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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 24 20 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 41 52 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 8.17% 8.10% 6.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.54% 8.41% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 31 49 38
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £63,000
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
480 618 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 95.62% 96.26% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 428 534 490
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Slough

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 23 (29.49%) Finance
2 18 (23.08%) XML
2 18 (23.08%) ITIL
3 17 (21.79%) Microsoft
4 16 (20.51%) SAP
4 16 (20.51%) Project Management
5 14 (17.95%) Telecoms
5 14 (17.95%) Oracle
6 13 (16.67%) CRM
6 13 (16.67%) Retail
7 12 (15.38%) Security Cleared
7 12 (15.38%) Cisco
8 11 (14.10%) HP
8 11 (14.10%) EMC
8 11 (14.10%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (14.10%) Windows
8 11 (14.10%) Web Services
9 10 (12.82%) MS Excel
9 10 (12.82%) CCNP
9 10 (12.82%) Information Security
9 10 (12.82%) Content Management
10 9 (11.54%) SAP CO
10 9 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (11.54%) Fujitsu
10 9 (11.54%) SAP FI/CO
10 9 (11.54%) SAP FI
10 9 (11.54%) SLA
10 9 (11.54%) .NET
11 8 (10.26%) E-Commerce
11 8 (10.26%) Juniper

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 7 (8.97%) CMS
1 7 (8.97%) Node.js
2 2 (2.56%) SAP Web AS
2 2 (2.56%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.28%) IIS
3 1 (1.28%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (11.54%) SAP FI/CO
1 9 (11.54%) SAP CO
1 9 (11.54%) SAP FI
2 7 (8.97%) Magento
3 6 (7.69%) SAP FSCM
4 3 (3.85%) SAP WM
5 2 (2.56%) SAP CRM
5 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (2.56%) SAP GRC
6 1 (1.28%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (1.28%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (8.97%) Network Security
2 7 (8.97%) Internet
2 7 (8.97%) Firewall
3 5 (6.41%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.41%) SAN
3 5 (6.41%) NetScreen
3 5 (6.41%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (2.56%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.56%) SSL
5 2 (2.56%) S/MIME
6 1 (1.28%) VoIP
6 1 (1.28%) GGSN
6 1 (1.28%) SGSN
6 1 (1.28%) 3G
6 1 (1.28%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.13%) MS Access
2 4 (5.13%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.56%) EDRMS
3 2 (2.56%) DB2
4 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 23 (29.49%) Finance
2 14 (17.95%) Telecoms
3 13 (16.67%) Retail
4 6 (7.69%) General Ledger
4 6 (7.69%) Marketing
5 4 (5.13%) Billing
5 4 (5.13%) Legal
6 1 (1.28%) Advertising
6 1 (1.28%) Games
6 1 (1.28%) Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.08%) XML
2 11 (14.10%) Web Services
3 9 (11.54%) .NET
4 7 (8.97%) J2EE
4 7 (8.97%) Ruby on Rails
4 7 (8.97%) Django
4 7 (8.97%) Backbone.js
5 3 (3.85%) EDI
6 2 (2.56%) SAP Basis
7 1 (1.28%) MDX
7 1 (1.28%) HTML
7 1 (1.28%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Open Source
1 7 (8.97%) Mobile App
2 6 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.41%) EqualLogic
4 4 (5.13%) CMDB
4 4 (5.13%) RMADS
4 4 (5.13%) Firmware
4 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.85%) Grid Computing
5 3 (3.85%) FMCG
6 2 (2.56%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.28%) iPad
7 1 (1.28%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.28%) iPhone
7 1 (1.28%) Wiki
7 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.10%) Windows
2 8 (10.26%) Android
3 7 (8.97%) AIX
3 7 (8.97%) UNIX
3 7 (8.97%) Apple iOS
4 6 (7.69%) Linux
5 5 (6.41%) HPUX
5 5 (6.41%) Solaris
5 5 (6.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.28%) Debian
6 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.28%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.08%) ITIL
2 16 (20.51%) Project Management
3 13 (16.67%) CRM
4 10 (12.82%) Information Security
4 10 (12.82%) Content Management
5 9 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (10.26%) E-Commerce
6 8 (10.26%) Change Management
6 8 (10.26%) Product Management
7 7 (8.97%) Mobile Application Development
7 7 (8.97%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (8.97%) Workflow
7 7 (8.97%) Migration
7 7 (8.97%) Business Development
8 6 (7.69%) WFM
8 6 (7.69%) Supply Chain Management
8 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (7.69%) Procure-to-pay
9 5 (6.41%) Waterfall
9 5 (6.41%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.97%) Ruby
2 6 (7.69%) Java
2 6 (7.69%) SQL
3 5 (6.41%) VBScript
3 5 (6.41%) ABAP
3 5 (6.41%) Perl
3 5 (6.41%) C
4 4 (5.13%) C++
4 4 (5.13%) PHP
4 4 (5.13%) Python
5 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.10%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (12.82%) CCNP
4 6 (7.69%) CCNA
4 6 (7.69%) CCA
4 6 (7.69%) NCDA
4 6 (7.69%) NCIE
4 6 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (6.41%) MCTS
5 5 (6.41%) MCITP
5 5 (6.41%) VCAP
5 5 (6.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (6.41%) MCSE
5 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (5.13%) Degree
7 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.85%) CCIE
8 2 (2.56%) CCSA
8 2 (2.56%) CCSE
9 1 (1.28%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.54%) SLA
2 6 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 5 (6.41%) GPG13
3 5 (6.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.28%) COBIT
5 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (7.69%) vSphere
2 5 (6.41%) Hyper-V
2 5 (6.41%) XenApp
2 5 (6.41%) XenServer
2 5 (6.41%) XenDesktop
2 5 (6.41%) VMware ESX
2 5 (6.41%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (6.41%) Snort
2 5 (6.41%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) NetBackup
1 5 (6.41%) Backup Exec
1 5 (6.41%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.28%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 17 (21.79%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.51%) SAP
3 14 (17.95%) Oracle
4 12 (15.38%) Cisco
5 11 (14.10%) HP
5 11 (14.10%) EMC
6 9 (11.54%) Fujitsu
7 8 (10.26%) Juniper
8 7 (8.97%) CheckPoint
8 7 (8.97%) Demandware
9 6 (7.69%) ClickSoftware Technologies
9 6 (7.69%) NetApp
9 6 (7.69%) VMware
10 5 (6.41%) Blue Coat
10 5 (6.41%) Sourcefire
10 5 (6.41%) Red Hat
10 5 (6.41%) Citrix
10 5 (6.41%) Dell
10 5 (6.41%) IBM
10 5 (6.41%) PlateSpin
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