The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 85 47 68
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 3 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.31% 3.00% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 3.20% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 8
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
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 Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
929 594 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 95.87% 93.84% 98.26%
Number of salaries quoted 849 540 620
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,200 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Technical Consultant
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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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
Daventry - 1 £45,000 -
Technical Consultant
East Midlands

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 5 (71.43%) Citrix
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
1 5 (71.43%) XenApp
1 5 (71.43%) XenDesktop
2 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) CCA
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Terminal Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (28.57%) MCTS
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (28.57%) MCITP
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
General
1 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 1 (14.29%) HACMP
1 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) COBOL
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) CCA
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (28.57%) MCTS
1 2 (28.57%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) XenApp
1 5 (71.43%) XenDesktop
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
3 2 (28.57%) Terminal Server
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) RACF
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Cognizant
3 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) IBM