The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 53 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.51% 0.25% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £43,125 £46,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Technical Consultant
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
386 395 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.23% 100.00% 98.73%
Number of salaries quoted 341 330 454
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Leicester

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (80.00%) LAN
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (70.00%) CentOS
2 7 (70.00%) Office 365
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) MySQL
3 5 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) Avaya
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (30.00%) Skype
4 3 (30.00%) WebEx
4 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (30.00%) Presales

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) LAN
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) Skype
3 3 (30.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) MySQL
2 5 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) CentOS
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (30.00%) Presales
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
1 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Avaya
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint