To transition from a consultant to a senior business analyst, one should hone skills in data analysis, problem-solving, and communication. Develop expertise in data modeling, requirement gathering, and project management. Strong analytical thinking, attention to detail, and the ability to translate complex data into actionable insights are crucial. Effective communication with stakeholders and the ability to lead and mentor junior analysts are also essential competencies for a senior business analyst role.
If you are interested in getting into this field, then check out this video about Pratham Devgania and how he got a career switch from Consultant to Senior Business Analyst with a good salary hike just after completing Intellipaat's Advanced Certification in Data Analytics for Business.