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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 373 421 357
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -64
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 696 746 969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.78% 0.70% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.73% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 498 582 763
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £50,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £78,500
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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
86446 102226 109753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.57% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71817 85217 90858
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +44 653 £65,000 +1.56% 71
London +27 344 £68,750 +1.85% 36
South East +31 114 £65,000 +8.33% 13
Berkshire +71 72 £72,500 +20.83% 4
Reading +35 37 £75,000 +25.00% 2
North West -16 36 £61,250 +16.66% 7
Manchester -11 28 £62,500 +19.04% 4
City of London -11 27 £65,000 -13.33% 12
South West +14 24 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Yorkshire +30 20 £52,500 -12.50% 3
Hampshire +19 20 £60,000 +21.14% 3
Scotland +18 20 £65,000 +18.18% 4
East of England +8 18 £52,000 -8.77% 2
West Yorkshire +37 15 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Leeds +34 15 £55,000 +10.00% 2
East Midlands +15 15 - -
West Midlands -20 14 £60,000 -4.00% 2
Glasgow +12 11 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Cambridgeshire +11 11 £50,000 +8.69%
Wiltshire +11 9 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Surrey +2 9 £62,500 +13.63%
Birmingham -19 7 £62,500 -34.21% 2
Gloucestershire -20 7 £50,000 -24.52% 1
North East +17 6 £38,500 -23.00% 2
Midlands +12 6 £70,000 -
Basingstoke -8 5 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Hertfordshire -14 5 £47,500 -16.66% 2
Durham - 5 £38,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +38 4 £62,500 +47.05%
Warwickshire - 4 £60,000 -

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 417 (31.31%) Finance
2 294 (22.07%) SAP
3 227 (17.04%) Degree
4 206 (15.47%) Microsoft
5 186 (13.96%) Presales
6 181 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
7 180 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
8 166 (12.46%) SQL
9 161 (12.09%) CRM
10 151 (11.34%) Oracle
11 139 (10.44%) Stakeholder Management
12 135 (10.14%) Project Management
13 122 (9.16%) Java
14 116 (8.71%) SAP HANA
15 115 (8.63%) Analytics
15 115 (8.63%) Windows
16 113 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
17 108 (8.11%) SQL Server
17 108 (8.11%) .NET
18 102 (7.66%) C#
19 101 (7.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 98 (7.36%) CISSP
21 96 (7.21%) Business Development
22 89 (6.68%) Marketing
22 89 (6.68%) ITIL
22 89 (6.68%) MS Excel
22 89 (6.68%) Mentoring
23 87 (6.53%) Security Cleared
24 85 (6.38%) JavaScript
25 84 (6.31%) Retail

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 (3.68%) SharePoint
2 46 (3.45%) IIS
3 34 (2.55%) MS Exchange
4 33 (2.48%) SAS
5 24 (1.80%) Skype for Business
6 21 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
7 15 (1.13%) Apache Spark
8 12 (0.90%) Documentum
8 12 (0.90%) LiveLink
9 9 (0.68%) Apache
9 9 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (0.60%) OpenStack
11 6 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (0.45%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 5 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (0.30%) CMS
13 4 (0.30%) JBoss
13 4 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 89 (6.68%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.90%) MS Office
2 12 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (0.45%) SPSS
4 5 (0.38%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.38%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.30%) MS Project
6 3 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.23%) Casewise Modeler
6 3 (0.23%) InDesign
7 1 (0.075%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.075%) Mingle
7 1 (0.075%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 77 (5.78%) SAP SD
2 73 (5.48%) SAP CO
2 73 (5.48%) SAP FI
2 73 (5.48%) SAP FI/CO
3 58 (4.35%) SAP MM
4 55 (4.13%) SAP CRM
5 40 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 37 (2.78%) SAP SCM
7 36 (2.70%) SAP BPC
8 35 (2.63%) SAP PP
9 28 (2.10%) Oracle Financials
10 25 (1.88%) SAP PS
11 24 (1.80%) SAP HR
12 23 (1.73%) Oracle Payables
13 19 (1.43%) Oracle EBS R12
13 19 (1.43%) SAP FI-AP
13 19 (1.43%) SAP FI-AR
14 18 (1.35%) Oracle Assets
15 17 (1.28%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 17 (1.28%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 84 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (3.98%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (3.53%) Office 365
4 25 (1.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 22 (1.65%) SaaS
6 19 (1.43%) SuccessFactors
7 12 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
7 12 (0.90%) IaaS
8 8 (0.60%) Amazon S3
8 8 (0.60%) CloudBees
9 7 (0.53%) FinancialForce.com
9 7 (0.53%) G Suite
9 7 (0.53%) Slack
10 6 (0.45%) PaaS
11 5 (0.38%) OneDrive
11 5 (0.38%) Oracle CX
12 4 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.30%) Heroku
13 3 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.23%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 61 (4.58%) Network Security
2 52 (3.90%) Firewall
3 34 (2.55%) TCP/IP
4 31 (2.33%) Internet
5 24 (1.80%) Skype
6 23 (1.73%) MPLS
7 19 (1.43%) BGP
7 19 (1.43%) OSPF
8 18 (1.35%) WAN
9 17 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (1.28%) SAN
10 15 (1.13%) Cisco IOS
11 13 (0.98%) VPN
12 12 (0.90%) IOS XR
12 12 (0.90%) LAN
12 12 (0.90%) NX-OS
12 12 (0.90%) Wireless
13 9 (0.68%) Cisco Wireless
14 8 (0.60%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (0.60%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (8.71%) SAP HANA
2 108 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 62 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
4 61 (4.58%) Big Data
5 45 (3.38%) SAP BW
6 44 (3.30%) BusinessObjects
7 43 (3.23%) Relational Database
8 34 (2.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 34 (2.55%) QlikView
9 32 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 31 (2.33%) Oracle Database
11 28 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 26 (1.95%) Power BI
13 22 (1.65%) Essbase
14 20 (1.50%) Oracle BI EE
14 20 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 19 (1.43%) Hadoop
16 18 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
17 16 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
18 15 (1.13%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 26 (1.95%) Jenkins
2 23 (1.73%) Selenium
3 16 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 15 (1.13%) Eclipse
5 14 (1.05%) JIRA
6 13 (0.98%) Git (software)
6 13 (0.98%) Talend Open Studio
6 13 (0.98%) Visual Studio
7 12 (0.90%) Cucumber
8 11 (0.83%) SoapUI
8 11 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (0.83%) Vagrant
9 10 (0.75%) Ranorex
9 10 (0.75%) Subversion
10 9 (0.68%) Appium
10 9 (0.68%) HP UFT
11 8 (0.60%) ClearCase
11 8 (0.60%) GitLab
11 8 (0.60%) GoCD
11 8 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 417 (31.31%) Finance
2 89 (6.68%) Marketing
3 84 (6.31%) Retail
4 75 (5.63%) Telecoms
5 71 (5.33%) Banking
6 54 (4.05%) Manufacturing
7 45 (3.38%) Financial Institution
8 37 (2.78%) Billing
9 33 (2.48%) Legal
10 30 (2.25%) Advertising
11 16 (1.20%) Front Office
12 15 (1.13%) Investment Banking
12 15 (1.13%) Local Government
13 14 (1.05%) German Language
14 13 (0.98%) Back Office
15 10 (0.75%) Publishing
15 10 (0.75%) Spanish Language
16 9 (0.68%) Mandarin Language
17 7 (0.53%) Law
18 6 (0.45%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (8.11%) .NET
2 47 (3.53%) HTML
3 43 (3.23%) Web Services
4 42 (3.15%) Middleware
5 35 (2.63%) CSS
6 28 (2.10%) ASP.NET
6 28 (2.10%) SOAP
7 27 (2.03%) XML
8 25 (1.88%) HTML5
9 20 (1.50%) REST
10 18 (1.35%) RESTful
11 14 (1.05%) .NET Framework
11 14 (1.05%) Visualforce
12 13 (0.98%) WCF
13 12 (0.90%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 12 (0.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 12 (0.90%) D3.js
13 12 (0.90%) SAP Fiori
14 9 (0.68%) 802.1X
14 9 (0.68%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 113 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 51 (3.83%) Management Information System
4 37 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 30 (2.25%) Security Operations Centre
6 24 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
7 21 (1.58%) Visualisation
8 20 (1.50%) PMI
9 16 (1.20%) CESG
9 16 (1.20%) Social Media
10 15 (1.13%) Client/Server
10 15 (1.13%) Fintech
10 15 (1.13%) Replication
11 14 (1.05%) Blog
11 14 (1.05%) Data Integration
12 13 (0.98%) Mainframe
12 13 (0.98%) PKI
13 12 (0.90%) NHS
13 12 (0.90%) Statistics
14 11 (0.83%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 115 (8.63%) Windows
2 60 (4.50%) Linux
3 52 (3.90%) Unix
4 32 (2.40%) Windows Server
5 26 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (1.05%) Mac OS X
8 12 (0.90%) Android
8 12 (0.90%) Apple iOS
9 8 (0.60%) AIX
9 8 (0.60%) CoreOS
9 8 (0.60%) HPUX
9 8 (0.60%) Solaris
9 8 (0.60%) Ubuntu
9 8 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.45%) VxWorks
11 5 (0.38%) CentOS
11 5 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.23%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (13.96%) Presales
2 181 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
3 180 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
4 161 (12.09%) CRM
5 139 (10.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 135 (10.14%) Project Management
7 115 (8.63%) Analytics
8 96 (7.21%) Business Development
9 89 (6.68%) ITIL
9 89 (6.68%) Mentoring
10 79 (5.93%) Information Security
11 77 (5.78%) Business Analysis
11 77 (5.78%) Cybersecurity
12 71 (5.33%) Customer Engagement
13 69 (5.18%) Migration
14 65 (4.88%) ERP
15 61 (4.58%) PRINCE2
16 60 (4.50%) Security Architecture
17 57 (4.28%) Logistics
17 57 (4.28%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 166 (12.46%) SQL
2 122 (9.16%) Java
3 102 (7.66%) C#
4 85 (6.38%) JavaScript
5 82 (6.16%) C
6 68 (5.11%) Python
7 56 (4.20%) C++
8 48 (3.60%) ABAP
9 34 (2.55%) PHP
10 26 (1.95%) R
11 18 (1.35%) PL/SQL
12 17 (1.28%) PowerShell
13 16 (1.20%) Apex Code
13 16 (1.20%) VB.NET
14 15 (1.13%) T-SQL
15 13 (0.98%) Perl
15 13 (0.98%) Scala
16 12 (0.90%) Bash Shell
17 10 (0.75%) Ruby
17 10 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 227 (17.04%) Degree
2 98 (7.36%) CISSP
3 87 (6.53%) Security Cleared
4 63 (4.73%) SC Cleared
5 51 (3.83%) CISM
6 44 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
7 36 (2.70%) CISA
7 36 (2.70%) IISP
8 27 (2.03%) CCIE
8 27 (2.03%) CLAS
9 24 (1.80%) DV Cleared
9 24 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
10 22 (1.65%) ACCA
11 20 (1.50%) PMI Certification
12 19 (1.43%) CESG Certified Professional
13 18 (1.35%) CCNP
14 17 (1.28%) CCA
15 16 (1.20%) CCNA
15 16 (1.20%) CIMA
15 16 (1.20%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (7.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 74 (5.56%) PCI DSS
3 31 (2.33%) QA
4 23 (1.73%) Data Quality
5 18 (1.35%) COBIT
6 16 (1.20%) ISO22301
6 16 (1.20%) ISO27002
7 12 (0.90%) ISO27005
7 12 (0.90%) SLA
8 10 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (0.60%) RMADS
10 6 (0.45%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.30%) BS25999
12 2 (0.15%) PA-DSS
13 1 (0.075%) Actionable Recommendations
13 1 (0.075%) MiFID
13 1 (0.075%) PMBOK
13 1 (0.075%) SDET
System Software
1 57 (4.28%) Active Directory
2 46 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (2.10%) Hyper-V
4 12 (0.90%) vSphere
5 11 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (0.75%) VMware ESX
7 9 (0.68%) Docker
8 7 (0.53%) XenApp
9 6 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 4 (0.30%) vCloud
11 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.23%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.23%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.15%) HDFS
12 2 (0.15%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.15%) UAG
13 1 (0.075%) iptables
13 1 (0.075%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (2.03%) SCCM
2 18 (1.35%) EnCase
3 15 (1.13%) FTK
3 15 (1.13%) Puppet
4 14 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (0.98%) Nagios
6 9 (0.68%) Ansible
7 8 (0.60%) Graphite
7 8 (0.60%) Kubernetes
8 6 (0.45%) Nessus
8 6 (0.45%) Nmap
9 5 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.30%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 4 (0.30%) vRealize
11 3 (0.23%) AirWatch
11 3 (0.23%) SCOM
11 3 (0.23%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.15%) Backup Exec
12 2 (0.15%) CA Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.15%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 294 (22.07%) SAP
2 206 (15.47%) Microsoft
3 151 (11.34%) Oracle
4 83 (6.23%) VMware
5 69 (5.18%) Cisco
6 52 (3.90%) IBM
7 46 (3.45%) Citrix
8 44 (3.30%) Salesforce.com
9 40 (3.00%) Google
9 40 (3.00%) Informatica
10 36 (2.70%) HP
11 35 (2.63%) Juniper
12 26 (1.95%) ArcSight
12 26 (1.95%) F5
13 25 (1.88%) CheckPoint
14 23 (1.73%) Splunk
15 22 (1.65%) Tableau
16 21 (1.58%) Dell
17 20 (1.50%) Cognos
18 19 (1.43%) MicroStrategy
East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + OTE 100k+
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Commission up to 40%
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 base + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 base + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 base + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 base + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 base + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car, PMI, Flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £37500 - £42500 per annum + PMI, pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: NEG
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £49,000- £62,000 + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 4 days ago