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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technical Consultant
Rank 831 786 812
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Consultant 73 75 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.071% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.076% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 65 59 65
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £47,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £71,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%

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
107924 99127 110240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87419 82406 94006
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 2014 within the UK.

Senior Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical Consultant
Top 28 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 18 September 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 -42 64 £53,750 -0.46% 8
London -19 36 £55,000 -8.33% 5
South East -23 14 £50,000 -9.09% 1
City of London +6 9 £36,000 -40.00%
Scotland -11 8 £50,000 - 4
Buckinghamshire -3 7 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Berkshire -15 6 £50,000 -9.09%
Hertfordshire -16 6 £58,000 +7.40% 1
East of England -27 6 £58,000 +7.40% 1
Birmingham 0 5 £34,000 -33.65%
Edinburgh -10 5 £50,000 -16.66%
West Midlands -26 5 £34,000 -33.65%
South West -12 4 £30,000 -42.16%
Surrey -13 4 £63,750 +15.90%
High Wycombe - 4 £50,000 -
Bristol - 4 £30,000 -
Oxford +10 3 £50,000 -9.09%
Oxfordshire +4 3 £50,000 -9.09%
Slough +3 3 £50,000 -9.09%
Watford -9 3 £50,000 +42.85%
Amersham - 3 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes -15 2 £43,000 -21.81% 1
Kent - 2 £72,500 -
East Midlands -14 1 £45,000 -2.70%
Reading -16 1 £62,500 +13.63%
Daventry - 1 £45,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £45,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 - 2

Senior Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 47 (31.97%) SQL
3 45 (30.61%) Windows
4 37 (25.17%) VMware
5 33 (22.45%) Oracle
5 33 (22.45%) Citrix
5 33 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 30 (20.41%) Hyper-V
7 27 (18.37%) ITIL
7 27 (18.37%) Finance
8 24 (16.33%) XML
8 24 (16.33%) XenApp
9 23 (15.65%) Degree
9 23 (15.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 22 (14.97%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (14.97%) Java
10 22 (14.97%) XenDesktop
11 21 (14.29%) SaaS
11 21 (14.29%) JavaScript
11 21 (14.29%) Active Directory
11 21 (14.29%) Firewall
12 20 (13.61%) HTML
12 20 (13.61%) SQL Server
12 20 (13.61%) MCSE
12 20 (13.61%) Enterprise Software
13 19 (12.93%) SharePoint
13 19 (12.93%) .NET
13 19 (12.93%) SAN
14 18 (12.24%) HP
14 18 (12.24%) DNS

Senior Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (12.93%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.80%) Tomcat
3 9 (6.12%) IIS
4 8 (5.44%) MS Exchange
5 5 (3.40%) WebLogic
5 5 (3.40%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (2.72%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.04%) NetWeaver
7 3 (2.04%) CMS
7 3 (2.04%) Node.js
7 3 (2.04%) Lync
7 3 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (1.36%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.68%) Apache
9 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 17 (11.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (6.12%) SAP Business One
2 7 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (4.08%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (4.08%) Oracle General Ledger
3 6 (4.08%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (4.08%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (3.40%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (3.40%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (3.40%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 5 (3.40%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (3.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 5 (3.40%) Oracle iProcurement
5 3 (2.04%) Google Analytics
5 3 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (1.36%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (1.36%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (1.36%) Magento
6 2 (1.36%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.68%) Agresso
7 1 (0.68%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.29%) SaaS
2 7 (4.76%) Office 365
3 5 (3.40%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.29%) Firewall
2 19 (12.93%) SAN
3 18 (12.24%) DNS
4 14 (9.52%) DHCP
5 10 (6.80%) WAN
6 8 (5.44%) LAN
7 6 (4.08%) NetScaler
7 6 (4.08%) TCP/IP
7 6 (4.08%) VPN
8 5 (3.40%) LDAP
9 4 (2.72%) Asterisk PBX
9 4 (2.72%) Wireless
9 4 (2.72%) Softphone
9 4 (2.72%) PBX
9 4 (2.72%) VoIP
10 3 (2.04%) SSL
10 3 (2.04%) Internet
10 3 (2.04%) VLAN
11 2 (1.36%) MPLS
12 1 (0.68%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.61%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (6.80%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (6.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (6.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (6.12%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 5 (3.40%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.40%) QlikView
6 4 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.04%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.04%) SAP HANA
7 3 (2.04%) Big Data
7 3 (2.04%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.36%) MySQL
9 1 (0.68%) DB2
9 1 (0.68%) OLAP
9 1 (0.68%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 6 (4.08%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (3.40%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.68%) WebLogic Workshop
3 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.68%) JMeter
3 1 (0.68%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (18.37%) Finance
2 15 (10.20%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.44%) Marketing
3 8 (5.44%) Billing
4 7 (4.76%) Advertising
4 7 (4.76%) Retail
5 5 (3.40%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.40%) General Ledger
6 4 (2.72%) Front Office
7 3 (2.04%) Banking
8 2 (1.36%) Back Office
9 1 (0.68%) Games
9 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.33%) XML
2 20 (13.61%) HTML
3 19 (12.93%) .NET
4 13 (8.84%) CSS
4 13 (8.84%) J2EE
5 10 (6.80%) Web Services
6 8 (5.44%) HTML5
7 6 (4.08%) jQuery
7 6 (4.08%) CSS3
8 5 (3.40%) XSL
9 4 (2.72%) Application Packaging
9 4 (2.72%) COM
10 3 (2.04%) Middleware
10 3 (2.04%) SOAP
10 3 (2.04%) Backbone.js
10 3 (2.04%) Django
10 3 (2.04%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (1.36%) Ajax
11 2 (1.36%) JSP
11 2 (1.36%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.61%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (6.12%) EqualLogic
3 7 (4.76%) Replication
3 7 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.40%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (3.40%) Blog
5 4 (2.72%) IVR
6 3 (2.04%) Clustering
6 3 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.36%) CMDB
7 2 (1.36%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.36%) Open Source
7 2 (1.36%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.68%) EFT
8 1 (0.68%) DTV
8 1 (0.68%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.68%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (30.61%) Windows
2 18 (12.24%) Linux
3 15 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (8.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (7.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (4.76%) UNIX
7 5 (3.40%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.72%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (2.72%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.04%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.04%) Android
10 2 (1.36%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.36%) AIX
10 2 (1.36%) Solaris
10 2 (1.36%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.68%) Debian
11 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.37%) ITIL
2 22 (14.97%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (11.56%) ERP
4 16 (10.88%) CRM
5 15 (10.20%) Project Planning
6 14 (9.52%) Service Management
7 13 (8.84%) Project Management
8 12 (8.16%) Mentoring
8 12 (8.16%) E-Commerce
9 11 (7.48%) Data Modelling
9 11 (7.48%) Workflow
9 11 (7.48%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (7.48%) Data Security
9 11 (7.48%) Software Licensing
10 10 (6.80%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (6.12%) Service Delivery
11 9 (6.12%) Data Management
12 8 (5.44%) Web Development
12 8 (5.44%) Business Development
12 8 (5.44%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 47 (31.97%) SQL
2 22 (14.97%) Java
3 21 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 11 (7.48%) Ruby
5 9 (6.12%) C#
6 8 (5.44%) Perl
7 7 (4.76%) C++
7 7 (4.76%) VB
7 7 (4.76%) PL/SQL
7 7 (4.76%) Python
8 5 (3.40%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.72%) VBScript
10 2 (1.36%) ABAP
10 2 (1.36%) C
11 1 (0.68%) PHP
11 1 (0.68%) VBA
11 1 (0.68%) VB6
11 1 (0.68%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
11 1 (0.68%) Scala
11 1 (0.68%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 23 (15.65%) Degree
1 23 (15.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (13.61%) MCSE
3 15 (10.20%) MCITP
4 12 (8.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (4.76%) MCP
6 6 (4.08%) VCAP
7 5 (3.40%) CCNA
7 5 (3.40%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (3.40%) OCP
7 5 (3.40%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (3.40%) MBA
7 5 (3.40%) NCDA
7 5 (3.40%) NCIE
7 5 (3.40%) CCEE
7 5 (3.40%) MCTS
8 3 (2.04%) MCSA
8 3 (2.04%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.12%) QA
2 5 (3.40%) ISO 9001
2 5 (3.40%) SLA
3 2 (1.36%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.68%) HL7
System Software
1 33 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (20.41%) Hyper-V
3 24 (16.33%) XenApp
4 22 (14.97%) XenDesktop
5 21 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 16 (10.88%) vSphere
7 12 (8.16%) XenServer
7 12 (8.16%) VMware ESX
8 11 (7.48%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (2.04%) vCloud
10 1 (0.68%) NFS
10 1 (0.68%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (9.52%) Backup Exec
2 9 (6.12%) NetBackup
3 4 (2.72%) SCCM
4 3 (2.04%) XenMobile
4 3 (2.04%) SCOM
4 3 (2.04%) WSUS
5 2 (1.36%) HP UCMDB
5 2 (1.36%) Puppet
6 1 (0.68%) OpenView
6 1 (0.68%) Control-M
6 1 (0.68%) Nagios
6 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.68%) Salt
6 1 (0.68%) Check_MK
6 1 (0.68%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.68%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.68%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 56 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 37 (25.17%) VMware
3 33 (22.45%) Oracle
3 33 (22.45%) Citrix
4 18 (12.24%) HP
5 15 (10.20%) SAP
6 14 (9.52%) CheckPoint
6 14 (9.52%) Symantec
7 13 (8.84%) Dell
7 13 (8.84%) Veeam
8 12 (8.16%) F5
9 11 (7.48%) NetApp
9 11 (7.48%) Nokia
9 11 (7.48%) Websense
9 11 (7.48%) Sourcefire
10 10 (6.80%) Sun
11 9 (6.12%) EMC
11 9 (6.12%) Infor
11 9 (6.12%) PlateSpin
12 8 (5.44%) Cisco
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