The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Consultant
Rank 124 117 138
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 5 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.26% 0.40% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.43% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 1
Average salary £60,000 £80,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +56.86%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +20.00%
Senior Consultant
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1772 1641 1928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.48% 94.80% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1553 1342 1621
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Senior Consultant Salary Trend in Cheshire

Senior Consultant
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Consultant within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +12 4 £60,000 -14.28%
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Senior Consultant
North West

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 12 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) SAS
2 8 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 8 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 7 (43.75%) Project Management
4 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle
5 5 (31.25%) XML
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle iProcurement
6 4 (25.00%) Data Integration
6 4 (25.00%) Business Analytics
6 4 (25.00%) Analytics
6 4 (25.00%) Information Management
6 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (25.00%) E-business
6 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (18.75%) Retail
8 2 (12.50%) Base SAS
8 2 (12.50%) Line Management
8 2 (12.50%) Change Management
8 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
8 2 (12.50%) UNIX
8 2 (12.50%) Banking
9 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 8 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (12.50%) Base SAS
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (43.75%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) E-business
3 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (25.00%) Information Management
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analytics
3 4 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Line Management
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) EAM
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) CCIE
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) Teradata
2 1 (6.25%) Fujitsu