The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Technical Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 205 191 185
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 27 30 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.56% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.59% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 46
Median salary £52,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5561 5116 5468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.93% 96.31% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4415 4271 4562
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Technical Consultant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Birmingham -35 20 £55,000 -26.66% 1
Walsall +2 3 £27,000 -30.32%
West Bromwich - 3 £52,000 -
Technical Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 West Midlands region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 35 (63.64%) Windows
2 29 (52.73%) SQL Server
3 23 (41.82%) SQL
4 22 (40.00%) Retail
5 19 (34.55%) Finance
6 18 (32.73%) Linux
6 18 (32.73%) WebSphere
7 17 (30.91%) MS Excel
7 17 (30.91%) Unix
7 17 (30.91%) HTML
7 17 (30.91%) Java
7 17 (30.91%) DB2
7 17 (30.91%) XML
7 17 (30.91%) Citrix
7 17 (30.91%) VMware
8 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
8 16 (29.09%) Oracle
8 16 (29.09%) JBoss
8 16 (29.09%) Banking
8 16 (29.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
9 15 (27.27%) SSL
9 15 (27.27%) Telecoms
10 14 (25.45%) MS Exchange
10 14 (25.45%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (25.45%) High Availability
10 14 (25.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (23.64%) Time Management
11 13 (23.64%) Java EE
11 13 (23.64%) Retail Banking

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 18 (32.73%) WebSphere
2 16 (29.09%) JBoss
3 15 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
4 14 (25.45%) MS Exchange
5 10 (18.18%) WebLogic
6 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (12.73%) IIS
7 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (10.91%) Tomcat
8 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (7.27%) Skype for Business
9 3 (5.45%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (3.64%) SAS
11 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (30.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) Office 365
2 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (7.27%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.27%) SSL
2 13 (23.64%) DNS
2 13 (23.64%) TCP/IP
3 12 (21.82%) Firewall
4 11 (20.00%) DHCP
5 10 (18.18%) SAN
5 10 (18.18%) WAN
6 9 (16.36%) LAN
7 8 (14.55%) VoIP
8 7 (12.73%) Remote Desktop
8 7 (12.73%) VPN
9 6 (10.91%) MPLS
9 6 (10.91%) Wireless
10 4 (7.27%) NAS
10 4 (7.27%) NetScaler
10 4 (7.27%) Skype
10 4 (7.27%) WLAN
10 4 (7.27%) xDSL
11 3 (5.45%) ADSL
12 2 (3.64%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (52.73%) SQL Server
2 17 (30.91%) DB2
3 13 (23.64%) RDBMS
3 13 (23.64%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Log4j
General
1 22 (40.00%) Retail
2 19 (34.55%) Finance
3 16 (29.09%) Banking
4 15 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 13 (23.64%) Retail Banking
6 3 (5.45%) Financial Institution
6 3 (5.45%) Investment Banking
7 2 (3.64%) Advertising
8 1 (1.82%) Automotive
8 1 (1.82%) Back Office
8 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.91%) HTML
1 17 (30.91%) XML
2 13 (23.64%) Java EE
3 3 (5.45%) CSS
3 3 (5.45%) JMS
3 3 (5.45%) JSP
3 3 (5.45%) Web Services
4 1 (1.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.45%) Clustering
3 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.64%) iPad
4 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.82%) EFT
4 1 (1.82%) EPoS
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (63.64%) Windows
2 18 (32.73%) Linux
3 17 (30.91%) Unix
4 16 (29.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (25.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (23.64%) Windows Server
7 5 (9.09%) Windows 7
8 4 (7.27%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) High Availability
2 13 (23.64%) SOA
2 13 (23.64%) Time Management
3 12 (21.82%) Presales
4 6 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (10.91%) Migration
5 5 (9.09%) Line Management
5 5 (9.09%) Project Management
6 4 (7.27%) Load Balancing
6 4 (7.27%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 4 (7.27%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.45%) Asset Management
7 3 (5.45%) Business Transformation
7 3 (5.45%) SDLC
7 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.45%) Target Operating Model
7 3 (5.45%) Wealth Management
7 3 (5.45%) Web Development
7 3 (5.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.82%) SQL
2 17 (30.91%) Java
3 4 (7.27%) C#
3 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) CCNA
1 5 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.27%) MCSA
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.82%) CCNP
3 1 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.82%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) MCP
3 1 (1.82%) MCSE
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 10 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.73%) vSphere
4 4 (7.27%) XenApp
4 4 (7.27%) XenDesktop
4 4 (7.27%) XenServer
5 2 (3.64%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.82%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.82%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) SCOM
1 1 (1.82%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Citrix
1 17 (30.91%) VMware
2 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
2 16 (29.09%) Oracle
3 7 (12.73%) Cisco
3 7 (12.73%) SonicWALL
4 4 (7.27%) Aerohive Networks
4 4 (7.27%) Dell
4 4 (7.27%) HP
4 4 (7.27%) NetApp
4 4 (7.27%) Ruckus Wireless
4 4 (7.27%) Veeam
5 3 (5.45%) Cognizant
5 3 (5.45%) Epicor
5 3 (5.45%) IBM
5 3 (5.45%) Misys
6 1 (1.82%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.82%) IFS
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