The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Consultant
Rank 217 205 187
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 12 25 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.21% 0.42% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.45% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 22
Average salary £58,750 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.08% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £30,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £72,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.75% -
IT 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
5469 5505 5127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.10% 93.34% 94.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3846 4029 4257
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

IT Consultant Salary Trend in Berkshire

IT Consultant
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in Berkshire

IT Consultant
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead +6 4 £57,500 -4.16%
Newbury +7 3 £62,500 +8.69%
Reading -1 3 £30,000 -55.55% 1
Bracknell - 1 £52,500 -
IT Consultant
South East

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited IT Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Consultant in their job title.

1 18 (52.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 15 (44.12%) CISSP
3 14 (41.18%) Windows
3 14 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (38.24%) COBIT
5 11 (32.35%) CISM
5 11 (32.35%) Linux
5 11 (32.35%) ITIL
6 8 (23.53%) Risk Management
6 8 (23.53%) CISA
7 7 (20.59%) Firewall
7 7 (20.59%) Network Security
7 7 (20.59%) LAN
7 7 (20.59%) WAN
7 7 (20.59%) VPN
7 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
7 7 (20.59%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
7 7 (20.59%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (20.59%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
7 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
7 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
7 7 (20.59%) PCI QSA
7 7 (20.59%) PCI DSS
7 7 (20.59%) Finance
8 6 (17.65%) Banking
8 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
8 6 (17.65%) Degree
8 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited IT Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) IBM Notes
1 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) InfoPath
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) LAN
1 7 (20.59%) WAN
1 7 (20.59%) VPN
1 7 (20.59%) Firewall
1 7 (20.59%) Network Security
2 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.88%) Big Data
4 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.94%) Fiddler
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 6 (17.65%) Banking
3 5 (14.71%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.94%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Regular Expression
2 2 (5.88%) jQuery
2 2 (5.88%) HTML
2 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (2.94%) JSP
3 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) EPoS
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) ITIL
2 8 (23.53%) Risk Management
3 7 (20.59%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
3 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
3 7 (20.59%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (20.59%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (14.71%) Database Security
6 4 (11.76%) Security Architecture
6 4 (11.76%) SIEM
6 4 (11.76%) People Management
6 4 (11.76%) Project Management
6 4 (11.76%) Service Management
7 3 (8.82%) CRM
8 2 (5.88%) ERP
8 2 (5.88%) Change Management
8 2 (5.88%) Data Security
8 2 (5.88%) Information Security
8 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) CISSP
2 11 (32.35%) CISM
3 8 (23.53%) CISA
4 7 (20.59%) PCI QSA
5 6 (17.65%) Degree
6 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
6 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
7 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (11.76%) MCSE
8 3 (8.82%) DV Cleared
9 2 (5.88%) MCDBA
9 2 (5.88%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (52.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 14 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (38.24%) COBIT
4 7 (20.59%) PCI DSS
5 2 (5.88%) GPG13
6 1 (2.94%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco
3 2 (5.88%) Nintex
3 2 (5.88%) Juniper
3 2 (5.88%) Lotus
4 1 (2.94%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) WatchGuard
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix
Reading
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
DP Connect
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Health Care, Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Wokingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago