Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 69 75
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 388 412 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.96% 3.68% 3.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.06% 3.76% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 289 361 437
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £27,950 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 9553 10958 12964
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.42% 97.94% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8006 9262 10632
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Yorkshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Consultant in Yorkshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 +10 279 £52,500 +10.53% 19
North Yorkshire +38 41 £53,750 +34.38% 3
South Yorkshire -16 36 £50,000 +6.38% 2
East Yorkshire -8 9 £26,000 -45.26%
Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 101 (26.03%) Finance
2 65 (16.75%) Microsoft
3 59 (15.21%) Degree
4 56 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
5 52 (13.40%) SQL
6 50 (12.89%) SAP
7 47 (12.11%) Business Intelligence
8 39 (10.05%) Mentoring
8 39 (10.05%) Agile Software Development
9 37 (9.54%) Windows
10 36 (9.28%) Migration
11 35 (9.02%) Amazon AWS
12 34 (8.76%) Microsoft Azure
13 33 (8.51%) Software Testing
14 31 (7.99%) VMware
14 31 (7.99%) Cisco
14 31 (7.99%) DevOps
15 30 (7.73%) CISSP
15 30 (7.73%) Oracle
16 29 (7.47%) Project Management
17 28 (7.22%) Virgin Media
18 27 (6.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 27 (6.96%) Management Information System
18 27 (6.96%) Information Security
19 26 (6.70%) Presales
19 26 (6.70%) Office 365
20 25 (6.44%) Risk Management
20 25 (6.44%) Manufacturing
20 25 (6.44%) Java
20 25 (6.44%) VPN

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 10 (2.58%) Skype for Business
2 9 (2.32%) SAS
3 7 (1.80%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.77%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.77%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.52%) Apache
5 2 (0.52%) CMS
5 2 (0.52%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.52%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.52%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.26%) Confluence
6 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.26%) IIS
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (1.29%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.77%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.52%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (0.52%) SPSS
4 1 (0.26%) InVision
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (3.09%) Sage 200
2 11 (2.84%) SAP MM
3 10 (2.58%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (2.58%) Oracle 11i
3 10 (2.58%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (2.58%) SAP CO
3 10 (2.58%) SAP FI
3 10 (2.58%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (1.80%) SAP S/4HANA
5 6 (1.55%) SAP SD
6 5 (1.29%) Dynamics GP
6 5 (1.29%) Oracle ASCP
6 5 (1.29%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (1.29%) Oracle Manufacturing
7 3 (0.77%) Veritas eDiscovery
8 2 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.52%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.52%) SAP ECC
8 2 (0.52%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 35 (9.02%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (8.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (6.70%) Office 365
4 14 (3.61%) AWS CloudFormation
5 13 (3.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 9 (2.32%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (2.32%) IaaS
7 6 (1.55%) PaaS
7 6 (1.55%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 5 (1.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 4 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (1.03%) Amazon S3
9 4 (1.03%) G Suite
10 3 (0.77%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 3 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.77%) Serverless
10 3 (0.77%) Slack
11 2 (0.52%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 2 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.44%) VPN
2 18 (4.64%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (3.61%) BGP
3 14 (3.61%) LAN
3 14 (3.61%) OSPF
4 13 (3.35%) EIGRP
4 13 (3.35%) Firewall
5 11 (2.84%) MPLS
5 11 (2.84%) Skype
6 10 (2.58%) WAN
7 9 (2.32%) Network Security
8 8 (2.06%) Cisco ISE
9 7 (1.80%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (1.80%) Wireless
10 5 (1.29%) TCP/IP
11 4 (1.03%) DNS
12 3 (0.77%) Cisco PIX
12 3 (0.77%) WLAN
13 2 (0.52%) BIG-IP
13 2 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (1.80%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.55%) Big Data
4 6 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.29%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (1.03%) DB2
6 4 (1.03%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (1.03%) Power BI
6 4 (1.03%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.03%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.77%) MS Access
7 3 (0.77%) MySQL
7 3 (0.77%) SAP BW
7 3 (0.77%) SAP HANA
8 2 (0.52%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.52%) DataStage
8 2 (0.52%) DecisionStream
Development Applications
1 8 (2.06%) Cucumber
1 8 (2.06%) Jenkins
1 8 (2.06%) Selenium
1 8 (2.06%) SoapUI
2 6 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (1.55%) JIRA
2 6 (1.55%) Ranorex
3 5 (1.29%) Appium
3 5 (1.29%) Buildbot
4 4 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.77%) Axure RP
5 3 (0.77%) SpecFlow
5 3 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (0.52%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.26%) GCC
7 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.26%) JBehave
7 1 (0.26%) JUnit
7 1 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 101 (26.03%) Finance
2 25 (6.44%) Manufacturing
3 21 (5.41%) Retail
4 19 (4.90%) Banking
5 18 (4.64%) Marketing
6 16 (4.12%) Advertising
7 10 (2.58%) Local Government
8 8 (2.06%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.80%) French Language
10 5 (1.29%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.29%) General Ledger
10 5 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.52%) Automotive
11 2 (0.52%) Legal
11 2 (0.52%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.26%) Law
12 1 (0.26%) Polish Language
12 1 (0.26%) Publishing
12 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.41%) Web Services
2 16 (4.12%) Middleware
3 11 (2.84%) SAP PI
4 10 (2.58%) MDX
5 8 (2.06%) IDoc
6 6 (1.55%) .NET
6 6 (1.55%) JDBC
6 6 (1.55%) SAP XI
6 6 (1.55%) SOAP
7 5 (1.29%) Java EE
8 4 (1.03%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.03%) CSS
8 4 (1.03%) HTML
8 4 (1.03%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (0.77%) JMS
9 3 (0.77%) JSP
9 3 (0.77%) XML
10 2 (0.52%) SAP Business Workflow
10 2 (0.52%) Servlets
10 2 (0.52%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 56 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (6.96%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (2.84%) Fintech
4 11 (2.84%) NHS
5 9 (2.32%) Driving Licence
6 8 (2.06%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.06%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (1.80%) Social Media
8 4 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.03%) FMCG
8 4 (1.03%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.03%) Replication
9 3 (0.77%) iPad
9 3 (0.77%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.77%) User Experience
10 2 (0.52%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.52%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.52%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.26%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (9.54%) Windows
2 22 (5.67%) Linux
3 11 (2.84%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.06%) Unix
5 4 (1.03%) Solaris
5 4 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.52%) AIX
6 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.26%) Android
7 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (12.11%) Business Intelligence
2 39 (10.05%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (10.05%) Mentoring
3 36 (9.28%) Migration
4 33 (8.51%) Software Testing
5 31 (7.99%) DevOps
6 29 (7.47%) Project Management
7 27 (6.96%) Information Security
8 26 (6.70%) Presales
9 25 (6.44%) Risk Management
10 23 (5.93%) ERP
11 22 (5.67%) Business Analysis
12 21 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (5.15%) ITIL
14 19 (4.90%) Business Development
15 18 (4.64%) Data Migration
16 17 (4.38%) SDLC
17 15 (3.87%) Analytics
17 15 (3.87%) Customer Requirements
18 14 (3.61%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 52 (13.40%) SQL
2 25 (6.44%) Java
3 19 (4.90%) C#
3 19 (4.90%) Python
4 16 (4.12%) PL/SQL
5 14 (3.61%) Bash Shell
6 11 (2.84%) ABAP
7 8 (2.06%) C++
8 7 (1.80%) C
8 7 (1.80%) Ruby
9 6 (1.55%) JavaScript
9 6 (1.55%) PHP
10 5 (1.29%) Scala
11 3 (0.77%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.52%) LINC
12 2 (0.52%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.52%) R
13 1 (0.26%) VC++
Qualifications
1 59 (15.21%) Degree
2 30 (7.73%) CISSP
3 21 (5.41%) CISM
4 13 (3.35%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.35%) Security Cleared
5 11 (2.84%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (2.58%) CCNP
7 7 (1.80%) CCNA
8 6 (1.55%) CEH
8 6 (1.55%) MCSE
8 6 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.03%) CCIE
9 4 (1.03%) MCSA
10 3 (0.77%) CISA
10 3 (0.77%) GSEC
11 2 (0.52%) CIMA
11 2 (0.52%) CLAS
11 2 (0.52%) GIAC
11 2 (0.52%) ISEB
11 2 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (3.35%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 8 (2.06%) GDPR
3 8 (2.06%) QA
4 5 (1.29%) PMO
5 4 (1.03%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 4 (1.03%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.26%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.26%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 20 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.35%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.03%) vSphere
5 3 (0.77%) Firmware
6 2 (0.52%) Docker
6 2 (0.52%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (0.52%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (1.55%) vCenter Server
2 5 (1.29%) Ansible
2 5 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.29%) Puppet
2 5 (1.29%) Terraform
3 4 (1.03%) Data Guard
3 4 (1.03%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.77%) EnCase
4 3 (0.77%) FTK
4 3 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.52%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.52%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (0.52%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.26%) Grafana
6 1 (0.26%) Packer
6 1 (0.26%) SCCM
6 1 (0.26%) SCOM
6 1 (0.26%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 65 (16.75%) Microsoft
2 50 (12.89%) SAP
3 31 (7.99%) Cisco
3 31 (7.99%) VMware
4 30 (7.73%) Oracle
5 28 (7.22%) Virgin Media
6 18 (4.64%) Google
7 17 (4.38%) Sage
8 15 (3.87%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (2.84%) CheckPoint
9 11 (2.84%) HP
9 11 (2.84%) Juniper
9 11 (2.84%) Tableau
10 9 (2.32%) Rackspace
11 6 (1.55%) Aruba
12 4 (1.03%) Citrix
12 4 (1.03%) EMC
12 4 (1.03%) Epicor
12 4 (1.03%) F5
12 4 (1.03%) Infor