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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Consultant
Rank 230 227 207
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 26 38 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.38% 0.52% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.54% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 12 33 30
Average salary £67,500 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £69,900 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,750 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +9.09%
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
6480 6976 6460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.50% 94.87% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5386 5660 5547
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £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 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 31 August 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 31 August 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
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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 -4 15 £70,000 +16.66% 2
Cheshire -11 5 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Merseyside - 4 - -
Lancashire +3 2 - -
Senior Consultant
England

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 21 (29.58%) VMware
1 21 (29.58%) Microsoft
2 19 (26.76%) Citrix
2 19 (26.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (23.94%) Data Centre
4 14 (19.72%) Citrix Certification
4 14 (19.72%) MCSE
5 13 (18.31%) Cisco
5 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (16.90%) EMC
6 12 (16.90%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
6 12 (16.90%) SAP
7 11 (15.49%) Degree
8 10 (14.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (14.08%) SAP CO
8 10 (14.08%) Finance
8 10 (14.08%) SAP FI/CO
8 10 (14.08%) SAP FI
9 9 (12.68%) Migration
9 9 (12.68%) CCNA
9 9 (12.68%) Windows
9 9 (12.68%) EMC Certification
9 9 (12.68%) Vulnerability Management
9 9 (12.68%) PCI DSS
10 8 (11.27%) SAP FSCM
10 8 (11.27%) SAN
10 8 (11.27%) Internet
10 8 (11.27%) CISSP
10 8 (11.27%) COM

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 7 (9.86%) IIS
1 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.04%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.04%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (5.63%) FileNet
4 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.41%) SAS
5 1 (1.41%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (14.08%) SAP FI/CO
1 10 (14.08%) SAP CO
1 10 (14.08%) SAP FI
2 8 (11.27%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (1.41%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.41%) HFM
3 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (2.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) SAN
1 8 (11.27%) Internet
2 6 (8.45%) Firewall
3 4 (5.63%) VPN
4 3 (4.23%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (4.23%) NAS
4 3 (4.23%) NX-OS
5 2 (2.82%) Telepresence
5 2 (2.82%) Network Security
5 2 (2.82%) Wireless
5 2 (2.82%) DNS
5 2 (2.82%) DMZ
5 2 (2.82%) LAN
5 2 (2.82%) VoIP
5 2 (2.82%) WLAN
5 2 (2.82%) WAN
5 2 (2.82%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.41%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (1.41%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.82%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.82%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.41%) BigTable
6 1 (1.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (1.41%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.41%) Mahout
6 1 (1.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (14.08%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Publishing
3 4 (5.63%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.82%) Law
5 1 (1.41%) French Language
5 1 (1.41%) German Language
5 1 (1.41%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.41%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.27%) COM
1 8 (11.27%) .NET
2 4 (5.63%) CSS
2 4 (5.63%) HTML
3 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (4.23%) WCF
3 3 (4.23%) WPF
3 3 (4.23%) jQuery
3 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (4.23%) Entity Framework
3 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.23%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.82%) Web Services
4 2 (2.82%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (1.41%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.41%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.41%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.94%) Data Centre
2 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.04%) Client/Server
3 5 (7.04%) Clustering
4 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.82%) Replication
5 2 (2.82%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Exalytics
6 1 (1.41%) User Experience
6 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.68%) Windows
2 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.82%) NetWare
3 2 (2.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.68%) Migration
1 9 (12.68%) Vulnerability Management
2 7 (9.86%) Portfolio Management
2 7 (9.86%) Performance Management
3 6 (8.45%) SIEM
4 5 (7.04%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (7.04%) Security Architecture
4 5 (7.04%) Analytics
4 5 (7.04%) Data Analysis
4 5 (7.04%) Information Management
4 5 (7.04%) Business Analysis
4 5 (7.04%) Project Management
5 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
5 4 (5.63%) ITIL
5 4 (5.63%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (5.63%) Document Management
5 4 (5.63%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (5.63%) Workflow
6 3 (4.23%) MapReduce
6 3 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.27%) C#
2 4 (5.63%) Java
2 4 (5.63%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.82%) SQL
4 1 (1.41%) ABAP
4 1 (1.41%) VBA
4 1 (1.41%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (26.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (19.72%) MCSE
2 14 (19.72%) Citrix Certification
3 12 (16.90%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (15.49%) Degree
5 9 (12.68%) CCNA
5 9 (12.68%) EMC Certification
6 8 (11.27%) CISSP
7 7 (9.86%) CISM
8 5 (7.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (7.04%) MCSD
8 5 (7.04%) CCA
8 5 (7.04%) MCITP
8 5 (7.04%) CCEE
9 3 (4.23%) CCIE
10 2 (2.82%) PMP
10 2 (2.82%) PMI Certification
10 2 (2.82%) VCDX
10 2 (2.82%) VCAP
10 2 (2.82%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (12.68%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.82%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) XenApp
1 5 (7.04%) XenServer
1 5 (7.04%) XenDesktop
1 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.63%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.82%) ISA Server
3 2 (2.82%) vSphere
3 2 (2.82%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.82%) vCloud
4 1 (1.41%) HDFS
4 1 (1.41%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) MOM
1 2 (2.82%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 21 (29.58%) Microsoft
1 21 (29.58%) VMware
2 19 (26.76%) Citrix
3 13 (18.31%) Cisco
4 12 (16.90%) SAP
4 12 (16.90%) EMC
5 7 (9.86%) ArcSight
6 5 (7.04%) Splunk
7 4 (5.63%) HP
8 2 (2.82%) Dell
8 2 (2.82%) Sun
8 2 (2.82%) Oracle
8 2 (2.82%) Juniper
8 2 (2.82%) Informatica
8 2 (2.82%) Novell
8 2 (2.82%) FrontRange
8 2 (2.82%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.41%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.41%) IronPort
9 1 (1.41%) Riverbed
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