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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 394 361 332
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 735 899 1048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.75% 0.84% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.87% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 520 659 803
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 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -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
94619 103335 113551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.48% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79584 84714 93028
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 26 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 26 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 -33 663 £65,000 +4.00% 87
London -76 315 £67,500 +3.84% 51
South East -29 123 £62,500 +4.16% 14
West Midlands +18 49 £60,000 +20.00% 3
East of England +61 43 £65,000 +30.00% 3
Berkshire -25 43 £62,500 -3.84% 8
Scotland +16 34 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Hertfordshire +50 30 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Yorkshire +23 30 £65,000 +44.44% 5
South West +11 26 £57,500 -6.88% 1
Leeds +30 25 £65,000 +30.00% 5
West Yorkshire +28 25 £65,000 +30.00% 5
North West -6 25 £55,000 -4.34% 5
City of London -17 25 £67,500 +3.84% 15
Reading +7 23 £67,500 - 5
Edinburgh +11 21 £67,500 +22.72% 3
Wiltshire +22 20 £65,000 +62.50%
Manchester -3 16 £55,000 -2.22% 3
Swindon +10 15 £65,000 +62.50%
Surrey -7 15 £56,250 +12.50% 1
Birmingham -7 14 £60,000 -18.64% 1
Hampshire +1 10 £63,750 +50.00%
Solihull - 10 £65,000 -
Watford +15 9 £45,000 -5.26%
Staffordshire +9 9 - -
Buckinghamshire +8 9 £48,750 -22.00% 1
Oxfordshire -6 9 £70,000 +55.55%
Lichfield - 9 - -
Glasgow -11 8 £35,500 -22.82%
Cheshire +22 7 £55,000 -8.33% 1

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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 (30.98%) Finance
2 327 (21.79%) SAP
3 269 (17.92%) Degree
4 250 (16.66%) Business Intelligence
5 236 (15.72%) Microsoft
6 229 (15.26%) Oracle
7 222 (14.79%) Presales
8 171 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
9 162 (10.79%) Mentoring
10 157 (10.46%) SQL Server
11 150 (9.99%) Stakeholder Management
12 139 (9.26%) Retail
13 137 (9.13%) SQL
13 137 (9.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 134 (8.93%) Project Management
15 131 (8.73%) CISSP
16 129 (8.59%) Analytics
17 120 (7.99%) Cisco
17 120 (7.99%) Information Security
17 120 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
18 114 (7.59%) SAP HANA
19 104 (6.93%) Banking
20 102 (6.80%) Java
21 101 (6.73%) Security Cleared
22 99 (6.60%) ITIL
23 98 (6.53%) Business Development
24 97 (6.46%) Big Data
25 94 (6.26%) .NET
26 93 (6.20%) Windows
27 92 (6.13%) MS Excel

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 45 (3.00%) IIS
2 37 (2.47%) SAS
2 37 (2.47%) SharePoint
3 31 (2.07%) MS Exchange
4 29 (1.93%) Skype for Business
5 18 (1.20%) WebSphere
6 17 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
7 15 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (0.87%) LiveLink
9 9 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (0.53%) Apache Spark
10 8 (0.53%) Documentum
10 8 (0.53%) NetWeaver
10 8 (0.53%) Tomcat
11 7 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.33%) GlassFish
13 5 (0.33%) JBoss
13 5 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 92 (6.13%) MS Excel
2 33 (2.20%) MS Office
3 27 (1.80%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (0.20%) SPSS
6 1 (0.067%) MS Project
6 1 (0.067%) Stata
Business Applications
1 76 (5.06%) SAP FI
2 73 (4.86%) SAP CO
2 73 (4.86%) SAP FI/CO
3 51 (3.40%) SAP MM
4 50 (3.33%) SAP BPC
5 47 (3.13%) SAP Retail
6 36 (2.40%) SAP SD
7 28 (1.87%) SAP HR
8 24 (1.60%) Oracle Retail
9 20 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
9 20 (1.33%) SAP SCM
10 19 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
10 19 (1.27%) SAP APO
10 19 (1.27%) SAP GRC
10 19 (1.27%) SAP WM
11 17 (1.13%) SAP HCM
12 15 (1.00%) SAP PP
13 14 (0.93%) Adobe Campaign
13 14 (0.93%) Markit EDM
14 12 (0.80%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 61 (4.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (2.60%) SaaS
3 36 (2.40%) IaaS
4 35 (2.33%) Office 365
5 33 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
7 19 (1.27%) PaaS
8 15 (1.00%) SuccessFactors
9 9 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (0.40%) Force.com
11 5 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.27%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.27%) Yammer
13 3 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
13 3 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.20%) Azure Machine Learning
14 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.13%) Responsys
15 1 (0.067%) Amazon Kinesis
15 1 (0.067%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 70 (4.66%) Firewall
2 63 (4.20%) Network Security
3 51 (3.40%) WAN
4 45 (3.00%) Wireless
5 44 (2.93%) SAN
6 42 (2.80%) LAN
7 36 (2.40%) Cisco ASA
8 33 (2.20%) VPN
9 32 (2.13%) Unified Communications
10 25 (1.67%) VLAN
11 24 (1.60%) MPLS
12 22 (1.47%) TCP/IP
13 21 (1.40%) OSPF
14 20 (1.33%) BGP
14 20 (1.33%) Cisco Nexus
14 20 (1.33%) Internet
15 17 (1.13%) Ethernet
15 17 (1.13%) SSL
16 16 (1.07%) DNS
16 16 (1.07%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (10.46%) SQL Server
2 114 (7.59%) SAP HANA
3 97 (6.46%) Big Data
4 84 (5.60%) BusinessObjects
5 80 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
6 77 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 74 (4.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 66 (4.40%) SAP BW
9 58 (3.86%) Relational Database
10 54 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 52 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
12 50 (3.33%) SAP BI
13 41 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
14 38 (2.53%) Oracle Database
15 35 (2.33%) Hadoop
16 33 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
17 30 (2.00%) Data Mining
18 28 (1.87%) QlikView
19 19 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
19 19 (1.27%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 14 (0.93%) Eclipse
2 11 (0.73%) Talend Open Studio
3 10 (0.67%) LSMW
4 4 (0.27%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.27%) Toad
5 3 (0.20%) Axure RP
5 3 (0.20%) ERwin
5 3 (0.20%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.20%) JIRA
5 3 (0.20%) Metasploit
6 2 (0.13%) AppScan
6 2 (0.13%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.13%) Protractor
6 2 (0.13%) Selenium
6 2 (0.13%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.13%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.067%) FishEye
7 1 (0.067%) Gatling
7 1 (0.067%) Vagrant
General
1 465 (30.98%) Finance
2 139 (9.26%) Retail
3 104 (6.93%) Banking
4 80 (5.33%) Manufacturing
4 80 (5.33%) Marketing
5 49 (3.26%) Telecoms
6 38 (2.53%) Billing
7 37 (2.47%) Back Office
8 33 (2.20%) Legal
9 32 (2.13%) Front Office
10 26 (1.73%) General Ledger
11 19 (1.27%) Publishing
12 18 (1.20%) Financial Institution
13 12 (0.80%) Investment Banking
13 12 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
14 11 (0.73%) French Language
14 11 (0.73%) Games
15 10 (0.67%) Military
16 8 (0.53%) German Language
16 8 (0.53%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (6.26%) .NET
2 62 (4.13%) HTML
3 56 (3.73%) XML
4 41 (2.73%) Web Services
5 40 (2.66%) CSS
6 27 (1.80%) ASP.NET
6 27 (1.80%) J2EE
7 26 (1.73%) .NET Framework
7 26 (1.73%) Middleware
8 24 (1.60%) HTML5
9 21 (1.40%) RESTful
9 21 (1.40%) SOAP
10 14 (0.93%) Oracle Fusion
11 13 (0.87%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 13 (0.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 13 (0.87%) XMPP
12 12 (0.80%) WCF
13 9 (0.60%) FIX Protocol
13 9 (0.60%) JSP
13 9 (0.60%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 120 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (5.73%) Data Centre
3 58 (3.86%) Management Information System
4 46 (3.06%) Security Operations Centre
5 41 (2.73%) Computer Science
6 33 (2.20%) Visualisation
7 32 (2.13%) Fixed Income
8 24 (1.60%) Mobile App
9 23 (1.53%) CESG
9 23 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
9 23 (1.53%) Hybrid Cloud
10 22 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 22 (1.47%) PKI
11 19 (1.27%) User Experience
12 17 (1.13%) Derivative
13 16 (1.07%) Clustering
13 16 (1.07%) Private Cloud
14 15 (1.00%) Data Integration
14 15 (1.00%) Data Structures
15 13 (0.87%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 93 (6.20%) Windows
2 58 (3.86%) Linux
3 44 (2.93%) Unix
4 43 (2.86%) Windows Server
5 18 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (0.73%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.27%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.20%) AIX
10 3 (0.20%) Solaris
10 3 (0.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.20%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.13%) SUSE
11 2 (0.13%) VxWorks
11 2 (0.13%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.067%) HPUX
12 1 (0.067%) NetWare
12 1 (0.067%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (16.66%) Business Intelligence
2 222 (14.79%) Presales
3 171 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
4 162 (10.79%) Mentoring
5 150 (9.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 134 (8.93%) Project Management
7 129 (8.59%) Analytics
8 120 (7.99%) Information Security
9 99 (6.60%) ITIL
10 98 (6.53%) Business Development
11 82 (5.46%) Security Architecture
12 75 (5.00%) SIEM
13 74 (4.93%) Risk Management
14 72 (4.80%) Business Analysis
15 70 (4.66%) CRM
16 67 (4.46%) Change Management
17 66 (4.40%) Cybersecurity
18 60 (4.00%) Scrum
19 57 (3.80%) Security Operations
20 54 (3.60%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 137 (9.13%) SQL
2 102 (6.80%) Java
3 70 (4.66%) JavaScript
4 64 (4.26%) C#
5 44 (2.93%) C
6 35 (2.33%) C++
7 33 (2.20%) T-SQL
8 32 (2.13%) Python
9 26 (1.73%) ABAP
10 24 (1.60%) Perl
11 23 (1.53%) PowerShell
11 23 (1.53%) VBA
12 20 (1.33%) PHP
13 19 (1.27%) PL/SQL
13 19 (1.27%) VB.NET
14 14 (0.93%) R
15 13 (0.87%) Objective-C
16 10 (0.67%) Shell Script
17 9 (0.60%) Lua
18 8 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 269 (17.92%) Degree
2 131 (8.73%) CISSP
3 101 (6.73%) Security Cleared
4 74 (4.93%) SC Cleared
5 63 (4.20%) Cisco Certification
6 62 (4.13%) CISM
7 41 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 39 (2.60%) CCNP
9 33 (2.20%) CEH
10 31 (2.07%) IISP
11 30 (2.00%) ACCA
12 29 (1.93%) CREST Certified
13 27 (1.80%) CCA
13 27 (1.80%) CCIE
14 25 (1.67%) CHFI
14 25 (1.67%) CLAS
15 24 (1.60%) ECSA
15 24 (1.60%) MCSE
16 23 (1.53%) CIMA
17 22 (1.47%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (9.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 88 (5.86%) PCI DSS
3 39 (2.60%) ISO22301
4 37 (2.47%) QA
5 35 (2.33%) Data Quality
5 35 (2.33%) ISO27002
6 33 (2.20%) ISO27005
7 15 (1.00%) COBIT
8 11 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 9 (0.60%) ISO 9001
10 6 (0.40%) BS25999
10 6 (0.40%) IAS 39
11 5 (0.33%) ISO 14001
11 5 (0.33%) RMADS
11 5 (0.33%) SLA
12 1 (0.067%) GCP
12 1 (0.067%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.067%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.067%) PA-DSS
12 1 (0.067%) SEPA
System Software
1 62 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (3.53%) Active Directory
3 42 (2.80%) Hyper-V
4 30 (2.00%) vSphere
5 19 (1.27%) XenApp
6 14 (0.93%) vCloud
7 7 (0.47%) KVM
8 6 (0.40%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.40%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.33%) Firmware
10 4 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.20%) Docker
11 3 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.20%) iptables
11 3 (0.20%) XenServer
12 2 (0.13%) RHEV
12 2 (0.13%) UAG
12 2 (0.13%) Xen
13 1 (0.067%) Tivoli Directory Server
13 1 (0.067%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (1.20%) SCCM
2 17 (1.13%) SCOM
3 10 (0.67%) RSA Archer
4 7 (0.47%) Backup Exec
4 7 (0.47%) WSUS
5 6 (0.40%) vRealize
6 4 (0.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (0.27%) MIIS
6 4 (0.27%) Nessus
6 4 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Management
7 3 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (0.20%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (0.20%) Nagios
7 3 (0.20%) Nmap
7 3 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.20%) Puppet
8 2 (0.13%) Ansible
8 2 (0.13%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (0.13%) CFEngine
8 2 (0.13%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 327 (21.79%) SAP
2 236 (15.72%) Microsoft
3 229 (15.26%) Oracle
4 120 (7.99%) Cisco
5 89 (5.93%) VMware
6 62 (4.13%) Informatica
7 58 (3.86%) Juniper
8 53 (3.53%) ArcSight
8 53 (3.53%) IBM
9 40 (2.66%) Citrix
10 35 (2.33%) F5
10 35 (2.33%) Tableau
11 33 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
12 31 (2.07%) CheckPoint
13 30 (2.00%) Splunk
14 28 (1.87%) MicroStrategy
15 27 (1.80%) HP
16 24 (1.60%) Dell
17 22 (1.47%) Hyperion
18 20 (1.33%) Riverbed
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £75000.00 - £125000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + OTE 100k+
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified DOE + flex + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
UK
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits and Incentives
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Searchability
Salary: £53000 - £60000 per annum + Performance related bonus up to 20%
Posted: 8 hours ago
UK
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £75000 - £150000 per annum + Uncapped Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + 5% Bonus+ Benefits + Home based
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: Yesterday
UK
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Car, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 70,000 plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £30000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum bonus , pension, car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Search Consultancy
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dargue Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car, PMI, Flexible benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday