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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 143 142 120
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 12 24 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.39% 0.73% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.77% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 26
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -
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
2910 3107 2952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.60% 94.99% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1952 1969 2102
Average salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,148 £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 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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +11 5 £44,000 -13.72%
Edinburgh -12 4 £52,500 +16.66%
North Lanarkshire 0 2 £45,000 -
Aberdeen +9 1 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Technical Consultant
UK

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 19 (52.78%) Windows
3 18 (50.00%) VMware
4 16 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (41.67%) MS Excel
6 13 (36.11%) vSphere
7 11 (30.56%) CRM
7 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (27.78%) Citrix
8 10 (27.78%) Degree
8 10 (27.78%) XenApp
9 9 (25.00%) SQL
9 9 (25.00%) Oracle
9 9 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 9 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 9 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (22.22%) ITIL
10 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (22.22%) Firewall
11 7 (19.44%) Java
11 7 (19.44%) Oracle Forms
11 7 (19.44%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (19.44%) Cisco
11 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
11 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (19.44%) SAN
11 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (19.44%) Advertising
11 7 (19.44%) Problem Management
12 6 (16.67%) MCSE

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 9 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.56%) IIS
5 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.78%) NetWeaver
5 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (2.78%) SAP R/3
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) Firewall
2 7 (19.44%) SAN
3 6 (16.67%) VLAN
3 6 (16.67%) VPN
4 5 (13.89%) LAN
4 5 (13.89%) WAN
5 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.56%) DHCP
6 2 (5.56%) DNS
6 2 (5.56%) IPv4
7 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.78%) SAP HANA
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.78%) PowerBuilder
General
1 7 (19.44%) Advertising
2 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Marketing
3 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.11%) General Ledger
3 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) HTML
1 5 (13.89%) XML
2 4 (11.11%) XSL
2 4 (11.11%) jQuery
2 4 (11.11%) CSS
2 4 (11.11%) HTML5
2 4 (11.11%) CSS3
3 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.33%) .NET
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (8.33%) Middleware
4 2 (5.56%) COM
5 1 (2.78%) Web Services
5 1 (2.78%) J2EE
5 1 (2.78%) Classic ASP
5 1 (2.78%) WinForms
5 1 (2.78%) SAP Basis
5 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (2.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) CLARiiON
2 4 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.11%) Blog
2 4 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (13.89%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) CRM
2 9 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (22.22%) ITIL
4 7 (19.44%) Problem Management
5 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (13.89%) ERP
7 4 (11.11%) Project Management
7 4 (11.11%) Release Management
7 4 (11.11%) Workflow
7 4 (11.11%) Web Development
7 4 (11.11%) Business Development
7 4 (11.11%) Procure-to-pay
7 4 (11.11%) Data Protection
7 4 (11.11%) Cash Management
8 3 (8.33%) Time Management
9 2 (5.56%) TOGAF
9 2 (5.56%) Service Management
9 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
10 1 (2.78%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) Java
3 5 (13.89%) PL/SQL
4 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.33%) C#
6 2 (5.56%) C
6 2 (5.56%) VBScript
7 1 (2.78%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Degree
2 9 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (16.67%) MCSE
4 6 (16.67%) CCNA
4 6 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (13.89%) VCAP
6 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (11.11%) MBA
6 4 (11.11%) OCP
6 4 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (5.56%) MCSA
7 2 (5.56%) CCIE
7 2 (5.56%) CCNP
7 2 (5.56%) JNCIE
7 2 (5.56%) MCP
8 1 (2.78%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) ISO 9001
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
2 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 16 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (36.11%) vSphere
3 10 (27.78%) XenApp
4 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
5 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 5 (13.89%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (5.56%) SCCM
2 2 (5.56%) SCOM
2 2 (5.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 18 (50.00%) VMware
3 10 (27.78%) Citrix
4 9 (25.00%) Oracle
5 7 (19.44%) Cisco
6 6 (16.67%) HP
7 5 (13.89%) EMC
7 5 (13.89%) NetApp
8 4 (11.11%) Symantec
8 4 (11.11%) Sophos
9 2 (5.56%) Juniper
9 2 (5.56%) Compaq
10 1 (2.78%) Sybase
10 1 (2.78%) SAP
10 1 (2.78%) Google
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