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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Consultant
Rank 137 136 143
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 30 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.80% 0.52% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.55% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 13
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,000 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £68,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
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
3542 2925 2956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.83% 94.54% 93.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2278 1926 2047
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014. 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
Edinburgh +1 20 £50,000 -24.52%
Glasgow -8 3 £57,500 +27.77%
North Lanarkshire - 2 £45,000 -
Stirling - 1 - -
Fife - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Consultant
UK

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (42.00%) Web Development
3 17 (34.00%) C#
4 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (32.00%) .NET
4 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET
4 16 (32.00%) MVC
5 12 (24.00%) Finance
6 11 (22.00%) SQL
6 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
7 9 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery
8 8 (16.00%) Project Management
8 8 (16.00%) Windows
8 8 (16.00%) Marketing
9 7 (14.00%) Degree
9 7 (14.00%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (14.00%) ITIL
9 7 (14.00%) CRM
9 7 (14.00%) Oracle
10 6 (12.00%) XML
10 6 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (12.00%) SAS
10 6 (12.00%) MBA
10 6 (12.00%) Oracle EBS R12
11 5 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger
11 5 (10.00%) Data Protection
11 5 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (10.00%) Release Management
11 5 (10.00%) jQuery

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.00%) SAS
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.00%) NetWeaver
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle iProcurement
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) LAN
1 5 (10.00%) WAN
2 4 (8.00%) Firewall
3 3 (6.00%) VLAN
3 3 (6.00%) VPN
4 1 (2.00%) SSL
4 1 (2.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 3 (6.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (6.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (4.00%) Base SAS
3 2 (4.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (4.00%) NWDI
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Marketing
3 5 (10.00%) General Ledger
3 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (8.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Advertising
5 1 (2.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.00%) .NET
1 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET
1 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (12.00%) XML
3 5 (10.00%) XSL
3 5 (10.00%) HTML5
3 5 (10.00%) CSS3
3 5 (10.00%) HTML
3 5 (10.00%) CSS
3 5 (10.00%) jQuery
4 2 (4.00%) SAP Basis
5 1 (2.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (10.00%) Blog
2 2 (4.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) AIX
2 2 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) Web Development
2 16 (32.00%) MVC
3 9 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (16.00%) Project Management
4 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery
5 7 (14.00%) CRM
5 7 (14.00%) ITIL
6 5 (10.00%) Workflow
6 5 (10.00%) Business Development
6 5 (10.00%) Release Management
6 5 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 5 (10.00%) Cash Management
6 5 (10.00%) Procure-to-pay
7 4 (8.00%) Business Transformation
7 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (6.00%) Direct Marketing
8 3 (6.00%) Migration
8 3 (6.00%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) C#
2 11 (22.00%) SQL
3 5 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.00%) Java
5 2 (4.00%) ABAP
6 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.00%) VBScript
6 1 (2.00%) VB
6 1 (2.00%) Perl
6 1 (2.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (12.00%) MBA
3 5 (10.00%) OCP
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.00%) MCITP
5 3 (6.00%) MCSE
6 2 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.00%) MCTS
7 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.00%) CCNA
7 1 (2.00%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) ISO 9001
1 5 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) XenApp
2 3 (6.00%) vSphere
3 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) Citrix
3 4 (8.00%) VMware
4 2 (4.00%) SAP
5 1 (2.00%) HP
5 1 (2.00%) Symantec
5 1 (2.00%) Sophos
Scotland
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent employee benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Aberdeenshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car, Home working + 12% Pension
Posted: 16 days ago