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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 21 32 14
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 146 158 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.00% 6.46% 10.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.44% 6.78% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 78 135 161
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.77%
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
1547 2330 2532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.38% 95.22% 95.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1136 1882 1602
Median salary £45,000 £46,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 91 (27.91%) Finance
2 84 (25.77%) Degree
3 65 (19.94%) Telecoms
4 62 (19.02%) Presales
5 54 (16.56%) SQL
6 52 (15.95%) Windows
6 52 (15.95%) Microsoft
7 49 (15.03%) Linux
8 46 (14.11%) Analytical Skills
9 43 (13.19%) Information Security
10 41 (12.58%) Unix
11 40 (12.27%) Marketing
11 40 (12.27%) Business Development
12 37 (11.35%) Windows Server
13 34 (10.43%) VMware
14 33 (10.12%) IBM
15 32 (9.82%) HP
16 30 (9.20%) SQL Server
17 29 (8.90%) Oracle
17 29 (8.90%) MS Excel
18 27 (8.28%) CRM
18 27 (8.28%) Migration
19 26 (7.98%) Security Cleared
19 26 (7.98%) VMware Infrastructure
20 25 (7.67%) Cybersecurity
21 24 (7.36%) Project Management
21 24 (7.36%) Data Protection
21 24 (7.36%) SC Cleared
22 23 (7.06%) PKI
22 23 (7.06%) ERP

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 16 (4.91%) IIS
2 9 (2.76%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.45%) JBoss
4 6 (1.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.92%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.61%) Drupal
6 2 (0.61%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.61%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.61%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.31%) CMS
7 1 (0.31%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.31%) Moodle
7 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.31%) Totara
7 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (8.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (1.23%) InDesign
2 4 (1.23%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.61%) MS Office
4 1 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (3.07%) Sage X3
2 7 (2.15%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (1.84%) SAP CO
3 6 (1.84%) SAP FI
3 6 (1.84%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.92%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (0.92%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.92%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.92%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.92%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle AGIS
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 1 (0.31%) HFM
7 1 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.44%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (6.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 21 (6.44%) Office 365
2 12 (3.68%) SaaS
3 10 (3.07%) IaaS
4 9 (2.76%) PaaS
5 8 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.53%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.92%) FinancialForce.com
8 1 (0.31%) G Suite
8 1 (0.31%) GitHub
8 1 (0.31%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.31%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.13%) Firewall
2 18 (5.52%) SSL
2 18 (5.52%) TCP/IP
3 17 (5.21%) Internet
4 13 (3.99%) HTTP
5 12 (3.68%) Network Security
6 7 (2.15%) WebEx
7 5 (1.53%) WAN
8 4 (1.23%) VPN
9 3 (0.92%) LTE
10 2 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.61%) DNS
10 2 (0.61%) Extranet
10 2 (0.61%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.61%) VLAN
10 2 (0.61%) Wireless
11 1 (0.31%) 3G
11 1 (0.31%) IPsec
11 1 (0.31%) MPLS
11 1 (0.31%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.29%) Oracle Database
3 12 (3.68%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.23%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.92%) Power BI
6 3 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.61%) Big Data
7 2 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.61%) MySQL
8 1 (0.31%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.31%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.31%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (2.15%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (1.23%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.23%) JIRA
2 4 (1.23%) JMeter
2 4 (1.23%) LoadRunner
2 4 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.92%) VersionOne
4 1 (0.31%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.31%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.31%) WebDriver
General
1 91 (27.91%) Finance
2 65 (19.94%) Telecoms
3 40 (12.27%) Marketing
4 18 (5.52%) Banking
5 17 (5.21%) Back Office
6 13 (3.99%) Manufacturing
7 12 (3.68%) Billing
8 11 (3.37%) Mandarin Language
8 11 (3.37%) Spanish Language
9 10 (3.07%) Advertising
10 8 (2.45%) German Language
11 4 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.92%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.61%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.61%) Legal
14 1 (0.31%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.31%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.68%) .NET
2 9 (2.76%) HTML
3 7 (2.15%) Middleware
3 7 (2.15%) SAML
4 5 (1.53%) CSS
4 5 (1.53%) HTML5
4 5 (1.53%) Web Services
5 4 (1.23%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (1.23%) XML
6 3 (0.92%) SOAP
7 2 (0.61%) Flash
7 2 (0.61%) RESTful
8 1 (0.31%) ADO.NET
8 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.31%) COM
8 1 (0.31%) Java EE
8 1 (0.31%) REST
8 1 (0.31%) WAP
8 1 (0.31%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 46 (14.11%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.06%) PKI
3 22 (6.75%) Data Centre
4 16 (4.91%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.99%) Economics
6 8 (2.45%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.15%) Life Science
8 6 (1.84%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.53%) Clustering
9 5 (1.53%) Handset
10 4 (1.23%) Blog
10 4 (1.23%) Cybercrime
10 4 (1.23%) Cyberthreat
10 4 (1.23%) IPTV
10 4 (1.23%) Security Operations Centre
10 4 (1.23%) Social Media
11 3 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (0.92%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.92%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 52 (15.95%) Windows
2 49 (15.03%) Linux
3 41 (12.58%) Unix
4 37 (11.35%) Windows Server
5 11 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (2.45%) Solaris
8 7 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.61%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.31%) HPUX
10 1 (0.31%) KNOPPIX
10 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (19.02%) Presales
2 43 (13.19%) Information Security
3 40 (12.27%) Business Development
4 27 (8.28%) CRM
4 27 (8.28%) Migration
5 25 (7.67%) Cybersecurity
6 24 (7.36%) Data Protection
6 24 (7.36%) Project Management
7 23 (7.06%) ERP
8 21 (6.44%) Business Analysis
9 20 (6.13%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (6.13%) DevOps
10 19 (5.83%) PLM
11 17 (5.21%) Risk Management
11 17 (5.21%) Validation
12 16 (4.91%) Analytics
12 16 (4.91%) Customer Engagement
13 14 (4.29%) Business Transformation
13 14 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (3.99%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 54 (16.56%) SQL
2 19 (5.83%) Shell Script
3 18 (5.52%) Python
4 16 (4.91%) Java
5 14 (4.29%) Bash Shell
5 14 (4.29%) Perl
6 11 (3.37%) C
7 6 (1.84%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.53%) C#
9 2 (0.61%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.61%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.61%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.61%) VBA
10 1 (0.31%) C++
10 1 (0.31%) Ruby
10 1 (0.31%) VB
10 1 (0.31%) VB6
Qualifications
1 84 (25.77%) Degree
2 26 (7.98%) Security Cleared
3 24 (7.36%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.99%) AWS Certification
5 11 (3.37%) CISSP
5 11 (3.37%) MBA
6 10 (3.07%) CISM
7 9 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (2.45%) CCNP
9 3 (0.92%) CCNA
9 3 (0.92%) CISA
9 3 (0.92%) MCITP
9 3 (0.92%) MCSE
10 2 (0.61%) CCDA
10 2 (0.61%) CCSA
10 2 (0.61%) CCSE
10 2 (0.61%) MCTS
11 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.31%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (3.99%) SLA
3 7 (2.15%) GAMP
4 4 (1.23%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.61%) Actionable Recommendations
5 2 (0.61%) COBIT
5 2 (0.61%) QA
6 1 (0.31%) COSO
6 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.31%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.31%) RMADS
System Software
1 26 (7.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (6.13%) Active Directory
3 19 (5.83%) Hyper-V
4 14 (4.29%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (1.53%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.61%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (5.83%) Puppet
2 18 (5.52%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (3.68%) SCCM
4 6 (1.84%) Ansible
5 4 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.23%) SCOM
6 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.31%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.31%) Core Impact
7 1 (0.31%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.31%) Mesos
7 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.31%) Nessus
7 1 (0.31%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.31%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.31%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 52 (15.95%) Microsoft
2 34 (10.43%) VMware
3 33 (10.12%) IBM
4 32 (9.82%) HP
5 29 (8.90%) Oracle
6 20 (6.13%) Blue Coat
6 20 (6.13%) F5
7 17 (5.21%) SAP
8 13 (3.99%) Cisco
9 11 (3.37%) Sage
10 9 (2.76%) EMC
10 9 (2.76%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (2.45%) CheckPoint
11 8 (2.45%) Citrix
12 7 (2.15%) Adobe
12 7 (2.15%) Red Hat
13 5 (1.53%) Dell
13 5 (1.53%) Huawei
14 4 (1.23%) Facebook
14 4 (1.23%) Fortinet
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