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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 375 326 307
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 712 820 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.67% 0.81% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.86% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 599 698 789
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
100718 95501 103305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.44% 94.50% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 83018 80165 88637
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 £26,750 £26,500
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -46 317 £55,000 - 36
South East -45 162 £47,500 -5.00% 32
South West +5 71 £42,000 -1.17% 11
West Midlands -7 49 £48,750 -2.50% 4
East of England -31 36 £50,000 -7.40% 7
North West -49 34 £42,500 -5.55% 9
Yorkshire -40 24 £51,500 +47.14% 4
East Midlands -20 14 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Midlands +6 2 - -
North East -19 2 £37,500 -46.42% 3
Technical Consultant
UK

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 489 (31.15%) Microsoft
2 483 (30.76%) SQL
3 424 (27.01%) Windows
4 371 (23.63%) Oracle
4 371 (23.63%) SQL Server
5 347 (22.10%) Finance
6 319 (20.32%) Java
7 261 (16.62%) .NET
8 260 (16.56%) VMware
9 255 (16.24%) Degree
10 227 (14.46%) MS Excel
11 212 (13.50%) XML
12 210 (13.38%) C#
13 199 (12.68%) JavaScript
14 193 (12.29%) HTML
15 182 (11.59%) Citrix
16 169 (10.76%) VMware Infrastructure
17 167 (10.64%) ITIL
18 157 (10.00%) MS Exchange
19 155 (9.87%) Microsoft Certification
20 153 (9.75%) Project Management
21 146 (9.30%) Banking
22 144 (9.17%) Cisco
23 134 (8.54%) Web Services
24 133 (8.47%) Active Directory
25 125 (7.96%) Linux
26 124 (7.90%) CRM
27 122 (7.77%) Hyper-V
28 118 (7.52%) Firewall
29 116 (7.39%) UNIX

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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
1 157 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 91 (5.80%) SharePoint
3 89 (5.67%) IIS
4 60 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 57 (3.63%) JBoss
6 56 (3.57%) Lync
7 52 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2013
8 47 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
9 46 (2.93%) Oracle Workflow
10 37 (2.36%) WebSphere
11 36 (2.29%) Apache
12 29 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
13 28 (1.78%) Tomcat
14 24 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
15 23 (1.46%) WebLogic
16 18 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 16 (1.02%) ArcGIS
18 15 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2000
18 15 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
19 12 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 227 (14.46%) MS Excel
2 110 (7.01%) MS Office
3 13 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.51%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.25%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.19%) FastStats
6 3 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.19%) InDesign
6 3 (0.19%) MS Project
6 3 (0.19%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.13%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.064%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.064%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 52 (3.31%) Oracle EBS R12
2 47 (2.99%) Oracle EBS
3 34 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 27 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
5 21 (1.34%) Oracle 11i
6 13 (0.83%) Oracle General Ledger
7 11 (0.70%) SAP Business One
8 10 (0.64%) Oracle HRMS
9 9 (0.57%) SAP CRM
10 7 (0.45%) Temenos T24
10 7 (0.45%) Summit
11 6 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
11 6 (0.38%) Oracle Assets
11 6 (0.38%) Finacle
12 5 (0.32%) Google Analytics
12 5 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
12 5 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
13 4 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
13 4 (0.25%) FLEXCUBE
14 3 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 54 (3.44%) SaaS
2 42 (2.68%) Office 365
3 36 (2.29%) Force.com
4 17 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (1.08%) PaaS
5 10 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.45%) IaaS
8 5 (0.32%) Pure360
9 1 (0.064%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.064%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 118 (7.52%) Firewall
2 100 (6.37%) SAN
3 87 (5.54%) TCP/IP
4 78 (4.97%) DNS
5 67 (4.27%) WAN
6 60 (3.82%) LAN
7 39 (2.48%) DHCP
8 38 (2.42%) Internet
9 22 (1.40%) NetScaler
9 22 (1.40%) Cisco Nexus
10 21 (1.34%) LDAP
10 21 (1.34%) VPN
11 20 (1.27%) Wireless
11 20 (1.27%) Network Security
12 19 (1.21%) iSCSI
13 17 (1.08%) HTTP
14 16 (1.02%) Cisco IOS
14 16 (1.02%) Unified Communications
15 14 (0.89%) VoIP
16 13 (0.83%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 371 (23.63%) SQL Server
2 87 (5.54%) Relational Database
3 42 (2.68%) Oracle Discoverer
4 38 (2.42%) Big Data
5 37 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 32 (2.04%) Oracle Database
7 31 (1.97%) RDBMS
8 28 (1.78%) MySQL
9 27 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
9 27 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
10 26 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 23 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
11 23 (1.46%) Hadoop
11 23 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
12 20 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
13 18 (1.15%) DB2
14 16 (1.02%) NoSQL
15 13 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
16 12 (0.76%) Oracle BI EE
17 10 (0.64%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 32 (2.04%) Eclipse
2 28 (1.78%) Oracle Forms
3 21 (1.34%) Visual Studio
4 10 (0.64%) InstallShield
5 7 (0.45%) Xcode
6 6 (0.38%) PowerBuilder
6 6 (0.38%) AdminStudio
6 6 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (0.32%) CruiseControl
7 5 (0.32%) MSI
8 4 (0.25%) Dreamweaver
8 4 (0.25%) WebLogic Workshop
9 3 (0.19%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.19%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.19%) Introscope
10 2 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.13%) JMeter
11 1 (0.064%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.064%) Subversion
General
1 347 (22.10%) Finance
2 146 (9.30%) Banking
3 76 (4.84%) Telecoms
4 48 (3.06%) Marketing
5 38 (2.42%) Front Office
6 30 (1.91%) Advertising
7 24 (1.53%) Retail
8 22 (1.40%) German Language
9 18 (1.15%) Investment Banking
10 17 (1.08%) Back Office
11 14 (0.89%) French Language
11 14 (0.89%) Local Government
12 12 (0.76%) Billing
13 10 (0.64%) Military
14 9 (0.57%) Manufacturing
14 9 (0.57%) Publishing
15 8 (0.51%) Aerospace
16 7 (0.45%) Legal
17 6 (0.38%) General Ledger
17 6 (0.38%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (16.62%) .NET
2 212 (13.50%) XML
3 193 (12.29%) HTML
4 134 (8.54%) Web Services
5 105 (6.69%) CSS
6 79 (5.03%) SOAP
7 40 (2.55%) J2EE
8 38 (2.42%) ASP.NET
9 37 (2.36%) HTML5
10 30 (1.91%) XSLT
10 30 (1.91%) Ajax
11 29 (1.85%) jQuery
12 21 (1.34%) Middleware
13 19 (1.21%) REST
13 19 (1.21%) Spring
14 18 (1.15%) RESTful
15 17 (1.08%) JSON
16 15 (0.96%) JSP
17 14 (0.89%) Hibernate
17 14 (0.89%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 106 (6.75%) Computer Science
2 88 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
3 71 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
4 54 (3.44%) Management Information System
5 31 (1.97%) Open Source
6 29 (1.85%) GIS
7 21 (1.34%) Clustering
8 20 (1.27%) Mathematics
9 19 (1.21%) Blackberry
10 17 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
11 16 (1.02%) Smartcard
12 15 (0.96%) N-Tier
13 14 (0.89%) EFT
13 14 (0.89%) PKI
13 14 (0.89%) Social Media
14 13 (0.83%) Data Structures
15 12 (0.76%) Mobile App
15 12 (0.76%) EqualLogic
16 11 (0.70%) Replication
17 10 (0.64%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 424 (27.01%) Windows
2 125 (7.96%) Linux
3 116 (7.39%) UNIX
4 110 (7.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 75 (4.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 72 (4.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 38 (2.42%) Solaris
8 36 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 31 (1.97%) Windows 7
10 28 (1.78%) Windows 2000 Server
11 24 (1.53%) AIX
12 22 (1.40%) Windows 8
13 18 (1.15%) Mac OS X
13 18 (1.15%) Android
14 16 (1.02%) Apple iOS
15 12 (0.76%) Windows XP
16 10 (0.64%) HPUX
17 9 (0.57%) CentOS
18 4 (0.25%) Ubuntu
19 2 (0.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (10.64%) ITIL
2 153 (9.75%) Project Management
3 124 (7.90%) CRM
4 97 (6.18%) Agile Software Development
5 92 (5.86%) Service Management
6 87 (5.54%) Workflow
7 75 (4.78%) Migration
8 71 (4.52%) Business Intelligence
9 66 (4.20%) OO
9 66 (4.20%) PRINCE2
10 58 (3.69%) Analytics
11 56 (3.57%) Service Delivery
12 54 (3.44%) Data Management
13 51 (3.25%) Software Engineering
14 48 (3.06%) E-Commerce
14 48 (3.06%) ITSM
14 48 (3.06%) Business Development
14 48 (3.06%) Mentoring
15 47 (2.99%) Business Analysis
16 45 (2.87%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 483 (30.76%) SQL
2 319 (20.32%) Java
3 210 (13.38%) C#
4 199 (12.68%) JavaScript
5 109 (6.94%) PL/SQL
6 92 (5.86%) Python
7 62 (3.95%) C++
8 59 (3.76%) VBScript
9 42 (2.68%) C
10 35 (2.23%) PowerShell
11 34 (2.17%) Perl
12 33 (2.10%) T-SQL
12 33 (2.10%) VB
13 31 (1.97%) Shell Script
14 29 (1.85%) PHP
15 28 (1.78%) Ruby
16 22 (1.40%) VBA
17 18 (1.15%) VB.NET
18 17 (1.08%) ABAP
19 15 (0.96%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 255 (16.24%) Degree
2 155 (9.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 112 (7.13%) MCSE
4 97 (6.18%) MCITP
5 62 (3.95%) Security Cleared
6 60 (3.82%) Cisco Certification
7 44 (2.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 42 (2.68%) CCNA
9 31 (1.97%) Citrix Certification
10 27 (1.72%) NCIE
10 27 (1.72%) MCTS
11 25 (1.59%) SC Cleared
11 25 (1.59%) MCP
12 22 (1.40%) NCDA
13 20 (1.27%) CCNP
13 20 (1.27%) CCA
13 20 (1.27%) DV Cleared
14 19 (1.21%) MCSA
15 12 (0.76%) ISEB
16 10 (0.64%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (2.80%) SLA
2 32 (2.04%) QA
3 19 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 12 (0.76%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.51%) COBIT
5 8 (0.51%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.32%) EMIR
7 5 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (0.25%) HL7
9 3 (0.19%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.13%) IAS 39
10 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.064%) GPG13
System Software
1 169 (10.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 133 (8.47%) Active Directory
3 122 (7.77%) Hyper-V
4 85 (5.41%) XenApp
5 73 (4.65%) XenDesktop
6 41 (2.61%) vSphere
7 36 (2.29%) Microsoft App-V
8 30 (1.91%) XenServer
9 24 (1.53%) VMware ESX
10 11 (0.70%) NFS
11 9 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (0.57%) Terminal Server
12 8 (0.51%) Terminal Services
13 6 (0.38%) KVM
14 5 (0.32%) qmail
14 5 (0.32%) Squid
14 5 (0.32%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.13%) RACF
15 2 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
15 2 (0.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 61 (3.89%) SCCM
2 30 (1.91%) Backup Exec
3 25 (1.59%) SCOM
4 21 (1.34%) NetBackup
5 16 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
6 13 (0.83%) SCVMM
7 10 (0.64%) OpenView
7 10 (0.64%) Tivoli
7 10 (0.64%) Puppet
8 9 (0.57%) SCSM
9 8 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (0.51%) XenMobile
10 6 (0.38%) SCOrch
10 6 (0.38%) Control-M
10 6 (0.38%) WSUS
11 5 (0.32%) Nagios
11 5 (0.32%) Legato
11 5 (0.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 4 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 4 (0.25%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 489 (31.15%) Microsoft
2 371 (23.63%) Oracle
3 260 (16.56%) VMware
4 182 (11.59%) Citrix
5 144 (9.17%) Cisco
6 108 (6.88%) HP
7 87 (5.54%) NetApp
8 76 (4.84%) IBM
9 54 (3.44%) Red Hat
10 53 (3.38%) SAP
11 49 (3.12%) Salesforce.com
12 46 (2.93%) Symantec
13 39 (2.48%) Dell
14 32 (2.04%) EMC
15 28 (1.78%) CheckPoint
15 28 (1.78%) Sun
16 27 (1.72%) Avaya
17 26 (1.66%) Bloomberg
18 24 (1.53%) Reuters
19 22 (1.40%) F5
London
Talent Source Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Conspicuous
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: £60k plus Bonus, Car Allowance, Corporate Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Surrey
Proteus Europe
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Medical, Pension + Others
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
CatchFish.Net
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £27k - 32k per year + Bonus Incentives
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + plus Audi A3 & good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens - health, pens + more
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago