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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Consultant
Rank 202 200 214
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 34 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.56% 0.45% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.47% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 33 20 15
Average salary £50,000 £51,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,950 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £54,250
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.59%
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
5801 5145 5413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.03% 95.56% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4942 4365 4815
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
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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
Dorset -17 12 £50,000 +11.11%
Gloucestershire - 11 £60,000 -
Wiltshire -14 4 £57,500 - 1
Bristol -7 3 £57,500 +37.72% 2
Devon - 3 £40,000 -
Somerset - 1 £25,000 -
Senior Consultant
England

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 40 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 36 (50.00%) Windows
3 34 (47.22%) VMware
4 33 (45.83%) MS Exchange
5 29 (40.28%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (34.72%) MS Excel
7 22 (30.56%) Project Management
7 22 (30.56%) SAN
8 18 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (25.00%) Citrix
8 18 (25.00%) XenDesktop
9 17 (23.61%) vSphere
9 17 (23.61%) Lync
9 17 (23.61%) CCEE
9 17 (23.61%) CCA
9 17 (23.61%) Citrix Certification
9 17 (23.61%) CCEA
9 17 (23.61%) EMC
9 17 (23.61%) MCSE
9 17 (23.61%) SQL
9 17 (23.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 17 (23.61%) AppSense
10 16 (22.22%) VMware ESX
10 16 (22.22%) NetScaler
10 16 (22.22%) XenApp
11 14 (19.44%) Active Directory
12 13 (18.06%) Oracle
12 13 (18.06%) Degree
13 11 (15.28%) Hyper-V
13 11 (15.28%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 33 (45.83%) MS Exchange
2 17 (23.61%) Lync
3 9 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.56%) IIS
5 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.39%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.39%) SAS
6 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.39%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.39%) CMS
Applications
1 25 (34.72%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.72%) MS Office
3 3 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 22 (30.56%) SAN
2 16 (22.22%) NetScaler
3 11 (15.28%) Firewall
4 9 (12.50%) VPN
5 5 (6.94%) NAS
6 4 (5.56%) Wireless
7 3 (4.17%) VLAN
7 3 (4.17%) Wireless Security
7 3 (4.17%) Multicast
7 3 (4.17%) Unified Communications
7 3 (4.17%) DHCP
7 3 (4.17%) DNS
8 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.39%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.50%) MySQL
3 7 (9.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.39%) WinDbg
1 1 (1.39%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.39%) GDB
1 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.39%) Maven
General
1 9 (12.50%) Aerospace
2 8 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Marketing
4 1 (1.39%) Advertising
4 1 (1.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.72%) .NET
2 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.17%) XMPP
4 2 (2.78%) J2EE
5 1 (1.39%) jQuery
5 1 (1.39%) JSON
5 1 (1.39%) Ajax
5 1 (1.39%) CSS
5 1 (1.39%) SOAP
5 1 (1.39%) XML
5 1 (1.39%) XSLT
5 1 (1.39%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) iPad
1 5 (6.94%) CESG
1 5 (6.94%) CESG CLAS
2 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.39%) IPTV
3 1 (1.39%) NLPG
3 1 (1.39%) Open Source
3 1 (1.39%) FMCG
3 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.39%) NHS
3 1 (1.39%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 36 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (13.89%) Linux
3 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.56%) Project Management
2 10 (13.89%) Cyber Security
3 8 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 7 (9.72%) ITIL
5 6 (8.33%) Migration
5 6 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (6.94%) Information Assurance
6 5 (6.94%) Security Architecture
6 5 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.56%) MVC
7 4 (5.56%) Service Management
7 4 (5.56%) CRM
8 3 (4.17%) Business Development
8 3 (4.17%) Data Migration
8 3 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.78%) TOGAF
9 2 (2.78%) SOA
9 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.78%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.61%) SQL
2 10 (13.89%) PowerShell
3 9 (12.50%) Python
3 9 (12.50%) Perl
4 5 (6.94%) C#
4 5 (6.94%) Java
5 4 (5.56%) VB6
5 4 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 4 (5.56%) VB
6 1 (1.39%) Uniface
6 1 (1.39%) C
6 1 (1.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (23.61%) CCEE
2 17 (23.61%) CCA
2 17 (23.61%) Citrix Certification
2 17 (23.61%) CCEA
2 17 (23.61%) MCSE
2 17 (23.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 13 (18.06%) Degree
4 8 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.17%) AAT
5 3 (4.17%) CCNP
5 3 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.78%) CISSP
7 1 (1.39%) PCI QSA
7 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.39%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (6.94%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.78%) COBIT
System Software
1 29 (40.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 17 (23.61%) vSphere
4 16 (22.22%) VMware ESX
4 16 (22.22%) XenApp
5 14 (19.44%) Active Directory
6 11 (15.28%) Hyper-V
7 3 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) SCOM
2 3 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 34 (47.22%) VMware
3 18 (25.00%) Citrix
4 17 (23.61%) EMC
4 17 (23.61%) AppSense
5 13 (18.06%) Oracle
6 10 (13.89%) SAP
7 8 (11.11%) Cisco
8 6 (8.33%) Dell
9 3 (4.17%) Riverbed
9 3 (4.17%) F5
9 3 (4.17%) Juniper
10 2 (2.78%) McAfee
11 1 (1.39%) Mapinfo
11 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.39%) ESRI
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