The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 121 96 123
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 4 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.21% 1.26% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 1.34% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 13
Average salary £45,000 £57,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.07% +51.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £36,200 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
Technical Consultant
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1824 1492 2073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.12% 93.78% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1457 1208 1775
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,350 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Cheshire region.

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Cheshire

Technical Consultant
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Runcorn -4 1 £42,500 -34.61%
Chester -6 1 £47,500 -26.92%
Wilmslow - 1 - -
Technical Consultant
North West

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) MS Office
3 7 (46.67%) VMware
4 6 (40.00%) Citrix
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 5 (33.33%) SAP
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (26.67%) Office 365
6 4 (26.67%) Statistics
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
6 4 (26.67%) Physics
6 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (26.67%) Business Objects
6 4 (26.67%) C
6 4 (26.67%) C++
6 4 (26.67%) .NET
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
6 4 (26.67%) Java
6 4 (26.67%) Python
6 4 (26.67%) SAS
6 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (26.67%) Active Directory

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (26.67%) SAS
2 3 (20.00%) IIS
2 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (13.33%) Lync
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.67%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Office
2 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Exchequer
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) SAP HANA
3 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) French Language
2 1 (6.67%) German Language
2 1 (6.67%) Italian Language
2 1 (6.67%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (6.67%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) EDI
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Statistics
1 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
1 4 (26.67%) Physics
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Project Management
1 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Cash Management
2 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (6.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) Python
2 4 (26.67%) C
2 4 (26.67%) C++
2 4 (26.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) MCITP
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (13.33%) MCSE
3 2 (13.33%) CCA
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) MCTS
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) Terminal Server
3 3 (20.00%) XenApp
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) Citrix
4 5 (33.33%) SAP
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle
5 4 (26.67%) Business Objects
6 2 (13.33%) Infor
7 1 (6.67%) Veeam
7 1 (6.67%) ION Trading
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco
7 1 (6.67%) IBM
7 1 (6.67%) NetApp
7 1 (6.67%) Sage
7 1 (6.67%) Sun
Northwich, Cheshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + 6k car allowance + benefits
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