Period
to 24 February 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior Consultant was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 24 February 2020.

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
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 363 360 422
Rank change year-on-year -3 +62 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 106 157 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.47% 0.59% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.61% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 82 109 93
South East median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £52,500 £42,500 £34,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -

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 21,591 25,553 30,510
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.66% 96.50% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17,629 21,146 25,531
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +5.26%

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 24 February 2020.

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 24 February 2020. 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 +44 56 £65,000 -7.14% 5
Berkshire +9 36 £65,000 -7.14% 2
Hampshire +22 26 £55,000 +15.79% 2
Buckinghamshire +29 18 £70,000 +12.00% 1
Surrey +2 17 £55,000 -29.94% 4
West Sussex +7 6 £55,000 -8.33%
Oxfordshire +16 2 £61,250 -6.13% 2
East Sussex +2 1 £55,000 +46.67% 1
Kent - 1 - - 1
Senior Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, 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 South East region featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 39 (36.79%) Presales
2 38 (35.85%) Microsoft
3 35 (33.02%) Degree
4 33 (31.13%) Finance
5 28 (26.42%) Azure
6 27 (25.47%) SQL
7 26 (24.53%) SAP
8 20 (18.87%) Windows
8 20 (18.87%) Python
9 19 (17.92%) Linux
9 19 (17.92%) SQL Server
9 19 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (17.92%) Mentoring
10 18 (16.98%) Java
11 16 (15.09%) C#
11 16 (15.09%) Computer Science
12 15 (14.15%) ERP
13 14 (13.21%) Public Sector
14 13 (12.26%) Integration Testing
15 12 (11.32%) Mathematics
15 12 (11.32%) Security Cleared
15 12 (11.32%) XML
15 12 (11.32%) Active Directory
15 12 (11.32%) Data Centre
16 11 (10.38%) IaaS
16 11 (10.38%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (10.38%) Oracle
16 11 (10.38%) Shell Script
16 11 (10.38%) SAP FI
16 11 (10.38%) SAP FI/CO

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 5 (4.72%) Confluence
2 4 (3.77%) MQSeries
2 4 (3.77%) Office Communications Server
2 4 (3.77%) Skype for Business
2 4 (3.77%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.89%) IIS
3 2 (1.89%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.94%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 11 (10.38%) SAP CO
1 11 (10.38%) SAP FI
1 11 (10.38%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (7.55%) SAP S/4HANA
3 6 (5.66%) SAP BPC
3 6 (5.66%) SAP PS
4 4 (3.77%) SAP ERP
5 3 (2.83%) NetSuite
6 2 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (1.89%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.94%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.94%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 28 (26.42%) Azure
2 11 (10.38%) IaaS
3 9 (8.49%) AWS
4 8 (7.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (7.55%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (7.55%) Office 365
5 6 (5.66%) PaaS
6 5 (4.72%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (4.72%) Serverless
7 4 (3.77%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 4 (3.77%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (1.89%) SaaS
9 1 (0.94%) Boomi
9 1 (0.94%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.55%) Wireless
2 6 (5.66%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (5.66%) WAN
3 5 (4.72%) SSL
4 4 (3.77%) PBX
4 4 (3.77%) Skype
4 4 (3.77%) Unified Communications
5 3 (2.83%) Firewall
5 3 (2.83%) Internet
6 2 (1.89%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (1.89%) LAN
6 2 (1.89%) Network Security
7 1 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.94%) Cisco Firepower
7 1 (0.94%) Junos
7 1 (0.94%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.94%) NX-OS
7 1 (0.94%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (0.94%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.94%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.60%) MySQL
3 5 (4.72%) SAP BW
4 4 (3.77%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2017
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.94%) Big Data
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (7.55%) Selenium
1 8 (7.55%) SpecFlow
2 7 (6.60%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.60%) Subversion
3 5 (4.72%) JIRA
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.94%) Toad
4 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 33 (31.13%) Finance
2 14 (13.21%) Public Sector
3 7 (6.60%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.72%) Marketing
5 4 (3.77%) Electronics
5 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.83%) Retail
7 2 (1.89%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.94%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.94%) Banking
8 1 (0.94%) Billing
8 1 (0.94%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.32%) XML
2 6 (5.66%) JSON
3 5 (4.72%) SAP PI
4 4 (3.77%) IDoc
4 4 (3.77%) LDAP
4 4 (3.77%) Middleware
4 4 (3.77%) REST
4 4 (3.77%) SAP ALE
4 4 (3.77%) SOAP
4 4 (3.77%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (3.77%) XML Schema
5 2 (1.89%) .NET
5 2 (1.89%) SAP Basis
5 2 (1.89%) WCF
5 2 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.32%) Data Centre
2 10 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.49%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (3.77%) AS400
4 4 (3.77%) Handset
4 4 (3.77%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.77%) Tandem
4 4 (3.77%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.89%) APACS
5 2 (1.89%) Contactless
5 2 (1.89%) EMV
5 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.94%) Clustering
6 1 (0.94%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.87%) Windows
2 19 (17.92%) Linux
3 10 (9.43%) Unix
4 8 (7.55%) Windows 10
5 4 (3.77%) AIX
5 4 (3.77%) Solaris
6 3 (2.83%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (36.79%) Presales
2 19 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (17.92%) Mentoring
3 16 (15.09%) Computer Science
4 15 (14.15%) ERP
5 13 (12.26%) Integration Testing
6 12 (11.32%) Mathematics
7 11 (10.38%) Migration
8 10 (9.43%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (8.49%) DevOps
9 9 (8.49%) Project Delivery
10 8 (7.55%) SDLC
11 7 (6.60%) Open Source
11 7 (6.60%) Product Management
11 7 (6.60%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (6.60%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (5.66%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (5.66%) Record to Report
13 5 (4.72%) Multi-Factor Authentication
13 5 (4.72%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.47%) SQL
2 20 (18.87%) Python
3 18 (16.98%) Java
4 16 (15.09%) C#
5 11 (10.38%) Shell Script
6 9 (8.49%) PowerShell
7 8 (7.55%) C++
8 7 (6.60%) Perl
9 4 (3.77%) ABAP
10 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (33.02%) Degree
2 12 (11.32%) Security Cleared
3 11 (10.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (8.49%) SC Cleared
5 8 (7.55%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (4.72%) MCSE
8 4 (3.77%) CCIE
9 3 (2.83%) CCNP
10 2 (1.89%) CCA
10 2 (1.89%) CCDP
11 1 (0.94%) AAT
11 1 (0.94%) ACCA
11 1 (0.94%) CCIE Routing and Switching
11 1 (0.94%) CCSA
11 1 (0.94%) CIMA
11 1 (0.94%) CISA
11 1 (0.94%) CISM
11 1 (0.94%) CISSP
11 1 (0.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) QA
2 3 (2.83%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (11.32%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.66%) Docker
2 6 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.72%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.89%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.94%) vSphere
5 1 (0.94%) XenApp
5 1 (0.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (6.60%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (4.72%) Ansible
2 5 (4.72%) Kubernetes
2 5 (4.72%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (4.72%) Terraform
3 4 (3.77%) Tivoli
4 3 (2.83%) SCCM
5 1 (0.94%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.94%) SCOM
5 1 (0.94%) Stealthwatch
5 1 (0.94%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.94%) vRealize
Vendors
1 38 (35.85%) Microsoft
2 26 (24.53%) SAP
3 11 (10.38%) Oracle
4 8 (7.55%) VMware
5 7 (6.60%) Red Hat
6 6 (5.66%) Cisco
7 5 (4.72%) Atlassian
8 4 (3.77%) HP
8 4 (3.77%) IBM
8 4 (3.77%) Sonus
9 3 (2.83%) JD Edwards
10 2 (1.89%) Adyen
10 2 (1.89%) CA
10 2 (1.89%) Citrix
10 2 (1.89%) Elavon
10 2 (1.89%) Meraki
10 2 (1.89%) PayPal
10 2 (1.89%) TOWER Software
10 2 (1.89%) Wincor Nixdorf
10 2 (1.89%) WorldPay