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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 100 123 88
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 45 17 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.97% 0.71% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 0.76% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 46
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
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
2163 2229 2133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.79% 92.64% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1627 1630 1732
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
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 3 July 2015.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 21 (35.00%) Windows
2 19 (31.67%) SQL
3 16 (26.67%) Cisco
3 16 (26.67%) Juniper
3 16 (26.67%) Firewall
4 14 (23.33%) WAN
4 14 (23.33%) Riverbed
5 13 (21.67%) C#
6 12 (20.00%) Oracle
6 12 (20.00%) SNMP
6 12 (20.00%) CA
6 12 (20.00%) Security Management
6 12 (20.00%) NetScout
6 12 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
7 11 (18.33%) Project Management
7 11 (18.33%) Java
7 11 (18.33%) PL/SQL
7 11 (18.33%) .NET
8 10 (16.67%) Web Services
9 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
10 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
10 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
10 8 (13.33%) SaaS
10 8 (13.33%) Degree
10 8 (13.33%) Data Centre
11 7 (11.67%) SDLC
11 7 (11.67%) XML
11 7 (11.67%) Linux
11 7 (11.67%) Active Directory
11 7 (11.67%) Finance

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (10.00%) IIS
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (6.67%) Lync
4 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.33%) JBoss
4 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle 11i
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle HRMS
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.33%) SAP GRC
2 2 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) SaaS
2 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.67%) Office 365
4 2 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.67%) PaaS
5 1 (1.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.67%) Firewall
2 14 (23.33%) WAN
3 12 (20.00%) SNMP
4 4 (6.67%) Wireless
5 3 (5.00%) SSL
5 3 (5.00%) Internet
5 3 (5.00%) VPN
5 3 (5.00%) DNS
6 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.33%) DHCP
6 2 (3.33%) LDAP
6 2 (3.33%) IPsec
6 2 (3.33%) Wireshark
6 2 (3.33%) Network Security
6 2 (3.33%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.67%) SAN
7 1 (1.67%) HTTP
7 1 (1.67%) SMTP
7 1 (1.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (3.33%) HP UFT
1 2 (3.33%) WebLogic Workshop
1 2 (3.33%) JMeter
1 2 (3.33%) Subversion
1 2 (3.33%) Selenium
1 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.33%) RSpec
1 2 (3.33%) JBehave
1 2 (3.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (3.33%) SoapUI
1 2 (3.33%) Ranorex
2 1 (1.67%) Fiddler
2 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (11.67%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Billing
3 1 (1.67%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.33%) .NET
2 10 (16.67%) Web Services
3 7 (11.67%) XML
4 6 (10.00%) CSS
4 6 (10.00%) HTML
5 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.00%) SOAP
6 3 (5.00%) Ajax
6 3 (5.00%) JSON
7 2 (3.33%) jQuery
7 2 (3.33%) SAP PI
7 2 (3.33%) HTML5
7 2 (3.33%) JMS
7 2 (3.33%) CSS3
8 1 (1.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 1 (1.67%) FastCGI
8 1 (1.67%) ADO.NET
8 1 (1.67%) REST
8 1 (1.67%) WCF
8 1 (1.67%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.00%) Life Science
3 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.33%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (3.33%) User Experience
3 2 (3.33%) PKI
3 2 (3.33%) Online Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.67%) BYOD
4 1 (1.67%) Replication
4 1 (1.67%) Clustering
4 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.00%) Windows
2 7 (11.67%) Linux
3 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.00%) Security Management
1 12 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 11 (18.33%) Project Management
3 7 (11.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (11.67%) SDLC
4 6 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (10.00%) SOA
4 6 (10.00%) Workflow
5 5 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (6.67%) Migration
7 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.00%) ITIL
7 3 (5.00%) Service Management
8 2 (3.33%) OOP
8 2 (3.33%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.33%) Load Testing
8 2 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.33%) BDD
8 2 (3.33%) Software Testing
8 2 (3.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.67%) SQL
2 13 (21.67%) C#
3 11 (18.33%) PL/SQL
3 11 (18.33%) Java
4 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.67%) VBScript
6 4 (6.67%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.33%) C++
8 1 (1.67%) C
8 1 (1.67%) Perl
8 1 (1.67%) PHP
8 1 (1.67%) Python
8 1 (1.67%) Ruby
8 1 (1.67%) X++
8 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.33%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (3.33%) MCTS
4 2 (3.33%) MCITP
5 1 (1.67%) CISA
5 1 (1.67%) GCIA
5 1 (1.67%) GCIH
5 1 (1.67%) CEH
5 1 (1.67%) CCNP
5 1 (1.67%) CCNA
5 1 (1.67%) CCDP
5 1 (1.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) GCP
2 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.67%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) SCOM
2 5 (8.33%) SCOrch
3 2 (3.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (3.33%) SCCM
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Intune
4 1 (1.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (26.67%) Cisco
1 16 (26.67%) Juniper
2 14 (23.33%) Riverbed
3 12 (20.00%) NetScout
3 12 (20.00%) CA
3 12 (20.00%) Oracle
4 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (8.33%) VMware
6 4 (6.67%) Blue Coat
6 4 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 4 (6.67%) F5
7 3 (5.00%) Symantec
7 3 (5.00%) McAfee
8 2 (3.33%) Ariba
8 2 (3.33%) HP
8 2 (3.33%) Citrix
8 2 (3.33%) Business Objects
8 2 (3.33%) SAP
9 1 (1.67%) Siebel
9 1 (1.67%) Temenos
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