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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 416 411 322
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -89
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 627 761 1040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.67% 0.70% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.72% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 489 601 815
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £58,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+7.75% -3.33%

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
90765 105251 110157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.20% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76040 87694 88974
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 September 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 24 September 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
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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 -8 572 £65,000 +8.33% 68
London +9 310 £70,000 +12.00% 43
South East -35 89 £70,000 +16.66% 8
Berkshire +10 47 £72,500 +26.08% 5
Yorkshire +63 37 £60,000 -4.76% 5
City of London +14 33 £65,000 -3.70% 15
West Yorkshire +46 30 £60,000 -26.38% 3
North West +19 30 £57,500 -17.85% 1
Scotland +18 25 £65,000 -13.33% 7
Manchester -4 22 £60,000 -6.25%
Leeds +41 21 £65,000 -20.24% 3
East of England +20 20 £50,000 -12.28% 3
Reading +12 20 £50,000 -4.76% 3
West Midlands -27 16 £48,750 -15.21% 2
South West -20 13 £65,000 +23.80% 1
East Midlands +27 11 £61,250 +2.08% 2
Hampshire -2 11 £62,500 +21.95%
Birmingham -39 11 £57,500 -16.36% 1
Edinburgh +10 10 £65,000 -13.33% 4
Cambridgeshire - 9 £47,500 -
Aberdeen - 8 - -
North East - 7 £38,500 -
Bradford - 7 £60,000 -
Oxfordshire +10 6 £72,500 +42.85%
Surrey -23 6 £63,750 +10.86% 1
Bedfordshire - 6 £60,000 -
Milton Keynes +3 5 £85,000 +41.66%
Buckinghamshire -4 5 £85,000 +41.66% 1
Cheltenham -15 5 £65,000 +15.04%
Gloucestershire -18 5 £65,000 +15.04%

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 438 (31.13%) Finance
2 268 (19.05%) SAP
3 267 (18.98%) Degree
4 202 (14.36%) Microsoft
5 195 (13.86%) Business Intelligence
5 195 (13.86%) Presales
6 164 (11.66%) Agile Software Development
7 163 (11.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 160 (11.37%) SQL
8 160 (11.37%) Oracle
9 147 (10.45%) Analytics
10 145 (10.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 143 (10.16%) Java
12 137 (9.74%) Project Management
13 132 (9.38%) CISSP
14 130 (9.24%) Mentoring
15 124 (8.81%) Windows
16 120 (8.53%) Information Security
17 111 (7.89%) PCI DSS
18 109 (7.75%) SQL Server
18 109 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
19 108 (7.68%) ITIL
19 108 (7.68%) Retail
20 107 (7.60%) Security Cleared
21 104 (7.39%) .NET
22 99 (7.04%) VMware
22 99 (7.04%) Business Development
23 95 (6.75%) Security Architecture
23 95 (6.75%) CRM
24 94 (6.68%) C#

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 47 (3.34%) SAS
2 45 (3.20%) SharePoint
3 42 (2.99%) IIS
4 32 (2.27%) MS Exchange
5 22 (1.56%) Skype for Business
6 14 (1.00%) Apache Spark
7 11 (0.78%) Apache
7 11 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (0.64%) Documentum
8 9 (0.64%) LiveLink
8 9 (0.64%) OpenStack
8 9 (0.64%) WebSphere
9 8 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (0.50%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.43%) CMS
11 6 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.36%) GlassFish
12 5 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 74 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.14%) MS Office
3 12 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.36%) InDesign
5 5 (0.36%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.21%) Casewise Modeler
7 2 (0.14%) SPSS
8 1 (0.071%) MS Project
8 1 (0.071%) Stata
Business Applications
1 71 (5.05%) SAP SD
2 63 (4.48%) SAP FI
3 60 (4.26%) SAP CO
3 60 (4.26%) SAP FI/CO
4 49 (3.48%) SAP MM
5 39 (2.77%) SAP BPC
6 32 (2.27%) SAP CRM
7 30 (2.13%) Oracle Payables
8 26 (1.85%) Oracle Financials
8 26 (1.85%) SAP SCM
9 23 (1.63%) Oracle Assets
9 23 (1.63%) Oracle iProcurement
10 22 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
11 21 (1.49%) Adobe Campaign
12 20 (1.42%) Oracle EBS
13 19 (1.35%) Markit EDM
14 18 (1.28%) SAP HR
15 16 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
15 16 (1.14%) SAP PP
16 15 (1.07%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 80 (5.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (3.55%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (2.77%) Office 365
4 25 (1.78%) Google Cloud Platform
5 18 (1.28%) IaaS
6 12 (0.85%) SaaS
7 11 (0.78%) PaaS
7 11 (0.78%) SuccessFactors
8 10 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.43%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.36%) Google Apps
11 5 (0.36%) Slack
12 4 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
12 4 (0.28%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.28%) Responsys
13 3 (0.21%) Force.com
14 2 (0.14%) BlueKai
14 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
15 1 (0.071%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 83 (5.90%) Network Security
2 50 (3.55%) Firewall
3 38 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 33 (2.35%) Internet
5 27 (1.92%) WAN
6 24 (1.71%) SAN
7 23 (1.63%) Skype
7 23 (1.63%) Wireless
8 16 (1.14%) LAN
8 16 (1.14%) Unified Communications
9 14 (1.00%) Cisco Wireless
9 14 (1.00%) VPN
10 13 (0.92%) MPLS
11 12 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
12 11 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (0.71%) Cisco IPT
13 10 (0.71%) DNS
13 10 (0.71%) H.323
14 9 (0.64%) NAS
15 7 (0.50%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (7.75%) SQL Server
2 84 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
2 84 (5.97%) SAP HANA
3 83 (5.90%) Big Data
4 52 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
5 47 (3.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 46 (3.27%) Relational Database
7 41 (2.91%) QlikView
8 40 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 38 (2.70%) SAP BW
10 37 (2.63%) Oracle Database
11 29 (2.06%) SAP BI
12 27 (1.92%) Data Mining
13 26 (1.85%) Oracle BI EE
14 22 (1.56%) DataStage
14 22 (1.56%) Hadoop
15 21 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
15 21 (1.49%) Oracle ODI
15 21 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 19 (1.35%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 17 (1.21%) Jenkins
2 14 (1.00%) LSMW
2 14 (1.00%) Selenium
3 12 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
4 9 (0.64%) Eclipse
4 9 (0.64%) Ranorex
5 8 (0.57%) Cucumber
5 8 (0.57%) Git (software)
5 8 (0.57%) SoapUI
6 7 (0.50%) Appium
6 7 (0.50%) Metasploit
6 7 (0.50%) TestDirector
7 6 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (0.43%) Visual Studio
8 5 (0.36%) JMeter
8 5 (0.36%) WATIR
9 4 (0.28%) JIRA
9 4 (0.28%) LoadRunner
9 4 (0.28%) Vagrant
9 4 (0.28%) Yeoman
General
1 438 (31.13%) Finance
2 108 (7.68%) Retail
3 84 (5.97%) Marketing
4 80 (5.69%) Banking
5 79 (5.61%) Telecoms
6 78 (5.54%) Manufacturing
7 56 (3.98%) Financial Institution
8 42 (2.99%) Legal
9 35 (2.49%) Billing
10 31 (2.20%) Front Office
11 26 (1.85%) Investment Banking
12 24 (1.71%) Back Office
13 20 (1.42%) Local Government
14 18 (1.28%) Advertising
15 10 (0.71%) Games
15 10 (0.71%) Publishing
16 8 (0.57%) Automotive
16 8 (0.57%) Electronics
16 8 (0.57%) Law
17 6 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (7.39%) .NET
2 43 (3.06%) HTML
3 39 (2.77%) Middleware
3 39 (2.77%) XML
4 37 (2.63%) Web Services
5 29 (2.06%) CSS
6 27 (1.92%) ASP.NET
7 23 (1.63%) SOAP
8 20 (1.42%) RESTful
9 18 (1.28%) HTML5
9 18 (1.28%) J2EE
10 17 (1.21%) FIX Protocol
11 13 (0.92%) WCF
12 12 (0.85%) REST
13 11 (0.78%) .NET Framework
14 10 (0.71%) Oracle Fusion
15 9 (0.64%) ASP.NET 2.0
15 9 (0.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (0.64%) D3.js
15 9 (0.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 109 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (4.62%) Data Centre
3 63 (4.48%) Management Information System
4 48 (3.41%) Computer Science
5 39 (2.77%) Visualisation
6 34 (2.42%) Security Operations Centre
7 32 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
8 31 (2.20%) CESG
9 28 (1.99%) Blog
10 25 (1.78%) Social Media
11 23 (1.63%) CESG CLAS
12 17 (1.21%) Data Integration
13 16 (1.14%) Replication
14 15 (1.07%) Client/Server
14 15 (1.07%) PKI
15 14 (1.00%) Cyber Attack
15 14 (1.00%) Mobile App
15 14 (1.00%) NHS
15 14 (1.00%) PMI
16 13 (0.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 124 (8.81%) Windows
2 72 (5.12%) Linux
3 59 (4.19%) Unix
4 39 (2.77%) Windows Server
5 24 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (1.00%) Mac OS X
8 13 (0.92%) Ubuntu
9 12 (0.85%) AIX
9 12 (0.85%) Solaris
10 10 (0.71%) HPUX
11 9 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.43%) Android
13 6 (0.43%) Apple iOS
13 6 (0.43%) CentOS
14 5 (0.36%) VxWorks
15 3 (0.21%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.14%) Windows 10
16 2 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (13.86%) Business Intelligence
1 195 (13.86%) Presales
2 164 (11.66%) Agile Software Development
3 163 (11.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 147 (10.45%) Analytics
5 137 (9.74%) Project Management
6 130 (9.24%) Mentoring
7 120 (8.53%) Information Security
8 108 (7.68%) ITIL
9 99 (7.04%) Business Development
10 95 (6.75%) CRM
10 95 (6.75%) Security Architecture
11 91 (6.47%) Cybersecurity
12 90 (6.40%) Risk Management
13 64 (4.55%) Migration
14 63 (4.48%) Change Management
15 61 (4.34%) SIEM
16 59 (4.19%) Data Analytics
17 57 (4.05%) Open Source
18 54 (3.84%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 160 (11.37%) SQL
2 143 (10.16%) Java
3 94 (6.68%) C#
4 83 (5.90%) C
5 77 (5.47%) C++
6 59 (4.19%) Python
7 53 (3.77%) JavaScript
8 41 (2.91%) PHP
9 40 (2.84%) ABAP
10 33 (2.35%) VB.NET
11 23 (1.63%) Perl
12 21 (1.49%) R
13 20 (1.42%) Objective-C
14 14 (1.00%) PL/SQL
14 14 (1.00%) PowerShell
15 13 (0.92%) Lua
15 13 (0.92%) Scala
15 13 (0.92%) VBA
16 12 (0.85%) T-SQL
16 12 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 267 (18.98%) Degree
2 132 (9.38%) CISSP
3 107 (7.60%) Security Cleared
4 74 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 64 (4.55%) CISM
6 40 (2.84%) Cisco Certification
6 40 (2.84%) CLAS
7 37 (2.63%) CISA
8 33 (2.35%) CESG Certified Professional
9 31 (2.20%) CREST Certified
10 28 (1.99%) IISP
11 26 (1.85%) CCIE
11 26 (1.85%) CCNP
12 20 (1.42%) PMI Certification
13 19 (1.35%) DV Cleared
14 18 (1.28%) CHFI
14 18 (1.28%) PCI QSA
15 16 (1.14%) SAP Certification
16 15 (1.07%) GCIH
17 14 (1.00%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (10.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 111 (7.89%) PCI DSS
3 56 (3.98%) QA
4 39 (2.77%) ISO22301
5 38 (2.70%) ISO27002
6 31 (2.20%) Data Quality
6 31 (2.20%) ISO27005
7 28 (1.99%) COBIT
8 12 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 11 (0.78%) RMADS
10 8 (0.57%) BS25999
11 6 (0.43%) SLA
12 5 (0.36%) IAS 39
12 5 (0.36%) ISO 14001
13 4 (0.28%) ISO 9001
14 3 (0.21%) PA-DSS
15 2 (0.14%) PMBOK
16 1 (0.071%) ISO 9000
16 1 (0.071%) SDET
System Software
1 57 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (3.98%) Active Directory
3 28 (1.99%) Hyper-V
4 23 (1.63%) vSphere
5 17 (1.21%) VMware ESX
6 15 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (0.85%) XenApp
8 7 (0.50%) KVM
9 5 (0.36%) vCloud
10 4 (0.28%) Firmware
10 4 (0.28%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.28%) XenServer
11 3 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (0.21%) iptables
11 3 (0.21%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.14%) Docker
12 2 (0.14%) RHEV
12 2 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.14%) Xen
12 2 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (1.78%) SCCM
2 11 (0.78%) Nagios
3 8 (0.57%) EnCase
4 7 (0.50%) FTK
5 6 (0.43%) Nessus
5 6 (0.43%) Nmap
5 6 (0.43%) Puppet
6 5 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.36%) RSA Archer
6 5 (0.36%) SCOM
6 5 (0.36%) vRealize
7 4 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.21%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.21%) Ansible
8 3 (0.21%) CA Spectrum
8 3 (0.21%) OpenView
8 3 (0.21%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.14%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.14%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 2 (0.14%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 268 (19.05%) SAP
2 202 (14.36%) Microsoft
3 160 (11.37%) Oracle
4 99 (7.04%) VMware
5 86 (6.11%) Cisco
6 56 (3.98%) Citrix
7 53 (3.77%) Informatica
8 38 (2.70%) Juniper
9 37 (2.63%) Google
10 34 (2.42%) ArcSight
11 33 (2.35%) IBM
12 31 (2.20%) Tableau
13 30 (2.13%) F5
13 30 (2.13%) MicroStrategy
14 27 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
15 25 (1.78%) CheckPoint
16 24 (1.71%) HP
16 24 (1.71%) Splunk
17 23 (1.63%) Ab Initio
18 21 (1.49%) Rackspace
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + OTE 100k+
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 70k per year
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000+ (DOE) plus monetary benefits, attractive bonus scheme and pen
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, life, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Wolsey Associates
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits Uncapped OTE
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000 - £73,000 + incredible package
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benifits negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
KEYRESOURCE
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits health care, pension, life assura
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits Uncapped OTE
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £26000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Scotland
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Codex
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 3 days ago