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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank 212 200 202
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 14 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.27% 0.42% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.43% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 21
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,400 £27,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
4899 5316 5189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.85% 95.94% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4006 3943 3820
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 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
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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
Reading 0 5 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Maidenhead -9 2 £26,000 -56.66%
Newbury +17 1 £16,500 -73.60%
IT Consultant
South East

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 16 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 13 (40.63%) CISSP
3 11 (34.38%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (28.13%) Finance
5 8 (25.00%) CISM
5 8 (25.00%) Identity Management
5 8 (25.00%) Threat Analysis
5 8 (25.00%) PKI
6 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
6 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
6 7 (21.88%) CLAS
6 7 (21.88%) Security Operations
6 7 (21.88%) Security Operations Centre
7 6 (18.75%) CISA
7 6 (18.75%) Information Security
8 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
8 2 (6.25%) Time Management
8 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.13%) IT Audit
9 1 (3.13%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (3.13%) Firewall
9 1 (3.13%) ITSM
9 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
9 1 (3.13%) Banking
9 1 (3.13%) Document Management
9 1 (3.13%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Windows
9 1 (3.13%) VMS

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
1 1 (3.13%) IPv4
1 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) PKI
2 7 (21.88%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) VMS
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 11 (34.38%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 8 (25.00%) Threat Analysis
4 7 (21.88%) Security Operations
5 6 (18.75%) Information Security
6 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.25%) Time Management
7 1 (3.13%) Document Management
7 1 (3.13%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (3.13%) IT Audit
7 1 (3.13%) ITSM
7 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.13%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Project Management
7 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.13%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.13%) Security Architecture
7 1 (3.13%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) VB
1 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) CISSP
2 8 (25.00%) CISM
3 7 (21.88%) CLAS
3 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
3 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
4 6 (18.75%) CISA
5 1 (3.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) QRadar
1 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Aerohive Networks
1 1 (3.13%) BMC
1 1 (3.13%) IBM
1 1 (3.13%) LogRhythm
1 1 (3.13%) Lumesse
1 1 (3.13%) Palo Alto
1 1 (3.13%) Peoplefluent
1 1 (3.13%) Remedy
Reading
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago