The median annual salary for a Senior Consultant was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 30 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 133 141
Rank change year-on-year +9 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 18 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.77% 0.81% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.85% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 11
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +18.18%  
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 Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2245 2808 2977
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.98% 94.77% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1379 1827 1823
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Senior Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Consultant in Scotland

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Senior Consultant in Scotland

Senior Consultant
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Consultant in Scotland over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Consultant in Scotland

Senior Consultant
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Consultant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -6 8 £70,000 +3.70% 2
Glasgow +13 3 - -
Falkirk - 3 £50,000 -
Senior Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 Scotland region featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 30 (81.08%) Finance
2 16 (43.24%) Project Management
3 13 (35.14%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (29.73%) Wealth Management
4 11 (29.73%) Business Analysis
4 11 (29.73%) SAS
4 11 (29.73%) SQL
5 10 (27.03%) Workflow
6 9 (24.32%) Risk Management
6 9 (24.32%) Legal
6 9 (24.32%) Analytics
6 9 (24.32%) Line Management
7 8 (21.62%) Case Management
7 8 (21.62%) Decision Tree
7 8 (21.62%) Fintech
7 8 (21.62%) Apache Pig
7 8 (21.62%) Ambari
7 8 (21.62%) Machine Learning
7 8 (21.62%) Functional Testing
7 8 (21.62%) Business Analytics
7 8 (21.62%) Factor Analysis
7 8 (21.62%) People Management
7 8 (21.62%) KYC
7 8 (21.62%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 8 (21.62%) Degree
7 8 (21.62%) Hadoop
7 8 (21.62%) Apache Hive
7 8 (21.62%) Regression Analysis
7 8 (21.62%) R
7 8 (21.62%) Change Control

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 11 (29.73%) SAS
2 8 (21.62%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Project
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) SAP CO
1 4 (10.81%) SAP FI
1 4 (10.81%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (10.81%) SAP FI-AP
1 4 (10.81%) SAP FI-AR
2 2 (5.41%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 2 (5.41%) PeopleSoft HCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) Apache Hive
1 8 (21.62%) Data Mining
1 8 (21.62%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 30 (81.08%) Finance
2 9 (24.32%) Legal
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Back Office
4 1 (2.70%) Private Banking
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (21.62%) Fintech
3 1 (2.70%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
1 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
1 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Project Management
2 11 (29.73%) Business Analysis
2 11 (29.73%) Wealth Management
3 10 (27.03%) Workflow
4 9 (24.32%) Analytics
4 9 (24.32%) Line Management
4 9 (24.32%) Risk Management
5 8 (21.62%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 8 (21.62%) Business Analytics
5 8 (21.62%) Case Management
5 8 (21.62%) Change Control
5 8 (21.62%) Data Analysis
5 8 (21.62%) Decision Tree
5 8 (21.62%) Factor Analysis
5 8 (21.62%) Functional Testing
5 8 (21.62%) KYC
5 8 (21.62%) Machine Learning
5 8 (21.62%) People Management
5 8 (21.62%) Regression Analysis
6 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) SQL
2 8 (21.62%) Python
2 8 (21.62%) R
3 1 (2.70%) C
3 1 (2.70%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) PeopleCode
3 1 (2.70%) SQR
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) ACCA
2 4 (10.81%) CIMA
3 1 (2.70%) GCIH
3 1 (2.70%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) PMO
2 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.70%) GDPR
2 1 (2.70%) MiFID
2 1 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) Ambari
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (2.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (2.70%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) SAP
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (5.41%) Citrix
3 2 (5.41%) Cognizant
3 2 (5.41%) VMware
4 1 (2.70%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
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