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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 235 231 233
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 15 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.24% 0.42% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.43% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 24
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £30,300 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £57,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
5990 6522 7072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.24% 96.94% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5028 5421 5709
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -4 12 £40,000 -1.84% 2
Cheshire +33 3 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Technical Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) Windows
3 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 10 (31.25%) Project Management
3 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (28.13%) Oracle
4 9 (28.13%) .NET
5 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (25.00%) CSS
5 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (25.00%) C#
5 8 (25.00%) HTML
5 8 (25.00%) jQuery
5 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (21.88%) Presales
6 7 (21.88%) Degree
6 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (21.88%) Linux
6 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
7 6 (18.75%) XML
7 6 (18.75%) ITIL
7 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
7 6 (18.75%) Broadband
7 6 (18.75%) Java
7 6 (18.75%) ActionScript
7 6 (18.75%) Perl
7 6 (18.75%) PHP
7 6 (18.75%) J2EE
7 6 (18.75%) MySQL

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 6 (18.75%) Drupal
1 6 (18.75%) GeoServer
1 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.25%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) IaaS
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.38%) Office 365
2 3 (9.38%) SaaS
3 2 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Broadband
2 4 (12.50%) ADSL
2 4 (12.50%) Internet
3 3 (9.38%) Unified Communications
4 2 (6.25%) Firewall
4 2 (6.25%) FTP
4 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.25%) Wireless
5 1 (3.13%) CTI
5 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.13%) SAN
5 1 (3.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (18.75%) GIS
3 6 (18.75%) MySQL
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.13%) OLAP
5 1 (3.13%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) .NET
2 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (25.00%) CSS
2 8 (25.00%) HTML
2 8 (25.00%) jQuery
3 6 (18.75%) Ajax
3 6 (18.75%) J2EE
3 6 (18.75%) XML
4 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.25%) RESTful
4 2 (6.25%) SOAP
4 2 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.75%) Replication
3 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.25%) Private Cloud
3 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.13%) iPad
4 1 (3.13%) IVR
4 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (31.25%) Project Management
2 7 (21.88%) Presales
3 6 (18.75%) Business Transformation
3 6 (18.75%) Content Management
3 6 (18.75%) ITIL
3 6 (18.75%) ITIL V3
3 6 (18.75%) PRINCE
3 6 (18.75%) Web Development
4 4 (12.50%) CRM
5 3 (9.38%) Scrum
6 2 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.25%) ERP
6 2 (6.25%) ETL
6 2 (6.25%) Service Design
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.13%) Analytics
7 1 (3.13%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) C#
1 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (18.75%) ActionScript
2 6 (18.75%) Java
2 6 (18.75%) Perl
2 6 (18.75%) PHP
3 4 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) CCIE
2 2 (6.25%) CCNP
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) CCA
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.13%) MCSA
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (3.13%) VCAP
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) vCloud
3 1 (3.13%) vSphere
3 1 (3.13%) XenApp
3 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (3.13%) vRealize
1 1 (3.13%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (28.13%) Oracle
3 6 (18.75%) ESRI
4 4 (12.50%) VMware
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco
6 2 (6.25%) Citrix
6 2 (6.25%) Fortinet
6 2 (6.25%) Juniper
6 2 (6.25%) Sage
7 1 (3.13%) Apple
7 1 (3.13%) Informatica
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