The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 62 54 49
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 1 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.17% 1.25% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 1.32% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -39.13%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
Technical Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
568 532 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 96.27% 94.83% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 489 415 360
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £53,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 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 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) SAN
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) MS Office
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Lync
4 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
4 3 (37.50%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (25.00%) CCEE
5 2 (25.00%) CCAA
5 2 (25.00%) Office 365
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (25.00%) vSphere
5 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (25.00%) PowerShell

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (37.50%) Lync
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (25.00%) IIS
3 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
3 2 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (25.00%) Intranet
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) COM
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (25.00%) Solaris
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (25.00%) Korn
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (25.00%) MCITP
1 2 (25.00%) CCEE
1 2 (25.00%) CCAA
2 1 (12.50%) MCTS
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (25.00%) Terminal Server
4 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 2 (25.00%) XenServer
4 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (25.00%) vSphere
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (12.50%) UAG
5 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (12.50%) MOM
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
4 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 2 (25.00%) Clearswift
5 1 (12.50%) Symantec
5 1 (12.50%) Mitel
5 1 (12.50%) Dialogic
5 1 (12.50%) Nortel
5 1 (12.50%) Avaya