The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 53 59 61
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 10 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.00% 1.76% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 1.83% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 8
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
Technical Consultant
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
479 602 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 95.61% 96.32% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 425 520 468
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in the job title across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Slough region.

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Slough

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 15 (71.43%) XML
2 11 (52.38%) Oracle
3 10 (47.62%) Web Services
3 10 (47.62%) Windows
4 9 (42.86%) .NET
5 6 (28.57%) J2EE
5 6 (28.57%) Workflow
5 6 (28.57%) CMS
5 6 (28.57%) VMware
5 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 6 (28.57%) EMC
5 6 (28.57%) Content Management
5 6 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (28.57%) Ruby
5 6 (28.57%) NetApp
5 6 (28.57%) Internet
5 6 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
5 6 (28.57%) Django
5 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (28.57%) Android
5 6 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (28.57%) Magento
5 6 (28.57%) Product Management
5 6 (28.57%) Open Source
5 6 (28.57%) vSphere
5 6 (28.57%) NCDA
5 6 (28.57%) NCIE
5 6 (28.57%) Apple iOS
5 6 (28.57%) Node.js

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (28.57%) CMS
1 6 (28.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Internet
2 5 (23.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (19.05%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) XML
2 10 (47.62%) Web Services
3 9 (42.86%) .NET
4 6 (28.57%) J2EE
4 6 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (28.57%) Django
4 6 (28.57%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Open Source
1 6 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 5 (23.81%) EqualLogic
2 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Android
2 6 (28.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Workflow
1 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
1 6 (28.57%) Content Management
1 6 (28.57%) Product Management
1 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
1 6 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
2 5 (23.81%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (23.81%) WFM
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Competitive Intelligence
3 4 (19.05%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Ruby
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) VBScript
3 4 (19.05%) Python
3 4 (19.05%) C++
3 4 (19.05%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) Perl
3 4 (19.05%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (28.57%) NCDA
1 6 (28.57%) NCIE
2 5 (23.81%) VCAP
2 5 (23.81%) MCTS
2 5 (23.81%) MCITP
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (23.81%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (28.57%) vSphere
2 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
2 5 (23.81%) XenApp
2 5 (23.81%) XenServer
2 5 (23.81%) XenDesktop
2 5 (23.81%) VMware ESX
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) NetBackup
1 5 (23.81%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Oracle
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) EMC
2 6 (28.57%) NetApp
2 6 (28.57%) Demandware
3 5 (23.81%) ClickSoftware Technologies
3 5 (23.81%) Veeam
3 5 (23.81%) PlateSpin
3 5 (23.81%) Symantec
3 5 (23.81%) Citrix
3 5 (23.81%) HP
3 5 (23.81%) Dell
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco