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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 98 92 76
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 5 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.36% 0.53% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.55% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 3
Average salary £66,000 £54,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +27.05%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +11.11%
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
1322 1090 829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.43% 95.45% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1051 832 717
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 November 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) SAN
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Business Transformation
4 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) SCOM
5 2 (28.57%) SCVMM
5 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) MCSE
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) IIS
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 2 (28.57%) CommVault
5 2 (28.57%) NetApp

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
3 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
2 3 (42.86%) Business Transformation
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (28.57%) VCDX
1 2 (28.57%) NCDA
1 2 (28.57%) NCIE
1 2 (28.57%) VCAP
1 2 (28.57%) VTSP
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Legato
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
1 2 (28.57%) SCVMM
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Intune
1 2 (28.57%) SCOrch
1 2 (28.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (28.57%) SCSM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) CommVault
2 2 (28.57%) NetApp
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco