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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 92 96 98
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 30 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.65% 0.95% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 0.99% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 29 14 18
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £39,450 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £59,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
1751 1714 1620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.21% 95.54% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1434 1490 1348
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 April 2015.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 31 (56.36%) UNIX
2 30 (54.55%) Linux
3 22 (40.00%) Java
4 21 (38.18%) SQL
4 21 (38.18%) DB2
4 21 (38.18%) Oracle
4 21 (38.18%) WebSphere
5 20 (36.36%) WebSphere Application Server
5 20 (36.36%) SOA
6 19 (34.55%) Windows
7 18 (32.73%) MS Excel
7 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
8 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
9 15 (27.27%) IBM
10 12 (21.82%) Mainframe
10 12 (21.82%) Finance
11 11 (20.00%) ISPF
11 11 (20.00%) CICS
11 11 (20.00%) MVS
11 11 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
11 11 (20.00%) Tivoli
11 11 (20.00%) JCL
11 11 (20.00%) Web Services
11 11 (20.00%) Business Objects
11 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 11 (20.00%) Perl
11 11 (20.00%) MQSeries
11 11 (20.00%) AIX
11 11 (20.00%) Solaris
12 10 (18.18%) JBoss

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 21 (38.18%) WebSphere
2 20 (36.36%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (20.00%) MQSeries
3 11 (20.00%) CICS
4 10 (18.18%) JBoss
5 5 (9.09%) Lync
6 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 18 (32.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Office 365
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) TCP/IP
1 9 (16.36%) SSL
2 3 (5.45%) SAN
3 2 (3.64%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.82%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.18%) DB2
2 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
3 9 (16.36%) MySQL
3 9 (16.36%) RDBMS
3 9 (16.36%) NoSQL
3 9 (16.36%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (21.82%) Finance
2 9 (16.36%) Banking
2 9 (16.36%) Retail
2 9 (16.36%) Retail Banking
2 9 (16.36%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.00%) Web Services
1 11 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 11 (20.00%) ISPF
2 10 (18.18%) HTML
3 9 (16.36%) XML
3 9 (16.36%) Java EE
4 1 (1.82%) WCF
4 1 (1.82%) WPF
4 1 (1.82%) .NET
4 1 (1.82%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Mainframe
2 9 (16.36%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.45%) iSeries
4 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.82%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 31 (56.36%) UNIX
2 30 (54.55%) Linux
3 19 (34.55%) Windows
4 11 (20.00%) AIX
4 11 (20.00%) Solaris
4 11 (20.00%) MVS
5 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) SOA
2 10 (18.18%) High Availability
3 9 (16.36%) Software Engineering
3 9 (16.36%) Time Management
4 5 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.45%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (1.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.82%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.82%) Product Management
6 1 (1.82%) Business Analysis
6 1 (1.82%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.82%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.82%) ITSM
6 1 (1.82%) Migration
6 1 (1.82%) ETL
6 1 (1.82%) ITIL
6 1 (1.82%) OO
6 1 (1.82%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.00%) Java
2 21 (38.18%) SQL
3 11 (20.00%) JCL
3 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (20.00%) Perl
4 9 (16.36%) PHP
4 9 (16.36%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.45%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.27%) MCSE
3 3 (5.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (5.45%) MCITP
4 2 (3.64%) Degree
4 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (12.73%) Hyper-V
2 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.27%) vSphere
4 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.45%) Terminal Services
4 3 (5.45%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.82%) XenApp
5 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.82%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (5.45%) NetBackup
2 3 (5.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (38.18%) Oracle
2 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
3 15 (27.27%) IBM
4 11 (20.00%) Business Objects
5 9 (16.36%) VMware
6 5 (9.09%) NetApp
6 5 (9.09%) EMC
7 4 (7.27%) Citrix
8 3 (5.45%) HP
8 3 (5.45%) Veeam
9 1 (1.82%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.82%) NetSuite
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