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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 62 54 67
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 4 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.74% 2.14% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 2.16% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 8
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +20.93%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
507 509 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 94.24% 99.03% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 412 430 546
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 May 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) MySQL
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) ITSM
4 3 (42.86%) FrontRange
4 3 (42.86%) CMDB
4 3 (42.86%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (42.86%) Time Management
4 3 (42.86%) Ajax
4 3 (42.86%) SaaS
4 3 (42.86%) HP UCMDB
4 3 (42.86%) ServiceNow
4 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) XHTML
4 3 (42.86%) LDAP
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) Service Management
4 3 (42.86%) BMC
4 3 (42.86%) CA
4 3 (42.86%) CA Single Sign-On
4 3 (42.86%) Remedy
4 3 (42.86%) IT Asset Management

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LDAP
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) Ajax
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) XHTML
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) CMDB
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) ITSM
2 3 (42.86%) Time Management
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Energy Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) GCIA
2 1 (14.29%) GCIH
2 1 (14.29%) CEH
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) HP UCMDB
1 3 (42.86%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) FrontRange
2 3 (42.86%) ServiceNow
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) BMC
2 3 (42.86%) CA
2 3 (42.86%) Remedy
3 2 (28.57%) Progress
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) Splunk
4 1 (14.29%) ArcSight
4 1 (14.29%) LogRhythm
4 1 (14.29%) Trustwave
4 1 (14.29%) McAfee