The median annual salary for a Senior Consultant was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 403 392 372
Rank change year-on-year -11 -20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 599 692 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.72% 0.76% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.79% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 454 484 645
Median salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.84% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £49,100
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -11.53% +13.04%  

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 79492 88017 100281
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.53% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 65375 75047 83568
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -1 302 £67,500 -2.52% 43
South East +69 128 £56,250 -6.25% 6
South West +6 30 £77,500 +19.23% 3
East of England -19 30 £55,000 -15.38% 3
North West -34 29 £50,000 -9.09% 3
West Midlands -12 21 £42,500 -26.08% 2
Yorkshire -5 16 £64,000 -1.53% 1
East Midlands +22 3 - - 4
North East +13 2 £59,500 +36.00%
Senior Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 355 (30.66%) Finance
2 214 (18.48%) SAP
3 196 (16.93%) Degree
4 173 (14.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 166 (14.34%) Presales
6 161 (13.90%) SQL
7 152 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
8 147 (12.69%) Oracle
9 132 (11.40%) Microsoft
10 128 (11.05%) Java
11 120 (10.36%) Business Intelligence
12 119 (10.28%) Project Management
12 119 (10.28%) Banking
13 115 (9.93%) Management Information System
14 110 (9.50%) Microsoft Azure
15 103 (8.89%) Manufacturing
15 103 (8.89%) Retail
16 102 (8.81%) SDLC
17 99 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
18 98 (8.46%) ITIL
19 89 (7.69%) JavaScript
20 87 (7.51%) Cisco
21 83 (7.17%) .NET
21 83 (7.17%) Amazon AWS
22 82 (7.08%) Analytics
23 81 (6.99%) Migration
23 81 (6.99%) VMware
24 77 (6.65%) Telecoms
25 74 (6.39%) Test Automation
25 74 (6.39%) DevOps

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 30 (2.59%) SAS
2 28 (2.42%) IIS
3 25 (2.16%) SharePoint
4 13 (1.12%) MS Exchange
5 12 (1.04%) Apache
6 9 (0.78%) OpenStack
7 8 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (0.69%) Tomcat
8 7 (0.60%) JBoss
9 6 (0.52%) Apache Spark
9 6 (0.52%) NetWeaver
10 5 (0.43%) Oracle Coherence
11 4 (0.35%) ArcGIS
11 4 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.35%) Skype for Business
11 4 (0.35%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.26%) Anypoint
12 3 (0.26%) Apache Pig
12 3 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.26%) Mule
Applications
1 26 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (1.90%) Spreadsheet
3 13 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (0.69%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.35%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.35%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.35%) SPSS
7 3 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.26%) InVision
8 2 (0.17%) SPSS Modeler
9 1 (0.086%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 50 (4.32%) SAP SD
2 42 (3.63%) SAP CO
2 42 (3.63%) SAP FI
2 42 (3.63%) SAP FI/CO
2 42 (3.63%) SAP MM
3 38 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 29 (2.50%) SAP S/4HANA
5 26 (2.25%) SAP BPC
6 24 (2.07%) Dynamics AX
6 24 (2.07%) SAP PP
7 18 (1.55%) Oracle Applications
7 18 (1.55%) Oracle EBS R12
8 15 (1.30%) Oracle ERP
9 14 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
10 13 (1.12%) HFM
10 13 (1.12%) Hyperion Planning
10 13 (1.12%) SAP WM
11 12 (1.04%) NetSuite
12 10 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 10 (0.86%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 110 (9.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 83 (7.17%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 28 (2.42%) Office 365
5 20 (1.73%) Dynamics 365
5 20 (1.73%) SaaS
6 15 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (1.21%) Amazon S3
8 10 (0.86%) Force.com
9 8 (0.69%) CloudBees
10 6 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
11 5 (0.43%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 4 (0.35%) Intacct
13 3 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
13 3 (0.26%) GitHub
13 3 (0.26%) IaaS
13 3 (0.26%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 2 (0.17%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 44 (3.80%) Firewall
2 37 (3.20%) Network Security
2 37 (3.20%) Wireless
3 33 (2.85%) Cisco ASA
4 28 (2.42%) Internet
5 24 (2.07%) SAN
6 21 (1.81%) NFC
7 19 (1.64%) BGP
7 19 (1.64%) Cisco PIX
8 18 (1.55%) Cisco ISE
8 18 (1.55%) MPLS
9 16 (1.38%) OSPF
9 16 (1.38%) VPN
10 14 (1.21%) NetScreen
11 12 (1.04%) Modbus
11 12 (1.04%) SNMP
11 12 (1.04%) WAN
12 11 (0.95%) LAN
13 10 (0.86%) Cisco IOS
13 10 (0.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (5.35%) SQL Server
2 52 (4.49%) SAP HANA
3 38 (3.28%) QlikView
4 37 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
4 37 (3.20%) SAP BW
5 36 (3.11%) BusinessObjects
6 32 (2.76%) Oracle BI EE
7 31 (2.68%) Big Data
8 30 (2.59%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 27 (2.33%) Oracle Database
10 24 (2.07%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 21 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
12 20 (1.73%) Endeca
12 20 (1.73%) Hadoop
12 20 (1.73%) Oracle Database 11g
13 16 (1.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 16 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (1.30%) Relational Database
14 15 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 15 (1.30%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 64 (5.53%) Selenium
2 39 (3.37%) JUnit
2 39 (3.37%) TestNG
3 29 (2.50%) Protractor
4 28 (2.42%) Jasmine
5 27 (2.33%) JIRA
6 23 (1.99%) Jenkins
7 17 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 15 (1.30%) Git (software)
9 14 (1.21%) VersionOne
10 13 (1.12%) Appium
11 11 (0.95%) Cucumber
11 11 (0.95%) JIRA Agile
11 11 (0.95%) Rational DOORS
11 11 (0.95%) RSpec
11 11 (0.95%) SoapUI
11 11 (0.95%) Vagrant
12 9 (0.78%) Subversion
12 9 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (0.69%) ClearCase
General
1 355 (30.66%) Finance
2 119 (10.28%) Banking
3 103 (8.89%) Manufacturing
3 103 (8.89%) Retail
4 77 (6.65%) Telecoms
5 60 (5.18%) Marketing
6 36 (3.11%) Local Government
7 31 (2.68%) Electronics
7 31 (2.68%) Legal
8 19 (1.64%) Advertising
9 15 (1.30%) Retail Banking
10 12 (1.04%) Back Office
10 12 (1.04%) Billing
10 12 (1.04%) German Language
11 10 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.60%) Publishing
13 6 (0.52%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.52%) Law
13 6 (0.52%) Private Banking
14 5 (0.43%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (7.17%) .NET
2 61 (5.27%) Web Services
3 60 (5.18%) HTML
4 44 (3.80%) Middleware
5 41 (3.54%) CSS
6 37 (3.20%) XML
7 18 (1.55%) RESTful
7 18 (1.55%) WCF
8 17 (1.47%) JMS
9 14 (1.21%) 802.1X
9 14 (1.21%) JSON
9 14 (1.21%) REST
10 13 (1.12%) EJB
11 10 (0.86%) MSMQ
12 9 (0.78%) Ajax
12 9 (0.78%) ASP.NET
12 9 (0.78%) J2EE
12 9 (0.78%) jQuery
12 9 (0.78%) JSP
12 9 (0.78%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 115 (9.93%) Management Information System
2 99 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
3 65 (5.61%) Computer Science
4 44 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
5 41 (3.54%) Data Centre
6 27 (2.33%) Driving Licence
7 21 (1.81%) Contactless
7 21 (1.81%) Digital TV
7 21 (1.81%) EMV
7 21 (1.81%) Mobile Payment
7 21 (1.81%) Smartcard
8 17 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
9 16 (1.38%) Fintech
9 16 (1.38%) Social Media
10 15 (1.30%) User Experience
11 14 (1.21%) Mainframe
12 11 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
13 9 (0.78%) Life Science
14 8 (0.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 8 (0.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 70 (6.04%) Windows
2 40 (3.45%) Unix
3 38 (3.28%) Linux
4 34 (2.94%) Windows Server
5 8 (0.69%) CoreOS
5 8 (0.69%) VxWorks
6 4 (0.35%) AIX
7 3 (0.26%) Android
7 3 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.17%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.086%) HPUX
9 1 (0.086%) Solaris
9 1 (0.086%) SUSE
9 1 (0.086%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.086%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (14.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 166 (14.34%) Presales
3 152 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
4 120 (10.36%) Business Intelligence
5 119 (10.28%) Project Management
6 102 (8.81%) SDLC
7 98 (8.46%) ITIL
8 82 (7.08%) Analytics
9 81 (6.99%) Migration
10 74 (6.39%) DevOps
10 74 (6.39%) Test Automation
11 73 (6.30%) Information Security
12 68 (5.87%) Continuous Integration
13 66 (5.70%) CRM
13 66 (5.70%) Mentoring
13 66 (5.70%) Open Source
14 65 (5.61%) Risk Management
15 62 (5.35%) PRINCE2
16 60 (5.18%) ERP
17 59 (5.09%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 161 (13.90%) SQL
2 128 (11.05%) Java
3 89 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 69 (5.96%) C#
5 58 (5.01%) C
6 42 (3.63%) Python
7 25 (2.16%) C++
8 20 (1.73%) PL/SQL
9 16 (1.38%) Bash Shell
10 15 (1.30%) R
10 15 (1.30%) Shell Script
11 12 (1.04%) PowerShell
11 12 (1.04%) T-SQL
12 11 (0.95%) ABAP
13 10 (0.86%) VBA
14 6 (0.52%) PROC SQL
14 6 (0.52%) SAS Macro
14 6 (0.52%) VB
15 5 (0.43%) Groovy
15 5 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 196 (16.93%) Degree
2 73 (6.30%) Security Cleared
3 72 (6.22%) CISSP
4 65 (5.61%) Cisco Certification
5 46 (3.97%) SC Cleared
6 45 (3.89%) CCIE
6 45 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 35 (3.02%) MCSE
8 34 (2.94%) CISM
9 26 (2.25%) CISA
10 25 (2.16%) DV Cleared
11 21 (1.81%) CCA
12 18 (1.55%) CIMA
13 16 (1.38%) ACCA
14 15 (1.30%) CCNA
14 15 (1.30%) CCSE
14 15 (1.30%) JNCIS
14 15 (1.30%) MCSA
15 14 (1.21%) CCIE Security
15 14 (1.21%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (4.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (2.42%) PCI DSS
3 23 (1.99%) QA
4 20 (1.73%) GDPR
5 13 (1.12%) COBIT
6 12 (1.04%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.78%) PMO
8 6 (0.52%) Actionable Recommendations
9 5 (0.43%) SLA
10 4 (0.35%) ISO 22301
10 4 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
11 3 (0.26%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.26%) SEPA
12 2 (0.17%) BS25999
12 2 (0.17%) EMIR
12 2 (0.17%) HIPAA
12 2 (0.17%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 2 (0.17%) MiFID
System Software
1 31 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (2.07%) Hyper-V
3 21 (1.81%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.69%) Docker
5 6 (0.52%) vSphere
6 5 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.43%) XenApp
7 3 (0.26%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.26%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.26%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.17%) KVM
9 1 (0.086%) NFS
9 1 (0.086%) Oracle Clusterware
9 1 (0.086%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.086%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.086%) vCloud
9 1 (0.086%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 25 (2.16%) Puppet
2 18 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (1.38%) Ansible
4 12 (1.04%) Nagios
5 10 (0.86%) Nessus
5 10 (0.86%) Nmap
6 9 (0.78%) QRadar
6 9 (0.78%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 8 (0.69%) Graphite
7 8 (0.69%) Kubernetes
8 7 (0.60%) IBM BigFix
9 5 (0.43%) RSA Archer
10 4 (0.35%) EnCase
10 4 (0.35%) FTK
10 4 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.35%) SCOM
10 4 (0.35%) Tivoli
11 3 (0.26%) Salt
11 3 (0.26%) SCCM
12 2 (0.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 214 (18.48%) SAP
2 147 (12.69%) Oracle
3 132 (11.40%) Microsoft
4 87 (7.51%) Cisco
5 81 (6.99%) VMware
6 43 (3.71%) Juniper
7 41 (3.54%) Google
8 39 (3.37%) Hyperion
9 37 (3.20%) IBM
10 35 (3.02%) Citrix
11 33 (2.85%) Palo Alto
12 31 (2.68%) CheckPoint
12 31 (2.68%) Rackspace
13 29 (2.50%) Informatica
14 26 (2.25%) Fortinet
14 26 (2.25%) Tableau
15 25 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
16 22 (1.90%) F5
17 20 (1.73%) Cognos
18 17 (1.47%) Sage
London
Martin & Conley
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Martin & Conley
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £550000.00 - £750000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum x2 OTE + Pension + Health + Travel +
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £100000 - £115000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: £96,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + OTE 100k+
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - 90,000k base + excellent package, bonus and fast-track caree
Posted: 4 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £31,000 - £42,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 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
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000 - 110,000 + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary, Bonus and Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Manager - £75,000 - 100,000k base, bonus + generous package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
GCI Network Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago