Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 17 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
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 395 404 344
Rank change year-on-year +9 -60 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 166 199 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.54% 0.57% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.58% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 129 114 304
South East median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £44,250 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £100,000 £71,775
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29566 34125 41527
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.97% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24692 28612 34601
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Senior Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Consultant in the South East

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Senior Consultant in the South East

Senior Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Consultant in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Consultant in the South East

Senior Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Consultant within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley -35 52 £63,750 -12.07% 3
Berkshire -23 37 £75,000 +3.45% 1
Hampshire +11 35 £75,000 +25.00%
Surrey +11 30 £52,500 -8.70%
West Sussex +14 16 £60,000 +2.13% 1
Oxfordshire +5 12 £80,000 +10.34%
Buckinghamshire +16 9 £80,000 -5.88% 2
East Sussex -6 3 £25,000 -
Middlesex - 3 - -
Kent +9 1 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Senior Consultant
England

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 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 South East region featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 51 (30.72%) Degree
2 40 (24.10%) Telecoms
3 39 (23.49%) SAP
4 38 (22.89%) Microsoft
5 37 (22.29%) Finance
6 33 (19.88%) Electronics
6 33 (19.88%) Presales
7 32 (19.28%) Security Cleared
8 31 (18.67%) SC Cleared
8 31 (18.67%) Computer Science
9 26 (15.66%) Information Security
9 26 (15.66%) C#
9 26 (15.66%) .NET
10 23 (13.86%) Firewall
10 23 (13.86%) Banking
11 22 (13.25%) ITIL
11 22 (13.25%) Creative Thinking
12 21 (12.65%) Analytical Skills
12 21 (12.65%) Microsoft Azure
13 20 (12.05%) Mobile Payment
13 20 (12.05%) NFC
13 20 (12.05%) Integration Testing
13 20 (12.05%) Spreadsheet
13 20 (12.05%) Identity Access Management
13 20 (12.05%) Contactless
13 20 (12.05%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (12.05%) Management Information System
13 20 (12.05%) Hyperion
13 20 (12.05%) EMV
13 20 (12.05%) Smartcard

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (4.22%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (3.01%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.81%) Apache
3 3 (1.81%) CMS
3 3 (1.81%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.20%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.20%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.60%) Moodle
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.60%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.60%) Totara
Applications
1 20 (12.05%) Spreadsheet
2 9 (5.42%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (4.22%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.61%) SAP CO
1 6 (3.61%) SAP FI
1 6 (3.61%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (3.61%) SAP LE
1 6 (3.61%) SAP MM
1 6 (3.61%) SAP Retail
1 6 (3.61%) SAP S/4HANA
1 6 (3.61%) SAP SCM
1 6 (3.61%) SAP SD
2 4 (2.41%) SAP BPC
3 3 (1.81%) SAP WM
4 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.60%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.60%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.60%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.60%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.61%) Office 365
4 3 (1.81%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (1.20%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.20%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.20%) PaaS
5 2 (1.20%) SaaS
6 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.60%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.86%) Firewall
2 20 (12.05%) NFC
3 18 (10.84%) VPN
4 15 (9.04%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (8.43%) Wireless
6 13 (7.83%) IPsec
7 12 (7.23%) Internet
8 10 (6.02%) Cisco PIX
8 10 (6.02%) SSL
9 9 (5.42%) DMVPN
9 9 (5.42%) FWSM
9 9 (5.42%) Network Security
9 9 (5.42%) TCP/IP
10 8 (4.82%) BGP
11 6 (3.61%) Intrusion Detection
12 5 (3.01%) DNS
13 4 (2.41%) MPLS
14 3 (1.81%) OSPF
14 3 (1.81%) SAN
14 3 (1.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.82%) SAP BW
3 7 (4.22%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (4.22%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 7 (4.22%) QlikView
3 7 (4.22%) Semantic Layer
4 6 (3.61%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (2.41%) MS Access
5 4 (2.41%) MySQL
6 3 (1.81%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (1.81%) Big Data
6 3 (1.81%) GIS
7 2 (1.20%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.60%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (1.81%) Axure RP
1 3 (1.81%) Hudson
1 3 (1.81%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
General
1 40 (24.10%) Telecoms
2 37 (22.29%) Finance
3 33 (19.88%) Electronics
4 23 (13.86%) Banking
5 19 (11.45%) Retail
6 18 (10.84%) Marketing
7 15 (9.04%) Retail Banking
8 14 (8.43%) Manufacturing
9 12 (7.23%) Legal
10 9 (5.42%) Digital Economy
11 3 (1.81%) Aerospace
11 3 (1.81%) Wholesale Banking
12 1 (0.60%) Advertising
12 1 (0.60%) German Language
12 1 (0.60%) Law
12 1 (0.60%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.66%) .NET
2 15 (9.04%) HTML
3 12 (7.23%) CSS
4 11 (6.63%) ASP.NET
5 10 (6.02%) FIX Protocol
6 9 (5.42%) Web Services
7 7 (4.22%) Middleware
7 7 (4.22%) WCF
8 4 (2.41%) SAP Basis
9 3 (1.81%) JSON
10 1 (0.60%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.60%) 802.1X
10 1 (0.60%) Ajax
10 1 (0.60%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.60%) jQuery
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.60%) React
Miscellaneous
1 31 (18.67%) Computer Science
2 21 (12.65%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (12.05%) Contactless
3 20 (12.05%) EMV
3 20 (12.05%) Management Information System
3 20 (12.05%) Mobile Payment
3 20 (12.05%) Smartcard
4 12 (7.23%) Digital Currency
4 12 (7.23%) Digital TV
5 10 (6.02%) SWIFT
6 5 (3.01%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.01%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.41%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.81%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.81%) EPoS
8 3 (1.81%) Fintech
8 3 (1.81%) Social Media
8 3 (1.81%) User Experience
9 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.20%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.64%) Linux
2 6 (3.61%) Windows
3 5 (3.01%) Unix
4 2 (1.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (19.88%) Presales
2 26 (15.66%) Information Security
3 22 (13.25%) Creative Thinking
3 22 (13.25%) ITIL
4 20 (12.05%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (12.05%) Cryptography
4 20 (12.05%) Identity Access Management
4 20 (12.05%) Integration Testing
4 20 (12.05%) Technical Architecture
5 18 (10.84%) Mentoring
6 16 (9.64%) Cybersecurity
6 16 (9.64%) Systems Analysis
7 14 (8.43%) Coaching
8 13 (7.83%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (7.83%) Digital Marketing
8 13 (7.83%) Programme Management
9 12 (7.23%) OO
9 12 (7.23%) Penetration Testing
9 12 (7.23%) Requirements Analysis
9 12 (7.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (15.66%) C#
2 17 (10.24%) Java
2 17 (10.24%) JavaScript
3 16 (9.64%) SQL
4 12 (7.23%) C
5 7 (4.22%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.01%) PHP
7 4 (2.41%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.20%) Python
9 1 (0.60%) ABAP
9 1 (0.60%) PHP 5
9 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 51 (30.72%) Degree
2 32 (19.28%) Security Cleared
3 31 (18.67%) SC Cleared
4 14 (8.43%) CISSP
5 12 (7.23%) CISM
6 10 (6.02%) DV Cleared
7 7 (4.22%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (3.61%) CCIE
8 6 (3.61%) CCNP
9 5 (3.01%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (2.41%) CISA
10 4 (2.41%) MCSE
11 2 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.60%) CCA
12 1 (0.60%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.60%) JNCIE
12 1 (0.60%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.60%) MCTS
12 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.02%) PCI DSS
2 9 (5.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.61%) PMO
4 4 (2.41%) QA
5 1 (0.60%) BS7799
5 1 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.22%) Hyper-V
2 6 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.41%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.81%) Docker
5 2 (1.20%) XenApp
6 1 (0.60%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (5.42%) Nessus
1 9 (5.42%) Nmap
2 5 (3.01%) Nagios
2 5 (3.01%) SCOM
3 4 (2.41%) Ansible
3 4 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.41%) Puppet
3 4 (2.41%) Terraform
4 3 (1.81%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.81%) Mesos
4 3 (1.81%) rkt
Vendors
1 39 (23.49%) SAP
2 38 (22.89%) Microsoft
3 20 (12.05%) Hyperion
4 19 (11.45%) Cisco
5 10 (6.02%) Palo Alto
6 9 (5.42%) NetWitness
6 9 (5.42%) Qualys
6 9 (5.42%) Splunk
6 9 (5.42%) VMware
7 8 (4.82%) Oracle
8 7 (4.22%) Citrix
8 7 (4.22%) Juniper
9 6 (3.61%) Fortinet
9 6 (3.61%) SolarWinds
10 4 (2.41%) OpenText
11 3 (1.81%) F5
11 3 (1.81%) Google
12 2 (1.20%) Blue Coat
12 2 (1.20%) HP
12 2 (1.20%) NetApp