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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 122 85 87
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 14 46 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.59% 2.03% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 2.15% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13 40 43
Average salary £50,000 £46,750 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.95% +2.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £38,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £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
2174 2140 2064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.28% 94.27% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1546 1709 1754
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 £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 29 July 2014.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 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 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.67%) Active Directory
3 11 (24.44%) Windows
4 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 10 (22.22%) Citrix
4 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (20.00%) Cisco
5 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (17.78%) EMC
6 8 (17.78%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (17.78%) Hyper-V
6 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (15.56%) XenApp
7 7 (15.56%) XenDesktop
7 7 (15.56%) Lync
7 7 (15.56%) NetApp
7 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
8 6 (13.33%) SQL
8 6 (13.33%) SAN
8 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (13.33%) Clustering
8 6 (13.33%) SCCM
9 5 (11.11%) NetScaler
9 5 (11.11%) XenMobile
9 5 (11.11%) VMware
9 5 (11.11%) Cisco Certification

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (15.56%) Lync
4 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Force.com
1 4 (8.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) SAN
2 5 (11.11%) NetScaler
3 4 (8.89%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (4.44%) VPLS
5 2 (4.44%) MPLS
5 2 (4.44%) Ethernet
5 2 (4.44%) VPN
6 1 (2.22%) DNS
6 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.22%) Firewall
6 1 (2.22%) Internet
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.22%) Network Security
6 1 (2.22%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.44%) DB2
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.22%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) PVCS
General
1 2 (4.44%) Legal
1 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
1 2 (4.44%) French Language
1 2 (4.44%) German Language
1 2 (4.44%) Russian Language
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Advertising
2 1 (2.22%) Military
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
2 1 (2.22%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) Visualforce
2 1 (2.22%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) SAP XI
2 1 (2.22%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Clustering
2 3 (6.67%) FlexPod
3 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.44%) Replication
4 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) PKI
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) FMCG
4 1 (2.22%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Windows
2 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.89%) UNIX
5 3 (6.67%) Linux
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.22%) HPUX
6 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.89%) Migration
2 3 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (6.67%) TOGAF
2 3 (6.67%) Performance Improvement
2 3 (6.67%) Workflow
3 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (4.44%) Project Management
3 2 (4.44%) Data Protection
3 2 (4.44%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (2.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.22%) Unit Testing
4 1 (2.22%) Web Design
4 1 (2.22%) Data Management
4 1 (2.22%) Cash Management
4 1 (2.22%) SIEM
4 1 (2.22%) Change Management
4 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.22%) ERP
4 1 (2.22%) BPEL
4 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) C++
2 3 (6.67%) Java
2 3 (6.67%) X++
2 3 (6.67%) Apex Code
3 2 (4.44%) C
3 2 (4.44%) C#
4 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.22%) VBScript
4 1 (2.22%) VB
4 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.11%) MCSE
2 5 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (8.89%) MCITP
3 4 (8.89%) Degree
3 4 (8.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (8.89%) NCDA
3 4 (8.89%) NCIE
4 3 (6.67%) JNCIA
4 3 (6.67%) JNCIS
4 3 (6.67%) JNCIP
4 3 (6.67%) MCTS
4 3 (6.67%) CCIE
4 3 (6.67%) CCDP
4 3 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) CCNA
5 2 (4.44%) VCAP
6 1 (2.22%) VTSP
System Software
1 12 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft App-V
2 8 (17.78%) Hyper-V
3 7 (15.56%) XenApp
3 7 (15.56%) XenDesktop
4 4 (8.89%) vSphere
4 4 (8.89%) Terminal Server
4 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (6.67%) XenServer
6 2 (4.44%) Xen
6 2 (4.44%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (4.44%) UAG
7 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) SCCM
2 5 (11.11%) XenMobile
3 4 (8.89%) SCOM
3 4 (8.89%) NetBackup
4 3 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (4.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (4.44%) SCOrch
5 2 (4.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (4.44%) SCSM
5 2 (4.44%) MOM
5 2 (4.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (4.44%) WSUS
6 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.22%) Legato
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) Citrix
3 9 (20.00%) Cisco
4 8 (17.78%) EMC
5 7 (15.56%) NetApp
6 5 (11.11%) VMware
6 5 (11.11%) Hitachi
6 5 (11.11%) Sun
7 4 (8.89%) HP
7 4 (8.89%) Dell
7 4 (8.89%) AppSense
7 4 (8.89%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (8.89%) Symantec
8 3 (6.67%) Brocade
8 3 (6.67%) Oracle
8 3 (6.67%) IBM
8 3 (6.67%) Juniper
8 3 (6.67%) BMC
9 2 (4.44%) Sybase
10 1 (2.22%) Business Objects
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