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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 359 311 314
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 760 984 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.74% 0.88% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.93% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 636 810 753
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £33,200
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
97593 105823 97862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.61% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 80674 86926 82405
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £27,500 £26,988
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 5 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 5 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 -35 350 £55,000 - 59
South East -53 160 £50,000 +5.26% 38
South West -4 72 £40,000 -11.11% 13
North West -10 56 £48,750 +14.70% 12
West Midlands +12 47 £52,500 +10.52% 12
East of England -36 34 £41,250 -15.38% 6
East Midlands +1 21 £37,000 -20.00% 2
Yorkshire -20 21 £40,000 +21.21% 6
Midlands +3 1 £43,500 -21.97%
North East -10 1 £61,500 +36.66%
Technical Consultant
UK

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 492 (33.00%) Microsoft
2 474 (31.79%) Windows
3 467 (31.32%) SQL
4 357 (23.94%) Finance
5 330 (22.13%) SQL Server
6 299 (20.05%) Java
7 291 (19.52%) Oracle
8 266 (17.84%) VMware
9 252 (16.90%) Degree
10 212 (14.22%) MS Excel
11 207 (13.88%) VMware Infrastructure
12 201 (13.48%) HTML
13 200 (13.41%) Microsoft Certification
14 193 (12.94%) Linux
15 189 (12.68%) C#
16 188 (12.61%) Cisco
17 179 (12.01%) XML
18 174 (11.67%) JavaScript
19 172 (11.54%) Active Directory
20 168 (11.27%) MCSE
21 166 (11.13%) Hyper-V
22 163 (10.93%) Web Services
23 157 (10.53%) UNIX
24 155 (10.40%) .NET
25 132 (8.85%) ITIL
26 131 (8.79%) HP
27 130 (8.72%) Citrix
28 128 (8.58%) Firewall
29 122 (8.18%) Project Management
30 113 (7.58%) MS Exchange

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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
1 113 (7.58%) MS Exchange
2 103 (6.91%) IIS
3 93 (6.24%) WebSphere
4 63 (4.23%) Lync
5 57 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 57 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 57 (3.82%) WebSphere Application Server
5 57 (3.82%) SharePoint
6 55 (3.69%) JBoss
7 47 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2007
8 43 (2.88%) Oracle Workflow
9 30 (2.01%) Tomcat
10 29 (1.95%) Apache
11 27 (1.81%) WebLogic
12 25 (1.68%) MQSeries
12 25 (1.68%) CICS
13 15 (1.01%) CMS
14 12 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 12 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
15 11 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 212 (14.22%) MS Excel
2 72 (4.83%) MS Office
3 15 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.94%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.74%) MS Project
6 8 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.40%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.20%) SPSS
9 2 (0.13%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.13%) FrameMaker
9 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.13%) InDesign
9 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 35 (2.35%) Oracle EBS
2 34 (2.28%) Oracle EBS R12
3 28 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (0.94%) SAP CRM
4 14 (0.94%) Oracle General Ledger
5 13 (0.87%) Oracle Payables
5 13 (0.87%) Oracle Receivables
6 12 (0.80%) SAP IS-U
6 12 (0.80%) SAP Business One
7 11 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
8 9 (0.60%) Oracle 11i
9 7 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
9 7 (0.47%) Cognos TM1
9 7 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
10 6 (0.40%) Oracle iProcurement
11 5 (0.34%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 5 (0.34%) SAP SRM
11 5 (0.34%) JDE OneWorld
12 4 (0.27%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 105 (7.04%) Office 365
2 78 (5.23%) SaaS
3 54 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (1.48%) Force.com
6 11 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (0.54%) Google Analytics
8 6 (0.40%) IaaS
9 5 (0.34%) Veeva
10 4 (0.27%) PaaS
10 4 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
11 3 (0.20%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.067%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.067%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.067%) IBM SmartCloud
12 1 (0.067%) Yammer
12 1 (0.067%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.067%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 128 (8.58%) Firewall
2 108 (7.24%) TCP/IP
3 80 (5.37%) SAN
4 67 (4.49%) WAN
5 61 (4.09%) LAN
6 54 (3.62%) SSL
7 53 (3.55%) VPN
8 50 (3.35%) DNS
9 49 (3.29%) MPLS
10 46 (3.09%) Internet
11 42 (2.82%) OSPF
11 42 (2.82%) BGP
12 41 (2.75%) Cisco ASA
13 39 (2.62%) DHCP
14 38 (2.55%) LDAP
15 37 (2.48%) Unified Communications
16 34 (2.28%) Wireless
17 29 (1.95%) Cisco PIX
17 29 (1.95%) NetScreen
18 26 (1.74%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 330 (22.13%) SQL Server
2 65 (4.36%) DB2
3 61 (4.09%) MySQL
4 56 (3.76%) Relational Database
5 52 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 40 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 37 (2.48%) RDBMS
8 30 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
9 28 (1.88%) Big Data
10 27 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 27 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 25 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
11 25 (1.68%) Oracle Database
12 24 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
12 24 (1.61%) Oracle Discoverer
13 23 (1.54%) Oracle BI EE
14 22 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
15 21 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
15 21 (1.41%) SAP HANA
16 16 (1.07%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 30 (2.01%) Oracle Forms
2 14 (0.94%) Eclipse
3 13 (0.87%) Visual Studio
4 8 (0.54%) Subversion
4 8 (0.54%) Git (software)
5 7 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (0.47%) Selenium
6 6 (0.40%) PowerBuilder
6 6 (0.40%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.34%) SonarQube
7 5 (0.34%) JIRA
7 5 (0.34%) Bugzilla
7 5 (0.34%) ClearCase
8 4 (0.27%) LoadRunner
9 3 (0.20%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.20%) WebLogic Workshop
9 3 (0.20%) JMeter
9 3 (0.20%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 357 (23.94%) Finance
2 110 (7.38%) Banking
3 71 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 55 (3.69%) Retail
5 52 (3.49%) Marketing
6 34 (2.28%) Retail Banking
7 24 (1.61%) Financial Institution
8 20 (1.34%) Games
9 17 (1.14%) Front Office
10 15 (1.01%) Investment Banking
10 15 (1.01%) Spanish Language
11 12 (0.80%) Law
12 10 (0.67%) Advertising
12 10 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (0.67%) German Language
13 9 (0.60%) International Banking
14 7 (0.47%) Local Government
14 7 (0.47%) French Language
15 6 (0.40%) Legal
15 6 (0.40%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (13.48%) HTML
2 179 (12.01%) XML
3 163 (10.93%) Web Services
4 155 (10.40%) .NET
5 107 (7.18%) CSS
6 62 (4.16%) ASP.NET
7 53 (3.55%) SOAP
8 40 (2.68%) J2EE
8 40 (2.68%) Java EE
8 40 (2.68%) HTML5
9 39 (2.62%) Ajax
10 32 (2.15%) .NET Framework
11 31 (2.08%) Visualforce
12 28 (1.88%) XSLT
13 25 (1.68%) ISPF
13 25 (1.68%) REST
14 23 (1.54%) COM
15 22 (1.48%) WebSphere MQ
16 19 (1.27%) SAP Basis
17 18 (1.21%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 110 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
2 92 (6.17%) Computer Science
3 87 (5.84%) Enterprise Software
4 83 (5.57%) Management Information System
5 81 (5.43%) Private Cloud
6 38 (2.55%) Clustering
7 30 (2.01%) Mainframe
8 29 (1.95%) Open Source
9 27 (1.81%) Mathematics
10 26 (1.74%) User Experience
11 19 (1.27%) CMDB
12 14 (0.94%) Physics
13 13 (0.87%) Mobile App
14 12 (0.80%) Blackberry
15 11 (0.74%) Social Network
15 11 (0.74%) Data Structures
15 11 (0.74%) iSeries
16 10 (0.67%) SWIFT
16 10 (0.67%) Data Integration
16 10 (0.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 474 (31.79%) Windows
2 193 (12.94%) Linux
3 157 (10.53%) UNIX
4 109 (7.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 100 (6.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 61 (4.09%) Windows 7
7 55 (3.69%) Windows 8
8 47 (3.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 40 (2.68%) Solaris
10 32 (2.15%) AIX
11 25 (1.68%) MVS
12 20 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (0.74%) zOS
14 10 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
14 10 (0.67%) Mac OS X
14 10 (0.67%) Android
15 9 (0.60%) Windows XP
15 9 (0.60%) HPUX
15 9 (0.60%) Ubuntu
16 8 (0.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (8.85%) ITIL
2 122 (8.18%) Project Management
3 110 (7.38%) Service Management
4 89 (5.97%) SOA
4 89 (5.97%) Service Delivery
5 84 (5.63%) CRM
6 83 (5.57%) Business Intelligence
7 76 (5.10%) Business Analysis
7 76 (5.10%) Time Management
8 72 (4.83%) Workflow
9 70 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
10 68 (4.56%) Migration
10 68 (4.56%) Mentoring
11 66 (4.43%) ITSM
12 65 (4.36%) PRINCE2
13 64 (4.29%) Analytics
14 59 (3.96%) Stakeholder Management
15 53 (3.55%) OO
15 53 (3.55%) Technical Architecture
16 43 (2.88%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 467 (31.32%) SQL
2 299 (20.05%) Java
3 189 (12.68%) C#
4 174 (11.67%) JavaScript
5 46 (3.09%) PL/SQL
6 38 (2.55%) Perl
7 34 (2.28%) C++
8 33 (2.21%) PHP
8 33 (2.21%) Python
9 31 (2.08%) C
9 31 (2.08%) Apex Code
10 30 (2.01%) PowerShell
11 27 (1.81%) VB
12 25 (1.68%) Shell Script
12 25 (1.68%) JCL
13 23 (1.54%) ABAP
14 22 (1.48%) VBScript
15 16 (1.07%) VBA
16 13 (0.87%) T-SQL
16 13 (0.87%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 252 (16.90%) Degree
2 200 (13.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 168 (11.27%) MCSE
4 108 (7.24%) Cisco Certification
5 107 (7.18%) MCITP
6 65 (4.36%) MCTS
6 65 (4.36%) Security Cleared
7 46 (3.09%) CCIE
8 40 (2.68%) CCNP
9 38 (2.55%) MCSA
10 37 (2.48%) SC Cleared
11 36 (2.41%) MCP
12 29 (1.95%) CCNA
12 29 (1.95%) CCSE
13 17 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 17 (1.14%) JNCIS
14 16 (1.07%) CISSP
15 14 (0.94%) MCSD
15 14 (0.94%) MCDBA
16 12 (0.80%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (2.62%) QA
2 36 (2.41%) SLA
3 24 (1.61%) ISO 9001
4 18 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.34%) GAAP
6 4 (0.27%) HL7
7 3 (0.20%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.20%) COBIT
8 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.067%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.067%) FATCA
System Software
1 207 (13.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 172 (11.54%) Active Directory
3 166 (11.13%) Hyper-V
4 74 (4.96%) vSphere
5 56 (3.76%) XenApp
6 51 (3.42%) XenDesktop
7 42 (2.82%) vCloud
8 22 (1.48%) XenServer
9 17 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (0.60%) VMware ESX
12 7 (0.47%) NFS
12 7 (0.47%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.34%) Terminal Server
13 5 (0.34%) Varnish
14 3 (0.20%) VMware Server
14 3 (0.20%) Tivoli Directory Server
14 3 (0.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 3 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 2 (0.13%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 86 (5.77%) SCCM
2 67 (4.49%) SCOM
3 27 (1.81%) Tivoli
4 22 (1.48%) SCVMM
5 19 (1.27%) HP UCMDB
6 17 (1.14%) SCOrch
7 13 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (0.74%) Backup Exec
9 9 (0.60%) NetBackup
10 8 (0.54%) Puppet
10 8 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 5 (0.34%) CA LISA
11 5 (0.34%) yum
12 4 (0.27%) Data Guard
12 4 (0.27%) Windows Intune
12 4 (0.27%) OpenView
12 4 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
12 4 (0.27%) XenMobile
13 3 (0.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 3 (0.20%) Control-M
Vendors
1 492 (33.00%) Microsoft
2 291 (19.52%) Oracle
3 266 (17.84%) VMware
4 188 (12.61%) Cisco
5 131 (8.79%) HP
6 130 (8.72%) Citrix
7 99 (6.64%) Juniper
8 89 (5.97%) IBM
9 83 (5.57%) NetApp
10 64 (4.29%) SAP
11 59 (3.96%) CheckPoint
12 56 (3.76%) Business Objects
13 55 (3.69%) Salesforce.com
14 53 (3.55%) F5
15 49 (3.29%) Riverbed
16 39 (2.62%) Fortinet
17 33 (2.21%) Blue Coat
18 31 (2.08%) Tufin
19 29 (1.95%) IronPort
19 29 (1.95%) ServiceNow
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Bonus Mileage Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum + Healthcare
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AccessPay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stott and May
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 20 hours ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus, pension, health
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Surrey
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago