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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Consultant
Rank 90 86 79
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 19 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.21% 1.36% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.41% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 5
Average salary £75,000 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
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
1470 1419 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.63% 96.20% 94.98%
Number of salaries quoted 957 945 708
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Senior Consultant Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) Analytics
3 8 (27.59%) Finance
3 8 (27.59%) Informatica
4 7 (24.14%) Project Management
4 7 (24.14%) Data Integration
4 7 (24.14%) Customer Insight
4 7 (24.14%) Target Operating Model
5 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
5 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
5 6 (20.69%) GIS
5 6 (20.69%) PhD
5 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
6 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
7 4 (13.79%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (13.79%) Windows
7 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
7 4 (13.79%) Degree
7 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (10.34%) COBIT
8 3 (10.34%) SCADA
8 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
8 3 (10.34%) PCI DSS
8 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (10.34%) Cryptography
8 3 (10.34%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (10.34%) Cyber Security
8 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
8 3 (10.34%) Information Assurance

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Project
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) WLAN
1 3 (10.34%) LAN
2 1 (3.45%) VoIP
2 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.45%) PPP
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.90%) PowerCenter
2 1 (3.45%) Pentaho
2 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.45%) Mahout
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) BigTable
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (3.45%) Axure RP
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Retail
4 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Data Integration
2 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
2 6 (20.69%) GIS
3 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
4 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
5 3 (10.34%) Cryptography
5 3 (10.34%) SCADA
5 3 (10.34%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (3.45%) User Experience
6 1 (3.45%) Informatics
6 1 (3.45%) NHS
6 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) UNIX
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) Analytics
3 7 (24.14%) Customer Insight
3 7 (24.14%) Project Management
3 7 (24.14%) Target Operating Model
4 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
4 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
5 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.34%) Benchmarking
6 3 (10.34%) Migration
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL
6 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (10.34%) Information Security
6 3 (10.34%) Cyber Security
6 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
6 3 (10.34%) Information Assurance
7 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Investment Management
7 2 (6.90%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) PhD
2 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) CISA
3 3 (10.34%) CISM
3 3 (10.34%) MBA
3 3 (10.34%) CISSP
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) CCNA
4 1 (3.45%) CCDA
4 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (10.34%) COBIT
1 3 (10.34%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) HDFS
1 1 (3.45%) GPFS
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Informatica
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Cognos
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Nortel
3 1 (3.45%) Juniper
3 1 (3.45%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (3.45%) Nokia
3 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.45%) McAfee
3 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
3 1 (3.45%) SonicWALL
3 1 (3.45%) F5
3 1 (3.45%) Talend