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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 137 155 148
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 78 71 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.53% 1.21% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.31% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 61 60 62
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £38,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £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
4780 5436 5109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.02% 92.83% 93.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3738 3783 3996
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,783
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +24 41 £57,500 +9.52% 3
Maidenhead +15 7 £60,000 -7.69%
Bracknell +23 6 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Slough -11 3 - - 1
Newbury 0 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Technical Consultant
South East

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 50 (36.76%) Cisco
2 37 (27.21%) Juniper
3 29 (21.32%) Firewall
3 29 (21.32%) SQL
3 29 (21.32%) Riverbed
4 26 (19.12%) Oracle
5 24 (17.65%) Web Services
6 23 (16.91%) Java
6 23 (16.91%) CA
6 23 (16.91%) Microsoft
7 22 (16.18%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (16.18%) Windows
7 22 (16.18%) WAN
8 19 (13.97%) SNMP
8 19 (13.97%) NetScout
8 19 (13.97%) WAN Optimisation
9 18 (13.24%) SaaS
9 18 (13.24%) JavaScript
10 17 (12.50%) XML
10 17 (12.50%) Linux
11 16 (11.76%) Degree
12 15 (11.03%) Security Management
12 15 (11.03%) Finance
12 15 (11.03%) C#
12 15 (11.03%) SQL Server
12 15 (11.03%) CCIE
13 14 (10.29%) CCNP
13 14 (10.29%) Active Directory
13 14 (10.29%) .NET
13 14 (10.29%) F5

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (5.15%) JBoss
1 7 (5.15%) CMS
2 6 (4.41%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.41%) IIS
2 6 (4.41%) Node.js
3 5 (3.68%) Lync
3 5 (3.68%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (2.94%) NetWeaver
4 4 (2.94%) SAP Portal
5 3 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.21%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.21%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.21%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.74%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.74%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.41%) Magento
2 5 (3.68%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (3.68%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (3.68%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.68%) Oracle HRMS
3 3 (2.21%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.74%) assyst
5 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.24%) SaaS
2 10 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (21.32%) Firewall
2 22 (16.18%) WAN
3 19 (13.97%) SNMP
4 11 (8.09%) Internet
4 11 (8.09%) MPLS
5 10 (7.35%) OSPF
5 10 (7.35%) BGP
6 9 (6.62%) Cisco IOS
6 9 (6.62%) IOS XR
6 9 (6.62%) NX-OS
7 8 (5.88%) Network Security
7 8 (5.88%) IP Telephony
8 7 (5.15%) Cisco IPT
8 7 (5.15%) Unified Communications
9 6 (4.41%) Wireless
9 6 (4.41%) LDAP
10 4 (2.94%) TCP/IP
10 4 (2.94%) NetScreen
10 4 (2.94%) DNS
10 4 (2.94%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.03%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (4.41%) Oracle Database
2 6 (4.41%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (3.68%) Oracle Discoverer
3 5 (3.68%) MySQL
4 4 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.94%) SAP BW
4 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.94%) SAP HANA
5 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.21%) Star Schema
5 3 (2.21%) OLAP
5 3 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.74%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (2.94%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.21%) Eclipse
2 3 (2.21%) SoapUI
2 3 (2.21%) WebLogic Workshop
2 3 (2.21%) JMeter
3 2 (1.47%) Subversion
3 2 (1.47%) Selenium
3 2 (1.47%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.47%) RSpec
3 2 (1.47%) JBehave
3 2 (1.47%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.47%) Ranorex
3 2 (1.47%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.74%) Fiddler
General
1 15 (11.03%) Finance
2 11 (8.09%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.68%) Banking
3 5 (3.68%) Retail
4 2 (1.47%) Marketing
4 2 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.47%) Law
5 1 (0.74%) Legal
5 1 (0.74%) Automotive
5 1 (0.74%) Front Office
5 1 (0.74%) Electronics
5 1 (0.74%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (17.65%) Web Services
2 17 (12.50%) XML
3 14 (10.29%) .NET
4 11 (8.09%) HTML
4 11 (8.09%) CSS
5 9 (6.62%) J2EE
6 6 (4.41%) Django
6 6 (4.41%) Ajax
6 6 (4.41%) XMPP
6 6 (4.41%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (4.41%) Backbone.js
7 5 (3.68%) JSON
7 5 (3.68%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.94%) SOAP
8 4 (2.94%) SAP PI
9 3 (2.21%) HTML5
9 3 (2.21%) CSS3
9 3 (2.21%) jQuery
9 3 (2.21%) XHTML
9 3 (2.21%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.62%) Mobile App
1 9 (6.62%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.15%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.41%) Life Science
4 3 (2.21%) CMDB
4 3 (2.21%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (2.21%) User Experience
4 3 (2.21%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.47%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.74%) Replication
6 1 (0.74%) Clustering
6 1 (0.74%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.74%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.74%) DTV
6 1 (0.74%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.74%) BYOD
6 1 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.18%) Windows
2 17 (12.50%) Linux
3 7 (5.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (4.41%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.41%) Android
5 4 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.94%) UNIX
6 2 (1.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (13.97%) WAN Optimisation
2 15 (11.03%) Security Management
3 13 (9.56%) Project Management
4 12 (8.82%) Service Delivery
4 12 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (8.09%) Workflow
5 11 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (7.35%) E-Commerce
7 9 (6.62%) ITIL
8 8 (5.88%) Service Management
8 8 (5.88%) Mentoring
9 7 (5.15%) Product Management
9 7 (5.15%) Content Management
9 7 (5.15%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (4.41%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (4.41%) ITSM
10 6 (4.41%) SOA
10 6 (4.41%) Open Source
10 6 (4.41%) Mobile Application Development
10 6 (4.41%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 29 (21.32%) SQL
2 23 (16.91%) Java
3 18 (13.24%) JavaScript
4 15 (11.03%) C#
5 11 (8.09%) PL/SQL
6 8 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 7 (5.15%) Ruby
8 4 (2.94%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.94%) VBScript
8 4 (2.94%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.94%) ABAP
9 2 (1.47%) Python
10 1 (0.74%) Perl
10 1 (0.74%) PHP
10 1 (0.74%) C++
10 1 (0.74%) X++
Qualifications
1 22 (16.18%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (11.76%) Degree
3 15 (11.03%) CCIE
4 14 (10.29%) CCNP
5 8 (5.88%) CCNA
6 7 (5.15%) CCVP
7 6 (4.41%) CCDA
8 5 (3.68%) SC Cleared
8 5 (3.68%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (2.21%) CCDP
9 3 (2.21%) CISSP
10 2 (1.47%) GCIA
10 2 (1.47%) GCIH
10 2 (1.47%) CEH
10 2 (1.47%) CISA
10 2 (1.47%) MCTS
10 2 (1.47%) MCITP
11 1 (0.74%) VCP5
11 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.41%) GCP
2 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (10.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.94%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.47%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.47%) vSphere
5 1 (0.74%) UAG
5 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.74%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.74%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.74%) XenApp
5 1 (0.74%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (7.35%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
3 6 (4.41%) SCOM
4 5 (3.68%) SCOrch
5 4 (2.94%) SCCM
6 3 (2.21%) CA Single Sign-On
6 3 (2.21%) HP UCMDB
7 2 (1.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.74%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.74%) Windows Intune
8 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.74%) WSUS
8 1 (0.74%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 1 (0.74%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.74%) Ionix
Vendors
1 50 (36.76%) Cisco
2 37 (27.21%) Juniper
3 29 (21.32%) Riverbed
4 26 (19.12%) Oracle
5 23 (16.91%) Microsoft
5 23 (16.91%) CA
6 19 (13.97%) NetScout
7 14 (10.29%) F5
8 11 (8.09%) VMware
9 10 (7.35%) CheckPoint
10 9 (6.62%) HP
11 6 (4.41%) NetApp
11 6 (4.41%) Demandware
12 5 (3.68%) ServiceNow
12 5 (3.68%) Symantec
12 5 (3.68%) EMC
12 5 (3.68%) SAP
12 5 (3.68%) Blue Coat
12 5 (3.68%) Fortinet
13 4 (2.94%) Aruba
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