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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 414 397 321
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -76
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 661 842 1054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.68% 0.77% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.80% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 508 654 834
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 £47,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £57,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+8.22% -3.75%

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
93927 105447 110714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79022 87559 89297
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -25 594 £65,000 +8.33% 63
London -20 320 £67,500 +8.00% 30
South East -80 87 £71,250 +18.75% 14
Berkshire -22 44 £72,500 +20.83% 6
Yorkshire +53 42 £63,750 +27.50% 2
West Yorkshire +48 36 £65,000 +30.00% 2
City of London +19 35 £65,000 +8.33% 11
Scotland +14 31 £56,000 -0.88% 2
Leeds +50 28 £65,000 +30.00% 1
East of England +27 28 £48,750 -7.14% 4
North West +9 26 £55,000 -18.51% 2
Reading +1 21 £50,000 -15.25% 2
West Midlands -28 19 £40,000 -30.43% 4
Manchester +11 18 £56,250 -19.64% 1
South West -10 18 £65,000 +26.82% 4
Edinburgh +13 13 £65,000 -13.33% 1
Cambridgeshire +18 12 £47,500 +11.76%
Birmingham -32 11 £40,000 -33.33% 4
Wiltshire +11 9 £65,000 +30.00%
Hampshire -1 9 £66,250 +32.50% 2
Hertfordshire +14 8 £75,000 +31.57% 3
Surrey -6 8 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Aberdeen - 8 - - 1
North East - 8 £40,750 - 1
Bradford - 6 £60,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +21 5 £60,000 +14.28% 1
East Midlands +14 5 £60,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -4 5 £85,000 +41.66% 1
Cheltenham -6 5 £65,000 +15.04%
Gloucestershire -7 5 £65,000 +22.06%

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 464 (32.81%) Finance
2 287 (20.30%) Degree
3 249 (17.61%) SAP
4 207 (14.64%) Microsoft
5 204 (14.43%) Business Intelligence
6 198 (14.00%) Presales
7 179 (12.66%) Oracle
8 165 (11.67%) SQL
9 164 (11.60%) Agile Software Development
10 159 (11.24%) Stakeholder Management
11 158 (11.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 151 (10.68%) Analytics
13 143 (10.11%) Mentoring
14 141 (9.97%) CISSP
15 136 (9.62%) Java
16 129 (9.12%) Information Security
17 128 (9.05%) Project Management
18 122 (8.63%) PCI DSS
19 118 (8.35%) ITIL
20 113 (7.99%) Windows
21 112 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
22 111 (7.85%) SQL Server
23 107 (7.57%) Security Cleared
24 106 (7.50%) Security Architecture
25 99 (7.00%) VMware
26 98 (6.93%) Retail
27 97 (6.86%) .NET
28 96 (6.79%) Cybersecurity
29 93 (6.58%) Big Data
30 92 (6.51%) Data Warehouse

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 (3.47%) SAS
2 47 (3.32%) SharePoint
3 40 (2.83%) IIS
4 34 (2.40%) MS Exchange
5 24 (1.70%) Skype for Business
6 17 (1.20%) Apache Spark
7 14 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (0.78%) Apache
8 11 (0.78%) Documentum
8 11 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (0.78%) LiveLink
9 8 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (0.57%) Tomcat
9 8 (0.57%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.50%) OpenStack
11 6 (0.42%) CMS
11 6 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.35%) JBoss
12 5 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 72 (5.09%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.34%) MS Office
3 14 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.35%) InDesign
5 5 (0.35%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.21%) Casewise Modeler
6 3 (0.21%) SPSS
7 1 (0.071%) MS Project
7 1 (0.071%) Stata
Business Applications
1 64 (4.53%) SAP FI
2 62 (4.38%) SAP SD
3 61 (4.31%) SAP CO
3 61 (4.31%) SAP FI/CO
4 43 (3.04%) SAP MM
5 39 (2.76%) SAP BPC
6 26 (1.84%) Oracle Payables
7 22 (1.56%) Oracle Financials
8 21 (1.49%) Oracle EBS R12
8 21 (1.49%) Oracle iProcurement
8 21 (1.49%) SAP CRM
9 20 (1.41%) Markit EDM
9 20 (1.41%) Oracle Assets
9 20 (1.41%) SAP SCM
10 19 (1.34%) Adobe Campaign
11 18 (1.27%) Oracle Applications
11 18 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
12 16 (1.13%) SAP HR
13 14 (0.99%) Oracle Receivables
13 14 (0.99%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 78 (5.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (3.18%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (2.55%) Office 365
4 23 (1.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 22 (1.56%) IaaS
6 14 (0.99%) PaaS
6 14 (0.99%) SaaS
7 11 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
8 9 (0.64%) SuccessFactors
9 7 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.50%) OneDrive
10 6 (0.42%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
11 4 (0.28%) Force.com
12 3 (0.21%) Responsys
12 3 (0.21%) Yammer
13 2 (0.14%) Google Apps
13 2 (0.14%) Slack
14 1 (0.071%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 82 (5.80%) Network Security
2 54 (3.82%) Firewall
3 34 (2.40%) TCP/IP
4 32 (2.26%) Internet
5 31 (2.19%) WAN
6 24 (1.70%) SAN
7 23 (1.63%) Wireless
8 21 (1.49%) Skype
9 18 (1.27%) LAN
10 17 (1.20%) Unified Communications
11 15 (1.06%) VPN
12 13 (0.92%) Cisco Wireless
12 13 (0.92%) MPLS
13 12 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (0.85%) DNS
14 10 (0.71%) Cisco IPT
14 10 (0.71%) H.323
15 9 (0.64%) NAS
16 7 (0.50%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (7.85%) SQL Server
2 93 (6.58%) Big Data
3 92 (6.51%) Data Warehouse
4 78 (5.52%) SAP HANA
5 54 (3.82%) BusinessObjects
6 51 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 46 (3.25%) Relational Database
8 45 (3.18%) Oracle Database
9 42 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 40 (2.83%) QlikView
10 40 (2.83%) SAP BW
11 31 (2.19%) Oracle BI EE
12 30 (2.12%) Hadoop
13 29 (2.05%) Data Mining
14 28 (1.98%) SAP BI
15 26 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
16 24 (1.70%) DataStage
16 24 (1.70%) Oracle ODI
17 23 (1.63%) SAP Data Services
17 23 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (1.06%) LSMW
2 12 (0.85%) Eclipse
2 12 (0.85%) Jenkins
2 12 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
3 11 (0.78%) Selenium
4 7 (0.50%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.42%) Ranorex
5 6 (0.42%) TestDirector
6 5 (0.35%) Cucumber
6 5 (0.35%) Metasploit
6 5 (0.35%) SoapUI
6 5 (0.35%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.28%) Appium
7 4 (0.28%) JMeter
7 4 (0.28%) JUnit
7 4 (0.28%) Vagrant
7 4 (0.28%) Yeoman
8 3 (0.21%) Protractor
8 3 (0.21%) SpecFlow
8 3 (0.21%) Toad
General
1 464 (32.81%) Finance
2 98 (6.93%) Retail
3 90 (6.36%) Marketing
4 80 (5.66%) Banking
5 73 (5.16%) Telecoms
6 72 (5.09%) Manufacturing
7 53 (3.75%) Financial Institution
8 39 (2.76%) Legal
9 34 (2.40%) Billing
10 31 (2.19%) Back Office
10 31 (2.19%) Front Office
11 26 (1.84%) Investment Banking
12 19 (1.34%) Local Government
13 17 (1.20%) Advertising
14 12 (0.85%) Publishing
15 9 (0.64%) Games
16 8 (0.57%) Automotive
17 7 (0.50%) Electronics
17 7 (0.50%) Law
17 7 (0.50%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (6.86%) .NET
2 44 (3.11%) XML
3 43 (3.04%) HTML
4 38 (2.69%) Middleware
5 36 (2.55%) Web Services
6 31 (2.19%) CSS
7 28 (1.98%) ASP.NET
8 23 (1.63%) SOAP
9 21 (1.49%) RESTful
10 19 (1.34%) HTML5
10 19 (1.34%) J2EE
11 17 (1.20%) FIX Protocol
12 14 (0.99%) .NET Framework
13 11 (0.78%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 11 (0.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 11 (0.78%) REST
13 11 (0.78%) WCF
14 9 (0.64%) D3.js
14 9 (0.64%) Oracle Fusion
14 9 (0.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 112 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (4.53%) Data Centre
2 64 (4.53%) Management Information System
3 46 (3.25%) Computer Science
4 45 (3.18%) Security Operations Centre
5 41 (2.90%) Visualisation
6 35 (2.48%) CESG
7 31 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (1.91%) Blog
8 27 (1.91%) Social Media
9 26 (1.84%) CESG CLAS
10 25 (1.77%) PKI
11 22 (1.56%) Data Integration
12 14 (0.99%) Cyber Attack
12 14 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 14 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
12 14 (0.99%) Mobile App
12 14 (0.99%) Replication
12 14 (0.99%) Virtual Team
13 13 (0.92%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 113 (7.99%) Windows
2 62 (4.38%) Linux
3 55 (3.89%) Unix
4 39 (2.76%) Windows Server
5 22 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (0.85%) Ubuntu
8 11 (0.78%) AIX
8 11 (0.78%) Solaris
9 10 (0.71%) Mac OS X
10 9 (0.64%) HPUX
11 8 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.35%) Android
13 5 (0.35%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.35%) CentOS
14 4 (0.28%) VxWorks
15 2 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
15 2 (0.14%) SUSE
15 2 (0.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (14.43%) Business Intelligence
2 198 (14.00%) Presales
3 164 (11.60%) Agile Software Development
4 159 (11.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 151 (10.68%) Analytics
6 143 (10.11%) Mentoring
7 129 (9.12%) Information Security
8 128 (9.05%) Project Management
9 118 (8.35%) ITIL
10 106 (7.50%) Security Architecture
11 96 (6.79%) Cybersecurity
12 91 (6.44%) Risk Management
13 85 (6.01%) Business Development
14 83 (5.87%) SIEM
15 78 (5.52%) CRM
16 73 (5.16%) Change Management
17 68 (4.81%) Security Operations
18 63 (4.46%) Migration
19 57 (4.03%) Data Analytics
19 57 (4.03%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 165 (11.67%) SQL
2 136 (9.62%) Java
3 87 (6.15%) C#
4 72 (5.09%) C
4 72 (5.09%) C++
5 51 (3.61%) JavaScript
6 50 (3.54%) Python
7 35 (2.48%) ABAP
7 35 (2.48%) PHP
8 33 (2.33%) VB.NET
9 22 (1.56%) Perl
10 21 (1.49%) R
11 20 (1.41%) Objective-C
12 14 (0.99%) Lua
12 14 (0.99%) T-SQL
13 13 (0.92%) PL/SQL
13 13 (0.92%) PowerShell
13 13 (0.92%) VBA
14 11 (0.78%) Scala
15 10 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 287 (20.30%) Degree
2 141 (9.97%) CISSP
3 107 (7.57%) Security Cleared
4 75 (5.30%) SC Cleared
5 65 (4.60%) CISM
6 43 (3.04%) CLAS
7 38 (2.69%) Cisco Certification
8 35 (2.48%) CESG Certified Professional
9 34 (2.40%) CISA
10 31 (2.19%) CREST Certified
11 26 (1.84%) CCNP
11 26 (1.84%) IISP
12 23 (1.63%) CCIE
13 21 (1.49%) CHFI
14 19 (1.34%) PCI QSA
15 18 (1.27%) DV Cleared
16 17 (1.20%) CEH
17 16 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
18 14 (0.99%) ACCA
19 13 (0.92%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 158 (11.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 122 (8.63%) PCI DSS
3 54 (3.82%) QA
4 48 (3.39%) ISO22301
5 47 (3.32%) ISO27002
6 40 (2.83%) ISO27005
7 35 (2.48%) Data Quality
8 28 (1.98%) COBIT
9 13 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 11 (0.78%) RMADS
11 8 (0.57%) BS25999
12 6 (0.42%) IAS 39
12 6 (0.42%) ISO 9001
13 5 (0.35%) ISO 14001
13 5 (0.35%) SLA
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 58 (4.10%) Active Directory
1 58 (4.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (2.19%) Hyper-V
3 23 (1.63%) vSphere
4 17 (1.20%) VMware ESX
5 15 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (0.92%) XenApp
7 7 (0.50%) KVM
7 7 (0.50%) vCloud
8 5 (0.35%) Firmware
8 5 (0.35%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.28%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.21%) iptables
10 3 (0.21%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.21%) XenServer
11 2 (0.14%) Docker
11 2 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.14%) RHEV
11 2 (0.14%) UAG
Systems Management
1 26 (1.84%) SCCM
2 10 (0.71%) Nagios
3 8 (0.57%) SCOM
4 5 (0.35%) EnCase
4 5 (0.35%) Nessus
4 5 (0.35%) Nmap
4 5 (0.35%) RSA Archer
4 5 (0.35%) vRealize
5 4 (0.28%) FTK
5 4 (0.28%) Puppet
6 3 (0.21%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.14%) Ansible
7 2 (0.14%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (0.14%) CFEngine
7 2 (0.14%) HP Fortify
7 2 (0.14%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.14%) ThinApp
7 2 (0.14%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 249 (17.61%) SAP
2 207 (14.64%) Microsoft
3 179 (12.66%) Oracle
4 99 (7.00%) VMware
5 86 (6.08%) Cisco
6 61 (4.31%) Informatica
7 54 (3.82%) Citrix
8 46 (3.25%) ArcSight
9 43 (3.04%) Juniper
10 35 (2.48%) IBM
11 33 (2.33%) Tableau
12 32 (2.26%) F5
12 32 (2.26%) Google
12 32 (2.26%) MicroStrategy
13 28 (1.98%) CheckPoint
14 25 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
15 24 (1.70%) Splunk
16 22 (1.56%) Ab Initio
16 22 (1.56%) Remedy
17 20 (1.41%) HP
London
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £50k - 90k per year + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22k-£35k (Negotiable) Basic + Uncapped OTE +Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Negotiable + Uncapped Commission + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Net Talent
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car, bonus scheme, etc.
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, life, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Acumin
Salary: Competitive including benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £95,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Greythorn
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £80,000 + Excellent Package!
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago