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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 288 229 237
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 167 224 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.76% 1.03% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 1.08% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 135 194 196
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +11.11%
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
20950 20661 21910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.17% 94.86% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16767 16813 19004
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 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 -19 42 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Surrey -23 36 £45,000 -10.00% 9
Kent +19 26 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Buckinghamshire +1 25 £35,000 -24.32% 4
Hampshire -43 18 £45,000 +2.27% 2
East Sussex +8 10 £38,000 +1.33% 1
West Sussex +1 7 £40,000 -21.95% 1
Oxfordshire -4 4 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Middlesex -4 2 £40,000 -23.80%
Sussex - 2 - -
Home Counties +5 1 - -
Thames Valley - 1 £45,000 -
Technical Consultant
England

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 148 (42.65%) Windows
2 143 (41.21%) Microsoft
3 109 (31.41%) VMware
4 92 (26.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 81 (23.34%) SQL
6 74 (21.33%) SQL Server
6 74 (21.33%) MS Exchange
7 71 (20.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 68 (19.60%) Citrix
9 66 (19.02%) Cisco
10 65 (18.73%) Firewall
11 57 (16.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 54 (15.56%) MS Excel
13 53 (15.27%) MCSE
13 53 (15.27%) Active Directory
14 52 (14.99%) Oracle
15 49 (14.12%) Linux
16 48 (13.83%) MCITP
17 47 (13.54%) Degree
18 45 (12.97%) Hyper-V
18 45 (12.97%) ITIL
19 44 (12.68%) HP
19 44 (12.68%) SAN
19 44 (12.68%) Project Management
20 42 (12.10%) NetApp
21 41 (11.82%) Windows Server 2003
22 39 (11.24%) Exchange Server 2007
23 37 (10.66%) XenApp
23 37 (10.66%) XenDesktop
23 37 (10.66%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 74 (21.33%) MS Exchange
2 39 (11.24%) Exchange Server 2007
3 34 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 27 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 25 (7.20%) IIS
6 20 (5.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 18 (5.19%) SharePoint
8 17 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2000
9 15 (4.32%) Lync
10 11 (3.17%) Apache
11 9 (2.59%) JBoss
12 7 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (1.73%) Tomcat
14 4 (1.15%) WebLogic
15 3 (0.86%) WebSphere
16 2 (0.58%) Moodle
16 2 (0.58%) CMS
17 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 54 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.61%) MS Office
3 3 (0.86%) FastStats
4 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 11 (3.17%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.58%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.58%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.29%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.29%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 19 (5.48%) Office 365
2 10 (2.88%) SaaS
3 9 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.15%) IaaS
5 3 (0.86%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 65 (18.73%) Firewall
2 44 (12.68%) SAN
3 31 (8.93%) DNS
4 26 (7.49%) WAN
5 25 (7.20%) LAN
6 20 (5.76%) TCP/IP
7 19 (5.48%) Internet
8 15 (4.32%) Network Security
8 15 (4.32%) DHCP
9 13 (3.75%) iSCSI
9 13 (3.75%) VLAN
10 11 (3.17%) LDAP
11 10 (2.88%) Wireless
12 8 (2.31%) Unified Communications
13 7 (2.02%) VoIP
13 7 (2.02%) VPN
14 6 (1.73%) NetScaler
15 5 (1.44%) Cisco Nexus
15 5 (1.44%) Fibre Channel
15 5 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (21.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.46%) MySQL
3 10 (2.88%) Big Data
3 10 (2.88%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (1.73%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.15%) OLAP
7 4 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.86%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.58%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.58%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (1.44%) CruiseControl
1 5 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (1.15%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.86%) Eclipse
3 3 (0.86%) WebLogic Workshop
3 3 (0.86%) AdminStudio
3 3 (0.86%) JMeter
3 3 (0.86%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.29%) Grunt
4 1 (0.29%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.29%) Subversion
General
1 37 (10.66%) Finance
2 25 (7.20%) Telecoms
3 16 (4.61%) Banking
4 11 (3.17%) Marketing
5 5 (1.44%) Local Government
6 3 (0.86%) Billing
6 3 (0.86%) Advertising
7 2 (0.58%) Military
8 1 (0.29%) Retail
8 1 (0.29%) Publishing
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.29%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (9.51%) .NET
2 32 (9.22%) XML
3 31 (8.93%) HTML
4 28 (8.07%) Web Services
5 12 (3.46%) CSS
6 7 (2.02%) ASP.NET
6 7 (2.02%) JSON
7 6 (1.73%) J2EE
8 5 (1.44%) SOAP
8 5 (1.44%) Software Packaging
8 5 (1.44%) jQuery
9 4 (1.15%) YAML
10 3 (0.86%) Application Packaging
10 3 (0.86%) HTML5
10 3 (0.86%) CSS3
10 3 (0.86%) Regular Expression
10 3 (0.86%) XHTML
10 3 (0.86%) JMS
10 3 (0.86%) WAP
10 3 (0.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.76%) Blackberry
2 17 (4.90%) Computer Science
3 16 (4.61%) Management Information System
4 15 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.88%) Enterprise Storage
7 9 (2.59%) N-Tier
8 8 (2.31%) Smartcard
8 8 (2.31%) PKI
9 7 (2.02%) EqualLogic
10 5 (1.44%) FlexPod
10 5 (1.44%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.44%) Clustering
10 5 (1.44%) NHS
11 4 (1.15%) EFT
11 4 (1.15%) GIS
11 4 (1.15%) Social Media
11 4 (1.15%) Kindle
12 3 (0.86%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.86%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 148 (42.65%) Windows
2 57 (16.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (14.12%) Linux
4 41 (11.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 37 (10.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (10.09%) UNIX
7 25 (7.20%) Windows 2000 Server
8 22 (6.34%) Solaris
9 19 (5.48%) AIX
9 19 (5.48%) Mac OS X
9 19 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (3.17%) Windows 7
11 7 (2.02%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.44%) Android
13 4 (1.15%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.15%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.58%) HPUX
15 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.29%) CentOS
15 1 (0.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (12.97%) ITIL
2 44 (12.68%) Project Management
3 32 (9.22%) Problem Management
4 31 (8.93%) CRM
5 27 (7.78%) Service Management
6 21 (6.05%) Service Delivery
7 20 (5.76%) Migration
8 19 (5.48%) PRINCE2
9 14 (4.03%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (4.03%) Technical Architecture
10 13 (3.75%) UML
11 12 (3.46%) E-Commerce
11 12 (3.46%) Logistics
11 12 (3.46%) Systems Analysis
12 11 (3.17%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (2.88%) Business Analysis
13 10 (2.88%) Configuration Management
13 10 (2.88%) Workflow
13 10 (2.88%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (2.59%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 81 (23.34%) SQL
2 32 (9.22%) JavaScript
3 27 (7.78%) C#
3 27 (7.78%) Java
4 13 (3.75%) VBScript
5 12 (3.46%) C++
5 12 (3.46%) Perl
6 10 (2.88%) T-SQL
6 10 (2.88%) Python
6 10 (2.88%) Shell Script
7 9 (2.59%) X++
8 7 (2.02%) ABAP
8 7 (2.02%) PHP
9 6 (1.73%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.44%) VB
10 5 (1.44%) C
10 5 (1.44%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.15%) Ruby
11 4 (1.15%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 71 (20.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 53 (15.27%) MCSE
3 48 (13.83%) MCITP
4 47 (13.54%) Degree
5 26 (7.49%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (6.92%) CCNA
7 15 (4.32%) Security Cleared
8 14 (4.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (2.88%) NCDA
9 10 (2.88%) NCIE
9 10 (2.88%) VCAP
10 9 (2.59%) MCTS
11 7 (2.02%) SC Cleared
12 6 (1.73%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (1.73%) MCSA
13 5 (1.44%) MCP
13 5 (1.44%) VCDX
13 5 (1.44%) VTSP
14 4 (1.15%) CCEE
14 4 (1.15%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 8 (2.31%) SLA
3 4 (1.15%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.15%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.86%) QA
5 2 (0.58%) HL7
5 2 (0.58%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.29%) GPG13
6 1 (0.29%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 92 (26.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (15.27%) Active Directory
3 45 (12.97%) Hyper-V
4 37 (10.66%) XenApp
4 37 (10.66%) XenDesktop
5 24 (6.92%) vSphere
6 19 (5.48%) Microsoft App-V
7 13 (3.75%) XenServer
8 11 (3.17%) VMware ESX
9 10 (2.88%) vCloud
10 5 (1.44%) NFS
10 5 (1.44%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.58%) Firmware
11 2 (0.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.29%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.29%) UAG
12 1 (0.29%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 25 (7.20%) Backup Exec
2 19 (5.48%) SCCM
3 17 (4.90%) Norton AntiVirus
4 14 (4.03%) NetBackup
5 8 (2.31%) SCOM
6 7 (2.02%) SCVMM
6 7 (2.02%) Puppet
6 7 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (1.44%) WSUS
7 5 (1.44%) OpenView
7 5 (1.44%) Legato
7 5 (1.44%) Control-M
8 4 (1.15%) Windows Intune
8 4 (1.15%) SCOrch
8 4 (1.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (1.15%) SCSM
8 4 (1.15%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 143 (41.21%) Microsoft
2 109 (31.41%) VMware
3 68 (19.60%) Citrix
4 66 (19.02%) Cisco
5 52 (14.99%) Oracle
6 44 (12.68%) HP
7 42 (12.10%) NetApp
8 33 (9.51%) Symantec
9 27 (7.78%) Avaya
10 22 (6.34%) Dell
11 21 (6.05%) IBM
11 21 (6.05%) Apple
12 16 (4.61%) Red Hat
13 14 (4.03%) EMC
13 14 (4.03%) Sun
14 12 (3.46%) 3PAR
15 11 (3.17%) WatchGuard
15 11 (3.17%) SAP
16 9 (2.59%) Veeam
17 8 (2.31%) SonicWALL
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Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £40,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
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