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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 198 168 146
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 32 54 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.59% 1.00% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 1.07% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 21 43 61
Average salary £59,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.21% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £37,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -3.15%
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
5114 5044 4871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.20% 93.63% 93.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3777 3733 4043
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,400 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -12 14 £62,500 +38.88% 1
Newbury -4 3 £22,500 -48.57%
Maidenhead -1 2 £62,500 +25.00% 2
Bracknell -18 2 £52,500 +40.00%
Slough -8 1 £65,000 +4.00% 1
Technical Consultant
South East

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 37 (44.05%) Microsoft
2 33 (39.29%) SQL
3 30 (35.71%) Windows
4 21 (25.00%) VMware
4 21 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (23.81%) SQL Server
5 20 (23.81%) Cisco
6 16 (19.05%) Citrix
7 15 (17.86%) HTML
7 15 (17.86%) Linux
7 15 (17.86%) XML
8 14 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 13 (15.48%) Web Services
9 13 (15.48%) Firewall
10 12 (14.29%) Java
10 12 (14.29%) JavaScript
10 12 (14.29%) Active Directory
10 12 (14.29%) Hyper-V
10 12 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (13.10%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (13.10%) Exchange Server 2007
11 11 (13.10%) WatchGuard
11 11 (13.10%) MS Exchange
11 11 (13.10%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (11.90%) Oracle
12 10 (11.90%) .NET
13 9 (10.71%) MCSE
13 9 (10.71%) SharePoint
13 9 (10.71%) Finance
13 9 (10.71%) SC Cleared

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 11 (13.10%) Exchange Server 2013
1 11 (13.10%) Exchange Server 2007
1 11 (13.10%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.71%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.76%) Lync
3 4 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.76%) JBoss
4 3 (3.57%) IIS
5 1 (1.19%) CMS
5 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 14 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.95%) MS Office
3 2 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.38%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.76%) IaaS
2 4 (4.76%) Office 365
3 3 (3.57%) SaaS
4 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.48%) Firewall
2 8 (9.52%) Wireless
3 6 (7.14%) LAN
3 6 (7.14%) SAN
4 5 (5.95%) LDAP
4 5 (5.95%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.95%) VPN
4 5 (5.95%) Unified Communications
5 4 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (4.76%) iSCSI
5 4 (4.76%) Network Security
5 4 (4.76%) WAN
5 4 (4.76%) Internet
6 3 (3.57%) 3G
6 3 (3.57%) DMZ
6 3 (3.57%) 2G
6 3 (3.57%) 2.5G
6 3 (3.57%) GSM
6 3 (3.57%) WLAN
6 3 (3.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (3.57%) MySQL
2 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (3.57%) Big Data
2 3 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.19%) OLAP
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (4.76%) SoapUI
1 4 (4.76%) Eclipse
1 4 (4.76%) JMeter
1 4 (4.76%) WebLogic Workshop
2 2 (2.38%) CruiseControl
General
1 9 (10.71%) Finance
2 7 (8.33%) Marketing
3 6 (7.14%) Banking
4 5 (5.95%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.19%) Publishing
5 1 (1.19%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.86%) HTML
1 15 (17.86%) XML
2 13 (15.48%) Web Services
3 10 (11.90%) .NET
4 6 (7.14%) CSS
5 5 (5.95%) HTML5
5 5 (5.95%) jQuery
6 4 (4.76%) CSS3
6 4 (4.76%) Regular Expression
6 4 (4.76%) JSON
6 4 (4.76%) SOAP
6 4 (4.76%) JMS
7 2 (2.38%) SAP PI
7 2 (2.38%) Software Packaging
8 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.76%) Mobile Banking
2 4 (4.76%) User Experience
3 3 (3.57%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.38%) Smart Meter
4 2 (2.38%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.19%) PKI
5 1 (1.19%) Blog
5 1 (1.19%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 30 (35.71%) Windows
2 15 (17.86%) Linux
3 9 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (8.33%) UNIX
5 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.76%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (8.33%) Workflow
2 6 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (7.14%) CRM
3 5 (5.95%) ITIL
3 5 (5.95%) Analytics
4 4 (4.76%) Load Testing
4 4 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (4.76%) Content Management
4 4 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 4 (4.76%) MOF
5 3 (3.57%) Mentoring
5 3 (3.57%) Coaching
5 3 (3.57%) Mobile Commerce
5 3 (3.57%) Security Management
5 3 (3.57%) Information Security
5 3 (3.57%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (3.57%) WFM
5 3 (3.57%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 33 (39.29%) SQL
2 12 (14.29%) Java
2 12 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.33%) C#
3 7 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.76%) VBScript
4 4 (4.76%) C
5 3 (3.57%) Python
6 2 (2.38%) X++
6 2 (2.38%) Perl
6 2 (2.38%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (13.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (10.71%) MCSE
2 9 (10.71%) SC Cleared
2 9 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.14%) Degree
4 4 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.57%) CISSP
5 3 (3.57%) CCNP
5 3 (3.57%) MCSA
5 3 (3.57%) MCP
5 3 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.38%) NCDA
6 2 (2.38%) NCIE
6 2 (2.38%) VCDX
6 2 (2.38%) VCAP
6 2 (2.38%) VTSP
6 2 (2.38%) CCEE
6 2 (2.38%) MCTS
6 2 (2.38%) MCITP
6 2 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) QA
1 3 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.19%) GPG13
System Software
1 21 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 12 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.95%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.38%) XenApp
4 2 (2.38%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) Windows Intune
1 4 (4.76%) SCCM
1 4 (4.76%) SCOM
1 4 (4.76%) SCVMM
1 4 (4.76%) SCOrch
1 4 (4.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (4.76%) SCSM
2 2 (2.38%) Legato
2 2 (2.38%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 37 (44.05%) Microsoft
2 21 (25.00%) VMware
3 20 (23.81%) Cisco
4 16 (19.05%) Citrix
5 11 (13.10%) WatchGuard
6 10 (11.90%) Oracle
7 7 (8.33%) NetApp
7 7 (8.33%) HP
8 6 (7.14%) Aruba
8 6 (7.14%) CheckPoint
9 4 (4.76%) Brocade
9 4 (4.76%) Juniper
10 3 (3.57%) ClickSoftware Technologies
10 3 (3.57%) Symantec
10 3 (3.57%) Dell
10 3 (3.57%) EMC
10 3 (3.57%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.38%) SAP
11 2 (2.38%) Business Objects
11 2 (2.38%) Ariba
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