The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 21 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 5 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 5.15% 2.73% 3.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.26% 2.80% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £57,500 £61,500
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -6.50%
Senior Consultant
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
95 107 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 97.94% 97.27% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 60 64 87
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Consultant in the job title across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the Belfast region.

Senior Consultant Salary Trend in Belfast

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited Senior Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Consultant in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) Yammer
2 4 (80.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (80.00%) OneDrive
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) IaaS
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (80.00%) Presales
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) SCOM
2 4 (80.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) SaaS
2 4 (80.00%) PaaS
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (80.00%) Back Office
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) COM
3 1 (20.00%) Unix

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited Senior Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (80.00%) IaaS
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
1 4 (80.00%) OneDrive
1 4 (80.00%) PaaS
1 4 (80.00%) SaaS
1 4 (80.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) NetWare
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Presales
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Security
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (20.00%) EMC Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) XenApp
1 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (20.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
1 4 (80.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Novell
2 1 (20.00%) Sun