The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Principal Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Consultant
Rank 191 214 214
Rank change year-on-year
+23 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 9 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.21% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.32% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 6
Median salary £72,500 £75,000 £57,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +31.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £112,000 £110,000 £67,750
UK excluding London median salary £68,750 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +3.70%
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
4072 5057 5546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.90% 95.94% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3204 4025 3785
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Principal Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

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 28 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 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 +17 6 £70,000 -36.36%
Bracknell - 3 £75,000 -
Principal Consultant
South East

Principal Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Principal 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 Principal Consultant in the job title.

1 9 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (44.44%) Security Architecture
2 8 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (44.44%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (22.22%) Presales
4 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (16.67%) Middleware
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) STB
4 3 (16.67%) IPTV
4 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (16.67%) Over-the-Top Content
5 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (11.11%) Sage X3
5 2 (11.11%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 2 (11.11%) Sage
5 2 (11.11%) ERP
5 2 (11.11%) Finance
5 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 2 (11.11%) Advertising
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) VMware
6 1 (5.56%) CGI
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco

Principal 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) CGI
2 1 (5.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) IPTV
1 3 (16.67%) Over-the-Top Content
1 3 (16.67%) STB
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (44.44%) Identity Access Management
2 8 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (44.44%) Security Architecture
3 4 (22.22%) Presales
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 2 (11.11%) ERP
5 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) BDD
6 1 (5.56%) Coaching
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Open Source
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Sage
2 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) EMC
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) NetApp
2 1 (5.56%) VMware