The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 67 51 55
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 8 30 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.06% 3.13% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 3.23% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 26 15
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.55% +0.55%
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
722 929 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.88% 96.97% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 663 806 614
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Consultant
Oxfordshire

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 30 July 2014.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Oxford

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (50.00%) vSphere
3 8 (44.44%) Windows
4 7 (38.89%) EMC
4 7 (38.89%) SAN
4 7 (38.89%) NetApp
4 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
4 7 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (38.89%) NCDA
4 7 (38.89%) NCIE
5 6 (33.33%) MCITP
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (33.33%) MCSE
6 5 (27.78%) Citrix
6 5 (27.78%) HP
6 5 (27.78%) Dell
6 5 (27.78%) VMware ESX
6 5 (27.78%) Symantec
6 5 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (27.78%) PlateSpin
6 5 (27.78%) MCTS
6 5 (27.78%) NetBackup
6 5 (27.78%) Backup Exec
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (27.78%) XenApp
6 5 (27.78%) XenServer
6 5 (27.78%) XenDesktop

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (11.11%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) XML
1 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) EqualLogic
2 2 (11.11%) FlexPod
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.56%) ERP
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.56%) Time Management
3 1 (5.56%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (38.89%) NCDA
1 7 (38.89%) NCIE
2 6 (33.33%) MCITP
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (33.33%) MCSE
3 5 (27.78%) MCTS
3 5 (27.78%) VCAP
4 3 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.56%) CCNP
5 1 (5.56%) CCDP
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (50.00%) vSphere
2 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
3 5 (27.78%) VMware ESX
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (27.78%) XenApp
3 5 (27.78%) XenServer
3 5 (27.78%) XenDesktop
4 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) NetBackup
1 5 (27.78%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) EMC
3 7 (38.89%) NetApp
4 5 (27.78%) Citrix
4 5 (27.78%) HP
4 5 (27.78%) Dell
4 5 (27.78%) Symantec
4 5 (27.78%) PlateSpin
4 5 (27.78%) Veeam
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco
6 1 (5.56%) Apple