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

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 77 64 81
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 9 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.17% 2.82% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 2.85% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 9
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £51,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,615 £44,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.08% -6.84%
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
760 912 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 98.70% 98.92% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 704 746 751
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016, 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 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (84.62%) MCSE
1 11 (84.62%) HP
1 11 (84.62%) vSphere
2 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (76.92%) Service Management
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) NetApp
3 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (53.85%) vCloud
3 7 (53.85%) Office 365
3 7 (53.85%) Private Cloud
4 5 (38.46%) Firewall
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (30.77%) XenApp
5 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (30.77%) 3PAR
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
6 3 (23.08%) Presales
7 2 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) GSM
7 2 (15.38%) WebEx

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (53.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) GSM
2 2 (15.38%) WebEx
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Service Management
2 3 (23.08%) Presales
3 2 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) MCSE
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) vSphere
2 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
3 7 (53.85%) vCloud
4 4 (30.77%) XenApp
4 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
5 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) HP
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) NetApp
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco
5 4 (30.77%) 3PAR
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft