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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Consultant
Rank 186 194 163
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 41 17 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.66% 0.33% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.35% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 37 11 44
Average salary £54,290 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.51% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £55,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
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
5900 4912 5429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.16% 94.92% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4875 4224 4806
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Bristol +10 13 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Wiltshire -5 11 £54,290 -7.59% 1
Somerset - 7 £57,500 -
Gloucestershire 0 5 £57,500 -4.16% 2
Dorset - 5 £45,000 -
Senior Consultant
England

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 20 (29.41%) Finance
2 14 (20.59%) Windows
3 13 (19.12%) Business Development
4 12 (17.65%) SQL
5 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
5 11 (16.18%) Active Directory
5 11 (16.18%) Cisco
6 10 (14.71%) VMware
6 10 (14.71%) Java
6 10 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (13.24%) Degree
7 9 (13.24%) COBIT
7 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
7 9 (13.24%) SAN
7 9 (13.24%) VoIP
7 9 (13.24%) Firewall
8 8 (11.76%) Information Security
8 8 (11.76%) SOA
8 8 (11.76%) ITIL
9 7 (10.29%) Computer Science
9 7 (10.29%) Performance Management
9 7 (10.29%) Service Management
10 6 (8.82%) Management Information System
10 6 (8.82%) Project Management
10 6 (8.82%) Migration
10 6 (8.82%) Linux
10 6 (8.82%) HTML
10 6 (8.82%) VB
10 6 (8.82%) Oracle
10 6 (8.82%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (8.82%) IIS
2 5 (7.35%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.35%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.88%) Documentum
3 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (1.47%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.47%) CMS
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.47%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
2 1 (1.47%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.47%) SAP GRC
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Office 365
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.24%) SAN
1 9 (13.24%) VoIP
1 9 (13.24%) Firewall
2 6 (8.82%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.35%) NAS
3 5 (7.35%) Wireshark
3 5 (7.35%) DNS
3 5 (7.35%) DHCP
3 5 (7.35%) WAN
4 4 (5.88%) Softphone
4 4 (5.88%) LAN
4 4 (5.88%) PBX
4 4 (5.88%) VLAN
4 4 (5.88%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (5.88%) Multicast
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.47%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) Relational Database
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.47%) Maven
1 1 (1.47%) JIRA
1 1 (1.47%) JDeveloper
1 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (29.41%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.88%) Banking
3 4 (5.88%) Marketing
4 2 (2.94%) Military
4 2 (2.94%) Local Government
5 1 (1.47%) Billing
5 1 (1.47%) French Language
5 1 (1.47%) German Language
5 1 (1.47%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.47%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.47%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) HTML
2 5 (7.35%) .NET
3 2 (2.94%) XML
3 2 (2.94%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.47%) Ajax
4 1 (1.47%) jQuery
4 1 (1.47%) JSON
4 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.47%) CSS
4 1 (1.47%) SOAP
4 1 (1.47%) XSLT
4 1 (1.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.82%) PKI
3 4 (5.88%) IVR
4 2 (2.94%) GIS
4 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.94%) Open Source
5 1 (1.47%) iPad
5 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.47%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.47%) NLPG
5 1 (1.47%) CESG
5 1 (1.47%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.59%) Windows
2 6 (8.82%) Linux
3 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.12%) Business Development
2 8 (11.76%) Information Security
2 8 (11.76%) SOA
2 8 (11.76%) ITIL
3 7 (10.29%) Performance Management
3 7 (10.29%) Service Management
4 6 (8.82%) Project Management
4 6 (8.82%) Migration
4 6 (8.82%) Cyber Security
5 5 (7.35%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (7.35%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (7.35%) Build Automation
5 5 (7.35%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (7.35%) Risk Management
5 5 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.88%) TOGAF
6 4 (5.88%) Data Transformation
7 3 (4.41%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (4.41%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.65%) SQL
2 10 (14.71%) Java
3 6 (8.82%) VB
4 5 (7.35%) PowerShell
4 5 (7.35%) Perl
4 5 (7.35%) Python
5 1 (1.47%) VB6
5 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.47%) Uniface
5 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.47%) ABAP
5 1 (1.47%) C#
5 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) Degree
1 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.94%) CISM
2 2 (2.94%) CISSP
3 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) CCIE
3 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.47%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.47%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.24%) COBIT
2 3 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.41%) SLA
3 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (16.18%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.35%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.35%) Terminal Services
4 4 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.47%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.47%) UAG
5 1 (1.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) SCOM
2 5 (7.35%) SCOrch
2 5 (7.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 5 (7.35%) CA Spectrum
2 5 (7.35%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (7.35%) SCCM
2 5 (7.35%) OpenView
2 5 (7.35%) OPNET
2 5 (7.35%) Nagios
3 4 (5.88%) WSUS
3 4 (5.88%) SCVMM
3 4 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.47%) Puppet
4 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) Cisco
2 10 (14.71%) VMware
3 6 (8.82%) Oracle
3 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.82%) Juniper
4 5 (7.35%) NetQoS
4 5 (7.35%) Ipanema Technologies
4 5 (7.35%) F5
4 5 (7.35%) Riverbed
4 5 (7.35%) SolarWinds
4 5 (7.35%) NetScout
4 5 (7.35%) Compuware
4 5 (7.35%) BMC
4 5 (7.35%) CA
4 5 (7.35%) HP
4 5 (7.35%) Dell
4 5 (7.35%) Citrix
5 4 (5.88%) Primavera
5 4 (5.88%) McAfee
5 4 (5.88%) Altiris
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 25 days, company car, home working
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Yoh
Posted: 4 days ago