The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Technical Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 102 123 119
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 25 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.44% 1.11% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 1.16% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 21
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £55,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Technical 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
1650 2238 2243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.21% 95.52% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1336 1620 1608
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,341 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Technical Consultant in the job title.

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Reading region.

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Reading

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Technical Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 16 (37.21%) Presales
2 14 (32.56%) HTML
2 14 (32.56%) C#
3 11 (25.58%) Java
3 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
3 11 (25.58%) SQL
3 11 (25.58%) Finance
4 10 (23.26%) Degree
5 8 (18.60%) VMware
5 8 (18.60%) Web Services
5 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
6 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
6 7 (16.28%) Banking
6 7 (16.28%) Network Security
7 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
7 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (13.95%) Structured Programming
7 6 (13.95%) Google
7 6 (13.95%) Manufacturing
7 6 (13.95%) Cisco
7 6 (13.95%) XML
7 6 (13.95%) VB
7 6 (13.95%) .NET
7 6 (13.95%) CSS
8 5 (11.63%) MS Office
8 5 (11.63%) OOP
8 5 (11.63%) HP UFT
8 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
8 5 (11.63%) Games
8 5 (11.63%) Ajax

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) IBM Domino
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.63%) MS Office
3 1 (2.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (11.63%) Office 365
2 3 (6.98%) Google Apps
3 2 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) Network Security
2 4 (9.30%) Internet
3 3 (6.98%) Firewall
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.33%) DNS
5 1 (2.33%) HTTP
5 1 (2.33%) NAS
5 1 (2.33%) SAN
5 1 (2.33%) SSH
5 1 (2.33%) SSL
5 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.33%) VPN
5 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.98%) GIS
3 1 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Cucumber
1 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
1 5 (11.63%) HP UFT
1 5 (11.63%) JBehave
1 5 (11.63%) Ranorex
1 5 (11.63%) RSpec
1 5 (11.63%) Selenium
1 5 (11.63%) Subversion
2 3 (6.98%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.33%) eggPlant
3 1 (2.33%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Banking
3 6 (13.95%) Manufacturing
4 5 (11.63%) Games
4 5 (11.63%) Retail
4 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.98%) Italian Language
6 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) HTML
2 8 (18.60%) Web Services
3 6 (13.95%) .NET
3 6 (13.95%) CSS
3 6 (13.95%) XML
4 5 (11.63%) Ajax
5 3 (6.98%) SAML
6 2 (4.65%) jQuery
6 2 (4.65%) REST
6 2 (4.65%) RESTful
6 2 (4.65%) SOAP
7 1 (2.33%) HTML5
7 1 (2.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.98%) PKI
2 3 (6.98%) Smartcard
3 2 (4.65%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Android
2 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.33%) Unix
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Presales
2 6 (13.95%) Structured Programming
3 5 (11.63%) API Testing
3 5 (11.63%) BDD
3 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (11.63%) Logistics
3 5 (11.63%) OOP
3 5 (11.63%) SIEM
3 5 (11.63%) Test Automation
4 4 (9.30%) Automated Testing
4 4 (9.30%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (9.30%) Information Security
4 4 (9.30%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (6.98%) Business Analysis
5 3 (6.98%) CAD
5 3 (6.98%) Fraud Detection
5 3 (6.98%) Image Processing
5 3 (6.98%) Project Management
5 3 (6.98%) Web Development
6 2 (4.65%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) C#
2 11 (25.58%) Java
2 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
2 11 (25.58%) SQL
3 6 (13.95%) VB
4 3 (6.98%) C++
4 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.33%) PHP
5 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) CISA
2 4 (9.30%) CISM
2 4 (9.30%) CISSP
2 4 (9.30%) SANS
3 3 (6.98%) CCSE
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.65%) CCIE
4 2 (4.65%) CCNP
4 2 (4.65%) CCSA
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.33%) CCNA
5 1 (2.33%) HP MASE
5 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.33%) JNCIP
5 1 (2.33%) MCITP
5 1 (2.33%) MCSD
5 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.33%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
2 4 (9.30%) vCloud
3 3 (6.98%) vSphere
4 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Ansible
1 3 (6.98%) Puppet
2 2 (4.65%) vRealize
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (2.33%) SCCM
3 1 (2.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) VMware
2 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.95%) Cisco
3 6 (13.95%) Google
4 4 (9.30%) ArcSight
4 4 (9.30%) CheckPoint
4 4 (9.30%) HP
4 4 (9.30%) Juniper
4 4 (9.30%) NetApp
5 3 (6.98%) 3PAR
5 3 (6.98%) Citrix
5 3 (6.98%) EMC
5 3 (6.98%) Oracle
5 3 (6.98%) SaltStack
6 2 (4.65%) Blue Coat
6 2 (4.65%) IBM
7 1 (2.33%) Adobe
7 1 (2.33%) Dell
7 1 (2.33%) Lotus
7 1 (2.33%) Palo Alto
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum +£6k car allowance & other benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 50,000-70,000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago