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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 18 21 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 190 225 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.76% 9.81% 12.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.18% 10.20% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 123 136 236
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median 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 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
1699 2205 2317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.21% 96.12% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1349 1656 1662
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,936 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,550 £67,500 £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 26 June 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 96 (27.35%) Presales
2 72 (20.51%) Finance
3 64 (18.23%) Cybersecurity
4 63 (17.95%) Cisco
5 60 (17.09%) Information Security
6 54 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 51 (14.53%) Firewall
8 49 (13.96%) Data Centre
9 47 (13.39%) Cisco Certification
10 45 (12.82%) Degree
11 44 (12.54%) Telecoms
12 40 (11.40%) CheckPoint
13 36 (10.26%) SQL
14 33 (9.40%) CCIE
14 33 (9.40%) Wireless
14 33 (9.40%) VMware
14 33 (9.40%) Risk Assessment
15 31 (8.83%) Banking
15 31 (8.83%) Juniper
15 31 (8.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 29 (8.26%) Marketing
16 29 (8.26%) Business Development
17 28 (7.98%) Network Security
17 28 (7.98%) Data Protection
17 28 (7.98%) Security Cleared
17 28 (7.98%) CISSP
17 28 (7.98%) MS Excel
18 27 (7.69%) LAN
18 27 (7.69%) CCNP
18 27 (7.69%) SIEM

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 15 (4.27%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (1.42%) IIS
4 4 (1.14%) JBoss
5 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.57%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.28%) CMS
6 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.28%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.28%) Moodle
6 1 (0.28%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.28%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.28%) Totara
Applications
1 28 (7.98%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.42%) MS Office
3 9 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (1.14%) InDesign
4 4 (1.14%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.42%) SAP Business One
2 4 (1.14%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (1.14%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (1.14%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (1.14%) Sage X3
3 3 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.57%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.28%) Changepoint
5 1 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.28%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.28%) Primavera
5 1 (0.28%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.28%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.98%) Office 365
2 18 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (2.85%) PaaS
4 10 (2.85%) SaaS
5 7 (1.99%) IaaS
6 5 (1.42%) Google Apps
7 4 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.14%) Yammer
8 3 (0.85%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.57%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 51 (14.53%) Firewall
2 33 (9.40%) Wireless
3 28 (7.98%) Network Security
4 27 (7.69%) LAN
5 26 (7.41%) WAN
6 21 (5.98%) MPLS
7 19 (5.41%) VPN
8 16 (4.56%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (3.99%) BGP
10 12 (3.42%) TCP/IP
11 11 (3.13%) OSPF
11 11 (3.13%) VPLS
12 10 (2.85%) IPsec
12 10 (2.85%) Multicast
12 10 (2.85%) SSL
13 7 (1.99%) Cisco PIX
13 7 (1.99%) EIGRP
13 7 (1.99%) RIP
13 7 (1.99%) Spanning Tree
13 7 (1.99%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.84%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.85%) Big Data
3 6 (1.71%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.42%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (1.42%) GIS
4 5 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.85%) MySQL
5 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.85%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (0.57%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.28%) ActiveReports
7 1 (0.28%) Essbase
7 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.28%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (2.28%) Selenium
2 6 (1.71%) Cucumber
2 6 (1.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.71%) HP UFT
2 6 (1.71%) JBehave
2 6 (1.71%) Ranorex
2 6 (1.71%) RSpec
2 6 (1.71%) Subversion
3 5 (1.42%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.42%) WebDriver
4 2 (0.57%) eggPlant
4 2 (0.57%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (0.28%) Metasploit
General
1 72 (20.51%) Finance
2 44 (12.54%) Telecoms
3 31 (8.83%) Banking
4 29 (8.26%) Marketing
5 17 (4.84%) Billing
6 16 (4.56%) Retail
7 8 (2.28%) Italian Language
8 6 (1.71%) Advertising
8 6 (1.71%) Games
9 5 (1.42%) Legal
9 5 (1.42%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.85%) German Language
11 2 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.28%) Electronics
12 1 (0.28%) French Language
12 1 (0.28%) Military
12 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.27%) HTML
2 12 (3.42%) CSS
3 11 (3.13%) .NET
4 10 (2.85%) Web Services
5 6 (1.71%) Ajax
5 6 (1.71%) RESTful
5 6 (1.71%) SOAP
6 4 (1.14%) SAML
7 3 (0.85%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (0.85%) XML
8 2 (0.57%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.57%) jQuery
8 2 (0.57%) Middleware
8 2 (0.57%) REST
8 2 (0.57%) VXML
9 1 (0.28%) CGI
9 1 (0.28%) COM
9 1 (0.28%) J2EE
9 1 (0.28%) WAP
9 1 (0.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 49 (13.96%) Data Centre
2 25 (7.12%) PKI
3 24 (6.84%) Driving Licence
4 17 (4.84%) Management Information System
5 12 (3.42%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.42%) Security Operations Centre
6 11 (3.13%) Mathematics
7 6 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.71%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.42%) Cyber Attack
8 5 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.14%) Blog
9 4 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.14%) iPad
9 4 (1.14%) PMI
9 4 (1.14%) Smartcard
9 4 (1.14%) Social Media
10 3 (0.85%) CESG
10 3 (0.85%) IPTV
11 2 (0.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (5.70%) Windows
2 11 (3.13%) Linux
3 10 (2.85%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.14%) Unix
7 2 (0.57%) Solaris
8 1 (0.28%) Android
8 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.28%) KNOPPIX
8 1 (0.28%) SUSE
8 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (27.35%) Presales
2 64 (18.23%) Cybersecurity
3 60 (17.09%) Information Security
4 33 (9.40%) Risk Assessment
5 29 (8.26%) Business Development
6 28 (7.98%) Data Protection
7 27 (7.69%) SIEM
8 24 (6.84%) Fraud Detection
9 23 (6.55%) ITIL
10 22 (6.27%) Project Management
10 22 (6.27%) Risk Management
11 21 (5.98%) eTOM
11 21 (5.98%) Mentoring
12 19 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (5.41%) Identity Management
13 18 (5.13%) CRM
14 17 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (4.56%) Information Assurance
15 16 (4.56%) Migration
15 16 (4.56%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 36 (10.26%) SQL
2 18 (5.13%) Java
3 15 (4.27%) JavaScript
4 14 (3.99%) C#
5 6 (1.71%) C
5 6 (1.71%) C++
6 5 (1.42%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.57%) Perl
7 2 (0.57%) PHP
7 2 (0.57%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.57%) Python
7 2 (0.57%) VB
8 1 (0.28%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (13.39%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (12.82%) Degree
3 33 (9.40%) CCIE
4 28 (7.98%) CISSP
4 28 (7.98%) Security Cleared
5 27 (7.69%) CCNP
6 24 (6.84%) CISM
7 21 (5.98%) SC Cleared
8 16 (4.56%) CISA
9 10 (2.85%) CESG Certified Professional
10 8 (2.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (1.71%) CCA
11 6 (1.71%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (1.71%) SANS
11 6 (1.71%) VCAP
12 5 (1.42%) ISTQB
12 5 (1.42%) MBA
12 5 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (1.14%) JNCIE
13 4 (1.14%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (3.99%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 14 (3.99%) RMADS
3 8 (2.28%) QA
4 5 (1.42%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.14%) SLA
6 2 (0.57%) COBIT
7 1 (0.28%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (4.84%) Hyper-V
3 11 (3.13%) vSphere
4 8 (2.28%) Active Directory
5 7 (1.99%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (1.99%) XenApp
5 7 (1.99%) XenDesktop
6 5 (1.42%) vCloud
7 4 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (1.14%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.57%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.28%) Firmware
9 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (2.56%) Ansible
1 9 (2.56%) Puppet
2 7 (1.99%) SCVMM
3 6 (1.71%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (0.85%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (0.85%) SCCM
5 3 (0.85%) vRealize
6 2 (0.57%) SCDPM
6 2 (0.57%) SCOM
6 2 (0.57%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.28%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.28%) Core Impact
7 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.28%) SCSM
7 1 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.28%) vMotion
7 1 (0.28%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 63 (17.95%) Cisco
2 54 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 40 (11.40%) CheckPoint
4 33 (9.40%) VMware
5 31 (8.83%) Juniper
6 24 (6.84%) Palo Alto
7 20 (5.70%) Blue Coat
8 19 (5.41%) Fortinet
8 19 (5.41%) SAP
9 18 (5.13%) F5
9 18 (5.13%) Oracle
10 17 (4.84%) Citrix
11 12 (3.42%) Adobe
11 12 (3.42%) ArcSight
11 12 (3.42%) Forcepoint
11 12 (3.42%) HP
12 11 (3.13%) Google
12 11 (3.13%) Intel
13 10 (2.85%) NetApp
13 10 (2.85%) Sage
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 60000 + car + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Easy commute from Reading, Maidenhead. Uxbridge
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £32,000 + benefits + bonus potential
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Dynamic Nation
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
CGI IT UK
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London or Reading UK
Wipro
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £90000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £56000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago