The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Advisor role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Advisor in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Advisor
Rank 861 919 875
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Advisor 31 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.009% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.009% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 5
Average salary £20,475 £16,750 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.23% -23.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,378 £14,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £19,500 £16,750 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+16.41% -23.86%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Advisor
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Advisor in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Advisor Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Advisor
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Advisor within the UK.

Technical Advisor Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Advisor
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Advisor over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Technical Advisor Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Advisor
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Advisor within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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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 +40 31 £20,475 +22.23% 2
London - 25 £20,475 -
Yorkshire - 2 £60,000 -
Docklands, London - 2 £70,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £60,000 -
East of England +5 1 £19,500 -15.21%
Lincolnshire - 1 £17,000 -
Devon - 1 £16,750 -
Essex - 1 £19,500 -
Exeter - 1 £16,750 -
Saffron Walden - 1 £19,500 -
Lincoln - 1 £17,000 -
Leeds - 1 £60,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £17,000 -
South West - 1 £16,750 - 1

Technical Advisor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical Advisor 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 Technical Advisor in their job title.

1 62 (82.67%) Windows
2 54 (72.00%) VPN
3 50 (66.67%) Broadband
3 50 (66.67%) Telecoms
4 30 (40.00%) VoIP
4 30 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 30 (40.00%) Cisco
5 29 (38.67%) Microsoft
6 26 (34.67%) MS Office
6 26 (34.67%) Blackberry
6 26 (34.67%) Apple
6 26 (34.67%) Android
6 26 (34.67%) Apple iOS
7 25 (33.33%) Internet
7 25 (33.33%) CCNA
7 25 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (32.00%) Nokia
8 24 (32.00%) DNS
8 24 (32.00%) POP3
8 24 (32.00%) SMTP
8 24 (32.00%) BT
8 24 (32.00%) LLU
8 24 (32.00%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (6.67%) Degree
9 5 (6.67%) VMware
9 5 (6.67%) Linux
10 4 (5.33%) CRM
10 4 (5.33%) ADSL
10 4 (5.33%) WAN
10 4 (5.33%) ITIL

Technical Advisor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical Advisor 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 Technical Advisor in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.67%) IIS
2 1 (1.33%) Moodle
Applications
1 30 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 26 (34.67%) MS Office
3 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 54 (72.00%) VPN
2 50 (66.67%) Broadband
3 30 (40.00%) VoIP
4 25 (33.33%) Internet
5 24 (32.00%) LLU
5 24 (32.00%) Cisco IOS
5 24 (32.00%) DNS
5 24 (32.00%) POP3
5 24 (32.00%) SMTP
6 4 (5.33%) WAN
6 4 (5.33%) ADSL
7 2 (2.67%) MPLS
7 2 (2.67%) Firewall
7 2 (2.67%) BIG-IP
7 2 (2.67%) LAN
7 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 50 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.33%) Dutch Language
3 1 (1.33%) Finance
3 1 (1.33%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 26 (34.67%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.00%) Statistics
3 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.33%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 62 (82.67%) Windows
2 26 (34.67%) Android
2 26 (34.67%) Apple iOS
3 5 (6.67%) Linux
4 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (5.33%) ITIL
1 4 (5.33%) PRINCE2
1 4 (5.33%) CRM
1 4 (5.33%) Service Delivery
1 4 (5.33%) Incident Management
1 4 (5.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (1.33%) Line Management
2 1 (1.33%) Time Management
2 1 (1.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (1.33%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (33.33%) CCNA
1 25 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (6.67%) Degree
3 4 (5.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (5.33%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (5.33%) HND
4 3 (4.00%) MCSE
4 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 30 (40.00%) Cisco
2 29 (38.67%) Microsoft
3 26 (34.67%) Apple
4 24 (32.00%) BT
4 24 (32.00%) Nokia
5 5 (6.67%) VMware
6 2 (2.67%) F5
6 2 (2.67%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.67%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.67%) Citrix
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle
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