The median annual salary for a Technical Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Consultant
South East / Berkshire
Rank 149 175 185
Rank change year-on-year +26 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 37 45 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.10% 0.91% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 0.96% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 34 30 45
Median salary £52,500 £62,500 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% +12.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £39,550 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,500 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +16.66% -10.00%  

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 3207 4678 5136
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.97% 94.62% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2606 3815 3811
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 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 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 +36 21 £52,500 -16.00% 2
Slough +28 4 £60,000 +29.72% 3
Maidenhead - 2 £75,000 -
Technical Consultant
South East

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Technical 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 Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 37 (48.05%) Presales
2 29 (37.66%) Microsoft
3 27 (35.06%) Windows
4 25 (32.47%) SQL
5 20 (25.97%) VMware
5 20 (25.97%) Windows Server
6 19 (24.68%) Microsoft Azure
7 17 (22.08%) Active Directory
8 16 (20.78%) MS Excel
9 15 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (18.18%) XML
11 13 (16.88%) IaaS
11 13 (16.88%) Hyper-V
12 12 (15.58%) HTML
13 11 (14.29%) ERP
14 10 (12.99%) Oracle
14 10 (12.99%) Finance
14 10 (12.99%) Office 365
15 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
15 9 (11.69%) Project Management
16 8 (10.39%) Cisco
16 8 (10.39%) Firewall
17 7 (9.09%) Citrix
17 7 (9.09%) Network Security
18 6 (7.79%) System Testing
18 6 (7.79%) PKI
18 6 (7.79%) Customer Requirements
18 6 (7.79%) B2B
19 5 (6.49%) PLM
19 5 (6.49%) Validation

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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 5 (6.49%) IIS
2 3 (3.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (20.78%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.60%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 19 (24.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (16.88%) IaaS
3 10 (12.99%) Office 365
4 5 (6.49%) SaaS
5 4 (5.19%) PaaS
6 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (2.60%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.30%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.39%) Firewall
2 7 (9.09%) Network Security
3 4 (5.19%) Internet
4 3 (3.90%) DNS
4 3 (3.90%) Kerberos
4 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.90%) VLAN
4 3 (3.90%) VPN
5 2 (2.60%) MPLS
5 2 (2.60%) VoIP
5 2 (2.60%) WAN
6 1 (1.30%) BGP
6 1 (1.30%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.30%) IPsec
6 1 (1.30%) LAN
6 1 (1.30%) OSPF
6 1 (1.30%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.49%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.30%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.30%) MySQL
4 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (12.99%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) German Language
3 4 (5.19%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.60%) Advertising
6 1 (1.30%) Marketing
6 1 (1.30%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.18%) XML
2 12 (15.58%) HTML
3 3 (3.90%) SAML
3 3 (3.90%) Web Services
4 1 (1.30%) .NET
4 1 (1.30%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) PKI
2 5 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.49%) Life Science
3 4 (5.19%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.90%) Smartcard
5 2 (2.60%) Clustering
6 1 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.30%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 27 (35.06%) Windows
2 20 (25.97%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.90%) Linux
4 3 (3.90%) Unix
4 3 (3.90%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.60%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.30%) AIX
6 1 (1.30%) Solaris
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (48.05%) Presales
2 11 (14.29%) ERP
3 9 (11.69%) Project Management
4 6 (7.79%) B2B
4 6 (7.79%) Customer Requirements
4 6 (7.79%) System Testing
5 5 (6.49%) B2B Sales
5 5 (6.49%) Document Management
5 5 (6.49%) PLM
5 5 (6.49%) Validation
5 5 (6.49%) V-Model
6 4 (5.19%) DevOps
7 3 (3.90%) Analytics
7 3 (3.90%) Data Modelling
7 3 (3.90%) Fraud Detection
7 3 (3.90%) Logistics
7 3 (3.90%) Migration
7 3 (3.90%) Prototyping
7 3 (3.90%) Rapid Prototyping
7 3 (3.90%) UML
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.47%) SQL
2 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
2 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.30%) Apex Code
3 1 (1.30%) C#
3 1 (1.30%) Perl
3 1 (1.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (5.19%) CCNP
1 4 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (5.19%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) CCDP
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) GAMP
2 1 (1.30%) COBIT
2 1 (1.30%) COSO
System Software
1 17 (22.08%) Active Directory
2 15 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (16.88%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.49%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.60%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.60%) XenApp
6 1 (1.30%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) SCCM
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (2.60%) ThinApp
3 1 (1.30%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 29 (37.66%) Microsoft
2 20 (25.97%) VMware
3 10 (12.99%) Oracle
4 8 (10.39%) Cisco
5 7 (9.09%) Citrix
6 5 (6.49%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.60%) EMC
7 2 (2.60%) IBM
7 2 (2.60%) NetApp
8 1 (1.30%) Avaya
8 1 (1.30%) Dell
8 1 (1.30%) F5
8 1 (1.30%) Juniper
8 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.30%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.30%) Veeam
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