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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 93 74 73
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 25 33 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.39% 2.11% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 2.24% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 32
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -3.15%
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
1723 1470 1594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.94% 94.17% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1564 1284 1368
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
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 29 January 2015.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 39 (62.90%) Microsoft
2 32 (51.61%) Windows
3 24 (38.71%) SQL Server
4 19 (30.65%) MS Office
5 18 (29.03%) ITIL
6 16 (25.81%) TCP/IP
7 15 (24.19%) Python
7 15 (24.19%) VBScript
7 15 (24.19%) Front Office
7 15 (24.19%) Degree
7 15 (24.19%) ETRM
8 13 (20.97%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (19.35%) VMware
10 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
11 10 (16.13%) UNIX
11 10 (16.13%) Linux
11 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
12 9 (14.52%) PHP
12 9 (14.52%) MySQL
12 9 (14.52%) Citrix
12 9 (14.52%) MCSE
12 9 (14.52%) Bash Shell
12 9 (14.52%) NoSQL
12 9 (14.52%) Software Engineering
13 8 (12.90%) Office 365
13 8 (12.90%) Hyper-V
13 8 (12.90%) Reuters
13 8 (12.90%) Bloomberg
13 8 (12.90%) NetApp

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (11.29%) Lync
2 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.06%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.06%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.84%) IIS
4 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 19 (30.65%) MS Office
2 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Office 365
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.81%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.06%) Unified Communications
3 4 (6.45%) SAN
4 3 (4.84%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (4.84%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (3.23%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.61%) 3G
6 1 (1.61%) Firewall
6 1 (1.61%) DHCP
6 1 (1.61%) LAN
6 1 (1.61%) WAN
6 1 (1.61%) DNS
6 1 (1.61%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.52%) MySQL
2 9 (14.52%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.84%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (24.19%) Front Office
2 3 (4.84%) Finance
3 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) Mainframe
1 3 (4.84%) Clustering
2 2 (3.23%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.61%) iSeries
3 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 32 (51.61%) Windows
2 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (16.13%) UNIX
3 10 (16.13%) Linux
4 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.84%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.61%) Android
7 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.03%) ITIL
2 15 (24.19%) ETRM
3 9 (14.52%) Software Engineering
4 6 (9.68%) Migration
5 5 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (3.23%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (3.23%) Data Management
6 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.23%) MOF
7 1 (1.61%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.61%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (1.61%) OO
7 1 (1.61%) ERP
7 1 (1.61%) CRM
7 1 (1.61%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.19%) Python
1 15 (24.19%) VBScript
2 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.52%) PHP
3 9 (14.52%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.84%) SQL
5 2 (3.23%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Degree
2 13 (20.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (14.52%) MCSE
4 4 (6.45%) MCITP
4 4 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (4.84%) CCA
5 3 (4.84%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.84%) CCNA
5 3 (4.84%) MCTS
5 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.84%) NCDA
5 3 (4.84%) NCIE
6 2 (3.23%) VCAP
6 2 (3.23%) VTSP
6 2 (3.23%) VCDX
7 1 (1.61%) VCP4
7 1 (1.61%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (12.90%) Hyper-V
2 7 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.68%) Active Directory
4 4 (6.45%) vSphere
5 3 (4.84%) XenApp
6 2 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.61%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.61%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) SCCM
1 3 (4.84%) SCOM
2 2 (3.23%) Windows Intune
2 2 (3.23%) SCVMM
2 2 (3.23%) Legato
2 2 (3.23%) SCOrch
2 2 (3.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (3.23%) SCSM
3 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 39 (62.90%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.35%) VMware
3 9 (14.52%) Citrix
4 8 (12.90%) Reuters
4 8 (12.90%) Bloomberg
4 8 (12.90%) NetApp
5 6 (9.68%) HP
6 5 (8.06%) EMC
7 3 (4.84%) Cisco
8 2 (3.23%) IBM
8 2 (3.23%) Symantec
8 2 (3.23%) CommVault
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle
9 1 (1.61%) NetSuite
9 1 (1.61%) Veeam
9 1 (1.61%) 3PAR
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