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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 112 105 75
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 16 24 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.79% 1.33% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.37% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 29
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,615 £44,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.08% -6.84%
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
1946 1746 1432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.86% 96.68% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1622 1576 1239
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 19 (52.78%) Hyper-V
2 16 (44.44%) VMware
2 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 14 (38.89%) Windows
4 13 (36.11%) NetApp
5 12 (33.33%) Citrix
6 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (27.78%) XenApp
7 10 (27.78%) Java
8 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 9 (25.00%) HTML
8 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 8 (22.22%) MCSE
9 8 (22.22%) Oracle
9 8 (22.22%) SQL
9 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
9 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (22.22%) WebSphere
9 8 (22.22%) Retail
9 8 (22.22%) Windows Server
10 7 (19.44%) NetScaler
10 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (19.44%) XenServer
10 7 (19.44%) XenDesktop
10 7 (19.44%) HP
10 7 (19.44%) Middleware
11 6 (16.67%) Replication
11 6 (16.67%) CCA
11 6 (16.67%) Citrix Certification

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 5 (13.89%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.33%) IIS
3 3 (8.33%) JBoss
3 3 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (5.56%) Node.js
5 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) NetScaler
2 4 (11.11%) Firewall
2 4 (11.11%) SAN
3 3 (8.33%) DHCP
3 3 (8.33%) DNS
3 3 (8.33%) LAN
3 3 (8.33%) SSL
3 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) DB2
2 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.56%) Big Data
3 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.56%) Neo4j
3 2 (5.56%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (22.22%) Retail
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Banking
3 3 (8.33%) Retail Banking
3 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) HTML
2 7 (19.44%) Middleware
3 5 (13.89%) Ext JS
3 5 (13.89%) J2EE
3 5 (13.89%) JSP
3 5 (13.89%) Web Services
3 5 (13.89%) XML
4 4 (11.11%) .NET
5 3 (8.33%) Java EE
5 3 (8.33%) Software Packaging
6 2 (5.56%) jQuery
6 2 (5.56%) Spring XD
7 1 (2.78%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Clustering
1 6 (16.67%) Replication
2 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.11%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (13.89%) Linux
4 5 (13.89%) Unix
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) ETL
1 5 (13.89%) Presales
1 5 (13.89%) Requirements Analysis
1 5 (13.89%) Software Delivery
2 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (8.33%) CRM
2 3 (8.33%) High Availability
2 3 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (8.33%) Project Management
2 3 (8.33%) SOA
2 3 (8.33%) Time Management
3 2 (5.56%) Analytics
3 2 (5.56%) Big Data Analytics
3 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.56%) Information Management
3 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
3 2 (5.56%) TDD
3 2 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (22.22%) SQL
4 6 (16.67%) C#
5 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) MCSE
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (16.67%) CCA
2 6 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (16.67%) MCSA
3 5 (13.89%) Degree
4 4 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (8.33%) CCNA
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (5.56%) PhD
System Software
1 19 (52.78%) Hyper-V
2 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (27.78%) XenApp
4 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 7 (19.44%) XenDesktop
5 7 (19.44%) XenServer
6 3 (8.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Sysprep
2 2 (5.56%) Puppet
3 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 16 (44.44%) VMware
2 13 (36.11%) NetApp
3 12 (33.33%) Citrix
4 8 (22.22%) Oracle
5 7 (19.44%) HP
6 5 (13.89%) BEA
6 5 (13.89%) IBM
7 2 (5.56%) 3PAR
7 2 (5.56%) Cloudera
7 2 (5.56%) EMC
7 2 (5.56%) Greenplum
7 2 (5.56%) Hortonworks
7 2 (5.56%) MuleSoft
7 2 (5.56%) Talend
8 1 (2.78%) Epicor
8 1 (2.78%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
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