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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 412 372 342
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 716 887 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.70% 0.80% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.83% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 530 649 804
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £57,500 £61,500
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -6.50%

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
98685 106608 115718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 82974 87064 93978
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -55 628 £65,000 +4.00% 95
London -88 300 £67,500 +3.84% 55
South East -14 133 £60,000 - 12
Berkshire -29 49 £60,000 -7.69% 5
West Midlands 0 38 £60,000 +20.00% 2
East of England +42 36 £65,000 +8.33% 8
City of London -17 31 £67,500 +1.88% 12
Hertfordshire +31 28 £65,000 +23.80% 4
Scotland +11 27 £57,500 +4.54% 3
North West +7 24 £55,000 -2.22% 5
Reading +3 22 £70,000 +3.70% 5
Yorkshire +23 21 £65,000 +62.50% 7
South West -8 21 £57,500 - 2
Edinburgh +11 18 £67,500 +22.72% 2
Manchester +4 18 £55,000 -4.34% 4
Surrey -14 18 £55,000 +4.76% 1
West Yorkshire +18 17 £65,000 +30.00% 5
Leeds +18 17 £65,000 +30.00% 5
Wiltshire +10 15 £65,000 +62.50%
Hampshire -9 13 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Birmingham -13 13 £60,000 -20.00% 2
Swindon -1 12 £65,000 +62.50%
Buckinghamshire +16 10 £48,750 -22.00%
Oxfordshire -2 10 £51,250 +13.88%
Maidenhead +9 8 £75,000 +27.65%
Watford +7 8 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Egham +19 7 £55,000 -
Glasgow -3 7 £35,500 -29.00%
Solihull - 7 £65,000 -
Milton Keynes +19 6 £42,500 -32.00%

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 465 (30.77%) Finance
2 321 (21.24%) SAP
3 268 (17.74%) Degree
4 250 (16.55%) Business Intelligence
5 240 (15.88%) Oracle
6 234 (15.49%) Presales
7 232 (15.35%) Microsoft
8 172 (11.38%) Agile Software Development
9 163 (10.79%) SQL Server
10 159 (10.52%) Mentoring
11 152 (10.06%) Stakeholder Management
12 144 (9.53%) SQL
13 136 (9.00%) Project Management
14 131 (8.67%) Cisco
14 131 (8.67%) Retail
15 129 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
16 125 (8.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 125 (8.27%) Analytics
17 124 (8.21%) CISSP
18 115 (7.61%) Information Security
19 109 (7.21%) SAP HANA
20 103 (6.82%) Banking
21 101 (6.68%) Java
22 98 (6.49%) Windows
22 98 (6.49%) MS Excel
23 96 (6.35%) Big Data
24 94 (6.22%) .NET
25 91 (6.02%) Data Centre
26 88 (5.82%) VMware
27 87 (5.76%) Firewall

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 (3.24%) IIS
2 40 (2.65%) SharePoint
3 36 (2.38%) MS Exchange
3 36 (2.38%) Skype for Business
4 29 (1.92%) SAS
5 21 (1.39%) WebSphere
6 19 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
7 17 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
8 13 (0.86%) LiveLink
9 10 (0.66%) NetWeaver
10 9 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (0.60%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.53%) Apache Spark
11 8 (0.53%) Documentum
11 8 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (0.40%) CMS
12 6 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (0.33%) GlassFish
13 5 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 5 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 98 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 31 (2.05%) MS Office
3 24 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (0.20%) SPSS
6 2 (0.13%) MS Project
7 1 (0.066%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.066%) Stata
Business Applications
1 76 (5.03%) SAP FI
2 73 (4.83%) SAP CO
2 73 (4.83%) SAP FI/CO
3 52 (3.44%) SAP MM
4 48 (3.18%) SAP BPC
4 48 (3.18%) SAP Retail
5 28 (1.85%) SAP HR
6 27 (1.79%) SAP SD
7 25 (1.65%) Oracle Retail
8 23 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
9 20 (1.32%) SAP APO
9 20 (1.32%) SAP SCM
10 19 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
10 19 (1.26%) SAP GRC
11 18 (1.19%) SAP HCM
12 16 (1.06%) SAP PP
13 13 (0.86%) SAP WM
14 12 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
14 12 (0.79%) SAP QM
14 12 (0.79%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 56 (3.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (2.71%) SaaS
3 36 (2.38%) IaaS
4 34 (2.25%) Office 365
5 28 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (1.06%) SuccessFactors
8 15 (0.99%) PaaS
9 5 (0.33%) Force.com
10 4 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
10 4 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (0.26%) OneDrive
10 4 (0.26%) Yammer
11 3 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.20%) Azure Machine Learning
11 3 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.13%) Responsys
13 1 (0.066%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 87 (5.76%) Firewall
2 60 (3.97%) Network Security
3 57 (3.77%) WAN
4 52 (3.44%) LAN
5 51 (3.38%) Wireless
6 48 (3.18%) SAN
7 44 (2.91%) VPN
8 41 (2.71%) Cisco ASA
9 33 (2.18%) Unified Communications
9 33 (2.18%) VLAN
10 28 (1.85%) MPLS
10 28 (1.85%) OSPF
11 27 (1.79%) BGP
12 25 (1.65%) SSL
13 24 (1.59%) TCP/IP
14 22 (1.46%) Cisco Nexus
14 22 (1.46%) Ethernet
15 21 (1.39%) EIGRP
16 19 (1.26%) DNS
17 18 (1.19%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (10.79%) SQL Server
2 109 (7.21%) SAP HANA
3 96 (6.35%) Big Data
4 82 (5.43%) BusinessObjects
5 75 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
5 75 (4.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 75 (4.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 67 (4.43%) SAP BW
7 66 (4.37%) Relational Database
8 57 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 56 (3.71%) SQL Server 2008
10 53 (3.51%) SAP BI
11 44 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
12 40 (2.65%) Oracle Database
13 37 (2.45%) Hadoop
14 34 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
15 28 (1.85%) Data Mining
16 24 (1.59%) QlikView
17 20 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
18 19 (1.26%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 15 (0.99%) Eclipse
2 8 (0.53%) LSMW
2 8 (0.53%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (0.46%) Toad
4 6 (0.40%) Jenkins
4 6 (0.40%) JIRA
5 5 (0.33%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.20%) Axure RP
6 3 (0.20%) Subversion
7 2 (0.13%) AppScan
7 2 (0.13%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.13%) ClearQuest
7 2 (0.13%) IntelliJ
7 2 (0.13%) Metasploit
7 2 (0.13%) NetBeans
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.13%) Protractor
7 2 (0.13%) Selenium
7 2 (0.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 465 (30.77%) Finance
2 131 (8.67%) Retail
3 103 (6.82%) Banking
4 87 (5.76%) Marketing
5 68 (4.50%) Manufacturing
6 51 (3.38%) Telecoms
7 41 (2.71%) Back Office
8 35 (2.32%) Billing
9 30 (1.99%) Front Office
9 30 (1.99%) General Ledger
10 27 (1.79%) Legal
11 18 (1.19%) Publishing
12 14 (0.93%) French Language
13 13 (0.86%) Financial Institution
14 12 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
15 11 (0.73%) Advertising
15 11 (0.73%) Games
15 11 (0.73%) German Language
16 10 (0.66%) Military
17 9 (0.60%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (6.22%) .NET
2 63 (4.17%) HTML
3 51 (3.38%) XML
4 43 (2.85%) CSS
5 42 (2.78%) Web Services
6 33 (2.18%) ASP.NET
7 27 (1.79%) .NET Framework
8 26 (1.72%) J2EE
9 23 (1.52%) HTML5
10 20 (1.32%) Middleware
11 19 (1.26%) SOAP
11 19 (1.26%) XMPP
12 18 (1.19%) Oracle Fusion
13 16 (1.06%) RESTful
14 13 (0.86%) ASP.NET 2.0
14 13 (0.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 12 (0.79%) REST
15 12 (0.79%) WCF
16 9 (0.60%) D3.js
16 9 (0.60%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 129 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (6.02%) Data Centre
3 49 (3.24%) Management Information System
4 46 (3.04%) Security Operations Centre
5 43 (2.85%) Computer Science
6 34 (2.25%) Fixed Income
7 30 (1.99%) Visualisation
8 25 (1.65%) Mobile App
9 23 (1.52%) User Experience
10 22 (1.46%) Hybrid Cloud
11 21 (1.39%) Derivative
12 20 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
12 20 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 20 (1.32%) PKI
13 19 (1.26%) CESG
13 19 (1.26%) Clustering
14 17 (1.13%) Data Structures
15 16 (1.06%) Private Cloud
16 13 (0.86%) Data Integration
17 12 (0.79%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 98 (6.49%) Windows
2 63 (4.17%) Linux
3 46 (3.04%) Windows Server
4 39 (2.58%) Unix
5 20 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (0.93%) Windows 7
7 7 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.26%) Solaris
8 4 (0.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.20%) CentOS
9 3 (0.20%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.20%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.13%) AIX
10 2 (0.13%) Android
10 2 (0.13%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.13%) HPUX
10 2 (0.13%) SUSE
10 2 (0.13%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (16.55%) Business Intelligence
2 234 (15.49%) Presales
3 172 (11.38%) Agile Software Development
4 159 (10.52%) Mentoring
5 152 (10.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 136 (9.00%) Project Management
7 125 (8.27%) Analytics
8 115 (7.61%) Information Security
9 86 (5.69%) ITIL
10 85 (5.63%) Business Development
11 76 (5.03%) CRM
12 70 (4.63%) Security Architecture
12 70 (4.63%) SIEM
13 68 (4.50%) Business Analysis
14 65 (4.30%) Risk Management
15 59 (3.90%) Change Management
15 59 (3.90%) Cybersecurity
16 57 (3.77%) Scrum
16 57 (3.77%) Security Operations
17 56 (3.71%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 144 (9.53%) SQL
2 101 (6.68%) Java
3 73 (4.83%) JavaScript
4 62 (4.10%) C#
5 43 (2.85%) C
6 34 (2.25%) T-SQL
7 32 (2.12%) Python
8 28 (1.85%) C++
9 24 (1.59%) Perl
10 23 (1.52%) PowerShell
10 23 (1.52%) VBA
11 22 (1.46%) ABAP
12 20 (1.32%) PL/SQL
13 16 (1.06%) PHP
14 14 (0.93%) R
15 13 (0.86%) VB.NET
16 11 (0.73%) Objective-C
17 9 (0.60%) Shell Script
18 7 (0.46%) VB
19 6 (0.40%) Lua
Qualifications
1 268 (17.74%) Degree
2 124 (8.21%) CISSP
3 85 (5.63%) Security Cleared
4 75 (4.96%) Cisco Certification
5 64 (4.24%) SC Cleared
6 57 (3.77%) CISM
7 50 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 47 (3.11%) CCNP
9 37 (2.45%) ACCA
10 33 (2.18%) CEH
10 33 (2.18%) IISP
11 32 (2.12%) MCSE
12 31 (2.05%) CCA
12 31 (2.05%) CIMA
13 28 (1.85%) CCIE
13 28 (1.85%) CREST Certified
14 25 (1.65%) CHFI
15 24 (1.59%) ECSA
16 20 (1.32%) CLAS
17 19 (1.26%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (8.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 78 (5.16%) PCI DSS
3 37 (2.45%) QA
4 33 (2.18%) ISO22301
5 31 (2.05%) Data Quality
6 29 (1.92%) ISO27002
7 27 (1.79%) ISO27005
8 12 (0.79%) COBIT
9 10 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 8 (0.53%) ISO 9001
11 6 (0.40%) BS25999
12 5 (0.33%) ISO 14001
12 5 (0.33%) SLA
13 4 (0.26%) IAS 39
13 4 (0.26%) RMADS
14 2 (0.13%) GCP
14 2 (0.13%) MiFID
14 2 (0.13%) SEPA
15 1 (0.066%) EMIR
15 1 (0.066%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 67 (4.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (3.84%) Active Directory
3 44 (2.91%) Hyper-V
4 31 (2.05%) vSphere
5 19 (1.26%) XenApp
6 16 (1.06%) vCloud
7 7 (0.46%) KVM
8 5 (0.33%) Docker
8 5 (0.33%) Firmware
8 5 (0.33%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (0.20%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.13%) iptables
11 2 (0.13%) RHEV
11 2 (0.13%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.13%) UAG
11 2 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.13%) Xen
11 2 (0.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (1.32%) SCCM
1 20 (1.32%) SCOM
2 10 (0.66%) Backup Exec
2 10 (0.66%) WSUS
3 8 (0.53%) RSA Archer
4 7 (0.46%) vRealize
5 5 (0.33%) Ansible
5 5 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (0.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (0.26%) MIIS
6 4 (0.26%) Oracle Identity Management
7 3 (0.20%) CA Spectrum
7 3 (0.20%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (0.20%) Nagios
7 3 (0.20%) Nessus
7 3 (0.20%) OpenView
7 3 (0.20%) Puppet
7 3 (0.20%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.13%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 321 (21.24%) SAP
2 240 (15.88%) Oracle
3 232 (15.35%) Microsoft
4 131 (8.67%) Cisco
5 88 (5.82%) VMware
6 65 (4.30%) Juniper
7 56 (3.71%) IBM
7 56 (3.71%) Informatica
8 51 (3.38%) ArcSight
9 41 (2.71%) Citrix
10 37 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
11 34 (2.25%) F5
12 33 (2.18%) Tableau
13 32 (2.12%) HP
13 32 (2.12%) Splunk
14 31 (2.05%) CheckPoint
15 26 (1.72%) Riverbed
16 23 (1.52%) Dell
17 22 (1.46%) Hyperion
18 20 (1.32%) MicroStrategy
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £75000 per annum + Fantastic package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 to £75,000 basic (Plus substantial package)
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance, annual bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
United Kingdom
Empiric Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: Yesterday
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £ 65K - 72K, plus a car allowance and bonus (up to £86K OTE)
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + OTE 100k+
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £37500 - £42500 per annum + PMI, pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £37500 - £42500 per annum + PMI, pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £37500 - £42500 per annum + PMI, pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 2 days ago
East Riding
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £39 000 to £52 000 basic (+ competitive bonus structure!!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Outstanding benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago