The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 August 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 Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 63 61 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 3 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.48% 1.16% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 1.23% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 2
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -39.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £34,000 £55,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £52,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
Job Titles Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
590 652 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 94.55% 94.22% 95.01%
Number of salaries quoted 515 482 326
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £57,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Consultant
West Midlands

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Coventry

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) SAN
4 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
4 5 (38.46%) HP
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco
4 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (30.77%) EMC
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (23.08%) NetApp
6 3 (23.08%) MS Office
6 3 (23.08%) MCSE
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (23.08%) Dell
6 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
6 3 (23.08%) MCITP
6 3 (23.08%) vSphere
6 3 (23.08%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (23.08%) Lync
6 3 (23.08%) Unified Communications
7 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (15.38%) Office 365

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 3 (23.08%) Lync
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (15.38%) IIS
4 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) Unified Communications
3 2 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
3 2 (15.38%) Intranet
3 2 (15.38%) Internet
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) COM
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) XML
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.69%) PMI
1 1 (7.69%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (15.38%) Solaris
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) ERP
2 1 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
1 2 (15.38%) Korn
1 2 (15.38%) C
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
1 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (23.08%) MCSE
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) MCITP
3 2 (15.38%) CCEE
3 2 (15.38%) CCAA
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (7.69%) CISA
4 1 (7.69%) CISM
4 1 (7.69%) CISSP
4 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) MCTS
4 1 (7.69%) NCDA
4 1 (7.69%) NCIE
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) vSphere
3 3 (23.08%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (15.38%) XenApp
4 2 (15.38%) XenServer
4 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
4 2 (15.38%) Terminal Server
4 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (7.69%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (7.69%) MOM
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) HP
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) EMC
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix
5 3 (23.08%) NetApp
5 3 (23.08%) Dell
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) Clearswift
7 1 (7.69%) Mitel
7 1 (7.69%) Symantec
7 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 1 (7.69%) SAP
7 1 (7.69%) Nortel
7 1 (7.69%) Avaya
7 1 (7.69%) Dialogic