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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 182 133 151
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 49 96 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.89% 1.67% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.79% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 42 86 69
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £31,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,800
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
5125 5364 5101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.95% 93.13% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3783 3886 4006
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,400 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 April 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 24 April 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 -18 16 £56,250 +15.38% 2
Slough +1 6 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Maidenhead -6 2 £35,750 -28.50% 2
Wokingham +11 1 - -
Bracknell -2 1 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Technical Consultant
South East

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 26 (32.10%) Cisco
2 22 (27.16%) Juniper
2 22 (27.16%) Firewall
3 20 (24.69%) VMware
3 20 (24.69%) Windows
4 17 (20.99%) Linux
4 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
5 15 (18.52%) HP
5 15 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (18.52%) WAN
6 14 (17.28%) Security Cleared
6 14 (17.28%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (17.28%) Riverbed
7 13 (16.05%) SC Cleared
7 13 (16.05%) LAN
8 12 (14.81%) Wireless
8 12 (14.81%) CheckPoint
8 12 (14.81%) Java
8 12 (14.81%) SQL
9 11 (13.58%) UNIX
9 11 (13.58%) Aruba
9 11 (13.58%) F5
10 10 (12.35%) MPLS
10 10 (12.35%) ITIL
10 10 (12.35%) HTML
11 9 (11.11%) Oracle
11 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
11 9 (11.11%) XML
11 9 (11.11%) CCIE
11 9 (11.11%) Active Directory

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (6.17%) Lync
2 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.94%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.70%) CMS
3 3 (3.70%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.70%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.70%) JBoss
4 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (8.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS Office
3 2 (2.47%) MS Project
3 2 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.47%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.47%) SAP GRC
3 1 (1.23%) assyst
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (4.94%) SaaS
1 4 (4.94%) Office 365
2 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.23%) IaaS
3 1 (1.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.16%) Firewall
2 15 (18.52%) WAN
3 13 (16.05%) LAN
4 12 (14.81%) Wireless
5 10 (12.35%) MPLS
6 9 (11.11%) OSPF
6 9 (11.11%) BGP
7 7 (8.64%) LDAP
7 7 (8.64%) TCP/IP
7 7 (8.64%) VPN
7 7 (8.64%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (8.64%) IOS XR
7 7 (8.64%) NX-OS
8 6 (7.41%) WLAN
8 6 (7.41%) Network Security
8 6 (7.41%) Wireless Security
9 3 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (3.70%) LTE
9 3 (3.70%) Unified Communications
9 3 (3.70%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.41%) MySQL
3 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.47%) Big Data
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Eclipse
1 3 (3.70%) WebLogic Workshop
1 3 (3.70%) JMeter
1 3 (3.70%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (8.64%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.41%) Finance
3 4 (4.94%) Marketing
4 3 (3.70%) Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.35%) HTML
2 9 (11.11%) XML
3 8 (9.88%) CSS
3 8 (9.88%) Web Services
4 5 (6.17%) HTML5
5 3 (3.70%) CSS3
5 3 (3.70%) Regular Expression
5 3 (3.70%) SOAP
5 3 (3.70%) XHTML
5 3 (3.70%) JMS
5 3 (3.70%) Ajax
5 3 (3.70%) JSON
5 3 (3.70%) jQuery
6 2 (2.47%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Storage
1 4 (4.94%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.70%) CMDB
2 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.70%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (3.70%) User Experience
3 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (2.47%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.47%) Open Source
3 2 (2.47%) PKI
4 1 (1.23%) Clustering
4 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.69%) Windows
2 17 (20.99%) Linux
3 11 (13.58%) UNIX
4 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.35%) ITIL
2 8 (9.88%) Service Delivery
3 6 (7.41%) ITSM
3 6 (7.41%) Security Management
3 6 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (7.41%) Coaching
4 5 (6.17%) Mentoring
4 5 (6.17%) Time Management
4 5 (6.17%) Analytics
4 5 (6.17%) Project Management
4 5 (6.17%) Service Management
5 4 (4.94%) Information Security
5 4 (4.94%) Content Management
5 4 (4.94%) SIEM
6 3 (3.70%) WAN Optimisation
6 3 (3.70%) Cyber Security
6 3 (3.70%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (3.70%) Network Architecture
6 3 (3.70%) Load Testing
6 3 (3.70%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.81%) Java
1 12 (14.81%) SQL
2 7 (8.64%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.94%) C
4 2 (2.47%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.23%) C++
5 1 (1.23%) Perl
5 1 (1.23%) Python
5 1 (1.23%) X++
5 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (17.28%) Security Cleared
3 13 (16.05%) SC Cleared
4 9 (11.11%) CCIE
5 7 (8.64%) Degree
6 5 (6.17%) CCNP
6 5 (6.17%) MCSE
6 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.94%) CISSP
8 3 (3.70%) MCP
8 3 (3.70%) MCSA
8 3 (3.70%) CISA
8 3 (3.70%) CCSE
8 3 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.70%) JNCIS
9 2 (2.47%) CEH
9 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (2.47%) VCP5
9 2 (2.47%) GCIA
9 2 (2.47%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) QA
2 3 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (17.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 6 (7.41%) Hyper-V
3 6 (7.41%) vSphere
4 3 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.70%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.47%) XenApp
5 2 (2.47%) XenServer
6 1 (1.23%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) CA Single Sign-On
1 3 (3.70%) SCCM
1 3 (3.70%) SCOM
1 3 (3.70%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (2.47%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.23%) Ionix
3 1 (1.23%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (32.10%) Cisco
2 22 (27.16%) Juniper
3 20 (24.69%) VMware
4 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
5 15 (18.52%) HP
6 14 (17.28%) Riverbed
7 12 (14.81%) CheckPoint
8 11 (13.58%) Aruba
8 11 (13.58%) F5
9 9 (11.11%) Fortinet
9 9 (11.11%) Oracle
10 8 (9.88%) Brocade
11 7 (8.64%) CA
12 5 (6.17%) NetApp
12 5 (6.17%) Citrix
12 5 (6.17%) Dell
12 5 (6.17%) EMC
12 5 (6.17%) Blue Coat
12 5 (6.17%) ServiceNow
13 4 (4.94%) FrontRange
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Stott and May
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car, Healthcare+More
Posted: 13 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 23 days ago