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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 48 30 20
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 22 33 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.64% 6.73% 8.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.81% 7.01% 9.06%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 55
Average salary £45,000 £56,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £48,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £60,000 £70,000
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
578 471 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 95.54% 96.12% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 468 412 537
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 31 July 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Slough

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 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 14 (20.00%) Finance
2 13 (18.57%) SAP
3 10 (14.29%) SAP CO
3 10 (14.29%) Banking
3 10 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
3 10 (14.29%) Information Security
3 10 (14.29%) SAP R/3
3 10 (14.29%) SAP FI
3 10 (14.29%) Windows
3 10 (14.29%) SQL
3 10 (14.29%) ABAP
3 10 (14.29%) Juniper
3 10 (14.29%) Logistics
3 10 (14.29%) Degree
4 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.86%) Firewall
5 8 (11.43%) SAP MM
5 8 (11.43%) Linux
5 8 (11.43%) UNIX
5 8 (11.43%) CRM
5 8 (11.43%) Active Directory
5 8 (11.43%) SaaS
5 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (10.00%) Line Management
6 7 (10.00%) SAP LE
6 7 (10.00%) Release Management
6 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (10.00%) Sourcefire
6 7 (10.00%) ITIL
6 7 (10.00%) LSMW

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 4 (5.71%) IIS
2 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.43%) FormScape
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) MS Office
3 1 (1.43%) MS Project
3 1 (1.43%) S-PLUS
3 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (14.29%) SAP R/3
1 10 (14.29%) SAP FI
1 10 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
1 10 (14.29%) SAP CO
2 8 (11.43%) SAP MM
3 7 (10.00%) SAP LE
4 3 (4.29%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (1.43%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (1.43%) SAP PP
6 1 (1.43%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.86%) Firewall
2 5 (7.14%) Internet
3 4 (5.71%) Network Security
4 3 (4.29%) Intranet
4 3 (4.29%) Wireless
4 3 (4.29%) LDAP
5 2 (2.86%) LAN
5 2 (2.86%) WAN
5 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.86%) Junos
5 2 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (2.86%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) MySQL
3 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.43%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) LSMW
General
1 14 (20.00%) Finance
2 10 (14.29%) Banking
3 6 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.57%) Manufacturing
4 5 (7.14%) Retail
4 5 (7.14%) Retail Banking
5 3 (4.29%) Marketing
5 3 (4.29%) Billing
6 1 (1.43%) Back Office
6 1 (1.43%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) HTML
1 5 (7.14%) CSS
2 4 (5.71%) XML
2 4 (5.71%) Ajax
3 3 (4.29%) XHTML
3 3 (4.29%) Web Services
4 2 (2.86%) J2EE
5 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.43%) .NET
5 1 (1.43%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.43%) LINQ
5 1 (1.43%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.14%) CMDB
3 4 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.29%) E-Learning
4 3 (4.29%) Learning Management System
4 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.86%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.86%) Online Banking
5 2 (2.86%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (2.86%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.43%) Statistics
6 1 (1.43%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.29%) Windows
2 8 (11.43%) Linux
2 8 (11.43%) UNIX
3 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.86%) AIX
3 2 (2.86%) HPUX
3 2 (2.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.29%) Information Security
1 10 (14.29%) Logistics
2 8 (11.43%) CRM
3 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (10.00%) ITIL
3 7 (10.00%) Release Management
3 7 (10.00%) Line Management
4 6 (8.57%) Time Management
5 4 (5.71%) Business Analysis
5 4 (5.71%) ERP
5 4 (5.71%) Project Management
6 3 (4.29%) Service Management
6 3 (4.29%) ITSM
6 3 (4.29%) Network Design
6 3 (4.29%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (4.29%) Data Analysis
6 3 (4.29%) IT Asset Management
7 2 (2.86%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (2.86%) SDLC
7 2 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.29%) SQL
1 10 (14.29%) ABAP
2 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.57%) C#
3 6 (8.57%) Java
4 3 (4.29%) C++
4 3 (4.29%) PHP
4 3 (4.29%) Python
5 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (5.71%) CCNP
3 4 (5.71%) CISSP
4 3 (4.29%) CEH
4 3 (4.29%) CCA
4 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.29%) OSCP
4 3 (4.29%) OSCE
5 2 (2.86%) CISA
6 1 (1.43%) CISM
6 1 (1.43%) GCIA
6 1 (1.43%) GCIH
6 1 (1.43%) PCI QSA
6 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.71%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.29%) QA
4 2 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.86%) vSphere
3 2 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (4.29%) CA Single Sign-On
1 3 (4.29%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 13 (18.57%) SAP
2 10 (14.29%) Juniper
3 7 (10.00%) Sourcefire
4 5 (7.14%) VMware
4 5 (7.14%) Cisco
4 5 (7.14%) HP
5 4 (5.71%) Oracle
5 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.71%) Websense
6 3 (4.29%) ServiceNow
6 3 (4.29%) Remedy
6 3 (4.29%) FrontRange
6 3 (4.29%) Fortinet
6 3 (4.29%) IBM
6 3 (4.29%) BMC
6 3 (4.29%) CA
7 2 (2.86%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.86%) Ariba
7 2 (2.86%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.86%) Progress
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