The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Senior Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 120 147 148
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 26 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.03% 0.70% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.74% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 19
Median salary £65,000 £75,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £58,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+7.75% -3.33%
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
2415 3126 3496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.49% 95.33% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1547 2009 2226
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,150 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Senior Consultant in the job title.

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 26 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Consultant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +4 10 £65,000 -13.33% 4
Aberdeen - 8 - -
Glasgow +6 4 £42,500 -43.33% 2
Senior Consultant
UK

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Senior Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 33 (49.25%) Degree
2 26 (38.81%) Finance
3 15 (22.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (22.39%) Information Security
4 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
4 13 (19.40%) CISSP
4 13 (19.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (17.91%) PCI DSS
5 12 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (17.91%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (16.42%) CISM
6 11 (16.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (16.42%) Mentoring
7 10 (14.93%) Analytics
7 10 (14.93%) People Management
7 10 (14.93%) Business Analysis
7 10 (14.93%) Firewall
7 10 (14.93%) Scrum
7 10 (14.93%) Oracle
7 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
8 9 (13.43%) Data Mining
8 9 (13.43%) SAS
8 9 (13.43%) Data Analysis
8 9 (13.43%) Wealth Management
8 9 (13.43%) Markit EDM
9 8 (11.94%) ArcSight
9 8 (11.94%) Network Architecture
9 8 (11.94%) Splunk
9 8 (11.94%) Cyber Attack

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (13.43%) SAS
2 7 (10.45%) IIS
3 2 (2.99%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (13.43%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.49%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.49%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.49%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.49%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (1.49%) SAP FI-AR
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) Firewall
2 6 (8.96%) Network Security
3 1 (1.49%) DNS
3 1 (1.49%) SSL
3 1 (1.49%) VLAN
3 1 (1.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (17.91%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
4 9 (13.43%) Data Mining
5 6 (8.96%) QlikView
6 5 (7.46%) Big Data
7 4 (5.97%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.99%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 2 (2.99%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (1.49%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.49%) Base SAS
9 1 (1.49%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 26 (38.81%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Banking
3 4 (5.97%) Legal
3 4 (5.97%) Marketing
4 2 (2.99%) Games
5 1 (1.49%) Retail
5 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.94%) Cyber Attack
2 8 (11.94%) Management Information System
3 7 (10.45%) Data Centre
3 7 (10.45%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (10.45%) Visualisation
4 4 (5.97%) CESG
4 4 (5.97%) CESG CLAS
4 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.49%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.97%) Windows
1 4 (5.97%) Windows Server
2 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) Information Security
1 15 (22.39%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.42%) Mentoring
4 10 (14.93%) Analytics
4 10 (14.93%) Business Analysis
4 10 (14.93%) People Management
4 10 (14.93%) Scrum
5 9 (13.43%) Data Analysis
5 9 (13.43%) Wealth Management
6 8 (11.94%) Asset Management
6 8 (11.94%) GAP Analysis
6 8 (11.94%) Network Architecture
6 8 (11.94%) Performance Management
6 8 (11.94%) Remediation Plan
6 8 (11.94%) Security Operations
7 7 (10.45%) Compliance Management
7 7 (10.45%) Risk and Compliance Management
7 7 (10.45%) Security Architecture
7 7 (10.45%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.48%) SQL
2 2 (2.99%) Python
3 1 (1.49%) Java
3 1 (1.49%) Perl
3 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (49.25%) Degree
2 13 (19.40%) CISSP
3 11 (16.42%) CISM
4 7 (10.45%) IISP
5 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.97%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (5.97%) CISA
6 4 (5.97%) CLAS
7 1 (1.49%) ACCA
7 1 (1.49%) CCA
7 1 (1.49%) CEH
7 1 (1.49%) CIMA
7 1 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.49%) CRISC
7 1 (1.49%) MCITP
7 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.49%) SANS
7 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.91%) PCI DSS
2 11 (16.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (5.97%) IAS 39
4 2 (2.99%) QA
5 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) XenApp
2 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (1.49%) PowerCLI
1 1 (1.49%) QRadar
1 1 (1.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.93%) Oracle
3 8 (11.94%) ArcSight
3 8 (11.94%) Splunk
4 5 (7.46%) Tableau
5 4 (5.97%) Ab Initio
5 4 (5.97%) Citrix
5 4 (5.97%) Hyperion
5 4 (5.97%) Informatica
5 4 (5.97%) VMware
6 2 (2.99%) Symantec
7 1 (1.49%) IBM
7 1 (1.49%) MapR
7 1 (1.49%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.49%) Netezza
7 1 (1.49%) SAP
7 1 (1.49%) Teradata
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