Period
to 21 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Consultant was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 342 380 389
Rank change year-on-year +38 +9 -88
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 650 564 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.94% 0.80% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.84% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 487 449 507
London median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
10th Percentile £47,500 £48,500 £45,450
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £89,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £64,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +1.56% -1.54% +4.00%

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 66,404 66,905 79,090
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.62% 95.47% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 54,265 55,450 68,518
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 £92,500 £88,750 £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 21 June 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 21 June 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 +42 110 £65,000 +4.00% 16
West London +2 11 £70,000 +7.69% 3
South London - 6 £70,000 - 3
East London -4 4 £65,000 -11.86% 4
Senior Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 June 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.

1 220 (33.85%) Finance
2 129 (19.85%) SQL
3 123 (18.92%) Degree
4 121 (18.62%) Project Management
5 97 (14.92%) Microsoft
6 91 (14.00%) Analytics
7 87 (13.38%) Agile Software Development
8 85 (13.08%) Oracle
9 84 (12.92%) SAP
10 78 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 74 (11.38%) Windows
12 73 (11.23%) Business Intelligence
13 72 (11.08%) Salesforce.com
13 72 (11.08%) Microsoft Azure
14 66 (10.15%) Presales
15 64 (9.85%) Retail
16 63 (9.69%) Problem-Solving
17 60 (9.23%) Banking
18 58 (8.92%) Cybersecurity
19 57 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
20 56 (8.62%) Business Development
20 56 (8.62%) Java
21 55 (8.46%) PRINCE2
22 51 (7.85%) Amazon AWS
22 51 (7.85%) Linux
22 51 (7.85%) CRM
23 49 (7.54%) ITIL
24 48 (7.38%) Unix
25 46 (7.08%) IBM
26 43 (6.62%) Firewall

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 20 (3.08%) WebSphere
2 18 (2.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 17 (2.62%) SAS
4 8 (1.23%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.23%) Skype for Business
5 7 (1.08%) JBoss
6 6 (0.92%) Oracle Application Server
6 6 (0.92%) Tomcat
6 6 (0.92%) WebLogic
6 6 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.46%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.46%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.31%) Alfresco
8 2 (0.31%) Apache
8 2 (0.31%) Confluence
9 1 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.15%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.15%) IIS
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 18 (2.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (1.69%) MS Visio
3 9 (1.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.08%) SPSS
5 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.31%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (0.31%) Camtasia
6 2 (0.31%) Gephi
7 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.15%) ProjectWise
7 1 (0.15%) Revit
Business Applications
1 23 (3.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (2.92%) SAP BPC
3 17 (2.62%) Hyperion Planning
4 16 (2.46%) HFM
4 16 (2.46%) SAP S/4HANA
5 11 (1.69%) Cognos TM1
5 11 (1.69%) Oracle BPM
6 10 (1.54%) Relativity
6 10 (1.54%) Ringtail
7 9 (1.38%) Oracle CRM
7 9 (1.38%) SAP SD
7 9 (1.38%) Veritas eDiscovery
8 8 (1.23%) Cognos Planning
9 7 (1.08%) SAP Business One
10 6 (0.92%) SAP GRC
11 5 (0.77%) SAP CO
11 5 (0.77%) SAP FI
11 5 (0.77%) SAP FI/CO
12 4 (0.62%) NetSuite
12 4 (0.62%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 72 (11.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (7.85%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (4.31%) Office 365
3 28 (4.31%) SaaS
4 18 (2.77%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 15 (2.31%) Dynamics 365
6 14 (2.15%) IaaS
7 13 (2.00%) Adobe Analytics
8 12 (1.85%) Azure Data Factory
8 12 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (1.54%) Oracle CX
10 8 (1.23%) PaaS
11 7 (1.08%) Azure Machine Learning
12 6 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
12 6 (0.92%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 6 (0.92%) SuccessFactors
13 5 (0.77%) GitHub
14 4 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
15 3 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
15 3 (0.46%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 43 (6.62%) Firewall
2 23 (3.54%) Network Security
3 16 (2.46%) SAN
4 12 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
5 10 (1.54%) NAS
6 9 (1.38%) LAN
6 9 (1.38%) WAN
7 8 (1.23%) HTTP
8 6 (0.92%) Skype
8 6 (0.92%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.62%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (0.62%) Wireless
10 3 (0.46%) Broadband
10 3 (0.46%) iSCSI
10 3 (0.46%) VPN
11 2 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.31%) VLAN
12 1 (0.15%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (0.15%) NFC
12 1 (0.15%) Sourcefire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (5.54%) Power BI
2 28 (4.31%) SQL Server
3 27 (4.15%) Big Data
4 16 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (2.15%) Azure SQL Database
7 13 (2.00%) QlikView
7 13 (2.00%) Relational Database
8 12 (1.85%) SAP HANA
9 11 (1.69%) Data Lake
9 11 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
10 10 (1.54%) SAP BW
11 9 (1.38%) EDRMS
11 9 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (1.23%) Essbase
12 8 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
13 7 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 7 (1.08%) Oracle ODI
14 6 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 15 (2.31%) JIRA
2 10 (1.54%) Jenkins
3 8 (1.23%) Selenium
3 8 (1.23%) SoapUI
4 7 (1.08%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.77%) Cucumber
5 5 (0.77%) Metasploit
5 5 (0.77%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.62%) Maven
6 4 (0.62%) TeamCity
6 4 (0.62%) TestRail
6 4 (0.62%) VersionOne
7 3 (0.46%) Bitbucket
7 3 (0.46%) Burp Suite
8 2 (0.31%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.31%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.31%) Protractor
8 2 (0.31%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.31%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 220 (33.85%) Finance
2 64 (9.85%) Retail
3 60 (9.23%) Banking
4 40 (6.15%) Advertising
5 32 (4.92%) Marketing
6 24 (3.69%) Legal
7 20 (3.08%) Law
8 19 (2.92%) Telecoms
9 13 (2.00%) Manufacturing
10 12 (1.85%) Games
11 11 (1.69%) Financial Institution
12 9 (1.38%) Front Office
13 7 (1.08%) Aerospace
13 7 (1.08%) Billing
14 6 (0.92%) Corporate Banking
15 5 (0.77%) Back Office
15 5 (0.77%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.77%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.62%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (5.23%) XML
2 22 (3.38%) REST
3 21 (3.23%) Web Services
4 20 (3.08%) Mason
5 18 (2.77%) JSON
6 17 (2.62%) XSLT
7 16 (2.46%) .NET
7 16 (2.46%) JMS
8 15 (2.31%) J2EE
9 14 (2.15%) Middleware
10 10 (1.54%) JDBC
11 9 (1.38%) WebSphere MQ
12 8 (1.23%) SOAP
13 7 (1.08%) IBM Integration Bus
13 7 (1.08%) JNDI
14 6 (0.92%) LDAP
14 6 (0.92%) Regular Expression
14 6 (0.92%) Spring
14 6 (0.92%) TIBCO EMS
14 6 (0.92%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 57 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (5.54%) Computer Science
3 34 (5.23%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (3.54%) Life Science
5 21 (3.23%) Data Centre
6 18 (2.77%) Management Information System
7 17 (2.62%) FMCG
8 15 (2.31%) Security Operations Centre
9 12 (1.85%) Cybercrime
9 12 (1.85%) PKI
10 11 (1.69%) Credit Risk
10 11 (1.69%) DataPower
11 10 (1.54%) Cyberattack
11 10 (1.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 10 (1.54%) Fintech
11 10 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
12 9 (1.38%) Derivative
13 8 (1.23%) Fixed Income
14 7 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
14 7 (1.08%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 74 (11.38%) Windows
2 51 (7.85%) Linux
3 48 (7.38%) Unix
4 15 (2.31%) Windows Server
5 10 (1.54%) Solaris
6 8 (1.23%) Windows 7
7 7 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.92%) Amazon Linux
9 5 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.62%) AIX
10 4 (0.62%) Android
10 4 (0.62%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.62%) HPUX
11 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.31%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.15%) CentOS
13 1 (0.15%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.15%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (18.62%) Project Management
2 91 (14.00%) Analytics
3 87 (13.38%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 73 (11.23%) Business Intelligence
6 66 (10.15%) Presales
7 63 (9.69%) Problem-Solving
8 58 (8.92%) Cybersecurity
9 56 (8.62%) Business Development
10 55 (8.46%) PRINCE2
11 51 (7.85%) CRM
12 49 (7.54%) ITIL
13 41 (6.31%) ETL
14 39 (6.00%) Information Security
14 39 (6.00%) Migration
15 35 (5.38%) Business Analysis
16 34 (5.23%) IT Strategy
17 33 (5.08%) Data Analytics
17 33 (5.08%) Mentoring
18 31 (4.77%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 129 (19.85%) SQL
2 56 (8.62%) Java
3 40 (6.15%) Python
4 34 (5.23%) C#
5 30 (4.62%) JavaScript
6 28 (4.31%) C
7 25 (3.85%) Apex Code
8 21 (3.23%) R
9 17 (2.62%) VBA
10 11 (1.69%) PL/SQL
11 6 (0.92%) Bash Shell
11 6 (0.92%) Perl
11 6 (0.92%) PowerShell
12 5 (0.77%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 5 (0.77%) PHP
13 4 (0.62%) C++
13 4 (0.62%) Lua
13 4 (0.62%) VB
14 3 (0.46%) Ruby
14 3 (0.46%) Scala
Qualifications
1 123 (18.92%) Degree
2 32 (4.92%) CISSP
3 27 (4.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 21 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (3.08%) CISA
6 19 (2.92%) CCNP
7 17 (2.62%) CISM
8 16 (2.46%) CCNA
8 16 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (2.46%) PMI Certification
9 14 (2.15%) Master's Degree
10 13 (2.00%) Security Cleared
11 11 (1.69%) CEH
12 10 (1.54%) ISEB
12 10 (1.54%) ISTQB
12 10 (1.54%) PMP
13 9 (1.38%) SAP Certification
14 7 (1.08%) CFA
14 7 (1.08%) MCSE
14 7 (1.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.46%) GDPR
2 24 (3.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (2.77%) PCI DSS
4 16 (2.46%) COBIT
5 13 (2.00%) QA
6 7 (1.08%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.92%) Dodd-Frank
7 6 (0.92%) Solvency II
8 5 (0.77%) FATCA
8 5 (0.77%) IFRS
8 5 (0.77%) IFRS 9
8 5 (0.77%) ISO 14001
8 5 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 3 (0.46%) MiFID
10 2 (0.31%) Actionable Recommendations
10 2 (0.31%) EMIR
10 2 (0.31%) GAAP
10 2 (0.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (0.31%) PMBOK
System Software
1 30 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 25 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 22 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (2.15%) vSphere
5 12 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (1.08%) Docker
9 6 (0.92%) iptables
9 6 (0.92%) VMware Server
10 5 (0.77%) KVM
11 3 (0.46%) NFS
11 3 (0.46%) VMware NSX
12 2 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.31%) vCloud
12 2 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.15%) StorNext
13 1 (0.15%) XenApp
13 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.15%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 14 (2.15%) Puppet
2 12 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.69%) QRadar
4 10 (1.54%) Ansible
4 10 (1.54%) SCCM
5 9 (1.38%) EnCase
5 9 (1.38%) FTK
6 8 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (1.08%) Terraform
8 4 (0.62%) HP ALM
8 4 (0.62%) Kubernetes
9 3 (0.46%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (0.46%) SCOM
9 3 (0.46%) vRealize
10 2 (0.31%) CSIRT
10 2 (0.31%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.31%) Nessus
10 2 (0.31%) Nmap
10 2 (0.31%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.31%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 97 (14.92%) Microsoft
2 85 (13.08%) Oracle
3 84 (12.92%) SAP
4 72 (11.08%) Salesforce.com
5 46 (7.08%) IBM
6 42 (6.46%) Tableau
7 38 (5.85%) VMware
8 26 (4.00%) Informatica
9 24 (3.69%) Talend
10 23 (3.54%) Adobe
10 23 (3.54%) Citrix
11 22 (3.38%) HP
11 22 (3.38%) Hyperion
12 19 (2.92%) Alteryx
13 18 (2.77%) Ab Initio
13 18 (2.77%) MicroStrategy
14 13 (2.00%) Nuix
15 12 (1.85%) Cognos
15 12 (1.85%) Qualys
16 11 (1.69%) Siebel