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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 96 76 91
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 5 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.46% 1.83% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 1.89% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 2
Average salary £23,000 £55,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.18% +12.82%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £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
1030 953 1051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 95.11% 97.15% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 937 788 899
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 4 September 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
Rochester - 1 - -
Sevenoaks - 1 £23,000 -
Technical Consultant
South East

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
4 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (55.56%) VBScript
4 5 (55.56%) CRM
4 5 (55.56%) C#
4 5 (55.56%) Dojo
4 5 (55.56%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) Citrix
6 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) HP
6 2 (22.22%) Dell
7 1 (11.11%) Intel
7 1 (11.11%) SLA
7 1 (11.11%) IBM
7 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
7 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (11.11%) Firewall
7 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 1 (11.11%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) VMware
7 1 (11.11%) Clustering

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) LDAP
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) Dojo
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) HACMP
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) AIX
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) VBScript
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) VBA
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) NFS
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
1 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
1 1 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
1 1 (11.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) OpenView
1 1 (11.11%) Control-M
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix
1 2 (22.22%) HP
1 2 (22.22%) Dell
2 1 (11.11%) Intel
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Apple
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Sun
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) IBM