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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 31 19 37
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 33 56 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 6.73% 9.14% 5.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.05% 9.43% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 22 51 27
Average salary £50,750 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,650 £40,500 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £59,900 £60,000 £60,000
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
468 594 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 95.51% 96.90% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 408 507 498
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £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 23 September 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Slough

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 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 (25.76%) Finance
2 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 15 (22.73%) SAP
3 15 (22.73%) ITIL
4 14 (21.21%) Project Management
5 12 (18.18%) CRM
6 11 (16.67%) XML
6 11 (16.67%) Windows
6 11 (16.67%) HP
6 11 (16.67%) EMC
7 10 (15.15%) MS Excel
7 10 (15.15%) Telecoms
8 9 (13.64%) SAP FI/CO
8 9 (13.64%) SAP CO
8 9 (13.64%) .NET
8 9 (13.64%) SLA
8 9 (13.64%) Cisco
8 9 (13.64%) SAP FI
8 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (13.64%) Retail
9 8 (12.12%) Security Cleared
9 8 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (12.12%) CCNP
9 8 (12.12%) Information Security
9 8 (12.12%) Change Management
10 7 (10.61%) Firewall
10 7 (10.61%) Migration
10 7 (10.61%) Juniper
10 7 (10.61%) CheckPoint
10 7 (10.61%) Oracle

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (3.03%) NetWeaver
1 2 (3.03%) SAP Web AS
2 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (13.64%) SAP FI
1 9 (13.64%) SAP FI/CO
1 9 (13.64%) SAP CO
2 6 (9.09%) SAP FSCM
3 3 (4.55%) SAP WM
4 2 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (3.03%) SAP GRC
5 1 (1.52%) SAP MM
5 1 (1.52%) SAP SD
5 1 (1.52%) SAP R/3
5 1 (1.52%) SAP CRM
5 1 (1.52%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) Firewall
1 7 (10.61%) Network Security
1 7 (10.61%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (7.58%) NetScreen
2 5 (7.58%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.58%) SAN
3 2 (3.03%) SSL
3 2 (3.03%) S/MIME
4 1 (1.52%) 3G
4 1 (1.52%) GGSN
4 1 (1.52%) SGSN
4 1 (1.52%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) MS Access
2 4 (6.06%) SAP BW
3 2 (3.03%) EDRMS
3 2 (3.03%) DB2
4 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) LSMW
General
1 17 (25.76%) Finance
2 10 (15.15%) Telecoms
3 9 (13.64%) Retail
4 6 (9.09%) General Ledger
4 6 (9.09%) Marketing
5 4 (6.06%) Billing
5 4 (6.06%) Legal
6 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.52%) Advertising
6 1 (1.52%) Games
6 1 (1.52%) Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.67%) XML
2 9 (13.64%) .NET
3 4 (6.06%) Web Services
4 3 (4.55%) EDI
5 2 (3.03%) SAP Basis
6 1 (1.52%) MDX
6 1 (1.52%) HTML5
6 1 (1.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.58%) EqualLogic
3 4 (6.06%) CMDB
3 4 (6.06%) Firmware
3 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.55%) Grid Computing
4 3 (4.55%) FMCG
4 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.03%) RMADS
6 1 (1.52%) iPad
6 1 (1.52%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.52%) iPhone
6 1 (1.52%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.52%) Wiki
6 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.67%) Windows
2 7 (10.61%) AIX
2 7 (10.61%) UNIX
3 6 (9.09%) Linux
4 5 (7.58%) HPUX
4 5 (7.58%) Solaris
4 5 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.52%) Debian
5 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.52%) Android
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.73%) ITIL
2 14 (21.21%) Project Management
3 12 (18.18%) CRM
4 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.12%) Change Management
5 8 (12.12%) Information Security
6 7 (10.61%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (10.61%) Business Development
6 7 (10.61%) Migration
7 6 (9.09%) WFM
7 6 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
7 6 (9.09%) Procure-to-pay
8 5 (7.58%) Waterfall
8 5 (7.58%) Problem Management
8 5 (7.58%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (6.06%) Test Management
9 4 (6.06%) Competitive Intelligence
9 4 (6.06%) Six Sigma
9 4 (6.06%) Lean Six Sigma
9 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.09%) Java
1 6 (9.09%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) VBScript
2 5 (7.58%) ABAP
2 5 (7.58%) Perl
3 4 (6.06%) PHP
3 4 (6.06%) C++
3 4 (6.06%) Python
4 3 (4.55%) C
5 1 (1.52%) VBA
5 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) CCNP
1 8 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.09%) NCDA
2 6 (9.09%) NCIE
2 6 (9.09%) CCNA
2 6 (9.09%) CCA
2 6 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (7.58%) MCTS
3 5 (7.58%) MCITP
3 5 (7.58%) MCSE
3 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.58%) VCAP
4 4 (6.06%) Degree
5 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (3.03%) CCSA
6 2 (3.03%) CCSE
7 1 (1.52%) CEH
7 1 (1.52%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) SLA
2 6 (9.09%) PCI DSS
3 5 (7.58%) GPG13
3 5 (7.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.52%) COBIT
5 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (9.09%) vSphere
2 5 (7.58%) Hyper-V
2 5 (7.58%) XenApp
2 5 (7.58%) XenServer
2 5 (7.58%) XenDesktop
2 5 (7.58%) VMware ESX
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (7.58%) Snort
2 5 (7.58%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) NetBackup
1 5 (7.58%) Backup Exec
1 5 (7.58%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 15 (22.73%) SAP
3 11 (16.67%) HP
3 11 (16.67%) EMC
4 9 (13.64%) Cisco
5 7 (10.61%) Oracle
5 7 (10.61%) Juniper
5 7 (10.61%) CheckPoint
6 6 (9.09%) ClickSoftware Technologies
6 6 (9.09%) NetApp
6 6 (9.09%) VMware
7 5 (7.58%) Blue Coat
7 5 (7.58%) Sourcefire
7 5 (7.58%) Red Hat
7 5 (7.58%) Citrix
7 5 (7.58%) Dell
7 5 (7.58%) Symantec
7 5 (7.58%) Websense
7 5 (7.58%) PlateSpin
7 5 (7.58%) Fujitsu
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Next Ventures Limited
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