The median annual salary for a Technical Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 28 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
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 103 96
Rank change year-on-year +5 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 5 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.41% 0.54% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.55% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 3
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.69% +155.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.15%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1125 1266 1188
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 92.90% 97.46% 94.36%
Number of salaries quoted 731 674 756
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in Glasgow

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Technical Consultant in Glasgow

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in Glasgow over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Consultant in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Glasgow region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) VPN
5 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (10.00%) OOD
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) WLAN
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) SAN
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) MCSE
5 1 (10.00%) Retail
5 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) Skype
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Law
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Business Development
2 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (10.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) Lead Generation
2 1 (10.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) OOD
2 1 (10.00%) Presales
2 1 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (10.00%) SDLC
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Threat Management
2 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) MCITP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Dell