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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 145 151 150
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 16 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.54% 0.39% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.40% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 17
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,800 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
2834 2973 3227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.55% 95.69% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1850 1899 2108
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 -17 7 £55,000 +25.00% 1
Edinburgh +2 6 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Renfrewshire - 2 £45,000 -
Perthshire - 1 £55,000 -
Technical Consultant
UK

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) VMware
2 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (26.67%) Oracle
4 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
4 8 (26.67%) Finance
4 8 (26.67%) Banking
5 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (23.33%) Service Management
5 7 (23.33%) SAN
5 7 (23.33%) Windows
5 7 (23.33%) Presales
5 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
6 6 (20.00%) ITIL
6 6 (20.00%) MCP
6 6 (20.00%) Linux
6 6 (20.00%) MCSE
6 6 (20.00%) MCSA
6 6 (20.00%) N-Tier
6 6 (20.00%) Middleware
6 6 (20.00%) HP
6 6 (20.00%) Citrix
6 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (20.00%) Marketing
6 6 (20.00%) Problem Management
6 6 (20.00%) Performance Management
6 6 (20.00%) XenApp
6 6 (20.00%) XenDesktop
6 6 (20.00%) Capacity Planning

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP CRM
1 2 (6.67%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) SAN
2 2 (6.67%) DHCP
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) IPv4
3 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.33%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) MPLS
3 1 (3.33%) VPLS
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (26.67%) Banking
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Marketing
3 5 (16.67%) Legal
4 2 (6.67%) Retail
5 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) Middleware
2 4 (13.33%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (6.67%) Software Packaging
4 1 (3.33%) Java EE
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (3.33%) SOAP
4 1 (3.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) DataPower
3 1 (3.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
1 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
2 6 (20.00%) Linux
3 5 (16.67%) Solaris
3 5 (16.67%) Unix
4 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.67%) AIX
5 2 (6.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (23.33%) Presales
1 7 (23.33%) Service Management
2 6 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 6 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (16.67%) OO
3 5 (16.67%) Open Source
3 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (13.33%) MVC
4 4 (13.33%) OOD
5 3 (10.00%) People Management
6 2 (6.67%) CRM
6 2 (6.67%) High Availability
6 2 (6.67%) Time Management
6 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.33%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) C#
1 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
2 3 (10.00%) Perl
2 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.00%) VBScript
3 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.67%) Korn
4 1 (3.33%) C++
4 1 (3.33%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.33%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) Ruby
4 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) MCP
1 6 (20.00%) MCSA
1 6 (20.00%) MCSE
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (20.00%) XenApp
2 6 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.67%) Veritas File System
4 2 (6.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
1 2 (6.67%) SCOM
1 2 (6.67%) WSUS
2 1 (3.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.33%) EMC TimeFinder
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) VMware
3 8 (26.67%) Oracle
4 6 (20.00%) Citrix
4 6 (20.00%) HP
5 4 (13.33%) Compaq
6 3 (10.00%) Veritas
7 2 (6.67%) EMC
7 2 (6.67%) IBM
7 2 (6.67%) Intel Security
7 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.67%) SAP
7 2 (6.67%) Sun
8 1 (3.33%) Dell
8 1 (3.33%) Green Hat
8 1 (3.33%) Twitter
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