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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 229 194 183
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 32 83 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.43% 0.99% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 1.03% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 30 69 81
Average salary £38,750 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
7130 8031 7928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.00% 95.44% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5893 6697 6916
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 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -7 15 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Hertfordshire -27 12 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Bedfordshire +14 4 £27,500 -57.69% 1
Norfolk +7 1 - -
Technical Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 42 (56.76%) Microsoft
2 33 (44.59%) Windows
3 18 (24.32%) Oracle
4 17 (22.97%) SQL
5 16 (21.62%) VMware
6 15 (20.27%) Citrix
6 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
7 14 (18.92%) .NET
7 14 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (17.57%) Computer Science
9 12 (16.22%) WAN
9 12 (16.22%) Linux
10 11 (14.86%) SAN
10 11 (14.86%) Migration
11 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
11 10 (13.51%) LAN
11 10 (13.51%) MS Office
11 10 (13.51%) Degree
11 10 (13.51%) Office 365
12 9 (12.16%) QA
12 9 (12.16%) Project Planning
12 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (12.16%) Lync
12 9 (12.16%) IIS
12 9 (12.16%) MS Exchange
12 9 (12.16%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (12.16%) Management Information System
13 8 (10.81%) Internet
13 8 (10.81%) Active Directory
13 8 (10.81%) Business Transformation

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (12.16%) Lync
1 9 (12.16%) IIS
1 9 (12.16%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.35%) Apache
6 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.35%) JBoss
6 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
1 10 (13.51%) MS Office
2 7 (9.46%) MS Visio
3 5 (6.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (5.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle iStore
3 1 (1.35%) Infor CRM
3 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.35%) Sage CRM
3 1 (1.35%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.51%) Office 365
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.05%) SaaS
3 3 (4.05%) OneDrive
4 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.22%) WAN
2 11 (14.86%) SAN
3 10 (13.51%) LAN
4 8 (10.81%) Internet
5 6 (8.11%) SMTP
5 6 (8.11%) DHCP
5 6 (8.11%) TCP/IP
6 5 (6.76%) Firewall
7 4 (5.41%) DNS
8 3 (4.05%) VPN
8 3 (4.05%) LDAP
9 2 (2.70%) MPLS
9 2 (2.70%) POP3
9 2 (2.70%) SSL
9 2 (2.70%) VLAN
9 2 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (8.11%) Oracle Database
4 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (5.41%) MySQL
6 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (4.05%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (2.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (9.46%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Marketing
3 2 (2.70%) Front Office
3 2 (2.70%) Electronics
3 2 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.92%) .NET
2 6 (8.11%) HTML
3 5 (6.76%) Web Services
4 4 (5.41%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.05%) REST
5 3 (4.05%) SOAP
6 2 (2.70%) XML
6 2 (2.70%) CSS
6 2 (2.70%) J2EE
6 2 (2.70%) HTML5
7 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.16%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.76%) GIS
5 2 (2.70%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.70%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.70%) Physics
5 2 (2.70%) Open Source
6 1 (1.35%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.35%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (44.59%) Windows
2 12 (16.22%) Linux
3 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.70%) UNIX
6 2 (2.70%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.70%) Android
7 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.86%) Migration
2 9 (12.16%) Project Planning
2 9 (12.16%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (10.81%) Business Transformation
3 8 (10.81%) Mentoring
4 7 (9.46%) Service Delivery
4 7 (9.46%) ITIL
5 6 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (6.76%) DevOps
6 5 (6.76%) Test Planning
7 4 (5.41%) Time Management
8 3 (4.05%) Multithreading
8 3 (4.05%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (4.05%) ERP
8 3 (4.05%) Project Management
8 3 (4.05%) Workflow
8 3 (4.05%) Identity Management
9 2 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.70%) Malware Detection\Protection
9 2 (2.70%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.97%) SQL
2 6 (8.11%) PL/SQL
3 5 (6.76%) C#
3 5 (6.76%) C++
4 4 (5.41%) Java
5 3 (4.05%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.05%) Embedded C
5 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.05%) C
6 2 (2.70%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.70%) Perl
6 2 (2.70%) PHP
6 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.70%) VBScript
6 2 (2.70%) VB
6 2 (2.70%) Python
7 1 (1.35%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.35%) VC++
7 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.70%) MCSE
3 1 (1.35%) MCTS
3 1 (1.35%) MCITP
3 1 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) QA
System Software
1 14 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.81%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.11%) XenApp
4 5 (6.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.70%) vSphere
5 2 (2.70%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.35%) Xen
6 1 (1.35%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (2.70%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (1.35%) SCCM
2 1 (1.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (56.76%) Microsoft
2 18 (24.32%) Oracle
3 16 (21.62%) VMware
4 15 (20.27%) Citrix
5 5 (6.76%) F5
6 3 (4.05%) Cisco
7 2 (2.70%) Websense
7 2 (2.70%) HP
7 2 (2.70%) NetApp
7 2 (2.70%) Lumesse
8 1 (1.35%) FalconStor
8 1 (1.35%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.35%) SAP
8 1 (1.35%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.35%) Sage
8 1 (1.35%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.35%) CommVault
8 1 (1.35%) Dell
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