The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 90 107 90
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 11 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.88% 0.28% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.29% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 6
Average salary £54,000 £38,750 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.35% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £35,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,400 £47,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Technical Consultant
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1176 1387 1016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.16% 96.39% 93.73%
Number of salaries quoted 783 903 549
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Glasgow

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 9 (60.00%) Finance
1 9 (60.00%) Java
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Waterfall
3 6 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) Citrix
6 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
6 2 (13.33%) HP
6 2 (13.33%) Compaq
6 2 (13.33%) IPv4
6 2 (13.33%) ERP
6 2 (13.33%) DHCP
6 2 (13.33%) DNS
6 2 (13.33%) MCP
6 2 (13.33%) MCSE
6 2 (13.33%) MCSA
6 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) DB2
6 2 (13.33%) IIS
6 2 (13.33%) SAP
6 2 (13.33%) SQL

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (13.33%) NetWeaver
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP R/3
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DHCP
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
1 2 (13.33%) IPv4
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (13.33%) SAP HANA
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) DB2
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) MaxDB
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (13.33%) Middleware
2 2 (13.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) AIX
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Project Management
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (46.67%) Waterfall
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) ERP
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (13.33%) Time Management
3 2 (13.33%) SAP Security
4 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) VBScript
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) MCP
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) MCSA
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) JNCIE
2 1 (6.67%) CCIE
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (13.33%) XenApp
1 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
1 2 (13.33%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) Compaq
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Juniper
4 1 (6.67%) CommVault
4 1 (6.67%) NetApp
4 1 (6.67%) EMC