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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 223 196 225
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 35 50 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.45% 0.72% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.75% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 29 41 52
Average salary £50,000 £54,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +27.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
7436 6658 8793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.38% 95.81% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6062 5598 7540
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 October 2014.

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 23 October 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
(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
Cambridgeshire -2 17 £50,000 - 2
Hertfordshire -32 15 £50,000 -7.40% 2
Essex -8 4 £66,000 +22.22%
Suffolk - 1 £32,500 -
Technical Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 41 (43.16%) Microsoft
2 35 (36.84%) SQL
3 34 (35.79%) Oracle
3 34 (35.79%) Windows
4 27 (28.42%) Citrix
5 26 (27.37%) SAN
6 23 (24.21%) VMware
7 22 (23.16%) PL/SQL
7 22 (23.16%) Oracle EBS R12
8 21 (22.11%) Oracle Discoverer
8 21 (22.11%) Oracle EBS
8 21 (22.11%) Workflow
8 21 (22.11%) Oracle Workflow
9 19 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 16 (16.84%) LAN
10 16 (16.84%) WAN
10 16 (16.84%) HP
11 15 (15.79%) MS Exchange
11 15 (15.79%) Project Planning
12 14 (14.74%) Hyper-V
12 14 (14.74%) Business Transformation
12 14 (14.74%) Mentoring
12 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (14.74%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (13.68%) Cisco
13 13 (13.68%) Oracle Forms
13 13 (13.68%) Lync
14 12 (12.63%) Office 365
14 12 (12.63%) SCCM
14 12 (12.63%) Time Management

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 21 (22.11%) Oracle Workflow
2 15 (15.79%) MS Exchange
3 13 (13.68%) Lync
4 6 (6.32%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle Spatial
5 4 (4.21%) IIS
6 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.05%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.05%) JBoss
8 1 (1.05%) Apache
8 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.05%) Node.js
8 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (23.16%) Oracle EBS R12
2 21 (22.11%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (8.42%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle HRMS
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.63%) Office 365
2 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.11%) IaaS
3 1 (1.05%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.05%) SaaS
3 1 (1.05%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 26 (27.37%) SAN
2 16 (16.84%) LAN
2 16 (16.84%) WAN
3 10 (10.53%) DNS
4 7 (7.37%) Firewall
4 7 (7.37%) iSCSI
5 4 (4.21%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.16%) VPN
7 2 (2.11%) BIG-IP
7 2 (2.11%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.11%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (2.11%) MPLS
8 1 (1.05%) ATM
8 1 (1.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.11%) Oracle Discoverer
2 4 (4.21%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.16%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.05%) MySQL
4 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 13 (13.68%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (9.47%) Finance
2 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.05%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.11%) .NET
1 2 (2.11%) CSS
1 2 (2.11%) HTML
2 1 (1.05%) SOAP
2 1 (1.05%) Web Services
2 1 (1.05%) XML
2 1 (1.05%) J2EE
2 1 (1.05%) REST
2 1 (1.05%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.42%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.37%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.26%) EqualLogic
4 4 (4.21%) GIS
5 3 (3.16%) FlexPod
6 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.05%) User Experience
7 1 (1.05%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 34 (35.79%) Windows
2 10 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (8.42%) UNIX
4 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.16%) Linux
7 2 (2.11%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.11%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.11%) Workflow
2 15 (15.79%) Project Planning
3 14 (14.74%) Business Transformation
3 14 (14.74%) Mentoring
3 14 (14.74%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (12.63%) Time Management
4 12 (12.63%) Migration
5 10 (10.53%) Project Management
6 8 (8.42%) ITIL
7 6 (6.32%) Change Management
7 6 (6.32%) Process Management
8 5 (5.26%) OO
8 5 (5.26%) Service Management
8 5 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.26%) ITSM
8 5 (5.26%) Software Deployment
8 5 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (4.21%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.16%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 35 (36.84%) SQL
2 22 (23.16%) PL/SQL
3 5 (5.26%) Java
4 2 (2.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.11%) C#
5 1 (1.05%) VB
5 1 (1.05%) C++
5 1 (1.05%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.58%) MCITP
3 8 (8.42%) Degree
3 8 (8.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (8.42%) NCDA
3 8 (8.42%) NCIE
3 8 (8.42%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (8.42%) MCSE
4 7 (7.37%) CCNP
4 7 (7.37%) VCAP
5 6 (6.32%) MCTS
6 2 (2.11%) VCDX
6 2 (2.11%) VTSP
7 1 (1.05%) CISSP
7 1 (1.05%) CCNA
7 1 (1.05%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 14 (14.74%) Hyper-V
2 10 (10.53%) vSphere
2 10 (10.53%) XenApp
2 10 (10.53%) XenServer
2 10 (10.53%) XenDesktop
3 8 (8.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (7.37%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (7.37%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (5.26%) Active Directory
5 5 (5.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (12.63%) SCCM
2 5 (5.26%) NetBackup
2 5 (5.26%) Backup Exec
3 4 (4.21%) SCOM
4 2 (2.11%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.11%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.11%) SCSM
4 2 (2.11%) Windows Intune
4 2 (2.11%) Legato
Vendors
1 41 (43.16%) Microsoft
2 34 (35.79%) Oracle
3 27 (28.42%) Citrix
4 23 (24.21%) VMware
5 16 (16.84%) HP
6 13 (13.68%) Cisco
7 10 (10.53%) NetApp
8 7 (7.37%) Symantec
9 6 (6.32%) EMC
10 5 (5.26%) Dell
10 5 (5.26%) Veeam
10 5 (5.26%) PlateSpin
11 2 (2.11%) F5
11 2 (2.11%) IBM
11 2 (2.11%) CommVault
11 2 (2.11%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.05%) Google
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