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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Technical Consultant
Rank 776 820 821
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Consultant 119 86 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.075% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.079% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 81 78 74
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,500 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +18.18%

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
103849 108425 103990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 85040 87699 86943
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 £27,000 £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 31 March 2015 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 31 March 2015. 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 +22 114 £60,000 -4.38% 12
London +24 57 £67,500 +12.50% 8
South East +17 32 £55,002 -15.38% 1
Hampshire +10 17 £45,000 -18.18%
City of London +9 16 £60,000 +103.38% 2
Southampton - 14 £45,000 -
North West +20 11 - - 1
Cheshire - 11 - -
Berkshire +2 8 £62,500 -3.84%
South West -2 7 £40,000 -18.36%
Knutsford - 6 - -
Wiltshire +9 4 £40,000 -18.36%
East Midlands - 4 £45,750 -
Swindon - 4 £40,000 -
Surrey -2 3 £55,000 - 1
Middlesex - 3 £50,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £41,500 -
Nottingham - 3 £41,500 -
North Yorkshire +13 2 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Yorkshire -5 2 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Devon - 2 £38,750 -
Staines - 2 - -
Harrogate - 2 £40,000 - 1
Birmingham -9 1 £50,000 +33.33%
West Midlands -18 1 £50,000 +33.33%
Leicestershire - 1 £50,000 -
Somerset - 1 £25,000 -
Coventry - 1 £50,000 -
Dudley - 1 £50,000 -
Horley - 1 £55,000 - 1

Senior Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 83 (38.25%) VMware
2 77 (35.48%) Microsoft
3 75 (34.56%) Cisco
4 74 (34.10%) Windows
5 61 (28.11%) Hyper-V
6 59 (27.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 51 (23.50%) Degree
8 49 (22.58%) HP
9 48 (22.12%) Microsoft Certification
10 44 (20.28%) MCSE
11 41 (18.89%) Juniper
11 41 (18.89%) Cisco Certification
12 40 (18.43%) CCIE
13 38 (17.51%) NetApp
13 38 (17.51%) JavaScript
14 36 (16.59%) HTML
14 36 (16.59%) Finance
14 36 (16.59%) vSphere
15 34 (15.67%) Firewall
16 32 (14.75%) Service Management
17 31 (14.29%) Service Delivery
18 30 (13.82%) Active Directory
18 30 (13.82%) XenApp
18 30 (13.82%) XenDesktop
18 30 (13.82%) Office 365
19 29 (13.36%) vCloud
19 29 (13.36%) Microsoft Azure
20 28 (12.90%) Private Cloud
20 28 (12.90%) SQL
20 28 (12.90%) Web Services

Senior Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 13 (5.99%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.30%) SAS
4 5 (2.30%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.84%) JBoss
5 4 (1.84%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.84%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (1.38%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.38%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.92%) IIS
8 1 (0.46%) CMS
8 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.46%) Drupal
8 1 (0.46%) Confluence
8 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 23 (10.60%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.45%) MS Office
3 4 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (4.15%) SAP CRM
2 5 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.84%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (1.84%) Pivotal CRM
3 4 (1.84%) SalesLogix
4 1 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.46%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 30 (13.82%) Office 365
2 29 (13.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.76%) SaaS
4 1 (0.46%) Force.com
4 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (15.67%) Firewall
2 24 (11.06%) Cisco ASA
2 24 (11.06%) MPLS
3 22 (10.14%) OSPF
3 22 (10.14%) BGP
3 22 (10.14%) Cisco IOS
4 18 (8.29%) SAN
4 18 (8.29%) DNS
4 18 (8.29%) WAN
4 18 (8.29%) DHCP
5 17 (7.83%) LDAP
5 17 (7.83%) LAN
6 16 (7.37%) NetScreen
6 16 (7.37%) Cisco PIX
6 16 (7.37%) VPN
7 14 (6.45%) SSL
8 13 (5.99%) TCP/IP
9 12 (5.53%) iSCSI
9 12 (5.53%) Cisco ISE
10 8 (3.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.23%) DB2
2 7 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (2.30%) Data Mining
4 4 (1.84%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (1.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (1.84%) MySQL
4 4 (1.84%) Ingres
4 4 (1.84%) Informix
4 4 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (1.84%) SAP HANA
4 4 (1.84%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (2.76%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.38%) SoapUI
2 3 (1.38%) WebLogic Workshop
2 3 (1.38%) JMeter
3 1 (0.46%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.46%) Subversion
3 1 (0.46%) JIRA
3 1 (0.46%) Selenium
3 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.46%) SonarQube
3 1 (0.46%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.46%) ClearCase
General
1 36 (16.59%) Finance
2 8 (3.69%) Banking
3 7 (3.23%) Front Office
3 7 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.84%) Marketing
5 3 (1.38%) Games
6 1 (0.46%) Retail
6 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.46%) Back Office
6 1 (0.46%) Legal
6 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.46%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (16.59%) HTML
2 28 (12.90%) Web Services
3 26 (11.98%) XML
4 24 (11.06%) CSS
5 23 (10.60%) SOAP
6 19 (8.76%) Ajax
7 16 (7.37%) COM
8 10 (4.61%) Application Packaging
9 9 (4.15%) .NET
10 7 (3.23%) HTML5
10 7 (3.23%) REST
11 4 (1.84%) .NET Framework
11 4 (1.84%) J2EE
11 4 (1.84%) ASP.NET
12 3 (1.38%) JSP
12 3 (1.38%) XHTML
12 3 (1.38%) JMS
12 3 (1.38%) WAP
12 3 (1.38%) JSON
12 3 (1.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.90%) Private Cloud
2 26 (11.98%) Management Information System
3 17 (7.83%) Clustering
4 14 (6.45%) CMDB
5 7 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.76%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.30%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.84%) Enterprise Cloud
9 3 (1.38%) User Experience
9 3 (1.38%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (1.38%) Streaming Video
10 2 (0.92%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.92%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (0.92%) Open Source
10 2 (0.92%) iSeries
11 1 (0.46%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.46%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.46%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.46%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 74 (34.10%) Windows
2 22 (10.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (10.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (6.91%) Windows 8
3 15 (6.91%) Windows 7
4 7 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.30%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.84%) Linux
7 2 (0.92%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.92%) UNIX
7 2 (0.92%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.92%) Android
7 2 (0.92%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.46%) AIX
8 1 (0.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (14.75%) Service Management
2 31 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 26 (11.98%) ITIL
4 19 (8.76%) Mentoring
5 17 (7.83%) Project Management
6 16 (7.37%) ITSM
7 14 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
7 14 (6.45%) IT Asset Management
7 14 (6.45%) Customer Engagement
7 14 (6.45%) ITIL V2
8 13 (5.99%) CRM
9 12 (5.53%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (5.07%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (4.61%) PRINCE2
12 9 (4.15%) Business Development
12 9 (4.15%) Requirements Analysis
12 9 (4.15%) Software Distribution
13 8 (3.69%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (3.69%) Information Security
14 7 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (17.51%) JavaScript
2 28 (12.90%) SQL
3 21 (9.68%) Java
4 19 (8.76%) C#
5 10 (4.61%) VBScript
5 10 (4.61%) PowerShell
6 8 (3.69%) Python
7 5 (2.30%) ABAP
8 4 (1.84%) VB
9 3 (1.38%) VB6
9 3 (1.38%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.92%) Ruby
10 2 (0.92%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.92%) PHP
11 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.46%) VBA
Qualifications
1 51 (23.50%) Degree
2 48 (22.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (20.28%) MCSE
4 41 (18.89%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (18.43%) CCIE
6 21 (9.68%) MCSA
7 18 (8.29%) CCSE
8 16 (7.37%) JNCIS
9 10 (4.61%) MCITP
10 7 (3.23%) PMP
10 7 (3.23%) PMI Certification
11 6 (2.76%) MCTS
12 5 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (2.30%) ACSA
12 5 (2.30%) ACMT
12 5 (2.30%) ACSP
12 5 (2.30%) MCP
13 4 (1.84%) MCSD
13 4 (1.84%) MCDBA
13 4 (1.84%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.83%) SLA
2 5 (2.30%) QA
3 4 (1.84%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 61 (28.11%) Hyper-V
2 59 (27.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (16.59%) vSphere
4 30 (13.82%) XenDesktop
4 30 (13.82%) XenApp
4 30 (13.82%) Active Directory
5 29 (13.36%) vCloud
6 9 (4.15%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (4.15%) XenServer
7 1 (0.46%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 20 (9.22%) SCCM
2 19 (8.76%) SCOM
3 14 (6.45%) HP UCMDB
4 7 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (3.23%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.38%) XenMobile
6 2 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.46%) CA LISA
7 1 (0.46%) Opsview
7 1 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.46%) Nagios
7 1 (0.46%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.46%) yum
7 1 (0.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 83 (38.25%) VMware
2 77 (35.48%) Microsoft
3 75 (34.56%) Cisco
4 49 (22.58%) HP
5 41 (18.89%) Juniper
6 38 (17.51%) NetApp
7 23 (10.60%) Citrix
7 23 (10.60%) Riverbed
8 22 (10.14%) F5
9 19 (8.76%) Oracle
9 19 (8.76%) CheckPoint
10 16 (7.37%) Blue Coat
10 16 (7.37%) Fortinet
10 16 (7.37%) IronPort
10 16 (7.37%) Tufin
11 15 (6.91%) ServiceNow
12 11 (5.07%) Brocade
13 9 (4.15%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (4.15%) SAP
14 7 (3.23%) Symantec
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + ben+ training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum +Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Centric Resource
Salary: £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Merseyside
Equals One
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Horley
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £40,000 Basic Salary + Bonuses (OTE £70,000) + Company Private Medical Scheme
Posted: 12 days ago
East London
RM Education
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 19 days ago