The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Technical Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Consultant
England / South West
Rank 208 213 206
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 19 26 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.38% 0.47% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.48% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 18 26 27
Median salary £47,500 £43,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.82% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,450 £36,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.95%

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
4791 5428 5927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.65% 97.24% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3993 4617 5042
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,294 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Technical Consultant in the job title.

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 20 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the South West region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +23 8 £47,500 +26.66%
Gloucestershire -25 7 £48,750 -11.36% 1
Bristol - 2 £43,750 - 2
Cornwall - 1 £24,500 -
Somerset - 1 £50,000 -
Technical Consultant
England

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Technical Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 30 (56.60%) Windows
2 20 (37.74%) Security Cleared
3 18 (33.96%) Linux
3 18 (33.96%) SQL
4 17 (32.08%) DV Cleared
4 17 (32.08%) Cybercrime
5 16 (30.19%) SC Cleared
5 16 (30.19%) WAN
5 16 (30.19%) VMware
6 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (28.30%) Windows Server
6 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (24.53%) Big Data
7 13 (24.53%) Visualisation
7 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
8 12 (22.64%) CCIE
8 12 (22.64%) CCNA
8 12 (22.64%) Active Directory
8 12 (22.64%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (22.64%) .NET
9 11 (20.75%) Java
9 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
9 11 (20.75%) LAN
9 11 (20.75%) Cisco
10 10 (18.87%) SonicWALL
10 10 (18.87%) VPN
10 10 (18.87%) Dell
10 10 (18.87%) Cisco PIX
10 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (18.87%) Cisco ASA

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (13.21%) IIS
2 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (9.43%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle ASCP
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) SaaS
2 2 (3.77%) Office 365
3 1 (1.89%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.19%) WAN
2 11 (20.75%) LAN
3 10 (18.87%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (18.87%) Cisco PIX
3 10 (18.87%) VPN
4 5 (9.43%) DSL
4 5 (9.43%) Ethernet
4 5 (9.43%) Firewall
4 5 (9.43%) MPLS
4 5 (9.43%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (9.43%) SSL
4 5 (9.43%) TCP/IP
4 5 (9.43%) VoIP
5 1 (1.89%) 3GPP
5 1 (1.89%) LTE
5 1 (1.89%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) Big Data
2 6 (11.32%) Hadoop
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.89%) FileMaker
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.89%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
1 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.77%) Advertising
2 2 (3.77%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.64%) .NET
2 2 (3.77%) XML
3 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.89%) EJB
3 1 (1.89%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.89%) HTML
3 1 (1.89%) J2EE
3 1 (1.89%) Spring
3 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.08%) Cybercrime
2 13 (24.53%) Visualisation
3 7 (13.21%) iPhone
3 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
4 6 (11.32%) Data Centre
5 5 (9.43%) Clustering
5 5 (9.43%) Replication
6 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.89%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 30 (56.60%) Windows
2 18 (33.96%) Linux
3 15 (28.30%) Windows Server
3 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (13.21%) Android
4 7 (13.21%) Windows Phone
4 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (11.32%) CentOS
6 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.77%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.98%) Integration Testing
2 7 (13.21%) Android Development
2 7 (13.21%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (13.21%) Information Security
2 7 (13.21%) Information Security Governance
2 7 (13.21%) iOS Development
2 7 (13.21%) Mobile Development
2 7 (13.21%) Network Design
3 6 (11.32%) High Availability
3 6 (11.32%) ITIL
3 6 (11.32%) Migration
3 6 (11.32%) Problem Management
4 5 (9.43%) Load Balancing
4 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
4 5 (9.43%) Server Building
4 5 (9.43%) UML
5 4 (7.55%) CRM
6 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.66%) Web Development
7 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.96%) SQL
2 11 (20.75%) Java
3 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.32%) C#
5 5 (9.43%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.77%) C++
6 2 (3.77%) Python
7 1 (1.89%) C
7 1 (1.89%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.89%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (37.74%) Security Cleared
2 17 (32.08%) DV Cleared
3 16 (30.19%) SC Cleared
4 12 (22.64%) CCIE
4 12 (22.64%) CCNA
4 12 (22.64%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (13.21%) CISSP
6 5 (9.43%) MCITP
6 5 (9.43%) MCP
6 5 (9.43%) MCSE
6 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (9.43%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (9.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (7.55%) CCNP
8 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (22.64%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.43%) Terminal Services
4 4 (7.55%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) VMware
2 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
3 11 (20.75%) Cisco
4 10 (18.87%) Dell
4 10 (18.87%) SonicWALL
5 6 (11.32%) Draytek
6 5 (9.43%) HP
6 5 (9.43%) Juniper
6 5 (9.43%) ProCurve
6 5 (9.43%) Symantec
6 5 (9.43%) Veeam
6 5 (9.43%) Veritas
6 5 (9.43%) WatchGuard
6 5 (9.43%) ZyXEL
7 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle
9 1 (1.89%) Apple
9 1 (1.89%) Pegasus
9 1 (1.89%) Synology
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