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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Consultant
Rank 868 826 859
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Consultant 75 108 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.10% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.11% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 56 71 60
Average salary £58,750 £55,003 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.81% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -16.66%

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
97897 101300 100030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.11% 96.45% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82176 83924 80368
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 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 14 February 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 67 £57,500 - 12
London -29 21 £80,000 +18.51% 4
South East -14 14 £67,500 +50.00% 3
East of England - 13 £58,115 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 8 £35,000 - 1
Cambridge - 8 £35,000 -
North West +33 6 £42,500 - 2
Berkshire +8 6 £67,500 +12.50% 2
East Midlands +7 6 £45,000 -30.76%
Northamptonshire - 6 £45,000 -
Northampton - 6 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £70,000 -
Cheshire +28 4 £42,500 -
Reading 0 3 £67,500 - 1
Hampshire -5 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Southampton -6 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Glasgow - 3 £55,000 -
Scotland - 3 £55,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £70,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Manchester - 2 £60,000 - 1
Bracknell - 2 £82,500 -
Leeds - 2 £42,500 -
Runcorn - 2 £42,500 -
Warrington - 2 £42,500 -
City of London +44 1 £62,500 -7.40% 1
Surrey +8 1 £55,000 +22.22% 1
South West -16 1 £60,000 +50.00% 2
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 -

Senior Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 49 (36.57%) VMware
2 48 (35.82%) Microsoft
3 44 (32.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 38 (28.36%) Presales
5 37 (27.61%) Windows
6 34 (25.37%) Active Directory
7 33 (24.63%) SQL
8 30 (22.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 28 (20.90%) MCSE
10 27 (20.15%) Citrix
10 27 (20.15%) Windows Server
11 26 (19.40%) HP
12 25 (18.66%) Hyper-V
13 23 (17.16%) Oracle
13 23 (17.16%) SQL Server
14 22 (16.42%) Cisco
15 21 (15.67%) SAN
16 20 (14.93%) MS Excel
17 19 (14.18%) vSphere
18 17 (12.69%) Data Centre
19 16 (11.94%) Disaster Recovery
19 16 (11.94%) Finance
20 15 (11.19%) Firewall
20 15 (11.19%) MS Exchange
20 15 (11.19%) Dell
20 15 (11.19%) Microsoft Azure
20 15 (11.19%) Office 365
20 15 (11.19%) Mentoring
21 14 (10.45%) Unix
22 13 (9.70%) Agile Software Development

Senior Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 15 (11.19%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.72%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (6.72%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.48%) IIS
3 6 (4.48%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (2.99%) Apache
4 4 (2.99%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.24%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.75%) SAS
6 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (14.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (8.21%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.73%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (3.73%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (3.73%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (3.73%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (3.73%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.49%) OpenText MBPM
3 2 (1.49%) OpenText Process Suite
4 1 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (11.19%) Office 365
2 4 (2.99%) IaaS
3 3 (2.24%) Azure Machine Learning
4 2 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.75%) PaaS
5 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.67%) SAN
2 15 (11.19%) Firewall
3 9 (6.72%) Wireless
4 6 (4.48%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (4.48%) Network Security
5 4 (2.99%) Internet
6 3 (2.24%) 3G
6 3 (2.24%) 4G
6 3 (2.24%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (2.24%) SMTP
6 3 (2.24%) Wireless Security
7 2 (1.49%) LAN
7 2 (1.49%) SSL
7 2 (1.49%) WAN
8 1 (0.75%) DHCP
8 1 (0.75%) DNS
8 1 (0.75%) HTTP
8 1 (0.75%) LDAP
8 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.16%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.97%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 5 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.24%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (2.24%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (2.24%) MySQL
4 3 (2.24%) Power BI
4 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.49%) Big Data
5 2 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.49%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.49%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (3.73%) JDeveloper
2 4 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.24%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.24%) Subversion
4 2 (1.49%) Bugzilla
4 2 (1.49%) JIRA
5 1 (0.75%) JUnit
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.75%) Selenium
General
1 16 (11.94%) Finance
2 11 (8.21%) Banking
3 6 (4.48%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.99%) Advertising
4 4 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.24%) Back Office
6 2 (1.49%) Marketing
6 2 (1.49%) Online Betting
6 2 (1.49%) Publishing
7 1 (0.75%) Games
7 1 (0.75%) Legal
7 1 (0.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.21%) .NET
2 8 (5.97%) WCF
2 8 (5.97%) Web Services
3 7 (5.22%) ASP.NET
4 6 (4.48%) Middleware
4 6 (4.48%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (3.73%) HTML
6 4 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (2.99%) CSS
6 4 (2.99%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (2.99%) XML
7 3 (2.24%) jQuery
7 3 (2.24%) LAMP
8 2 (1.49%) Ajax
8 2 (1.49%) Classic ASP
8 2 (1.49%) HTML5
8 2 (1.49%) Java EE
8 2 (1.49%) RESTful
8 2 (1.49%) Spring
9 1 (0.75%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.69%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.48%) Private Cloud
3 5 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.99%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.24%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.24%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.24%) Clustering
5 3 (2.24%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.24%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.49%) CMDB
6 2 (1.49%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.49%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.49%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.49%) HP Storage
6 2 (1.49%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.75%) Copywriting
7 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.75%) PKI
7 1 (0.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (27.61%) Windows
2 27 (20.15%) Windows Server
3 14 (10.45%) Unix
4 13 (9.70%) Linux
5 5 (3.73%) Windows 8
5 5 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.24%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.49%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.75%) CentOS
8 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.75%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (28.36%) Presales
2 16 (11.94%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (11.19%) Mentoring
4 13 (9.70%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (8.96%) Project Planning
6 11 (8.21%) ITIL
6 11 (8.21%) Service Management
7 10 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (7.46%) Business Transformation
7 10 (7.46%) Project Management
7 10 (7.46%) Server Building
8 9 (6.72%) Load Balancing
9 8 (5.97%) Network Management
9 8 (5.97%) Workflow
10 7 (5.22%) OO
10 7 (5.22%) Software Deployment
10 7 (5.22%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (4.48%) Analytics
11 6 (4.48%) Identity Management
11 6 (4.48%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 33 (24.63%) SQL
2 11 (8.21%) JavaScript
3 10 (7.46%) C#
3 10 (7.46%) PowerShell
4 8 (5.97%) Python
5 6 (4.48%) PL/SQL
6 5 (3.73%) Perl
6 5 (3.73%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.24%) C
7 3 (2.24%) Java
7 3 (2.24%) PHP
8 2 (1.49%) Ruby
9 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (22.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (20.90%) MCSE
3 12 (8.96%) Degree
4 10 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (6.72%) MCSA
6 7 (5.22%) CCNA
7 6 (4.48%) CCSE
7 6 (4.48%) JNCIP
8 5 (3.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.99%) MCP
9 4 (2.99%) OCP
9 4 (2.99%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (2.24%) CCIE
10 3 (2.24%) MCITP
11 2 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.75%) CCA
12 1 (0.75%) CCEA
12 1 (0.75%) CCNP
12 1 (0.75%) CISSP
12 1 (0.75%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (32.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (25.37%) Active Directory
3 25 (18.66%) Hyper-V
4 19 (14.18%) vSphere
5 10 (7.46%) vCloud
5 10 (7.46%) XenApp
6 7 (5.22%) Forefront TMG
6 7 (5.22%) ISA Server
6 7 (5.22%) UAG
7 4 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.75%) Postfix
8 1 (0.75%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (5.22%) SCCM
2 4 (2.99%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (2.99%) SCOM
2 4 (2.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.49%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.49%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.49%) vRealize
3 2 (1.49%) yum
4 1 (0.75%) Ansible
4 1 (0.75%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 1 (0.75%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.75%) OpenIDM
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.75%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.75%) SCSM
4 1 (0.75%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 49 (36.57%) VMware
2 48 (35.82%) Microsoft
3 27 (20.15%) Citrix
4 26 (19.40%) HP
5 23 (17.16%) Oracle
6 22 (16.42%) Cisco
7 15 (11.19%) Dell
8 12 (8.96%) NetApp
9 10 (7.46%) IBM
10 7 (5.22%) CheckPoint
10 7 (5.22%) Juniper
11 5 (3.73%) Hitachi
12 3 (2.24%) Altiris
12 3 (2.24%) Pega
12 3 (2.24%) PeopleSoft
12 3 (2.24%) Peplink
13 2 (1.49%) 3PAR
13 2 (1.49%) Dell Compellent
13 2 (1.49%) Nimble Storage
13 2 (1.49%) Rally
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Car & Benefits
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Surrey
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Car & Benefits
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London
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Car & Benefits
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Berkshire
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Car & Benefits
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Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £75000 - £78000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
BJSS Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Pension & Health
Posted: 27 days ago
Reading
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