The median annual salary for a Technical Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 25 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
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 276 326 284
Rank change year-on-year +50 -42  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 112 117 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.77% 0.64% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.66% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 102 97 170
Median salary £52,500 £48,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
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 the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 13991 17674 20705
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.62% 96.97% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11722 15033 16859
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in the South East

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Technical Consultant in the South East

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in the South East over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Consultant in the South East

Technical Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 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
Berkshire +31 53 £52,500 - 5
Hampshire +29 25 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Surrey +11 16 £50,000 - 1
West Sussex +11 6 £40,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +9 4 £62,500 +127.27% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 4 £37,500 +27.11% 2
East Sussex - 2 £65,000 -
Technical Consultant
England

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 78 (35.14%) Presales
2 77 (34.68%) SQL
3 68 (30.63%) Windows
4 65 (29.28%) Microsoft
5 56 (25.23%) Active Directory
6 49 (22.07%) Cisco
7 45 (20.27%) .NET
8 44 (19.82%) VMware
8 44 (19.82%) Windows Server
9 40 (18.02%) HTML
10 39 (17.57%) Degree
11 34 (15.32%) Java
11 34 (15.32%) JavaScript
11 34 (15.32%) C#
11 34 (15.32%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (14.86%) Oracle
12 33 (14.86%) XML
13 30 (13.51%) Project Management
13 30 (13.51%) Finance
14 29 (13.06%) Microsoft Azure
15 28 (12.61%) Firewall
16 27 (12.16%) SQL Server
17 26 (11.71%) Migration
18 24 (10.81%) IIS
18 24 (10.81%) Computer Science
19 23 (10.36%) CRM
20 22 (9.91%) VMware Infrastructure
21 21 (9.46%) Windows Server 2012
22 20 (9.01%) Business Intelligence
22 20 (9.01%) Cisco ASA

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 24 (10.81%) IIS
2 18 (8.11%) MS Exchange
3 12 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 10 (4.50%) SharePoint Server
4 10 (4.50%) Skype for Business
5 9 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (2.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.80%) Apache
8 4 (1.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.45%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (4.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.45%) CATIA
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.45%) Simulink
3 1 (0.45%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 20 (9.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (5.41%) Oracle ERP
3 11 (4.95%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (4.05%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (2.70%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (1.80%) Oracle Utilities
6 4 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.90%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.45%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle HRMS
9 1 (0.45%) Primavera
9 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 29 (13.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (8.56%) Office 365
3 9 (4.05%) Dynamics 365
4 7 (3.15%) SaaS
5 6 (2.70%) IaaS
6 5 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (12.61%) Firewall
2 20 (9.01%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (7.21%) Cisco PIX
4 15 (6.76%) DNS
5 14 (6.31%) VPN
6 9 (4.05%) SAN
7 8 (3.60%) Internet
7 8 (3.60%) SSL
8 7 (3.15%) MPLS
8 7 (3.15%) Network Security
8 7 (3.15%) Skype
8 7 (3.15%) VoIP
9 6 (2.70%) WAN
10 5 (2.25%) Cisco ISE
10 5 (2.25%) Ethernet
10 5 (2.25%) NetScreen
10 5 (2.25%) Wireless
11 4 (1.80%) DSL
11 4 (1.80%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (1.80%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.16%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 12 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (2.70%) MS Access
5 5 (2.25%) MySQL
5 5 (2.25%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.80%) GIS
7 3 (1.35%) Big Data
8 2 (0.90%) DB2
8 2 (0.90%) Essbase
8 2 (0.90%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.90%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (4.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 9 (4.05%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.90%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.90%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.45%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (13.51%) Finance
2 15 (6.76%) Marketing
3 10 (4.50%) Manufacturing
3 10 (4.50%) Publishing
4 8 (3.60%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.15%) Retail
6 6 (2.70%) German Language
7 4 (1.80%) Advertising
7 4 (1.80%) Banking
7 4 (1.80%) Billing
7 4 (1.80%) Electronics
8 3 (1.35%) Dutch Language
8 3 (1.35%) French Language
8 3 (1.35%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.90%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.90%) Legal
10 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (20.27%) .NET
2 40 (18.02%) HTML
3 33 (14.86%) XML
4 13 (5.86%) ASP.NET
4 13 (5.86%) Middleware
5 11 (4.95%) AngularJS
6 10 (4.50%) Flash
6 10 (4.50%) iOS SDK
6 10 (4.50%) Ruby on Rails
6 10 (4.50%) Silverlight
7 7 (3.15%) CSS
8 5 (2.25%) 802.1X
8 5 (2.25%) J2EE
8 5 (2.25%) Web Services
9 4 (1.80%) JSON
10 3 (1.35%) Ember.js
10 3 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (1.35%) React
10 3 (1.35%) SAML
10 3 (1.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.81%) Computer Science
2 17 (7.66%) Management Information System
3 14 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.41%) Data Centre
5 10 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (4.50%) Mobile App
6 9 (4.05%) PKI
7 7 (3.15%) User Experience
8 6 (2.70%) Clustering
8 6 (2.70%) NHS
9 5 (2.25%) Blackberry
9 5 (2.25%) Driving Licence
9 5 (2.25%) Fintech
10 4 (1.80%) EPoS
10 4 (1.80%) Replication
10 4 (1.80%) Smartcard
11 3 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.90%) Grid Computing
12 2 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.90%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 68 (30.63%) Windows
2 44 (19.82%) Windows Server
3 21 (9.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (5.41%) Apple iOS
5 12 (5.41%) Linux
5 12 (5.41%) Unix
6 11 (4.95%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.90%) CentOS
9 2 (0.90%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.90%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.90%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.45%) AIX
10 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (35.14%) Presales
2 34 (15.32%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (13.51%) Project Management
4 26 (11.71%) Migration
5 23 (10.36%) CRM
6 20 (9.01%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (8.56%) ERP
8 18 (8.11%) ITIL
9 15 (6.76%) SDLC
10 14 (6.31%) Enterprise Architecture
11 12 (5.41%) Service Delivery
11 12 (5.41%) UML
11 12 (5.41%) Unit Testing
12 11 (4.95%) Data Migration
12 11 (4.95%) Mentoring
13 10 (4.50%) Customer Requirements
13 10 (4.50%) Data Analysis
13 10 (4.50%) GAP Analysis
13 10 (4.50%) Matrix Organization
13 10 (4.50%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 77 (34.68%) SQL
2 34 (15.32%) C#
2 34 (15.32%) Java
2 34 (15.32%) JavaScript
3 18 (8.11%) Perl
3 18 (8.11%) PowerShell
4 17 (7.66%) PL/SQL
5 13 (5.86%) PHP
5 13 (5.86%) VB.NET
6 10 (4.50%) Ruby
7 9 (4.05%) C++
8 8 (3.60%) C
9 5 (2.25%) VBA
10 3 (1.35%) Python
11 1 (0.45%) Ada
11 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 39 (17.57%) Degree
2 17 (7.66%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (6.31%) CCIE
4 13 (5.86%) MCSE
4 13 (5.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (4.05%) CCNA
5 9 (4.05%) MCP
5 9 (4.05%) Security Cleared
6 7 (3.15%) MCSA
7 6 (2.70%) CCSE
7 6 (2.70%) CISSP
8 5 (2.25%) CCIE Security
8 5 (2.25%) CISA
8 5 (2.25%) CSSLP
8 5 (2.25%) JNCIE
8 5 (2.25%) JNCIS
8 5 (2.25%) VTSP
9 4 (1.80%) APMP
9 4 (1.80%) MCITP
9 4 (1.80%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (0.90%) GAMP
2 2 (0.90%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) ARP4754
3 1 (0.45%) ARP4761
3 1 (0.45%) Def Stans
3 1 (0.45%) DO-254
3 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (25.23%) Active Directory
2 22 (9.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (7.21%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.80%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.90%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (0.90%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.90%) UAG
5 2 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.45%) NFS
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (0.45%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (4.95%) Backup Exec
2 9 (4.05%) SCCM
3 4 (1.80%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.45%) Control-M
4 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.45%) OpenView
4 1 (0.45%) Puppet
4 1 (0.45%) TADDM
4 1 (0.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (0.45%) WMI
Vendors
1 65 (29.28%) Microsoft
2 49 (22.07%) Cisco
3 44 (19.82%) VMware
4 33 (14.86%) Oracle
5 19 (8.56%) Dell
6 16 (7.21%) Juniper
7 14 (6.31%) Citrix
8 12 (5.41%) SonicWALL
9 10 (4.50%) CheckPoint
9 10 (4.50%) Veeam
10 8 (3.60%) IBM
10 8 (3.60%) NetApp
11 7 (3.15%) HP
11 7 (3.15%) Palo Alto
12 6 (2.70%) EMC
12 6 (2.70%) F5
12 6 (2.70%) SAP
13 5 (2.25%) Blue Coat
13 5 (2.25%) Fortinet
13 5 (2.25%) Veritas
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