The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 77 87 85
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 10 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.16% 0.78% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 0.80% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 3
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,850 £35,000 £39,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.55% +0.55%
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
814 878 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 94.76% 97.34% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 719 829 817
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Consultant
Hampshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 12 (92.31%) VMware
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) MCSE
2 8 (61.54%) MCSA
2 8 (61.54%) HP
2 8 (61.54%) Dell
2 8 (61.54%) Citrix
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (61.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (61.54%) MCITP
2 8 (61.54%) IBM
3 7 (53.85%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (53.85%) Incident Management
3 7 (53.85%) Resource Management
3 7 (53.85%) Problem Management
3 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 7 (53.85%) Service Management
3 7 (53.85%) Service Delivery
3 7 (53.85%) SLA
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
4 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Root Cause Analysis
1 7 (53.85%) Incident Management
1 7 (53.85%) Resource Management
1 7 (53.85%) Problem Management
1 7 (53.85%) Service Management
1 7 (53.85%) Service Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) MCSE
1 8 (61.54%) MCSA
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (61.54%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) VMware
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) HP
2 8 (61.54%) Dell
2 8 (61.54%) Citrix
2 8 (61.54%) IBM
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco