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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 99 122 98
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 35 19 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.63% 0.77% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 0.84% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 31
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average 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
2012 2264 2094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.80% 92.03% 93.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1619 1599 1665
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,501
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 23 (33.82%) Firewall
2 21 (30.88%) Cisco
2 21 (30.88%) Juniper
3 19 (27.94%) CA
3 19 (27.94%) WAN
3 19 (27.94%) SNMP
3 19 (27.94%) SQL
3 19 (27.94%) Windows
3 19 (27.94%) NetScout
3 19 (27.94%) Riverbed
3 19 (27.94%) WAN Optimisation
4 15 (22.06%) Security Management
5 14 (20.59%) Java
5 14 (20.59%) Oracle
6 13 (19.12%) C#
7 12 (17.65%) PL/SQL
8 11 (16.18%) Project Management
8 11 (16.18%) .NET
8 11 (16.18%) Web Services
8 11 (16.18%) Active Directory
9 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
9 8 (11.76%) Linux
9 8 (11.76%) JavaScript
9 8 (11.76%) SaaS
10 7 (10.29%) Degree
10 7 (10.29%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (10.29%) HTML
10 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
10 7 (10.29%) XML
10 7 (10.29%) CSS

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 6 (8.82%) IIS
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (4.41%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.41%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.41%) JBoss
3 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.94%) Lync
3 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle 11i
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle HRMS
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) SaaS
2 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (33.82%) Firewall
2 19 (27.94%) SNMP
2 19 (27.94%) WAN
3 4 (5.88%) Internet
3 4 (5.88%) Network Security
4 3 (4.41%) LDAP
4 3 (4.41%) DNS
5 2 (2.94%) DHCP
5 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.94%) NetScaler
5 2 (2.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (2.94%) Wireless
5 2 (2.94%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.47%) VPN
6 1 (1.47%) HTTP
6 1 (1.47%) SMTP
6 1 (1.47%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.47%) SSL
6 1 (1.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.82%) Oracle Discoverer
2 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.94%) MySQL
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.47%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) WebLogic Workshop
1 3 (4.41%) JMeter
1 3 (4.41%) Eclipse
1 3 (4.41%) SoapUI
2 2 (2.94%) Ranorex
2 2 (2.94%) HP UFT
2 2 (2.94%) Subversion
2 2 (2.94%) Selenium
2 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.94%) RSpec
2 2 (2.94%) JBehave
2 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.47%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (10.29%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.94%) Law
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.47%) Automotive
4 1 (1.47%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.18%) .NET
1 11 (16.18%) Web Services
2 7 (10.29%) XML
2 7 (10.29%) HTML
2 7 (10.29%) CSS
3 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.88%) SOAP
4 4 (5.88%) JSON
5 3 (4.41%) jQuery
5 3 (4.41%) HTML5
5 3 (4.41%) JMS
5 3 (4.41%) Ajax
5 3 (4.41%) CSS3
6 2 (2.94%) J2EE
7 1 (1.47%) ADO.NET
7 1 (1.47%) REST
7 1 (1.47%) WCF
7 1 (1.47%) Silverlight
7 1 (1.47%) LINQ
7 1 (1.47%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Life Science
2 5 (7.35%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.41%) Online Banking
3 3 (4.41%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.41%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (4.41%) User Experience
4 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) Replication
5 1 (1.47%) Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.47%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.47%) BYOD
5 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.94%) Windows
2 8 (11.76%) Linux
3 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.94%) WAN Optimisation
2 15 (22.06%) Security Management
3 11 (16.18%) Project Management
4 7 (10.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (8.82%) Workflow
5 6 (8.82%) SOA
5 6 (8.82%) Mentoring
5 6 (8.82%) SDLC
6 3 (4.41%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (4.41%) Load Testing
6 3 (4.41%) Service Management
6 3 (4.41%) ITIL
6 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.41%) Project Planning
7 2 (2.94%) Migration
7 2 (2.94%) OOP
7 2 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (2.94%) Test Automation
7 2 (2.94%) BDD
7 2 (2.94%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.94%) SQL
2 14 (20.59%) Java
3 13 (19.12%) C#
4 12 (17.65%) PL/SQL
5 8 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.35%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.88%) VBScript
7 4 (5.88%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.47%) Python
8 1 (1.47%) Ruby
8 1 (1.47%) X++
8 1 (1.47%) PHP
8 1 (1.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) MCTS
3 2 (2.94%) MCITP
3 2 (2.94%) CISSP
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.47%) CISA
4 1 (1.47%) GCIA
4 1 (1.47%) GCIH
4 1 (1.47%) CEH
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.47%) CCNP
4 1 (1.47%) CCNA
4 1 (1.47%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) GCP
System Software
1 11 (16.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.47%) UAG
3 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) SCOM
2 5 (7.35%) SCOrch
3 3 (4.41%) SCCM
4 2 (2.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Intune
5 1 (1.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (30.88%) Cisco
1 21 (30.88%) Juniper
2 19 (27.94%) CA
2 19 (27.94%) NetScout
2 19 (27.94%) Riverbed
3 14 (20.59%) Oracle
4 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.35%) Symantec
6 4 (5.88%) EMC
6 4 (5.88%) NetApp
6 4 (5.88%) F5
6 4 (5.88%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.41%) Websense
7 3 (4.41%) VMware
8 2 (2.94%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.94%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.47%) McAfee
9 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.47%) Nokia
9 1 (1.47%) Temenos
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