The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal 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 Principal Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principal Consultant
Rank 139 - 122
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 3 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% - 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% - 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 10
Average salary £55,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £72,250 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-6.57% +3.21%
Principal 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
2247 2174 1929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.36% 92.87% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1540 1637 1586
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Principal Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Principal Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Principal Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Principal Consultant Salary Trend in Reading

Principal Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Principal 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 Principal Consultant in their job title.

1 5 (50.00%) CISSP
1 5 (50.00%) CISA
1 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 4 (40.00%) Games
2 4 (40.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (40.00%) PCI QSA
2 4 (40.00%) SIEM
2 4 (40.00%) CRISC
2 4 (40.00%) Resource Management
2 4 (40.00%) CISM
2 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) Clustering
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Cyber Security

Principal Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Principal 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 Principal Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (40.00%) Games
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
1 4 (40.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (40.00%) Resource Management
1 4 (40.00%) SIEM
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CISA
1 5 (50.00%) CISSP
2 4 (40.00%) PCI QSA
2 4 (40.00%) CRISC
2 4 (40.00%) CISM
3 1 (10.00%) MBA
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (40.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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