Period
to 20 July 2019

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

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
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 80 68
Rank change year-on-year +15 -12 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 187 215 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.15% 3.29% 4.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.27% 3.39% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 121 194 249
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +8.25% +10.23%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £51,200 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.34% +7.79% +7.95%

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 4,382 6,343 6,931
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.16% 97.15% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3,692 5,370 5,942
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% 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 20 July 2019.

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 20 July 2019. 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 +5 128 £55,000 -4.35% 32
Otley - 13 - -
Wakefield +3 6 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Huddersfield - 5 - - 2
Bradford +26 4 £62,500 +25.00% 2
Batley - 4 - -
Halifax -9 2 £35,000 -
Consultant
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, 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 56 (29.95%) Finance
2 52 (27.81%) SAP
3 36 (19.25%) Microsoft
4 31 (16.58%) ERP
5 28 (14.97%) Microsoft Azure
6 24 (12.83%) Google
7 23 (12.30%) Migration
8 22 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (11.23%) Amazon AWS
10 20 (10.70%) VMware
11 19 (10.16%) SAP PP
11 19 (10.16%) Manufacturing
12 18 (9.63%) Project Management
12 18 (9.63%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (9.09%) DevOps
13 17 (9.09%) SAP MM
14 15 (8.02%) Management Information System
14 15 (8.02%) SQL
14 15 (8.02%) Oracle
14 15 (8.02%) SAP PM
14 15 (8.02%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (8.02%) Retail
14 15 (8.02%) SAP ERP
14 15 (8.02%) Google Cloud Platform
14 15 (8.02%) Presales
15 14 (7.49%) Open Source
15 14 (7.49%) Active Directory
16 13 (6.95%) SharePoint
16 13 (6.95%) Web Services
16 13 (6.95%) Analytics

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 13 (6.95%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (2.14%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.60%) SAS
5 2 (1.07%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.07%) IIS
6 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.53%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (4.81%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (10.16%) SAP PP
2 17 (9.09%) SAP MM
3 15 (8.02%) SAP ERP
3 15 (8.02%) SAP PM
4 9 (4.81%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (4.28%) SAP SD
6 6 (3.21%) SAP QM
7 5 (2.67%) SAP S/4HANA
8 3 (1.60%) SAP CO
8 3 (1.60%) SAP FI
8 3 (1.60%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (1.60%) SAP Payroll
8 3 (1.60%) SAP WM
9 2 (1.07%) NetSuite
9 2 (1.07%) SAP HR
10 1 (0.53%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.53%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.53%) SAP EWM
10 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (14.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (11.23%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (8.02%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (4.28%) Dynamics 365
4 8 (4.28%) Office 365
5 6 (3.21%) Power Platform
6 5 (2.67%) Adobe Analytics
6 5 (2.67%) Google Analytics
6 5 (2.67%) SaaS
7 4 (2.14%) G Suite
7 4 (2.14%) IaaS
8 3 (1.60%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Flow
9 2 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.07%) PaaS
9 2 (1.07%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 1 (0.53%) Azure Stack
10 1 (0.53%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.81%) Firewall
2 7 (3.74%) WAN
3 6 (3.21%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (2.14%) Internet
5 4 (2.14%) LAN
5 4 (2.14%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (2.14%) RFID
5 4 (2.14%) VPN
5 4 (2.14%) Wireless
6 1 (0.53%) Broadband
6 1 (0.53%) Intranet
6 1 (0.53%) Junos
6 1 (0.53%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.81%) SAP HANA
3 6 (3.21%) Power BI
4 3 (1.60%) Essbase
5 2 (1.07%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.07%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.07%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.07%) QlikView
5 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.53%) HDInsight
6 1 (0.53%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (0.53%) Redis
6 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.53%) Riak
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2017
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 5 (2.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.07%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.07%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.07%) JIRA
2 2 (1.07%) JMeter
2 2 (1.07%) Selenium
2 2 (1.07%) SoapUI
2 2 (1.07%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.53%) Appium
3 1 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.53%) Buildbot
3 1 (0.53%) Gatling
3 1 (0.53%) GitLab
3 1 (0.53%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.53%) NeoLoad
3 1 (0.53%) Ranorex
3 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.53%) WATIR
3 1 (0.53%) WebLOAD
General
1 56 (29.95%) Finance
2 19 (10.16%) Manufacturing
3 15 (8.02%) Retail
4 12 (6.42%) Local Government
5 9 (4.81%) Banking
6 8 (4.28%) Marketing
7 6 (3.21%) Telecoms
8 5 (2.67%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.60%) Retail Banking
10 2 (1.07%) Advertising
11 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.95%) Web Services
2 12 (6.42%) Middleware
3 8 (4.28%) HTML
4 5 (2.67%) .NET
5 3 (1.60%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.60%) CSS
5 3 (1.60%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (1.60%) Visualforce
5 3 (1.60%) XML
6 2 (1.07%) EDI
6 2 (1.07%) JSON
6 2 (1.07%) SOAP
7 1 (0.53%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.53%) SailPoint
7 1 (0.53%) SAP Fiori
7 1 (0.53%) Worklight
7 1 (0.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.02%) Management Information System
3 12 (6.42%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.14%) Cyberattack
4 4 (2.14%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.14%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (1.60%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.07%) Replication
7 1 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.53%) FMCG
7 1 (0.53%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.53%) NHS
7 1 (0.53%) PMI
7 1 (0.53%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.28%) Windows
2 7 (3.74%) Windows 10
3 6 (3.21%) Windows Server
3 6 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.67%) Windows 7
4 5 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.53%) Linux
6 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (16.58%) ERP
2 23 (12.30%) Migration
3 18 (9.63%) Project Management
3 18 (9.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (9.09%) DevOps
5 15 (8.02%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (8.02%) Presales
6 14 (7.49%) Open Source
7 13 (6.95%) Analytics
8 12 (6.42%) CRM
8 12 (6.42%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (6.42%) Requirements Analysis
8 12 (6.42%) SOA
8 12 (6.42%) UML
8 12 (6.42%) Use Case
9 9 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (4.81%) Logistics
9 9 (4.81%) Order to Cash
10 8 (4.28%) Mentoring
10 8 (4.28%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.02%) SQL
2 11 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 8 (4.28%) PowerShell
4 7 (3.74%) C
5 6 (3.21%) C#
5 6 (3.21%) Python
6 5 (2.67%) Java
7 3 (1.60%) Apex Code
7 3 (1.60%) PHP
7 3 (1.60%) Ruby
8 2 (1.07%) Scala
9 1 (0.53%) ABAP
9 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.53%) C++
9 1 (0.53%) R
9 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.14%) MCSE
2 4 (2.14%) OSCP
3 3 (1.60%) CREST Certified
3 3 (1.60%) GPEN
3 3 (1.60%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.07%) CISSP
4 2 (1.07%) Degree
4 2 (1.07%) GIAC
4 2 (1.07%) MCSA
4 2 (1.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.53%) CCDA
5 1 (0.53%) CISM
5 1 (0.53%) CISMP
5 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.53%) JNCIA
5 1 (0.53%) JNCIS
5 1 (0.53%) MCP
5 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.07%) GDPR
2 2 (1.07%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.53%) NIST
3 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.53%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (7.49%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.67%) XenApp
4 3 (1.60%) Docker
5 2 (1.07%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (1.07%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) Ansible
1 1 (0.53%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.53%) CASB
1 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.53%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (0.53%) Puppet
1 1 (0.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 52 (27.81%) SAP
2 36 (19.25%) Microsoft
3 24 (12.83%) Google
4 20 (10.70%) VMware
5 15 (8.02%) Oracle
6 12 (6.42%) Rackspace
7 8 (4.28%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (3.74%) Citrix
9 5 (2.67%) Adobe
9 5 (2.67%) Cisco
9 5 (2.67%) IBM
10 4 (2.14%) Nintex
10 4 (2.14%) Pardot
11 3 (1.60%) Hyperion
11 3 (1.60%) TIBCO
12 2 (1.07%) Aruba
12 2 (1.07%) HP
12 2 (1.07%) NetApp
12 2 (1.07%) SonicWALL
12 2 (1.07%) Veeam