The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 22 11 20
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 30 73 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 7.94% 15.67% 10.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.33% 16.59% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 37
Average salary £67,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £27,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury 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
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
360 440 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 95.24% 94.42% 93.53%
Number of salaries quoted 272 287 347
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Consultant
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Newbury

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Newbury

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 24 (64.86%) Finance
2 11 (29.73%) PRINCE2
3 10 (27.03%) Knowledge Management
3 10 (27.03%) Project Planning
3 10 (27.03%) Business Development
4 6 (16.22%) Degree
4 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
5 5 (13.51%) CISSP
6 4 (10.81%) Project Management
6 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (10.81%) CISM
6 4 (10.81%) Firewall
7 3 (8.11%) ITSM
7 3 (8.11%) Service Management
7 3 (8.11%) Banking
7 3 (8.11%) Change Management
7 3 (8.11%) CCIE
7 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (8.11%) MPLS
7 3 (8.11%) OSPF
7 3 (8.11%) BGP
7 3 (8.11%) iPad
7 3 (8.11%) Business Process Mapping
8 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (5.41%) SDLC
8 2 (5.41%) Network Security
8 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
8 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (5.41%) VoLTE
8 2 (5.41%) Network Management

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Firewall
2 3 (8.11%) MPLS
2 3 (8.11%) OSPF
2 3 (8.11%) BGP
3 2 (5.41%) Broadband
3 2 (5.41%) LAN
3 2 (5.41%) SMS
3 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (5.41%) 2G
3 2 (5.41%) IP Telephony
3 2 (5.41%) Network Security
3 2 (5.41%) 3G
3 2 (5.41%) SS7
3 2 (5.41%) 4G
3 2 (5.41%) VoLTE
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.70%) VoIP
4 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.70%) VPN
General
1 24 (64.86%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) iPad
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) iPhone
3 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) PRINCE2
2 10 (27.03%) Knowledge Management
2 10 (27.03%) Project Planning
2 10 (27.03%) Business Development
3 4 (10.81%) Project Management
4 3 (8.11%) Service Management
4 3 (8.11%) Change Management
4 3 (8.11%) ITSM
4 3 (8.11%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.41%) SDLC
5 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.41%) Information Security
5 2 (5.41%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (5.41%) ITIL
5 2 (5.41%) DNA
5 2 (5.41%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 2 (5.41%) Network Management
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) CISSP
3 4 (10.81%) CISM
4 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (8.11%) CCIE
5 2 (5.41%) CISA
5 2 (5.41%) CRISC
5 2 (5.41%) ISACA
5 2 (5.41%) GCED
5 2 (5.41%) GSEC
6 1 (2.70%) CCNP
6 1 (2.70%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Juniper
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco
3 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.70%) VMware
3 1 (2.70%) Citrix