The median annual salary for a Senior Consultant was £56,250 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 252 330 280
Rank change year-on-year +78 -50  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 132 113 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.90% 0.62% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.64% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 102 46 139
Median salary £56,250 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,850 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -11.53% +13.04%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14206 17673 20720
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.63% 96.96% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11912 15039 16887
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 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
Berkshire +21 38 £57,500 -8.00% 2
Hampshire +38 27 £67,500 -12.90%
Surrey +30 17 £52,500 -4.54%
West Sussex +17 7 £70,000 -
Oxfordshire +7 6 £50,000 -28.57% 1
East Sussex +8 3 £25,000 -
Kent +10 2 £45,000 -14.28%
Middlesex +5 1 £52,500 -16.00% 1
Home Counties +3 1 £65,000 +8.33%
Buckinghamshire -13 1 £62,500 +108.33%
Senior Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 64 (25.91%) Finance
2 58 (23.48%) Degree
3 56 (22.67%) SAP
4 47 (19.03%) Telecoms
5 41 (16.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (16.60%) Microsoft
6 39 (15.79%) Oracle
7 38 (15.38%) .NET
7 38 (15.38%) Presales
8 37 (14.98%) Management Information System
9 33 (13.36%) Computer Science
10 32 (12.96%) Cisco
11 31 (12.55%) Electronics
11 31 (12.55%) Banking
12 29 (11.74%) SQL
12 29 (11.74%) C#
12 29 (11.74%) Security Cleared
13 27 (10.93%) Manufacturing
13 27 (10.93%) Microsoft Azure
14 26 (10.53%) Java
14 26 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
15 25 (10.12%) Retail
16 24 (9.72%) Wireless
16 24 (9.72%) Requirements Analysis
17 23 (9.31%) Systems Analysis
17 23 (9.31%) Integration Testing
17 23 (9.31%) SDLC
17 23 (9.31%) Agile Software Development
18 22 (8.91%) Cryptography
18 22 (8.91%) JavaScript

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 11 (4.45%) IIS
2 8 (3.24%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (2.43%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.02%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.62%) Apache
6 3 (1.21%) ArcGIS
6 3 (1.21%) SAS
7 2 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.40%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.40%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (8.91%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (0.81%) SPSS Modeler
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 21 (8.50%) SAP CO
1 21 (8.50%) SAP FI
1 21 (8.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 14 (5.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (5.67%) SAP S/4HANA
3 13 (5.26%) Oracle ERP
4 12 (4.86%) SAP SD
5 11 (4.45%) Oracle EBS R12
6 10 (4.05%) Oracle EBS
7 9 (3.64%) SAP BPC
7 9 (3.64%) SAP MM
7 9 (3.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 8 (3.24%) SAP WM
9 7 (2.83%) SAP Retail
10 6 (2.43%) Oracle 11i
10 6 (2.43%) Oracle HRMS
10 6 (2.43%) Oracle Payroll
11 5 (2.02%) Dynamics AX
11 5 (2.02%) NetSuite
11 5 (2.02%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 27 (10.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.64%) Dynamics 365
3 7 (2.83%) Office 365
4 5 (2.02%) SaaS
5 4 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (1.21%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.72%) Wireless
2 22 (8.91%) Internet
2 22 (8.91%) NFC
3 19 (7.69%) Firewall
4 15 (6.07%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (5.67%) BGP
6 11 (4.45%) Cisco PIX
6 11 (4.45%) MPLS
6 11 (4.45%) OSPF
7 10 (4.05%) Network Security
8 9 (3.64%) VPN
9 8 (3.24%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (3.24%) IOS XR
9 8 (3.24%) NX-OS
10 7 (2.83%) Cisco ISE
10 7 (2.83%) TCP/IP
11 6 (2.43%) NetScreen
11 6 (2.43%) SAN
12 5 (2.02%) IPsec
12 5 (2.02%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.91%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.45%) QlikView
2 11 (4.45%) SAP BW
3 8 (3.24%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (3.24%) SAP HANA
4 7 (2.83%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 7 (2.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 6 (2.43%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (2.43%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.43%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (1.62%) MySQL
6 4 (1.62%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (1.62%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.21%) Geospatial Data
7 3 (1.21%) GIS
8 2 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.81%) DB2
8 2 (0.81%) Power BI
9 1 (0.40%) Cognos Powerplay
9 1 (0.40%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (2.02%) IDA Disassembler
1 5 (2.02%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.81%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.40%) Selenium
3 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.40%) WebDriver
General
1 64 (25.91%) Finance
2 47 (19.03%) Telecoms
3 31 (12.55%) Banking
3 31 (12.55%) Electronics
4 27 (10.93%) Manufacturing
5 25 (10.12%) Retail
6 22 (8.91%) Marketing
7 7 (2.83%) Retail Banking
8 5 (2.02%) Billing
8 5 (2.02%) Digital Economy
8 5 (2.02%) German Language
8 5 (2.02%) Legal
9 4 (1.62%) Advertising
10 3 (1.21%) Local Government
11 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (15.38%) .NET
2 17 (6.88%) WCF
2 17 (6.88%) XML
3 12 (4.86%) HTML
4 10 (4.05%) MSMQ
4 10 (4.05%) RESTful
5 9 (3.64%) ASP.NET
6 7 (2.83%) CSS
6 7 (2.83%) Middleware
7 6 (2.43%) 802.1X
8 5 (2.02%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (1.62%) SAP Fiori
10 3 (1.21%) SAPUI5
10 3 (1.21%) Web Services
11 1 (0.40%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (0.40%) J2EE
11 1 (0.40%) React
11 1 (0.40%) SAP Basis
11 1 (0.40%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.98%) Management Information System
2 33 (13.36%) Computer Science
3 22 (8.91%) Contactless
3 22 (8.91%) Digital TV
3 22 (8.91%) EMV
3 22 (8.91%) Mobile Payment
3 22 (8.91%) Smartcard
4 14 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (3.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 6 (2.43%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.43%) Driving Licence
8 5 (2.02%) SWIFT
9 4 (1.62%) EPoS
9 4 (1.62%) Fintech
10 3 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.81%) LPAR
11 2 (0.81%) Replication
12 1 (0.40%) HACMP
12 1 (0.40%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.29%) Windows
2 14 (5.67%) Linux
3 8 (3.24%) VxWorks
3 8 (3.24%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.62%) Unix
5 3 (1.21%) AIX
6 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (16.60%) Stakeholder Management
2 38 (15.38%) Presales
3 26 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (9.72%) Requirements Analysis
5 23 (9.31%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (9.31%) Integration Testing
5 23 (9.31%) SDLC
5 23 (9.31%) Systems Analysis
6 22 (8.91%) Cryptography
6 22 (8.91%) Technical Architecture
7 19 (7.69%) ERP
8 17 (6.88%) CRM
9 16 (6.48%) Risk Analysis
10 15 (6.07%) Identity Management
10 15 (6.07%) OO
10 15 (6.07%) Penetration Testing
10 15 (6.07%) Project Management
11 14 (5.67%) Change Management
12 13 (5.26%) ITIL
12 13 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 29 (11.74%) C#
1 29 (11.74%) SQL
2 26 (10.53%) Java
3 22 (8.91%) JavaScript
4 15 (6.07%) C
4 15 (6.07%) Python
5 8 (3.24%) C++
6 7 (2.83%) PL/SQL
6 7 (2.83%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.02%) ABAP
8 3 (1.21%) R
9 1 (0.40%) Perl
9 1 (0.40%) PHP
9 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 58 (23.48%) Degree
2 29 (11.74%) Security Cleared
3 21 (8.50%) SC Cleared
4 20 (8.10%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (7.29%) CCIE
6 16 (6.48%) CISSP
7 14 (5.67%) DV Cleared
8 8 (3.24%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (2.83%) CCSE
9 7 (2.83%) CISA
9 7 (2.83%) CISM
10 6 (2.43%) CCA
10 6 (2.43%) CCIE Security
10 6 (2.43%) JNCIS
11 5 (2.02%) CSSLP
11 5 (2.02%) JNCIE
11 5 (2.02%) MCSE
12 4 (1.62%) ACCA
12 4 (1.62%) CCNP
12 4 (1.62%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.43%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.02%) Actionable Recommendations
3 5 (2.02%) QA
4 4 (1.62%) PMO
5 1 (0.40%) BS7799
5 1 (0.40%) COBIT
5 1 (0.40%) EFQM
System Software
1 7 (2.83%) Hyper-V
2 6 (2.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.40%) NFS
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (0.40%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 10 (4.05%) Nessus
1 10 (4.05%) Nmap
2 3 (1.21%) Nagios
2 3 (1.21%) SCOM
3 2 (0.81%) Puppet
3 2 (0.81%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.40%) Ansible
4 1 (0.40%) Control-M
4 1 (0.40%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.40%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.40%) OpenView
4 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.40%) Terraform
4 1 (0.40%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 56 (22.67%) SAP
2 41 (16.60%) Microsoft
3 39 (15.79%) Oracle
4 32 (12.96%) Cisco
5 22 (8.91%) Hyperion
6 18 (7.29%) Juniper
7 12 (4.86%) Palo Alto
8 11 (4.45%) Fortinet
8 11 (4.45%) VMware
9 10 (4.05%) F5
10 8 (3.24%) CheckPoint
10 8 (3.24%) Riverbed
11 7 (2.83%) Blue Coat
12 6 (2.43%) IronPort
12 6 (2.43%) Tufin
13 5 (2.02%) Qualys
13 5 (2.02%) Sage
13 5 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (2.02%) Splunk
13 5 (2.02%) Zoho
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £31,000 - £42,000 DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
South East England
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Middlesex
GSK
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
South East England
People Source Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 26 days ago
Bracknell
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, car allowance
Posted: 27 days ago