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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 350 297 290
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 783 877 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.73% 0.87% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.92% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 670 731 884
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.46%
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
101022 95344 106346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.22% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 82464 79867 91509
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -10 360 £55,000 +1.85% 36
South East -84 179 £50,000 +5.26% 24
South West +24 69 £42,500 -5.55% 8
East of England -26 47 £50,000 -7.40% 6
West Midlands +8 42 £50,000 +42.85% 4
Yorkshire -54 35 £33,000 -24.13% 4
North West -77 26 £42,500 -5.55% 5
East Midlands -32 20 £46,250 +2.77% 3
Midlands +8 2 £55,500 +0.90%
Technical Consultant
UK

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 536 (30.77%) SQL
2 521 (29.91%) Microsoft
3 464 (26.64%) Oracle
4 402 (23.08%) Finance
5 399 (22.90%) Windows
6 383 (21.99%) SQL Server
7 367 (21.07%) Java
8 317 (18.20%) .NET
9 275 (15.79%) MS Excel
10 274 (15.73%) VMware
11 259 (14.87%) XML
12 254 (14.58%) Degree
13 228 (13.09%) C#
14 204 (11.71%) HTML
15 194 (11.14%) JavaScript
16 187 (10.73%) Citrix
17 177 (10.16%) VMware Infrastructure
18 174 (9.99%) UNIX
19 169 (9.70%) Linux
20 167 (9.59%) Project Management
21 164 (9.41%) ITIL
22 155 (8.90%) Microsoft Certification
23 153 (8.78%) Active Directory
24 151 (8.67%) Hyper-V
25 149 (8.55%) Cisco
26 147 (8.44%) MS Exchange
27 145 (8.32%) Web Services
28 137 (7.86%) Firewall
29 133 (7.63%) Banking
30 127 (7.29%) CRM

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 147 (8.44%) MS Exchange
2 109 (6.26%) SharePoint
3 88 (5.05%) IIS
4 62 (3.56%) Lync
5 59 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 56 (3.21%) Oracle Workflow
7 47 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
8 46 (2.64%) WebSphere
8 46 (2.64%) Tomcat
9 45 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2007
10 40 (2.30%) Apache
11 26 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
12 22 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
13 18 (1.03%) WebLogic
14 17 (0.98%) SAS
14 17 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2000
14 17 (0.98%) CMS
15 16 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
16 15 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
17 12 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 275 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 100 (5.74%) MS Office
3 20 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.46%) SPSS
5 7 (0.40%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.17%) MS Project
6 3 (0.17%) FastStats
7 1 (0.057%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.057%) DOC1
7 1 (0.057%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.057%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 73 (4.19%) Oracle EBS R12
2 62 (3.56%) Oracle EBS
3 32 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
4 31 (1.78%) Dynamics AX
5 25 (1.44%) Oracle 11i
6 21 (1.21%) Oracle General Ledger
7 18 (1.03%) Oracle HRMS
8 17 (0.98%) Oracle Receivables
9 15 (0.86%) Oracle Financials
10 14 (0.80%) SAP Business One
10 14 (0.80%) Oracle Payables
10 14 (0.80%) Oracle Assets
11 10 (0.57%) Magento
11 10 (0.57%) Google Analytics
12 9 (0.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 9 (0.52%) SAP CRM
13 8 (0.46%) Cognos TM1
14 6 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
15 5 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
16 4 (0.23%) SunGard AvantGard
Cloud Services
1 70 (4.02%) SaaS
2 43 (2.47%) Office 365
3 33 (1.89%) Force.com
4 23 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (1.32%) PaaS
5 10 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.29%) Pure360
7 2 (0.11%) IaaS
8 1 (0.057%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.057%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.057%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.057%) Taleo
8 1 (0.057%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 137 (7.86%) Firewall
2 108 (6.20%) SAN
3 84 (4.82%) DNS
3 84 (4.82%) WAN
4 79 (4.54%) TCP/IP
5 71 (4.08%) LAN
6 36 (2.07%) DHCP
7 35 (2.01%) VPN
8 32 (1.84%) Wireless
9 27 (1.55%) NetScaler
10 25 (1.44%) Network Security
10 25 (1.44%) Internet
11 20 (1.15%) iSCSI
12 19 (1.09%) HTTP
12 19 (1.09%) LDAP
13 17 (0.98%) NAS
14 16 (0.92%) SSL
15 15 (0.86%) MPLS
16 14 (0.80%) VoIP
16 14 (0.80%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 383 (21.99%) SQL Server
2 91 (5.22%) Relational Database
3 64 (3.67%) Oracle Database
4 54 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 49 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
6 48 (2.76%) Big Data
7 39 (2.24%) Oracle Reports
7 39 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 38 (2.18%) SQL Server 2012
9 37 (2.12%) SQL Server 2005
10 36 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
11 35 (2.01%) Oracle Discoverer
12 31 (1.78%) MySQL
13 27 (1.55%) RDBMS
14 26 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
15 23 (1.32%) QlikView
16 21 (1.21%) Hadoop
16 21 (1.21%) NoSQL
16 21 (1.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 17 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 40 (2.30%) Oracle Forms
2 38 (2.18%) Eclipse
3 24 (1.38%) Visual Studio
4 11 (0.63%) Xcode
5 7 (0.40%) InstallShield
6 5 (0.29%) CruiseControl
7 4 (0.23%) JUnit
7 4 (0.23%) JDeveloper
7 4 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (0.17%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.17%) MSI
8 3 (0.17%) Introscope
8 3 (0.17%) PowerBuilder
9 2 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.11%) Rational Rose
9 2 (0.11%) ProC
9 2 (0.11%) Subversion
10 1 (0.057%) MorphX
General
1 402 (23.08%) Finance
2 133 (7.63%) Banking
3 88 (5.05%) Telecoms
4 66 (3.79%) Marketing
5 38 (2.18%) Retail
6 35 (2.01%) Advertising
7 24 (1.38%) Front Office
8 20 (1.15%) Back Office
9 13 (0.75%) Legal
9 13 (0.75%) Manufacturing
9 13 (0.75%) Publishing
9 13 (0.75%) Billing
9 13 (0.75%) German Language
10 12 (0.69%) Local Government
10 12 (0.69%) Military
11 8 (0.46%) Investment Banking
11 8 (0.46%) Aerospace
11 8 (0.46%) Law
12 7 (0.40%) General Ledger
12 7 (0.40%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 317 (18.20%) .NET
2 259 (14.87%) XML
3 204 (11.71%) HTML
4 145 (8.32%) Web Services
5 126 (7.23%) CSS
6 95 (5.45%) SOAP
7 67 (3.85%) J2EE
8 48 (2.76%) ASP.NET
9 38 (2.18%) jQuery
10 36 (2.07%) Middleware
11 30 (1.72%) Ajax
11 30 (1.72%) HTML5
12 29 (1.66%) XSLT
13 27 (1.55%) WSDL
14 23 (1.32%) Visualforce
15 22 (1.26%) Spring
16 19 (1.09%) Hibernate
17 18 (1.03%) RESTful
18 17 (0.98%) JSON
19 16 (0.92%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 123 (7.06%) Computer Science
2 81 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
3 56 (3.21%) Management Information System
4 49 (2.81%) Open Source
5 35 (2.01%) Clustering
6 29 (1.66%) Mathematics
7 19 (1.09%) GIS
8 18 (1.03%) PKI
8 18 (1.03%) Smartcard
9 16 (0.92%) Grid Computing
9 16 (0.92%) Social Media
9 16 (0.92%) Mobile App
10 14 (0.80%) Replication
10 14 (0.80%) Blackberry
11 13 (0.75%) Statistics
12 12 (0.69%) Kindle
13 11 (0.63%) EqualLogic
14 10 (0.57%) EFT
15 9 (0.52%) Fixed Income
16 8 (0.46%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 399 (22.90%) Windows
2 174 (9.99%) UNIX
3 169 (9.70%) Linux
4 106 (6.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 90 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 83 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 40 (2.30%) Solaris
8 27 (1.55%) Windows 2000 Server
9 24 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (1.15%) Windows 7
10 20 (1.15%) Android
11 18 (1.03%) Apple iOS
12 17 (0.98%) AIX
13 16 (0.92%) Windows 8
14 13 (0.75%) CentOS
15 12 (0.69%) HPUX
16 11 (0.63%) Mac OS X
17 6 (0.34%) Windows XP
18 4 (0.23%) Ubuntu
19 2 (0.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (9.59%) Project Management
2 164 (9.41%) ITIL
3 127 (7.29%) CRM
4 121 (6.95%) Business Intelligence
5 108 (6.20%) Workflow
6 94 (5.40%) Analytics
7 92 (5.28%) Service Management
8 69 (3.96%) Migration
9 65 (3.73%) OO
10 64 (3.67%) Software Engineering
11 63 (3.62%) PRINCE2
12 53 (3.04%) ITSM
13 52 (2.99%) ETL
13 52 (2.99%) Business Analysis
14 51 (2.93%) Service Delivery
14 51 (2.93%) E-Commerce
15 48 (2.76%) Business Development
16 47 (2.70%) Project Planning
16 47 (2.70%) ERP
17 45 (2.58%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 536 (30.77%) SQL
2 367 (21.07%) Java
3 228 (13.09%) C#
4 194 (11.14%) JavaScript
5 115 (6.60%) PL/SQL
6 87 (4.99%) C++
7 68 (3.90%) Python
8 49 (2.81%) VB
9 47 (2.70%) C
10 43 (2.47%) Shell Script
11 42 (2.41%) PHP
12 41 (2.35%) Perl
13 39 (2.24%) VBScript
13 39 (2.24%) Ruby
14 24 (1.38%) T-SQL
14 24 (1.38%) Apex Code
15 23 (1.32%) PowerShell
16 20 (1.15%) ABAP
17 18 (1.03%) VB.NET
18 16 (0.92%) X++
Qualifications
1 254 (14.58%) Degree
2 155 (8.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 117 (6.72%) MCSE
4 113 (6.49%) MCITP
5 72 (4.13%) Cisco Certification
6 64 (3.67%) Security Cleared
7 56 (3.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 45 (2.58%) CCNA
9 38 (2.18%) Citrix Certification
9 38 (2.18%) MCTS
10 34 (1.95%) CCNP
11 24 (1.38%) SC Cleared
12 23 (1.32%) DV Cleared
12 23 (1.32%) CCA
13 22 (1.26%) NCIE
14 21 (1.21%) MCP
15 18 (1.03%) NCDA
16 16 (0.92%) VCAP
17 15 (0.86%) CCIE
18 14 (0.80%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (2.64%) QA
2 45 (2.58%) SLA
3 22 (1.26%) HL7
4 21 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 12 (0.69%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.40%) COBIT
7 6 (0.34%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.34%) ISO 9000
8 4 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.17%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.11%) IAS 39
System Software
1 177 (10.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 153 (8.78%) Active Directory
3 151 (8.67%) Hyper-V
4 80 (4.59%) XenApp
5 65 (3.73%) XenDesktop
6 53 (3.04%) vSphere
7 36 (2.07%) XenServer
8 33 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
9 26 (1.49%) VMware ESX
10 17 (0.98%) Terminal Server
11 9 (0.52%) NFS
11 9 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
13 6 (0.34%) vCloud
13 6 (0.34%) KVM
13 6 (0.34%) Terminal Services
14 5 (0.29%) qmail
14 5 (0.29%) Squid
15 4 (0.23%) Xen
15 4 (0.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 58 (3.33%) SCCM
2 33 (1.89%) Backup Exec
3 32 (1.84%) SCOM
4 18 (1.03%) NetBackup
5 14 (0.80%) SCSM
6 12 (0.69%) SCVMM
6 12 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
7 11 (0.63%) XenMobile
8 9 (0.52%) Tivoli
9 8 (0.46%) EMC NetWorker
9 8 (0.46%) Puppet
10 7 (0.40%) WSUS
10 7 (0.40%) OpenView
11 6 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (0.23%) HP UCMDB
12 4 (0.23%) Control-M
12 4 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 4 (0.23%) Legato
12 4 (0.23%) HP Data Protector
12 4 (0.23%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 521 (29.91%) Microsoft
2 464 (26.64%) Oracle
3 274 (15.73%) VMware
4 187 (10.73%) Citrix
5 149 (8.55%) Cisco
6 112 (6.43%) HP
7 87 (4.99%) SAP
8 78 (4.48%) NetApp
9 74 (4.25%) IBM
10 59 (3.39%) JBoss
11 54 (3.10%) Salesforce.com
12 44 (2.53%) Business Objects
13 41 (2.35%) CheckPoint
13 41 (2.35%) Symantec
14 39 (2.24%) Dell
15 32 (1.84%) EMC
16 31 (1.78%) Juniper
16 31 (1.78%) Red Hat
17 26 (1.49%) F5
18 25 (1.44%) Sun
Clevedon, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £32,000 + Car or £5k Car Allow
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Broady Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Management Systems Modelling Ltd
Salary: Competitive - will be discussed at interview
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car allow +bonus +ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Home Based Contrac
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Home Based Contrac
Posted: 4 days ago