Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Consultant was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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

Technical Consultant
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 74 67
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 5 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 0.97% 2.61% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 2.70% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 13
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% - +18.28%
10th Percentile £41,750 £45,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £72,500 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £44,250 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -19.55% - +34.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies in Cheltenham with a recognized job title 498 704 688
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.70% 96.84% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 429 613 493
Cheltenham median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £27,600 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +1.22% +2.50%

Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings that featured Technical Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in Cheltenham

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Technical Consultant in Cheltenham

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, Technical Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheltenham region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (60.00%) Presales
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) HTTP
4 2 (40.00%) CodeSonar
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) API Design
4 2 (40.00%) git-flow
4 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (40.00%) Network Design
4 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Android
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) NAS
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (40.00%) SSL

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 2 (40.00%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) NAS
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (40.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (40.00%) CodeSonar
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) git-flow
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Robot Framework
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) Django
1 2 (40.00%) Java EE
1 2 (40.00%) LAMP
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
1 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (40.00%) STL
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Presales
2 2 (40.00%) API Design
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (40.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CCA
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Docker
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) 3PAR
3 2 (40.00%) Aruba
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) EqualLogic
3 2 (40.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (20.00%) Nimble Storage