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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 119 97 140
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 24 32 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.04% 1.59% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.66% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 27
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +13.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £57,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.46%
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
2241 1924 2840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.80% 95.34% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1851 1587 2235
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 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
(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
Watford -12 7 £50,000 +42.85%
Letchworth - 2 £31,500 - 1
Technical Consultant
East of England

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 42 (71.19%) Microsoft
2 32 (54.24%) SAN
3 29 (49.15%) Citrix
4 26 (44.07%) VMware
5 21 (35.59%) Windows
6 19 (32.20%) HP
6 19 (32.20%) Hyper-V
7 18 (30.51%) LAN
7 18 (30.51%) WAN
8 17 (28.81%) MS Excel
8 17 (28.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (28.81%) Time Management
8 17 (28.81%) Project Planning
8 17 (28.81%) Lync
8 17 (28.81%) Business Transformation
8 17 (28.81%) Mentoring
9 16 (27.12%) MCITP
9 16 (27.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (27.12%) MS Exchange
9 16 (27.12%) SQL
10 15 (25.42%) SCCM
11 14 (23.73%) XenApp
11 14 (23.73%) XenDesktop
11 14 (23.73%) Cisco
12 13 (22.03%) NetApp
12 13 (22.03%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (22.03%) vSphere
13 12 (20.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (20.34%) DNS
13 12 (20.34%) Oracle

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 17 (28.81%) Lync
2 16 (27.12%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.47%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.08%) SAS
5 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.39%) IIS
7 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.69%) Apache
7 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (28.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.34%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (54.24%) SAN
2 18 (30.51%) LAN
2 18 (30.51%) WAN
3 12 (20.34%) DNS
4 10 (16.95%) iSCSI
5 8 (13.56%) Firewall
6 7 (11.86%) VPN
7 3 (5.08%) NetScaler
7 3 (5.08%) NAS
8 2 (3.39%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (3.39%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 5 (8.47%) SQLPlus
3 5 (8.47%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (8.47%) Oracle9i Database
3 5 (8.47%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (3.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) XML
2 5 (8.47%) Middleware
2 5 (8.47%) .NET
3 1 (1.69%) HTML
3 1 (1.69%) J2EE
3 1 (1.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.78%) EqualLogic
3 3 (5.08%) FlexPod
4 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.59%) Windows
2 4 (6.78%) UNIX
3 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.39%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.81%) Disaster Recovery
1 17 (28.81%) Time Management
1 17 (28.81%) Project Planning
1 17 (28.81%) Business Transformation
1 17 (28.81%) Mentoring
2 10 (16.95%) Software Deployment
3 9 (15.25%) Migration
4 5 (8.47%) Change Control
4 5 (8.47%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (8.47%) E-business
4 5 (8.47%) Workflow
4 5 (8.47%) SOA
5 4 (6.78%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (5.08%) Project Management
6 3 (5.08%) Network Design
7 2 (3.39%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.12%) SQL
2 7 (11.86%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.39%) Java
4 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (27.12%) MCITP
1 16 (27.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (22.03%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (20.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (20.34%) CCNP
4 11 (18.64%) NCDA
5 10 (16.95%) NCIE
6 9 (15.25%) VCAP
7 8 (13.56%) MCSE
8 4 (6.78%) MCTS
8 4 (6.78%) CCNA
9 2 (3.39%) VCDX
9 2 (3.39%) Degree
9 2 (3.39%) VTSP
10 1 (1.69%) CCA
10 1 (1.69%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.69%) HP AIS
System Software
1 19 (32.20%) Hyper-V
2 14 (23.73%) XenApp
2 14 (23.73%) XenDesktop
3 13 (22.03%) vSphere
4 11 (18.64%) XenServer
5 10 (16.95%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (13.56%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (11.86%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (6.78%) VMware ESX
9 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (25.42%) SCCM
2 6 (10.17%) SCOM
3 4 (6.78%) NetBackup
3 4 (6.78%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.39%) Legato
Vendors
1 42 (71.19%) Microsoft
2 29 (49.15%) Citrix
3 26 (44.07%) VMware
4 19 (32.20%) HP
5 14 (23.73%) Cisco
6 13 (22.03%) NetApp
7 12 (20.34%) Oracle
8 8 (13.56%) EMC
9 7 (11.86%) Dell
10 6 (10.17%) IBM
10 6 (10.17%) Symantec
11 4 (6.78%) PlateSpin
11 4 (6.78%) Veeam
12 3 (5.08%) Juniper
12 3 (5.08%) WatchGuard
13 2 (3.39%) CommVault
14 1 (1.69%) JBoss
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 14 days ago