The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 22 23 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 170 212 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 8.97% 8.81% 11.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.44% 9.25% 12.41%
Number of salaries quoted 113 134 217
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £41,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1800 2292 2289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.94% 95.22% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1475 1566 1704
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Reading

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Reading region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 Reading region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 90 (28.66%) Presales
2 72 (22.93%) Cisco
3 59 (18.79%) Microsoft
4 57 (18.15%) Cisco Certification
5 50 (15.92%) Data Centre
6 48 (15.29%) Cybersecurity
7 46 (14.65%) Information Security
8 42 (13.38%) Finance
9 41 (13.06%) Firewall
9 41 (13.06%) Degree
10 40 (12.74%) CCIE
11 39 (12.42%) Telecoms
12 38 (12.10%) Wireless
12 38 (12.10%) CheckPoint
13 33 (10.51%) Juniper
14 32 (10.19%) CCNP
15 30 (9.55%) VMware
16 29 (9.24%) Marketing
17 28 (8.92%) Risk Assessment
17 28 (8.92%) LAN
18 27 (8.60%) WAN
18 27 (8.60%) eTOM
19 25 (7.96%) Computer Science
19 25 (7.96%) Network Security
19 25 (7.96%) Security Cleared
20 24 (7.64%) MS Excel
20 24 (7.64%) SQL
20 24 (7.64%) MPLS
21 23 (7.32%) SAP
21 23 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (3.50%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.91%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (1.91%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (1.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.64%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.32%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.32%) IIS
6 1 (0.32%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 24 (7.64%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.87%) MS Office
3 5 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.59%) SAP Business One
2 4 (1.27%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (1.27%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (1.27%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.64%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.64%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.32%) Changepoint
4 1 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.32%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.32%) Primavera
4 1 (0.32%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.32%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.73%) Office 365
2 13 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.27%) SuccessFactors
4 4 (1.27%) Yammer
5 3 (0.96%) OneDrive
5 3 (0.96%) SaaS
6 2 (0.64%) PaaS
7 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.32%) IaaS
7 1 (0.32%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (13.06%) Firewall
2 38 (12.10%) Wireless
3 28 (8.92%) LAN
4 27 (8.60%) WAN
5 25 (7.96%) Network Security
6 24 (7.64%) MPLS
7 18 (5.73%) VPN
8 16 (5.10%) BGP
9 15 (4.78%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (4.46%) TCP/IP
11 13 (4.14%) OSPF
12 11 (3.50%) VPLS
13 10 (3.18%) IPsec
13 10 (3.18%) Multicast
14 9 (2.87%) Cisco Nexus
15 8 (2.55%) SSL
15 8 (2.55%) VoIP
16 7 (2.23%) Cisco PIX
16 7 (2.23%) EIGRP
16 7 (2.23%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.82%) Big Data
2 9 (2.87%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.91%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (0.96%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.96%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.64%) MS Access
6 2 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.32%) ActiveReports
7 1 (0.32%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (0.32%) Essbase
7 1 (0.32%) MySQL
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.32%) Power BI
7 1 (0.32%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (1.91%) Selenium
2 5 (1.59%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.27%) Cucumber
3 4 (1.27%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.27%) HP UFT
3 4 (1.27%) JBehave
3 4 (1.27%) Ranorex
3 4 (1.27%) RSpec
3 4 (1.27%) Subversion
4 1 (0.32%) Metasploit
General
1 42 (13.38%) Finance
2 39 (12.42%) Telecoms
3 29 (9.24%) Marketing
4 22 (7.01%) Billing
5 17 (5.41%) Banking
6 16 (5.10%) Retail
7 9 (2.87%) Advertising
8 8 (2.55%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.27%) Games
9 4 (1.27%) German Language
9 4 (1.27%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.64%) Electronics
10 2 (0.64%) Legal
10 2 (0.64%) Military
10 2 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.32%) French Language
11 1 (0.32%) Law
11 1 (0.32%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.50%) HTML
2 8 (2.55%) .NET
3 6 (1.91%) Web Services
3 6 (1.91%) XML
4 4 (1.27%) Ajax
4 4 (1.27%) CSS
5 3 (0.96%) RESTful
5 3 (0.96%) SOAP
6 2 (0.64%) SAML
6 2 (0.64%) VXML
7 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.32%) CGI
7 1 (0.32%) J2EE
7 1 (0.32%) jQuery
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 50 (15.92%) Data Centre
2 25 (7.96%) Computer Science
3 16 (5.10%) Driving Licence
4 10 (3.18%) Mathematics
4 10 (3.18%) PKI
5 9 (2.87%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.59%) Cyber Attack
6 5 (1.59%) FMCG
7 4 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.27%) iPad
7 4 (1.27%) PMI
8 3 (0.96%) CESG
8 3 (0.96%) Clustering
8 3 (0.96%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (0.96%) IPTV
8 3 (0.96%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (0.64%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (0.64%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.10%) Windows
2 10 (3.18%) Linux
3 6 (1.91%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.64%) Unix
4 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.32%) Android
5 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.32%) KNOPPIX
5 1 (0.32%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (28.66%) Presales
2 48 (15.29%) Cybersecurity
3 46 (14.65%) Information Security
4 28 (8.92%) Risk Assessment
5 27 (8.60%) eTOM
6 22 (7.01%) Mentoring
6 22 (7.01%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (6.69%) CRM
8 20 (6.37%) Business Development
8 20 (6.37%) Project Management
9 19 (6.05%) Data Protection
10 18 (5.73%) SIEM
11 17 (5.41%) ITIL
12 15 (4.78%) Convergent Charging
12 15 (4.78%) Fraud Detection
12 15 (4.78%) Penetration Testing
12 15 (4.78%) Risk Management
13 14 (4.46%) Information Assurance
13 14 (4.46%) Network Design
14 13 (4.14%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (7.64%) SQL
2 11 (3.50%) C#
3 10 (3.18%) C
4 9 (2.87%) Java
5 6 (1.91%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.91%) PL/SQL
5 6 (1.91%) VB
6 3 (0.96%) Perl
6 3 (0.96%) Python
7 2 (0.64%) C++
7 2 (0.64%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.32%) PHP
8 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 57 (18.15%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (13.06%) Degree
3 40 (12.74%) CCIE
4 32 (10.19%) CCNP
5 25 (7.96%) Security Cleared
6 19 (6.05%) CISSP
7 18 (5.73%) SC Cleared
8 15 (4.78%) CISA
8 15 (4.78%) CISM
9 11 (3.50%) CESG Certified Professional
10 9 (2.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (2.23%) JNCIP
12 6 (1.91%) CCSP
12 6 (1.91%) JNCIE
12 6 (1.91%) MBA
12 6 (1.91%) SANS
13 5 (1.59%) CCA
13 5 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (1.59%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (4.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 12 (3.82%) RMADS
4 3 (0.96%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.64%) COBIT
5 2 (0.64%) QA
6 1 (0.32%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (6.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (4.14%) Hyper-V
3 11 (3.50%) vSphere
4 8 (2.55%) vCloud
4 8 (2.55%) XenApp
5 7 (2.23%) Active Directory
5 7 (2.23%) XenDesktop
6 6 (1.91%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.96%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.64%) Firmware
8 2 (0.64%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.32%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (1.91%) vRealize
2 5 (1.59%) SCVMM
3 4 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (1.27%) SCCM
4 3 (0.96%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (0.96%) XenMobile
5 2 (0.64%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.64%) Ansible
5 2 (0.64%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.64%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (0.64%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (0.64%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.64%) Puppet
5 2 (0.64%) SCOM
5 2 (0.64%) SCSM
6 1 (0.32%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.32%) CORE IMPACT
6 1 (0.32%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 72 (22.93%) Cisco
2 59 (18.79%) Microsoft
3 38 (12.10%) CheckPoint
4 33 (10.51%) Juniper
5 30 (9.55%) VMware
6 23 (7.32%) SAP
7 21 (6.69%) Citrix
8 18 (5.73%) Oracle
9 16 (5.10%) Palo Alto
10 15 (4.78%) Blue Coat
10 15 (4.78%) Intel
11 14 (4.46%) F5
11 14 (4.46%) Fortinet
12 12 (3.82%) Forcepoint
12 12 (3.82%) NetApp
13 10 (3.18%) HP
14 9 (2.87%) Meraki
14 9 (2.87%) Sourcefire
15 8 (2.55%) Adobe
15 8 (2.55%) ArcSight
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