The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Technical Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Technical Consultant
Rank 849 829 815
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Consultant 51 81 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.071% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.075% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 40 74 58
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -8.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £35,400 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,100
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -8.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104280 108595 100152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86823 87800 83027
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Technical Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Technical Consultant within the UK.

Senior Technical Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Technical Consultant over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 within the UK.

Senior Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical Consultant
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technical Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -8 49 £60,000 +20.00% 9
South East +25 29 £60,000 +20.00% 4
London -22 15 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Berkshire +10 10 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Surrey +4 8 £67,500 +8.00%
Hampshire - 6 £42,500 - 1
Maidenhead - 6 £60,000 -
Southampton - 5 £42,500 - 1
Guildford +1 4 £66,250 +32.50%
Reading -1 4 £47,500 -5.00%
City of London +12 3 £62,500 +83.82%
Birmingham +5 3 £60,000 +15.38%
West Midlands -15 3 £60,000 +15.38%
Milton Keynes -15 2 £60,000 +29.03%
Buckinghamshire -20 2 £60,000 +20.00%
Home Counties - 2 £65,000 -
Hackney - 2 - -
East of England +1 1 £70,000 +40.00%
Hertfordshire -8 1 £70,000 +40.00%
North West - 1 £70,000 - 1
Cheshire - 1 £70,000 -
Staines - 1 £65,000 -

Senior Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Technical Consultant in their job title.

1 42 (29.58%) VMware
2 41 (28.87%) Cisco
3 36 (25.35%) HP
3 36 (25.35%) Hyper-V
4 33 (23.24%) Microsoft
5 32 (22.54%) VMware Infrastructure
6 31 (21.83%) SQL
7 30 (21.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 29 (20.42%) Project Management
8 29 (20.42%) MCSE
9 28 (19.72%) Cisco Certification
9 28 (19.72%) Degree
10 25 (17.61%) Finance
10 25 (17.61%) Juniper
10 25 (17.61%) Windows
10 25 (17.61%) Web Services
11 24 (16.90%) CCIE
12 23 (16.20%) XML
13 22 (15.49%) JavaScript
13 22 (15.49%) MPLS
13 22 (15.49%) OSPF
13 22 (15.49%) BGP
13 22 (15.49%) Service Delivery
14 21 (14.79%) Service Management
14 21 (14.79%) NetApp
14 21 (14.79%) Riverbed
14 21 (14.79%) F5
15 20 (14.08%) SaaS
15 20 (14.08%) vSphere
15 20 (14.08%) IOS XR

Senior Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Technical Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.63%) CMS
2 7 (4.93%) IIS
3 6 (4.23%) Node.js
4 3 (2.11%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.11%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.11%) Lync
5 2 (1.41%) Drupal
5 2 (1.41%) JBoss
5 2 (1.41%) Apache
5 2 (1.41%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.70%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (12.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.23%) Magento
2 3 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.70%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.70%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.08%) SaaS
2 17 (11.97%) Office 365
3 16 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.41%) IaaS
7 1 (0.70%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 22 (15.49%) MPLS
1 22 (15.49%) OSPF
1 22 (15.49%) BGP
2 20 (14.08%) Cisco IOS
2 20 (14.08%) IOS XR
2 20 (14.08%) NX-OS
3 14 (9.86%) SAN
4 12 (8.45%) Firewall
5 10 (7.04%) SSL
6 9 (6.34%) LAN
7 8 (5.63%) WAN
7 8 (5.63%) LDAP
7 8 (5.63%) VPN
7 8 (5.63%) Internet
8 5 (3.52%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (2.82%) Wireless
9 4 (2.82%) DNS
9 4 (2.82%) SMTP
10 3 (2.11%) DHCP
10 3 (2.11%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.45%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.34%) Microsoft Power View
3 3 (2.11%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.11%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.41%) MySQL
4 2 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.70%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.70%) HBase
5 1 (0.70%) Mahout
5 1 (0.70%) Big Data
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (3.52%) Selenium
2 4 (2.82%) JMeter
3 3 (2.11%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.41%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.41%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.41%) Ranorex
4 2 (1.41%) Appium
4 2 (1.41%) SonarQube
4 2 (1.41%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.41%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.41%) WebLogic Workshop
5 1 (0.70%) JUnit
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.70%) Subversion
General
1 25 (17.61%) Finance
2 4 (2.82%) Banking
3 3 (2.11%) Retail
3 3 (2.11%) Back Office
3 3 (2.11%) Games
4 2 (1.41%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.70%) Marketing
5 1 (0.70%) Legal
5 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.70%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.61%) Web Services
2 23 (16.20%) XML
3 17 (11.97%) HTML
4 10 (7.04%) SOAP
5 9 (6.34%) CSS
6 8 (5.63%) Ruby on Rails
6 8 (5.63%) Django
7 7 (4.93%) .NET
7 7 (4.93%) J2EE
8 6 (4.23%) Backbone.js
9 5 (3.52%) COM
10 4 (2.82%) Ajax
10 4 (2.82%) HTML5
11 3 (2.11%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (2.11%) REST
11 3 (2.11%) jQuery
12 2 (1.41%) Spring
12 2 (1.41%) Visualforce
12 2 (1.41%) CSS3
12 2 (1.41%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.56%) Private Cloud
2 12 (8.45%) Data Centre
3 10 (7.04%) Mobile App
4 8 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.52%) Clustering
6 4 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.82%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.82%) CMDB
7 3 (2.11%) User Experience
7 3 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.11%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.41%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.41%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.41%) Tandem
8 2 (1.41%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.41%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (1.41%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.41%) iSeries
8 2 (1.41%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.41%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.61%) Windows
2 7 (4.93%) Linux
3 6 (4.23%) Android
3 6 (4.23%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.82%) UNIX
5 3 (2.11%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.41%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.41%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.42%) Project Management
2 22 (15.49%) Service Delivery
3 21 (14.79%) Service Management
4 13 (9.15%) ITIL
5 12 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (7.75%) Analytics
6 11 (7.75%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (7.04%) Open Source
7 10 (7.04%) ITSM
7 10 (7.04%) Workflow
8 8 (5.63%) OO
8 8 (5.63%) Mobile Application Development
9 7 (4.93%) E-Commerce
10 6 (4.23%) Migration
10 6 (4.23%) Content Management
10 6 (4.23%) Data Analysis
10 6 (4.23%) Product Management
10 6 (4.23%) Load Balancing
10 6 (4.23%) SDLC
11 5 (3.52%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (21.83%) SQL
2 22 (15.49%) JavaScript
3 12 (8.45%) C#
3 12 (8.45%) Java
4 10 (7.04%) Ruby
5 5 (3.52%) Python
6 4 (2.82%) PHP
6 4 (2.82%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.11%) Scala
7 3 (2.11%) C++
8 2 (1.41%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.41%) Apex Code
8 2 (1.41%) X++
9 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.70%) ABAP
9 1 (0.70%) VBA
9 1 (0.70%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (21.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (20.42%) MCSE
3 28 (19.72%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (19.72%) Degree
4 24 (16.90%) CCIE
5 15 (10.56%) MCSA
6 7 (4.93%) CCNP
7 6 (4.23%) MCP
8 4 (2.82%) MCITP
9 3 (2.11%) MCTS
9 3 (2.11%) CCSE
10 2 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.41%) JNCIS
10 2 (1.41%) PMP
10 2 (1.41%) PMI Certification
10 2 (1.41%) CCDP
10 2 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.70%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.82%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (25.35%) Hyper-V
2 32 (22.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (14.08%) Active Directory
3 20 (14.08%) vSphere
4 18 (12.68%) vCloud
5 6 (4.23%) Forefront TMG
5 6 (4.23%) UAG
5 6 (4.23%) ISA Server
6 3 (2.11%) XenApp
7 2 (1.41%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.41%) Varnish
8 1 (0.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (7.04%) SCOM
2 8 (5.63%) SCCM
2 8 (5.63%) SCOrch
3 4 (2.82%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.41%) CA LISA
4 2 (1.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.41%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.41%) Puppet
4 2 (1.41%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.70%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 42 (29.58%) VMware
2 41 (28.87%) Cisco
3 36 (25.35%) HP
4 33 (23.24%) Microsoft
5 25 (17.61%) Juniper
6 21 (14.79%) NetApp
6 21 (14.79%) Riverbed
6 21 (14.79%) F5
7 15 (10.56%) Citrix
8 10 (7.04%) Oracle
9 8 (5.63%) Dell
9 8 (5.63%) CheckPoint
10 6 (4.23%) Demandware
11 5 (3.52%) EMC
11 5 (3.52%) IBM
12 4 (2.82%) ServiceNow
13 3 (2.11%) Avaya
13 3 (2.11%) SunGard
13 3 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (1.41%) Websense
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