The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 95 100 109
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 33 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.63% 1.24% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 1.32% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 31 22 15
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
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
1898 1824 1885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.50% 93.97% 93.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1589 1580 1660
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 28 July 2015.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Technical Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Consultant in their job title.

1 36 (57.14%) Java
2 34 (53.97%) SQL
2 34 (53.97%) Oracle
2 34 (53.97%) WebSphere
3 29 (46.03%) UNIX
4 27 (42.86%) Linux
5 26 (41.27%) DB2
5 26 (41.27%) WebSphere Application Server
5 26 (41.27%) SOA
5 26 (41.27%) IBM
6 24 (38.10%) Web Services
7 19 (30.16%) HTML
8 17 (26.98%) Perl
8 17 (26.98%) AIX
8 17 (26.98%) Solaris
8 17 (26.98%) MQSeries
8 17 (26.98%) BusinessObjects
8 17 (26.98%) CICS
8 17 (26.98%) WebSphere MQ
8 17 (26.98%) Tivoli
8 17 (26.98%) JCL
8 17 (26.98%) ISPF
8 17 (26.98%) MVS
8 17 (26.98%) Mainframe
9 15 (23.81%) Windows
10 14 (22.22%) MS Excel
10 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 12 (19.05%) XML
11 12 (19.05%) Banking
11 12 (19.05%) Retail

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Technical Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (53.97%) WebSphere
2 26 (41.27%) WebSphere Application Server
3 17 (26.98%) MQSeries
3 17 (26.98%) CICS
4 10 (15.87%) JBoss
5 8 (12.70%) WebLogic
6 4 (6.35%) Lync
7 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
7 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 14 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Office 365
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
2 9 (14.29%) SSL
3 8 (12.70%) MPLS
3 8 (12.70%) OSPF
3 8 (12.70%) BGP
4 7 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (9.52%) SAN
6 5 (7.94%) IOS XR
6 5 (7.94%) NX-OS
7 3 (4.76%) Skype
8 2 (3.17%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.17%) Firewall
8 2 (3.17%) IPsec
8 2 (3.17%) IPv4
8 2 (3.17%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (3.17%) NAS
9 1 (1.59%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.59%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (41.27%) DB2
2 17 (26.98%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
4 9 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 9 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.59%) MySQL
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.59%) JDeveloper
General
1 12 (19.05%) Banking
1 12 (19.05%) Retail
1 12 (19.05%) Retail Banking
2 11 (17.46%) Finance
3 9 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.76%) Private Banking
5 2 (3.17%) Law
6 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.59%) Local Government
6 1 (1.59%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.10%) Web Services
2 19 (30.16%) HTML
3 17 (26.98%) WebSphere MQ
3 17 (26.98%) ISPF
4 12 (19.05%) XML
5 9 (14.29%) Java EE
6 8 (12.70%) J2EE
7 7 (11.11%) Middleware
7 7 (11.11%) JSP
7 7 (11.11%) Ext JS
8 3 (4.76%) jQuery
9 2 (3.17%) CSS
10 1 (1.59%) .NET
10 1 (1.59%) SOAP
10 1 (1.59%) JSON
10 1 (1.59%) WCF
10 1 (1.59%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.98%) Mainframe
2 9 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.76%) Private Cloud
4 3 (4.76%) Public Cloud
4 3 (4.76%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.17%) iSeries
5 2 (3.17%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.59%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 29 (46.03%) UNIX
2 27 (42.86%) Linux
3 17 (26.98%) AIX
3 17 (26.98%) Solaris
3 17 (26.98%) MVS
4 15 (23.81%) Windows
5 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.59%) OS/390
7 1 (1.59%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.27%) SOA
2 10 (15.87%) High Availability
3 9 (14.29%) Time Management
4 7 (11.11%) Software Delivery
4 7 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (7.94%) Migration
6 4 (6.35%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.76%) Wealth Management
7 3 (4.76%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.17%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.17%) CRM
9 1 (1.59%) Product Management
9 1 (1.59%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (1.59%) Cash Management
9 1 (1.59%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.59%) ETL
9 1 (1.59%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.59%) Workflow
9 1 (1.59%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 36 (57.14%) Java
2 34 (53.97%) SQL
3 17 (26.98%) Perl
3 17 (26.98%) JCL
4 10 (15.87%) JavaScript
5 9 (14.29%) COBOL
6 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.59%) PHP
6 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Degree
2 8 (12.70%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (11.11%) CCIE
4 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.94%) CCNP
4 5 (7.94%) MCSE
5 2 (3.17%) MCITP
5 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.17%) CCIP
5 2 (3.17%) CCDP
System Software
1 7 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.52%) vSphere
3 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.35%) Terminal Services
4 4 (6.35%) XenDesktop
4 4 (6.35%) XenApp
5 2 (3.17%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.17%) XenServer
5 2 (3.17%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.59%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 17 (26.98%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.17%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.17%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (53.97%) Oracle
2 26 (41.27%) IBM
3 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 10 (15.87%) Cisco
5 8 (12.70%) Juniper
5 8 (12.70%) Riverbed
5 8 (12.70%) F5
6 7 (11.11%) BEA
7 6 (9.52%) VMware
7 6 (9.52%) CheckPoint
8 4 (6.35%) Citrix
9 3 (4.76%) NetApp
9 3 (4.76%) HP
10 2 (3.17%) SonicWALL
10 2 (3.17%) Dell
10 2 (3.17%) Veeam
11 1 (1.59%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.59%) Sourcefire
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