The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 42 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 2 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.77% - 3.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% - 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Average salary £27,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Technical Consultant
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
248 353 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 95.75% 97.25% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 182 348 218
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in the job title across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Bedford

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Technical Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Consultant in their job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) GIS
3 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (50.00%) XenApp
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) Time Management
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) VLAN
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Technical Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (33.33%) MS Project
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (33.33%) VLAN
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) SMTP
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) MPLS
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) GIS
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) CommVault
4 1 (16.67%) FalconStor