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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 150 139 144
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 75 80 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.27% 1.44% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 1.55% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 63 63 75
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
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
5455 5174 5246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.19% 93.01% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3795 4042 4374
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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 -23 19 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Slough +4 10 £50,000 -9.09%
Newbury -3 10 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Maidenhead -13 4 £65,000 +30.00%
Windsor -20 3 £35,000 -50.00%
Bracknell -15 2 £40,000 +3.22%
Technical Consultant
South East

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 65 (36.52%) SQL
2 58 (32.58%) SQL Server
3 45 (25.28%) XML
3 45 (25.28%) Microsoft
4 43 (24.16%) Windows
5 39 (21.91%) Oracle
6 35 (19.66%) Linux
7 33 (18.54%) Citrix
8 29 (16.29%) VMware
9 28 (15.73%) Hyper-V
9 28 (15.73%) UNIX
9 28 (15.73%) JavaScript
10 27 (15.17%) .NET
11 26 (14.61%) J2EE
11 26 (14.61%) MS Excel
12 25 (14.04%) HTML
13 22 (12.36%) Java
14 21 (11.80%) Web Services
14 21 (11.80%) XenApp
14 21 (11.80%) XenDesktop
14 21 (11.80%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (11.24%) Microsoft App-V
15 20 (11.24%) Active Directory
15 20 (11.24%) C#
16 18 (10.11%) MS Exchange
16 18 (10.11%) Cisco
16 18 (10.11%) Microsoft Certification
16 18 (10.11%) SAN
16 18 (10.11%) Windows Server 2008
17 17 (9.55%) CSS

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 18 (10.11%) MS Exchange
2 16 (8.99%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (6.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (5.62%) Lync
6 9 (5.06%) IIS
6 9 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (4.49%) SharePoint
8 6 (3.37%) CMS
8 6 (3.37%) Node.js
9 3 (1.69%) Apache
10 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 26 (14.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (7.87%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (3.37%) Magento
3 4 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.69%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.56%) Agresso
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.30%) SaaS
2 7 (3.93%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.25%) Force.com
3 4 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.11%) SAN
2 12 (6.74%) NetScaler
3 9 (5.06%) Firewall
4 7 (3.93%) Internet
4 7 (3.93%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (3.37%) Network Security
6 5 (2.81%) Wireless
6 5 (2.81%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (2.25%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.25%) LAN
7 4 (2.25%) WAN
8 3 (1.69%) DNS
8 3 (1.69%) Unified Communications
9 2 (1.12%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (1.12%) VoIP
9 2 (1.12%) VPN
10 1 (0.56%) MPLS
10 1 (0.56%) WLAN
10 1 (0.56%) DHCP
10 1 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (32.58%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.99%) Relational Database
3 12 (6.74%) InterSystems Cache
4 8 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.93%) Big Data
5 7 (3.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (3.93%) OLAP
6 6 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.81%) MySQL
8 4 (2.25%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.25%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.69%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.12%) MariaDB
10 2 (1.12%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (2.81%) CruiseControl
2 2 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (8.43%) Finance
2 11 (6.18%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.49%) Marketing
4 5 (2.81%) Banking
5 2 (1.12%) Legal
6 1 (0.56%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Military
6 1 (0.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (25.28%) XML
2 27 (15.17%) .NET
3 26 (14.61%) J2EE
4 25 (14.04%) HTML
5 21 (11.80%) Web Services
6 17 (9.55%) CSS
7 9 (5.06%) Visualforce
8 6 (3.37%) Mason
8 6 (3.37%) Backbone.js
8 6 (3.37%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (3.37%) Django
9 5 (2.81%) Software Packaging
10 4 (2.25%) XSLT
11 2 (1.12%) XSD
11 2 (1.12%) jQuery
11 2 (1.12%) JSON
11 2 (1.12%) ASP.NET
12 1 (0.56%) JDBC
12 1 (0.56%) JSP
12 1 (0.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (3.93%) EqualLogic
3 6 (3.37%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.37%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.37%) FlexPod
3 6 (3.37%) Open Source
4 3 (1.69%) Clustering
5 2 (1.12%) SecurID
5 2 (1.12%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.56%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 43 (24.16%) Windows
2 35 (19.66%) Linux
3 28 (15.73%) UNIX
4 18 (10.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (8.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (6.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (4.49%) Android
8 6 (3.37%) Apple iOS
9 5 (2.81%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.12%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.56%) HPUX
11 1 (0.56%) Solaris
11 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (7.87%) Project Management
1 14 (7.87%) Workflow
1 14 (7.87%) Data Analysis
2 12 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (6.74%) Performance Analysis
3 11 (6.18%) Analytics
3 11 (6.18%) ETL
4 10 (5.62%) E-Commerce
5 8 (4.49%) Service Management
5 8 (4.49%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (3.93%) Business Analytics
6 7 (3.93%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (3.93%) ERP
6 7 (3.93%) Data Management
6 7 (3.93%) Content Management
6 7 (3.93%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (3.93%) WFM
7 6 (3.37%) CRM
7 6 (3.37%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (3.37%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (36.52%) SQL
2 28 (15.73%) JavaScript
3 22 (12.36%) Java
4 20 (11.24%) C#
5 13 (7.30%) X++
6 12 (6.74%) MUMPS
7 9 (5.06%) Python
7 9 (5.06%) Perl
7 9 (5.06%) Apex Code
8 7 (3.93%) C++
8 7 (3.93%) Shell Script
9 6 (3.37%) Ruby
9 6 (3.37%) VBScript
10 4 (2.25%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.25%) PHP
11 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.56%) VB
11 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (10.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (8.43%) MCITP
3 14 (7.87%) MCSE
4 12 (6.74%) Degree
5 11 (6.18%) NCDA
5 11 (6.18%) NCIE
5 11 (6.18%) Citrix Certification
5 11 (6.18%) MCTS
5 11 (6.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (5.62%) VCAP
7 6 (3.37%) Security Cleared
8 5 (2.81%) VCDX
8 5 (2.81%) VTSP
9 4 (2.25%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.69%) CCEE
10 3 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.12%) JNCIA
11 2 (1.12%) JNCIS
11 2 (1.12%) JNCIP
11 2 (1.12%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.74%) HL7
2 2 (1.12%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.56%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 28 (15.73%) Hyper-V
2 21 (11.80%) XenApp
2 21 (11.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (11.80%) XenDesktop
3 20 (11.24%) Active Directory
3 20 (11.24%) Microsoft App-V
4 16 (8.99%) XenServer
5 13 (7.30%) vSphere
6 7 (3.93%) VMware ESX
7 6 (3.37%) Terminal Server
8 2 (1.12%) Xen
9 1 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.56%) UAG
9 1 (0.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (6.18%) SCCM
2 9 (5.06%) NetBackup
3 7 (3.93%) Backup Exec
3 7 (3.93%) XenMobile
4 6 (3.37%) SCOM
5 5 (2.81%) Legato
6 4 (2.25%) SCSM
7 2 (1.12%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (1.12%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.12%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (1.12%) WSUS
7 2 (1.12%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.56%) MOM
8 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (25.28%) Microsoft
2 39 (21.91%) Oracle
3 33 (18.54%) Citrix
4 29 (16.29%) VMware
5 18 (10.11%) Cisco
6 15 (8.43%) NetApp
7 13 (7.30%) Symantec
8 10 (5.62%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (5.62%) EMC
8 10 (5.62%) HP
9 9 (5.06%) Dell
10 7 (3.93%) PlateSpin
10 7 (3.93%) Veeam
11 6 (3.37%) Demandware
12 5 (2.81%) ClickSoftware Technologies
12 5 (2.81%) WatchGuard
12 5 (2.81%) CheckPoint
12 5 (2.81%) AppSense
12 5 (2.81%) Teradata
12 5 (2.81%) CommVault
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