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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 190 156 153
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 39 65 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.71% 1.19% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.27% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 32 54 53
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £37,500 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -
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
5133 5110 4919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.67% 93.86% 93.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3862 3753 3990
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 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £66,000
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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -16 14 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Slough +5 4 £36,250 -44.23% 2
Newbury -1 3 £22,500 -40.00%
Maidenhead -7 3 £60,000 +14.28%
Technical Consultant
South East

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 30 (37.97%) Microsoft
2 24 (30.38%) Windows
3 22 (27.85%) SQL
3 22 (27.85%) Cisco
4 21 (26.58%) VMware
5 18 (22.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (18.99%) Firewall
6 15 (18.99%) Linux
7 13 (16.46%) HTML
7 13 (16.46%) Java
7 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
8 11 (13.92%) Juniper
8 11 (13.92%) Citrix
8 11 (13.92%) Web Services
8 11 (13.92%) XML
8 11 (13.92%) MS Excel
8 11 (13.92%) Security Cleared
9 10 (12.66%) SC Cleared
9 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (12.66%) LAN
9 10 (12.66%) Active Directory
9 10 (12.66%) WAN
9 10 (12.66%) ITIL
9 10 (12.66%) JavaScript
9 10 (12.66%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (12.66%) Wireless
10 9 (11.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (11.39%) CheckPoint
10 9 (11.39%) UNIX
10 9 (11.39%) HP

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 7 (8.86%) MS Exchange
1 7 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (7.59%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.06%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.06%) JBoss
3 4 (5.06%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.80%) Lync
5 2 (2.53%) CMS
6 1 (1.27%) IIS
6 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (13.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.80%) MS Office
3 2 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.53%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.53%) SAP GRC
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle BRM
3 1 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.33%) IaaS
3 4 (5.06%) SaaS
4 3 (3.80%) Office 365
5 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.99%) Firewall
2 10 (12.66%) LAN
2 10 (12.66%) WAN
2 10 (12.66%) Wireless
3 6 (7.59%) LDAP
3 6 (7.59%) VPN
3 6 (7.59%) SAN
4 5 (6.33%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.33%) Network Security
5 4 (5.06%) Wireless Security
5 4 (5.06%) iSCSI
5 4 (5.06%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (5.06%) WLAN
5 4 (5.06%) Internet
5 4 (5.06%) MPLS
6 3 (3.80%) OSPF
6 3 (3.80%) BGP
6 3 (3.80%) 3G
6 3 (3.80%) DMZ
6 3 (3.80%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.06%) MySQL
3 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (3.80%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.80%) Big Data
4 2 (2.53%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) SoapUI
1 4 (5.06%) Eclipse
1 4 (5.06%) JMeter
1 4 (5.06%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 8 (10.13%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.33%) Marketing
3 4 (5.06%) Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Publishing
4 1 (1.27%) International Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.46%) HTML
2 11 (13.92%) Web Services
2 11 (13.92%) XML
3 7 (8.86%) CSS
4 6 (7.59%) HTML5
5 4 (5.06%) JSON
5 4 (5.06%) jQuery
5 4 (5.06%) CSS3
5 4 (5.06%) Regular Expression
5 4 (5.06%) .NET
5 4 (5.06%) SOAP
5 4 (5.06%) JMS
6 2 (2.53%) SAP PI
7 1 (1.27%) XHTML
7 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.27%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.06%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.06%) Mobile Banking
2 4 (5.06%) User Experience
3 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.53%) PKI
4 2 (2.53%) Smart Meter
4 2 (2.53%) Open Source
5 1 (1.27%) CMDB
5 1 (1.27%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.38%) Windows
2 15 (18.99%) Linux
3 9 (11.39%) UNIX
4 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.66%) ITIL
2 6 (7.59%) Analytics
3 5 (6.33%) Migration
3 5 (6.33%) Workflow
3 5 (6.33%) PRINCE2
3 5 (6.33%) Content Management
4 4 (5.06%) Coaching
4 4 (5.06%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (5.06%) Load Testing
4 4 (5.06%) Security Management
4 4 (5.06%) MOF
5 3 (3.80%) Mobile Commerce
5 3 (3.80%) Service Delivery
5 3 (3.80%) Information Security
5 3 (3.80%) CRM
5 3 (3.80%) Network Architecture
5 3 (3.80%) SIEM
5 3 (3.80%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (3.80%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (3.80%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.85%) SQL
2 13 (16.46%) Java
3 10 (12.66%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.33%) C
5 4 (5.06%) C#
5 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.53%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.27%) Python
7 1 (1.27%) C++
7 1 (1.27%) VBScript
7 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.27%) Perl
7 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) Security Cleared
2 10 (12.66%) SC Cleared
2 10 (12.66%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (11.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (11.39%) MCSE
4 7 (8.86%) Degree
5 4 (5.06%) CCIE
5 4 (5.06%) CCNP
6 3 (3.80%) CISSP
6 3 (3.80%) MCSA
6 3 (3.80%) MCP
6 3 (3.80%) CCSE
6 3 (3.80%) JNCIS
7 2 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.53%) CCNA
7 2 (2.53%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.27%) CISA
8 1 (1.27%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) QA
2 3 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.27%) SLA
3 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.27%) GPG13
System Software
1 18 (22.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.66%) Active Directory
3 9 (11.39%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (5.06%) vSphere
6 2 (2.53%) XenApp
6 2 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.53%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) Windows Intune
1 4 (5.06%) SCOrch
1 4 (5.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (5.06%) SCSM
1 4 (5.06%) SCCM
1 4 (5.06%) SCOM
1 4 (5.06%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.27%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.27%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.27%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 30 (37.97%) Microsoft
2 22 (27.85%) Cisco
3 21 (26.58%) VMware
4 11 (13.92%) Juniper
4 11 (13.92%) Citrix
5 9 (11.39%) CheckPoint
5 9 (11.39%) HP
6 7 (8.86%) Oracle
6 7 (8.86%) Aruba
6 7 (8.86%) WatchGuard
7 6 (7.59%) Fortinet
7 6 (7.59%) Riverbed
7 6 (7.59%) NetApp
8 5 (6.33%) Brocade
8 5 (6.33%) F5
9 4 (5.06%) Blue Coat
9 4 (5.06%) EMC
10 3 (3.80%) Dell
11 2 (2.53%) IronPort
11 2 (2.53%) Tufin
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum £60 to £75k + Bonus, Car Allowance,
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Mason Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 28 days ago