The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Consultant
Rank 134 151 132
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 18 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.61% 0.57% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.61% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 21
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £62,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -
Senior Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2758 3633 3028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.40% 94.83% 94.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1737 2378 1810
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,150 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Consultant in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the Scotland region.

Senior Consultant Salary Trend in Scotland

Senior Consultant
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Senior Consultant Salary Histogram in Scotland

Senior Consultant
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Consultant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 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
Edinburgh +12 12 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Glasgow - 7 £50,000 - 3
Aberdeen - 2 - - 1
Senior Consultant
UK

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (34.29%) Finance
3 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (25.71%) Degree
4 9 (25.71%) SQL
5 8 (22.86%) Project Management
6 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (20.00%) CISSP
6 7 (20.00%) CISM
6 7 (20.00%) Information Security
7 6 (17.14%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (17.14%) CISA
7 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
7 6 (17.14%) MBA
7 6 (17.14%) Firewall
7 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
7 6 (17.14%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (17.14%) LAN
7 6 (17.14%) WLAN
7 6 (17.14%) Benchmarking
7 6 (17.14%) HTML
7 6 (17.14%) Oracle
7 6 (17.14%) ITIL
7 6 (17.14%) UNIX
7 6 (17.14%) Windows
7 6 (17.14%) Linux
7 6 (17.14%) COBIT
7 6 (17.14%) Network Security
7 6 (17.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (17.14%) SCADA

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Firewall
1 6 (17.14%) LAN
1 6 (17.14%) WLAN
1 6 (17.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
1 1 (2.86%) SilkPerformer
1 1 (2.86%) Selenium
1 1 (2.86%) FishEye
1 1 (2.86%) Axure RP
1 1 (2.86%) JUnit
1 1 (2.86%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (2.86%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.86%) JMeter
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
2 6 (17.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Retail Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) HTML
2 4 (11.43%) .NET
3 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
3 3 (8.57%) CSS
4 2 (5.71%) LESS
5 1 (2.86%) Spring
5 1 (2.86%) Spring Security
5 1 (2.86%) GWT
5 1 (2.86%) JAX-RS
5 1 (2.86%) Spring Integration
5 1 (2.86%) J2EE
5 1 (2.86%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
2 6 (17.14%) SCADA
2 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.14%) Cryptography
2 6 (17.14%) Mobile Payment
3 5 (14.29%) Data Integration
4 3 (8.57%) User Experience
5 2 (5.71%) GIS
5 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) UNIX
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) Project Management
3 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (20.00%) Information Security
4 6 (17.14%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (17.14%) Benchmarking
4 6 (17.14%) ITIL
4 6 (17.14%) Cyber Security
4 6 (17.14%) Information Assurance
4 6 (17.14%) Data Protection
5 5 (14.29%) Scrum
6 4 (11.43%) B2B
6 4 (11.43%) OO
6 4 (11.43%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Data Management
7 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Business Transformation
7 3 (8.57%) Analytics
7 3 (8.57%) OOD
7 3 (8.57%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) C#
3 3 (8.57%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.71%) Java
5 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Degree
2 7 (20.00%) CISSP
2 7 (20.00%) CISM
3 6 (17.14%) CISA
3 6 (17.14%) MBA
3 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) COBIT
1 6 (17.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (17.14%) PCI DSS
2 4 (11.43%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle
2 5 (14.29%) Informatica
3 3 (8.57%) IBM
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
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