The median annual salary for a Senior Consultant was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Consultant
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 167 183
Rank change year-on-year -12 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 26 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.66% 0.44% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.45% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 6
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,500 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3797 3322 3666
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.99% 97.51% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3184 2764 3007
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Senior Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Consultant in Manchester

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Consultant in Manchester.

Salary trend for Senior Consultant in Manchester

Senior Consultant
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Consultant in Manchester over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Consultant in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Manchester region featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 24 (46.15%) Finance
2 17 (32.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (30.77%) Manufacturing
4 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (26.92%) Open Source
5 14 (26.92%) Use Case
5 14 (26.92%) Local Government
5 14 (26.92%) Google
5 14 (26.92%) Requirements Analysis
5 14 (26.92%) Rackspace
5 14 (26.92%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (26.92%) DevOps
5 14 (26.92%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (26.92%) Management Information System
5 14 (26.92%) Migration
5 14 (26.92%) VMware
5 14 (26.92%) Retail
5 14 (26.92%) Middleware
5 14 (26.92%) UML
5 14 (26.92%) SOA
6 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
6 11 (21.15%) Web Services
7 10 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (19.23%) Analytics
7 10 (19.23%) CISSP
8 9 (17.31%) SAS
8 9 (17.31%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (17.31%) Data Analytics
8 9 (17.31%) Spotfire

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 9 (17.31%) SAS
2 4 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (3.85%) SAP CO
3 2 (3.85%) SAP FI
3 2 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.92%) SAP BPC
4 1 (1.92%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (26.92%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (1.92%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) QlikView
1 9 (17.31%) Spotfire
2 8 (15.38%) DataStage
3 1 (1.92%) Big Data
3 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.92%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.92%) SAP HANA
General
1 24 (46.15%) Finance
2 16 (30.77%) Manufacturing
3 14 (26.92%) Local Government
3 14 (26.92%) Retail
4 4 (7.69%) Legal
5 2 (3.85%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.92%) Middleware
2 11 (21.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Enterprise Software
1 14 (26.92%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (26.92%) DevOps
2 14 (26.92%) Migration
2 14 (26.92%) Open Source
2 14 (26.92%) Requirements Analysis
2 14 (26.92%) SOA
2 14 (26.92%) UML
2 14 (26.92%) Use Case
3 10 (19.23%) Analytics
4 9 (17.31%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (17.31%) Data Analytics
5 8 (15.38%) People Management
6 7 (13.46%) Mentoring
6 7 (13.46%) Project Management
7 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
7 6 (11.54%) Risk Management
7 6 (11.54%) Time Management
8 4 (7.69%) Performance Management
8 4 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
8 4 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (1.92%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) CISSP
2 6 (11.54%) CEH
2 6 (11.54%) CIMA
2 6 (11.54%) CLAS
2 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (9.62%) Degree
4 4 (7.69%) CISM
4 4 (7.69%) IISP
5 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (11.54%) ISO 9001
3 4 (7.69%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) Google
1 14 (26.92%) Rackspace
1 14 (26.92%) VMware
2 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
3 8 (15.38%) Ab Initio
3 8 (15.38%) Informatica
3 8 (15.38%) MicroStrategy
3 8 (15.38%) Oracle
4 4 (7.69%) ArcSight
4 4 (7.69%) Splunk
5 3 (5.77%) SAP
6 1 (1.92%) Avaya
6 1 (1.92%) Tableau