The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 22 23 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 387 434 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.69% 8.42% 12.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.01% 8.81% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 254 282 449
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4295 4929 5354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.45% 95.67% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3473 3724 3837
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Consultant in the job title.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant across the Berkshire region.

Consultant Salary Trend in Berkshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Consultant
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading 0 190 £55,000 - 23
Slough +19 33 £72,500 +51.04% 6
Maidenhead -10 23 £68,750 +37.50% 9
Newbury +7 13 £47,500 -29.62% 1
Bracknell -19 12 £70,000 +12.00% 1
Wokingham -13 5 £65,000 - 1
Hungerford - 3 - -
Windsor - 1 £41,500 -
Consultant
South East

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 Berkshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 237 (29.37%) Presales
2 166 (20.57%) Finance
3 142 (17.60%) Microsoft
4 121 (14.99%) Cybersecurity
5 106 (13.14%) Cisco
6 102 (12.64%) SQL
7 100 (12.39%) Degree
8 96 (11.90%) Telecoms
9 95 (11.77%) Data Centre
10 92 (11.40%) Information Security
11 85 (10.53%) Oracle
12 78 (9.67%) SQL Server
13 77 (9.54%) MS Excel
14 73 (9.05%) Security Cleared
15 71 (8.80%) Data Protection
15 71 (8.80%) Windows
15 71 (8.80%) Firewall
16 65 (8.05%) Project Management
17 64 (7.93%) SC Cleared
18 62 (7.68%) Cisco Certification
19 61 (7.56%) VMware
20 55 (6.82%) Mentoring
20 55 (6.82%) SIEM
21 54 (6.69%) CRM
21 54 (6.69%) SAP
22 52 (6.44%) PKI
22 52 (6.44%) Agile Software Development
23 51 (6.32%) Business Development
23 51 (6.32%) ITIL
24 50 (6.20%) Java

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 26 (3.22%) SharePoint
2 20 (2.48%) WebSphere
3 18 (2.23%) Skype for Business
4 15 (1.86%) IIS
5 12 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (1.12%) CMS
6 9 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.50%) JBoss
9 4 (0.50%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.25%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.25%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.25%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.25%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.12%) Totara
Applications
1 77 (9.54%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.85%) MS Office
3 9 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.50%) InDesign
4 4 (0.50%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 24 (2.97%) Hyperion Planning
2 23 (2.85%) HFM
3 19 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
5 12 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (1.24%) Oracle 11i
6 10 (1.24%) SAP GRC
7 8 (0.99%) Oracle Applications
7 8 (0.99%) Oracle Financials
8 7 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
9 6 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.62%) SAP Business One
11 4 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
11 4 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
11 4 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
11 4 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
11 4 (0.50%) Sage X3
11 4 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 3 (0.37%) Oracle iRecruitment
12 3 (0.37%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 43 (5.33%) Office 365
2 37 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (3.97%) SaaS
4 21 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (2.11%) CloudBees
6 15 (1.86%) Yammer
7 14 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (1.49%) IaaS
8 12 (1.49%) PaaS
9 5 (0.62%) Google Apps
10 4 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.37%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.25%) Force.com
12 2 (0.25%) iPaaS
12 2 (0.25%) Oracle CX
13 1 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
13 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 71 (8.80%) Firewall
2 43 (5.33%) Wireless
3 37 (4.58%) Network Security
4 36 (4.46%) LAN
5 34 (4.21%) WAN
6 31 (3.84%) MPLS
7 28 (3.47%) VPN
8 24 (2.97%) BGP
8 24 (2.97%) Cisco ASA
8 24 (2.97%) TCP/IP
9 19 (2.35%) SAN
10 18 (2.23%) Multicast
10 18 (2.23%) VPLS
11 17 (2.11%) IPsec
11 17 (2.11%) Skype
12 16 (1.98%) OSPF
12 16 (1.98%) SSL
13 15 (1.86%) Internet
13 15 (1.86%) Value-Added Service
14 10 (1.24%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (9.67%) SQL Server
2 29 (3.59%) Big Data
3 22 (2.73%) Relational Database
4 18 (2.23%) Oracle Database
5 16 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (1.24%) Azure SQL Database
8 10 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
8 10 (1.24%) RDBMS
9 9 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (0.99%) Hadoop
10 8 (0.99%) OLAP
11 7 (0.87%) QlikView
12 6 (0.74%) Cognos Powerplay
12 6 (0.74%) NoSQL
12 6 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (0.74%) Oracle ODI
12 6 (0.74%) Oracle OLAP
12 6 (0.74%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 23 (2.85%) Git (software)
2 17 (2.11%) Jenkins
2 17 (2.11%) Maven
3 9 (1.12%) Selenium
4 6 (0.74%) Cucumber
4 6 (0.74%) HP UFT
4 6 (0.74%) JBehave
4 6 (0.74%) Ranorex
4 6 (0.74%) RSpec
4 6 (0.74%) Subversion
5 5 (0.62%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.62%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.25%) eggPlant
6 2 (0.25%) Rational Functional Tester
7 1 (0.12%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.12%) JIRA
7 1 (0.12%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.12%) MSI
7 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 166 (20.57%) Finance
2 96 (11.90%) Telecoms
3 42 (5.20%) Marketing
4 41 (5.08%) Retail
5 39 (4.83%) Banking
6 28 (3.47%) Billing
7 16 (1.98%) Manufacturing
7 16 (1.98%) Multimedia
8 12 (1.49%) Legal
9 11 (1.36%) Advertising
10 8 (0.99%) Italian Language
11 7 (0.87%) Games
12 5 (0.62%) German Language
13 4 (0.50%) Electronics
13 4 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.37%) Automotive
15 2 (0.25%) Local Government
16 1 (0.12%) Dutch Language
16 1 (0.12%) Law
16 1 (0.12%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (5.33%) .NET
2 39 (4.83%) Middleware
3 35 (4.34%) HTML
4 25 (3.10%) CSS
5 14 (1.73%) Web Services
6 13 (1.61%) XML
7 10 (1.24%) Oracle Fusion
8 9 (1.12%) ZeroMQ
9 8 (0.99%) HTML5
10 7 (0.87%) Regular Expression
10 7 (0.87%) RESTful
10 7 (0.87%) SOAP
11 6 (0.74%) Ajax
11 6 (0.74%) VXML
12 5 (0.62%) ASP.NET
12 5 (0.62%) Flash
13 4 (0.50%) jQuery
13 4 (0.50%) SAML
13 4 (0.50%) XMPP
14 3 (0.37%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 95 (11.77%) Data Centre
2 52 (6.44%) PKI
3 40 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (3.97%) Security Operations Centre
5 31 (3.84%) Driving Licence
6 28 (3.47%) Computer Science
7 27 (3.35%) Management Information System
8 18 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (2.11%) Video on Demand
10 15 (1.86%) Mathematics
11 11 (1.36%) iPad
12 10 (1.24%) Cyber Attack
13 9 (1.12%) Clustering
14 8 (0.99%) IPTV
14 8 (0.99%) Smartcard
14 8 (0.99%) Virtual Team
15 7 (0.87%) PMI
15 7 (0.87%) Visualisation
16 5 (0.62%) N-Tier
16 5 (0.62%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 71 (8.80%) Windows
2 49 (6.07%) Linux
3 36 (4.46%) Windows Server
4 25 (3.10%) CentOS
5 22 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (2.35%) Ubuntu
8 18 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (1.73%) Unix
10 9 (1.12%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.74%) Data ONTAP
11 6 (0.74%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.50%) Android
12 4 (0.50%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.50%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.37%) SUSE
14 2 (0.25%) Debian
14 2 (0.25%) Solaris
14 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.12%) KNOPPIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (29.37%) Presales
2 121 (14.99%) Cybersecurity
3 92 (11.40%) Information Security
4 71 (8.80%) Data Protection
5 65 (8.05%) Project Management
6 55 (6.82%) Mentoring
6 55 (6.82%) SIEM
7 54 (6.69%) CRM
8 52 (6.44%) Agile Software Development
9 51 (6.32%) Business Development
9 51 (6.32%) ITIL
10 49 (6.07%) Stakeholder Management
11 44 (5.45%) Fraud Detection
11 44 (5.45%) Migration
12 42 (5.20%) Analytics
13 41 (5.08%) ERP
14 40 (4.96%) Identity Management
15 39 (4.83%) Threat Analysis
16 38 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
17 36 (4.46%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 102 (12.64%) SQL
2 50 (6.20%) Java
3 41 (5.08%) JavaScript
4 28 (3.47%) C
5 26 (3.22%) C#
6 16 (1.98%) Bash Shell
7 12 (1.49%) C++
7 12 (1.49%) Ruby
8 10 (1.24%) PowerShell
8 10 (1.24%) Python
9 9 (1.12%) PL/SQL
10 7 (0.87%) Perl
11 5 (0.62%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.50%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.37%) PHP
14 2 (0.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.25%) VB
14 2 (0.25%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.12%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 100 (12.39%) Degree
2 73 (9.05%) Security Cleared
3 64 (7.93%) SC Cleared
4 62 (7.68%) Cisco Certification
5 43 (5.33%) CCIE
5 43 (5.33%) CISSP
6 38 (4.71%) CCNP
7 31 (3.84%) CISM
8 22 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (2.35%) CISA
10 14 (1.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 12 (1.49%) CESG Certified Professional
12 10 (1.24%) PMI Certification
13 8 (0.99%) MCSE
14 7 (0.87%) ISTQB
15 6 (0.74%) CCA
15 6 (0.74%) Citrix Certification
15 6 (0.74%) CLAS
15 6 (0.74%) SANS
15 6 (0.74%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (2.23%) QA
3 14 (1.73%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 14 (1.73%) RMADS
4 12 (1.49%) SLA
5 6 (0.74%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.62%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.25%) COBIT
8 2 (0.25%) GxP
9 1 (0.12%) HL7
9 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 44 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (5.33%) Active Directory
3 27 (3.35%) Hyper-V
4 13 (1.61%) vSphere
5 12 (1.49%) Docker
6 9 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (0.99%) XenApp
8 7 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (0.87%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.74%) vCloud
10 4 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (0.37%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.25%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.25%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.12%) Firmware
13 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.12%) UAG
13 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 26 (3.22%) Ansible
2 21 (2.60%) Puppet
3 10 (1.24%) SCCM
4 8 (0.99%) Cisco UCCE
4 8 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
4 8 (0.99%) SCVMM
4 8 (0.99%) vRealize
5 7 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (0.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (0.50%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (0.50%) Cisco UCCX
7 4 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.50%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.37%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (0.37%) SCOM
8 3 (0.37%) SCSM
9 2 (0.25%) SCDPM
9 2 (0.25%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.25%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 142 (17.60%) Microsoft
2 106 (13.14%) Cisco
3 85 (10.53%) Oracle
4 61 (7.56%) VMware
5 54 (6.69%) SAP
6 44 (5.45%) CheckPoint
6 44 (5.45%) Juniper
7 37 (4.58%) IBM
8 27 (3.35%) ArcSight
8 27 (3.35%) Palo Alto
9 26 (3.22%) Citrix
10 25 (3.10%) Hyperion
11 24 (2.97%) HP
12 23 (2.85%) NetApp
13 22 (2.73%) Blue Coat
13 22 (2.73%) F5
14 21 (2.60%) Fortinet
15 19 (2.35%) Adobe
16 15 (1.86%) ServiceNow
17 14 (1.73%) EMC
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension.
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Car Allowance + OT + Bens + Home b
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Sanderson
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Commission, Benefits, Car
Posted: Yesterday
Ascot, Berkshire
Send
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Roc Search Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £31000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 60000 + car + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 8 days ago
Easy commute from Reading, Maidenhead. Uxbridge
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £32,000 + benefits + bonus potential
Posted: 12 days ago
Easy commute from Reading, Maidenhead. Uxbridge
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £32,000 + benefits + bonus potential
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Dynamic Nation
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
MillsHill
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 8 days ago
Wokingham
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £90000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago