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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Consultant
Rank 212 210 207
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 41 39 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.63% 0.55% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.57% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 22 31 31
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
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
6214 6785 6878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.31% 94.86% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5075 5508 5887
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 £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 31 July 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 July 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 +11 28 £65,000 - 4
Merseyside - 6 £55,000 - 1
Cheshire -8 5 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Lancashire - 2 - -
Senior Consultant
England

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (31.25%) VMware
1 25 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 22 (27.50%) Cisco
2 22 (27.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (26.25%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (26.25%) Citrix
3 21 (26.25%) Data Centre
4 19 (23.75%) Finance
5 18 (22.50%) MCSE
6 14 (17.50%) Citrix Certification
7 13 (16.25%) Service Delivery
7 13 (16.25%) Migration
7 13 (16.25%) Windows
7 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
7 13 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (15.00%) SAP
8 12 (15.00%) EMC
8 12 (15.00%) CCIE
8 12 (15.00%) Management Information System
9 11 (13.75%) Degree
9 11 (13.75%) Juniper
10 10 (12.50%) SAP FI
10 10 (12.50%) SAP CO
10 10 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
11 9 (11.25%) EMC Certification
11 9 (11.25%) CCNA
11 9 (11.25%) COM
11 9 (11.25%) MS Exchange
11 9 (11.25%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (10.00%) Cisco IOS

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (11.25%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.75%) IIS
3 6 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (5.00%) FileNet
4 4 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.50%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.25%) SAS
6 1 (1.25%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 8 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
1 10 (12.50%) SAP CO
1 10 (12.50%) SAP FI
2 8 (10.00%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (1.25%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.25%) HFM
3 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.50%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (2.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.50%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.00%) SAN
1 8 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
1 8 (10.00%) NX-OS
2 6 (7.50%) IOS XR
2 6 (7.50%) DNS
2 6 (7.50%) MPLS
2 6 (7.50%) OSPF
2 6 (7.50%) BGP
2 6 (7.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.25%) NetScreen
3 5 (6.25%) Internet
3 5 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
3 5 (6.25%) Cisco ISE
3 5 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (3.75%) NAS
4 3 (3.75%) Firewall
5 2 (2.50%) Wireless
5 2 (2.50%) Network Security
5 2 (2.50%) DMZ
5 2 (2.50%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.50%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.50%) OLAP
6 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.25%) Essbase
6 1 (1.25%) DB2
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.25%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 19 (23.75%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Publishing
3 4 (5.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.50%) Law
5 1 (1.25%) French Language
5 1 (1.25%) German Language
5 1 (1.25%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.25%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.25%) COM
2 7 (8.75%) .NET
3 5 (6.25%) 802.1X
4 4 (5.00%) HTML
4 4 (5.00%) CSS
5 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.75%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (3.75%) WCF
5 3 (3.75%) WPF
5 3 (3.75%) jQuery
5 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (3.75%) Entity Framework
6 2 (2.50%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.50%) MDX
6 2 (2.50%) Web Services
7 1 (1.25%) SAP Basis
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.25%) Data Centre
2 13 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (15.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.25%) Clustering
4 5 (6.25%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.00%) Replication
6 2 (2.50%) User Experience
6 2 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle Exalytics
7 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.25%) Windows
2 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.50%) NetWare
3 2 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.25%) Service Delivery
1 13 (16.25%) Migration
2 8 (10.00%) ITIL
3 7 (8.75%) Performance Management
3 7 (8.75%) Portfolio Management
4 6 (7.50%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (6.25%) Security Architecture
5 5 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 5 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 5 (6.25%) Project Management
6 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.00%) Document Management
6 4 (5.00%) Workflow
7 3 (3.75%) MapReduce
7 3 (3.75%) MVC
8 2 (2.50%) ITSM
8 2 (2.50%) Identity Management
8 2 (2.50%) Service Management
8 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.50%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.75%) C#
2 4 (5.00%) Java
2 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.00%) VBScript
2 4 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.75%) SQL
4 1 (1.25%) R
4 1 (1.25%) ABAP
4 1 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (27.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (26.25%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (22.50%) MCSE
4 14 (17.50%) Citrix Certification
5 12 (15.00%) CCIE
6 11 (13.75%) Degree
7 9 (11.25%) CCNA
7 9 (11.25%) EMC Certification
8 7 (8.75%) CISSP
9 6 (7.50%) CISM
10 5 (6.25%) CCSE
10 5 (6.25%) CCA
10 5 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (6.25%) JNCIS
10 5 (6.25%) MCITP
10 5 (6.25%) CCEE
11 4 (5.00%) MCSD
12 2 (2.50%) PMP
12 2 (2.50%) PMI Certification
12 2 (2.50%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (7.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.50%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (11.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 7 (8.75%) XenDesktop
4 5 (6.25%) XenApp
4 5 (6.25%) XenServer
5 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.50%) ISA Server
6 2 (2.50%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.50%) vSphere
6 2 (2.50%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.50%) vCloud
7 1 (1.25%) HDFS
7 1 (1.25%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) MOM
1 2 (2.50%) WSUS
2 1 (1.25%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 25 (31.25%) Microsoft
1 25 (31.25%) VMware
2 22 (27.50%) Cisco
3 21 (26.25%) Citrix
4 12 (15.00%) EMC
4 12 (15.00%) SAP
5 11 (13.75%) Juniper
6 6 (7.50%) Sun
6 6 (7.50%) Riverbed
6 6 (7.50%) F5
6 6 (7.50%) ArcSight
7 5 (6.25%) Splunk
7 5 (6.25%) Tufin
7 5 (6.25%) Blue Coat
7 5 (6.25%) Fortinet
7 5 (6.25%) IronPort
7 5 (6.25%) CheckPoint
8 4 (5.00%) HP
8 4 (5.00%) Dell
9 2 (2.50%) Oracle
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