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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 150 121 122
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 22 31 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.61% 0.95% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 1.00% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 14
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3438 3105 2975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.82% 95.48% 93.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2259 2057 2087
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -6 11 £50,000 - 2
Glasgow -17 6 £48,250 +13.52% 2
North Lanarkshire -1 4 £45,000 - 1
Aberdeen +5 2 £41,000 -3.52%
Technical Consultant
UK

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
2 20 (48.78%) Finance
3 18 (43.90%) Oracle
4 13 (31.71%) Windows
4 13 (31.71%) Oracle EBS
5 12 (29.27%) Oracle EBS R12
6 11 (26.83%) MS Exchange
6 11 (26.83%) Citrix
6 11 (26.83%) VMware
7 9 (21.95%) SQL
7 9 (21.95%) ITIL
7 9 (21.95%) Cisco
7 9 (21.95%) Service Delivery
7 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
8 8 (19.51%) SLA
8 8 (19.51%) Degree
8 8 (19.51%) Data Protection
8 8 (19.51%) XenApp
9 7 (17.07%) PL/SQL
9 7 (17.07%) vSphere
10 6 (14.63%) HTML
10 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
10 6 (14.63%) CSS
10 6 (14.63%) XML
10 6 (14.63%) UNIX
10 6 (14.63%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (14.63%) Oracle 11i
10 6 (14.63%) Project Management
10 6 (14.63%) Manufacturing

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 11 (26.83%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (29.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (14.63%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle iProcurement
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (2.44%) Movex
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (2.44%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) SAN
1 4 (9.76%) Firewall
1 4 (9.76%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (7.32%) VPN
2 3 (7.32%) VLAN
3 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.44%) LAN
3 1 (2.44%) WAN
3 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.44%) OLAP
4 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.44%) ClearCase
General
1 20 (48.78%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Manufacturing
3 5 (12.20%) General Ledger
3 5 (12.20%) Marketing
4 2 (4.88%) Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Retail
5 1 (2.44%) Advertising
5 1 (2.44%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) XML
1 6 (14.63%) HTML
1 6 (14.63%) CSS
2 5 (12.20%) jQuery
2 5 (12.20%) HTML5
2 5 (12.20%) XSL
2 5 (12.20%) CSS3
3 2 (4.88%) .NET
3 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.44%) SOAP
4 1 (2.44%) Web Services
4 1 (2.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (2.44%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (2.44%) Spring.NET
4 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.44%) WinForms
4 1 (2.44%) Spring
4 1 (2.44%) NHibernate
4 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.44%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
1 5 (12.20%) Blog
2 4 (9.76%) Replication
3 2 (4.88%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) UNIX
3 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.76%) Solaris
5 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.88%) Linux
6 2 (4.88%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.44%) zOS
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) ITIL
1 9 (21.95%) Service Delivery
2 8 (19.51%) Data Protection
3 6 (14.63%) Web Development
3 6 (14.63%) Project Management
4 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (12.20%) CRM
4 5 (12.20%) Business Development
4 5 (12.20%) Workflow
4 5 (12.20%) Cash Management
4 5 (12.20%) Release Management
4 5 (12.20%) Procure-to-pay
5 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.32%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.32%) Supplier Management
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.88%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (4.88%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) SQL
2 7 (17.07%) PL/SQL
3 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.88%) C#
4 2 (4.88%) Java
5 1 (2.44%) C
5 1 (2.44%) VBA
5 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) OCP
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (12.20%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (12.20%) MBA
3 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.88%) CCA
4 2 (4.88%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (4.88%) VCAP
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.44%) CCEE
5 1 (2.44%) CCIA
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.44%) CCIE
5 1 (2.44%) CCNP
5 1 (2.44%) CCNA
5 1 (2.44%) JNCIE
5 1 (2.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) SLA
2 5 (12.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (19.51%) XenApp
3 7 (17.07%) vSphere
4 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.32%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.88%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (4.88%) XenServer
6 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
7 1 (2.44%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Backup Exec
2 3 (7.32%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.88%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.44%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.44%) SCDPM
4 1 (2.44%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
2 18 (43.90%) Oracle
3 11 (26.83%) Citrix
3 11 (26.83%) VMware
4 9 (21.95%) Cisco
5 5 (12.20%) NetApp
6 4 (9.76%) CommVault
7 3 (7.32%) EMC
8 2 (4.88%) HP
8 2 (4.88%) Charles River
9 1 (2.44%) Dell
9 1 (2.44%) Juniper
9 1 (2.44%) CA
9 1 (2.44%) IBM
9 1 (2.44%) SAP
9 1 (2.44%) Cognos
9 1 (2.44%) Symantec
9 1 (2.44%) AppSense
9 1 (2.44%) Brocade
9 1 (2.44%) Veeam
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Company Car (Audi/BMW) and Bonus!
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car, Pension, Healthcare, flexible working
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + pension, car, health care
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + an incredible benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago
Bellshill
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Westhill, Aberdeenshire
Palantir Solutions
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Benefits package including pension, private he
Posted: 27 days ago