Period
to 25 April 2019

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

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
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 78 63
Rank change year-on-year +9 -15 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 130 178 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.94% 3.50% 4.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.05% 3.60% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 107 147 210
Leeds median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +11.63% +34.38%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £30,875
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,750 £72,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £49,250
% change year-on-year - +11.68% +23.13%

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 3,213 4,946 5,031
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.45% 97.27% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2,795 4,142 4,384
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,876 £28,750 £26,075
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,500 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +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 25 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Leeds region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 41 (31.54%) Finance
2 26 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 24 (18.46%) VMware
4 22 (16.92%) DevOps
5 21 (16.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (16.15%) SharePoint
5 21 (16.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (16.15%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (14.62%) Google
7 19 (14.62%) Manufacturing
7 19 (14.62%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (13.85%) Open Source
8 18 (13.85%) Migration
8 18 (13.85%) Active Directory
9 17 (13.08%) SAP
9 17 (13.08%) Retail
10 15 (11.54%) Management Information System
10 15 (11.54%) Web Services
10 15 (11.54%) ERP
11 14 (10.77%) Google Cloud Platform
11 14 (10.77%) Rackspace
11 14 (10.77%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (10.77%) SOA
11 14 (10.77%) UML
11 14 (10.77%) SQL Server
11 14 (10.77%) SQL
11 14 (10.77%) Middleware
11 14 (10.77%) Local Government
11 14 (10.77%) PowerShell

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 21 (16.15%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.15%) SharePoint 2010
2 8 (6.15%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (3.08%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.54%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.54%) IIS
6 1 (0.77%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.77%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.77%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (6.15%) SAP S/4HANA
2 7 (5.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (4.62%) SAP CO
3 6 (4.62%) SAP FI
3 6 (4.62%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (2.31%) NetSuite
4 3 (2.31%) SAP Payroll
5 2 (1.54%) SAP ERP
5 2 (1.54%) SAP EWM
5 2 (1.54%) SAP HR
5 2 (1.54%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.77%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.77%) Infor LN
6 1 (0.77%) Maximo
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.77%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.77%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.77%) SAP SCM
6 1 (0.77%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 21 (16.15%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (16.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (10.77%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (3.85%) Adobe Analytics
3 5 (3.85%) Google Analytics
4 4 (3.08%) Office 365
4 4 (3.08%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 3 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.31%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.54%) IaaS
6 2 (1.54%) PaaS
6 2 (1.54%) SaaS
7 1 (0.77%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.77%) GitHub
7 1 (0.77%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.77%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.08%) Firewall
2 3 (2.31%) Intranet
2 3 (2.31%) LAN
2 3 (2.31%) SMTP
2 3 (2.31%) WAN
3 2 (1.54%) DNS
3 2 (1.54%) Internet
3 2 (1.54%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (1.54%) SAN
3 2 (1.54%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.54%) VPN
3 2 (1.54%) Wireless
4 1 (0.77%) FTP
4 1 (0.77%) HTTP
4 1 (0.77%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.77%) RFID
4 1 (0.77%) Skype
4 1 (0.77%) VoIP
4 1 (0.77%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.54%) Essbase
2 2 (1.54%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.54%) Power BI
3 1 (0.77%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.77%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.77%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (0.77%) MySQL
3 1 (0.77%) OLAP
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.77%) QlikView
3 1 (0.77%) Redis
3 1 (0.77%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.77%) Riak
3 1 (0.77%) Spotfire
3 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 41 (31.54%) Finance
2 19 (14.62%) Manufacturing
3 17 (13.08%) Retail
4 14 (10.77%) Local Government
5 8 (6.15%) Marketing
6 5 (3.85%) Back Office
7 3 (2.31%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.54%) Publishing
9 1 (0.77%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.54%) Web Services
2 14 (10.77%) Middleware
3 10 (7.69%) HTML
4 5 (3.85%) CSS
5 4 (3.08%) .NET
6 3 (2.31%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (1.54%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.77%) EDI
8 1 (0.77%) REST
8 1 (0.77%) SOAP
8 1 (0.77%) Worklight
8 1 (0.77%) XML
8 1 (0.77%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.62%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 14 (10.77%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.85%) Fintech
5 4 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.31%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.31%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.31%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.54%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.54%) Replication
7 2 (1.54%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.77%) FMCG
8 1 (0.77%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.77%) Robotics
8 1 (0.77%) Social Media
8 1 (0.77%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.92%) Windows
2 5 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.08%) Windows 10
3 4 (3.08%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.31%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.54%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.77%) Linux
6 1 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.77%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.77%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (16.92%) DevOps
2 21 (16.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (13.85%) Migration
4 18 (13.85%) Open Source
5 15 (11.54%) ERP
6 14 (10.77%) Requirements Analysis
6 14 (10.77%) SOA
6 14 (10.77%) UML
6 14 (10.77%) Use Case
7 13 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (10.00%) Presales
8 11 (8.46%) Workflow
9 10 (7.69%) CRM
10 9 (6.92%) Information Security
11 8 (6.15%) IT Strategy
11 8 (6.15%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (5.38%) Analytics
13 6 (4.62%) Mentoring
13 6 (4.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.77%) PowerShell
1 14 (10.77%) SQL
2 11 (8.46%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.85%) Java
3 5 (3.85%) Python
4 4 (3.08%) C#
5 3 (2.31%) Ruby
6 2 (1.54%) PHP
7 1 (0.77%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.77%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (0.77%) R
7 1 (0.77%) Scala
7 1 (0.77%) VBA
7 1 (0.77%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (3.85%) GPEN
1 5 (3.85%) OSCP
2 4 (3.08%) CISSP
3 3 (2.31%) Degree
3 3 (2.31%) GWAPT
3 3 (2.31%) GXPN
3 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.31%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.54%) CREST Certified
4 2 (1.54%) GIAC
4 2 (1.54%) MCSA
5 1 (0.77%) CCDA
5 1 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.77%) CISM
5 1 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.77%) MCP
5 1 (0.77%) MCSE
5 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.77%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.31%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 18 (13.85%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.15%) XenApp
3 7 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.77%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.54%) Nagios
2 1 (0.77%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 26 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (18.46%) VMware
3 19 (14.62%) Google
4 17 (13.08%) SAP
5 14 (10.77%) Rackspace
6 11 (8.46%) Oracle
7 10 (7.69%) Citrix
8 9 (6.92%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (3.85%) Adobe
9 5 (3.85%) Nintex
10 3 (2.31%) Sage
11 2 (1.54%) 3PAR
11 2 (1.54%) Cisco
11 2 (1.54%) Hyperion
11 2 (1.54%) SonicWALL
11 2 (1.54%) Symantec
11 2 (1.54%) Tableau
11 2 (1.54%) Veeam
12 1 (0.77%) Aruba
12 1 (0.77%) ServiceNow