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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 28 31 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 303 356 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.14% 6.75% 10.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.44% 7.04% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 233 303 390
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
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
4072 5057 5546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.90% 95.94% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3204 4025 3785
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +3 143 £55,000 - 12
Slough +13 19 £73,750 +55.26% 3
Maidenhead -20 13 £60,000 +33.33% 4
Newbury -7 11 £45,000 -33.33% 1
Bracknell -22 11 £57,500 +27.77%
Hungerford +5 4 £38,750 +72.22% 1
Wokingham -3 4 £72,500 +31.81% 1
Consultant
South East

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 192 (27.39%) Presales
2 173 (24.68%) Finance
3 111 (15.83%) Microsoft
4 102 (14.55%) Degree
5 97 (13.84%) SQL
6 89 (12.70%) Windows
7 80 (11.41%) Information Security
8 73 (10.41%) Linux
9 72 (10.27%) SAP
10 71 (10.13%) Oracle
11 63 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
11 63 (8.99%) Telecoms
12 61 (8.70%) Firewall
12 61 (8.70%) Cisco
12 61 (8.70%) ERP
12 61 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
13 60 (8.56%) SQL Server
14 57 (8.13%) Security Cleared
15 55 (7.85%) Windows Server
15 55 (7.85%) Project Management
15 55 (7.85%) VMware
16 54 (7.70%) Analytical Skills
16 54 (7.70%) Data Protection
17 52 (7.42%) SC Cleared
17 52 (7.42%) CRM
17 52 (7.42%) MS Excel
18 48 (6.85%) Active Directory
19 46 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
20 45 (6.42%) Mentoring
21 44 (6.28%) Data Centre

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 21 (3.00%) IIS
2 18 (2.57%) SharePoint
3 15 (2.14%) WebSphere
4 13 (1.85%) Skype for Business
5 12 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (1.71%) JBoss
6 11 (1.57%) WebLogic
7 9 (1.28%) CMS
8 7 (1.00%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (0.57%) Oracle Service Bus
10 3 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.29%) Apache
11 2 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.29%) Drupal
11 2 (0.29%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.29%) IBM HTTP Server
11 2 (0.29%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.29%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 52 (7.42%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.14%) MS Office
3 13 (1.85%) MS Project
4 5 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (0.71%) InDesign
4 5 (0.71%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.29%) InVision
6 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (3.42%) SAP SD
2 22 (3.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (2.57%) SAP MM
3 18 (2.57%) SAP SCM
4 17 (2.43%) Oracle EBS
4 17 (2.43%) SAP PP
5 14 (2.00%) Sage X3
6 13 (1.85%) Hyperion Planning
7 11 (1.57%) HFM
8 10 (1.43%) Primavera
8 10 (1.43%) SAP PS
9 9 (1.28%) Oracle Assets
9 9 (1.28%) Oracle Payables
9 9 (1.28%) Oracle Receivables
10 8 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
11 7 (1.00%) Oracle Financials
11 7 (1.00%) SAP FSCM
11 7 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 6 (0.86%) SAP GRC
13 5 (0.71%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (5.71%) Office 365
2 34 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (4.56%) SaaS
4 24 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (2.57%) IaaS
6 15 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (2.00%) PaaS
8 8 (1.14%) CloudBees
8 8 (1.14%) Yammer
9 6 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (0.71%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.43%) FinancialForce.com
11 3 (0.43%) Force.com
12 2 (0.29%) Google Drive
12 2 (0.29%) iPaaS
12 2 (0.29%) Oracle CX
13 1 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
13 1 (0.14%) GitHub
13 1 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
13 1 (0.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 61 (8.70%) Firewall
2 22 (3.14%) Cisco ASA
3 21 (3.00%) WAN
4 20 (2.85%) Wireless
5 17 (2.43%) LAN
5 17 (2.43%) Network Security
6 16 (2.28%) TCP/IP
7 15 (2.14%) VPN
8 14 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (1.85%) Skype
10 10 (1.43%) Internet
10 10 (1.43%) SAN
10 10 (1.43%) WebEx
11 9 (1.28%) SSL
12 7 (1.00%) HTTP
12 7 (1.00%) Value-Added Service
13 6 (0.86%) DNS
13 6 (0.86%) MPLS
13 6 (0.86%) NAS
14 5 (0.71%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (8.56%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.57%) Big Data
3 15 (2.14%) Relational Database
3 15 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (1.71%) Oracle Database
4 12 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (1.57%) Oracle ODI
6 9 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (1.00%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.00%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.00%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (1.00%) RDBMS
8 7 (1.00%) SAP HANA
8 7 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (0.86%) GIS
9 6 (0.86%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 15 (2.14%) Git (software)
2 12 (1.71%) Jenkins
3 10 (1.43%) Maven
4 5 (0.71%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.71%) WebDriver
5 4 (0.57%) JIRA
5 4 (0.57%) JMeter
5 4 (0.57%) LoadRunner
5 4 (0.57%) Subversion
5 4 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.29%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.29%) eggPlant
6 2 (0.29%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.29%) Hudson
6 2 (0.29%) JBehave
6 2 (0.29%) MSI
6 2 (0.29%) Ranorex
6 2 (0.29%) Rational Functional Tester
6 2 (0.29%) RSpec
6 2 (0.29%) Selenium
General
1 173 (24.68%) Finance
2 63 (8.99%) Telecoms
3 42 (5.99%) Marketing
4 35 (4.99%) Banking
5 31 (4.42%) Manufacturing
6 23 (3.28%) Retail
7 20 (2.85%) Advertising
8 17 (2.43%) Back Office
9 14 (2.00%) Billing
10 10 (1.43%) Multimedia
11 9 (1.28%) Legal
12 6 (0.86%) Electronics
12 6 (0.86%) French Language
13 5 (0.71%) German Language
13 5 (0.71%) Italian Language
14 4 (0.57%) Automotive
15 3 (0.43%) Games
15 3 (0.43%) General Ledger
16 2 (0.29%) Dutch Language
16 2 (0.29%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (5.56%) .NET
2 29 (4.14%) HTML
2 29 (4.14%) Middleware
3 18 (2.57%) CSS
4 15 (2.14%) Web Services
4 15 (2.14%) XML
5 13 (1.85%) Oracle Fusion
6 10 (1.43%) Regular Expression
6 10 (1.43%) SAML
6 10 (1.43%) SOAP
6 10 (1.43%) ZeroMQ
7 9 (1.28%) HTML5
7 9 (1.28%) RESTful
8 6 (0.86%) REST
9 4 (0.57%) IBM Integration Bus
9 4 (0.57%) XMPP
9 4 (0.57%) XSLT
10 3 (0.43%) J2EE
10 3 (0.43%) JSON
10 3 (0.43%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 54 (7.70%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (6.28%) Data Centre
3 37 (5.28%) PKI
4 22 (3.14%) Computer Science
5 21 (3.00%) Management Information System
6 20 (2.85%) Driving Licence
7 16 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (2.00%) Security Operations Centre
9 13 (1.85%) iPad
10 12 (1.71%) Clustering
11 9 (1.28%) Video on Demand
12 7 (1.00%) Smartcard
12 7 (1.00%) Virtual Team
13 6 (0.86%) Social Media
14 5 (0.71%) Blog
14 5 (0.71%) Cybercrime
14 5 (0.71%) Handset
14 5 (0.71%) PMI
15 4 (0.57%) Cyberthreat
15 4 (0.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 89 (12.70%) Windows
2 73 (10.41%) Linux
3 55 (7.85%) Windows Server
4 35 (4.99%) Unix
5 21 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (2.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (2.43%) CentOS
8 12 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (1.57%) Ubuntu
10 8 (1.14%) Solaris
11 6 (0.86%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.71%) Debian
12 5 (0.71%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.57%) Android
13 4 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.43%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.29%) Data ONTAP
15 2 (0.29%) SUSE
16 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (27.39%) Presales
2 80 (11.41%) Information Security
3 63 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
4 61 (8.70%) ERP
5 55 (7.85%) Project Management
6 54 (7.70%) Data Protection
7 52 (7.42%) CRM
8 46 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 45 (6.42%) Mentoring
10 41 (5.85%) ITIL
11 38 (5.42%) Migration
11 38 (5.42%) SIEM
12 36 (5.14%) Business Development
12 36 (5.14%) GAP Analysis
13 33 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
14 28 (3.99%) Analytics
15 27 (3.85%) Data Management
16 25 (3.57%) Fraud Detection
17 23 (3.28%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 97 (13.84%) SQL
2 41 (5.85%) Java
3 39 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 27 (3.85%) Python
5 25 (3.57%) C
5 25 (3.57%) C#
6 18 (2.57%) Bash Shell
6 18 (2.57%) Perl
7 17 (2.43%) PowerShell
8 15 (2.14%) Shell Script
9 11 (1.57%) PL/SQL
10 9 (1.28%) C++
11 7 (1.00%) Ruby
12 5 (0.71%) PHP
13 3 (0.43%) Apex Code
13 3 (0.43%) VBA
14 2 (0.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.29%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.29%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 102 (14.55%) Degree
2 57 (8.13%) Security Cleared
3 52 (7.42%) SC Cleared
4 37 (5.28%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (3.99%) CCNP
5 28 (3.99%) CISSP
6 20 (2.85%) CCIE
7 19 (2.71%) CCNA
8 17 (2.43%) CISM
9 13 (1.85%) CISA
10 11 (1.57%) CCDP
10 11 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (1.14%) AWS Certification
13 7 (1.00%) ISTQB
14 5 (0.71%) PMI Certification
14 5 (0.71%) PMP
15 4 (0.57%) CCA
15 4 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
15 4 (0.57%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (1.85%) SLA
3 10 (1.43%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.14%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.14%) QA
5 6 (0.86%) RMADS
6 5 (0.71%) GxP
6 5 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.29%) COBIT
7 2 (0.29%) GAMP
8 1 (0.14%) HL7
8 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.14%) ISO22301
System Software
1 48 (6.85%) Active Directory
2 43 (6.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (1.00%) vSphere
5 7 (1.00%) XenApp
6 6 (0.86%) Docker
7 5 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (0.57%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.57%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.29%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.14%) Snort
10 1 (0.14%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.14%) vCloud
10 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 24 (3.42%) Puppet
2 17 (2.43%) Ansible
3 15 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (1.00%) SCCM
6 6 (0.86%) SCVMM
7 5 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (0.43%) Cisco UCCE
9 3 (0.43%) NetVault Backup
9 3 (0.43%) SCOM
9 3 (0.43%) vRealize
10 2 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.29%) SCDPM
10 2 (0.29%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.29%) ThinApp
10 2 (0.29%) WMI
11 1 (0.14%) CA Spectrum
11 1 (0.14%) Mesos
Vendors
1 111 (15.83%) Microsoft
2 72 (10.27%) SAP
3 71 (10.13%) Oracle
4 61 (8.70%) Cisco
5 55 (7.85%) VMware
6 28 (3.99%) IBM
7 25 (3.57%) Citrix
7 25 (3.57%) HP
8 22 (3.14%) CheckPoint
9 18 (2.57%) Sage
10 17 (2.43%) Blue Coat
10 17 (2.43%) F5
10 17 (2.43%) Google
11 16 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
12 15 (2.14%) Juniper
12 15 (2.14%) Palo Alto
13 14 (2.00%) Hyperion
14 12 (1.71%) Adobe
14 12 (1.71%) ServiceNow
15 10 (1.43%) ArcSight
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Corp Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Wipro
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + annual bonus, dental, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, life, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus etc...
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Wolsey Associates
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, life, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
SUEZ Recycling & Recovery UK
Salary: From £35k per annum + call out, up to 10% bonus, Pension and private m
Posted: 5 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum Various Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Mason Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Superb base with commission and bene
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Dynamic Nation
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Mason Frank International
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits + remote
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Berkshire
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Berkshire
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Newbury
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 20% Shift bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago