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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 365 310 303
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 749 836 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.70% 0.85% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.90% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 635 697 811
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
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
100759 92707 104130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.26% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82433 77843 89539
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 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
London -32 338 £55,000 - 42
South East -83 163 £50,000 - 21
South West +23 73 £42,500 -5.55% 5
East of England -29 49 £50,000 -7.40% 12
West Midlands -11 47 £52,000 +30.00% 7
Yorkshire -53 31 £41,500 +3.75% 5
North West -77 26 £41,250 -2.94% 8
East Midlands -28 21 £47,500 - 1
Midlands +7 1 - -
Technical Consultant
UK

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 530 (31.34%) SQL
2 510 (30.16%) Microsoft
3 431 (25.49%) Oracle
4 420 (24.84%) Windows
5 388 (22.95%) SQL Server
6 383 (22.65%) Finance
7 343 (20.28%) Java
8 298 (17.62%) .NET
9 280 (16.56%) VMware
10 252 (14.90%) Degree
11 249 (14.73%) XML
12 248 (14.67%) MS Excel
13 217 (12.83%) C#
14 210 (12.42%) HTML
15 196 (11.59%) JavaScript
16 192 (11.35%) Citrix
17 177 (10.47%) VMware Infrastructure
18 176 (10.41%) ITIL
19 163 (9.64%) UNIX
19 163 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
20 158 (9.34%) MS Exchange
21 157 (9.28%) Linux
21 157 (9.28%) Project Management
22 153 (9.05%) Web Services
23 149 (8.81%) Hyper-V
24 148 (8.75%) Active Directory
25 143 (8.46%) Cisco
26 142 (8.40%) Banking
27 136 (8.04%) Firewall
28 123 (7.27%) CRM

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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
1 158 (9.34%) MS Exchange
2 105 (6.21%) SharePoint
3 96 (5.68%) IIS
4 67 (3.96%) Lync
5 64 (3.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 59 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2013
7 54 (3.19%) Oracle Workflow
8 48 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2007
9 47 (2.78%) WebSphere
10 44 (2.60%) Tomcat
11 39 (2.31%) Apache
12 25 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2003
13 21 (1.24%) WebLogic
13 21 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
14 18 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2000
15 16 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
16 13 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 12 (0.71%) CMS
17 12 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
18 10 (0.59%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 248 (14.67%) MS Excel
2 102 (6.03%) MS Office
3 17 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.47%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.30%) SPSS
6 3 (0.18%) MS Project
6 3 (0.18%) FastStats
7 1 (0.059%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.059%) DOC1
7 1 (0.059%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 68 (4.02%) Oracle EBS R12
2 61 (3.61%) Oracle EBS
3 31 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 29 (1.71%) Dynamics AX
5 25 (1.48%) Oracle 11i
6 19 (1.12%) Oracle General Ledger
7 16 (0.95%) Oracle HRMS
8 14 (0.83%) Oracle Receivables
9 13 (0.77%) Oracle Financials
9 13 (0.77%) SAP Business One
10 12 (0.71%) Oracle Assets
10 12 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
11 10 (0.59%) Google Analytics
12 9 (0.53%) SAP CRM
13 6 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
13 6 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 5 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
14 5 (0.30%) Temenos T24
14 5 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
14 5 (0.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 70 (4.14%) SaaS
2 47 (2.78%) Office 365
3 34 (2.01%) Force.com
4 20 (1.18%) PaaS
5 15 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (0.41%) Pure360
7 7 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (0.18%) IaaS
9 1 (0.059%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.059%) Taleo
9 1 (0.059%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 136 (8.04%) Firewall
2 108 (6.39%) SAN
3 86 (5.09%) DNS
4 83 (4.91%) TCP/IP
5 80 (4.73%) WAN
6 68 (4.02%) LAN
7 38 (2.25%) DHCP
8 32 (1.89%) Internet
9 30 (1.77%) VPN
10 29 (1.71%) Wireless
11 25 (1.48%) NetScaler
12 22 (1.30%) LDAP
13 21 (1.24%) Network Security
13 21 (1.24%) Unified Communications
14 19 (1.12%) iSCSI
15 18 (1.06%) HTTP
16 15 (0.89%) NAS
17 13 (0.77%) MPLS
18 12 (0.71%) VoIP
18 12 (0.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 388 (22.95%) SQL Server
2 96 (5.68%) Relational Database
3 52 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 50 (2.96%) Oracle Database
5 43 (2.54%) Big Data
6 40 (2.37%) Oracle Discoverer
7 34 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
7 34 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
8 32 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 31 (1.83%) RDBMS
9 31 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
9 31 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
10 30 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
11 26 (1.54%) MySQL
12 22 (1.30%) Hadoop
13 19 (1.12%) Oracle BI EE
14 17 (1.01%) DB2
14 17 (1.01%) QlikView
14 17 (1.01%) NoSQL
15 15 (0.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 39 (2.31%) Eclipse
2 35 (2.07%) Oracle Forms
3 22 (1.30%) Visual Studio
4 10 (0.59%) Xcode
5 8 (0.47%) InstallShield
6 5 (0.30%) CruiseControl
6 5 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.24%) MSI
7 4 (0.24%) JUnit
7 4 (0.24%) PowerBuilder
8 3 (0.18%) WebLogic Workshop
8 3 (0.18%) JDeveloper
8 3 (0.18%) Introscope
8 3 (0.18%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.12%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.12%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.12%) Subversion
9 2 (0.12%) AdminStudio
9 2 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 383 (22.65%) Finance
2 142 (8.40%) Banking
3 82 (4.85%) Telecoms
4 58 (3.43%) Marketing
5 34 (2.01%) Advertising
6 33 (1.95%) Retail
7 29 (1.71%) Front Office
8 19 (1.12%) Back Office
9 17 (1.01%) German Language
10 14 (0.83%) Local Government
11 12 (0.71%) Billing
11 12 (0.71%) Publishing
12 11 (0.65%) Military
13 10 (0.59%) Investment Banking
13 10 (0.59%) French Language
13 10 (0.59%) Manufacturing
14 8 (0.47%) Legal
14 8 (0.47%) Aerospace
15 7 (0.41%) Spanish Language
15 7 (0.41%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 298 (17.62%) .NET
2 249 (14.73%) XML
3 210 (12.42%) HTML
4 153 (9.05%) Web Services
5 120 (7.10%) CSS
6 94 (5.56%) SOAP
7 55 (3.25%) J2EE
8 44 (2.60%) ASP.NET
9 35 (2.07%) HTML5
10 32 (1.89%) jQuery
11 29 (1.71%) XSLT
12 28 (1.66%) Middleware
13 27 (1.60%) Ajax
14 24 (1.42%) WSDL
15 22 (1.30%) Visualforce
16 18 (1.06%) RESTful
16 18 (1.06%) Spring
16 18 (1.06%) JSON
16 18 (1.06%) Hibernate
17 17 (1.01%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 111 (6.56%) Computer Science
2 101 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
3 75 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
4 59 (3.49%) Management Information System
5 38 (2.25%) Open Source
6 32 (1.89%) Clustering
7 23 (1.36%) GIS
8 20 (1.18%) Mathematics
8 20 (1.18%) Smartcard
9 17 (1.01%) Replication
9 17 (1.01%) PKI
10 15 (0.89%) Blackberry
11 14 (0.83%) Social Media
12 13 (0.77%) Mobile App
13 12 (0.71%) Kindle
13 12 (0.71%) Grid Computing
13 12 (0.71%) EFT
14 11 (0.65%) EqualLogic
15 10 (0.59%) User Experience
16 9 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 420 (24.84%) Windows
2 163 (9.64%) UNIX
3 157 (9.28%) Linux
4 106 (6.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 91 (5.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 78 (4.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 44 (2.60%) Solaris
8 28 (1.66%) Windows 2000 Server
8 28 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (1.36%) AIX
10 21 (1.24%) Windows 7
11 18 (1.06%) Android
12 16 (0.95%) Apple iOS
12 16 (0.95%) Windows 8
13 14 (0.83%) Mac OS X
14 11 (0.65%) HPUX
14 11 (0.65%) CentOS
15 5 (0.30%) Windows XP
16 4 (0.24%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (10.41%) ITIL
2 157 (9.28%) Project Management
3 123 (7.27%) CRM
4 103 (6.09%) Workflow
5 96 (5.68%) Service Management
6 91 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
7 85 (5.03%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (5.03%) Analytics
8 76 (4.49%) Migration
9 67 (3.96%) PRINCE2
10 65 (3.84%) OO
11 54 (3.19%) ITSM
12 53 (3.13%) Software Engineering
13 52 (3.08%) Service Delivery
14 50 (2.96%) E-Commerce
15 48 (2.84%) Business Development
16 47 (2.78%) Mentoring
17 45 (2.66%) Project Planning
17 45 (2.66%) Business Analysis
18 44 (2.60%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 530 (31.34%) SQL
2 343 (20.28%) Java
3 217 (12.83%) C#
4 196 (11.59%) JavaScript
5 112 (6.62%) PL/SQL
6 76 (4.49%) Python
7 74 (4.38%) C++
8 49 (2.90%) VBScript
9 41 (2.42%) VB
10 40 (2.37%) Perl
11 38 (2.25%) Shell Script
12 37 (2.19%) PHP
12 37 (2.19%) C
13 33 (1.95%) Ruby
14 30 (1.77%) PowerShell
15 29 (1.71%) T-SQL
16 23 (1.36%) Apex Code
17 20 (1.18%) ABAP
18 18 (1.06%) VB.NET
19 15 (0.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 252 (14.90%) Degree
2 163 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 119 (7.04%) MCSE
4 109 (6.45%) MCITP
5 70 (4.14%) Cisco Certification
6 65 (3.84%) Security Cleared
7 53 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 45 (2.66%) CCNA
9 42 (2.48%) Citrix Certification
10 35 (2.07%) MCTS
11 29 (1.71%) CCNP
12 27 (1.60%) SC Cleared
13 26 (1.54%) CCA
14 23 (1.36%) MCP
15 21 (1.24%) NCIE
16 18 (1.06%) DV Cleared
17 17 (1.01%) NCDA
18 15 (0.89%) MCSA
19 13 (0.77%) ISEB
19 13 (0.77%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (2.90%) SLA
2 41 (2.42%) QA
3 22 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 16 (0.95%) HL7
5 12 (0.71%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.47%) COBIT
7 5 (0.30%) ISO 9000
8 4 (0.24%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.24%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.12%) IAS 39
10 1 (0.059%) EMIR
10 1 (0.059%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 177 (10.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 149 (8.81%) Hyper-V
3 148 (8.75%) Active Directory
4 85 (5.03%) XenApp
5 69 (4.08%) XenDesktop
6 47 (2.78%) vSphere
7 36 (2.13%) XenServer
8 32 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
9 26 (1.54%) VMware ESX
10 16 (0.95%) Terminal Server
11 10 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (0.59%) NFS
12 8 (0.47%) Terminal Services
13 7 (0.41%) KVM
14 5 (0.30%) Squid
14 5 (0.30%) vCloud
14 5 (0.30%) Forefront TMG
14 5 (0.30%) qmail
15 4 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 4 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 58 (3.43%) SCCM
2 32 (1.89%) Backup Exec
3 28 (1.66%) SCOM
4 20 (1.18%) NetBackup
5 14 (0.83%) SCSM
6 12 (0.71%) SCVMM
6 12 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
6 12 (0.71%) XenMobile
7 9 (0.53%) Tivoli
7 9 (0.53%) WSUS
7 9 (0.53%) Puppet
8 8 (0.47%) OpenView
9 7 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
11 5 (0.30%) Legato
11 5 (0.30%) Control-M
12 4 (0.24%) HP Data Protector
12 4 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 4 (0.24%) SCOrch
13 3 (0.18%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 510 (30.16%) Microsoft
2 431 (25.49%) Oracle
3 280 (16.56%) VMware
4 192 (11.35%) Citrix
5 143 (8.46%) Cisco
6 116 (6.86%) HP
7 80 (4.73%) NetApp
8 77 (4.55%) IBM
9 67 (3.96%) SAP
10 61 (3.61%) JBoss
11 54 (3.19%) Salesforce.com
12 43 (2.54%) Symantec
13 41 (2.42%) Dell
14 38 (2.25%) Red Hat
15 34 (2.01%) EMC
16 33 (1.95%) CheckPoint
17 28 (1.66%) Business Objects
17 28 (1.66%) Sun
18 23 (1.36%) Avaya
19 21 (1.24%) Bloomberg
Richmond, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25 - 45k plus Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic !!
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
North West
Networking People
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + 35 days hols
Posted: 22 hours ago
Clevedon, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32k + Car or £5k Car Allow
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits and Work From Home
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Imperative People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum + Car & Pack
Posted: Yesterday
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £75k & Bonus, Car Allowance, Private Health, Pension, Life Cover
Posted: Yesterday
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: £75k, Car Allowance, Corporate Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday