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 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 367 322 319
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 730 938 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.73% 0.86% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.90% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 623 780 742
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 22 May 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 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
London -10 338 £55,000 - 58
South East -56 161 £50,000 +8.10% 44
South West -1 67 £39,000 -13.33% 16
West Midlands +30 53 £51,500 +8.42% 9
North West -19 33 £45,000 +2.27% 11
East of England -35 32 £38,750 -22.50% 8
Yorkshire -21 27 £40,000 +21.21% 7
East Midlands -4 19 £37,000 -17.77% 4
North East 0 1 £61,500 +36.66%
Technical Consultant
UK

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 480 (32.83%) SQL
2 463 (31.67%) Microsoft
3 455 (31.12%) Windows
4 359 (24.56%) Finance
5 335 (22.91%) SQL Server
6 308 (21.07%) Java
7 282 (19.29%) Oracle
8 247 (16.89%) VMware
9 240 (16.42%) Degree
10 207 (14.16%) MS Excel
11 193 (13.20%) Linux
12 191 (13.06%) HTML
13 187 (12.79%) Cisco
14 186 (12.72%) VMware Infrastructure
15 184 (12.59%) C#
16 181 (12.38%) Microsoft Certification
17 177 (12.11%) Active Directory
17 177 (12.11%) Web Services
18 175 (11.97%) XML
19 159 (10.88%) MCSE
19 159 (10.88%) JavaScript
19 159 (10.88%) .NET
20 158 (10.81%) UNIX
21 151 (10.33%) Hyper-V
22 140 (9.58%) ITIL
23 133 (9.10%) Project Management
24 128 (8.76%) HP
25 123 (8.41%) Citrix
26 116 (7.93%) IIS
27 114 (7.80%) Firewall

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 116 (7.93%) IIS
2 94 (6.43%) MS Exchange
3 93 (6.36%) WebSphere
4 65 (4.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 60 (4.10%) Lync
6 56 (3.83%) SharePoint
7 51 (3.49%) JBoss
8 50 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2013
9 47 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2010
10 43 (2.94%) Oracle Workflow
11 38 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
12 33 (2.26%) Tomcat
13 31 (2.12%) MQSeries
13 31 (2.12%) CICS
14 27 (1.85%) WebLogic
14 27 (1.85%) Apache
15 17 (1.16%) CMS
16 14 (0.96%) GlassFish
17 13 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
18 12 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 207 (14.16%) MS Excel
2 70 (4.79%) MS Office
3 16 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (0.89%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.75%) MS Project
6 8 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.27%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.14%) FrameMaker
9 1 (0.068%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 38 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
2 34 (2.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 25 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 15 (1.03%) Oracle General Ledger
4 15 (1.03%) SAP Business One
5 14 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
5 14 (0.96%) Oracle Receivables
6 13 (0.89%) SAP CRM
7 12 (0.82%) SAP IS-U
8 10 (0.68%) Oracle 11i
8 10 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
9 8 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
9 8 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
10 7 (0.48%) Oracle iProcurement
10 7 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
11 6 (0.41%) JDE OneWorld
12 5 (0.34%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 5 (0.34%) SAP SRM
12 5 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
12 5 (0.34%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 95 (6.50%) Office 365
2 81 (5.54%) SaaS
3 47 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (1.50%) Force.com
6 12 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (0.62%) IaaS
8 8 (0.55%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.34%) Veeva
10 4 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
10 4 (0.27%) PaaS
11 3 (0.21%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.068%) IBM SmartCloud
12 1 (0.068%) Yammer
12 1 (0.068%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.068%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.068%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.068%) Boomi
12 1 (0.068%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 114 (7.80%) Firewall
2 97 (6.63%) TCP/IP
3 81 (5.54%) SAN
4 67 (4.58%) WAN
5 60 (4.10%) LAN
6 54 (3.69%) MPLS
7 52 (3.56%) SSL
8 51 (3.49%) DNS
9 48 (3.28%) VPN
9 48 (3.28%) OSPF
9 48 (3.28%) BGP
10 42 (2.87%) Internet
11 41 (2.80%) Cisco ASA
12 39 (2.67%) DHCP
13 35 (2.39%) Wireless
13 35 (2.39%) Unified Communications
14 33 (2.26%) Cisco IOS
15 32 (2.19%) LDAP
16 31 (2.12%) NetScreen
16 31 (2.12%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 335 (22.91%) SQL Server
2 70 (4.79%) DB2
3 54 (3.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 53 (3.63%) Relational Database
5 52 (3.56%) MySQL
6 38 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 35 (2.39%) RDBMS
8 28 (1.92%) Big Data
9 27 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 26 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
10 26 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 26 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
11 23 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
11 23 (1.57%) Oracle Database
12 22 (1.50%) Oracle Discoverer
13 21 (1.44%) SAP HANA
14 20 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
14 20 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
15 16 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
16 15 (1.03%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 28 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
2 15 (1.03%) Visual Studio
3 10 (0.68%) Eclipse
3 10 (0.68%) Selenium
3 10 (0.68%) Git (software)
4 9 (0.62%) Subversion
5 7 (0.48%) Jenkins
6 6 (0.41%) PowerBuilder
6 6 (0.41%) SonarQube
7 5 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (0.34%) JIRA
7 5 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (0.34%) ClearCase
7 5 (0.34%) LoadRunner
7 5 (0.34%) Bugzilla
8 3 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.21%) ERwin
8 3 (0.21%) JDeveloper
9 2 (0.14%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 359 (24.56%) Finance
2 101 (6.91%) Banking
3 68 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 52 (3.56%) Marketing
4 52 (3.56%) Retail
5 34 (2.33%) Retail Banking
6 23 (1.57%) Financial Institution
7 21 (1.44%) Games
8 17 (1.16%) Front Office
9 13 (0.89%) Spanish Language
10 12 (0.82%) German Language
10 12 (0.82%) Investment Banking
11 11 (0.75%) International Banking
11 11 (0.75%) Law
12 9 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (0.55%) French Language
13 8 (0.55%) Local Government
14 7 (0.48%) Advertising
15 6 (0.41%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.41%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (13.06%) HTML
2 177 (12.11%) Web Services
3 175 (11.97%) XML
4 159 (10.88%) .NET
5 99 (6.77%) CSS
6 62 (4.24%) ASP.NET
7 49 (3.35%) SOAP
8 41 (2.80%) J2EE
8 41 (2.80%) Java EE
9 38 (2.60%) HTML5
10 35 (2.39%) Visualforce
11 34 (2.33%) Ajax
12 31 (2.12%) ISPF
12 31 (2.12%) .NET Framework
13 28 (1.92%) WebSphere MQ
14 24 (1.64%) REST
15 23 (1.57%) XSLT
16 21 (1.44%) COM
17 17 (1.16%) CSS3
17 17 (1.16%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 111 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
2 97 (6.63%) Computer Science
3 84 (5.75%) Enterprise Software
4 77 (5.27%) Management Information System
5 75 (5.13%) Private Cloud
6 38 (2.60%) Clustering
7 36 (2.46%) Mainframe
8 29 (1.98%) Mathematics
9 26 (1.78%) Open Source
10 23 (1.57%) User Experience
11 17 (1.16%) Physics
11 17 (1.16%) CMDB
12 16 (1.09%) Replication
13 10 (0.68%) Client/Server
13 10 (0.68%) Mobile App
13 10 (0.68%) iSeries
13 10 (0.68%) Data Structures
14 9 (0.62%) SWIFT
14 9 (0.62%) Social Network
14 9 (0.62%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 455 (31.12%) Windows
2 193 (13.20%) Linux
3 158 (10.81%) UNIX
4 98 (6.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 93 (6.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 57 (3.90%) Windows 7
7 51 (3.49%) Windows 8
8 44 (3.01%) Solaris
8 44 (3.01%) Windows Server 2003
9 41 (2.80%) AIX
10 31 (2.12%) MVS
11 20 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (0.68%) zOS
12 10 (0.68%) Android
12 10 (0.68%) Ubuntu
13 8 (0.55%) Windows XP
13 8 (0.55%) Apple iOS
14 6 (0.41%) SUSE
14 6 (0.41%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (9.58%) ITIL
2 133 (9.10%) Project Management
3 113 (7.73%) Service Management
4 101 (6.91%) SOA
5 96 (6.57%) Service Delivery
6 82 (5.61%) Time Management
6 82 (5.61%) CRM
6 82 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
7 74 (5.06%) Business Analysis
8 73 (4.99%) Workflow
9 71 (4.86%) Migration
9 71 (4.86%) ITSM
9 71 (4.86%) Agile Software Development
10 69 (4.72%) PRINCE2
11 64 (4.38%) Analytics
12 61 (4.17%) Mentoring
13 58 (3.97%) Stakeholder Management
14 53 (3.63%) Technical Architecture
15 52 (3.56%) OO
16 40 (2.74%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 480 (32.83%) SQL
2 308 (21.07%) Java
3 184 (12.59%) C#
4 159 (10.88%) JavaScript
5 45 (3.08%) Perl
6 42 (2.87%) C++
7 40 (2.74%) PL/SQL
8 38 (2.60%) Python
9 35 (2.39%) Apex Code
10 34 (2.33%) PHP
11 32 (2.19%) PowerShell
12 31 (2.12%) JCL
13 29 (1.98%) C
14 26 (1.78%) VB
15 21 (1.44%) ABAP
16 20 (1.37%) Shell Script
17 18 (1.23%) T-SQL
18 16 (1.09%) VBA
19 15 (1.03%) Ruby
20 14 (0.96%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 240 (16.42%) Degree
2 181 (12.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 159 (10.88%) MCSE
4 111 (7.59%) Cisco Certification
5 93 (6.36%) MCITP
6 61 (4.17%) MCTS
7 53 (3.63%) Security Cleared
8 51 (3.49%) CCIE
9 43 (2.94%) CCNP
10 40 (2.74%) MCSA
11 32 (2.19%) MCP
12 29 (1.98%) CCSE
13 28 (1.92%) SC Cleared
14 26 (1.78%) CCNA
15 20 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 17 (1.16%) JNCIS
17 12 (0.82%) CISSP
17 12 (0.82%) JNCIP
18 11 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
19 10 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (2.46%) QA
2 32 (2.19%) SLA
3 14 (0.96%) ISO 9001
3 14 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.27%) GAAP
4 4 (0.27%) HL7
5 3 (0.21%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (0.14%) COBIT
7 1 (0.068%) FATCA
7 1 (0.068%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 186 (12.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 177 (12.11%) Active Directory
3 151 (10.33%) Hyper-V
4 72 (4.92%) vSphere
5 51 (3.49%) XenApp
6 46 (3.15%) XenDesktop
7 39 (2.67%) vCloud
8 22 (1.50%) XenServer
9 17 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
10 13 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
11 9 (0.62%) VMware ESX
12 8 (0.55%) Terminal Server
13 7 (0.48%) NFS
13 7 (0.48%) Terminal Services
14 6 (0.41%) Varnish
15 3 (0.21%) Tivoli Directory Server
15 3 (0.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 3 (0.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 3 (0.21%) VMware Server
16 2 (0.14%) Squid
Systems Management
1 76 (5.20%) SCCM
2 60 (4.10%) SCOM
3 33 (2.26%) Tivoli
4 17 (1.16%) HP UCMDB
5 16 (1.09%) SCOrch
6 14 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (0.75%) SCVMM
8 10 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 9 (0.62%) Puppet
9 9 (0.62%) Backup Exec
10 8 (0.55%) NetBackup
11 6 (0.41%) CA LISA
12 5 (0.34%) yum
13 4 (0.27%) OpenView
13 4 (0.27%) Windows Intune
14 3 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 3 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
14 3 (0.21%) CA Single Sign-On
14 3 (0.21%) Control-M
15 2 (0.14%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 463 (31.67%) Microsoft
2 282 (19.29%) Oracle
3 247 (16.89%) VMware
4 187 (12.79%) Cisco
5 128 (8.76%) HP
6 123 (8.41%) Citrix
7 106 (7.25%) Juniper
8 95 (6.50%) IBM
9 73 (4.99%) NetApp
10 61 (4.17%) Business Objects
10 61 (4.17%) SAP
11 60 (4.10%) Salesforce.com
12 58 (3.97%) CheckPoint
12 58 (3.97%) F5
13 57 (3.90%) Riverbed
14 38 (2.60%) Fortinet
15 34 (2.33%) Blue Coat
16 32 (2.19%) Tufin
17 31 (2.12%) IronPort
18 27 (1.85%) Red Hat
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
IT Human Resources
Salary: training + car + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Project People Ltd.
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - pens + car + more
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum Plus Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £34000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Car Allow Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus Mileage Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JPS Selection
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus, excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Connected IT
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago