The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 376 349 324
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 765 957 1110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.79% 0.86% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.89% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 523 714 840
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £61,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93561 106940 116399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 78889 88177 95218
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Consultant in the job title.

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Consultant within the UK.

Senior Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Consultant over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 within the UK.

Senior Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -22 687 £65,000 +8.33% 84
London -68 322 £70,000 +7.69% 43
South East -50 113 £60,000 - 16
East of England +77 54 £65,000 +23.80% 4
West Midlands -3 45 £57,500 +3.60% 1
Scotland +15 41 £58,750 +17.50% 1
Berkshire -36 38 £62,500 -3.84% 7
Yorkshire +49 35 £65,000 +30.00% 5
Hertfordshire +57 34 £70,000 +33.33% 3
Leeds +39 30 £65,000 +30.00% 5
West Yorkshire +35 30 £65,000 +30.00% 5
City of London -9 29 £68,000 +8.80% 7
South West +23 28 £65,000 +14.53% 3
Reading +15 27 £60,000 -9.43% 4
North West 0 26 £55,000 -8.33% 10
Wiltshire +35 22 £65,000 +56.62% 1
Edinburgh +23 22 £67,500 +35.00% 1
Surrey +6 19 £55,000 +10.00%
Manchester -5 17 £40,000 -38.46% 7
Swindon +20 13 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Cambridgeshire +12 12 £47,500 +2.70% 1
Solihull +20 11 £65,000 -
Watford +26 10 £75,000 +42.85%
Birmingham -13 10 £40,000 -38.46% 1
Hampshire +7 9 £77,500 +82.35% 2
Oxfordshire -4 9 £70,000 +41.41% 1
Lichfield - 9 - -
Staffordshire - 9 - -
Glasgow -27 8 £47,500 +13.09%
Chippenham - 8 - -

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Senior Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 479 (31.89%) Finance
2 305 (20.31%) SAP
3 286 (19.04%) Degree
4 249 (16.58%) Microsoft
5 248 (16.51%) Business Intelligence
6 212 (14.11%) Oracle
7 209 (13.91%) Presales
8 169 (11.25%) Mentoring
9 166 (11.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 157 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
11 154 (10.25%) SQL
12 151 (10.05%) SQL Server
13 146 (9.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 143 (9.52%) Analytics
15 140 (9.32%) Retail
16 139 (9.25%) Project Management
17 138 (9.19%) CISSP
18 124 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
19 122 (8.12%) Information Security
20 121 (8.06%) ITIL
21 112 (7.46%) Java
22 111 (7.39%) Cisco
23 107 (7.12%) PCI DSS
23 107 (7.12%) SAP HANA
24 106 (7.06%) Security Cleared
24 106 (7.06%) Windows
25 104 (6.92%) Big Data
26 103 (6.86%) .NET
27 102 (6.79%) Security Architecture
28 101 (6.72%) Business Development

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 49 (3.26%) SharePoint
2 41 (2.73%) IIS
2 41 (2.73%) SAS
3 36 (2.40%) MS Exchange
4 26 (1.73%) Skype for Business
5 15 (1.00%) LiveLink
6 14 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (0.87%) Apache Spark
7 13 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (0.73%) WebSphere
9 10 (0.67%) Documentum
9 10 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (0.60%) Apache
10 9 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (0.53%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.47%) NetWeaver
12 7 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 85 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 36 (2.40%) MS Office
3 26 (1.73%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.27%) InDesign
5 4 (0.27%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.13%) SPSS
8 1 (0.067%) MS Project
8 1 (0.067%) Stata
Business Applications
1 76 (5.06%) SAP FI
2 73 (4.86%) SAP CO
2 73 (4.86%) SAP FI/CO
3 51 (3.40%) SAP BPC
4 45 (3.00%) SAP MM
4 45 (3.00%) SAP SD
5 38 (2.53%) SAP Retail
6 23 (1.53%) SAP HR
7 22 (1.46%) Oracle Retail
8 21 (1.40%) SAP WM
9 19 (1.26%) SAP GRC
10 18 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
10 18 (1.20%) Markit EDM
11 16 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
12 15 (1.00%) Adobe Campaign
13 14 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
13 14 (0.93%) SAP SCM
14 13 (0.87%) Oracle Payables
14 13 (0.87%) SAP HCM
15 12 (0.80%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 70 (4.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (2.73%) Office 365
3 40 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (2.40%) IaaS
5 30 (2.00%) SaaS
6 21 (1.40%) PaaS
7 18 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
9 12 (0.80%) SuccessFactors
10 10 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
11 7 (0.47%) Force.com
12 6 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (0.33%) Amazon S3
13 5 (0.33%) OneDrive
14 4 (0.27%) Yammer
15 3 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
15 3 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
15 3 (0.20%) Azure Machine Learning
16 2 (0.13%) Responsys
17 1 (0.067%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 67 (4.46%) Network Security
2 60 (3.99%) Firewall
3 43 (2.86%) WAN
4 39 (2.60%) SAN
5 36 (2.40%) Wireless
6 33 (2.20%) LAN
7 31 (2.06%) Unified Communications
8 28 (1.86%) Cisco ASA
8 28 (1.86%) TCP/IP
8 28 (1.86%) VPN
9 22 (1.46%) Internet
10 20 (1.33%) MPLS
11 16 (1.07%) VLAN
12 15 (1.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (1.00%) DNS
13 14 (0.93%) OSPF
14 13 (0.87%) BGP
14 13 (0.87%) Ethernet
14 13 (0.87%) VoIP
15 12 (0.80%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (10.05%) SQL Server
2 107 (7.12%) SAP HANA
3 104 (6.92%) Big Data
4 90 (5.99%) Data Warehouse
5 83 (5.53%) BusinessObjects
6 78 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 71 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 62 (4.13%) SAP BW
9 52 (3.46%) Relational Database
10 51 (3.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 46 (3.06%) SAP BI
12 41 (2.73%) Oracle Database
13 40 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
14 37 (2.46%) Hadoop
15 36 (2.40%) Data Mining
16 33 (2.20%) QlikView
17 32 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
18 29 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
19 23 (1.53%) SAP Data Services
20 22 (1.46%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 17 (1.13%) Talend Open Studio
2 16 (1.07%) Eclipse
2 16 (1.07%) LSMW
3 7 (0.47%) Jenkins
4 6 (0.40%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.27%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.20%) Axure RP
6 3 (0.20%) ERwin
6 3 (0.20%) JIRA
6 3 (0.20%) Metasploit
6 3 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.20%) Toad
6 3 (0.20%) Yeoman
7 2 (0.13%) AppScan
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.13%) Protractor
7 2 (0.13%) Ranorex
7 2 (0.13%) Selenium
7 2 (0.13%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 479 (31.89%) Finance
2 140 (9.32%) Retail
3 96 (6.39%) Banking
4 90 (5.99%) Marketing
5 86 (5.73%) Manufacturing
6 63 (4.19%) Telecoms
7 38 (2.53%) Billing
7 38 (2.53%) Legal
8 32 (2.13%) Front Office
9 30 (2.00%) Back Office
10 28 (1.86%) Financial Institution
11 19 (1.26%) Publishing
12 18 (1.20%) General Ledger
13 15 (1.00%) Investment Banking
14 12 (0.80%) Local Government
14 12 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (0.60%) Advertising
15 9 (0.60%) Military
16 7 (0.47%) Automotive
16 7 (0.47%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (6.86%) .NET
2 62 (4.13%) HTML
3 60 (3.99%) XML
4 40 (2.66%) CSS
5 39 (2.60%) Web Services
6 26 (1.73%) ASP.NET
6 26 (1.73%) Middleware
7 24 (1.60%) .NET Framework
7 24 (1.60%) RESTful
7 24 (1.60%) SOAP
8 22 (1.46%) HTML5
8 22 (1.46%) J2EE
9 15 (1.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 15 (1.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 12 (0.80%) D3.js
11 11 (0.73%) FIX Protocol
12 10 (0.67%) Oracle Fusion
13 8 (0.53%) Ajax
13 8 (0.53%) MDX
13 8 (0.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 124 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (5.46%) Data Centre
3 57 (3.79%) Management Information System
4 46 (3.06%) Security Operations Centre
5 43 (2.86%) Computer Science
6 39 (2.60%) Visualisation
7 30 (2.00%) CESG
8 29 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
9 28 (1.86%) Fixed Income
10 24 (1.60%) PKI
11 23 (1.53%) Hybrid Cloud
11 23 (1.53%) Social Media
12 22 (1.46%) Blog
12 22 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 22 (1.46%) Mobile App
13 19 (1.26%) CESG CLAS
13 19 (1.26%) User Experience
14 17 (1.13%) Data Integration
15 15 (1.00%) Private Cloud
16 13 (0.87%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 106 (7.06%) Windows
2 56 (3.73%) Linux
3 51 (3.40%) Unix
4 46 (3.06%) Windows Server
5 23 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.47%) Windows 7
7 7 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.40%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.33%) AIX
9 5 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.33%) Solaris
10 3 (0.20%) HPUX
10 3 (0.20%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.20%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.13%) SUSE
11 2 (0.13%) VxWorks
11 2 (0.13%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.067%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (16.51%) Business Intelligence
2 209 (13.91%) Presales
3 169 (11.25%) Mentoring
4 166 (11.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 157 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
6 143 (9.52%) Analytics
7 139 (9.25%) Project Management
8 122 (8.12%) Information Security
9 121 (8.06%) ITIL
10 102 (6.79%) Security Architecture
11 101 (6.72%) Business Development
12 92 (6.13%) SIEM
13 83 (5.53%) Risk Management
14 80 (5.33%) Change Management
15 75 (4.99%) Cybersecurity
16 70 (4.66%) Business Analysis
16 70 (4.66%) CRM
17 62 (4.13%) Scrum
18 61 (4.06%) Security Operations
19 59 (3.93%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 154 (10.25%) SQL
2 112 (7.46%) Java
3 75 (4.99%) C#
4 67 (4.46%) JavaScript
5 52 (3.46%) C++
6 50 (3.33%) C
7 40 (2.66%) Python
8 34 (2.26%) T-SQL
9 33 (2.20%) ABAP
10 27 (1.80%) PHP
10 27 (1.80%) VBA
11 26 (1.73%) Perl
11 26 (1.73%) VB.NET
12 23 (1.53%) PowerShell
13 22 (1.46%) R
14 20 (1.33%) PL/SQL
15 17 (1.13%) Objective-C
16 11 (0.73%) Lua
17 10 (0.67%) Shell Script
18 9 (0.60%) VB
Qualifications
1 286 (19.04%) Degree
2 138 (9.19%) CISSP
3 106 (7.06%) Security Cleared
4 77 (5.13%) SC Cleared
5 62 (4.13%) CISM
6 51 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
7 36 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 32 (2.13%) CLAS
9 31 (2.06%) CCNP
10 29 (1.93%) CREST Certified
10 29 (1.93%) IISP
11 28 (1.86%) CHFI
12 27 (1.80%) CEH
13 26 (1.73%) CESG Certified Professional
14 24 (1.60%) CCIE
14 24 (1.60%) ECSA
15 23 (1.53%) ACCA
15 23 (1.53%) CISA
16 22 (1.46%) MCSE
17 20 (1.33%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (9.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 107 (7.12%) PCI DSS
3 53 (3.53%) ISO22301
4 48 (3.20%) ISO27002
5 45 (3.00%) ISO27005
5 45 (3.00%) QA
6 39 (2.60%) Data Quality
7 16 (1.07%) COBIT
8 12 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (0.53%) BS25999
10 7 (0.47%) ISO 9001
10 7 (0.47%) RMADS
11 6 (0.40%) IAS 39
12 5 (0.33%) ISO 14001
12 5 (0.33%) SLA
13 1 (0.067%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 1 (0.067%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.067%) PA-DSS
13 1 (0.067%) PMBOK
System Software
1 66 (4.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (3.86%) Active Directory
3 43 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 34 (2.26%) vSphere
5 20 (1.33%) XenApp
6 14 (0.93%) vCloud
7 13 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
8 11 (0.73%) VMware ESX
9 7 (0.47%) KVM
10 6 (0.40%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.33%) Firmware
12 3 (0.20%) Docker
12 3 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (0.20%) iptables
12 3 (0.20%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.20%) XenServer
13 2 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (0.13%) RHEV
13 2 (0.13%) UAG
13 2 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (1.33%) SCCM
2 12 (0.80%) SCOM
3 11 (0.73%) RSA Archer
4 8 (0.53%) Nagios
5 6 (0.40%) Failover Clustering
5 6 (0.40%) vRealize
6 4 (0.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (0.27%) MIIS
6 4 (0.27%) Nessus
7 3 (0.20%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (0.20%) Nmap
7 3 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.20%) Puppet
7 3 (0.20%) WSUS
8 2 (0.13%) Ansible
8 2 (0.13%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (0.13%) CFEngine
8 2 (0.13%) EnCase
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 305 (20.31%) SAP
2 249 (16.58%) Microsoft
3 212 (14.11%) Oracle
4 111 (7.39%) Cisco
5 97 (6.46%) VMware
6 60 (3.99%) Informatica
7 55 (3.66%) ArcSight
8 54 (3.60%) Juniper
9 48 (3.20%) Citrix
10 42 (2.80%) IBM
11 40 (2.66%) Tableau
12 34 (2.26%) F5
13 32 (2.13%) CheckPoint
14 30 (2.00%) MicroStrategy
15 29 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
16 28 (1.86%) Splunk
17 26 (1.73%) HP
18 19 (1.26%) Hyperion
19 18 (1.20%) Google
19 18 (1.20%) Remedy
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £75000.00 - £125000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Commission, Benefits, Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + OTE 100k+
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension.
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Based on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + senior allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Orpington, Kent
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £62000 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Car, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 5 days ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Send
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Car, Phone, Laptop, Certified Trai
Posted: 5 days ago