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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank - 57 58
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 0 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough - 1.90% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.98% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 2
Average salary - £65,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.93%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -
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
628 555 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 94.44% 96.02% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 489 465 467
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,000 £65,000
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 24 December 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) VBScript
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) WFM
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (71.43%) ClickSoftware Technologies
2 5 (71.43%) Algorithms
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) MCSE
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) Symantec
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
3 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
3 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (28.57%) MCTS
3 2 (28.57%) MCITP

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
1 5 (71.43%) Algorithms
2 2 (28.57%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) WFM
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) VBScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (28.57%) MCTS
1 2 (28.57%) MCITP
1 2 (28.57%) NCDA
1 2 (28.57%) NCIE
1 2 (28.57%) VCAP
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (28.57%) XenApp
1 2 (28.57%) XenServer
1 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) ClickSoftware Technologies
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Dell
2 2 (28.57%) EMC
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) NetApp
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) PlateSpin
2 2 (28.57%) Veeam