The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 362 317 327
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 730 831 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.74% 0.84% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.89% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 592 691 682
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -
Technical Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94041 93776 95543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.45% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 78141 76271 81456
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in England

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in England

Technical Consultant
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
London +25 366 £57,500 +9.52% 75
South East -49 145 £45,000 -5.26% 16
North West -4 51 £48,750 +8.33% 10
South West -32 45 £40,000 -11.11% 10
East of England -2 42 £48,750 +5.40% 10
West Midlands -53 40 £50,000 +13.63% 11
East Midlands +7 23 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Yorkshire -46 11 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Midlands -9 5 £43,500 -24.34%
North East -18 1 - - 1
Technical Consultant
UK

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 520 (34.39%) Microsoft
2 505 (33.40%) Windows
3 424 (28.04%) SQL
4 323 (21.36%) Finance
5 321 (21.23%) SQL Server
6 313 (20.70%) Oracle
7 301 (19.91%) VMware
8 276 (18.25%) Java
9 270 (17.86%) Degree
10 242 (16.01%) VMware Infrastructure
11 207 (13.69%) Microsoft Certification
12 205 (13.56%) Cisco
13 201 (13.29%) JavaScript
14 196 (12.96%) MS Excel
15 195 (12.90%) C#
16 178 (11.77%) HTML
17 169 (11.18%) .NET
18 165 (10.91%) XML
19 161 (10.65%) MS Exchange
20 159 (10.52%) Active Directory
20 159 (10.52%) Citrix
21 158 (10.45%) MCSE
22 157 (10.38%) Linux
23 155 (10.25%) Hyper-V
24 138 (9.13%) Firewall
25 136 (8.99%) ITIL
26 131 (8.66%) Windows Server 2008
27 129 (8.53%) Web Services
28 124 (8.20%) HP
29 119 (7.87%) Project Management

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 161 (10.65%) MS Exchange
2 101 (6.68%) IIS
3 74 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 72 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 68 (4.50%) Lync
6 64 (4.23%) SharePoint
7 59 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2007
8 53 (3.51%) Oracle Workflow
9 44 (2.91%) WebSphere
10 40 (2.65%) JBoss
11 27 (1.79%) WebLogic
12 24 (1.59%) Apache
13 19 (1.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 18 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
15 16 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
15 16 (1.06%) ArcGIS
16 15 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2000
17 14 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
17 14 (0.93%) CMS
18 13 (0.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 196 (12.96%) MS Excel
2 83 (5.49%) MS Office
3 11 (0.73%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.60%) InfoPath
6 8 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.53%) MS Project
7 6 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.40%) InDesign
7 6 (0.40%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.40%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 48 (3.17%) Oracle EBS
2 47 (3.11%) Oracle EBS R12
3 40 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (0.79%) Oracle General Ledger
4 12 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
5 11 (0.73%) Oracle 11i
5 11 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
5 11 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
6 10 (0.66%) Google Analytics
7 8 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
7 8 (0.53%) SAP CRM
7 8 (0.53%) Summit
8 7 (0.46%) FLEXCUBE
8 7 (0.46%) Cognos TM1
8 7 (0.46%) Temenos T24
8 7 (0.46%) Finacle
9 6 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
9 6 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
10 5 (0.33%) JDE OneWorld
10 5 (0.33%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 94 (6.22%) Office 365
2 56 (3.70%) SaaS
3 51 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (1.26%) Force.com
5 17 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.66%) IaaS
7 8 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (0.33%) PaaS
9 2 (0.13%) Pure360
10 1 (0.066%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.066%) Yammer
10 1 (0.066%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 138 (9.13%) Firewall
2 96 (6.35%) TCP/IP
3 91 (6.02%) SAN
4 77 (5.09%) WAN
5 75 (4.96%) LAN
6 72 (4.76%) Internet
7 57 (3.77%) DNS
8 53 (3.51%) VPN
9 43 (2.84%) DHCP
10 40 (2.65%) LDAP
11 37 (2.45%) Unified Communications
12 36 (2.38%) MPLS
13 35 (2.31%) Wireless
14 34 (2.25%) Cisco ASA
14 34 (2.25%) SSL
15 28 (1.85%) BGP
15 28 (1.85%) OSPF
16 25 (1.65%) Cisco PIX
16 25 (1.65%) VLAN
17 24 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 321 (21.23%) SQL Server
2 69 (4.56%) MySQL
3 65 (4.30%) Relational Database
4 44 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (2.51%) Oracle Discoverer
6 37 (2.45%) RDBMS
6 37 (2.45%) DB2
7 33 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
7 33 (2.18%) Big Data
7 33 (2.18%) Oracle Database
8 30 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
9 27 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
9 27 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 26 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 23 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
12 22 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
13 21 (1.39%) Hadoop
14 20 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
14 20 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
15 18 (1.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 46 (3.04%) Oracle Forms
2 18 (1.19%) Eclipse
3 8 (0.53%) Visual Studio
3 8 (0.53%) PowerBuilder
4 7 (0.46%) Dreamweaver
4 7 (0.46%) Subversion
5 5 (0.33%) ClearCase
5 5 (0.33%) Bugzilla
5 5 (0.33%) AdminStudio
5 5 (0.33%) JIRA
5 5 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.26%) SoapUI
6 4 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (0.26%) JMeter
6 4 (0.26%) WebLogic Workshop
7 3 (0.20%) InstallShield
8 2 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.13%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.13%) MSI
General
1 323 (21.36%) Finance
2 103 (6.81%) Banking
3 71 (4.70%) Telecoms
4 60 (3.97%) Marketing
5 43 (2.84%) Retail
6 24 (1.59%) Investment Banking
7 23 (1.52%) Front Office
8 22 (1.46%) Advertising
9 21 (1.39%) Financial Institution
10 18 (1.19%) Retail Banking
10 18 (1.19%) French Language
11 17 (1.12%) German Language
12 14 (0.93%) Law
12 14 (0.93%) Games
13 11 (0.73%) Spanish Language
14 9 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.46%) Military
15 7 (0.46%) Legal
16 6 (0.40%) Local Government
16 6 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (11.77%) HTML
2 169 (11.18%) .NET
3 165 (10.91%) XML
4 129 (8.53%) Web Services
5 95 (6.28%) CSS
6 55 (3.64%) SOAP
7 51 (3.37%) ASP.NET
8 42 (2.78%) Ajax
9 36 (2.38%) HTML5
10 32 (2.12%) .NET Framework
11 31 (2.05%) J2EE
12 27 (1.79%) REST
13 25 (1.65%) Middleware
14 23 (1.52%) XSLT
15 20 (1.32%) Application Packaging
15 20 (1.32%) WCF
15 20 (1.32%) JSP
16 19 (1.26%) Visualforce
16 19 (1.26%) Java EE
17 18 (1.19%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 105 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (5.75%) Management Information System
3 83 (5.49%) Computer Science
4 71 (4.70%) Enterprise Software
5 34 (2.25%) Open Source
6 31 (2.05%) Clustering
7 25 (1.65%) Mathematics
8 21 (1.39%) GIS
9 20 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
10 19 (1.26%) Mobile App
10 19 (1.26%) Blackberry
11 15 (0.99%) User Experience
12 14 (0.93%) CMDB
12 14 (0.93%) Mainframe
13 13 (0.86%) N-Tier
14 12 (0.79%) Data Integration
15 11 (0.73%) Replication
15 11 (0.73%) Social Network
15 11 (0.73%) Data Structures
16 9 (0.60%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 505 (33.40%) Windows
2 157 (10.38%) Linux
3 131 (8.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 118 (7.80%) UNIX
5 109 (7.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 72 (4.76%) Windows 7
7 58 (3.84%) Windows 8
7 58 (3.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 40 (2.65%) Solaris
9 35 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 25 (1.65%) AIX
11 21 (1.39%) Windows 2000 Server
12 17 (1.12%) Windows XP
12 17 (1.12%) Mac OS X
12 17 (1.12%) Android
13 15 (0.99%) Apple iOS
14 11 (0.73%) HPUX
15 8 (0.53%) zOS
15 8 (0.53%) MVS
16 6 (0.40%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (8.99%) ITIL
2 119 (7.87%) Project Management
3 97 (6.42%) CRM
4 93 (6.15%) Service Management
5 85 (5.62%) Workflow
6 82 (5.42%) Mentoring
7 79 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
7 79 (5.22%) Migration
8 74 (4.89%) Service Delivery
9 65 (4.30%) PRINCE2
10 64 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
11 61 (4.03%) Analytics
12 57 (3.77%) Business Development
13 56 (3.70%) Business Analysis
14 52 (3.44%) Data Management
15 49 (3.24%) ITSM
16 48 (3.17%) OO
17 47 (3.11%) Stakeholder Management
18 46 (3.04%) Time Management
19 45 (2.98%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 424 (28.04%) SQL
2 276 (18.25%) Java
3 201 (13.29%) JavaScript
4 195 (12.90%) C#
5 84 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 56 (3.70%) Python
6 56 (3.70%) VBScript
7 42 (2.78%) PowerShell
7 42 (2.78%) C++
8 40 (2.65%) C
9 33 (2.18%) VB
10 30 (1.98%) PHP
11 29 (1.92%) Shell Script
12 24 (1.59%) Perl
12 24 (1.59%) T-SQL
13 19 (1.26%) Apex Code
14 18 (1.19%) VBA
15 15 (0.99%) Bash Shell
16 13 (0.86%) VB.NET
17 10 (0.66%) R
Qualifications
1 270 (17.86%) Degree
2 207 (13.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 158 (10.45%) MCSE
4 106 (7.01%) MCITP
5 102 (6.75%) Cisco Certification
6 84 (5.56%) Security Cleared
7 61 (4.03%) MCTS
8 46 (3.04%) SC Cleared
9 42 (2.78%) CCNA
10 39 (2.58%) MCP
11 37 (2.45%) MCSA
12 33 (2.18%) CCIE
13 32 (2.12%) CCNP
14 26 (1.72%) CCSE
15 23 (1.52%) VCP4
16 21 (1.39%) DV Cleared
17 20 (1.32%) MCSD
17 20 (1.32%) MCDBA
17 20 (1.32%) CISSP
18 17 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.65%) SLA
2 35 (2.31%) QA
3 33 (2.18%) ISO 9001
4 22 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.46%) COBIT
5 7 (0.46%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.33%) GAAP
6 5 (0.33%) EMIR
6 5 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 3 (0.20%) HL7
9 1 (0.066%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.066%) GPG13
System Software
1 242 (16.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 159 (10.52%) Active Directory
3 155 (10.25%) Hyper-V
4 84 (5.56%) XenApp
5 78 (5.16%) XenDesktop
6 63 (4.17%) vSphere
7 32 (2.12%) Microsoft App-V
8 26 (1.72%) vCloud
8 26 (1.72%) XenServer
9 9 (0.60%) Terminal Services
10 8 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (0.46%) NFS
12 6 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
13 5 (0.33%) VMware ESX
14 4 (0.26%) ISA Server
15 3 (0.20%) Terminal Server
15 3 (0.20%) Tivoli Directory Server
15 3 (0.20%) KVM
16 2 (0.13%) Sendmail
16 2 (0.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 92 (6.08%) SCCM
2 67 (4.43%) SCOM
3 30 (1.98%) SCVMM
4 20 (1.32%) SCOrch
5 14 (0.93%) HP UCMDB
6 12 (0.79%) Backup Exec
7 11 (0.73%) Tivoli
7 11 (0.73%) NetBackup
8 10 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
9 9 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (0.53%) XenMobile
11 7 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 7 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 6 (0.40%) Windows Intune
12 6 (0.40%) Data Guard
12 6 (0.40%) OpenView
13 5 (0.33%) WSUS
13 5 (0.33%) yum
13 5 (0.33%) SCSM
14 4 (0.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 520 (34.39%) Microsoft
2 313 (20.70%) Oracle
3 301 (19.91%) VMware
4 205 (13.56%) Cisco
5 159 (10.52%) Citrix
6 124 (8.20%) HP
7 111 (7.34%) NetApp
8 80 (5.29%) Juniper
9 73 (4.83%) IBM
10 54 (3.57%) CheckPoint
11 44 (2.91%) Salesforce.com
12 42 (2.78%) SAP
13 40 (2.65%) F5
14 35 (2.31%) Red Hat
15 32 (2.12%) Fortinet
15 32 (2.12%) Business Objects
16 31 (2.05%) Riverbed
17 30 (1.98%) Avaya
18 29 (1.92%) EMC
18 29 (1.92%) Blue Coat
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £51000 - £60000 per annum + £7,200Car allowance+15% Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £51000 - £60000 per annum + £7200Car allowance+15% Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £50000 per annum + £6,600 Car allowance + 12% Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cheshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £50000 per annum + £6,600 Car allowance + 12% Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Klarion Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Resource Management
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Company Car or Car Allowance
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday