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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 216 204 177
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 30 37 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.53% 0.62% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.63% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 27 33 48
Average salary £46,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
5540 5841 5294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.99% 97.46% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4635 4969 4505
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +1 14 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Gloucestershire +11 13 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Bristol -1 1 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Devon -1 1 £36,500 -8.75%
Somerset -9 1 £57,500 +150.00% 1
Technical Consultant
England

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 27 (61.36%) C#
2 26 (59.09%) Windows
3 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 18 (40.91%) .NET
5 17 (38.64%) SQL Server
6 16 (36.36%) SQL
6 16 (36.36%) HTML
6 16 (36.36%) Web Services
7 15 (34.09%) ITIL
7 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET
7 15 (34.09%) Active Directory
7 15 (34.09%) Service Management
7 15 (34.09%) ITSM
7 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (34.09%) PowerShell
8 14 (31.82%) Security Cleared
8 14 (31.82%) Python
9 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
9 13 (29.55%) SC Cleared
9 13 (29.55%) DV Cleared
10 12 (27.27%) Integration Testing
10 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (27.27%) Spring
10 12 (27.27%) Automated Testing
10 12 (27.27%) Web Development
10 12 (27.27%) .NET Framework
10 12 (27.27%) Hibernate
10 12 (27.27%) Network Design
10 12 (27.27%) Objective-C
10 12 (27.27%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 12 (27.27%) IIS
1 12 (27.27%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.82%) iPlanet
3 2 (4.55%) ArcGIS
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) AutoCAD
1 2 (4.55%) Revit
1 2 (4.55%) Siemens NX
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.55%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.27%) Mimecast
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Wireless
2 4 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
2 4 (9.09%) Network Security
2 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco ISE
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (6.82%) FCoE
3 3 (6.82%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (6.82%) Firewall
3 3 (6.82%) LDAP
3 3 (6.82%) SAN
3 3 (6.82%) SNMP
4 2 (4.55%) LAN
4 2 (4.55%) WAN
5 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.27%) Internet
5 1 (2.27%) VLAN
5 1 (2.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (38.64%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.27%) Big Data
3 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.82%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.55%) GIS
6 1 (2.27%) DB2
General
1 2 (4.55%) Local Government
2 1 (2.27%) Advertising
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) .NET
2 16 (36.36%) HTML
2 16 (36.36%) Web Services
3 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET
4 12 (27.27%) .NET Framework
4 12 (27.27%) EJB
4 12 (27.27%) Hibernate
4 12 (27.27%) J2EE
4 12 (27.27%) Spring
4 12 (27.27%) XML
5 3 (6.82%) SAML
6 1 (2.27%) Ajax
6 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.27%) CSS
6 1 (2.27%) HTML5
6 1 (2.27%) JSON
6 1 (2.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Cybercrime
1 12 (27.27%) iPhone
1 12 (27.27%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.27%) AS400
2 1 (2.27%) DTV
2 1 (2.27%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 26 (59.09%) Windows
2 12 (27.27%) Android
2 12 (27.27%) Windows Phone
2 12 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (34.09%) ITIL
1 15 (34.09%) ITSM
1 15 (34.09%) Service Management
2 12 (27.27%) Android Development
2 12 (27.27%) Automated Testing
2 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (27.27%) Integration Testing
2 12 (27.27%) iOS Development
2 12 (27.27%) ITIL V2
2 12 (27.27%) ITIL V3
2 12 (27.27%) Mobile Development
2 12 (27.27%) Network Design
2 12 (27.27%) Reverse Engineering
2 12 (27.27%) Web Development
3 8 (18.18%) Presales
4 4 (9.09%) Project Management
4 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.82%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 27 (61.36%) C#
2 16 (36.36%) SQL
3 15 (34.09%) PowerShell
4 14 (31.82%) Python
5 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
6 12 (27.27%) C++
6 12 (27.27%) Java
6 12 (27.27%) Objective-C
7 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 13 (29.55%) DV Cleared
2 13 (29.55%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.64%) Degree
4 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (9.09%) CCNP
6 3 (6.82%) CCIE
6 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (4.55%) CCNA
8 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (34.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (6.82%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) cPanel
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) Cisco
3 4 (9.09%) HP
3 4 (9.09%) Meraki
3 4 (9.09%) Sourcefire
3 4 (9.09%) VMware
4 3 (6.82%) 3Com
4 3 (6.82%) Altiris
4 3 (6.82%) Aruba
4 3 (6.82%) CheckPoint
4 3 (6.82%) DevExpress
4 3 (6.82%) F5
4 3 (6.82%) IronPort
4 3 (6.82%) ProCurve
4 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds
5 2 (4.55%) Autodesk
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle
5 2 (4.55%) Siemens
6 1 (2.27%) SAP
6 1 (2.27%) Symantec
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