The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 73 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 3 23 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.46% 3.00% 3.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 3.08% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 32
Average salary £65,000 £46,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.54% -2.63%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,250
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.55%
Technical Consultant
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
648 746 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 98.93% 97.26% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 576 644 706
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Guildford

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (40.00%) UAG
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) SCOM
4 2 (40.00%) SCVMM
4 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) ISA Server
5 1 (20.00%) MPLS
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) ITSM
5 1 (20.00%) assyst
5 1 (20.00%) FrontRange
5 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) Degree

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) MRTG
2 1 (20.00%) SNMP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Dell Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (40.00%) UAG
2 2 (40.00%) ISA Server
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
1 2 (40.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (20.00%) Ionix
2 1 (20.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (20.00%) BMC
5 1 (20.00%) CA
5 1 (20.00%) FrontRange
5 1 (20.00%) LANDesk
5 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow