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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Consultant
Rank 889 860 896
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Consultant 59 125 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.11% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.12% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 48 86 86
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £67,500 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £56,750
% change year-on-year
- -11.89%

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
99394 108225 115334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 83478 88313 93538
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016 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 1 May 2016. 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 -31 53 £60,000 - 7
South East -6 21 £44,000 -20.00% 3
London -22 18 £70,000 +7.69% 3
Berkshire +13 7 £60,000 -7.69% 3
Hampshire -1 5 £42,500 -5.55%
Southampton -8 5 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £70,000 -
East of England - 5 £70,000 -
Buckinghamshire +25 4 £42,500 -
West Midlands -16 4 £55,000 +10.00%
County Antrim - 4 - -
Northern Ireland - 4 - -
Belfast - 4 - -
Milton Keynes - 4 £42,500 -
Reading +18 3 £52,500 -19.23% 2
Coventry +9 3 £57,500 +15.00%
North West +16 2 £42,500 - 1
Middlesex +11 2 £62,500 -
Oxfordshire -4 2 £40,000 -11.11%
South West -16 2 £45,000 +12.50%
City of London +46 1 £70,000 +16.66%
Manchester +13 1 - - 1
Cheshire +13 1 £42,500 -
Oxford +7 1 £45,000 -
Surrey -4 1 £43,000 -21.81%
Wiltshire -6 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Swindon -8 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Birmingham -15 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Bristol - 1 £57,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £45,000 -

Senior Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 50 (38.76%) VMware
2 46 (35.66%) Presales
3 45 (34.88%) Microsoft
4 43 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 31 (24.03%) Active Directory
6 29 (22.48%) Windows
7 27 (20.93%) Citrix
8 23 (17.83%) SQL
9 21 (16.28%) Cisco
10 20 (15.50%) vSphere
10 20 (15.50%) Windows Server
11 19 (14.73%) Microsoft Azure
11 19 (14.73%) MS Exchange
11 19 (14.73%) Finance
12 18 (13.95%) SQL Server
12 18 (13.95%) Unix
12 18 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
12 18 (13.95%) Hyper-V
13 17 (13.18%) Office 365
13 17 (13.18%) Firewall
13 17 (13.18%) SAN
13 17 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (12.40%) Microsoft Certification
14 16 (12.40%) Linux
14 16 (12.40%) Oracle
15 15 (11.63%) MCSE
15 15 (11.63%) HP
15 15 (11.63%) Data Centre
15 15 (11.63%) Mentoring
16 14 (10.85%) XenApp

Senior Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (14.73%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.20%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (4.65%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (3.88%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.10%) Skype for Business
7 3 (2.33%) IIS
7 3 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.55%) Apache
8 2 (1.55%) CoreMedia CMS
8 2 (1.55%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.55%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.78%) CMS
9 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.78%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (10.08%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (6.20%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.55%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (1.55%) Eloqua
2 2 (1.55%) OpenText MBPM
2 2 (1.55%) OpenText Process Suite
2 2 (1.55%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.55%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (1.55%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.55%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.55%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (13.18%) Office 365
3 7 (5.43%) IaaS
4 6 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (3.10%) OneDrive
6 4 (3.10%) PaaS
6 4 (3.10%) SaaS
6 4 (3.10%) Yammer
7 3 (2.33%) Azure Machine Learning
8 2 (1.55%) Responsys
9 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.78%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.18%) Firewall
1 17 (13.18%) SAN
2 9 (6.98%) Wireless
3 7 (5.43%) LAN
3 7 (5.43%) WAN
4 6 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (4.65%) Network Security
5 5 (3.88%) NAS
6 3 (2.33%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (2.33%) VPN
7 2 (1.55%) 3G
7 2 (1.55%) BGP
7 2 (1.55%) EIGRP
7 2 (1.55%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.55%) HTTP
7 2 (1.55%) Internet
7 2 (1.55%) MPLS
7 2 (1.55%) OSPF
7 2 (1.55%) SDH
7 2 (1.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.75%) Big Data
3 7 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.10%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (2.33%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (2.33%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.33%) Power BI
7 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.55%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (1.55%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.55%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (14.73%) Finance
2 13 (10.08%) Banking
3 12 (9.30%) Back Office
4 7 (5.43%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.65%) Financial Institution
5 6 (4.65%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.10%) Front Office
6 4 (3.10%) Marketing
6 4 (3.10%) Retail
7 3 (2.33%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.55%) French Language
8 2 (1.55%) German Language
8 2 (1.55%) Publishing
9 1 (0.78%) Advertising
9 1 (0.78%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.30%) .NET
2 9 (6.98%) WCF
3 8 (6.20%) XML
4 7 (5.43%) ASP.NET
4 7 (5.43%) Middleware
4 7 (5.43%) Web Services
5 6 (4.65%) FIX Protocol
5 6 (4.65%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (3.88%) HTML
7 4 (3.10%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (3.10%) CSS
7 4 (3.10%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (2.33%) jQuery
9 2 (1.55%) Ajax
9 2 (1.55%) RESTful
9 2 (1.55%) SOAP
10 1 (0.78%) HTML5
10 1 (0.78%) REST
10 1 (0.78%) Visualforce
10 1 (0.78%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.63%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.43%) Private Cloud
3 6 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.65%) Visualisation
4 5 (3.88%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.10%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.33%) Clustering
7 2 (1.55%) CMDB
7 2 (1.55%) EqualLogic
7 2 (1.55%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.55%) Replication
7 2 (1.55%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.78%) EFT
8 1 (0.78%) EPoS
8 1 (0.78%) Health Informatics
8 1 (0.78%) Informatics
8 1 (0.78%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.78%) PKI
8 1 (0.78%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 29 (22.48%) Windows
2 20 (15.50%) Windows Server
3 18 (13.95%) Unix
4 16 (12.40%) Linux
5 5 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.33%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.33%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.55%) CentOS
8 2 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.55%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.78%) SUSE
9 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (35.66%) Presales
2 18 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (11.63%) Mentoring
5 13 (10.08%) ITIL
5 13 (10.08%) Project Management
6 10 (7.75%) Analytics
6 10 (7.75%) Business Transformation
6 10 (7.75%) Project Planning
6 10 (7.75%) Server Building
6 10 (7.75%) Server Virtualisation
6 10 (7.75%) Service Management
7 8 (6.20%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 8 (6.20%) Network Management
7 8 (6.20%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (5.43%) Software Deployment
9 6 (4.65%) Data Visualisation
9 6 (4.65%) OO
9 6 (4.65%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (17.83%) SQL
2 14 (10.85%) Python
3 13 (10.08%) JavaScript
3 13 (10.08%) Perl
4 11 (8.53%) Java
5 10 (7.75%) C#
5 10 (7.75%) PowerShell
6 9 (6.98%) C
7 7 (5.43%) Shell Script
8 6 (4.65%) C++
8 6 (4.65%) Lua
9 2 (1.55%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.55%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.78%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (12.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (11.63%) MCSE
3 8 (6.20%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.65%) CCNA
4 6 (4.65%) CCSE
4 6 (4.65%) JNCIP
5 5 (3.88%) MCSA
6 4 (3.10%) Degree
6 4 (3.10%) MCP
6 4 (3.10%) OCP
6 4 (3.10%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (1.55%) CCIE
7 2 (1.55%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.55%) PMP
7 2 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) COBIT
1 2 (1.55%) ISO 14001
1 2 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 43 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (24.03%) Active Directory
3 20 (15.50%) vSphere
4 18 (13.95%) Hyper-V
5 14 (10.85%) XenApp
6 11 (8.53%) vCloud
7 4 (3.10%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (3.10%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.33%) KVM
9 2 (1.55%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.78%) Postfix
10 1 (0.78%) RHEV
10 1 (0.78%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (6.98%) SCOM
2 8 (6.20%) SCCM
3 4 (3.10%) Oracle Identity Management
4 3 (2.33%) vRealize
5 2 (1.55%) Ansible
5 2 (1.55%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.78%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.78%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 1 (0.78%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.78%) OpenIDM
6 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.78%) Puppet
6 1 (0.78%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 50 (38.76%) VMware
2 45 (34.88%) Microsoft
3 27 (20.93%) Citrix
4 21 (16.28%) Cisco
5 16 (12.40%) Oracle
6 15 (11.63%) HP
7 14 (10.85%) NetApp
8 9 (6.98%) IBM
9 8 (6.20%) Dell
10 6 (4.65%) CheckPoint
10 6 (4.65%) Juniper
11 5 (3.88%) Hitachi
12 3 (2.33%) Computacenter
12 3 (2.33%) EMC
13 2 (1.55%) 3PAR
13 2 (1.55%) EPiServer
13 2 (1.55%) OpenText
13 2 (1.55%) Pega
13 2 (1.55%) Sitecore
13 2 (1.55%) Toshiba
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