The table below looks at the statistics for the Data 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 Data Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Consultant
Rank 145 126 127
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 2 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.088% 0.48% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.51% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 9
Average salary £57,500 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £70,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £57,000 £53,250
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.04%
Data 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
2124 2143 2054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.40% 92.61% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1536 1564 1667
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,936 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Data Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Data Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Data Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Data Consultant Salary Trend in Reading

Data Consultant
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Consultant across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Data Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Data 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 Data Consultant in their job title.

1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) SAS
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Local Government
2 2 (33.33%) Use Case
2 2 (33.33%) R
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Replication
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Data 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 Data Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) Use Case
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
1 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle