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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 138 142 129
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 23 18 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.77% 0.59% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.62% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 26
Average salary £60,000 £51,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.07% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,500 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £113,500 £58,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £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
2850 2917 3176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.57% 95.64% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1855 1880 2067
Average salary £42,500 £41,928 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Consultant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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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
Glasgow -1 16 £55,000 - 1
Edinburgh +12 14 £66,250 +20.45% 1
Senior Consultant
UK

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (38.30%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (31.91%) Software Delivery
3 15 (31.91%) Information Management
3 15 (31.91%) Informatica
4 13 (27.66%) Finance
4 13 (27.66%) Data Centre
5 11 (23.40%) Project Management
6 9 (19.15%) Windows
6 9 (19.15%) Banking
6 9 (19.15%) Line Management
6 9 (19.15%) Windows Server
7 8 (17.02%) Change Control
7 8 (17.02%) Retail
7 8 (17.02%) Asset Management
7 8 (17.02%) Degree
7 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (17.02%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (17.02%) Windows 2000
7 8 (17.02%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (17.02%) Migration
7 8 (17.02%) Management Information System
8 6 (12.77%) Security Operations
8 6 (12.77%) Analytics
9 5 (10.64%) Security Operations Centre
9 5 (10.64%) IISP
9 5 (10.64%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (10.64%) ArcSight
9 5 (10.64%) Security Architecture

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (10.64%) IIS
2 3 (6.38%) PowerExchange
3 1 (2.13%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Project
2 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Firewall
2 1 (2.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.38%) GIS
2 3 (6.38%) PowerCenter
3 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (27.66%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Banking
3 8 (17.02%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (17.02%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Marketing
5 1 (2.13%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (2.13%) Games
5 1 (2.13%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) .NET
2 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.26%) HTML
4 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (38.30%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (27.66%) Data Centre
3 8 (17.02%) Management Information System
4 5 (10.64%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (6.38%) Data Integration
5 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.13%) Copywriting
6 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.13%) Health Informatics
6 1 (2.13%) Informatics
6 1 (2.13%) NHS
6 1 (2.13%) Social Media
6 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
1 9 (19.15%) Windows Server
2 8 (17.02%) Windows 2000
2 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.38%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.91%) Information Management
2 15 (31.91%) Software Delivery
3 11 (23.40%) Project Management
4 9 (19.15%) Line Management
5 8 (17.02%) Asset Management
5 8 (17.02%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (17.02%) Change Control
5 8 (17.02%) Migration
6 6 (12.77%) Analytics
6 6 (12.77%) Security Operations
7 5 (10.64%) OO
7 5 (10.64%) OOD
7 5 (10.64%) Performance Management
7 5 (10.64%) Portfolio Management
7 5 (10.64%) Security Architecture
7 5 (10.64%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (8.51%) Data Management
8 4 (8.51%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (8.51%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) C#
2 1 (2.13%) Java
2 1 (2.13%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) CISM
2 5 (10.64%) CISSP
2 5 (10.64%) IISP
3 4 (8.51%) CEH
3 4 (8.51%) CHFI
3 4 (8.51%) ECSA
4 3 (6.38%) PhD
5 2 (4.26%) CCNP
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.13%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (10.64%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.38%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Informatica
2 5 (10.64%) ArcSight
2 5 (10.64%) Splunk
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.26%) Cisco
5 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.13%) F5
5 1 (2.13%) Google
5 1 (2.13%) Juniper
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