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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Consultant
Rank 228 218 250
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 17 26 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.39% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.41% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 12
Average salary £52,500 £62,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,500 £43,200
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £77,000 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +12.14%
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
6553 6284 7513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.04% 95.15% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5613 5297 6540
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 -7 13 £50,000 -23.07% 3
Cheshire -13 3 £57,500 -4.16%
Merseyside +10 1 £80,000 +45.45% 1
Senior Consultant
England

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 19 (32.76%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (27.59%) Project Management
2 16 (27.59%) Test Scripting
3 15 (25.86%) SAP
3 15 (25.86%) ISEB
3 15 (25.86%) Functional Testing
4 9 (15.52%) Manufacturing
5 8 (13.79%) Finance
5 8 (13.79%) SAS
5 8 (13.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 8 (13.79%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 7 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (12.07%) Java
6 7 (12.07%) SQL
7 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (10.34%) Mentoring
8 5 (8.62%) Data Integration
8 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
8 5 (8.62%) C#
8 5 (8.62%) ITIL
8 5 (8.62%) Windows
8 5 (8.62%) SAP Implementation
8 5 (8.62%) SAP QM
8 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.90%) Information Security
9 4 (6.90%) Programme Management
9 4 (6.90%) Resource Management
9 4 (6.90%) IT Governance
9 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
9 4 (6.90%) ABAP

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 8 (13.79%) SAS
2 3 (5.17%) Apache
2 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.17%) IIS
3 2 (3.45%) SAP EP
3 2 (3.45%) NetWeaver
3 2 (3.45%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) SAP QM
2 3 (5.17%) SAP SD
3 2 (3.45%) SAP CRM
3 2 (3.45%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.72%) SAP HR
4 1 (1.72%) SAP PP
4 1 (1.72%) SAP HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 8 (13.79%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.45%) Base SAS
3 2 (3.45%) OLAP
3 2 (3.45%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (3.45%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.72%) Selenium IDE
1 1 (1.72%) LSMW
1 1 (1.72%) Selenium
1 1 (1.72%) Xcode
General
1 9 (15.52%) Manufacturing
2 8 (13.79%) Finance
3 3 (5.17%) Retail
4 2 (3.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.72%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) SAP Smart Forms
1 2 (3.45%) BAPI
1 2 (3.45%) Web Dynpro
1 2 (3.45%) SAP Business Workflow
1 2 (3.45%) WCF
1 2 (3.45%) WPF
1 2 (3.45%) Spring
1 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
1 2 (3.45%) .NET
1 2 (3.45%) J2EE
1 2 (3.45%) REST
1 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.72%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.72%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (1.72%) iOS SDK
2 1 (1.72%) EDI
2 1 (1.72%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.76%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.62%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.45%) FMCG
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) UNIX
3 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) Project Management
1 16 (27.59%) Test Scripting
2 15 (25.86%) Functional Testing
3 7 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (10.34%) Mentoring
5 5 (8.62%) ITIL
5 5 (8.62%) SAP Implementation
5 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.90%) Information Security
6 4 (6.90%) Programme Management
6 4 (6.90%) Resource Management
6 4 (6.90%) IT Governance
6 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.90%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (5.17%) BDD
7 3 (5.17%) Business Analytics
7 3 (5.17%) Analytics
7 3 (5.17%) Quality Management
7 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.17%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.07%) Java
1 7 (12.07%) SQL
2 5 (8.62%) C#
3 4 (6.90%) ABAP
4 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.45%) C
5 2 (3.45%) C++
5 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.45%) SAPscript
5 2 (3.45%) Scala
6 1 (1.72%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (25.86%) ISEB
2 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.90%) CISSP
3 4 (6.90%) CISA
3 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (6.90%) PCI QSA
4 3 (5.17%) CISM
4 3 (5.17%) Degree
5 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) MBA
6 1 (1.72%) CCIE
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.17%) HIPAA
2 3 (5.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.45%) QA
4 1 (1.72%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) SAP
2 4 (6.90%) Cisco
3 3 (5.17%) VMware
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle
4 2 (3.45%) Siebel
4 2 (3.45%) Adobe
4 2 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.72%) Teradata
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Salary: competitive
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