Period
to 16 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 67 71
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 206 283 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.33% 4.07% 3.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.43% 4.17% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 179 236 265
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £30,625 £26,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £72,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%

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 6,009 6,781 7,893
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.03% 97.57% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5,069 5,750 6,627
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -16 161 £50,000 -4.76% 22
Bradford +28 11 £40,000 -13.51% 2
Wakefield -18 5 £40,000 - 1
Halifax +16 4 £35,000 -36.36%
Consultant
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 48 (23.30%) Finance
2 42 (20.39%) Microsoft
3 38 (18.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 33 (16.02%) SAP
5 32 (15.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 28 (13.59%) Degree
7 25 (12.14%) ERP
8 24 (11.65%) CRM
9 23 (11.17%) Advertising
9 23 (11.17%) DevOps
10 22 (10.68%) SQL
11 20 (9.71%) Manufacturing
11 20 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (8.74%) Information Security
13 17 (8.25%) Retail
13 17 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (8.25%) Office 365
14 16 (7.77%) Local Government
15 15 (7.28%) Workflow
15 15 (7.28%) Management Information System
15 15 (7.28%) Firewall
15 15 (7.28%) Amazon AWS
15 15 (7.28%) Cybersecurity
15 15 (7.28%) Dynamics 365
15 15 (7.28%) Problem-Solving
16 14 (6.80%) SAP S/4HANA
16 14 (6.80%) Cloud Computing
16 14 (6.80%) Risk Management
16 14 (6.80%) VMware
16 14 (6.80%) Dynamics AX

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 9 (4.37%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.43%) IIS
3 4 (1.94%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.97%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.49%) Apache
6 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.49%) CMS
6 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.49%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.49%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.49%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.49%) SAS
6 1 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.97%) InfoPath
2 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (6.80%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (6.80%) SAP S/4HANA
2 12 (5.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (5.34%) SAP CO
3 11 (5.34%) SAP FI
3 11 (5.34%) SAP FI/CO
3 11 (5.34%) SAP MM
4 9 (4.37%) SAP PS
5 6 (2.91%) SAP Business One
5 6 (2.91%) SAP SD
6 5 (2.43%) NetSuite
7 4 (1.94%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (1.94%) SAP FI-AP
7 4 (1.94%) SAP FI-AR
8 3 (1.46%) Eloqua
8 3 (1.46%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.97%) Sage 1000
9 2 (0.97%) Sage 500
10 1 (0.49%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 1 (0.49%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 32 (15.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (8.25%) Office 365
3 15 (7.28%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (7.28%) Dynamics 365
4 14 (6.80%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (5.83%) IaaS
5 12 (5.83%) SaaS
6 11 (5.34%) PaaS
7 9 (4.37%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.97%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.97%) Loggly
8 2 (0.97%) Sumo Logic
9 1 (0.49%) G Suite
9 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.49%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.49%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 1 (0.49%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.28%) Firewall
2 11 (5.34%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (4.85%) Skype
4 6 (2.91%) Internet
5 4 (1.94%) Network Security
6 3 (1.46%) VPN
7 2 (0.97%) DNS
7 2 (0.97%) SAN
7 2 (0.97%) SMS
7 2 (0.97%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.97%) WAN
7 2 (0.97%) Wireless
8 1 (0.49%) DWDM
8 1 (0.49%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.49%) IPsec
8 1 (0.49%) LAN
8 1 (0.49%) SMTP
8 1 (0.49%) VLAN
8 1 (0.49%) VoIP
8 1 (0.49%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.40%) Relational Database
2 6 (2.91%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.94%) SAP HANA
3 4 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (0.97%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.97%) MySQL
4 2 (0.97%) Redis
4 2 (0.97%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.49%) Power BI
5 1 (0.49%) QlikView
5 1 (0.49%) Riak
5 1 (0.49%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.97%) CA Release Automation
1 2 (0.97%) Cucumber
1 2 (0.97%) Selenium
2 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.49%) JIRA
2 1 (0.49%) JMeter
2 1 (0.49%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.49%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.49%) Subversion
2 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (23.30%) Finance
2 23 (11.17%) Advertising
3 20 (9.71%) Manufacturing
4 17 (8.25%) Retail
5 16 (7.77%) Local Government
6 11 (5.34%) Marketing
6 11 (5.34%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.43%) Banking
8 2 (0.97%) Automotive
9 1 (0.49%) Electronics
9 1 (0.49%) Games
9 1 (0.49%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.83%) Middleware
2 11 (5.34%) .NET
3 10 (4.85%) Web Services
4 2 (0.97%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (0.97%) HTML
4 2 (0.97%) JMS
4 2 (0.97%) Mason
4 2 (0.97%) Node.js
4 2 (0.97%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (0.97%) Spring
4 2 (0.97%) Spring Boot
5 1 (0.49%) Django
5 1 (0.49%) EDI
5 1 (0.49%) EDIFACT
5 1 (0.49%) Flask
5 1 (0.49%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.49%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.49%) Visualforce
5 1 (0.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.28%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.85%) Mobile App
4 9 (4.37%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (3.88%) Driving Licence
6 7 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.43%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.43%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.46%) Fintech
10 2 (0.97%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (0.97%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.97%) Social Media
11 1 (0.49%) Cyber Defence
11 1 (0.49%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.49%) FMCG
11 1 (0.49%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.49%) PMI
11 1 (0.49%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.85%) Windows
2 8 (3.88%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.46%) Linux
4 2 (0.97%) Unix
5 1 (0.49%) Android
5 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (18.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (12.14%) ERP
3 24 (11.65%) CRM
4 23 (11.17%) DevOps
5 20 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (8.74%) Information Security
7 15 (7.28%) Cybersecurity
7 15 (7.28%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (7.28%) Workflow
8 14 (6.80%) Risk Management
9 12 (5.83%) Identity Access Management
10 11 (5.34%) Collaborative Working
10 11 (5.34%) Mentoring
11 9 (4.37%) Migration
11 9 (4.37%) Programme Management
12 8 (3.88%) Analytics
12 8 (3.88%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (3.88%) Customer Requirements
12 8 (3.88%) Logistics
12 8 (3.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.68%) SQL
2 10 (4.85%) Java
3 8 (3.88%) C
3 8 (3.88%) Python
4 7 (3.40%) C#
4 7 (3.40%) PHP
5 3 (1.46%) ABAP
5 3 (1.46%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.46%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.46%) Ruby
6 2 (0.97%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.97%) C++
6 2 (0.97%) Go
6 2 (0.97%) Java 8
6 2 (0.97%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.97%) Scala
6 2 (0.97%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.97%) X++
7 1 (0.49%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.49%) LINC
Qualifications
1 28 (13.59%) Degree
2 14 (6.80%) CISSP
3 10 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (3.40%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.43%) MCSA
6 3 (1.46%) ACCA
6 3 (1.46%) CISA
6 3 (1.46%) CISM
6 3 (1.46%) MCSE
7 2 (0.97%) AAT
7 2 (0.97%) CIMA
7 2 (0.97%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.49%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.49%) CRISC
8 1 (0.49%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 1 (0.49%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 1 (0.49%) PCI QSA
8 1 (0.49%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.49%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.94%) PMO
3 3 (1.46%) GDPR
4 2 (0.97%) COBIT
4 2 (0.97%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.97%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.49%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.49%) COSO
5 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.91%) Docker
2 5 (2.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.97%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.49%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.94%) Puppet
1 4 (1.94%) Terraform
2 3 (1.46%) Ansible
3 2 (0.97%) Cobbler
3 2 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (0.97%) Nagios
3 2 (0.97%) Nessus
3 2 (0.97%) Packer
3 2 (0.97%) Prometheus
3 2 (0.97%) Rancher
3 2 (0.97%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.97%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.49%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.49%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.49%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.49%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (20.39%) Microsoft
2 33 (16.02%) SAP
3 14 (6.80%) VMware
4 12 (5.83%) Google
5 10 (4.85%) Cisco
6 9 (4.37%) Rackspace
7 8 (3.88%) Sage
8 7 (3.40%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (2.91%) HP
9 6 (2.91%) Infor
10 5 (2.43%) Apple
10 5 (2.43%) Citrix
11 4 (1.94%) Dell
11 4 (1.94%) Epicor
12 3 (1.46%) IBM
12 3 (1.46%) Marketo
12 3 (1.46%) Oracle
12 3 (1.46%) Pardot
12 3 (1.46%) Riverbed
12 3 (1.46%) Veeam