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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 85 96 78
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 5 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.49% 0.52% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.55% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 7
Average salary £44,000 £51,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.72% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £43,700 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £52,800 £45,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -
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
979 1100 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.33% 95.74% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 662 666 651
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (64.29%) Windows
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
1 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (50.00%) vSphere
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) EMC
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (35.71%) NetApp
3 5 (35.71%) CLARiiON
3 5 (35.71%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 2000 Server
3 5 (35.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 5 (35.71%) VCAP
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) MCSE
4 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 4 (28.57%) CCNA
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) Citrix
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (28.57%) SAN
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 4 (28.57%) XenApp

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (7.14%) NetWeaver
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (7.14%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) VLAN
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) DHCP
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SAP HANA
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 2 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Basis
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
1 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) CRM
2 3 (21.43%) ERP
2 3 (21.43%) Time Management
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Security
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (7.14%) ABAP
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (35.71%) VCAP
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (28.57%) CCNA
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (28.57%) MCSE
3 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) MCP
4 2 (14.29%) JNCIE
4 2 (14.29%) MCSA
4 2 (14.29%) CCIE
4 2 (14.29%) CCNP
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Certification
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (50.00%) vSphere
3 5 (35.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 4 (28.57%) XenApp
5 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) EMC
3 5 (35.71%) NetApp
4 4 (28.57%) Citrix
4 4 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) Compaq
5 2 (14.29%) Juniper
5 2 (14.29%) Symantec
5 2 (14.29%) Sophos
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle
6 1 (7.14%) SAP