The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 54 62 49
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 20 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.01% 2.07% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.14% 2.13% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 2
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
Technical Consultant
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
637 611 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.79% 97.14% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 502 498 351
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,474 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 Swindon

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Swindon

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Swindon

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 36 (85.71%) ITIL
2 34 (80.95%) Service Management
2 34 (80.95%) ITSM
3 28 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 27 (64.29%) SQL
5 21 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 12 (28.57%) Windows
7 11 (26.19%) MS Office
7 11 (26.19%) Web Services
7 11 (26.19%) Service Desk Management
7 11 (26.19%) Mentoring
8 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
8 10 (23.81%) .NET
9 8 (19.05%) C#
10 7 (16.67%) IIS
10 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
11 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
12 5 (11.90%) SCCM
13 4 (9.52%) COBIT
13 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
13 4 (9.52%) SNMP
13 4 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (9.52%) HTML
14 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
14 3 (7.14%) SAN
14 3 (7.14%) SAML
14 3 (7.14%) iPlanet
14 3 (7.14%) Six Sigma
14 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 7 (16.67%) IIS
2 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.14%) iPlanet
Applications
1 11 (26.19%) MS Office
2 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.52%) SNMP
3 3 (7.14%) LDAP
3 3 (7.14%) SAN
3 3 (7.14%) Firewall
4 2 (4.76%) iSCSI
4 2 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.38%) DHCP
5 1 (2.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
1 2 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) Web Services
2 10 (23.81%) .NET
3 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.52%) HTML
5 3 (7.14%) SAML
6 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (85.71%) ITIL
2 34 (80.95%) Service Management
2 34 (80.95%) ITSM
3 11 (26.19%) Service Desk Management
3 11 (26.19%) Mentoring
4 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.14%) Scrum
4 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.14%) Project Management
4 3 (7.14%) Six Sigma
5 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.76%) MOF
5 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.76%) Line Management
6 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.38%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.38%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.38%) Use Case
6 1 (2.38%) Change Control
6 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (64.29%) SQL
2 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
3 8 (19.05%) C#
4 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (2.38%) MCSA
4 1 (2.38%) CCNA
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.38%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) SCCM
2 2 (4.76%) SCOM
2 2 (4.76%) SCVMM
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Intune
2 2 (4.76%) SCOrch
2 2 (4.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (4.76%) SCSM
Vendors
1 28 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) VMware
2 3 (7.14%) Altiris
2 3 (7.14%) DevExpress
2 3 (7.14%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.38%) HP
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco
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