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 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
Principal Consultant
Rank 135 - 127
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 12 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.53% - 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% - 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 8
Average salary £55,000 - £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £77,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +10.71%
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
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%

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 22 May 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 7 (46.67%) Marketing
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) CISSP
2 5 (33.33%) Product Marketing
2 5 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 5 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 5 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 5 (33.33%) Business Development
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) UNIX
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (26.67%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) Wireless
4 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (13.33%) Use Case
4 2 (13.33%) Internet of Things
5 1 (6.67%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (6.67%) Line Management
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security
5 1 (6.67%) F5
5 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
5 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall
5 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server

Principal 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 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 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Wireless
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Broadband
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (46.67%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Internet of Things
2 1 (6.67%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) UNIX
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Product Marketing
1 5 (33.33%) Security Architecture
1 5 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 5 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 5 (33.33%) Business Development
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) Use Case
3 1 (6.67%) Line Management
3 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) CISSP
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) F5
1 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco
1 1 (6.67%) Juniper
1 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
Reading, Berkshire
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