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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 87 101 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 20 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.72% 0.24% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +8.69%
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
1124 1165 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.56% 94.56% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1006 1032 656
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Kent

Technical Consultant
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 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
(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
Maidstone +9 1 £30,000 -
Technical Consultant
South East

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 33 (76.74%) Windows
2 28 (65.12%) Microsoft
3 26 (60.47%) Cisco
3 26 (60.47%) VMware
3 26 (60.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (53.49%) Firewall
5 22 (51.16%) MCSE
5 22 (51.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (51.16%) MS Exchange
5 22 (51.16%) Windows 2000 Server
6 21 (48.84%) Apple
6 21 (48.84%) Avaya
7 20 (46.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 20 (46.51%) Blackberry
7 20 (46.51%) CCNA
7 20 (46.51%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (46.51%) MCITP
8 19 (44.19%) Mac OS X
9 17 (39.53%) Problem Management
9 17 (39.53%) Exchange Server 2000
10 10 (23.26%) SQL
11 9 (20.93%) MS Office
12 8 (18.60%) Citrix
12 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (18.60%) SAN
13 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
13 7 (16.28%) Migration
13 7 (16.28%) Finance
14 6 (13.95%) SCCM
14 6 (13.95%) WAN

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 22 (51.16%) MS Exchange
2 20 (46.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 17 (39.53%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (6.98%) JBoss
4 3 (6.98%) Apache
4 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.65%) IIS
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Office
2 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.98%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
1 2 (4.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (53.49%) Firewall
2 8 (18.60%) SAN
3 6 (13.95%) WAN
4 5 (11.63%) LAN
5 4 (9.30%) DNS
6 2 (4.65%) VPN
6 2 (4.65%) LDAP
6 2 (4.65%) DHCP
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (4.65%) VLAN
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (4.65%) iSCSI
6 2 (4.65%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.33%) 4G
7 1 (2.33%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.33%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) OLAP
2 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.65%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) AdminStudio
2 2 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) Application Packaging
1 3 (6.98%) YAML
2 2 (4.65%) XML
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) .NET
3 1 (2.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (46.51%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.65%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 33 (76.74%) Windows
2 22 (51.16%) Windows 2000 Server
3 19 (44.19%) Mac OS X
4 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
6 4 (9.30%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.98%) UNIX
7 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (6.98%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.98%) AIX
7 3 (6.98%) Solaris
7 3 (6.98%) Linux
8 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.33%) Android
9 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Problem Management
2 7 (16.28%) Migration
3 5 (11.63%) Data Migration
4 4 (9.30%) Project Management
4 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (9.30%) Line Management
5 3 (6.98%) Campaign Management
5 3 (6.98%) Propensity Modelling
5 3 (6.98%) DevOps
5 3 (6.98%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (6.98%) Coaching
5 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.98%) Change Management
5 3 (6.98%) ITIL
5 3 (6.98%) BCP
6 2 (4.65%) MOF
6 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.65%) Data Management
6 2 (4.65%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) VBScript
2 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.98%) Ruby
3 3 (6.98%) Java
3 3 (6.98%) Perl
3 3 (6.98%) PHP
4 2 (4.65%) C
4 2 (4.65%) C++
4 2 (4.65%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) C#
5 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (51.16%) MCSE
1 22 (51.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (46.51%) CCNA
2 20 (46.51%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (46.51%) MCITP
3 2 (4.65%) VCDX
3 2 (4.65%) NCDA
3 2 (4.65%) NCIE
3 2 (4.65%) VCAP
3 2 (4.65%) VTSP
3 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (60.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.63%) vSphere
2 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (9.30%) XenDesktop
3 4 (9.30%) XenApp
4 2 (4.65%) XenServer
4 2 (4.65%) NFS
5 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) SCCM
2 3 (6.98%) Puppet
2 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.98%) WSUS
3 2 (4.65%) SCOrch
3 2 (4.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (4.65%) SCSM
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Intune
3 2 (4.65%) SCOM
3 2 (4.65%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.65%) OpenView
3 2 (4.65%) Legato
3 2 (4.65%) Control-M
3 2 (4.65%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 28 (65.12%) Microsoft
2 26 (60.47%) Cisco
2 26 (60.47%) VMware
3 21 (48.84%) Avaya
3 21 (48.84%) Apple
4 8 (18.60%) Citrix
5 5 (11.63%) NetApp
6 4 (9.30%) HP
6 4 (9.30%) Dell
6 4 (9.30%) IBM
6 4 (9.30%) Symantec
7 3 (6.98%) Wyse
7 3 (6.98%) Neolane
7 3 (6.98%) Adobe
7 3 (6.98%) Oracle
7 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.65%) CommVault
8 2 (4.65%) Veritas
8 2 (4.65%) Sun
8 2 (4.65%) Varonis
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