Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Consultant was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

IT Consultant
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 204 257
Rank change year-on-year +24 +53 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 38 32 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.76% 0.59% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.60% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 30 5
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £48,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +14.71% -39.29%
10th Percentile £21,000 £34,650 £29,150
90th Percentile £55,000 £70,125 £46,367
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year -5.26% +13.77% -40.36%

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 4826 5350 6756
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.06% 98.02% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4080 4612 5436
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,450 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

IT Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Consultant in Leeds

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for IT Consultant in Leeds

IT Consultant
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Consultant in Leeds over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Consultant in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region featuring IT Consultant in the job title.

1 30 (78.95%) Mentoring
2 27 (71.05%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (71.05%) Virgin Media
2 27 (71.05%) Software Testing
2 27 (71.05%) Degree
2 27 (71.05%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (13.16%) VPN
3 5 (13.16%) LAN
4 4 (10.53%) WAN
4 4 (10.53%) Cisco
4 4 (10.53%) CCNA
4 4 (10.53%) CEH
4 4 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (10.53%) CISSP
4 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (10.53%) CISM
4 4 (10.53%) Firewall
4 4 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (10.53%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
4 4 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (10.53%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (10.53%) Security Auditing
4 4 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (7.89%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (7.89%) Network Security
5 3 (7.89%) CCIE
5 3 (7.89%) CCNP
6 2 (5.26%) Service Management
6 2 (5.26%) ITSM

IT 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 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) LAN
1 5 (13.16%) VPN
2 4 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (10.53%) Firewall
2 4 (10.53%) WAN
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (7.89%) Network Security
General
1 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 27 (71.05%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) Mentoring
2 27 (71.05%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (71.05%) Software Testing
3 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
3 4 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (10.53%) Security Auditing
4 2 (5.26%) IT Strategy
4 2 (5.26%) ITSM
4 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.26%) Service Management
5 1 (2.63%) Change Management
5 1 (2.63%) Hardware Maintenance
5 1 (2.63%) Information Security
5 1 (2.63%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.63%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.63%) Security Architecture
5 1 (2.63%) Security Operations
5 1 (2.63%) Security Testing
5 1 (2.63%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 27 (71.05%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) CCNA
2 4 (10.53%) CEH
2 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.53%) CISM
2 4 (10.53%) CISSP
3 3 (7.89%) CCIE
3 3 (7.89%) CCNP
4 1 (2.63%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) Cyber Essentials
1 4 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (2.63%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (71.05%) Virgin Media
2 4 (10.53%) Cisco
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft