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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Consultant
Rank 230 232 241
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 21 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.30% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.18% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 12
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £39,700 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,300 £61,500 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +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
6617 6182 7174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.13% 94.85% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5490 5121 6055
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £23,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 11 £42,500 +4.93% 2
Cheshire 0 9 - - 1
Merseyside +12 1 £80,000 +45.45%
Senior Consultant
England

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 12 (20.69%) Service Delivery
2 12 (20.69%) Project Management
2 12 (20.69%) Cisco
3 11 (18.97%) Test Scripting
3 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (17.24%) Functional Testing
4 10 (17.24%) ISEB
4 10 (17.24%) SAP
5 9 (15.52%) ITIL
5 9 (15.52%) Windows
5 9 (15.52%) CCIE
5 9 (15.52%) Juniper
5 9 (15.52%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (15.52%) Management Information System
6 8 (13.79%) SQL
7 7 (12.07%) Java
7 7 (12.07%) VMware
7 7 (12.07%) PowerShell
8 6 (10.34%) Migration
8 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
9 5 (8.62%) MPLS
9 5 (8.62%) OSPF
9 5 (8.62%) BGP
9 5 (8.62%) C#
9 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (8.62%) Manufacturing
9 5 (8.62%) Riverbed
9 5 (8.62%) F5
9 5 (8.62%) Cisco IOS

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 4 (6.90%) MS Exchange
1 4 (6.90%) SAS
1 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (5.17%) IIS
2 3 (5.17%) Apache
2 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.45%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.45%) NetWeaver
3 2 (3.45%) SAP EP
3 2 (3.45%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) SAP QM
2 2 (3.45%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.72%) SAP HCM
3 1 (1.72%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.72%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.72%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) MPLS
1 5 (8.62%) OSPF
1 5 (8.62%) BGP
1 5 (8.62%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (6.90%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (6.90%) Cisco ISE
2 4 (6.90%) NetScreen
2 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.90%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 4 (6.90%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (3.45%) Base SAS
2 2 (3.45%) OLAP
2 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.72%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.72%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Xcode
1 1 (1.72%) LSMW
1 1 (1.72%) Selenium
1 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.72%) Selenium IDE
General
1 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.45%) Retail
3 2 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) .NET
1 2 (3.45%) J2EE
1 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
1 2 (3.45%) SAP Smart Forms
1 2 (3.45%) BAPI
1 2 (3.45%) Spring
1 2 (3.45%) WCF
1 2 (3.45%) WPF
1 2 (3.45%) SAP Business Workflow
1 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (3.45%) Web Dynpro
1 2 (3.45%) REST
2 1 (1.72%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.72%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (1.72%) Cocoa
2 1 (1.72%) iOS SDK
2 1 (1.72%) MDX
2 1 (1.72%) COM
2 1 (1.72%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.45%) Replication
3 2 (3.45%) FMCG
3 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.45%) User Experience
4 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) UNIX
3 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Project Management
1 12 (20.69%) Service Delivery
2 11 (18.97%) Test Scripting
3 10 (17.24%) Functional Testing
4 9 (15.52%) ITIL
5 6 (10.34%) Migration
6 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.90%) IT Governance
7 4 (6.90%) Information Security
7 4 (6.90%) Programme Management
7 4 (6.90%) Resource Management
7 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
7 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.90%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (5.17%) Data Security
8 3 (5.17%) Workflow
8 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.17%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.79%) SQL
2 7 (12.07%) Java
2 7 (12.07%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.62%) C#
4 4 (6.90%) VBScript
5 3 (5.17%) ABAP
6 2 (3.45%) SAPscript
6 2 (3.45%) C++
6 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.45%) Scala
6 2 (3.45%) C
7 1 (1.72%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) ISEB
2 9 (15.52%) CCIE
2 9 (15.52%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (6.90%) CISA
3 4 (6.90%) MCSE
3 4 (6.90%) CISSP
3 4 (6.90%) CCSE
3 4 (6.90%) JNCIS
3 4 (6.90%) PCI QSA
4 3 (5.17%) Degree
4 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.17%) CISM
5 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) VCP4
6 1 (1.72%) MBA
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 4 (6.90%) VMware ESX
1 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.17%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (20.69%) Cisco
2 10 (17.24%) SAP
3 9 (15.52%) Juniper
4 7 (12.07%) VMware
5 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
6 5 (8.62%) Riverbed
6 5 (8.62%) F5
7 4 (6.90%) Tufin
7 4 (6.90%) Blue Coat
7 4 (6.90%) Fortinet
7 4 (6.90%) IronPort
7 4 (6.90%) CheckPoint
7 4 (6.90%) Sun
8 2 (3.45%) Dell
8 2 (3.45%) Citrix
8 2 (3.45%) Lotus
8 2 (3.45%) Adobe
8 2 (3.45%) Siebel
8 2 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (3.45%) Oracle
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