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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 107 113 122
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 19 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.14% 1.14% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.19% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 16
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,200 £40,750 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
1606 2105 2321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.17% 95.64% 94.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1221 1704 1598
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 2016.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 18 (38.30%) Finance
2 15 (31.91%) SQL
3 11 (23.40%) Java
3 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
4 9 (19.15%) VMware
4 9 (19.15%) Presales
5 8 (17.02%) Google
5 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
6 7 (14.89%) C#
6 7 (14.89%) Windows
6 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
6 7 (14.89%) Automated Testing
6 7 (14.89%) Degree
6 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (14.89%) Office 365
7 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (12.77%) Data Protection
7 6 (12.77%) Sage X3
7 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
7 6 (12.77%) ERP
7 6 (12.77%) PL/SQL
7 6 (12.77%) Oracle
7 6 (12.77%) MS Office
7 6 (12.77%) Sage
7 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
8 5 (10.64%) Internet
8 5 (10.64%) CAD
8 5 (10.64%) C++
8 5 (10.64%) HTML
8 5 (10.64%) GIS

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 1 (2.13%) CMS
1 1 (2.13%) IBM Domino
1 1 (2.13%) JBoss
1 1 (2.13%) Moodle
1 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.13%) Totara
1 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Sage X3
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (14.89%) Office 365
2 5 (10.64%) Google Apps
3 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (6.38%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (4.26%) SaaS
6 1 (2.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Internet
2 3 (6.38%) Firewall
2 3 (6.38%) SSL
3 2 (4.26%) Network Security
3 2 (4.26%) SSH
3 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.13%) 3G
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.13%) DNS
4 1 (2.13%) GSM
4 1 (2.13%) HTTP
4 1 (2.13%) LTE
4 1 (2.13%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (2.13%) UMTS
4 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.13%) VPN
4 1 (2.13%) WebEx
4 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) GIS
1 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.38%) MySQL
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) WebDriver
2 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.26%) eggPlant
2 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.26%) HP UFT
2 2 (4.26%) JBehave
2 2 (4.26%) Ranorex
2 2 (4.26%) Rational Functional Tester
2 2 (4.26%) RSpec
2 2 (4.26%) Selenium
2 2 (4.26%) Subversion
General
1 18 (38.30%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Italian Language
3 4 (8.51%) Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Games
4 2 (4.26%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) HTML
2 4 (8.51%) CSS
2 4 (8.51%) Web Services
3 3 (6.38%) SAML
4 2 (4.26%) Ajax
4 2 (4.26%) jQuery
4 2 (4.26%) REST
4 2 (4.26%) RESTful
4 2 (4.26%) SOAP
4 2 (4.26%) XML
5 1 (2.13%) .NET
5 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.13%) HTML5
5 1 (2.13%) LAMP
5 1 (2.13%) Middleware
5 1 (2.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.38%) PKI
2 3 (6.38%) Smartcard
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.13%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.13%) Learning Management System
4 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Windows
2 4 (8.51%) Linux
3 3 (6.38%) Unix
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.26%) Solaris
5 1 (2.13%) Android
5 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.13%) HPUX
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Presales
2 7 (14.89%) Automated Testing
3 6 (12.77%) Data Protection
3 6 (12.77%) ERP
4 5 (10.64%) Business Analysis
4 5 (10.64%) CAD
4 5 (10.64%) Image Processing
5 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (6.38%) Fraud Detection
6 3 (6.38%) Web Development
7 2 (4.26%) API Testing
7 2 (4.26%) BDD
7 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.26%) DevOps
7 2 (4.26%) Functional Testing
7 2 (4.26%) Logistics
7 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.26%) Performance Testing
7 2 (4.26%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) SQL
2 11 (23.40%) Java
2 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
3 7 (14.89%) C#
4 6 (12.77%) PL/SQL
5 5 (10.64%) C++
6 1 (2.13%) PHP
6 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
1 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.38%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.13%) BitLocker
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Ansible
1 5 (10.64%) Puppet
2 3 (6.38%) SCCM
3 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.13%) vMotion
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) VMware
2 8 (17.02%) Google
2 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.77%) Oracle
3 6 (12.77%) Sage
4 5 (10.64%) SaltStack
5 3 (6.38%) Cisco
5 3 (6.38%) HP
6 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.26%) Citrix
6 2 (4.26%) EMC
6 2 (4.26%) IBM
6 2 (4.26%) NetApp
6 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.13%) Gemalto
7 1 (2.13%) Juniper
7 1 (2.13%) Lotus
7 1 (2.13%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.13%) Sun