The median annual salary for a Technical Consultant was £51,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Consultant
England / East of England
Rank 209 198 231
Rank change year-on-year -11 +33  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 38 71 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.63% 0.96% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 1.00% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 29 60 38
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £49,375
% change year-on-year +16.66% -8.86%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5797 7083 7273
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.09% 96.24% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4624 5713 5850
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £63,550
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +13 21 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Cambridgeshire 0 11 £35,000 - 4
Bedfordshire +16 3 £50,000 -15.96%
Essex +5 2 £51,250 -48.75%
Suffolk +22 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Technical Consultant
England

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 East of England region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 28 (38.89%) Java
2 20 (27.78%) Windows
3 17 (23.61%) MCSE
3 17 (23.61%) MS Excel
3 17 (23.61%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (23.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 16 (22.22%) .NET
5 14 (19.44%) Degree
5 14 (19.44%) Citrix
5 14 (19.44%) CCNA
6 13 (18.06%) VMware
7 12 (16.67%) Cisco
7 12 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (15.28%) Mathematics
8 11 (15.28%) Physics
8 11 (15.28%) Presales
8 11 (15.28%) Web Services
8 11 (15.28%) Change Management
9 10 (13.89%) Firewall
9 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (13.89%) C#
9 10 (13.89%) Office 365
9 10 (13.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 9 (12.50%) CCA
10 9 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
11 8 (11.11%) CCNP
11 8 (11.11%) C++

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (5.56%) OpenStack
1 4 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.78%) Apache
2 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.39%) SAS
3 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (23.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.39%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (13.89%) Office 365
3 4 (5.56%) IaaS
3 4 (5.56%) PaaS
4 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.89%) Firewall
2 7 (9.72%) LAN
2 7 (9.72%) SAN
2 7 (9.72%) WAN
3 6 (8.33%) Wireless
4 4 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.17%) MySQL
1 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
1 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) JIRA
1 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (6.94%) French Language
1 5 (6.94%) Italian Language
1 5 (6.94%) Spanish Language
2 2 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.22%) .NET
2 11 (15.28%) Web Services
3 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.78%) HTML
4 2 (2.78%) J2EE
4 2 (2.78%) Visualforce
5 1 (1.39%) CSS
5 1 (1.39%) Flash
5 1 (1.39%) HTML5
5 1 (1.39%) Middleware
5 1 (1.39%) REST
5 1 (1.39%) SOAP
5 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.78%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.39%) Clustering
6 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.39%) LPAR
6 1 (1.39%) Replication
6 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.78%) Windows
2 8 (11.11%) Linux
2 8 (11.11%) Unix
3 4 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.17%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.78%) AIX
6 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.28%) Change Management
1 11 (15.28%) Mathematics
1 11 (15.28%) Physics
1 11 (15.28%) Presales
2 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 8 (11.11%) Kanban
5 7 (9.72%) Waterfall
6 6 (8.33%) Logistics
7 5 (6.94%) Business Analysis
7 5 (6.94%) Migration
8 4 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.56%) Project Planning
8 4 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (4.17%) Business Transformation
9 3 (4.17%) Machine Learning
9 3 (4.17%) Server Building
9 3 (4.17%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (38.89%) Java
2 10 (13.89%) C#
3 8 (11.11%) C++
4 7 (9.72%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.33%) SQL
6 4 (5.56%) Perl
6 4 (5.56%) Python
6 4 (5.56%) Ruby
7 2 (2.78%) Apex Code
7 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.39%) ABAP
8 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (23.61%) Cisco Certification
1 17 (23.61%) MCSE
1 17 (23.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (19.44%) CCNA
2 14 (19.44%) Degree
3 10 (13.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (12.50%) CCA
4 9 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (11.11%) CCNP
6 6 (8.33%) MCSA
7 4 (5.56%) CCIE
8 1 (1.39%) MCP
8 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.39%) PowerHA
3 1 (1.39%) SRDF
3 1 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) SCCM
2 2 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.39%) Linux-HA
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.39%) Nagios
3 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.39%) ThinApp
3 1 (1.39%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.39%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (1.39%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.44%) Citrix
3 13 (18.06%) VMware
4 12 (16.67%) Cisco
5 5 (6.94%) Juniper
5 5 (6.94%) Palo Alto
6 4 (5.56%) F5
6 4 (5.56%) Oracle
7 3 (4.17%) Computacenter
7 3 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.78%) IBM
8 2 (2.78%) NetApp
8 2 (2.78%) Veeam
9 1 (1.39%) Adobe
9 1 (1.39%) Brocade
9 1 (1.39%) EMC
9 1 (1.39%) Hitachi
9 1 (1.39%) HP
9 1 (1.39%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.39%) SAP
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