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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 69 69 55
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 11 9 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.43% 1.21% 3.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 1.26% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 27
Average salary £27,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
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
725 712 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.52% 95.83% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 600 654 806
Average salary £40,500 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.57% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 18 (66.67%) SQL
2 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
4 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
5 6 (22.22%) Finance
6 5 (18.52%) SAN
6 5 (18.52%) VMware
6 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
7 4 (14.81%) Degree
7 4 (14.81%) Citrix
7 4 (14.81%) Cisco
7 4 (14.81%) MCP
8 3 (11.11%) CSS
8 3 (11.11%) HTML
8 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
8 3 (11.11%) Banking
8 3 (11.11%) Local Government
9 2 (7.41%) Marketing
9 2 (7.41%) Web Analytics
9 2 (7.41%) Google
9 2 (7.41%) Veeam
9 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (7.41%) Google Analytics
9 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (7.41%) Analytics
9 2 (7.41%) Campaign Management
9 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 (7.41%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) SAN
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
2 3 (11.11%) Local Government
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) HTML
1 3 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (3.70%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Web 2.0
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.70%) iSeries
1 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
1 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
1 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (7.41%) Web Analytics
1 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (7.41%) Analytics
1 2 (7.41%) Campaign Management
2 1 (3.70%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (3.70%) Web Development
2 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
2 1 (3.70%) Web Design
2 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) MCP
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.70%) MCITP
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
3 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) VMware
3 4 (14.81%) Citrix
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco
4 2 (7.41%) Google
4 2 (7.41%) Veeam
5 1 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (3.70%) Dell