The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 69 60 60
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 8 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.10% 2.80% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 2.88% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 15
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Technical Consultant
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
692 937 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.92% 97.20% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 619 831 702
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Oxford

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Oxford

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (42.86%) vSphere
4 6 (42.86%) NCDA
4 6 (42.86%) NCIE
4 6 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 6 (42.86%) EMC
4 6 (42.86%) Citrix
4 6 (42.86%) NetApp
4 6 (42.86%) Windows
5 5 (35.71%) MCSE
5 5 (35.71%) Symantec
5 5 (35.71%) HP
5 5 (35.71%) Dell
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (35.71%) VMware ESX
5 5 (35.71%) NetBackup
5 5 (35.71%) Backup Exec
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (35.71%) XenApp
5 5 (35.71%) XenServer
5 5 (35.71%) XenDesktop
5 5 (35.71%) Veeam
5 5 (35.71%) MCITP
5 5 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (35.71%) PlateSpin
5 5 (35.71%) MCTS

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) EqualLogic
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Web Design
3 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C
2 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) NCDA
1 6 (42.86%) NCIE
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (35.71%) MCSE
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (35.71%) MCITP
2 5 (35.71%) MCTS
2 5 (35.71%) VCAP
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (42.86%) vSphere
2 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 5 (35.71%) VMware ESX
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (35.71%) XenApp
3 5 (35.71%) XenServer
3 5 (35.71%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) NetBackup
1 5 (35.71%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) EMC
3 6 (42.86%) Citrix
3 6 (42.86%) NetApp
4 5 (35.71%) Symantec
4 5 (35.71%) HP
4 5 (35.71%) Dell
4 5 (35.71%) Veeam
4 5 (35.71%) PlateSpin
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) Avaya