Period
to 30 July 2021

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

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

Consultant
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 147 89 92
Rank change year-on-year -58 +3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 105 100 319
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.76% 2.75% 4.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 2.86% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 82 97 197
10th Percentile £31,250 £20,825 £27,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.50% - -0.50%
75th Percentile £61,875 £57,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £69,875 £58,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 5,602 3,496 7,425
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.71% 96.28% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4,518 3,025 6,026
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £24,000
25th Percentile £37,000 £35,000 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Yorkshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Consultant in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Consultant in Yorkshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Consultant in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Yorkshire

Consultant
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 30 July 2021. 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
West Yorkshire -20 78 £55,000 +37.50% 25
North Yorkshire -14 13 £47,500 -13.64% 1
South Yorkshire -45 10 £56,250 +12.50% 5
East Yorkshire - 2 £37,500 - 2
Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, 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 Yorkshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 30 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 28 (26.67%) Azure
3 24 (22.86%) Social Skills
4 21 (20.00%) SAP
4 21 (20.00%) Finance
5 19 (18.10%) ERP
6 18 (17.14%) SQL Server
7 16 (15.24%) AWS
7 16 (15.24%) Microsoft 365
8 15 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (14.29%) VMware
8 15 (14.29%) .NET
8 15 (14.29%) Windows
9 14 (13.33%) Java
10 13 (12.38%) XML
10 13 (12.38%) Sage
10 13 (12.38%) REST
10 13 (12.38%) Presales
11 12 (11.43%) Windows Server
11 12 (11.43%) Data Centre
11 12 (11.43%) XPath
11 12 (11.43%) SAP Business One
11 12 (11.43%) EDI
11 12 (11.43%) XSLT
11 12 (11.43%) SOAP
11 12 (11.43%) Web Services
11 12 (11.43%) PHP
12 11 (10.48%) Information Security
12 11 (10.48%) Zerto
13 10 (9.52%) Requirements Gathering

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (1.90%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.90%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.95%) IIS
2 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (11.43%) SAP Business One
2 5 (4.76%) SAP CO
2 5 (4.76%) SAP FI
2 5 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (3.81%) SAP SD
4 3 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.95%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 28 (26.67%) Azure
2 16 (15.24%) AWS
2 16 (15.24%) Microsoft 365
3 9 (8.57%) IaaS
4 8 (7.62%) Cohesity
5 7 (6.67%) Dynamics 365
6 6 (5.71%) OneDrive
7 4 (3.81%) GCP
8 3 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (2.86%) Power Platform
9 2 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.95%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.95%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.95%) PowerApps
10 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.62%) Cisco Firepower
1 8 (7.62%) SAN
2 3 (2.86%) DNS
2 3 (2.86%) Firewall
2 3 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (2.86%) SSL
3 2 (1.90%) LAN
3 2 (1.90%) Skype
3 2 (1.90%) WAN
4 1 (0.95%) Intranet
4 1 (0.95%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.95%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.95%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.86%) Power BI
3 2 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 24 (22.86%) Social Skills
2 21 (20.00%) Finance
3 10 (9.52%) Law
4 7 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.86%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.86%) Legal
5 3 (2.86%) Marketing
6 2 (1.90%) Back Office
7 1 (0.95%) Advertising
7 1 (0.95%) Documentation Skills
7 1 (0.95%) Influencing Skills
7 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.95%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (0.95%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.29%) .NET
2 13 (12.38%) REST
2 13 (12.38%) XML
3 12 (11.43%) EDI
3 12 (11.43%) SOAP
3 12 (11.43%) Web Services
3 12 (11.43%) XSLT
4 3 (2.86%) HTML
4 3 (2.86%) React
5 2 (1.90%) Node.js
5 2 (1.90%) SAML
6 1 (0.95%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.95%) jQuery
6 1 (0.95%) JSON
6 1 (0.95%) LDAP
6 1 (0.95%) MDX
6 1 (0.95%) OAuth
6 1 (0.95%) OAuth2
6 1 (0.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.95%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.57%) FMCG
3 8 (7.62%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.86%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (2.86%) BYOD
7 2 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.90%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.90%) Legacy Applications
7 2 (1.90%) NHS
7 2 (1.90%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.90%) User Experience
8 1 (0.95%) BBC
8 1 (0.95%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.95%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.95%) Life Science
8 1 (0.95%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.95%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.29%) Windows
2 12 (11.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.90%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.10%) ERP
2 13 (12.38%) Presales
3 11 (10.48%) Information Security
4 10 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (9.52%) Project Management
4 10 (9.52%) Requirements Gathering
5 9 (8.57%) Risk Management
6 8 (7.62%) Commercial Awareness
7 7 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (6.67%) B2B
7 7 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (6.67%) Migration
8 6 (5.71%) B2C
8 6 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (5.71%) Information Security Management
8 6 (5.71%) Security Management
9 5 (4.76%) B2B Sales
9 5 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (4.76%) Project Delivery
10 4 (3.81%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.33%) Java
2 12 (11.43%) PHP
2 12 (11.43%) XPath
3 10 (9.52%) SQL
4 5 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.86%) Python
6 2 (1.90%) C#
7 1 (0.95%) C++
7 1 (0.95%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.76%) CISM
1 5 (4.76%) CISSP
2 4 (3.81%) Degree
2 4 (3.81%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.86%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (1.90%) ACCA
4 2 (1.90%) CIMA
5 1 (0.95%) AAT
5 1 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.76%) GDPR
2 5 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 5 (4.76%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.81%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 4 (3.81%) NCSC
4 3 (2.86%) NIST
5 2 (1.90%) Accessibility
5 2 (1.90%) COBIT
5 2 (1.90%) QA
6 1 (0.95%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (1.90%) Docker
5 2 (1.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.90%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.90%) SCCM
3 1 (0.95%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 1 (0.95%) Ansible
3 1 (0.95%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (0.95%) QRadar
3 1 (0.95%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.95%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 21 (20.00%) SAP
3 15 (14.29%) VMware
4 13 (12.38%) Sage
5 11 (10.48%) Zerto
6 9 (8.57%) Cisco
6 9 (8.57%) Dell
7 8 (7.62%) CommVault
7 8 (7.62%) EMC
7 8 (7.62%) HP
7 8 (7.62%) IBM
7 8 (7.62%) NetApp
7 8 (7.62%) Veeam
7 8 (7.62%) Veritas
8 3 (2.86%) Citrix
8 3 (2.86%) Oracle
9 2 (1.90%) Google
9 2 (1.90%) IFS
10 1 (0.95%) Screaming Frog
10 1 (0.95%) Thycotic