Period
to 11 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

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

Consultant
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 62 65
Rank change year-on-year -18 +3 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 174 263 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.38% 3.88% 3.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.48% 3.98% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 149 199 263
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +10.53% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £72,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +4.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 5,000 6,611 7,384
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.01% 97.48% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4,173 5,604 6,360
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 11 December 2018.

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 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -21 136 £45,000 -18.18% 33
Bradford +33 13 £38,500 -23.00% 6
Wakefield -5 13 £40,000 +19.40% 1
Ilkley - 2 £40,000 - 2
Bingley +9 1 £55,000 -
Consultant
Yorkshire

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 44 (25.29%) Finance
2 40 (22.99%) Microsoft
3 30 (17.24%) ERP
4 27 (15.52%) Degree
5 25 (14.37%) CRM
5 25 (14.37%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (13.79%) SQL
6 24 (13.79%) Management Information System
6 24 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (12.07%) Windows
8 20 (11.49%) SAP
8 20 (11.49%) Problem-Solving
9 19 (10.92%) Middleware
10 18 (10.34%) VMware
10 18 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (9.77%) Migration
11 17 (9.77%) Security Cleared
11 17 (9.77%) DevOps
11 17 (9.77%) Windows Server
12 15 (8.62%) Project Management
13 14 (8.05%) Internet
13 14 (8.05%) Driving Licence
13 14 (8.05%) Mentoring
14 13 (7.47%) Relational Database
14 13 (7.47%) Cloud Computing
14 13 (7.47%) Retail
14 13 (7.47%) C
15 12 (6.90%) IIS
15 12 (6.90%) Client/Server
15 12 (6.90%) Data Migration

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 12 (6.90%) IIS
2 7 (4.02%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.45%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.15%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.15%) GeoServer
6 2 (1.15%) IBM Domino
6 2 (1.15%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.15%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.57%) SAS
7 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (4.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.45%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.87%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.57%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (5.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (4.60%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (4.02%) SAP CO
3 7 (4.02%) SAP FI
3 7 (4.02%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (4.02%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (2.30%) NetSuite
4 4 (2.30%) SAP Business One
5 3 (1.72%) Sage 200
6 2 (1.15%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (1.15%) Eloqua
6 2 (1.15%) Sage 1000
6 2 (1.15%) Sage 500
6 2 (1.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (1.15%) SAP MM
6 2 (1.15%) SAP PS
7 1 (0.57%) Exchequer
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.57%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.47%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (6.32%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (6.32%) Dynamics 365
4 9 (5.17%) SaaS
5 6 (3.45%) IaaS
6 5 (2.87%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (2.87%) Office 365
6 5 (2.87%) PaaS
7 2 (1.15%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (0.57%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.57%) GitHub
8 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.57%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.05%) Internet
2 7 (4.02%) Firewall
3 6 (3.45%) Skype
4 5 (2.87%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (2.30%) SMTP
6 3 (1.72%) LAN
6 3 (1.72%) SAN
6 3 (1.72%) WAN
7 2 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.15%) DNS
7 2 (1.15%) SMS
7 2 (1.15%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.15%) VPN
7 2 (1.15%) Wireless
8 1 (0.57%) Cisco Firepower
8 1 (0.57%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (0.57%) FTP
8 1 (0.57%) HTTP
8 1 (0.57%) Network Security
8 1 (0.57%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.47%) Relational Database
2 7 (4.02%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.15%) Big Data
4 2 (1.15%) DB2
4 2 (1.15%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (1.15%) GIS
4 2 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.15%) Power BI
4 2 (1.15%) QGIS
5 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.57%) OLAP
5 1 (0.57%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (0.57%) QlikView
5 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.57%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (1.15%) Aptana Studio
2 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 44 (25.29%) Finance
2 13 (7.47%) Retail
3 10 (5.75%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.02%) Advertising
5 6 (3.45%) Marketing
6 5 (2.87%) Local Government
7 4 (2.30%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.72%) Games
9 1 (0.57%) Back Office
9 1 (0.57%) Banking
9 1 (0.57%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.92%) Middleware
2 6 (3.45%) Web Services
3 5 (2.87%) .NET
4 4 (2.30%) HTML
5 3 (1.72%) CSS
6 2 (1.15%) Leaflet
6 2 (1.15%) OpenLayers
6 2 (1.15%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.15%) PostGIS
7 1 (0.57%) EDI
7 1 (0.57%) REST
7 1 (0.57%) SOAP
7 1 (0.57%) XML
7 1 (0.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.37%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 14 (8.05%) Driving Licence
4 12 (6.90%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.15%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.15%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.57%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.57%) EPoS
8 1 (0.57%) Fintech
8 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.57%) PMI
8 1 (0.57%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.57%) Social Media
8 1 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.07%) Windows
2 17 (9.77%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.15%) Linux
3 2 (1.15%) Mac OS
3 2 (1.15%) Unix
3 2 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.57%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (17.24%) ERP
2 25 (14.37%) CRM
3 24 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (11.49%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (9.77%) DevOps
6 17 (9.77%) Migration
7 15 (8.62%) Project Management
8 14 (8.05%) Mentoring
9 12 (6.90%) Change Control
9 12 (6.90%) Data Migration
10 11 (6.32%) Logistics
11 10 (5.75%) Collaborative Working
11 10 (5.75%) Cybersecurity
11 10 (5.75%) Data Extraction
11 10 (5.75%) Information Security
11 10 (5.75%) Systems Analysis
11 10 (5.75%) Workflow
12 9 (5.17%) Customer Requirements
12 9 (5.17%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.79%) SQL
2 13 (7.47%) C
3 7 (4.02%) Python
4 6 (3.45%) PowerShell
5 5 (2.87%) Java
6 4 (2.30%) PHP
7 2 (1.15%) C#
7 2 (1.15%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (1.15%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.57%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.57%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (0.57%) Ruby
8 1 (0.57%) X++
8 1 (0.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 27 (15.52%) Degree
2 17 (9.77%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.02%) CISSP
4 5 (2.87%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.72%) CCNA
6 3 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.15%) AAT
7 2 (1.15%) MCSE
8 1 (0.57%) ACCA
8 1 (0.57%) CCNP
8 1 (0.57%) CISA
8 1 (0.57%) GPEN
8 1 (0.57%) GWAPT
8 1 (0.57%) GXPN
8 1 (0.57%) MCSA
8 1 (0.57%) OSCP
8 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.60%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.57%) COBIT
3 1 (0.57%) GDPR
3 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.57%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (6.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.15%) Docker
4 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.15%) Ansible
1 2 (1.15%) Nagios
1 2 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.15%) Packer
1 2 (1.15%) Puppet
1 2 (1.15%) Terraform
2 1 (0.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.57%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 40 (22.99%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.49%) SAP
3 18 (10.34%) VMware
4 8 (4.60%) Cisco
5 7 (4.02%) Citrix
5 7 (4.02%) Sage
5 7 (4.02%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (3.45%) Google
7 5 (2.87%) HP
7 5 (2.87%) Rackspace
8 4 (2.30%) Dell
8 4 (2.30%) IBM
8 4 (2.30%) Infor
8 4 (2.30%) Oracle
8 4 (2.30%) Riverbed
9 3 (1.72%) Apple
9 3 (1.72%) Sun
10 2 (1.15%) Lotus
10 2 (1.15%) Mapinfo
10 2 (1.15%) Symantec