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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank - 39 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 1.30% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £65,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.46%
Technical Consultant
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
224 223 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 88.19% 96.96% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 160 183 159
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Chester

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Physics
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) SAS
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (25.00%) EDI
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) French Language
2 1 (25.00%) German Language
2 1 (25.00%) Italian Language
2 1 (25.00%) Portuguese Language

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (25.00%) French Language
1 1 (25.00%) German Language
1 1 (25.00%) Italian Language
1 1 (25.00%) Portuguese Language
1 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) EDI
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Physics
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Cash Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) ION Trading