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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 115 111 103
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 24 20 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.07% 1.04% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.07% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 32
Median salary £60,000 £42,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% +8.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £36,900 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £59,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
2167 1869 2131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.44% 97.34% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1662 1568 1935
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £25,000 £22,982
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 2016.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 24 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 24 (60.00%) Windows
2 23 (57.50%) Java
2 23 (57.50%) SQL
2 23 (57.50%) Finance
3 22 (55.00%) WebSphere
3 22 (55.00%) Oracle
3 22 (55.00%) JBoss
4 21 (52.50%) Banking
5 19 (47.50%) Linux
5 19 (47.50%) Unix
5 19 (47.50%) MS Excel
5 19 (47.50%) SOA
6 18 (45.00%) XML
6 18 (45.00%) Java EE
7 17 (42.50%) HTML
7 17 (42.50%) DB2
8 15 (37.50%) WebLogic
8 15 (37.50%) SSL
8 15 (37.50%) High Availability
9 14 (35.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
9 14 (35.00%) Retail
10 13 (32.50%) Telecoms
10 13 (32.50%) Time Management
10 13 (32.50%) Retail Banking
10 13 (32.50%) WebSphere Application Server
10 13 (32.50%) RDBMS
10 13 (32.50%) Relational Database
10 13 (32.50%) Enterprise Software

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 22 (55.00%) JBoss
1 22 (55.00%) WebSphere
2 15 (37.50%) WebLogic
3 14 (35.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 13 (32.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
6 3 (7.50%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (47.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (37.50%) SSL
2 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.50%) DHCP
3 3 (7.50%) DNS
3 3 (7.50%) Firewall
3 3 (7.50%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (5.00%) SAN
5 1 (2.50%) BIG-IP
5 1 (2.50%) Internet
5 1 (2.50%) IPsec
5 1 (2.50%) IPv4
5 1 (2.50%) Network Security
5 1 (2.50%) Skype
5 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (42.50%) DB2
3 13 (32.50%) RDBMS
3 13 (32.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Log4j
General
1 23 (57.50%) Finance
2 21 (52.50%) Banking
3 14 (35.00%) Retail
4 13 (32.50%) Retail Banking
4 13 (32.50%) Telecoms
5 5 (12.50%) International Banking
6 4 (10.00%) Advertising
7 3 (7.50%) Financial Institution
7 3 (7.50%) Investment Banking
8 1 (2.50%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (45.00%) Java EE
1 18 (45.00%) XML
2 17 (42.50%) HTML
3 6 (15.00%) J2EE
4 4 (10.00%) .NET
4 4 (10.00%) Web Services
5 3 (7.50%) CSS
5 3 (7.50%) JMS
5 3 (7.50%) JSP
6 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (60.00%) Windows
2 19 (47.50%) Linux
2 19 (47.50%) Unix
3 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) SOA
2 15 (37.50%) High Availability
3 13 (32.50%) Time Management
4 4 (10.00%) Presales
5 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
5 3 (7.50%) Business Transformation
5 3 (7.50%) CRM
5 3 (7.50%) Migration
5 3 (7.50%) Target Operating Model
5 3 (7.50%) TDD
5 3 (7.50%) Wealth Management
5 3 (7.50%) Web Development
5 3 (7.50%) Workflow
6 2 (5.00%) Change Control
6 2 (5.00%) Project Management
7 1 (2.50%) Change Management
7 1 (2.50%) MVC
7 1 (2.50%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) Java
1 23 (57.50%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) C#
3 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.00%) CCNA
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.00%) MCSA
2 2 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (2.50%) CCNP
3 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.50%) MCP
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.50%) Terminal Services
4 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.50%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (2.50%) ProxySG
5 1 (2.50%) XenApp
5 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) Oracle
2 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (20.00%) Citrix
4 6 (15.00%) VMware
5 5 (12.50%) Sybase
6 3 (7.50%) Cognizant
6 3 (7.50%) IBM
6 3 (7.50%) Misys
7 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco
7 2 (5.00%) SonicWALL
7 2 (5.00%) Veeam
8 1 (2.50%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.50%) Dell
8 1 (2.50%) HP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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