The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Consultant
Rank 192 168 180
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 21 38 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.74% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.78% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 31 10
Average salary £50,000 £53,375 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.32% +18.61%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -
Senior Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5025 4883 4828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.26% 95.15% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4220 4119 4018
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Consultant Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Consultant
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Senior Consultant Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Senior Consultant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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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
Birmingham -25 12 £73,750 -26.25% 3
Warwickshire -7 6 £38,250 -27.14%
Staffordshire - 2 £35,500 -
Walsall +3 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Coventry -11 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Dudley - 1 £50,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Consultant
England

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
4 6 (18.75%) Business Development
4 6 (18.75%) Asset Management
4 6 (18.75%) Use Case
4 6 (18.75%) Visualisation
4 6 (18.75%) Tableau
4 6 (18.75%) VMware
4 6 (18.75%) Information Security
4 6 (18.75%) SAS
4 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
4 6 (18.75%) Cognos
4 6 (18.75%) Citrix
4 6 (18.75%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (15.63%) Windows
5 5 (15.63%) SAN
5 5 (15.63%) Project Management
5 5 (15.63%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (15.63%) Windows 8
5 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (15.63%) Line Management
5 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
5 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (15.63%) Business Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (9.38%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (9.38%) Information Management
6 3 (9.38%) Data Protection

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 6 (18.75%) SAS
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP HCM
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) SAN
2 2 (6.25%) MPLS
2 2 (6.25%) OSPF
2 2 (6.25%) BGP
2 2 (6.25%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (6.25%) IOS XR
2 2 (6.25%) NX-OS
3 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Visualisation
2 3 (9.38%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
1 5 (15.63%) Windows 8
1 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
1 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
2 6 (18.75%) Business Development
2 6 (18.75%) Asset Management
2 6 (18.75%) Use Case
2 6 (18.75%) Information Security
3 5 (15.63%) Project Management
3 5 (15.63%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (15.63%) Line Management
3 5 (15.63%) Business Analysis
4 3 (9.38%) Information Management
4 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.13%) Analytics
6 1 (3.13%) Cyber Security
6 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity Management
6 1 (3.13%) Risk Analytics
6 1 (3.13%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (3.13%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (9.38%) CCIE
1 3 (9.38%) CCNP
1 3 (9.38%) MCSD
2 2 (6.25%) CISSP
2 2 (6.25%) CISA
3 1 (3.13%) CRISC
3 1 (3.13%) ISACA
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) GCFA
3 1 (3.13%) CEH
3 1 (3.13%) SSCP
3 1 (3.13%) GIAC
3 1 (3.13%) ACCA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) vSphere
1 1 (3.13%) vCloud
1 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.13%) XenApp
1 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Tableau
2 6 (18.75%) VMware
2 6 (18.75%) Cognos
2 6 (18.75%) Citrix
2 6 (18.75%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) SAP
4 2 (6.25%) Juniper
4 2 (6.25%) Riverbed
4 2 (6.25%) F5
5 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle
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JPS Selection
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £51000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Car Allowance+Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £80k Package + Excellent company benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £42000 - £56000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago