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 28 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 122 100 127
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 3 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.17% 1.11% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 1.17% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 10
Average salary £48,750 £57,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% +48.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £36,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1715 1622 2214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.65% 94.58% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1357 1325 1949
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
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 28 July 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
Chester +1 2 £48,750 +50.00%
Technical Consultant
North West

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) VMware
2 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 10 (45.45%) MS Office
4 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (36.36%) Windows
5 8 (36.36%) Project Management
6 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
6 7 (31.82%) C
7 6 (27.27%) C++
7 6 (27.27%) Java
7 6 (27.27%) .NET
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle
7 6 (27.27%) Business Objects
7 6 (27.27%) SAP
7 6 (27.27%) Python
7 6 (27.27%) SAS
7 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (27.27%) Statistics
7 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
7 6 (27.27%) Degree
7 6 (27.27%) Mathematics
7 6 (27.27%) Physics
7 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
7 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
7 6 (27.27%) Business Analysis
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (22.73%) Citrix
8 5 (22.73%) Finance

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (27.27%) SAS
2 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
3 3 (13.64%) IIS
4 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (9.09%) Lync
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (45.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) LDAP
2 2 (9.09%) SNMP
2 2 (9.09%) SMTP
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) French Language
2 1 (4.55%) German Language
2 1 (4.55%) Italian Language
2 1 (4.55%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (4.55%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) EDI
2 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Statistics
1 6 (27.27%) Mathematics
1 6 (27.27%) Physics
1 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 4 (18.18%) N-Tier
2 4 (18.18%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Project Management
2 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 6 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
3 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.09%) Network Management
5 1 (4.55%) Cash Management
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) CRM
5 1 (4.55%) ERP
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) C
2 6 (27.27%) C++
2 6 (27.27%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) Python
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) MCITP
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) MCSE
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (9.09%) CCA
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (4.55%) MCTS
4 1 (4.55%) CCNP
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
3 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 3 (13.64%) XenApp
4 3 (13.64%) Terminal Server
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle
3 6 (27.27%) Business Objects
3 6 (27.27%) SAP
4 5 (22.73%) Citrix
5 4 (18.18%) NetApp
6 2 (9.09%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) Infor
7 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL
7 1 (4.55%) Sun
7 1 (4.55%) ION Trading
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + travel allowance, health care, pension
Posted: 17 days ago