The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Technical Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Consultant
UK / Scotland
Rank 118 125 152
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 17 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.75% 0.83% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.87% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 11
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £41,800 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,200 £56,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.46%

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
2178 2757 2863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.03% 95.43% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1393 1811 1907
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Technical Consultant in the job title.

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 16 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +17 11 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Edinburgh +8 6 £48,750 -25.00% 3
Technical Consultant
UK

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Technical Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 14 (48.28%) Presales
3 11 (37.93%) VMware
3 11 (37.93%) Windows
4 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (34.48%) Windows Server
5 8 (27.59%) Java
5 8 (27.59%) Citrix
6 7 (24.14%) SQL
7 6 (20.69%) XML
7 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
7 6 (20.69%) Finance
7 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (20.69%) XenApp
7 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (20.69%) Problem Management
8 5 (17.24%) Degree
8 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
8 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
8 5 (17.24%) HTML
9 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle
9 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
10 3 (10.34%) Local Government
10 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
10 3 (10.34%) Apex Code
10 3 (10.34%) Force.com
10 3 (10.34%) SaaS

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) IBM Domino
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.45%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Force.com
1 3 (10.34%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.90%) VLAN
2 2 (6.90%) VPN
2 2 (6.90%) WAN
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) Internet
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
3 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SAP HANA
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Local Government
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) XML
2 5 (17.24%) HTML
3 3 (10.34%) .NET
3 3 (10.34%) CSS
3 3 (10.34%) SOAP
3 3 (10.34%) Web Services
4 2 (6.90%) JSP
4 2 (6.90%) SAML
4 2 (6.90%) SAP Basis
4 2 (6.90%) Visualforce
4 2 (6.90%) XSLT
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.45%) JSON
5 1 (3.45%) Mason
5 1 (3.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Presales
2 6 (20.69%) Problem Management
2 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.34%) Software Architecture
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) Analytics
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analytics
5 2 (6.90%) CRM
5 2 (6.90%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (6.90%) ERP
5 2 (6.90%) OO
5 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.90%) SAP Security
5 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.90%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (6.90%) UML
5 2 (6.90%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) Java
2 7 (24.14%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.34%) Apex Code
4 3 (10.34%) C#
5 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.45%) MCSA
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) MCT
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (20.69%) XenApp
2 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) vSphere
4 1 (3.45%) Firmware
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 11 (37.93%) VMware
3 8 (27.59%) Citrix
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco
5 3 (10.34%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (10.34%) Symantec
6 2 (6.90%) IBM
6 2 (6.90%) SAP
7 1 (3.45%) Cognos
7 1 (3.45%) Draytek
7 1 (3.45%) Mitel
7 1 (3.45%) Veeam
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