The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Consultant
Rank 58 52 54
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 11 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.00% 2.08% 2.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 2.23% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 9
Average salary £51,250 £52,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +22.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £40,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
Senior Consultant
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region. 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
541 358 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 98.36% 93.23% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 393 283 239
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Consultant in the job title across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the Watford region.

Senior Consultant Salary Trend in Watford

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 10 (45.45%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) WebSphere
3 7 (31.82%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (31.82%) IBM
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 6 (27.27%) SAP
4 6 (27.27%) Windows
4 6 (27.27%) JBoss
4 6 (27.27%) Tomcat
4 6 (27.27%) Tuxedo
5 5 (22.73%) MCSE
5 5 (22.73%) UNIX
5 5 (22.73%) J2EE
5 5 (22.73%) HP
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
5 5 (22.73%) SAP FI
5 5 (22.73%) Symantec
5 5 (22.73%) ACCA
5 5 (22.73%) General Ledger
5 5 (22.73%) CIMA
5 5 (22.73%) VMware
5 5 (22.73%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (22.73%) SAP CO
5 5 (22.73%) Banking
5 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (22.73%) vSphere
6 4 (18.18%) EqualLogic

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 10 (45.45%) WebSphere
2 7 (31.82%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (27.27%) Tomcat
3 6 (27.27%) Tuxedo
4 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
4 3 (13.64%) IIS
4 3 (13.64%) Apache
4 3 (13.64%) iPlanet
4 3 (13.64%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (13.64%) GlassFish
5 2 (9.09%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (4.55%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (4.55%) Lync
6 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) SAP FI
1 5 (22.73%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (22.73%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
1 1 (4.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) HTTP
1 4 (18.18%) SAN
1 4 (18.18%) Internet
2 3 (13.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) DB2
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Maven
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Hudson
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
2 5 (22.73%) General Ledger
3 4 (18.18%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) J2EE
2 4 (18.18%) EJB
2 4 (18.18%) CSS
2 4 (18.18%) JSP
2 4 (18.18%) Servlets
2 4 (18.18%) XHTML
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
3 3 (13.64%) .NET
3 3 (13.64%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (13.64%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (13.64%) Middleware
4 1 (4.55%) SAP XI
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
4 1 (4.55%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) EqualLogic
2 3 (13.64%) Open Source
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) UNIX
3 4 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.09%) Solaris
5 1 (4.55%) AIX
5 1 (4.55%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) MVC
1 4 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
1 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.55%) DevOps
3 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL
3 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.55%) Use Case
3 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.55%) Validation
3 1 (4.55%) Migration
3 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Java
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) Jython
3 3 (13.64%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (22.73%) ACCA
1 5 (22.73%) CIMA
1 5 (22.73%) MCSE
2 4 (18.18%) NCDA
2 4 (18.18%) NCIE
2 4 (18.18%) VCAP
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (18.18%) MCTS
2 4 (18.18%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (22.73%) vSphere
2 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 4 (18.18%) XenApp
2 4 (18.18%) XenServer
2 4 (18.18%) XenDesktop
2 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) NetBackup
1 4 (18.18%) Backup Exec
2 2 (9.09%) BMC Performance Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
3 1 (4.55%) SCCM
3 1 (4.55%) Puppet
3 1 (4.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) IBM
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) SAP
2 6 (27.27%) JBoss
3 5 (22.73%) HP
3 5 (22.73%) Symantec
3 5 (22.73%) VMware
4 4 (18.18%) PlateSpin
4 4 (18.18%) NetApp
4 4 (18.18%) Veeam
4 4 (18.18%) Dell
4 4 (18.18%) EMC
4 4 (18.18%) Citrix
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle
5 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
6 2 (9.09%) NetIQ
6 2 (9.09%) BMC
7 1 (4.55%) Sybase
7 1 (4.55%) TIBCO
7 1 (4.55%) CollabNet