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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 149 129 133
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 24 27 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.66% 0.89% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.94% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 13
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £53,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
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
3447 2872 3003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.22% 94.54% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2198 1884 2051
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
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 18 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 18 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 -7 14 £50,000 - 1
Glasgow -10 9 £50,000 +17.64% 3
North Lanarkshire - 3 £45,000 - 2
Aberdeen +7 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Technical Consultant
UK

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 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 24 (55.81%) Microsoft
2 18 (41.86%) Windows
3 16 (37.21%) Oracle
3 16 (37.21%) Finance
3 16 (37.21%) VMware
4 14 (32.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (30.23%) SQL
6 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
6 12 (27.91%) MS Exchange
7 10 (23.26%) Oracle EBS
7 10 (23.26%) Oracle EBS R12
8 9 (20.93%) Degree
8 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (20.93%) vSphere
8 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (20.93%) Service Delivery
8 9 (20.93%) Cisco
8 9 (20.93%) ITIL
9 8 (18.60%) PL/SQL
9 8 (18.60%) Citrix
9 8 (18.60%) CRM
10 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (16.28%) HTML
10 7 (16.28%) XML
10 7 (16.28%) Firewall
10 7 (16.28%) XenApp
10 7 (16.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (13.95%) Web Development
11 6 (13.95%) Data Protection
11 6 (13.95%) Manufacturing

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 12 (27.91%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (23.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle iProcurement
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (4.65%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (4.65%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (2.33%) Movex
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) Firewall
2 6 (13.95%) SAN
3 4 (9.30%) VLAN
3 4 (9.30%) LAN
3 4 (9.30%) WAN
3 4 (9.30%) VPN
4 1 (2.33%) HTTP
4 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.33%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.33%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (37.21%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Manufacturing
3 5 (11.63%) Advertising
3 5 (11.63%) General Ledger
3 5 (11.63%) Marketing
4 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.65%) Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) HTML
1 7 (16.28%) XML
2 6 (13.95%) CSS
3 5 (11.63%) XSL
3 5 (11.63%) jQuery
3 5 (11.63%) HTML5
3 5 (11.63%) CSS3
4 4 (9.30%) .NET
4 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.65%) WinForms
5 2 (4.65%) COM
5 2 (4.65%) Web Services
6 1 (2.33%) SOAP
6 1 (2.33%) XSLT
6 1 (2.33%) Classic ASP
6 1 (2.33%) J2EE
6 1 (2.33%) Spring.NET
6 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.33%) NHibernate
6 1 (2.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) CLARiiON
2 5 (11.63%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.63%) Blog
3 4 (9.30%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (41.86%) Windows
2 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (11.63%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (9.30%) UNIX
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.33%) Solaris
6 1 (2.33%) Linux
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Service Delivery
1 9 (20.93%) ITIL
2 8 (18.60%) CRM
3 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (13.95%) Web Development
4 6 (13.95%) Data Protection
4 6 (13.95%) Project Management
5 5 (11.63%) Workflow
5 5 (11.63%) Cash Management
5 5 (11.63%) Business Development
5 5 (11.63%) Release Management
5 5 (11.63%) Procure-to-pay
5 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (9.30%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.98%) ERP
7 3 (6.98%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.98%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (6.98%) Supplier Management
8 2 (4.65%) People Management
8 2 (4.65%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) SQL
2 8 (18.60%) PL/SQL
3 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.30%) Java
4 4 (9.30%) C#
5 2 (4.65%) C
6 1 (2.33%) VBA
6 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Degree
2 7 (16.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (11.63%) OCP
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (11.63%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (11.63%) MBA
3 5 (11.63%) VCAP
4 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.98%) CCNA
6 2 (4.65%) MCSE
7 1 (2.33%) CCA
7 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.33%) CCIE
7 1 (2.33%) CCNP
7 1 (2.33%) JNCIE
7 1 (2.33%) CCEE
7 1 (2.33%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) SLA
2 5 (11.63%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (20.93%) vSphere
3 7 (16.28%) XenApp
4 5 (11.63%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
6 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
7 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (9.30%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.33%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 24 (55.81%) Microsoft
2 16 (37.21%) Oracle
2 16 (37.21%) VMware
3 9 (20.93%) Cisco
4 8 (18.60%) Citrix
5 6 (13.95%) EMC
5 6 (13.95%) NetApp
6 3 (6.98%) HP
6 3 (6.98%) Symantec
7 2 (4.65%) Sophos
7 2 (4.65%) Charles River
7 2 (4.65%) CommVault
8 1 (2.33%) SAP
8 1 (2.33%) Sybase
8 1 (2.33%) Dell
8 1 (2.33%) Juniper
8 1 (2.33%) CA
8 1 (2.33%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.33%) Brocade
8 1 (2.33%) Green Hat
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits.
Posted: 12 hours ago
North Lanarkshire
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Posted: 22 hours ago
Glasgow
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance, 10% Annual Bonus
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Scotland
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance + Annual Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Lanarkshire
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North Lanarkshire
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
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Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow
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