Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 22 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 237 235 220
Rank change year-on-year -2 -15 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 57 44 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.71% 0.59% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.60% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 54 37 32
Manchester median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +16.28% +2.38%
10th Percentile £49,375 £38,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £72,500 £74,750
North West median annual salary £60,000 £58,750 £58,000
% change year-on-year +2.13% +1.29% +5.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7767 7309 7124
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 97.44% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6454 6278 5936
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,835
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Senior Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Senior Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 22 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 Manchester region featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 31 (54.39%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (45.61%) Finance
3 20 (35.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (35.09%) SQL
4 16 (28.07%) Banking
4 16 (28.07%) Analytics
4 16 (28.07%) Mentoring
5 15 (26.32%) PROC SQL
5 15 (26.32%) Visual Analytics
5 15 (26.32%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 15 (26.32%) Infrastructure Management
5 15 (26.32%) People Management
5 15 (26.32%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 15 (26.32%) SAS Macro
5 15 (26.32%) Base SAS
5 15 (26.32%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 15 (26.32%) ProC
5 15 (26.32%) SAS
6 12 (21.05%) IT Strategy
7 11 (19.30%) Retail
7 11 (19.30%) SAP
8 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
8 7 (12.28%) Project Management
9 6 (10.53%) Web Services
9 6 (10.53%) Manufacturing
9 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (8.77%) Open Source
10 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (8.77%) Rackspace

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 15 (26.32%) SAS
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) SAP Retail
1 5 (8.77%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (7.02%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (7.02%) SAP HCM
3 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.75%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.77%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (7.02%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) Base SAS
1 15 (26.32%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 15 (26.32%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 15 (26.32%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.75%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.75%) DataStage
3 1 (1.75%) DB2
3 1 (1.75%) DecisionStream
3 1 (1.75%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.75%) Power BI
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (26.32%) ProC
General
1 26 (45.61%) Finance
2 16 (28.07%) Banking
3 11 (19.30%) Retail
4 6 (10.53%) Manufacturing
5 5 (8.77%) Advertising
5 5 (8.77%) Local Government
6 1 (1.75%) Back Office
6 1 (1.75%) Marketing
6 1 (1.75%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) Web Services
2 5 (8.77%) Middleware
3 1 (1.75%) .NET
3 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.75%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.75%) REST
3 1 (1.75%) SOAP
3 1 (1.75%) Spring
3 1 (1.75%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (54.39%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.02%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (28.07%) Analytics
2 16 (28.07%) Mentoring
3 15 (26.32%) Infrastructure Management
3 15 (26.32%) People Management
3 15 (26.32%) Visual Analytics
4 12 (21.05%) IT Strategy
5 7 (12.28%) Project Management
6 5 (8.77%) DevOps
6 5 (8.77%) ERP
6 5 (8.77%) Integration Testing
6 5 (8.77%) Migration
6 5 (8.77%) Open Source
6 5 (8.77%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (8.77%) SOA
6 5 (8.77%) UML
6 5 (8.77%) Use Case
7 4 (7.02%) Change Management
7 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.09%) SQL
2 15 (26.32%) PROC SQL
2 15 (26.32%) SAS Macro
3 1 (1.75%) C#
3 1 (1.75%) Groovy
3 1 (1.75%) Java
3 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.75%) Python
3 1 (1.75%) Ruby
3 1 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) ACCA
2 3 (5.26%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) GDPR
1 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) SAP
2 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.77%) Google
3 5 (8.77%) Rackspace
3 5 (8.77%) VMware
4 4 (7.02%) Oracle
5 3 (5.26%) Sage
6 2 (3.51%) Epicor
6 2 (3.51%) Infor
6 2 (3.51%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.75%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.75%) Cognos
7 1 (1.75%) IBM
7 1 (1.75%) IFS