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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 212 237 166
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -71
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 34 14 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.60% 0.24% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.24% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 33 9 53
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £39,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
5442 5741 6024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.71% 97.12% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4604 4842 4971
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 13 £43,500 -
Gloucestershire -2 10 £55,000 - 4
Bristol +12 7 £45,000 -7.69%
Somerset -8 2 £70,000 -
Devon - 2 £30,000 -
Technical Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 41 (69.49%) Windows
2 29 (49.15%) Microsoft
3 23 (38.98%) Linux
3 23 (38.98%) Integration Testing
3 23 (38.98%) Windows Server
4 22 (37.29%) Security Cleared
4 22 (37.29%) Active Directory
4 22 (37.29%) VMware
5 21 (35.59%) C#
5 21 (35.59%) SQL
6 19 (32.20%) MS Excel
6 19 (32.20%) SC Cleared
7 18 (30.51%) PowerShell
7 18 (30.51%) IIS
7 18 (30.51%) MS Exchange
7 18 (30.51%) Firewall
8 17 (28.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (28.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (28.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (28.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
10 15 (25.42%) Cisco
10 15 (25.42%) Clustering
10 15 (25.42%) Exchange Server 2010
10 15 (25.42%) Exchange Server 2013
10 15 (25.42%) Exchange Server 2007
11 14 (23.73%) DV Cleared
11 14 (23.73%) Cybercrime
11 14 (23.73%) SSL
11 14 (23.73%) WAN

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 18 (30.51%) IIS
1 18 (30.51%) MS Exchange
2 15 (25.42%) Exchange Server 2007
2 15 (25.42%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (25.42%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (11.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (5.08%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (5.08%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (3.39%) Moodle
5 2 (3.39%) Totara
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.69%) CMS
6 1 (1.69%) CoreMedia CMS
6 1 (1.69%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.69%) iPlanet
Applications
1 19 (32.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.69%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.17%) Office 365
3 5 (8.47%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (5.08%) Google App Engine
5 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.69%) Dropbox
6 1 (1.69%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 18 (30.51%) Firewall
2 14 (23.73%) SSL
2 14 (23.73%) WAN
3 12 (20.34%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (20.34%) Cisco PIX
3 12 (20.34%) DSL
3 12 (20.34%) Ethernet
3 12 (20.34%) MPLS
3 12 (20.34%) Remote Desktop
3 12 (20.34%) VoIP
3 12 (20.34%) VPN
4 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.78%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (5.08%) Wireless
7 2 (3.39%) LAN
8 1 (1.69%) HTTP
8 1 (1.69%) LDAP
8 1 (1.69%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) Big Data
2 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.08%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.39%) BigQuery
6 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.39%) MySQL
6 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.69%) FileMaker
7 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (5.08%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) French Language
2 2 (3.39%) German Language
2 2 (3.39%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.73%) .NET
2 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET
3 6 (10.17%) Web Services
4 5 (8.47%) .NET Framework
5 3 (5.08%) CSS
5 3 (5.08%) HTML
6 2 (3.39%) XSLT
7 1 (1.69%) Ajax
7 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.69%) Classic ASP
7 1 (1.69%) HTML5
7 1 (1.69%) JSON
7 1 (1.69%) SAML
7 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Clustering
2 14 (23.73%) Cybercrime
3 13 (22.03%) Visualisation
4 12 (20.34%) iPhone
4 12 (20.34%) Replication
5 3 (5.08%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.39%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.69%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.69%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 41 (69.49%) Windows
2 23 (38.98%) Linux
2 23 (38.98%) Windows Server
3 17 (28.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (28.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (28.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (22.03%) Android
5 12 (20.34%) Windows Phone
6 6 (10.17%) CentOS
7 2 (3.39%) Fedora
7 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.39%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Integration Testing
2 13 (22.03%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (22.03%) Network Design
3 12 (20.34%) Android Development
3 12 (20.34%) High Availability
3 12 (20.34%) iOS Development
3 12 (20.34%) Load Balancing
3 12 (20.34%) Migration
3 12 (20.34%) Mobile Development
3 12 (20.34%) Problem Management
3 12 (20.34%) Server Building
4 11 (18.64%) Service Delivery
5 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (11.86%) ITIL
7 6 (10.17%) Automated Testing
7 6 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.17%) ITSM
7 6 (10.17%) Service Management
8 5 (8.47%) ITIL V2
8 5 (8.47%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.59%) C#
1 21 (35.59%) SQL
2 18 (30.51%) PowerShell
3 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
4 13 (22.03%) Java
5 9 (15.25%) Python
6 7 (11.86%) C++
7 6 (10.17%) Objective-C
8 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.39%) AWK
9 2 (3.39%) sed
10 1 (1.69%) PHP
10 1 (1.69%) Scala
10 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (37.29%) Security Cleared
2 19 (32.20%) SC Cleared
3 14 (23.73%) DV Cleared
4 12 (20.34%) CCIE
4 12 (20.34%) CCNA
4 12 (20.34%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (20.34%) MCITP
4 12 (20.34%) MCP
4 12 (20.34%) MCSE
4 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (20.34%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (20.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (10.17%) Degree
6 3 (5.08%) HND
7 2 (3.39%) CCNP
8 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 22 (37.29%) Active Directory
2 17 (28.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (20.34%) Terminal Services
4 3 (5.08%) vCloud
4 3 (5.08%) vSphere
5 2 (3.39%) Docker
5 2 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.39%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (20.34%) Backup Exec
2 4 (6.78%) SCCM
3 3 (5.08%) SCOM
3 3 (5.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (3.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (49.15%) Microsoft
2 22 (37.29%) VMware
3 15 (25.42%) Cisco
4 13 (22.03%) Draytek
5 12 (20.34%) Dell
5 12 (20.34%) HP
5 12 (20.34%) Juniper
5 12 (20.34%) ProCurve
5 12 (20.34%) SonicWALL
5 12 (20.34%) Symantec
5 12 (20.34%) Veeam
5 12 (20.34%) Veritas
5 12 (20.34%) WatchGuard
5 12 (20.34%) ZyXEL
6 7 (11.86%) Citrix
7 6 (10.17%) Google
8 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.39%) Toshiba
10 1 (1.69%) Altiris
10 1 (1.69%) Apple
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 30,000-55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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