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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 353 321 293
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 725 802 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.74% 0.83% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.88% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 592 658 832
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-7.36% -
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
93269 91455 99380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.83% 94.58% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 78278 74642 85969
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 £27,500 £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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +30 368 £55,000 +4.76% 54
South East -54 150 £43,750 -7.89% 24
East of England -18 40 £45,000 -5.26% 7
West Midlands -19 40 £47,500 +5.55% 12
South West -22 36 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Yorkshire -50 28 £40,000 -11.11% 5
North West -37 26 £37,500 -16.66% 9
East Midlands +8 19 £42,500 -10.52% 5
North East -7 5 £37,500 -13.66%
Midlands -7 4 £42,500 -20.93%
Technical Consultant
UK

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 508 (35.06%) Microsoft
2 496 (34.23%) Windows
3 412 (28.43%) SQL
4 328 (22.64%) Oracle
5 319 (22.02%) SQL Server
6 284 (19.60%) VMware
7 280 (19.32%) Finance
8 263 (18.15%) Java
9 260 (17.94%) Degree
10 231 (15.94%) VMware Infrastructure
11 206 (14.22%) C#
12 204 (14.08%) JavaScript
13 200 (13.80%) Microsoft Certification
14 193 (13.32%) .NET
14 193 (13.32%) MS Excel
15 165 (11.39%) MS Exchange
16 164 (11.32%) HTML
17 162 (11.18%) XML
18 159 (10.97%) Citrix
19 155 (10.70%) Cisco
20 147 (10.14%) MCSE
21 146 (10.08%) Hyper-V
22 140 (9.66%) Active Directory
23 138 (9.52%) Firewall
24 135 (9.32%) Windows Server 2008
25 132 (9.11%) Linux
26 130 (8.97%) ITIL
27 114 (7.87%) NetApp
28 113 (7.80%) Project Management
29 112 (7.73%) HP

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 165 (11.39%) MS Exchange
2 97 (6.69%) IIS
3 78 (5.38%) SharePoint
4 71 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 71 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 61 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2007
6 57 (3.93%) Lync
7 55 (3.80%) Oracle Workflow
8 33 (2.28%) JBoss
9 30 (2.07%) WebSphere
10 27 (1.86%) WebLogic
11 26 (1.79%) Apache
12 22 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 19 (1.31%) ArcGIS
14 18 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2000
15 16 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
16 15 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
17 13 (0.90%) Tomcat
18 11 (0.76%) CMS
19 10 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 193 (13.32%) MS Excel
2 90 (6.21%) MS Office
3 15 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.62%) InfoPath
4 9 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.41%) Acrobat
6 6 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.41%) InDesign
6 6 (0.41%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.35%) MS Project
8 3 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 48 (3.31%) Oracle EBS R12
2 46 (3.17%) Oracle EBS
3 44 (3.04%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
4 12 (0.83%) Oracle 11i
5 9 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (0.55%) Summit
6 8 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
6 8 (0.55%) Temenos T24
7 7 (0.48%) FLEXCUBE
7 7 (0.48%) Cognos TM1
7 7 (0.48%) Finacle
8 6 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
8 6 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
9 5 (0.35%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.35%) SalesLogix
9 5 (0.35%) SAP CRM
9 5 (0.35%) JDE OneWorld
10 4 (0.28%) SAP FI
10 4 (0.28%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 85 (5.87%) Office 365
2 48 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (3.24%) SaaS
4 18 (1.24%) Force.com
5 13 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.69%) PaaS
7 9 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (0.55%) IaaS
9 5 (0.35%) Pure360
10 1 (0.069%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 138 (9.52%) Firewall
2 97 (6.69%) TCP/IP
3 84 (5.80%) SAN
4 69 (4.76%) LAN
4 69 (4.76%) WAN
5 62 (4.28%) Internet
6 61 (4.21%) DNS
7 45 (3.11%) VPN
8 44 (3.04%) DHCP
9 36 (2.48%) LDAP
10 30 (2.07%) Unified Communications
11 29 (2.00%) Wireless
12 21 (1.45%) VLAN
12 21 (1.45%) SSL
13 19 (1.31%) NetScaler
14 17 (1.17%) iSCSI
15 16 (1.10%) NAS
16 15 (1.04%) Cisco Nexus
16 15 (1.04%) Network Security
17 12 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (22.02%) SQL Server
2 64 (4.42%) Relational Database
3 57 (3.93%) MySQL
4 44 (3.04%) Oracle Discoverer
5 41 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 35 (2.42%) Oracle Database
7 34 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
8 32 (2.21%) RDBMS
9 31 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 31 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
10 29 (2.00%) Big Data
11 27 (1.86%) Oracle Reports
12 25 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 24 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
14 23 (1.59%) DB2
15 22 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
16 18 (1.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 18 (1.24%) Hadoop
17 17 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
18 15 (1.04%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 44 (3.04%) Oracle Forms
2 17 (1.17%) Eclipse
3 11 (0.76%) PowerBuilder
4 7 (0.48%) Dreamweaver
5 6 (0.41%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.41%) WebLogic Workshop
5 6 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (0.41%) SoapUI
6 5 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (0.35%) Subversion
6 5 (0.35%) JIRA
6 5 (0.35%) AdminStudio
6 5 (0.35%) JMeter
6 5 (0.35%) Bugzilla
6 5 (0.35%) ClearCase
7 3 (0.21%) InstallShield
8 2 (0.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.14%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.14%) MSI
9 1 (0.069%) Oracle APEX
General
1 280 (19.32%) Finance
2 103 (7.11%) Banking
3 66 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 58 (4.00%) Marketing
5 27 (1.86%) Retail
6 24 (1.66%) Advertising
6 24 (1.66%) Front Office
7 21 (1.45%) Investment Banking
8 17 (1.17%) Financial Institution
8 17 (1.17%) German Language
9 16 (1.10%) French Language
10 13 (0.90%) Law
11 11 (0.76%) Billing
12 10 (0.69%) Games
12 10 (0.69%) Spanish Language
13 8 (0.55%) Legal
14 7 (0.48%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.48%) Military
15 6 (0.41%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (13.32%) .NET
2 164 (11.32%) HTML
3 162 (11.18%) XML
4 110 (7.59%) Web Services
5 87 (6.00%) CSS
6 52 (3.59%) SOAP
7 46 (3.17%) ASP.NET
8 36 (2.48%) Ajax
9 35 (2.42%) HTML5
10 28 (1.93%) .NET Framework
11 26 (1.79%) Middleware
12 25 (1.73%) XSLT
13 23 (1.59%) J2EE
14 21 (1.45%) REST
15 20 (1.38%) Application Packaging
15 20 (1.38%) WCF
15 20 (1.38%) JSP
16 16 (1.10%) WPF
17 15 (1.04%) Oracle Fusion
18 14 (0.97%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 94 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (5.94%) Computer Science
3 65 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
4 52 (3.59%) Management Information System
5 28 (1.93%) GIS
6 27 (1.86%) Open Source
7 23 (1.59%) Clustering
8 22 (1.52%) Mathematics
8 22 (1.52%) Blackberry
9 21 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
10 18 (1.24%) Mobile App
11 15 (1.04%) N-Tier
12 13 (0.90%) Replication
12 13 (0.90%) Data Structures
12 13 (0.90%) User Experience
13 11 (0.76%) Social Media
13 11 (0.76%) Data Integration
14 10 (0.69%) CMDB
15 9 (0.62%) Economics
15 9 (0.62%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 496 (34.23%) Windows
2 135 (9.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 132 (9.11%) Linux
4 103 (7.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 97 (6.69%) UNIX
6 67 (4.62%) Windows 7
7 56 (3.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 50 (3.45%) Windows 8
9 40 (2.76%) Solaris
10 36 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 26 (1.79%) Windows 2000 Server
12 23 (1.59%) AIX
13 20 (1.38%) Mac OS X
14 18 (1.24%) Windows XP
15 16 (1.10%) Android
16 15 (1.04%) Apple iOS
17 11 (0.76%) HPUX
18 8 (0.55%) zOS
19 2 (0.14%) MVS
19 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (8.97%) ITIL
2 113 (7.80%) Project Management
3 101 (6.97%) CRM
4 96 (6.63%) Workflow
5 84 (5.80%) Service Management
6 80 (5.52%) Mentoring
7 75 (5.18%) Business Intelligence
8 73 (5.04%) Migration
9 69 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
10 60 (4.14%) Data Management
10 60 (4.14%) Business Development
11 57 (3.93%) OO
12 56 (3.86%) PRINCE2
13 50 (3.45%) Analytics
14 46 (3.17%) Business Analysis
15 45 (3.11%) Stakeholder Management
16 42 (2.90%) Software Engineering
16 42 (2.90%) ITSM
17 39 (2.69%) E-Commerce
18 37 (2.55%) UML
Programming Languages
1 412 (28.43%) SQL
2 263 (18.15%) Java
3 206 (14.22%) C#
4 204 (14.08%) JavaScript
5 85 (5.87%) PL/SQL
6 61 (4.21%) Python
7 60 (4.14%) VBScript
8 42 (2.90%) C
9 35 (2.42%) PHP
9 35 (2.42%) C++
10 33 (2.28%) PowerShell
11 32 (2.21%) VB
12 28 (1.93%) Shell Script
13 27 (1.86%) T-SQL
14 19 (1.31%) Perl
15 17 (1.17%) VBA
16 16 (1.10%) Ruby
17 15 (1.04%) ABAP
18 14 (0.97%) VB.NET
19 13 (0.90%) VB6
Qualifications
1 260 (17.94%) Degree
2 200 (13.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 147 (10.14%) MCSE
4 106 (7.32%) MCITP
5 81 (5.59%) Security Cleared
6 53 (3.66%) MCTS
7 50 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
8 41 (2.83%) SC Cleared
9 38 (2.62%) CCNA
10 37 (2.55%) MCP
11 34 (2.35%) MCSA
12 23 (1.59%) DV Cleared
13 21 (1.45%) MCSD
14 20 (1.38%) MCDBA
14 20 (1.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 18 (1.24%) CISSP
16 17 (1.17%) Citrix Certification
16 17 (1.17%) NCIE
17 14 (0.97%) PMP
17 14 (0.97%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (2.21%) ISO 9001
2 31 (2.14%) SLA
3 28 (1.93%) QA
4 18 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.62%) COBIT
6 5 (0.35%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.35%) EMIR
6 5 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 4 (0.28%) GAAP
8 3 (0.21%) HL7
9 1 (0.069%) GPG13
System Software
1 231 (15.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 146 (10.08%) Hyper-V
3 140 (9.66%) Active Directory
4 82 (5.66%) XenApp
5 75 (5.18%) XenDesktop
6 51 (3.52%) vSphere
7 32 (2.21%) Microsoft App-V
8 24 (1.66%) XenServer
9 21 (1.45%) vCloud
10 9 (0.62%) Terminal Services
11 8 (0.55%) NFS
12 6 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
13 5 (0.35%) VMware ESX
14 4 (0.28%) ISA Server
15 3 (0.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 3 (0.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 2 (0.14%) Tivoli Directory Server
16 2 (0.14%) KVM
16 2 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
16 2 (0.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 83 (5.73%) SCCM
2 60 (4.14%) SCOM
3 29 (2.00%) SCVMM
4 18 (1.24%) SCOrch
5 15 (1.04%) Backup Exec
6 13 (0.90%) NetBackup
7 12 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
8 11 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (0.69%) XenMobile
9 10 (0.69%) HP UCMDB
10 7 (0.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 7 (0.48%) OpenView
11 6 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 6 (0.41%) Control-M
11 6 (0.41%) Windows Intune
11 6 (0.41%) Data Guard
11 6 (0.41%) Puppet
12 5 (0.35%) WSUS
12 5 (0.35%) yum
12 5 (0.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 508 (35.06%) Microsoft
2 328 (22.64%) Oracle
3 284 (19.60%) VMware
4 159 (10.97%) Citrix
5 155 (10.70%) Cisco
6 114 (7.87%) NetApp
7 112 (7.73%) HP
8 76 (5.24%) IBM
9 53 (3.66%) SAP
10 40 (2.76%) Red Hat
11 38 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
12 32 (2.21%) EMC
13 30 (2.07%) Avaya
14 29 (2.00%) Sun
14 29 (2.00%) CheckPoint
15 28 (1.93%) ESRI
16 27 (1.86%) Business Objects
16 27 (1.86%) Juniper
17 25 (1.73%) Symantec
18 24 (1.66%) Apple
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: To £50,000 + £5k Car + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus travel and bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Midlands
Sogeti
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Bens Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
NAK Consulting
Salary: DOE + Bonus (10%) + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + ben+ training
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 15% Bonus, Pensions
Posted: 9 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per annum + Bonus,car allowance & Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + ben
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car or All, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Conspicuous
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday