The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Technical Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 121 100 104
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 24 31 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.99% 1.70% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 1.75% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 12
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £50,450 £44,350
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
Technical Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2311 1776 1728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.10% 97.48% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1731 1451 1503
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,600
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Technical Consultant in the job title.

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Birmingham

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 Birmingham region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 27 (62.79%) Windows
2 18 (41.86%) SQL
2 18 (41.86%) SQL Server
3 17 (39.53%) VMware
3 17 (39.53%) Hyper-V
4 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
5 13 (30.23%) Citrix
5 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
5 13 (30.23%) NetApp
5 13 (30.23%) Linux
5 13 (30.23%) Unix
5 13 (30.23%) Retail
6 12 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (27.91%) XenApp
7 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
7 11 (25.58%) C#
7 11 (25.58%) Windows Server
8 10 (23.26%) NetScaler
8 10 (23.26%) HTML
8 10 (23.26%) Java
8 10 (23.26%) Finance
8 10 (23.26%) XenServer
8 10 (23.26%) XenDesktop
9 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (20.93%) Project Management
9 9 (20.93%) HP
9 9 (20.93%) XML
9 9 (20.93%) ETL
9 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (20.93%) Presales

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 8 (18.60%) JBoss
1 8 (18.60%) WebSphere
1 8 (18.60%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (11.63%) IIS
2 5 (11.63%) MS Exchange
3 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.30%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.33%) Node.js
4 1 (2.33%) SAS
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) assyst
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (9.30%) Office 365
3 4 (9.30%) OneDrive
4 3 (6.98%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (6.98%) IaaS
4 3 (6.98%) PaaS
5 1 (2.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) NetScaler
2 8 (18.60%) Firewall
2 8 (18.60%) SAN
2 8 (18.60%) SSL
2 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
3 7 (16.28%) DHCP
3 7 (16.28%) DNS
4 6 (13.95%) LAN
4 6 (13.95%) WAN
5 5 (11.63%) VoIP
6 4 (9.30%) MPLS
6 4 (9.30%) NAS
6 4 (9.30%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (9.30%) Skype
6 4 (9.30%) Wireless
6 4 (9.30%) WLAN
6 4 (9.30%) xDSL
7 2 (4.65%) Internet
8 1 (2.33%) VLAN
8 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (41.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) DB2
2 8 (18.60%) RDBMS
2 8 (18.60%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.98%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (4.65%) Big Data
5 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.33%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.33%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.33%) MorphX
1 1 (2.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (30.23%) Retail
2 10 (23.26%) Finance
3 8 (18.60%) Banking
3 8 (18.60%) Retail Banking
3 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) HTML
2 9 (20.93%) XML
3 8 (18.60%) Java EE
4 3 (6.98%) .NET
5 2 (4.65%) CSS
6 1 (2.33%) Middleware
6 1 (2.33%) Software Packaging
6 1 (2.33%) Spring XD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.63%) Clustering
3 3 (6.98%) HP StoreVirtual
3 3 (6.98%) PDA
4 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.65%) Replication
5 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.33%) Physics
5 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (62.79%) Windows
2 13 (30.23%) Linux
2 13 (30.23%) Unix
3 11 (25.58%) Windows Server
4 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) ETL
1 9 (20.93%) Presales
1 9 (20.93%) Project Management
2 8 (18.60%) High Availability
2 8 (18.60%) SOA
2 8 (18.60%) Time Management
3 4 (9.30%) ITIL
3 4 (9.30%) Migration
4 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.65%) CRM
4 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.65%) Line Management
4 2 (4.65%) Performance Management
4 2 (4.65%) SDLC
5 1 (2.33%) Analytics
5 1 (2.33%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (2.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.33%) Data Analytics
5 1 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) SQL
2 11 (25.58%) C#
3 10 (23.26%) Java
4 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.65%) Python
6 1 (2.33%) C++
6 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) CCA
1 7 (16.28%) Citrix Certification
1 7 (16.28%) MCSE
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.95%) MCSA
3 5 (11.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) CCNA
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.33%) Degree
5 1 (2.33%) PhD
System Software
1 17 (39.53%) Hyper-V
2 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
3 12 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (27.91%) XenApp
4 10 (23.26%) XenDesktop
4 10 (23.26%) XenServer
5 5 (11.63%) vSphere
6 1 (2.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Windows Intune
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
2 1 (2.33%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) VMware
2 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
3 13 (30.23%) Citrix
3 13 (30.23%) NetApp
4 9 (20.93%) HP
5 8 (18.60%) Oracle
6 4 (9.30%) Aerohive Networks
6 4 (9.30%) Cisco
6 4 (9.30%) Dell
6 4 (9.30%) Ruckus Wireless
6 4 (9.30%) ServiceNow
6 4 (9.30%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.33%) Cloudera
7 1 (2.33%) Epicor
7 1 (2.33%) Greenplum
7 1 (2.33%) Hortonworks
7 1 (2.33%) MuleSoft
7 1 (2.33%) Splunk
7 1 (2.33%) Talend
7 1 (2.33%) Veeam
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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