Period
to 16 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Consultant was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 374 332 353
Rank change year-on-year -42 +21 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 502 659 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.80% 0.94% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.99% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 354 498 504
London median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.57% +3.70%
10th Percentile £47,500 £52,125 £47,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £90,000 £87,500
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 59,858 66,803 67,767
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.37% 95.10% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 48,974 54,103 58,023
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 -47 41 £75,000 +15.38% 27
West London +31 17 £65,000 - 1
East London -2 3 £77,500 +19.23% 4
Senior Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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.

1 158 (31.47%) Finance
2 81 (16.14%) Java
3 80 (15.94%) Presales
4 79 (15.74%) Oracle
4 79 (15.74%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (15.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 75 (14.94%) Analytics
7 73 (14.54%) Business Intelligence
8 72 (14.34%) Mentoring
9 71 (14.14%) SQL
10 66 (13.15%) Degree
11 64 (12.75%) Stakeholder Management
12 62 (12.35%) Microsoft
13 58 (11.55%) Amazon AWS
14 57 (11.35%) DevOps
15 53 (10.56%) SAP
16 51 (10.16%) Windows
17 49 (9.76%) Python
17 49 (9.76%) Project Management
17 49 (9.76%) Banking
18 47 (9.36%) Continuous Integration
18 47 (9.36%) Problem-Solving
19 44 (8.76%) Test Automation
20 42 (8.37%) SQL Server
20 42 (8.37%) BDD
21 41 (8.17%) Docker
22 40 (7.97%) Coaching
22 40 (7.97%) CRM
22 40 (7.97%) ERP
22 40 (7.97%) ETL

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 14 (2.79%) Apache Spark
2 9 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.79%) WebLogic
3 8 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (1.39%) Confluence
5 6 (1.20%) SAS
6 5 (1.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (1.00%) GroupWise
6 5 (1.00%) IBM Notes
6 5 (1.00%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.80%) IIS
8 2 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.40%) CMS
8 2 (0.40%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.20%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.20%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (0.80%) Revit
3 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (3.39%) SAP S/4HANA
2 15 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (2.99%) HFM
3 10 (1.99%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (1.99%) SAP SCM
4 8 (1.59%) Cognos TM1
4 8 (1.59%) SAP SD
5 7 (1.39%) Cognos Planning
5 7 (1.39%) NetSuite
6 6 (1.20%) Hyperion Planning
6 6 (1.20%) SAP BPC
6 6 (1.20%) SAP IBP
7 5 (1.00%) SAP CO
7 5 (1.00%) SAP FI
7 5 (1.00%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.60%) SAP GRC
9 3 (0.60%) SAP MM
9 3 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.60%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 76 (15.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (11.55%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (7.17%) SaaS
4 31 (6.18%) Google Cloud Platform
5 26 (5.18%) AWS CloudFormation
5 26 (5.18%) Oracle CX
6 22 (4.38%) Office 365
7 18 (3.59%) PaaS
8 11 (2.19%) IaaS
9 9 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (1.79%) Oracle Service Cloud
10 8 (1.59%) Dynamics 365
11 7 (1.39%) GitHub
12 5 (1.00%) Amazon ELB
12 5 (1.00%) Azure Machine Learning
12 5 (1.00%) OneDrive
12 5 (1.00%) OpenShift
13 4 (0.80%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
13 4 (0.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (6.18%) Firewall
2 23 (4.58%) WAN
3 20 (3.98%) LAN
4 18 (3.59%) Network Security
5 14 (2.79%) SAN
6 12 (2.39%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (2.19%) DHCP
8 10 (1.99%) NAS
9 9 (1.79%) DNS
9 9 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
10 8 (1.59%) Cisco Firepower
10 8 (1.59%) TCP/IP
11 7 (1.39%) Sourcefire
12 6 (1.20%) WLAN
13 5 (1.00%) Cisco ISE
13 5 (1.00%) Structured Cabling
13 5 (1.00%) WebEx
14 4 (0.80%) PBX
14 4 (0.80%) SNMP
14 4 (0.80%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (8.37%) SQL Server
2 38 (7.57%) Big Data
3 20 (3.98%) Hadoop
4 19 (3.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (3.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (3.39%) Power BI
7 16 (3.19%) QlikView
8 13 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (2.39%) MySQL
10 10 (1.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 9 (1.79%) NoSQL
12 8 (1.59%) Oracle Database
12 8 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
12 8 (1.59%) SAP HANA
12 8 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
13 7 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
14 6 (1.20%) Qlik Sense
14 6 (1.20%) Relational Database
14 6 (1.20%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 27 (5.38%) Jenkins
1 27 (5.38%) TeamCity
2 25 (4.98%) IBM UrbanCode
2 25 (4.98%) Octopus Deploy
2 25 (4.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (4.98%) Travis CI
3 9 (1.79%) JIRA
4 7 (1.39%) Bitbucket
5 6 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (1.00%) JUnit
6 5 (1.00%) Mockito
7 2 (0.40%) gulp
7 2 (0.40%) Maven
7 2 (0.40%) Mocha
7 2 (0.40%) webpack
8 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.20%) Selenium
8 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 158 (31.47%) Finance
2 49 (9.76%) Banking
3 38 (7.57%) Marketing
4 34 (6.77%) Retail
5 23 (4.58%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.79%) Manufacturing
7 11 (2.19%) Advertising
7 11 (2.19%) Law
8 10 (1.99%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.79%) Legal
10 7 (1.39%) Back Office
11 6 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (1.00%) Corporate Banking
12 5 (1.00%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.80%) French Language
13 4 (0.80%) Front Office
13 4 (0.80%) German Language
14 3 (0.60%) Automotive
15 2 (0.40%) General Ledger
16 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.18%) Elastic Stack
2 19 (3.78%) HTML
3 14 (2.79%) REST
4 10 (1.99%) CSS
4 10 (1.99%) Spring
4 10 (1.99%) XML
5 9 (1.79%) AngularJS
5 9 (1.79%) J2EE
6 8 (1.59%) .NET
6 8 (1.59%) HTML5
7 6 (1.20%) React
7 6 (1.20%) SOAP
7 6 (1.20%) Spring Boot
7 6 (1.20%) Web Services
8 5 (1.00%) Apache Felix
8 5 (1.00%) OSGi
8 5 (1.00%) PowerMock
8 5 (1.00%) RESTful
9 4 (0.80%) Kafka
10 3 (0.60%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.98%) PlayStation
3 23 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (3.78%) Self-Motivation
5 17 (3.39%) Data Centre
6 13 (2.59%) User Experience
7 11 (2.19%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.79%) Enterprise Storage
8 9 (1.79%) Life Science
9 7 (1.39%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (1.20%) Tandem
11 5 (1.00%) Fintech
11 5 (1.00%) Linked Data
11 5 (1.00%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.00%) Robotics
11 5 (1.00%) Security Operations Centre
11 5 (1.00%) Semantic Web
12 4 (0.80%) Fixed Income
13 3 (0.60%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 51 (10.16%) Windows
2 37 (7.37%) Linux
3 25 (4.98%) Mesosphere
4 18 (3.59%) Windows Server
5 10 (1.99%) Windows 10
6 6 (1.20%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.60%) Unix
9 1 (0.20%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (15.94%) Presales
2 79 (15.74%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (14.94%) Analytics
4 73 (14.54%) Business Intelligence
5 72 (14.34%) Mentoring
6 64 (12.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 57 (11.35%) DevOps
8 49 (9.76%) Project Management
9 47 (9.36%) Continuous Integration
9 47 (9.36%) Problem-Solving
10 44 (8.76%) Test Automation
11 42 (8.37%) BDD
12 40 (7.97%) Coaching
12 40 (7.97%) CRM
12 40 (7.97%) ERP
12 40 (7.97%) ETL
13 38 (7.57%) Cybersecurity
14 36 (7.17%) Data Science
15 35 (6.97%) Open Source
16 34 (6.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 81 (16.14%) Java
2 71 (14.14%) SQL
3 49 (9.76%) Python
4 36 (7.17%) PowerShell
5 34 (6.77%) JavaScript
6 32 (6.37%) C#
7 27 (5.38%) Bash Shell
8 25 (4.98%) Go
9 18 (3.59%) R
10 12 (2.39%) C
10 12 (2.39%) PHP
10 12 (2.39%) Ruby
11 9 (1.79%) Apex Code
12 6 (1.20%) Java 8
13 5 (1.00%) ABAP
14 3 (0.60%) Perl
15 2 (0.40%) Clojure
15 2 (0.40%) Java 9
15 2 (0.40%) Scala
15 2 (0.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (13.15%) Degree
2 22 (4.38%) CISSP
3 17 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (2.39%) CISA
4 12 (2.39%) CISM
4 12 (2.39%) MBA
5 10 (1.99%) CCNP
6 9 (1.79%) CCIE
6 9 (1.79%) CIMA
6 9 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (1.79%) Security Cleared
7 7 (1.39%) ACCA
7 7 (1.39%) CCNA
7 7 (1.39%) PhD
8 6 (1.20%) PMI Certification
8 6 (1.20%) SC Cleared
9 5 (1.00%) CRISC
9 5 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.80%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (7.77%) QA
2 19 (3.78%) GDPR
3 17 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (3.19%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.80%) COBIT
5 4 (0.80%) PMO
6 3 (0.60%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.60%) IFRS
6 3 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.40%) FATCA
7 2 (0.40%) IFRS 9
7 2 (0.40%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.20%) COSO
8 1 (0.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.20%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.20%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.20%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.20%) NIST 800
8 1 (0.20%) PMBOK
System Software
1 41 (8.17%) Docker
2 23 (4.58%) Active Directory
3 18 (3.59%) Hyper-V
4 14 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (2.59%) vSphere
6 7 (1.39%) ProxySG
7 3 (0.60%) vCloud
7 3 (0.60%) VMware NSX
8 2 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.40%) XenApp
8 2 (0.40%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.20%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.20%) KVM
9 1 (0.20%) NFS
9 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 32 (6.37%) Ansible
2 29 (5.78%) Kubernetes
3 28 (5.58%) Puppet
3 28 (5.58%) Terraform
4 25 (4.98%) Automic
4 25 (4.98%) Consul
4 25 (4.98%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (4.98%) Prometheus
5 6 (1.20%) SCCM
6 5 (1.00%) Nessus
7 4 (0.80%) Backup Exec
7 4 (0.80%) vCenter Server
8 3 (0.60%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (0.60%) FortiGate
8 3 (0.60%) vRealize
8 3 (0.60%) WSUS
9 2 (0.40%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 2 (0.40%) CSIRT
9 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.20%) QRadar
Vendors
1 79 (15.74%) Oracle
2 62 (12.35%) Microsoft
3 53 (10.56%) SAP
4 39 (7.77%) Splunk
5 37 (7.37%) Tableau
6 26 (5.18%) Salesforce.com
7 25 (4.98%) Cisco
8 23 (4.58%) VMware
9 17 (3.39%) Hyperion
10 14 (2.79%) Cognos
11 13 (2.59%) F5
12 11 (2.19%) Citrix
12 11 (2.19%) IBM
13 10 (1.99%) CheckPoint
13 10 (1.99%) Juniper
13 10 (1.99%) Palo Alto
14 9 (1.79%) Ariba
14 9 (1.79%) Dell
14 9 (1.79%) Informatica
14 9 (1.79%) MicroStrategy