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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 86 74 70
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 15 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.26% 1.39% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.46% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 22
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +1.19%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -
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
1161 889 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 97.15% 94.78% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 984 768 762
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,050 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Technical Consultant
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +8 4 £37,000 -11.90%
Cheltenham -7 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Cirencester +10 1 £50,000 -
Technical Consultant
South West

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 17 (65.38%) GIS
2 16 (61.54%) Security Cleared
3 15 (57.69%) ESRI
3 15 (57.69%) ArcGIS
3 15 (57.69%) Python
4 12 (46.15%) C#
5 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
5 11 (42.31%) RDBMS
5 11 (42.31%) Relational Database
5 11 (42.31%) DV Cleared
5 11 (42.31%) Data Management
6 10 (38.46%) .NET
7 9 (34.62%) Web Development
7 9 (34.62%) Open Source
8 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
9 5 (19.23%) Finance
9 5 (19.23%) Citrix
10 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 3 (11.54%) Cisco
11 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
11 3 (11.54%) Windows
11 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
11 3 (11.54%) Change Management
11 3 (11.54%) Juniper
11 3 (11.54%) QA
11 3 (11.54%) Network Security
11 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
11 3 (11.54%) Performance Testing
11 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
12 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 15 (57.69%) ArcGIS
2 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) RDBMS
1 11 (42.31%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Military
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) GIS
2 9 (34.62%) Open Source
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) HPUX
2 2 (7.69%) Solaris
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Data Management
2 9 (34.62%) Web Development
3 3 (11.54%) Performance Testing
3 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
3 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
3 3 (11.54%) Change Management
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.69%) Business Development
4 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) Python
2 12 (46.15%) C#
3 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) VB
4 2 (7.69%) C++
4 2 (7.69%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 11 (42.31%) DV Cleared
3 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) ISEB
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.85%) MCITP
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) MCSE
5 1 (3.85%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) SCOM
1 1 (3.85%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) ESRI
2 5 (19.23%) Citrix
3 3 (11.54%) Juniper
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Symantec
4 1 (3.85%) VMware