The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 242 201 183
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 224 292 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.00% 1.32% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.39% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 180 236 271
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21190 21060 22294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.81% 94.98% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 17003 17413 19031
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Consultant
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +10 84 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Surrey -38 66 £47,500 - 5
Hampshire -30 33 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 28 £50,000 -9.09%
Kent +10 15 £55,000 +46.66%
Oxfordshire -29 10 £50,000 +25.00%
West Sussex -2 2 £57,500 -3.36%
Middlesex - 2 £55,000 - 1
East Sussex - 1 £26,000 -
Technical Consultant
England

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 155 (33.41%) Microsoft
2 128 (27.59%) Windows
3 122 (26.29%) SQL
4 87 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 86 (18.53%) Oracle
6 79 (17.03%) MS Excel
7 76 (16.38%) VMware
8 72 (15.52%) Linux
9 71 (15.30%) Degree
10 67 (14.44%) Java
10 67 (14.44%) Microsoft Certification
11 65 (14.01%) MS Exchange
12 64 (13.79%) UNIX
12 64 (13.79%) XML
13 62 (13.36%) Project Management
14 60 (12.93%) Firewall
15 59 (12.72%) JavaScript
16 58 (12.50%) .NET
16 58 (12.50%) Cisco
17 57 (12.28%) HTML
18 56 (12.07%) ITIL
18 56 (12.07%) Active Directory
19 53 (11.42%) Citrix
20 51 (10.99%) Hyper-V
21 50 (10.78%) MCITP
21 50 (10.78%) MCSE
22 46 (9.91%) Finance
23 45 (9.70%) C#
24 44 (9.48%) HP
25 42 (9.05%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 65 (14.01%) MS Exchange
2 33 (7.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 27 (5.82%) SharePoint
5 26 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 25 (5.39%) Lync
7 21 (4.53%) IIS
8 20 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2003
9 15 (3.23%) Apache
10 14 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2000
11 10 (2.16%) CMS
11 10 (2.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (1.94%) Node.js
13 8 (1.72%) Tomcat
14 7 (1.51%) SharePoint 2013
15 6 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
16 5 (1.08%) SAS
16 5 (1.08%) JRun
16 5 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
17 2 (0.43%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 79 (17.03%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.94%) MS Office
3 3 (0.65%) FastStats
4 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (3.02%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (2.16%) Remedy ITSM
3 9 (1.94%) Oracle Payables
3 9 (1.94%) Oracle Receivables
3 9 (1.94%) Oracle General Ledger
3 9 (1.94%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (1.72%) Magento
4 8 (1.72%) Oracle Assets
5 7 (1.51%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (1.29%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.22%) Agresso
10 1 (0.22%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (7.54%) SaaS
2 20 (4.31%) Office 365
3 17 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (2.16%) Force.com
5 2 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.43%) IaaS
5 2 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (12.93%) Firewall
2 39 (8.41%) SAN
3 26 (5.60%) WAN
3 26 (5.60%) LAN
4 23 (4.96%) VPN
5 20 (4.31%) TCP/IP
5 20 (4.31%) DNS
6 17 (3.66%) Network Security
7 13 (2.80%) LDAP
8 12 (2.59%) Internet
9 11 (2.37%) NetScaler
9 11 (2.37%) SSL
9 11 (2.37%) VoIP
9 11 (2.37%) MPLS
10 10 (2.16%) Wireless
10 10 (2.16%) Fibre Channel
11 9 (1.94%) Unified Communications
12 8 (1.72%) VPLS
12 8 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (1.51%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.17%) Relational Database
3 15 (3.23%) InterSystems Cache
4 14 (3.02%) Big Data
5 13 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (2.59%) OLAP
7 11 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (1.51%) MySQL
10 7 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.29%) DB2
11 6 (1.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 5 (1.08%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.08%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.86%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (1.51%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (0.86%) Eclipse
2 4 (0.86%) JUnit
3 3 (0.65%) CruiseControl
4 2 (0.43%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.22%) Grunt
5 1 (0.22%) PVCS
5 1 (0.22%) Subversion
5 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.22%) MorphX
5 1 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 46 (9.91%) Finance
2 40 (8.62%) Telecoms
3 22 (4.74%) Marketing
4 5 (1.08%) Advertising
5 4 (0.86%) French Language
5 4 (0.86%) German Language
5 4 (0.86%) Banking
6 3 (0.65%) Legal
6 3 (0.65%) Local Government
6 3 (0.65%) Retail
6 3 (0.65%) Russian Language
7 2 (0.43%) Back Office
7 2 (0.43%) Military
8 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.22%) Electronics
8 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.22%) Law
8 1 (0.22%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (13.79%) XML
2 58 (12.50%) .NET
3 57 (12.28%) HTML
4 42 (9.05%) Web Services
5 38 (8.19%) CSS
6 35 (7.54%) J2EE
7 18 (3.88%) SOAP
8 15 (3.23%) Ajax
9 10 (2.16%) JSP
10 9 (1.94%) Visualforce
10 9 (1.94%) Backbone.js
10 9 (1.94%) COM
11 8 (1.72%) Django
11 8 (1.72%) Ruby on Rails
12 7 (1.51%) XSLT
12 7 (1.51%) jQuery
13 6 (1.29%) Mason
14 5 (1.08%) ASP.NET
14 5 (1.08%) WSDL
14 5 (1.08%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.39%) Management Information System
2 24 (5.17%) Clustering
3 21 (4.53%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (4.31%) PKI
4 20 (4.31%) Computer Science
5 18 (3.88%) Smartcard
6 12 (2.59%) Open Source
7 11 (2.37%) EqualLogic
8 10 (2.16%) Blackberry
9 9 (1.94%) Replication
9 9 (1.94%) CMDB
10 8 (1.72%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.51%) Firmware
11 7 (1.51%) Mathematics
12 6 (1.29%) Social Media
13 5 (1.08%) FlexPod
14 4 (0.86%) Statistics
14 4 (0.86%) LIMS
14 4 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
15 3 (0.65%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 128 (27.59%) Windows
2 72 (15.52%) Linux
3 64 (13.79%) UNIX
4 41 (8.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (8.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (7.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (2.80%) Windows 2000 Server
8 10 (2.16%) Android
9 9 (1.94%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.51%) Solaris
10 7 (1.51%) Mac OS X
10 7 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (1.29%) AIX
12 5 (1.08%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.86%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.65%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.43%) HPUX
16 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (13.36%) Project Management
2 56 (12.07%) ITIL
3 36 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (7.54%) Service Management
5 33 (7.11%) PRINCE2
6 31 (6.68%) Service Delivery
7 28 (6.03%) Data Analysis
8 27 (5.82%) CRM
9 25 (5.39%) Analytics
10 24 (5.17%) Technical Architecture
11 23 (4.96%) Workflow
12 22 (4.74%) Content Management
13 21 (4.53%) UML
14 20 (4.31%) E-Commerce
14 20 (4.31%) Logistics
14 20 (4.31%) Systems Analysis
15 19 (4.09%) Configuration Management
16 18 (3.88%) PRINCE
17 17 (3.66%) Supply Chain Management
17 17 (3.66%) E-Procurement
Programming Languages
1 122 (26.29%) SQL
2 67 (14.44%) Java
3 59 (12.72%) JavaScript
4 45 (9.70%) C#
5 17 (3.66%) PHP
6 15 (3.23%) MUMPS
7 13 (2.80%) PL/SQL
7 13 (2.80%) C
8 11 (2.37%) Perl
8 11 (2.37%) X++
9 10 (2.16%) Ruby
9 10 (2.16%) Shell Script
9 10 (2.16%) C++
9 10 (2.16%) Python
10 9 (1.94%) VB
10 9 (1.94%) Apex Code
11 7 (1.51%) ABAP
12 4 (0.86%) XQuery
12 4 (0.86%) VBScript
13 3 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (15.30%) Degree
2 67 (14.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 50 (10.78%) MCITP
3 50 (10.78%) MCSE
4 36 (7.76%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (5.82%) CCNA
6 23 (4.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 21 (4.53%) MCTS
8 20 (4.31%) Security Cleared
9 12 (2.59%) MCSA
9 12 (2.59%) Citrix Certification
10 10 (2.16%) SC Cleared
10 10 (2.16%) NCDA
10 10 (2.16%) NCIE
11 8 (1.72%) CCSA
11 8 (1.72%) MCP
11 8 (1.72%) VCAP
12 7 (1.51%) CCIE
12 7 (1.51%) CCNP
13 5 (1.08%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.31%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 16 (3.45%) HL7
3 11 (2.37%) SLA
4 9 (1.94%) QA
5 2 (0.43%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 56 (12.07%) Active Directory
2 51 (10.99%) Hyper-V
3 40 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (6.25%) XenApp
5 27 (5.82%) XenDesktop
6 26 (5.60%) Microsoft App-V
7 23 (4.96%) vSphere
8 22 (4.74%) XenServer
9 12 (2.59%) VMware ESX
10 7 (1.51%) Terminal Server
11 4 (0.86%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (0.86%) UAG
12 2 (0.43%) Xen
13 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.22%) vCloud
13 1 (0.22%) NFS
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
13 1 (0.22%) SRDF
13 1 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 27 (5.82%) Backup Exec
2 17 (3.66%) NetBackup
2 17 (3.66%) SCCM
3 16 (3.45%) SCOM
4 9 (1.94%) HP UCMDB
5 8 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (1.51%) SCSM
7 6 (1.29%) WSUS
8 5 (1.08%) XenMobile
8 5 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (1.08%) HP Data Protector
8 5 (1.08%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (0.86%) MOM
9 4 (0.86%) BMC PATROL
9 4 (0.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (0.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.65%) Puppet
10 3 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.65%) Legato
11 2 (0.43%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 155 (33.41%) Microsoft
2 86 (18.53%) Oracle
3 76 (16.38%) VMware
4 58 (12.50%) Cisco
5 53 (11.42%) Citrix
6 44 (9.48%) HP
7 31 (6.68%) Symantec
8 28 (6.03%) Dell
9 23 (4.96%) NetApp
10 22 (4.74%) EMC
11 18 (3.88%) SAP
12 16 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
12 16 (3.45%) IBM
13 15 (3.23%) Veeam
13 15 (3.23%) CheckPoint
14 14 (3.02%) BMC
15 13 (2.80%) Juniper
16 11 (2.37%) Avaya
16 11 (2.37%) PlateSpin
17 10 (2.16%) Remedy
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Salary: £65,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
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Salary: 55k + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
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Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: Competitive+benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
Everything Everywhere
Salary: Competitive+benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Weybridge
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Salary: £37000.00 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: Competitive
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