Period
to 21 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Consultant was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 340 371 392
Rank change year-on-year +31 +21 -72
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 649 614 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.94% 0.83% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.88% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 480 473 509
London median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
10th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £46,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £89,500 £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 65,999 70,156 77,593
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.53% 94.98% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 53,553 55,544 67,440
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £86,250
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 August 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 August 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 +11 87 £67,500 +3.85% 17
West London +23 12 £67,500 +3.85% 5
South London +3 8 £56,819 -22.96% 2
East London -5 4 £72,500 -1.69% 1
Senior Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 212 (32.67%) Finance
2 110 (16.95%) SQL
3 108 (16.64%) Degree
4 97 (14.95%) Project Management
5 91 (14.02%) Analytics
6 86 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
7 81 (12.48%) Oracle
8 78 (12.02%) Microsoft
9 77 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 75 (11.56%) Windows
11 72 (11.09%) Business Intelligence
12 69 (10.63%) SAP
12 69 (10.63%) Cybersecurity
13 68 (10.48%) Salesforce.com
14 65 (10.02%) Firewall
15 61 (9.40%) Retail
16 60 (9.24%) Microsoft Azure
16 60 (9.24%) Presales
17 58 (8.94%) Banking
17 58 (8.94%) Business Development
17 58 (8.94%) Problem-Solving
18 57 (8.78%) Amazon AWS
19 56 (8.63%) Java
20 54 (8.32%) PRINCE2
21 52 (8.01%) Analytical Skills
22 50 (7.70%) ITIL
22 50 (7.70%) CRM
23 45 (6.93%) Enterprise Software
24 44 (6.78%) Tableau
24 44 (6.78%) GDPR

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 16 (2.47%) WebSphere
2 14 (2.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (2.16%) SAS
3 11 (1.69%) WebLogic
4 10 (1.54%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.23%) Skype for Business
6 6 (0.92%) JBoss
7 5 (0.77%) Confluence
7 5 (0.77%) Oracle Application Server
7 5 (0.77%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (0.62%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.62%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (0.46%) Appian
9 3 (0.46%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.31%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.31%) Apache
10 2 (0.31%) IIS
11 1 (0.15%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (1.69%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.62%) SPSS
5 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.31%) Gephi
7 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.15%) ProjectWise
7 1 (0.15%) Revit
Business Applications
1 18 (2.77%) SAP S/4HANA
2 15 (2.31%) HFM
2 15 (2.31%) SAP BPC
3 14 (2.16%) Hyperion Planning
4 11 (1.69%) Cognos TM1
4 11 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (1.54%) Relativity
5 10 (1.54%) Ringtail
6 9 (1.39%) Oracle CRM
6 9 (1.39%) SAP SD
6 9 (1.39%) Veritas eDiscovery
7 8 (1.23%) Cognos Planning
7 8 (1.23%) Oracle BPM
8 6 (0.92%) SAP CO
8 6 (0.92%) SAP FI
8 6 (0.92%) SAP FI/CO
8 6 (0.92%) SAP GRC
9 5 (0.77%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 5 (0.77%) SAP HCM
9 5 (0.77%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 60 (9.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (8.78%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (6.63%) SaaS
4 38 (5.86%) Office 365
5 27 (4.16%) Oracle CX
6 20 (3.08%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 17 (2.62%) PaaS
8 16 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (2.16%) Adobe Analytics
10 8 (1.23%) Azure Data Factory
11 7 (1.08%) Dynamics 365
11 7 (1.08%) SuccessFactors
12 6 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
12 6 (0.92%) Azure Machine Learning
12 6 (0.92%) GitHub
12 6 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (0.92%) IaaS
12 6 (0.92%) Mimecast
13 4 (0.62%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (0.62%) BPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (10.02%) Firewall
2 29 (4.47%) SAN
3 28 (4.31%) Network Security
4 19 (2.93%) LAN
4 19 (2.93%) NAS
5 18 (2.77%) WAN
6 15 (2.31%) TCP/IP
7 14 (2.16%) Remote Desktop
8 12 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (0.92%) HTTP
10 5 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (0.62%) Cisco Firepower
11 4 (0.62%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (0.62%) iSCSI
12 3 (0.46%) VPN
13 2 (0.31%) Broadband
13 2 (0.31%) Cisco PIX
13 2 (0.31%) DNS
13 2 (0.31%) Skype
13 2 (0.31%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (4.78%) Power BI
1 31 (4.78%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.24%) Big Data
3 19 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (2.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (2.62%) QlikView
5 17 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 12 (1.85%) Relational Database
7 11 (1.69%) SAP BW
7 11 (1.69%) SAP HANA
7 11 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (1.54%) Oracle BI EE
9 9 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
9 9 (1.39%) EDRMS
10 8 (1.23%) Hadoop
11 7 (1.08%) Data Lake
11 7 (1.08%) Star Schema
12 6 (0.92%) NoSQL
12 6 (0.92%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 12 (1.85%) Jenkins
2 11 (1.69%) JIRA
3 7 (1.08%) Git (software)
4 6 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (0.92%) TeamCity
5 5 (0.77%) Bitbucket
5 5 (0.77%) SoapUI
6 4 (0.62%) Maven
6 4 (0.62%) Travis CI
6 4 (0.62%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.46%) Burp Suite
7 3 (0.46%) IBM UrbanCode
7 3 (0.46%) Metasploit
7 3 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.46%) VersionOne
8 2 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.31%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.31%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.31%) TestRail
General
1 212 (32.67%) Finance
2 61 (9.40%) Retail
3 58 (8.94%) Banking
4 41 (6.32%) Marketing
5 37 (5.70%) Law
6 36 (5.55%) Advertising
7 29 (4.47%) Legal
8 17 (2.62%) Front Office
9 14 (2.16%) Manufacturing
9 14 (2.16%) Telecoms
10 11 (1.69%) Financial Institution
11 10 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (1.39%) Back Office
13 8 (1.23%) Games
14 6 (0.92%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.77%) Billing
16 4 (0.62%) Local Government
17 3 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
17 3 (0.46%) General Ledger
18 2 (0.31%) Brand Awareness
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (5.24%) XML
2 27 (4.16%) REST
3 19 (2.93%) Web Services
4 16 (2.47%) Mason
5 15 (2.31%) J2EE
5 15 (2.31%) JSON
6 13 (2.00%) Middleware
6 13 (2.00%) XSLT
7 11 (1.69%) .NET
8 10 (1.54%) JMS
9 8 (1.23%) WebSphere MQ
10 7 (1.08%) SOAP
11 6 (0.92%) SAP Fiori
12 5 (0.77%) IBM Integration Bus
12 5 (0.77%) JDBC
12 5 (0.77%) JNDI
12 5 (0.77%) LDAP
12 5 (0.77%) Regular Expression
12 5 (0.77%) TIBCO EMS
12 5 (0.77%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 52 (8.01%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (6.93%) Enterprise Software
3 29 (4.47%) Computer Science
4 24 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 23 (3.54%) Life Science
6 17 (2.62%) Data Centre
6 17 (2.62%) Enterprise Storage
6 17 (2.62%) Fixed Income
7 15 (2.31%) FMCG
7 15 (2.31%) PKI
7 15 (2.31%) Security Operations Centre
8 13 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 12 (1.85%) Cybercrime
9 12 (1.85%) Derivative
10 11 (1.69%) Credit Risk
10 11 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
11 10 (1.54%) PMI
12 8 (1.23%) DataPower
12 8 (1.23%) Fintech
13 7 (1.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 75 (11.56%) Windows
2 42 (6.47%) Linux
3 35 (5.39%) Unix
4 16 (2.47%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.23%) Solaris
6 7 (1.08%) Windows 7
6 7 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.92%) AIX
7 6 (0.92%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.77%) Amazon Linux
8 5 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.62%) CoreOS
10 3 (0.46%) HPUX
10 3 (0.46%) Mesosphere
10 3 (0.46%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (14.95%) Project Management
2 91 (14.02%) Analytics
3 86 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 72 (11.09%) Business Intelligence
6 69 (10.63%) Cybersecurity
7 60 (9.24%) Presales
8 58 (8.94%) Business Development
8 58 (8.94%) Problem-Solving
9 54 (8.32%) PRINCE2
10 50 (7.70%) CRM
10 50 (7.70%) ITIL
11 43 (6.63%) Mentoring
12 39 (6.01%) Information Security
13 38 (5.86%) Migration
14 37 (5.70%) Business Analysis
15 34 (5.24%) IT Strategy
16 33 (5.08%) Data Modelling
16 33 (5.08%) ETL
17 31 (4.78%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 110 (16.95%) SQL
2 56 (8.63%) Java
3 38 (5.86%) Python
4 28 (4.31%) C
5 26 (4.01%) JavaScript
6 23 (3.54%) C#
7 21 (3.24%) Apex Code
8 18 (2.77%) R
9 14 (2.16%) VBA
10 8 (1.23%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.08%) Go
12 6 (0.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 6 (0.92%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.62%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.46%) Java 8
15 2 (0.31%) ABAP
15 2 (0.31%) C++
15 2 (0.31%) Ruby
15 2 (0.31%) VB
16 1 (0.15%) Perl
Qualifications
1 108 (16.64%) Degree
2 41 (6.32%) CISSP
3 29 (4.47%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (4.16%) CCNP
5 24 (3.70%) CISA
6 23 (3.54%) Computer Science Degree
7 21 (3.24%) CISM
8 18 (2.77%) PMI Certification
9 17 (2.62%) CCNA
9 17 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (2.16%) CFA
10 14 (2.16%) Security Cleared
11 13 (2.00%) CIMA
11 13 (2.00%) Master's Degree
12 8 (1.23%) MCSE
12 8 (1.23%) PMP
12 8 (1.23%) SC Cleared
13 7 (1.08%) ACCA
13 7 (1.08%) ISEB
13 7 (1.08%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (6.78%) GDPR
2 38 (5.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (4.31%) PCI DSS
4 21 (3.24%) COBIT
5 13 (2.00%) QA
6 9 (1.39%) PMO
7 8 (1.23%) Dodd-Frank
8 7 (1.08%) FATCA
8 7 (1.08%) IFRS
8 7 (1.08%) IFRS 9
8 7 (1.08%) Solvency II
9 6 (0.92%) PMBOK
10 5 (0.77%) GCP
10 5 (0.77%) ISO 14001
10 5 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 5 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.46%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 3 (0.46%) MiFID
11 3 (0.46%) NIST 800
12 2 (0.31%) EMIR
System Software
1 31 (4.78%) Hyper-V
2 29 (4.47%) Active Directory
3 22 (3.39%) vSphere
4 21 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (2.31%) Docker
6 12 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (0.92%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (0.77%) iptables
9 5 (0.77%) KVM
9 5 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.77%) VMware Server
10 4 (0.62%) NFS
11 3 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.31%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.15%) StorNext
13 1 (0.15%) VMware NSX
13 1 (0.15%) XenApp
13 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.15%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 16 (2.47%) Puppet
2 14 (2.16%) QRadar
3 13 (2.00%) Ansible
3 13 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (1.85%) Terraform
5 11 (1.69%) SCCM
6 10 (1.54%) Kubernetes
7 9 (1.39%) EnCase
7 9 (1.39%) FTK
8 6 (0.92%) FortiGate
9 4 (0.62%) Automic
9 4 (0.62%) Capistrano
9 4 (0.62%) Mesos
9 4 (0.62%) Packer
10 3 (0.46%) Consul
10 3 (0.46%) CSIRT
10 3 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.46%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.31%) HP ALM
11 2 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 81 (12.48%) Oracle
2 78 (12.02%) Microsoft
3 69 (10.63%) SAP
4 68 (10.48%) Salesforce.com
5 44 (6.78%) Tableau
6 43 (6.63%) IBM
7 38 (5.86%) VMware
8 28 (4.31%) Citrix
9 22 (3.39%) Adobe
10 21 (3.24%) Cisco
10 21 (3.24%) Splunk
11 19 (2.93%) HP
12 18 (2.77%) Hyperion
12 18 (2.77%) Informatica
12 18 (2.77%) MicroStrategy
13 15 (2.31%) Juniper
13 15 (2.31%) Qualys
14 14 (2.16%) Alteryx
14 14 (2.16%) Talend
15 13 (2.00%) Nuix