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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 157 167 129
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 23 19 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.64% 0.47% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.50% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 48
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £33,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,700 £48,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.63%
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
3414 3809 3882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.26% 94.49% 94.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2836 3144 3361
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £54,000
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 3 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 3 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
Bolton +10 3 £29,000 +9.43%
Altrincham +8 3 £45,000 +23.28% 2
Technical Consultant
North West

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 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 26 (44.83%) SQL
2 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
3 22 (37.93%) Oracle
4 21 (36.21%) Windows
5 19 (32.76%) Microsoft
6 16 (27.59%) XML
6 16 (27.59%) Degree
7 13 (22.41%) Technical Architecture
8 12 (20.69%) Web Services
9 11 (18.97%) Java
9 11 (18.97%) Project Management
9 11 (18.97%) Finance
9 11 (18.97%) VMware
9 11 (18.97%) Data Management
10 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
10 10 (17.24%) HTML
10 10 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (15.52%) Business Analysis
11 9 (15.52%) CSS
12 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
12 8 (13.79%) Linux
12 8 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (12.07%) Banking
13 7 (12.07%) Retail
13 7 (12.07%) Data Analysis
13 7 (12.07%) Retail Banking
13 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (12.07%) Migration

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.90%) Drupal
3 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.45%) Lync
4 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.45%) IIS
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.72%) JBoss
5 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.72%) CMS
5 1 (1.72%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.72%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle FAH
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.72%) SAP Business One
4 1 (1.72%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) DNS
1 4 (6.90%) Firewall
2 2 (3.45%) Network Security
2 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.45%) VPN
2 2 (3.45%) SAN
2 2 (3.45%) Intranet
2 2 (3.45%) Internet
2 2 (3.45%) Wireless
3 1 (1.72%) IPsec
3 1 (1.72%) WiMAX
3 1 (1.72%) IMAP
3 1 (1.72%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.72%) IPv4
3 1 (1.72%) IPv6
3 1 (1.72%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.72%) Broadband
3 1 (1.72%) POP3
3 1 (1.72%) SMTP
3 1 (1.72%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (6.90%) MySQL
5 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.90%) Big Data
5 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (5.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Banking
2 7 (12.07%) Retail
2 7 (12.07%) Retail Banking
3 3 (5.17%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) XML
2 12 (20.69%) Web Services
3 10 (17.24%) HTML
4 9 (15.52%) CSS
5 5 (8.62%) .NET
5 5 (8.62%) J2EE
5 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET
6 4 (6.90%) Ajax
6 4 (6.90%) jQuery
7 2 (3.45%) DCOM
8 1 (1.72%) EJB
8 1 (1.72%) JSP
8 1 (1.72%) RSS
8 1 (1.72%) Middleware
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (1.72%) 802.1X
8 1 (1.72%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.62%) User Experience
3 4 (6.90%) Replication
3 4 (6.90%) Social Media
4 2 (3.45%) NHS
4 2 (3.45%) Clustering
5 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.72%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.21%) Windows
2 8 (13.79%) Linux
3 6 (10.34%) UNIX
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) Technical Architecture
2 11 (18.97%) Project Management
2 11 (18.97%) Data Management
3 9 (15.52%) Business Analysis
4 8 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (12.07%) Migration
5 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (12.07%) Data Analysis
5 7 (12.07%) PRINCE2
6 6 (10.34%) SOA
6 6 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (8.62%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.90%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (5.17%) Service Management
9 3 (5.17%) ITIL
9 3 (5.17%) Cash Management
10 2 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (3.45%) Market Research
10 2 (3.45%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.83%) SQL
2 11 (18.97%) Java
3 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.62%) C#
4 5 (8.62%) VBA
4 5 (8.62%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.90%) C
5 4 (6.90%) ActionScript
5 4 (6.90%) Perl
5 4 (6.90%) PHP
6 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (27.59%) Degree
2 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.17%) MCITP
4 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) MCTS
4 2 (3.45%) PMP
4 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.72%) MCSE
5 1 (1.72%) CCA
5 1 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.72%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) ISO 9000
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.62%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.45%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.72%) vSphere
5 1 (1.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) SCCM
1 2 (3.45%) SCOM
1 2 (3.45%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.72%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 22 (37.93%) Oracle
2 19 (32.76%) Microsoft
3 11 (18.97%) VMware
4 7 (12.07%) Red Hat
5 6 (10.34%) IBM
6 5 (8.62%) Citrix
7 4 (6.90%) NetApp
8 3 (5.17%) HP
9 2 (3.45%) Cisco
10 1 (1.72%) SAP
10 1 (1.72%) Sun
10 1 (1.72%) Infor
10 1 (1.72%) Sitecore
10 1 (1.72%) Meraki
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum + Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car, pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare + Bens
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