The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 217 234 222
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 27 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.47% 0.23% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.24% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 19
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £40,400
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £73,500 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Senior Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5465 6672 6306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.93% 96.56% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4584 5653 5289
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Senior Consultant Salary Trend in the North West

Senior Consultant
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Senior Consultant Salary Histogram in the North West

Senior Consultant
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Consultant within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Manchester +30 20 £60,000 +41.17% 2
Cheshire +14 5 £42,500 -26.08% 2
Cumbria - 1 £65,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £65,000 -
Senior Consultant
England

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 16 (29.63%) Information Management
2 14 (25.93%) Presales
3 12 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
4 11 (20.37%) Vulnerability Management
5 10 (18.52%) SIEM
5 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (16.67%) Firewall
6 9 (16.67%) Games
6 9 (16.67%) Analytics
6 9 (16.67%) Security Operations
6 9 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (16.67%) PCI DSS
7 8 (14.81%) Customer Engagement
7 8 (14.81%) Strategic Planning
7 8 (14.81%) Identity Access Management
7 8 (14.81%) Management Information System
7 8 (14.81%) Internet
7 8 (14.81%) VPN
8 7 (12.96%) Finance
9 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 6 (11.11%) JIRA
10 5 (9.26%) QA
10 5 (9.26%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (9.26%) Test Scripting
10 5 (9.26%) Driving Licence
10 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (9.26%) HP
10 5 (9.26%) ISEB
10 5 (9.26%) PMI

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.85%) Apache
3 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.85%) CMS
3 1 (1.85%) Drupal
3 1 (1.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.85%) Lync
3 1 (1.85%) SAS
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.85%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.85%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) GitHub
2 1 (1.85%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.85%) IaaS
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) PaaS
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) Firewall
2 8 (14.81%) Internet
2 8 (14.81%) VPN
3 1 (1.85%) BGP
3 1 (1.85%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.85%) HSRP
3 1 (1.85%) LDAP
3 1 (1.85%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Big Data
1 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.85%) DB2
1 1 (1.85%) GIS
1 1 (1.85%) MySQL
1 1 (1.85%) SAP HANA
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) JIRA
2 5 (9.26%) Bugzilla
2 5 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.70%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.85%) Ant
4 1 (1.85%) FishEye
4 1 (1.85%) Maven
4 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 9 (16.67%) Games
2 7 (12.96%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Publishing
3 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.85%) French Language
4 1 (1.85%) German Language
4 1 (1.85%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.85%) Japanese Language
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) J2EE
2 1 (1.85%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) jQuery
2 1 (1.85%) LAMP
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.85%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) Driving Licence
2 5 (9.26%) PMI
3 2 (3.70%) Clustering
3 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.70%) EqualLogic
3 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.85%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.85%) Statistics
4 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Linux
1 3 (5.56%) Windows
1 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.85%) AIX
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.85%) Solaris
2 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Information Management
2 14 (25.93%) Presales
3 12 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
4 11 (20.37%) Vulnerability Management
5 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (18.52%) SIEM
6 9 (16.67%) Analytics
6 9 (16.67%) Security Operations
7 8 (14.81%) Customer Engagement
7 8 (14.81%) Identity Access Management
7 8 (14.81%) Strategic Planning
8 5 (9.26%) Test Scripting
9 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.41%) Data Governance
9 4 (7.41%) ETL
9 4 (7.41%) Information Security
10 3 (5.56%) DevOps
10 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.70%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.70%) C
1 2 (3.70%) PHP
1 2 (3.70%) SQL
2 1 (1.85%) Java
2 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.85%) Python
2 1 (1.85%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) ISEB
1 5 (9.26%) PMI Certification
2 4 (7.41%) CREST Certified
2 4 (7.41%) Degree
3 2 (3.70%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (1.85%) CCNA
4 1 (1.85%) CCNP
4 1 (1.85%) CHECK Team Leader
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.85%) CISM
4 1 (1.85%) CISSP
4 1 (1.85%) IISP
4 1 (1.85%) JNCIP
4 1 (1.85%) JNCIS
4 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 5 (9.26%) QA
3 4 (7.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) Docker
2 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) vSphere
3 1 (1.85%) XenApp
3 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (5.56%) SCCM
3 2 (3.70%) Puppet
4 1 (1.85%) AppDNA
4 1 (1.85%) EdgeSight
4 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (1.85%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) HP
3 4 (7.41%) VMware
4 3 (5.56%) SAP
5 2 (3.70%) Citrix
5 2 (3.70%) Dell
5 2 (3.70%) Dell Compellent
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle
6 1 (1.85%) Avaya
6 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco
6 1 (1.85%) Cognos
6 1 (1.85%) Juniper
6 1 (1.85%) Mapinfo
6 1 (1.85%) NetApp
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.85%) Siebel
6 1 (1.85%) ThinPrint
6 1 (1.85%) TIBCO
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + OTE 100k+
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
North West or South
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