The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Consultant
Rank 302 330 259
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -71
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 1041 844 1215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.89% 0.78% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.82% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 828 651 963
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110395 102332 111722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90051 84654 95699
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 31 July 2014 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 31 July 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
England +10 926 £60,000 - 87
London +8 516 £63,000 -3.07% 46
South East +16 202 £58,750 +2.17% 19
Berkshire +50 111 £57,500 - 12
City of London +11 78 £62,500 -7.40% 12
West Midlands +17 49 £57,750 -11.15% 3
South West +20 48 £54,645 -8.92% 1
Reading +9 46 £60,000 +9.09% 1
North West +4 40 £62,500 +38.88% 7
East of England -6 37 £52,500 -2.77% 4
Birmingham +20 27 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Hertfordshire -5 27 £52,500 -1.40% 1
Scotland +10 25 £47,500 -24.00% 7
Yorkshire -22 25 £41,000 -28.69% 2
Buckinghamshire -11 24 £50,000 -11.11% 1
Surrey -15 24 £73,500 +27.82% 3
Manchester +11 23 £65,000 +44.44% 5
West Yorkshire -39 19 £37,500 -34.78% 2
Edinburgh -4 18 £50,000 -25.92% 1
Newbury +13 17 £80,000 +45.45% 2
Watford -4 17 £52,500 - 1
Middlesex - 17 £61,500 -
Bristol +13 16 £60,000 - 1
Cheshire -16 15 £50,000 -15.96% 2
Slough +9 13 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Leeds -33 13 £45,000 -21.73% 2
Wiltshire -8 12 £54,290 -9.51%
Oxfordshire -8 12 £50,000 -28.57%
East Midlands -18 12 £55,000 +10.00% 1
High Wycombe - 12 £50,000 -

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 616 (29.40%) Finance
2 530 (25.30%) SAP
3 411 (19.62%) Oracle
4 365 (17.42%) Degree
5 333 (15.89%) Microsoft
6 318 (15.18%) Project Management
7 306 (14.61%) Business Intelligence
8 269 (12.84%) SQL
9 192 (9.16%) Manufacturing
10 191 (9.12%) MS Excel
11 187 (8.93%) Business Development
12 185 (8.83%) Java
13 179 (8.54%) Retail
14 163 (7.78%) Analytics
15 158 (7.54%) Telecoms
15 158 (7.54%) Windows
16 154 (7.35%) CRM
17 150 (7.16%) .NET
18 148 (7.06%) SQL Server
19 143 (6.83%) Security Cleared
20 129 (6.16%) SharePoint
21 128 (6.11%) Banking
22 123 (5.87%) VMware
23 122 (5.82%) ERP
24 121 (5.78%) Stakeholder Management
25 119 (5.68%) XML
26 117 (5.58%) HTML
26 117 (5.58%) Active Directory
27 111 (5.30%) C#
28 104 (4.96%) ITIL

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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
1 129 (6.16%) SharePoint
2 78 (3.72%) SAS
3 48 (2.29%) MS Exchange
4 38 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
5 37 (1.77%) Oracle Workflow
6 34 (1.62%) WebSphere
7 32 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 32 (1.53%) Tomcat
8 27 (1.29%) IIS
9 24 (1.15%) WebLogic
9 24 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
10 23 (1.10%) Apache
11 22 (1.05%) Lync
12 18 (0.86%) CMS
12 18 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
13 17 (0.81%) NetWeaver
13 17 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
14 15 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
15 13 (0.62%) Adobe CQ
16 11 (0.53%) Node.js
Applications
1 191 (9.12%) MS Excel
2 51 (2.43%) MS Office
3 42 (2.00%) SPSS
4 22 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (0.81%) MS Project
6 16 (0.76%) MS Visio
7 11 (0.53%) OmniGraffle
8 10 (0.48%) Stata
8 10 (0.48%) Fireworks
9 5 (0.24%) Vensim
10 3 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.14%) FastStats
10 3 (0.14%) Weka
11 2 (0.095%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.048%) PowerPivot
12 1 (0.048%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.048%) S-PLUS
12 1 (0.048%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 102 (4.87%) SAP FI
2 98 (4.68%) SAP CO
3 97 (4.63%) SAP FI/CO
4 66 (3.15%) SAP SD
4 66 (3.15%) Oracle EBS R12
5 55 (2.63%) SAP MM
5 55 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
6 47 (2.24%) SAP BPC
7 46 (2.20%) SAP WM
8 38 (1.81%) SAP PP
9 35 (1.67%) SAP CRM
10 28 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
10 28 (1.34%) SAP SCM
10 28 (1.34%) Remedy ITSM
10 28 (1.34%) SAP APO
11 25 (1.19%) Oracle iProcurement
12 23 (1.10%) Oracle General Ledger
12 23 (1.10%) Oracle Receivables
12 23 (1.10%) Oracle Payables
13 22 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 55 (2.63%) SaaS
2 27 (1.29%) SuccessFactors
3 24 (1.15%) Office 365
4 20 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (0.81%) Taleo
6 16 (0.76%) Force.com
7 11 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (0.24%) OpenShift
9 4 (0.19%) IaaS
10 2 (0.095%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.048%) Amazon AWS
11 1 (0.048%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 93 (4.44%) Firewall
2 57 (2.72%) SAN
3 56 (2.67%) Internet
4 50 (2.39%) TCP/IP
5 45 (2.15%) LAN
5 45 (2.15%) WAN
6 38 (1.81%) DNS
7 33 (1.58%) DHCP
8 31 (1.48%) VPN
9 27 (1.29%) HTTP
9 27 (1.29%) MPLS
10 26 (1.24%) VoIP
11 25 (1.19%) Unified Communications
11 25 (1.19%) Network Security
12 23 (1.10%) SSL
12 23 (1.10%) Wireless
13 18 (0.86%) Kerberos
14 17 (0.81%) BGP
15 16 (0.76%) OSPF
16 15 (0.72%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (7.06%) SQL Server
2 99 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
3 87 (4.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 73 (3.48%) SAP BW
5 68 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 66 (3.15%) Oracle Database
7 62 (2.96%) SAP BI
8 61 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 59 (2.82%) Relational Database
10 58 (2.77%) Big Data
11 56 (2.67%) SAP HANA
12 52 (2.48%) Oracle BI EE
13 51 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
14 41 (1.96%) QlikView
15 35 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
15 35 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
16 34 (1.62%) Spotfire
17 33 (1.58%) NoSQL
18 30 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
19 26 (1.24%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (1.34%) Visual Studio
2 23 (1.10%) Axure RP
3 21 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
5 12 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
5 12 (0.57%) Eclipse
5 12 (0.57%) Ant
5 12 (0.57%) Jenkins
6 11 (0.53%) CaliberRM
6 11 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
6 11 (0.53%) Dreamweaver
6 11 (0.53%) RequisitePro
6 11 (0.53%) Subversion
6 11 (0.53%) FrontPage
7 10 (0.48%) Maven
7 10 (0.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 9 (0.43%) CruiseControl
9 8 (0.38%) LoadRunner
10 7 (0.33%) Talend Open Studio
10 7 (0.33%) MorphX
General
1 616 (29.40%) Finance
2 192 (9.16%) Manufacturing
3 179 (8.54%) Retail
4 158 (7.54%) Telecoms
5 128 (6.11%) Banking
6 101 (4.82%) Marketing
7 33 (1.58%) General Ledger
8 30 (1.43%) Advertising
9 22 (1.05%) German Language
10 21 (1.00%) Legal
11 19 (0.91%) Billing
12 18 (0.86%) Investment Banking
12 18 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
13 16 (0.76%) French Language
14 15 (0.72%) Publishing
14 15 (0.72%) Back Office
15 10 (0.48%) Games
16 7 (0.33%) Retail Banking
17 6 (0.29%) Local Government
17 6 (0.29%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (7.16%) .NET
2 119 (5.68%) XML
3 117 (5.58%) HTML
4 78 (3.72%) Web Services
5 65 (3.10%) CSS
6 59 (2.82%) ASP.NET
7 54 (2.58%) J2EE
8 38 (1.81%) Oracle Fusion
9 37 (1.77%) Middleware
10 30 (1.43%) HTML5
11 26 (1.24%) COM
12 25 (1.19%) jQuery
13 22 (1.05%) SOAP
14 21 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 21 (1.00%) Flash
15 18 (0.86%) Apache Flex
16 17 (0.81%) Java EE
16 17 (0.81%) Spring
16 17 (0.81%) Ajax
17 16 (0.76%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 99 (4.73%) FMCG
2 63 (3.01%) Computer Science
3 61 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
4 57 (2.72%) Management Information System
5 44 (2.10%) Visualisation
6 39 (1.86%) Mobile App
7 38 (1.81%) PKI
8 37 (1.77%) Open Source
9 30 (1.43%) Digital Media
10 26 (1.24%) Mathematics
10 26 (1.24%) Data Integration
11 25 (1.19%) Clustering
12 20 (0.95%) Statistics
13 18 (0.86%) Economics
13 18 (0.86%) RIA
14 15 (0.72%) Social Media
15 14 (0.67%) FlexPod
16 13 (0.62%) Replication
17 12 (0.57%) Cryptography
18 10 (0.48%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 158 (7.54%) Windows
2 89 (4.25%) Linux
3 69 (3.29%) UNIX
4 39 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (0.81%) Android
7 17 (0.81%) Solaris
8 16 (0.76%) Apple iOS
9 13 (0.62%) Windows 8
10 9 (0.43%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.29%) AIX
12 6 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (0.24%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.19%) zOS
15 3 (0.14%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.095%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.095%) Embedded Linux
16 2 (0.095%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (15.18%) Project Management
2 306 (14.61%) Business Intelligence
3 187 (8.93%) Business Development
4 163 (7.78%) Analytics
5 154 (7.35%) CRM
6 122 (5.82%) ERP
7 121 (5.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 104 (4.96%) ITIL
9 98 (4.68%) PRINCE2
10 95 (4.53%) Information Security
11 89 (4.25%) Agile Software Development
12 87 (4.15%) Logistics
13 76 (3.63%) Change Management
14 75 (3.58%) Workflow
15 73 (3.48%) Risk Management
16 71 (3.39%) ETL
16 71 (3.39%) Data Modelling
17 67 (3.20%) E-Commerce
18 66 (3.15%) Business Analysis
19 64 (3.05%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 269 (12.84%) SQL
2 185 (8.83%) Java
3 111 (5.30%) C#
4 99 (4.73%) JavaScript
5 47 (2.24%) ABAP
6 39 (1.86%) C++
7 38 (1.81%) Perl
8 36 (1.72%) Ruby
9 32 (1.53%) C
10 27 (1.29%) VB
10 27 (1.29%) Python
11 25 (1.19%) R
12 23 (1.10%) PHP
13 21 (1.00%) ActionScript
14 20 (0.95%) Shell Script
14 20 (0.95%) T-SQL
15 19 (0.91%) PL/SQL
16 17 (0.81%) VB.NET
17 12 (0.57%) Apex Code
18 11 (0.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 365 (17.42%) Degree
2 143 (6.83%) Security Cleared
3 83 (3.96%) SC Cleared
4 64 (3.05%) CISSP
5 63 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
6 60 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 56 (2.67%) ACCA
8 54 (2.58%) CIMA
9 42 (2.00%) SAP Certification
10 41 (1.96%) CCNP
11 40 (1.91%) MCSE
12 37 (1.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 35 (1.67%) ISEB
14 31 (1.48%) CCNA
15 30 (1.43%) MCITP
16 28 (1.34%) CISM
17 26 (1.24%) CCA
18 25 (1.19%) CCIE
19 19 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 19 (0.91%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (4.49%) QA
2 55 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 50 (2.39%) SLA
4 27 (1.29%) COBIT
5 25 (1.19%) PCI DSS
6 15 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 12 (0.57%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.29%) IAS 39
8 6 (0.29%) Basel II
8 6 (0.29%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.19%) ISO 14001
9 4 (0.19%) EMIR
10 3 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
11 2 (0.095%) JSP 440
11 2 (0.095%) BS25999
11 2 (0.095%) HL7
11 2 (0.095%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.048%) FATCA
12 1 (0.048%) CRD IV
12 1 (0.048%) MiFID
System Software
1 117 (5.58%) Active Directory
2 103 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (3.01%) Hyper-V
4 45 (2.15%) XenApp
5 43 (2.05%) XenDesktop
6 40 (1.91%) vSphere
7 26 (1.24%) XenServer
8 25 (1.19%) VMware ESX
9 18 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
10 15 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
11 12 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
12 11 (0.53%) UAG
13 10 (0.48%) Forefront TMG
14 9 (0.43%) Terminal Services
14 9 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 8 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
16 5 (0.24%) vCloud
17 4 (0.19%) KVM
18 3 (0.14%) Apache Flume
18 3 (0.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
1 17 (0.81%) SCCM
1 17 (0.81%) SCOM
2 16 (0.76%) Backup Exec
3 15 (0.72%) Puppet
4 14 (0.67%) NetBackup
5 12 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (0.53%) Data Guard
6 11 (0.53%) Nagios
7 8 (0.38%) XenMobile
7 8 (0.38%) HP UCMDB
8 7 (0.33%) SCOrch
8 7 (0.33%) WSUS
9 6 (0.29%) SCVMM
10 5 (0.24%) SolarWinds Orion
10 5 (0.24%) CA Spectrum
10 5 (0.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 5 (0.24%) OpenView
10 5 (0.24%) MOM
10 5 (0.24%) OPNET
Vendors
1 530 (25.30%) SAP
2 411 (19.62%) Oracle
3 333 (15.89%) Microsoft
4 123 (5.87%) VMware
5 104 (4.96%) Cisco
6 91 (4.34%) Citrix
7 64 (3.05%) HP
8 63 (3.01%) IBM
9 50 (2.39%) Business Objects
10 49 (2.34%) Tableau
11 41 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
12 40 (1.91%) CheckPoint
13 39 (1.86%) F5
14 38 (1.81%) Adobe
15 37 (1.77%) Siebel
16 36 (1.72%) NetApp
17 35 (1.67%) BMC
18 34 (1.62%) Juniper
19 32 (1.53%) Websense
20 31 (1.48%) Dell
London
The People Network
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 2 hours ago
Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Hofmann Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
UK
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Best Benefits in Cambridge!
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £70000 to £80000 per annum - Bonus + Pension + Private Health + 25 Da
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Citrus Global Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
FT Select
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £70000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago