Period
to 16 June 2021

The median annual salary for a Senior Consultant was £61,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 16 June 2021.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Consultant
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 200 216 282
Rank change year-on-year +16 +66 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 38 35 48
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.73% 0.56% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.59% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 33 25 41
10th Percentile £27,000 £60,500 £62,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £65,000 £68,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £61,500 £77,500 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year -20.65% -3.13% +23.08%
75th Percentile £80,000 £92,500 £98,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £94,500 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £71,250 £77,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year -8.06% +3.33% +15.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 4,810 5,930 9,584
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.82% 94.29% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4,259 5,194 8,568
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £88,750 £83,750 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%

Senior Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Senior Consultant in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Consultant in the City of London

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Consultant in the City of London.

Salary trend for Senior Consultant in the City of London

Senior Consultant
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Consultant in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Senior Consultant in the City of London

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 June 2021, Senior Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 10 (26.32%) Finance
1 10 (26.32%) AWS
1 10 (26.32%) Analytics
2 9 (23.68%) Social Skills
3 8 (21.05%) Requirements Gathering
4 7 (18.42%) Migration
4 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.42%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (15.79%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
5 6 (15.79%) Azure
5 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
5 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
5 6 (15.79%) Data Modelling
5 6 (15.79%) Law
6 5 (13.16%) Windows
6 5 (13.16%) Cisco
6 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
6 5 (13.16%) Business Development
6 5 (13.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (13.16%) Data Analysis
6 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (13.16%) Target Operating Model
6 5 (13.16%) Regulatory Compliance
6 5 (13.16%) Presales
6 5 (13.16%) Data Strategy
7 4 (10.53%) Public Sector
7 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
7 4 (10.53%) Compliance Audit
7 4 (10.53%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 4 (10.53%) Supermicro

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (7.89%) SAS
2 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) AWS
2 6 (15.79%) Azure
3 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.63%) IaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (2.63%) PaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Firewall
1 4 (10.53%) SAN
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Big Data
2 2 (5.26%) Blockchain
3 1 (2.63%) Power BI
3 1 (2.63%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.63%) Tableau
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 9 (23.68%) Social Skills
3 6 (15.79%) Law
4 4 (10.53%) Public Sector
5 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.26%) Banking
5 2 (5.26%) Legal
5 2 (5.26%) Marketing
6 1 (2.63%) Advertising
6 1 (2.63%) Front Office
6 1 (2.63%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (2.63%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (2.63%) Retail
6 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.63%) Node.js
2 1 (2.63%) React
2 1 (2.63%) Spring Boot
2 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Blog
1 2 (5.26%) Podcast
1 2 (5.26%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.63%) Cloud Native
2 1 (2.63%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) CentOS
2 4 (10.53%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) Ubuntu
2 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.26%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Analytics
2 8 (21.05%) Requirements Gathering
3 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.42%) Migration
4 6 (15.79%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
4 6 (15.79%) Data Modelling
5 5 (13.16%) Business Development
5 5 (13.16%) Data Analysis
5 5 (13.16%) Data Strategy
5 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (13.16%) Presales
5 5 (13.16%) Regulatory Compliance
5 5 (13.16%) Target Operating Model
6 4 (10.53%) Compliance Audit
6 4 (10.53%) Information Security
6 4 (10.53%) ISMS
7 3 (7.89%) B2B
7 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) Wealth Management
8 2 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) Java
1 4 (10.53%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) Python
3 2 (5.26%) Scala
4 1 (2.63%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) Java 8
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.63%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (2.63%) CISM
5 1 (2.63%) CISSP
5 1 (2.63%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) GRC
2 1 (2.63%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.63%) NIST
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
1 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (10.53%) vSphere
2 3 (7.89%) StorNext
2 3 (7.89%) Xsan
3 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (13.16%) Cisco
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.53%) Dell
3 4 (10.53%) HP
3 4 (10.53%) Juniper
3 4 (10.53%) SonicWALL
3 4 (10.53%) Supermicro
3 4 (10.53%) VMware
4 3 (7.89%) EMC
4 3 (7.89%) Isilon
5 2 (5.26%) Apple
6 1 (2.63%) Alteryx
6 1 (2.63%) Avaloq
6 1 (2.63%) FNZ
6 1 (2.63%) Meraki
6 1 (2.63%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle
6 1 (2.63%) SAP
6 1 (2.63%) Temenos