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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 190 196 172
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 52 46 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.77% 0.70% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.74% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 28 38 63
Average salary £48,375 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -
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
6429 6251 6839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.08% 94.97% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5302 5165 5741
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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
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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 -14 28 £48,375 +4.59% 8
Cheshire -6 22 - - 3
Lancashire - 1 £47,500 -
Technical Consultant
England

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 40 (46.51%) Cisco
2 35 (40.70%) Finance
3 32 (37.21%) Microsoft
4 30 (34.88%) VMware
5 28 (32.56%) Windows
6 24 (27.91%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (26.74%) Citrix
7 23 (26.74%) SQL
8 22 (25.58%) Juniper
8 22 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (24.42%) NetApp
10 20 (23.26%) Service Delivery
10 20 (23.26%) Management Information System
11 15 (17.44%) XenDesktop
12 14 (16.28%) Hyper-V
12 14 (16.28%) SQL Server
12 14 (16.28%) MS Excel
12 14 (16.28%) IIS
13 13 (15.12%) Cisco IOS
14 12 (13.95%) SAN
14 12 (13.95%) CheckPoint
14 12 (13.95%) Active Directory
15 11 (12.79%) CCIE
15 11 (12.79%) Cisco ASA
16 10 (11.63%) Cisco PIX
16 10 (11.63%) IronPort
16 10 (11.63%) Degree
16 10 (11.63%) Fortinet
16 10 (11.63%) Blue Coat
16 10 (11.63%) CCSE

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 14 (16.28%) IIS
2 9 (10.47%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.81%) Lync
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.16%) Tuxedo
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (16.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle FAH
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.16%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (1.16%) Maximo
3 1 (1.16%) SAP WM
3 1 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Office 365
2 2 (2.33%) Force.com
2 2 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.12%) Cisco IOS
2 12 (13.95%) SAN
3 11 (12.79%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (11.63%) Cisco PIX
4 10 (11.63%) Cisco ISE
4 10 (11.63%) MPLS
4 10 (11.63%) OSPF
4 10 (11.63%) BGP
4 10 (11.63%) NetScreen
5 9 (10.47%) Firewall
6 8 (9.30%) NAS
6 8 (9.30%) Wireless
6 8 (9.30%) VPN
7 7 (8.14%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (5.81%) NetScaler
9 2 (2.33%) 3G
9 2 (2.33%) Intranet
9 2 (2.33%) Internet
9 2 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.16%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.16%) PeopleTools
2 1 (1.16%) PowerBuilder
General
1 35 (40.70%) Finance
2 7 (8.14%) Banking
3 5 (5.81%) Retail Banking
3 5 (5.81%) Retail
4 2 (2.33%) General Ledger
4 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.16%) Billing
5 1 (1.16%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.81%) HTML
2 2 (2.33%) CSS
3 1 (1.16%) Web Services
3 1 (1.16%) XML
3 1 (1.16%) XSLT
3 1 (1.16%) .NET
3 1 (1.16%) WinForms
3 1 (1.16%) Middleware
3 1 (1.16%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.26%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.14%) Clustering
2 7 (8.14%) Enterprise Storage
2 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.14%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.81%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.49%) Economics
5 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.16%) User Experience
6 1 (1.16%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 28 (32.56%) Windows
2 3 (3.49%) Windows XP
2 3 (3.49%) Windows 7
2 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.33%) Linux
4 1 (1.16%) UNIX
4 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.16%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.26%) Service Delivery
2 8 (9.30%) Service Management
2 8 (9.30%) ITIL
3 7 (8.14%) Business Continuity
3 7 (8.14%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (8.14%) Business Analysis
4 6 (6.98%) Migration
5 5 (5.81%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (4.65%) Mentoring
6 4 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (4.65%) E-Commerce
7 3 (3.49%) ERP
7 3 (3.49%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.49%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (2.33%) Computer Security
8 2 (2.33%) Cash Management
8 2 (2.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (2.33%) Coaching
8 2 (2.33%) Procure-to-pay
8 2 (2.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 23 (26.74%) SQL
2 4 (4.65%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
3 3 (3.49%) Java
3 3 (3.49%) C
4 1 (1.16%) PeopleCode
4 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (27.91%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (12.79%) CCIE
3 10 (11.63%) Degree
3 10 (11.63%) CCSE
3 10 (11.63%) CCNP
4 8 (9.30%) NCIE
5 7 (8.14%) NCDA
6 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (5.81%) JNCIS
6 5 (5.81%) JNCIP
6 5 (5.81%) VCP4
7 4 (4.65%) CCNA
7 4 (4.65%) MCSE
8 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.16%) CCA
9 1 (1.16%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.16%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) SLA
1 3 (3.49%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (17.44%) XenDesktop
3 14 (16.28%) Hyper-V
4 12 (13.95%) Active Directory
5 9 (10.47%) XenApp
6 8 (9.30%) vSphere
7 2 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.16%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.16%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) SCCM
1 2 (2.33%) SCOM
2 1 (1.16%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 40 (46.51%) Cisco
2 32 (37.21%) Microsoft
3 30 (34.88%) VMware
4 23 (26.74%) Citrix
5 22 (25.58%) Juniper
6 21 (24.42%) NetApp
7 12 (13.95%) CheckPoint
8 10 (11.63%) IronPort
8 10 (11.63%) Fortinet
8 10 (11.63%) Blue Coat
8 10 (11.63%) Riverbed
8 10 (11.63%) Tufin
8 10 (11.63%) F5
8 10 (11.63%) HP
9 7 (8.14%) AppSense
9 7 (8.14%) Meraki
10 5 (5.81%) Oracle
11 2 (2.33%) ION Trading
11 2 (2.33%) SAP
11 2 (2.33%) EMC
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