Period
to 24 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Consultant was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 328 340 390
Rank change year-on-year +12 +50 -85
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 652 633 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.94% 0.91% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.94% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 497 494 527
London median annual salary £67,500 £68,750 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.82% +1.85% +3.85%
10th Percentile £50,000 £48,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £94,250 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%

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 66,315 67,039 82,809
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.26% 95.94% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 55,056 57,060 70,852
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +14 111 £62,500 -3.85% 15
East London - 16 £65,000 - 4
West London +4 8 £65,000 -7.14% 4
South London -5 5 £76,250 +38.64% 1
Senior Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 240 (36.81%) Finance
2 141 (21.63%) Microsoft
3 128 (19.63%) SQL
4 112 (17.18%) Oracle
5 110 (16.87%) Project Management
6 106 (16.26%) Degree
7 99 (15.18%) Presales
8 96 (14.72%) Analytics
9 94 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
10 90 (13.80%) Stakeholder Management
11 78 (11.96%) SAP
11 78 (11.96%) Windows
12 72 (11.04%) CRM
13 69 (10.58%) Retail
14 67 (10.28%) Banking
15 65 (9.97%) Business Intelligence
16 64 (9.82%) Linux
16 64 (9.82%) Cybersecurity
17 57 (8.74%) Java
18 55 (8.44%) Unix
19 53 (8.13%) Migration
20 52 (7.98%) Microsoft Azure
21 47 (7.21%) Dynamics CRM
22 46 (7.06%) Business Development
23 44 (6.75%) Business Analysis
23 44 (6.75%) Big Data
24 43 (6.60%) Advertising
25 42 (6.44%) PRINCE2
25 42 (6.44%) Mentoring
26 41 (6.29%) DevOps

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 17 (2.61%) SAS
2 16 (2.45%) Skype for Business
3 13 (1.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (1.99%) Tomcat
4 9 (1.38%) SharePoint
5 6 (0.92%) Anypoint
6 5 (0.77%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (0.77%) IIS
6 5 (0.77%) MS Exchange
6 5 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (0.77%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.61%) Apache
7 4 (0.61%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.46%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.31%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.31%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.15%) GeoServer
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 8 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.61%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.61%) SPSS
3 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.31%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (0.31%) Camtasia
4 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.15%) Vensim
Business Applications
1 47 (7.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (4.60%) Hyperion Planning
3 18 (2.76%) HFM
3 18 (2.76%) SAP S/4HANA
4 15 (2.30%) Dynamics AX
5 13 (1.99%) SAP BPC
6 12 (1.84%) NetSuite
7 10 (1.53%) Cognos TM1
8 8 (1.23%) Cognos Planning
9 7 (1.07%) Dynamics GP
9 7 (1.07%) Oracle CRM
9 7 (1.07%) SAP Business One
9 7 (1.07%) SAP Retail
10 6 (0.92%) Markit EDM
11 5 (0.77%) SAP CAR
11 5 (0.77%) SAP CO
11 5 (0.77%) SAP FI
11 5 (0.77%) SAP FI/CO
12 4 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
12 4 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 52 (7.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (4.75%) Dynamics 365
3 30 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
5 19 (2.91%) IaaS
6 18 (2.76%) Office 365
7 15 (2.30%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 12 (1.84%) Azure Data Factory
9 11 (1.69%) SaaS
9 11 (1.69%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 8 (1.23%) PaaS
11 7 (1.07%) G Suite
11 7 (1.07%) Oracle CX
12 5 (0.77%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (0.77%) Google Analytics
12 5 (0.77%) Slack
13 3 (0.46%) Basecamp
13 3 (0.46%) Trello
14 2 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.45%) Skype
1 16 (2.45%) Wireless
2 14 (2.15%) Network Security
3 13 (1.99%) Firewall
4 11 (1.69%) HTTP
5 10 (1.53%) LAN
6 9 (1.38%) Internet
7 8 (1.23%) AMQP
7 8 (1.23%) Unified Communications
8 7 (1.07%) VPN
8 7 (1.07%) WAN
9 4 (0.61%) NAS
9 4 (0.61%) NetScaler
9 4 (0.61%) SAN
9 4 (0.61%) Software-Defined Networking
10 3 (0.46%) SSH
11 2 (0.31%) BGP
11 2 (0.31%) NFC
11 2 (0.31%) Wireless Security
11 2 (0.31%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (6.75%) Big Data
2 41 (6.29%) SQL Server
3 36 (5.52%) Power BI
4 21 (3.22%) Oracle BI EE
4 21 (3.22%) Relational Database
5 17 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (1.99%) Azure SQL Database
7 13 (1.99%) Oracle Smart View
8 12 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (1.69%) Data Lake
9 11 (1.69%) QlikView
10 8 (1.23%) Essbase
10 8 (1.23%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.23%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.23%) SAP BW
10 8 (1.23%) SAP HANA
11 7 (1.07%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (1.07%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 17 (2.61%) Jenkins
2 15 (2.30%) JIRA
2 15 (2.30%) Selenium
3 12 (1.84%) Git (software)
4 11 (1.69%) Cucumber
5 10 (1.53%) Eclipse
6 9 (1.38%) SoapUI
7 8 (1.23%) IntelliJ
7 8 (1.23%) LoadRunner
7 8 (1.23%) NetBeans
8 7 (1.07%) JMeter
8 7 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (0.92%) ProC
10 4 (0.61%) Appium
10 4 (0.61%) Axure RP
10 4 (0.61%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.46%) HP UFT
11 3 (0.46%) Ranorex
11 3 (0.46%) TeamCity
General
1 240 (36.81%) Finance
2 69 (10.58%) Retail
3 67 (10.28%) Banking
4 43 (6.60%) Advertising
5 32 (4.91%) Telecoms
6 22 (3.37%) Marketing
7 21 (3.22%) Investment Banking
8 18 (2.76%) Legal
9 16 (2.45%) Back Office
10 14 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (1.84%) Manufacturing
12 10 (1.53%) Retail Banking
13 7 (1.07%) Corporate Banking
13 7 (1.07%) Law
14 6 (0.92%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.77%) Billing
15 5 (0.77%) French Language
15 5 (0.77%) Games
16 4 (0.61%) General Ledger
16 4 (0.61%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (3.68%) .NET
2 19 (2.91%) JDBC
2 19 (2.91%) JMS
3 17 (2.61%) XML
4 16 (2.45%) Mason
5 11 (1.69%) Web Services
6 10 (1.53%) RESTful
6 10 (1.53%) SOAP
7 8 (1.23%) Java EE
7 8 (1.23%) Spring
8 7 (1.07%) J2EE
9 6 (0.92%) JSON
9 6 (0.92%) Middleware
10 5 (0.77%) REST
10 5 (0.77%) SAP Fiori
10 5 (0.77%) SAPUI5
10 5 (0.77%) XSLT
11 4 (0.61%) ASP.NET
11 4 (0.61%) CSS
11 4 (0.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (3.83%) Data Centre
3 21 (3.22%) Fintech
4 18 (2.76%) Life Science
5 17 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (2.61%) Security Operations Centre
6 12 (1.84%) Computer Science
6 12 (1.84%) Cyberattack
7 11 (1.69%) User Experience
8 9 (1.38%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.38%) Robotics
9 7 (1.07%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (0.92%) DTCC
11 5 (0.77%) Cloud Native
11 5 (0.77%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.77%) Private Cloud
12 4 (0.61%) DataPower
12 4 (0.61%) Minimum Viable Product
12 4 (0.61%) Replication
12 4 (0.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 78 (11.96%) Windows
2 64 (9.82%) Linux
3 55 (8.44%) Unix
4 27 (4.14%) Windows Server
5 20 (3.07%) Android
5 20 (3.07%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.84%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.77%) Solaris
9 4 (0.61%) AIX
9 4 (0.61%) HPUX
9 4 (0.61%) SUSE
9 4 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.15%) CentOS
11 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.15%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (16.87%) Project Management
2 99 (15.18%) Presales
3 96 (14.72%) Analytics
4 94 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
5 90 (13.80%) Stakeholder Management
6 72 (11.04%) CRM
7 65 (9.97%) Business Intelligence
8 64 (9.82%) Cybersecurity
9 53 (8.13%) Migration
10 46 (7.06%) Business Development
11 44 (6.75%) Business Analysis
12 42 (6.44%) Mentoring
12 42 (6.44%) PRINCE2
13 41 (6.29%) DevOps
13 41 (6.29%) Information Security
14 39 (5.98%) ERP
15 37 (5.67%) ETL
15 37 (5.67%) Scrum
16 35 (5.37%) ITIL
17 32 (4.91%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 128 (19.63%) SQL
2 57 (8.74%) Java
3 34 (5.21%) Python
4 29 (4.45%) C#
5 26 (3.99%) JavaScript
6 19 (2.91%) Apex Code
7 17 (2.61%) R
8 13 (1.99%) Bash Shell
8 13 (1.99%) Perl
8 13 (1.99%) PHP
9 12 (1.84%) Ruby
10 10 (1.53%) C
10 10 (1.53%) Lua
10 10 (1.53%) Scala
11 7 (1.07%) C++
11 7 (1.07%) PowerShell
12 6 (0.92%) ABAP
12 6 (0.92%) PROC SQL
12 6 (0.92%) SAS Macro
13 5 (0.77%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 106 (16.26%) Degree
2 30 (4.60%) CISSP
3 23 (3.53%) CREST Certified
4 20 (3.07%) CISM
5 18 (2.76%) Security Cleared
6 15 (2.30%) Cyber Scheme
6 15 (2.30%) Tigerscheme
7 12 (1.84%) CEH
8 10 (1.53%) ISTQB
9 9 (1.38%) CISA
10 8 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.92%) CRISC
13 5 (0.77%) CCNP
13 5 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
14 4 (0.61%) CCNA
14 4 (0.61%) ISEB
14 4 (0.61%) MCSE
14 4 (0.61%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (2.91%) QA
3 18 (2.76%) PCI DSS
4 12 (1.84%) GDPR
5 9 (1.38%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.46%) GAAP
6 3 (0.46%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.31%) COBIT
7 2 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.31%) FATCA
7 2 (0.31%) IFRS
7 2 (0.31%) IFRS 9
7 2 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (4.91%) Active Directory
2 24 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (3.53%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.07%) vSphere
5 4 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.61%) XenApp
6 3 (0.46%) Docker
6 3 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.31%) iptables
7 2 (0.31%) vCloud
7 2 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.31%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.15%) Gluster
8 1 (0.15%) NFS
8 1 (0.15%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (1.84%) Puppet
2 10 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.38%) Ansible
3 9 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (1.23%) SCOM
4 8 (1.23%) SCOrch
5 6 (0.92%) vRealize
6 4 (0.61%) HP ALM
6 4 (0.61%) Salt
7 3 (0.46%) Nessus
7 3 (0.46%) Terraform
8 2 (0.31%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (0.31%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.31%) Nmap
8 2 (0.31%) QRadar
8 2 (0.31%) SCCM
8 2 (0.31%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 1 (0.15%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 141 (21.63%) Microsoft
2 112 (17.18%) Oracle
3 78 (11.96%) SAP
4 41 (6.29%) Tableau
5 39 (5.98%) VMware
6 37 (5.67%) Salesforce.com
7 32 (4.91%) Hyperion
8 29 (4.45%) IBM
9 24 (3.68%) Informatica
10 22 (3.37%) Talend
11 21 (3.22%) Citrix
12 20 (3.07%) Alteryx
13 18 (2.76%) HP
14 17 (2.61%) Ab Initio
14 17 (2.61%) MicroStrategy
14 17 (2.61%) Splunk
15 15 (2.30%) Cisco
15 15 (2.30%) Google
16 12 (1.84%) Cognos
16 12 (1.84%) EMC