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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 303 252 249
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 146 176 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.70% 0.87% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.92% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 118 147 177
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
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
19809 19148 20813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.58% 94.69% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16141 15338 18097
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £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 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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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
Surrey -21 32 £42,500 -10.52% 6
Berkshire -25 32 £57,500 +15.00% 7
Hampshire -23 31 £45,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +12 18 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Kent +8 11 £50,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -14 6 £35,000 -30.00%
West Sussex -4 5 £38,750 -22.50% 1
East Sussex -9 5 £38,000 +1.33% 1
Middlesex +13 3 £40,000 -23.80%
Thames Valley - 1 £45,000 -
Sussex - 1 - - 1
Technical Consultant
England

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

1 140 (44.59%) Windows
2 126 (40.13%) Microsoft
3 101 (32.17%) VMware
4 95 (30.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 73 (23.25%) SQL
6 67 (21.34%) Cisco
6 67 (21.34%) Firewall
7 64 (20.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 63 (20.06%) SQL Server
9 56 (17.83%) MCSE
10 55 (17.52%) MS Exchange
11 51 (16.24%) Oracle
12 50 (15.92%) Linux
12 50 (15.92%) Citrix
13 47 (14.97%) HP
14 45 (14.33%) Windows Server 2008
15 44 (14.01%) Hyper-V
16 43 (13.69%) Active Directory
16 43 (13.69%) NetApp
17 42 (13.38%) Degree
18 37 (11.78%) Finance
19 33 (10.51%) UNIX
20 32 (10.19%) Microsoft Azure
20 32 (10.19%) SAN
21 31 (9.87%) HTML
21 31 (9.87%) Project Management
22 30 (9.55%) JavaScript
22 30 (9.55%) IIS
22 30 (9.55%) XML
22 30 (9.55%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 55 (17.52%) MS Exchange
2 30 (9.55%) IIS
3 25 (7.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (6.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 17 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2000
6 16 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2003
6 16 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (3.82%) SharePoint
8 9 (2.87%) WebLogic
9 8 (2.55%) Lync
9 8 (2.55%) Apache
10 7 (2.23%) JBoss
11 5 (1.59%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.96%) CMS
12 3 (0.96%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.96%) Moodle
13 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.32%) Site Server
13 1 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 28 (8.92%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.73%) MS Office
3 3 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.27%) SAP FI
3 4 (1.27%) SAP MM
4 3 (0.96%) SiteCatalyst
4 3 (0.96%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.96%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.64%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.32%) RMDS
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.32%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 32 (10.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (9.24%) Office 365
3 11 (3.50%) SaaS
4 9 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.27%) IaaS
6 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 67 (21.34%) Firewall
2 32 (10.19%) SAN
3 29 (9.24%) TCP/IP
4 25 (7.96%) DNS
5 24 (7.64%) LAN
5 24 (7.64%) WAN
5 24 (7.64%) Internet
6 16 (5.10%) DHCP
6 16 (5.10%) Wireless
7 15 (4.78%) VLAN
8 12 (3.82%) iSCSI
9 11 (3.50%) LDAP
10 10 (3.18%) VPN
11 8 (2.55%) Unified Communications
11 8 (2.55%) Network Security
12 7 (2.23%) GPRS
12 7 (2.23%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (1.59%) 3G
13 5 (1.59%) HTTP
14 4 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (20.06%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.78%) MySQL
3 6 (1.91%) Big Data
4 4 (1.27%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.27%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.96%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.64%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.64%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.32%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (1.27%) SoapUI
2 4 (1.27%) Eclipse
2 4 (1.27%) JMeter
2 4 (1.27%) WebLogic Workshop
3 3 (0.96%) AdminStudio
4 2 (0.64%) CruiseControl
4 2 (0.64%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.32%) Toad
5 1 (0.32%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
General
1 37 (11.78%) Finance
2 23 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 16 (5.10%) Banking
4 11 (3.50%) Marketing
5 5 (1.59%) Local Government
6 3 (0.96%) Advertising
6 3 (0.96%) Billing
7 2 (0.64%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.32%) Military
8 1 (0.32%) Publishing
8 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Retail
8 1 (0.32%) International Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (9.87%) HTML
2 30 (9.55%) XML
3 25 (7.96%) Web Services
4 22 (7.01%) .NET
5 11 (3.50%) CSS
6 7 (2.23%) WAP
6 7 (2.23%) XHTML
6 7 (2.23%) Application Packaging
7 6 (1.91%) jQuery
8 5 (1.59%) SOAP
8 5 (1.59%) ASP.NET
8 5 (1.59%) JSON
9 4 (1.27%) HTML5
9 4 (1.27%) J2EE
9 4 (1.27%) JMS
9 4 (1.27%) Regular Expression
9 4 (1.27%) CSS3
10 2 (0.64%) YAML
10 2 (0.64%) Software Packaging
10 2 (0.64%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.37%) Blackberry
2 17 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 16 (5.10%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (3.50%) Enterprise Storage
5 9 (2.87%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.87%) N-Tier
6 8 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.23%) Streaming Video
8 6 (1.91%) Kindle
8 6 (1.91%) NHS
9 4 (1.27%) Social Media
9 4 (1.27%) GIS
9 4 (1.27%) Clustering
9 4 (1.27%) EFT
9 4 (1.27%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (1.27%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.27%) User Experience
10 3 (0.96%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.96%) HACMP
11 2 (0.64%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 140 (44.59%) Windows
2 50 (15.92%) Linux
3 45 (14.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (10.51%) UNIX
5 30 (9.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (8.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (7.01%) Windows 2000 Server
8 20 (6.37%) Solaris
9 19 (6.05%) Windows 7
9 19 (6.05%) Mac OS X
10 18 (5.73%) AIX
10 18 (5.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (3.50%) Windows XP
12 7 (2.23%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.96%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.96%) Android
14 1 (0.32%) HPUX
14 1 (0.32%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.32%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (9.87%) Project Management
2 29 (9.24%) ITIL
3 28 (8.92%) Service Management
3 28 (8.92%) Problem Management
4 16 (5.10%) CRM
4 16 (5.10%) Migration
5 12 (3.82%) E-Commerce
6 11 (3.50%) PRINCE2
6 11 (3.50%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (3.18%) Workflow
7 10 (3.18%) Analytics
8 9 (2.87%) Business Analysis
9 8 (2.55%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (2.55%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (2.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (2.55%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (2.23%) Coaching
10 7 (2.23%) High Availability
10 7 (2.23%) Information Security
10 7 (2.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 73 (23.25%) SQL
2 30 (9.55%) JavaScript
3 27 (8.60%) Java
4 18 (5.73%) C#
5 15 (4.78%) VBScript
6 12 (3.82%) Shell Script
7 10 (3.18%) T-SQL
7 10 (3.18%) C++
8 9 (2.87%) Python
9 8 (2.55%) Perl
9 8 (2.55%) ABAP
10 7 (2.23%) C
11 6 (1.91%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.91%) VB.NET
11 6 (1.91%) PHP
12 5 (1.59%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.59%) VB
13 3 (0.96%) X++
14 2 (0.64%) Ruby
14 2 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 64 (20.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (17.83%) MCSE
3 42 (13.38%) Degree
4 28 (8.92%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (7.96%) MCITP
6 24 (7.64%) CCNA
7 19 (6.05%) Security Cleared
8 12 (3.82%) SC Cleared
8 12 (3.82%) MCSA
9 7 (2.23%) CISSP
9 7 (2.23%) MCP
10 4 (1.27%) CCNP
10 4 (1.27%) CISA
11 3 (0.96%) CCEE
11 3 (0.96%) MBA
11 3 (0.96%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.96%) MCTS
11 3 (0.96%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.14%) SLA
2 6 (1.91%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 4 (1.27%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.64%) QA
7 1 (0.32%) GPG13
7 1 (0.32%) HL7
System Software
1 95 (30.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (14.01%) Hyper-V
3 43 (13.69%) Active Directory
4 28 (8.92%) XenDesktop
4 28 (8.92%) XenApp
5 25 (7.96%) vSphere
6 20 (6.37%) vCloud
7 10 (3.18%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (1.59%) NFS
8 5 (1.59%) XenServer
9 3 (0.96%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.96%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (0.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.64%) Firmware
11 1 (0.32%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.32%) UAG
Systems Management
1 18 (5.73%) SCCM
2 11 (3.50%) Backup Exec
2 11 (3.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (2.55%) SCOM
4 7 (2.23%) NetBackup
5 6 (1.91%) SCVMM
6 5 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (1.59%) Control-M
6 5 (1.59%) OpenView
6 5 (1.59%) Puppet
7 4 (1.27%) WSUS
7 4 (1.27%) SCOrch
7 4 (1.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (1.27%) SCSM
7 4 (1.27%) Windows Intune
8 3 (0.96%) XenMobile
9 2 (0.64%) Legato
Vendors
1 126 (40.13%) Microsoft
2 101 (32.17%) VMware
3 67 (21.34%) Cisco
4 51 (16.24%) Oracle
5 50 (15.92%) Citrix
6 47 (14.97%) HP
7 43 (13.69%) NetApp
8 24 (7.64%) Avaya
9 21 (6.69%) IBM
9 21 (6.69%) Apple
10 18 (5.73%) Symantec
11 16 (5.10%) Red Hat
12 14 (4.46%) Sun
13 13 (4.14%) Dell
14 12 (3.82%) 3PAR
14 12 (3.82%) SAP
15 11 (3.50%) WatchGuard
16 10 (3.18%) Juniper
17 9 (2.87%) McAfee
17 9 (2.87%) CheckPoint
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East England
Mason Frank
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £23,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ComputAppoint
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum £50 to £60k basic + Excellent Benefi
Posted: 4 days ago
South East England
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + + Inc Car allowance +Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car + Stock
Posted: 7 days ago
Egham
Interquest - IQ ESM
Posted: 10 days ago
Sussex
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car + Stock
Posted: 17 days ago
Milton Keynes
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 19 days ago