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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 210 180 176
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 25 67 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.47% 1.15% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 1.19% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 23 65 57
Median salary £45,000 £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
5139 5640 5702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.22% 97.19% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4345 4721 4761
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 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -11 14 £41,500 +10.66%
Gloucestershire +8 9 £55,000 -2.22% 2
Devon +6 3 £29,000 -21.62%
Somerset -5 3 £50,000 +27.38%
Bristol -7 2 £53,750 +19.44% 5
Technical Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 (66.13%) Windows
2 38 (61.29%) C#
3 36 (58.06%) Microsoft
4 29 (46.77%) .NET
5 28 (45.16%) Active Directory
6 27 (43.55%) SQL
6 27 (43.55%) SQL Server
7 25 (40.32%) Web Services
8 24 (38.71%) ITIL
8 24 (38.71%) Service Management
8 24 (38.71%) ITSM
8 24 (38.71%) PowerShell
9 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (33.87%) Windows Server
11 19 (30.65%) ASP.NET
11 19 (30.65%) HTML
11 19 (30.65%) Java
12 17 (27.42%) JavaScript
12 17 (27.42%) IIS
12 17 (27.42%) Python
12 17 (27.42%) .NET Framework
12 17 (27.42%) ITIL V3
12 17 (27.42%) ITIL V2
13 15 (24.19%) Big Data
13 15 (24.19%) Cybersecurity
13 15 (24.19%) Android
13 15 (24.19%) Integration Testing
13 15 (24.19%) Security Cleared
13 15 (24.19%) Visualisation
13 15 (24.19%) Network Design

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 17 (27.42%) IIS
2 10 (16.13%) WebLogic
3 9 (14.52%) SharePoint
4 8 (12.90%) MS Exchange
5 7 (11.29%) iPlanet
6 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (6.45%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (6.45%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.61%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.61%) CoreMedia CMS
8 1 (1.61%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (1.61%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.06%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (8.06%) Office 365
3 3 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.84%) Google App Engine
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.61%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.13%) TCP/IP
2 7 (11.29%) LDAP
2 7 (11.29%) SNMP
3 5 (8.06%) Firewall
3 5 (8.06%) Wireless
4 4 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.23%) LAN
5 2 (3.23%) WAN
6 1 (1.61%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.61%) HTTP
6 1 (1.61%) Network Security
6 1 (1.61%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (43.55%) SQL Server
2 15 (24.19%) Big Data
3 9 (14.52%) Relational Database
4 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.23%) BigQuery
5 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.61%) DB2
6 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (3.23%) Finance
1 2 (3.23%) French Language
1 2 (3.23%) German Language
1 2 (3.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.77%) .NET
2 25 (40.32%) Web Services
3 19 (30.65%) ASP.NET
3 19 (30.65%) HTML
4 17 (27.42%) .NET Framework
5 10 (16.13%) EJB
5 10 (16.13%) Hibernate
5 10 (16.13%) J2EE
5 10 (16.13%) Spring
5 10 (16.13%) XML
6 7 (11.29%) SAML
7 2 (3.23%) Ajax
7 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (3.23%) CSS
7 2 (3.23%) HTML5
7 2 (3.23%) JSON
8 1 (1.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Visualisation
2 14 (22.58%) Cybercrime
2 14 (22.58%) iPhone
3 4 (6.45%) Clustering
3 4 (6.45%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.23%) DTV
5 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.61%) AS400
5 1 (1.61%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.61%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 41 (66.13%) Windows
2 21 (33.87%) Windows Server
3 15 (24.19%) Android
4 14 (22.58%) Windows Phone
5 12 (19.35%) Linux
6 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.23%) CentOS
8 2 (3.23%) Fedora
8 2 (3.23%) Windows 10
8 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.71%) ITIL
1 24 (38.71%) ITSM
1 24 (38.71%) Service Management
2 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (27.42%) ITIL V2
3 17 (27.42%) ITIL V3
4 15 (24.19%) Cybersecurity
4 15 (24.19%) Integration Testing
4 15 (24.19%) Network Design
5 14 (22.58%) Android Development
5 14 (22.58%) Automated Testing
5 14 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (22.58%) iOS Development
5 14 (22.58%) Mobile Development
6 12 (19.35%) Web Development
7 10 (16.13%) Reverse Engineering
8 8 (12.90%) Project Management
9 7 (11.29%) Service Delivery
9 7 (11.29%) Six Sigma
9 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (61.29%) C#
2 27 (43.55%) SQL
3 24 (38.71%) PowerShell
4 19 (30.65%) Java
5 17 (27.42%) JavaScript
5 17 (27.42%) Python
6 15 (24.19%) C++
7 14 (22.58%) Objective-C
8 9 (14.52%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.23%) AWK
9 2 (3.23%) sed
10 1 (1.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Security Cleared
2 14 (22.58%) DV Cleared
2 14 (22.58%) SC Cleared
3 13 (20.97%) Degree
4 7 (11.29%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (6.45%) HND
6 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.61%) CCNA
7 1 (1.61%) CCNP
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 28 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.45%) vCloud
3 4 (6.45%) vSphere
4 2 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (17.74%) SCCM
2 4 (6.45%) SCOM
2 4 (6.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.23%) Puppet
4 1 (1.61%) cPanel
Vendors
1 36 (58.06%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.35%) VMware
3 8 (12.90%) Citrix
4 7 (11.29%) Altiris
4 7 (11.29%) DevExpress
4 7 (11.29%) SolarWinds
5 6 (9.68%) Google
6 5 (8.06%) Cisco
7 3 (4.84%) Oracle
8 2 (3.23%) Apple
8 2 (3.23%) Dell
8 2 (3.23%) HP
8 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.23%) Toshiba
9 1 (1.61%) Draytek
9 1 (1.61%) EPiServer
9 1 (1.61%) Lotus
9 1 (1.61%) SAP
9 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
9 1 (1.61%) Symantec
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