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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Principal Consultant
South East / Berkshire
Rank 179 215 212
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 3 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.086% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.27% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 10
Median salary £87,000 £85,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +61.90%
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £90,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-19.44% +38.46%

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
3340 4835 5309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.48% 95.05% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2691 3964 3962
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +31 3 £87,000 +2.35%
Principal Consultant
South East

Principal Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 3 (60.00%) Presales
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team Management
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Business Development
2 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (40.00%) Product Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Law
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS

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 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Presales
2 2 (40.00%) Business Development
2 2 (40.00%) Product Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) EMC
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) NetApp
1 1 (20.00%) VMware