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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 113 119 83
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 27 21 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.18% 0.87% 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 0.94% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 48
Average salary £61,250 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.11% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
2155 2233 2098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.94% 92.50% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1578 1630 1700
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,579 £29,500 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 2015.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (31.71%) Firewall
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.83%) SQL
2 11 (26.83%) Windows
3 10 (24.39%) Security Management
4 9 (21.95%) Cisco
4 9 (21.95%) WAN
4 9 (21.95%) Juniper
4 9 (21.95%) Riverbed
5 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
6 7 (17.07%) WAN Optimisation
6 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (17.07%) CA
6 7 (17.07%) SNMP
6 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
6 7 (17.07%) Java
6 7 (17.07%) NetScout
7 6 (14.63%) VPN
7 6 (14.63%) Customer Engagement
7 6 (14.63%) SCOM
8 5 (12.20%) Lync
8 5 (12.20%) Office 365
8 5 (12.20%) SCOrch
8 5 (12.20%) Project Management
8 5 (12.20%) Oracle
8 5 (12.20%) Workflow
8 5 (12.20%) Finance
8 5 (12.20%) VMware
9 4 (9.76%) Degree
9 4 (9.76%) Oracle HRMS

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 5 (12.20%) Lync
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (4.88%) IIS
3 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.44%) JBoss
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle HRMS
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (4.88%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (4.88%) SAP GRC
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.20%) Office 365
3 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.44%) PaaS
4 1 (2.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) Firewall
2 9 (21.95%) WAN
3 7 (17.07%) SNMP
4 6 (14.63%) VPN
5 3 (7.32%) LTE
5 3 (7.32%) Diameter Protocol
5 3 (7.32%) SSL
5 3 (7.32%) DNS
5 3 (7.32%) GSM
5 3 (7.32%) LAN
5 3 (7.32%) 3G
5 3 (7.32%) DMZ
5 3 (7.32%) 2G
5 3 (7.32%) 2.5G
5 3 (7.32%) SIGTRAN
5 3 (7.32%) GGSN
5 3 (7.32%) VLAN
6 2 (4.88%) IPsec
6 2 (4.88%) Wireless
6 2 (4.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Subversion
1 2 (4.88%) Selenium
1 2 (4.88%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (4.88%) Ranorex
1 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
1 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.88%) RSpec
1 2 (4.88%) JBehave
2 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.44%) WebLogic Workshop
2 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.44%) JMeter
2 1 (2.44%) Fiddler
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) HTML
1 4 (9.76%) CSS
2 3 (7.32%) Web Services
2 3 (7.32%) Ajax
3 2 (4.88%) SAP PI
4 1 (2.44%) HTML5
4 1 (2.44%) FastCGI
4 1 (2.44%) REST
4 1 (2.44%) CSS3
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 1 (2.44%) ADO.NET
4 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.44%) SOAP
4 1 (2.44%) JMS
4 1 (2.44%) .NET
4 1 (2.44%) JSON
4 1 (2.44%) WCF
4 1 (2.44%) Silverlight
4 1 (2.44%) LINQ
4 1 (2.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) PKI
2 2 (4.88%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.44%) BYOD
3 1 (2.44%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Linux
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Security Management
2 7 (17.07%) WAN Optimisation
3 6 (14.63%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (12.20%) Project Management
4 5 (12.20%) Workflow
5 3 (7.32%) Network Architecture
5 3 (7.32%) Mobile Commerce
5 3 (7.32%) ITIL
5 3 (7.32%) Service Management
5 3 (7.32%) Migration
5 3 (7.32%) Information Security
5 3 (7.32%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (7.32%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (4.88%) Software Testing
6 2 (4.88%) OOP
6 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.88%) BDD
6 2 (4.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) SQL
2 7 (17.07%) Java
3 4 (9.76%) C
3 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.32%) C#
4 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.88%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.44%) Python
6 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.44%) Perl
6 1 (2.44%) PHP
6 1 (2.44%) X++
6 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
1 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) MCTS
3 2 (4.88%) MCITP
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.88%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (2.44%) CISSP
4 1 (2.44%) CISA
4 1 (2.44%) GCIA
4 1 (2.44%) GCIH
4 1 (2.44%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) SCOM
2 5 (12.20%) SCOrch
3 2 (4.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (4.88%) SCCM
4 1 (2.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Intune
4 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) Cisco
2 9 (21.95%) Juniper
2 9 (21.95%) Riverbed
3 7 (17.07%) CA
3 7 (17.07%) NetScout
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle
4 5 (12.20%) VMware
5 3 (7.32%) Symantec
5 3 (7.32%) McAfee
6 2 (4.88%) Blue Coat
6 2 (4.88%) Business Objects
6 2 (4.88%) SAP
6 2 (4.88%) Ariba
6 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.88%) HP
6 2 (4.88%) Citrix
6 2 (4.88%) F5
7 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.44%) Trustwave
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