The median annual salary for a Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 23 June 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
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 23 23
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 257 397 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 7.75% 8.88% 8.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.16% 9.20% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 206 261 284
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.69% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 3150 4317 4928
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.97% 96.51% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2538 3485 3715
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 £25,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 23 June 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 23 June 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 -7 106 £52,500 -4.54% 20
Bracknell +31 22 £50,000 -28.57% 3
Slough -8 19 £52,500 -27.58% 3
Thatcham - 19 £52,500 -
Maidenhead -3 12 £57,500 -14.81% 3
Newbury -10 6 £33,000 -30.52%
Hungerford +1 4 £29,000 -
Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 132 (28.09%) Finance
2 127 (27.02%) Presales
3 102 (21.70%) SQL
4 90 (19.15%) Oracle
5 87 (18.51%) Microsoft
6 60 (12.77%) SAP
7 57 (12.13%) Windows
8 54 (11.49%) Customer Requirements
9 50 (10.64%) Linux
10 48 (10.21%) ERP
11 46 (9.79%) Firewall
12 44 (9.36%) Oracle EBS R12
12 44 (9.36%) Project Management
13 41 (8.72%) HTML
13 41 (8.72%) Business Intelligence
13 41 (8.72%) Degree
14 38 (8.09%) SQL Server
15 37 (7.87%) Telecoms
16 36 (7.66%) Unix
17 35 (7.45%) Cisco
17 35 (7.45%) Oracle EBS
18 32 (6.81%) VMware
18 32 (6.81%) Information Security
18 32 (6.81%) Active Directory
19 31 (6.60%) Cisco Certification
19 31 (6.60%) Migration
19 31 (6.60%) Analytics
19 31 (6.60%) Enterprise Software
20 30 (6.38%) Oracle Database
20 30 (6.38%) Python

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 19 (4.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 17 (3.62%) SharePoint
3 13 (2.77%) IIS
4 12 (2.55%) Skype for Business
5 11 (2.34%) Oracle Workflow
5 11 (2.34%) WebLogic
6 8 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (1.70%) MS Exchange
6 8 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (1.49%) Apache
8 6 (1.28%) SAS
9 5 (1.06%) CMS
10 4 (0.85%) IBM HTTP Server
10 4 (0.85%) JBoss
10 4 (0.85%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.85%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (0.64%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.43%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 14 (2.98%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.28%) SPSS Modeler
3 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.64%) PaintShop Pro
4 2 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 44 (9.36%) Oracle EBS R12
2 35 (7.45%) Oracle EBS
3 28 (5.96%) Oracle 11i
4 17 (3.62%) SAP FI
4 17 (3.62%) SAP MM
5 16 (3.40%) Oracle HRMS
6 14 (2.98%) Oracle Financials
7 13 (2.77%) Oracle Payables
7 13 (2.77%) Oracle Receivables
7 13 (2.77%) SAP CO
7 13 (2.77%) SAP FI/CO
8 12 (2.55%) Oracle Assets
9 11 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
9 11 (2.34%) Oracle Applications
9 11 (2.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 10 (2.13%) Oracle General Ledger
10 10 (2.13%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 10 (2.13%) Oracle iProcurement
11 9 (1.91%) Oracle Payroll
11 9 (1.91%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (3.62%) Office 365
3 15 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.77%) IaaS
4 13 (2.77%) SaaS
5 5 (1.06%) PaaS
6 4 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.85%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 3 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.64%) Force.com
7 3 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.64%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (0.64%) Yammer
8 2 (0.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.43%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (0.43%) Azure Machine Learning
8 2 (0.43%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 46 (9.79%) Firewall
2 29 (6.17%) TCP/IP
3 22 (4.68%) MPLS
4 19 (4.04%) VoIP
5 17 (3.62%) SSL
6 16 (3.40%) BGP
6 16 (3.40%) Network Security
6 16 (3.40%) OSPF
6 16 (3.40%) VPN
7 15 (3.19%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (2.77%) Unified Communications
9 12 (2.55%) IPsec
10 11 (2.34%) HTTP
10 11 (2.34%) Skype
10 11 (2.34%) WAN
11 10 (2.13%) Internet
12 8 (1.70%) Ethernet
13 6 (1.28%) Intrusion Detection
14 5 (1.06%) Cisco PIX
14 5 (1.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (8.09%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.38%) Oracle Database
3 22 (4.68%) Oracle Database 10g
4 19 (4.04%) Oracle Reports
5 16 (3.40%) Power BI
5 16 (3.40%) Relational Database
6 13 (2.77%) QlikView
7 11 (2.34%) Hadoop
8 10 (2.13%) Big Data
9 9 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (1.91%) MySQL
9 9 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.70%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (1.70%) Oracle Database 12c
11 7 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (1.28%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (1.28%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 6 (1.28%) SAP HANA
13 5 (1.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (5.11%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (0.85%) Toad
3 3 (0.64%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.43%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 132 (28.09%) Finance
2 37 (7.87%) Telecoms
3 23 (4.89%) Manufacturing
4 22 (4.68%) Advertising
5 21 (4.47%) Retail
6 17 (3.62%) Marketing
7 15 (3.19%) Banking
8 11 (2.34%) German Language
9 10 (2.13%) Digital Economy
9 10 (2.13%) Front Office
10 6 (1.28%) Billing
10 6 (1.28%) General Ledger
10 6 (1.28%) Legal
11 5 (1.06%) Games
12 4 (0.85%) Automotive
12 4 (0.85%) Electronics
13 3 (0.64%) Local Government
14 2 (0.43%) Mandarin Language
14 2 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (8.72%) HTML
2 29 (6.17%) XML
3 24 (5.11%) Middleware
4 11 (2.34%) Web Services
5 10 (2.13%) .NET
5 10 (2.13%) Oracle Fusion
6 9 (1.91%) CSS
7 7 (1.49%) Regular Expression
8 6 (1.28%) J2EE
8 6 (1.28%) SAML
9 4 (0.85%) Ajax
9 4 (0.85%) BAPI
10 3 (0.64%) Mason
10 3 (0.64%) SAP Basis
10 3 (0.64%) SAP Fiori
10 3 (0.64%) SAPUI5
11 2 (0.43%) IDoc
11 2 (0.43%) Spring
11 2 (0.43%) WCF
11 2 (0.43%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.60%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.26%) Data Centre
4 14 (2.98%) Fintech
4 14 (2.98%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.34%) PKI
6 9 (1.91%) Robotics
7 7 (1.49%) Cyberthreat
8 6 (1.28%) Replication
8 6 (1.28%) Social Media
9 5 (1.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (1.06%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.06%) EPoS
9 5 (1.06%) Smartcard
10 4 (0.85%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.64%) Clustering
11 3 (0.64%) Life Science
11 3 (0.64%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.64%) User Experience
11 3 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 57 (12.13%) Windows
2 50 (10.64%) Linux
3 36 (7.66%) Unix
4 28 (5.96%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.43%) CentOS
7 2 (0.43%) Solaris
7 2 (0.43%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.43%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.21%) AIX
8 1 (0.21%) HPUX
8 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (27.02%) Presales
2 54 (11.49%) Customer Requirements
3 48 (10.21%) ERP
4 44 (9.36%) Project Management
5 41 (8.72%) Business Intelligence
6 32 (6.81%) Information Security
7 31 (6.60%) Analytics
7 31 (6.60%) Migration
8 29 (6.17%) Logistics
9 28 (5.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 25 (5.32%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (4.47%) CRM
12 20 (4.26%) Change Management
12 20 (4.26%) SOA
13 19 (4.04%) SIEM
14 18 (3.83%) Personalization
15 16 (3.40%) ITIL
16 14 (2.98%) SDLC
17 13 (2.77%) Use Case
17 13 (2.77%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 102 (21.70%) SQL
2 30 (6.38%) Python
3 19 (4.04%) Java
4 17 (3.62%) PL/SQL
5 12 (2.55%) C#
5 12 (2.55%) PowerShell
5 12 (2.55%) R
6 11 (2.34%) JavaScript
7 10 (2.13%) C
8 9 (1.91%) Bash Shell
8 9 (1.91%) C++
9 8 (1.70%) ABAP
10 7 (1.49%) Ruby
11 6 (1.28%) Perl
11 6 (1.28%) PHP
12 3 (0.64%) Bourne shell
12 3 (0.64%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.43%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 2 (0.43%) Go
13 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 41 (8.72%) Degree
2 31 (6.60%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (5.32%) CCNA
3 25 (5.32%) CISSP
4 23 (4.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (2.77%) MCSE
6 11 (2.34%) CISM
7 10 (2.13%) ACCA
7 10 (2.13%) CCDA
7 10 (2.13%) JNCIA
7 10 (2.13%) Security Cleared
8 9 (1.91%) CCNP
8 9 (1.91%) SC Cleared
9 8 (1.70%) MCP
10 6 (1.28%) AAT
10 6 (1.28%) CCA
10 6 (1.28%) CIMA
10 6 (1.28%) CompTIA Security+
10 6 (1.28%) Network+ Certification
10 6 (1.28%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (2.55%) QA
3 9 (1.91%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.28%) GPG13
5 2 (0.43%) BS7799
5 2 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.43%) GAAP
5 2 (0.43%) GAMP
System Software
1 32 (6.81%) Active Directory
2 24 (5.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.91%) Hyper-V
3 9 (1.91%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.43%) Docker
5 2 (0.43%) Xen
6 1 (0.21%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.21%) HDFS
6 1 (0.21%) KVM
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.21%) oVirt
6 1 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.21%) XenApp
6 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (2.13%) Puppet
2 8 (1.70%) Oracle Identity Management
3 6 (1.28%) SCCM
4 5 (1.06%) Ansible
4 5 (1.06%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 5 (1.06%) Nessus
4 5 (1.06%) Nmap
4 5 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.43%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.43%) Icinga
6 2 (0.43%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.43%) Nagios
6 2 (0.43%) Terraform
6 2 (0.43%) vRealize
7 1 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.21%) SCSM
Vendors
1 90 (19.15%) Oracle
2 87 (18.51%) Microsoft
3 60 (12.77%) SAP
4 35 (7.45%) Cisco
5 32 (6.81%) VMware
6 22 (4.68%) Tableau
7 15 (3.19%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (2.55%) IBM
9 11 (2.34%) Palo Alto
9 11 (2.34%) Pegasus
10 10 (2.13%) CheckPoint
11 9 (1.91%) F5
11 9 (1.91%) HP
11 9 (1.91%) Splunk
12 7 (1.49%) Blue Coat
12 7 (1.49%) Fortinet
12 7 (1.49%) Sage
13 6 (1.28%) ClickSoftware Technologies
13 6 (1.28%) Juniper
13 6 (1.28%) Red Hat
Reading, Berkshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £75k per year + Car allowance & Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Berkshire
Washington Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + £150 per day chargeable consultancy
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 48000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum + Commission and Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £60k - 70k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Myles Roberts
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + + Flexible Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Uncapped commission 40%
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Uncapped commission 40%
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Thales
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, car allowance
Posted: 24 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Foundation IT
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Thales
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Uncapped commission 40%
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Thales
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago