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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 41 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.41% 3.54% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 3.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Average salary £20,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-61.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
Technical Consultant
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon 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
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
241 222 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 98.77% 98.23% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 205 185 173
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Croydon

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 5 (55.56%) GIS
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) vSphere
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (33.33%) XenApp
3 3 (33.33%) XenServer
3 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 3 (33.33%) Veeam
3 3 (33.33%) Lync
3 3 (33.33%) CCEE
3 3 (33.33%) CCAA
3 3 (33.33%) Office 365
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2000
3 3 (33.33%) WSUS
3 3 (33.33%) CCNA
3 3 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) Dell
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (33.33%) DNS

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2000
1 3 (33.33%) Lync
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) Wireless
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) GIS
2 3 (33.33%) Replication
2 3 (33.33%) Clustering
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (33.33%) CCNA
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) CCEE
2 3 (33.33%) CCAA
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) NCDA
4 1 (11.11%) NCIE
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (44.44%) vSphere
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) XenApp
2 3 (33.33%) XenServer
2 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 3 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Veeam
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) Dell
2 3 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp