The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 83 80 85
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 2 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.18% 1.20% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 1.26% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 4
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
Technical Consultant
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1057 1033 1017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.05% 95.74% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 865 843 874
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Essex region.

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Essex

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) CommVault
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp
2 2 (33.33%) Legato
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (33.33%) Symantec
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (33.33%) VCDX
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) NCDA
2 2 (33.33%) NCIE
2 2 (33.33%) VCAP
2 2 (33.33%) VTSP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (33.33%) FlexPod
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Taleo
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Basis

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) ATM
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (33.33%) VCDX
1 2 (33.33%) NCDA
1 2 (33.33%) NCIE
1 2 (33.33%) VCAP
1 2 (33.33%) VTSP
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Legato
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) CommVault
1 2 (33.33%) NetApp
1 2 (33.33%) Symantec
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SAP