The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 56 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.64% 0.69% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +8.69%
Technical Consultant
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
452 264 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 96.38% 91.67% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 382 228 242
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in the job title across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Cheltenham region.

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Juniper
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) QA
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) HP ASE
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) HP

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) HP ASE
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) IBM