The median annual salary for a Technical Consultant was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Consultant
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 65 81 73
Rank change year-on-year +16 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 5 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.82% 1.15% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.16% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 12
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £45,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +16.66% -10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 592 774 941
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 96.73% 98.47% 99.16%
Number of salaries quoted 545 741 725
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
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 Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in Southampton

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Technical Consultant in Southampton

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in Southampton over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Consultant in Southampton

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 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 Southampton region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
1 5 (62.50%) Web Development
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
1 5 (62.50%) Coaching
1 5 (62.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) MS Access
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) MCSE
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) VMware

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) MS Access
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Coaching
1 5 (62.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
1 5 (62.50%) Web Development
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Presales
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) vCloud
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp
2 1 (12.50%) VMware