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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 349 321 289
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 773 874 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.74% 0.85% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.90% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 618 716 936
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,750 £64,875
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +8.69%
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 £26,500 £26,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +9 383 £55,000 - 38
South East -32 160 £42,500 -15.00% 12
South West +7 55 £40,000 - 4
West Midlands -2 46 £40,000 -20.00% 11
North West -32 35 £42,500 -15.00% 13
Yorkshire -52 30 £46,500 +3.33% 5
East of England -46 28 £42,500 -21.29% 4
East Midlands +8 13 £45,000 -5.26% 1
North East -4 7 £37,500 -46.42% 1
Midlands 0 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Technical Consultant
UK

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 499 (32.72%) Microsoft
2 489 (32.07%) Windows
3 443 (29.05%) SQL
4 360 (23.61%) SQL Server
5 351 (23.02%) Oracle
6 311 (20.39%) Finance
7 303 (19.87%) Java
8 285 (18.69%) Degree
9 271 (17.77%) VMware
10 236 (15.48%) .NET
11 233 (15.28%) C#
12 217 (14.23%) MS Excel
13 215 (14.10%) VMware Infrastructure
14 209 (13.70%) JavaScript
15 184 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
16 181 (11.87%) XML
17 170 (11.15%) HTML
18 162 (10.62%) MS Exchange
18 162 (10.62%) Citrix
19 144 (9.44%) Cisco
19 144 (9.44%) ITIL
20 136 (8.92%) Project Management
20 136 (8.92%) Active Directory
21 135 (8.85%) Linux
22 133 (8.72%) Windows Server 2008
22 133 (8.72%) Hyper-V
23 132 (8.66%) MCSE
24 127 (8.33%) Banking
25 125 (8.20%) Firewall
26 116 (7.61%) CRM

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 162 (10.62%) MS Exchange
2 88 (5.77%) IIS
3 85 (5.57%) SharePoint
4 67 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 60 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 55 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2007
7 49 (3.21%) Oracle Workflow
8 48 (3.15%) JBoss
9 42 (2.75%) Lync
10 37 (2.43%) WebSphere
11 36 (2.36%) Apache
12 30 (1.97%) WebLogic
13 24 (1.57%) Tomcat
14 23 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2003
15 21 (1.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 19 (1.25%) ArcGIS
17 18 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2000
17 18 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
18 10 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
19 9 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 217 (14.23%) MS Excel
2 101 (6.62%) MS Office
3 14 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.52%) InfoPath
5 8 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.46%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.39%) Acrobat
7 6 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.39%) InDesign
8 3 (0.20%) MS Project
8 3 (0.20%) SPSS
8 3 (0.20%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 43 (2.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 42 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 40 (2.62%) Oracle EBS
4 17 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
5 10 (0.66%) SAP CRM
5 10 (0.66%) Oracle 11i
6 9 (0.59%) Oracle General Ledger
7 8 (0.52%) Temenos T24
7 8 (0.52%) Summit
8 7 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
8 7 (0.46%) FLEXCUBE
8 7 (0.46%) Finacle
9 6 (0.39%) Cognos TM1
9 6 (0.39%) SAP Business One
10 5 (0.33%) SalesLogix
10 5 (0.33%) SAP FI
11 4 (0.26%) SAP MM
11 4 (0.26%) Pivotal CRM
11 4 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
11 4 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 64 (4.20%) Office 365
2 43 (2.82%) SaaS
3 35 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (1.51%) Force.com
5 10 (0.66%) PaaS
6 9 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (0.52%) IaaS
8 7 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.33%) Pure360
10 1 (0.066%) IBM SmartCloud
10 1 (0.066%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 125 (8.20%) Firewall
2 103 (6.75%) TCP/IP
3 88 (5.77%) SAN
4 62 (4.07%) DNS
5 58 (3.80%) Internet
6 54 (3.54%) LAN
6 54 (3.54%) WAN
7 43 (2.82%) DHCP
8 34 (2.23%) VPN
9 28 (1.84%) LDAP
10 25 (1.64%) Wireless
11 19 (1.25%) VLAN
11 19 (1.25%) Network Security
11 19 (1.25%) NetScaler
11 19 (1.25%) Cisco Nexus
12 18 (1.18%) Unified Communications
12 18 (1.18%) iSCSI
13 15 (0.98%) Cisco IOS
14 14 (0.92%) SSL
15 13 (0.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 360 (23.61%) SQL Server
2 80 (5.25%) Relational Database
3 49 (3.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 47 (3.08%) MySQL
5 40 (2.62%) Oracle Discoverer
6 37 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 36 (2.36%) RDBMS
7 36 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
7 36 (2.36%) Oracle Database
8 29 (1.90%) Big Data
8 29 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 27 (1.77%) DB2
10 26 (1.70%) Oracle Reports
11 25 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
12 24 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 24 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
13 16 (1.05%) Hadoop
14 14 (0.92%) Data Mining
14 14 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 13 (0.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 43 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
2 19 (1.25%) Eclipse
3 13 (0.85%) Visual Studio
4 10 (0.66%) PowerBuilder
5 7 (0.46%) Dreamweaver
6 6 (0.39%) WebLogic Workshop
6 6 (0.39%) InstallShield
6 6 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (0.39%) SoapUI
7 5 (0.33%) AdminStudio
7 5 (0.33%) JMeter
7 5 (0.33%) CruiseControl
8 4 (0.26%) Xcode
9 3 (0.20%) Subversion
9 3 (0.20%) JIRA
9 3 (0.20%) Bugzilla
9 3 (0.20%) ClearCase
9 3 (0.20%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.13%) MSI
General
1 311 (20.39%) Finance
2 127 (8.33%) Banking
3 82 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 49 (3.21%) Marketing
5 34 (2.23%) Front Office
6 28 (1.84%) Retail
7 24 (1.57%) Advertising
8 22 (1.44%) Investment Banking
9 16 (1.05%) German Language
10 14 (0.92%) French Language
10 14 (0.92%) Financial Institution
11 13 (0.85%) Billing
12 12 (0.79%) Back Office
12 12 (0.79%) Local Government
13 9 (0.59%) Law
14 8 (0.52%) Legal
14 8 (0.52%) Manufacturing
14 8 (0.52%) Spanish Language
15 7 (0.46%) Military
15 7 (0.46%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (15.48%) .NET
2 181 (11.87%) XML
3 170 (11.15%) HTML
4 113 (7.41%) Web Services
5 95 (6.23%) CSS
6 61 (4.00%) SOAP
7 51 (3.34%) ASP.NET
8 36 (2.36%) Ajax
9 34 (2.23%) HTML5
10 28 (1.84%) J2EE
10 28 (1.84%) XSLT
11 25 (1.64%) .NET Framework
12 23 (1.51%) Middleware
13 22 (1.44%) JSP
14 21 (1.38%) WCF
14 21 (1.38%) REST
15 20 (1.31%) jQuery
16 18 (1.18%) JSON
17 16 (1.05%) Application Packaging
17 16 (1.05%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 98 (6.43%) Computer Science
2 93 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
3 72 (4.72%) Enterprise Software
4 59 (3.87%) Management Information System
5 29 (1.90%) GIS
6 25 (1.64%) Open Source
7 22 (1.44%) Blackberry
7 22 (1.44%) Mathematics
8 19 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
9 18 (1.18%) Mobile App
10 17 (1.11%) N-Tier
11 16 (1.05%) Social Media
12 15 (0.98%) Data Structures
13 13 (0.85%) EFT
14 12 (0.79%) Replication
15 11 (0.72%) Mainframe
15 11 (0.72%) Clustering
16 10 (0.66%) Data Integration
17 8 (0.52%) User Experience
17 8 (0.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 489 (32.07%) Windows
2 135 (8.85%) Linux
3 133 (8.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 104 (6.82%) UNIX
5 99 (6.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 63 (4.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 52 (3.41%) Windows 7
8 41 (2.69%) Solaris
9 37 (2.43%) Windows 8
10 36 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 29 (1.90%) Windows 2000 Server
12 26 (1.70%) AIX
13 20 (1.31%) Mac OS X
14 19 (1.25%) Android
15 17 (1.11%) Apple iOS
16 16 (1.05%) Windows XP
17 11 (0.72%) HPUX
18 8 (0.52%) zOS
19 2 (0.13%) MVS
19 2 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (9.44%) ITIL
2 136 (8.92%) Project Management
3 116 (7.61%) CRM
4 93 (6.10%) Workflow
5 82 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
5 82 (5.38%) Service Management
6 78 (5.11%) Agile Software Development
7 76 (4.98%) Mentoring
8 75 (4.92%) Migration
9 65 (4.26%) OO
10 64 (4.20%) Data Management
10 64 (4.20%) Business Development
11 55 (3.61%) PRINCE2
12 52 (3.41%) Software Engineering
13 50 (3.28%) UML
14 49 (3.21%) Stakeholder Management
15 48 (3.15%) E-Commerce
15 48 (3.15%) Analytics
16 45 (2.95%) Business Analysis
17 40 (2.62%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 443 (29.05%) SQL
2 303 (19.87%) Java
3 233 (15.28%) C#
4 209 (13.70%) JavaScript
5 88 (5.77%) PL/SQL
6 86 (5.64%) Python
7 65 (4.26%) VBScript
8 55 (3.61%) C++
9 53 (3.48%) C
10 34 (2.23%) PHP
10 34 (2.23%) PowerShell
11 33 (2.16%) VB
12 31 (2.03%) T-SQL
13 30 (1.97%) Shell Script
14 25 (1.64%) Perl
15 23 (1.51%) Ruby
16 20 (1.31%) VBA
17 17 (1.11%) ABAP
18 14 (0.92%) VB.NET
18 14 (0.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 285 (18.69%) Degree
2 184 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 132 (8.66%) MCSE
4 104 (6.82%) MCITP
5 72 (4.72%) Security Cleared
6 51 (3.34%) Cisco Certification
7 41 (2.69%) MCTS
8 39 (2.56%) MCP
8 39 (2.56%) CCNA
9 35 (2.30%) SC Cleared
10 28 (1.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 25 (1.64%) MCSA
12 24 (1.57%) NCIE
13 21 (1.38%) DV Cleared
14 19 (1.25%) NCDA
14 19 (1.25%) MCSD
14 19 (1.25%) Citrix Certification
15 18 (1.18%) MCDBA
16 14 (0.92%) PMP
16 14 (0.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.03%) ISO 9001
2 27 (1.77%) SLA
3 23 (1.51%) QA
4 13 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 7 (0.46%) COBIT
7 5 (0.33%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.33%) EMIR
7 5 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.20%) HL7
8 3 (0.20%) GAAP
9 1 (0.066%) GPG13
System Software
1 215 (14.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 136 (8.92%) Active Directory
3 133 (8.72%) Hyper-V
4 77 (5.05%) XenApp
5 70 (4.59%) XenDesktop
6 45 (2.95%) vSphere
7 29 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
8 17 (1.11%) XenServer
9 13 (0.85%) vCloud
10 11 (0.72%) VMware ESX
11 8 (0.52%) Terminal Services
12 7 (0.46%) NFS
13 6 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
14 4 (0.26%) ISA Server
15 3 (0.20%) Terminal Server
15 3 (0.20%) KVM
16 2 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
16 2 (0.13%) Tivoli Directory Server
16 2 (0.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 2 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 67 (4.39%) SCCM
2 43 (2.82%) SCOM
3 27 (1.77%) SCVMM
4 24 (1.57%) Backup Exec
5 17 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
6 16 (1.05%) SCOrch
7 15 (0.98%) NetBackup
8 11 (0.72%) XenMobile
8 11 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (0.52%) Puppet
9 8 (0.52%) Tivoli
10 7 (0.46%) OpenView
10 7 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 6 (0.39%) Windows Intune
11 6 (0.39%) WSUS
11 6 (0.39%) Data Guard
11 6 (0.39%) Control-M
11 6 (0.39%) HP UCMDB
12 5 (0.33%) Legato
12 5 (0.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 499 (32.72%) Microsoft
2 351 (23.02%) Oracle
3 271 (17.77%) VMware
4 162 (10.62%) Citrix
5 144 (9.44%) Cisco
6 97 (6.36%) NetApp
7 96 (6.30%) HP
8 79 (5.18%) IBM
9 59 (3.87%) SAP
10 44 (2.89%) Red Hat
11 39 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
12 35 (2.30%) Symantec
13 33 (2.16%) EMC
14 31 (2.03%) CheckPoint
15 29 (1.90%) Sun
16 27 (1.77%) Avaya
17 26 (1.70%) ESRI
18 25 (1.64%) Apple
19 24 (1.57%) Juniper
19 24 (1.57%) Dell
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lumesse
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £7,200 Car allowance +15% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus, Pension, Health & package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cannock, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
TFM Networks
Salary: Competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £54000 - £55000 per annum + £6,600 car allowance, and benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Acumin
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
NAK Consulting
Salary: DOE + Bonus (10%) + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Car & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Conspicuous
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago