Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wakefield during the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

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

Consultant
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 28 32
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 11 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 4.45% 6.79% 4.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.55% 6.85% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 10
Wakefield median annual salary £40,000 £31,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.00% -16.67% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £20,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £55,000 £51,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.95% -12.00% +11.11%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 242 321 280
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 97.98% 99.07% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 215 287 257
Wakefield median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £19,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £55,000 £48,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.63%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Wakefield

Consultant
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Wakefield

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Wakefield over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Wakefield

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, 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 Wakefield region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) EMC
2 7 (63.64%) NetApp
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (63.64%) Hyper-V
3 5 (45.45%) Veeam
3 5 (45.45%) CommVault
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Presales
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) IT Strategy
3 5 (45.45%) Backup Exec
3 5 (45.45%) Dell
4 4 (36.36%) HP
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) Internet
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
5 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 3 (27.27%) IaaS
5 3 (27.27%) PaaS
5 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
5 3 (27.27%) SWOT Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) QA

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) IaaS
1 3 (27.27%) PaaS
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) EMC VNX
1 2 (18.18%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) IT Strategy
1 5 (45.45%) Presales
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
2 3 (27.27%) SWOT Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCITP
2 2 (18.18%) MCSD
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) VCP6
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
1 7 (63.64%) Hyper-V
1 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) EMC
2 7 (63.64%) NetApp
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) CommVault
3 5 (45.45%) Dell
3 5 (45.45%) Veeam
4 4 (36.36%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) EqualLogic
5 2 (18.18%) Juniper
Wakefield
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 23 days ago