Period
to 15 October 2021

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 15 October 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
15 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 113 105 71
Rank change year-on-year -8 -34 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 174 56 308
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.60% 2.10% 4.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 2.16% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 111 47 186
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £27,000
25th Percentile £36,750 £33,750 £39,719
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £49,250 £59,688
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £59,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 6,251 2,588 6,901
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.55% 97.00% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4,869 2,268 5,588
10th Percentile £28,968 £31,250 £23,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £64,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 15 October 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 15 October 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 -8 135 £50,000 +36.99% 30
South Yorkshire -37 19 £55,000 +20.88% 5
North Yorkshire +4 17 £47,500 +18.75% 1
East Yorkshire - 2 £27,500 - 2
Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 63 (36.21%) Social Skills
2 61 (35.06%) Microsoft
3 42 (24.14%) Finance
4 40 (22.99%) Azure
5 37 (21.26%) ERP
6 34 (19.54%) SQL Server
7 33 (18.97%) Microsoft 365
8 32 (18.39%) Presales
9 31 (17.82%) REST
9 31 (17.82%) XML
10 30 (17.24%) SOAP
10 30 (17.24%) Web Services
10 30 (17.24%) XSLT
10 30 (17.24%) SAP
10 30 (17.24%) PHP
10 30 (17.24%) EDI
10 30 (17.24%) XPath
11 26 (14.94%) .NET
11 26 (14.94%) Requirements Gathering
12 24 (13.79%) Active Directory
13 23 (13.22%) Java
13 23 (13.22%) Self-Motivation
14 22 (12.64%) Data Centre
14 22 (12.64%) Sage
15 21 (12.07%) Retail
15 21 (12.07%) SAP Business One
16 20 (11.49%) Strategic Management
16 20 (11.49%) EPoS
17 19 (10.92%) Problem-Solving
18 16 (9.20%) Adobe

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 7 (4.02%) Skype for Business
2 3 (1.72%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.15%) IIS
4 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (5.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (5.17%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (12.07%) SAP Business One
2 6 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (2.87%) SAP CO
3 5 (2.87%) SAP FI
3 5 (2.87%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (2.30%) SAP SD
5 3 (1.72%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (1.15%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.57%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 40 (22.99%) Azure
2 33 (18.97%) Microsoft 365
3 15 (8.62%) Azure Active Directory
4 13 (7.47%) Dynamics 365
5 12 (6.90%) Power Platform
6 11 (6.32%) AWS
7 9 (5.17%) Adobe Analytics
7 9 (5.17%) Google Analytics
7 9 (5.17%) Google Data Studio
7 9 (5.17%) Google Sheets
7 9 (5.17%) Google Tag Manager
8 8 (4.60%) OneDrive
9 7 (4.02%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (4.02%) IaaS
10 6 (3.45%) Cohesity
11 4 (2.30%) GCP
12 2 (1.15%) PowerApps
13 1 (0.57%) Azure Logic Apps
13 1 (0.57%) Power Automate
13 1 (0.57%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.60%) SAN
2 7 (4.02%) Skype
2 7 (4.02%) Unified Communications
2 7 (4.02%) VPN
3 6 (3.45%) Cisco Firepower
4 1 (0.57%) Intranet
4 1 (0.57%) LAN
4 1 (0.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (19.54%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.90%) Power BI
3 9 (5.17%) Tableau
4 1 (0.57%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
General
1 63 (36.21%) Social Skills
2 42 (24.14%) Finance
3 21 (12.07%) Retail
4 16 (9.20%) Back Office
5 15 (8.62%) Law
6 13 (7.47%) Marketing
7 9 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.87%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.72%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.72%) Legal
10 2 (1.15%) Documentation Skills
11 1 (0.57%) Games
11 1 (0.57%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.57%) Influencing Skills
11 1 (0.57%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (17.82%) REST
1 31 (17.82%) XML
2 30 (17.24%) EDI
2 30 (17.24%) SOAP
2 30 (17.24%) Web Services
2 30 (17.24%) XSLT
3 26 (14.94%) .NET
4 11 (6.32%) Node.js
5 9 (5.17%) DOM
6 5 (2.87%) HTML
7 3 (1.72%) React
8 2 (1.15%) CSS
9 1 (0.57%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.57%) COM
9 1 (0.57%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.57%) HTML5 Canvas
9 1 (0.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (0.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.22%) Self-Motivation
2 22 (12.64%) Data Centre
3 20 (11.49%) EPoS
4 15 (8.62%) Public Cloud
5 12 (6.90%) User Experience
6 9 (5.17%) FMCG
7 6 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (2.87%) BYOD
9 3 (1.72%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.15%) Analytical Mindset
10 2 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.15%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.15%) Legacy Applications
11 1 (0.57%) Cyberattack
11 1 (0.57%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.57%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.57%) Smart Home
11 1 (0.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.62%) Windows
2 14 (8.05%) Windows Server
3 7 (4.02%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (21.26%) ERP
2 32 (18.39%) Presales
3 26 (14.94%) Requirements Gathering
4 20 (11.49%) Strategic Management
5 19 (10.92%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (9.20%) Cybersecurity
7 14 (8.05%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (8.05%) Risk Management
8 13 (7.47%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (7.47%) Service Delivery
9 12 (6.90%) Information Security
10 10 (5.75%) Dashboard Development
11 9 (5.17%) Analytics
11 9 (5.17%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
11 9 (5.17%) Digital Analytics
11 9 (5.17%) Pay per click
11 9 (5.17%) SEO
12 8 (4.60%) Project Management
13 7 (4.02%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (4.02%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (17.24%) PHP
1 30 (17.24%) XPath
2 23 (13.22%) Java
3 14 (8.05%) JavaScript
3 14 (8.05%) SQL
4 12 (6.90%) Python
5 9 (5.17%) R
6 4 (2.30%) C#
7 2 (1.15%) C++
7 2 (1.15%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.57%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.57%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (7.47%) SC Cleared
1 13 (7.47%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.17%) Analytics IQ
3 7 (4.02%) CISM
3 7 (4.02%) CISSP
4 5 (2.87%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (2.30%) Degree
6 2 (1.15%) ACCA
6 2 (1.15%) CIMA
7 1 (0.57%) AAT
7 1 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.45%) GDPR
3 5 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 5 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 5 (2.87%) NCSC
3 5 (2.87%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.72%) Accessibility
4 3 (1.72%) NIST
5 2 (1.15%) COBIT
5 2 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 24 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 15 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.60%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.02%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (8.62%) Microsoft Intune
2 9 (5.17%) Matomo
3 7 (4.02%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 7 (4.02%) SCCM
3 7 (4.02%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (1.15%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.57%) QRadar
Vendors
1 61 (35.06%) Microsoft
2 30 (17.24%) SAP
3 22 (12.64%) Sage
4 16 (9.20%) Adobe
5 15 (8.62%) Google
5 15 (8.62%) VMware
6 9 (5.17%) Snowplow
7 7 (4.02%) Apple
7 7 (4.02%) Cisco
7 7 (4.02%) Dell
7 7 (4.02%) NetApp
8 6 (3.45%) CommVault
8 6 (3.45%) EMC
8 6 (3.45%) HP
8 6 (3.45%) IBM
8 6 (3.45%) Veeam
8 6 (3.45%) Veritas
8 6 (3.45%) Zerto
9 3 (1.72%) Oracle
10 2 (1.15%) Remedy