Period
to 22 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Technical Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

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

Technical Consultant
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 267 315 295
Rank change year-on-year +48 -20 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 52 36 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.55% 0.30% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.31% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 43 34 49
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -15.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £41,250 £27,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £63,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 9,200 11,574 11,945
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.16% 96.88% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6,966 9,498 9,838
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% +1.12%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £26,133
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in the East of England

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Technical Consultant in the East of England

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Technical Consultant in the East of England

Technical Consultant
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +24 28 £50,000 - 5
Cambridgeshire +49 23 £52,500 +23.53% 5
Bedfordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Technical Consultant
England

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 East of England region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 20 (38.46%) Java
2 19 (36.54%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
5 15 (28.85%) XML
5 15 (28.85%) Windows
5 15 (28.85%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (28.85%) Mentoring
5 15 (28.85%) SaaS
5 15 (28.85%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
7 13 (25.00%) Project Management
7 13 (25.00%) Workflow
7 13 (25.00%) Linux
7 13 (25.00%) XSL
7 13 (25.00%) XHTML
7 13 (25.00%) XML Schema
7 13 (25.00%) Photoshop
7 13 (25.00%) CSS
7 13 (25.00%) JSP
7 13 (25.00%) C
7 13 (25.00%) C++
7 13 (25.00%) HTML
7 13 (25.00%) Ajax
7 13 (25.00%) Web Analytics
7 13 (25.00%) VMware
7 13 (25.00%) Multithreading
7 13 (25.00%) Android
7 13 (25.00%) Hyper-V

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 11 (21.15%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.92%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (28.85%) SaaS
2 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (23.08%) Office 365
3 7 (13.46%) IaaS
4 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) DNS
2 3 (5.77%) Firewall
2 3 (5.77%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.92%) LAN
3 1 (1.92%) Network Security
3 1 (1.92%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.92%) WAN
3 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) JIRA
General
1 1 (1.92%) Finance
1 1 (1.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.85%) XML
2 13 (25.00%) Ajax
2 13 (25.00%) CSS
2 13 (25.00%) HTML
2 13 (25.00%) HTML5
2 13 (25.00%) JSP
2 13 (25.00%) XHTML
2 13 (25.00%) XML Schema
2 13 (25.00%) XSL
3 2 (3.85%) WAP
4 1 (1.92%) .NET
4 1 (1.92%) J2EE
4 1 (1.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (28.85%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (9.62%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (7.69%) Smartphone
5 3 (5.77%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.85%) Infotainment
7 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Windows
2 13 (25.00%) Android
2 13 (25.00%) Linux
3 9 (17.31%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.69%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (5.77%) Windows 10
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.85%) Mentoring
3 13 (25.00%) Analytics
3 13 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 13 (25.00%) Desktop Publishing
3 13 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 13 (25.00%) Project Management
3 13 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 13 (25.00%) Web Analytics
3 13 (25.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
3 13 (25.00%) Workflow
4 11 (21.15%) Presales
5 9 (17.31%) Business Development
6 7 (13.46%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (7.69%) Migration
7 4 (7.69%) Multithreaded Programming
7 4 (7.69%) Process Improvement
7 4 (7.69%) Prototyping
7 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 20 (38.46%) Java
2 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
3 13 (25.00%) Apex Code
3 13 (25.00%) C
3 13 (25.00%) C++
4 7 (13.46%) SQL
5 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.92%) C#
6 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) CCNA
2 4 (7.69%) MCP
2 4 (7.69%) MCSA
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.92%) CCIE
3 1 (1.92%) CCIE Service Provider
System Software
1 13 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 12 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
4 5 (9.62%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (5.77%) XenApp
6 3 (5.77%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.85%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 4 (7.69%) SCVMM
1 4 (7.69%) vCenter Server
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (5.77%) SCCM
3 2 (3.85%) SCOM
4 1 (1.92%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Salesforce.com
2 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 13 (25.00%) VMware
4 5 (9.62%) HP
5 4 (7.69%) Dell
5 4 (7.69%) NetApp
5 4 (7.69%) Nimble Storage
5 4 (7.69%) Veeam
6 3 (5.77%) Citrix
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle
8 1 (1.92%) Cisco
8 1 (1.92%) IBM
8 1 (1.92%) Ivanti
8 1 (1.92%) Juniper
8 1 (1.92%) Meraki
8 1 (1.92%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.92%) SAP