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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 285 242 241
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 159 202 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.73% 0.94% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.99% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 128 175 202
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,100 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -
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
20702 20436 22133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.45% 94.89% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16710 16412 19303
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,500 £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 22 December 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 December 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 -23 32 £52,500 - 4
Surrey -12 31 £42,500 -10.52% 3
Buckinghamshire +5 24 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Hampshire -43 22 £45,000 +2.27% 1
Kent +10 21 £50,000 +8.10% 1
East Sussex -3 11 £38,000 +1.33%
West Sussex +5 8 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Oxfordshire -11 6 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Middlesex +6 2 £40,000 -23.80%
Thames Valley - 1 £45,000 -
Sussex - 1 - -
Technical Consultant
England

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 146 (45.63%) Windows
2 132 (41.25%) Microsoft
3 105 (32.81%) VMware
4 91 (28.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 78 (24.38%) SQL
6 69 (21.56%) SQL Server
7 68 (21.25%) Firewall
8 67 (20.94%) Microsoft Certification
9 66 (20.63%) Cisco
9 66 (20.63%) MS Exchange
10 57 (17.81%) Citrix
11 54 (16.88%) MCSE
12 53 (16.56%) Windows Server 2008
13 51 (15.94%) Oracle
14 49 (15.31%) Linux
15 46 (14.38%) Active Directory
16 42 (13.13%) HP
16 42 (13.13%) Hyper-V
16 42 (13.13%) Degree
17 41 (12.81%) MS Excel
18 40 (12.50%) ITIL
18 40 (12.50%) NetApp
18 40 (12.50%) Project Management
19 36 (11.25%) Windows Server 2003
19 36 (11.25%) SAN
20 35 (10.94%) Finance
20 35 (10.94%) MCITP
21 34 (10.63%) Windows Server 2012
22 33 (10.31%) UNIX
23 32 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 66 (20.63%) MS Exchange
2 32 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 26 (8.13%) IIS
4 23 (7.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 22 (6.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 20 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 19 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2000
9 13 (4.06%) SharePoint
10 11 (3.44%) Apache
11 10 (3.13%) JBoss
12 8 (2.50%) WebLogic
13 6 (1.88%) Tomcat
13 6 (1.88%) Lync
14 4 (1.25%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.94%) Moodle
15 3 (0.94%) CMS
16 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
16 2 (0.63%) SAS
17 1 (0.31%) Site Server
Applications
1 41 (12.81%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.00%) MS Office
3 3 (0.94%) FastStats
4 1 (0.31%) MS Project
4 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.25%) SAP FI
3 4 (1.25%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.31%) RMDS
4 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.31%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (6.88%) Office 365
3 9 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.81%) SaaS
4 4 (1.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (21.25%) Firewall
2 36 (11.25%) SAN
3 30 (9.38%) DNS
4 25 (7.81%) TCP/IP
5 24 (7.50%) LAN
5 24 (7.50%) WAN
6 22 (6.88%) Internet
7 16 (5.00%) DHCP
8 15 (4.69%) VLAN
9 13 (4.06%) iSCSI
10 12 (3.75%) Wireless
10 12 (3.75%) LDAP
11 11 (3.44%) Network Security
12 9 (2.81%) VPN
13 6 (1.88%) VoIP
13 6 (1.88%) Unified Communications
14 5 (1.56%) Fibre Channel
14 5 (1.56%) GPRS
15 4 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (1.25%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (21.56%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.38%) MySQL
3 9 (2.81%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.19%) Big Data
5 4 (1.25%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.25%) OLAP
6 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.63%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.63%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.31%) DB2
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.56%) CruiseControl
1 5 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (1.25%) SoapUI
2 4 (1.25%) JMeter
2 4 (1.25%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.25%) Eclipse
2 4 (1.25%) WebLogic Workshop
3 3 (0.94%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.31%) Dreamweaver
General
1 35 (10.94%) Finance
2 27 (8.44%) Telecoms
3 17 (5.31%) Banking
4 11 (3.44%) Marketing
5 5 (1.56%) Local Government
6 3 (0.94%) Billing
7 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.31%) International Banking
7 1 (0.31%) Retail
7 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.31%) Publishing
7 1 (0.31%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (9.69%) XML
2 30 (9.38%) HTML
3 28 (8.75%) .NET
4 26 (8.13%) Web Services
5 12 (3.75%) CSS
6 7 (2.19%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.88%) SOAP
7 6 (1.88%) jQuery
8 5 (1.56%) XHTML
8 5 (1.56%) WAP
8 5 (1.56%) JSON
8 5 (1.56%) Application Packaging
8 5 (1.56%) Software Packaging
9 4 (1.25%) J2EE
9 4 (1.25%) YAML
9 4 (1.25%) HTML5
9 4 (1.25%) CSS3
9 4 (1.25%) JMS
10 3 (0.94%) Regular Expression
11 2 (0.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 17 (5.31%) Computer Science
3 13 (4.06%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.75%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
6 9 (2.81%) N-Tier
7 6 (1.88%) Kindle
8 5 (1.56%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.56%) NHS
8 5 (1.56%) Streaming Video
9 4 (1.25%) Clustering
9 4 (1.25%) PKI
9 4 (1.25%) EFT
9 4 (1.25%) Smartcard
9 4 (1.25%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.25%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (1.25%) FlexPod
9 4 (1.25%) User Experience
9 4 (1.25%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 146 (45.63%) Windows
2 53 (16.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (15.31%) Linux
4 36 (11.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 34 (10.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (10.31%) UNIX
7 24 (7.50%) Windows 2000 Server
8 21 (6.56%) Solaris
9 19 (5.94%) AIX
9 19 (5.94%) Mac OS X
9 19 (5.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (4.69%) Windows 7
11 9 (2.81%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.56%) Android
12 5 (1.56%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.25%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.31%) CentOS
14 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.31%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (12.50%) ITIL
1 40 (12.50%) Project Management
2 31 (9.69%) Problem Management
3 28 (8.75%) Service Management
4 22 (6.88%) CRM
5 17 (5.31%) Migration
6 16 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 16 (5.00%) PRINCE2
7 11 (3.44%) E-Commerce
8 10 (3.13%) Workflow
8 10 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (3.13%) Business Analysis
8 10 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (2.81%) Release Management
9 9 (2.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (2.81%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (2.81%) UML
10 8 (2.50%) WFM
10 8 (2.50%) Logistics
10 8 (2.50%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 78 (24.38%) SQL
2 31 (9.69%) Java
3 29 (9.06%) JavaScript
4 23 (7.19%) C#
5 15 (4.69%) VBScript
6 12 (3.75%) Shell Script
6 12 (3.75%) C++
6 12 (3.75%) Perl
7 11 (3.44%) Python
8 10 (3.13%) T-SQL
9 8 (2.50%) PHP
9 8 (2.50%) ABAP
10 6 (1.88%) C
10 6 (1.88%) VB.NET
10 6 (1.88%) X++
11 5 (1.56%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.56%) VB
12 4 (1.25%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.25%) Ruby
13 2 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 67 (20.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (16.88%) MCSE
3 42 (13.13%) Degree
4 35 (10.94%) MCITP
5 27 (8.44%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (7.50%) CCNA
7 15 (4.69%) Security Cleared
8 9 (2.81%) MCSA
8 9 (2.81%) MCP
9 8 (2.50%) SC Cleared
9 8 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (1.88%) MCTS
10 6 (1.88%) NCDA
10 6 (1.88%) NCIE
10 6 (1.88%) VCAP
11 4 (1.25%) VTSP
11 4 (1.25%) VCDX
11 4 (1.25%) CCNP
11 4 (1.25%) CISSP
12 3 (0.94%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.06%) SLA
2 9 (2.81%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 6 (1.88%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.25%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.63%) HL7
6 1 (0.31%) GPG13
System Software
1 91 (28.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (14.38%) Active Directory
3 42 (13.13%) Hyper-V
4 31 (9.69%) XenApp
4 31 (9.69%) XenDesktop
5 23 (7.19%) vSphere
6 13 (4.06%) Microsoft App-V
6 13 (4.06%) vCloud
7 8 (2.50%) XenServer
8 7 (2.19%) VMware ESX
9 5 (1.56%) NFS
10 2 (0.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 2 (0.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.63%) Firmware
11 1 (0.31%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.31%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.31%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.31%) UAG
Systems Management
1 19 (5.94%) Backup Exec
2 17 (5.31%) SCCM
3 15 (4.69%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (3.13%) NetBackup
5 9 (2.81%) SCOM
6 8 (2.50%) SCVMM
7 7 (2.19%) Puppet
7 7 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (1.56%) WSUS
8 5 (1.56%) Control-M
8 5 (1.56%) OpenView
9 4 (1.25%) Legato
9 4 (1.25%) Windows Intune
9 4 (1.25%) SCOrch
9 4 (1.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (1.25%) SCSM
10 3 (0.94%) XenMobile
10 3 (0.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 132 (41.25%) Microsoft
2 105 (32.81%) VMware
3 66 (20.63%) Cisco
4 57 (17.81%) Citrix
5 51 (15.94%) Oracle
6 42 (13.13%) HP
7 40 (12.50%) NetApp
8 26 (8.13%) Symantec
9 24 (7.50%) Avaya
10 21 (6.56%) Apple
11 20 (6.25%) IBM
12 17 (5.31%) Dell
13 16 (5.00%) Red Hat
14 14 (4.38%) Sun
15 12 (3.75%) 3PAR
16 11 (3.44%) WatchGuard
16 11 (3.44%) EMC
17 10 (3.13%) SAP
18 8 (2.50%) Juniper
18 8 (2.50%) McAfee
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