The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Consultant
Rank 93 96 78
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.39% 0.090% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.093% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +43.10%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Senior Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
988 1080 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.05% 97.74% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 827 928 694
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,925 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Senior Consultant Salary Trend in Kent

Senior Consultant
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Senior Consultant Salary Histogram in Kent

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Avaya
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) OpenView
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Aruba
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) OpenView
1 1 (25.00%) Control-M
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) BT
3 1 (25.00%) Aruba
3 1 (25.00%) Sun
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) JBoss