The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had IT Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank 184 181 204
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 29 32 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.66% 0.64% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.67% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 13
Median salary £55,000 £47,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.02% +70.90%
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
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
4284 4780 5301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.77% 95.73% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3461 3639 3736
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured IT Consultant in the job title.

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 29 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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 +14 24 £52,500 +75.00%
Newbury -5 1 £52,500 -22.22%
IT Consultant
South East

IT Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT 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 IT Consultant in the job title.

1 17 (30.36%) PKI
1 17 (30.36%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 16 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 15 (26.79%) Firewall
4 14 (25.00%) SIEM
5 13 (23.21%) Presales
6 12 (21.43%) Finance
7 11 (19.64%) Identity Management
8 10 (17.86%) Windows
8 10 (17.86%) Information Security
8 10 (17.86%) Banking
8 10 (17.86%) Data Protection
8 10 (17.86%) Threat Analysis
8 10 (17.86%) Fraud Detection
8 10 (17.86%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 9 (16.07%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (14.29%) Degree
10 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (14.29%) CISSP
10 8 (14.29%) Telecoms
10 8 (14.29%) Service Delivery
11 7 (12.50%) CISM
11 7 (12.50%) ITSM
11 7 (12.50%) Remedy
11 7 (12.50%) Project Management
11 7 (12.50%) BMC
11 7 (12.50%) IPv4
11 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
11 7 (12.50%) ITIL

IT 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 3 (5.36%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.79%) Firewall
2 7 (12.50%) IPv4
3 2 (3.57%) DNS
4 1 (1.79%) Internet
4 1 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.79%) Wireless
4 1 (1.79%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.57%) Big Data
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 10 (17.86%) Banking
3 8 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 7 (12.50%) Marketing
5 2 (3.57%) Retail
6 1 (1.79%) Billing
6 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.79%) CSS
2 1 (1.79%) HTML
2 1 (1.79%) HTML5
2 1 (1.79%) LAMP
2 1 (1.79%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) PKI
2 7 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.14%) PMI
5 1 (1.79%) CESG
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.79%) FMCG
5 1 (1.79%) iPad
5 1 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Windows
2 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.36%) Linux
5 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (25.00%) SIEM
3 13 (23.21%) Presales
4 11 (19.64%) Identity Management
5 10 (17.86%) Data Protection
5 10 (17.86%) Fraud Detection
5 10 (17.86%) Information Security
5 10 (17.86%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 10 (17.86%) Threat Analysis
6 9 (16.07%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (14.29%) Service Delivery
8 7 (12.50%) Document Management
8 7 (12.50%) ITIL
8 7 (12.50%) ITSM
8 7 (12.50%) Project Management
9 6 (10.71%) Security Architecture
10 5 (8.93%) B2B
10 5 (8.93%) Email Filtering
10 5 (8.93%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (8.93%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
1 3 (5.36%) Python
1 3 (5.36%) SQL
2 2 (3.57%) Perl
3 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 16 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.29%) CISSP
2 8 (14.29%) Degree
3 7 (12.50%) CISM
4 6 (10.71%) CISA
5 4 (7.14%) PMI Certification
6 2 (3.57%) CCSA
6 2 (3.57%) CCSE
7 1 (1.79%) CLAS
7 1 (1.79%) CRISC
7 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.79%) MCSE
7 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.79%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) QA
2 6 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (10.71%) SLA
3 1 (1.79%) COBIT
3 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.79%) UAG
2 1 (1.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.79%) SCCM
2 1 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) BMC
1 7 (12.50%) Remedy
2 5 (8.93%) VMware
3 4 (7.14%) Intel Security
3 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.36%) Apple
5 2 (3.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.57%) Citrix
6 1 (1.79%) Adobe
6 1 (1.79%) Altiris
6 1 (1.79%) Cisco
6 1 (1.79%) EMC
6 1 (1.79%) IBM
6 1 (1.79%) NetApp
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle
6 1 (1.79%) SAP