The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 99 92 104
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 1 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.091% 0.96% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.99% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 3
Average salary £70,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Technical Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1063 1006 1115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.99% 96.73% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 940 912 944
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Kent

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) vCloud
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) vRealize
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) vCloud
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) NFS
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft