The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal 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 Principal Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Consultant
Rank 218 214 221
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 16 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.31% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.21% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 2
Average salary £85,000 £50,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £70,000 £68,750
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.81%
Principal 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
4890 5327 5184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.88% 95.93% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3997 3957 3809
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £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% -

Principal Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Principal Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Principal Consultant
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Principal Consultant Salary Trend in Berkshire

Principal Consultant
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Consultant across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Principal Consultant Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Principal 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 Principal Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 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
(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
Reading +17 13 £76,250 +12.96% 3
Bracknell +6 3 £85,000 +70.00%
Principal Consultant
South East

Principal Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Principal 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 Principal Consultant in their job title.

1 11 (37.93%) Presales
2 9 (31.03%) Finance
3 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (27.59%) Mentoring
4 7 (24.14%) Marketing
5 6 (20.69%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (20.69%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
5 6 (20.69%) Identity Access Management
5 6 (20.69%) Security Architecture
6 5 (17.24%) Project Planning
7 4 (13.79%) ERP
7 4 (13.79%) JD Edwards
7 4 (13.79%) Degree
7 4 (13.79%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 4 (13.79%) Billing
7 4 (13.79%) General Ledger
7 4 (13.79%) Network Management
7 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (13.79%) Expense Management
7 4 (13.79%) Driving Licence
8 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
8 3 (10.34%) Resource Management
8 3 (10.34%) Business Development
8 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
8 3 (10.34%) Windows
9 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
9 2 (6.90%) HP
9 2 (6.90%) Dell
9 2 (6.90%) EMC

Principal Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Principal 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 Principal Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Marketing
3 4 (13.79%) Billing
3 4 (13.79%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
1 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Presales
2 8 (27.59%) Mentoring
2 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (20.69%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (20.69%) Identity Access Management
3 6 (20.69%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (20.69%) Security Architecture
4 5 (17.24%) Project Planning
5 4 (13.79%) ERP
5 4 (13.79%) Expense Management
5 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (13.79%) Network Management
6 3 (10.34%) Business Development
6 3 (10.34%) Resource Management
7 2 (6.90%) Information Security
7 2 (6.90%) Project Management
7 2 (6.90%) QMS
7 2 (6.90%) Quality Management
8 1 (3.45%) CRM
8 1 (3.45%) Migration
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) MCITP
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) AirWatch
1 1 (3.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (3.45%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) JD Edwards
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Dell
3 2 (6.90%) EMC
3 2 (6.90%) HP
3 2 (6.90%) NEC
3 2 (6.90%) NetApp
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
4 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.45%) F5
4 1 (3.45%) Forcepoint
4 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.45%) Juniper
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Seven Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago