The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 126 108 100
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 14 26 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.59% 1.18% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 1.27% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 34
Average salary £61,250 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.57% -
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
2210 2048 1870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.33% 92.59% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1552 1554 1581
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,600 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 February 2015.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title.

1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 12 (36.36%) Windows
3 9 (27.27%) Java
4 8 (24.24%) SQL
5 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
6 6 (18.18%) Firewall
6 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
7 5 (15.15%) VPN
8 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
8 4 (12.12%) Citrix
8 4 (12.12%) Cisco
8 4 (12.12%) Internet
8 4 (12.12%) WebLogic Workshop
8 4 (12.12%) HTML
8 4 (12.12%) WebLogic
8 4 (12.12%) C
8 4 (12.12%) CSS
8 4 (12.12%) SOAP
8 4 (12.12%) Web Services
8 4 (12.12%) JBoss
8 4 (12.12%) LDAP
8 4 (12.12%) JMS
8 4 (12.12%) Eclipse
8 4 (12.12%) Security Management
8 4 (12.12%) JMeter
8 4 (12.12%) Finance
8 4 (12.12%) Banking
8 4 (12.12%) WebSphere

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.12%) WebLogic
1 4 (12.12%) JBoss
1 4 (12.12%) WebSphere
1 4 (12.12%) Lync
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (6.06%) SAP GRC
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.12%) Office 365
3 2 (6.06%) IaaS
3 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Firewall
2 5 (15.15%) VPN
3 4 (12.12%) Internet
3 4 (12.12%) LDAP
4 3 (9.09%) GSM
4 3 (9.09%) LAN
4 3 (9.09%) WAN
4 3 (9.09%) 3G
4 3 (9.09%) 2G
4 3 (9.09%) 2.5G
4 3 (9.09%) VLAN
4 3 (9.09%) SIGTRAN
4 3 (9.09%) GGSN
4 3 (9.09%) LTE
4 3 (9.09%) DMZ
5 2 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (6.06%) Wireless
5 2 (6.06%) IPsec
5 2 (6.06%) Network Security
5 2 (6.06%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Eclipse
1 4 (12.12%) WebLogic Workshop
1 4 (12.12%) JMeter
1 4 (12.12%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
1 4 (12.12%) Banking
2 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Billing
4 1 (3.03%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) CSS
1 4 (12.12%) SOAP
1 4 (12.12%) Web Services
1 4 (12.12%) JMS
1 4 (12.12%) JSON
1 4 (12.12%) jQuery
1 4 (12.12%) HTML
1 4 (12.12%) HTML5
1 4 (12.12%) CSS3
2 2 (6.06%) SAP PI
3 1 (3.03%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
1 4 (12.12%) Mobile Banking
1 4 (12.12%) User Experience
2 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.06%) PKI
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.09%) Linux
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.12%) Security Management
1 4 (12.12%) Load Testing
2 3 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (9.09%) Network Architecture
2 3 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (9.09%) Information Security
2 3 (9.09%) Mobile Commerce
3 2 (6.06%) MOF
3 2 (6.06%) ITIL
3 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
3 2 (6.06%) Migration
3 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
3 2 (6.06%) Content Management
3 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.03%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (3.03%) Data Management
4 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) SQL
3 4 (12.12%) C
4 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.03%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) C++
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.03%) VBScript
5 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.06%) Check Point Certification
2 2 (6.06%) MCSE
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) VCDX
3 1 (3.03%) NCDA
3 1 (3.03%) NCIE
3 1 (3.03%) VCAP
3 1 (3.03%) VTSP
3 1 (3.03%) CCEE
3 1 (3.03%) CCIA
3 1 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.03%) CCSA
3 1 (3.03%) CCSE
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.03%) MCTS
3 1 (3.03%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) XenApp
3 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
1 2 (6.06%) SCOM
1 2 (6.06%) SCVMM
1 2 (6.06%) Windows Intune
1 2 (6.06%) SCOrch
1 2 (6.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (6.06%) SCSM
2 1 (3.03%) XenMobile
2 1 (3.03%) Legato
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Cisco
2 4 (12.12%) Citrix
3 3 (9.09%) Juniper
3 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 3 (9.09%) Symantec
3 3 (9.09%) VMware
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) Riverbed
4 2 (6.06%) F5
4 2 (6.06%) Blue Coat
4 2 (6.06%) Business Objects
4 2 (6.06%) SAP
4 2 (6.06%) HP
4 2 (6.06%) McAfee
4 2 (6.06%) Ariba
5 1 (3.03%) CA
5 1 (3.03%) CommVault
5 1 (3.03%) NetApp
5 1 (3.03%) AppSense
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