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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 23 24 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 409 403 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.21% 8.06% 11.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.56% 8.46% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 275 264 414
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £70,000 £70,000
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
4279 4766 5264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.33% 95.26% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3467 3572 3775
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £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 31 May 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 31 May 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 -5 178 £55,000 - 24
Slough +11 35 £65,000 +18.18% 7
Maidenhead +2 23 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Newbury +21 18 £47,500 -
Bracknell -21 17 £65,000 +6.12% 2
Wokingham -16 4 £56,250 - 1
Windsor +16 1 £75,000 - 1
Hungerford - 1 - -
Consultant
South East

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 240 (29.93%) Presales
2 148 (18.45%) Finance
3 141 (17.58%) Microsoft
4 122 (15.21%) Cisco
5 116 (14.46%) Cybersecurity
6 100 (12.47%) SQL
7 96 (11.97%) Telecoms
8 93 (11.60%) Degree
8 93 (11.60%) Data Centre
9 91 (11.35%) Oracle
10 81 (10.10%) Information Security
11 76 (9.48%) SQL Server
12 74 (9.23%) MS Excel
13 73 (9.10%) Security Cleared
14 72 (8.98%) Cisco Certification
15 68 (8.48%) Firewall
15 68 (8.48%) Windows
16 65 (8.10%) Data Protection
17 64 (7.98%) SC Cleared
18 62 (7.73%) Project Management
19 60 (7.48%) VMware
20 57 (7.11%) Mentoring
21 53 (6.61%) ITIL
21 53 (6.61%) SAP
22 52 (6.48%) CRM
22 52 (6.48%) Wireless
23 51 (6.36%) Juniper
24 48 (5.99%) CCIE
24 48 (5.99%) SIEM
25 47 (5.86%) Stakeholder Management

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 24 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 21 (2.62%) Skype for Business
3 19 (2.37%) WebSphere
4 13 (1.62%) IIS
5 12 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (1.00%) CMS
7 7 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.50%) MS Project Server
10 3 (0.37%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.25%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2000
12 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.12%) Umbraco
Applications
1 74 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.74%) MS Office
3 6 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.37%) MS Project
5 1 (0.12%) InDesign
5 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 30 (3.74%) Hyperion Planning
2 29 (3.62%) HFM
3 18 (2.24%) Oracle EBS R12
4 16 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 15 (1.87%) Oracle 11i
6 14 (1.75%) Oracle Financials
7 13 (1.62%) Oracle Applications
8 9 (1.12%) SAP GRC
9 7 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
10 6 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
11 5 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
11 5 (0.62%) Oracle Assets
11 5 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
11 5 (0.62%) Oracle Receivables
11 5 (0.62%) SAP Business One
12 4 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 3 (0.37%) Oracle iRecruitment
13 3 (0.37%) SAP MDM
14 2 (0.25%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 40 (4.99%) Office 365
2 31 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (3.74%) SaaS
4 18 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (2.12%) CloudBees
6 15 (1.87%) Yammer
7 12 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (1.12%) IaaS
9 6 (0.75%) PaaS
10 4 (0.50%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.37%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.25%) Force.com
12 2 (0.25%) Oracle CX
12 2 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
13 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.12%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (8.48%) Firewall
2 52 (6.48%) Wireless
3 41 (5.11%) LAN
4 40 (4.99%) Network Security
5 38 (4.74%) WAN
6 36 (4.49%) MPLS
7 31 (3.87%) VPN
8 29 (3.62%) BGP
8 29 (3.62%) TCP/IP
9 24 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
10 22 (2.74%) SAN
11 21 (2.62%) OSPF
12 20 (2.49%) IPsec
13 19 (2.37%) Multicast
14 18 (2.24%) SSL
14 18 (2.24%) VPLS
15 17 (2.12%) Skype
16 16 (2.00%) Internet
17 14 (1.75%) Unified Communications
17 14 (1.75%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (9.48%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.24%) Big Data
3 24 (2.99%) Oracle Database
3 24 (2.99%) Relational Database
4 15 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (1.25%) Azure SQL Database
6 10 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (1.25%) OLAP
6 10 (1.25%) RDBMS
6 10 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (0.87%) Hadoop
8 6 (0.75%) Cognos Powerplay
8 6 (0.75%) NoSQL
8 6 (0.75%) Oracle OLAP
8 6 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (0.75%) QlikView
8 6 (0.75%) SAP BI
8 6 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (2.87%) Git (software)
2 17 (2.12%) Jenkins
2 17 (2.12%) Maven
3 9 (1.12%) Selenium
4 6 (0.75%) Cucumber
4 6 (0.75%) HP UFT
4 6 (0.75%) JBehave
4 6 (0.75%) Ranorex
4 6 (0.75%) RSpec
4 6 (0.75%) Subversion
5 5 (0.62%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.50%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.25%) eggPlant
7 2 (0.25%) Rational Functional Tester
8 1 (0.12%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.12%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.12%) MSI
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.12%) Toad
General
1 148 (18.45%) Finance
2 96 (11.97%) Telecoms
3 37 (4.61%) Retail
4 35 (4.36%) Marketing
5 32 (3.99%) Banking
6 30 (3.74%) Billing
7 15 (1.87%) Manufacturing
8 14 (1.75%) Multimedia
9 13 (1.62%) Advertising
10 9 (1.12%) Legal
11 7 (0.87%) Games
11 7 (0.87%) Italian Language
12 5 (0.62%) Electronics
13 4 (0.50%) German Language
13 4 (0.50%) Local Government
14 3 (0.37%) Back Office
14 3 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.25%) Law
15 2 (0.25%) Military
16 1 (0.12%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (4.49%) .NET
1 36 (4.49%) HTML
2 32 (3.99%) Middleware
3 21 (2.62%) CSS
4 16 (2.00%) XML
5 13 (1.62%) Web Services
6 9 (1.12%) VXML
7 8 (1.00%) HTML5
8 7 (0.87%) XMPP
8 7 (0.87%) ZeroMQ
9 6 (0.75%) Ajax
10 5 (0.62%) Flash
10 5 (0.62%) Regular Expression
10 5 (0.62%) RESTful
10 5 (0.62%) SOAP
11 4 (0.50%) ASP.NET
11 4 (0.50%) SAML
12 3 (0.37%) jQuery
12 3 (0.37%) Oracle Fusion
12 3 (0.37%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 93 (11.60%) Data Centre
2 47 (5.86%) PKI
3 39 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (4.74%) Computer Science
5 30 (3.74%) Driving Licence
6 29 (3.62%) Security Operations Centre
7 24 (2.99%) Management Information System
8 19 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (1.75%) Mathematics
9 14 (1.75%) Video on Demand
10 11 (1.37%) Smartcard
11 10 (1.25%) Cyber Attack
11 10 (1.25%) iPad
12 7 (0.87%) Clustering
12 7 (0.87%) Cryptography
12 7 (0.87%) IPTV
12 7 (0.87%) PMI
12 7 (0.87%) Visualisation
13 6 (0.75%) FlexPod
14 5 (0.62%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 68 (8.48%) Windows
2 46 (5.74%) Linux
3 26 (3.24%) Windows Server
4 23 (2.87%) CentOS
5 19 (2.37%) Ubuntu
6 18 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (2.12%) Unix
8 16 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (1.12%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.75%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.62%) Data ONTAP
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%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.12%) Solaris
15 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (29.93%) Presales
2 116 (14.46%) Cybersecurity
3 81 (10.10%) Information Security
4 65 (8.10%) Data Protection
5 62 (7.73%) Project Management
6 57 (7.11%) Mentoring
7 53 (6.61%) ITIL
8 52 (6.48%) CRM
9 48 (5.99%) SIEM
10 47 (5.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 46 (5.74%) Business Development
12 44 (5.49%) Agile Software Development
13 43 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
13 43 (5.36%) Migration
14 42 (5.24%) Fraud Detection
14 42 (5.24%) Identity Management
15 38 (4.74%) Threat Analysis
16 34 (4.24%) ERP
16 34 (4.24%) Multi-Factor Authentication
16 34 (4.24%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 100 (12.47%) SQL
2 46 (5.74%) Java
3 38 (4.74%) JavaScript
4 28 (3.49%) C
4 28 (3.49%) C#
5 14 (1.75%) Bash Shell
6 12 (1.50%) C++
6 12 (1.50%) Ruby
7 11 (1.37%) PL/SQL
8 9 (1.12%) Python
9 8 (1.00%) PowerShell
10 6 (0.75%) Perl
10 6 (0.75%) T-SQL
10 6 (0.75%) VB
11 5 (0.62%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.37%) PHP
13 2 (0.25%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.12%) Fortran
14 1 (0.12%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 93 (11.60%) Degree
2 73 (9.10%) Security Cleared
3 72 (8.98%) Cisco Certification
4 64 (7.98%) SC Cleared
5 48 (5.99%) CCIE
6 45 (5.61%) CCNP
7 37 (4.61%) CISSP
8 24 (2.99%) CISM
9 21 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (2.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 17 (2.12%) CISA
12 12 (1.50%) CESG Certified Professional
13 10 (1.25%) VCAP
14 9 (1.12%) PMI Certification
15 7 (0.87%) ISTQB
15 7 (0.87%) MCSE
16 6 (0.75%) CCA
16 6 (0.75%) CCSP
16 6 (0.75%) Citrix Certification
16 6 (0.75%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (2.12%) QA
3 15 (1.87%) SLA
4 14 (1.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 13 (1.62%) RMADS
6 4 (0.50%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.37%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.25%) COBIT
8 2 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.12%) GxP
9 1 (0.12%) HL7
9 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 43 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (4.99%) Active Directory
3 23 (2.87%) Hyper-V
4 18 (2.24%) vSphere
5 12 (1.50%) Docker
6 11 (1.37%) vCloud
7 9 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (1.00%) XenApp
9 7 (0.87%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.37%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.25%) Firmware
11 2 (0.25%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.25%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.12%) UAG
12 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 23 (2.87%) Ansible
2 18 (2.24%) Puppet
3 13 (1.62%) vRealize
4 11 (1.37%) Cisco UCCE
4 11 (1.37%) SCCM
5 10 (1.25%) Cisco CUCM
6 8 (1.00%) SCVMM
7 7 (0.87%) Cisco UCCX
7 7 (0.87%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (0.75%) Cisco Prime
8 6 (0.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (0.50%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.37%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.37%) SCOM
10 3 (0.37%) SCSM
11 2 (0.25%) AirWatch
11 2 (0.25%) CA Spectrum
11 2 (0.25%) SCDPM
11 2 (0.25%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.25%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 141 (17.58%) Microsoft
2 122 (15.21%) Cisco
3 91 (11.35%) Oracle
4 60 (7.48%) VMware
5 53 (6.61%) SAP
6 51 (6.36%) Juniper
7 46 (5.74%) CheckPoint
8 34 (4.24%) IBM
9 31 (3.87%) Hyperion
10 26 (3.24%) ArcSight
10 26 (3.24%) HP
10 26 (3.24%) NetApp
11 25 (3.12%) Citrix
11 25 (3.12%) Palo Alto
12 22 (2.74%) F5
13 19 (2.37%) Blue Coat
13 19 (2.37%) Fortinet
14 17 (2.12%) Intel
14 17 (2.12%) ServiceNow
15 16 (2.00%) Adobe
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 10-15% bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Posted: 16 hours ago
Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £0.00 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £0.00 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pr
Posted: 23 hours ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Send
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + commission
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + BONUS + BENS
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: Bonus, Stock, Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + up to 15% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Crew
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Stock
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum +£6k car allowance & other benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Certification + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Bottomline Technologies
Salary: £40-£50K
Posted: 14 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits & £6k car
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Activus
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary Plus benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago