The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 137 129 142
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 80 86 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.43% 1.55% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 1.66% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67 68 81
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.55% +0.55%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5203 5170 5610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.70% 93.22% 94.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3687 4098 4734
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Consultant
South East

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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 -29 14 £50,000 +8.69% 2
Newbury -2 10 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Slough +6 9 £50,000 -11.11% 1
Maidenhead -10 8 £50,000 -9.09%
Bracknell -13 3 £40,000 -13.51% 1
Technical Consultant
South East

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 59 (31.72%) SQL
2 57 (30.65%) SQL Server
3 46 (24.73%) Microsoft
4 44 (23.66%) Oracle
4 44 (23.66%) XML
5 42 (22.58%) Windows
6 39 (20.97%) Linux
7 32 (17.20%) UNIX
8 31 (16.67%) J2EE
9 28 (15.05%) Hyper-V
10 26 (13.98%) Java
10 26 (13.98%) MS Excel
10 26 (13.98%) Citrix
11 25 (13.44%) Active Directory
11 25 (13.44%) JavaScript
12 24 (12.90%) .NET
12 24 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
12 24 (12.90%) VMware
13 23 (12.37%) HTML
14 22 (11.83%) SAN
15 21 (11.29%) Microsoft App-V
16 20 (10.75%) XenApp
16 20 (10.75%) Windows Server 2008
16 20 (10.75%) XenDesktop
17 19 (10.22%) C#
17 19 (10.22%) Web Services
17 19 (10.22%) CSS
17 19 (10.22%) MCSE
17 19 (10.22%) MS Exchange
18 18 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 19 (10.22%) MS Exchange
2 17 (9.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 16 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (6.45%) Lync
6 11 (5.91%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (4.30%) Node.js
7 8 (4.30%) CMS
8 7 (3.76%) IIS
9 5 (2.69%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.61%) Apache
11 2 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2000
12 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (13.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (6.45%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (4.30%) Magento
3 3 (1.61%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.54%) Agresso
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.99%) SaaS
2 10 (5.38%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.23%) Office 365
4 4 (2.15%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.83%) SAN
2 12 (6.45%) NetScaler
3 11 (5.91%) Firewall
4 10 (5.38%) Internet
5 9 (4.84%) VPN
6 7 (3.76%) Network Security
7 6 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (3.23%) WAN
7 6 (3.23%) MPLS
7 6 (3.23%) Wireless
8 5 (2.69%) VPLS
8 5 (2.69%) Ethernet
8 5 (2.69%) TCP/IP
8 5 (2.69%) LAN
9 3 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (1.61%) VoIP
9 3 (1.61%) DNS
9 3 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (1.08%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (30.65%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 15 (8.06%) InterSystems Cache
4 10 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (4.84%) OLAP
6 7 (3.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (3.76%) Big Data
7 6 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.69%) MySQL
9 4 (2.15%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.15%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.61%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.08%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.08%) MariaDB
11 2 (1.08%) DB2
12 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.54%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (1.61%) CruiseControl
2 2 (1.08%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.54%) PVCS
General
1 14 (7.53%) Telecoms
1 14 (7.53%) Finance
2 8 (4.30%) Marketing
3 3 (1.61%) Banking
4 2 (1.08%) Legal
4 2 (1.08%) French Language
4 2 (1.08%) German Language
4 2 (1.08%) Russian Language
5 1 (0.54%) Advertising
5 1 (0.54%) Military
5 1 (0.54%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (23.66%) XML
2 31 (16.67%) J2EE
3 24 (12.90%) .NET
4 23 (12.37%) HTML
5 19 (10.22%) Web Services
5 19 (10.22%) CSS
6 9 (4.84%) Visualforce
7 8 (4.30%) Backbone.js
7 8 (4.30%) Ruby on Rails
7 8 (4.30%) Django
8 6 (3.23%) Mason
9 4 (2.15%) XSLT
10 3 (1.61%) Software Packaging
11 2 (1.08%) XSD
11 2 (1.08%) ASP.NET
11 2 (1.08%) JSON
12 1 (0.54%) JPA
12 1 (0.54%) SAP PI
12 1 (0.54%) jQuery
12 1 (0.54%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.38%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (4.30%) Open Source
2 8 (4.30%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.76%) Clustering
3 7 (3.76%) EqualLogic
4 5 (2.69%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.69%) FlexPod
5 3 (1.61%) SecurID
6 2 (1.08%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.08%) Replication
6 2 (1.08%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.54%) FMCG
7 1 (0.54%) PKI
7 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 42 (22.58%) Windows
2 39 (20.97%) Linux
3 32 (17.20%) UNIX
4 20 (10.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (5.38%) Android
8 8 (4.30%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.61%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.08%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.54%) HPUX
11 1 (0.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (9.14%) Data Analysis
2 15 (8.06%) Performance Analysis
2 15 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (8.06%) Project Management
3 13 (6.99%) ETL
4 12 (6.45%) E-Commerce
4 12 (6.45%) Workflow
5 11 (5.91%) Analytics
6 10 (5.38%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (5.38%) Service Management
7 9 (4.84%) Content Management
8 8 (4.30%) Product Management
8 8 (4.30%) Mobile Application Development
9 7 (3.76%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (3.76%) ERP
9 7 (3.76%) Business Analytics
10 5 (2.69%) WFM
10 5 (2.69%) Data Management
10 5 (2.69%) Migration
11 4 (2.15%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 59 (31.72%) SQL
2 26 (13.98%) Java
3 25 (13.44%) JavaScript
4 19 (10.22%) C#
5 15 (8.06%) MUMPS
6 11 (5.91%) X++
7 9 (4.84%) Apex Code
8 8 (4.30%) Ruby
9 7 (3.76%) C++
9 7 (3.76%) Perl
9 7 (3.76%) Python
10 5 (2.69%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.69%) C
11 4 (2.15%) VBScript
11 4 (2.15%) PHP
12 2 (1.08%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (10.22%) MCSE
3 18 (9.68%) MCITP
4 14 (7.53%) MCTS
4 14 (7.53%) Degree
5 10 (5.38%) NCDA
5 10 (5.38%) NCIE
5 10 (5.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (5.38%) Citrix Certification
6 9 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (4.30%) VCAP
8 6 (3.23%) CCNA
8 6 (3.23%) Security Cleared
9 4 (2.15%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.61%) JNCIA
10 3 (1.61%) JNCIS
10 3 (1.61%) JNCIP
10 3 (1.61%) CCIE
10 3 (1.61%) CCDP
10 3 (1.61%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.06%) HL7
2 2 (1.08%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.54%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 28 (15.05%) Hyper-V
2 25 (13.44%) Active Directory
3 21 (11.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 20 (10.75%) XenApp
4 20 (10.75%) XenDesktop
5 16 (8.60%) XenServer
6 15 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (6.45%) vSphere
8 7 (3.76%) VMware ESX
9 6 (3.23%) Terminal Server
10 2 (1.08%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (1.08%) UAG
10 2 (1.08%) Xen
11 1 (0.54%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (8.06%) SCCM
2 11 (5.91%) SCOM
3 10 (5.38%) NetBackup
4 7 (3.76%) Backup Exec
4 7 (3.76%) SCSM
5 6 (3.23%) XenMobile
6 3 (1.61%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (1.61%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (1.61%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (1.61%) Legato
7 2 (1.08%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (1.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (1.08%) MOM
7 2 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (24.73%) Microsoft
2 44 (23.66%) Oracle
3 26 (13.98%) Citrix
4 24 (12.90%) VMware
5 16 (8.60%) Cisco
6 15 (8.06%) NetApp
7 14 (7.53%) EMC
8 12 (6.45%) Symantec
9 10 (5.38%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (5.38%) HP
9 10 (5.38%) Dell
10 8 (4.30%) Demandware
11 7 (3.76%) PlateSpin
11 7 (3.76%) Veeam
12 6 (3.23%) Juniper
13 5 (2.69%) AppSense
13 5 (2.69%) Teradata
13 5 (2.69%) Sun
13 5 (2.69%) CheckPoint
13 5 (2.69%) Hitachi
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