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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 46 44 59
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 26 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.48% 2.98% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.67% 3.10% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 2
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,125 £45,000 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £45,700
UK excluding London average salary £48,875 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +3.26%
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
557 452 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.87% 96.17% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 452 404 424
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
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 26 March 2015.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Swindon

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 26 (63.41%) Microsoft
2 23 (56.10%) Service Management
3 18 (43.90%) ITIL
4 16 (39.02%) .NET
4 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
4 16 (39.02%) ITSM
5 15 (36.59%) Web Services
5 15 (36.59%) Windows
6 14 (34.15%) MS Excel
6 14 (34.15%) VMware
7 13 (31.71%) MS Exchange
7 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (29.27%) C#
8 12 (29.27%) IIS
8 12 (29.27%) ASP.NET
8 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
8 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
9 11 (26.83%) Time Management
9 11 (26.83%) PowerShell
9 11 (26.83%) ITIL V2
10 10 (24.39%) SAN
10 10 (24.39%) Hyper-V
11 8 (19.51%) SQL
11 8 (19.51%) Firewall
12 7 (17.07%) Project Management
12 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (17.07%) .NET Framework
12 7 (17.07%) User Experience
13 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
13 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 13 (31.71%) MS Exchange
2 12 (29.27%) IIS
3 5 (12.20%) SAS
4 3 (7.32%) iPlanet
Applications
1 14 (34.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
2 10 (24.39%) SAN
3 8 (19.51%) Firewall
4 6 (14.63%) iSCSI
4 6 (14.63%) NAS
5 4 (9.76%) SNMP
6 3 (7.32%) LDAP
7 2 (4.88%) LAN
7 2 (4.88%) WAN
8 1 (2.44%) DHCP
8 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.44%) Internet
8 1 (2.44%) DNS
8 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) .NET
2 15 (36.59%) Web Services
3 12 (29.27%) ASP.NET
4 7 (17.07%) .NET Framework
5 3 (7.32%) HTML
5 3 (7.32%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Solaris
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Service Management
2 18 (43.90%) ITIL
3 16 (39.02%) ITSM
4 11 (26.83%) Time Management
4 11 (26.83%) ITIL V2
5 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.07%) Project Management
6 6 (14.63%) Service Delivery
6 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
7 5 (12.20%) Project Planning
7 5 (12.20%) High Availability
8 4 (9.76%) Waterfall
9 3 (7.32%) Six Sigma
9 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.32%) Scrum
9 3 (7.32%) Line Management
10 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.44%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) C#
2 11 (26.83%) PowerShell
3 8 (19.51%) SQL
4 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.76%) MCP
2 4 (9.76%) MCSE
3 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (7.32%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) MCTS
4 1 (2.44%) MCSA
4 1 (2.44%) CCNA
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
3 10 (24.39%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) SCOM
2 1 (2.44%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Intune
2 1 (2.44%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (2.44%) SCSM
2 1 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (63.41%) Microsoft
2 14 (34.15%) VMware
3 3 (7.32%) Altiris
3 3 (7.32%) DevExpress
3 3 (7.32%) SolarWinds
4 2 (4.88%) Cisco
4 2 (4.88%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.44%) Sun
5 1 (2.44%) HP
5 1 (2.44%) Juniper
5 1 (2.44%) NetApp
5 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint