Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Technical Consultant
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 155 151
Rank change year-on-year +21 -4 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 21 43 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.88% 1.23% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.28% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 21 34 45
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% -4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £42,500 £34,350 £45,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,375 £69,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% -4.35% +15.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2290 3358 4424
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 96.16% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1880 2516 3518
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £74,325 £72,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in Reading

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Technical Consultant in Reading

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in Reading over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Consultant in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Reading region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 18 (85.71%) Presales
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (28.57%) HTML
5 6 (28.57%) XML
5 6 (28.57%) Office 365
6 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (23.81%) SCCM
6 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
7 4 (19.05%) Windows
7 4 (19.05%) Business Development
7 4 (19.05%) IaaS
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (14.29%) Skype for Business
8 3 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
8 3 (14.29%) VMware
8 3 (14.29%) Clustering
8 3 (14.29%) Web Services
9 2 (9.52%) NetApp
9 2 (9.52%) Internet
9 2 (9.52%) Symantec
9 2 (9.52%) Dell
9 2 (9.52%) EMC
9 2 (9.52%) Cisco
9 2 (9.52%) ERP
9 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
9 2 (9.52%) ITIL
9 2 (9.52%) Java

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (28.57%) Office 365
3 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (19.05%) IaaS
5 2 (9.52%) PaaS
6 1 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (4.76%) Boomi
6 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) HTML
1 6 (28.57%) XML
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Clustering
1 3 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (9.52%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Presales
2 4 (19.05%) Business Development
3 2 (9.52%) ERP
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery Management
4 1 (4.76%) SOA
4 1 (4.76%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CCDP
1 1 (4.76%) CCNA
1 1 (4.76%) CCNP
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) MCSE
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) SCCM
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (9.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) Dell
3 2 (9.52%) EMC
3 2 (9.52%) NetApp
3 2 (9.52%) Symantec
4 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) IPFX
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Proofpoint