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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 91 98 107
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 31 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.56% 1.42% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 1.51% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 28 27 18
Average salary £75,000 £57,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% +24.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
1868 2054 2002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.06% 94.31% 93.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1590 1740 1790
Average salary £43,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 37 (58.73%) Java
2 35 (55.56%) Oracle
2 35 (55.56%) WebSphere
3 31 (49.21%) IBM
4 29 (46.03%) Web Services
5 28 (44.44%) SQL
6 22 (34.92%) HTML
7 21 (33.33%) UNIX
8 19 (30.16%) Linux
8 19 (30.16%) SOA
8 19 (30.16%) DB2
8 19 (30.16%) WebSphere Application Server
9 16 (25.40%) WebLogic
9 16 (25.40%) JavaScript
9 16 (25.40%) J2EE
9 16 (25.40%) Degree
10 15 (23.81%) Computer Science
10 15 (23.81%) Ext JS
10 15 (23.81%) Requirements Analysis
10 15 (23.81%) Middleware
10 15 (23.81%) JSP
10 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
10 15 (23.81%) BEA
10 15 (23.81%) Software Delivery
11 14 (22.22%) CICS
11 14 (22.22%) MVS
11 14 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
11 14 (22.22%) Tivoli
11 14 (22.22%) JCL
11 14 (22.22%) BusinessObjects

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 35 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 19 (30.16%) WebSphere Application Server
3 16 (25.40%) WebLogic
4 14 (22.22%) MQSeries
4 14 (22.22%) CICS
5 6 (9.52%) JBoss
6 3 (4.76%) MS Exchange
6 3 (4.76%) Lync
6 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (19.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.70%) MPLS
1 8 (12.70%) OSPF
1 8 (12.70%) BGP
2 7 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (11.11%) SAN
3 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.94%) SSL
4 5 (7.94%) IOS XR
4 5 (7.94%) NX-OS
5 3 (4.76%) Skype
5 3 (4.76%) IPv4
5 3 (4.76%) Firewall
5 3 (4.76%) IPsec
6 2 (3.17%) iSCSI
6 2 (3.17%) NAS
6 2 (3.17%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.59%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.59%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.16%) DB2
2 14 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.94%) RDBMS
4 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.59%) JDeveloper
General
1 8 (12.70%) Banking
1 8 (12.70%) Retail
1 8 (12.70%) Retail Banking
2 7 (11.11%) Finance
3 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.76%) Private Banking
5 2 (3.17%) Law
6 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.59%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.59%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.03%) Web Services
2 22 (34.92%) HTML
3 16 (25.40%) J2EE
4 15 (23.81%) JSP
4 15 (23.81%) Middleware
4 15 (23.81%) Ext JS
5 14 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
5 14 (22.22%) ISPF
6 8 (12.70%) XML
7 7 (11.11%) jQuery
8 5 (7.94%) Java EE
9 2 (3.17%) CSS
10 1 (1.59%) .NET
10 1 (1.59%) SOAP
10 1 (1.59%) JSON
10 1 (1.59%) WCF
10 1 (1.59%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 14 (22.22%) Mainframe
3 5 (7.94%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.76%) Private Cloud
4 3 (4.76%) Public Cloud
4 3 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.76%) HP StoreVirtual
5 2 (3.17%) iSeries
5 2 (3.17%) Replication
5 2 (3.17%) Clustering
6 1 (1.59%) IVR
6 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.33%) UNIX
2 19 (30.16%) Linux
3 14 (22.22%) MVS
3 14 (22.22%) Windows
3 14 (22.22%) AIX
3 14 (22.22%) Solaris
4 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.59%) OS/390
6 1 (1.59%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) SOA
2 15 (23.81%) Requirements Analysis
2 15 (23.81%) Software Delivery
3 6 (9.52%) High Availability
4 5 (7.94%) Time Management
4 5 (7.94%) Migration
5 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.76%) Wealth Management
5 3 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.17%) CRM
6 2 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.59%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.59%) Business Analysis
7 1 (1.59%) Workflow
7 1 (1.59%) ETL
7 1 (1.59%) Product Management
7 1 (1.59%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (58.73%) Java
2 28 (44.44%) SQL
3 16 (25.40%) JavaScript
4 14 (22.22%) Perl
4 14 (22.22%) JCL
5 9 (14.29%) COBOL
6 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (25.40%) Degree
2 10 (15.87%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (11.11%) MCSE
3 7 (11.11%) CCIE
4 5 (7.94%) CCNP
5 2 (3.17%) CCIP
5 2 (3.17%) CCNA
5 2 (3.17%) CCDP
5 2 (3.17%) CCA
5 2 (3.17%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.17%) MCITP
System Software
1 10 (15.87%) Hyper-V
2 7 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.11%) vSphere
3 6 (9.52%) XenApp
4 5 (7.94%) Terminal Services
4 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (6.35%) XenDesktop
6 3 (4.76%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (3.17%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.17%) XenServer
8 1 (1.59%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 14 (22.22%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.17%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.17%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (55.56%) Oracle
2 31 (49.21%) IBM
3 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 15 (23.81%) BEA
4 11 (17.46%) Cisco
5 8 (12.70%) Juniper
5 8 (12.70%) VMware
5 8 (12.70%) Riverbed
5 8 (12.70%) F5
6 7 (11.11%) CheckPoint
7 6 (9.52%) Citrix
7 6 (9.52%) HP
8 4 (6.35%) NetApp
9 3 (4.76%) SonicWALL
9 3 (4.76%) Dell
10 2 (3.17%) Veeam
11 1 (1.59%) Sourcefire
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