The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 161 139 111
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 17 26 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.42% 0.83% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.88% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 33
Average salary £48,750 £46,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.97% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,150 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3847 2938 3367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.99% 94.29% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2510 1716 2515
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Technical Consultant
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -22 8 £55,000 +100.00% 4
Glasgow -15 4 £38,750 -13.88% 3
North Lanarkshire - 2 £37,500 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £53,000 -
Technical Consultant
UK

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 18 (45.00%) Finance
2 13 (32.50%) Oracle
3 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
3 11 (27.50%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (25.00%) Windows
4 10 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 9 (22.50%) SQL
6 8 (20.00%) UNIX
7 6 (15.00%) Workflow
7 6 (15.00%) Solaris
7 6 (15.00%) Citrix
7 6 (15.00%) SAN
7 6 (15.00%) zOS
8 5 (12.50%) Linux
8 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
8 5 (12.50%) VMware
8 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 5 (12.50%) Degree
8 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
9 4 (10.00%) XenApp
9 4 (10.00%) XenDesktop
9 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (10.00%) Mainframe
9 4 (10.00%) AIX
9 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
9 4 (10.00%) C#
9 4 (10.00%) HTML
9 4 (10.00%) JavaScript

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (7.50%) CICS
3 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (7.50%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.50%) SAP Portal
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (2.50%) Movex
4 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (2.50%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) SAN
2 3 (7.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.50%) LDAP
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
3 1 (2.50%) WAN
3 1 (2.50%) HTTP
3 1 (2.50%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) DB2
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.50%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (45.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) HTML
2 3 (7.50%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) Web Services
2 3 (7.50%) XML
3 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.50%) CSS
4 1 (2.50%) XSLT
4 1 (2.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (7.50%) Replication
3 2 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) UNIX
3 6 (15.00%) Solaris
3 6 (15.00%) zOS
4 5 (12.50%) Linux
5 4 (10.00%) AIX
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.00%) Windows Vista
7 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) Workflow
2 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (5.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.00%) MVC
3 2 (5.00%) ITIL
3 2 (5.00%) ERP
3 2 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.50%) UML
4 1 (2.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (2.50%) ETL
4 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.50%) Service Management
4 1 (2.50%) Migration
4 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (10.00%) C#
2 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.00%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) REXX
4 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) CCA
2 3 (7.50%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.00%) MCITP
4 1 (2.50%) CCEE
4 1 (2.50%) CCIA
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (10.00%) XenApp
2 4 (10.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.50%) vSphere
3 3 (7.50%) XenServer
4 1 (2.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) OMEGAMON
1 2 (5.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (5.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.50%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (2.50%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.50%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Oracle
2 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.00%) Citrix
4 5 (12.50%) VMware
5 4 (10.00%) IBM
5 4 (10.00%) HP
5 4 (10.00%) CA
6 3 (7.50%) Hyperion
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco
7 2 (5.00%) SAP
7 2 (5.00%) NetApp
7 2 (5.00%) BMC
7 2 (5.00%) CommVault
8 1 (2.50%) Cognos
8 1 (2.50%) Sybase
8 1 (2.50%) AppSense
8 1 (2.50%) Veeam
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Car, pension, laptop, phone
Posted: 5 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Car, pension, laptop, phone
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 21 days ago