The median annual salary for a Consultant was £45,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 62 71 91
Rank change year-on-year +9 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 140 162 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.89% 3.65% 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.97% 3.77% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 119 116 104
Median salary £45,500 £40,000 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.75% -17.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3525 4300 4975
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.84% 96.83% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3127 3563 3979
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,200 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire that featured Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in West Yorkshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Consultant in West Yorkshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in West Yorkshire

Consultant
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +5 112 £45,000 +12.50% 19
Bradford +3 4 £40,500 -14.73%
Wakefield +5 3 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Halifax -1 3 £55,000 - 1
Wetherby - 2 - -
Pudsey - 1 £50,000 -
Consultant
Yorkshire

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 68 (27.09%) Finance
2 37 (14.74%) SQL
3 33 (13.15%) SAP
3 33 (13.15%) Microsoft
4 31 (12.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (12.35%) Presales
5 28 (11.16%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (11.16%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (10.76%) Oracle
7 26 (10.36%) Management Information System
8 23 (9.16%) Manufacturing
8 23 (9.16%) MS Excel
8 23 (9.16%) Microsoft Azure
9 22 (8.76%) Retail
10 21 (8.37%) VMware
10 21 (8.37%) Process Improvement
10 21 (8.37%) DevOps
11 20 (7.97%) Amazon AWS
11 20 (7.97%) SQL Server
11 20 (7.97%) Windows
12 19 (7.57%) ITIL
12 19 (7.57%) CRM
12 19 (7.57%) Migration
13 18 (7.17%) Risk Management
13 18 (7.17%) Google
14 17 (6.77%) Information Security
14 17 (6.77%) HTML
14 17 (6.77%) Java
14 17 (6.77%) Performance Testing
15 16 (6.37%) Coaching

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 14 (5.58%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.79%) IIS
2 7 (2.79%) Tomcat
2 7 (2.79%) Umbraco
3 5 (1.99%) SAS
4 4 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.59%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.40%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
Applications
1 23 (9.16%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.79%) MS Office
3 4 (1.59%) SPSS
4 2 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (4.38%) Sage X3
2 9 (3.59%) SAP CRM
3 7 (2.79%) SAP PP
3 7 (2.79%) SAP SD
4 5 (1.99%) SAP CO
4 5 (1.99%) SAP FI
4 5 (1.99%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (1.99%) SAP IS-U
4 5 (1.99%) SAP MM
4 5 (1.99%) SAP S/4HANA
5 3 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.80%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.80%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.40%) Epicor Tropos
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.40%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 23 (9.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (7.97%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (5.58%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (2.39%) Office 365
5 3 (1.20%) G Suite
5 3 (1.20%) Slack
6 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.59%) Internet
2 8 (3.19%) SAN
3 7 (2.79%) NAS
4 5 (1.99%) Network Security
5 3 (1.20%) Firewall
5 3 (1.20%) LAN
5 3 (1.20%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.20%) VPN
5 3 (1.20%) WAN
6 2 (0.80%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.80%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (0.40%) DHCP
7 1 (0.40%) DNS
7 1 (0.40%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.40%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.40%) Wireless
7 1 (0.40%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.97%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.58%) Relational Database
3 11 (4.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (3.98%) SAP BW
4 10 (3.98%) SAP HANA
5 9 (3.59%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (3.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (3.19%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.79%) Big Data
7 7 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.99%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 5 (1.99%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.59%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.59%) QlikView
10 2 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.40%) MySQL
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (5.58%) LoadRunner
2 10 (3.98%) Cucumber
2 10 (3.98%) Selenium
3 8 (3.19%) JMeter
3 8 (3.19%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.39%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.59%) SoapUI
6 3 (1.20%) Appium
6 3 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.20%) Buildbot
6 3 (1.20%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.40%) Burp Suite
7 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.40%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.40%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.40%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 68 (27.09%) Finance
2 23 (9.16%) Manufacturing
3 22 (8.76%) Retail
4 15 (5.98%) Local Government
5 9 (3.59%) Advertising
6 8 (3.19%) Marketing
7 6 (2.39%) Banking
8 2 (0.80%) Back Office
8 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.80%) Legal
9 1 (0.40%) Front Office
9 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.77%) HTML
2 15 (5.98%) .NET
3 14 (5.58%) Middleware
3 14 (5.58%) Web Services
4 9 (3.59%) XML
5 2 (0.80%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.80%) CSS
5 2 (0.80%) Mason
5 2 (0.80%) SAP ALE
6 1 (0.40%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.40%) Django
6 1 (0.40%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.40%) Node.js
6 1 (0.40%) React
6 1 (0.40%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.40%) Spring
6 1 (0.40%) WCF
6 1 (0.40%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.16%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (10.36%) Management Information System
3 15 (5.98%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.79%) Clustering
5 6 (2.39%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.59%) Credit Risk
6 4 (1.59%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.20%) BBC
7 3 (1.20%) Social Media
8 2 (0.80%) Fintech
9 1 (0.40%) CESG
9 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.97%) Windows
2 13 (5.18%) Windows Server
3 10 (3.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (3.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (3.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (3.19%) Linux
6 3 (1.20%) Unix
6 3 (1.20%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.40%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (12.35%) Presales
1 31 (12.35%) Stakeholder Management
2 28 (11.16%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (8.37%) DevOps
3 21 (8.37%) Process Improvement
4 19 (7.57%) CRM
4 19 (7.57%) ITIL
4 19 (7.57%) Migration
5 18 (7.17%) Risk Management
6 17 (6.77%) Information Security
6 17 (6.77%) Performance Testing
7 16 (6.37%) Business Development
7 16 (6.37%) Coaching
7 16 (6.37%) ERP
8 15 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (5.98%) Use Case
9 14 (5.58%) Open Source
9 14 (5.58%) Project Management
9 14 (5.58%) Requirements Analysis
9 14 (5.58%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 37 (14.74%) SQL
2 17 (6.77%) Java
3 12 (4.78%) Python
4 10 (3.98%) C#
5 8 (3.19%) PHP
5 8 (3.19%) Ruby
6 6 (2.39%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.59%) C
7 4 (1.59%) C++
7 4 (1.59%) Scala
7 4 (1.59%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.20%) ABAP
8 3 (1.20%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.40%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.40%) Perl
10 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (5.18%) Degree
1 13 (5.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (3.98%) MCSE
3 9 (3.59%) ISEB
4 8 (3.19%) ISTQB
5 7 (2.79%) MCP
6 6 (2.39%) CREST Certified
6 6 (2.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 5 (1.99%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.59%) CHECK Team Member
8 4 (1.59%) CISSP
9 3 (1.20%) AWS Certification
9 3 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.20%) MCITP
9 3 (1.20%) SAP Certification
9 3 (1.20%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 2 (0.80%) CISM
10 2 (0.80%) MCTS
10 2 (0.80%) OSCP
10 2 (0.80%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (5.58%) QA
2 13 (5.18%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.39%) SLA
4 4 (1.59%) IFRS
4 4 (1.59%) IFRS 9
4 4 (1.59%) ISO22301
4 4 (1.59%) ISO27002
4 4 (1.59%) ISO27005
5 2 (0.80%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (5.18%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.20%) Docker
3 3 (1.20%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.40%) vSphere
4 1 (0.40%) Xen
4 1 (0.40%) XenApp
4 1 (0.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (3.59%) SCCM
2 7 (2.79%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (2.79%) Puppet
3 3 (1.20%) Ansible
3 3 (1.20%) Icinga
3 3 (1.20%) Terraform
3 3 (1.20%) vRealize
4 2 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.80%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.40%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.40%) Nessus
5 1 (0.40%) Nmap
5 1 (0.40%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (13.15%) Microsoft
1 33 (13.15%) SAP
2 27 (10.76%) Oracle
3 21 (8.37%) VMware
4 18 (7.17%) Google
5 16 (6.37%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (5.58%) Rackspace
7 13 (5.18%) Sage
8 12 (4.78%) HP
9 10 (3.98%) Citrix
10 9 (3.59%) Cisco
11 7 (2.79%) Sitecore
12 6 (2.39%) EMC
12 6 (2.39%) ServiceNow
13 5 (1.99%) Pegasus
14 3 (1.20%) BMC
14 3 (1.20%) Dell
14 3 (1.20%) NetApp
14 3 (1.20%) Remedy
14 3 (1.20%) Twitter
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits 45 - 65K + Car + 10 - 15% B = 8% P
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds
Mason Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Mason Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Mason Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
West Yorkshire
Washington Frank
Salary: Training, Holiday,
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds
Mason Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 13 days ago