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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 36 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 35 34 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.46% 5.70% 4.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.96% 5.83% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 16
Average salary £56,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £33,550 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £100,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
587 583 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 91.58% 97.82% 94.70%
Number of salaries quoted 479 505 465
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,750 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
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 30 January 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Slough

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 28 (39.44%) SAP
2 22 (30.99%) ABAP
3 20 (28.17%) SAP R/3
4 18 (25.35%) SAP FI
4 18 (25.35%) SAP FI/CO
4 18 (25.35%) SAP CO
5 15 (21.13%) HP
6 14 (19.72%) Cisco
6 14 (19.72%) Finance
6 14 (19.72%) SAP MM
6 14 (19.72%) Degree
7 13 (18.31%) Billing
7 13 (18.31%) Manufacturing
8 12 (16.90%) CheckPoint
8 12 (16.90%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (16.90%) Juniper
8 12 (16.90%) Logistics
9 11 (15.49%) Brocade
9 11 (15.49%) Banking
9 11 (15.49%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (15.49%) SAP LE
9 11 (15.49%) Network Security
9 11 (15.49%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (15.49%) CCIE
9 11 (15.49%) CCNP
10 10 (14.08%) CCA
10 10 (14.08%) ERP
10 10 (14.08%) LSMW
10 10 (14.08%) Marketing
11 9 (12.68%) SQL Server

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (4.23%) Lync
1 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.41%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) MS Project
3 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (28.17%) SAP R/3
2 18 (25.35%) SAP FI
2 18 (25.35%) SAP FI/CO
2 18 (25.35%) SAP CO
3 14 (19.72%) SAP MM
4 11 (15.49%) SAP LE
5 6 (8.45%) SAP SD
5 6 (8.45%) SAP WM
6 4 (5.63%) SAP PP
7 2 (2.82%) SAP PM
8 1 (1.41%) SAP BPC
8 1 (1.41%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Office 365
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.49%) Cisco ASA
1 11 (15.49%) Network Security
1 11 (15.49%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (5.63%) Firewall
3 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.41%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.41%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.41%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.41%) VLAN
4 1 (1.41%) Wireless
4 1 (1.41%) LAN
4 1 (1.41%) PBX
4 1 (1.41%) WAN
4 1 (1.41%) DHCP
4 1 (1.41%) SNMP
4 1 (1.41%) VPN
4 1 (1.41%) DNS
4 1 (1.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) MS Access
2 3 (4.23%) MySQL
3 2 (2.82%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 10 (14.08%) LSMW
2 1 (1.41%) Xcode
General
1 14 (19.72%) Finance
2 13 (18.31%) Billing
2 13 (18.31%) Manufacturing
3 11 (15.49%) Banking
4 10 (14.08%) Marketing
5 3 (4.23%) Legal
6 1 (1.41%) Retail
6 1 (1.41%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) .NET
2 3 (4.23%) XML
3 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.82%) J2EE
3 2 (2.82%) EDI
3 2 (2.82%) Middleware
4 1 (1.41%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (1.41%) iOS SDK
4 1 (1.41%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.41%) Cocoa
4 1 (1.41%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Management Information System
2 7 (9.86%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.63%) CMDB
4 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.82%) FMCG
5 2 (2.82%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.41%) User Experience
6 1 (1.41%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.27%) Linux
2 6 (8.45%) Windows
3 5 (7.04%) UNIX
4 4 (5.63%) AIX
4 4 (5.63%) HPUX
4 4 (5.63%) Solaris
4 4 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.41%) CentOS
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.41%) Debian
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.90%) Logistics
2 10 (14.08%) ERP
3 7 (9.86%) Project Management
4 6 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.45%) Migration
5 5 (7.04%) Change Management
6 3 (4.23%) Coaching
6 3 (4.23%) Change Control
6 3 (4.23%) Data Migration
6 3 (4.23%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.23%) Test Management
6 3 (4.23%) Lean Six Sigma
6 3 (4.23%) Six Sigma
6 3 (4.23%) ITIL
7 2 (2.82%) CRM
7 2 (2.82%) Quality Management
7 2 (2.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.82%) WFM
7 2 (2.82%) Supply Chain Management
7 2 (2.82%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.99%) ABAP
2 4 (5.63%) Java
3 3 (4.23%) SQL
4 2 (2.82%) VBScript
4 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.41%) Python
5 1 (1.41%) VBA
5 1 (1.41%) VB
5 1 (1.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (19.72%) Degree
2 12 (16.90%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (15.49%) CCIE
3 11 (15.49%) CCNP
4 10 (14.08%) CCA
5 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.82%) MCSE
6 2 (2.82%) MCP
6 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.41%) OSCP
7 1 (1.41%) OSCE
7 1 (1.41%) CEH
7 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.41%) CCVP
7 1 (1.41%) CISA
7 1 (1.41%) MCSA
7 1 (1.41%) PMP
7 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.41%) CISSP
7 1 (1.41%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) SLA
2 2 (2.82%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (4.23%) Firmware
2 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.41%) XenApp
2 1 (1.41%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.41%) vSphere
2 1 (1.41%) Samba
2 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (39.44%) SAP
2 15 (21.13%) HP
3 14 (19.72%) Cisco
4 12 (16.90%) CheckPoint
4 12 (16.90%) Juniper
5 11 (15.49%) Brocade
6 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
7 5 (7.04%) Oracle
8 4 (5.63%) EMC
8 4 (5.63%) Red Hat
9 3 (4.23%) VMware
10 2 (2.82%) ClickSoftware Technologies
11 1 (1.41%) F5
11 1 (1.41%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.41%) ProCurve
11 1 (1.41%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.41%) Business Objects
11 1 (1.41%) Avaya
11 1 (1.41%) Citrix
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