The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Consultant
Rank 163 187 163
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 46 25 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.86% 0.45% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.48% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 37 21 31
Average salary £58,000 £65,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5091 5260 4665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.75% 94.72% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4259 4417 4052
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Consultant
England

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +18 24 £65,000 +4.00% 3
Solihull - 6 £52,500 -
Coventry - 5 £52,750 -
Staffordshire -5 1 £60,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Consultant
England

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 30 (38.46%) Finance
2 22 (28.21%) Retail
3 20 (25.64%) SAP
4 16 (20.51%) CRM
5 15 (19.23%) Oracle
6 14 (17.95%) Degree
7 12 (15.38%) Visualisation
7 12 (15.38%) Information Architecture
7 12 (15.38%) Manufacturing
8 11 (14.10%) VMware
8 11 (14.10%) Project Management
9 10 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (12.82%) Security Cleared
10 9 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
11 8 (10.26%) SQL
11 8 (10.26%) Citrix
11 8 (10.26%) SAP CRM
11 8 (10.26%) Psychology
11 8 (10.26%) vSphere
11 8 (10.26%) Digital Media
12 7 (8.97%) Oracle EBS R12
12 7 (8.97%) XenApp
12 7 (8.97%) Business Development
12 7 (8.97%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (8.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (8.97%) E-Commerce
13 6 (7.69%) Misys

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 4 (5.13%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.28%) SAS
3 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (10.26%) SAP CRM
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (7.69%) Oracle iProcurement
3 6 (7.69%) Misys Equation
3 6 (7.69%) Temenos T24
3 6 (7.69%) Finacle
3 6 (7.69%) FLEXCUBE
3 6 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.28%) SAP BPC
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (1.28%) SAP SEM
5 1 (1.28%) SAP SD
5 1 (1.28%) SAP MM
5 1 (1.28%) SAP PP
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (1.28%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) SAN
2 3 (3.85%) iSCSI
2 3 (3.85%) NAS
2 3 (3.85%) NetScaler
2 3 (3.85%) FTP
2 3 (3.85%) HTTP
2 3 (3.85%) SNMP
2 3 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.85%) SMTP
3 1 (1.28%) DHCP
3 1 (1.28%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
1 6 (7.69%) Big Data
1 6 (7.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.56%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.28%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (1.28%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.28%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 30 (38.46%) Finance
2 22 (28.21%) Retail
3 12 (15.38%) Manufacturing
4 6 (7.69%) Publishing
4 6 (7.69%) Banking
5 4 (5.13%) Multimedia
5 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.13%) Japanese Language
6 2 (2.56%) Marketing
6 2 (2.56%) Advertising
7 1 (1.28%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.69%) XML
2 4 (5.13%) .NET
3 3 (3.85%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.28%) WPF
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.28%) Middleware
4 1 (1.28%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Visualisation
2 8 (10.26%) Digital Media
2 8 (10.26%) Psychology
3 6 (7.69%) APACS
4 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) EPoS
5 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.28%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.28%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.69%) Windows
2 3 (3.85%) Windows 7
2 3 (3.85%) Windows 8
3 2 (2.56%) UNIX
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.28%) Linux
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.51%) CRM
2 12 (15.38%) Information Architecture
3 11 (14.10%) Project Management
4 10 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (8.97%) Business Development
6 7 (8.97%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (8.97%) E-Commerce
7 6 (7.69%) ITIL
7 6 (7.69%) Zachman Framework
7 6 (7.69%) TOGAF
7 6 (7.69%) MODAF
7 6 (7.69%) Performance Improvement
8 5 (6.41%) EAM
9 4 (5.13%) Six Sigma
9 4 (5.13%) Workflow
9 4 (5.13%) User Experience Design
10 3 (3.85%) SAP Implementation
10 3 (3.85%) Data Management
11 2 (2.56%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.26%) SQL
2 3 (3.85%) C#
2 3 (3.85%) Java
3 1 (1.28%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (17.95%) Degree
2 10 (12.82%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (8.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (5.13%) NCDA
4 4 (5.13%) NCIE
5 3 (3.85%) VCAP
5 3 (3.85%) CCEE
5 3 (3.85%) VCDX
5 3 (3.85%) MCTS
5 3 (3.85%) MCITP
5 3 (3.85%) MCSE
5 3 (3.85%) CCA
5 3 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.28%) ISEB
6 1 (1.28%) ACCA
6 1 (1.28%) CIMA
6 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 6 (7.69%) Basel II
1 6 (7.69%) IAS 39
1 6 (7.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.26%) vSphere
3 7 (8.97%) XenApp
4 6 (7.69%) XenDesktop
5 3 (3.85%) NFS
5 3 (3.85%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) XenMobile
2 2 (2.56%) SCCM
3 1 (1.28%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 20 (25.64%) SAP
2 15 (19.23%) Oracle
3 11 (14.10%) VMware
4 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
5 8 (10.26%) Citrix
6 6 (7.69%) Misys
6 6 (7.69%) Temenos
6 6 (7.69%) Chordiant
7 4 (5.13%) Cisco
7 4 (5.13%) Dell
7 4 (5.13%) NetApp
7 4 (5.13%) Fujitsu
8 3 (3.85%) AppSense
8 3 (3.85%) EMC
9 2 (2.56%) IBM
10 1 (1.28%) Informatica
10 1 (1.28%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (1.28%) TIBCO
10 1 (1.28%) Symantec
10 1 (1.28%) Kofax
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