The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 164 138 155
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 18 50 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.45% 1.21% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 1.27% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 16 43 26
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £24,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £54,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3771 3940 3629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.46% 94.96% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3105 3415 3199
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
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 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 July 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 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
Altrincham +1 2 £36,500 +22.68% 1
Bolton +2 1 £26,500 -41.11%
Technical Consultant
North West

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
1 17 (42.50%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (27.50%) MS Exchange
4 10 (25.00%) C#
4 10 (25.00%) .NET
5 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
6 8 (20.00%) Oracle
6 8 (20.00%) SQL
6 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (17.50%) VB.NET
7 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
7 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (15.00%) ISO 9000
8 6 (15.00%) UNIX
8 6 (15.00%) PL/SQL
8 6 (15.00%) DCOM
8 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (15.00%) Hyper-V
8 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database
9 5 (12.50%) MCITP
9 5 (12.50%) Migration
9 5 (12.50%) VMware
9 5 (12.50%) MCSE
9 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (10.00%) NetApp
10 4 (10.00%) Symantec

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 11 (27.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
3 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (10.00%) Lync
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) DNS
1 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.50%) VPN
2 1 (2.50%) DHCP
2 1 (2.50%) FTP
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
2 1 (2.50%) LAN
2 1 (2.50%) WAN
2 1 (2.50%) MPLS
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Billing
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) .NET
2 6 (15.00%) DCOM
3 1 (2.50%) EDIFACT
3 1 (2.50%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) XSL
3 1 (2.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (2.50%) TRADACOMS
2 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (15.00%) UNIX
5 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.50%) Migration
2 4 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 4 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (5.00%) Project Management
3 2 (5.00%) OO
3 2 (5.00%) SOA
4 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (2.50%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (2.50%) Business Development
4 1 (2.50%) Cash Management
4 1 (2.50%) Data Mapping
4 1 (2.50%) Network Design
4 1 (2.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (2.50%) TOGAF
4 1 (2.50%) Scrum
4 1 (2.50%) Web Design
4 1 (2.50%) CRM
4 1 (2.50%) ERP
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) C#
2 8 (20.00%) SQL
3 7 (17.50%) VB.NET
4 6 (15.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (10.00%) Java
6 3 (7.50%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (2.50%) X++
7 1 (2.50%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.50%) PeopleCode
7 1 (2.50%) SQR
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) MCITP
1 5 (12.50%) MCSE
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.00%) MCTS
3 2 (5.00%) CCA
3 2 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.00%) CCIE
3 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.00%) NCIE
4 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.50%) JNCIA
4 1 (2.50%) JNCIS
4 1 (2.50%) JNCIP
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.50%) ISEB
4 1 (2.50%) CCNP
4 1 (2.50%) CCNA
4 1 (2.50%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (10.00%) UAG
4 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.50%) XenApp
5 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) MOM
1 4 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (10.00%) SCCM
1 4 (10.00%) SCOM
1 4 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.50%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) Oracle
3 5 (12.50%) VMware
4 4 (10.00%) NetApp
4 4 (10.00%) Symantec
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco
5 3 (7.50%) Citrix
6 2 (5.00%) Siemens
6 2 (5.00%) AppSense
6 2 (5.00%) Wonderware
7 1 (2.50%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.50%) ION Trading
7 1 (2.50%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (2.50%) BT
7 1 (2.50%) Lotus
7 1 (2.50%) Juniper
7 1 (2.50%) HP
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
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Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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e-Recruiter
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + Negotiable based on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago