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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
South East / Berkshire
Rank 26 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 276 359 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.56% 6.73% 9.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.92% 7.03% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 202 311 345
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £53,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.86%

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
3483 5108 5171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.40% 95.82% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2754 4149 3736
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +18 136 £55,000 - 11
Bracknell +1 18 £50,000 - 3
Maidenhead -1 16 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Newbury +15 9 £60,000 -4.00%
Hungerford -4 8 £32,500 -13.33%
Slough +21 4 £66,500 -9.83%
Wokingham +7 3 £62,500 +72.41% 3
Consultant
South East

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 128 (22.65%) Presales
2 109 (19.29%) Microsoft
3 104 (18.41%) Finance
4 102 (18.05%) SAP
5 82 (14.51%) Windows
6 78 (13.81%) SQL
6 78 (13.81%) Degree
7 76 (13.45%) Linux
8 72 (12.74%) Oracle
9 64 (11.33%) Telecoms
10 63 (11.15%) Unix
11 61 (10.80%) Project Management
12 54 (9.56%) Information Security
13 53 (9.38%) Windows Server
14 52 (9.20%) VMware
14 52 (9.20%) MS Excel
14 52 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
15 50 (8.85%) Marketing
16 49 (8.67%) Stakeholder Management
17 48 (8.50%) IBM
18 47 (8.32%) Analytical Skills
19 44 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
20 43 (7.61%) CRM
20 43 (7.61%) Business Development
21 40 (7.08%) Cisco
21 40 (7.08%) SAP SD
21 40 (7.08%) Security Cleared
22 39 (6.90%) Firewall
23 38 (6.73%) SQL Server
24 37 (6.55%) SC Cleared

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 (4.60%) IIS
2 20 (3.54%) JBoss
3 19 (3.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 19 (3.36%) Tomcat
4 18 (3.19%) WebLogic
5 15 (2.65%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.95%) GlassFish
7 9 (1.59%) WebSphere
8 7 (1.24%) Oracle Workflow
8 7 (1.24%) Skype for Business
9 6 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.88%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.88%) SAS
10 5 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (0.71%) Apache
11 4 (0.71%) IBM HTTP Server
11 4 (0.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 3 (0.53%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 52 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.36%) MS Project
3 14 (2.48%) MS Office
4 5 (0.88%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 40 (7.08%) SAP SD
2 27 (4.78%) SAP PP
3 25 (4.42%) SAP FI
3 25 (4.42%) SAP MM
3 25 (4.42%) SAP SCM
4 23 (4.07%) SAP CO
4 23 (4.07%) SAP FI/CO
5 21 (3.72%) SAP PS
6 13 (2.30%) Primavera
7 11 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
7 11 (1.95%) Oracle Financials
8 10 (1.77%) Oracle Assets
8 10 (1.77%) Oracle Payables
8 10 (1.77%) Oracle Receivables
8 10 (1.77%) SAP HCM
8 10 (1.77%) SAP HR
9 8 (1.42%) SAP BPC
9 8 (1.42%) SAP FI-AP
9 8 (1.42%) SAP FI-AR
10 7 (1.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (5.49%) Office 365
3 24 (4.25%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (2.83%) SaaS
5 14 (2.48%) IaaS
6 10 (1.77%) SuccessFactors
7 6 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.71%) PaaS
9 3 (0.53%) FinancialForce.com
9 3 (0.53%) Yammer
10 2 (0.35%) Force.com
10 2 (0.35%) Google Drive
10 2 (0.35%) iPaaS
11 1 (0.18%) GitHub
11 1 (0.18%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (6.90%) Firewall
2 26 (4.60%) SSL
3 24 (4.25%) Internet
3 24 (4.25%) TCP/IP
4 22 (3.89%) Cisco ASA
4 22 (3.89%) HTTP
5 17 (3.01%) Network Security
6 16 (2.83%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (2.48%) VPN
8 7 (1.24%) WAN
9 5 (0.88%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (0.71%) DNS
10 4 (0.71%) Skype
10 4 (0.71%) Unified Communications
10 4 (0.71%) Wireless
11 3 (0.53%) Kerberos
11 3 (0.53%) LAN
11 3 (0.53%) VLAN
11 3 (0.53%) VoIP
12 2 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (6.73%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.07%) SAP HANA
3 22 (3.89%) Oracle Database
4 17 (3.01%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (1.59%) Power BI
5 9 (1.59%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.42%) RDBMS
6 8 (1.42%) SAP BW
7 7 (1.24%) QlikView
8 6 (1.06%) Big Data
8 6 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (0.88%) DB2
10 4 (0.71%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.71%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.53%) Apache Hive
11 3 (0.53%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.53%) HBase
11 3 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (2.12%) JIRA
2 7 (1.24%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.06%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.88%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (0.71%) JMeter
5 4 (0.71%) LoadRunner
5 4 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.53%) VersionOne
7 2 (0.35%) Hudson
7 2 (0.35%) Maven
7 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.35%) Subversion
7 2 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.18%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.18%) MSI
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.18%) Toad
8 1 (0.18%) Vagrant
General
1 104 (18.41%) Finance
2 64 (11.33%) Telecoms
3 50 (8.85%) Marketing
4 34 (6.02%) Advertising
5 29 (5.13%) German Language
6 23 (4.07%) Manufacturing
7 15 (2.65%) Banking
7 15 (2.65%) Mandarin Language
8 12 (2.12%) Spanish Language
9 11 (1.95%) Back Office
9 11 (1.95%) Retail
10 10 (1.77%) Billing
10 10 (1.77%) Legal
11 8 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (1.06%) Electronics
13 5 (0.88%) French Language
13 5 (0.88%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.18%) Automotive
14 1 (0.18%) Law
14 1 (0.18%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.78%) XML
2 24 (4.25%) Web Services
3 20 (3.54%) HTML
4 19 (3.36%) .NET
5 11 (1.95%) Java EE
6 10 (1.77%) SAP Fiori
6 10 (1.77%) SAPUI5
7 9 (1.59%) HTML5
7 9 (1.59%) SAML
8 7 (1.24%) Middleware
9 6 (1.06%) ASP.NET
9 6 (1.06%) CSS
9 6 (1.06%) RESTful
10 5 (0.88%) J2EE
11 4 (0.71%) REST
11 4 (0.71%) SOAP
12 3 (0.53%) IBM Integration Bus
12 3 (0.53%) Oracle Fusion
12 3 (0.53%) XSLT
13 2 (0.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 47 (8.32%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (3.89%) Computer Science
3 19 (3.36%) Data Centre
4 16 (2.83%) PKI
5 13 (2.30%) Life Science
6 12 (2.12%) Economics
6 12 (2.12%) iPad
7 10 (1.77%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.77%) Social Media
8 8 (1.42%) Driving Licence
8 8 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.24%) Data Integration
9 7 (1.24%) Smartcard
10 6 (1.06%) Clustering
11 5 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (0.88%) Fintech
11 5 (0.88%) IPTV
11 5 (0.88%) Private Cloud
12 4 (0.71%) iPhone
12 4 (0.71%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 82 (14.51%) Windows
2 76 (13.45%) Linux
3 63 (11.15%) Unix
4 53 (9.38%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.42%) Solaris
6 8 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.71%) Android
8 3 (0.53%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.53%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.35%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.18%) AIX
10 1 (0.18%) HPUX
10 1 (0.18%) KNOPPIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (22.65%) Presales
2 61 (10.80%) Project Management
3 54 (9.56%) Information Security
4 52 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (8.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 43 (7.61%) Business Development
6 43 (7.61%) CRM
7 36 (6.37%) ERP
8 35 (6.19%) GAP Analysis
9 34 (6.02%) Logistics
10 31 (5.49%) Migration
11 27 (4.78%) Risk Management
12 26 (4.60%) PLM
13 25 (4.42%) Analytics
13 25 (4.42%) Business Analysis
13 25 (4.42%) SOA
14 24 (4.25%) DevOps
15 23 (4.07%) Business Intelligence
15 23 (4.07%) Validation
16 22 (3.89%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 78 (13.81%) SQL
2 35 (6.19%) Java
3 29 (5.13%) Python
4 20 (3.54%) Shell Script
5 17 (3.01%) C#
5 17 (3.01%) Perl
6 15 (2.65%) Bash Shell
7 12 (2.12%) JavaScript
8 10 (1.77%) C
9 8 (1.42%) ABAP
10 7 (1.24%) PowerShell
11 5 (0.88%) R
12 3 (0.53%) PHP
12 3 (0.53%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.53%) Ruby
13 2 (0.35%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.35%) Scala
13 2 (0.35%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.35%) VBA
14 1 (0.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 78 (13.81%) Degree
2 40 (7.08%) Security Cleared
3 37 (6.55%) SC Cleared
4 24 (4.25%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (3.72%) CCNP
6 18 (3.19%) CCNA
7 17 (3.01%) MBA
8 15 (2.65%) CCDP
8 15 (2.65%) CCIE
9 13 (2.30%) AWS Certification
9 13 (2.30%) CISSP
9 13 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (1.42%) ACCA
10 8 (1.42%) CCA
10 8 (1.42%) CISM
11 7 (1.24%) CISA
12 5 (0.88%) ISSAP
13 4 (0.71%) MCP
14 3 (0.53%) MCSE
14 3 (0.53%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (2.65%) SLA
3 12 (2.12%) Data Quality
3 12 (2.12%) GAMP
4 9 (1.59%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.88%) ISO27002
6 4 (0.71%) Actionable Recommendations
7 3 (0.53%) QA
8 2 (0.35%) COBIT
9 1 (0.18%) COSO
9 1 (0.18%) ISO22301
System Software
1 44 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (5.31%) Active Directory
2 30 (5.31%) Hyper-V
3 16 (2.83%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (1.06%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.53%) XenApp
7 2 (0.35%) Docker
7 2 (0.35%) HDFS
7 2 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.18%) Snort
8 1 (0.18%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 21 (3.72%) Opscode Chef
1 21 (3.72%) Puppet
2 13 (2.30%) SCCM
3 5 (0.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 5 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.53%) Ansible
4 3 (0.53%) Icinga
4 3 (0.53%) SCOM
4 3 (0.53%) ThinApp
4 3 (0.53%) vRealize
5 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.35%) Oozie
6 1 (0.18%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.18%) Core Impact
6 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.18%) Mesos
6 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.18%) Nessus
6 1 (0.18%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 109 (19.29%) Microsoft
2 102 (18.05%) SAP
3 72 (12.74%) Oracle
4 52 (9.20%) VMware
5 48 (8.50%) IBM
6 40 (7.08%) Cisco
7 32 (5.66%) HP
8 21 (3.72%) Blue Coat
8 21 (3.72%) F5
9 15 (2.65%) Citrix
10 13 (2.30%) CheckPoint
11 10 (1.77%) EMC
12 9 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (1.42%) Dell
13 8 (1.42%) Red Hat
14 7 (1.24%) Palo Alto
14 7 (1.24%) Tableau
15 6 (1.06%) Google
15 6 (1.06%) ServiceNow
16 5 (0.88%) LogLogic
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + bonus + car allowance + corp benefits packag
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Anderson Frank
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 to £80,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £75000 - £105000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Mason Frank International
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus & Car Allowance
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 14 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 14 days ago
Bracknell
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Surrey, Staines, Kingston, Guildford, Sutton,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Surrey, Staines, Kingston, Guildford, Sutton,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £40,000 + £5.5K car allow + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 15 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Kinex
Posted: 11 days ago