The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 185 192 154
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 55 44 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.87% 0.74% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.78% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 45 37 74
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,700 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +8.69%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6067 5640 5484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.88% 95.21% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5083 4797 4887
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 West

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in the South West

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in the South West

Technical Consultant
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 19 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
Wiltshire +5 20 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Gloucestershire -12 15 £41,000 -3.52%
Somerset +8 11 £21,000 -8.69%
Bristol -3 4 £46,250 +68.18% 2
Devon -6 3 £40,000 +25.98%
Technical Consultant
England

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 49 (38.89%) Microsoft
1 49 (38.89%) Windows
2 47 (37.30%) SQL Server
3 36 (28.57%) C#
4 33 (26.19%) .NET
5 32 (25.40%) MS Excel
6 31 (24.60%) MS Exchange
7 30 (23.81%) ITIL
7 30 (23.81%) SQL
8 25 (19.84%) JavaScript
8 25 (19.84%) Relational Database
8 25 (19.84%) Service Management
8 25 (19.84%) ITSM
8 25 (19.84%) HTML
9 22 (17.46%) Project Management
9 22 (17.46%) Python
10 21 (16.67%) Degree
10 21 (16.67%) IIS
11 20 (15.87%) Active Directory
12 19 (15.08%) Security Cleared
13 17 (13.49%) GIS
14 16 (12.70%) TCP/IP
15 15 (11.90%) UNIX
15 15 (11.90%) ESRI
15 15 (11.90%) MS Office
15 15 (11.90%) Oracle
15 15 (11.90%) ArcGIS
15 15 (11.90%) Finance
16 14 (11.11%) ASP.NET
16 14 (11.11%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 31 (24.60%) MS Exchange
2 21 (16.67%) IIS
3 15 (11.90%) ArcGIS
4 8 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (6.35%) Lotus Domino
5 6 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (3.97%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.97%) iPlanet
7 4 (3.17%) Lync
8 1 (0.79%) SAS
8 1 (0.79%) Apache
8 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.79%) JBoss
Applications
1 32 (25.40%) MS Excel
2 15 (11.90%) MS Office
3 7 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (5.56%) MS Visio
4 6 (4.76%) Acrobat
4 6 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (4.76%) InDesign
4 6 (4.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.97%) Pure360
2 2 (1.59%) IaaS
2 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.70%) TCP/IP
2 13 (10.32%) Firewall
3 8 (6.35%) SAN
4 7 (5.56%) SNMP
5 6 (4.76%) Intranet
6 5 (3.97%) LDAP
7 3 (2.38%) PBX
7 3 (2.38%) VoIP
7 3 (2.38%) Softphone
7 3 (2.38%) Network Security
7 3 (2.38%) iSCSI
7 3 (2.38%) NAS
7 3 (2.38%) Asterisk PBX
8 2 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.59%) WAN
8 2 (1.59%) DHCP
8 2 (1.59%) DNS
9 1 (0.79%) LAN
9 1 (0.79%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (37.30%) SQL Server
2 25 (19.84%) Relational Database
3 12 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (8.73%) RDBMS
5 9 (7.14%) MySQL
6 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (11.90%) Finance
2 13 (10.32%) Marketing
3 7 (5.56%) Aerospace
4 4 (3.17%) Advertising
5 3 (2.38%) Military
5 3 (2.38%) Banking
5 3 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (26.19%) .NET
2 25 (19.84%) HTML
3 14 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 12 (9.52%) Web Services
5 11 (8.73%) HTML5
6 5 (3.97%) XML
6 5 (3.97%) XHTML
6 5 (3.97%) SAML
6 5 (3.97%) CSS
6 5 (3.97%) SOAP
7 1 (0.79%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.49%) GIS
2 9 (7.14%) Open Source
3 7 (5.56%) Graphic Design
4 5 (3.97%) Replication
5 3 (2.38%) IVR
6 1 (0.79%) User Experience
6 1 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 49 (38.89%) Windows
2 15 (11.90%) UNIX
3 13 (10.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (8.73%) Linux
6 4 (3.17%) Solaris
7 3 (2.38%) HPUX
8 2 (1.59%) AIX
8 2 (1.59%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (23.81%) ITIL
2 25 (19.84%) Service Management
2 25 (19.84%) ITSM
3 22 (17.46%) Project Management
4 14 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 12 (9.52%) Email Marketing
6 11 (8.73%) Data Management
6 11 (8.73%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (7.94%) CRM
7 10 (7.94%) Software Engineering
7 10 (7.94%) Mentoring
8 9 (7.14%) Project Planning
8 9 (7.14%) Web Development
9 8 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (6.35%) Service Delivery
9 8 (6.35%) MVC
10 7 (5.56%) UML
10 7 (5.56%) QMS
11 5 (3.97%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (3.97%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 36 (28.57%) C#
2 30 (23.81%) SQL
3 25 (19.84%) JavaScript
4 22 (17.46%) Python
5 11 (8.73%) PowerShell
5 11 (8.73%) Java
6 10 (7.94%) C++
7 9 (7.14%) VB
8 8 (6.35%) C
9 7 (5.56%) VC++
9 7 (5.56%) Ada
9 7 (5.56%) Assembly Language
10 6 (4.76%) Shell Script
10 6 (4.76%) VB6
10 6 (4.76%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (16.67%) Degree
2 19 (15.08%) Security Cleared
3 12 (9.52%) DV Cleared
4 9 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 8 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (3.17%) MCSE
8 3 (2.38%) ISEB
9 2 (1.59%) MCP
10 1 (0.79%) HP ASE
10 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.79%) MCSA
10 1 (0.79%) PhD
10 1 (0.79%) CCNA
10 1 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.79%) MCTS
10 1 (0.79%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.76%) COBIT
2 3 (2.38%) QA
3 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (15.87%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (6.35%) SCCM
2 3 (2.38%) SCOM
2 3 (2.38%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.59%) Windows Intune
3 2 (1.59%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (1.59%) SCSM
4 1 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.79%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 49 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.90%) Oracle
2 15 (11.90%) ESRI
3 14 (11.11%) VMware
4 12 (9.52%) IBM
5 6 (4.76%) Citrix
5 6 (4.76%) Adobe
6 5 (3.97%) Cisco
6 5 (3.97%) Altiris
6 5 (3.97%) DevExpress
6 5 (3.97%) SolarWinds
6 5 (3.97%) SmartFocus
7 3 (2.38%) Juniper
7 3 (2.38%) HP
8 2 (1.59%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.79%) Symantec
9 1 (0.79%) NetApp
9 1 (0.79%) Sun
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