Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Slough 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.

Consultant
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 39 57
Rank change year-on-year +13 +18 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 52 38 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 7.42% 4.66% 3.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.65% 4.92% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 29 31 43
Slough median annual salary £50,000 £72,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.03% +61.11% -11.33%
10th Percentile £37,500 £44,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £100,000 £90,200
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough. 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
Slough
Permanent vacancies in Slough with a recognized job title 680 772 1268
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.00% 94.72% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 598 681 1038
Slough median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% +5.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £25,925 £30,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £80,000 £80,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Slough

Consultant
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Slough

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Slough

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

Salary histogram for Consultant in Slough

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Slough region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 23 (44.23%) Migration
2 20 (38.46%) Data Migration
3 17 (32.69%) Data Conversion
3 17 (32.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 17 (32.69%) ClickSoftware Technologies
3 17 (32.69%) Finance
3 17 (32.69%) SAP MM
3 17 (32.69%) SAP PM
3 17 (32.69%) SAP QM
3 17 (32.69%) SAP CS
3 17 (32.69%) SAP
4 15 (28.85%) Presales
5 11 (21.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
5 11 (21.15%) .NET
5 11 (21.15%) B2C
6 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (15.38%) SQL
8 7 (13.46%) HTML
8 7 (13.46%) Degree
9 6 (11.54%) CSS
10 5 (9.62%) Analytical Mindset
11 4 (7.69%) XML
11 4 (7.69%) Windows
11 4 (7.69%) Linux
11 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
12 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
12 3 (5.77%) Oracle
12 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
12 3 (5.77%) C

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 2 (3.85%) IIS
1 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.85%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 17 (32.69%) SAP CS
1 17 (32.69%) SAP MM
1 17 (32.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 17 (32.69%) SAP PM
1 17 (32.69%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) Firewall
2 2 (3.85%) Skype
3 1 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.92%) Network Security
3 1 (1.92%) SAN
3 1 (1.92%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.92%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) DB2
2 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
General
1 17 (32.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.15%) .NET
2 7 (13.46%) HTML
3 6 (11.54%) CSS
4 4 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.62%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Linux
1 4 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) CentOS
2 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) Migration
2 20 (38.46%) Data Migration
3 17 (32.69%) Data Conversion
4 15 (28.85%) Presales
5 11 (21.15%) B2C
5 11 (21.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.85%) Analytics
6 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.92%) Customer-Centric Approach
7 1 (1.92%) Customer-Centricity
7 1 (1.92%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (1.92%) Functional Testing
7 1 (1.92%) Information Security
7 1 (1.92%) ISMS
7 1 (1.92%) Issue Tracking
7 1 (1.92%) ITIL
7 1 (1.92%) SABSA
7 1 (1.92%) Service Design
7 1 (1.92%) Software Testing
7 1 (1.92%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
2 8 (15.38%) SQL
3 3 (5.77%) C
3 3 (5.77%) C++
3 3 (5.77%) COBOL
4 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) MCSE
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.92%) CCNP
3 1 (1.92%) CCSP
3 1 (1.92%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.92%) CISM
3 1 (1.92%) CISSP
3 1 (1.92%) MCTS
3 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) GDPR
1 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) ClickSoftware Technologies
1 17 (32.69%) SAP
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle
4 2 (3.85%) VMware
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco
5 1 (1.92%) Citrix
5 1 (1.92%) Cognos
5 1 (1.92%) EMC
5 1 (1.92%) IBM
5 1 (1.92%) NetApp
5 1 (1.92%) Paxata
5 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.92%) Splunk
5 1 (1.92%) Tableau