The median annual salary for a Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Consultant
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 25 20
Rank change year-on-year -5 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 217 423 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 6.46% 8.55% 9.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.80% 9.03% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 161 329 367
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.69% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3190 4685 5226
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.00% 94.65% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2588 3823 3873
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Berkshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Berkshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Berkshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Berkshire

Consultant
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -6 83 £52,500 -4.54% 12
Maidenhead +8 23 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Bracknell -3 19 £48,750 -11.36% 4
Slough +9 15 £60,000 - 3
Hungerford - 4 £31,250 - 1
Newbury 0 3 £42,750 +159.09%
Wokingham -3 3 £71,500 +22.22% 1
Consultant
South East

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 122 (23.69%) Presales
2 110 (21.36%) Microsoft
3 109 (21.17%) Finance
4 90 (17.48%) SAP
5 71 (13.79%) SQL
6 67 (13.01%) Oracle
7 64 (12.43%) Windows
8 60 (11.65%) Linux
8 60 (11.65%) Degree
9 59 (11.46%) Project Management
10 55 (10.68%) Telecoms
11 53 (10.29%) Unix
12 52 (10.10%) MS Excel
13 49 (9.51%) VMware
14 48 (9.32%) Information Security
15 47 (9.13%) ERP
16 43 (8.35%) Stakeholder Management
17 42 (8.16%) IBM
17 42 (8.16%) Business Development
17 42 (8.16%) Marketing
18 40 (7.77%) Analytics
18 40 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
19 38 (7.38%) VMware Infrastructure
19 38 (7.38%) CRM
19 38 (7.38%) Firewall
20 37 (7.18%) SQL Server
20 37 (7.18%) Windows Server
21 35 (6.80%) Logistics
22 34 (6.60%) Agile Software Development
22 34 (6.60%) Cisco

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (4.85%) SharePoint
2 19 (3.69%) IIS
3 16 (3.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 15 (2.91%) WebLogic
5 13 (2.52%) JBoss
5 13 (2.52%) Skype for Business
5 13 (2.52%) Tomcat
6 12 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (1.75%) GlassFish
8 8 (1.55%) MS Exchange
8 8 (1.55%) SAS
9 4 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.78%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.58%) Apache
10 3 (0.58%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.58%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (0.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 52 (10.10%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.11%) MS Office
3 10 (1.94%) MS Project
4 8 (1.55%) SPSS Modeler
5 5 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 32 (6.21%) SAP FI
2 29 (5.63%) SAP CO
2 29 (5.63%) SAP FI/CO
3 21 (4.08%) SAP MM
3 21 (4.08%) SAP SD
4 19 (3.69%) SAP S/4HANA
5 15 (2.91%) SAP PS
5 15 (2.91%) SAP SCM
6 13 (2.52%) SAP PP
7 12 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
8 11 (2.14%) SAP BPC
8 11 (2.14%) SAP FI-AP
8 11 (2.14%) SAP FI-AR
9 10 (1.94%) SAP HCM
9 10 (1.94%) SAP HR
10 9 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 7 (1.36%) SAP QM
12 6 (1.17%) Oracle Financials
12 6 (1.17%) SAP WM
13 5 (0.97%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 31 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (5.44%) Office 365
3 21 (4.08%) SaaS
4 15 (2.91%) IaaS
5 12 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (1.94%) SuccessFactors
7 5 (0.97%) Yammer
8 4 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.78%) PaaS
9 3 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.58%) Force.com
9 3 (0.58%) iPaaS
10 2 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.39%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.39%) AWS CloudTrail
10 2 (0.39%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.39%) G Suite
10 2 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 38 (7.38%) Firewall
2 31 (6.02%) TCP/IP
3 30 (5.83%) SSL
4 25 (4.85%) HTTP
5 24 (4.66%) Internet
6 17 (3.30%) Network Security
7 14 (2.72%) VPN
8 13 (2.52%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (2.33%) Unified Communications
10 9 (1.75%) Skype
11 8 (1.55%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (1.55%) MPLS
11 8 (1.55%) VoIP
11 8 (1.55%) WAN
12 5 (0.97%) BGP
12 5 (0.97%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (0.97%) LAN
12 5 (0.97%) OSPF
13 4 (0.78%) DNS
13 4 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (7.18%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.66%) Oracle Database
3 18 (3.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 13 (2.52%) Power BI
5 12 (2.33%) QlikView
6 11 (2.14%) SAP BW
6 11 (2.14%) SAP HANA
7 8 (1.55%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.36%) Big Data
9 6 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (1.17%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (0.97%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.78%) DB2
11 4 (0.78%) MySQL
12 3 (0.58%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.58%) HBase
12 3 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (1.75%) JIRA
2 3 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (0.58%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.58%) VersionOne
3 2 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.39%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.39%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.19%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.19%) Vagrant
General
1 109 (21.17%) Finance
2 55 (10.68%) Telecoms
3 42 (8.16%) Marketing
4 33 (6.41%) German Language
5 32 (6.21%) Advertising
6 23 (4.47%) Manufacturing
7 15 (2.91%) Banking
7 15 (2.91%) Mandarin Language
8 12 (2.33%) Spanish Language
9 10 (1.94%) Retail
10 8 (1.55%) Billing
10 8 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (1.17%) General Ledger
11 6 (1.17%) Legal
12 4 (0.78%) Electronics
13 2 (0.39%) Automotive
14 1 (0.19%) Games
14 1 (0.19%) Law
14 1 (0.19%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.44%) XML
2 27 (5.24%) HTML
3 21 (4.08%) Web Services
4 15 (2.91%) .NET
5 10 (1.94%) SAP Fiori
5 10 (1.94%) SAPUI5
6 9 (1.75%) Java EE
6 9 (1.75%) Middleware
7 6 (1.17%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.17%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (1.17%) SAML
8 5 (0.97%) J2EE
9 4 (0.78%) Ajax
9 4 (0.78%) CSS
10 3 (0.58%) RESTful
11 2 (0.39%) HTML5
11 2 (0.39%) Mason
11 2 (0.39%) Regular Expression
11 2 (0.39%) REST
11 2 (0.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.66%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (3.88%) Data Centre
4 16 (3.11%) Computer Science
5 12 (2.33%) Social Media
6 11 (2.14%) Life Science
6 11 (2.14%) Robotics
7 10 (1.94%) PKI
8 9 (1.75%) Driving Licence
9 8 (1.55%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 6 (1.17%) Smartcard
12 5 (0.97%) Fintech
12 5 (0.97%) iPad
12 5 (0.97%) Private Cloud
13 4 (0.78%) IPTV
13 4 (0.78%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
14 3 (0.58%) User Experience
15 2 (0.39%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 64 (12.43%) Windows
2 60 (11.65%) Linux
3 53 (10.29%) Unix
4 37 (7.18%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.17%) Solaris
6 5 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.58%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.58%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.58%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.19%) AIX
8 1 (0.19%) Android
8 1 (0.19%) KNOPPIX
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (23.69%) Presales
2 59 (11.46%) Project Management
3 48 (9.32%) Information Security
4 47 (9.13%) ERP
5 43 (8.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 42 (8.16%) Business Development
7 40 (7.77%) Analytics
8 38 (7.38%) CRM
9 35 (6.80%) Logistics
10 34 (6.60%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (6.21%) Change Management
12 30 (5.83%) Business Analysis
12 30 (5.83%) Customer Requirements
13 27 (5.24%) PLM
13 27 (5.24%) Risk Management
14 23 (4.47%) Migration
14 23 (4.47%) Validation
15 22 (4.27%) Business Intelligence
16 20 (3.88%) SOA
17 18 (3.50%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 71 (13.79%) SQL
2 26 (5.05%) Java
3 22 (4.27%) Python
4 13 (2.52%) ABAP
5 10 (1.94%) Bash Shell
5 10 (1.94%) Perl
5 10 (1.94%) R
6 9 (1.75%) Shell Script
7 8 (1.55%) PowerShell
8 7 (1.36%) C
8 7 (1.36%) C#
9 6 (1.17%) PHP
10 4 (0.78%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.78%) Ruby
11 3 (0.58%) C++
12 2 (0.39%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.39%) Scala
12 2 (0.39%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.19%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 60 (11.65%) Degree
2 23 (4.47%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (3.11%) CCNA
4 16 (3.11%) CISSP
4 16 (3.11%) Security Cleared
5 15 (2.91%) MBA
6 14 (2.72%) SC Cleared
7 13 (2.52%) ACCA
7 13 (2.52%) CCNP
8 12 (2.33%) CCA
9 9 (1.75%) MCSE
10 8 (1.55%) CISM
11 7 (1.36%) AWS Certification
11 7 (1.36%) CISA
12 6 (1.17%) AAT
12 6 (1.17%) CCDP
13 5 (0.97%) CCIE
13 5 (0.97%) ISSAP
13 5 (0.97%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (2.14%) Data Quality
3 10 (1.94%) GAMP
4 9 (1.75%) PCI DSS
5 7 (1.36%) QA
5 7 (1.36%) SLA
6 5 (0.97%) ISO27002
7 4 (0.78%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.19%) COBIT
8 1 (0.19%) COSO
8 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.19%) GPG13
System Software
1 38 (7.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (5.83%) Active Directory
3 26 (5.05%) Hyper-V
4 16 (3.11%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (1.75%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.39%) HDFS
6 2 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.39%) Xen
6 2 (0.39%) XenApp
7 1 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (2.52%) Puppet
1 13 (2.52%) SCCM
2 7 (1.36%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 5 (0.97%) Ansible
4 3 (0.58%) Icinga
4 3 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Management
4 3 (0.58%) SCOM
4 3 (0.58%) vRealize
5 2 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.39%) Nagios
5 2 (0.39%) Oozie
5 2 (0.39%) ThinApp
6 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.19%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.19%) Core Impact
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.19%) Nessus
Vendors
1 110 (21.36%) Microsoft
2 90 (17.48%) SAP
3 67 (13.01%) Oracle
4 49 (9.51%) VMware
5 42 (8.16%) IBM
6 34 (6.60%) Cisco
7 23 (4.47%) F5
8 21 (4.08%) Blue Coat
8 21 (4.08%) HP
9 15 (2.91%) CheckPoint
10 14 (2.72%) Tableau
11 13 (2.52%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (1.75%) EMC
12 9 (1.75%) Sage
13 8 (1.55%) Palo Alto
14 7 (1.36%) Citrix
14 7 (1.36%) Dell
14 7 (1.36%) Imperva
14 7 (1.36%) LogLogic
14 7 (1.36%) Pegasus
Reading, Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus bonus and car allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Car + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Car + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
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Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
aap3
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + £20K bonus + car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, UK
Wipro
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, life, healthcare
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Car Allow, Health Ins.
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
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Berkshire
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + up to 25% Bonus + Benefits
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Reading
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Surrey, Staines, Kingston, Guildford, Sutton,...
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Uncapped commission 40%
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