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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 170 174 113
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -61
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 22 19 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.57% 0.47% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.49% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 57
Average salary £42,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £29,400 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £44,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
3685 3859 3649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.79% 95.03% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3093 3186 3184
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +8 5 £45,000 +55.17% 1
Bolton +7 2 £30,250 +14.15%
Technical Consultant
North West

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 24 (50.00%) Oracle
2 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 22 (45.83%) SQL
3 20 (41.67%) Windows
4 16 (33.33%) XML
4 16 (33.33%) Degree
5 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
6 12 (25.00%) Web Services
6 12 (25.00%) Java
7 11 (22.92%) Linux
8 10 (20.83%) UNIX
8 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
8 10 (20.83%) Project Management
8 10 (20.83%) VMware
8 10 (20.83%) Data Management
9 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (18.75%) HTML
9 9 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (16.67%) CSS
10 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
11 7 (14.58%) SOA
11 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
11 7 (14.58%) Red Hat
11 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (12.50%) IBM
12 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET
12 6 (12.50%) SharePoint

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.33%) Drupal
3 2 (4.17%) Lync
3 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) JBoss
4 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.08%) CMS
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.08%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.08%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Tridion
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Business One
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) DNS
2 3 (6.25%) Firewall
3 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.17%) Network Security
4 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.08%) VPN
4 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.08%) Wireless
4 1 (2.08%) IPsec
4 1 (2.08%) WiMAX
4 1 (2.08%) IMAP
4 1 (2.08%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.08%) IPv4
4 1 (2.08%) IPv6
4 1 (2.08%) SAN
4 1 (2.08%) Bluetooth
4 1 (2.08%) Broadband
4 1 (2.08%) POP3
4 1 (2.08%) SMTP
4 1 (2.08%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
5 4 (8.33%) Big Data
5 4 (8.33%) MySQL
5 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Banking
2 2 (4.17%) Retail
2 2 (4.17%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.08%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (33.33%) XML
2 12 (25.00%) Web Services
3 9 (18.75%) HTML
4 8 (16.67%) CSS
5 6 (12.50%) .NET
5 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 5 (10.42%) J2EE
7 4 (8.33%) Ajax
7 4 (8.33%) jQuery
8 3 (6.25%) DCOM
9 1 (2.08%) EJB
9 1 (2.08%) RSS
9 1 (2.08%) Middleware
9 1 (2.08%) Spring
9 1 (2.08%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (2.08%) REST
9 1 (2.08%) 802.1X
9 1 (2.08%) Apache Flex
9 1 (2.08%) WCF
9 1 (2.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Replication
2 4 (8.33%) Social Media
2 4 (8.33%) User Experience
3 2 (4.17%) NHS
4 1 (2.08%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (41.67%) Windows
2 11 (22.92%) Linux
3 10 (20.83%) UNIX
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Project Management
1 10 (20.83%) Data Management
2 9 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
3 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
4 7 (14.58%) SOA
5 6 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 6 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (10.42%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 5 (10.42%) Migration
7 3 (6.25%) ITIL
8 2 (4.17%) Service Management
8 2 (4.17%) Market Research
8 2 (4.17%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (4.17%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.17%) Project Planning
8 2 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.08%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.08%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) SQL
2 12 (25.00%) Java
3 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.50%) C#
5 4 (8.33%) Perl
5 4 (8.33%) PHP
5 4 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 4 (8.33%) ActionScript
5 4 (8.33%) VBA
6 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.17%) C
7 1 (2.08%) Scala
7 1 (2.08%) C++
7 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.25%) MCITP
4 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) MCTS
4 2 (4.17%) PMP
4 2 (4.17%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.08%) MCSE
5 1 (2.08%) CCA
5 1 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.08%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.08%) XenApp
4 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) SCCM
1 2 (4.17%) SCOM
1 2 (4.17%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.08%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 24 (50.00%) Oracle
2 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 10 (20.83%) VMware
4 7 (14.58%) Red Hat
5 6 (12.50%) IBM
6 3 (6.25%) Citrix
7 2 (4.17%) NetApp
7 2 (4.17%) HP
8 1 (2.08%) Sun
8 1 (2.08%) SAP
8 1 (2.08%) Cisco
8 1 (2.08%) Infor
8 1 (2.08%) Sitecore
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