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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 35 34 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 30 34 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.56% 6.71% 9.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.88% 6.77% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 56
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £40,500 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £75,000
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
510 502 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 94.44% 99.01% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 412 425 527
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 2 June 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Slough

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 22 (29.73%) SAP
2 19 (25.68%) SAP FI/CO
2 19 (25.68%) SAP CO
2 19 (25.68%) SAP R/3
2 19 (25.68%) SAP FI
2 19 (25.68%) ABAP
3 18 (24.32%) Finance
4 15 (20.27%) Juniper
4 15 (20.27%) Logistics
5 14 (18.92%) Linux
6 13 (17.57%) SAP MM
6 13 (17.57%) Windows
6 13 (17.57%) HP
7 12 (16.22%) LSMW
7 12 (16.22%) Degree
7 12 (16.22%) SAP LE
7 12 (16.22%) UNIX
7 12 (16.22%) Firewall
8 10 (13.51%) Information Security
8 10 (13.51%) ITIL
8 10 (13.51%) Banking
9 9 (12.16%) Network Security
9 9 (12.16%) Cisco
9 9 (12.16%) Manufacturing
10 8 (10.81%) Management Information System
10 8 (10.81%) Active Directory
10 8 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (10.81%) SQL Server
10 8 (10.81%) CRM
10 8 (10.81%) ERP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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%) Lync
3 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.35%) FormScape
3 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) MS Project
2 2 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.35%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 19 (25.68%) SAP FI/CO
1 19 (25.68%) SAP CO
1 19 (25.68%) SAP R/3
1 19 (25.68%) SAP FI
2 13 (17.57%) SAP MM
3 12 (16.22%) SAP LE
4 3 (4.05%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (1.35%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (1.35%) SAP PP
5 1 (1.35%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.22%) Firewall
2 9 (12.16%) Network Security
3 7 (9.46%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (5.41%) Internet
4 4 (5.41%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (4.05%) LAN
5 3 (4.05%) WAN
5 3 (4.05%) LDAP
6 2 (2.70%) Wireless
6 2 (2.70%) Intranet
6 2 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (2.70%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (2.70%) Junos
7 1 (1.35%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.35%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (1.35%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.35%) VLAN
7 1 (1.35%) DHCP
7 1 (1.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) MySQL
3 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (16.22%) LSMW
2 1 (1.35%) Xcode
General
1 18 (24.32%) Finance
2 10 (13.51%) Banking
3 9 (12.16%) Manufacturing
4 7 (9.46%) Marketing
4 7 (9.46%) Billing
5 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.70%) Retail
6 2 (2.70%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.35%) Legal
7 1 (1.35%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.76%) XML
2 3 (4.05%) Ajax
2 3 (4.05%) HTML
2 3 (4.05%) CSS
2 3 (4.05%) Web Services
2 3 (4.05%) XHTML
3 1 (1.35%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (1.35%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.35%) iOS SDK
3 1 (1.35%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Management Information System
1 8 (10.81%) CMDB
2 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.05%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.70%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.70%) Online Banking
5 2 (2.70%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (2.70%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.35%) User Experience
6 1 (1.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.92%) Linux
2 13 (17.57%) Windows
3 12 (16.22%) UNIX
4 5 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.76%) AIX
4 5 (6.76%) HPUX
4 5 (6.76%) Solaris
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.27%) 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%) Release Management
4 7 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (9.46%) Line Management
4 7 (9.46%) Project Management
5 4 (5.41%) Time Management
5 4 (5.41%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.05%) IT Asset Management
6 3 (4.05%) Service Management
6 3 (4.05%) ITSM
7 2 (2.70%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.70%) E-Procurement
7 2 (2.70%) Workflow
7 2 (2.70%) Network Design
7 2 (2.70%) Business Analysis
7 2 (2.70%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.68%) ABAP
2 7 (9.46%) SQL
3 4 (5.41%) Java
3 4 (5.41%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.05%) C#
5 2 (2.70%) Python
5 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.35%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.35%) C++
6 1 (1.35%) PHP
6 1 (1.35%) VB
6 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (16.22%) Degree
2 8 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (9.46%) CCA
4 6 (8.11%) CCNP
5 5 (6.76%) CISSP
6 4 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (5.41%) CCIE
7 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.05%) CEH
7 3 (4.05%) CISA
8 2 (2.70%) MCSE
8 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.70%) OSCP
8 2 (2.70%) OSCE
9 1 (1.35%) CCNA
9 1 (1.35%) MCP
9 1 (1.35%) MCSA
9 1 (1.35%) CISM
9 1 (1.35%) GCIA
9 1 (1.35%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (6.76%) SLA
2 4 (5.41%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.05%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.41%) Firmware
3 3 (4.05%) vSphere
3 3 (4.05%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
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%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.35%) SCCM
3 1 (1.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (29.73%) SAP
2 15 (20.27%) Juniper
3 13 (17.57%) HP
4 9 (12.16%) Cisco
5 7 (9.46%) Sourcefire
5 7 (9.46%) CheckPoint
6 5 (6.76%) Brocade
6 5 (6.76%) EMC
6 5 (6.76%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.76%) Oracle
6 5 (6.76%) VMware
7 4 (5.41%) Websense
8 3 (4.05%) ServiceNow
8 3 (4.05%) Fortinet
8 3 (4.05%) FrontRange
8 3 (4.05%) BMC
8 3 (4.05%) CA
8 3 (4.05%) Remedy
9 2 (2.70%) McAfee
9 2 (2.70%) Ariba
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