The table below looks at the statistics for the Technology Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technology Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technology Consultant
Rank 857 861 867
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technology Consultant 58 71 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.061% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.064% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 38 26 21
Average salary £52,500 £67,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,150 £67,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
-30.14% +37.75%

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
103370 110694 102634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.33% 94.52% 94.35%
Number of salaries quoted 85496 90365 85012
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technology Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technology Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technology Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technology Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Technology Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Technology Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technology Consultant over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 within the UK.

Technology Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Technology Consultant
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technology Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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 +21 50 £52,500 -22.22%
London +26 45 £55,000 -8.33%
Scotland +15 7 £46,800 +8.83%
Glasgow +18 6 £46,650 +8.48%
City of London +9 6 £50,750 -3.33%
North West - 2 £48,750 -
Manchester - 2 £48,750 -
Oxfordshire +5 1 £28,000 -60.00%
South East -7 1 £28,000 -52.34%
East of England - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £55,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £47,500 -
Oxford - 1 £28,000 -
Peterborough - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

Technology Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technology Consultant 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 Technology Consultant in their job title.

1 62 (48.06%) Finance
2 50 (38.76%) Degree
3 38 (29.46%) Banking
4 32 (24.81%) Oracle
4 32 (24.81%) Computer Science
5 27 (20.93%) Project Management
6 25 (19.38%) Mentoring
7 24 (18.60%) Relational Database
8 23 (17.83%) SDLC
8 23 (17.83%) Retail
8 23 (17.83%) Retail Banking
8 23 (17.83%) Java
9 21 (16.28%) Web Services
9 21 (16.28%) UML
9 21 (16.28%) Risk Management
10 20 (15.50%) SQL Server
11 19 (14.73%) OOP
11 19 (14.73%) SOAP
11 19 (14.73%) XML
11 19 (14.73%) XSL
11 19 (14.73%) RUP
11 19 (14.73%) XML Schema
11 19 (14.73%) Technical Architecture
11 19 (14.73%) Asset Management
11 19 (14.73%) Subversion
11 19 (14.73%) Software Engineering
11 19 (14.73%) Unit Testing
11 19 (14.73%) Multithreading
11 19 (14.73%) Electronic Trading
11 19 (14.73%) XPath

Technology Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technology Consultant 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 Technology Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.65%) IIS
1 6 (4.65%) NetWeaver
2 3 (2.33%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (10.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (7.75%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (3.10%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.65%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.78%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.10%) Firewall
2 3 (2.33%) Wireless
2 3 (2.33%) IP Telephony
3 2 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.55%) ISDN
3 2 (1.55%) LAN
3 2 (1.55%) WAN
3 2 (1.55%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.78%) DHCP
4 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.78%) DNS
4 1 (0.78%) Internet
4 1 (0.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.60%) Relational Database
2 20 (15.50%) SQL Server
3 14 (10.85%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (7.75%) Oracle Database
4 10 (7.75%) DB2
4 10 (7.75%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 10 (7.75%) Oracle9i Database
4 10 (7.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (4.65%) SAP BI
5 6 (4.65%) SAP HANA
6 4 (3.10%) Big Data
7 3 (2.33%) HBase
7 3 (2.33%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.33%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 19 (14.73%) Subversion
2 9 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 62 (48.06%) Finance
2 38 (29.46%) Banking
3 23 (17.83%) Retail
3 23 (17.83%) Retail Banking
4 18 (13.95%) Marketing
5 9 (6.98%) Investment Banking
6 6 (4.65%) Back Office
7 4 (3.10%) Wholesale Banking
8 3 (2.33%) Dutch Language
8 3 (2.33%) German Language
8 3 (2.33%) Italian Language
8 3 (2.33%) Spanish Language
9 2 (1.55%) Electronics
9 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.78%) Games
10 1 (0.78%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (16.28%) Web Services
2 19 (14.73%) XML
2 19 (14.73%) XSL
2 19 (14.73%) XML Schema
2 19 (14.73%) SOAP
3 14 (10.85%) .NET
4 10 (7.75%) J2EE
4 10 (7.75%) EJB
4 10 (7.75%) JDBC
4 10 (7.75%) JSP
4 10 (7.75%) Servlets
4 10 (7.75%) CORBA
4 10 (7.75%) J2SE
4 10 (7.75%) Java RMI
4 10 (7.75%) JavaBeans
5 9 (6.98%) .NET Remoting
5 9 (6.98%) .NET Framework
5 9 (6.98%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 9 (6.98%) WCF
6 6 (4.65%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 32 (24.81%) Computer Science
2 19 (14.73%) Hedge funds
3 11 (8.53%) Mobile App
4 10 (7.75%) N-Tier
5 9 (6.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (6.98%) Derivative
6 6 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.10%) Credit Risk
8 3 (2.33%) Data Integration
8 3 (2.33%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.33%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (2.33%) User Experience
9 2 (1.55%) DTV
10 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.78%) PMI
10 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.78%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.85%) Windows
2 8 (6.20%) Android
2 8 (6.20%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.93%) Project Management
2 25 (19.38%) Mentoring
3 23 (17.83%) SDLC
4 21 (16.28%) Risk Management
4 21 (16.28%) UML
5 19 (14.73%) OOP
5 19 (14.73%) RUP
5 19 (14.73%) Asset Management
5 19 (14.73%) Software Engineering
5 19 (14.73%) Technical Architecture
5 19 (14.73%) Unit Testing
5 19 (14.73%) Multithreading
5 19 (14.73%) Electronic Trading
6 17 (13.18%) PRINCE2
7 14 (10.85%) Business Analysis
8 13 (10.08%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (10.08%) Migration
8 13 (10.08%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (7.75%) Waterfall
10 9 (6.98%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 23 (17.83%) Java
2 19 (14.73%) XPath
3 14 (10.85%) SQL
4 11 (8.53%) C#
4 11 (8.53%) JavaScript
5 9 (6.98%) VB.NET
6 7 (5.43%) Perl
7 5 (3.88%) Python
8 4 (3.10%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.10%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.33%) VBA
9 3 (2.33%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.55%) C++
11 1 (0.78%) PHP
11 1 (0.78%) R
Qualifications
1 50 (38.76%) Degree
2 19 (14.73%) Brainbench
3 11 (8.53%) MBA
4 10 (7.75%) Sun Certification
5 5 (3.88%) PMI Certification
6 4 (3.10%) PMP
7 3 (2.33%) MCSE
7 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.78%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) COBIT
1 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.33%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.78%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (0.78%) MOM
Vendors
1 32 (24.81%) Oracle
2 16 (12.40%) Microsoft
3 15 (11.63%) SAP
4 13 (10.08%) Sun
5 10 (7.75%) Sybase
6 6 (4.65%) Murex
6 6 (4.65%) Misys
6 6 (4.65%) Calypso
7 4 (3.10%) Adobe
7 4 (3.10%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (3.10%) Temenos
7 4 (3.10%) IBM
8 2 (1.55%) TOWER Software
9 1 (0.78%) VMware
9 1 (0.78%) HP
9 1 (0.78%) Dell
9 1 (0.78%) Citrix