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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 83 95 82
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 14 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.10% 0.74% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.78% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 12
Average salary £66,250 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.45% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £59,000 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
1206 1286 1336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.81% 95.47% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 811 830 861
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016, 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 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (44.12%) Software Delivery
3 15 (44.12%) Information Management
3 15 (44.12%) Informatica
4 13 (38.24%) Data Centre
5 10 (29.41%) Finance
5 10 (29.41%) Project Management
6 8 (23.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (23.53%) Migration
6 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (23.53%) Windows
6 8 (23.53%) Windows 2000
6 8 (23.53%) Banking
6 8 (23.53%) Retail
6 8 (23.53%) Asset Management
6 8 (23.53%) Management Information System
6 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
6 8 (23.53%) Line Management
6 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (23.53%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (23.53%) Change Control
7 6 (17.65%) Degree
8 5 (14.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (14.71%) IIS
8 5 (14.71%) CISSP
8 5 (14.71%) CISM
8 5 (14.71%) ArcSight
8 5 (14.71%) Splunk
8 5 (14.71%) Portfolio Management

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (14.71%) IIS
2 3 (8.82%) PowerExchange
3 1 (2.94%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (8.82%) GIS
1 3 (8.82%) PowerCenter
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 8 (23.53%) Banking
2 8 (23.53%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (23.53%) Retail
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (2.94%) Games
4 1 (2.94%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) CSS
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (38.24%) Data Centre
3 8 (23.53%) Management Information System
4 5 (14.71%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (8.82%) Data Integration
5 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.94%) Copywriting
6 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.94%) Health Informatics
6 1 (2.94%) Informatics
6 1 (2.94%) NHS
6 1 (2.94%) Social Media
6 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
1 8 (23.53%) Windows 2000
1 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
1 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (8.82%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) Information Management
2 15 (44.12%) Software Delivery
3 10 (29.41%) Project Management
4 8 (23.53%) Asset Management
4 8 (23.53%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (23.53%) Change Control
4 8 (23.53%) Line Management
4 8 (23.53%) Migration
5 5 (14.71%) Analytics
5 5 (14.71%) Performance Management
5 5 (14.71%) Portfolio Management
5 5 (14.71%) Security Architecture
5 5 (14.71%) Security Operations
5 5 (14.71%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (11.76%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (8.82%) B2B
7 3 (8.82%) Data Management
7 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.82%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 5 (14.71%) CISM
2 5 (14.71%) CISSP
2 5 (14.71%) IISP
3 4 (11.76%) CEH
3 4 (11.76%) CHFI
3 4 (11.76%) ECSA
4 3 (8.82%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (14.71%) PCI DSS
2 3 (8.82%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Informatica
2 5 (14.71%) ArcSight
2 5 (14.71%) Splunk
3 1 (2.94%) Google
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
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