Period
to 20 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

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
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 433 412 452
Rank change year-on-year -21 +40 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 1,112 1,194 1,282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.69% 0.74% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.77% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 788 921 955
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
10th Percentile £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £86,250 £84,600
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 155,165 155,084 182,691
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.42% 96.50% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 127,171 129,387 155,061
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 20 May 2018.

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 20 May 2018. 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 +35 676 £67,500 - 60
South East -63 172 £60,000 -6.25% 12
North of England -69 68 £60,000 +9.09% 18
Midlands +5 54 £60,000 +41.18% 1
West Midlands +21 50 £57,500 +35.29%
East of England +1 50 £59,000 +7.27% 5
North West -37 46 £62,500 +25.00% 9
South West -26 30 £55,000 -8.33% 6
Yorkshire -28 13 £66,250 +20.45% 5
North East -9 11 £70,000 +81.82% 4
East Midlands -7 4 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Senior Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, 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.

1 385 (34.62%) Finance
2 244 (21.94%) Microsoft
3 220 (19.78%) SQL
4 196 (17.63%) SAP
5 178 (16.01%) Degree
6 171 (15.38%) Project Management
7 137 (12.32%) Microsoft Azure
8 136 (12.23%) Presales
9 132 (11.87%) Analytics
10 129 (11.60%) Retail
11 124 (11.15%) Analytical Skills
12 123 (11.06%) Oracle
13 122 (10.97%) Windows
14 118 (10.61%) Problem-Solving
15 114 (10.25%) Agile Software Development
15 114 (10.25%) Business Intelligence
16 111 (9.98%) CRM
16 111 (9.98%) Banking
17 109 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
18 97 (8.72%) Cybersecurity
19 92 (8.27%) VMware
20 91 (8.18%) Java
21 88 (7.91%) Amazon AWS
22 87 (7.82%) Salesforce.com
23 82 (7.37%) Advertising
24 76 (6.83%) SQL Server
25 72 (6.47%) Linux
26 71 (6.38%) Information Security
27 70 (6.29%) Dynamics CRM
27 70 (6.29%) Self-Motivation

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 31 (2.79%) SAS
2 21 (1.89%) WebSphere
3 20 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (1.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 18 (1.62%) Skype for Business
6 11 (0.99%) MS Exchange
7 9 (0.81%) IIS
7 9 (0.81%) SharePoint
8 8 (0.72%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.63%) JBoss
9 7 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
9 7 (0.63%) WebLogic
9 7 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (0.54%) NetWeaver
11 5 (0.45%) Apache
11 5 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.36%) Apache Pig
12 4 (0.36%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.27%) Confluence
13 3 (0.27%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 32 (2.88%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (1.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (1.17%) Spreadsheet
4 11 (0.99%) SPSS
5 9 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (0.63%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.18%) Camtasia
8 2 (0.18%) Gephi
9 1 (0.090%) InVision
9 1 (0.090%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.090%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 70 (6.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 50 (4.50%) SAP S/4HANA
3 31 (2.79%) SAP CO
3 31 (2.79%) SAP FI
3 31 (2.79%) SAP FI/CO
4 25 (2.25%) Hyperion Planning
5 21 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
6 19 (1.71%) SAP BPC
7 17 (1.53%) HFM
7 17 (1.53%) SAP SD
8 12 (1.08%) Relativity
8 12 (1.08%) SAP Business One
9 11 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
9 11 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
9 11 (0.99%) SAP ERP
9 11 (0.99%) SAP HR
10 10 (0.90%) Cognos TM1
11 9 (0.81%) Oracle CRM
11 9 (0.81%) SAP HCM
11 9 (0.81%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 137 (12.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 88 (7.91%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (4.86%) Dynamics 365
4 41 (3.69%) SaaS
5 40 (3.60%) Office 365
6 28 (2.52%) Azure Data Factory
7 27 (2.43%) IaaS
8 23 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
9 20 (1.80%) Oracle Service Cloud
10 14 (1.26%) PaaS
11 12 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
11 12 (1.08%) SuccessFactors
12 9 (0.81%) Adobe Analytics
12 9 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
12 9 (0.81%) Oracle CX
12 9 (0.81%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 7 (0.63%) Azure Machine Learning
13 7 (0.63%) G Suite
14 6 (0.54%) OneDrive
15 5 (0.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 50 (4.50%) Firewall
2 42 (3.78%) Network Security
3 39 (3.51%) SAN
4 37 (3.33%) Skype
5 29 (2.61%) iSCSI
6 26 (2.34%) NFC
7 22 (1.98%) Fibre Channel
8 21 (1.89%) Remote Desktop
9 19 (1.71%) Internet
10 17 (1.53%) LAN
10 17 (1.53%) WAN
11 13 (1.17%) NAS
12 12 (1.08%) HTTP
12 12 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
12 12 (1.08%) Wireless
13 11 (0.99%) VPN
14 7 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (0.54%) Broadband
15 6 (0.54%) NetScaler
16 5 (0.45%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (6.83%) SQL Server
2 57 (5.13%) Power BI
3 33 (2.97%) SAP BW
3 33 (2.97%) SAP HANA
3 33 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (2.79%) Big Data
5 30 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 29 (2.61%) Azure SQL Database
7 28 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
8 27 (2.43%) Data Lake
9 26 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 21 (1.89%) Hadoop
10 21 (1.89%) QlikView
11 20 (1.80%) Oracle BI EE
12 19 (1.71%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 19 (1.71%) Relational Database
13 14 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
14 12 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
14 12 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (1.62%) Selenium
2 17 (1.53%) JIRA
3 15 (1.35%) Jenkins
4 13 (1.17%) SoapUI
5 9 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (0.72%) Cucumber
6 8 (0.72%) Metasploit
6 8 (0.72%) ProC
7 7 (0.63%) Git (software)
7 7 (0.63%) Visual Studio Team System
8 6 (0.54%) Burp Suite
8 6 (0.54%) HP UFT
8 6 (0.54%) SpecFlow
9 5 (0.45%) Axure RP
9 5 (0.45%) TestRail
10 4 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.36%) JMeter
10 4 (0.36%) LoadRunner
10 4 (0.36%) Protractor
10 4 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 385 (34.62%) Finance
2 129 (11.60%) Retail
3 111 (9.98%) Banking
4 82 (7.37%) Advertising
5 48 (4.32%) Telecoms
6 38 (3.42%) Manufacturing
7 34 (3.06%) Marketing
8 26 (2.34%) Electronics
9 25 (2.25%) Legal
10 18 (1.62%) Billing
11 17 (1.53%) Retail Banking
12 16 (1.44%) Publishing
13 15 (1.35%) Law
14 13 (1.17%) Games
15 12 (1.08%) General Ledger
15 12 (1.08%) Investment Banking
16 10 (0.90%) Financial Institution
16 10 (0.90%) Front Office
17 7 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
18 6 (0.54%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (4.41%) XML
2 37 (3.33%) Web Services
3 35 (3.15%) REST
4 31 (2.79%) .NET
5 23 (2.07%) Mason
6 21 (1.89%) JMS
6 21 (1.89%) JSON
7 20 (1.80%) Middleware
8 18 (1.62%) XSLT
9 15 (1.35%) J2EE
10 13 (1.17%) JDBC
11 12 (1.08%) SAPUI5
12 11 (0.99%) HTML
13 10 (0.90%) WebSphere MQ
14 9 (0.81%) SAP Fiori
15 8 (0.72%) SOAP
16 7 (0.63%) JNDI
16 7 (0.63%) LDAP
16 7 (0.63%) Spring
16 7 (0.63%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 124 (11.15%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (6.29%) Self-Motivation
3 67 (6.03%) Computer Science
4 56 (5.04%) Enterprise Software
5 42 (3.78%) Data Centre
6 24 (2.16%) Contactless
6 24 (2.16%) Driving Licence
6 24 (2.16%) EMV
6 24 (2.16%) Fintech
6 24 (2.16%) Mobile Payment
6 24 (2.16%) Smartcard
7 23 (2.07%) Management Information System
8 22 (1.98%) Life Science
9 19 (1.71%) Security Operations Centre
10 15 (1.35%) Cyberattack
10 15 (1.35%) FMCG
11 14 (1.26%) Clustering
11 14 (1.26%) User Experience
12 13 (1.17%) PKI
13 12 (1.08%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 122 (10.97%) Windows
2 72 (6.47%) Linux
3 68 (6.12%) Unix
4 29 (2.61%) Windows Server
5 19 (1.71%) Windows 7
6 14 (1.26%) Solaris
7 12 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (0.99%) Windows 10
8 11 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.81%) Android
9 9 (0.81%) Apple iOS
9 9 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.63%) AIX
10 7 (0.63%) Amazon Linux
10 7 (0.63%) HPUX
11 4 (0.36%) SUSE
11 4 (0.36%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.18%) CentOS
12 2 (0.18%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (15.38%) Project Management
2 136 (12.23%) Presales
3 132 (11.87%) Analytics
4 118 (10.61%) Problem-Solving
5 114 (10.25%) Agile Software Development
5 114 (10.25%) Business Intelligence
6 111 (9.98%) CRM
7 109 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
8 97 (8.72%) Cybersecurity
9 71 (6.38%) Information Security
10 68 (6.12%) ITIL
11 64 (5.76%) Migration
12 63 (5.67%) Business Development
13 54 (4.86%) Mentoring
13 54 (4.86%) PRINCE2
14 53 (4.77%) Data Analytics
15 49 (4.41%) ERP
16 47 (4.23%) Creative Thinking
17 46 (4.14%) Integration Testing
18 40 (3.60%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 220 (19.78%) SQL
2 91 (8.18%) Java
3 54 (4.86%) JavaScript
4 51 (4.59%) Python
5 47 (4.23%) C#
6 42 (3.78%) C
7 40 (3.60%) Apex Code
8 33 (2.97%) ABAP
9 27 (2.43%) R
10 19 (1.71%) VBA
11 15 (1.35%) PHP
11 15 (1.35%) PowerShell
12 14 (1.26%) Bash Shell
13 12 (1.08%) C++
13 12 (1.08%) PL/SQL
14 9 (0.81%) Perl
15 8 (0.72%) Lua
15 8 (0.72%) SAS Macro
15 8 (0.72%) Scala
15 8 (0.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 178 (16.01%) Degree
2 53 (4.77%) Security Cleared
3 44 (3.96%) CISSP
4 38 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 37 (3.33%) SC Cleared
6 28 (2.52%) Computer Science Degree
7 26 (2.34%) CISM
8 25 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
9 24 (2.16%) SAP Certification
10 23 (2.07%) CCNP
10 23 (2.07%) MCSE
11 17 (1.53%) CCNA
12 15 (1.35%) CISA
13 14 (1.26%) CIMA
13 14 (1.26%) MCSA
14 13 (1.17%) ACCA
14 13 (1.17%) Master's Degree
15 12 (1.08%) CREST Certified
16 11 (0.99%) CESG Certified Professional
16 11 (0.99%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (2.43%) PCI DSS
3 25 (2.25%) QA
4 20 (1.80%) GDPR
5 14 (1.26%) COBIT
6 12 (1.08%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
7 5 (0.45%) Solvency II
8 4 (0.36%) FATCA
8 4 (0.36%) IFRS
8 4 (0.36%) IFRS 9
8 4 (0.36%) ISO 14001
8 4 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.36%) SLA
9 3 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 3 (0.27%) MiFID
9 3 (0.27%) PA-DSS
10 2 (0.18%) EMIR
10 2 (0.18%) GAAP
10 2 (0.18%) GCP
System Software
1 54 (4.86%) Hyper-V
2 49 (4.41%) Active Directory
3 44 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (2.25%) XenApp
5 17 (1.53%) vSphere
6 12 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (0.99%) HDFS
7 11 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (0.90%) Docker
9 9 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.63%) iptables
10 7 (0.63%) VMware Server
11 4 (0.36%) KVM
11 4 (0.36%) NFS
11 4 (0.36%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.27%) VMware NSX
13 2 (0.18%) vCloud
13 2 (0.18%) XenDesktop
14 1 (0.090%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.090%) UAG
Systems Management
1 19 (1.71%) Puppet
2 16 (1.44%) SCCM
3 15 (1.35%) Ansible
4 11 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (0.90%) Microsoft Clustering
5 10 (0.90%) QRadar
6 9 (0.81%) EnCase
6 9 (0.81%) FTK
6 9 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (0.63%) Microsoft Intune
7 7 (0.63%) Terraform
8 6 (0.54%) Nessus
8 6 (0.54%) vRealize
9 5 (0.45%) HP ALM
10 4 (0.36%) Kubernetes
10 4 (0.36%) Salt
10 4 (0.36%) SCOM
10 4 (0.36%) vRealize Orchestrator
11 3 (0.27%) SCOrch
11 3 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 244 (21.94%) Microsoft
2 196 (17.63%) SAP
3 123 (11.06%) Oracle
4 92 (8.27%) VMware
5 87 (7.82%) Salesforce.com
6 56 (5.04%) Hyperion
7 53 (4.77%) Citrix
8 46 (4.14%) IBM
9 41 (3.69%) Tableau
10 31 (2.79%) Cisco
10 31 (2.79%) HP
11 28 (2.52%) Informatica
12 25 (2.25%) Talend
13 21 (1.89%) Ab Initio
13 21 (1.89%) MicroStrategy
14 19 (1.71%) Alteryx
14 19 (1.71%) Juniper
15 18 (1.62%) EMC
15 18 (1.62%) Splunk
16 17 (1.53%) Adobe