The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 58 58 62
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 10 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.78% 1.12% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 1.15% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 4
Average salary £32,500 £41,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.21% -17.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Job Titles Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
547 349 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.16% 98.03% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 485 309 363
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Technical Consultant
Leicestershire

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 14 July 2014, 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 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) SLA
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) Service Management
2 5 (41.67%) Process Management
2 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
2 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 5 (41.67%) ITSM
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (33.33%) CentOS
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (33.33%) MySQL
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (25.00%) SAN
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (25.00%) vSphere
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (16.67%) CCEE
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (8.33%) NAS
2 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) CentOS
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Project Management
1 5 (41.67%) Service Management
1 5 (41.67%) Process Management
1 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
1 5 (41.67%) Change Management
1 5 (41.67%) ITSM
1 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CCEE
3 1 (8.33%) CCAA
3 1 (8.33%) CCIA
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) CCA
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) NCDA
3 1 (8.33%) NCIE
3 1 (8.33%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (25.00%) vSphere
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) XenServer
3 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
1 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) EMC
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp