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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Consultant
Rank 203 211 220
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 43 38 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.70% 0.55% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.58% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 24
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £59,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +9.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £77,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £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
5860 6524 6871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.02% 95.23% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4703 5272 5823
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 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 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 May 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 -1 22 £61,250 -5.76% 6
Cheshire -1 11 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Merseyside - 6 £63,750 - 1
Lancashire -7 4 £50,000 -
Senior Consultant
England

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 17 (26.56%) Finance
1 17 (26.56%) Cisco
1 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
2 16 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (23.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (21.88%) VMware
4 14 (21.88%) Data Centre
5 12 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 12 (18.75%) MCSE
5 12 (18.75%) CCIE
5 12 (18.75%) Citrix
6 11 (17.19%) Juniper
6 11 (17.19%) SAP
6 11 (17.19%) Management Information System
7 10 (15.63%) Degree
7 10 (15.63%) Migration
8 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
8 9 (14.06%) ITIL
8 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (12.50%) NX-OS
9 8 (12.50%) SAP FSCM
9 8 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (12.50%) Windows
9 8 (12.50%) .NET
9 8 (12.50%) C#
9 8 (12.50%) SAP FI
9 8 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
9 8 (12.50%) SAP CO
10 7 (10.94%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (10.94%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.25%) FileNet
4 3 (4.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.13%) IIS
5 2 (3.13%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.56%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (12.50%) SAP FI
1 8 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
1 8 (12.50%) SAP CO
1 8 (12.50%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (1.56%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.56%) SAP QM
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
1 8 (12.50%) NX-OS
2 6 (9.38%) IOS XR
2 6 (9.38%) MPLS
2 6 (9.38%) OSPF
2 6 (9.38%) BGP
3 5 (7.81%) NetScreen
3 5 (7.81%) Cisco PIX
3 5 (7.81%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (7.81%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.81%) Cisco ISE
4 4 (6.25%) DNS
4 4 (6.25%) SAN
5 2 (3.13%) Internet
5 2 (3.13%) LAN
5 2 (3.13%) VoIP
5 2 (3.13%) WLAN
5 2 (3.13%) WAN
5 2 (3.13%) Network Security
5 2 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.13%) OLAP
4 1 (1.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Xcode
General
1 17 (26.56%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Financial Institution
2 4 (6.25%) Publishing
3 2 (3.13%) Law
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) French Language
4 1 (1.56%) German Language
4 1 (1.56%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.56%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) .NET
2 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET
2 5 (7.81%) COM
2 5 (7.81%) WCF
2 5 (7.81%) WPF
2 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (6.25%) CSS
3 4 (6.25%) HTML
4 3 (4.69%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.69%) Entity Framework
4 3 (4.69%) jQuery
4 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (3.13%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.13%) REST
5 2 (3.13%) MDX
5 2 (3.13%) Spring
6 1 (1.56%) Cocoa
6 1 (1.56%) SAP Basis
6 1 (1.56%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (1.56%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Data Centre
2 11 (17.19%) Management Information System
3 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.25%) Clustering
4 4 (6.25%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.69%) User Experience
6 2 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (3.13%) Replication
7 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) UNIX
3 1 (1.56%) NetWare
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.75%) Service Delivery
2 10 (15.63%) Migration
3 9 (14.06%) ITIL
4 7 (10.94%) Project Management
5 5 (7.81%) MVC
5 5 (7.81%) Business Analysis
6 4 (6.25%) Document Management
6 4 (6.25%) Performance Management
6 4 (6.25%) Workflow
6 4 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (4.69%) BDD
7 3 (4.69%) Scrum
7 3 (4.69%) Data Analysis
7 3 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.69%) TDD
8 2 (3.13%) Kanban
8 2 (3.13%) IT Governance
8 2 (3.13%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (3.13%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.50%) C#
2 6 (9.38%) Java
2 6 (9.38%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.25%) SQL
3 4 (6.25%) VBScript
3 4 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.13%) Scala
4 2 (3.13%) C++
4 2 (3.13%) C
5 1 (1.56%) Apple Swift
5 1 (1.56%) ABAP
5 1 (1.56%) VBA
5 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 16 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (23.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (18.75%) MCSE
3 12 (18.75%) CCIE
4 10 (15.63%) Degree
5 8 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (7.81%) CCSE
6 5 (7.81%) JNCIS
7 4 (6.25%) MCITP
7 4 (6.25%) CCEE
7 4 (6.25%) EMC Certification
7 4 (6.25%) CCNA
7 4 (6.25%) CCA
8 3 (4.69%) CISSP
8 3 (4.69%) MCSD
9 2 (3.13%) PMP
9 2 (3.13%) PMI Certification
9 2 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (3.13%) CISM
10 1 (1.56%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.69%) COBIT
2 2 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (9.38%) XenDesktop
2 5 (7.81%) VMware ESX
3 4 (6.25%) XenApp
3 4 (6.25%) XenServer
4 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.56%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.56%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) WSUS
2 1 (1.56%) MOM
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) Cisco
1 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.88%) VMware
3 12 (18.75%) Citrix
4 11 (17.19%) Juniper
4 11 (17.19%) SAP
5 6 (9.38%) EMC
5 6 (9.38%) Riverbed
5 6 (9.38%) F5
6 5 (7.81%) CheckPoint
6 5 (7.81%) Tufin
6 5 (7.81%) Fortinet
6 5 (7.81%) IronPort
6 5 (7.81%) Blue Coat
6 5 (7.81%) Sun
7 3 (4.69%) HP
7 3 (4.69%) Dell
8 2 (3.13%) FrontRange
8 2 (3.13%) Lotus
8 2 (3.13%) Splunk
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Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ECS
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + OTE 100k+
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
JPS Selection
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum + Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance/ Bonus Structure
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago