The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 257 206 209
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 195 278 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.88% 1.27% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.34% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 150 223 232
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Technical Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21093 20797 22222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.72% 95.10% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16614 17166 18964
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 the South East

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in the South East

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in the South East

Technical Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Berkshire -15 73 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Surrey -60 56 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Buckinghamshire -4 25 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Hampshire -41 23 £38,000 -13.63% 1
Kent +15 19 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Oxfordshire -21 8 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Middlesex +2 3 £55,000 +10.00% 1
West Sussex -25 1 £45,000 -17.43%
East Sussex -27 1 £26,000 -16.12%
Technical Consultant
England

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 151 (33.78%) Microsoft
2 129 (28.86%) Windows
3 117 (26.17%) SQL
4 92 (20.58%) SQL Server
5 87 (19.46%) Oracle
6 82 (18.34%) MS Excel
7 78 (17.45%) VMware
8 68 (15.21%) MS Exchange
9 67 (14.99%) Microsoft Certification
10 66 (14.77%) Firewall
11 65 (14.54%) XML
12 64 (14.32%) Linux
13 63 (14.09%) Degree
14 60 (13.42%) JavaScript
14 60 (13.42%) Cisco
14 60 (13.42%) Project Management
15 59 (13.20%) .NET
15 59 (13.20%) Java
16 57 (12.75%) Citrix
17 56 (12.53%) HTML
18 55 (12.30%) ITIL
19 54 (12.08%) UNIX
20 51 (11.41%) MCITP
21 50 (11.19%) Hyper-V
21 50 (11.19%) MCSE
22 49 (10.96%) Active Directory
23 45 (10.07%) VMware Infrastructure
24 44 (9.84%) Windows Server 2008
25 43 (9.62%) Web Services
25 43 (9.62%) C#

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 68 (15.21%) MS Exchange
2 32 (7.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (6.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 27 (6.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 26 (5.82%) SharePoint
6 23 (5.15%) IIS
7 22 (4.92%) Lync
8 21 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2003
9 17 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2000
10 16 (3.58%) Apache
11 13 (2.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 10 (2.24%) CMS
13 9 (2.01%) Tomcat
13 9 (2.01%) Node.js
14 7 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
15 6 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
16 5 (1.12%) SAS
17 4 (0.89%) JRun
17 4 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
18 3 (0.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 82 (18.34%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.24%) MS Office
3 3 (0.67%) FastStats
4 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (3.36%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.79%) Magento
3 7 (1.57%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (1.57%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (1.57%) Oracle Assets
3 7 (1.57%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (1.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.22%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.22%) RMDS
8 1 (0.22%) Agresso
8 1 (0.22%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 33 (7.38%) SaaS
2 16 (3.58%) Office 365
3 13 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (2.24%) Force.com
5 4 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.45%) IaaS
6 2 (0.45%) PaaS
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 66 (14.77%) Firewall
2 32 (7.16%) SAN
3 28 (6.26%) LAN
4 27 (6.04%) WAN
5 24 (5.37%) DNS
6 20 (4.47%) TCP/IP
7 19 (4.25%) Network Security
8 15 (3.36%) VPN
8 15 (3.36%) Internet
9 12 (2.68%) NetScaler
10 11 (2.46%) LDAP
10 11 (2.46%) Wireless
11 9 (2.01%) VoIP
11 9 (2.01%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (1.79%) SSL
13 7 (1.57%) Unified Communications
13 7 (1.57%) Fibre Channel
14 6 (1.34%) Cisco IOS
14 6 (1.34%) MPLS
14 6 (1.34%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (20.58%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.15%) Relational Database
3 14 (3.13%) InterSystems Cache
4 13 (2.91%) Big Data
5 12 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (2.46%) OLAP
7 10 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (1.79%) MySQL
10 7 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 5 (1.12%) NoSQL
12 4 (0.89%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.67%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.67%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.45%) MariaDB
14 2 (0.45%) MongoDB
14 2 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (1.57%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (0.89%) Eclipse
2 4 (0.89%) CruiseControl
2 4 (0.89%) JUnit
3 2 (0.45%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.22%) Grunt
4 1 (0.22%) Subversion
4 1 (0.22%) MorphX
General
1 42 (9.40%) Finance
2 35 (7.83%) Telecoms
3 17 (3.80%) Marketing
4 6 (1.34%) Banking
5 5 (1.12%) Local Government
6 4 (0.89%) Retail
6 4 (0.89%) Advertising
7 3 (0.67%) Legal
7 3 (0.67%) Billing
8 2 (0.45%) Military
9 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.22%) Electronics
9 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.22%) Law
9 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (14.54%) XML
2 59 (13.20%) .NET
3 56 (12.53%) HTML
4 43 (9.62%) Web Services
5 36 (8.05%) CSS
6 34 (7.61%) J2EE
7 14 (3.13%) SOAP
8 11 (2.46%) Ajax
9 9 (2.01%) JSP
9 9 (2.01%) jQuery
9 9 (2.01%) Visualforce
9 9 (2.01%) Backbone.js
10 8 (1.79%) Django
10 8 (1.79%) Ruby on Rails
11 6 (1.34%) Mason
12 5 (1.12%) WF
12 5 (1.12%) ASP.NET
12 5 (1.12%) COM
12 5 (1.12%) XSLT
13 4 (0.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.04%) Management Information System
2 22 (4.92%) Computer Science
3 21 (4.70%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (4.47%) PKI
5 18 (4.03%) Smartcard
6 14 (3.13%) Clustering
7 13 (2.91%) Blackberry
8 11 (2.46%) EqualLogic
9 10 (2.24%) Open Source
10 8 (1.79%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.57%) Firmware
12 5 (1.12%) Mathematics
12 5 (1.12%) Social Media
12 5 (1.12%) CMDB
12 5 (1.12%) FlexPod
13 4 (0.89%) Replication
13 4 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
13 4 (0.89%) Statistics
13 4 (0.89%) NHS
14 3 (0.67%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 129 (28.86%) Windows
2 64 (14.32%) Linux
3 54 (12.08%) UNIX
4 44 (9.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (8.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 35 (7.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (4.03%) Windows 2000 Server
8 13 (2.91%) Android
9 12 (2.68%) Apple iOS
10 10 (2.24%) Mac OS X
10 10 (2.24%) Solaris
11 9 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (1.57%) AIX
13 4 (0.89%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.45%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.45%) HPUX
14 2 (0.45%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (13.42%) Project Management
2 55 (12.30%) ITIL
3 34 (7.61%) PRINCE2
4 33 (7.38%) Service Management
5 32 (7.16%) CRM
5 32 (7.16%) Service Delivery
6 29 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (5.59%) Data Analysis
8 24 (5.37%) Workflow
9 22 (4.92%) UML
9 22 (4.92%) Content Management
9 22 (4.92%) Analytics
10 21 (4.70%) Logistics
10 21 (4.70%) Systems Analysis
10 21 (4.70%) E-Commerce
11 20 (4.47%) Configuration Management
12 19 (4.25%) Technical Architecture
13 18 (4.03%) Problem Management
13 18 (4.03%) Migration
13 18 (4.03%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 117 (26.17%) SQL
2 60 (13.42%) JavaScript
3 59 (13.20%) Java
4 43 (9.62%) C#
5 16 (3.58%) PHP
6 14 (3.13%) MUMPS
6 14 (3.13%) X++
7 11 (2.46%) Python
7 11 (2.46%) Ruby
7 11 (2.46%) PL/SQL
7 11 (2.46%) Perl
7 11 (2.46%) C++
8 9 (2.01%) Apex Code
9 8 (1.79%) Shell Script
9 8 (1.79%) VBScript
9 8 (1.79%) VB
10 7 (1.57%) ABAP
11 6 (1.34%) C
12 4 (0.89%) XQuery
13 3 (0.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (14.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (14.09%) Degree
3 51 (11.41%) MCITP
4 50 (11.19%) MCSE
5 34 (7.61%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (6.26%) CCNA
7 23 (5.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 21 (4.70%) Security Cleared
9 16 (3.58%) MCTS
10 13 (2.91%) Citrix Certification
11 11 (2.46%) MCSA
12 10 (2.24%) SC Cleared
12 10 (2.24%) NCDA
12 10 (2.24%) NCIE
13 9 (2.01%) VCAP
14 8 (1.79%) CCSA
15 7 (1.57%) MCP
15 7 (1.57%) CCIE
16 5 (1.12%) JNCIA
16 5 (1.12%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.70%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 16 (3.58%) HL7
3 10 (2.24%) SLA
4 9 (2.01%) QA
5 2 (0.45%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 50 (11.19%) Hyper-V
2 49 (10.96%) Active Directory
3 45 (10.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (6.71%) XenDesktop
4 30 (6.71%) XenApp
5 26 (5.82%) Microsoft App-V
6 22 (4.92%) XenServer
7 20 (4.47%) vSphere
8 12 (2.68%) VMware ESX
9 7 (1.57%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.67%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (0.67%) UAG
11 2 (0.45%) NFS
11 2 (0.45%) Xen
12 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.22%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 28 (6.26%) Backup Exec
2 16 (3.58%) SCCM
2 16 (3.58%) NetBackup
3 12 (2.68%) SCOM
4 10 (2.24%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (1.34%) WSUS
5 6 (1.34%) XenMobile
6 5 (1.12%) SCSM
6 5 (1.12%) HP UCMDB
7 4 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.89%) Puppet
7 4 (0.89%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (0.89%) HP Data Protector
7 4 (0.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (0.89%) Legato
8 3 (0.67%) MOM
8 3 (0.67%) BMC PATROL
8 3 (0.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (0.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.45%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 151 (33.78%) Microsoft
2 87 (19.46%) Oracle
3 78 (17.45%) VMware
4 60 (13.42%) Cisco
5 57 (12.75%) Citrix
6 41 (9.17%) HP
7 33 (7.38%) Symantec
8 28 (6.26%) Dell
9 23 (5.15%) NetApp
10 18 (4.03%) SAP
11 16 (3.58%) IBM
11 16 (3.58%) Avaya
11 16 (3.58%) EMC
11 16 (3.58%) CheckPoint
11 16 (3.58%) Salesforce.com
12 15 (3.36%) Veeam
13 13 (2.91%) Juniper
14 11 (2.46%) PlateSpin
15 10 (2.24%) Apple
16 8 (1.79%) BMC
Reading, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Car & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: £45000 - £65000 Per Annum competative bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Competitive+ 20% bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kent or Surrey
Church International
Salary: Negotiable DOE + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Vodafone Group - AMS
Posted: 4 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Softcat
Salary: Competitive, Benefits and Bonus Scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Mason Frank
Salary: £31000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Microsoft Certs and Annual Bonus!
Posted: 23 days ago