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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 195 165 140
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 30 69 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.52% 1.19% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 1.28% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 59 78
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £37,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -
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
5412 5407 5057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.06% 93.50% 93.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3817 3971 4211
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,350 £62,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -11 14 £52,500 -
Bracknell -18 4 £52,500 +40.00%
Maidenhead +6 3 £57,500 +4.54%
Newbury +3 2 £27,500 -26.66%
Technical Consultant
South East

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 39 (44.32%) SQL
2 35 (39.77%) Microsoft
3 33 (37.50%) Windows
4 25 (28.41%) SQL Server
5 22 (25.00%) VMware
5 22 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (23.86%) Cisco
6 21 (23.86%) Citrix
7 15 (17.05%) XML
7 15 (17.05%) MS Excel
8 14 (15.91%) HTML
8 14 (15.91%) Oracle
9 13 (14.77%) .NET
9 13 (14.77%) Linux
9 13 (14.77%) MS Exchange
9 13 (14.77%) Hyper-V
10 12 (13.64%) JavaScript
10 12 (13.64%) Web Services
10 12 (13.64%) Active Directory
10 12 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
10 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (12.50%) WatchGuard
12 10 (11.36%) Java
12 10 (11.36%) NetApp
12 10 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (10.23%) C#
13 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (10.23%) SAN
13 9 (10.23%) Firewall

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 13 (14.77%) MS Exchange
2 12 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.68%) IIS
5 4 (4.55%) JBoss
5 4 (4.55%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.55%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.27%) Lync
7 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 15 (17.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) MS Project
3 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (6.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.55%) SaaS
2 4 (4.55%) IaaS
3 2 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.23%) SAN
1 9 (10.23%) Firewall
2 6 (6.82%) Wireless
3 5 (5.68%) LDAP
4 4 (4.55%) LAN
4 4 (4.55%) Internet
4 4 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (4.55%) iSCSI
4 4 (4.55%) Unified Communications
4 4 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (3.41%) Network Security
5 3 (3.41%) VPN
6 2 (2.27%) DNS
6 2 (2.27%) 3G
6 2 (2.27%) DMZ
6 2 (2.27%) GSM
6 2 (2.27%) WLAN
6 2 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (28.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.41%) Big Data
3 2 (2.27%) MySQL
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.14%) OLAP
4 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.68%) CruiseControl
2 4 (4.55%) SoapUI
2 4 (4.55%) Eclipse
2 4 (4.55%) WebLogic Workshop
2 4 (4.55%) JMeter
3 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (10.23%) Finance
1 9 (10.23%) Banking
2 7 (7.95%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.82%) Marketing
4 1 (1.14%) International Banking
4 1 (1.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.05%) XML
2 14 (15.91%) HTML
3 13 (14.77%) .NET
4 12 (13.64%) Web Services
5 6 (6.82%) CSS
5 6 (6.82%) jQuery
6 5 (5.68%) Software Packaging
7 4 (4.55%) JMS
7 4 (4.55%) JSON
7 4 (4.55%) SOAP
7 4 (4.55%) HTML5
7 4 (4.55%) CSS3
8 3 (3.41%) Regular Expression
9 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.23%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.68%) Algorithms
3 4 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.55%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (4.55%) FlexPod
3 4 (4.55%) User Experience
4 2 (2.27%) EqualLogic
4 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.14%) Blog
5 1 (1.14%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 33 (37.50%) Windows
2 13 (14.77%) Linux
3 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (9.09%) UNIX
5 7 (7.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (4.55%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.14%) Android
8 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (7.95%) Workflow
2 6 (6.82%) CRM
2 6 (6.82%) WFM
2 6 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (5.68%) Release Management
3 5 (5.68%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (5.68%) TDD
3 5 (5.68%) ITIL
4 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 4 (4.55%) MOF
4 4 (4.55%) Data Management
4 4 (4.55%) Load Testing
4 4 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (3.41%) Analytics
5 3 (3.41%) Content Management
5 3 (3.41%) Service Management
6 2 (2.27%) Project Management
6 2 (2.27%) Migration
6 2 (2.27%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (44.32%) SQL
2 12 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 10 (11.36%) Java
4 9 (10.23%) C#
5 7 (7.95%) T-SQL
6 6 (6.82%) VBScript
7 5 (5.68%) Perl
7 5 (5.68%) Python
7 5 (5.68%) Shell Script
7 5 (5.68%) X++
8 3 (3.41%) C
9 2 (2.27%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.14%) C++
10 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.95%) MCSE
3 6 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (6.82%) NCDA
3 6 (6.82%) NCIE
3 6 (6.82%) VCAP
4 5 (5.68%) Degree
4 5 (5.68%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.68%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.55%) VCDX
5 4 (4.55%) MCTS
5 4 (4.55%) MCITP
5 4 (4.55%) VTSP
6 3 (3.41%) CCEE
6 3 (3.41%) CCNP
6 3 (3.41%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.14%) MCP
7 1 (1.14%) CISSP
7 1 (1.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.14%) GPG13
System Software
1 22 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (14.77%) Hyper-V
3 12 (13.64%) Active Directory
4 8 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (6.82%) XenDesktop
5 6 (6.82%) vSphere
5 6 (6.82%) XenApp
6 2 (2.27%) XenServer
6 2 (2.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) SCCM
2 4 (4.55%) SCOM
2 4 (4.55%) SCVMM
2 4 (4.55%) Windows Intune
2 4 (4.55%) SCOrch
2 4 (4.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (4.55%) SCSM
2 4 (4.55%) Legato
3 3 (3.41%) XenMobile
4 2 (2.27%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.27%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (39.77%) Microsoft
2 22 (25.00%) VMware
3 21 (23.86%) Cisco
3 21 (23.86%) Citrix
4 14 (15.91%) Oracle
5 11 (12.50%) WatchGuard
6 10 (11.36%) NetApp
7 6 (6.82%) Symantec
7 6 (6.82%) HP
8 5 (5.68%) ClickSoftware Technologies
9 4 (4.55%) CommVault
9 4 (4.55%) Aruba
9 4 (4.55%) Dell
9 4 (4.55%) EMC
9 4 (4.55%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.27%) Juniper
10 2 (2.27%) Veeam
10 2 (2.27%) Brocade
10 2 (2.27%) Fortinet
10 2 (2.27%) PlateSpin
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