The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 47 64 58
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 11 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.03% 0.18% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 0.19% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 13
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £70,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
Technical Consultant
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region. 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
524 539 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.86% 99.63% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 442 413 442
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Watford region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Watford

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
1 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
2 8 (61.54%) MCSE
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (38.46%) MCITP
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) C#
5 3 (23.08%) HTML
5 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) German Language
5 3 (23.08%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) Presales
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
7 1 (7.69%) Service Management
7 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
7 1 (7.69%) Migration
7 1 (7.69%) Citrix
7 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (7.69%) B2B
7 1 (7.69%) CRM

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 3 (23.08%) German Language
2 1 (7.69%) French Language
2 1 (7.69%) Italian Language
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (7.69%) Spanish Language
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) jQuery
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
1 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Presales
2 1 (7.69%) B2B
2 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Coaching
2 1 (7.69%) CRM
2 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Service Management
2 1 (7.69%) Time Management
2 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C#
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
1 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) MCSE
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (38.46%) MCITP
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) SAP