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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Consultant
Rank 294 327 252
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -75
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 1043 851 1224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.90% 0.78% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.83% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 824 649 959
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 £80,000 £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
109819 102628 112165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89750 85116 96213
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 23 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 23 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 +21 932 £60,000 - 90
London +17 523 £63,000 -3.07% 47
South East +14 204 £57,500 - 22
Berkshire +48 109 £57,500 - 9
City of London +13 85 £65,000 -3.70% 17
South West +26 50 £54,645 -8.92% 1
Reading +9 47 £60,000 +4.34% 2
West Midlands +24 44 £57,500 -11.53%
North West +15 40 £65,000 +44.44% 7
East of England -17 34 £52,500 -2.77% 1
Surrey +2 29 £60,000 +6.66% 4
Manchester +12 25 £65,000 +44.44% 5
Scotland +1 25 £50,000 -20.00% 9
Hertfordshire -8 25 £52,500 -1.40% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 23 £50,000 -11.11% 4
Yorkshire -33 23 £41,000 -31.66% 7
Birmingham +18 22 £65,000 -
Edinburgh +1 19 £50,000 -23.07% 2
Bristol +3 17 £60,000 - 1
West Yorkshire -34 17 £37,500 -37.50% 7
Newbury +21 16 £80,000 +42.22% 1
Watford -2 16 £52,500 - 1
Middlesex - 15 £61,500 -
Cheshire -3 13 £50,000 -15.96% 2
Oxfordshire -6 13 £50,000 -28.57%
High Wycombe - 13 £63,750 -
Bracknell +5 12 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Wiltshire -5 12 £54,290 -13.13%
East Midlands -12 12 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Hounslow -12 12 £80,000 +6.66%

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 611 (29.47%) Finance
2 508 (24.51%) SAP
3 405 (19.54%) Oracle
4 373 (17.99%) Degree
5 338 (16.30%) Microsoft
6 309 (14.91%) Project Management
7 298 (14.38%) Business Intelligence
8 279 (13.46%) SQL
9 193 (9.31%) MS Excel
10 190 (9.17%) Manufacturing
11 185 (8.92%) Business Development
12 183 (8.83%) Java
13 176 (8.49%) Retail
14 160 (7.72%) SQL Server
14 160 (7.72%) Windows
15 157 (7.57%) Telecoms
16 156 (7.53%) Analytics
17 152 (7.33%) CRM
18 150 (7.24%) .NET
19 137 (6.61%) Security Cleared
20 129 (6.22%) Banking
21 125 (6.03%) SharePoint
22 122 (5.89%) ERP
23 121 (5.84%) XML
23 121 (5.84%) VMware
24 118 (5.69%) HTML
25 115 (5.55%) C#
25 115 (5.55%) Stakeholder Management
26 113 (5.45%) Active Directory
27 103 (4.97%) ITIL

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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
1 125 (6.03%) SharePoint
2 76 (3.67%) SAS
3 44 (2.12%) MS Exchange
4 36 (1.74%) Oracle Workflow
4 36 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
5 34 (1.64%) WebSphere
6 32 (1.54%) Tomcat
7 31 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
8 27 (1.30%) IIS
9 23 (1.11%) Apache
9 23 (1.11%) WebLogic
9 23 (1.11%) Lync
9 23 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
10 19 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
11 18 (0.87%) NetWeaver
11 18 (0.87%) CMS
12 16 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
13 15 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
14 12 (0.58%) Adobe CQ
15 11 (0.53%) Node.js
Applications
1 193 (9.31%) MS Excel
2 49 (2.36%) MS Office
3 44 (2.12%) SPSS
4 21 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.77%) MS Project
6 11 (0.53%) Stata
6 11 (0.53%) OmniGraffle
7 10 (0.48%) Fireworks
8 5 (0.24%) Vensim
9 3 (0.14%) Weka
9 3 (0.14%) FastStats
10 2 (0.096%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.048%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.048%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.048%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.048%) S-PLUS
11 1 (0.048%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 95 (4.58%) SAP FI
2 92 (4.44%) SAP CO
3 91 (4.39%) SAP FI/CO
4 67 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
5 60 (2.89%) SAP SD
6 54 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
7 47 (2.27%) SAP MM
8 44 (2.12%) SAP WM
9 43 (2.07%) SAP BPC
10 34 (1.64%) SAP CRM
11 31 (1.50%) SAP PP
12 29 (1.40%) Remedy ITSM
13 28 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
14 27 (1.30%) SAP APO
15 26 (1.25%) Oracle Payables
15 26 (1.25%) Oracle Receivables
15 26 (1.25%) Oracle General Ledger
15 26 (1.25%) Oracle iProcurement
16 25 (1.21%) Oracle Financials
17 23 (1.11%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 55 (2.65%) SaaS
2 27 (1.30%) SuccessFactors
3 20 (0.96%) Office 365
3 20 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (0.82%) Force.com
4 17 (0.82%) Taleo
5 11 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.24%) IaaS
6 5 (0.24%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.096%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.048%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.048%) GitHub
8 1 (0.048%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (4.05%) Firewall
2 60 (2.89%) SAN
3 56 (2.70%) Internet
4 52 (2.51%) TCP/IP
5 42 (2.03%) LAN
6 41 (1.98%) WAN
7 38 (1.83%) DNS
8 32 (1.54%) DHCP
9 29 (1.40%) VPN
10 28 (1.35%) HTTP
11 26 (1.25%) VoIP
11 26 (1.25%) Unified Communications
12 25 (1.21%) Wireless
12 25 (1.21%) SSL
13 23 (1.11%) MPLS
13 23 (1.11%) Network Security
14 18 (0.87%) Kerberos
15 15 (0.72%) Ethernet
15 15 (0.72%) NetScaler
16 13 (0.63%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (7.72%) SQL Server
2 96 (4.63%) Data Warehouse
2 96 (4.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 78 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 69 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 68 (3.28%) SAP BW
6 64 (3.09%) Oracle Database
7 59 (2.85%) Relational Database
8 56 (2.70%) Big Data
8 56 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 56 (2.70%) SAP BI
9 51 (2.46%) Oracle BI EE
10 49 (2.36%) SAP HANA
11 45 (2.17%) QlikView
12 41 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
13 33 (1.59%) Spotfire
14 32 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
15 31 (1.50%) NoSQL
15 31 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
16 26 (1.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (1.35%) Visual Studio
2 23 (1.11%) Axure RP
3 19 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
4 14 (0.68%) Eclipse
5 12 (0.58%) Ant
5 12 (0.58%) Oracle APEX
5 12 (0.58%) Jenkins
6 11 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
6 11 (0.53%) FrontPage
6 11 (0.53%) Subversion
6 11 (0.53%) CaliberRM
6 11 (0.53%) Dreamweaver
6 11 (0.53%) RequisitePro
7 10 (0.48%) Maven
7 10 (0.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 9 (0.43%) CruiseControl
9 8 (0.39%) MorphX
10 7 (0.34%) LoadRunner
11 6 (0.29%) Introscope
General
1 611 (29.47%) Finance
2 190 (9.17%) Manufacturing
3 176 (8.49%) Retail
4 157 (7.57%) Telecoms
5 129 (6.22%) Banking
6 98 (4.73%) Marketing
7 29 (1.40%) General Ledger
8 25 (1.21%) Advertising
9 23 (1.11%) German Language
10 20 (0.96%) Legal
11 19 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
12 18 (0.87%) Investment Banking
13 17 (0.82%) French Language
13 17 (0.82%) Billing
14 15 (0.72%) Back Office
15 12 (0.58%) Publishing
15 12 (0.58%) Games
16 7 (0.34%) Retail Banking
17 6 (0.29%) Local Government
17 6 (0.29%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (7.24%) .NET
2 121 (5.84%) XML
3 118 (5.69%) HTML
4 83 (4.00%) Web Services
5 64 (3.09%) CSS
6 58 (2.80%) ASP.NET
7 55 (2.65%) J2EE
8 36 (1.74%) Middleware
8 36 (1.74%) Oracle Fusion
9 31 (1.50%) HTML5
10 26 (1.25%) COM
11 25 (1.21%) jQuery
12 23 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 23 (1.11%) SOAP
13 21 (1.01%) Flash
14 19 (0.92%) Spring
15 18 (0.87%) Java EE
15 18 (0.87%) Apache Flex
16 17 (0.82%) Ajax
17 16 (0.77%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 95 (4.58%) FMCG
2 63 (3.04%) Computer Science
3 62 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
4 56 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 44 (2.12%) Visualisation
6 41 (1.98%) Mobile App
7 38 (1.83%) Open Source
7 38 (1.83%) PKI
8 29 (1.40%) Digital Media
9 27 (1.30%) Mathematics
10 25 (1.21%) Clustering
11 22 (1.06%) Data Integration
12 21 (1.01%) Statistics
13 18 (0.87%) RIA
14 17 (0.82%) Economics
15 16 (0.77%) Social Media
16 14 (0.68%) FlexPod
17 13 (0.63%) Replication
18 12 (0.58%) Cryptography
19 10 (0.48%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 160 (7.72%) Windows
2 90 (4.34%) Linux
3 69 (3.33%) UNIX
4 41 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (0.87%) Android
8 17 (0.82%) Solaris
9 15 (0.72%) Apple iOS
10 13 (0.63%) Windows 8
11 9 (0.43%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.29%) AIX
13 6 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
14 5 (0.24%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.19%) zOS
16 3 (0.14%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.096%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.096%) Embedded Linux
17 2 (0.096%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (14.91%) Project Management
2 298 (14.38%) Business Intelligence
3 185 (8.92%) Business Development
4 156 (7.53%) Analytics
5 152 (7.33%) CRM
6 122 (5.89%) ERP
7 115 (5.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 103 (4.97%) ITIL
9 96 (4.63%) PRINCE2
10 94 (4.53%) Information Security
11 90 (4.34%) Agile Software Development
12 75 (3.62%) ETL
12 75 (3.62%) Logistics
13 74 (3.57%) Risk Management
14 73 (3.52%) Change Management
15 72 (3.47%) Workflow
16 65 (3.14%) E-Commerce
17 64 (3.09%) Data Modelling
18 62 (2.99%) Business Analysis
19 60 (2.89%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 279 (13.46%) SQL
2 183 (8.83%) Java
3 115 (5.55%) C#
4 98 (4.73%) JavaScript
5 46 (2.22%) ABAP
6 38 (1.83%) Perl
6 38 (1.83%) C++
7 36 (1.74%) Ruby
8 35 (1.69%) C
9 28 (1.35%) Python
9 28 (1.35%) VB
10 26 (1.25%) T-SQL
11 25 (1.21%) R
12 23 (1.11%) PHP
12 23 (1.11%) ActionScript
13 22 (1.06%) Shell Script
14 21 (1.01%) PL/SQL
15 18 (0.87%) VB.NET
16 14 (0.68%) Apex Code
17 11 (0.53%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 373 (17.99%) Degree
2 137 (6.61%) Security Cleared
3 79 (3.81%) SC Cleared
4 64 (3.09%) CISSP
5 58 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
6 57 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 53 (2.56%) ACCA
8 51 (2.46%) CIMA
9 43 (2.07%) SAP Certification
10 39 (1.88%) MCSE
11 37 (1.78%) CCNP
12 36 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 32 (1.54%) ISEB
14 30 (1.45%) CCNA
14 30 (1.45%) MCITP
15 28 (1.35%) CISM
16 23 (1.11%) CCA
17 21 (1.01%) CCIE
18 19 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 19 (0.92%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (4.68%) QA
2 56 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 52 (2.51%) SLA
4 27 (1.30%) COBIT
5 24 (1.16%) PCI DSS
6 15 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 12 (0.58%) Data Quality
8 8 (0.39%) Basel II
9 6 (0.29%) ISO 9001
9 6 (0.29%) IAS 39
10 4 (0.19%) ISO 14001
10 4 (0.19%) EMIR
11 3 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
11 3 (0.14%) BS25999
12 2 (0.096%) HL7
12 2 (0.096%) JSP 440
12 2 (0.096%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.048%) MiFID
13 1 (0.048%) FATCA
13 1 (0.048%) Solvency II
System Software
1 113 (5.45%) Active Directory
2 101 (4.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (2.94%) Hyper-V
4 44 (2.12%) XenApp
5 42 (2.03%) XenDesktop
6 40 (1.93%) vSphere
7 25 (1.21%) XenServer
8 24 (1.16%) VMware ESX
9 18 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
10 13 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
11 11 (0.53%) UAG
12 10 (0.48%) Forefront TMG
12 10 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
13 9 (0.43%) Terminal Services
14 8 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 8 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
15 5 (0.24%) vCloud
16 4 (0.19%) KVM
17 3 (0.14%) Apache Flume
17 3 (0.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (0.82%) SCOM
1 17 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (0.77%) Puppet
2 16 (0.77%) Backup Exec
3 15 (0.72%) NetBackup
4 14 (0.68%) SCCM
5 13 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (0.53%) Nagios
7 9 (0.43%) HP UCMDB
7 9 (0.43%) Data Guard
8 8 (0.39%) XenMobile
9 7 (0.34%) SCOrch
9 7 (0.34%) WSUS
10 6 (0.29%) SCVMM
11 5 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
11 5 (0.24%) OPNET
11 5 (0.24%) OpenView
11 5 (0.24%) MOM
11 5 (0.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 5 (0.24%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 508 (24.51%) SAP
2 405 (19.54%) Oracle
3 338 (16.30%) Microsoft
4 121 (5.84%) VMware
5 99 (4.78%) Cisco
6 91 (4.39%) Citrix
7 62 (2.99%) IBM
8 61 (2.94%) HP
9 50 (2.41%) Tableau
10 46 (2.22%) Business Objects
11 44 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
12 40 (1.93%) F5
13 37 (1.78%) Siebel
13 37 (1.78%) Adobe
14 36 (1.74%) BMC
14 36 (1.74%) CheckPoint
15 35 (1.69%) NetApp
16 33 (1.59%) Websense
17 31 (1.50%) Juniper
18 30 (1.45%) Dell
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 1 hour ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Hofmann Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits, bonus, negotiable.
Posted: 5 hours ago
North London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 55,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £38000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
UK
Connectus
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
South East
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Volaris Exec
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55k + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago