The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 14 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 119 86 91
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 15 49 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.64% 2.16% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 2.29% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 14 44 40
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £38,000 £37,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2162 2144 2186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.39% 94.49% 93.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1573 1741 1850
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Technical Consultant
Berkshire

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Reading

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Reading region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 13 (28.26%) Active Directory
3 11 (23.91%) Windows
4 10 (21.74%) MS Exchange
4 10 (21.74%) EMC
4 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (19.57%) Lync
5 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (19.57%) Cisco
6 8 (17.39%) Citrix
6 8 (17.39%) SAN
6 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
6 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
6 8 (17.39%) Clustering
6 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (17.39%) Hyper-V
7 7 (15.22%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (15.22%) Hitachi
7 7 (15.22%) NetApp
7 7 (15.22%) Sun
8 6 (13.04%) SQL
8 6 (13.04%) UNIX
8 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (13.04%) SCCM
9 5 (10.87%) XenApp
9 5 (10.87%) XenDesktop
9 5 (10.87%) VMware

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 10 (21.74%) MS Exchange
1 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (19.57%) Lync
3 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Force.com
1 4 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) SAN
2 4 (8.70%) NetScaler
2 4 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (6.52%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (4.35%) MPLS
4 2 (4.35%) VPLS
4 2 (4.35%) VPN
4 2 (4.35%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.17%) PBX
5 1 (2.17%) DHCP
5 1 (2.17%) DNS
5 1 (2.17%) Internet
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.17%) Network Security
5 1 (2.17%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) DB2
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.17%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) PVCS
General
1 4 (8.70%) French Language
1 4 (8.70%) German Language
1 4 (8.70%) Russian Language
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Advertising
4 1 (2.17%) Military
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) Visualforce
2 1 (2.17%) Web Services
2 1 (2.17%) SAP XI
2 1 (2.17%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Clustering
2 4 (8.70%) Replication
3 3 (6.52%) FlexPod
4 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.17%) PKI
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) FMCG
5 1 (2.17%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (13.04%) UNIX
5 5 (10.87%) Linux
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.17%) HPUX
7 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.70%) Migration
2 3 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (6.52%) TOGAF
2 3 (6.52%) Performance Improvement
2 3 (6.52%) Workflow
3 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (4.35%) Project Management
3 2 (4.35%) Data Protection
3 2 (4.35%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (2.17%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.17%) Unit Testing
4 1 (2.17%) Web Design
4 1 (2.17%) Data Management
4 1 (2.17%) Cash Management
4 1 (2.17%) SIEM
4 1 (2.17%) Change Management
4 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.17%) ERP
4 1 (2.17%) BPEL
4 1 (2.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) C++
2 3 (6.52%) Java
2 3 (6.52%) Apex Code
3 2 (4.35%) C
3 2 (4.35%) C#
3 2 (4.35%) X++
4 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.17%) VBScript
4 1 (2.17%) VB
4 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.87%) MCSE
2 5 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (8.70%) MCITP
3 4 (8.70%) Degree
3 4 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (8.70%) NCDA
3 4 (8.70%) NCIE
4 3 (6.52%) JNCIA
4 3 (6.52%) JNCIS
4 3 (6.52%) JNCIP
4 3 (6.52%) MCTS
4 3 (6.52%) CCIE
4 3 (6.52%) CCDP
4 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) CCNA
5 2 (4.35%) VCAP
6 1 (2.17%) VTSP
System Software
1 13 (28.26%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.39%) Hyper-V
3 7 (15.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (10.87%) XenDesktop
4 5 (10.87%) XenApp
5 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (8.70%) vSphere
5 4 (8.70%) Terminal Server
6 3 (6.52%) XenServer
7 2 (4.35%) Xen
7 2 (4.35%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (4.35%) UAG
8 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) SCCM
2 4 (8.70%) SCOM
2 4 (8.70%) XenMobile
2 4 (8.70%) NetBackup
3 3 (6.52%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (6.52%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (6.52%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (4.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (4.35%) SCOrch
4 2 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (4.35%) SCSM
4 2 (4.35%) MOM
4 2 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (4.35%) WSUS
5 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.17%) Legato
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) EMC
3 9 (19.57%) Cisco
4 8 (17.39%) Citrix
5 7 (15.22%) Hitachi
5 7 (15.22%) NetApp
5 7 (15.22%) Sun
6 5 (10.87%) Oracle
6 5 (10.87%) VMware
7 4 (8.70%) AppSense
7 4 (8.70%) Sybase
7 4 (8.70%) HP
7 4 (8.70%) Dell
7 4 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (8.70%) Symantec
8 3 (6.52%) Juniper
8 3 (6.52%) BMC
8 3 (6.52%) Brocade
8 3 (6.52%) IBM
9 1 (2.17%) PlateSpin
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