The median annual salary for a Principal Consultant was - in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Principal Consultant
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 212 223
Rank change year-on-year +30 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 1 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.030% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.21% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 11
Median salary - £85,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +70.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £90,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -16.66% +28.57%  

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 3208 4724 5222
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.02% 94.71% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2602 3865 3870
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 £27,000 £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%  

Principal Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Principal Consultant in Berkshire

Principal Consultant
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Principal Consultant in Berkshire

Principal 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 Principal Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Newbury - 1 - -
Principal Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Principal 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 Principal Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Presales
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Business Development
3 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Product Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team Management
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) PaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) IaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) NHS
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory

Principal 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Presales
2 2 (40.00%) Business Development
2 2 (40.00%) Product Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) EMC
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) NetApp
1 1 (20.00%) VMware