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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 95 101 77
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 10 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.94% 0.36% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.38% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 1
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +81.81%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -3.15%
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
1022 1057 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.23% 94.63% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 923 915 605
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £56,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 27 (72.97%) Microsoft
3 24 (64.86%) Cisco
4 22 (59.46%) Firewall
4 22 (59.46%) VMware
4 22 (59.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (56.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (56.76%) MCSE
5 21 (56.76%) MS Exchange
6 20 (54.05%) Avaya
6 20 (54.05%) Apple
7 19 (51.35%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (51.35%) Blackberry
7 19 (51.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 19 (51.35%) CCNA
7 19 (51.35%) MCITP
7 19 (51.35%) Windows 2000 Server
8 18 (48.65%) Mac OS X
9 16 (43.24%) Exchange Server 2000
9 16 (43.24%) Problem Management
10 9 (24.32%) MS Office
11 8 (21.62%) SAN
12 7 (18.92%) Finance
12 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
13 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (16.22%) SCCM
13 6 (16.22%) Citrix
13 6 (16.22%) WAN
14 5 (13.51%) LAN
14 5 (13.51%) SQL

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 21 (56.76%) MS Exchange
2 19 (51.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 16 (43.24%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.70%) JBoss
5 1 (2.70%) Apache
5 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Office
2 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) IaaS
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (59.46%) Firewall
2 8 (21.62%) SAN
3 6 (16.22%) WAN
4 5 (13.51%) LAN
4 5 (13.51%) DNS
5 3 (8.11%) DHCP
5 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.41%) iSCSI
6 2 (5.41%) LDAP
6 2 (5.41%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.70%) 4G
7 1 (2.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (2.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (2.70%) Multicast
7 1 (2.70%) VPN
7 1 (2.70%) 3G
7 1 (2.70%) Wireshark
7 1 (2.70%) VLAN
7 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) AdminStudio
2 2 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Application Packaging
2 2 (5.41%) XML
3 1 (2.70%) CSS
3 1 (2.70%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) Rendezvous
3 1 (2.70%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (51.35%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) HACMP
3 1 (2.70%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 19 (51.35%) Windows 2000 Server
3 18 (48.65%) Mac OS X
4 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
5 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.81%) Windows XP
7 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
7 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (5.41%) UNIX
8 2 (5.41%) AIX
8 2 (5.41%) Solaris
8 2 (5.41%) Linux
8 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.70%) Android
9 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Problem Management
2 4 (10.81%) Migration
2 4 (10.81%) Change Management
2 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (10.81%) ITIL
3 3 (8.11%) Coaching
3 3 (8.11%) BCP
3 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.41%) Project Management
4 2 (5.41%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
4 2 (5.41%) MOF
4 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.70%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.70%) DevOps
5 1 (2.70%) Time Management
5 1 (2.70%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.81%) VBScript
3 2 (5.41%) Perl
3 2 (5.41%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.70%) VBA
4 1 (2.70%) C
4 1 (2.70%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) C++
4 1 (2.70%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (56.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 21 (56.76%) MCSE
2 19 (51.35%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (51.35%) CCNA
2 19 (51.35%) MCITP
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (59.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (10.81%) XenApp
3 4 (10.81%) XenDesktop
4 3 (8.11%) vSphere
5 2 (5.41%) NFS
5 2 (5.41%) XenServer
6 1 (2.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) SCCM
2 3 (8.11%) WSUS
3 2 (5.41%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.41%) SCOM
3 2 (5.41%) SCVMM
3 2 (5.41%) Control-M
3 2 (5.41%) OpenView
3 2 (5.41%) SCOrch
3 2 (5.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (5.41%) SCSM
3 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Intune
3 2 (5.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (72.97%) Microsoft
2 24 (64.86%) Cisco
3 22 (59.46%) VMware
4 20 (54.05%) Avaya
4 20 (54.05%) Apple
5 6 (16.22%) Citrix
6 4 (10.81%) IBM
6 4 (10.81%) HP
6 4 (10.81%) Dell
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle
7 3 (8.11%) NetApp
7 3 (8.11%) Wyse
8 2 (5.41%) Veritas
8 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
8 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.41%) Symantec
8 2 (5.41%) Sun
8 2 (5.41%) Juniper
8 2 (5.41%) Varonis
8 2 (5.41%) 3PAR
Kent
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Pension
Posted: 9 days ago