The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 205 186 190
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 33 52 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 0.77% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.81% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 25 44 57
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £23,750 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Technical Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5786 6434 6906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.96% 95.25% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4635 5186 5868
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the North West region.

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in the North West

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in the North West

Technical Consultant
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Manchester +26 27 £46,500 +3.33% 9
Cheshire -8 6 £40,000 +56.86% 3
Technical Consultant
England

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 36 (45.57%) Finance
2 31 (39.24%) Cisco
3 24 (30.38%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (27.85%) Microsoft
4 22 (27.85%) Juniper
5 20 (25.32%) Service Delivery
5 20 (25.32%) Management Information System
6 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
7 17 (21.52%) SQL
8 16 (20.25%) Windows
9 13 (16.46%) MS Excel
9 13 (16.46%) Technical Architecture
9 13 (16.46%) Degree
10 12 (15.19%) Oracle
10 12 (15.19%) CheckPoint
11 11 (13.92%) Data Management
11 11 (13.92%) CCIE
11 11 (13.92%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (12.66%) IronPort
12 10 (12.66%) Cisco PIX
12 10 (12.66%) Fortinet
12 10 (12.66%) Hyper-V
12 10 (12.66%) XenDesktop
12 10 (12.66%) Riverbed
12 10 (12.66%) Tufin
12 10 (12.66%) F5
12 10 (12.66%) Cisco ISE
12 10 (12.66%) CCNP
12 10 (12.66%) Citrix

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 10 (12.66%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.86%) IIS
3 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.27%) Lync
4 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (16.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle FAH
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.27%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Office 365
2 2 (2.53%) Force.com
2 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.92%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (12.66%) Cisco PIX
2 10 (12.66%) Cisco ISE
2 10 (12.66%) MPLS
2 10 (12.66%) OSPF
2 10 (12.66%) BGP
2 10 (12.66%) NetScreen
2 10 (12.66%) Firewall
3 8 (10.13%) SAN
4 7 (8.86%) Wireless
4 7 (8.86%) VPN
4 7 (8.86%) NAS
5 6 (7.59%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (7.59%) IOS XR
5 6 (7.59%) NX-OS
6 3 (3.80%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.53%) Network Security
7 2 (2.53%) GPRS
7 2 (2.53%) GSM
7 2 (2.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.80%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.27%) PowerBuilder
General
1 36 (45.57%) Finance
2 9 (11.39%) Banking
3 7 (8.86%) Retail
3 7 (8.86%) Retail Banking
4 3 (3.80%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.27%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.66%) Web Services
1 10 (12.66%) XML
2 6 (7.59%) HTML
3 5 (6.33%) CSS
4 1 (1.27%) WinForms
4 1 (1.27%) XSLT
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.32%) Management Information System
2 11 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.13%) Clustering
4 5 (6.33%) User Experience
5 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.80%) Economics
6 3 (3.80%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.53%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.25%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) UNIX
2 2 (2.53%) Linux
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.32%) Service Delivery
2 13 (16.46%) Technical Architecture
3 11 (13.92%) Data Management
4 9 (11.39%) Project Management
4 9 (11.39%) Business Analysis
5 8 (10.13%) ITIL
5 8 (10.13%) Service Management
5 8 (10.13%) Migration
6 7 (8.86%) Data Analysis
6 7 (8.86%) Business Continuity
6 7 (8.86%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (7.59%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (7.59%) PRINCE2
7 6 (7.59%) SOA
7 6 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.06%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.06%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (3.80%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.52%) SQL
2 7 (8.86%) Java
3 5 (6.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.33%) VBA
4 4 (5.06%) C
5 3 (3.80%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (30.38%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (16.46%) Degree
3 11 (13.92%) CCIE
4 10 (12.66%) CCNP
4 10 (12.66%) CCSE
5 5 (6.33%) JNCIS
5 5 (6.33%) JNCIP
6 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (5.06%) CCNA
7 3 (3.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (3.80%) MCSE
8 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.53%) PMP
8 2 (2.53%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (12.66%) Hyper-V
1 10 (12.66%) XenDesktop
2 9 (11.39%) Active Directory
3 7 (8.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.86%) vSphere
4 3 (3.80%) XenApp
5 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) SCCM
2 1 (1.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (39.24%) Cisco
2 22 (27.85%) Microsoft
2 22 (27.85%) Juniper
3 12 (15.19%) Oracle
3 12 (15.19%) CheckPoint
4 10 (12.66%) IronPort
4 10 (12.66%) Fortinet
4 10 (12.66%) Riverbed
4 10 (12.66%) Tufin
4 10 (12.66%) F5
4 10 (12.66%) Citrix
4 10 (12.66%) Blue Coat
4 10 (12.66%) VMware
5 9 (11.39%) HP
5 9 (11.39%) NetApp
6 8 (10.13%) IBM
7 7 (8.86%) Meraki
8 6 (7.59%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.27%) AppSense
9 1 (1.27%) Sybase
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