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

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 19 35 17
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 117 142 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.13% 6.86% 9.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.32% 7.28% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 84 110 158
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £35,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -

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
1255 1950 2293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.97% 94.16% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 954 1537 1598
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 57 (22.35%) Degree
2 55 (21.57%) Microsoft
3 54 (21.18%) Presales
4 48 (18.82%) Linux
5 47 (18.43%) Telecoms
6 41 (16.08%) Unix
7 38 (14.90%) Windows
8 36 (14.12%) Finance
8 36 (14.12%) MS Excel
9 35 (13.73%) Marketing
10 34 (13.33%) Project Management
10 34 (13.33%) Information Security
11 33 (12.94%) SQL
11 33 (12.94%) Oracle
12 32 (12.55%) Business Development
13 31 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
13 31 (12.16%) VMware
14 30 (11.76%) CRM
14 30 (11.76%) IBM
14 30 (11.76%) Windows Server
15 26 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
15 26 (10.20%) HP
15 26 (10.20%) Business Analysis
16 24 (9.41%) SSL
16 24 (9.41%) TCP/IP
17 23 (9.02%) PLM
17 23 (9.02%) Risk Management
17 23 (9.02%) Analytics
18 22 (8.63%) Internet
19 21 (8.24%) HTTP

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 19 (7.45%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.10%) IIS
3 9 (3.53%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (2.35%) Skype for Business
5 5 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (1.57%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.18%) JBoss
7 3 (1.18%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.78%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.39%) CMS
9 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.39%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 36 (14.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (2.75%) SAP CO
1 7 (2.75%) SAP FI
1 7 (2.75%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (1.57%) NetSuite
2 4 (1.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.39%) Fredhopper
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.84%) Office 365
2 17 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (3.92%) SaaS
5 6 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.35%) IaaS
6 4 (1.57%) PaaS
6 4 (1.57%) Yammer
7 2 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.78%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.39%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.41%) SSL
1 24 (9.41%) TCP/IP
2 22 (8.63%) Internet
3 21 (8.24%) HTTP
4 8 (3.14%) Firewall
4 8 (3.14%) Network Security
5 5 (1.96%) Unified Communications
6 4 (1.57%) Skype
7 3 (1.18%) DNS
7 3 (1.18%) Kerberos
7 3 (1.18%) VLAN
7 3 (1.18%) VPN
8 2 (0.78%) Extranet
8 2 (0.78%) LTE
8 2 (0.78%) WAN
9 1 (0.39%) Broadband
9 1 (0.39%) MPLS
9 1 (0.39%) MVNO
9 1 (0.39%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (0.39%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.06%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 13 (5.10%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (1.96%) Big Data
5 4 (1.57%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.18%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.18%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (0.78%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.78%) Power BI
7 2 (0.78%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.39%) DB2
8 1 (0.39%) Endeca
8 1 (0.39%) Impala
8 1 (0.39%) MySQL
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (1.18%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.18%) JIRA
1 3 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (1.18%) VersionOne
1 3 (1.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.39%) JMeter
2 1 (0.39%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.39%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 47 (18.43%) Telecoms
2 36 (14.12%) Finance
3 35 (13.73%) Marketing
4 12 (4.71%) Mandarin Language
4 12 (4.71%) Spanish Language
5 10 (3.92%) Billing
6 9 (3.53%) German Language
7 7 (2.75%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (2.35%) Advertising
9 5 (1.96%) Banking
9 5 (1.96%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.39%) Back Office
10 1 (0.39%) Law
10 1 (0.39%) Legal
10 1 (0.39%) Retail
10 1 (0.39%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.27%) HTML
2 10 (3.92%) XML
3 8 (3.14%) Web Services
4 6 (2.35%) .NET
4 6 (2.35%) SAML
5 4 (1.57%) Middleware
6 3 (1.18%) Ajax
6 3 (1.18%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.78%) Flash
7 2 (0.78%) HTML5
8 1 (0.39%) COM
8 1 (0.39%) J2EE
8 1 (0.39%) Java EE
8 1 (0.39%) Mason
8 1 (0.39%) REST
8 1 (0.39%) SOAP
8 1 (0.39%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.27%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.71%) Data Centre
4 9 (3.53%) PKI
5 8 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.14%) Robotics
6 7 (2.75%) Life Science
7 6 (2.35%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.35%) Smartcard
8 5 (1.96%) Clustering
9 4 (1.57%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.18%) iPad
11 2 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.78%) IPTV
11 2 (0.78%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.39%) Cyber Attack
12 1 (0.39%) Cyber Defence
12 1 (0.39%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Cloud
12 1 (0.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 48 (18.82%) Linux
2 41 (16.08%) Unix
3 38 (14.90%) Windows
4 30 (11.76%) Windows Server
5 7 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.75%) Solaris
6 5 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.39%) HPUX
8 1 (0.39%) KNOPPIX
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (21.18%) Presales
2 34 (13.33%) Information Security
2 34 (13.33%) Project Management
3 32 (12.55%) Business Development
4 30 (11.76%) CRM
5 26 (10.20%) Business Analysis
6 23 (9.02%) Analytics
6 23 (9.02%) PLM
6 23 (9.02%) Risk Management
7 21 (8.24%) Migration
8 18 (7.06%) DevOps
9 17 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
9 17 (6.67%) Validation
10 16 (6.27%) Business Transformation
11 15 (5.88%) Asset Management
11 15 (5.88%) Change Management
11 15 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (5.49%) Economics
12 14 (5.49%) ERP
13 13 (5.10%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (12.94%) SQL
2 15 (5.88%) Python
3 14 (5.49%) Bash Shell
3 14 (5.49%) Java
3 14 (5.49%) Perl
3 14 (5.49%) Shell Script
4 5 (1.96%) C
5 4 (1.57%) PHP
6 3 (1.18%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.18%) Ruby
7 2 (0.78%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.78%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.78%) VBA
8 1 (0.39%) C#
8 1 (0.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 57 (22.35%) Degree
2 13 (5.10%) MBA
2 13 (5.10%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (4.71%) SC Cleared
4 11 (4.31%) AWS Certification
5 7 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.96%) CISSP
6 5 (1.96%) MCSE
7 4 (1.57%) CCNP
8 3 (1.18%) MCITP
8 3 (1.18%) MCP
9 2 (0.78%) CCNA
9 2 (0.78%) MCTS
9 2 (0.78%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.78%) PMP
10 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.39%) IISP
10 1 (0.39%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.39%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.75%) GAMP
1 7 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (2.75%) SLA
2 4 (1.57%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.78%) Actionable Recommendations
3 2 (0.78%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.39%) COBIT
4 1 (0.39%) COSO
4 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 26 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (7.84%) Hyper-V
3 15 (5.88%) Active Directory
4 13 (5.10%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 17 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (6.67%) Puppet
2 10 (3.92%) SCCM
3 3 (1.18%) Ansible
3 3 (1.18%) Icinga
3 3 (1.18%) SCOM
3 3 (1.18%) vRealize
4 2 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.39%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.39%) Core Impact
5 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.39%) Nessus
5 1 (0.39%) Oozie
Vendors
1 55 (21.57%) Microsoft
2 33 (12.94%) Oracle
3 31 (12.16%) VMware
4 30 (11.76%) IBM
5 26 (10.20%) HP
6 21 (8.24%) Blue Coat
6 21 (8.24%) F5
7 15 (5.88%) Cisco
8 13 (5.10%) SAP
9 10 (3.92%) EMC
10 9 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (3.14%) Dell
12 7 (2.75%) Red Hat
13 6 (2.35%) ServiceNow
14 5 (1.96%) Sage
15 4 (1.57%) Citrix
15 4 (1.57%) Huawei
15 4 (1.57%) Zoho
16 3 (1.18%) Adobe
16 3 (1.18%) CA Agile Central
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Mason Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
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Posted: 6 days ago
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PRUDENTIAL
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £95,000 + Package
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IDOX plc
Salary: Home Based. Salary competitive, according to experience.
Posted: 18 days ago
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Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Uncapped commission 40%
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Uncapped commission 40%
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