The median annual salary for a Senior Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 406 436 396
Rank change year-on-year +30 -40  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 557 619 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.69% 0.63% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.66% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 423 483 548
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77233 94416 96917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.29% 96.45% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64704 79862 79959
Median salary £45,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.08% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Senior Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Senior Consultant in the job title.

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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +24 269 £68,750 +1.85% 46
South East +48 114 £65,000 +8.33% 6
North West +14 43 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Yorkshire +56 38 £60,000 -7.69% 4
West Midlands +23 23 £45,000 -30.76% 5
East of England +3 19 £55,000 -8.33% 3
South West +26 18 £55,000 -10.20% 1
East Midlands -3 5 £55,000 - 3
Senior Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 369 (30.90%) Finance
2 297 (24.87%) SAP
3 204 (17.09%) Degree
4 177 (14.82%) Business Intelligence
5 163 (13.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 157 (13.15%) SQL
7 156 (13.07%) Agile Software Development
8 151 (12.65%) Presales
9 149 (12.48%) Microsoft
10 145 (12.14%) Oracle
11 133 (11.14%) CRM
12 119 (9.97%) Project Management
13 109 (9.13%) Java
14 106 (8.88%) SAP HANA
15 96 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
16 90 (7.54%) Management Information System
17 89 (7.45%) Manufacturing
17 89 (7.45%) JavaScript
17 89 (7.45%) MS Excel
18 87 (7.29%) Analytics
19 85 (7.12%) Microsoft Azure
20 83 (6.95%) ERP
20 83 (6.95%) Banking
21 82 (6.87%) Retail
22 81 (6.78%) SAP CO
22 81 (6.78%) SAP FI/CO
22 81 (6.78%) SAP FI
22 81 (6.78%) SAP SD
23 80 (6.70%) SQL Server
23 80 (6.70%) ITIL

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 33 (2.76%) IIS
2 28 (2.35%) SAS
3 27 (2.26%) SharePoint
4 19 (1.59%) MS Exchange
5 16 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (0.92%) Tomcat
7 10 (0.84%) Apache Spark
7 10 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 8 (0.67%) OpenStack
8 8 (0.67%) Skype for Business
9 7 (0.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 5 (0.42%) Anypoint
10 5 (0.42%) Apache
10 5 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (0.42%) JBoss
10 5 (0.42%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.34%) Mule
12 3 (0.25%) Drupal
12 3 (0.25%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 89 (7.45%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
4 8 (0.67%) MS Office
5 7 (0.59%) SPSS
6 6 (0.50%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.34%) MS Project
8 3 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.25%) InVision
9 2 (0.17%) Mingle
9 2 (0.17%) SPSS Modeler
10 1 (0.084%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 81 (6.78%) SAP CO
1 81 (6.78%) SAP FI
1 81 (6.78%) SAP FI/CO
1 81 (6.78%) SAP SD
2 50 (4.19%) SAP MM
3 48 (4.02%) Dynamics CRM
4 45 (3.77%) SAP BPC
5 44 (3.69%) SAP S/4HANA
6 35 (2.93%) SAP PP
7 33 (2.76%) SAP CRM
7 33 (2.76%) SAP PS
8 27 (2.26%) SAP FI-AP
8 27 (2.26%) SAP FI-AR
9 24 (2.01%) Oracle ERP
10 19 (1.59%) SAP HR
11 18 (1.51%) Oracle Applications
12 17 (1.42%) SAP HCM
13 15 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
13 15 (1.26%) SAP SCM
14 14 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 85 (7.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 69 (5.78%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (3.52%) Google Cloud Platform
4 30 (2.51%) Office 365
4 30 (2.51%) SaaS
5 13 (1.09%) SuccessFactors
6 12 (1.01%) Amazon S3
6 12 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (1.01%) CloudBees
7 8 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (0.67%) Oracle CX
8 7 (0.59%) Boomi
9 6 (0.50%) Force.com
10 5 (0.42%) FinancialForce.com
11 4 (0.34%) Heroku
12 3 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
12 3 (0.25%) GitHub
13 2 (0.17%) G Suite
13 2 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (3.52%) Firewall
2 33 (2.76%) Internet
3 32 (2.68%) Network Security
4 28 (2.35%) MPLS
5 27 (2.26%) BGP
5 27 (2.26%) OSPF
6 24 (2.01%) Cisco IOS
7 23 (1.93%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (1.68%) IOS XR
8 20 (1.68%) NX-OS
9 19 (1.59%) Wireless
10 17 (1.42%) SAN
11 13 (1.09%) VPN
12 10 (0.84%) NFC
12 10 (0.84%) WAN
13 9 (0.75%) Cisco ISE
13 9 (0.75%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (0.75%) Modbus
13 9 (0.75%) SNMP
14 8 (0.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (8.88%) SAP HANA
2 80 (6.70%) SQL Server
3 65 (5.44%) SAP BW
4 57 (4.77%) BusinessObjects
5 46 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 46 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (2.93%) QlikView
7 34 (2.85%) Big Data
8 28 (2.35%) Oracle BI EE
9 23 (1.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 22 (1.84%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 22 (1.84%) Oracle Database
10 22 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (1.76%) Hadoop
12 20 (1.68%) Power BI
13 19 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
13 19 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 18 (1.51%) Endeca
15 17 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
15 17 (1.42%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 38 (3.18%) Selenium
2 24 (2.01%) Jenkins
3 22 (1.84%) JIRA
4 20 (1.68%) Git (software)
4 20 (1.68%) JUnit
4 20 (1.68%) Protractor
4 20 (1.68%) TestNG
5 19 (1.59%) Jasmine
6 17 (1.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 16 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (1.26%) Subversion
8 15 (1.26%) Vagrant
9 14 (1.17%) HP UFT
10 13 (1.09%) Visual Studio
11 12 (1.01%) ClearCase
11 12 (1.01%) GitLab
11 12 (1.01%) GoCD
11 12 (1.01%) Octopus Deploy
12 10 (0.84%) Talend Open Studio
13 9 (0.75%) Rational DOORS
General
1 369 (30.90%) Finance
2 89 (7.45%) Manufacturing
3 83 (6.95%) Banking
4 82 (6.87%) Retail
5 69 (5.78%) Marketing
6 59 (4.94%) Telecoms
7 31 (2.60%) Local Government
8 30 (2.51%) Legal
9 23 (1.93%) German Language
10 22 (1.84%) Advertising
11 14 (1.17%) Billing
12 13 (1.09%) Electronics
13 12 (1.01%) Publishing
14 11 (0.92%) Spanish Language
15 10 (0.84%) Mandarin Language
16 7 (0.59%) Back Office
16 7 (0.59%) Financial Institution
16 7 (0.59%) Law
16 7 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.42%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (6.20%) .NET
2 64 (5.36%) Middleware
3 52 (4.36%) Web Services
4 49 (4.10%) HTML
5 35 (2.93%) CSS
6 30 (2.51%) XML
7 19 (1.59%) REST
8 16 (1.34%) SAP Fiori
9 15 (1.26%) RESTful
10 14 (1.17%) JMS
11 12 (1.01%) Elastic Stack
12 11 (0.92%) JSON
13 10 (0.84%) D3.js
13 10 (0.84%) HTML5
13 10 (0.84%) Java EE
13 10 (0.84%) SAPUI5
13 10 (0.84%) Visualforce
14 9 (0.75%) WCF
15 8 (0.67%) Java SE
15 8 (0.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 96 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (7.54%) Management Information System
3 52 (4.36%) Data Centre
4 45 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
5 42 (3.52%) Computer Science
6 17 (1.42%) Mainframe
7 14 (1.17%) User Experience
8 13 (1.09%) Driving Licence
9 12 (1.01%) Fixed Income
9 12 (1.01%) Social Media
10 10 (0.84%) Contactless
10 10 (0.84%) Digital TV
10 10 (0.84%) EMV
10 10 (0.84%) Mobile Payment
10 10 (0.84%) Smartcard
11 9 (0.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 8 (0.67%) Life Science
12 8 (0.67%) PMI
12 8 (0.67%) Replication
13 7 (0.59%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 72 (6.03%) Windows
2 38 (3.18%) Unix
3 28 (2.35%) Linux
4 27 (2.26%) Windows Server
5 12 (1.01%) CoreOS
5 12 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (0.75%) VxWorks
8 8 (0.67%) Android
8 8 (0.67%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.084%) AIX
11 1 (0.084%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.084%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (14.82%) Business Intelligence
2 163 (13.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 156 (13.07%) Agile Software Development
4 151 (12.65%) Presales
5 133 (11.14%) CRM
6 119 (9.97%) Project Management
7 87 (7.29%) Analytics
8 83 (6.95%) ERP
9 80 (6.70%) ITIL
10 78 (6.53%) DevOps
11 74 (6.20%) Migration
12 72 (6.03%) Business Analysis
13 61 (5.11%) Open Source
14 60 (5.03%) Mentoring
15 59 (4.94%) SDLC
16 58 (4.86%) Business Development
17 56 (4.69%) Information Security
18 55 (4.61%) Continuous Integration
18 55 (4.61%) Customer Requirements
19 52 (4.36%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 157 (13.15%) SQL
2 109 (9.13%) Java
3 89 (7.45%) JavaScript
4 75 (6.28%) C#
5 50 (4.19%) C
5 50 (4.19%) Python
6 42 (3.52%) ABAP
7 30 (2.51%) C++
8 21 (1.76%) R
9 18 (1.51%) PowerShell
10 17 (1.42%) Bash Shell
11 14 (1.17%) PHP
11 14 (1.17%) PL/SQL
12 13 (1.09%) Shell Script
12 13 (1.09%) T-SQL
13 11 (0.92%) Apex Code
14 10 (0.84%) VB
14 10 (0.84%) VBA
15 7 (0.59%) Perl
16 5 (0.42%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 204 (17.09%) Degree
2 78 (6.53%) Security Cleared
3 69 (5.78%) CISSP
4 61 (5.11%) Cisco Certification
5 48 (4.02%) SC Cleared
6 39 (3.27%) CCIE
7 34 (2.85%) CCA
7 34 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 31 (2.60%) ACCA
9 26 (2.18%) CISA
9 26 (2.18%) CISM
10 20 (1.68%) DV Cleared
11 19 (1.59%) CIMA
11 19 (1.59%) MCSE
12 17 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 16 (1.34%) IISP
14 15 (1.26%) CCNA
14 15 (1.26%) CLAS
15 13 (1.09%) CEH
15 13 (1.09%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (4.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (2.01%) PCI DSS
3 15 (1.26%) COBIT
4 14 (1.17%) GDPR
4 14 (1.17%) QA
5 12 (1.01%) Data Quality
6 9 (0.75%) SLA
7 7 (0.59%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.50%) Actionable Recommendations
8 6 (0.50%) PMO
8 6 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.42%) ISO22301
9 5 (0.42%) ISO27002
10 4 (0.34%) ISO27005
11 3 (0.25%) PMBOK
12 1 (0.084%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.084%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.084%) EFQM
12 1 (0.084%) EMIR
12 1 (0.084%) SEPA
System Software
1 36 (3.02%) Active Directory
2 29 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (1.93%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.01%) Docker
5 10 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.59%) vSphere
7 5 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.34%) XenApp
9 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.25%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.17%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.17%) NFS
10 2 (0.17%) UAG
11 1 (0.084%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.084%) Gluster
11 1 (0.084%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.084%) vCloud
11 1 (0.084%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.084%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (1.68%) Puppet
2 19 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (1.17%) Ansible
4 13 (1.09%) EnCase
4 13 (1.09%) Nagios
5 12 (1.01%) Graphite
5 12 (1.01%) Kubernetes
6 11 (0.92%) FTK
6 11 (0.92%) SCCM
6 11 (0.92%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 9 (0.75%) QRadar
8 7 (0.59%) IBM BigFix
8 7 (0.59%) Nessus
8 7 (0.59%) Nmap
9 6 (0.50%) Tivoli
10 5 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (0.25%) WSUS
12 2 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 2 (0.17%) SCOM
12 2 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 297 (24.87%) SAP
2 149 (12.48%) Microsoft
3 145 (12.14%) Oracle
4 76 (6.37%) VMware
5 67 (5.61%) Cisco
6 64 (5.36%) IBM
7 46 (3.85%) Google
8 45 (3.77%) Informatica
9 41 (3.43%) Salesforce.com
10 35 (2.93%) Juniper
11 29 (2.43%) Cognos
11 29 (2.43%) Rackspace
12 28 (2.35%) Citrix
12 28 (2.35%) Hyperion
12 28 (2.35%) Riverbed
13 26 (2.18%) Tableau
14 25 (2.09%) F5
15 23 (1.93%) CheckPoint
15 23 (1.93%) Dell
16 20 (1.68%) HP
Romford, Essex
Tec Partners
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + OTE 100k+
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £68,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits 45 - 65K + Car + 10 - 15% B = 8% P
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
Posted: Yesterday
London
Codex
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Searchability
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum x2 OTE + Pension + Health + Travel +
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car, PMI, Flexible benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
Posted: 5 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-£80,000 + an excellent package including a VERY generous bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Morgan Mckinley
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary Up to £80k basic + excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago