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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 100 69 92
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 21 37 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.16% 2.53% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 2.67% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 16
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.57% -
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
1714 1388 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.06% 95.00% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1519 1198 1330
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
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 27 February 2015.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 38 (62.30%) Microsoft
2 32 (52.46%) Windows
3 26 (42.62%) SQL Server
4 17 (27.87%) MS Office
4 17 (27.87%) ITIL
4 17 (27.87%) TCP/IP
5 15 (24.59%) Linux
5 15 (24.59%) UNIX
6 14 (22.95%) Python
6 14 (22.95%) VBScript
6 14 (22.95%) Front Office
6 14 (22.95%) Degree
6 14 (22.95%) ETRM
7 13 (21.31%) MS Excel
8 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (18.03%) VMware
10 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
10 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (14.75%) Bash Shell
11 9 (14.75%) NoSQL
11 9 (14.75%) PHP
11 9 (14.75%) MySQL
11 9 (14.75%) MCSE
11 9 (14.75%) Software Engineering
12 8 (13.11%) Citrix
12 8 (13.11%) Office 365
12 8 (13.11%) Hyper-V
13 7 (11.48%) Lync
13 7 (11.48%) NetApp
13 7 (11.48%) DB2

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (11.48%) Lync
2 5 (8.20%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (8.20%) WebSphere
3 4 (6.56%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.92%) JBoss
5 2 (3.28%) MQSeries
5 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.28%) IIS
5 2 (3.28%) CICS
5 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (27.87%) MS Office
2 13 (21.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.11%) Office 365
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (27.87%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.56%) SAN
2 4 (6.56%) Unified Communications
3 3 (4.92%) SSL
4 2 (3.28%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (3.28%) iSCSI
4 2 (3.28%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (3.28%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (42.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.75%) NoSQL
2 9 (14.75%) MySQL
3 7 (11.48%) DB2
4 5 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (22.95%) Front Office
2 5 (8.20%) Finance
3 3 (4.92%) Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Retail
3 3 (4.92%) Retail Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) HTML
1 3 (4.92%) XML
1 3 (4.92%) Java EE
2 2 (3.28%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (3.28%) ISPF
2 2 (3.28%) .NET
2 2 (3.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Mainframe
2 3 (4.92%) Clustering
2 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.64%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.64%) iSeries
3 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 32 (52.46%) Windows
2 15 (24.59%) Linux
2 15 (24.59%) UNIX
3 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.28%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.28%) MVS
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.28%) AIX
5 2 (3.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) ITIL
2 14 (22.95%) ETRM
3 9 (14.75%) Software Engineering
4 6 (9.84%) Migration
5 5 (8.20%) SOA
5 5 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (8.20%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (4.92%) Time Management
6 3 (4.92%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (4.92%) High Availability
7 2 (3.28%) MOF
7 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.64%) OO
8 1 (1.64%) CRM
8 1 (1.64%) ERP
8 1 (1.64%) Data Management
8 1 (1.64%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (1.64%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.95%) VBScript
1 14 (22.95%) Python
2 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.75%) PHP
3 9 (14.75%) Bash Shell
4 7 (11.48%) SQL
5 5 (8.20%) Java
6 2 (3.28%) Perl
6 2 (3.28%) JCL
7 1 (1.64%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) Degree
2 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (14.75%) MCSE
4 3 (4.92%) CCNA
4 3 (4.92%) CCA
4 3 (4.92%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (4.92%) MCITP
5 2 (3.28%) MCTS
5 2 (3.28%) NCDA
5 2 (3.28%) NCIE
6 1 (1.64%) VCAP
6 1 (1.64%) VTSP
6 1 (1.64%) VCP5
6 1 (1.64%) VCDX
6 1 (1.64%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) Hyper-V
2 6 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.20%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.92%) XenApp
4 3 (4.92%) vSphere
5 2 (3.28%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.64%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.64%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) SCCM
1 3 (4.92%) SCOM
2 2 (3.28%) SCVMM
2 2 (3.28%) Windows Intune
2 2 (3.28%) SCOrch
2 2 (3.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (3.28%) SCSM
2 2 (3.28%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.64%) Legato
Vendors
1 38 (62.30%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.03%) VMware
3 8 (13.11%) Citrix
4 7 (11.48%) NetApp
4 7 (11.48%) Reuters
4 7 (11.48%) Bloomberg
5 6 (9.84%) HP
5 6 (9.84%) Oracle
6 5 (8.20%) EMC
7 4 (6.56%) IBM
8 2 (3.28%) Business Objects
8 2 (3.28%) Cisco
9 1 (1.64%) Symantec
9 1 (1.64%) CommVault
9 1 (1.64%) NetSuite
9 1 (1.64%) Veeam
9 1 (1.64%) 3PAR
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jonathan Garth
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago