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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Consultant
Rank 145 123 131
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 18 43 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.56% 1.29% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 1.35% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9 37 18
Average salary £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +20.00%
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
3094 3178 2887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.94% 95.55% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2032 2026 2070
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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
(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 -18 10 £57,500 -4.16% 4
Glasgow +7 3 £42,500 -
North Lanarkshire -3 1 £40,000 -
Senior Consultant
UK

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.09%) Web Development
3 11 (23.91%) Degree
3 11 (23.91%) Finance
3 11 (23.91%) C#
4 10 (21.74%) Windows
4 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
5 9 (19.57%) CRM
5 9 (19.57%) .NET
5 9 (19.57%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (19.57%) Service Delivery
6 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
6 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
6 8 (17.39%) Business Transformation
7 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (15.22%) SQL
7 7 (15.22%) XML
7 7 (15.22%) ITIL
7 7 (15.22%) MS Exchange
7 7 (15.22%) LAN
7 7 (15.22%) WAN
7 7 (15.22%) Firewall
7 7 (15.22%) MVC
7 7 (15.22%) VMware
8 6 (13.04%) MBA
8 6 (13.04%) Workflow
8 6 (13.04%) Citrix
8 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (13.04%) ITIL Certification

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 7 (15.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle 11i
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle iRecruitment
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle iProcurement
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle Receivables
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) LAN
1 7 (15.22%) WAN
1 7 (15.22%) Firewall
2 5 (10.87%) VLAN
2 5 (10.87%) VPN
3 3 (6.52%) SAN
4 1 (2.17%) SSL
4 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (4.35%) Selenium
2 2 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.17%) JMeter
3 1 (2.17%) SilkPerformer
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.87%) General Ledger
3 5 (10.87%) Marketing
3 5 (10.87%) Manufacturing
4 4 (8.70%) Advertising
5 1 (2.17%) Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) .NET
2 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
3 7 (15.22%) XML
3 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (13.04%) HTML
5 5 (10.87%) CSS
5 5 (10.87%) HTML5
5 5 (10.87%) CSS3
5 5 (10.87%) XSL
5 5 (10.87%) jQuery
6 2 (4.35%) COM
7 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.87%) Blog
2 5 (10.87%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (6.52%) Replication
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.35%) UNIX
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Web Development
2 9 (19.57%) CRM
2 9 (19.57%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (19.57%) Service Delivery
3 8 (17.39%) Business Transformation
4 7 (15.22%) MVC
4 7 (15.22%) ITIL
5 6 (13.04%) Workflow
6 5 (10.87%) Project Management
6 5 (10.87%) Business Development
6 5 (10.87%) Data Protection
6 5 (10.87%) Release Management
6 5 (10.87%) Procure-to-pay
6 5 (10.87%) Cash Management
7 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.52%) Problem Management
8 3 (6.52%) OO
8 3 (6.52%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) C#
2 7 (15.22%) SQL
3 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.87%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.35%) Perl
4 2 (4.35%) C++
4 2 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (2.17%) VBScript
5 1 (2.17%) VB
5 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (13.04%) MBA
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.87%) OCP
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (10.87%) MCSE
4 4 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (6.52%) MCITP
5 3 (6.52%) CCNA
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.17%) CISSP
7 1 (2.17%) ISEB
7 1 (2.17%) CCA
7 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.17%) PCI QSA
7 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (2.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) ISO 9001
1 5 (10.87%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.87%) XenApp
2 5 (10.87%) vSphere
3 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) VMware
3 6 (13.04%) Citrix
4 5 (10.87%) Oracle
5 3 (6.52%) HP
5 3 (6.52%) Symantec
5 3 (6.52%) Sophos
6 1 (2.17%) IBM
Edinburgh
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Dependent upon experience
Posted: 7 hours ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000000 per annum + plus healthcare, pension and bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago
Scotland
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £0000.00 - £1 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago