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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 214 197 227
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 40 46 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 0.70% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.72% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 34 36 41
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £39,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
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
6939 6363 8070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.26% 96.39% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5613 5136 6982
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 January 2015.

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 January 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
Cambridgeshire +9 20 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Hertfordshire -24 13 £66,250 +47.22% 2
Bedfordshire +8 4 £27,500 -49.07% 1
Essex -23 3 £45,000 -16.66%
Technical Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 39 (52.00%) Windows
2 35 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 22 (29.33%) Oracle
4 18 (24.00%) Citrix
5 16 (21.33%) SAN
5 16 (21.33%) Migration
5 16 (21.33%) VMware
6 15 (20.00%) WAN
6 15 (20.00%) SQL
7 14 (18.67%) LAN
8 13 (17.33%) Project Planning
8 13 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (17.33%) Mentoring
9 12 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (16.00%) Management Information System
9 12 (16.00%) PL/SQL
9 12 (16.00%) Business Transformation
10 11 (14.67%) Degree
11 10 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (13.33%) Oracle EBS R12
11 10 (13.33%) Oracle Discoverer
11 10 (13.33%) Oracle Workflow
11 10 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
11 10 (13.33%) Workflow
12 9 (12.00%) Cisco
12 9 (12.00%) .NET
13 8 (10.67%) Linux
13 8 (10.67%) MS Excel
13 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (9.33%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 10 (13.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 7 (9.33%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.67%) Lync
3 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.00%) Oracle Spatial
5 3 (4.00%) IIS
6 2 (2.67%) JBoss
6 2 (2.67%) Apache
6 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (10.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 10 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.00%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.33%) SalesLogix
3 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.67%) Office 365
3 2 (2.67%) IaaS
4 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.33%) SAN
2 15 (20.00%) WAN
3 14 (18.67%) LAN
4 5 (6.67%) SMTP
4 5 (6.67%) VPN
4 5 (6.67%) Firewall
4 5 (6.67%) Internet
5 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.33%) iSCSI
6 3 (4.00%) POP3
7 2 (2.67%) SSL
7 2 (2.67%) DNS
7 2 (2.67%) LDAP
7 2 (2.67%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.33%) xDSL
8 1 (1.33%) PBX
8 1 (1.33%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.33%) Oracle Discoverer
2 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.67%) MySQL
4 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.67%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (5.33%) Marketing
2 3 (4.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.67%) Front Office
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.00%) .NET
2 4 (5.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.00%) HTML
4 2 (2.67%) CSS
4 2 (2.67%) SOAP
4 2 (2.67%) Web Services
4 2 (2.67%) REST
5 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (9.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 39 (52.00%) Windows
2 10 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (10.67%) Linux
3 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (8.00%) UNIX
5 4 (5.33%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.33%) Migration
2 13 (17.33%) Project Planning
2 13 (17.33%) Mentoring
3 12 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (16.00%) Business Transformation
4 10 (13.33%) Workflow
5 7 (9.33%) ITIL
6 5 (6.67%) Time Management
6 5 (6.67%) DevOps
6 5 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.33%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.00%) OO
8 3 (4.00%) ERP
9 2 (2.67%) MOF
9 2 (2.67%) Project Management
9 2 (2.67%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.67%) Service Management
9 2 (2.67%) Identity Management
9 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.67%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.00%) SQL
2 12 (16.00%) PL/SQL
3 7 (9.33%) C#
4 5 (6.67%) Java
5 4 (5.33%) C++
6 3 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.00%) PHP
6 3 (4.00%) VBScript
7 2 (2.67%) VB
7 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) Degree
2 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.67%) MCSE
3 2 (2.67%) MCITP
4 1 (1.33%) MCTS
4 1 (1.33%) MCSA
4 1 (1.33%) CISSP
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) QA
System Software
1 13 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.00%) XenApp
3 3 (4.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.67%) Sendmail
4 2 (2.67%) XenServer
4 2 (2.67%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.67%) vSphere
5 1 (1.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (8.00%) SCOM
2 3 (4.00%) SCCM
2 3 (4.00%) SCVMM
3 2 (2.67%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (2.67%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (2.67%) SCOrch
3 2 (2.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (2.67%) SCSM
3 2 (2.67%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 35 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 22 (29.33%) Oracle
3 18 (24.00%) Citrix
4 16 (21.33%) VMware
5 9 (12.00%) Cisco
6 5 (6.67%) F5
7 4 (5.33%) NetApp
8 3 (4.00%) HP
8 3 (4.00%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.67%) Websense
9 2 (2.67%) IBM
9 2 (2.67%) JD Edwards
9 2 (2.67%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (2.67%) SAP
9 2 (2.67%) Lumesse
10 1 (1.33%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.33%) Sage
10 1 (1.33%) Juniper
10 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Car + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £35,300 to £39,800 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £36,000 per annum £28-36k plus travel expenses
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Project Related Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k
Posted: 16 days ago