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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Consultant
Rank 390 369 323
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 729 892 1055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.74% 0.81% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.85% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 520 676 835
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 £47,350 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -

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
94415 105499 112875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79423 87101 91866
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 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 31 July 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 July 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 -29 645 £65,000 +8.33% 84
London -18 330 £70,000 +12.00% 42
South East -71 97 £65,000 +13.04% 11
East of England +66 44 £48,750 -7.14% 5
Scotland +10 42 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Yorkshire +50 36 £65,000 +30.00% 4
West Midlands -4 36 £45,000 -18.91% 4
Berkshire -57 32 £61,250 +2.08% 3
West Yorkshire +37 31 £65,000 +30.00% 4
City of London +16 30 £68,500 +14.16% 15
Leeds +44 29 £65,000 +30.00% 3
Reading +1 24 £57,500 -11.53% 1
South West +1 22 £65,000 +23.80% 5
North West -5 22 £52,500 -12.50% 5
Hertfordshire +36 18 £75,000 +42.85% 1
Wiltshire +27 16 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +20 16 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Edinburgh +12 16 £67,500 +8.00% 3
Manchester -9 16 £40,000 -38.46% 2
Surrey -10 13 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Hampshire 0 12 £70,000 +55.55% 1
Birmingham -20 12 £40,000 -36.00% 4
Chippenham - 9 - -
Aberdeen +9 8 - -
Buckinghamshire -3 8 £70,000 +16.66% 2
Solihull +16 7 £65,000 -
Swindon +4 7 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Warwickshire +4 6 £45,000 -8.16%
Oxfordshire -18 6 £72,500 +34.25% 2
Lichfield - 6 - -

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 482 (33.24%) Finance
2 289 (19.93%) Degree
3 261 (18.00%) SAP
4 237 (16.34%) Microsoft
5 227 (15.66%) Business Intelligence
6 203 (14.00%) Presales
7 197 (13.59%) Oracle
8 162 (11.17%) SQL
9 159 (10.97%) Mentoring
10 155 (10.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 153 (10.55%) Stakeholder Management
12 150 (10.34%) Analytics
13 146 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
14 139 (9.59%) SQL Server
15 133 (9.17%) CISSP
16 132 (9.10%) Project Management
17 126 (8.69%) Information Security
18 125 (8.62%) ITIL
19 119 (8.21%) Java
20 115 (7.93%) PCI DSS
21 112 (7.72%) Retail
22 111 (7.66%) Security Architecture
23 110 (7.59%) Security Cleared
24 109 (7.52%) Windows
24 109 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
25 108 (7.45%) .NET
26 101 (6.97%) Big Data
27 98 (6.76%) Cisco
28 96 (6.62%) VMware
29 94 (6.48%) Risk Management

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 53 (3.66%) SharePoint
2 49 (3.38%) SAS
3 38 (2.62%) IIS
4 36 (2.48%) MS Exchange
5 26 (1.79%) Skype for Business
6 17 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (1.10%) LiveLink
8 15 (1.03%) Apache Spark
9 14 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (0.90%) Documentum
11 10 (0.69%) Apache
11 10 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
11 10 (0.69%) WebSphere
12 9 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (0.55%) Tomcat
14 7 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
15 6 (0.41%) OpenStack
15 6 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
16 5 (0.34%) JBoss
16 5 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 77 (5.31%) MS Excel
2 29 (2.00%) MS Office
3 17 (1.17%) MS Visio
4 15 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.34%) InDesign
5 5 (0.34%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (0.21%) SPSS
7 1 (0.069%) MS Project
7 1 (0.069%) Stata
Business Applications
1 69 (4.76%) SAP FI
2 66 (4.55%) SAP CO
2 66 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO
3 48 (3.31%) SAP SD
4 44 (3.03%) SAP BPC
5 36 (2.48%) SAP MM
6 22 (1.52%) Adobe Campaign
7 21 (1.45%) SAP Retail
8 20 (1.38%) Markit EDM
9 19 (1.31%) Oracle Payables
10 16 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
10 16 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
10 16 (1.10%) Oracle iProcurement
10 16 (1.10%) SAP HR
11 15 (1.03%) Oracle Applications
11 15 (1.03%) Oracle Assets
11 15 (1.03%) SAP GRC
11 15 (1.03%) SAP WM
12 14 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
13 13 (0.90%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 77 (5.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (2.90%) Office 365
3 41 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
4 35 (2.41%) IaaS
5 25 (1.72%) SaaS
6 20 (1.38%) PaaS
7 18 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
8 13 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
9 12 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.48%) Force.com
10 7 (0.48%) OneDrive
10 7 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
11 6 (0.41%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.28%) Yammer
13 3 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
13 3 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
14 2 (0.14%) Azure Machine Learning
14 2 (0.14%) Responsys
15 1 (0.069%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 70 (4.83%) Network Security
2 58 (4.00%) Firewall
3 38 (2.62%) WAN
4 34 (2.34%) TCP/IP
5 28 (1.93%) Internet
5 28 (1.93%) Wireless
6 27 (1.86%) SAN
7 26 (1.79%) LAN
8 24 (1.66%) Unified Communications
9 21 (1.45%) VPN
10 18 (1.24%) MPLS
11 17 (1.17%) Skype
12 15 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (0.90%) DNS
14 12 (0.83%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (0.83%) Cisco Wireless
15 11 (0.76%) BGP
15 11 (0.76%) Ethernet
15 11 (0.76%) OSPF
15 11 (0.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (9.59%) SQL Server
2 101 (6.97%) Big Data
3 92 (6.34%) Data Warehouse
4 91 (6.28%) SAP HANA
5 67 (4.62%) BusinessObjects
6 65 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 59 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 53 (3.66%) Relational Database
9 49 (3.38%) SAP BW
10 45 (3.10%) Oracle Database
11 38 (2.62%) QlikView
12 37 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 35 (2.41%) SAP BI
14 34 (2.34%) Hadoop
15 33 (2.28%) Data Mining
16 24 (1.66%) Oracle BI EE
16 24 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
17 23 (1.59%) SAP Data Services
17 23 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
18 22 (1.52%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 17 (1.17%) Eclipse
1 17 (1.17%) Talend Open Studio
2 16 (1.10%) LSMW
3 7 (0.48%) Jenkins
4 6 (0.41%) Git (software)
5 5 (0.34%) Metasploit
6 4 (0.28%) JIRA
6 4 (0.28%) Vagrant
7 3 (0.21%) Axure RP
7 3 (0.21%) ERwin
7 3 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (0.21%) Selenium
7 3 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.21%) Toad
7 3 (0.21%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.21%) Yeoman
8 2 (0.14%) AppScan
8 2 (0.14%) JMeter
8 2 (0.14%) Ranorex
8 2 (0.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 482 (33.24%) Finance
2 112 (7.72%) Retail
3 93 (6.41%) Marketing
4 88 (6.07%) Banking
5 73 (5.03%) Manufacturing
6 70 (4.83%) Telecoms
7 42 (2.90%) Financial Institution
8 40 (2.76%) Legal
9 33 (2.28%) Front Office
10 32 (2.21%) Back Office
10 32 (2.21%) Billing
11 22 (1.52%) Investment Banking
12 17 (1.17%) Publishing
13 15 (1.03%) Local Government
14 14 (0.97%) Advertising
15 9 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.55%) Automotive
16 8 (0.55%) General Ledger
16 8 (0.55%) Military
17 7 (0.48%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (7.45%) .NET
2 57 (3.93%) HTML
3 55 (3.79%) XML
4 40 (2.76%) CSS
5 38 (2.62%) Web Services
6 32 (2.21%) ASP.NET
6 32 (2.21%) Middleware
7 24 (1.66%) .NET Framework
7 24 (1.66%) RESTful
8 23 (1.59%) SOAP
9 22 (1.52%) HTML5
10 16 (1.10%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 16 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 16 (1.10%) J2EE
11 14 (0.97%) FIX Protocol
12 10 (0.69%) Oracle Fusion
13 9 (0.62%) D3.js
14 8 (0.55%) REST
14 8 (0.55%) SAP PI
14 8 (0.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 109 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 66 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 47 (3.24%) Security Operations Centre
5 44 (3.03%) Computer Science
6 38 (2.62%) Visualisation
7 36 (2.48%) CESG
8 29 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
9 27 (1.86%) CESG CLAS
9 27 (1.86%) Social Media
10 26 (1.79%) PKI
11 24 (1.66%) Blog
12 23 (1.59%) Fixed Income
13 21 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 19 (1.31%) Data Integration
14 19 (1.31%) Hybrid Cloud
15 18 (1.24%) User Experience
16 14 (0.97%) Cyber Attack
16 14 (0.97%) Driving Licence
17 13 (0.90%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 109 (7.52%) Windows
2 56 (3.86%) Linux
3 52 (3.59%) Unix
4 41 (2.83%) Windows Server
5 21 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (0.62%) Ubuntu
7 9 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (0.55%) AIX
8 8 (0.55%) Mac OS X
8 8 (0.55%) Solaris
9 6 (0.41%) HPUX
10 4 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.28%) VxWorks
10 4 (0.28%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.21%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.21%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.14%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.14%) SUSE
12 2 (0.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (15.66%) Business Intelligence
2 203 (14.00%) Presales
3 159 (10.97%) Mentoring
4 153 (10.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 150 (10.34%) Analytics
6 146 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
7 132 (9.10%) Project Management
8 126 (8.69%) Information Security
9 125 (8.62%) ITIL
10 111 (7.66%) Security Architecture
11 94 (6.48%) Risk Management
12 92 (6.34%) Cybersecurity
13 91 (6.28%) SIEM
14 88 (6.07%) Business Development
15 76 (5.24%) Change Management
16 72 (4.97%) CRM
17 70 (4.83%) Security Operations
18 60 (4.14%) ERP
19 59 (4.07%) Migration
20 58 (4.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 162 (11.17%) SQL
2 119 (8.21%) Java
3 81 (5.59%) C#
4 63 (4.34%) C++
5 60 (4.14%) C
6 59 (4.07%) JavaScript
7 45 (3.10%) Python
8 36 (2.48%) ABAP
9 32 (2.21%) VB.NET
10 30 (2.07%) PHP
11 26 (1.79%) T-SQL
12 24 (1.66%) Perl
13 22 (1.52%) R
14 20 (1.38%) Objective-C
14 20 (1.38%) PowerShell
14 20 (1.38%) VBA
15 17 (1.17%) PL/SQL
16 14 (0.97%) Lua
17 10 (0.69%) VB
18 7 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 289 (19.93%) Degree
2 133 (9.17%) CISSP
3 110 (7.59%) Security Cleared
4 80 (5.52%) SC Cleared
5 61 (4.21%) CISM
6 44 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
6 44 (3.03%) CLAS
7 37 (2.55%) CESG Certified Professional
8 30 (2.07%) CCNP
8 30 (2.07%) CREST Certified
9 27 (1.86%) CHFI
9 27 (1.86%) CISA
10 26 (1.79%) IISP
11 24 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
12 23 (1.59%) CCIE
13 21 (1.45%) PCI QSA
14 20 (1.38%) CEH
14 20 (1.38%) DV Cleared
15 18 (1.24%) ACCA
15 18 (1.24%) ECSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (10.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 115 (7.93%) PCI DSS
3 50 (3.45%) ISO22301
4 46 (3.17%) ISO27002
5 45 (3.10%) QA
6 42 (2.90%) ISO27005
7 39 (2.69%) Data Quality
8 21 (1.45%) COBIT
9 14 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 11 (0.76%) RMADS
11 8 (0.55%) BS25999
12 6 (0.41%) IAS 39
12 6 (0.41%) ISO 9001
13 5 (0.34%) ISO 14001
13 5 (0.34%) SLA
14 3 (0.21%) PA-DSS
15 1 (0.069%) ISO 9000
15 1 (0.069%) PMBOK
System Software
1 62 (4.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (4.14%) Active Directory
3 38 (2.62%) Hyper-V
4 28 (1.93%) vSphere
5 16 (1.10%) XenApp
6 14 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (0.97%) VMware ESX
7 11 (0.76%) vCloud
8 7 (0.48%) KVM
9 6 (0.41%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.34%) Firmware
11 3 (0.21%) Docker
11 3 (0.21%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.21%) iptables
11 3 (0.21%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.21%) XenServer
12 2 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.14%) RHEV
12 2 (0.14%) UAG
12 2 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (1.72%) SCCM
2 10 (0.69%) Nagios
3 9 (0.62%) SCOM
4 8 (0.55%) RSA Archer
5 5 (0.34%) EnCase
5 5 (0.34%) Nessus
5 5 (0.34%) Nmap
5 5 (0.34%) vRealize
6 4 (0.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (0.28%) FTK
6 4 (0.28%) MIIS
7 3 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.14%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.14%) Ansible
8 2 (0.14%) CFEngine
8 2 (0.14%) OpenView
8 2 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.14%) Puppet
8 2 (0.14%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.14%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 261 (18.00%) SAP
2 237 (16.34%) Microsoft
3 197 (13.59%) Oracle
4 98 (6.76%) Cisco
5 96 (6.62%) VMware
6 59 (4.07%) Informatica
7 51 (3.52%) ArcSight
7 51 (3.52%) Citrix
8 50 (3.45%) Juniper
9 42 (2.90%) Tableau
10 34 (2.34%) MicroStrategy
11 33 (2.28%) F5
11 33 (2.28%) IBM
12 29 (2.00%) CheckPoint
12 29 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
13 24 (1.66%) Google
13 24 (1.66%) Remedy
13 24 (1.66%) Splunk
14 22 (1.52%) HP
15 20 (1.38%) Ab Initio
Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Networking People
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Via Resource
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Plus 10% bonus, Plus pension 8%
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Travel, Pension, Bonus and more
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £125000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Optima Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, excellent holidays
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £85,000 per annum 25% Bonus - Dental, life insurance, Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £95,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Acumin
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Colossus Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental + Health + Holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago