The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Principal Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Principal Consultant
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 107 133 148
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 4 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.29% 0.65% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.69% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 2
Median salary £83,500 £70,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £37,500 £72,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £97,500 £88,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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
1343 2023 2261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.32% 94.36% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 1567 1527
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Principal Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Principal Consultant in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Consultant across the Reading region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Principal Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Principal Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Principal 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 Principal Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Presales
2 3 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team Management
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
3 2 (33.33%) Product Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Business Development
3 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 2 (33.33%) SIEM
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Law
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) STB
4 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) IPTV
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) NHS
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix

Principal 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
2 1 (16.67%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (16.67%) IPTV
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) Over-the-Top Content
2 1 (16.67%) STB
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Presales
2 3 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Business Development
3 2 (33.33%) Product Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) SIEM
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) EMC
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) NetApp
1 1 (16.67%) VMware