The median annual salary for a Technical Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Consultant
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 84 127 130
Rank change year-on-year +43 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 21 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.71% 0.98% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 1.04% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 14
Median salary £52,500 £62,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £35,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £67,500 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £49,375
% change year-on-year +16.66% -8.86%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1191 1826 2265
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.22% 93.83% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 924 1476 1551
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
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 Reading

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

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Consultant in Reading

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 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 Reading region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 25 (58.14%) Presales
2 23 (53.49%) SQL
3 13 (30.23%) XML
4 12 (27.91%) HTML
5 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
6 8 (18.60%) Windows
6 8 (18.60%) VMware
7 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
7 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
8 6 (13.95%) PKI
8 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (13.95%) Windows Server
8 6 (13.95%) Office 365
9 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (9.30%) Internet
10 4 (9.30%) Project Management
10 4 (9.30%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (9.30%) Cisco
10 4 (9.30%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
10 4 (9.30%) Network Security
10 4 (9.30%) PaaS
10 4 (9.30%) IaaS
10 4 (9.30%) DevOps
11 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (6.98%) Fraud Detection
11 3 (6.98%) Analytics
11 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (6.98%) Customer Requirements
11 3 (6.98%) Prototyping

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (13.95%) Office 365
2 4 (9.30%) IaaS
2 4 (9.30%) PaaS
3 2 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.65%) SaaS
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Internet
1 4 (9.30%) Network Security
2 3 (6.98%) DNS
2 3 (6.98%) Firewall
2 3 (6.98%) Kerberos
2 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.98%) VLAN
2 3 (6.98%) VPN
3 1 (2.33%) LAN
3 1 (2.33%) MPLS
3 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.33%) VoIP
3 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.33%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (9.30%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.65%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) XML
2 12 (27.91%) HTML
3 3 (6.98%) SAML
3 3 (6.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) PKI
2 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.98%) Smartcard
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Clustering
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.65%) Linux
4 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.65%) Unix
5 1 (2.33%) Solaris
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Presales
2 4 (9.30%) DevOps
2 4 (9.30%) Project Management
3 3 (6.98%) Analytics
3 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (6.98%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (6.98%) Data Modelling
3 3 (6.98%) Fraud Detection
3 3 (6.98%) Prototyping
3 3 (6.98%) Rapid Prototyping
3 3 (6.98%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (6.98%) UML
3 3 (6.98%) Use Case
4 2 (4.65%) Data Analytics
4 2 (4.65%) ERP
4 2 (4.65%) Network Management
4 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.33%) Data Security
5 1 (2.33%) Migration
5 1 (2.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) CCNP
1 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) COBIT
1 1 (2.33%) COSO
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) VMware
3 4 (9.30%) Cisco
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle
5 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.65%) EMC
5 2 (4.65%) NetApp
6 1 (2.33%) Avaya
6 1 (2.33%) Citrix
6 1 (2.33%) Dell
6 1 (2.33%) IBM
6 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.33%) Veeam
Reading, Berkshire
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Reading, Berkshire
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