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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 95 107 57
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 38 20 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.61% 0.96% 3.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.01% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 35 16 39
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
2219 1971 1591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.15% 94.58% 93.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1971 1796 1322
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
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 22 October 2014.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 39 (62.90%) Microsoft
2 32 (51.61%) Windows
3 24 (38.71%) SQL Server
4 22 (35.48%) MS Office
5 20 (32.26%) Front Office
5 20 (32.26%) Degree
6 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (27.42%) ITIL
7 17 (27.42%) VMware
8 16 (25.81%) TCP/IP
9 15 (24.19%) VBScript
9 15 (24.19%) Python
9 15 (24.19%) ETRM
10 14 (22.58%) MCSE
10 14 (22.58%) Citrix
11 13 (20.97%) Active Directory
12 12 (19.35%) MS Exchange
13 11 (17.74%) HP
13 11 (17.74%) SharePoint
14 10 (16.13%) Hyper-V
14 10 (16.13%) SharePoint 2010
15 9 (14.52%) Lync
15 9 (14.52%) XenApp
15 9 (14.52%) Citrix Certification
15 9 (14.52%) MS Excel
15 9 (14.52%) Migration
16 8 (12.90%) Reuters
16 8 (12.90%) Bloomberg
16 8 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 12 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 11 (17.74%) SharePoint
3 10 (16.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (14.52%) Lync
5 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (6.45%) IIS
6 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (4.84%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.61%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (35.48%) MS Office
2 9 (14.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Office 365
2 5 (8.06%) SaaS
3 2 (3.23%) IaaS
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.81%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.06%) SAN
3 4 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (6.45%) iSCSI
3 4 (6.45%) Unified Communications
3 4 (6.45%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (4.84%) Firewall
5 1 (1.61%) 4G
5 1 (1.61%) 3G
5 1 (1.61%) LAN
5 1 (1.61%) WAN
5 1 (1.61%) DHCP
5 1 (1.61%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) Big Data
3 4 (6.45%) DB2
General
1 20 (32.26%) Front Office
2 4 (6.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Clustering
2 5 (8.06%) Social Media
3 4 (6.45%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.84%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (51.61%) Windows
2 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (9.68%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) ITIL
2 15 (24.19%) ETRM
3 9 (14.52%) Migration
4 5 (8.06%) Business Development
4 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
4 5 (8.06%) Big Data Analytics
4 5 (8.06%) Business Transformation
4 5 (8.06%) Analytics
5 3 (4.84%) Data Management
6 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.23%) MOF
6 2 (3.23%) Project Management
7 1 (1.61%) Matrix Management
7 1 (1.61%) CRM
7 1 (1.61%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (1.61%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.19%) VBScript
1 15 (24.19%) Python
2 4 (6.45%) COBOL
2 4 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) Degree
2 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (22.58%) MCSE
4 9 (14.52%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (11.29%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (11.29%) CCA
6 7 (11.29%) CCNA
7 6 (9.68%) MCITP
8 4 (6.45%) NCDA
8 4 (6.45%) NCIE
9 3 (4.84%) VCDX
9 3 (4.84%) MCTS
9 3 (4.84%) VCAP
9 3 (4.84%) VTSP
10 2 (3.23%) CCEE
10 2 (3.23%) CCAA
11 1 (1.61%) VCP4
11 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (20.97%) Active Directory
2 10 (16.13%) Hyper-V
3 9 (14.52%) XenApp
4 7 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (9.68%) vSphere
6 2 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.23%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.23%) XenServer
6 2 (3.23%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.61%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) SCCM
2 3 (4.84%) SCOM
2 3 (4.84%) Legato
3 2 (3.23%) SCOrch
3 2 (3.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (3.23%) SCSM
3 2 (3.23%) Windows Intune
3 2 (3.23%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 39 (62.90%) Microsoft
2 17 (27.42%) VMware
3 14 (22.58%) Citrix
4 11 (17.74%) HP
5 8 (12.90%) Reuters
5 8 (12.90%) Bloomberg
6 7 (11.29%) NetApp
7 6 (9.68%) Cisco
8 3 (4.84%) Symantec
8 3 (4.84%) CommVault
9 2 (3.23%) Dell
9 2 (3.23%) EMC
10 1 (1.61%) 3PAR
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Contract also considered
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