The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 - 78 83
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 0 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 1.61% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.73% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 14
Average salary - £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Technical Consultant
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1054 869 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.17% 93.44% 95.43%
Number of salaries quoted 837 781 821
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) GIS
2 3 (42.86%) ESRI
2 3 (42.86%) ArcGIS
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) SCCM
4 1 (14.29%) SCOM
4 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (42.86%) ArcGIS
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) GIS
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) HPUX
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) ESRI
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco