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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 159 150 131
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 10 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.30% 0.59% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.62% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 23
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £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
3106 3542 2927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.92% 94.83% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1996 2278 1926
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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 -6 8 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Glasgow +3 2 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Technical Consultant
UK

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 (54.55%) Oracle
2 12 (36.36%) Java
3 10 (30.30%) Finance
4 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (24.24%) XML
4 8 (24.24%) IBM
5 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
5 7 (21.21%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 6 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (18.18%) Integration Testing
6 6 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (15.15%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (15.15%) VMware
7 5 (15.15%) Banking
7 5 (15.15%) Data Management
7 5 (15.15%) ERP
7 5 (15.15%) SOA
7 5 (15.15%) Windows
7 5 (15.15%) Linux
7 5 (15.15%) Web Services
8 4 (12.12%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (12.12%) SQL
8 4 (12.12%) .NET
8 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
9 3 (9.09%) SDLC
9 3 (9.09%) Waterfall

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (9.09%) DataStage
2 3 (9.09%) JasperReports
3 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) DB2
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Billing
3 2 (6.06%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) XML
2 5 (15.15%) Web Services
3 4 (12.12%) .NET
4 3 (9.09%) J2EE
4 3 (9.09%) Middleware
5 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.06%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.06%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
1 5 (15.15%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (3.03%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.18%) Integration Testing
2 6 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
3 5 (15.15%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (15.15%) Data Management
3 5 (15.15%) ERP
3 5 (15.15%) SOA
3 5 (15.15%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.09%) Project Management
5 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 3 (9.09%) UML
5 3 (9.09%) CRM
5 3 (9.09%) SDLC
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.06%) ETL
6 2 (6.06%) Content Management
6 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (12.12%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) IBM
3 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
4 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 5 (15.15%) VMware
6 3 (9.09%) EMC
6 3 (9.09%) CommVault
6 3 (9.09%) NetApp
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30, 000 - £65,000
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