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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Consultant
UK
Rank 448 430 378
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 458 655 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.54% 0.65% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.68% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 357 561 638
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.95%

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
81089 96565 99662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67342 81085 82844
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -30 422 £52,500 +5.00% 58
London -43 160 £55,000 +4.76% 25
South East +21 94 £55,000 - 14
Berkshire +43 47 £55,000 +4.76% 4
West Midlands +14 34 £60,000 +50.00% 2
East Midlands +17 31 £46,250 +12.12% 1
East of England +2 30 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Reading +50 27 £52,500 +47.88% 1
Nottinghamshire +10 25 £50,000 +21.21%
North West -22 23 £46,250 +8.82% 6
City of London 0 21 £50,000 -16.66% 10
Hertfordshire +18 20 £52,500 -16.00% 2
Oxfordshire +46 19 £43,750 +59.09% 3
South West +14 19 £47,500 -6.40% 2
Nottingham +6 19 £50,000 +33.33%
Birmingham -8 18 £61,250 +40.00% 1
Oxford +41 17 £52,500 +90.90% 2
Scotland +20 17 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Hampshire +13 16 £63,750 +50.00% 1
Yorkshire +12 15 £36,250 -9.37% 1
Manchester -31 15 £47,500 -5.00% 4
West Yorkshire +27 14 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Leeds +34 13 £36,250 -14.70% 1
Watford +9 12 £42,500 -8.10% 1
Glasgow +16 11 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Surrey -13 10 £37,500 -31.81% 3
Staffordshire - 9 £37,500 -
Wiltshire +27 8 £47,500 +26.66%
Gloucestershire -19 8 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire +9 7 £50,000 -5.66%

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 338 (33.33%) SQL
2 318 (31.36%) Java
3 310 (30.57%) Finance
4 269 (26.53%) Windows
5 249 (24.56%) Microsoft
6 214 (21.10%) Oracle
7 209 (20.61%) Presales
8 200 (19.72%) MS Excel
9 192 (18.93%) Linux
10 188 (18.54%) SQL Server
11 185 (18.24%) Banking
12 161 (15.88%) .NET
13 151 (14.89%) XML
14 148 (14.60%) VMware
15 147 (14.50%) Degree
16 142 (14.00%) C#
17 139 (13.71%) HTML
18 134 (13.21%) Unix
19 128 (12.62%) JavaScript
20 125 (12.33%) Active Directory
21 122 (12.03%) Windows Server
22 107 (10.55%) Project Management
23 100 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
24 92 (9.07%) Computer Science
25 86 (8.48%) WebSphere
26 84 (8.28%) VMware Infrastructure
27 83 (8.19%) SOA
28 82 (8.09%) Firewall
29 80 (7.89%) JBoss
30 78 (7.69%) Cisco Certification

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 86 (8.48%) WebSphere
2 80 (7.89%) JBoss
3 61 (6.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 55 (5.42%) WebSphere Application Server
5 50 (4.93%) WebLogic
6 39 (3.85%) MS Exchange
7 37 (3.65%) IIS
8 31 (3.06%) Tomcat
9 18 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (1.28%) OpenStack
11 12 (1.18%) SharePoint
12 9 (0.89%) Skype for Business
13 8 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
14 7 (0.69%) MQSeries
15 6 (0.59%) Umbraco
16 5 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
16 5 (0.49%) CMS
17 4 (0.39%) WebLogic Portal
18 3 (0.30%) Apache
Applications
1 200 (19.72%) MS Excel
2 38 (3.75%) MS Office
3 7 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.20%) MS Project
5 1 (0.099%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (2.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.58%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.49%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (0.49%) Temenos T24
5 4 (0.39%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.39%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.39%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.30%) Oracle HRMS
6 3 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.20%) BASE24
7 2 (0.20%) FLEXCUBE
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.20%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 71 (7.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (5.92%) SaaS
3 56 (5.52%) Office 365
4 33 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (3.25%) IaaS
5 23 (2.27%) PaaS
6 15 (1.48%) Azure Active Directory
6 15 (1.48%) Force.com
7 10 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.69%) GitHub
9 6 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.59%) G Suite
9 6 (0.59%) Slack
10 5 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.39%) Heroku
12 3 (0.30%) iPaaS
13 2 (0.20%) Mimecast
14 1 (0.099%) Dropbox
14 1 (0.099%) Oracle CX
14 1 (0.099%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 82 (8.09%) Firewall
2 76 (7.50%) WAN
3 62 (6.11%) TCP/IP
4 47 (4.64%) SSL
5 46 (4.54%) VPN
6 43 (4.24%) SAN
7 40 (3.94%) LAN
7 40 (3.94%) MPLS
8 23 (2.27%) Ethernet
9 21 (2.07%) DNS
10 20 (1.97%) Internet
10 20 (1.97%) Wireless
11 19 (1.87%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (1.58%) DSL
12 16 (1.58%) Network Security
12 16 (1.58%) VoIP
13 14 (1.38%) Cisco PIX
13 14 (1.38%) Remote Desktop
14 13 (1.28%) Intranet
14 13 (1.28%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (18.54%) SQL Server
2 67 (6.61%) Relational Database
3 47 (4.64%) DB2
4 44 (4.34%) RDBMS
5 38 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 37 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
7 35 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 28 (2.76%) Big Data
9 25 (2.47%) Oracle Database
10 22 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
11 19 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
12 16 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 15 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (1.28%) SAP HANA
15 12 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 10 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
17 9 (0.89%) MySQL
18 8 (0.79%) Hadoop
19 7 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
20 6 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (1.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 12 (1.18%) Jenkins
3 10 (0.99%) Gradle
4 7 (0.69%) Appium
4 7 (0.69%) Cucumber
4 7 (0.69%) Ranorex
4 7 (0.69%) Selenium
4 7 (0.69%) SoapUI
4 7 (0.69%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (0.59%) Buildbot
6 5 (0.49%) Gatling
6 5 (0.49%) JMeter
6 5 (0.49%) NeoLoad
6 5 (0.49%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (0.49%) WebLOAD
7 4 (0.39%) Log4j
7 4 (0.39%) SonarQube
7 4 (0.39%) WATIR
General
1 310 (30.57%) Finance
2 185 (18.24%) Banking
3 69 (6.80%) Telecoms
4 67 (6.61%) Retail
5 30 (2.96%) Advertising
5 30 (2.96%) Financial Institution
6 28 (2.76%) Marketing
6 28 (2.76%) Retail Banking
7 26 (2.56%) Investment Banking
8 22 (2.17%) International Banking
8 22 (2.17%) Manufacturing
9 18 (1.78%) Back Office
9 18 (1.78%) Publishing
10 17 (1.68%) Front Office
11 16 (1.58%) Law
12 13 (1.28%) Legal
13 11 (1.08%) French Language
14 8 (0.79%) German Language
15 7 (0.69%) Games
15 7 (0.69%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (15.88%) .NET
2 151 (14.89%) XML
3 139 (13.71%) HTML
4 67 (6.61%) Web Services
5 59 (5.82%) Java EE
6 44 (4.34%) CSS
7 39 (3.85%) J2EE
8 34 (3.35%) Middleware
9 32 (3.16%) AngularJS
9 32 (3.16%) ASP.NET
10 26 (2.56%) JSON
11 25 (2.47%) HTML5
12 24 (2.37%) SOAP
13 22 (2.17%) Spring
14 20 (1.97%) REST
15 18 (1.78%) Visualforce
16 15 (1.48%) Flash
16 15 (1.48%) JSP
16 15 (1.48%) React
17 12 (1.18%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 92 (9.07%) Computer Science
2 74 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (5.82%) Enterprise Software
4 40 (3.94%) Data Centre
5 38 (3.75%) Management Information System
6 36 (3.55%) Mathematics
7 34 (3.35%) Fintech
8 31 (3.06%) Physics
9 21 (2.07%) Visualisation
10 18 (1.78%) Cybercrime
11 15 (1.48%) Clustering
12 14 (1.38%) Credit Risk
12 14 (1.38%) NHS
12 14 (1.38%) User Experience
13 13 (1.28%) Replication
14 12 (1.18%) N-Tier
15 10 (0.99%) Derivative
16 9 (0.89%) Driving Licence
16 9 (0.89%) Hedge funds
16 9 (0.89%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 269 (26.53%) Windows
2 192 (18.93%) Linux
3 134 (13.21%) Unix
4 122 (12.03%) Windows Server
5 72 (7.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 70 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (1.68%) Windows 7
10 16 (1.58%) Android
10 16 (1.58%) CentOS
10 16 (1.58%) Ubuntu
11 11 (1.08%) AIX
12 10 (0.99%) Apple iOS
12 10 (0.99%) Debian
12 10 (0.99%) Solaris
13 8 (0.79%) Windows Phone
14 5 (0.49%) HPUX
14 5 (0.49%) Windows 10
15 4 (0.39%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (20.61%) Presales
2 107 (10.55%) Project Management
3 100 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
4 83 (8.19%) SOA
5 69 (6.80%) CRM
6 66 (6.51%) High Availability
7 63 (6.21%) Business Analysis
8 59 (5.82%) Business Intelligence
9 57 (5.62%) Analytics
10 54 (5.33%) Migration
11 50 (4.93%) Service Delivery
12 48 (4.73%) Time Management
13 44 (4.34%) Software Engineering
14 43 (4.24%) DevOps
15 37 (3.65%) ERP
16 36 (3.55%) ITIL
17 34 (3.35%) E-Commerce
18 32 (3.16%) Technical Architecture
19 30 (2.96%) Enterprise Architecture
19 30 (2.96%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 338 (33.33%) SQL
2 318 (31.36%) Java
3 142 (14.00%) C#
4 128 (12.62%) JavaScript
5 65 (6.41%) PL/SQL
6 62 (6.11%) C++
7 45 (4.44%) C
8 38 (3.75%) PHP
9 35 (3.45%) Python
10 34 (3.35%) Perl
11 33 (3.25%) PowerShell
12 26 (2.56%) Shell Script
13 23 (2.27%) VBA
14 21 (2.07%) Apex Code
15 20 (1.97%) Ruby
16 18 (1.78%) VB
17 17 (1.68%) T-SQL
18 13 (1.28%) Bash Shell
19 11 (1.08%) VB.NET
20 7 (0.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 147 (14.50%) Degree
2 78 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 72 (7.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 58 (5.72%) CCNA
5 51 (5.03%) MCSE
6 41 (4.04%) Security Cleared
7 33 (3.25%) CCIE
8 30 (2.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 28 (2.76%) SC Cleared
10 23 (2.27%) CCNP
11 18 (1.78%) DV Cleared
12 17 (1.68%) Citrix Certification
12 17 (1.68%) MCSA
13 16 (1.58%) CCA
14 14 (1.38%) MCP
15 13 (1.28%) MCITP
16 7 (0.69%) APMP
16 7 (0.69%) CCDA
16 7 (0.69%) CISSP
16 7 (0.69%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.28%) PCI DSS
1 13 (1.28%) QA
2 10 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 6 (0.59%) SLA
4 5 (0.49%) GAMP
4 5 (0.49%) ISO 9000
4 5 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.20%) EMIR
5 2 (0.20%) MiFID
6 1 (0.099%) COBIT
6 1 (0.099%) COSO
6 1 (0.099%) HL7
6 1 (0.099%) SEPA
System Software
1 125 (12.33%) Active Directory
2 84 (8.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (7.59%) Hyper-V
4 21 (2.07%) XenApp
5 19 (1.87%) Terminal Services
6 13 (1.28%) vSphere
7 12 (1.18%) XenDesktop
8 10 (0.99%) VMware ESX
9 7 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (0.59%) XenServer
11 5 (0.49%) Forefront TMG
11 5 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.39%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.39%) UAG
12 4 (0.39%) vCloud
13 3 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.20%) Apache Flume
14 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 23 (2.27%) SCCM
2 11 (1.08%) Backup Exec
3 8 (0.79%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (0.59%) SCOM
5 5 (0.49%) NetVault Backup
5 5 (0.49%) ThinApp
6 3 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (0.30%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (0.30%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.30%) Oracle Identity Management
6 3 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.20%) Aspera SmartTrack
7 2 (0.20%) HP UCMDB
7 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.20%) Nagios
7 2 (0.20%) Puppet
7 2 (0.20%) RSA Archer
7 2 (0.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.20%) vRealize
8 1 (0.099%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 249 (24.56%) Microsoft
2 214 (21.10%) Oracle
3 148 (14.60%) VMware
4 69 (6.80%) Cisco
4 69 (6.80%) Citrix
5 43 (4.24%) IBM
6 33 (3.25%) Salesforce.com
7 32 (3.16%) Dell
8 31 (3.06%) HP
8 31 (3.06%) Red Hat
9 29 (2.86%) SAP
10 22 (2.17%) Sybase
11 21 (2.07%) Juniper
12 20 (1.97%) F5
12 20 (1.97%) NetApp
13 18 (1.78%) CheckPoint
14 16 (1.58%) EMC
15 15 (1.48%) SonicWALL
16 12 (1.18%) Symantec
16 12 (1.18%) WatchGuard
London
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Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Brookes Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hiring People
Salary: £28k - 38k per year + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £45,000 - 65,000 + excellent benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance & Benefits
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Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Woking, Surrey
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Salary: From £50,000 to £56,000 per annum Circa £55000 + Bens (Depending on Ex
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Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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City, London
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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