The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Consultant
Rank 59 65 70
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 3 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.52% 0.37% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.38% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 8
Average salary £55,000 £135,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.25% +163.41%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
IT 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
538 527 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 93.40% 98.14% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 463 451 551
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant in the job title across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the Slough region.

IT Consultant Salary Trend in Slough

IT Consultant
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Online Banking
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Data Privacy
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
1 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Online Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Data Privacy
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory