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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 68 78 80
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 24 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.72% 0.88% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.85% 0.92% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 1
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.43% -3.15%
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
842 872 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.46% 96.35% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 700 744 701
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 30 January 2015.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Southampton

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 23 (92.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 23 (92.00%) Office 365
2 21 (84.00%) vCloud
2 21 (84.00%) Hyper-V
2 21 (84.00%) VMware
2 21 (84.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (84.00%) HP
2 21 (84.00%) NetApp
3 20 (80.00%) vSphere
4 16 (64.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (64.00%) MCSE
5 11 (44.00%) Service Management
6 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (32.00%) Cisco
7 8 (32.00%) Firewall
7 8 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (28.00%) Windows
9 6 (24.00%) SLA
10 5 (20.00%) MCSA
11 2 (8.00%) Lync
11 2 (8.00%) Customer Engagement
12 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
12 1 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (4.00%) SQL
12 1 (4.00%) Oracle
12 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
12 1 (4.00%) IIS
12 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
12 1 (4.00%) Citrix
12 1 (4.00%) Project Management

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (8.00%) Lync
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 23 (92.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 23 (92.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Firewall
1 8 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Service Management
2 2 (8.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 16 (64.00%) MCSE
2 5 (20.00%) MCSA
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (84.00%) vCloud
1 21 (84.00%) Hyper-V
1 21 (84.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (80.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) VMware
1 21 (84.00%) HP
1 21 (84.00%) NetApp
2 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix