Period
to 19 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Consultant was £58,250 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

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 West
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 273 260 313
Rank change year-on-year -13 +53 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 50 60 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.49% 0.59% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.60% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 38 49 28
South West median annual salary £58,250 £80,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.19% +45.45% +4.76%
10th Percentile £43,125 £51,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £75,625 £80,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 9,792 9,983 10,547
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.44% 97.68% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 7,952 8,278 8,905
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,115 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Senior Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Consultant in the South West

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Senior Consultant in the South West

Senior Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Consultant in the South West over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Consultant in the South West

Senior Consultant
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 19 November 2018. 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
Bristol +12 33 £56,500 -9.60% 6
Wiltshire +5 11 £57,500 -28.13%
Gloucestershire -2 3 £72,500 +70.59%
Somerset +30 2 £72,500 +3.57%
Dorset -5 1 £52,500 -12.50%
Senior Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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 West region featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 16 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (22.00%) Analytics
2 11 (22.00%) R
2 11 (22.00%) Project Management
2 11 (22.00%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (20.00%) Information Security
4 9 (18.00%) Data Governance
4 9 (18.00%) Data Quality
4 9 (18.00%) Tableau
4 9 (18.00%) Visualisation
4 9 (18.00%) Data Analytics
4 9 (18.00%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (18.00%) SAS
4 9 (18.00%) SPSS
4 9 (18.00%) Spotfire
4 9 (18.00%) QlikView
4 9 (18.00%) Data Cleansing
5 8 (16.00%) Degree
5 8 (16.00%) SQL
5 8 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (14.00%) GDPR
6 7 (14.00%) HTML
6 7 (14.00%) CSS
6 7 (14.00%) Finance
6 7 (14.00%) Business Development
6 7 (14.00%) PCI DSS
7 6 (12.00%) Data Protection

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 9 (18.00%) SAS
2 1 (2.00%) Jetty
Applications
1 9 (18.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.00%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (4.00%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) QlikView
1 9 (18.00%) Spotfire
2 2 (4.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (4.00%) Data Lake
2 2 (4.00%) Power BI
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (2.00%) BigQuery
3 1 (2.00%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.00%) HDInsight
3 1 (2.00%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Jasmine
1 5 (10.00%) JUnit
1 5 (10.00%) Protractor
1 5 (10.00%) Selenium
1 5 (10.00%) TestNG
2 3 (6.00%) Subversion
3 2 (4.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.00%) Ant
4 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.00%) IntelliJ
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Billing
3 3 (6.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Advertising
4 2 (4.00%) Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Marketing
4 2 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) CSS
1 7 (14.00%) HTML
2 5 (10.00%) .NET
3 2 (4.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.00%) FreeMarker
4 1 (2.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.00%) PMI
3 3 (6.00%) User Experience
4 2 (4.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.00%) FMCG
5 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Android
1 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) Analytics
1 11 (22.00%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) Project Management
2 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.00%) Information Security
3 9 (18.00%) Data Analytics
3 9 (18.00%) Data Cleansing
3 9 (18.00%) Data Governance
3 9 (18.00%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (18.00%) Visualisation
4 8 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (14.00%) Business Development
6 6 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (12.00%) Data Protection
6 6 (12.00%) PRINCE
6 6 (12.00%) PRINCE2
6 6 (12.00%) Process Improvement
6 6 (12.00%) Revenue Recognition
6 6 (12.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) R
2 8 (16.00%) SQL
3 6 (12.00%) Java
3 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.00%) C#
5 3 (6.00%) C
6 1 (2.00%) Groovy
6 1 (2.00%) PHP
6 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) CBAP
2 6 (12.00%) IIBA
2 6 (12.00%) PMI Certification
2 6 (12.00%) PMP
3 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.00%) CISSP
5 2 (4.00%) CISMP
5 2 (4.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 2 (4.00%) MCSA
5 2 (4.00%) MCSE
5 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) CHECK Team Leader
6 1 (2.00%) CISM
6 1 (2.00%) CRISC
6 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (18.00%) Data Quality
3 7 (14.00%) GDPR
3 7 (14.00%) PCI DSS
4 5 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 4 (8.00%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (4.00%) ISO 9001
7 1 (2.00%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) HDFS
1 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.00%) KVM
1 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Tableau
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.00%) VMware
4 2 (4.00%) MuleSoft
4 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.00%) Google