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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 172 118 154
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 17 63 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.42% 1.68% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 1.79% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 17 55 26
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £24,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £63,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
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
3855 3527 3669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.30% 94.15% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3211 3074 3224
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 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
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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 0 2 £29,000 +18.36%
Bolton - 1 £26,500 -
Technical Consultant
North West

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 13 (39.39%) C#
1 13 (39.39%) Windows
2 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 12 (36.36%) .NET
3 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (27.27%) VB.NET
4 9 (27.27%) VMware
5 7 (21.21%) NetApp
5 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (18.18%) Citrix
6 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 5 (15.15%) SQL
7 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
7 5 (15.15%) CCA
7 5 (15.15%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (15.15%) AppSense
7 5 (15.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (15.15%) NCIE
8 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (12.12%) XenApp
9 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
9 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
9 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
9 3 (9.09%) Firewall
9 3 (9.09%) ISO 9000
9 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
9 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
9 3 (9.09%) DNS
9 3 (9.09%) UNIX

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) Lync
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Firewall
1 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 3 (9.09%) DNS
2 2 (6.06%) DHCP
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.03%) Wireless
3 1 (3.03%) ADSL
3 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (3.03%) Billing
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (9.09%) DCOM
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.09%) UNIX
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (6.06%) ITIL
1 2 (6.06%) OO
1 2 (6.06%) SOA
2 1 (3.03%) Software Testing
2 1 (3.03%) Cash Management
2 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (3.03%) TOGAF
2 1 (3.03%) Web Design
2 1 (3.03%) Scrum
2 1 (3.03%) ERP
2 1 (3.03%) CRM
2 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) C#
2 9 (27.27%) VB.NET
3 5 (15.15%) SQL
4 3 (9.09%) C++
4 3 (9.09%) Java
4 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.03%) X++
5 1 (3.03%) PeopleCode
5 1 (3.03%) SQR
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) CCA
1 5 (15.15%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (15.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (15.15%) NCIE
2 2 (6.06%) MCSE
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.06%) MCITP
3 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.03%) JNCIA
3 1 (3.03%) JNCIS
3 1 (3.03%) JNCIP
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.03%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) CCIE
3 1 (3.03%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) ISO 9000
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.12%) XenApp
3 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.06%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.03%) VMware Server
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) ARCserve
1 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (27.27%) VMware
3 7 (21.21%) NetApp
4 6 (18.18%) Citrix
5 5 (15.15%) AppSense
6 3 (9.09%) Oracle
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco
7 2 (6.06%) Siemens
7 2 (6.06%) Wonderware
7 2 (6.06%) Fortinet
8 1 (3.03%) SonicWALL
8 1 (3.03%) Draytek
8 1 (3.03%) ION Trading
8 1 (3.03%) BT
8 1 (3.03%) Symantec
8 1 (3.03%) Juniper
8 1 (3.03%) HP
8 1 (3.03%) PeopleSoft
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