The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Consultant
Rank 341 311 336
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 911 1061 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.83% 0.90% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.95% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 692 843 658
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,850 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500

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
104105 111560 103736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 86198 90937 85872
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 5 August 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 5 August 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
England -26 801 £60,000 - 87
London -25 436 £62,500 - 43
South East +9 212 £57,500 -4.16% 19
City of London +41 90 £60,000 - 12
Berkshire -14 89 £60,000 +4.34% 8
Surrey +41 52 £52,500 -28.57%
North West -1 41 £60,000 - 7
West Midlands -18 39 £56,500 -1.73% 2
Scotland +20 38 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Buckinghamshire +3 29 £60,000 +20.00%
Manchester +8 27 £65,000 - 4
Reading -28 26 £65,000 +8.33% 3
Glasgow +32 25 £42,000 +5.00%
Milton Keynes +10 25 £60,000 +26.31%
Birmingham -8 25 £60,000 -7.69% 2
South West -42 23 £52,500 -3.29% 2
Chertsey - 22 £50,000 -
Edinburgh +1 16 £62,500 +25.00% 2
Hampshire +12 15 £47,500 - 7
South Wales +11 15 £50,000 -9.09%
Wales +9 15 £50,000 -4.76%
Cardiff -2 14 £50,000 -9.09%
Middlesex -3 14 £65,000 +5.69%
East of England -17 13 £52,500 - 3
Newbury +3 11 £67,500 -15.62%
West Yorkshire -10 11 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Yorkshire -13 11 £50,000 +21.95% 3
Southampton +13 10 £45,000 +24.13% 1
Gloucestershire -1 10 £56,750 -1.30%
Egham - 10 - -

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 515 (28.88%) Finance
2 413 (23.16%) SAP
3 280 (15.70%) Cisco
4 275 (15.42%) Degree
5 226 (12.68%) Project Management
6 223 (12.51%) Microsoft
7 222 (12.45%) Business Intelligence
8 210 (11.78%) Cisco Certification
9 204 (11.44%) Oracle
10 187 (10.49%) Manufacturing
11 182 (10.21%) Juniper
12 163 (9.14%) Firewall
13 156 (8.75%) VMware
14 153 (8.58%) Analytical Skills
15 147 (8.24%) CCIE
16 137 (7.68%) MS Excel
17 136 (7.63%) Windows
17 136 (7.63%) Retail
18 134 (7.52%) Agile Software Development
19 121 (6.79%) Logistics
20 120 (6.73%) CRM
21 117 (6.56%) Analytics
22 113 (6.34%) SQL
23 108 (6.06%) Mentoring
23 108 (6.06%) Data Centre
24 107 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
24 107 (6.00%) Marketing
25 105 (5.89%) Stakeholder Management
26 100 (5.61%) HP
26 100 (5.61%) OSPF

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 61 (3.42%) SharePoint
2 30 (1.68%) MS Exchange
2 30 (1.68%) SAS
3 29 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
4 20 (1.12%) IIS
5 14 (0.79%) NetWeaver
5 14 (0.79%) Lync
6 13 (0.73%) CMS
7 11 (0.62%) WebLogic
8 10 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (0.56%) WebSphere
8 10 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (0.56%) SAP Portal
9 9 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (0.45%) Oracle Service Bus
10 8 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (0.39%) Node.js
12 6 (0.34%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 137 (7.68%) MS Excel
2 38 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 33 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 26 (1.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 19 (1.07%) MS Office
6 15 (0.84%) Photoshop
7 11 (0.62%) SPSS
8 8 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.39%) InDesign
10 2 (0.11%) MS Project
10 2 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.056%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 78 (4.37%) SAP MM
2 69 (3.87%) SAP FI
3 67 (3.76%) Oracle EBS
4 62 (3.48%) SAP CO
5 60 (3.37%) SAP FI/CO
6 57 (3.20%) SAP PP
7 54 (3.03%) SAP SCM
8 45 (2.52%) SAP SD
9 36 (2.02%) SAP APO
9 36 (2.02%) SAP WM
10 34 (1.91%) SAP HCM
11 29 (1.63%) SAP FSCM
12 28 (1.57%) SAP HR
13 26 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
14 25 (1.40%) SAP CRM
15 24 (1.35%) SAP QM
16 23 (1.29%) thinkFolio
16 23 (1.29%) Oracle Financials
17 22 (1.23%) SAP ERP
17 22 (1.23%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 55 (3.08%) SaaS
2 53 (2.97%) Office 365
3 45 (2.52%) SuccessFactors
4 43 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (0.50%) Adobe Analytics
8 8 (0.45%) IaaS
9 7 (0.39%) PaaS
10 6 (0.34%) Force.com
10 6 (0.34%) SoftLayer
11 4 (0.22%) Responsys
12 3 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.17%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.17%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
13 2 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.11%) iPaaS
14 1 (0.056%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 163 (9.14%) Firewall
2 100 (5.61%) OSPF
2 100 (5.61%) BGP
3 86 (4.82%) Cisco IOS
4 84 (4.71%) Cisco ASA
5 77 (4.32%) Cisco PIX
6 74 (4.15%) MPLS
6 74 (4.15%) WAN
7 71 (3.98%) SAN
7 71 (3.98%) Network Security
8 69 (3.87%) LAN
9 66 (3.70%) NX-OS
10 63 (3.53%) IOS XR
11 53 (2.97%) NetScreen
12 52 (2.92%) Internet
13 49 (2.75%) Cisco ISE
14 41 (2.30%) DNS
15 40 (2.24%) VPN
16 38 (2.13%) VoIP
17 35 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (5.44%) SQL Server
2 86 (4.82%) SAP BW
3 81 (4.54%) SAP HANA
4 68 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
5 64 (3.59%) BusinessObjects
6 58 (3.25%) SAP BI
7 49 (2.75%) Big Data
8 45 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 36 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 33 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 27 (1.51%) Oracle BI EE
12 26 (1.46%) Relational Database
13 21 (1.18%) Oracle Database
13 21 (1.18%) NoSQL
14 19 (1.07%) Data Mining
15 17 (0.95%) OLAP
15 17 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
16 16 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
16 16 (0.90%) Essbase
16 16 (0.90%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 30 (1.68%) Axure RP
2 24 (1.35%) LoadRunner
3 21 (1.18%) HP UFT
4 17 (0.95%) Selenium
5 12 (0.67%) LSMW
6 9 (0.50%) Jenkins
7 8 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
7 8 (0.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 6 (0.34%) Git (software)
8 6 (0.34%) JMeter
8 6 (0.34%) Toad
9 5 (0.28%) ClearCase
9 5 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (0.22%) Gradle
10 4 (0.22%) WinRunner
10 4 (0.22%) Subversion
10 4 (0.22%) Maven
10 4 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.22%) WebDriver
10 4 (0.22%) Cucumber
General
1 515 (28.88%) Finance
2 187 (10.49%) Manufacturing
3 136 (7.63%) Retail
4 107 (6.00%) Marketing
5 89 (4.99%) Banking
6 69 (3.87%) Telecoms
7 41 (2.30%) Electronics
8 26 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
9 24 (1.35%) Legal
10 22 (1.23%) Publishing
11 21 (1.18%) German Language
12 20 (1.12%) Billing
13 19 (1.07%) Retail Banking
13 19 (1.07%) Advertising
14 16 (0.90%) Back Office
14 16 (0.90%) French Language
15 15 (0.84%) Financial Institution
16 14 (0.79%) Investment Banking
17 13 (0.73%) Front Office
18 11 (0.62%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (4.66%) .NET
2 76 (4.26%) HTML
3 55 (3.08%) Web Services
4 54 (3.03%) XML
5 40 (2.24%) CSS
6 39 (2.19%) J2EE
7 26 (1.46%) Spring
8 22 (1.23%) ASP.NET
9 20 (1.12%) jQuery
10 19 (1.07%) 802.1X
11 18 (1.01%) SOAP
12 17 (0.95%) COM
13 16 (0.90%) Middleware
14 15 (0.84%) REST
15 14 (0.79%) SAP PI
16 12 (0.67%) HTML5
16 12 (0.67%) SAP XI
16 12 (0.67%) AngularJS
17 11 (0.62%) Ajax
17 11 (0.62%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 153 (8.58%) Analytical Skills
2 108 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 95 (5.33%) Computer Science
4 81 (4.54%) FMCG
5 75 (4.21%) Management Information System
6 43 (2.41%) User Experience
7 26 (1.46%) Mobile App
8 25 (1.40%) Private Cloud
9 23 (1.29%) Cryptography
10 22 (1.23%) Social Media
10 22 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
11 21 (1.18%) Data Integration
12 19 (1.07%) Mobile Banking
12 19 (1.07%) DTV
13 17 (0.95%) Mobile Payment
14 16 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
14 16 (0.90%) Client/Server
15 14 (0.79%) Clustering
16 13 (0.73%) Derivative
17 12 (0.67%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 136 (7.63%) Windows
2 62 (3.48%) UNIX
3 48 (2.69%) Linux
4 34 (1.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (1.40%) Windows 7
6 25 (1.40%) Windows 8
7 20 (1.12%) Android
8 19 (1.07%) Apple iOS
9 14 (0.79%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.17%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.11%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.11%) NetWare
12 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.056%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.056%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.056%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (12.68%) Project Management
2 222 (12.45%) Business Intelligence
3 134 (7.52%) Agile Software Development
4 121 (6.79%) Logistics
5 120 (6.73%) CRM
6 117 (6.56%) Analytics
7 108 (6.06%) Mentoring
8 105 (5.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 99 (5.55%) ITIL
10 98 (5.50%) Information Security
11 97 (5.44%) ERP
12 90 (5.05%) Business Development
13 86 (4.82%) Migration
14 81 (4.54%) Service Delivery
14 81 (4.54%) Business Analysis
15 67 (3.76%) PRINCE2
16 59 (3.31%) ETL
17 57 (3.20%) E-Commerce
17 57 (3.20%) Risk Management
17 57 (3.20%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 113 (6.34%) SQL
2 90 (5.05%) Java
3 80 (4.49%) JavaScript
4 70 (3.93%) C#
5 61 (3.42%) C
6 57 (3.20%) ABAP
7 35 (1.96%) Python
8 33 (1.85%) Ruby
9 27 (1.51%) PHP
10 25 (1.40%) C++
11 22 (1.23%) Perl
12 18 (1.01%) Bash Shell
13 17 (0.95%) PowerShell
13 17 (0.95%) R
14 15 (0.84%) Tcl
15 11 (0.62%) VB.NET
15 11 (0.62%) T-SQL
16 8 (0.45%) Scala
17 6 (0.34%) VBScript
17 6 (0.34%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 275 (15.42%) Degree
2 210 (11.78%) Cisco Certification
3 147 (8.24%) CCIE
4 107 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 81 (4.54%) CISSP
6 70 (3.93%) Security Cleared
7 67 (3.76%) MCSE
8 64 (3.59%) CCNP
9 55 (3.08%) CCSE
10 52 (2.92%) JNCIS
11 47 (2.64%) CISM
12 36 (2.02%) SC Cleared
13 28 (1.57%) MCSD
14 27 (1.51%) CCNA
15 25 (1.40%) MCITP
16 23 (1.29%) CISA
16 23 (1.29%) CCA
17 22 (1.23%) ISEB
17 22 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 21 (1.18%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (3.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 59 (3.31%) QA
3 47 (2.64%) PCI DSS
4 23 (1.29%) Data Quality
5 18 (1.01%) COBIT
6 13 (0.73%) BS25999
7 6 (0.34%) SLA
8 4 (0.22%) PMBOK
9 3 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 3 (0.17%) GCP
10 2 (0.11%) GPG13
11 1 (0.056%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.056%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.056%) GxP
11 1 (0.056%) BS7799
System Software
1 97 (5.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 75 (4.21%) Hyper-V
3 53 (2.97%) Active Directory
4 39 (2.19%) vSphere
5 37 (2.08%) vCloud
6 15 (0.84%) XenDesktop
7 12 (0.67%) XenApp
8 8 (0.45%) VMware ESX
9 7 (0.39%) XenServer
9 7 (0.39%) Docker
9 7 (0.39%) HDFS
9 7 (0.39%) GPFS
10 6 (0.34%) KVM
10 6 (0.34%) Forefront TMG
11 5 (0.28%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.22%) UAG
13 2 (0.11%) Varnish
13 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.056%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 1 (0.056%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 33 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
2 22 (1.23%) SCCM
3 17 (0.95%) SCOM
4 15 (0.84%) Cisco CUCM
5 12 (0.67%) SCOrch
5 12 (0.67%) SELinux
6 10 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 9 (0.50%) Tivoli
8 6 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.28%) HP UCMDB
10 4 (0.22%) SCVMM
11 3 (0.17%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.17%) Puppet
11 3 (0.17%) Cisco UCCX
11 3 (0.17%) XenMobile
11 3 (0.17%) Ansible
12 2 (0.11%) ArcSight ESM
12 2 (0.11%) Windows Intune
12 2 (0.11%) FortiGate
12 2 (0.11%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 413 (23.16%) SAP
2 280 (15.70%) Cisco
3 223 (12.51%) Microsoft
4 204 (11.44%) Oracle
5 182 (10.21%) Juniper
6 156 (8.75%) VMware
7 100 (5.61%) HP
8 94 (5.27%) F5
9 92 (5.16%) CheckPoint
10 79 (4.43%) Citrix
11 72 (4.04%) Riverbed
12 63 (3.53%) Fortinet
13 61 (3.42%) Blue Coat
14 54 (3.03%) IronPort
15 53 (2.97%) Tufin
16 42 (2.36%) IBM
17 40 (2.24%) Adobe
18 38 (2.13%) NetApp
19 34 (1.91%) Informatica
20 31 (1.74%) Hyperion
Reading, Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £24k - 30k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 17 hours ago
UK
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £58000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 23 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Berkshire
Salt
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
MAPP Ltd.
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
KDR Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - £58k per annum + 5-20% bonus, Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Travel Expenses
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus, BUPA, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + CAR ALLOWANCE, PENSION, BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £85000.00 - £92000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago