Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Technical Consultant was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Technical Consultant
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1123 1137 1200
Rank change year-on-year +14 +63 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Consultant 75 81 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.043% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.045% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 51 63 91
UK median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.54% +8.33% +14.29%
10th Percentile £38,500 £46,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £77,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% - +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 170720 182020 210826
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 136880 152336 175085
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Senior Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Technical Consultant in the UK

Senior Technical Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Technical Consultant in the UK

Senior Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Technical Consultant over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Technical Consultant in the UK

Senior Technical Consultant
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technical Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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
England +32 65 £57,500 -11.54% 5
UK excluding London +41 35 £55,000 -8.33%
London -10 28 £77,500 +10.71% 5
East of England +30 15 £55,000 -21.43%
South East +54 11 £42,500 -5.56%
North of England +5 5 £44,500 +3.49%
North West -1 3 £61,250 +22.50%
Scotland -10 2 £50,500 +12.22%
Midlands +32 1 £70,000 +16.67%
South West +26 1 - -
Yorkshire +25 1 £37,500 +4.17%
West Midlands +14 1 £70,000 +16.67%
North East - 1 £41,500 -

Senior Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Senior Technical 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 featuring Senior Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 30 (40.00%) Finance
2 26 (34.67%) Microsoft
3 22 (29.33%) SQL Server
3 22 (29.33%) Presales
4 20 (26.67%) C#
5 19 (25.33%) Java
6 18 (24.00%) MCSE
6 18 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (22.67%) SAN
8 16 (21.33%) Windows
9 15 (20.00%) SQL
10 13 (17.33%) Degree
10 13 (17.33%) Hyper-V
11 12 (16.00%) .NET
11 12 (16.00%) Citrix
11 12 (16.00%) Service Delivery
12 11 (14.67%) Office 365
12 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (14.67%) Windows Server
13 10 (13.33%) Cisco
14 9 (12.00%) CCNP
14 9 (12.00%) CCNA
14 9 (12.00%) CRM
14 9 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (12.00%) Project Management
14 9 (12.00%) Migration
14 9 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM
14 9 (12.00%) Banking
14 9 (12.00%) Dynamics 365
15 8 (10.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Senior Technical Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (6.67%) Apache
1 5 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.67%) IIS
4 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.33%) CICS
5 1 (1.33%) Moodle
5 1 (1.33%) Totara
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (10.67%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (8.00%) Temenos T24
4 2 (2.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (14.67%) Office 365
2 9 (12.00%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.67%) IaaS
4 2 (2.67%) OneDrive
4 2 (2.67%) PaaS
4 2 (2.67%) SaaS
4 2 (2.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.67%) SAN
2 8 (10.67%) NAS
3 5 (6.67%) Firewall
4 4 (5.33%) iSCSI
5 3 (4.00%) Wireless
6 2 (2.67%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (2.67%) LAN
6 2 (2.67%) NetScaler
6 2 (2.67%) Unified Communications
6 2 (2.67%) Wireless Security
7 1 (1.33%) DNS
7 1 (1.33%) Internet
7 1 (1.33%) Network Security
7 1 (1.33%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.33%) Skype
7 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (29.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (9.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (5.33%) MS Access
4 4 (5.33%) MySQL
5 3 (4.00%) Big Data
6 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.33%) DB2
7 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (12.00%) Banking
3 8 (10.67%) Investment Banking
4 7 (9.33%) Back Office
5 6 (8.00%) Financial Institution
5 6 (8.00%) Retail
6 5 (6.67%) Front Office
7 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
8 3 (4.00%) Electronics
8 3 (4.00%) French Language
8 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
8 3 (4.00%) Marketing
9 2 (2.67%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (1.33%) Advertising
10 1 (1.33%) Games
10 1 (1.33%) General Ledger
10 1 (1.33%) Law
10 1 (1.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.00%) .NET
2 6 (8.00%) HTML
3 5 (6.67%) CSS
4 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.00%) Spine.js
6 2 (2.67%) JDBC
6 2 (2.67%) ODBC
6 2 (2.67%) Web Services
7 1 (1.33%) Ajax
7 1 (1.33%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.33%) Classic ASP
7 1 (1.33%) Java EE
7 1 (1.33%) jQuery
7 1 (1.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.67%) Fintech
3 5 (6.67%) Hedge funds
4 3 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.00%) EPoS
5 2 (2.67%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.67%) Derivative
5 2 (2.67%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.33%) Clustering
6 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.33%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.33%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.33%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.33%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.33%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.33%) Windows
2 11 (14.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.67%) Unix
4 4 (5.33%) Linux
5 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.33%) Presales
2 12 (16.00%) Service Delivery
3 9 (12.00%) CRM
3 9 (12.00%) Migration
3 9 (12.00%) Project Management
4 8 (10.67%) Customer Engagement
4 8 (10.67%) ERP
4 8 (10.67%) OO
5 7 (9.33%) Investment Management
5 7 (9.33%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (8.00%) Business Transformation
6 6 (8.00%) Data Mapping
6 6 (8.00%) Data Migration
6 6 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (8.00%) Wealth Management
7 5 (6.67%) Time Management
8 4 (5.33%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.33%) Test Scripting
8 4 (5.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.67%) C#
2 19 (25.33%) Java
3 15 (20.00%) SQL
4 8 (10.67%) C++
5 7 (9.33%) X++
6 5 (6.67%) PHP
7 4 (5.33%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.00%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.67%) Python
10 1 (1.33%) COBOL
10 1 (1.33%) JCL
10 1 (1.33%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.33%) Scala
10 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (24.00%) MCSE
1 18 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (17.33%) Degree
3 9 (12.00%) CCNA
3 9 (12.00%) CCNP
3 9 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (10.67%) CCA
4 8 (10.67%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (9.33%) MCSA
6 2 (2.67%) CCDE
6 2 (2.67%) CCDP
6 2 (2.67%) CCIE
6 2 (2.67%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 2 (2.67%) CCIE Security
6 2 (2.67%) CCIE Wireless
7 1 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (17.33%) Hyper-V
2 8 (10.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (5.33%) XenDesktop
5 3 (4.00%) XenApp
6 1 (1.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) SCCM
2 2 (2.67%) SCOM
3 1 (1.33%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 26 (34.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.00%) Citrix
3 10 (13.33%) Cisco
4 8 (10.67%) VMware
5 7 (9.33%) Oracle
6 6 (8.00%) Cognizant
6 6 (8.00%) Temenos
7 5 (6.67%) NetApp
8 4 (5.33%) EMC
9 3 (4.00%) F5
9 3 (4.00%) SAP
10 2 (2.67%) BMC
10 2 (2.67%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.67%) Dell
10 2 (2.67%) Remedy
10 2 (2.67%) Splunk
10 2 (2.67%) Teradata
11 1 (1.33%) HP
11 1 (1.33%) IBM
11 1 (1.33%) Veeam