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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 188 183 174
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 46 42 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.89% 0.76% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.79% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 39 31 43
Average salary £60,000 £59,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% +27.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £22,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
4890 5327 5184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.88% 95.93% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3997 3957 3809
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 +8 17 £52,500 -16.00% 7
Bracknell +19 12 £50,000 -4.76%
Slough +3 5 £47,500 +111.11%
Technical Consultant
South East

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 38 (41.76%) Presales
2 27 (29.67%) Microsoft
3 21 (23.08%) VMware
4 15 (16.48%) SQL
5 14 (15.38%) Cisco
5 14 (15.38%) NetApp
5 14 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (15.38%) Data Centre
6 13 (14.29%) Degree
7 12 (13.19%) MS Excel
7 12 (13.19%) HTML
7 12 (13.19%) XML
8 11 (12.09%) .NET
8 11 (12.09%) HP
8 11 (12.09%) Finance
9 10 (10.99%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (10.99%) SQL Server
10 9 (9.89%) Network Security
10 9 (9.89%) Network Management
10 9 (9.89%) Windows
10 9 (9.89%) Migration
10 9 (9.89%) Workflow
10 9 (9.89%) Office 365
11 8 (8.79%) Active Directory
11 8 (8.79%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (8.79%) C#
11 8 (8.79%) Citrix
11 8 (8.79%) Computer Science
11 8 (8.79%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (7.69%) IBM

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (5.49%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.30%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.20%) IIS
3 2 (2.20%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.20%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (2.20%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.10%) CMS
4 1 (1.10%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.10%) JBoss
4 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.10%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (13.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.30%) MS Office
3 1 (1.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (5.49%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (3.30%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (1.10%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.89%) Office 365
2 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.59%) SaaS
3 5 (5.49%) PaaS
4 4 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.10%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.10%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.89%) Network Security
2 7 (7.69%) Firewall
3 4 (4.40%) SAN
4 3 (3.30%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (3.30%) IP Telephony
4 3 (3.30%) SNMP
4 3 (3.30%) Unified Communications
4 3 (3.30%) WAN
4 3 (3.30%) Wireless
5 2 (2.20%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (2.20%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (2.20%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (2.20%) FCoE
5 2 (2.20%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (2.20%) Internet
5 2 (2.20%) LDAP
6 1 (1.10%) 2G
6 1 (1.10%) 3G
6 1 (1.10%) H.323
6 1 (1.10%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.99%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.59%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (6.59%) OLAP
4 6 (6.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.40%) Star Schema
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.10%) MySQL
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (1.10%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (12.09%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.40%) Retail
4 2 (2.20%) Marketing
5 1 (1.10%) Advertising
5 1 (1.10%) Front Office
5 1 (1.10%) Legal
5 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.19%) HTML
1 12 (13.19%) XML
2 11 (12.09%) .NET
3 6 (6.59%) CSS
3 6 (6.59%) Web Services
4 5 (5.49%) AngularJS
5 4 (4.40%) HTML5
6 2 (2.20%) XMPP
6 2 (2.20%) XSLT
7 1 (1.10%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.79%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.59%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.20%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.10%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (1.10%) EFT
5 1 (1.10%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.10%) EMV
5 1 (1.10%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.10%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.10%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.10%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.10%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.89%) Windows
2 6 (6.59%) Linux
3 4 (4.40%) Unix
4 3 (3.30%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (41.76%) Presales
2 10 (10.99%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (9.89%) Migration
3 9 (9.89%) Network Management
3 9 (9.89%) Workflow
4 6 (6.59%) ETL
4 6 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (6.59%) Structured Programming
5 5 (5.49%) ITIL
6 4 (4.40%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.40%) Data Migration
6 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (4.40%) Project Management
6 4 (4.40%) Service Management
6 4 (4.40%) Unit Testing
7 3 (3.30%) ITSM
7 3 (3.30%) Scrum
7 3 (3.30%) WAN Optimisation
8 2 (2.20%) CRM
8 2 (2.20%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.48%) SQL
2 8 (8.79%) C#
3 6 (6.59%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.59%) T-SQL
3 6 (6.59%) VB
4 3 (3.30%) Java
4 3 (3.30%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.10%) C++
5 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (14.29%) Degree
2 8 (8.79%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (7.69%) CCNP
4 6 (6.59%) CCIE
5 3 (3.30%) CCNA
5 3 (3.30%) CCSE
6 2 (2.20%) CCDA
6 2 (2.20%) CCSA
6 2 (2.20%) CCVP
6 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.10%) CCDP
7 1 (1.10%) CISSP
7 1 (1.10%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.10%) NCIE
7 1 (1.10%) VCAP
7 1 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) HL7
2 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.79%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.59%) vCloud
4 5 (5.49%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.20%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.20%) vSphere
6 1 (1.10%) MetaFrame
6 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.10%) XenApp
6 1 (1.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (4.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 4 (4.40%) vRealize
2 3 (3.30%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.20%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (2.20%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (2.20%) SCCM
4 1 (1.10%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.10%) OPNET
4 1 (1.10%) QRadar
4 1 (1.10%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.10%) SCSM
4 1 (1.10%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.10%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (1.10%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 27 (29.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (23.08%) VMware
3 14 (15.38%) Cisco
3 14 (15.38%) NetApp
4 11 (12.09%) HP
5 8 (8.79%) Citrix
6 7 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 7 (7.69%) IBM
6 7 (7.69%) Oracle
6 7 (7.69%) Symantec
7 6 (6.59%) Juniper
7 6 (6.59%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (6.59%) ServiceNow
8 5 (5.49%) EMC
9 4 (4.40%) CA
9 4 (4.40%) Palo Alto
9 4 (4.40%) Riverbed
10 3 (3.30%) 3PAR
10 3 (3.30%) F5
10 3 (3.30%) NetScout
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Ortolan Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £90000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Life Insurance
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: Competitive plus Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
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Posted: 15 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Pension, Car Allowance
Posted: 18 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pr
Posted: 22 days ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Car allowance, Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 24 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + life insurance / childcare vouchers / pension
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 27 days ago
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Salary: £21000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable
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