The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Consultant
Rank 48 42 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.02% 1.08% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.12% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Job Titles Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
279 268 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 95.22% 96.06% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 213 215 184
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,265 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Consultant
West Midlands

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Solihull

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Dell
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Lync
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) MSI
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) SAP ALE

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Lync
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MSI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (25.00%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) EMC