The median annual salary for a Technical Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Technical Consultant
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 465 429 395
Rank change year-on-year -36 -34  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 468 595 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.57% 0.64% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.67% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 367 491 681
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,700 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 79382 89280 100510
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.54% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 65298 76096 83752
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 England

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in England

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Technical Consultant in England

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Consultant in England

Technical Consultant
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
London -62 189 £60,000 - 47
South East +44 113 £52,500 +5.00% 14
East of England -12 35 £55,000 - 5
North West -30 35 £42,500 +13.33% 11
West Midlands +9 26 £55,000 +12.82% 8
Yorkshire +4 26 £40,500 +1.25% 1
South West +9 24 £47,500 +5.55% 2
East Midlands +29 14 £45,000 -14.28% 2
North East +15 2 £39,250 -7.64% 1
Technical Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 England region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 222 (24.48%) Finance
2 221 (24.37%) Presales
3 218 (24.04%) SQL
4 206 (22.71%) Windows
5 193 (21.28%) Microsoft
6 185 (20.40%) Java
7 160 (17.64%) JavaScript
8 144 (15.88%) Degree
9 142 (15.66%) .NET
9 142 (15.66%) Agile Software Development
10 128 (14.11%) Oracle
11 124 (13.67%) C#
12 116 (12.79%) XML
13 114 (12.57%) Active Directory
14 111 (12.24%) HTML
15 109 (12.02%) SQL Server
16 107 (11.80%) VMware
17 103 (11.36%) Cisco
18 97 (10.69%) Windows Server
19 90 (9.92%) Computer Science
20 89 (9.81%) Analytical Skills
21 82 (9.04%) Banking
22 79 (8.71%) Firewall
23 78 (8.60%) CRM
24 76 (8.38%) Linux
25 75 (8.27%) Microsoft Certification
26 74 (8.16%) Office 365
26 74 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
27 71 (7.83%) Unix
27 71 (7.83%) Scrum

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 40 (4.41%) IIS
2 35 (3.86%) MS Exchange
3 30 (3.31%) WebSphere
4 26 (2.87%) Tomcat
5 24 (2.65%) WebLogic
6 23 (2.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 20 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 20 (2.21%) SharePoint
8 16 (1.76%) JBoss
9 14 (1.54%) Skype for Business
10 12 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (1.21%) Drupal
11 11 (1.21%) Oracle Workflow
12 10 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 10 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
12 10 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
13 8 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
14 7 (0.77%) SAS
15 6 (0.66%) GeoServer
16 5 (0.55%) Apache
Applications
1 30 (3.31%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (2.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.22%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.11%) CATIA
5 1 (0.11%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.11%) Revit
5 1 (0.11%) Simulink
5 1 (0.11%) Solid Edge
5 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 47 (5.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (2.32%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (1.87%) Oracle EBS R12
4 16 (1.76%) Dynamics NAV
5 14 (1.54%) Oracle ERP
6 9 (0.99%) Oracle Financials
6 9 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 8 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
7 8 (0.88%) Oracle HRMS
8 7 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
8 7 (0.77%) SAP S/4HANA
9 6 (0.66%) Oracle Payables
10 5 (0.55%) Oracle Receivables
10 5 (0.55%) Oracle Retail
10 5 (0.55%) SAP MM
10 5 (0.55%) SAP SD
11 4 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
11 4 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
11 4 (0.44%) Oracle Utilities
11 4 (0.44%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 74 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 74 (8.16%) Office 365
2 26 (2.87%) SaaS
3 22 (2.43%) Dynamics 365
4 21 (2.32%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (2.21%) G Suite
5 20 (2.21%) Slack
6 14 (1.54%) IaaS
7 9 (0.99%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 8 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.77%) Force.com
10 5 (0.55%) PaaS
10 5 (0.55%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 5 (0.55%) Taleo
11 4 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (0.44%) Oracle CX
12 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Service Cloud
12 1 (0.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 79 (8.71%) Firewall
2 42 (4.63%) SAN
3 36 (3.97%) WAN
4 33 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
5 31 (3.42%) VPN
6 26 (2.87%) Cisco PIX
7 24 (2.65%) DNS
8 21 (2.32%) MPLS
9 18 (1.98%) Internet
9 18 (1.98%) Wireless
10 17 (1.87%) LAN
10 17 (1.87%) Network Security
11 14 (1.54%) VoIP
12 13 (1.43%) Ethernet
13 12 (1.32%) Remote Desktop
13 12 (1.32%) TCP/IP
14 11 (1.21%) Skype
14 11 (1.21%) SSL
15 10 (1.10%) DHCP
15 10 (1.10%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (12.02%) SQL Server
2 32 (3.53%) Relational Database
3 29 (3.20%) Oracle Reports
4 25 (2.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 24 (2.65%) Big Data
6 13 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (1.21%) Oracle Database
7 11 (1.21%) RDBMS
8 10 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
9 9 (0.99%) GIS
9 9 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (0.88%) MySQL
11 7 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (0.66%) Data Mart
12 6 (0.66%) MS Access
12 6 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (0.55%) Cognos Impromptu
14 4 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 23 (2.54%) Jenkins
2 22 (2.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 21 (2.32%) Appium
3 21 (2.32%) Buildbot
3 21 (2.32%) Cucumber
3 21 (2.32%) Ranorex
3 21 (2.32%) Selenium
3 21 (2.32%) SoapUI
4 11 (1.21%) Oracle Forms
5 10 (1.10%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 9 (0.99%) Gatling
6 9 (0.99%) JMeter
6 9 (0.99%) NeoLoad
6 9 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 9 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (0.99%) WATIR
6 9 (0.99%) WebLOAD
7 8 (0.88%) Visual Studio
8 5 (0.55%) PeopleTools
9 4 (0.44%) MSI
General
1 222 (24.48%) Finance
2 82 (9.04%) Banking
3 45 (4.96%) Marketing
4 42 (4.63%) Retail
5 36 (3.97%) Legal
6 33 (3.64%) Telecoms
7 26 (2.87%) Manufacturing
8 20 (2.21%) Advertising
8 20 (2.21%) French Language
9 14 (1.54%) Financial Institution
9 14 (1.54%) Publishing
10 13 (1.43%) Spanish Language
11 11 (1.21%) German Language
11 11 (1.21%) Italian Language
11 11 (1.21%) Law
12 9 (0.99%) Electronics
13 8 (0.88%) Front Office
14 7 (0.77%) Automotive
14 7 (0.77%) Billing
15 4 (0.44%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (15.66%) .NET
2 116 (12.79%) XML
3 111 (12.24%) HTML
4 66 (7.28%) Web Services
5 49 (5.40%) CSS
6 37 (4.08%) JSON
7 30 (3.31%) jQuery
8 28 (3.09%) Middleware
9 26 (2.87%) AngularJS
9 26 (2.87%) ASP.NET
9 26 (2.87%) Spring
10 25 (2.76%) REST
11 21 (2.32%) JMS
11 21 (2.32%) SOAP
12 19 (2.09%) Servlets
13 18 (1.98%) JSP
14 17 (1.87%) J2EE
15 13 (1.43%) Node.js
15 13 (1.43%) Oracle Fusion
16 12 (1.32%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 90 (9.92%) Computer Science
2 89 (9.81%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
4 48 (5.29%) Management Information System
5 34 (3.75%) Data Centre
6 24 (2.65%) Hedge funds
7 17 (1.87%) SWIFT
8 15 (1.65%) Fintech
9 14 (1.54%) Clustering
9 14 (1.54%) PKI
9 14 (1.54%) User Experience
10 13 (1.43%) Derivative
11 11 (1.21%) Blackberry
12 10 (1.10%) Driving Licence
12 10 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
12 10 (1.10%) Mobile App
12 10 (1.10%) NHS
13 8 (0.88%) iPad
14 7 (0.77%) Replication
15 6 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 206 (22.71%) Windows
2 97 (10.69%) Windows Server
3 76 (8.38%) Linux
4 71 (7.83%) Unix
5 54 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 46 (5.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (1.87%) Windows 8
8 12 (1.32%) Apple iOS
8 12 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (0.66%) Windows Vista
9 6 (0.66%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.44%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.33%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.33%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.22%) CentOS
12 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.22%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.11%) VMS
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (24.37%) Presales
2 142 (15.66%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (8.60%) CRM
4 71 (7.83%) Scrum
5 70 (7.72%) Project Management
6 61 (6.73%) Migration
7 58 (6.39%) Mentoring
7 58 (6.39%) Software Engineering
8 56 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
9 52 (5.73%) SDLC
10 49 (5.40%) Stakeholder Management
11 46 (5.07%) Analytics
11 46 (5.07%) OO
11 46 (5.07%) SOA
12 45 (4.96%) Service Delivery
13 44 (4.85%) Customer Requirements
13 44 (4.85%) ITIL
14 37 (4.08%) ERP
15 33 (3.64%) Mathematics
16 32 (3.53%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 218 (24.04%) SQL
2 185 (20.40%) Java
3 160 (17.64%) JavaScript
4 124 (13.67%) C#
5 48 (5.29%) C
5 48 (5.29%) C++
5 48 (5.29%) Ruby
6 46 (5.07%) Python
7 40 (4.41%) Perl
7 40 (4.41%) PL/SQL
8 39 (4.30%) PHP
9 33 (3.64%) PowerShell
10 21 (2.32%) Scala
11 17 (1.87%) VBA
12 16 (1.76%) Shell Script
12 16 (1.76%) VB.NET
13 12 (1.32%) VB
14 11 (1.21%) ABAP
15 10 (1.10%) Apex Code
16 8 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 144 (15.88%) Degree
2 75 (8.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 67 (7.39%) MCSE
4 55 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (3.75%) Computer Science Degree
6 31 (3.42%) MCSA
7 29 (3.20%) CCNA
8 25 (2.76%) CCNP
9 23 (2.54%) CCIE
10 18 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 17 (1.87%) MCP
12 15 (1.65%) CISSP
13 14 (1.54%) CCA
13 14 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
14 12 (1.32%) CCSE
15 11 (1.21%) Security Cleared
16 10 (1.10%) CCIE Security
16 10 (1.10%) CSSLP
16 10 (1.10%) JNCIE
16 10 (1.10%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.10%) ISO 9000
1 10 (1.10%) SLA
2 8 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 8 (0.88%) QA
3 7 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.33%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.33%) SEPA
5 2 (0.22%) GAMP
6 1 (0.11%) ARP4754
6 1 (0.11%) ARP4761
6 1 (0.11%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.11%) DO-254
6 1 (0.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 114 (12.57%) Active Directory
2 61 (6.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (5.18%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.88%) Terminal Services
5 6 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (0.66%) XenApp
6 5 (0.55%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (0.55%) vSphere
7 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.33%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.22%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.22%) UAG
10 1 (0.11%) NFS
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Clusterware
10 1 (0.11%) Samba
10 1 (0.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 22 (2.43%) SCCM
2 18 (1.98%) Backup Exec
3 9 (0.99%) vRealize
4 8 (0.88%) vCenter Server
5 6 (0.66%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (0.44%) SCOM
6 4 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.33%) Nagios
7 3 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.22%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (0.22%) Cacti
8 2 (0.22%) Puppet
8 2 (0.22%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.11%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.11%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.11%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.11%) TADDM
9 1 (0.11%) WMI
Vendors
1 193 (21.28%) Microsoft
2 128 (14.11%) Oracle
3 107 (11.80%) VMware
4 103 (11.36%) Cisco
5 64 (7.06%) Citrix
6 31 (3.42%) Dell
7 29 (3.20%) IBM
7 29 (3.20%) Juniper
7 29 (3.20%) Salesforce.com
7 29 (3.20%) SAP
8 24 (2.65%) HP
8 24 (2.65%) SonicWALL
9 23 (2.54%) Google
9 23 (2.54%) Veeam
10 20 (2.21%) CheckPoint
10 20 (2.21%) Palo Alto
11 17 (1.87%) NetApp
12 14 (1.54%) EMC
13 11 (1.21%) Informatica
14 10 (1.10%) Cognos
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £28000 Per Annum Benefits and car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + £150 per day chargeable consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits+Car
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £72500 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits,Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Agile Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £90,000 per annum Based on experience + Bonus + Benefi
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent rates or salaries, bonus, bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago