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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Consultant
Rank 101 118 107
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 37 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.56% 1.14% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 1.24% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 28 19 19
Average salary £70,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £47,500 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +12.14%
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
2225 2171 1826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.96% 91.64% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1532 1655 1562
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
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 23 January 2015.

Senior Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 36 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 32 (39.51%) Finance
3 31 (38.27%) Oracle
4 25 (30.86%) SQL Server
4 25 (30.86%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (28.40%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (27.16%) SharePoint
7 21 (25.93%) JD Edwards
7 21 (25.93%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 19 (23.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (23.46%) Clustering
8 19 (23.46%) Disaster Recovery
9 18 (22.22%) Migration
10 13 (16.05%) Banking
11 11 (13.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (13.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (13.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (12.35%) Degree
13 9 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (11.11%) General Ledger
13 9 (11.11%) Billing
14 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (9.88%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (9.88%) Performance Tuning
15 7 (8.64%) MS Excel
15 7 (8.64%) Oracle Financials
15 7 (8.64%) ERP
15 7 (8.64%) Supply Chain Management
15 7 (8.64%) Asset Management
15 7 (8.64%) Oracle ERP

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 22 (27.16%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.17%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.17%) JBoss
2 5 (6.17%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.70%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.47%) SAS
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.23%) Lync
5 1 (1.23%) MTS
Applications
1 7 (8.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (25.93%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 7 (8.64%) Oracle Financials
2 7 (8.64%) Oracle ERP
2 7 (8.64%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Office 365
1 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) Internet
2 4 (4.94%) Firewall
3 3 (3.70%) NetScaler
3 3 (3.70%) LDAP
4 2 (2.47%) DNS
5 1 (1.23%) 4G
5 1 (1.23%) Wireless
5 1 (1.23%) 2G
5 1 (1.23%) 3G
5 1 (1.23%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (30.86%) SQL Server
2 23 (28.40%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (23.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (13.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (13.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (13.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (9.88%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.47%) DB2
7 2 (2.47%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) SoapUI
1 3 (3.70%) JMeter
1 3 (3.70%) WebLogic Workshop
1 3 (3.70%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.23%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 32 (39.51%) Finance
2 13 (16.05%) Banking
3 9 (11.11%) General Ledger
3 9 (11.11%) Billing
4 5 (6.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) CSS3
1 3 (3.70%) HTML5
1 3 (3.70%) JSON
1 3 (3.70%) jQuery
1 3 (3.70%) JMS
1 3 (3.70%) HTML
1 3 (3.70%) CSS
1 3 (3.70%) SOAP
1 3 (3.70%) Web Services
2 2 (2.47%) J2EE
2 2 (2.47%) Flash
2 2 (2.47%) Middleware
2 2 (2.47%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.23%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.46%) Clustering
2 3 (3.70%) User Experience
2 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.70%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (3.70%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.47%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.47%) iPhone
4 1 (1.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.17%) Windows
2 4 (4.94%) Windows 7
2 4 (4.94%) Windows 8
3 2 (2.47%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.86%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (23.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (22.22%) Migration
4 8 (9.88%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (8.64%) ERP
5 7 (8.64%) Supply Chain Management
5 7 (8.64%) Asset Management
6 6 (7.41%) Software Licensing
7 5 (6.17%) IT Asset Management
7 5 (6.17%) Software Asset Management
7 5 (6.17%) Kanban
7 5 (6.17%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (6.17%) Data Management
7 5 (6.17%) Quality Management
8 4 (4.94%) ETL
8 4 (4.94%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.94%) Software License Management
9 3 (3.70%) Master Data Management
9 3 (3.70%) Load Testing
10 2 (2.47%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.17%) Java
2 4 (4.94%) SQL
3 3 (3.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 10 (12.35%) Degree
2 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.94%) MCP
3 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 3 (3.70%) CCEE
4 3 (3.70%) MCITP
4 3 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (3.70%) MCSE
5 2 (2.47%) CCA
5 2 (2.47%) MCTS
5 2 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.23%) CCIA
6 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.23%) MBA
6 1 (1.23%) ISEB
6 1 (1.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.70%) XenApp
3 3 (3.70%) XenDesktop
3 3 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) SCCM
2 3 (3.70%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 36 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 31 (38.27%) Oracle
3 21 (25.93%) JD Edwards
4 6 (7.41%) VMware
5 4 (4.94%) CheckPoint
5 4 (4.94%) Nokia
6 3 (3.70%) F5
6 3 (3.70%) AppSense
6 3 (3.70%) IBM
6 3 (3.70%) Citrix
7 2 (2.47%) Sybase
7 2 (2.47%) Cognos
7 2 (2.47%) Informatica
7 2 (2.47%) Juniper
7 2 (2.47%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (2.47%) Websense
7 2 (2.47%) Sourcefire
7 2 (2.47%) Tableau
8 1 (1.23%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.23%) Huawei
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