The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Technical Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Consultant
UK
Rank 462 418 383
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 435 688 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.67% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.70% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 314 577 671
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -

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
80378 98697 102848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.47% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66729 82822 84999
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Technical Consultant in the job title.

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Consultant over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 within the UK.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -29 406 £52,500 +5.00% 62
London -34 172 £55,000 +4.76% 29
South East +38 93 £52,500 -4.54% 14
Berkshire +44 39 £52,500 -4.54% 3
East of England -14 28 £52,500 -4.54% 6
Reading +46 26 £52,500 +47.88% 2
East Midlands +15 23 £20,500 -54.44% 1
North West -15 23 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Yorkshire +23 20 £37,500 -6.25% 6
City of London +22 19 £55,000 -8.33% 9
Hertfordshire +12 19 £52,500 -4.54% 4
Oxford +27 18 £52,500 +90.90%
Oxfordshire +27 18 £52,500 +82.60% 1
Hampshire +26 18 £45,750 +1.66% 8
West Midlands +20 18 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Nottinghamshire +12 18 - -
Manchester -21 18 £46,250 +8.82% 1
South West +6 17 £46,250 -0.53% 4
West Yorkshire +40 16 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Nottingham +14 16 - -
Leeds +33 15 £35,000 -6.66% 5
Scotland +29 15 £43,000 -21.81% 6
Surrey +16 14 £52,000 -5.45%
Watford +7 13 £52,500 - 2
Wiltshire +13 10 £47,500 +18.75%
Egham - 9 £47,500 -
Staffordshire - 8 £37,500 -
Glasgow +22 7 £42,500 -22.72% 2
Edinburgh +7 7 £70,000 +3.70% 2
Birmingham +5 7 £62,500 +25.00% 1

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Technical Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 323 (32.73%) SQL
2 294 (29.79%) Java
3 287 (29.08%) Finance
4 251 (25.43%) Windows
5 233 (23.61%) Microsoft
6 202 (20.47%) Oracle
7 196 (19.86%) Presales
8 190 (19.25%) MS Excel
9 165 (16.72%) SQL Server
10 163 (16.51%) Linux
10 163 (16.51%) Banking
11 160 (16.21%) Degree
12 151 (15.30%) C#
12 151 (15.30%) .NET
13 143 (14.49%) XML
14 141 (14.29%) HTML
15 139 (14.08%) VMware
16 131 (13.27%) JavaScript
17 119 (12.06%) Active Directory
18 118 (11.96%) Unix
19 111 (11.25%) Windows Server
20 105 (10.64%) Computer Science
21 103 (10.44%) Agile Software Development
22 102 (10.33%) Project Management
23 79 (8.00%) SOA
24 75 (7.60%) VMware Infrastructure
25 74 (7.50%) Firewall
26 71 (7.19%) WebSphere
27 70 (7.09%) Cisco Certification
27 70 (7.09%) CRM

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 71 (7.19%) WebSphere
2 68 (6.89%) JBoss
3 56 (5.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 46 (4.66%) WebSphere Application Server
5 40 (4.05%) IIS
5 40 (4.05%) WebLogic
6 32 (3.24%) MS Exchange
7 26 (2.63%) Tomcat
8 20 (2.03%) SharePoint
9 14 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (1.32%) OpenStack
11 10 (1.01%) Skype for Business
12 9 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
12 9 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
13 8 (0.81%) Umbraco
14 4 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
15 3 (0.30%) Apache
15 3 (0.30%) CMS
15 3 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 190 (19.25%) MS Excel
2 31 (3.14%) MS Office
3 4 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.20%) MS Project
5 1 (0.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 39 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 12 (1.22%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.51%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (0.51%) Temenos T24
6 4 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.41%) Oracle HRMS
6 4 (0.41%) SAP CRM
6 4 (0.41%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
7 3 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.20%) BASE24
8 2 (0.20%) FLEXCUBE
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.20%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 61 (6.18%) Office 365
2 59 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (5.17%) SaaS
4 29 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (2.13%) IaaS
6 15 (1.52%) Force.com
6 15 (1.52%) G Suite
6 15 (1.52%) Slack
7 11 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (1.11%) PaaS
8 8 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (0.71%) GitHub
10 6 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.41%) Heroku
12 3 (0.30%) iPaaS
12 3 (0.30%) Oracle CX
13 2 (0.20%) Mimecast
13 2 (0.20%) Taleo
14 1 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 74 (7.50%) Firewall
2 69 (6.99%) WAN
3 58 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 44 (4.46%) SAN
5 43 (4.36%) VPN
6 38 (3.85%) SSL
7 35 (3.55%) MPLS
8 34 (3.44%) LAN
9 30 (3.04%) DNS
10 22 (2.23%) Wireless
11 21 (2.13%) Internet
12 19 (1.93%) Ethernet
13 18 (1.82%) Network Security
14 17 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
15 14 (1.42%) VoIP
16 13 (1.32%) SDH
17 12 (1.22%) Cisco PIX
17 12 (1.22%) Intranet
18 11 (1.11%) BGP
18 11 (1.11%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (16.72%) SQL Server
2 59 (5.98%) Relational Database
3 41 (4.15%) DB2
4 38 (3.85%) RDBMS
5 37 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
5 37 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 34 (3.44%) Big Data
6 34 (3.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (2.43%) Oracle Database
8 20 (2.03%) Crystal Reports
9 17 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
10 16 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (1.32%) SAP HANA
11 13 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 11 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (0.81%) Hadoop
15 7 (0.71%) MS Access
15 7 (0.71%) MySQL
15 7 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (2.13%) Jenkins
2 16 (1.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 15 (1.52%) Appium
3 15 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 15 (1.52%) Buildbot
3 15 (1.52%) Cucumber
3 15 (1.52%) Ranorex
3 15 (1.52%) Selenium
3 15 (1.52%) SoapUI
4 10 (1.01%) Gradle
5 9 (0.91%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 7 (0.71%) Gatling
6 7 (0.71%) JMeter
6 7 (0.71%) NeoLoad
6 7 (0.71%) WATIR
6 7 (0.71%) WebLOAD
7 5 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (0.51%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (0.41%) Oracle APEX
General
1 287 (29.08%) Finance
2 163 (16.51%) Banking
3 63 (6.38%) Retail
4 59 (5.98%) Telecoms
5 30 (3.04%) Advertising
6 24 (2.43%) Retail Banking
7 22 (2.23%) Financial Institution
8 21 (2.13%) Marketing
9 20 (2.03%) Manufacturing
10 19 (1.93%) Publishing
11 18 (1.82%) International Banking
12 14 (1.42%) French Language
12 14 (1.42%) Investment Banking
12 14 (1.42%) Legal
13 13 (1.32%) Front Office
14 11 (1.11%) Back Office
15 10 (1.01%) Spanish Language
16 9 (0.91%) Law
17 8 (0.81%) German Language
18 6 (0.61%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (15.30%) .NET
2 143 (14.49%) XML
3 141 (14.29%) HTML
4 67 (6.79%) Web Services
5 50 (5.07%) Java EE
6 45 (4.56%) CSS
7 35 (3.55%) J2EE
7 35 (3.55%) JSON
8 34 (3.44%) ASP.NET
9 30 (3.04%) AngularJS
10 27 (2.74%) Middleware
11 24 (2.43%) REST
12 22 (2.23%) SOAP
12 22 (2.23%) Spring
13 19 (1.93%) HTML5
14 18 (1.82%) Flash
14 18 (1.82%) Visualforce
15 17 (1.72%) jQuery
16 15 (1.52%) JSP
16 15 (1.52%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 105 (10.64%) Computer Science
2 67 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (6.48%) Enterprise Software
4 42 (4.26%) Management Information System
5 39 (3.95%) Data Centre
6 32 (3.24%) Mathematics
7 29 (2.94%) Fintech
8 26 (2.63%) Physics
9 20 (2.03%) Visualisation
10 16 (1.62%) User Experience
11 15 (1.52%) Cybercrime
12 14 (1.42%) Hedge funds
12 14 (1.42%) N-Tier
13 12 (1.22%) Clustering
13 12 (1.22%) NHS
14 10 (1.01%) Credit Risk
14 10 (1.01%) Mobile App
15 9 (0.91%) Driving Licence
16 8 (0.81%) PKI
16 8 (0.81%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 251 (25.43%) Windows
2 163 (16.51%) Linux
3 118 (11.96%) Unix
4 111 (11.25%) Windows Server
5 63 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 63 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (1.72%) Windows 7
9 15 (1.52%) Apple iOS
9 15 (1.52%) Ubuntu
10 13 (1.32%) CentOS
11 12 (1.22%) Windows 8
12 11 (1.11%) AIX
13 10 (1.01%) Debian
14 8 (0.81%) Android
15 7 (0.71%) Solaris
16 5 (0.51%) Windows 10
16 5 (0.51%) Windows Phone
17 4 (0.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (19.86%) Presales
2 103 (10.44%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (10.33%) Project Management
4 79 (8.00%) SOA
5 70 (7.09%) CRM
6 61 (6.18%) Analytics
7 60 (6.08%) Migration
8 58 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
9 55 (5.57%) High Availability
10 50 (5.07%) Service Delivery
11 49 (4.96%) Business Analysis
12 47 (4.76%) Software Engineering
13 43 (4.36%) Time Management
14 41 (4.15%) DevOps
15 39 (3.95%) ITIL
16 37 (3.75%) ERP
17 34 (3.44%) Scrum
18 31 (3.14%) Enterprise Architecture
19 30 (3.04%) Continuous Integration
19 30 (3.04%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 323 (32.73%) SQL
2 294 (29.79%) Java
3 151 (15.30%) C#
4 131 (13.27%) JavaScript
5 63 (6.38%) C++
6 61 (6.18%) PL/SQL
7 48 (4.86%) C
8 42 (4.26%) PHP
9 35 (3.55%) Python
10 31 (3.14%) Ruby
11 30 (3.04%) Perl
12 26 (2.63%) PowerShell
13 21 (2.13%) Apex Code
13 21 (2.13%) VBA
14 20 (2.03%) VB.NET
15 19 (1.93%) Shell Script
15 19 (1.93%) T-SQL
16 18 (1.82%) VB
17 15 (1.52%) Scala
18 8 (0.81%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 160 (16.21%) Degree
2 70 (7.09%) Cisco Certification
3 68 (6.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 54 (5.47%) MCSE
5 45 (4.56%) CCNA
6 32 (3.24%) Security Cleared
7 30 (3.04%) CCIE
8 25 (2.53%) CCNP
9 22 (2.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 20 (2.03%) SC Cleared
11 17 (1.72%) MCSA
12 14 (1.42%) DV Cleared
13 13 (1.32%) CCA
13 13 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
14 11 (1.11%) MCP
15 8 (0.81%) APMP
15 8 (0.81%) CISSP
15 8 (0.81%) MCITP
16 7 (0.71%) CCDA
17 4 (0.41%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.22%) PCI DSS
1 12 (1.22%) QA
2 11 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 8 (0.81%) ISO 9000
4 7 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.61%) SLA
6 5 (0.51%) GAMP
7 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.20%) EMIR
7 2 (0.20%) MiFID
8 1 (0.10%) COBIT
8 1 (0.10%) COSO
8 1 (0.10%) HL7
System Software
1 119 (12.06%) Active Directory
2 75 (7.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (6.79%) Hyper-V
4 18 (1.82%) XenApp
5 15 (1.52%) vSphere
6 13 (1.32%) Terminal Services
7 8 (0.81%) XenDesktop
8 7 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (0.71%) VMware ESX
9 6 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (0.51%) Forefront TMG
10 5 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.51%) XenServer
11 4 (0.41%) ISA Server
11 4 (0.41%) UAG
12 3 (0.30%) vCloud
13 2 (0.20%) Apache Flume
13 2 (0.20%) Firmware
13 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 26 (2.63%) SCCM
2 6 (0.61%) Backup Exec
2 6 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (0.51%) NetVault Backup
3 5 (0.51%) ThinApp
4 4 (0.41%) vRealize
5 3 (0.30%) Puppet
6 2 (0.20%) Aspera SmartTrack
6 2 (0.20%) HP UCMDB
6 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.20%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.20%) RSA Archer
6 2 (0.20%) SCOM
6 2 (0.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.10%) Control-M
7 1 (0.10%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.10%) Nagios
7 1 (0.10%) OpenView
Vendors
1 233 (23.61%) Microsoft
2 202 (20.47%) Oracle
3 139 (14.08%) VMware
4 70 (7.09%) Cisco
5 62 (6.28%) Citrix
6 35 (3.55%) Salesforce.com
7 34 (3.44%) IBM
8 31 (3.14%) Red Hat
9 27 (2.74%) Dell
10 25 (2.53%) HP
10 25 (2.53%) SAP
11 20 (2.03%) F5
12 19 (1.93%) Sybase
13 18 (1.82%) NetApp
14 17 (1.72%) CheckPoint
15 16 (1.62%) Google
16 15 (1.52%) EMC
17 14 (1.42%) Juniper
18 13 (1.32%) SonicWALL
19 12 (1.22%) Palo Alto
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance & Benefits
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London
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London
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