The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 68 81 79
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 15 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.85% 0.91% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 0.93% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 7
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -7.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +8.69%
Technical Consultant
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
778 859 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.81% 97.95% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 666 744 746
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
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 Southampton

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Southampton

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in Southampton

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

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Southampton

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 15 (88.24%) HP
1 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 14 (82.35%) MCSE
2 14 (82.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (76.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (76.47%) Hyper-V
3 13 (76.47%) NetApp
3 13 (76.47%) vCloud
3 13 (76.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (76.47%) Office 365
4 12 (70.59%) vSphere
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 8 (47.06%) Service Management
6 7 (41.18%) Windows
7 6 (35.29%) SLA
8 5 (29.41%) MCSA
9 4 (23.53%) Firewall
9 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (23.53%) Cisco
10 2 (11.76%) IBM
10 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
10 2 (11.76%) Dell
10 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
10 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
10 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
10 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
10 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
10 2 (11.76%) ITIL
10 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (76.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Service Management
2 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
2 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
2 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
2 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
2 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) MCSE
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (29.41%) MCSA
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (11.76%) MCITP
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (76.47%) Hyper-V
1 13 (76.47%) vCloud
2 12 (70.59%) vSphere
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) HP
1 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 13 (76.47%) NetApp
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
5 2 (11.76%) IBM
5 2 (11.76%) Dell
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle