Period
to 3 December 2020

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 3 December 2020.

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
3 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 111 57 89
Rank change year-on-year -54 +32 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 64 297 255
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.94% 4.47% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 4.60% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 58 224 243
Median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +16.67% -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,400 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £79,625 £70,200
England median annual salary £60,000 £59,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.69% +7.27% -

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 3,201 6,451 8,024
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.09% 97.18% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,746 5,300 6,600
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,303
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 3 December 2020.

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 3 December 2020. 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 -27 47 £38,750 -26.19% 9
North Yorkshire +13 9 £40,000 -17.95% 1
South Yorkshire +8 8 £45,500 -17.27% 4
Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 2020, 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 23 (35.94%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.88%) Migration
3 12 (18.75%) Azure
4 11 (17.19%) Office 365
4 11 (17.19%) Finance
4 11 (17.19%) Information Security
5 10 (15.63%) Data Migration
6 8 (12.50%) WAN
6 8 (12.50%) User Experience
7 7 (10.94%) DevOps
7 7 (10.94%) Presales
7 7 (10.94%) Cyberthreat
7 7 (10.94%) Cyberattack
7 7 (10.94%) Security Operations
7 7 (10.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 7 (10.94%) Security Auditing
7 7 (10.94%) GDPR
7 7 (10.94%) Cyber Essentials
7 7 (10.94%) Data Mapping
7 7 (10.94%) Security Testing
7 7 (10.94%) SaaS
7 7 (10.94%) Security Architecture
7 7 (10.94%) Law
7 7 (10.94%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (10.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (10.94%) CRM
8 6 (9.38%) LAN
8 6 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (9.38%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (9.38%) Mobile App

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 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.13%) IBM Domino
2 2 (3.13%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Maximo
1 5 (7.81%) SAP MM
1 5 (7.81%) SAP SD
2 2 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.56%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.75%) Azure
2 11 (17.19%) Office 365
3 7 (10.94%) SaaS
4 5 (7.81%) AWS
5 4 (6.25%) Google Play
6 3 (4.69%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (4.69%) iTunes
6 3 (4.69%) Power Platform
7 2 (3.13%) GCP
8 1 (1.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.56%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.56%) GitHub
8 1 (1.56%) IaaS
8 1 (1.56%) OneDrive
8 1 (1.56%) PaaS
8 1 (1.56%) Power Automate
8 1 (1.56%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) WAN
2 6 (9.38%) LAN
3 4 (6.25%) Network Security
4 3 (4.69%) Firewall
4 3 (4.69%) MPLS
4 3 (4.69%) VPN
4 3 (4.69%) Wireless
5 2 (3.13%) BGP
5 2 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.13%) Cisco Firepower
5 2 (3.13%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (3.13%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.56%) IPsec
6 1 (1.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) Power BI
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (1.56%) Data Lake
2 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.56%) MS Access
2 1 (1.56%) MySQL
2 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.56%) QlikView
2 1 (1.56%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.56%) JIRA
2 1 (1.56%) Selenium
2 1 (1.56%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (17.19%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Law
3 2 (3.13%) Marketing
3 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) .NET
2 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.13%) RESTful
2 2 (3.13%) Spring
2 2 (3.13%) Web Services
3 1 (1.56%) COM
3 1 (1.56%) Dask
3 1 (1.56%) HTML
3 1 (1.56%) Node.js
3 1 (1.56%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) User Experience
2 7 (10.94%) Cyberattack
2 7 (10.94%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (9.38%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (9.38%) Mobile App
4 5 (7.81%) FMCG
5 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.69%) Public Cloud
6 3 (4.69%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.56%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.56%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.56%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) Migration
2 11 (17.19%) Information Security
3 10 (15.63%) Data Migration
4 7 (10.94%) CRM
4 7 (10.94%) Data Mapping
4 7 (10.94%) DevOps
4 7 (10.94%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (10.94%) Presales
4 7 (10.94%) Security Architecture
4 7 (10.94%) Security Auditing
4 7 (10.94%) Security Operations
4 7 (10.94%) Security Testing
5 6 (9.38%) Data Protection
5 6 (9.38%) Requirements Gathering
6 5 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.81%) EAM
6 5 (7.81%) ITIL
6 5 (7.81%) SAP Implementation
7 4 (6.25%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.69%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.25%) Python
1 4 (6.25%) SQL
2 3 (4.69%) C#
3 2 (3.13%) C
3 2 (3.13%) Java
3 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.81%) IBM Certification
2 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.25%) CCNA
4 3 (4.69%) CCNP
4 3 (4.69%) Degree
5 2 (3.13%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 2 (3.13%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.13%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (1.56%) AAT
6 1 (1.56%) CCDA
6 1 (1.56%) CCDP
6 1 (1.56%) CCIE
6 1 (1.56%) CFCE
6 1 (1.56%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.56%) EnCE
6 1 (1.56%) GPEN
6 1 (1.56%) OSCE
6 1 (1.56%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) Cyber Essentials
1 7 (10.94%) GDPR
1 7 (10.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (10.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.13%) VMware NSX
2 2 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) SCCM
2 2 (3.13%) Ansible
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.13%) Puppet
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.56%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 23 (35.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) IBM
2 5 (7.81%) SAP
3 4 (6.25%) Cisco
3 4 (6.25%) Fortinet
3 4 (6.25%) Google
3 4 (6.25%) Palo Alto
4 3 (4.69%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.13%) Citrix
5 2 (3.13%) Dell
5 2 (3.13%) EMC
5 2 (3.13%) F5
5 2 (3.13%) HP
5 2 (3.13%) Juniper
5 2 (3.13%) Lotus
5 2 (3.13%) NetApp
5 2 (3.13%) Nimble Storage
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle
5 2 (3.13%) Thycotic
5 2 (3.13%) VMware