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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technical Consultant
Rank 817 796 795
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Consultant 82 77 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.072% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.077% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 74 58 76
Average salary £50,000 £54,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.25% +9.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,100 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-8.25% +26.74%

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Senior Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical Consultant
Top 30 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 29 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 73 £50,000 -7.40% 8
London +16 42 £55,000 +0.91% 6
South East -29 18 £50,000 -9.09%
City of London +2 10 £34,000 -43.33% 3
Buckinghamshire +1 9 £50,000 -2.43%
Berkshire -11 9 £50,000 -9.09%
East of England -18 9 £50,000 -7.40% 1
Scotland -11 8 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Hertfordshire -19 7 £50,000 -7.40% 1
Surrey -11 6 £62,500 +13.63%
High Wycombe - 6 £50,000 -
Slough +9 5 £50,000 -9.09%
Oxford +4 5 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire +3 5 £50,000 -
Edinburgh - 5 £50,000 -
South West -19 4 £30,000 -45.45%
Amersham - 4 £50,000 -
Bristol - 4 £30,000 -
Watford - 4 £50,000 -
Birmingham -1 2 £52,000 +9.47%
Bedfordshire -2 2 £47,750 -11.57%
Luton -8 2 £47,750 -11.57%
West Midlands -15 2 £52,000 +12.43%
Milton Keynes -16 2 £46,500 -2.10%
North Lanarkshire - 2 £45,000 -
Guildford +9 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Reading -11 1 £50,000 -9.09%
East Midlands -20 1 £45,000 -2.70%
Kent - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £45,000 -

Senior Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 56 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 51 (32.69%) SQL
3 44 (28.21%) Oracle
4 41 (26.28%) Windows
5 38 (24.36%) VMware
6 36 (23.08%) Citrix
7 35 (22.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 32 (20.51%) Finance
9 30 (19.23%) XML
9 30 (19.23%) Hyper-V
10 25 (16.03%) ITIL
10 25 (16.03%) Java
11 23 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 23 (14.74%) XenApp
12 22 (14.10%) XenDesktop
12 22 (14.10%) Degree
12 22 (14.10%) SaaS
12 22 (14.10%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (14.10%) JavaScript
13 21 (13.46%) HTML
13 21 (13.46%) Active Directory
14 20 (12.82%) MCSE
14 20 (12.82%) Firewall
15 19 (12.18%) Linux
15 19 (12.18%) MS Excel
15 19 (12.18%) SharePoint
15 19 (12.18%) .NET
15 19 (12.18%) SAP
15 19 (12.18%) HP
15 19 (12.18%) SAN

Senior Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 19 (12.18%) SharePoint
2 11 (7.05%) Tomcat
3 10 (6.41%) IIS
4 7 (4.49%) CMS
4 7 (4.49%) MS Exchange
4 7 (4.49%) Node.js
5 6 (3.85%) NetWeaver
5 6 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (3.21%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.56%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.92%) Lync
8 3 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2000
8 3 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.64%) Apache
10 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.64%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (12.18%) MS Excel
2 15 (9.62%) MS Office
3 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (6.41%) SAP Business One
2 8 (5.13%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (5.13%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (4.49%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (4.49%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (4.49%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (3.85%) Magento
4 6 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (3.21%) Oracle iProcurement
5 5 (3.21%) Oracle 11i
5 5 (3.21%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 5 (3.21%) Oracle Cash Management
5 5 (3.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (1.92%) Google Analytics
8 2 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (1.28%) SAP CRM
8 2 (1.28%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.10%) SaaS
2 9 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.85%) Office 365
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.82%) Firewall
2 19 (12.18%) SAN
3 18 (11.54%) DNS
4 14 (8.97%) DHCP
5 9 (5.77%) VPN
6 8 (5.13%) WAN
7 7 (4.49%) LDAP
7 7 (4.49%) LAN
7 7 (4.49%) Internet
7 7 (4.49%) NetScaler
8 6 (3.85%) SSL
9 4 (2.56%) PBX
9 4 (2.56%) VoIP
9 4 (2.56%) Asterisk PBX
9 4 (2.56%) Softphone
10 3 (1.92%) VLAN
10 3 (1.92%) Wireless
10 3 (1.92%) TCP/IP
11 2 (1.28%) MPLS
11 2 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (7.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (7.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (7.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (6.41%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (3.85%) SAP HANA
5 6 (3.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 5 (3.21%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.21%) QlikView
7 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.92%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.92%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.92%) Big Data
9 2 (1.28%) MySQL
10 1 (0.64%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.64%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.64%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (5.13%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.64%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.64%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.64%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.64%) WebLogic Workshop
3 1 (0.64%) ProC
3 1 (0.64%) JMeter
3 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 32 (20.51%) Finance
2 14 (8.97%) Telecoms
3 12 (7.69%) Retail
4 11 (7.05%) Marketing
5 8 (5.13%) Billing
6 6 (3.85%) Advertising
7 5 (3.21%) Manufacturing
7 5 (3.21%) General Ledger
8 3 (1.92%) Banking
9 2 (1.28%) Back Office
10 1 (0.64%) Front Office
10 1 (0.64%) Games
10 1 (0.64%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (19.23%) XML
2 21 (13.46%) HTML
3 19 (12.18%) .NET
4 18 (11.54%) J2EE
5 15 (9.62%) CSS
5 15 (9.62%) Web Services
6 8 (5.13%) HTML5
7 7 (4.49%) Backbone.js
7 7 (4.49%) Django
7 7 (4.49%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (3.85%) jQuery
8 6 (3.85%) CSS3
9 5 (3.21%) XSL
9 5 (3.21%) SOAP
9 5 (3.21%) COM
10 4 (2.56%) Ajax
10 4 (2.56%) Middleware
11 3 (1.92%) Application Packaging
12 2 (1.28%) EJB
12 2 (1.28%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.18%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (8.97%) Mobile App
3 9 (5.77%) EqualLogic
4 8 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.13%) Replication
5 6 (3.85%) Open Source
6 5 (3.21%) Blog
6 5 (3.21%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (2.56%) IVR
7 4 (2.56%) CMDB
8 3 (1.92%) Clustering
9 2 (1.28%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.28%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.64%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.64%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (0.64%) EFT
10 1 (0.64%) DTV
10 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.64%) Data Conversion
10 1 (0.64%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 41 (26.28%) Windows
2 19 (12.18%) Linux
3 15 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (4.49%) UNIX
6 7 (4.49%) Android
6 7 (4.49%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.56%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (1.92%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.28%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.28%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.64%) AIX
10 1 (0.64%) Solaris
10 1 (0.64%) Debian
10 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (16.03%) ITIL
2 22 (14.10%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (11.54%) ERP
3 18 (11.54%) Project Planning
4 16 (10.26%) CRM
4 16 (10.26%) E-Commerce
4 16 (10.26%) Service Management
4 16 (10.26%) Workflow
5 14 (8.97%) Project Management
5 14 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
7 11 (7.05%) Data Security
7 11 (7.05%) Data Modelling
8 10 (6.41%) Change Management
9 9 (5.77%) Service Delivery
9 9 (5.77%) Data Management
9 9 (5.77%) Business Development
10 8 (5.13%) Web Development
10 8 (5.13%) eTOM
10 8 (5.13%) E-Discovery
Programming Languages
1 51 (32.69%) SQL
2 25 (16.03%) Java
3 22 (14.10%) JavaScript
4 17 (10.90%) Ruby
5 10 (6.41%) Perl
5 10 (6.41%) C++
6 9 (5.77%) PL/SQL
6 9 (5.77%) C#
6 9 (5.77%) VB
7 4 (2.56%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.56%) Python
8 3 (1.92%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.92%) C
9 2 (1.28%) ABAP
10 1 (0.64%) VBA
10 1 (0.64%) VBScript
10 1 (0.64%) SPARQL
10 1 (0.64%) Scala
10 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.64%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 23 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (14.10%) Degree
3 20 (12.82%) MCSE
4 17 (10.90%) MCITP
5 12 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (4.49%) MCP
7 6 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (3.85%) VCAP
8 5 (3.21%) NCDA
8 5 (3.21%) NCIE
8 5 (3.21%) MCTS
8 5 (3.21%) OCP
8 5 (3.21%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (3.21%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (3.21%) MBA
9 4 (2.56%) CCNA
9 4 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (2.56%) CCEE
10 3 (1.92%) CCAA
11 2 (1.28%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.05%) QA
2 5 (3.21%) ISO 9001
2 5 (3.21%) SLA
3 2 (1.28%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.64%) HL7
System Software
1 35 (22.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (19.23%) Hyper-V
3 23 (14.74%) XenApp
4 22 (14.10%) XenDesktop
5 21 (13.46%) Active Directory
6 17 (10.90%) vSphere
7 14 (8.97%) XenServer
8 12 (7.69%) VMware ESX
9 10 (6.41%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (2.56%) vCloud
11 1 (0.64%) NFS
11 1 (0.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 9 (5.77%) NetBackup
3 4 (2.56%) HP UCMDB
4 3 (1.92%) XenMobile
4 3 (1.92%) WSUS
4 3 (1.92%) SCCM
5 2 (1.28%) SCOM
5 2 (1.28%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.28%) Puppet
6 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.64%) Salt
6 1 (0.64%) Check_MK
6 1 (0.64%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.64%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.64%) OpenView
6 1 (0.64%) MOM
6 1 (0.64%) Control-M
6 1 (0.64%) Nagios
Vendors
1 56 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 44 (28.21%) Oracle
3 38 (24.36%) VMware
4 36 (23.08%) Citrix
5 19 (12.18%) SAP
5 19 (12.18%) HP
6 14 (8.97%) Veeam
6 14 (8.97%) CheckPoint
7 13 (8.33%) F5
7 13 (8.33%) Dell
7 13 (8.33%) Symantec
8 12 (7.69%) Websense
8 12 (7.69%) Sourcefire
9 11 (7.05%) Nokia
9 11 (7.05%) Sun
10 10 (6.41%) NetApp
10 10 (6.41%) Infor
11 9 (5.77%) PlateSpin
12 8 (5.13%) EMC
12 8 (5.13%) Cisco
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