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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 99 91 57
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 31 27 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.53% 1.48% 3.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 1.57% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 51
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -
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
1928 1721 1585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.45% 94.30% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1764 1522 1375
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
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 24 December 2014.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 38 (60.32%) Microsoft
2 33 (52.38%) Windows
3 25 (39.68%) SQL Server
4 19 (30.16%) MS Office
5 17 (26.98%) ITIL
5 17 (26.98%) Front Office
5 17 (26.98%) Degree
6 16 (25.40%) TCP/IP
7 15 (23.81%) VBScript
7 15 (23.81%) Python
7 15 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (23.81%) ETRM
8 13 (20.63%) VMware
9 11 (17.46%) MCSE
9 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
11 9 (14.29%) Citrix
12 8 (12.70%) SharePoint
12 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
12 8 (12.70%) Reuters
12 8 (12.70%) Bloomberg
12 8 (12.70%) Hyper-V
12 8 (12.70%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (11.11%) JavaScript
13 7 (11.11%) .NET
13 7 (11.11%) UNIX
13 7 (11.11%) Linux
13 7 (11.11%) NetApp
13 7 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
14 6 (9.52%) PHP

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (12.70%) SharePoint 2010
1 8 (12.70%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.94%) Lync
4 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.76%) IIS
5 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 19 (30.16%) MS Office
2 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Office 365
2 2 (3.17%) IaaS
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.40%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.35%) SAN
2 4 (6.35%) Unified Communications
3 3 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (3.17%) iSCSI
4 2 (3.17%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.59%) 4G
5 1 (1.59%) 3G
5 1 (1.59%) Firewall
5 1 (1.59%) DNS
5 1 (1.59%) LAN
5 1 (1.59%) WAN
5 1 (1.59%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (39.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) NoSQL
2 6 (9.52%) MySQL
3 5 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.35%) DB2
5 2 (3.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (26.98%) Front Office
2 4 (6.35%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Mainframe
1 4 (6.35%) Clustering
2 2 (3.17%) Social Media
2 2 (3.17%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.59%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 33 (52.38%) Windows
2 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (11.11%) Linux
3 7 (11.11%) UNIX
4 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.98%) ITIL
2 15 (23.81%) ETRM
3 6 (9.52%) Migration
3 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 5 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (3.17%) MOF
5 2 (3.17%) E-Commerce
5 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.17%) Business Development
5 2 (3.17%) Data Management
5 2 (3.17%) Big Data Analytics
5 2 (3.17%) Business Transformation
5 2 (3.17%) Analytics
6 1 (1.59%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (1.59%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (1.59%) OO
6 1 (1.59%) CRM
6 1 (1.59%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.81%) VBScript
1 15 (23.81%) Python
2 7 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.52%) PHP
3 6 (9.52%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.76%) SQL
4 3 (4.76%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 17 (26.98%) Degree
2 15 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (17.46%) MCSE
4 5 (7.94%) MCITP
5 4 (6.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (6.35%) CCNA
5 4 (6.35%) CCA
5 4 (6.35%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.76%) MCTS
6 3 (4.76%) NCDA
6 3 (4.76%) NCIE
7 2 (3.17%) VCAP
7 2 (3.17%) VTSP
7 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.17%) VCDX
8 1 (1.59%) VCP4
8 1 (1.59%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
1 8 (12.70%) Hyper-V
2 7 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.35%) XenApp
3 4 (6.35%) vSphere
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.59%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.59%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) SCCM
2 3 (4.76%) SCOM
3 2 (3.17%) SCVMM
3 2 (3.17%) Windows Intune
3 2 (3.17%) SCOrch
3 2 (3.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (3.17%) SCSM
3 2 (3.17%) Legato
4 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 38 (60.32%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.63%) VMware
3 9 (14.29%) Citrix
4 8 (12.70%) Reuters
4 8 (12.70%) Bloomberg
5 7 (11.11%) NetApp
6 6 (9.52%) HP
7 4 (6.35%) EMC
8 3 (4.76%) Cisco
9 2 (3.17%) IBM
9 2 (3.17%) CommVault
9 2 (3.17%) Symantec
10 1 (1.59%) NetSuite
10 1 (1.59%) Veeam
10 1 (1.59%) Oracle
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Home Based Working + BONUS
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
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