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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 92 100 76
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 9 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.76% 0.16% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.17% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 5
Average salary £77,500 £45,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.22% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,615 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.36% -5.26%
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
1141 1208 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.69% 96.56% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 874 985 728
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 11 (91.67%) Workflow
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
1 11 (91.67%) Ajax
1 11 (91.67%) .NET Framework
1 11 (91.67%) C#
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
1 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
1 11 (91.67%) VB.NET
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
1 11 (91.67%) Visual Studio
1 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
1 11 (91.67%) CSS
1 11 (91.67%) OOD
1 11 (91.67%) QA
1 11 (91.67%) Wealth Management
1 11 (91.67%) Unit Testing
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 11 (91.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 11 (91.67%) Mentoring
1 11 (91.67%) SDLC
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (8.33%) Verint
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) WFM
2 1 (8.33%) Migration

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (91.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
1 11 (91.67%) .NET Framework
1 11 (91.67%) Ajax
1 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
1 11 (91.67%) CSS
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Mentoring
1 11 (91.67%) OOD
1 11 (91.67%) SDLC
1 11 (91.67%) Unit Testing
1 11 (91.67%) Wealth Management
1 11 (91.67%) Workflow
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
1 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
1 11 (91.67%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) Verint