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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 120 107 98
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 3 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.17% 0.46% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.48% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 17
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
1658 1684 1783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.12% 96.34% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1325 1304 1456
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 July 2015. 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
Warrington +4 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Technical Consultant
North West

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 21 (84.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (80.00%) Cisco
2 20 (80.00%) Juniper
2 20 (80.00%) Finance
2 20 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 20 (80.00%) Management Information System
3 11 (44.00%) CCIE
4 10 (40.00%) CCNP
4 10 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 10 (40.00%) MPLS
4 10 (40.00%) OSPF
4 10 (40.00%) BGP
4 10 (40.00%) NetScreen
4 10 (40.00%) Cisco PIX
4 10 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (40.00%) Riverbed
4 10 (40.00%) Tufin
4 10 (40.00%) F5
4 10 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
4 10 (40.00%) Blue Coat
4 10 (40.00%) CCSE
4 10 (40.00%) Fortinet
4 10 (40.00%) IronPort
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (24.00%) IOS XR
5 6 (24.00%) NX-OS
6 5 (20.00%) JNCIS
6 5 (20.00%) JNCIP
7 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) MPLS
1 10 (40.00%) OSPF
1 10 (40.00%) BGP
1 10 (40.00%) NetScreen
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco PIX
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
2 6 (24.00%) IOS XR
2 6 (24.00%) NX-OS
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (80.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 20 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.00%) Workflow
2 1 (4.00%) Migration
2 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (84.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (44.00%) CCIE
3 10 (40.00%) CCNP
3 10 (40.00%) CCSE
4 5 (20.00%) JNCIS
4 5 (20.00%) JNCIP
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.00%) CCNA
6 1 (4.00%) MCSE
6 1 (4.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Cisco
1 20 (80.00%) Juniper
2 10 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 10 (40.00%) Blue Coat
2 10 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 10 (40.00%) IronPort
2 10 (40.00%) Riverbed
2 10 (40.00%) Tufin
2 10 (40.00%) F5
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle