Period
to 19 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Consultant was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

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 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 281 297 289
Rank change year-on-year +16 -8 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 38 44 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.38% 0.43% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.45% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 26 46 35
South West median annual salary £51,250 £75,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.67% +36.36% -2.65%
10th Percentile £38,125 £44,063 £29,900
90th Percentile £73,750 £80,000 £67,500
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 9,718 9,876 9,975
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.28% 97.05% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7,788 8,115 8,358
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

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 February 2019.

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 February 2019. 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 +16 27 £45,000 -16.28% 10
Wiltshire -9 7 £105,000 +31.25% 3
Gloucestershire +1 2 £68,750 +22.22% 1
Somerset +14 1 £72,500 +3.57%
Dorset 0 1 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Senior Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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 12 (31.58%) Project Management
2 10 (26.32%) R
2 10 (26.32%) Analytics
3 9 (23.68%) Finance
3 9 (23.68%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (21.05%) SAS
4 8 (21.05%) SPSS
4 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (21.05%) Information Security
4 8 (21.05%) Spotfire
4 8 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (21.05%) QlikView
4 8 (21.05%) Data Cleansing
4 8 (21.05%) Visualisation
4 8 (21.05%) Data Analytics
4 8 (21.05%) Tableau
4 8 (21.05%) Data Governance
4 8 (21.05%) Data Quality
4 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (18.42%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (15.79%) Process Improvement
6 6 (15.79%) Revenue Recognition
6 6 (15.79%) Customer Engagement
6 6 (15.79%) IIBA
6 6 (15.79%) CBAP
6 6 (15.79%) PCI DSS
6 6 (15.79%) Data Protection
6 6 (15.79%) Business Development
6 6 (15.79%) TOGAF

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 8 (21.05%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) SPSS
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.63%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) QlikView
1 8 (21.05%) Spotfire
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (2.63%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.63%) BigQuery
2 1 (2.63%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (2.63%) Data Lake
2 1 (2.63%) Power BI
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Bitbucket
1 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.26%) Subversion
1 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Billing
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Military
4 1 (2.63%) Advertising
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) CSS
1 2 (5.26%) HTML
1 2 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.79%) PMI
3 3 (7.89%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Android
1 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Project Management
2 10 (26.32%) Analytics
3 9 (23.68%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (21.05%) Data Analytics
4 8 (21.05%) Data Cleansing
4 8 (21.05%) Data Governance
4 8 (21.05%) Information Security
4 8 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (21.05%) Visualisation
5 7 (18.42%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (15.79%) Business Development
6 6 (15.79%) Customer Engagement
6 6 (15.79%) Data Protection
6 6 (15.79%) PRINCE
6 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
6 6 (15.79%) Process Improvement
6 6 (15.79%) Revenue Recognition
6 6 (15.79%) TOGAF
7 5 (13.16%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) R
2 4 (10.53%) C
3 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) CBAP
1 6 (15.79%) IIBA
1 6 (15.79%) PMI Certification
1 6 (15.79%) PMP
2 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) CISSP
4 2 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) CCSAM
5 1 (2.63%) CCSAS
5 1 (2.63%) CISM
5 1 (2.63%) CISMP
5 1 (2.63%) CREST Certified
5 1 (2.63%) CRISC
5 1 (2.63%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 1 (2.63%) MCSA
5 1 (2.63%) MCSE
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.63%) OSCE
5 1 (2.63%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) Data Quality
1 8 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (15.79%) GDPR
2 6 (15.79%) PCI DSS
3 5 (13.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (5.26%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (5.26%) Def Stans
4 2 (5.26%) IEC 61508
5 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Tableau
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) MuleSoft
3 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.26%) VMware
4 1 (2.63%) Google