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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Consultant
Rank 113 112 103
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 37 40 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.41% 1.54% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 1.67% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 23
Average salary £66,250 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.45% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,550 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +20.00%
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
2430 2390 2013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.68% 92.24% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1557 1867 1674
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £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 25 November 2014.

Senior Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 36 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (32.22%) Finance
3 21 (23.33%) JD Edwards
3 21 (23.33%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 19 (21.11%) Oracle
5 17 (18.89%) Banking
6 16 (17.78%) SQL Server
7 15 (16.67%) Migration
8 14 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (14.44%) Active Directory
10 11 (12.22%) MS Excel
10 11 (12.22%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (12.22%) Degree
10 11 (12.22%) SC Cleared
10 11 (12.22%) Security Cleared
11 10 (11.11%) PKI
11 10 (11.11%) SharePoint
11 10 (11.11%) Kerberos
11 10 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (11.11%) Telecoms
11 10 (11.11%) Identity Management
11 10 (11.11%) Clustering
12 9 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (10.00%) SQL
12 9 (10.00%) Billing
12 9 (10.00%) General Ledger
13 8 (8.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 10 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.78%) WebLogic
3 5 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.44%) JBoss
5 1 (1.11%) MTS
Applications
1 11 (12.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (23.33%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) SaaS
2 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.11%) Kerberos
2 6 (6.67%) NetScaler
3 4 (4.44%) Firewall
4 3 (3.33%) Internet
5 2 (2.22%) LDAP
5 2 (2.22%) Broadband
5 2 (2.22%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.11%) HTTP
6 1 (1.11%) 3G
6 1 (1.11%) SAN
6 1 (1.11%) Wireless
6 1 (1.11%) 2G
6 1 (1.11%) Network Security
6 1 (1.11%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (12.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (8.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.33%) DB2
6 2 (2.22%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.22%) WebLogic Workshop
1 2 (2.22%) JMeter
1 2 (2.22%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.11%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 29 (32.22%) 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 3 (3.33%) 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%) CSS
3 2 (2.22%) SOAP
3 2 (2.22%) Web Services
3 2 (2.22%) Flash
3 2 (2.22%) JMS
3 2 (2.22%) Middleware
3 2 (2.22%) JSON
3 2 (2.22%) jQuery
3 2 (2.22%) HTML5
3 2 (2.22%) CSS3
4 1 (1.11%) MDX
4 1 (1.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.11%) Clustering
1 10 (11.11%) PKI
2 5 (5.56%) User Experience
3 2 (2.22%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.11%) Replication
4 1 (1.11%) DataPower
4 1 (1.11%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.11%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
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 15 (16.67%) Migration
2 14 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 9 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (7.78%) ETL
5 7 (7.78%) Supply Chain Management
5 7 (7.78%) Software Licensing
6 5 (5.56%) IT Asset Management
6 5 (5.56%) Software Asset Management
6 5 (5.56%) Kanban
6 5 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (5.56%) Asset Management
6 5 (5.56%) Data Management
6 5 (5.56%) Quality Management
7 4 (4.44%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.44%) Software License Management
8 3 (3.33%) Master Data Management
8 3 (3.33%) Project Management
8 3 (3.33%) SOA
8 3 (3.33%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.00%) SQL
2 7 (7.78%) Java
3 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 11 (12.22%) Degree
1 11 (12.22%) SC Cleared
1 11 (12.22%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.67%) MCSE
3 6 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (6.67%) MCTS
3 6 (6.67%) MCITP
3 6 (6.67%) CCEE
3 6 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (5.56%) CCA
5 4 (4.44%) MCP
6 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Certified Master
7 2 (2.22%) MBA
8 1 (1.11%) CCSA
8 1 (1.11%) CCSE
8 1 (1.11%) IBM Certification
8 1 (1.11%) ISEB
8 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.11%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (14.44%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.78%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (7.78%) XenApp
2 7 (7.78%) XenDesktop
3 6 (6.67%) vSphere
3 6 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (6.67%) 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 36 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (23.33%) JD Edwards
3 19 (21.11%) Oracle
4 8 (8.89%) VMware
5 7 (7.78%) Citrix
6 6 (6.67%) AppSense
7 5 (5.56%) CheckPoint
7 5 (5.56%) Nokia
8 4 (4.44%) IBM
8 4 (4.44%) Websense
8 4 (4.44%) Ab Initio
8 4 (4.44%) F5
9 3 (3.33%) Sourcefire
10 2 (2.22%) Sybase
10 2 (2.22%) Informatica
11 1 (1.11%) NetApp
11 1 (1.11%) Cisco
11 1 (1.11%) Sage
11 1 (1.11%) Juniper
11 1 (1.11%) Alcatel-Lucent