The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 160 117 145
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 55 105 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.09% 1.92% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 2.07% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 43 93 71
Average salary £60,000 £53,750 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.62% +10.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,500 £39,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £61,600
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Technical Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4672 5063 4926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.90% 92.75% 94.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3508 3674 3906
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Berkshire

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Technical Consultant
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Reading -11 23 £60,000 +33.33% 11
Slough -4 4 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Bracknell +4 1 £57,500 +43.75%
Wokingham +3 1 - -
Maidenhead -6 1 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Technical Consultant
South East

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 33 (34.38%) Cisco
2 32 (33.33%) Juniper
3 24 (25.00%) Firewall
4 21 (21.88%) Riverbed
5 19 (19.79%) VMware
5 19 (19.79%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (19.79%) Windows
6 18 (18.75%) WAN
7 16 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 16 (16.67%) HP
7 16 (16.67%) Linux
8 15 (15.63%) CheckPoint
8 15 (15.63%) Service Delivery
8 15 (15.63%) F5
9 14 (14.58%) MPLS
10 13 (13.54%) OSPF
10 13 (13.54%) BGP
10 13 (13.54%) CCIE
10 13 (13.54%) LAN
10 13 (13.54%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (12.50%) Security Cleared
11 12 (12.50%) UNIX
11 12 (12.50%) SQL
11 12 (12.50%) Wireless
11 12 (12.50%) Finance
12 11 (11.46%) SC Cleared
12 11 (11.46%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (11.46%) Aruba
12 11 (11.46%) Fortinet
12 11 (11.46%) IOS XR

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 5 (5.21%) Lync
2 4 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.13%) CMS
3 3 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.04%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.04%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (7.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.13%) MS Office
3 2 (2.08%) MS Project
3 2 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (3.13%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.13%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (2.08%) SAP GRC
2 2 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.04%) assyst
3 1 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) SaaS
1 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (4.17%) Office 365
2 2 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.04%) IaaS
3 1 (1.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (25.00%) Firewall
2 18 (18.75%) WAN
3 14 (14.58%) MPLS
4 13 (13.54%) OSPF
4 13 (13.54%) BGP
4 13 (13.54%) LAN
5 12 (12.50%) Wireless
6 11 (11.46%) Cisco IOS
6 11 (11.46%) IOS XR
6 11 (11.46%) NX-OS
7 7 (7.29%) Network Security
7 7 (7.29%) VPN
8 6 (6.25%) NetScreen
8 6 (6.25%) SNMP
8 6 (6.25%) WLAN
8 6 (6.25%) Wireless Security
8 6 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
8 6 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (5.21%) Cisco ISE
9 5 (5.21%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.25%) MySQL
3 3 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.13%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (2.08%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.08%) Cucumber
1 2 (2.08%) RSpec
1 2 (2.08%) JBehave
1 2 (2.08%) Selenium
1 2 (2.08%) Subversion
1 2 (2.08%) Ranorex
2 1 (1.04%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.04%) WebLogic Workshop
2 1 (1.04%) JMeter
General
1 12 (12.50%) Finance
2 10 (10.42%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (1.04%) Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Billing
4 1 (1.04%) Electronics
4 1 (1.04%) Legal
4 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.42%) HTML
1 10 (10.42%) XML
2 8 (8.33%) Web Services
2 8 (8.33%) CSS
3 5 (5.21%) Ajax
4 3 (3.13%) HTML5
4 3 (3.13%) XHTML
5 2 (2.08%) SAP PI
5 2 (2.08%) JSON
6 1 (1.04%) Regular Expression
6 1 (1.04%) CSS3
6 1 (1.04%) jQuery
6 1 (1.04%) SOAP
6 1 (1.04%) JMS
6 1 (1.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (3.13%) CMDB
3 2 (2.08%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.08%) PKI
3 2 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.08%) Open Source
4 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.04%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.04%) User Experience
4 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.04%) DTV
4 1 (1.04%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.79%) Windows
2 16 (16.67%) Linux
3 12 (12.50%) UNIX
4 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.63%) Service Delivery
2 10 (10.42%) ITIL
3 9 (9.38%) Security Management
4 8 (8.33%) Project Management
5 6 (6.25%) ITSM
5 6 (6.25%) Information Security
5 6 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (6.25%) Coaching
5 6 (6.25%) WAN Optimisation
6 5 (5.21%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.21%) Time Management
6 5 (5.21%) Service Management
6 5 (5.21%) Workflow
7 4 (4.17%) Content Management
7 4 (4.17%) SIEM
8 3 (3.13%) Analytics
8 3 (3.13%) IT Asset Management
8 3 (3.13%) Ethical Hacking
8 3 (3.13%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (3.13%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.50%) SQL
2 10 (10.42%) Java
3 9 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.17%) C
5 3 (3.13%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.08%) Python
6 2 (2.08%) C#
6 2 (2.08%) Perl
7 1 (1.04%) X++
7 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (19.79%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (13.54%) CCIE
3 12 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 11 (11.46%) SC Cleared
5 6 (6.25%) CCNP
5 6 (6.25%) Degree
6 5 (5.21%) MCSE
6 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.17%) CISSP
8 3 (3.13%) CCSE
8 3 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.13%) JNCIS
8 3 (3.13%) MCSA
8 3 (3.13%) MCP
8 3 (3.13%) CISA
9 2 (2.08%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.08%) CCNA
9 2 (2.08%) CCDP
9 2 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) QA
2 3 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (13.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.25%) vSphere
4 5 (5.21%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.13%) XenDesktop
5 3 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.08%) XenApp
6 2 (2.08%) XenServer
7 1 (1.04%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 6 (6.25%) SCOM
2 5 (5.21%) SCOrch
3 3 (3.13%) HP UCMDB
3 3 (3.13%) SCCM
3 3 (3.13%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.04%) WSUS
4 1 (1.04%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (1.04%) Ionix
4 1 (1.04%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 33 (34.38%) Cisco
2 32 (33.33%) Juniper
3 21 (21.88%) Riverbed
4 19 (19.79%) VMware
5 16 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 16 (16.67%) HP
6 15 (15.63%) CheckPoint
6 15 (15.63%) F5
7 11 (11.46%) Aruba
7 11 (11.46%) Fortinet
8 10 (10.42%) CA
8 10 (10.42%) Oracle
9 8 (8.33%) Brocade
10 7 (7.29%) Blue Coat
11 6 (6.25%) IronPort
11 6 (6.25%) NetScout
12 5 (5.21%) ServiceNow
12 5 (5.21%) Tufin
12 5 (5.21%) Dell
12 5 (5.21%) EMC
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough
iKonnect
Salary: £350 - £450 per day + Dependant on XP
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, London, South East
Oracle
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading OR Manchester
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading OR Manchester
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading, Berkshire, South East
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading, Berkshire, South East
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading, Berkshire, South East
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Maidenhead
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago