The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Consultant
Rank 90 94 84
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 11 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.78% 1.25% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 1.31% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 5
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £58,000 £59,500
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -2.52%
Senior Consultant
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1328 1526 1128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.12% 95.49% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 847 989 683
Average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Consultant Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Project Management
2 8 (32.00%) Finance
3 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (28.00%) Informatica
3 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (24.00%) Data Protection
4 6 (24.00%) Data Integration
4 6 (24.00%) PCI DSS
4 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (24.00%) Information Assurance
4 6 (24.00%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (24.00%) Cyber Security
4 6 (24.00%) LAN
4 6 (24.00%) WLAN
4 6 (24.00%) ITIL
4 6 (24.00%) UNIX
4 6 (24.00%) Windows
4 6 (24.00%) Linux
4 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 6 (24.00%) Oracle
4 6 (24.00%) Benchmarking
4 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (24.00%) MBA
4 6 (24.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (24.00%) CISSP
4 6 (24.00%) CISA
4 6 (24.00%) CISM
4 6 (24.00%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (24.00%) Information Security

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) LAN
1 6 (24.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.00%) PowerCenter
2 1 (4.00%) Pentaho
2 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Mahout
2 1 (4.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) BigTable
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (4.00%) JMeter
1 1 (4.00%) SilkPerformer
1 1 (4.00%) Selenium
1 1 (4.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (4.00%) Axure RP
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
1 2 (8.00%) CSS
1 2 (8.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) Cryptography
2 6 (24.00%) SCADA
2 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (24.00%) Data Integration
2 6 (24.00%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (12.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) UNIX
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Project Management
3 6 (24.00%) Benchmarking
3 6 (24.00%) ITIL
3 6 (24.00%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (24.00%) Information Security
3 6 (24.00%) Data Protection
3 6 (24.00%) Information Assurance
3 6 (24.00%) Cyber Security
4 4 (16.00%) Analytics
5 3 (12.00%) Business Transformation
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.00%) B2B
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) Investment Management
6 2 (8.00%) Customer Insight
6 2 (8.00%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) CISSP
1 6 (24.00%) CISA
1 6 (24.00%) CISM
1 6 (24.00%) MBA
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (24.00%) COBIT
1 6 (24.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) HDFS
1 1 (4.00%) GPFS
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Informatica
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Cognos
3 1 (4.00%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (4.00%) Talend
Edinburgh
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + £6k car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago