The median annual salary for a Technical Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 3 months to 26 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
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 52 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 16 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.93% 0.84% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.01% 0.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 0
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 -
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 Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 531 466 542
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 97.25% 97.90% 99.45%
Number of salaries quoted 440 402 400
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 Watford

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Watford region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 26 (86.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 26 (86.67%) MCSE
2 15 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (50.00%) Office 365
3 14 (46.67%) MCSA
4 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (40.00%) CCNA
4 12 (40.00%) Citrix
4 12 (40.00%) CCA
4 12 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
4 12 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (26.67%) VMware
5 8 (26.67%) Cisco
6 6 (20.00%) CCNP
6 6 (20.00%) SAN
6 6 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.67%) Statistics
7 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
7 2 (6.67%) iSCSI
7 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.67%) NetApp
7 2 (6.67%) Replication
7 2 (6.67%) Change Management
7 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.67%) SLA
7 2 (6.67%) EMC
7 2 (6.67%) ETL
7 2 (6.67%) Linux

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 (3.33%) SAS
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (6.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) DataStage
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (3.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (6.67%) Analytics
1 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Change Management
1 2 (6.67%) Coaching
1 2 (6.67%) ETL
1 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (6.67%) SDLC
1 2 (6.67%) Statistics
1 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (3.33%) DevOps
2 1 (3.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (3.33%) ITIL
2 1 (3.33%) Migration
2 1 (3.33%) Operations Management
2 1 (3.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (86.67%) MCSE
1 26 (86.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (46.67%) MCSA
3 12 (40.00%) CCA
3 12 (40.00%) CCNA
3 12 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (20.00%) CCNP
4 6 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Citrix
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) Cisco
2 8 (26.67%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) EMC
3 2 (6.67%) NetApp
4 1 (3.33%) Juniper
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle