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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 143 130 123
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 24 25 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.67% 0.80% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.85% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 20
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £59,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.50% +17.64%
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
3430 2957 3045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.28% 94.47% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2165 1925 2092
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Edinburgh -10 12 £50,000 -9.09%
Glasgow -1 10 £50,000 +17.64% 1
North Lanarkshire +6 4 £45,000 - 2
Aberdeen +15 2 £45,000 +9.09% 1
Technical Consultant
UK

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
2 21 (47.73%) Windows
3 19 (43.18%) VMware
4 17 (38.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (34.09%) MS Exchange
6 14 (31.82%) MS Excel
6 14 (31.82%) Oracle
6 14 (31.82%) Finance
7 13 (29.55%) SQL
8 12 (27.27%) vSphere
9 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (25.00%) Degree
9 11 (25.00%) Citrix
10 10 (22.73%) Service Delivery
10 10 (22.73%) Firewall
10 10 (22.73%) CRM
10 10 (22.73%) XenApp
11 9 (20.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (20.45%) Cisco
11 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (20.45%) ITIL
12 8 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
12 8 (18.18%) PL/SQL
12 8 (18.18%) SAN
12 8 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
13 7 (15.91%) VLAN
13 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (15.91%) VPN
13 7 (15.91%) HTML
13 7 (15.91%) XML

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 15 (34.09%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle iProcurement
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 5 (11.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (2.27%) Movex
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) Firewall
2 8 (18.18%) SAN
3 7 (15.91%) VLAN
3 7 (15.91%) VPN
4 6 (13.64%) LAN
4 6 (13.64%) WAN
5 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.27%) HTTP
6 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.27%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.27%) PowerBuilder
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Advertising
3 6 (13.64%) Manufacturing
4 5 (11.36%) General Ledger
4 5 (11.36%) Marketing
5 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
6 2 (4.55%) Banking
7 1 (2.27%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) HTML
1 7 (15.91%) XML
2 6 (13.64%) CSS
3 5 (11.36%) XSL
3 5 (11.36%) jQuery
3 5 (11.36%) HTML5
3 5 (11.36%) CSS3
4 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.09%) .NET
5 2 (4.55%) COM
5 2 (4.55%) WinForms
5 2 (4.55%) Web Services
6 1 (2.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (2.27%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (2.27%) Spring.NET
6 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.27%) XSLT
6 1 (2.27%) Spring
6 1 (2.27%) NHibernate
6 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Replication
2 5 (11.36%) CLARiiON
2 5 (11.36%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.36%) Blog
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (47.73%) Windows
2 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.36%) Windows 2000 Server
3 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (9.09%) UNIX
5 1 (2.27%) Solaris
5 1 (2.27%) Linux
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) CRM
1 10 (22.73%) Service Delivery
2 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (20.45%) ITIL
3 6 (13.64%) Project Management
3 6 (13.64%) Web Development
3 6 (13.64%) Data Protection
3 6 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (11.36%) Cash Management
4 5 (11.36%) Procure-to-pay
4 5 (11.36%) Business Development
4 5 (11.36%) Problem Management
4 5 (11.36%) Release Management
4 5 (11.36%) ERP
4 5 (11.36%) Workflow
5 3 (6.82%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.82%) Supplier Management
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.55%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (29.55%) SQL
2 8 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.09%) C#
4 4 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (4.55%) C
5 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.27%) VBA
6 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Degree
2 9 (20.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (11.36%) OCP
4 5 (11.36%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (11.36%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (11.36%) MBA
4 5 (11.36%) CCNA
4 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (11.36%) VCAP
5 4 (9.09%) MCSE
6 1 (2.27%) CCIE
6 1 (2.27%) CCNP
6 1 (2.27%) CCA
6 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.27%) CCEE
6 1 (2.27%) CCIA
6 1 (2.27%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) SLA
2 5 (11.36%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 17 (38.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (27.27%) vSphere
3 10 (22.73%) XenApp
4 6 (13.64%) Hyper-V
5 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
5 5 (11.36%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.27%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
2 19 (43.18%) VMware
3 14 (31.82%) Oracle
4 11 (25.00%) Citrix
5 9 (20.45%) Cisco
6 6 (13.64%) EMC
6 6 (13.64%) NetApp
7 5 (11.36%) Symantec
7 5 (11.36%) HP
8 4 (9.09%) Sophos
9 2 (4.55%) Charles River
9 2 (4.55%) CommVault
10 1 (2.27%) Brocade
10 1 (2.27%) 3PAR
10 1 (2.27%) Green Hat
10 1 (2.27%) Dell
10 1 (2.27%) Sybase
10 1 (2.27%) SAP
10 1 (2.27%) Juniper
10 1 (2.27%) CA
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