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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 172 123 143
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 23 57 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.55% 1.53% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 1.62% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 22 50 38
Average salary £42,500 £39,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.28% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £24,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £55,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
3949 3512 3690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.04% 94.36% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3349 3034 3278
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -2 2 £29,000 +18.36%
Stockport -8 1 £22,500 -52.63% 1
Technical Consultant
North West

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 18 (43.90%) Windows
2 17 (41.46%) VMware
3 15 (36.59%) Citrix
4 14 (34.15%) SQL
5 13 (31.71%) .NET
5 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
6 12 (29.27%) NetApp
6 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
6 12 (29.27%) C#
7 11 (26.83%) NCIE
8 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (21.95%) VB.NET
10 8 (19.51%) Cisco
10 8 (19.51%) AppSense
11 7 (17.07%) XenApp
11 7 (17.07%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Storage
12 6 (14.63%) NCDA
12 6 (14.63%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (14.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (14.63%) IIS
12 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
13 5 (12.20%) CCA
13 5 (12.20%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (12.20%) XenDesktop
13 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
14 4 (9.76%) Lync
14 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
15 3 (7.32%) SharePoint

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 6 (14.63%) IIS
2 4 (9.76%) Lync
2 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.44%) Tuxedo
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (14.63%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.32%) DNS
3 3 (7.32%) Firewall
3 3 (7.32%) NetScaler
4 2 (4.88%) DHCP
5 1 (2.44%) ADSL
5 1 (2.44%) SAN
5 1 (2.44%) VPN
5 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) PeopleTools
General
1 1 (2.44%) German Language
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
1 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.44%) Advertising
1 1 (2.44%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (31.71%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) DCOM
2 1 (2.44%) CSS
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.44%) Statistics
2 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.44%) UNIX
5 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (4.88%) SOA
1 2 (4.88%) CRM
1 2 (4.88%) ITIL
1 2 (4.88%) OO
2 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2
2 1 (2.44%) ERP
2 1 (2.44%) Resource Management
2 1 (2.44%) Cash Management
2 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (2.44%) Software Testing
2 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
2 1 (2.44%) Scrum
2 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (2.44%) TOGAF
2 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (2.44%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) SQL
2 12 (29.27%) C#
3 9 (21.95%) VB.NET
4 3 (7.32%) Java
5 2 (4.88%) PeopleCode
5 2 (4.88%) C++
5 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.44%) SQR
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) NCIE
2 6 (14.63%) NCDA
2 6 (14.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (12.20%) CCA
3 5 (12.20%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (4.88%) MCITP
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.88%) MCSE
5 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.44%) CCIE
5 1 (2.44%) CCDP
5 1 (2.44%) ISEB
5 1 (2.44%) Degree
5 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.44%) VCP4
5 1 (2.44%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.44%) JNCIS
5 1 (2.44%) JNCIP
5 1 (2.44%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO 9000
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (17.07%) XenApp
3 5 (12.20%) XenDesktop
4 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.44%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.44%) vSphere
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.88%) ARCserve
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) VMware
2 15 (36.59%) Citrix
3 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
4 12 (29.27%) NetApp
5 8 (19.51%) Cisco
5 8 (19.51%) AppSense
6 2 (4.88%) Wonderware
6 2 (4.88%) Fortinet
6 2 (4.88%) Siemens
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle
6 2 (4.88%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (2.44%) SAP
7 1 (2.44%) Juniper
7 1 (2.44%) HP
7 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.44%) Symantec
7 1 (2.44%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.44%) Draytek
7 1 (2.44%) BT
7 1 (2.44%) ION Trading
Stockport, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + 6,000 Car All + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANS
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + car allowance + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANS
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + £6,000 Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £37000 - £52000 per annum + bonus, benefits, car allowance
Posted: 20 days ago