The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 132 108 134
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 15 33 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.68% 1.33% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.38% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 15
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £39,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Technical Consultant
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2103 2395 2523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.12% 96.57% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1728 1910 2114
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 Hertfordshire

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Technical Consultant
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Rickmansworth - 5 £33,000 -
Watford +2 2 £70,000 +33.33% 1
Letchworth +11 1 £41,250 +5.76%
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £42,500 - 1
Technical Consultant
East of England

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 14 (51.85%) Windows
3 9 (33.33%) WAN
3 9 (33.33%) Migration
3 9 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 8 (29.63%) Business Transformation
4 8 (29.63%) Project Planning
4 8 (29.63%) Management Information System
4 8 (29.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (29.63%) SAN
4 8 (29.63%) LAN
4 8 (29.63%) Citrix
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
4 8 (29.63%) MS Office
5 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
5 7 (25.93%) QA
6 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (22.22%) MySQL
6 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 6 (22.22%) Cisco
6 6 (22.22%) VMware
7 5 (18.52%) Finance
7 5 (18.52%) MS Visio
7 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
7 5 (18.52%) Test Planning
7 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (18.52%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (14.81%) Lync
3 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (11.11%) IIS
4 2 (7.41%) JBoss
4 2 (7.41%) Apache
4 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Office
2 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 5 (18.52%) MS Visio
2 5 (18.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
2 3 (11.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) WAN
2 8 (29.63%) LAN
2 8 (29.63%) SAN
3 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.11%) VPN
4 3 (11.11%) POP3
4 3 (11.11%) SMTP
4 3 (11.11%) Internet
4 3 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (3.70%) xDSL
5 1 (3.70%) MPLS
5 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.70%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Management Information System
2 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.41%) Physics
4 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Migration
1 9 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 8 (29.63%) Business Transformation
2 8 (29.63%) Project Planning
2 8 (29.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (18.52%) Test Planning
4 3 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.41%) ERP
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Service Management
5 2 (7.41%) WFM
5 2 (7.41%) Time Management
6 1 (3.70%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (3.70%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (3.70%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) PHP
3 2 (7.41%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) QA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) Citrix
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco
3 6 (22.22%) VMware
4 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.41%) JD Edwards
5 2 (7.41%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (7.41%) SAP
6 1 (3.70%) Juniper
6 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago