Period
to 20 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Consultant was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Consultant
England > London
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 348 364 359
Rank change year-on-year +16 -5 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 607 630 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.90% 0.85% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.90% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 450 483 540
London median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £48,000 £50,200 £47,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £90,000
England 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 London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 64,314 70,216 73,857
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.28% 94.63% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52,552 54,919 63,981
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,250 £33,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Senior Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Consultant in London

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Consultant in London

Senior Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Consultant in London over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Consultant in London

Senior Consultant
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Consultant within the London region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Central London -29 69 £75,000 +15.38% 21
West London +41 14 £65,000 - 5
South London +6 7 £43,638 -40.83% 2
East London -16 5 £67,500 +1.89% 2
Senior Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 London region featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 199 (32.78%) Finance
2 94 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (15.49%) Degree
3 82 (13.51%) SQL
4 81 (13.34%) Analytics
5 80 (13.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 78 (12.85%) Oracle
7 73 (12.03%) Business Intelligence
8 70 (11.53%) Java
8 70 (11.53%) Microsoft Azure
9 64 (10.54%) Amazon AWS
10 63 (10.38%) Project Management
11 62 (10.21%) Firewall
11 62 (10.21%) Mentoring
12 60 (9.88%) Microsoft
13 58 (9.56%) Presales
14 57 (9.39%) SAP
15 56 (9.23%) Windows
16 55 (9.06%) Cybersecurity
17 54 (8.90%) CRM
18 53 (8.73%) Banking
19 52 (8.57%) Retail
20 50 (8.24%) Salesforce.com
21 49 (8.07%) SaaS
21 49 (8.07%) Problem-Solving
22 47 (7.74%) Business Development
23 46 (7.58%) CISSP
23 46 (7.58%) DevOps
23 46 (7.58%) GDPR
24 40 (6.59%) Tableau

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 12 (1.98%) SAS
2 10 (1.65%) WebLogic
3 9 (1.48%) Apache Spark
4 8 (1.32%) Confluence
4 8 (1.32%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.15%) Skype for Business
6 5 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (0.66%) IIS
8 3 (0.49%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.33%) Appian
9 2 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.33%) CMS
10 1 (0.16%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.16%) Drupal
10 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.16%) JBoss
10 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (2.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (1.65%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.66%) Revit
5 3 (0.49%) SPSS
6 2 (0.33%) Gephi
6 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.16%) ProjectWise
7 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (3.46%) SAP S/4HANA
2 15 (2.47%) SAP BPC
3 14 (2.31%) HFM
4 12 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (1.98%) Hyperion Planning
5 11 (1.81%) Cognos TM1
6 9 (1.48%) Cognos Planning
7 8 (1.32%) SAP SCM
8 7 (1.15%) SAP CO
8 7 (1.15%) SAP FI
8 7 (1.15%) SAP FI/CO
9 6 (0.99%) NetSuite
9 6 (0.99%) SAP GRC
9 6 (0.99%) SAP SD
10 5 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.82%) Oracle CRM
10 5 (0.82%) SAP EWM
10 5 (0.82%) SAP PP
10 5 (0.82%) SAP WM
11 4 (0.66%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 70 (11.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 64 (10.54%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (8.07%) SaaS
4 36 (5.93%) Office 365
5 33 (5.44%) Oracle CX
6 21 (3.46%) PaaS
7 16 (2.64%) Google Cloud Platform
8 15 (2.47%) Oracle Service Cloud
9 14 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
10 12 (1.98%) AWS CloudFormation
11 10 (1.65%) Adobe Analytics
12 9 (1.48%) GitHub
13 7 (1.15%) Dynamics 365
13 7 (1.15%) Serverless
14 6 (0.99%) Mimecast
14 6 (0.99%) OpenShift
15 5 (0.82%) SuccessFactors
16 4 (0.66%) Amazon ELB
16 4 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
16 4 (0.66%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (10.21%) Firewall
2 29 (4.78%) Network Security
2 29 (4.78%) SAN
3 23 (3.79%) WAN
4 22 (3.62%) LAN
5 21 (3.46%) NAS
6 18 (2.97%) TCP/IP
7 17 (2.80%) Remote Desktop
8 13 (2.14%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (1.65%) Cisco Firepower
10 6 (0.99%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (0.99%) VPN
11 5 (0.82%) Cisco ISE
11 5 (0.82%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (0.82%) Sourcefire
11 5 (0.82%) WebEx
12 4 (0.66%) BGP
12 4 (0.66%) Ethernet
12 4 (0.66%) OSPF
12 4 (0.66%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (4.94%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.78%) Big Data
3 22 (3.62%) Power BI
4 19 (3.13%) QlikView
5 17 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (2.14%) Hadoop
8 12 (1.98%) SAP HANA
9 10 (1.65%) SAP BW
9 10 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (1.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 9 (1.48%) NoSQL
10 9 (1.48%) Oracle BI EE
10 9 (1.48%) Oracle Database
10 9 (1.48%) Oracle Database 12c
11 7 (1.15%) MySQL
11 7 (1.15%) Qlik Sense
11 7 (1.15%) Star Schema
12 6 (0.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (3.29%) Jenkins
2 15 (2.47%) TeamCity
3 14 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (1.98%) IBM UrbanCode
4 12 (1.98%) Octopus Deploy
4 12 (1.98%) Travis CI
5 11 (1.81%) JIRA
6 7 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (0.99%) Bitbucket
7 6 (0.99%) Git (software)
8 5 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.66%) Maven
10 3 (0.49%) JUnit
10 3 (0.49%) Mockito
10 3 (0.49%) VersionOne
10 3 (0.49%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.33%) AdminStudio
11 2 (0.33%) InstallShield
12 1 (0.16%) Ant
12 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 199 (32.78%) Finance
2 53 (8.73%) Banking
3 52 (8.57%) Retail
4 35 (5.77%) Marketing
5 31 (5.11%) Law
6 24 (3.95%) Advertising
7 20 (3.29%) Legal
8 18 (2.97%) Telecoms
9 14 (2.31%) Front Office
9 14 (2.31%) Manufacturing
10 13 (2.14%) Back Office
10 13 (2.14%) Financial Institution
11 9 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.82%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.66%) French Language
13 4 (0.66%) German Language
13 4 (0.66%) Local Government
14 2 (0.33%) Brand Awareness
14 2 (0.33%) Games
14 2 (0.33%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.46%) REST
2 19 (3.13%) XML
3 13 (2.14%) Elastic Stack
4 10 (1.65%) J2EE
5 9 (1.48%) HTML
6 8 (1.32%) .NET
7 7 (1.15%) CSS
7 7 (1.15%) Spring
8 6 (0.99%) SAP Fiori
8 6 (0.99%) Web Services
9 5 (0.82%) HTML5
9 5 (0.82%) SailPoint
9 5 (0.82%) Spring Boot
10 4 (0.66%) Kafka
10 4 (0.66%) SOAP
11 3 (0.49%) Hibernate
11 3 (0.49%) SAP ALE
11 3 (0.49%) SAP Basis
11 3 (0.49%) WCF
11 3 (0.49%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (5.60%) Enterprise Software
2 29 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (3.29%) Life Science
4 18 (2.97%) Computer Science
4 18 (2.97%) Management Information System
5 17 (2.80%) Enterprise Storage
6 14 (2.31%) Data Centre
6 14 (2.31%) Fixed Income
7 13 (2.14%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (1.98%) PlayStation
9 10 (1.65%) PKI
9 10 (1.65%) Security Operations Centre
10 9 (1.48%) Derivative
10 9 (1.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 9 (1.48%) PMI
11 8 (1.32%) Credit Risk
11 8 (1.32%) Fintech
11 8 (1.32%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.82%) FMCG
12 5 (0.82%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 56 (9.23%) Windows
2 38 (6.26%) Linux
3 20 (3.29%) Windows Server
4 12 (1.98%) Mesosphere
5 10 (1.65%) Unix
6 8 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.15%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.66%) CoreOS
9 4 (0.66%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.49%) AIX
11 2 (0.33%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.16%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (13.34%) Analytics
3 80 (13.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 73 (12.03%) Business Intelligence
5 63 (10.38%) Project Management
6 62 (10.21%) Mentoring
7 58 (9.56%) Presales
8 55 (9.06%) Cybersecurity
9 54 (8.90%) CRM
10 49 (8.07%) Problem-Solving
11 47 (7.74%) Business Development
12 46 (7.58%) DevOps
13 39 (6.43%) PRINCE2
14 38 (6.26%) Information Security
15 37 (6.10%) ERP
16 36 (5.93%) Test Automation
17 35 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
18 34 (5.60%) Data Modelling
18 34 (5.60%) ITIL
19 31 (5.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 82 (13.51%) SQL
2 70 (11.53%) Java
3 40 (6.59%) Python
4 30 (4.94%) C
5 29 (4.78%) JavaScript
6 22 (3.62%) C#
7 20 (3.29%) Apex Code
7 20 (3.29%) R
8 17 (2.80%) PowerShell
9 16 (2.64%) Go
10 15 (2.47%) Bash Shell
11 8 (1.32%) Ruby
12 6 (0.99%) PHP
13 5 (0.82%) Java 8
14 4 (0.66%) ABAP
14 4 (0.66%) VBA
15 3 (0.49%) Perl
16 2 (0.33%) C++
16 2 (0.33%) Clojure
16 2 (0.33%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 94 (15.49%) Degree
2 46 (7.58%) CISSP
3 26 (4.28%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (4.12%) CISA
5 24 (3.95%) CISM
6 20 (3.29%) CCNP
7 15 (2.47%) PMI Certification
8 14 (2.31%) CIMA
9 13 (2.14%) Security Cleared
10 12 (1.98%) CCNA
10 12 (1.98%) CFA
11 11 (1.81%) SC Cleared
12 10 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (1.48%) ACCA
13 9 (1.48%) CRISC
14 8 (1.32%) CCIE
14 8 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
14 8 (1.32%) DV Cleared
14 8 (1.32%) ISEB
14 8 (1.32%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (7.58%) GDPR
2 33 (5.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (4.78%) PCI DSS
4 25 (4.12%) QA
5 18 (2.97%) COBIT
6 9 (1.48%) PMO
7 6 (0.99%) PMBOK
8 5 (0.82%) Dodd-Frank
8 5 (0.82%) FATCA
8 5 (0.82%) IFRS
8 5 (0.82%) IFRS 9
8 5 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 5 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.82%) Solvency II
9 4 (0.66%) ISO 14001
10 3 (0.49%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 3 (0.49%) NIST 800
11 2 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.33%) PSD2
System Software
1 31 (5.11%) Active Directory
1 31 (5.11%) Hyper-V
2 30 (4.94%) Docker
3 20 (3.29%) vSphere
4 15 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (0.82%) ProxySG
7 4 (0.66%) KVM
8 3 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.49%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.33%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.33%) vCloud
10 1 (0.16%) NFS
10 1 (0.16%) XenApp
10 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (3.95%) Puppet
2 22 (3.62%) Ansible
2 22 (3.62%) Kubernetes
3 21 (3.46%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (3.29%) Terraform
5 13 (2.14%) Automic
6 12 (1.98%) Consul
6 12 (1.98%) Prometheus
7 10 (1.65%) QRadar
8 6 (0.99%) FortiGate
9 5 (0.82%) Nessus
10 4 (0.66%) Capistrano
10 4 (0.66%) Mesos
10 4 (0.66%) Packer
11 3 (0.49%) Failover Clustering
12 2 (0.33%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
12 2 (0.33%) EnCase
12 2 (0.33%) FTK
12 2 (0.33%) vCenter Server
12 2 (0.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 78 (12.85%) Oracle
2 60 (9.88%) Microsoft
3 57 (9.39%) SAP
4 50 (8.24%) Salesforce.com
5 40 (6.59%) Tableau
6 33 (5.44%) VMware
7 31 (5.11%) Cisco
8 29 (4.78%) Splunk
9 25 (4.12%) Citrix
10 24 (3.95%) IBM
11 18 (2.97%) Hyperion
12 17 (2.80%) Adobe
12 17 (2.80%) Juniper
13 16 (2.64%) Cognos
13 16 (2.64%) Informatica
13 16 (2.64%) Sony
14 15 (2.47%) Qualys
15 14 (2.31%) MicroStrategy
15 14 (2.31%) Siebel
16 12 (1.98%) CheckPoint