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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 428 387 339
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 656 812 1024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.67% 0.76% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.79% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 555 690 848
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
94959 103109 113376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79822 84547 92802
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 May 2016 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 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -43 587 £52,500 +5.00% 97
London -32 296 £60,000 +9.09% 46
South East -24 118 £50,000 - 19
East of England +51 52 £60,000 +55.84% 8
Berkshire +9 50 £57,500 -4.16% 8
City of London +15 44 £60,000 +9.09% 19
Surrey +1 39 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire +10 33 £40,000 - 4
West Midlands -47 27 £50,000 -0.99% 4
Reading +22 25 £52,500 -12.50% 2
South West -30 25 £45,000 +15.38% 7
North West +1 17 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Birmingham -21 17 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Hampshire +14 16 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire +3 16 £40,000 +6.66% 4
West Yorkshire +2 15 £42,500 +22.30% 3
Hertfordshire +22 14 £57,500 +35.29% 3
Bedfordshire +17 14 £60,000 +118.18% 1
Leeds +8 14 £43,750 +25.89% 3
Manchester -5 14 £35,000 -24.73% 2
Wiltshire -11 14 £41,500 +10.66%
Swindon -13 14 £41,500 +10.66%
South Yorkshire +28 12 £40,000 -
Sheffield +26 12 £40,000 -
Dunstable - 11 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire +19 10 £36,250 -9.37% 2
Gloucestershire +8 9 £55,000 -2.22% 2
Wales +5 9 £45,000 +97.80% 1
Northern Ireland - 9 £40,000 -
County Antrim - 9 £40,000 -

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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.

1 431 (32.43%) SQL
2 408 (30.70%) Microsoft
3 390 (29.35%) Windows
4 364 (27.39%) Java
5 320 (24.08%) SQL Server
6 317 (23.85%) Presales
7 312 (23.48%) Finance
8 287 (21.60%) C#
9 284 (21.37%) Oracle
10 277 (20.84%) VMware
11 258 (19.41%) .NET
12 230 (17.31%) Degree
13 218 (16.40%) HTML
14 209 (15.73%) Active Directory
15 207 (15.58%) JavaScript
16 205 (15.43%) MS Excel
17 199 (14.97%) Windows Server
18 191 (14.37%) XML
19 172 (12.94%) Linux
20 168 (12.64%) VMware Infrastructure
21 158 (11.89%) Citrix
22 152 (11.44%) Web Services
23 147 (11.06%) Banking
24 139 (10.46%) Unix
25 138 (10.38%) ITIL
26 137 (10.31%) Project Management
27 133 (10.01%) Agile Software Development
28 128 (9.63%) Microsoft Certification
29 119 (8.95%) Hyper-V
30 113 (8.50%) Cisco

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
1 100 (7.52%) MS Exchange
2 77 (5.79%) WebLogic
3 74 (5.57%) SharePoint
4 61 (4.59%) WebSphere
5 56 (4.21%) JBoss
6 55 (4.14%) IIS
7 50 (3.76%) WebSphere Application Server
8 40 (3.01%) Skype for Business
9 35 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
10 25 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2007
11 22 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2010
12 20 (1.50%) Tomcat
13 18 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
14 15 (1.13%) Oracle Workflow
15 14 (1.05%) CMS
16 12 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
17 11 (0.83%) Node.js
18 9 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
19 8 (0.60%) ColdFusion
19 8 (0.60%) Drupal
Applications
1 205 (15.43%) MS Excel
2 60 (4.51%) MS Office
3 4 (0.30%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.23%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.075%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.075%) DOC1
6 1 (0.075%) MS Project
6 1 (0.075%) Revit
Business Applications
1 38 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (2.03%) BASE24
3 23 (1.73%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (0.90%) Oracle 11i
5 11 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
6 9 (0.68%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 7 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
8 6 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.30%) Finacle
9 4 (0.30%) Infor SunSystems
9 4 (0.30%) Misys Opics
9 4 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
9 4 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
9 4 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.30%) Temenos T24
10 3 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 3 (0.23%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 107 (8.05%) Office 365
2 104 (7.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 98 (7.37%) SaaS
4 50 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
5 40 (3.01%) PaaS
6 34 (2.56%) IaaS
7 25 (1.88%) Force.com
8 16 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
10 13 (0.98%) Yammer
11 9 (0.68%) GitHub
11 9 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
11 9 (0.68%) OneDrive
12 6 (0.45%) Google Analytics
13 5 (0.38%) Google Tag Manager
14 4 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
14 4 (0.30%) Google Apps
15 3 (0.23%) Azure Machine Learning
15 3 (0.23%) Google App Engine
15 3 (0.23%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 85 (6.40%) Firewall
2 66 (4.97%) SAN
3 59 (4.44%) DNS
4 53 (3.99%) WAN
5 47 (3.54%) TCP/IP
6 45 (3.39%) LAN
7 42 (3.16%) Internet
8 33 (2.48%) Wireless
9 29 (2.18%) NetScaler
9 29 (2.18%) Network Security
10 27 (2.03%) ATM
11 26 (1.96%) MPLS
12 23 (1.73%) VPN
13 21 (1.58%) NAS
13 21 (1.58%) Skype
14 17 (1.28%) DHCP
14 17 (1.28%) LDAP
15 16 (1.20%) Ethernet
16 15 (1.13%) SSL
17 12 (0.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 320 (24.08%) SQL Server
2 90 (6.77%) Big Data
3 85 (6.40%) Relational Database
4 72 (5.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 68 (5.12%) Oracle Database
6 67 (5.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 63 (4.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 52 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 40 (3.01%) DB2
10 31 (2.33%) Oracle9i Database
11 30 (2.26%) Oracle Database 10g
11 30 (2.26%) Oracle Database 11g
12 29 (2.18%) Oracle Reports
13 25 (1.88%) RDBMS
14 22 (1.66%) Oracle Database 12c
15 19 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 16 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
16 16 (1.20%) MySQL
17 15 (1.13%) MongoDB
17 15 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 30 (2.26%) Oracle Forms
2 22 (1.66%) Jenkins
2 22 (1.66%) Visual Studio
3 20 (1.50%) Selenium
4 19 (1.43%) Git (software)
5 18 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (1.13%) SoapUI
7 13 (0.98%) Ranorex
8 12 (0.90%) JIRA
8 12 (0.90%) Subversion
9 11 (0.83%) Cucumber
10 10 (0.75%) JMeter
10 10 (0.75%) Talend Open Studio
11 9 (0.68%) WebDriver
12 8 (0.60%) Appium
12 8 (0.60%) Gatling
12 8 (0.60%) JUnit
12 8 (0.60%) TeamCity
12 8 (0.60%) The Grinder
13 7 (0.53%) JDeveloper
General
1 312 (23.48%) Finance
2 147 (11.06%) Banking
3 67 (5.04%) Telecoms
4 53 (3.99%) Retail
5 37 (2.78%) Marketing
6 33 (2.48%) Back Office
7 32 (2.41%) Manufacturing
8 30 (2.26%) Financial Institution
9 29 (2.18%) French Language
10 26 (1.96%) Investment Banking
11 25 (1.88%) Advertising
12 21 (1.58%) Front Office
13 17 (1.28%) German Language
14 16 (1.20%) Games
14 16 (1.20%) International Banking
15 12 (0.90%) Legal
16 11 (0.83%) Retail Banking
17 8 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
18 7 (0.53%) Automotive
18 7 (0.53%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (19.41%) .NET
2 218 (16.40%) HTML
3 191 (14.37%) XML
4 152 (11.44%) Web Services
5 93 (7.00%) CSS
6 86 (6.47%) ASP.NET
7 64 (4.82%) J2EE
8 62 (4.67%) .NET Framework
9 46 (3.46%) Middleware
10 38 (2.86%) jQuery
11 36 (2.71%) Java EE
12 34 (2.56%) Ajax
13 33 (2.48%) SAML
13 33 (2.48%) Spring
13 33 (2.48%) XSLT
14 30 (2.26%) Hibernate
14 30 (2.26%) Visualforce
15 28 (2.11%) HTML5
15 28 (2.11%) WCF
16 27 (2.03%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 112 (8.43%) Computer Science
2 71 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
3 66 (4.97%) Enterprise Software
4 60 (4.51%) Data Centre
5 58 (4.36%) Visualisation
6 38 (2.86%) Mathematics
7 31 (2.33%) Cybercrime
7 31 (2.33%) iPhone
8 28 (2.11%) EFT
9 27 (2.03%) Clustering
9 27 (2.03%) Management Information System
10 26 (1.96%) PKI
11 24 (1.81%) Fintech
12 21 (1.58%) Driving Licence
13 18 (1.35%) Physics
14 17 (1.28%) Credit Risk
14 17 (1.28%) Private Cloud
15 15 (1.13%) Replication
16 11 (0.83%) Fixed Income
16 11 (0.83%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 390 (29.35%) Windows
2 199 (14.97%) Windows Server
3 172 (12.94%) Linux
4 139 (10.46%) Unix
5 106 (7.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 97 (7.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 43 (3.24%) Solaris
8 37 (2.78%) Android
9 35 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 31 (2.33%) Windows Phone
11 16 (1.20%) Windows 7
12 12 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (0.90%) Windows 8
13 11 (0.83%) Windows 10
14 10 (0.75%) Mac OS X
14 10 (0.75%) Ubuntu
15 9 (0.68%) CentOS
16 7 (0.53%) AIX
17 6 (0.45%) SUSE
17 6 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (23.85%) Presales
2 138 (10.38%) ITIL
3 137 (10.31%) Project Management
4 133 (10.01%) Agile Software Development
5 84 (6.32%) CRM
6 79 (5.94%) Migration
7 71 (5.34%) Service Management
8 66 (4.97%) Mentoring
9 64 (4.82%) Workflow
10 60 (4.51%) Web Development
11 57 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
11 57 (4.29%) SDLC
12 56 (4.21%) ITSM
13 55 (4.14%) Wealth Management
14 51 (3.84%) Disaster Recovery
15 49 (3.69%) Analytics
15 49 (3.69%) Business Analysis
16 47 (3.54%) SOA
17 46 (3.46%) Business Intelligence
17 46 (3.46%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 431 (32.43%) SQL
2 364 (27.39%) Java
3 287 (21.60%) C#
4 207 (15.58%) JavaScript
5 102 (7.67%) C++
6 99 (7.45%) Python
7 79 (5.94%) PowerShell
8 68 (5.12%) PL/SQL
9 60 (4.51%) Perl
10 41 (3.09%) T-SQL
11 38 (2.86%) VB.NET
12 31 (2.33%) Objective-C
13 30 (2.26%) Apex Code
13 30 (2.26%) C
14 19 (1.43%) Shell Script
14 19 (1.43%) VB
15 16 (1.20%) PHP
15 16 (1.20%) VBA
16 15 (1.13%) Ruby
17 13 (0.98%) Lua
Qualifications
1 230 (17.31%) Degree
2 128 (9.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 101 (7.60%) MCSE
4 68 (5.12%) Security Cleared
5 53 (3.99%) SC Cleared
6 41 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
7 34 (2.56%) MCP
7 34 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 33 (2.48%) DV Cleared
9 31 (2.33%) MCSA
10 28 (2.11%) MCITP
11 17 (1.28%) CCNP
12 16 (1.20%) CCA
12 16 (1.20%) CCIE
12 16 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
13 14 (1.05%) CCNA
14 12 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (0.90%) MCTS
15 10 (0.75%) PhD
16 8 (0.60%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (2.93%) QA
2 17 (1.28%) COBIT
3 16 (1.20%) SLA
4 12 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.38%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.23%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.23%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.15%) HL7
7 2 (0.15%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.15%) RMADS
8 1 (0.075%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.075%) Val IT
System Software
1 209 (15.73%) Active Directory
2 168 (12.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 119 (8.95%) Hyper-V
4 66 (4.97%) vSphere
5 55 (4.14%) XenApp
6 40 (3.01%) XenDesktop
7 25 (1.88%) XenServer
8 23 (1.73%) vCloud
9 9 (0.68%) KVM
10 5 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (0.38%) VMware ESX
10 5 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.30%) RHEV
11 4 (0.30%) Terminal Server
11 4 (0.30%) Xen
12 2 (0.15%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.15%) Docker
12 2 (0.15%) iptables
12 2 (0.15%) Veritas File System
12 2 (0.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 51 (3.84%) SCCM
2 26 (1.96%) SCOM
3 21 (1.58%) Puppet
3 21 (1.58%) Windows Intune
4 19 (1.43%) Oracle ZFS
5 16 (1.20%) Data Guard
5 16 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
6 11 (0.83%) Ansible
6 11 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (0.75%) SafeCom
7 10 (0.75%) vRealize
8 6 (0.45%) NetBackup
8 6 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (0.38%) NetIQ Identity Manager
9 5 (0.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 5 (0.38%) XenMobile
10 4 (0.30%) CFEngine
10 4 (0.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 4 (0.30%) Oracle Identity Management
10 4 (0.30%) yum
Vendors
1 408 (30.70%) Microsoft
2 284 (21.37%) Oracle
3 277 (20.84%) VMware
4 158 (11.89%) Citrix
5 113 (8.50%) Cisco
6 54 (4.06%) Salesforce.com
7 53 (3.99%) HP
8 50 (3.76%) NetApp
9 41 (3.09%) IBM
9 41 (3.09%) ServiceNow
10 37 (2.78%) Dell
11 25 (1.88%) SAP
12 21 (1.58%) Google
12 21 (1.58%) Sybase
13 20 (1.50%) Juniper
14 18 (1.35%) Apple
15 17 (1.28%) 3PAR
16 14 (1.05%) Hitachi
16 14 (1.05%) Red Hat
17 12 (0.90%) EMC
Surbiton, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 56 minutes ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 1 hour ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Healthcare
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Acumin
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic prospects
Posted: 8 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Bens + Stock
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £ 65K - 72K, plus a car allowance and bonus (up to £86K OTE)
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £ 95,000 + bonus (20-30%) + pension + healthcare + life insuranc
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum 7k Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum 7k Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + career prog, varied role
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 50,000-70,000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 3 days ago