Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 433 439 439
Rank change year-on-year +6 0 -62
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 1149 1241 1413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.68% 0.69% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.72% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 867 951 1135
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

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 161572 172869 197438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130677 145836 165635
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -10 642 £70,000 - 43
South East +10 166 £60,000 -7.69% 6
North of England -16 109 £60,000 +2.13% 10
Midlands +20 64 £60,000 - 1
North West -13 63 £60,000 - 7
South West +31 60 £80,000 +45.45% 3
West Midlands +29 51 £60,000 +4.35% 1
East of England -8 36 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Yorkshire +1 31 £65,000 +8.33% 3
East Midlands +22 11 £50,000 -16.67%
North East +3 9 £41,500 +7.79%
Senior Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Senior Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 423 (36.81%) Finance
2 208 (18.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 193 (16.80%) SQL
4 190 (16.54%) Microsoft
5 185 (16.10%) Analytics
6 181 (15.75%) Degree
7 179 (15.58%) SAP
8 166 (14.45%) Presales
9 161 (14.01%) Agile Software Development
10 145 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
11 143 (12.45%) Banking
12 142 (12.36%) Oracle
12 142 (12.36%) Project Management
13 131 (11.40%) Mentoring
14 116 (10.10%) Retail
14 116 (10.10%) Cybersecurity
15 110 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
16 105 (9.14%) Business Intelligence
17 101 (8.79%) Information Security
18 98 (8.53%) Java
19 92 (8.01%) ITIL
20 90 (7.83%) Amazon AWS
21 88 (7.66%) DevOps
22 86 (7.48%) Telecoms
23 81 (7.05%) Windows
24 80 (6.96%) PRINCE2
25 79 (6.88%) Business Development
25 79 (6.88%) Security Cleared
26 77 (6.70%) SQL Server
27 71 (6.18%) Big Data

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 64 (5.57%) SAS
2 23 (2.00%) Tomcat
3 18 (1.57%) SharePoint
4 17 (1.48%) JBoss
5 16 (1.39%) Skype for Business
6 14 (1.22%) WebLogic
7 12 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 12 (1.04%) WebSphere
8 9 (0.78%) MS Exchange
8 9 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (0.61%) Apache Spark
10 6 (0.52%) Anypoint
10 6 (0.52%) Apache
10 6 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
12 4 (0.35%) CMS
12 4 (0.35%) IIS
12 4 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.17%) Alfresco
Applications
1 21 (1.83%) Spreadsheet
2 13 (1.13%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.44%) SPSS
6 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.087%) InVision
7 1 (0.087%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.087%) Vensim
Business Applications
1 38 (3.31%) SAP S/4HANA
2 34 (2.96%) Dynamics AX
3 30 (2.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 22 (1.91%) SAP Retail
5 21 (1.83%) SAP FI
6 20 (1.74%) SAP HCM
7 19 (1.65%) SAP CO
7 19 (1.65%) SAP FI/CO
7 19 (1.65%) SAP MM
8 18 (1.57%) SAP HR
9 17 (1.48%) Hyperion Planning
10 16 (1.39%) SAP SD
11 14 (1.22%) SAP BPC
12 13 (1.13%) HFM
12 13 (1.13%) Markit EDM
13 12 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
14 11 (0.96%) SAP SCM
15 10 (0.87%) Cognos TM1
15 10 (0.87%) NetSuite
15 10 (0.87%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 110 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 90 (7.83%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (3.22%) Office 365
4 25 (2.18%) Dynamics 365
5 22 (1.91%) SaaS
6 21 (1.83%) SuccessFactors
7 20 (1.74%) Google Cloud Platform
8 18 (1.57%) IaaS
9 13 (1.13%) Amazon S3
10 12 (1.04%) Azure Data Factory
11 11 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
11 11 (0.96%) Google Analytics
12 9 (0.78%) Oracle Service Cloud
12 9 (0.78%) PaaS
13 8 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
14 7 (0.61%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
14 7 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 5 (0.44%) Oracle CX
16 4 (0.35%) CloudBees
16 4 (0.35%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 40 (3.48%) Firewall
2 30 (2.61%) SAN
2 30 (2.61%) Wireless
3 26 (2.26%) Internet
3 26 (2.26%) VPN
4 24 (2.09%) Network Security
5 23 (2.00%) HTTP
6 22 (1.91%) SSL
7 21 (1.83%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (1.74%) NFC
9 16 (1.39%) Skype
10 15 (1.31%) IPsec
10 15 (1.31%) TCP/IP
10 15 (1.31%) WAN
11 13 (1.13%) LAN
12 12 (1.04%) BGP
12 12 (1.04%) LDAP
12 12 (1.04%) MPLS
12 12 (1.04%) NAS
13 9 (0.78%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (6.70%) SQL Server
2 71 (6.18%) Big Data
3 49 (4.26%) Base SAS
3 49 (4.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 49 (4.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 49 (4.26%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 37 (3.22%) Power BI
5 29 (2.52%) Relational Database
6 28 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (2.18%) QlikView
8 23 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
9 22 (1.91%) Azure SQL Database
10 20 (1.74%) Hadoop
11 19 (1.65%) MySQL
11 19 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (1.48%) DataStage
13 16 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
15 13 (1.13%) Data Lake
15 13 (1.13%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 49 (4.26%) ProC
2 30 (2.61%) Selenium
3 29 (2.52%) Jenkins
4 25 (2.18%) Talend Open Studio
5 19 (1.65%) Git (software)
6 18 (1.57%) JIRA
7 16 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 13 (1.13%) JUnit
8 13 (1.13%) TestNG
9 12 (1.04%) Axure RP
10 11 (0.96%) Cucumber
11 10 (0.87%) Rational DOORS
12 9 (0.78%) Appium
12 9 (0.78%) SoapUI
13 8 (0.70%) Eclipse
13 8 (0.70%) IntelliJ
13 8 (0.70%) Jasmine
13 8 (0.70%) NetBeans
13 8 (0.70%) Protractor
13 8 (0.70%) VersionOne
General
1 423 (36.81%) Finance
2 143 (12.45%) Banking
3 116 (10.10%) Retail
4 86 (7.48%) Telecoms
5 59 (5.13%) Manufacturing
6 48 (4.18%) Marketing
7 37 (3.22%) Advertising
8 35 (3.05%) Electronics
9 31 (2.70%) Legal
10 29 (2.52%) Investment Banking
11 25 (2.18%) Retail Banking
12 24 (2.09%) Back Office
13 18 (1.57%) Financial Institution
14 15 (1.31%) Local Government
14 15 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (0.87%) Billing
16 9 (0.78%) Aerospace
17 8 (0.70%) Digital Economy
18 7 (0.61%) Front Office
18 7 (0.61%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (5.74%) .NET
2 54 (4.70%) HTML
3 50 (4.35%) Web Services
4 36 (3.13%) CSS
5 25 (2.18%) Middleware
6 22 (1.91%) XML
7 19 (1.65%) MDX
7 19 (1.65%) Spring
8 15 (1.31%) ASP.NET
9 14 (1.22%) JSON
10 13 (1.13%) Spring Security
11 12 (1.04%) JSP
11 12 (1.04%) XSLT
12 11 (0.96%) FIX Protocol
13 10 (0.87%) JDBC
13 10 (0.87%) JMS
13 10 (0.87%) RESTful
14 9 (0.78%) Mason
14 9 (0.78%) SOAP
15 8 (0.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 145 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (5.66%) Management Information System
3 50 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 39 (3.39%) User Experience
5 38 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
6 33 (2.87%) Fintech
7 27 (2.35%) Driving Licence
8 20 (1.74%) Contactless
8 20 (1.74%) Data Centre
8 20 (1.74%) EMV
8 20 (1.74%) Mobile Payment
8 20 (1.74%) Security Operations Centre
8 20 (1.74%) Smartcard
9 16 (1.39%) Life Science
9 16 (1.39%) Mobile App
10 15 (1.31%) Public Cloud
10 15 (1.31%) Social Media
11 13 (1.13%) DTCC
12 11 (0.96%) Digital TV
12 11 (0.96%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 81 (7.05%) Windows
2 69 (6.01%) Linux
3 44 (3.83%) Unix
4 32 (2.79%) Windows Server
5 13 (1.13%) Android
5 13 (1.13%) Apple iOS
5 13 (1.13%) Solaris
6 7 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
6 7 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.35%) CoreOS
7 4 (0.35%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.087%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (18.10%) Stakeholder Management
2 185 (16.10%) Analytics
3 166 (14.45%) Presales
4 161 (14.01%) Agile Software Development
5 142 (12.36%) Project Management
6 131 (11.40%) Mentoring
7 116 (10.10%) Cybersecurity
8 105 (9.14%) Business Intelligence
9 101 (8.79%) Information Security
10 92 (8.01%) ITIL
11 88 (7.66%) DevOps
12 80 (6.96%) PRINCE2
13 79 (6.88%) Business Development
14 69 (6.01%) Migration
15 63 (5.48%) People Management
16 58 (5.05%) Coaching
17 57 (4.96%) CRM
18 56 (4.87%) ERP
19 55 (4.79%) Change Management
20 51 (4.44%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 193 (16.80%) SQL
2 98 (8.53%) Java
3 67 (5.83%) JavaScript
4 60 (5.22%) C#
5 54 (4.70%) C
6 49 (4.26%) PROC SQL
6 49 (4.26%) SAS Macro
7 33 (2.87%) Python
8 22 (1.91%) Bash Shell
9 21 (1.83%) C++
10 19 (1.65%) R
11 16 (1.39%) PowerShell
12 14 (1.22%) PHP
12 14 (1.22%) Ruby
13 10 (0.87%) Apex Code
14 9 (0.78%) Perl
14 9 (0.78%) PL/SQL
15 8 (0.70%) T-SQL
16 7 (0.61%) VBScript
17 6 (0.52%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 181 (15.75%) Degree
2 79 (6.88%) Security Cleared
3 70 (6.09%) CISSP
4 53 (4.61%) SC Cleared
5 50 (4.35%) CISM
6 26 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (2.00%) CCNP
9 21 (1.83%) CEH
9 21 (1.83%) CIMA
9 21 (1.83%) CISA
10 20 (1.74%) MCSE
11 18 (1.57%) CREST Certified
12 17 (1.48%) DV Cleared
13 16 (1.39%) ACCA
14 15 (1.31%) CCIE
15 14 (1.22%) CCA
15 14 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
16 13 (1.13%) CCNA
17 12 (1.04%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 43 (3.74%) PCI DSS
3 29 (2.52%) QA
4 20 (1.74%) GDPR
5 16 (1.39%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.70%) PMO
7 7 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 7 (0.61%) SLA
8 6 (0.52%) SAS 70
9 5 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.17%) COBIT
11 2 (0.17%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.087%) BS7799
12 1 (0.087%) COSO
12 1 (0.087%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.087%) EMIR
12 1 (0.087%) GAAP
12 1 (0.087%) MiFID
12 1 (0.087%) RMADS
System Software
1 40 (3.48%) Active Directory
2 29 (2.52%) Hyper-V
3 27 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (1.13%) Docker
5 7 (0.61%) vSphere
6 5 (0.44%) Apache Flume
6 5 (0.44%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.26%) XenApp
8 2 (0.17%) KVM
8 2 (0.17%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.087%) Gluster
9 1 (0.087%) iptables
9 1 (0.087%) NFS
9 1 (0.087%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 30 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
1 30 (2.61%) Puppet
2 23 (2.00%) Ansible
3 13 (1.13%) SCOM
4 12 (1.04%) Terraform
5 11 (0.96%) Nagios
6 9 (0.78%) Kubernetes
7 8 (0.70%) Nessus
7 8 (0.70%) Nmap
8 7 (0.61%) SCOrch
9 5 (0.44%) Mesos
9 5 (0.44%) rkt
9 5 (0.44%) SCCM
10 4 (0.35%) Graphite
10 4 (0.35%) RSA Archer
10 4 (0.35%) SmoothWall
11 2 (0.17%) QRadar
11 2 (0.17%) Tivoli Identity Manager
12 1 (0.087%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.087%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 190 (16.54%) Microsoft
2 179 (15.58%) SAP
3 142 (12.36%) Oracle
4 58 (5.05%) VMware
5 57 (4.96%) Tableau
6 47 (4.09%) Hyperion
7 45 (3.92%) Cisco
8 38 (3.31%) Google
9 35 (3.05%) Cognos
10 34 (2.96%) Citrix
11 27 (2.35%) Informatica
12 26 (2.26%) MicroStrategy
13 25 (2.18%) Talend
14 24 (2.09%) Splunk
15 22 (1.91%) IBM
16 21 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
17 17 (1.48%) F5
18 16 (1.39%) Alteryx
19 15 (1.31%) NetApp
19 15 (1.31%) Vertica