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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 213 203 209
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 19 58 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.34% 0.90% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.93% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 46
Median salary £35,000 £48,750 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.20% +9.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £30,400 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £61,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
5471 6204 6932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.11% 96.65% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4642 4947 5573
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,690 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 3 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 3 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 -10 15 £35,000 -32.03% 4
Cheshire +12 4 £40,500 +1.25%
Technical Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 26 (54.17%) Windows
2 24 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (50.00%) Degree
3 18 (37.50%) Oracle
4 17 (35.42%) Linux
5 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 14 (29.17%) .NET
7 13 (27.08%) HTML
7 13 (27.08%) Project Management
8 12 (25.00%) C#
8 12 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (22.92%) XML
9 11 (22.92%) SharePoint
9 11 (22.92%) MS Exchange
10 10 (20.83%) ITIL
10 10 (20.83%) Java
10 10 (20.83%) VMware
11 9 (18.75%) Content Management
11 9 (18.75%) SQL
11 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET
11 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
11 9 (18.75%) Active Directory
11 9 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (16.67%) Web Development
12 8 (16.67%) Drupal

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 11 (22.92%) MS Exchange
1 11 (22.92%) SharePoint
2 8 (16.67%) Drupal
2 8 (16.67%) GeoServer
3 6 (12.50%) JBoss
3 6 (12.50%) WebLogic
4 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (6.25%) IIS
6 3 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (2.08%) CMS
7 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.08%) Node.js
7 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
7 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.08%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (2.08%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (14.58%) SaaS
3 6 (12.50%) Office 365
4 4 (8.33%) PaaS
5 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (2.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) FTP
2 4 (8.33%) ADSL
2 4 (8.33%) Internet
2 4 (8.33%) LAN
2 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.33%) WAN
3 2 (4.17%) Broadband
3 2 (4.17%) DNS
3 2 (4.17%) SAN
4 1 (2.08%) DHCP
4 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.08%) Skype
4 1 (2.08%) SMTP
4 1 (2.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 12 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (16.67%) GIS
5 8 (16.67%) MySQL
6 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Toad
2 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.17%) Publishing
3 1 (2.08%) Advertising
3 1 (2.08%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.17%) .NET
2 13 (27.08%) HTML
3 11 (22.92%) XML
4 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET
5 8 (16.67%) Ajax
5 8 (16.67%) CSS
5 8 (16.67%) J2EE
5 8 (16.67%) jQuery
6 5 (10.42%) Middleware
7 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.17%) Web Services
8 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (16.67%) Replication
3 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.33%) Clustering
4 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.17%) EqualLogic
5 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.17%) SCADA
6 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (54.17%) Windows
2 17 (35.42%) Linux
3 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (12.50%) Unix
5 5 (10.42%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Project Management
2 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.83%) ITIL
4 9 (18.75%) Content Management
5 8 (16.67%) Business Transformation
5 8 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 8 (16.67%) PRINCE
5 8 (16.67%) Web Development
6 6 (12.50%) Presales
7 5 (10.42%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (8.33%) Load Balancing
8 4 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (6.25%) CRM
9 3 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
9 3 (6.25%) Workflow
10 2 (4.17%) ERP
10 2 (4.17%) Migration
10 2 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) C#
2 10 (20.83%) Java
3 9 (18.75%) SQL
4 8 (16.67%) ActionScript
4 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 8 (16.67%) Perl
4 8 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (4.17%) C
6 1 (2.08%) C++
6 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) MCSE
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.08%) CCA
3 1 (2.08%) CCNA
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.08%) MCITP
3 1 (2.08%) MCSA
3 1 (2.08%) NCDA
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) COBIT
1 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.08%) QA
1 1 (2.08%) Val IT
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.58%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.08%) NDS
4 1 (2.08%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 1 (2.08%) vSphere
4 1 (2.08%) XenApp
4 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (2.08%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 1 (2.08%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 24 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (37.50%) Oracle
3 10 (20.83%) VMware
4 8 (16.67%) ESRI
5 4 (8.33%) Dell
6 3 (6.25%) Cisco
6 3 (6.25%) Citrix
7 2 (4.17%) Dell Compellent
7 2 (4.17%) NetApp
7 2 (4.17%) Wonderware
8 1 (2.08%) Apple
8 1 (2.08%) NetIQ
8 1 (2.08%) SAP
8 1 (2.08%) Sun
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