The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 100 99 105
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 20 25 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.08% 1.30% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 1.37% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 20
Average salary £25,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1766 1830 1726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.72% 94.87% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1294 1438 1491
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Technical Consultant
North West

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Chester - 6 £23,000 -
Northwich - 2 £30,000 -
Runcorn -3 1 £28,000 -34.88%
Warrington -29 1 £45,000 +23.71% 1
Technical Consultant
North West

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 15 (55.56%) VMware
2 15 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 13 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (40.74%) MS Office
5 10 (37.04%) Windows
6 8 (29.63%) Project Management
7 7 (25.93%) NetApp
7 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
7 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (25.93%) Business Continuity
7 7 (25.93%) ITIL
7 7 (25.93%) C
7 7 (25.93%) N-Tier
7 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
7 7 (25.93%) Replication
8 6 (22.22%) Statistics
8 6 (22.22%) Degree
8 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
8 6 (22.22%) Physics
8 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
8 6 (22.22%) Python
8 6 (22.22%) SAS
8 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (22.22%) C++
8 6 (22.22%) Java
8 6 (22.22%) .NET
8 6 (22.22%) Oracle
8 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 6 (22.22%) Business Objects

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 6 (22.22%) SAS
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
3 3 (11.11%) IIS
3 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (7.41%) Lync
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.70%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 15 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 11 (40.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) FTP
2 2 (7.41%) HTTP
2 2 (7.41%) SNMP
2 2 (7.41%) LDAP
2 2 (7.41%) SMTP
3 1 (3.70%) DHCP
3 1 (3.70%) ADSL
3 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 6 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) XSLT
2 2 (7.41%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) N-Tier
1 7 (25.93%) Replication
2 6 (22.22%) Statistics
2 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 6 (22.22%) Physics
2 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Project Management
2 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (25.93%) Business Continuity
2 7 (25.93%) ITIL
3 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 6 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Business Development
4 2 (7.41%) Data Mapping
4 2 (7.41%) Network Management
4 2 (7.41%) Data Management
5 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) C
2 6 (22.22%) C++
2 6 (22.22%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) Python
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) ActionScript
4 2 (7.41%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) MCITP
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (7.41%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) CCA
3 2 (7.41%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.70%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
2 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
3 3 (11.11%) Terminal Server
3 3 (11.11%) XenApp
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 15 (55.56%) VMware
3 7 (25.93%) NetApp
4 6 (22.22%) Citrix
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle
4 6 (22.22%) Business Objects
4 6 (22.22%) SAP
5 2 (7.41%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) Infor
6 1 (3.70%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.70%) Sun
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco
Cheshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
TalkTalk
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 21 days ago