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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 163 113 162
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 19 67 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.47% 1.71% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 1.81% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 18 58 16
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.46%
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
3849 3710 3687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.92% 94.57% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3179 3240 3243
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 £29,000 +18.36%
Bolton +4 1 £26,500 -41.11%
Technical Consultant
North West

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 15 (39.47%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 11 (28.95%) .NET
4 11 (28.95%) C#
5 8 (21.05%) VB.NET
5 8 (21.05%) VMware
6 7 (18.42%) NetApp
6 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
7 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
7 6 (15.79%) Oracle
7 6 (15.79%) Citrix
7 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
8 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (13.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (13.16%) AppSense
8 5 (13.16%) CCA
8 5 (13.16%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
8 5 (13.16%) SQL
8 5 (13.16%) NCIE
9 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
9 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
9 4 (10.53%) UNIX
9 4 (10.53%) DCOM
9 4 (10.53%) ISO 9000
9 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (2.63%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
1 3 (7.89%) DNS
2 2 (5.26%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.63%) MPLS
3 1 (2.63%) VPN
3 1 (2.63%) LAN
3 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Billing
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) .NET
2 4 (10.53%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
1 2 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (10.53%) UNIX
4 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (5.26%) ITIL
1 2 (5.26%) OO
1 2 (5.26%) SOA
1 2 (5.26%) Migration
1 2 (5.26%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (5.26%) Data Protection
2 1 (2.63%) Cash Management
2 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (2.63%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (2.63%) Scrum
2 1 (2.63%) Web Design
2 1 (2.63%) TOGAF
2 1 (2.63%) Network Design
2 1 (2.63%) Software Testing
2 1 (2.63%) CRM
2 1 (2.63%) ERP
2 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) C#
2 8 (21.05%) VB.NET
3 5 (13.16%) SQL
4 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.89%) C++
5 3 (7.89%) Java
6 1 (2.63%) PeopleCode
6 1 (2.63%) SQR
6 1 (2.63%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) CCA
1 5 (13.16%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (13.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (13.16%) NCIE
2 4 (10.53%) MCITP
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.53%) MCSE
3 2 (5.26%) CCIE
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.26%) MCTS
4 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.63%) JNCIA
4 1 (2.63%) JNCIS
4 1 (2.63%) JNCIP
4 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.63%) CCNP
4 1 (2.63%) CCNA
4 1 (2.63%) CCDP
4 1 (2.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
2 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.53%) XenApp
4 3 (7.89%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.26%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (5.26%) UAG
6 1 (2.63%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) SCCM
2 2 (5.26%) SCOM
2 2 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (5.26%) MOM
2 2 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (5.26%) ARCserve
2 2 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) VMware
3 7 (18.42%) NetApp
4 6 (15.79%) Oracle
4 6 (15.79%) Citrix
5 5 (13.16%) AppSense
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco
7 2 (5.26%) Wonderware
7 2 (5.26%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.26%) Siemens
7 2 (5.26%) Symantec
8 1 (2.63%) BT
8 1 (2.63%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (2.63%) HP
8 1 (2.63%) ION Trading
8 1 (2.63%) Juniper
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