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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Consultant
Rank 102 103 93
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 43 35 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.67% 1.45% 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 1.56% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 32
Average salary £64,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.36% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
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
2346 2249 1879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.14% 92.90% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1577 1751 1556
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 October 2014.

Senior Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 31 (34.44%) Finance
2 30 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 21 (23.33%) JD Edwards
3 21 (23.33%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 17 (18.89%) Oracle
4 17 (18.89%) Banking
5 15 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 14 (15.56%) MS Excel
7 12 (13.33%) Security Cleared
8 11 (12.22%) SC Cleared
8 11 (12.22%) PKI
8 11 (12.22%) Migration
8 11 (12.22%) Identity Management
9 10 (11.11%) Telecoms
9 10 (11.11%) Kerberos
9 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
9 10 (11.11%) SQL
9 10 (11.11%) Degree
10 9 (10.00%) VMware
10 9 (10.00%) General Ledger
10 9 (10.00%) Billing
11 8 (8.89%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (8.89%) Citrix
11 8 (8.89%) XenApp
11 8 (8.89%) XenDesktop
11 8 (8.89%) Information Architecture
11 8 (8.89%) User Experience
11 8 (8.89%) Software Licensing
12 7 (7.78%) XenMobile

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 5 (5.56%) WebLogic
1 5 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (15.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (23.33%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 3 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) SaaS
2 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.11%) Kerberos
2 7 (7.78%) NetScaler
3 5 (5.56%) Firewall
4 2 (2.22%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.11%) HTTP
5 1 (1.11%) Broadband
5 1 (1.11%) DHCP
5 1 (1.11%) DNS
5 1 (1.11%) SAN
5 1 (1.11%) Internet
5 1 (1.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (7.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.33%) DB2
6 2 (2.22%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 31 (34.44%) Finance
2 17 (18.89%) Banking
3 10 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 9 (10.00%) Billing
4 9 (10.00%) General Ledger
5 6 (6.67%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.56%) Application Packaging
2 4 (4.44%) HTML
3 2 (2.22%) J2EE
3 2 (2.22%) COM
3 2 (2.22%) Flash
3 2 (2.22%) Middleware
4 1 (1.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) PKI
2 8 (8.89%) User Experience
3 6 (6.67%) Clustering
4 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.11%) DataPower
4 1 (1.11%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.78%) Windows
2 5 (5.56%) Windows 7
2 5 (5.56%) Windows 8
3 4 (4.44%) UNIX
4 1 (1.11%) AIX
4 1 (1.11%) Solaris
4 1 (1.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.22%) Identity Management
1 11 (12.22%) Migration
2 8 (8.89%) Information Architecture
2 8 (8.89%) Software Licensing
3 7 (7.78%) Supply Chain Management
3 7 (7.78%) ETL
3 7 (7.78%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (5.56%) Quality Management
4 5 (5.56%) Asset Management
4 5 (5.56%) Kanban
4 5 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (5.56%) IT Asset Management
4 5 (5.56%) Software Asset Management
4 5 (5.56%) Product Management
5 4 (4.44%) Software License Management
5 4 (4.44%) Business Analysis
5 4 (4.44%) Data Migration
5 4 (4.44%) Data Management
5 4 (4.44%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.11%) SQL
2 5 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.22%) SC Cleared
3 10 (11.11%) Degree
4 7 (7.78%) CCEE
4 7 (7.78%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (6.67%) MCSE
5 6 (6.67%) CCA
5 6 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (6.67%) MCTS
5 6 (6.67%) MCITP
6 4 (4.44%) MCP
7 2 (2.22%) CCIA
8 1 (1.11%) ISEB
8 1 (1.11%) IBM Certification
8 1 (1.11%) MBA
8 1 (1.11%) CCSA
8 1 (1.11%) CCSE
8 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.11%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.89%) Microsoft App-V
2 8 (8.89%) XenApp
2 8 (8.89%) XenDesktop
3 7 (7.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.67%) vSphere
5 2 (2.22%) XenServer
5 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (7.78%) XenMobile
2 5 (5.56%) SCCM
3 2 (2.22%) Puppet
3 2 (2.22%) Nagios
4 1 (1.11%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 21 (23.33%) JD Edwards
3 17 (18.89%) Oracle
4 9 (10.00%) VMware
5 8 (8.89%) Citrix
6 7 (7.78%) AppSense
7 6 (6.67%) CheckPoint
8 5 (5.56%) Websense
8 5 (5.56%) Nokia
8 5 (5.56%) F5
9 4 (4.44%) Sourcefire
9 4 (4.44%) IBM
9 4 (4.44%) Ab Initio
10 3 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (3.33%) Sage
10 3 (3.33%) NetSuite
11 2 (2.22%) Informatica
11 2 (2.22%) Sybase
12 1 (1.11%) NetApp
12 1 (1.11%) Adobe
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