The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 170 136 144
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 22 42 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.52% 1.13% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 1.19% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 18 34 44
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -
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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3960 3525 4178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.49% 94.86% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3416 3074 3749
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Manchester

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

Technical Consultant
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Salford - 1 £40,000 -
Stockport - 1 - -
Technical Consultant
North West

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (53.85%) VMware
2 20 (51.28%) Windows
3 17 (43.59%) Citrix
4 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
4 16 (41.03%) NetApp
5 15 (38.46%) SQL
6 14 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (28.21%) NCIE
8 10 (25.64%) Cisco
9 9 (23.08%) IIS
9 9 (23.08%) Hyper-V
10 8 (20.51%) .NET
10 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
10 8 (20.51%) XenApp
11 7 (17.95%) C#
11 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
11 7 (17.95%) AppSense
11 7 (17.95%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (17.95%) XenDesktop
11 7 (17.95%) Enterprise Storage
11 7 (17.95%) NCDA
11 7 (17.95%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (12.82%) Java
12 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
12 5 (12.82%) HP
12 5 (12.82%) Firewall
12 5 (12.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (10.26%) VB.NET
13 4 (10.26%) ITIL

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 9 (23.08%) IIS
2 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.26%) Lync
4 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.56%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) Cisco IOS
1 7 (17.95%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (12.82%) Firewall
3 4 (10.26%) SAN
3 4 (10.26%) NetScaler
4 3 (7.69%) NAS
4 3 (7.69%) Wireless
4 3 (7.69%) VPN
5 2 (5.13%) DNS
5 2 (5.13%) DHCP
5 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.56%) ADSL
6 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) PowerBuilder
1 1 (2.56%) PeopleTools
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
2 1 (2.56%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) HTML
3 1 (2.56%) CSS
3 1 (2.56%) Web Services
3 1 (2.56%) XML
3 1 (2.56%) XSLT
3 1 (2.56%) Middleware
3 1 (2.56%) WinForms
3 1 (2.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Economics
3 1 (2.56%) Statistics
3 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.26%) ITIL
2 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
2 2 (5.13%) OO
2 2 (5.13%) CRM
2 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity
2 2 (5.13%) SOA
2 2 (5.13%) Service Management
2 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (5.13%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
3 1 (2.56%) Microservices
3 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (2.56%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (2.56%) Scrum
3 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
3 1 (2.56%) Resource Management
3 1 (2.56%) Wealth Management
3 1 (2.56%) Product Management
3 1 (2.56%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) SQL
2 7 (17.95%) C#
3 5 (12.82%) Java
4 4 (10.26%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.13%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.56%) PeopleCode
6 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) NCIE
2 7 (17.95%) NCDA
3 5 (12.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (10.26%) CCA
4 4 (10.26%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (7.69%) MCSE
6 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (5.13%) MCITP
6 2 (5.13%) Degree
7 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) VCP4
7 1 (2.56%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 8 (20.51%) XenApp
4 7 (17.95%) XenDesktop
5 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
6 3 (7.69%) vSphere
7 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.56%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) ARCserve
1 2 (5.13%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) VMware
2 17 (43.59%) Citrix
3 16 (41.03%) NetApp
3 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
4 10 (25.64%) Cisco
5 7 (17.95%) AppSense
6 5 (12.82%) HP
7 2 (5.13%) EMC
7 2 (5.13%) Meraki
7 2 (5.13%) ION Trading
7 2 (5.13%) Wonderware
7 2 (5.13%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.13%) Siemens
8 1 (2.56%) JD Edwards
8 1 (2.56%) Symantec
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle
8 1 (2.56%) Sybase
8 1 (2.56%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (2.56%) SAP
8 1 (2.56%) SonicWALL
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