The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Consultant
Rank 140 138 103
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 7 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.27% 0.51% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.55% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 25
Average salary £80,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.23% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £37,500 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £88,000 £59,100 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Business 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 Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2431 2346 1969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.64% 92.11% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1560 1776 1673
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,100 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Business Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Business Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Business Consultant Salary Trend in Reading

Business Consultant
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Consultant across the Reading region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Business Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Business 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 Business Consultant in their job title.

1 21 (70.00%) Telecoms
2 14 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (40.00%) Degree
4 11 (36.67%) Teradata
5 10 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (33.33%) Finance
6 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (26.67%) Project Management
7 8 (26.67%) ETL
8 7 (23.33%) Business Development
8 7 (23.33%) Data Modelling
8 7 (23.33%) Inmon Methodology
8 7 (23.33%) Marketing
9 6 (20.00%) DB2
9 6 (20.00%) Netezza
9 6 (20.00%) Oracle
10 5 (16.67%) SAP
10 5 (16.67%) IBM
10 5 (16.67%) OLAP
10 5 (16.67%) ROLAP
10 5 (16.67%) Star Schema
10 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
10 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
10 5 (16.67%) SQL
10 5 (16.67%) Time Management
11 4 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling
11 4 (13.33%) Data Migration
11 4 (13.33%) Migration

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Business 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 Business Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Internet
2 3 (10.00%) Broadband
3 2 (6.67%) 4G
3 2 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (6.67%) 3G
3 2 (6.67%) 2G
4 1 (3.33%) Network Security
4 1 (3.33%) LTE
4 1 (3.33%) xDSL
4 1 (3.33%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (20.00%) DB2
4 5 (16.67%) OLAP
4 5 (16.67%) ROLAP
4 5 (16.67%) Star Schema
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
General
1 21 (70.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (33.33%) Finance
3 7 (23.33%) Marketing
4 4 (13.33%) Banking
4 4 (13.33%) Retail
5 2 (6.67%) Electronics
6 1 (3.33%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Struts
1 1 (3.33%) Spring
1 1 (3.33%) Java EE
1 1 (3.33%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Data Conversion
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (26.67%) Project Management
2 8 (26.67%) ETL
3 7 (23.33%) Data Modelling
3 7 (23.33%) Business Development
3 7 (23.33%) Inmon Methodology
4 5 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
4 5 (16.67%) Time Management
5 4 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling
5 4 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 4 (13.33%) Quantitative Analysis
5 4 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
5 4 (13.33%) Marketing Strategy
5 4 (13.33%) Migration
6 3 (10.00%) Web Development
6 3 (10.00%) Data Management
6 3 (10.00%) Network Planning
6 3 (10.00%) Master Data Management
6 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.67%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) MBA
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Teradata
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) Netezza
3 5 (16.67%) SAP
3 5 (16.67%) IBM
4 4 (13.33%) Informatica
4 4 (13.33%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (13.33%) Business Objects
5 2 (6.67%) Huawei
6 1 (3.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 1 (3.33%) Nokia
6 1 (3.33%) Sage
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.33%) Ericsson