The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 82 112 94
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 8 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.69% 0.30% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.32% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 11
Average salary £27,500 £56,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.11% +2.27%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Technical Consultant
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1094 1241 1100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.80% 94.44% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 834 1154 964
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,600 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Technical Consultant
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 5 £27,500 -
Luton +3 1 £25,000 -55.55%
Technical Consultant
East of England

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (41.67%) XenApp
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
5 5 (41.67%) Web Services
5 5 (41.67%) Citrix
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (41.67%) GIS
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 4 (33.33%) DHCP
6 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 3 (25.00%) SOAP
7 3 (25.00%) IIS
7 3 (25.00%) MS Office
7 3 (25.00%) C#
7 3 (25.00%) HTML
7 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (25.00%) Time Management
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 3 (25.00%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (16.67%) MS Project
3 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SalesLogix
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (8.33%) Sage CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DHCP
1 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) MPLS
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) VLAN
2 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (16.67%) Front Office
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) SOAP
3 3 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (8.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) GIS
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Line Management
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (16.67%) VB
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (8.33%) VC++
3 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) XenApp
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Lumesse
4 1 (8.33%) FalconStor
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) CommVault
4 1 (8.33%) Sage
4 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
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