The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Consultant
Rank 116 88 99
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 26 48 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.16% 1.98% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 2.14% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12 35 23
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £43,000 £46,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £80,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
Senior 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
2115 2241 2179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.55% 92.45% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1609 1585 1738
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Senior Consultant Salary Trend in Reading

Senior Consultant
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Consultant across the Reading region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Senior Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior 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 Senior Consultant in their job title.

1 18 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 14 (23.33%) Information Security
3 13 (21.67%) Degree
4 10 (16.67%) Firewall
5 9 (15.00%) CheckPoint
6 8 (13.33%) Juniper
6 8 (13.33%) Broadband
6 8 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 8 (13.33%) Finance
6 8 (13.33%) Marketing
6 8 (13.33%) Network Security
6 8 (13.33%) F5
7 7 (11.67%) Data Protection
7 7 (11.67%) User Experience
7 7 (11.67%) Data Centre
7 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (11.67%) IPv6
7 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
7 7 (11.67%) Project Management
8 6 (10.00%) Business Continuity
8 6 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (10.00%) Freedom of Information
8 6 (10.00%) PCI DSS
8 6 (10.00%) PCI QSA
8 6 (10.00%) SCOM
8 6 (10.00%) BS25999
8 6 (10.00%) SCOrch
8 6 (10.00%) Over-the-Top Content
9 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 5 (8.33%) Video on Demand

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior 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 Senior Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.67%) SAS
2 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.33%) JBoss
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.67%) Lync
3 1 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) SAP FI
1 2 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (3.33%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) IaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.67%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
2 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.67%) Firewall
2 8 (13.33%) Network Security
2 8 (13.33%) Broadband
3 7 (11.67%) IPv6
4 5 (8.33%) Internet
4 5 (8.33%) xDSL
5 4 (6.67%) Wireless
6 3 (5.00%) VoLTE
7 2 (3.33%) LDAP
8 1 (1.67%) SAN
8 1 (1.67%) LAN
8 1 (1.67%) WAN
8 1 (1.67%) VPN
8 1 (1.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (1.67%) MySQL
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (3.33%) WebLogic Workshop
1 2 (3.33%) JMeter
1 2 (3.33%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (13.33%) Finance
2 8 (13.33%) Marketing
3 5 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (8.33%) Advertising
4 2 (3.33%) Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.33%) Billing
5 1 (1.67%) Electronics
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) HTML
1 2 (3.33%) CSS
1 2 (3.33%) SOAP
1 2 (3.33%) Web Services
1 2 (3.33%) JMS
1 2 (3.33%) JSON
1 2 (3.33%) jQuery
1 2 (3.33%) HTML5
1 2 (3.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) User Experience
1 7 (11.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.00%) Over-the-Top Content
2 6 (10.00%) Freedom of Information
3 5 (8.33%) IPTV
3 5 (8.33%) Video on Demand
4 3 (5.00%) Biotechnology
4 3 (5.00%) Life Science
4 3 (5.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.33%) Online Banking
5 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.33%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.67%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.67%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.67%) DTV
6 1 (1.67%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) UNIX
1 1 (1.67%) Windows
1 1 (1.67%) Linux
1 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) Information Security
2 8 (13.33%) Risk Management
3 7 (11.67%) Project Management
3 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (11.67%) Data Protection
4 6 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (8.33%) Information Security Management
5 5 (8.33%) DRM
5 5 (8.33%) Security Management
6 4 (6.67%) Asset Management
6 4 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 4 (6.67%) Business Development
6 4 (6.67%) Coaching
6 4 (6.67%) Use Case
7 3 (5.00%) Data Management
7 3 (5.00%) Clinical Data Management
8 2 (3.33%) Network Architecture
8 2 (3.33%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.33%) Java
2 1 (1.67%) SQL
2 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Degree
2 6 (10.00%) PCI QSA
3 2 (3.33%) MCSE
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.33%) MCITP
4 1 (1.67%) ACCA
4 1 (1.67%) CISA
4 1 (1.67%) MBA
4 1 (1.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (10.00%) BS25999
1 6 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (5.00%) GCP
3 1 (1.67%) COBIT
3 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) SCOM
1 6 (10.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.67%) SCSM
2 1 (1.67%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.67%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (13.33%) F5
2 8 (13.33%) Juniper
3 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle
5 3 (5.00%) SAP
5 3 (5.00%) Cognos
5 3 (5.00%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (5.00%) Tableau
6 2 (3.33%) Cisco
7 1 (1.67%) IBM
7 1 (1.67%) Adobe
7 1 (1.67%) HP
7 1 (1.67%) EMC
7 1 (1.67%) McAfee
7 1 (1.67%) Websense
7 1 (1.67%) Clearswift
7 1 (1.67%) VMware
7 1 (1.67%) Brocade
7 1 (1.67%) Fortinet
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