The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank 134 130 139
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 5 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.24% 0.62% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.65% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 7
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -51.85%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
IT 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
1983 2302 2155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.34% 95.76% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1539 1603 1616
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

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

IT Consultant Salary Trend in Reading

IT Consultant
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the Reading region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

IT Consultant
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
3 1 (14.29%) Threat Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (14.29%) SANS
3 1 (14.29%) IT Audit
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) PKI
3 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (14.29%) CISA
3 1 (14.29%) CISM
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) CISSP

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) IT Audit
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Threat Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CISA
1 1 (14.29%) CISM
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
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