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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 359 325 311
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 734 892 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.73% 0.85% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.90% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 610 737 714
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £32,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.26%
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
95668 99324 96326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.56% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 79169 81086 81446
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -21 356 £55,000 +2.32% 58
South East -38 144 £50,000 - 29
South West -27 58 £40,000 -11.11% 7
North West +6 55 £48,000 +6.66% 13
East of England -10 42 £45,000 - 5
West Midlands -35 36 £50,000 +11.11% 16
East Midlands +5 25 £41,500 -12.63% 2
Yorkshire -31 11 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Midlands +1 4 £43,500 -24.34%
North East -9 2 £61,500 +41.58% 1
Technical Consultant
UK

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 490 (33.04%) Microsoft
2 484 (32.64%) Windows
3 431 (29.06%) SQL
4 341 (22.99%) Finance
5 318 (21.44%) SQL Server
6 308 (20.77%) Oracle
7 286 (19.29%) VMware
8 284 (19.15%) Java
9 265 (17.87%) Degree
10 229 (15.44%) VMware Infrastructure
11 205 (13.82%) Cisco
12 204 (13.76%) Microsoft Certification
13 196 (13.22%) MS Excel
14 190 (12.81%) C#
15 185 (12.47%) HTML
15 185 (12.47%) JavaScript
16 172 (11.60%) Linux
17 169 (11.40%) XML
18 163 (10.99%) MCSE
19 156 (10.52%) .NET
20 155 (10.45%) Active Directory
21 154 (10.38%) Hyper-V
22 145 (9.78%) Citrix
23 139 (9.37%) MS Exchange
24 136 (9.17%) UNIX
25 135 (9.10%) Firewall
26 133 (8.97%) Web Services
27 128 (8.63%) HP
28 125 (8.43%) ITIL
29 123 (8.29%) Windows Server 2008

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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
1 139 (9.37%) MS Exchange
2 92 (6.20%) IIS
3 67 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 65 (4.38%) Lync
4 65 (4.38%) WebSphere
5 60 (4.05%) SharePoint
5 60 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
6 54 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 51 (3.44%) Oracle Workflow
8 48 (3.24%) JBoss
9 36 (2.43%) WebSphere Application Server
10 26 (1.75%) WebLogic
11 25 (1.69%) Apache
12 18 (1.21%) Tomcat
13 14 (0.94%) MQSeries
13 14 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 14 (0.94%) CICS
13 14 (0.94%) CMS
14 13 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2000
14 13 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 196 (13.22%) MS Excel
2 74 (4.99%) MS Office
3 14 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.81%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.61%) MS Project
5 9 (0.61%) InfoPath
6 8 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.40%) Acrobat
7 6 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.40%) InDesign
7 6 (0.40%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 43 (2.90%) Oracle EBS
2 42 (2.83%) Oracle EBS R12
3 33 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (0.94%) Oracle General Ledger
5 13 (0.88%) Oracle Payables
5 13 (0.88%) Oracle Receivables
6 12 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
7 11 (0.74%) SAP CRM
8 10 (0.67%) Google Analytics
9 9 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
10 7 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
10 7 (0.47%) Cognos TM1
10 7 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
11 6 (0.40%) SAP IS-U
11 6 (0.40%) Oracle iProcurement
12 5 (0.34%) Finacle
12 5 (0.34%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 5 (0.34%) SalesLogix
12 5 (0.34%) Summit
12 5 (0.34%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 99 (6.68%) Office 365
2 73 (4.92%) SaaS
3 50 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
5 19 (1.28%) Force.com
6 6 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.34%) IaaS
8 4 (0.27%) PaaS
9 1 (0.067%) IBM SmartCloud
9 1 (0.067%) Yammer
9 1 (0.067%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.067%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 135 (9.10%) Firewall
2 105 (7.08%) TCP/IP
3 77 (5.19%) SAN
4 73 (4.92%) WAN
5 69 (4.65%) LAN
6 59 (3.98%) Internet
7 54 (3.64%) DNS
8 45 (3.03%) VPN
9 44 (2.97%) DHCP
10 43 (2.90%) SSL
11 42 (2.83%) MPLS
12 39 (2.63%) LDAP
13 37 (2.49%) Cisco ASA
14 35 (2.36%) OSPF
14 35 (2.36%) BGP
15 34 (2.29%) Wireless
15 34 (2.29%) Unified Communications
16 30 (2.02%) Cisco IOS
17 28 (1.89%) Cisco PIX
17 28 (1.89%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 318 (21.44%) SQL Server
2 72 (4.86%) MySQL
3 58 (3.91%) Relational Database
4 53 (3.57%) DB2
5 46 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 35 (2.36%) RDBMS
7 34 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 33 (2.23%) Big Data
8 33 (2.23%) Oracle Discoverer
9 31 (2.09%) Oracle Database
10 28 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
11 27 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 26 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
12 26 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
12 26 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 24 (1.62%) Oracle BI EE
14 23 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
15 20 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
16 17 (1.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 17 (1.15%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 42 (2.83%) Oracle Forms
2 18 (1.21%) Eclipse
3 7 (0.47%) Dreamweaver
3 7 (0.47%) PowerBuilder
3 7 (0.47%) Visual Studio
3 7 (0.47%) Subversion
4 6 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.34%) Bugzilla
5 5 (0.34%) JIRA
5 5 (0.34%) ClearCase
6 4 (0.27%) JMeter
6 4 (0.27%) WebLogic Workshop
6 4 (0.27%) SoapUI
6 4 (0.27%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.20%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.13%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.13%) Selenium
General
1 341 (22.99%) Finance
2 106 (7.15%) Banking
3 79 (5.33%) Telecoms
4 51 (3.44%) Marketing
5 50 (3.37%) Retail
6 29 (1.96%) Retail Banking
7 23 (1.55%) Financial Institution
8 22 (1.48%) Investment Banking
9 19 (1.28%) Front Office
9 19 (1.28%) Games
10 15 (1.01%) Advertising
11 13 (0.88%) Law
12 12 (0.81%) Spanish Language
13 11 (0.74%) French Language
13 11 (0.74%) German Language
14 9 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (0.54%) Legal
16 7 (0.47%) Military
16 7 (0.47%) Billing
17 5 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (12.47%) HTML
2 169 (11.40%) XML
3 156 (10.52%) .NET
4 133 (8.97%) Web Services
5 93 (6.27%) CSS
6 53 (3.57%) ASP.NET
6 53 (3.57%) SOAP
7 45 (3.03%) Ajax
8 35 (2.36%) J2EE
9 33 (2.23%) HTML5
10 31 (2.09%) .NET Framework
11 29 (1.96%) Java EE
12 27 (1.82%) REST
13 24 (1.62%) XSLT
14 23 (1.55%) Middleware
14 23 (1.55%) Visualforce
15 21 (1.42%) JSP
16 20 (1.35%) COM
16 20 (1.35%) WCF
17 18 (1.21%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 111 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
2 92 (6.20%) Management Information System
3 83 (5.60%) Enterprise Software
4 81 (5.46%) Computer Science
5 76 (5.12%) Private Cloud
6 34 (2.29%) Clustering
7 30 (2.02%) Open Source
8 26 (1.75%) Mathematics
9 20 (1.35%) User Experience
10 19 (1.28%) Mainframe
11 17 (1.15%) CMDB
12 16 (1.08%) Mobile App
13 15 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
14 14 (0.94%) Blackberry
15 12 (0.81%) GIS
15 12 (0.81%) Data Integration
15 12 (0.81%) Data Structures
16 11 (0.74%) Social Network
17 9 (0.61%) Physics
17 9 (0.61%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 484 (32.64%) Windows
2 172 (11.60%) Linux
3 136 (9.17%) UNIX
4 123 (8.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 105 (7.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 65 (4.38%) Windows 7
7 58 (3.91%) Windows 8
8 55 (3.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 40 (2.70%) Solaris
10 27 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 25 (1.69%) AIX
12 16 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
13 14 (0.94%) MVS
13 14 (0.94%) Android
14 13 (0.88%) Mac OS X
15 12 (0.81%) Apple iOS
16 11 (0.74%) Windows XP
16 11 (0.74%) HPUX
17 9 (0.61%) zOS
18 5 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (8.43%) ITIL
2 120 (8.09%) Project Management
3 97 (6.54%) Service Management
4 87 (5.87%) Business Intelligence
5 86 (5.80%) CRM
6 83 (5.60%) Workflow
7 82 (5.53%) Mentoring
8 80 (5.39%) Service Delivery
9 69 (4.65%) Migration
10 65 (4.38%) PRINCE2
11 62 (4.18%) SOA
11 62 (4.18%) Agile Software Development
12 61 (4.11%) Analytics
13 60 (4.05%) Business Analysis
14 54 (3.64%) Time Management
15 53 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
16 51 (3.44%) ITSM
16 51 (3.44%) Business Development
17 48 (3.24%) OO
18 44 (2.97%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 431 (29.06%) SQL
2 284 (19.15%) Java
3 190 (12.81%) C#
4 185 (12.47%) JavaScript
5 68 (4.59%) PL/SQL
6 39 (2.63%) Python
7 38 (2.56%) VBScript
8 36 (2.43%) C++
8 36 (2.43%) C
9 34 (2.29%) PHP
10 32 (2.16%) PowerShell
11 31 (2.09%) VB
12 30 (2.02%) Shell Script
13 28 (1.89%) Perl
14 23 (1.55%) Apex Code
15 17 (1.15%) VBA
16 16 (1.08%) T-SQL
17 15 (1.01%) ABAP
18 14 (0.94%) Bash Shell
18 14 (0.94%) JCL
Qualifications
1 265 (17.87%) Degree
2 204 (13.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 163 (10.99%) MCSE
4 113 (7.62%) MCITP
5 103 (6.95%) Cisco Certification
6 75 (5.06%) Security Cleared
7 69 (4.65%) MCTS
8 42 (2.83%) SC Cleared
8 42 (2.83%) CCIE
9 39 (2.63%) MCSA
9 39 (2.63%) MCP
10 36 (2.43%) CCNP
11 30 (2.02%) CCNA
11 30 (2.02%) CCSE
12 20 (1.35%) MCDBA
12 20 (1.35%) MCSD
13 19 (1.28%) CISSP
13 19 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 18 (1.21%) JNCIS
15 16 (1.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (2.56%) SLA
1 38 (2.56%) QA
2 33 (2.23%) ISO 9001
3 22 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.34%) COBIT
4 5 (0.34%) GAAP
4 5 (0.34%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.27%) HL7
6 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (0.13%) EMIR
7 2 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.067%) FATCA
8 1 (0.067%) GPG13
8 1 (0.067%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 229 (15.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 155 (10.45%) Active Directory
3 154 (10.38%) Hyper-V
4 70 (4.72%) XenApp
5 66 (4.45%) vSphere
6 65 (4.38%) XenDesktop
7 33 (2.23%) vCloud
8 23 (1.55%) XenServer
9 22 (1.48%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (0.47%) NFS
10 7 (0.47%) VMware ESX
10 7 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.40%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.27%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.20%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.20%) Terminal Server
13 3 (0.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 3 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 3 (0.20%) Tivoli Directory Server
13 3 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 87 (5.87%) SCCM
2 69 (4.65%) SCOM
3 27 (1.82%) SCVMM
4 17 (1.15%) HP UCMDB
4 17 (1.15%) Tivoli
5 16 (1.08%) SCOrch
6 13 (0.88%) Backup Exec
7 10 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (0.67%) NetBackup
8 8 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 7 (0.47%) XenMobile
10 6 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
10 6 (0.40%) Data Guard
11 5 (0.34%) yum
11 5 (0.34%) Puppet
11 5 (0.34%) OpenView
12 3 (0.20%) MOM
12 3 (0.20%) Control-M
12 3 (0.20%) Nagios
Vendors
1 490 (33.04%) Microsoft
2 308 (20.77%) Oracle
3 286 (19.29%) VMware
4 205 (13.82%) Cisco
5 145 (9.78%) Citrix
6 128 (8.63%) HP
7 103 (6.95%) NetApp
8 94 (6.34%) Juniper
9 71 (4.79%) IBM
10 59 (3.98%) CheckPoint
11 51 (3.44%) SAP
12 48 (3.24%) F5
13 44 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
14 42 (2.83%) Business Objects
15 41 (2.76%) Riverbed
16 38 (2.56%) Fortinet
17 33 (2.23%) Blue Coat
18 30 (2.02%) Tufin
19 28 (1.89%) IronPort
20 27 (1.82%) ServiceNow
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £43000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum +Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chessington, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
SQ Computer Personnel
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum Plus Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Centric Resource
Salary: £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
Equals One
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
JPS Selection
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 7k Car Allowance + 15% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago