The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 64 52 51
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 13 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.23% 1.51% 4.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 1.59% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 17
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -18.60%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.55% +0.55%
Job Titles Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
564 314 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.58% 94.86% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 409 239 228
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Consultant
Hertfordshire

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Watford

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (96.30%) VMware
3 20 (74.07%) HP
3 20 (74.07%) Hyper-V
4 19 (70.37%) Lync
4 19 (70.37%) Time Management
4 19 (70.37%) MS Excel
4 19 (70.37%) MS Exchange
5 18 (66.67%) SCCM
6 17 (62.96%) MCITP
6 17 (62.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (59.26%) SAN
7 16 (59.26%) Cisco
7 16 (59.26%) XenApp
7 16 (59.26%) XenDesktop
8 15 (55.56%) CCNP
8 15 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (51.85%) NetApp
9 14 (51.85%) vSphere
10 13 (48.15%) NCDA
10 13 (48.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 12 (44.44%) Firewall
11 12 (44.44%) iSCSI
11 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (44.44%) NCIE
11 12 (44.44%) Office 365
11 12 (44.44%) DNS
11 12 (44.44%) EMC
11 12 (44.44%) Citrix
12 11 (40.74%) VPN

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (70.37%) Lync
1 19 (70.37%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (22.22%) SAS
4 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (70.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (44.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) SAN
2 12 (44.44%) Firewall
2 12 (44.44%) iSCSI
2 12 (44.44%) DNS
3 11 (40.74%) VPN
4 6 (22.22%) NetScaler
4 6 (22.22%) NAS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) EqualLogic
2 2 (7.41%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Time Management
2 6 (22.22%) Network Design
2 6 (22.22%) Migration
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) MCITP
1 17 (62.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (55.56%) CCNP
2 15 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (48.15%) NCDA
3 13 (48.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (44.44%) NCIE
5 11 (40.74%) MCSE
6 10 (37.04%) VCAP
7 6 (22.22%) CCNA
8 4 (14.81%) MCTS
9 1 (3.70%) CCA
9 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 20 (74.07%) Hyper-V
2 16 (59.26%) XenApp
2 16 (59.26%) XenDesktop
3 14 (51.85%) vSphere
4 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (37.04%) XenServer
5 10 (37.04%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (29.63%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (14.81%) VMware ESX
8 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (66.67%) SCCM
2 8 (29.63%) SCOM
3 4 (14.81%) NetBackup
3 4 (14.81%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (96.30%) VMware
3 20 (74.07%) HP
4 16 (59.26%) Cisco
5 14 (51.85%) NetApp
6 12 (44.44%) EMC
6 12 (44.44%) Citrix
7 10 (37.04%) Dell
8 8 (29.63%) IBM
9 6 (22.22%) WatchGuard
9 6 (22.22%) Juniper
10 4 (14.81%) PlateSpin
10 4 (14.81%) Veeam
10 4 (14.81%) Symantec
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago