Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Consultant was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 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
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 363 353 365
Rank change year-on-year -10 +12 -74
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 642 665 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.85% 0.87% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.91% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 487 539 617
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% -
10th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

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 70899 72968 85123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.37% 95.97% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 55853 62987 72260
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,351 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +16 83 £63,750 -1.92% 7
East London - 21 £65,000 - 4
West London +6 9 £70,000 +9.80%
South London +3 4 £77,500 +47.62% 1
Senior Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 251 (39.10%) Finance
2 119 (18.54%) Analytics
3 115 (17.91%) Presales
4 113 (17.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 113 (17.60%) Agile Software Development
5 106 (16.51%) Oracle
6 105 (16.36%) SQL
7 92 (14.33%) Cybersecurity
8 89 (13.86%) Microsoft
9 88 (13.71%) Degree
10 84 (13.08%) Banking
11 82 (12.77%) Project Management
12 71 (11.06%) Information Security
13 69 (10.75%) DevOps
14 65 (10.12%) Analytical Skills
15 62 (9.66%) SAP
16 58 (9.03%) Mentoring
17 57 (8.88%) Retail
18 55 (8.57%) Windows
18 55 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
18 55 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
19 51 (7.94%) Big Data
20 49 (7.63%) Business Development
21 47 (7.32%) CISSP
21 47 (7.32%) Java
22 46 (7.17%) PRINCE2
23 45 (7.01%) Migration
24 44 (6.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
25 42 (6.54%) CRM
25 42 (6.54%) 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 26 (4.05%) SAS
2 13 (2.02%) Skype for Business
3 11 (1.71%) Tomcat
4 9 (1.40%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (0.93%) Anypoint
6 6 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (0.62%) IIS
9 3 (0.47%) Apache
9 3 (0.47%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.31%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.31%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.31%) Confluence
10 2 (0.31%) JBoss
10 2 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.31%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.16%) GeoServer
11 1 (0.16%) Jupyter
Applications
1 7 (1.09%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.47%) SPSS
4 2 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.16%) Vensim
Business Applications
1 19 (2.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (2.80%) Dynamics AX
3 17 (2.65%) Hyperion Planning
3 17 (2.65%) SAP S/4HANA
4 13 (2.02%) HFM
4 13 (2.02%) Markit EDM
5 10 (1.56%) Cognos TM1
5 10 (1.56%) NetSuite
5 10 (1.56%) Temenos T24
6 9 (1.40%) SAP BPC
7 8 (1.25%) Cognos Planning
7 8 (1.25%) SAP FI
8 6 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
8 6 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
8 6 (0.93%) SAP CO
8 6 (0.93%) SAP FI/CO
8 6 (0.93%) SAP Retail
8 6 (0.93%) SAP SD
9 5 (0.78%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 55 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (5.92%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (2.65%) SaaS
4 12 (1.87%) Azure Data Factory
4 12 (1.87%) Office 365
5 10 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.56%) IaaS
6 9 (1.40%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 7 (1.09%) PaaS
7 7 (1.09%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 6 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
9 5 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (0.78%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.78%) Oracle CX
10 4 (0.62%) CloudBees
10 4 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.47%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.47%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.18%) Network Security
2 12 (1.87%) NAS
2 12 (1.87%) SAN
2 12 (1.87%) Skype
2 12 (1.87%) Wireless
3 10 (1.56%) Firewall
4 9 (1.40%) HTTP
5 8 (1.25%) AMQP
5 8 (1.25%) Internet
5 8 (1.25%) VPN
6 7 (1.09%) Unified Communications
7 6 (0.93%) LAN
8 4 (0.62%) WAN
9 3 (0.47%) DHCP
9 3 (0.47%) DNS
9 3 (0.47%) IPsec
9 3 (0.47%) Wireless Security
10 2 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.31%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (0.31%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (7.94%) Big Data
2 41 (6.39%) SQL Server
3 33 (5.14%) Power BI
4 24 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (2.96%) Base SAS
5 19 (2.96%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 19 (2.96%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 19 (2.96%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 15 (2.34%) Relational Database
7 14 (2.18%) Azure SQL Database
8 13 (2.02%) Data Lake
8 13 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (1.87%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 12 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (1.71%) QlikView
11 9 (1.40%) RDBMS
12 8 (1.25%) NoSQL
12 8 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
13 7 (1.09%) SQL Server 2016
13 7 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (4.36%) Selenium
2 23 (3.58%) Jenkins
3 19 (2.96%) ProC
4 18 (2.80%) Git (software)
5 17 (2.65%) JIRA
6 13 (2.02%) JUnit
6 13 (2.02%) Talend Open Studio
6 13 (2.02%) TestNG
7 11 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (1.25%) Cucumber
8 8 (1.25%) Eclipse
8 8 (1.25%) IntelliJ
8 8 (1.25%) Jasmine
8 8 (1.25%) NetBeans
8 8 (1.25%) Protractor
8 8 (1.25%) VersionOne
9 7 (1.09%) Appium
9 7 (1.09%) HP UFT
9 7 (1.09%) LoadRunner
9 7 (1.09%) SoapUI
General
1 251 (39.10%) Finance
2 84 (13.08%) Banking
3 57 (8.88%) Retail
4 39 (6.07%) Telecoms
5 29 (4.52%) Investment Banking
6 28 (4.36%) Marketing
7 23 (3.58%) Back Office
8 20 (3.12%) Legal
9 18 (2.80%) Manufacturing
10 16 (2.49%) Advertising
11 15 (2.34%) Financial Institution
11 15 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (1.56%) Retail Banking
13 8 (1.25%) Billing
14 7 (1.09%) Front Office
15 6 (0.93%) Law
15 6 (0.93%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.62%) Automotive
17 3 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
17 3 (0.47%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (5.30%) .NET
2 19 (2.96%) CSS
2 19 (2.96%) HTML
3 10 (1.56%) JDBC
3 10 (1.56%) JMS
3 10 (1.56%) RESTful
3 10 (1.56%) XML
4 9 (1.40%) Mason
5 8 (1.25%) AngularJS
5 8 (1.25%) SOAP
5 8 (1.25%) Web Services
6 6 (0.93%) Ember.js
6 6 (0.93%) JSON
6 6 (0.93%) React
7 5 (0.78%) Backbone.js
7 5 (0.78%) Browserify
7 5 (0.78%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (0.78%) OOCSS
7 5 (0.78%) RequireJS
7 5 (0.78%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 65 (10.12%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (4.05%) Fintech
3 20 (3.12%) Security Operations Centre
4 18 (2.80%) User Experience
5 16 (2.49%) Life Science
6 15 (2.34%) Data Centre
7 14 (2.18%) Computer Science
7 14 (2.18%) Mobile App
8 13 (2.02%) DTCC
9 11 (1.71%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
11 8 (1.25%) Public Cloud
12 7 (1.09%) Cyberthreat
12 7 (1.09%) Hedge funds
13 6 (0.93%) Driving Licence
13 6 (0.93%) Social Media
14 5 (0.78%) Cloud Native
15 4 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
15 4 (0.62%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 55 (8.57%) Windows
2 38 (5.92%) Linux
3 37 (5.76%) Unix
4 26 (4.05%) Windows Server
5 13 (2.02%) Android
5 13 (2.02%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.09%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (0.62%) CoreOS
7 4 (0.62%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (18.54%) Analytics
2 115 (17.91%) Presales
3 113 (17.60%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (17.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 92 (14.33%) Cybersecurity
5 82 (12.77%) Project Management
6 71 (11.06%) Information Security
7 69 (10.75%) DevOps
8 58 (9.03%) Mentoring
9 55 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
10 49 (7.63%) Business Development
11 46 (7.17%) PRINCE2
12 45 (7.01%) Migration
13 42 (6.54%) CRM
14 39 (6.07%) Business Analysis
15 38 (5.92%) ITIL
15 38 (5.92%) Penetration Testing
16 37 (5.76%) ERP
17 35 (5.45%) Scrum
18 34 (5.30%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 105 (16.36%) SQL
2 47 (7.32%) Java
3 34 (5.30%) JavaScript
4 26 (4.05%) C#
5 21 (3.27%) Python
6 19 (2.96%) Bash Shell
6 19 (2.96%) PROC SQL
6 19 (2.96%) SAS Macro
7 14 (2.18%) PowerShell
8 13 (2.02%) C
9 12 (1.87%) R
10 10 (1.56%) Apex Code
10 10 (1.56%) Ruby
11 9 (1.40%) Perl
12 7 (1.09%) PL/SQL
12 7 (1.09%) VBScript
13 6 (0.93%) PHP
14 5 (0.78%) ES6
15 3 (0.47%) C++
15 3 (0.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 88 (13.71%) Degree
2 47 (7.32%) CISSP
3 32 (4.98%) CISM
4 20 (3.12%) CEH
5 17 (2.65%) CREST Certified
6 16 (2.49%) CISA
6 16 (2.49%) Security Cleared
7 12 (1.87%) Cyber Scheme
7 12 (1.87%) Tigerscheme
8 11 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 10 (1.56%) CIMA
10 9 (1.40%) ACCA
10 9 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (1.25%) CRISC
11 8 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.09%) PCI QSA
13 6 (0.93%) CCNP
14 5 (0.78%) CCA
14 5 (0.78%) CCIE
15 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (6.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (4.05%) PCI DSS
3 19 (2.96%) QA
4 18 (2.80%) GDPR
5 10 (1.56%) Data Quality
6 7 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 6 (0.93%) SAS 70
8 5 (0.78%) SLA
9 3 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.31%) COBIT
10 2 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.31%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.16%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.16%) COSO
11 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.16%) EMIR
11 1 (0.16%) GAAP
11 1 (0.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.16%) MiFID
11 1 (0.16%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (3.12%) Active Directory
2 19 (2.96%) Hyper-V
3 15 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.56%) Docker
5 2 (0.31%) KVM
5 2 (0.31%) vSphere
6 1 (0.16%) Gluster
6 1 (0.16%) iptables
6 1 (0.16%) NFS
6 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.16%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 26 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
1 26 (4.05%) Puppet
2 19 (2.96%) Ansible
3 8 (1.25%) SCOM
3 8 (1.25%) Terraform
4 7 (1.09%) SCOrch
5 6 (0.93%) Kubernetes
5 6 (0.93%) Nagios
6 4 (0.62%) Graphite
6 4 (0.62%) RSA Archer
7 3 (0.47%) SCCM
8 2 (0.31%) Mesos
8 2 (0.31%) QRadar
8 2 (0.31%) rkt
8 2 (0.31%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 1 (0.16%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.16%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.16%) IBM BigFix
9 1 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 106 (16.51%) Oracle
2 89 (13.86%) Microsoft
3 62 (9.66%) SAP
4 42 (6.54%) Tableau
5 24 (3.74%) VMware
6 21 (3.27%) Hyperion
6 21 (3.27%) Salesforce.com
7 18 (2.80%) IBM
8 16 (2.49%) Alteryx
8 16 (2.49%) Splunk
9 15 (2.34%) Informatica
10 14 (2.18%) Google
11 13 (2.02%) Ab Initio
11 13 (2.02%) Cisco
11 13 (2.02%) MicroStrategy
11 13 (2.02%) Murex
11 13 (2.02%) Talend
11 13 (2.02%) Trayport
12 12 (1.87%) F5
12 12 (1.87%) Xceptor