The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 104 109 84
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 23 19 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.16% 0.93% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 0.99% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 20
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.55% +0.55%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1874 1919 1567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.17% 93.66% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1620 1697 1381
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Consultant
West Midlands

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 30 July 2014.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
2 17 (41.46%) MS Exchange
3 16 (39.02%) Active Directory
4 15 (36.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (36.59%) VMware
5 12 (29.27%) SharePoint
5 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
5 12 (29.27%) Windows
5 12 (29.27%) MCSE
5 12 (29.27%) Hyper-V
6 11 (26.83%) Migration
6 11 (26.83%) HP
7 10 (24.39%) Clustering
8 9 (21.95%) Citrix
8 9 (21.95%) Lync
9 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
9 8 (19.51%) NetApp
9 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (19.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (19.51%) MCITP
9 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (17.07%) MS Office
10 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (17.07%) Office 365
10 7 (17.07%) Analytics
11 6 (14.63%) EMC
11 6 (14.63%) Cisco
11 6 (14.63%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (14.63%) XenApp
11 6 (14.63%) Degree

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 17 (41.46%) MS Exchange
2 12 (29.27%) SharePoint
3 9 (21.95%) Lync
4 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (12.20%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (9.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2000
6 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (7.32%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (2.44%) CMS
8 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Office 365
2 5 (12.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) SAN
2 3 (7.32%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (7.32%) Unified Communications
3 2 (4.88%) Firewall
3 2 (4.88%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) Big Data
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.88%) DTS
3 2 (4.88%) DB2
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (12.20%) Front Office
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Clustering
2 5 (12.20%) Social Media
3 4 (9.76%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.88%) FlexPod
4 2 (4.88%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) Windows
2 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.32%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Migration
2 7 (17.07%) Analytics
3 5 (12.20%) Business Development
3 5 (12.20%) E-Commerce
3 5 (12.20%) Big Data Analytics
3 5 (12.20%) Business Transformation
4 4 (9.76%) Project Management
4 4 (9.76%) Data Protection
4 4 (9.76%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (4.88%) High Availability
5 2 (4.88%) Change Control
5 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.88%) ITIL
5 2 (4.88%) Matrix Management
5 2 (4.88%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (4.88%) Performance Testing
5 2 (4.88%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (2.44%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) COBOL
2 1 (2.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (29.27%) MCSE
3 8 (19.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (19.51%) MCITP
4 6 (14.63%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (14.63%) Degree
5 4 (9.76%) CCNA
5 4 (9.76%) CCA
5 4 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (9.76%) MCTS
6 2 (4.88%) NCDA
6 2 (4.88%) NCIE
6 2 (4.88%) CCEE
6 2 (4.88%) CCAA
6 2 (4.88%) OCP
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (4.88%) MCSA
7 1 (2.44%) VCDX
7 1 (2.44%) VCAP
7 1 (2.44%) VTSP
System Software
1 16 (39.02%) Active Directory
2 12 (29.27%) Hyper-V
3 6 (14.63%) XenApp
4 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (9.76%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (9.76%) UAG
5 4 (9.76%) vSphere
5 4 (9.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (4.88%) XenServer
6 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) SCCM
2 4 (9.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (9.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (9.76%) MOM
2 4 (9.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (9.76%) SCOM
3 2 (4.88%) Data Guard
3 2 (4.88%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.44%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.44%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (2.44%) Legato
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
2 15 (36.59%) VMware
3 11 (26.83%) HP
4 9 (21.95%) Citrix
5 8 (19.51%) NetApp
6 6 (14.63%) EMC
6 6 (14.63%) Cisco
7 5 (12.20%) Symantec
8 4 (9.76%) Dell
9 2 (4.88%) 3PAR
9 2 (4.88%) Mercator
9 2 (4.88%) Oracle
10 1 (2.44%) Brocade
10 1 (2.44%) SAP
10 1 (2.44%) IBM
10 1 (2.44%) Sun
10 1 (2.44%) BMC
10 1 (2.44%) CommVault
10 1 (2.44%) Hitachi
10 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
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