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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 35 20 41
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 32 58 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 6.39% 9.42% 4.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.63% 9.80% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 21 54 22
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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
483 592 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 96.41% 96.10% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 416 504 498
Average salary £40,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 September 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Slough

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 17 (26.98%) Finance
1 17 (26.98%) SAP
2 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
3 11 (17.46%) XML
3 11 (17.46%) ITIL
3 11 (17.46%) Windows
3 11 (17.46%) CRM
4 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
4 10 (15.87%) SAP FI
4 10 (15.87%) Project Management
4 10 (15.87%) SAP FI/CO
4 10 (15.87%) SAP CO
5 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 9 (14.29%) .NET
5 9 (14.29%) Cisco
6 8 (12.70%) CCNP
6 8 (12.70%) HP
6 8 (12.70%) EMC
6 8 (12.70%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (12.70%) Information Security
6 8 (12.70%) Change Management
7 7 (11.11%) Firewall
7 7 (11.11%) Migration
7 7 (11.11%) CCA
7 7 (11.11%) Juniper
7 7 (11.11%) SLA
7 7 (11.11%) CheckPoint
7 7 (11.11%) Oracle
7 7 (11.11%) ABAP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 2 (3.17%) NetWeaver
1 2 (3.17%) SAP Web AS
2 1 (1.59%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (15.87%) SAP FI
1 10 (15.87%) SAP FI/CO
1 10 (15.87%) SAP CO
2 6 (9.52%) SAP FSCM
3 4 (6.35%) SAP WM
4 2 (3.17%) SAP GRC
4 2 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (3.17%) SAP MM
4 2 (3.17%) SAP R/3
5 1 (1.59%) SAP SD
5 1 (1.59%) SAP LE
5 1 (1.59%) SAP CRM
5 1 (1.59%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) Firewall
1 7 (11.11%) Network Security
1 7 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (7.94%) NetScreen
2 5 (7.94%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.94%) SAN
3 2 (3.17%) SSL
3 2 (3.17%) S/MIME
4 1 (1.59%) 3G
4 1 (1.59%) GGSN
4 1 (1.59%) SGSN
4 1 (1.59%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) MS Access
2 4 (6.35%) SAP BW
3 2 (3.17%) EDRMS
3 2 (3.17%) DB2
4 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) LSMW
General
1 17 (26.98%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 7 (11.11%) Retail
3 7 (11.11%) Marketing
4 6 (9.52%) General Ledger
5 5 (7.94%) Billing
6 4 (6.35%) Legal
7 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
7 2 (3.17%) Banking
8 1 (1.59%) Advertising
8 1 (1.59%) Games
8 1 (1.59%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.46%) XML
2 9 (14.29%) .NET
3 4 (6.35%) Web Services
4 3 (4.76%) EDI
5 2 (3.17%) SAP Basis
6 1 (1.59%) MDX
6 1 (1.59%) HTML5
6 1 (1.59%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.94%) EqualLogic
2 5 (7.94%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.76%) FMCG
4 2 (3.17%) CMDB
4 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.17%) RMADS
4 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.59%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.59%) Wiki
5 1 (1.59%) iPhone
5 1 (1.59%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.59%) iPad
5 1 (1.59%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Windows
2 4 (6.35%) AIX
2 4 (6.35%) UNIX
3 3 (4.76%) Linux
4 2 (3.17%) HPUX
4 2 (3.17%) Solaris
4 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.59%) Debian
5 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.59%) Android
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.59%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.46%) ITIL
1 11 (17.46%) CRM
2 10 (15.87%) Project Management
3 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (12.70%) Information Security
4 8 (12.70%) Change Management
5 7 (11.11%) Migration
5 7 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (11.11%) Business Development
6 6 (9.52%) Supply Chain Management
6 6 (9.52%) Procure-to-pay
7 5 (7.94%) WFM
7 5 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (7.94%) Waterfall
8 4 (6.35%) Change Control
8 4 (6.35%) Test Management
8 4 (6.35%) Lean Six Sigma
8 4 (6.35%) Competitive Intelligence
8 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.35%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) ABAP
2 6 (9.52%) SQL
2 6 (9.52%) Java
3 5 (7.94%) Perl
3 5 (7.94%) VBScript
4 4 (6.35%) PHP
4 4 (6.35%) C++
4 4 (6.35%) Python
5 2 (3.17%) C
6 1 (1.59%) VBA
6 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) CCNP
1 8 (12.70%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (11.11%) CCA
2 7 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 6 (9.52%) NCDA
3 6 (9.52%) NCIE
3 6 (9.52%) CCNA
3 6 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (7.94%) MCTS
4 5 (7.94%) MCITP
4 5 (7.94%) MCSE
4 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.94%) VCAP
5 4 (6.35%) Degree
6 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.17%) CCSA
7 2 (3.17%) CCSE
7 2 (3.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.59%) OSCP
8 1 (1.59%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) SLA
2 6 (9.52%) PCI DSS
3 5 (7.94%) GPG13
3 5 (7.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.59%) COBIT
4 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (9.52%) vSphere
2 5 (7.94%) Hyper-V
2 5 (7.94%) XenApp
2 5 (7.94%) XenServer
2 5 (7.94%) XenDesktop
2 5 (7.94%) VMware ESX
2 5 (7.94%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (7.94%) Snort
2 5 (7.94%) Squid
3 2 (3.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) NetBackup
1 5 (7.94%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.17%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 17 (26.98%) SAP
2 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
3 9 (14.29%) Cisco
4 8 (12.70%) HP
4 8 (12.70%) EMC
5 7 (11.11%) Oracle
5 7 (11.11%) Juniper
5 7 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 6 (9.52%) ClickSoftware Technologies
6 6 (9.52%) NetApp
6 6 (9.52%) VMware
7 5 (7.94%) Blue Coat
7 5 (7.94%) Sourcefire
7 5 (7.94%) Citrix
7 5 (7.94%) Dell
7 5 (7.94%) Veeam
7 5 (7.94%) Symantec
7 5 (7.94%) Websense
7 5 (7.94%) PlateSpin
8 4 (6.35%) Fujitsu
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