The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 68 78 81
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 3 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.43% 0.58% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.60% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 4
Average salary - £32,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Technical Consultant
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
673 833 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.11% 97.43% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 524 725 606
Average salary £36,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.41% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Technical Consultant
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Leicester +9 3 - -
Technical Consultant
East Midlands

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (80.00%) Office 365
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) vCloud
3 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Banking

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (20.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
1 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
1 1 (20.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix