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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 102 91 66
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 9 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.69% 0.63% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.67% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 8
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.46%
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
1262 1050 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.41% 94.68% 93.49%
Number of salaries quoted 749 689 586
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (41.67%) EMC
3 5 (41.67%) NetApp
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (41.67%) CLARiiON
3 5 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (41.67%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 5 (41.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 5 (41.67%) vSphere
3 5 (41.67%) VCAP
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (16.67%) UNIX
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Banking
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
6 2 (16.67%) Time Management
6 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (16.67%) Relational Database

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (8.33%) ClearCase
1 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) WinForms
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
1 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (8.33%) Java EE
1 1 (8.33%) WCF
1 1 (8.33%) WPF
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 1 (8.33%) Spring.NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (8.33%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) CLARiiON
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (16.67%) Time Management
1 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (16.67%) People Management
2 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (8.33%) TDD
2 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (8.33%) AOP
2 1 (8.33%) Web Development
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (8.33%) OO
2 1 (8.33%) CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (8.33%) MVC
2 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (41.67%) VCAP
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CCEE
3 1 (8.33%) CCIA
3 1 (8.33%) JNCIE
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) CCIE
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) CCA
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (41.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 5 (41.67%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) NetApp
2 5 (41.67%) EMC
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) Juniper
5 1 (8.33%) CA
5 1 (8.33%) Green Hat
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