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 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 105 89 59
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 6 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.42% 0.68% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.72% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 7
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
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
1372 1114 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.48% 94.97% 91.98%
Number of salaries quoted 833 777 547
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 £27,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, 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 5 (45.45%) Cisco
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) NetApp
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (27.27%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (27.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 3 (27.27%) vSphere
3 3 (27.27%) VCAP
3 3 (27.27%) UNIX
3 3 (27.27%) CLARiiON
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) EMC
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) Banking
4 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 2 (18.18%) Time Management
4 2 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, 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 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (9.09%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
1 1 (9.09%) Java EE
1 1 (9.09%) WCF
1 1 (9.09%) WPF
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
1 1 (9.09%) Spring.NET
1 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (9.09%) Castle Windsor
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (9.09%) WinForms
1 1 (9.09%) NHibernate
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (27.27%) UNIX
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Time Management
1 2 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (9.09%) Web Development
2 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
2 1 (9.09%) MVC
2 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
2 1 (9.09%) AOP
2 1 (9.09%) TDD
2 1 (9.09%) Scrum
2 1 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (9.09%) OO
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (27.27%) VCAP
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) CCEE
2 1 (9.09%) CCIA
2 1 (9.09%) CCIE
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) JNCIE
2 1 (9.09%) CCA
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 3 (27.27%) vSphere
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) NetApp
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) EMC
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Green Hat
5 1 (9.09%) Juniper
5 1 (9.09%) CA
5 1 (9.09%) CommVault