The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Technical Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 211 215 207
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 18 33 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.53% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.55% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 45
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £29,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £61,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
5395 5950 6657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.22% 96.45% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4591 4774 5343
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Technical Consultant in the job title.

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 28 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -20 15 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Cheshire +22 2 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Technical Consultant
England

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Technical Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 24 (54.55%) Windows
2 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
3 18 (40.91%) Degree
4 17 (38.64%) Linux
4 17 (38.64%) Oracle
5 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
5 14 (31.82%) Project Management
6 13 (29.55%) .NET
7 12 (27.27%) HTML
7 12 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 12 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (25.00%) C#
9 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (22.73%) VMware
9 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (20.45%) Computer Science
10 9 (20.45%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (20.45%) Content Management
10 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET
10 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
10 9 (20.45%) SharePoint
10 9 (20.45%) Java
10 9 (20.45%) XML
10 9 (20.45%) ITIL
10 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
11 8 (18.18%) J2EE
11 8 (18.18%) MySQL
11 8 (18.18%) JavaScript

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.45%) SharePoint
3 8 (18.18%) Drupal
3 8 (18.18%) GeoServer
4 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (11.36%) JBoss
5 5 (11.36%) WebLogic
6 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (4.55%) IIS
8 1 (2.27%) CMS
8 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (2.27%) Node.js
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
8 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.27%) Infor SunSystems
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.45%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (18.18%) SaaS
3 7 (15.91%) Office 365
4 4 (9.09%) PaaS
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (2.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) ADSL
1 4 (9.09%) FTP
1 4 (9.09%) Internet
1 4 (9.09%) LAN
1 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 4 (9.09%) WAN
2 2 (4.55%) Broadband
2 2 (4.55%) DNS
2 2 (4.55%) Firewall
2 2 (4.55%) VLAN
2 2 (4.55%) Wireless
3 1 (2.27%) CTI
3 1 (2.27%) DHCP
3 1 (2.27%) SAN
3 1 (2.27%) Skype
3 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (18.18%) GIS
5 8 (18.18%) MySQL
6 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Toad
General
1 2 (4.55%) Publishing
1 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.27%) Advertising
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) .NET
2 12 (27.27%) HTML
3 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET
3 9 (20.45%) XML
4 8 (18.18%) Ajax
4 8 (18.18%) CSS
4 8 (18.18%) J2EE
4 8 (18.18%) jQuery
5 4 (9.09%) Middleware
6 2 (4.55%) Web Services
7 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Computer Science
2 8 (18.18%) Replication
3 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
4 4 (9.09%) Clustering
5 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.55%) EqualLogic
5 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.55%) SCADA
5 2 (4.55%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.27%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 24 (54.55%) Windows
2 17 (38.64%) Linux
3 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (11.36%) Unix
6 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
7 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Project Management
2 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.45%) Content Management
3 9 (20.45%) ITIL
4 8 (18.18%) Business Transformation
4 8 (18.18%) ITIL V3
4 8 (18.18%) PRINCE
4 8 (18.18%) Web Development
5 7 (15.91%) Presales
6 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (9.09%) Load Balancing
7 3 (6.82%) CRM
8 2 (4.55%) Coaching
8 2 (4.55%) SOA
8 2 (4.55%) Structured Programming
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.27%) ArchiMate
9 1 (2.27%) Information Architecture
9 1 (2.27%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) C#
2 9 (20.45%) Java
3 8 (18.18%) ActionScript
3 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 8 (18.18%) Perl
3 8 (18.18%) PHP
3 8 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (40.91%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) MCSE
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.55%) CCIE
3 2 (4.55%) CCNP
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.55%) MCSA
4 1 (2.27%) MCITP
4 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) COBIT
1 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.27%) Val IT
System Software
1 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.27%) NDS
3 1 (2.27%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (2.27%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
2 17 (38.64%) Oracle
3 10 (22.73%) VMware
4 8 (18.18%) ESRI
5 4 (9.09%) Cisco
5 4 (9.09%) Dell
6 2 (4.55%) Apple
6 2 (4.55%) Dell Compellent
6 2 (4.55%) Fortinet
6 2 (4.55%) Juniper
6 2 (4.55%) Wonderware
7 1 (2.27%) Citrix
7 1 (2.27%) NetApp
7 1 (2.27%) NetIQ
7 1 (2.27%) SAP
7 1 (2.27%) Sun
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