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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technical Consultant
Rank 804 793 787
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Consultant 93 97 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.089% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.094% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 62 86 83
Average salary £46,250 £54,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.35% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +8.00%

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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
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 £26,500 £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 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Senior Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical Consultant
Top 27 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 19 December 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
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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 -1 92 £47,500 -12.03% 8
London +42 55 £65,000 +20.37% 7
South East 0 26 £45,000 -30.76%
Hampshire -22 12 £45,000 -30.76%
Southampton - 12 £45,000 -
Brighton - 7 £38,000 -
East Sussex - 7 £38,000 -
City of London +27 4 £67,500 +128.81% 3
Birmingham -5 4 £34,000 -54.66%
West Midlands -6 4 £34,000 -46.03%
Berkshire -15 4 £32,500 -45.83%
South West - 4 £40,000 -
Reading -2 3 - -
Surrey -3 3 £45,000 -50.00%
Devon - 3 £40,000 -
Exeter - 3 £40,000 -
York +8 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Scotland +3 1 £40,000 -27.27%
North Yorkshire +1 1 £42,500 -15.00%
North Lanarkshire -4 1 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire -23 1 - - 1
Yorkshire -26 1 £42,500 -15.00%
East of England -30 1 - - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £40,000 -
Hertford - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 £32,500 -
Swindon - 1 £40,000 -

Senior Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 65 (40.12%) Microsoft
2 62 (38.27%) Windows
3 56 (34.57%) Degree
4 51 (31.48%) VMware
5 49 (30.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 39 (24.07%) Hyper-V
7 36 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 34 (20.99%) ITIL
9 32 (19.75%) Active Directory
10 31 (19.14%) XenApp
10 31 (19.14%) Oracle
10 31 (19.14%) MCSE
10 31 (19.14%) Java
10 31 (19.14%) JavaScript
11 30 (18.52%) SQL Server
12 29 (17.90%) Citrix
13 28 (17.28%) XenDesktop
14 27 (16.67%) MS Office
14 27 (16.67%) SQL
14 27 (16.67%) Firewall
15 26 (16.05%) Finance
16 25 (15.43%) HTML
17 24 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
18 23 (14.20%) Service Management
18 23 (14.20%) MS Excel
19 22 (13.58%) DNS
19 22 (13.58%) vSphere
20 21 (12.96%) Telecoms
20 21 (12.96%) DHCP
20 21 (12.96%) SAN

Senior Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 14 (8.64%) SharePoint
1 14 (8.64%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (4.94%) JBoss
4 7 (4.32%) WebLogic
4 7 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (3.70%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.09%) IIS
7 4 (2.47%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (2.47%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (2.47%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.62%) Confluence
8 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.62%) Apache
8 1 (0.62%) SAS
8 1 (0.62%) CMS
Applications
1 27 (16.67%) MS Office
2 23 (14.20%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.85%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.09%) SAP CRM
2 5 (3.09%) SAP Business One
3 4 (2.47%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (2.47%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (2.47%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (2.47%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (2.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (2.47%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (2.47%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (2.47%) Pivotal CRM
3 4 (2.47%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 4 (2.47%) SalesLogix
3 4 (2.47%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (2.47%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.88%) Office 365
2 11 (6.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.09%) SaaS
4 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.62%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 27 (16.67%) Firewall
2 22 (13.58%) DNS
3 21 (12.96%) SAN
3 21 (12.96%) DHCP
4 18 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 12 (7.41%) VPN
5 12 (7.41%) LDAP
6 11 (6.79%) VLAN
7 10 (6.17%) WAN
8 8 (4.94%) Internet
8 8 (4.94%) iSCSI
9 7 (4.32%) SSL
10 6 (3.70%) Wireless
10 6 (3.70%) LAN
10 6 (3.70%) NetScaler
11 4 (2.47%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (2.47%) PBX
12 3 (1.85%) GPRS
12 3 (1.85%) VoIP
12 3 (1.85%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (4.32%) DB2
4 5 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (2.47%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.47%) MySQL
5 4 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.47%) Informix
5 4 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (2.47%) Ingres
5 4 (2.47%) Data Mining
5 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.62%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (4.32%) Eclipse
2 4 (2.47%) WebLogic Workshop
2 4 (2.47%) JMeter
2 4 (2.47%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (2.47%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (2.47%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 26 (16.05%) Finance
2 21 (12.96%) Telecoms
3 12 (7.41%) Front Office
4 10 (6.17%) Banking
5 8 (4.94%) Billing
6 6 (3.70%) Marketing
7 4 (2.47%) General Ledger
7 4 (2.47%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.85%) Advertising
9 1 (0.62%) Publishing
9 1 (0.62%) Games
9 1 (0.62%) Retail
9 1 (0.62%) Back Office
9 1 (0.62%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.43%) HTML
2 21 (12.96%) XML
3 18 (11.11%) CSS
4 17 (10.49%) Web Services
5 16 (9.88%) .NET
6 14 (8.64%) SOAP
7 10 (6.17%) Ajax
8 9 (5.56%) Application Packaging
8 9 (5.56%) HTML5
9 8 (4.94%) CSS3
9 8 (4.94%) jQuery
9 8 (4.94%) COM
10 4 (2.47%) .NET Framework
10 4 (2.47%) JSON
10 4 (2.47%) XSL
10 4 (2.47%) JMS
11 3 (1.85%) WAP
11 3 (1.85%) Spring
11 3 (1.85%) XHTML
11 3 (1.85%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.79%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.70%) CMDB
3 6 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.09%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.47%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (2.47%) User Experience
5 4 (2.47%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (2.47%) Blog
6 3 (1.85%) EqualLogic
6 3 (1.85%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (1.85%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.85%) IVR
6 3 (1.85%) Streaming Video
7 2 (1.23%) Replication
8 1 (0.62%) EFT
8 1 (0.62%) DTV
8 1 (0.62%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 62 (38.27%) Windows
2 19 (11.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (8.02%) Linux
4 13 (8.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (5.56%) Windows 7
6 8 (4.94%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.85%) UNIX
7 3 (1.85%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.23%) AIX
8 2 (1.23%) Solaris
8 2 (1.23%) Android
8 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (20.99%) ITIL
2 24 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (14.20%) Service Management
4 17 (10.49%) Mentoring
5 16 (9.88%) Project Management
6 14 (8.64%) CRM
7 12 (7.41%) Project Planning
8 10 (6.17%) Requirements Analysis
8 10 (6.17%) Business Development
8 10 (6.17%) Data Modelling
9 9 (5.56%) PRINCE2
9 9 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (5.56%) Data Management
9 9 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (5.56%) Problem Management
10 8 (4.94%) ETRM
10 8 (4.94%) Software Licensing
10 8 (4.94%) Master Data Management
10 8 (4.94%) Zachman Framework
10 8 (4.94%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 31 (19.14%) Java
1 31 (19.14%) JavaScript
2 27 (16.67%) SQL
3 15 (9.26%) VBScript
4 14 (8.64%) Python
4 14 (8.64%) C#
5 11 (6.79%) PowerShell
6 7 (4.32%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.47%) VB
8 3 (1.85%) VB6
9 2 (1.23%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.23%) VBA
10 1 (0.62%) SPARQL
10 1 (0.62%) Scala
10 1 (0.62%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.62%) Ruby
10 1 (0.62%) ABAP
10 1 (0.62%) C
10 1 (0.62%) C++
10 1 (0.62%) Perl
Qualifications
1 56 (34.57%) Degree
2 36 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (19.14%) MCSE
4 14 (8.64%) MCITP
5 11 (6.79%) MCSA
6 9 (5.56%) MCP
7 8 (4.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (4.32%) PMP
8 7 (4.32%) PMI Certification
9 5 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (2.47%) CCIA
10 4 (2.47%) MBA
10 4 (2.47%) OCP
10 4 (2.47%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (2.47%) MCSD
10 4 (2.47%) CCNA
10 4 (2.47%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (2.47%) MCDBA
11 3 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.17%) SLA
2 8 (4.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 49 (30.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (24.07%) Hyper-V
3 32 (19.75%) Active Directory
4 31 (19.14%) XenApp
5 28 (17.28%) XenDesktop
6 22 (13.58%) vSphere
7 11 (6.79%) vCloud
8 8 (4.94%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (3.70%) XenServer
10 5 (3.09%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.62%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (8.02%) Backup Exec
2 12 (7.41%) SCCM
3 11 (6.79%) SCOM
4 7 (4.32%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (3.70%) HP UCMDB
6 5 (3.09%) NetBackup
6 5 (3.09%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.62%) Opsview
7 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.62%) Puppet
7 1 (0.62%) OpenView
7 1 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.62%) Control-M
7 1 (0.62%) Nagios
Vendors
1 65 (40.12%) Microsoft
2 51 (31.48%) VMware
3 31 (19.14%) Oracle
4 29 (17.90%) Citrix
5 21 (12.96%) HP
6 18 (11.11%) NetApp
6 18 (11.11%) Cisco
7 14 (8.64%) Symantec
8 13 (8.02%) CheckPoint
9 11 (6.79%) Brocade
10 10 (6.17%) SAP
11 8 (4.94%) Nokia
11 8 (4.94%) Sourcefire
11 8 (4.94%) Reuters
11 8 (4.94%) Bloomberg
11 8 (4.94%) Websense
11 8 (4.94%) F5
12 7 (4.32%) ServiceNow
12 7 (4.32%) McAfee
12 7 (4.32%) SonicWALL
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £7,200 Car allowance +15% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £54000 - £55000 per annum + £6,600 car allowance, and benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Project Related Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + ben+ training
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + travel expenses
Posted: 10 days ago