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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Consultant
Rank 205 183 193
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 36 37 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.57% 0.69% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.73% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 24
Average salary £55,750 £50,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.50% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £41,100 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
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
6052 5079 5242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.25% 95.34% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5067 4447 4635
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 October 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 October 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
Gloucestershire +3 12 £60,000 +84.61% 2
Wiltshire -14 10 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Dorset - 8 £50,000 - 2
Somerset -11 3 £57,500 +35.29%
Bristol -11 2 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Senior Consultant
England

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 21 (24.71%) Finance
1 21 (24.71%) Windows
2 20 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 17 (20.00%) SQL
4 16 (18.82%) MS Excel
5 15 (17.65%) VMware
6 14 (16.47%) Project Management
6 14 (16.47%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (15.29%) Degree
7 13 (15.29%) SCOM
8 12 (14.12%) SAN
9 11 (12.94%) Active Directory
9 11 (12.94%) MS Exchange
9 11 (12.94%) Java
9 11 (12.94%) Security Cleared
10 10 (11.76%) COBIT
10 10 (11.76%) Oracle
10 10 (11.76%) ITIL
10 10 (11.76%) Citrix
10 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (10.59%) SQL Server
11 9 (10.59%) Migration
11 9 (10.59%) Business Development
12 8 (9.41%) Hyper-V
12 8 (9.41%) PowerShell
12 8 (9.41%) Data Protection
12 8 (9.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 8 (9.41%) Risk Assessment
12 8 (9.41%) Firewall
12 8 (9.41%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 11 (12.94%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.06%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.06%) Lync
3 4 (4.71%) Documentum
4 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.35%) IIS
6 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.18%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.18%) CMS
6 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (1.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (18.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.18%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.12%) SAN
2 8 (9.41%) Firewall
2 8 (9.41%) VoIP
3 5 (5.88%) NetScaler
4 4 (4.71%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (4.71%) Wireshark
4 4 (4.71%) WAN
4 4 (4.71%) LAN
4 4 (4.71%) PBX
4 4 (4.71%) Softphone
5 3 (3.53%) VPN
6 2 (2.35%) NAS
6 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.18%) Multicast
7 1 (1.18%) DNS
7 1 (1.18%) IPv6
7 1 (1.18%) VLAN
7 1 (1.18%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.59%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.24%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.53%) MySQL
5 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.18%) Maven
1 1 (1.18%) JIRA
1 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.18%) Rational DOORS
General
1 21 (24.71%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.06%) Banking
3 5 (5.88%) Marketing
4 4 (4.71%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.35%) Military
5 2 (2.35%) Local Government
6 1 (1.18%) French Language
6 1 (1.18%) German Language
6 1 (1.18%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.18%) Retail
6 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.18%) Advertising
6 1 (1.18%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.24%) .NET
2 5 (5.88%) HTML
3 2 (2.35%) XML
4 1 (1.18%) XSLT
4 1 (1.18%) Ajax
4 1 (1.18%) JSON
4 1 (1.18%) jQuery
4 1 (1.18%) J2EE
4 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.18%) CSS
4 1 (1.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.06%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.06%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.06%) PKI
3 5 (5.88%) CESG
3 5 (5.88%) CESG CLAS
3 5 (5.88%) iPad
4 4 (4.71%) User Experience
4 4 (4.71%) IVR
5 2 (2.35%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.18%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.18%) FMCG
6 1 (1.18%) Open Source
6 1 (1.18%) NHS
6 1 (1.18%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.18%) GIS
6 1 (1.18%) NLPG
6 1 (1.18%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.71%) Windows
2 8 (9.41%) Linux
3 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.47%) Project Management
2 10 (11.76%) ITIL
3 9 (10.59%) Migration
3 9 (10.59%) Business Development
4 8 (9.41%) Risk Assessment
4 8 (9.41%) SOA
4 8 (9.41%) Data Protection
4 8 (9.41%) Mentoring
5 7 (8.24%) Cyber Security
5 7 (8.24%) Information Security
6 6 (7.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (7.06%) Risk Management
7 5 (5.88%) Data Transformation
7 5 (5.88%) Information Assurance
7 5 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (5.88%) TOGAF
7 5 (5.88%) Security Architecture
8 4 (4.71%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (4.71%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.71%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.00%) SQL
2 11 (12.94%) Java
3 8 (9.41%) PowerShell
4 7 (8.24%) Python
4 7 (8.24%) Perl
5 5 (5.88%) VB
6 2 (2.35%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.35%) C#
7 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.18%) ABAP
7 1 (1.18%) Uniface
7 1 (1.18%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (15.29%) Degree
2 11 (12.94%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (7.06%) MCSE
4 6 (7.06%) CCA
4 6 (7.06%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (7.06%) CCEA
4 6 (7.06%) CCEE
4 6 (7.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (4.71%) CISSP
6 3 (3.53%) CISM
7 2 (2.35%) AAT
8 1 (1.18%) PCI QSA
8 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.18%) CCIE
8 1 (1.18%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.76%) COBIT
2 8 (9.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (7.06%) PCI DSS
4 5 (5.88%) ISO 9001
5 3 (3.53%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (16.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (12.94%) Active Directory
3 8 (9.41%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.06%) XenDesktop
5 5 (5.88%) vSphere
5 5 (5.88%) VMware ESX
5 5 (5.88%) XenApp
6 4 (4.71%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.18%) Xen
7 1 (1.18%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.18%) UAG
7 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (15.29%) SCOM
2 5 (5.88%) SCCM
2 5 (5.88%) SCOrch
2 5 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (4.71%) CA Spectrum
3 4 (4.71%) SCVMM
3 4 (4.71%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (4.71%) OpenView
3 4 (4.71%) Nagios
3 4 (4.71%) OPNET
4 1 (1.18%) WSUS
4 1 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.18%) Puppet
4 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 15 (17.65%) VMware
3 10 (11.76%) Citrix
3 10 (11.76%) Oracle
4 8 (9.41%) SAP
5 7 (8.24%) Cisco
6 6 (7.06%) AppSense
7 5 (5.88%) Juniper
7 5 (5.88%) EMC
8 4 (4.71%) Primavera
8 4 (4.71%) BMC
8 4 (4.71%) CA
8 4 (4.71%) Compuware
8 4 (4.71%) HP
8 4 (4.71%) NetScout
8 4 (4.71%) Riverbed
8 4 (4.71%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.71%) F5
8 4 (4.71%) NetQoS
8 4 (4.71%) Ipanema Technologies
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