The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Consultant
Rank 189 193 205
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 54 41 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.83% 0.73% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.76% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 44 28 18
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £41,800 £34,850
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +20.00%
Senior Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6220 5401 5394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.59% 95.59% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5202 4690 4776
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,614
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Consultant in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the South West region.

Senior Consultant Salary Trend in the South West

Senior Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

Senior Consultant Salary Histogram in the South West

Senior Consultant
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Consultant within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Dorset +4 20 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Gloucestershire +8 18 £60,000 +84.61% 4
Wiltshire -11 11 £57,500 -4.16% 1
Somerset -3 2 £57,500 +35.29%
Bristol -8 1 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Devon -14 1 £40,000 -46.66%
Senior Consultant
England

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 39 (41.05%) Microsoft
2 36 (37.89%) Windows
3 30 (31.58%) VMware
4 28 (29.47%) MS Exchange
5 27 (28.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 26 (27.37%) MS Excel
7 25 (26.32%) Project Management
8 24 (25.26%) SAN
9 21 (22.11%) SQL
10 19 (20.00%) Citrix
11 18 (18.95%) Finance
12 17 (17.89%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (17.89%) XenDesktop
13 16 (16.84%) vSphere
13 16 (16.84%) Lync
13 16 (16.84%) CCEE
13 16 (16.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 16 (16.84%) Degree
13 16 (16.84%) CCA
13 16 (16.84%) Citrix Certification
13 16 (16.84%) CCEA
13 16 (16.84%) Active Directory
13 16 (16.84%) MCSE
13 16 (16.84%) AppSense
14 15 (15.79%) VMware ESX
14 15 (15.79%) EMC
14 15 (15.79%) XenApp
14 15 (15.79%) NetScaler
15 13 (13.68%) SCOM
15 13 (13.68%) Oracle

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 28 (29.47%) MS Exchange
2 16 (16.84%) Lync
3 7 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.16%) IIS
4 3 (3.16%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.11%) Documentum
6 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.05%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.05%) CMS
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (1.05%) Umbraco
Applications
1 26 (27.37%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.05%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (25.26%) SAN
2 15 (15.79%) NetScaler
3 11 (11.58%) Firewall
4 7 (7.37%) VPN
5 6 (6.32%) VoIP
6 4 (4.21%) PBX
6 4 (4.21%) Softphone
6 4 (4.21%) NAS
6 4 (4.21%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (2.11%) VLAN
7 2 (2.11%) Wireshark
7 2 (2.11%) LAN
7 2 (2.11%) DNS
7 2 (2.11%) WAN
7 2 (2.11%) DHCP
7 2 (2.11%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.11%) Multicast
8 1 (1.05%) Wireless
8 1 (1.05%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.58%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.37%) MySQL
3 6 (6.32%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.21%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (3.16%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.05%) Maven
1 1 (1.05%) JIRA
1 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.05%) WinDbg
1 1 (1.05%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.05%) GDB
General
1 18 (18.95%) Finance
2 7 (7.37%) Aerospace
3 5 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.26%) Banking
3 5 (5.26%) Marketing
4 2 (2.11%) Local Government
4 2 (2.11%) Military
5 1 (1.05%) Advertising
5 1 (1.05%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.37%) .NET
2 3 (3.16%) HTML
3 2 (2.11%) J2EE
3 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.05%) CSS
4 1 (1.05%) SOAP
4 1 (1.05%) XML
4 1 (1.05%) XSLT
4 1 (1.05%) Ajax
4 1 (1.05%) JSON
4 1 (1.05%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.37%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.26%) CESG
3 5 (5.26%) CESG CLAS
3 5 (5.26%) PKI
3 5 (5.26%) iPad
4 4 (4.21%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.21%) IVR
5 2 (2.11%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.11%) User Experience
6 1 (1.05%) FMCG
6 1 (1.05%) Open Source
6 1 (1.05%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.05%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.05%) NHS
6 1 (1.05%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.05%) GIS
6 1 (1.05%) IPTV
6 1 (1.05%) NLPG
Operating Systems
1 36 (37.89%) Windows
2 13 (13.68%) Linux
3 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.32%) Project Management
2 11 (11.58%) ITIL
3 10 (10.53%) Cyber Security
4 9 (9.47%) Migration
5 8 (8.42%) Data Protection
5 8 (8.42%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (7.37%) SOA
6 7 (7.37%) Business Development
7 6 (6.32%) Risk Management
7 6 (6.32%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.26%) Security Architecture
8 5 (5.26%) Information Assurance
8 5 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.26%) Information Security
9 4 (4.21%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.21%) TOGAF
9 4 (4.21%) Service Management
9 4 (4.21%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.11%) SQL
2 10 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 9 (9.47%) Perl
3 9 (9.47%) Python
3 9 (9.47%) Java
4 4 (4.21%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.21%) VB
5 3 (3.16%) C#
6 2 (2.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.11%) VB6
7 1 (1.05%) Uniface
7 1 (1.05%) C
7 1 (1.05%) C++
7 1 (1.05%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 17 (17.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (16.84%) MCSE
2 16 (16.84%) CCA
2 16 (16.84%) Citrix Certification
2 16 (16.84%) CCEA
2 16 (16.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (16.84%) Degree
2 16 (16.84%) CCEE
3 10 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.21%) CISSP
5 3 (3.16%) CISM
5 3 (3.16%) AAT
6 1 (1.05%) PCI QSA
6 1 (1.05%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.05%) CCIE
6 1 (1.05%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.47%) COBIT
2 8 (8.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (6.32%) PCI DSS
4 5 (5.26%) ISO 9001
5 2 (2.11%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (28.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (17.89%) XenDesktop
3 16 (16.84%) vSphere
3 16 (16.84%) Active Directory
4 15 (15.79%) VMware ESX
4 15 (15.79%) XenApp
5 12 (12.63%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.11%) Xen
6 2 (2.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (13.68%) SCOM
2 5 (5.26%) SCCM
2 5 (5.26%) SCOrch
2 5 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (4.21%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.11%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (2.11%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.11%) OpenView
4 2 (2.11%) Nagios
4 2 (2.11%) OPNET
4 2 (2.11%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (1.05%) WSUS
5 1 (1.05%) Puppet
5 1 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (41.05%) Microsoft
2 30 (31.58%) VMware
3 19 (20.00%) Citrix
4 16 (16.84%) AppSense
5 15 (15.79%) EMC
6 13 (13.68%) Oracle
7 11 (11.58%) SAP
8 7 (7.37%) Cisco
9 4 (4.21%) Dell
10 2 (2.11%) McAfee
10 2 (2.11%) Primavera
10 2 (2.11%) Compuware
10 2 (2.11%) HP
10 2 (2.11%) Juniper
10 2 (2.11%) BMC
10 2 (2.11%) CA
10 2 (2.11%) NetScout
10 2 (2.11%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.11%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.11%) F5
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 13 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Very Good Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Poole
Pertemps ERP
Salary: 45k-55k + Bonus + Car + Pension + BUPA
Posted: 25 days ago
Bournemouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago