Period
to 22 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

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

Senior Consultant
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 439 426 420
Rank change year-on-year -13 -6 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 912 1,150 1,203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.65% 0.71% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.74% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 647 873 918
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
10th Percentile £42,500 £46,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £88,750 £87,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 135,404 156,192 159,117
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 96.16% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 109,346 128,206 133,374
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Senior Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Senior Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Consultant in England

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Consultant in England

Senior Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Consultant in England over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Senior Consultant in England

Senior Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Consultant within the England region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -33 501 £67,500 - 53
South East +61 164 £70,000 +16.67% 20
North of England +6 73 £52,500 -19.23% 16
Midlands +20 54 £57,500 -4.17% 11
West Midlands +21 45 £50,000 -16.67% 10
East of England +46 44 £57,500 -4.17% 6
South West +23 41 £52,500 -34.38% 15
Yorkshire +25 35 £30,000 -53.85% 3
North West +8 35 £60,000 -14.29% 12
East Midlands +21 8 £47,500 -7.32% 1
North East -2 3 £52,500 -0.94% 1
Senior Consultant
UK

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 England region featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 293 (32.13%) Finance
2 136 (14.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 133 (14.58%) SAP
4 126 (13.82%) Oracle
4 126 (13.82%) Microsoft
4 126 (13.82%) Degree
5 125 (13.71%) Presales
6 123 (13.49%) Business Intelligence
7 115 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
8 112 (12.28%) Java
9 109 (11.95%) Mentoring
10 106 (11.62%) SQL
11 104 (11.40%) Analytics
12 101 (11.07%) Stakeholder Management
13 92 (10.09%) Banking
14 84 (9.21%) Cybersecurity
15 83 (9.10%) Windows
15 83 (9.10%) ERP
16 82 (8.99%) Project Management
17 81 (8.88%) Amazon AWS
18 79 (8.66%) Problem-Solving
19 77 (8.44%) Computer Science
19 77 (8.44%) DevOps
20 74 (8.11%) Retail
21 68 (7.46%) CRM
22 66 (7.24%) SQL Server
23 65 (7.13%) Analytical Skills
23 65 (7.13%) Self-Motivation
24 64 (7.02%) Python
24 64 (7.02%) Marketing

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 20 (2.19%) Apache Spark
2 19 (2.08%) SAS
3 12 (1.32%) SharePoint
4 11 (1.21%) Confluence
4 11 (1.21%) MS Exchange
5 9 (0.99%) WebLogic
6 8 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (0.66%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (0.55%) ArcGIS
8 5 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (0.55%) GroupWise
8 5 (0.55%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.44%) Anypoint
9 4 (0.44%) IIS
9 4 (0.44%) Mule
9 4 (0.44%) Mule ESB
10 3 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.33%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 38 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (1.21%) SPSS
3 4 (0.44%) AutoCAD
3 4 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.44%) Revit
4 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.22%) Windchill
5 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 46 (5.04%) SAP S/4HANA
2 24 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (2.63%) HFM
3 22 (2.41%) SAP SCM
4 16 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
5 15 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
6 14 (1.54%) SAP SD
7 11 (1.21%) SAP CO
7 11 (1.21%) SAP ERP
7 11 (1.21%) SAP FI
7 11 (1.21%) SAP FI/CO
8 10 (1.10%) Hyperion Planning
8 10 (1.10%) SAP CRM
8 10 (1.10%) SAP IBP
9 9 (0.99%) NetSuite
9 9 (0.99%) SAP BPC
9 9 (0.99%) SAP HCM
9 9 (0.99%) SAP HR
10 8 (0.88%) Cognos TM1
11 7 (0.77%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 136 (14.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 81 (8.88%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (5.92%) Office 365
4 49 (5.37%) SaaS
5 33 (3.62%) Google Cloud Platform
6 27 (2.96%) AWS CloudFormation
7 26 (2.85%) IaaS
8 25 (2.74%) Oracle CX
8 25 (2.74%) PaaS
9 19 (2.08%) Dynamics 365
10 15 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (1.10%) Oracle Service Cloud
12 8 (0.88%) GitHub
12 8 (0.88%) SuccessFactors
13 7 (0.77%) Azure Active Directory
13 7 (0.77%) OpenShift
14 6 (0.66%) Azure Data Factory
15 5 (0.55%) Amazon ELB
15 5 (0.55%) OneDrive
16 4 (0.44%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 41 (4.50%) Firewall
2 28 (3.07%) Network Security
3 27 (2.96%) WAN
4 26 (2.85%) NFC
5 21 (2.30%) LAN
6 17 (1.86%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (1.86%) SAN
7 16 (1.75%) iSCSI
8 14 (1.54%) TCP/IP
9 12 (1.32%) Cisco Firepower
10 11 (1.21%) DHCP
11 10 (1.10%) NAS
12 9 (0.99%) DNS
12 9 (0.99%) Remote Desktop
13 8 (0.88%) HTTPS
13 8 (0.88%) Sourcefire
14 6 (0.66%) BGP
14 6 (0.66%) OSPF
14 6 (0.66%) Wireless
14 6 (0.66%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (7.24%) SQL Server
2 43 (4.71%) Big Data
3 32 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
4 31 (3.40%) Blockchain
5 30 (3.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 29 (3.18%) Hadoop
7 27 (2.96%) QlikView
7 27 (2.96%) SAP HANA
8 24 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 21 (2.30%) SAP BW
11 20 (2.19%) Power BI
12 18 (1.97%) Relational Database
12 18 (1.97%) Spotfire
13 16 (1.75%) MySQL
14 15 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
14 15 (1.64%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
15 14 (1.54%) Oracle BI EE
16 10 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 9 (0.99%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 32 (3.51%) Jenkins
2 27 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (2.96%) TeamCity
3 25 (2.74%) IBM UrbanCode
3 25 (2.74%) Octopus Deploy
3 25 (2.74%) Travis CI
4 13 (1.43%) JIRA
5 10 (1.10%) JUnit
6 9 (0.99%) Bitbucket
6 9 (0.99%) Mockito
7 8 (0.88%) Git (software)
7 8 (0.88%) Maven
8 7 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (0.55%) Eclipse
10 5 (0.55%) IntelliJ
10 5 (0.55%) Polyspace
10 5 (0.55%) Selenium
10 5 (0.55%) VectorCAST
11 4 (0.44%) AutoIt
General
1 293 (32.13%) Finance
2 92 (10.09%) Banking
3 74 (8.11%) Retail
4 64 (7.02%) Marketing
5 54 (5.92%) Telecoms
6 39 (4.28%) Manufacturing
7 33 (3.62%) Retail Banking
8 30 (3.29%) Electronics
9 18 (1.97%) Advertising
10 12 (1.32%) General Ledger
11 10 (1.10%) Financial Institution
11 10 (1.10%) Law
11 10 (1.10%) Legal
12 8 (0.88%) Automotive
12 8 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.77%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.66%) Back Office
14 6 (0.66%) Billing
14 6 (0.66%) Corporate Banking
15 5 (0.55%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (3.95%) REST
2 26 (2.85%) Elastic Stack
2 26 (2.85%) XML
3 25 (2.74%) HTML
4 19 (2.08%) .NET
5 18 (1.97%) Spring
5 18 (1.97%) Web Services
6 15 (1.64%) SOAP
7 14 (1.54%) CSS
8 13 (1.43%) Kafka
9 11 (1.21%) AngularJS
9 11 (1.21%) J2EE
9 11 (1.21%) JSON
10 10 (1.10%) Oracle Fusion
10 10 (1.10%) RESTful
11 9 (0.99%) SAP XI
12 8 (0.88%) HTML5
12 8 (0.88%) React
13 6 (0.66%) SAP PI
13 6 (0.66%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 65 (7.13%) Analytical Skills
1 65 (7.13%) Self-Motivation
2 33 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
3 31 (3.40%) Fintech
4 26 (2.85%) Contactless
4 26 (2.85%) EMV
4 26 (2.85%) Mobile Payment
4 26 (2.85%) Smartcard
5 25 (2.74%) Data Centre
5 25 (2.74%) PlayStation
6 18 (1.97%) User Experience
7 14 (1.54%) Mobile App
8 12 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
9 10 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
9 10 (1.10%) PMI
10 9 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
10 9 (0.99%) Life Science
10 9 (0.99%) Management Information System
11 8 (0.88%) Algorithms
12 7 (0.77%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 83 (9.10%) Windows
2 53 (5.81%) Linux
3 27 (2.96%) Windows Server
4 25 (2.74%) Mesosphere
5 14 (1.54%) Windows 10
6 11 (1.21%) Unix
7 9 (0.99%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.33%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (0.22%) Android
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (13.71%) Presales
2 123 (13.49%) Business Intelligence
3 115 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (11.95%) Mentoring
5 104 (11.40%) Analytics
6 101 (11.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 84 (9.21%) Cybersecurity
8 83 (9.10%) ERP
9 82 (8.99%) Project Management
10 79 (8.66%) Problem-Solving
11 77 (8.44%) Computer Science
11 77 (8.44%) DevOps
12 68 (7.46%) CRM
13 60 (6.58%) Migration
14 58 (6.36%) Continuous Integration
15 52 (5.70%) Test Automation
16 50 (5.48%) Information Security
17 48 (5.26%) Open Source
18 47 (5.15%) Coaching
19 46 (5.04%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 112 (12.28%) Java
2 106 (11.62%) SQL
3 64 (7.02%) Python
4 51 (5.59%) JavaScript
5 43 (4.71%) C#
6 39 (4.28%) PowerShell
7 28 (3.07%) Bash Shell
7 28 (3.07%) R
8 26 (2.85%) Go
9 25 (2.74%) C
10 16 (1.75%) Perl
10 16 (1.75%) Ruby
11 15 (1.64%) Apex Code
12 13 (1.43%) PHP
13 10 (1.10%) ABAP
13 10 (1.10%) Java 8
14 6 (0.66%) T-SQL
15 5 (0.55%) Ada
15 5 (0.55%) Assembly Language
16 3 (0.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 126 (13.82%) Degree
2 47 (5.15%) CISSP
3 42 (4.61%) Security Cleared
4 35 (3.84%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (2.74%) CCNP
6 25 (2.74%) SC Cleared
7 22 (2.41%) CISM
7 22 (2.41%) MCSE
8 21 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
9 16 (1.75%) CCIE
9 16 (1.75%) CCNA
10 15 (1.64%) PMI Certification
11 14 (1.54%) MCSA
12 13 (1.43%) CISA
13 12 (1.32%) CRISC
13 12 (1.32%) PMP
14 11 (1.21%) MBA
14 11 (1.21%) MCITP
14 11 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (6.03%) QA
2 36 (3.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (3.62%) GDPR
4 31 (3.40%) PCI DSS
5 18 (1.97%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 5 (0.55%) IEC 61508
8 3 (0.33%) COBIT
8 3 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.33%) IFRS
8 3 (0.33%) SLA
9 2 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.22%) FATCA
9 2 (0.22%) IFRS 9
9 2 (0.22%) PMO
9 2 (0.22%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.11%) COSO
10 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.11%) NIST 800
System Software
1 42 (4.61%) Active Directory
1 42 (4.61%) Docker
2 34 (3.73%) Hyper-V
2 34 (3.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.97%) vSphere
4 8 (0.88%) ProxySG
5 7 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.55%) VMware NSX
7 4 (0.44%) vCloud
7 4 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.44%) XenApp
7 4 (0.44%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.22%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.11%) HDFS
9 1 (0.11%) KVM
9 1 (0.11%) NFS
9 1 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 41 (4.50%) Ansible
2 36 (3.95%) Terraform
3 29 (3.18%) Kubernetes
3 29 (3.18%) Puppet
4 26 (2.85%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (2.74%) Automic
5 25 (2.74%) Consul
5 25 (2.74%) Prometheus
6 14 (1.54%) SCCM
7 8 (0.88%) Oracle ZFS
8 7 (0.77%) Nessus
8 7 (0.77%) vCenter Server
9 6 (0.66%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.44%) CloudHub
10 4 (0.44%) FortiGate
10 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
10 4 (0.44%) SCVMM
10 4 (0.44%) vRealize
11 3 (0.33%) Failover Clustering
11 3 (0.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 133 (14.58%) SAP
2 126 (13.82%) Microsoft
2 126 (13.82%) Oracle
3 56 (6.14%) Tableau
4 53 (5.81%) Hyperion
4 53 (5.81%) VMware
5 48 (5.26%) Cisco
6 40 (4.39%) Splunk
7 35 (3.84%) Salesforce.com
8 22 (2.41%) NetApp
9 21 (2.30%) F5
10 20 (2.19%) CheckPoint
11 19 (2.08%) Juniper
12 18 (1.97%) Fortinet
13 17 (1.86%) Citrix
14 16 (1.75%) Ariba
14 16 (1.75%) EMC
15 15 (1.64%) Cognos
15 15 (1.64%) IBM
15 15 (1.64%) Palo Alto