The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 136 162 141
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 22 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.70% 0.42% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.44% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 21
Average salary £54,000 £48,750 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% +5.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,850 £37,500 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £61,600 £55,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Technical Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2973 3840 2939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.96% 94.98% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1841 2506 1717
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,138
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Scotland

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Scotland

Technical Consultant
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +20 11 £54,000 +39.35% 1
Edinburgh +9 8 £50,000 -9.09% 1
North Lanarkshire 0 1 £43,500 +16.00%
Technical Consultant
UK

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 20 (57.14%) Oracle
2 18 (51.43%) Java
3 11 (31.43%) Finance
4 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (20.00%) Middleware
5 7 (20.00%) Project Management
5 7 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 6 (17.14%) Mobile App
6 6 (17.14%) SQL
6 6 (17.14%) Windows
6 6 (17.14%) VMware
7 5 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 5 (14.29%) CRM
7 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 5 (14.29%) XML
7 5 (14.29%) IBM
8 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
8 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
8 4 (11.43%) ITIL
8 4 (11.43%) WebSphere
8 4 (11.43%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
8 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
8 4 (11.43%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
9 3 (8.57%) XenApp
9 3 (8.57%) Analytics

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.43%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.71%) IIS
3 2 (5.71%) NetWeaver
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.86%) SAP R/3
2 1 (2.86%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Internet
2 2 (5.71%) DHCP
2 2 (5.71%) DNS
2 2 (5.71%) IPv4
2 2 (5.71%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
2 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.71%) DB2
4 2 (5.71%) DataStage
4 2 (5.71%) JasperReports
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.71%) SAP HANA
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.86%) MaxDB
5 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Marketing
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Automotive
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Advertising
4 1 (2.86%) Publishing
4 1 (2.86%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) Middleware
2 5 (14.29%) XML
3 4 (11.43%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (8.57%) Web Services
4 3 (8.57%) .NET
5 2 (5.71%) J2EE
5 2 (5.71%) SAP Basis
6 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.86%) Life Science
2 1 (2.86%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) UNIX
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.00%) Project Management
2 7 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (14.29%) CRM
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL
4 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
5 3 (8.57%) Internet Marketing
5 3 (8.57%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (8.57%) Analytics
5 3 (8.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (8.57%) Data Management
5 3 (8.57%) SOA
5 3 (8.57%) SEO
6 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.71%) ERP
6 2 (5.71%) Service Management
6 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.71%) Business Analytics
6 2 (5.71%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) Java
2 6 (17.14%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) VBScript
3 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.86%) C#
4 1 (2.86%) ABAP
4 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) MCP
1 2 (5.71%) MCSE
1 2 (5.71%) MCSA
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.71%) SAP Certification
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) JNCIE
2 1 (2.86%) CCIE
2 1 (2.86%) CCNP
2 1 (2.86%) CCNA
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
1 3 (8.57%) XenApp
2 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
2 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) SCCM
1 2 (5.71%) SCOM
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Oracle
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.14%) VMware
4 5 (14.29%) IBM
5 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
6 3 (8.57%) Google
6 3 (8.57%) Citrix
7 2 (5.71%) SAP
7 2 (5.71%) HP
7 2 (5.71%) Compaq
7 2 (5.71%) EMC
7 2 (5.71%) CommVault
7 2 (5.71%) NetApp
8 1 (2.86%) Cisco
8 1 (2.86%) Juniper
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Car, pension, health insurance, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Package
Posted: 21 days ago