 5 (3.11%) SAP Business One
4 3 (1.86%) Sage 200
5 2 (1.24%) Sage 1000
5 2 (1.24%) Sage 500
6 1 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.62%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.62%) Pegasus Opera
6 1 (0.62%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.62%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.62%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.62%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.62%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 30 (18.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (9.32%) Office 365
3 14 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (8.07%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (7.45%) IaaS
5 12 (7.45%) SaaS
6 11 (6.83%) PaaS
7 9 (5.59%) Dynamics 365
7 9 (5.59%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.24%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.24%) Loggly
8 2 (1.24%) Sumo Logic
9 1 (0.62%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.62%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.62%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.70%) Firewall
2 11 (6.83%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (6.21%) Skype
4 7 (4.35%) Internet
5 3 (1.86%) Network Security
6 2 (1.24%) SMS
6 2 (1.24%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.24%) VPN
6 2 (1.24%) WAN
6 2 (1.24%) Wireless
7 1 (0.62%) DNS
7 1 (0.62%) DWDM
7 1 (0.62%) HTTP
7 1 (0.62%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.62%) IPsec
7 1 (0.62%) LAN
7 1 (0.62%) SAN
7 1 (0.62%) SMTP
7 1 (0.62%) VoIP
7 1 (0.62%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.97%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.48%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.24%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.24%) MySQL
4 2 (1.24%) Redis
5 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.62%) QlikView
5 1 (0.62%) Riak
5 1 (0.62%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.62%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (1.24%) CA Release Automation
2 1 (0.62%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.62%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.62%) Selenium
2 1 (0.62%) Subversion
General
1 33 (20.50%) Finance
2 22 (13.66%) Advertising
3 16 (9.94%) Local Government
4 12 (7.45%) Manufacturing
4 12 (7.45%) Retail
5 9 (5.59%) Telecoms
6 7 (4.35%) Marketing
7 4 (2.48%) Banking
8 1 (0.62%) Games
8 1 (0.62%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.07%) Middleware
2 9 (5.59%) .NET
2 9 (5.59%) Web Services
3 2 (1.24%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (1.24%) HTML
3 2 (1.24%) JMS
3 2 (1.24%) Mason
3 2 (1.24%) Node.js
3 2 (1.24%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (1.24%) Spring
3 2 (1.24%) Spring Boot
4 1 (0.62%) CSS
4 1 (0.62%) Django
4 1 (0.62%) Flask
4 1 (0.62%) Gherkin
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.62%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.94%) Management Information System
2 11 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.21%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.97%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (4.35%) Driving Licence
5 7 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.73%) Client/Server
7 5 (3.11%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.48%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.86%) Fintech
10 2 (1.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (1.24%) EMC VNX
10 2 (1.24%) Social Media
11 1 (0.62%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.62%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.21%) Windows
2 8 (4.97%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.24%) Linux
3 2 (1.24%) Unix
4 1 (0.62%) Android
4 1 (0.62%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (14.29%) DevOps
2 21 (13.04%) CRM
3 20 (12.42%) ERP
3 20 (12.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (11.80%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (10.56%) Information Security
6 15 (9.32%) Workflow
7 14 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
7 14 (8.70%) Risk Management
8 13 (8.07%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (7.45%) Identity Access Management
10 11 (6.83%) Collaborative Working
11 10 (6.21%) Mentoring
12 8 (4.97%) Analytics
12 8 (4.97%) Migration
12 8 (4.97%) Programme Management
13 7 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
13 7 (4.35%) SOA
13 7 (4.35%) UML
13 7 (4.35%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.80%) SQL
2 9 (5.59%) Java
3 7 (4.35%) C
3 7 (4.35%) C#
3 7 (4.35%) Python
4 6 (3.73%) PHP
5 3 (1.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.86%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.86%) Ruby
6 2 (1.24%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.24%) C++
6 2 (1.24%) Go
6 2 (1.24%) Java 8
6 2 (1.24%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.24%) Scala
6 2 (1.24%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.24%) X++
7 1 (0.62%) ABAP
7 1 (0.62%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 24 (14.91%) Degree
2 14 (8.70%) CISSP
3 8 (4.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.97%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.11%) MCSA
5 3 (1.86%) CISA
5 3 (1.86%) CISM
6 2 (1.24%) AAT
6 2 (1.24%) MCSE
6 2 (1.24%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.62%) CCNA
7 1 (0.62%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.62%) GIAC
7 1 (0.62%) GSNA
7 1 (0.62%) IRCA
7 1 (0.62%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 1 (0.62%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
7 1 (0.62%) MCP
7 1 (0.62%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.48%) PMO
3 3 (1.86%) GDPR
4 2 (1.24%) COBIT
4 2 (1.24%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.24%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.62%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.62%) COSO
5 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.73%) Docker
2 4 (2.48%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.48%) Puppet
1 4 (2.48%) Terraform
2 3 (1.86%) Ansible
3 2 (1.24%) Cobbler
3 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.24%) Nagios
3 2 (1.24%) Nessus
3 2 (1.24%) Packer
3 2 (1.24%) Prometheus
3 2 (1.24%) Rancher
3 2 (1.24%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.24%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.62%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.62%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.62%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.62%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (24.84%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.07%) VMware
3 11 (6.83%) SAP
4 10 (6.21%) Google
5 9 (5.59%) Cisco
5 9 (5.59%) Rackspace
6 8 (4.97%) Sage
7 6 (3.73%) Infor
8 5 (3.11%) Apple
8 5 (3.11%) HP
9 4 (2.48%) Citrix
9 4 (2.48%) Dell
9 4 (2.48%) Epicor
9 4 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.86%) IBM
10 3 (1.86%) Oracle
10 3 (1.86%) Riverbed
10 3 (1.86%) Veeam
11 2 (1.24%) EMC
11 2 (1.24%) Isilon