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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 162 153 140
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 27 35 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.69% 0.94% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 1.00% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 25 33 43
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.57% -
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
3741 3514 3884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.36% 94.41% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3149 3002 3362
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 27 February 2015.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 23 (44.23%) VMware
2 22 (42.31%) Windows
2 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 21 (40.38%) Citrix
3 21 (40.38%) SQL
4 19 (36.54%) NetApp
5 16 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (28.85%) Cisco
6 15 (28.85%) Finance
7 14 (26.92%) IIS
8 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 12 (23.08%) XenDesktop
10 11 (21.15%) Hyper-V
10 11 (21.15%) MS Excel
11 10 (19.23%) HP
12 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
12 9 (17.31%) SAN
13 8 (15.38%) VPN
13 8 (15.38%) MS Exchange
13 8 (15.38%) Firewall
13 8 (15.38%) Wireless
13 8 (15.38%) NAS
13 8 (15.38%) Degree
13 8 (15.38%) vSphere
13 8 (15.38%) NCIE
14 7 (13.46%) Enterprise Storage
14 7 (13.46%) NCDA
14 7 (13.46%) Cisco Nexus
14 7 (13.46%) Meraki
14 7 (13.46%) Business Analysis

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 14 (26.92%) IIS
2 8 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 5 (9.62%) Lync
4 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.92%) Tuxedo
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (21.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle FAH
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.92%) Maximo
2 1 (1.92%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Force.com
2 1 (1.92%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) SAN
2 8 (15.38%) VPN
2 8 (15.38%) Firewall
2 8 (15.38%) Wireless
2 8 (15.38%) NAS
3 7 (13.46%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (13.46%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (9.62%) NetScaler
5 2 (3.85%) Intranet
5 2 (3.85%) Internet
6 1 (1.92%) ADSL
6 1 (1.92%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.92%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (1.92%) PeopleTools
General
1 15 (28.85%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Banking
3 5 (9.62%) Retail
3 5 (9.62%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.85%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Advertising
5 1 (1.92%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) HTML
1 3 (5.77%) .NET
2 2 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (1.92%) Web Services
3 1 (1.92%) XML
3 1 (1.92%) XSLT
3 1 (1.92%) Middleware
3 1 (1.92%) WinForms
3 1 (1.92%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Clustering
1 7 (13.46%) Enterprise Storage
1 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.77%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.77%) Economics
4 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.92%) User Experience
5 1 (1.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (42.31%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.46%) ITIL
1 7 (13.46%) Service Management
1 7 (13.46%) Business Continuity
1 7 (13.46%) Business Analysis
1 7 (13.46%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (9.62%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (9.62%) Migration
3 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 3 (5.77%) ERP
5 2 (3.85%) Procure-to-pay
5 2 (3.85%) Cash Management
5 2 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (3.85%) Project Management
5 2 (3.85%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (3.85%) Workflow
5 2 (3.85%) Validation
5 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.85%) CRM
5 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 21 (40.38%) SQL
2 3 (5.77%) Java
2 3 (5.77%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.85%) C
3 2 (3.85%) C#
4 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.92%) VBA
4 1 (1.92%) PeopleCode
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Degree
1 8 (15.38%) NCIE
2 7 (13.46%) NCDA
3 3 (5.77%) VCP4
4 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) MCSE
5 1 (1.92%) CCA
5 1 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.92%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
2 2 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.85%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 16 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (23.08%) XenDesktop
3 11 (21.15%) Hyper-V
4 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
5 8 (15.38%) vSphere
6 6 (11.54%) XenApp
7 1 (1.92%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.92%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 23 (44.23%) VMware
2 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 21 (40.38%) Citrix
4 19 (36.54%) NetApp
5 15 (28.85%) Cisco
6 10 (19.23%) HP
7 7 (13.46%) Meraki
8 5 (9.62%) AppSense
9 3 (5.77%) Oracle
10 2 (3.85%) EMC
10 2 (3.85%) ION Trading
11 1 (1.92%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.92%) Draytek
11 1 (1.92%) Facebook
11 1 (1.92%) Twitter
11 1 (1.92%) JD Edwards
11 1 (1.92%) Symantec
11 1 (1.92%) IBM
11 1 (1.92%) Sybase
11 1 (1.92%) PeopleSoft
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