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

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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 58 58
Rank change year-on-year +12 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 0.86% 0.61% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.63% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.66% -5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. 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
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 209 473 399
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 89.70% 95.75% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 166 328 325
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

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 30 April 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 Cheltenham region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Advertising
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (42.86%) Visualisation
4 3 (42.86%) Big Data
4 3 (42.86%) Cybercrime
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (28.57%) NAS
5 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (28.57%) EqualLogic
5 2 (28.57%) Aruba
5 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
5 2 (28.57%) Office 365
5 2 (28.57%) SonicWALL
5 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix

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 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) LAN
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 1 (14.29%) EJB
1 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Cybercrime
2 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Visualisation
2 2 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Android Development
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
2 2 (28.57%) Aruba
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) EqualLogic
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) SonicWALL