The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 198 244 214
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 66 35 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.95% 0.45% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.46% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 59 34 69
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £70,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
Technical Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6682 7531 8384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.70% 97.59% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5498 6171 6963
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in the East of England

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in the East of England

Technical Consultant
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
Hertfordshire +21 22 £55,000 +25.71% 3
Cambridgeshire +12 22 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Bedfordshire 0 9 £62,500 +127.27% 2
Essex - 9 £100,000 -
Suffolk - 6 £55,000 - 1
Technical Consultant
England

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 46 (37.70%) VMware
2 44 (36.07%) Windows
3 43 (35.25%) C#
4 37 (30.33%) HTML
5 36 (29.51%) JavaScript
6 35 (28.69%) Java
7 34 (27.87%) SQL
7 34 (27.87%) VMware Infrastructure
8 30 (24.59%) Presales
9 29 (23.77%) Mentoring
10 28 (22.95%) Windows Server
10 28 (22.95%) .NET
10 28 (22.95%) Microsoft
11 27 (22.13%) SQL Server
12 26 (21.31%) Finance
13 23 (18.85%) Citrix
14 22 (18.03%) C++
14 22 (18.03%) ASP.NET
15 21 (17.21%) Active Directory
16 20 (16.39%) CSS
16 20 (16.39%) Ajax
16 20 (16.39%) SQL Server 2008
16 20 (16.39%) SQL Server 2012
17 19 (15.57%) VB.NET
17 19 (15.57%) IBM
18 18 (14.75%) XML
18 18 (14.75%) Cisco
18 18 (14.75%) SDLC
19 17 (13.93%) Microsoft Certification
19 17 (13.93%) MCSE

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 15 (12.30%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (11.48%) MS Exchange
3 13 (10.66%) WebLogic
4 10 (8.20%) SharePoint
5 8 (6.56%) Skype for Business
6 4 (3.28%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.46%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.82%) Apache
9 1 (0.82%) CMS
9 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.82%) DOC1
2 1 (0.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.82%) Exstream
1 1 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.20%) Office 365
2 7 (5.74%) SaaS
3 6 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.84%) SAN
2 3 (2.46%) Skype
3 2 (1.64%) Firewall
4 1 (0.82%) DHCP
4 1 (0.82%) DNS
4 1 (0.82%) LAN
4 1 (0.82%) Network Security
4 1 (0.82%) VPN
4 1 (0.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.13%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (16.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (10.66%) Big Data
4 6 (4.92%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.82%) MySQL
5 1 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (13.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (13.11%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.28%) Cucumber
3 4 (3.28%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.28%) HP UFT
3 4 (3.28%) JBehave
3 4 (3.28%) Ranorex
3 4 (3.28%) RSpec
3 4 (3.28%) Selenium
3 4 (3.28%) Subversion
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle APEX
General
1 26 (21.31%) Finance
2 13 (10.66%) Telecoms
3 11 (9.02%) Banking
4 4 (3.28%) Games
4 4 (3.28%) Retail
5 3 (2.46%) German Language
6 1 (0.82%) French Language
6 1 (0.82%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.82%) Marketing
6 1 (0.82%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.82%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (30.33%) HTML
2 28 (22.95%) .NET
3 22 (18.03%) ASP.NET
4 20 (16.39%) Ajax
4 20 (16.39%) CSS
5 18 (14.75%) XML
6 16 (13.11%) .NET Framework
7 15 (12.30%) WCF
8 13 (10.66%) EJB
8 13 (10.66%) Hibernate
8 13 (10.66%) J2EE
8 13 (10.66%) Spring
9 10 (8.20%) Web Services
10 4 (3.28%) WebSphere MQ
11 3 (2.46%) Flash
11 3 (2.46%) jQuery
12 2 (1.64%) REST
12 2 (1.64%) SOAP
13 1 (0.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.66%) Cybercrime
1 13 (10.66%) iPhone
1 13 (10.66%) Visualisation
2 7 (5.74%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.74%) Mathematics
3 6 (4.92%) Physics
4 3 (2.46%) AS400
4 3 (2.46%) iSeries
5 2 (1.64%) DataPower
5 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.64%) Fintech
6 1 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.82%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.82%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.82%) HP Storage
6 1 (0.82%) iPad
6 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.82%) PKI
6 1 (0.82%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (36.07%) Windows
2 28 (22.95%) Windows Server
3 14 (11.48%) Linux
3 14 (11.48%) Unix
4 13 (10.66%) Android
4 13 (10.66%) Windows Phone
5 8 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (5.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (4.92%) Solaris
8 3 (2.46%) OS/400
8 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (24.59%) Presales
2 29 (23.77%) Mentoring
3 18 (14.75%) SDLC
4 17 (13.93%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (13.93%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (13.11%) OOD
5 16 (13.11%) Unit Testing
5 16 (13.11%) Wealth Management
5 16 (13.11%) Workflow
6 15 (12.30%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 14 (11.48%) Web Development
8 13 (10.66%) Android Development
8 13 (10.66%) Automated Testing
8 13 (10.66%) Cybersecurity
8 13 (10.66%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (10.66%) Integration Testing
8 13 (10.66%) iOS Development
8 13 (10.66%) Mobile Development
8 13 (10.66%) Network Design
8 13 (10.66%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 43 (35.25%) C#
2 36 (29.51%) JavaScript
3 35 (28.69%) Java
4 34 (27.87%) SQL
5 22 (18.03%) C++
6 19 (15.57%) VB.NET
7 14 (11.48%) Python
8 13 (10.66%) Objective-C
9 11 (9.02%) PowerShell
10 7 (5.74%) Perl
11 2 (1.64%) C
11 2 (1.64%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.82%) PHP
12 1 (0.82%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (13.93%) MCSE
1 17 (13.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (12.30%) Security Cleared
3 14 (11.48%) SC Cleared
4 13 (10.66%) DV Cleared
4 13 (10.66%) MCITP
5 10 (8.20%) Degree
6 6 (4.92%) MCSA
7 2 (1.64%) MCP
7 2 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.82%) CCA
8 1 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.82%) MCTS
8 1 (0.82%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.11%) QA
2 2 (1.64%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.82%) HL7
3 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (27.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (17.21%) Active Directory
3 13 (10.66%) vSphere
4 12 (9.84%) XenApp
5 9 (7.38%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.46%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.64%) iptables
7 2 (1.64%) XenServer
8 1 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (4.10%) SCOM
2 1 (0.82%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 46 (37.70%) VMware
2 28 (22.95%) Microsoft
3 23 (18.85%) Citrix
4 19 (15.57%) IBM
5 18 (14.75%) Cisco
6 15 (12.30%) Oracle
7 2 (1.64%) HP
7 2 (1.64%) Intel
8 1 (0.82%) 3PAR
8 1 (0.82%) SAP
8 1 (0.82%) Twitter
Bedford
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus of 10-18k per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits +Bonus, Healthcare and Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago