Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Consultant was £44,250 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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

Technical Consultant
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 147 128
Rank change year-on-year +20 -19 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 7 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.49% 0.94% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.97% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 18
Gloucestershire median annual salary £44,250 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.55% - +34.15%
10th Percentile £39,125 £41,250 £38,875
90th Percentile £57,500 £72,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £43,500 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -17.14% +23.53% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 1,383 2,170 1,915
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.46% 97.09% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,143 1,815 1,491
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +1.22% +2.50%
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in Gloucestershire

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Technical Consultant in Gloucestershire

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Consultant in Gloucestershire

Technical Consultant
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
Cheltenham +12 5 £45,000 -18.18%
Cirencester - 2 £38,000 - 1
Technical Consultant
South West

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (42.86%) Presales
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) SSL
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
5 2 (28.57%) Intranet
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) C
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (28.57%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) HTTP
2 2 (28.57%) Intranet
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 2 (28.57%) VLAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
1 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (28.57%) Bitbucket
1 2 (28.57%) CodeSonar
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) git-flow
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) Robot Framework
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) Django
1 2 (28.57%) Java EE
1 2 (28.57%) LAMP
1 2 (28.57%) Node.js
1 2 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (28.57%) REST
1 2 (28.57%) SOAP
1 2 (28.57%) Spring MVC
1 2 (28.57%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) iPad
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (42.86%) Presales
3 2 (28.57%) API Design
3 2 (28.57%) Data Encryption
3 2 (28.57%) Data Security
3 2 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Kanban
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 2 (28.57%) Network Design
3 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
1 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CCA
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Docker
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
1 2 (28.57%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
4 2 (28.57%) Aruba
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) EqualLogic
4 2 (28.57%) SonicWALL
5 1 (14.29%) Nimble Storage