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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 428 386 345
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 650 834 1011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.66% 0.76% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.79% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 533 724 867
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 £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +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
94824 105610 114571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79970 87076 93773
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 £70,000 £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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -47 592 £52,500 +5.00% 87
London -4 307 £60,000 +9.09% 36
South East -39 123 £50,000 - 21
Berkshire -7 57 £52,500 -16.00% 9
City of London +52 52 £60,000 +9.09% 11
East of England +42 46 £55,000 +31.34% 6
Surrey +14 36 £50,000 - 4
Reading +3 30 £47,500 -24.00% 4
North West +10 26 £37,500 -6.25% 6
West Midlands -36 26 £48,750 -2.50% 5
Yorkshire +7 25 £40,000 - 3
South West -24 22 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Manchester -8 20 £35,500 +1.42% 5
Cambridgeshire -4 16 £41,500 -2.35% 1
Hertfordshire +33 14 £57,500 +35.29% 4
Oxfordshire -26 13 £27,500 -8.33% 3
Birmingham -33 13 £47,500 -9.52% 4
Hampshire -4 12 £45,000 - 1
West Yorkshire -8 11 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Scotland -15 11 £53,250 -13.41% 1
Leeds +2 10 £42,500 -20.56% 2
Oxford -15 10 £27,500 -8.33% 3
Sheffield +23 9 £38,000 -5.00%
South Yorkshire +22 9 £38,000 -5.00%
Bedfordshire +20 9 £60,000 +118.18%
Gloucestershire 0 9 £55,000 - 1
Wales +10 8 £45,000 +100.00% 3
Wiltshire +6 8 £43,750 +18.64% 1
Cambridge +3 8 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Dunstable - 8 £60,000 -

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 441 (33.06%) SQL
2 426 (31.93%) Microsoft
3 399 (29.91%) Windows
4 352 (26.39%) Java
5 341 (25.56%) Finance
6 333 (24.96%) SQL Server
7 303 (22.71%) Presales
8 282 (21.14%) C#
9 280 (20.99%) Oracle
10 278 (20.84%) VMware
11 263 (19.72%) .NET
12 236 (17.69%) Degree
13 224 (16.79%) Active Directory
14 217 (16.27%) Windows Server
15 210 (15.74%) MS Excel
16 205 (15.37%) HTML
17 199 (14.92%) JavaScript
18 181 (13.57%) XML
19 170 (12.74%) Linux
20 163 (12.22%) VMware Infrastructure
21 158 (11.84%) Citrix
22 151 (11.32%) Banking
23 150 (11.24%) Web Services
24 137 (10.27%) Unix
25 133 (9.97%) ITIL
26 131 (9.82%) Project Management
27 126 (9.45%) Hyper-V
28 125 (9.37%) Microsoft Certification
29 123 (9.22%) Agile Software Development
30 118 (8.85%) 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 98 (7.35%) MS Exchange
2 80 (6.00%) SharePoint
3 67 (5.02%) IIS
3 67 (5.02%) WebSphere
4 65 (4.87%) JBoss
5 63 (4.72%) WebLogic
6 59 (4.42%) WebSphere Application Server
7 42 (3.15%) Skype for Business
8 36 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
9 28 (2.10%) Tomcat
10 26 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2007
11 21 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
12 16 (1.20%) CMS
13 12 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
13 12 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
14 11 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
14 11 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
15 10 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
16 8 (0.60%) ColdFusion
16 8 (0.60%) Drupal
Applications
1 210 (15.74%) MS Excel
2 64 (4.80%) MS Office
3 7 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.30%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.22%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.075%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.075%) DOC1
6 1 (0.075%) Revit
Business Applications
1 52 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (2.10%) BASE24
3 16 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (0.82%) Oracle 11i
5 8 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (0.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 7 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
7 6 (0.45%) Sage X3
8 5 (0.37%) SAP MM
8 5 (0.37%) SAP SD
9 4 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.30%) Finacle
9 4 (0.30%) Misys Opics
9 4 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.30%) Temenos T24
10 3 (0.22%) assyst
10 3 (0.22%) PeopleSoft HCM
11 2 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
11 2 (0.15%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 117 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 110 (8.25%) Office 365
3 90 (6.75%) SaaS
4 51 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
5 41 (3.07%) PaaS
6 40 (3.00%) IaaS
7 23 (1.72%) Force.com
8 18 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
9 17 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
10 13 (0.97%) Yammer
11 9 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
11 9 (0.67%) OneDrive
12 8 (0.60%) GitHub
13 7 (0.52%) Google Analytics
14 6 (0.45%) Google Apps
15 5 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
15 5 (0.37%) Google Tag Manager
16 3 (0.22%) Azure Machine Learning
16 3 (0.22%) Google App Engine
16 3 (0.22%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 100 (7.50%) Firewall
2 73 (5.47%) DNS
3 65 (4.87%) SAN
4 55 (4.12%) WAN
5 51 (3.82%) TCP/IP
6 44 (3.30%) LAN
7 41 (3.07%) Internet
8 31 (2.32%) NetScaler
9 29 (2.17%) MPLS
9 29 (2.17%) SSL
9 29 (2.17%) VPN
10 28 (2.10%) ATM
11 27 (2.02%) Wireless
12 26 (1.95%) Network Security
13 22 (1.65%) Skype
14 20 (1.50%) DHCP
14 20 (1.50%) Ethernet
14 20 (1.50%) NAS
15 17 (1.27%) LDAP
15 17 (1.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 333 (24.96%) SQL Server
2 91 (6.82%) Relational Database
3 83 (6.22%) Big Data
4 77 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 68 (5.10%) Oracle Database
6 52 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 50 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 49 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 47 (3.52%) DB2
10 33 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
11 31 (2.32%) RDBMS
12 29 (2.17%) Oracle9i Database
13 28 (2.10%) Oracle Database 10g
13 28 (2.10%) Oracle Database 11g
14 22 (1.65%) MySQL
15 21 (1.57%) Oracle Database 12c
16 18 (1.35%) Azure SQL Database
17 17 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 16 (1.20%) Hadoop
19 15 (1.12%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
2 25 (1.87%) Selenium
3 24 (1.80%) Visual Studio
4 19 (1.42%) Git (software)
4 19 (1.42%) Jenkins
5 18 (1.35%) SoapUI
6 16 (1.20%) Cucumber
6 16 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (1.12%) WebDriver
8 14 (1.05%) Ranorex
9 12 (0.90%) JMeter
10 10 (0.75%) SpecFlow
11 9 (0.67%) JIRA
12 8 (0.60%) Appium
12 8 (0.60%) eggPlant
12 8 (0.60%) Gatling
12 8 (0.60%) JUnit
12 8 (0.60%) Subversion
12 8 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
12 8 (0.60%) The Grinder
General
1 341 (25.56%) Finance
2 151 (11.32%) Banking
3 74 (5.55%) Telecoms
4 57 (4.27%) Retail
5 37 (2.77%) Back Office
6 36 (2.70%) Marketing
7 35 (2.62%) Financial Institution
8 31 (2.32%) French Language
9 30 (2.25%) Investment Banking
10 27 (2.02%) Front Office
11 25 (1.87%) Advertising
12 20 (1.50%) Manufacturing
13 17 (1.27%) Games
13 17 (1.27%) German Language
14 16 (1.20%) International Banking
14 16 (1.20%) Retail Banking
15 11 (0.82%) Legal
16 10 (0.75%) Local Government
17 8 (0.60%) Italian Language
18 6 (0.45%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (19.72%) .NET
2 205 (15.37%) HTML
3 181 (13.57%) XML
4 150 (11.24%) Web Services
5 101 (7.57%) CSS
6 92 (6.90%) ASP.NET
7 58 (4.35%) .NET Framework
8 46 (3.45%) J2EE
9 44 (3.30%) Java EE
10 42 (3.15%) jQuery
11 36 (2.70%) XSLT
12 32 (2.40%) Ajax
12 32 (2.40%) Middleware
12 32 (2.40%) SAML
13 31 (2.32%) HTML5
14 30 (2.25%) FIX Protocol
15 27 (2.02%) SOAP
15 27 (2.02%) Visualforce
16 26 (1.95%) WCF
17 20 (1.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 108 (8.10%) Computer Science
2 72 (5.40%) Enterprise Software
3 70 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
4 55 (4.12%) Data Centre
5 44 (3.30%) Visualisation
6 41 (3.07%) Mathematics
7 30 (2.25%) PKI
8 29 (2.17%) Clustering
8 29 (2.17%) EFT
9 28 (2.10%) Management Information System
10 26 (1.95%) Fintech
11 23 (1.72%) Driving Licence
12 22 (1.65%) Replication
13 19 (1.42%) Physics
13 19 (1.42%) Private Cloud
14 16 (1.20%) Credit Risk
14 16 (1.20%) Cybercrime
14 16 (1.20%) iPhone
15 15 (1.12%) Fixed Income
15 15 (1.12%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 399 (29.91%) Windows
2 217 (16.27%) Windows Server
3 170 (12.74%) Linux
4 137 (10.27%) Unix
5 113 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 103 (7.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 48 (3.60%) Solaris
8 34 (2.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (1.57%) Android
10 18 (1.35%) Windows 8
11 17 (1.27%) Windows 7
12 16 (1.20%) Ubuntu
12 16 (1.20%) Windows Phone
13 11 (0.82%) Windows 10
14 10 (0.75%) AIX
14 10 (0.75%) CentOS
14 10 (0.75%) Mac OS X
15 9 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 6 (0.45%) Mac OS
16 6 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (22.71%) Presales
2 133 (9.97%) ITIL
3 131 (9.82%) Project Management
4 123 (9.22%) Agile Software Development
5 93 (6.97%) CRM
6 85 (6.37%) Migration
7 67 (5.02%) Mentoring
8 63 (4.72%) Service Management
9 57 (4.27%) Analytics
10 55 (4.12%) SDLC
11 54 (4.05%) Workflow
12 51 (3.82%) ITSM
12 51 (3.82%) SOA
13 49 (3.67%) Business Analysis
13 49 (3.67%) Wealth Management
14 48 (3.60%) Web Development
15 46 (3.45%) High Availability
16 43 (3.22%) Disaster Recovery
17 42 (3.15%) Data Migration
18 40 (3.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 441 (33.06%) SQL
2 352 (26.39%) Java
3 282 (21.14%) C#
4 199 (14.92%) JavaScript
5 94 (7.05%) C++
6 86 (6.45%) Python
7 83 (6.22%) PowerShell
8 70 (5.25%) PL/SQL
9 62 (4.65%) Perl
10 41 (3.07%) VB.NET
11 37 (2.77%) T-SQL
12 36 (2.70%) C
13 26 (1.95%) Apex Code
14 19 (1.42%) VB
15 17 (1.27%) Objective-C
15 17 (1.27%) PHP
16 16 (1.20%) Lua
17 15 (1.12%) Ruby
18 14 (1.05%) Shell Script
19 13 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 236 (17.69%) Degree
2 125 (9.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 97 (7.27%) MCSE
4 60 (4.50%) Security Cleared
5 45 (3.37%) SC Cleared
6 43 (3.22%) Cisco Certification
7 36 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 34 (2.55%) MCP
9 29 (2.17%) MCITP
9 29 (2.17%) MCSA
10 18 (1.35%) DV Cleared
11 17 (1.27%) CCA
11 17 (1.27%) CCIE
11 17 (1.27%) CCNA
11 17 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
12 15 (1.12%) CCNP
13 14 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (0.90%) MCTS
14 12 (0.90%) SANS
15 10 (0.75%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (2.47%) QA
2 16 (1.20%) COBIT
3 15 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (0.97%) SLA
5 6 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.37%) ISO 14001
7 3 (0.22%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.15%) HL7
8 2 (0.15%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.15%) RMADS
9 1 (0.075%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 224 (16.79%) Active Directory
2 163 (12.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 126 (9.45%) Hyper-V
4 70 (5.25%) vSphere
5 56 (4.20%) XenApp
6 41 (3.07%) XenDesktop
7 25 (1.87%) vCloud
8 24 (1.80%) XenServer
9 13 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
10 10 (0.75%) Terminal Services
11 9 (0.67%) KVM
11 9 (0.67%) VMware ESX
12 5 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (0.37%) Xen
13 4 (0.30%) RHEV
14 3 (0.22%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
14 3 (0.22%) Terminal Server
15 2 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
15 2 (0.15%) Snort
Systems Management
1 51 (3.82%) SCCM
2 25 (1.87%) Microsoft Intune
3 24 (1.80%) SCOM
4 21 (1.57%) Puppet
5 18 (1.35%) Oracle ZFS
6 16 (1.20%) Data Guard
6 16 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
7 12 (0.90%) vRealize
8 11 (0.82%) Ansible
8 11 (0.82%) Microsoft Clustering
9 10 (0.75%) SafeCom
10 6 (0.45%) Failover Clustering
10 6 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (0.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 6 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 6 (0.45%) XenMobile
11 5 (0.37%) NetIQ Identity Manager
11 5 (0.37%) SCVMM
12 4 (0.30%) CFEngine
13 3 (0.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 426 (31.93%) Microsoft
2 280 (20.99%) Oracle
3 278 (20.84%) VMware
4 158 (11.84%) Citrix
5 118 (8.85%) Cisco
6 54 (4.05%) HP
7 51 (3.82%) Salesforce.com
8 41 (3.07%) NetApp
9 39 (2.92%) IBM
10 36 (2.70%) ServiceNow
11 34 (2.55%) Dell
12 24 (1.80%) Google
12 24 (1.80%) SAP
13 23 (1.72%) Juniper
14 21 (1.57%) Sybase
15 17 (1.27%) Apple
16 15 (1.12%) 3PAR
16 15 (1.12%) Red Hat
17 13 (0.97%) SolarWinds
17 13 (0.97%) SonicWALL
Wigan, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £30,000 per annum 20% Commission up to 150K billings, 40% thereafter
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 basic + 30% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Bens + Stock
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £64000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Pesaro
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Flex Benefits + Car
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
SDC
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Car Allowance + OT + Bens + Home
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Car Allowance + OT + Bens + Home b
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus Bens
Posted: 5 days ago