The median annual salary for a Technical Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Consultant
UK / England
Rank 445 427 393
Rank change year-on-year -18 -34  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 439 639 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.55% 0.66% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.69% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 312 544 621
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
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 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 76808 93068 95575
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64249 78721 78814
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 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 March 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 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
London +1 197 £60,000 +9.09% 24
South East +49 109 £52,500 +2.43% 12
East of England -11 38 £51,500 +3.00% 8
East Midlands +8 18 £20,500 -54.44% 4
Yorkshire +3 18 £47,500 +18.75% 5
North West -15 18 £45,000 +20.00% 5
West Midlands +10 15 £52,500 +18.64% 2
South West -19 15 £43,750 +9.37% 6
North East 0 2 £60,000 +179.06% 2
Technical Consultant
UK

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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

1 280 (31.08%) SQL
2 254 (28.19%) Finance
3 240 (26.64%) Java
4 217 (24.08%) Windows
5 198 (21.98%) Microsoft
6 178 (19.76%) Presales
7 161 (17.87%) MS Excel
7 161 (17.87%) .NET
8 159 (17.65%) Oracle
9 151 (16.76%) Degree
10 148 (16.43%) SQL Server
11 144 (15.98%) C#
12 126 (13.98%) Banking
13 124 (13.76%) JavaScript
14 123 (13.65%) Active Directory
15 122 (13.54%) VMware
16 116 (12.87%) Linux
17 115 (12.76%) XML
18 108 (11.99%) HTML
18 108 (11.99%) Agile Software Development
19 104 (11.54%) Computer Science
20 102 (11.32%) Windows Server
21 89 (9.88%) Cisco
22 88 (9.77%) Unix
23 85 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
24 77 (8.55%) Project Management
25 75 (8.32%) Firewall
26 68 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
26 68 (7.55%) Office 365
27 66 (7.33%) CRM

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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 49 (5.44%) WebSphere
2 45 (4.99%) IIS
3 38 (4.22%) JBoss
4 31 (3.44%) MS Exchange
4 31 (3.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 30 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 25 (2.77%) WebLogic
7 22 (2.44%) SharePoint
8 21 (2.33%) Tomcat
9 17 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
10 10 (1.11%) OpenStack
10 10 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
10 10 (1.11%) Skype for Business
11 7 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (0.78%) Umbraco
12 6 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (0.44%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 161 (17.87%) MS Excel
2 33 (3.66%) MS Office
3 4 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.22%) MS Project
5 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 36 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (0.89%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (0.55%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.44%) Oracle HRMS
6 4 (0.44%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.33%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 3 (0.33%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.22%) BASE24
8 2 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (0.22%) Postilion
8 2 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 68 (7.55%) Office 365
2 62 (6.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (3.77%) SaaS
4 26 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (2.11%) IaaS
6 18 (2.00%) G Suite
6 18 (2.00%) Slack
7 12 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (1.22%) Force.com
9 10 (1.11%) PaaS
10 6 (0.67%) GitHub
11 4 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (0.44%) Heroku
12 3 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.33%) iPaaS
12 3 (0.33%) Oracle CX
12 3 (0.33%) Taleo
13 1 (0.11%) FinancialForce.com
13 1 (0.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 75 (8.32%) Firewall
2 57 (6.33%) WAN
3 44 (4.88%) SAN
4 40 (4.44%) VPN
5 34 (3.77%) TCP/IP
6 30 (3.33%) LAN
6 30 (3.33%) MPLS
7 28 (3.11%) Cisco ASA
8 27 (3.00%) DNS
9 24 (2.66%) SSL
10 21 (2.33%) Internet
10 21 (2.33%) Network Security
11 18 (2.00%) Cisco PIX
11 18 (2.00%) Ethernet
12 17 (1.89%) Wireless
13 12 (1.33%) Intranet
13 12 (1.33%) VoIP
14 11 (1.22%) SDH
15 10 (1.11%) BGP
15 10 (1.11%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (16.43%) SQL Server
2 32 (3.55%) Relational Database
3 30 (3.33%) Big Data
4 26 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (2.55%) DB2
6 23 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (2.11%) Crystal Reports
7 19 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
8 18 (2.00%) RDBMS
9 16 (1.78%) Oracle Database
10 13 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (1.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 9 (1.00%) SAP HANA
13 8 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (0.78%) Hadoop
14 7 (0.78%) MySQL
14 7 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
15 6 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 24 (2.66%) Jenkins
2 18 (2.00%) Appium
2 18 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 18 (2.00%) Buildbot
2 18 (2.00%) Cucumber
2 18 (2.00%) Ranorex
2 18 (2.00%) Selenium
2 18 (2.00%) SoapUI
3 16 (1.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 10 (1.11%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 8 (0.89%) Gatling
5 8 (0.89%) JMeter
5 8 (0.89%) NeoLoad
5 8 (0.89%) WATIR
5 8 (0.89%) WebLOAD
6 7 (0.78%) Gradle
7 5 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.44%) PeopleTools
8 4 (0.44%) SonarQube
8 4 (0.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 254 (28.19%) Finance
2 126 (13.98%) Banking
3 41 (4.55%) Retail
4 37 (4.11%) Telecoms
5 29 (3.22%) Legal
5 29 (3.22%) Marketing
6 23 (2.55%) Advertising
7 16 (1.78%) Publishing
8 14 (1.55%) Financial Institution
9 13 (1.44%) French Language
9 13 (1.44%) German Language
9 13 (1.44%) International Banking
9 13 (1.44%) Manufacturing
10 12 (1.33%) Law
11 11 (1.22%) Spanish Language
12 9 (1.00%) Front Office
13 8 (0.89%) Italian Language
14 7 (0.78%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.55%) Back Office
16 4 (0.44%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (17.87%) .NET
2 115 (12.76%) XML
3 108 (11.99%) HTML
4 61 (6.77%) Web Services
5 37 (4.11%) JSON
6 35 (3.88%) CSS
7 33 (3.66%) AngularJS
8 29 (3.22%) ASP.NET
9 28 (3.11%) J2EE
10 25 (2.77%) Middleware
11 24 (2.66%) Java EE
12 23 (2.55%) REST
13 21 (2.33%) Spring
14 20 (2.22%) Flash
15 18 (2.00%) jQuery
16 17 (1.89%) Node.js
16 17 (1.89%) Ruby on Rails
16 17 (1.89%) Visualforce
17 14 (1.55%) HTML5
18 13 (1.44%) React
Miscellaneous
1 104 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 85 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
4 40 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 39 (4.33%) Data Centre
6 21 (2.33%) User Experience
7 19 (2.11%) Fintech
8 18 (2.00%) Hedge funds
9 15 (1.66%) Clustering
10 14 (1.55%) N-Tier
11 12 (1.33%) Derivative
12 11 (1.22%) Mobile App
13 10 (1.11%) Driving Licence
13 10 (1.11%) NHS
14 8 (0.89%) Cybercrime
15 7 (0.78%) PKI
15 7 (0.78%) Public Cloud
16 5 (0.55%) Blackberry
16 5 (0.55%) Credit Risk
16 5 (0.55%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 217 (24.08%) Windows
2 116 (12.87%) Linux
3 102 (11.32%) Windows Server
4 88 (9.77%) Unix
5 57 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 57 (6.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (1.78%) Windows 7
9 14 (1.55%) Windows 8
10 13 (1.44%) Apple iOS
11 10 (1.11%) Ubuntu
12 9 (1.00%) CentOS
12 9 (1.00%) Debian
13 8 (0.89%) AIX
14 5 (0.55%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.44%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.44%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.33%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (19.76%) Presales
2 108 (11.99%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (8.55%) Project Management
4 66 (7.33%) CRM
5 60 (6.66%) Analytics
6 58 (6.44%) SOA
7 55 (6.10%) Migration
7 55 (6.10%) Software Engineering
8 46 (5.11%) Business Intelligence
8 46 (5.11%) Scrum
9 44 (4.88%) Service Delivery
10 43 (4.77%) DevOps
11 40 (4.44%) Mentoring
12 39 (4.33%) ITIL
13 38 (4.22%) ERP
14 35 (3.88%) Business Analysis
15 33 (3.66%) Mathematics
16 32 (3.55%) Continuous Integration
17 31 (3.44%) Stakeholder Management
18 30 (3.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 280 (31.08%) SQL
2 240 (26.64%) Java
3 144 (15.98%) C#
4 124 (13.76%) JavaScript
5 50 (5.55%) C++
6 45 (4.99%) PL/SQL
7 41 (4.55%) PHP
8 40 (4.44%) Ruby
9 39 (4.33%) C
10 35 (3.88%) Perl
11 31 (3.44%) Python
12 26 (2.89%) VBA
13 21 (2.33%) PowerShell
14 18 (2.00%) Apex Code
14 18 (2.00%) Scala
14 18 (2.00%) VB.NET
15 17 (1.89%) VB
16 15 (1.66%) T-SQL
17 12 (1.33%) Shell Script
18 4 (0.44%) PeopleCode
Qualifications
1 151 (16.76%) Degree
2 68 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 63 (6.99%) Cisco Certification
4 58 (6.44%) MCSE
5 38 (4.22%) CCNA
6 25 (2.77%) CCNP
7 23 (2.55%) CCIE
8 21 (2.33%) MCSA
8 21 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 17 (1.89%) Security Cleared
10 15 (1.66%) MCP
11 9 (1.00%) CCA
11 9 (1.00%) Citrix Certification
11 9 (1.00%) SC Cleared
12 8 (0.89%) CISSP
13 7 (0.78%) APMP
13 7 (0.78%) CCDA
14 6 (0.67%) DV Cleared
14 6 (0.67%) MCITP
15 5 (0.55%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.66%) QA
2 10 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 8 (0.89%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.78%) SLA
5 6 (0.67%) ISO 9000
6 5 (0.55%) GAMP
6 5 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.22%) EMIR
7 2 (0.22%) ISO27002
7 2 (0.22%) MiFID
8 1 (0.11%) COBIT
8 1 (0.11%) COSO
System Software
1 123 (13.65%) Active Directory
2 63 (6.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (6.10%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.11%) vSphere
5 8 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (0.89%) XenApp
6 7 (0.78%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (0.67%) ISA Server
7 6 (0.67%) Terminal Services
7 6 (0.67%) UAG
7 6 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (0.55%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (0.55%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.33%) XenServer
10 2 (0.22%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.22%) vCloud
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle Clusterware
11 1 (0.11%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 22 (2.44%) SCCM
2 9 (1.00%) Backup Exec
3 6 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (0.55%) vRealize
5 3 (0.33%) Puppet
5 3 (0.33%) ThinApp
6 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.22%) Nagios
6 2 (0.22%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.22%) RSA Archer
6 2 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.11%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.11%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.11%) Control-M
7 1 (0.11%) Linux-HA
7 1 (0.11%) NetVault Backup
7 1 (0.11%) OpenView
7 1 (0.11%) SCSM
7 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 198 (21.98%) Microsoft
2 159 (17.65%) Oracle
3 122 (13.54%) VMware
4 89 (9.88%) Cisco
5 53 (5.88%) Citrix
6 34 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
7 27 (3.00%) Dell
8 25 (2.77%) IBM
9 22 (2.44%) CheckPoint
10 21 (2.33%) Red Hat
10 21 (2.33%) SAP
11 20 (2.22%) HP
11 20 (2.22%) Juniper
12 19 (2.11%) SonicWALL
13 18 (2.00%) F5
13 18 (2.00%) Google
14 16 (1.78%) Palo Alto
15 14 (1.55%) Sybase
16 13 (1.44%) NetApp
17 11 (1.22%) Veeam
Norwich, Norfolk
Tec Partners
Posted: 9 hours ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Tec Partners
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Charlotte James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Car + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Car + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Car + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Car + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + 5k Bonus, Pension, Car
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus and Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits, 29 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £highly competitive
Posted: 4 days ago