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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank - 62 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - 1.23% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +11.11%
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
388 393 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.24% 96.80% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 339 359 298
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 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 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) SLA
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 5 (45.45%) Process Management
2 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
2 5 (45.45%) Change Management
2 5 (45.45%) ITSM
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 4 (36.36%) CentOS
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 4 (36.36%) MySQL
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) CCEE
5 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (18.18%) vSphere
5 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) SAN

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
2 1 (9.09%) NAS
2 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
2 4 (36.36%) MySQL
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) CentOS
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
1 5 (45.45%) Service Management
1 5 (45.45%) Process Management
1 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
1 5 (45.45%) Change Management
1 5 (45.45%) ITSM
1 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCEE
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCA
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) VCAP
2 1 (9.09%) CCAA
2 1 (9.09%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) vSphere
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
2 1 (9.09%) XenServer
2 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Dell
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft