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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Technical Consultant
Rank 787 819 808
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Consultant 93 70 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.067% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.071% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 63 59 70
Average salary £52,500 £54,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.66% +9.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £34,450 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%

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
99988 98266 105499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.82% 94.55% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83279 79377 90596
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +26 91 £52,500 -2.77% 10
London +31 54 £66,250 +22.68% 3
South East -23 30 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Hampshire -3 20 £45,000 -25.00%
Southampton - 19 £45,000 -
City of London -4 9 £67,500 +128.81%
South West - 5 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire -6 4 £67,500 +3.84% 1
Reading +6 3 - -
Brighton - 3 £38,000 -
Exeter - 3 £40,000 -
Devon - 3 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 3 £38,000 -
Surrey -6 2 £45,000 -50.00%
East of England -13 1 - - 2
Hertfordshire -14 1 - - 1
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -
Somerset - 1 £25,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £40,000 -
Bath - 1 £25,000 -
Swindon - 1 £40,000 -
Hertford - 1 - -

Senior Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 73 (44.51%) Microsoft
2 70 (42.68%) Windows
3 61 (37.20%) VMware
4 54 (32.93%) Degree
5 50 (30.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 50 (30.49%) Hyper-V
6 41 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 36 (21.95%) MCSE
8 35 (21.34%) Active Directory
9 34 (20.73%) XenApp
10 33 (20.12%) JavaScript
11 32 (19.51%) Firewall
11 32 (19.51%) XenDesktop
12 31 (18.90%) HP
13 29 (17.68%) ITIL
14 28 (17.07%) SQL Server
14 28 (17.07%) Java
14 28 (17.07%) Cisco
14 28 (17.07%) NetApp
15 26 (15.85%) HTML
15 26 (15.85%) Oracle
15 26 (15.85%) Service Management
15 26 (15.85%) vSphere
16 25 (15.24%) Windows Server 2008
17 24 (14.63%) MS Office
17 24 (14.63%) MS Excel
17 24 (14.63%) Office 365
17 24 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
18 23 (14.02%) Citrix
18 23 (14.02%) DNS

Senior Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 13 (7.93%) MS Exchange
2 12 (7.32%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (4.88%) JBoss
5 7 (4.27%) WebLogic
5 7 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (2.44%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.44%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.83%) IIS
8 2 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.61%) Confluence
9 1 (0.61%) Apache
9 1 (0.61%) SAS
9 1 (0.61%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (14.63%) MS Office
1 24 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.44%) SAP CRM
2 4 (2.44%) Pivotal CRM
2 4 (2.44%) SalesLogix
3 3 (1.83%) SAP Business One
4 2 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.61%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.63%) Office 365
2 19 (11.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.66%) SaaS
4 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.61%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 32 (19.51%) Firewall
2 23 (14.02%) DNS
3 22 (13.41%) DHCP
4 20 (12.20%) TCP/IP
5 16 (9.76%) VPN
5 16 (9.76%) SAN
5 16 (9.76%) LDAP
6 13 (7.93%) WAN
7 11 (6.71%) SSL
7 11 (6.71%) VLAN
8 9 (5.49%) LAN
9 8 (4.88%) Internet
9 8 (4.88%) iSCSI
9 8 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (3.66%) Wireless
11 5 (3.05%) NetScaler
12 3 (1.83%) GPRS
13 2 (1.22%) SMS
14 1 (0.61%) Ethernet
14 1 (0.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (4.27%) DB2
4 5 (3.05%) MySQL
4 5 (3.05%) Data Mining
5 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (2.44%) Ingres
5 4 (2.44%) Informix
5 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.61%) QlikView
7 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (4.27%) Eclipse
2 4 (2.44%) WebLogic Workshop
2 4 (2.44%) JMeter
2 4 (2.44%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.61%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.61%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.61%) Subversion
3 1 (0.61%) JIRA
3 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 19 (11.59%) Finance
2 14 (8.54%) Telecoms
3 12 (7.32%) Front Office
4 10 (6.10%) Banking
5 4 (2.44%) Billing
6 3 (1.83%) Marketing
6 3 (1.83%) Advertising
7 1 (0.61%) Publishing
7 1 (0.61%) Retail
7 1 (0.61%) Legal
7 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.85%) HTML
2 22 (13.41%) Web Services
2 22 (13.41%) XML
3 19 (11.59%) CSS
4 18 (10.98%) SOAP
5 15 (9.15%) Ajax
6 13 (7.93%) .NET
7 11 (6.71%) COM
7 11 (6.71%) Application Packaging
8 5 (3.05%) HTML5
9 4 (2.44%) JSON
9 4 (2.44%) CSS3
9 4 (2.44%) jQuery
9 4 (2.44%) J2EE
9 4 (2.44%) .NET Framework
9 4 (2.44%) JMS
10 3 (1.83%) WAP
10 3 (1.83%) Spring
10 3 (1.83%) XHTML
10 3 (1.83%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.10%) CMDB
2 8 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.27%) Clustering
4 6 (3.66%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.66%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.05%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.44%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (2.44%) User Experience
7 3 (1.83%) Streaming Video
7 3 (1.83%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.22%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.61%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.61%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.61%) Replication
9 1 (0.61%) EFT
9 1 (0.61%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 70 (42.68%) Windows
2 25 (15.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (8.54%) Windows 7
5 13 (7.93%) Windows 8
6 11 (6.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (4.88%) Linux
8 3 (1.83%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.83%) AIX
8 3 (1.83%) Solaris
8 3 (1.83%) UNIX
9 2 (1.22%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.22%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.22%) Android
9 2 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (17.68%) ITIL
2 26 (15.85%) Service Management
3 20 (12.20%) Mentoring
4 15 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (7.93%) Project Management
6 11 (6.71%) CRM
6 11 (6.71%) ITSM
7 10 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (6.10%) Technical Architecture
7 10 (6.10%) Customer Engagement
7 10 (6.10%) ITIL V2
7 10 (6.10%) IT Asset Management
8 9 (5.49%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (5.49%) Software Distribution
8 9 (5.49%) PRINCE2
9 8 (4.88%) Information Security
9 8 (4.88%) ETRM
9 8 (4.88%) Problem Management
10 7 (4.27%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (20.12%) JavaScript
2 28 (17.07%) Java
3 20 (12.20%) SQL
4 15 (9.15%) VBScript
4 15 (9.15%) C#
5 14 (8.54%) Python
6 13 (7.93%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.44%) VB
8 3 (1.83%) VB6
8 3 (1.83%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.22%) Ruby
9 2 (1.22%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.22%) VBA
10 1 (0.61%) C++
10 1 (0.61%) C
10 1 (0.61%) Perl
10 1 (0.61%) PHP
10 1 (0.61%) Scala
10 1 (0.61%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 54 (32.93%) Degree
2 41 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (21.95%) MCSE
4 16 (9.76%) MCSA
5 11 (6.71%) MCITP
6 7 (4.27%) MCP
6 7 (4.27%) PMP
6 7 (4.27%) PMI Certification
7 6 (3.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (3.05%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (2.44%) MCSD
9 4 (2.44%) CCNA
9 4 (2.44%) MCDBA
9 4 (2.44%) CCIA
10 3 (1.83%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.83%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.22%) ACMT
11 2 (1.22%) ACSP
11 2 (1.22%) ACSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.54%) SLA
2 4 (2.44%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 50 (30.49%) VMware Infrastructure
1 50 (30.49%) Hyper-V
2 35 (21.34%) Active Directory
3 34 (20.73%) XenApp
4 32 (19.51%) XenDesktop
5 26 (15.85%) vSphere
6 19 (11.59%) vCloud
7 11 (6.71%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (5.49%) XenServer
9 1 (0.61%) NFS
Systems Management
1 21 (12.80%) SCCM
2 20 (12.20%) SCOM
3 10 (6.10%) HP UCMDB
4 8 (4.88%) Backup Exec
5 7 (4.27%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (3.05%) XenMobile
7 2 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.61%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.61%) Opsview
8 1 (0.61%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.61%) yum
8 1 (0.61%) Puppet
8 1 (0.61%) OpenView
8 1 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.61%) Control-M
8 1 (0.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 73 (44.51%) Microsoft
2 61 (37.20%) VMware
3 31 (18.90%) HP
4 28 (17.07%) NetApp
4 28 (17.07%) Cisco
5 26 (15.85%) Oracle
6 23 (14.02%) Citrix
7 11 (6.71%) Brocade
7 11 (6.71%) ServiceNow
8 9 (5.49%) Symantec
9 8 (4.88%) Reuters
9 8 (4.88%) Bloomberg
9 8 (4.88%) CheckPoint
10 7 (4.27%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (4.27%) McAfee
10 7 (4.27%) SonicWALL
10 7 (4.27%) SAP
11 5 (3.05%) Juniper
11 5 (3.05%) AppSense
12 4 (2.44%) Hitachi
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