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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Consultant
Rank 126 146 151
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 38 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.19% 0.68% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 0.72% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 8
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,350 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
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
2979 3482 3135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.68% 94.77% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1912 2260 2052
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 5 August 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 5 August 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
Glasgow +32 25 £42,000 +5.00%
Edinburgh +1 16 £62,500 +25.00% 2
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Senior Consultant
UK

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 13 (24.53%) Oracle
2 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (20.75%) Information Security
3 11 (20.75%) CISM
3 11 (20.75%) Firewall
3 11 (20.75%) CISSP
4 10 (18.87%) Network Security
5 8 (15.09%) Oracle Fusion
5 8 (15.09%) WebCenter
5 8 (15.09%) Project Planning
5 8 (15.09%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (15.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (15.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (15.09%) BPEL
5 8 (15.09%) Spring
5 8 (15.09%) Middleware
5 8 (15.09%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (15.09%) Finance
5 8 (15.09%) Oracle ADF
5 8 (15.09%) WebLogic
5 8 (15.09%) Java
5 8 (15.09%) J2EE
5 8 (15.09%) Web Services
5 8 (15.09%) XML
5 8 (15.09%) XSLT
5 8 (15.09%) ERP
5 8 (15.09%) SOA
5 8 (15.09%) Informatica
5 8 (15.09%) Oracle Service Bus

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (15.09%) WebLogic
1 8 (15.09%) Oracle Service Bus
1 8 (15.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.89%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.75%) Firewall
2 10 (18.87%) Network Security
3 5 (9.43%) LAN
3 5 (9.43%) WLAN
4 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.89%) PPP
4 1 (1.89%) VoIP
4 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (15.09%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.77%) PowerCenter
3 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.89%) Mahout
3 1 (1.89%) Big Data
3 1 (1.89%) BigTable
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) HP UFT
1 1 (1.89%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.89%) JMeter
1 1 (1.89%) SilkPerformer
1 1 (1.89%) Selenium
1 1 (1.89%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (1.89%) Axure RP
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Legal
3 5 (9.43%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (9.43%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.77%) Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Retail
4 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) Web Services
1 8 (15.09%) XML
1 8 (15.09%) XSLT
1 8 (15.09%) Middleware
1 8 (15.09%) Oracle ADF
1 8 (15.09%) Spring
1 8 (15.09%) Oracle Fusion
1 8 (15.09%) WebCenter
1 8 (15.09%) J2EE
2 1 (1.89%) CSS
2 1 (1.89%) HTML
2 1 (1.89%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.21%) Data Integration
3 6 (11.32%) Management Information System
4 5 (9.43%) Cryptography
4 5 (9.43%) SCADA
4 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
4 5 (9.43%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.66%) GIS
6 2 (3.77%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) UNIX
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
1 5 (9.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.75%) Information Security
3 8 (15.09%) ERP
3 8 (15.09%) SOA
3 8 (15.09%) BPEL
3 8 (15.09%) Project Planning
3 8 (15.09%) Technical Architecture
3 8 (15.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (13.21%) Project Management
4 7 (13.21%) Risk Management
4 7 (13.21%) Analytics
5 6 (11.32%) Security Testing
5 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (9.43%) Data Protection
6 5 (9.43%) Information Assurance
6 5 (9.43%) ITIL
6 5 (9.43%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (9.43%) Benchmarking
6 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.43%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) Java
2 5 (9.43%) SQL
3 1 (1.89%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) CISSP
1 11 (20.75%) CISM
2 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) CISA
3 5 (9.43%) MBA
3 5 (9.43%) Degree
4 3 (5.66%) PhD
5 1 (1.89%) CCNA
5 1 (1.89%) CCDA
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (9.43%) COBIT
1 5 (9.43%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.77%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) HDFS
1 1 (1.89%) GPFS
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Oracle
2 8 (15.09%) Informatica
3 1 (1.89%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (1.89%) Nokia
3 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.89%) McAfee
3 1 (1.89%) Blue Coat
3 1 (1.89%) SonicWALL
3 1 (1.89%) F5
3 1 (1.89%) Talend
3 1 (1.89%) Cognos
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco
3 1 (1.89%) Nortel
3 1 (1.89%) Juniper
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
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Edinburgh
Capita - ITIN
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday