Period
to 20 January 2020

The median annual salary for a Technical Consultant was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 20 January 2020.

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

Technical Consultant
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 173 195 207
Rank change year-on-year +22 +12 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 49 59 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.97% 1.05% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 1.11% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 49 57 50
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £62,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.39% +12.73% -8.33%
10th Percentile £43,500 £46,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £75,000 £66,375
South East median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% -9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 4,767 5,325 6,207
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 94.90% 95.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3,754 4,273 5,053
Berkshire median annual salary £56,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.62% +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £73,750
South East median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -

Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Technical Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in Berkshire

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Technical Consultant in Berkshire

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Technical Consultant in Berkshire

Technical 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 Technical Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -7 18 £65,000 -10.34% 1
Bracknell +19 6 £40,000 -48.39%
Newbury +19 6 £52,500 -12.50%
Wokingham -1 5 £49,750 -19.76%
Technical Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2020, Technical Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 20 (40.82%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (34.69%) Azure
4 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
4 16 (32.65%) Presales
5 15 (30.61%) Windows
5 15 (30.61%) Microsoft Intune
6 14 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 13 (26.53%) Azure Active Directory
7 13 (26.53%) Project Delivery
8 12 (24.49%) Office 365
9 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
9 11 (22.45%) ISMS
9 11 (22.45%) SQL
9 11 (22.45%) Information Security
9 11 (22.45%) Windows 10
9 11 (22.45%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (16.33%) Finance
10 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery
11 7 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
11 7 (14.29%) Windows Server
11 7 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
11 7 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
12 6 (12.24%) Multi-Factor Authentication
12 6 (12.24%) Public Sector
12 6 (12.24%) Skype
12 6 (12.24%) Skype for Business
12 6 (12.24%) XenApp
12 6 (12.24%) XenDesktop
12 6 (12.24%) Product Management

Technical 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 6 (12.24%) Skype for Business
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (8.16%) IIS
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (34.69%) Azure
2 13 (26.53%) Azure Active Directory
3 12 (24.49%) Office 365
4 5 (10.20%) AWS
5 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.04%) Power Platform
5 1 (2.04%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) Skype
2 4 (8.16%) VSAN
3 3 (6.12%) Internet
3 3 (6.12%) NetScaler
3 3 (6.12%) SAN
4 2 (4.08%) Firewall
4 2 (4.08%) NGN
4 2 (4.08%) WAN
4 2 (4.08%) Wireless
5 1 (2.04%) DHCP
5 1 (2.04%) DKIM
5 1 (2.04%) DMARC
5 1 (2.04%) DNS
5 1 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.04%) IMAP
5 1 (2.04%) POP3
5 1 (2.04%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle Discoverer
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.08%) Big Data
4 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.04%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.04%) Toad
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Public Sector
3 3 (6.12%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Billing
3 3 (6.12%) Local Government
4 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) Web Services
2 4 (8.16%) .NET
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.04%) J2EE
3 1 (2.04%) MAPI
3 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.08%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.61%) Windows
2 11 (22.45%) Windows 10
3 7 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 6 (12.24%) Linux
4 6 (12.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) Problem-Solving
2 16 (32.65%) Presales
3 13 (26.53%) Project Delivery
4 11 (22.45%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (22.45%) Information Security
4 11 (22.45%) ISMS
5 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery
6 7 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
6 7 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (12.24%) ERP
7 6 (12.24%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 6 (12.24%) Product Management
8 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (10.20%) SOA
9 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.16%) Data Modelling
9 4 (8.16%) Migration
9 4 (8.16%) Personalization
9 4 (8.16%) SDLC
9 4 (8.16%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) SQL
2 6 (12.24%) Java
2 6 (12.24%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.08%) Perl
4 2 (4.08%) Python
5 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) BC Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (6.12%) DBS Check
3 3 (6.12%) Degree
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.24%) XenApp
2 6 (12.24%) XenDesktop
3 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (6.12%) VMware NSX
3 3 (6.12%) vSphere
4 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (30.61%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (10.20%) SCCM
3 3 (6.12%) SCOM
3 3 (6.12%) vRealize
4 1 (2.04%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) Citrix
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle
2 6 (12.24%) VMware
3 3 (6.12%) EMC
3 3 (6.12%) NEC
3 3 (6.12%) NetApp
3 3 (6.12%) Northgate
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco
4 2 (4.08%) Meraki
5 1 (2.04%) Dell
5 1 (2.04%) Forcepoint
5 1 (2.04%) MobileIron