The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 39 29 18
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 21 31 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.79% 6.19% 8.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.02% 6.37% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 53
Average salary £48,000 £53,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.85% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £48,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £61,250 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
523 487 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 94.40% 97.21% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 412 423 524
Average salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Consultant
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant across the Slough region.

Consultant Salary Trend in Slough

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Slough region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Slough

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 20 (27.03%) SAP
2 18 (24.32%) Finance
3 17 (22.97%) SAP FI/CO
3 17 (22.97%) SAP CO
3 17 (22.97%) SAP R/3
3 17 (22.97%) SAP FI
3 17 (22.97%) ABAP
4 14 (18.92%) Degree
5 13 (17.57%) Linux
5 13 (17.57%) Logistics
6 12 (16.22%) UNIX
7 11 (14.86%) SAP MM
7 11 (14.86%) Firewall
7 11 (14.86%) Windows
7 11 (14.86%) Juniper
7 11 (14.86%) Banking
8 10 (13.51%) LSMW
8 10 (13.51%) SAP LE
8 10 (13.51%) HP
8 10 (13.51%) ITIL
8 10 (13.51%) Information Security
8 10 (13.51%) Manufacturing
9 8 (10.81%) JavaScript
9 8 (10.81%) SQL
9 8 (10.81%) Active Directory
9 8 (10.81%) CRM
9 8 (10.81%) ERP
9 8 (10.81%) CMDB
9 8 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (9.46%) Line Management

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.05%) IIS
2 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.35%) FormScape
3 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.35%) Lync
3 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) MS Project
2 2 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.35%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 17 (22.97%) SAP R/3
1 17 (22.97%) SAP FI
1 17 (22.97%) SAP FI/CO
1 17 (22.97%) SAP CO
2 11 (14.86%) SAP MM
3 10 (13.51%) SAP LE
4 3 (4.05%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (1.35%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (1.35%) SAP PP
6 1 (1.35%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.86%) Firewall
2 5 (6.76%) Network Security
3 4 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (5.41%) Internet
4 3 (4.05%) LDAP
4 3 (4.05%) LAN
4 3 (4.05%) WAN
4 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.70%) Junos
5 2 (2.70%) Wireless
5 2 (2.70%) Intranet
5 2 (2.70%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.35%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (1.35%) VLAN
6 1 (1.35%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.35%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.35%) VPN
6 1 (1.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) MySQL
3 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.35%) MS Access
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (13.51%) LSMW
General
1 18 (24.32%) Finance
2 11 (14.86%) Banking
3 10 (13.51%) Manufacturing
4 7 (9.46%) Marketing
4 7 (9.46%) Billing
5 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.70%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.70%) Retail
7 1 (1.35%) Back Office
7 1 (1.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.76%) XML
2 4 (5.41%) CSS
2 4 (5.41%) HTML
2 4 (5.41%) Ajax
3 3 (4.05%) Web Services
3 3 (4.05%) XHTML
4 1 (1.35%) .NET
4 1 (1.35%) J2EE
4 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.35%) LINQ
4 1 (1.35%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) CMDB
1 8 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.46%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.70%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.70%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.70%) Online Banking
5 2 (2.70%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Statistics
6 1 (1.35%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.57%) Linux
2 12 (16.22%) UNIX
3 11 (14.86%) Windows
4 5 (6.76%) AIX
4 5 (6.76%) HPUX
4 5 (6.76%) Solaris
4 5 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.57%) Logistics
2 10 (13.51%) Information Security
2 10 (13.51%) ITIL
3 8 (10.81%) CRM
3 8 (10.81%) ERP
4 7 (9.46%) Project Management
4 7 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (9.46%) Release Management
4 7 (9.46%) Line Management
5 6 (8.11%) Time Management
6 4 (5.41%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.41%) Business Analysis
7 3 (4.05%) Service Management
7 3 (4.05%) ITSM
7 3 (4.05%) Data Analysis
7 3 (4.05%) IT Asset Management
8 2 (2.70%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (2.70%) SDLC
8 2 (2.70%) Energy Management
8 2 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.97%) ABAP
2 8 (10.81%) SQL
2 8 (10.81%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.11%) C#
3 6 (8.11%) Java
4 3 (4.05%) C++
4 3 (4.05%) PHP
4 3 (4.05%) Python
5 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (18.92%) Degree
2 7 (9.46%) CCA
3 5 (6.76%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.41%) CISSP
4 4 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.05%) CCNP
5 3 (4.05%) CEH
6 2 (2.70%) CISA
6 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.70%) OSCP
6 2 (2.70%) OSCE
7 1 (1.35%) CISM
7 1 (1.35%) GCIA
7 1 (1.35%) GCIH
7 1 (1.35%) CCNA
7 1 (1.35%) MCSE
7 1 (1.35%) MCSA
7 1 (1.35%) CCIE
7 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) SLA
2 4 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.05%) QA
3 3 (4.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.41%) Firmware
3 3 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.05%) vSphere
3 3 (4.05%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.35%) XenApp
4 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.35%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (4.05%) HP UCMDB
2 3 (4.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (4.05%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (27.03%) SAP
2 11 (14.86%) Juniper
3 10 (13.51%) HP
4 7 (9.46%) Sourcefire
5 5 (6.76%) Oracle
5 5 (6.76%) VMware
5 5 (6.76%) EMC
5 5 (6.76%) Cisco
5 5 (6.76%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.41%) Websense
7 3 (4.05%) FrontRange
7 3 (4.05%) Fortinet
7 3 (4.05%) ServiceNow
7 3 (4.05%) BMC
7 3 (4.05%) CA
7 3 (4.05%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.05%) Remedy
7 3 (4.05%) IBM
7 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.70%) Progress
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago