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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Consultant
Rank 112 84 111
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 27 55 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.22% 2.21% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 2.40% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 12
Average salary £59,000 £64,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.81% +16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,500 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £57,750 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +9.09%
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
2079 2289 2112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.16% 92.15% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1620 1621 1677
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

Senior Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 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 15 (26.32%) Information Security
2 14 (24.56%) Firewall
3 13 (22.81%) CheckPoint
4 12 (21.05%) Telecoms
5 11 (19.30%) F5
6 10 (17.54%) Degree
7 9 (15.79%) Juniper
8 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (12.28%) Risk Management
8 7 (12.28%) Data Protection
9 6 (10.53%) PCI DSS
9 6 (10.53%) PCI QSA
9 6 (10.53%) SCOM
9 6 (10.53%) BS25999
9 6 (10.53%) SCOrch
9 6 (10.53%) Data Centre
9 6 (10.53%) Business Continuity
9 6 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (10.53%) Freedom of Information
9 6 (10.53%) Project Management
9 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
9 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
10 5 (8.77%) Broadband
10 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
10 5 (8.77%) Internet
10 5 (8.77%) Security Management
10 5 (8.77%) Information Security Management
10 5 (8.77%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (8.77%) Finance
10 5 (8.77%) User Experience

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
1 2 (3.51%) JBoss
1 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
1 2 (3.51%) Lync
2 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.75%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (1.75%) SAS
2 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) SAP FI
1 2 (3.51%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (3.51%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Office 365
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (24.56%) Firewall
2 5 (8.77%) Network Security
2 5 (8.77%) Broadband
2 5 (8.77%) Internet
3 4 (7.02%) IPv6
3 4 (7.02%) Wireless
4 3 (5.26%) VoLTE
5 2 (3.51%) xDSL
5 2 (3.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (3.51%) LDAP
5 2 (3.51%) VoIP
6 1 (1.75%) WAN
6 1 (1.75%) VPN
6 1 (1.75%) LAN
6 1 (1.75%) SAN
6 1 (1.75%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.26%) Big Data
2 1 (1.75%) MySQL
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
1 2 (3.51%) WebLogic Workshop
1 2 (3.51%) JMeter
1 2 (3.51%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.77%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (7.02%) Billing
4 3 (5.26%) Marketing
5 2 (3.51%) Advertising
5 2 (3.51%) Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Retail
6 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) HTML
1 2 (3.51%) CSS
1 2 (3.51%) SOAP
1 2 (3.51%) Web Services
1 2 (3.51%) JMS
1 2 (3.51%) JSON
1 2 (3.51%) jQuery
1 2 (3.51%) HTML5
1 2 (3.51%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Freedom of Information
1 6 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.77%) User Experience
3 3 (5.26%) Biotechnology
3 3 (5.26%) Life Science
4 2 (3.51%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.51%) Video on Demand
4 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.51%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) IPTV
4 2 (3.51%) Online Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.51%) Replication
4 2 (3.51%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.75%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) Information Security
2 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (12.28%) Risk Management
2 7 (12.28%) Data Protection
3 6 (10.53%) Business Continuity
3 6 (10.53%) Project Management
4 5 (8.77%) Information Security Management
4 5 (8.77%) Security Management
4 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
5 4 (7.02%) Coaching
5 4 (7.02%) Project Planning
6 3 (5.26%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.26%) Clinical Data Management
6 3 (5.26%) Data Management
7 2 (3.51%) Network Planning
7 2 (3.51%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.51%) Workflow
7 2 (3.51%) Migration
7 2 (3.51%) ITIL
7 2 (3.51%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) SQL
2 2 (3.51%) VBA
2 2 (3.51%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Degree
2 6 (10.53%) PCI QSA
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.51%) MCSE
4 2 (3.51%) CISSP
4 2 (3.51%) MCITP
5 1 (1.75%) ACCA
5 1 (1.75%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (10.53%) BS25999
1 6 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.26%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (5.26%) GCP
3 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) SCOM
1 6 (10.53%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.75%) SCSM
2 1 (1.75%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.75%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) CheckPoint
2 11 (19.30%) F5
3 9 (15.79%) Juniper
4 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.02%) Oracle
6 3 (5.26%) Websense
7 2 (3.51%) Sourcefire
7 2 (3.51%) SAP
7 2 (3.51%) Cisco
7 2 (3.51%) Nokia
8 1 (1.75%) Tableau
8 1 (1.75%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.75%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (1.75%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (1.75%) IBM
8 1 (1.75%) Cognos
8 1 (1.75%) Adobe
8 1 (1.75%) EMC
8 1 (1.75%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.75%) Brocade
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