Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 19 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 125 118
Rank change year-on-year -15 -7 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 9 14 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.40% 0.65% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.67% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 22
Glasgow median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -36.67% +76.47%
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% +14.29% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 2177 2080 2470
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.65% 96.61% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1384 1159 1599
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.46% - +3.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%

Senior Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Consultant in Glasgow

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Senior Consultant in Glasgow

Senior Consultant
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Consultant in Glasgow over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Consultant in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Glasgow region featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
3 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
3 2 (22.22%) CASP
3 2 (22.22%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
3 2 (22.22%) Skype
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) CISSP
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Legal
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Security+ Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) CISM
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
4 1 (11.11%) DB2
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) CIMA
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (11.11%) ERP

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
2 1 (11.11%) CICS
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Skype
2 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (22.22%) Information Security
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
1 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
1 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Coaching
2 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) SDLC
2 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) COBOL
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) JCL
1 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CASP
1 2 (22.22%) CISM
1 2 (22.22%) CISSP
1 2 (22.22%) CompTIA Security+
1 2 (22.22%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ACCA
2 1 (11.11%) CIMA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Epicor
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Infor
3 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards
3 1 (11.11%) Sage
3 1 (11.11%) SAP