The median annual salary for a Senior Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Senior Consultant
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 61 58
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 8 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.40% 0.34% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 0.35% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 4
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -18.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 540 571 500
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 94.57% 97.11% 99.21%
Number of salaries quoted 454 494 383
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Consultant in Watford

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Senior Consultant in Watford

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Watford region featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 10 (76.92%) MCSE
1 10 (76.92%) MS Excel
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) MCSA
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (46.15%) Office 365
4 4 (30.77%) CCNA
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) CCA
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (23.08%) Information Management
5 3 (23.08%) CEH
5 3 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (23.08%) PKI
5 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (23.08%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) OWASP
5 3 (23.08%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (23.08%) SSCP
5 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (23.08%) SABSA
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) Database Security

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (76.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (46.15%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Database Security
1 3 (23.08%) Information Management
1 3 (23.08%) OWASP
1 3 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (23.08%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (23.08%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (23.08%) SABSA
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) MCSE
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (46.15%) MCSA
3 4 (30.77%) CCA
3 4 (30.77%) CCNA
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (23.08%) CEH
4 3 (23.08%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix
2 4 (30.77%) VMware