Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Technical Consultant
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 69 97
Rank change year-on-year -9 +28 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 17 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.74% 2.41% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 2.50% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 6
Watford median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £49,500 £41,250 £40,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £61,875
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year - -2.22% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent vacancies in Watford with a recognized job title 940 1002 1034
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.31% 96.62% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 791 863 853
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in Watford

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Technical Consultant in Watford

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in Watford over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Consultant in Watford

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

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

1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (76.47%) MCSE
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Citrix
2 7 (41.18%) CCA
2 7 (41.18%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (41.18%) SAN
2 7 (41.18%) Office 365
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (35.29%) CCNP
3 6 (35.29%) CCNA
3 6 (35.29%) MCSA
4 4 (23.53%) VMware
4 4 (23.53%) Linux
5 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
5 3 (17.65%) Firewall
5 3 (17.65%) Migration
5 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
6 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
6 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
6 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
6 2 (11.76%) EMC
6 2 (11.76%) Windows
6 2 (11.76%) DNS
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) NetApp
7 1 (5.88%) Internet

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (41.18%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
3 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.88%) FTP
4 1 (5.88%) Internet
4 1 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.88%) iPhone
1 1 (5.88%) LPAR
1 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) AIX
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Phone
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
3 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Migration
2 1 (5.88%) Business Development
2 1 (5.88%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) MCSE
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (41.18%) CCA
2 7 (41.18%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (35.29%) CCNA
3 6 (35.29%) CCNP
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (35.29%) MCSA
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
1 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco
1 7 (41.18%) Citrix
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) EMC
3 2 (11.76%) NetApp
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper