The median annual salary for a Technical Consultant was - in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Consultant
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 38 43
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford - 0.53% 2.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.57% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Median salary - £53,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +92.72%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £48,875
% change year-on-year +16.66% -7.92%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 132 174 270
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 97.78% 93.05% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 108 153 201
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford that featured Technical Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in Bedford

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Technical Consultant in Bedford

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 across the Bedford region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Storage Virtualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Flash
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) ABAP
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Flash
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (25.00%) LPAR
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) AIX
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (50.00%) Storage Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) ABAP
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) PowerHA
1 1 (25.00%) SRDF
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Linux-HA
2 1 (25.00%) Nagios
2 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (25.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (25.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Brocade
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Hitachi
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam