Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 72 70
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 373 391 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.88% 3.61% 3.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.98% 3.70% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 266 341 437
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +11.76% -10.53%
10th Percentile £30,375 £31,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £70,000
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 9,383 10,578 12,060
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.66% 97.69% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7,951 8,939 9,935
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,225 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 January 2018.

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 January 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
West Yorkshire +19 252 £55,000 +10.00% 42
North Yorkshire +47 49 £55,000 +37.50% 6
South Yorkshire +10 45 £55,000 +17.02% 4
East Yorkshire +1 10 £27,500 -35.29% 6
Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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.

1 108 (28.95%) Finance
2 66 (17.69%) SQL
3 58 (15.55%) SAP
3 58 (15.55%) Microsoft
4 50 (13.40%) Analytical Skills
5 47 (12.60%) Degree
6 43 (11.53%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (11.53%) Business Intelligence
6 43 (11.53%) Oracle
7 37 (9.92%) Amazon AWS
8 36 (9.65%) Microsoft Azure
9 35 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 34 (9.12%) VMware
10 34 (9.12%) DevOps
10 34 (9.12%) Mentoring
11 32 (8.58%) Presales
12 31 (8.31%) ERP
12 31 (8.31%) Retail
13 30 (8.04%) Office 365
14 29 (7.77%) Windows
14 29 (7.77%) Migration
15 28 (7.51%) PL/SQL
15 28 (7.51%) Software Testing
15 28 (7.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 26 (6.97%) Cisco
17 25 (6.70%) Information Security
18 24 (6.43%) Manufacturing
19 23 (6.17%) CISSP
19 23 (6.17%) Java
20 22 (5.90%) Project Management

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 12 (3.22%) Skype for Business
2 7 (1.88%) SAS
3 5 (1.34%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.34%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.80%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.54%) Apache
5 2 (0.54%) CMS
5 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.54%) JBoss
5 2 (0.54%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.54%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.27%) Confluence
6 1 (0.27%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.27%) IIS
6 1 (0.27%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.27%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (1.07%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.80%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.80%) SPSS
3 2 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.54%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.27%) InVision
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (5.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 18 (4.83%) Oracle 11i
3 14 (3.75%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (3.49%) Oracle Financials
5 12 (3.22%) SAP SD
6 7 (1.88%) Oracle ASCP
6 7 (1.88%) Oracle Manufacturing
6 7 (1.88%) Sage 200
6 7 (1.88%) SAP FI
6 7 (1.88%) SAP MM
7 6 (1.61%) SAP CO
7 6 (1.61%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (1.07%) SAP GRC
9 3 (0.80%) Sage X3
9 3 (0.80%) Veritas eDiscovery
10 2 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.54%) SAP CRM
10 2 (0.54%) SAP ECC
10 2 (0.54%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.54%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 37 (9.92%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (9.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (8.04%) Office 365
4 11 (2.95%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (2.68%) Azure Active Directory
5 10 (2.68%) Dynamics 365
6 9 (2.41%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.34%) Amazon S3
7 5 (1.34%) IaaS
8 4 (1.07%) G Suite
9 3 (0.80%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (0.80%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 3 (0.80%) Serverless
9 3 (0.80%) Slack
10 2 (0.54%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 1 (0.27%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 1 (0.27%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.83%) VPN
2 12 (3.22%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (3.22%) Firewall
2 12 (3.22%) Skype
3 9 (2.41%) BGP
3 9 (2.41%) EIGRP
3 9 (2.41%) Network Security
3 9 (2.41%) OSPF
3 9 (2.41%) Wireless
4 8 (2.14%) MPLS
4 8 (2.14%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (1.61%) LAN
5 6 (1.61%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.34%) Cisco ISE
6 5 (1.34%) Cisco Wireless
7 4 (1.07%) DNS
8 3 (0.80%) SAN
8 3 (0.80%) WAN
9 2 (0.54%) DHCP
9 2 (0.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.68%) Oracle Database
3 7 (1.88%) SAP BW
3 7 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (1.34%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 5 (1.34%) QlikView
6 4 (1.07%) DB2
6 4 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.80%) Base SAS
7 3 (0.80%) Big Data
7 3 (0.80%) MS Access
7 3 (0.80%) Power BI
7 3 (0.80%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.80%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.80%) SAP HANA
7 3 (0.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (0.54%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 17 (4.56%) Cucumber
1 17 (4.56%) Selenium
2 14 (3.75%) Jenkins
2 14 (3.75%) SoapUI
3 13 (3.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 11 (2.95%) Buildbot
4 11 (2.95%) Ranorex
5 8 (2.14%) Appium
5 8 (2.14%) JIRA
6 6 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (1.61%) SpecFlow
6 6 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.80%) Axure RP
7 3 (0.80%) Gatling
7 3 (0.80%) JMeter
7 3 (0.80%) NeoLoad
7 3 (0.80%) WATIR
7 3 (0.80%) WebLOAD
8 2 (0.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (0.54%) HP UFT
General
1 108 (28.95%) Finance
2 31 (8.31%) Retail
3 24 (6.43%) Manufacturing
4 18 (4.83%) Advertising
5 16 (4.29%) Banking
6 13 (3.49%) Marketing
7 12 (3.22%) Local Government
8 11 (2.95%) Legal
9 10 (2.68%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.61%) Automotive
11 5 (1.34%) Financial Institution
12 4 (1.07%) Law
13 2 (0.54%) Publishing
14 1 (0.27%) French Language
14 1 (0.27%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.27%) Military
14 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.27%) Polish Language
14 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.36%) Middleware
2 18 (4.83%) Web Services
3 13 (3.49%) SAP PI
4 10 (2.68%) MDX
5 9 (2.41%) IDoc
6 7 (1.88%) Java EE
6 7 (1.88%) JDBC
6 7 (1.88%) SOAP
7 6 (1.61%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (1.61%) SAP XI
8 5 (1.34%) .NET
8 5 (1.34%) CSS
8 5 (1.34%) HTML
9 4 (1.07%) ASP.NET
10 3 (0.80%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (0.80%) JSP
10 3 (0.80%) Mason
10 3 (0.80%) SailPoint
10 3 (0.80%) SAP Business Workflow
11 2 (0.54%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 50 (13.40%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.09%) Management Information System
3 16 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (2.41%) Fintech
4 9 (2.41%) Social Media
5 8 (2.14%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.61%) Driving Licence
6 6 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (1.34%) NHS
8 4 (1.07%) Replication
9 3 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (0.80%) iPad
9 3 (0.80%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.80%) User Experience
10 2 (0.54%) Clustering
10 2 (0.54%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.54%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.54%) HP Storage
10 2 (0.54%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.27%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 29 (7.77%) Windows
2 19 (5.09%) Linux
3 14 (3.75%) Windows Server
4 12 (3.22%) Unix
5 6 (1.61%) Solaris
6 2 (0.54%) AIX
7 1 (0.27%) Android
7 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (11.53%) Agile Software Development
1 43 (11.53%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 34 (9.12%) DevOps
3 34 (9.12%) Mentoring
4 32 (8.58%) Presales
5 31 (8.31%) ERP
6 29 (7.77%) Migration
7 28 (7.51%) Software Testing
8 25 (6.70%) Information Security
9 22 (5.90%) Project Management
10 21 (5.63%) Risk Management
11 20 (5.36%) Test Automation
12 18 (4.83%) Business Development
13 17 (4.56%) ITIL
14 16 (4.29%) Analytics
14 16 (4.29%) Customer Requirements
15 14 (3.75%) Logistics
15 14 (3.75%) Scrum
15 14 (3.75%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 66 (17.69%) SQL
2 28 (7.51%) PL/SQL
3 23 (6.17%) Java
4 19 (5.09%) Python
5 18 (4.83%) C#
6 17 (4.56%) C
7 14 (3.75%) ABAP
7 14 (3.75%) Ruby
8 12 (3.22%) C++
8 12 (3.22%) PHP
9 11 (2.95%) Scala
10 10 (2.68%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.34%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.54%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.54%) R
12 2 (0.54%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.54%) X++
13 1 (0.27%) LINC
13 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 47 (12.60%) Degree
2 23 (6.17%) CISSP
3 18 (4.83%) CISM
3 18 (4.83%) SC Cleared
3 18 (4.83%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.61%) CCNP
6 5 (1.34%) CCNA
7 3 (0.80%) CEH
7 3 (0.80%) CISA
7 3 (0.80%) GSEC
7 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.80%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.80%) PCI QSA
8 2 (0.54%) ACCA
8 2 (0.54%) CCIE
8 2 (0.54%) CIMA
8 2 (0.54%) GIAC
8 2 (0.54%) MCSA
8 2 (0.54%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (3.22%) GDPR
3 10 (2.68%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 4 (1.07%) QA
6 3 (0.80%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (0.80%) NIST 800
6 3 (0.80%) PMO
7 2 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.27%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (5.36%) Active Directory
3 12 (3.22%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.07%) vSphere
6 3 (0.80%) Docker
6 3 (0.80%) Firmware
7 2 (0.54%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.54%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (2.14%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (1.88%) Data Guard
3 6 (1.61%) Ansible
3 6 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.61%) Puppet
3 6 (1.61%) Terraform
4 4 (1.07%) vCenter Server
5 3 (0.80%) EnCase
5 3 (0.80%) FTK
5 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.54%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.54%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (0.54%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.54%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.54%) Packer
7 1 (0.27%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 58 (15.55%) Microsoft
1 58 (15.55%) SAP
2 43 (11.53%) Oracle
3 34 (9.12%) VMware
4 26 (6.97%) Cisco
5 20 (5.36%) Google
5 20 (5.36%) Virgin Media
6 14 (3.75%) Sage
7 13 (3.49%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (2.95%) Rackspace
8 11 (2.95%) Tableau
9 9 (2.41%) HP
10 7 (1.88%) CheckPoint
10 7 (1.88%) Juniper
11 5 (1.34%) Infor
11 5 (1.34%) Ruckus Wireless
12 4 (1.07%) Epicor
12 4 (1.07%) F5
12 4 (1.07%) JD Edwards
12 4 (1.07%) Twitter