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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Advisor
Rank 843 902 875
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Advisor 47 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.003% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.003% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 45 2 3
Average salary £20,475 £49,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.21% +139.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £28,200 £15,900
10% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £69,800 £24,500
UK excluding London average salary £17,000 £23,000 £20,500
% change year-on-year
-26.08% +12.19%

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
102508 106760 102483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83937 86285 85691
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%

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 30 March 2015 within the UK.

Technical Advisor Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Advisor
Top 26 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 30 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
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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 +58 47 £20,475 -58.21%
London +28 25 £20,475 -72.70%
East Midlands - 8 £17,000 -
South East +10 7 £21,500 -
Lincoln - 7 £17,000 -
Lincolnshire - 7 £17,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £17,000 -
East of England +19 4 £23,000 -
Hertfordshire 0 4 £23,000 -
Surrey - 4 £21,500 -
Nottingham - 4 £17,000 -
Sleaford - 4 £17,000 -
Derbyshire - 4 £17,000 -
Chesterfield - 4 £17,000 -
Grantham - 4 £17,000 -
Leatherhead - 4 £21,500 -
Leeds - 2 £21,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £21,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £21,000 -
Berkshire -9 1 £65,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £16,750 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £20,000 -
Fareham - 1 £16,750 -
Banbury - 1 £20,000 -
Manchester - 1 £32,778 -
North West - 1 £32,778 -

Technical Advisor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 65 (78.31%) Windows
2 47 (56.63%) VPN
3 46 (55.42%) Telecoms
4 33 (39.76%) Microsoft
5 32 (38.55%) MS Excel
6 29 (34.94%) MS Office
7 28 (33.73%) Broadband
7 28 (33.73%) VoIP
8 26 (31.33%) Cisco
9 24 (28.92%) Apple
9 24 (28.92%) Blackberry
9 24 (28.92%) Android
10 22 (26.51%) LLU
10 22 (26.51%) BT
10 22 (26.51%) Internet
10 22 (26.51%) Apple iOS
11 20 (24.10%) CCNA
11 20 (24.10%) Cisco Certification
12 19 (22.89%) DNS
12 19 (22.89%) POP3
12 19 (22.89%) SMTP
12 19 (22.89%) Nokia
12 19 (22.89%) Cisco IOS
13 11 (13.25%) Degree
14 8 (9.64%) WAN
14 8 (9.64%) Active Directory
15 7 (8.43%) SLA
16 6 (7.23%) ADSL
16 6 (7.23%) HND
17 5 (6.02%) Mathematics

Technical Advisor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (2.41%) Moodle
Applications
1 32 (38.55%) MS Excel
2 29 (34.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 47 (56.63%) VPN
2 28 (33.73%) Broadband
2 28 (33.73%) VoIP
3 22 (26.51%) Internet
3 22 (26.51%) LLU
4 19 (22.89%) Cisco IOS
4 19 (22.89%) DNS
4 19 (22.89%) POP3
4 19 (22.89%) SMTP
5 8 (9.64%) WAN
6 6 (7.23%) ADSL
7 1 (1.20%) Firewall
General
1 46 (55.42%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.20%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.92%) Blackberry
2 5 (6.02%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 65 (78.31%) Windows
2 24 (28.92%) Android
3 22 (26.51%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.20%) Solaris
4 1 (1.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (2.41%) Data Protection
1 2 (2.41%) Line Management
2 1 (1.20%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (1.20%) CRM
2 1 (1.20%) B2B
2 1 (1.20%) Project Management
2 1 (1.20%) Change Management
2 1 (1.20%) Risk Management
2 1 (1.20%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.61%) SQL
2 1 (1.20%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (24.10%) CCNA
1 20 (24.10%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (13.25%) Degree
3 6 (7.23%) HND
4 1 (1.20%) NCDA
4 1 (1.20%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.43%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (9.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 33 (39.76%) Microsoft
2 26 (31.33%) Cisco
3 24 (28.92%) Apple
4 22 (26.51%) BT
5 19 (22.89%) Nokia
6 2 (2.41%) VMware
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle
7 1 (1.20%) Juniper
7 1 (1.20%) CA
7 1 (1.20%) NetApp