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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Consultant
Rank 98 104 103
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 46 36 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.77% 1.46% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 1.57% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 30
Average salary £64,000 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.30% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £52,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
2370 2299 1961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.44% 93.04% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1584 1816 1632
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £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 30 October 2014.

Senior Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 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 32 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 30 (32.61%) Finance
3 21 (22.83%) JD Edwards
3 21 (22.83%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 17 (18.48%) Oracle
5 16 (17.39%) Banking
6 15 (16.30%) Active Directory
7 13 (14.13%) MS Excel
8 12 (13.04%) SQL Server
8 12 (13.04%) Migration
8 12 (13.04%) Security Cleared
9 11 (11.96%) SC Cleared
9 11 (11.96%) Degree
9 11 (11.96%) PKI
9 11 (11.96%) Identity Management
10 10 (10.87%) Telecoms
10 10 (10.87%) SQL
10 10 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (10.87%) Kerberos
11 9 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (9.78%) VMware
11 9 (9.78%) General Ledger
11 9 (9.78%) Billing
12 8 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
12 8 (8.70%) ETL
12 8 (8.70%) Citrix
12 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (8.70%) XenApp
12 8 (8.70%) XenDesktop
12 8 (8.70%) Software Licensing

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 6 (6.52%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.43%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.26%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (14.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (22.83%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 2 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.35%) SaaS
2 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.87%) Kerberos
2 7 (7.61%) NetScaler
3 5 (5.43%) Firewall
4 2 (2.17%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.09%) HTTP
5 1 (1.09%) Broadband
5 1 (1.09%) DHCP
5 1 (1.09%) DNS
5 1 (1.09%) SAN
5 1 (1.09%) Internet
5 1 (1.09%) 3G
5 1 (1.09%) Wireless
5 1 (1.09%) 2G
5 1 (1.09%) Network Security
5 1 (1.09%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (7.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.26%) DB2
6 2 (2.17%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 30 (32.61%) Finance
2 16 (17.39%) Banking
3 10 (10.87%) Telecoms
4 9 (9.78%) Billing
4 9 (9.78%) General Ledger
5 6 (6.52%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.26%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.43%) Application Packaging
2 3 (3.26%) HTML
3 2 (2.17%) J2EE
3 2 (2.17%) COM
3 2 (2.17%) Flash
3 2 (2.17%) Middleware
4 1 (1.09%) MDX
4 1 (1.09%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.96%) PKI
2 7 (7.61%) User Experience
3 6 (6.52%) Clustering
4 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.09%) Replication
4 1 (1.09%) DataPower
4 1 (1.09%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.09%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.61%) Windows
2 5 (5.43%) Windows 7
2 5 (5.43%) Windows 8
3 4 (4.35%) UNIX
4 1 (1.09%) AIX
4 1 (1.09%) Solaris
4 1 (1.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.04%) Migration
2 11 (11.96%) Identity Management
3 9 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (8.70%) ETL
4 8 (8.70%) Software Licensing
5 7 (7.61%) Supply Chain Management
5 7 (7.61%) Information Architecture
6 5 (5.43%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (5.43%) Kanban
6 5 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.43%) Asset Management
6 5 (5.43%) Data Management
6 5 (5.43%) Quality Management
6 5 (5.43%) IT Asset Management
6 5 (5.43%) Software Asset Management
7 4 (4.35%) Software License Management
7 4 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.35%) Project Management
7 4 (4.35%) Data Security
7 4 (4.35%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.87%) SQL
2 5 (5.43%) Java
3 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.09%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 12 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.96%) Degree
2 11 (11.96%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (7.61%) CCEE
4 7 (7.61%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (6.52%) MCSE
5 6 (6.52%) CCA
5 6 (6.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (6.52%) MCTS
5 6 (6.52%) MCITP
6 4 (4.35%) MCP
7 2 (2.17%) MBA
7 2 (2.17%) CCIA
7 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certified Master
8 1 (1.09%) CCSA
8 1 (1.09%) CCSE
8 1 (1.09%) IBM Certification
8 1 (1.09%) ISEB
8 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (16.30%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
2 8 (8.70%) XenApp
2 8 (8.70%) XenDesktop
3 7 (7.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.52%) vSphere
5 2 (2.17%) XenServer
5 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (7.61%) XenMobile
2 5 (5.43%) SCCM
3 2 (2.17%) Puppet
3 2 (2.17%) Nagios
4 1 (1.09%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.09%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.09%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 32 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 21 (22.83%) JD Edwards
3 17 (18.48%) Oracle
4 9 (9.78%) VMware
5 8 (8.70%) Citrix
6 7 (7.61%) AppSense
7 6 (6.52%) CheckPoint
8 5 (5.43%) Websense
8 5 (5.43%) Nokia
8 5 (5.43%) F5
9 4 (4.35%) Sourcefire
9 4 (4.35%) IBM
9 4 (4.35%) Ab Initio
10 2 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (2.17%) Sage
10 2 (2.17%) Informatica
10 2 (2.17%) Sybase
10 2 (2.17%) NetSuite
11 1 (1.09%) PlateSpin
11 1 (1.09%) Veeam
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