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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 59 58 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 7 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.43% 1.48% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 1.53% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 6
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 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
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
465 589 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 95.29% 96.88% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 405 502 498
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 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 10 (62.50%) XML
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) .NET
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle
3 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) EMC
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) NetApp
3 6 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (37.50%) vSphere
3 6 (37.50%) NCDA
3 6 (37.50%) NCIE
4 5 (31.25%) ClickSoftware Technologies
4 5 (31.25%) VCAP
4 5 (31.25%) EqualLogic
4 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
4 5 (31.25%) XenApp
4 5 (31.25%) XenServer
4 5 (31.25%) XenDesktop
4 5 (31.25%) Veeam
4 5 (31.25%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (31.25%) WFM
4 5 (31.25%) PlateSpin
4 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
4 5 (31.25%) MCTS
4 5 (31.25%) MCITP
4 5 (31.25%) HP
4 5 (31.25%) Dell
4 5 (31.25%) Citrix

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1 (6.25%) Node.js
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) XML
2 9 (56.25%) .NET
3 5 (31.25%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (6.25%) Django
4 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) EqualLogic
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (31.25%) WFM
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Competitive Intelligence
2 4 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (6.25%) Product Management
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.25%) Content Management
3 1 (6.25%) Workflow
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
1 5 (31.25%) VBScript
2 4 (25.00%) C++
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) Perl
2 4 (25.00%) PHP
2 4 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (37.50%) NCDA
1 6 (37.50%) NCIE
2 5 (31.25%) VCAP
2 5 (31.25%) MCTS
2 5 (31.25%) MCITP
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (31.25%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (37.50%) vSphere
2 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
2 5 (31.25%) XenApp
2 5 (31.25%) XenServer
2 5 (31.25%) XenDesktop
2 5 (31.25%) VMware ESX
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) NetBackup
1 5 (31.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
1 6 (37.50%) VMware
1 6 (37.50%) EMC
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 6 (37.50%) NetApp
2 5 (31.25%) ClickSoftware Technologies
2 5 (31.25%) Veeam
2 5 (31.25%) PlateSpin
2 5 (31.25%) HP
2 5 (31.25%) Dell
2 5 (31.25%) Citrix
2 5 (31.25%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) Demandware
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco