The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 201 173 136
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 26 39 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.79% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.81% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21 31 40
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,400 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -6.31%
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
5371 4794 4071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.10% 96.99% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4487 4180 3357
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -13 18 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Coventry +1 7 £40,000 -36.00% 1
Dudley - 5 £40,000 -
Walsall - 5 £40,000 -
Wolverhampton - 5 £40,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £50,000 -
Technical Consultant
England

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 21 (36.84%) Windows
1 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
1 21 (36.84%) Hyper-V
2 19 (33.33%) VMware
3 15 (26.32%) Citrix
3 15 (26.32%) MS Excel
4 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
4 13 (22.81%) NetApp
4 13 (22.81%) XenApp
5 12 (21.05%) SQL
6 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
6 11 (19.30%) HTML
6 11 (19.30%) Oracle
6 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
6 11 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (19.30%) Windows Server
6 11 (19.30%) Presales
7 10 (17.54%) NetScaler
7 10 (17.54%) WebSphere
7 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (17.54%) Java
7 10 (17.54%) C#
7 10 (17.54%) MCSE
8 9 (15.79%) HP
8 9 (15.79%) Middleware
9 8 (14.04%) Clustering
9 8 (14.04%) Retail
9 8 (14.04%) CCA
9 8 (14.04%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (14.04%) CRM

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 10 (17.54%) WebSphere
2 6 (10.53%) WebLogic
3 5 (8.77%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (5.26%) IIS
4 3 (5.26%) JBoss
4 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.51%) Node.js
6 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (3.51%) Cordys
4 1 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.26%) SaaS
2 2 (3.51%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) NetScaler
2 6 (10.53%) SAN
3 4 (7.02%) Firewall
3 4 (7.02%) LAN
3 4 (7.02%) WAN
4 3 (5.26%) DHCP
4 3 (5.26%) DNS
4 3 (5.26%) IP Telephony
4 3 (5.26%) SSL
4 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.26%) Unified Communications
4 3 (5.26%) VoIP
5 1 (1.75%) VLAN
5 1 (1.75%) VPN
5 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) DB2
2 3 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.51%) Big Data
3 2 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.51%) Neo4j
3 2 (3.51%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.51%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.75%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 8 (14.04%) Retail
2 7 (12.28%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.02%) Finance
4 3 (5.26%) Banking
4 3 (5.26%) Marketing
4 3 (5.26%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Advertising
5 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.30%) HTML
2 9 (15.79%) Middleware
3 8 (14.04%) .NET
4 7 (12.28%) Web Services
5 5 (8.77%) Ext JS
5 5 (8.77%) J2EE
5 5 (8.77%) JSP
5 5 (8.77%) XML
6 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET
6 4 (7.02%) jQuery
7 3 (5.26%) CSS
7 3 (5.26%) Java EE
7 3 (5.26%) Software Packaging
8 2 (3.51%) Spring XD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Clustering
2 6 (10.53%) Replication
3 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.02%) HP StoreVirtual
5 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.51%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.51%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.75%) EPoS
7 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.84%) Windows
2 11 (19.30%) Windows Server
3 8 (14.04%) Unix
3 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (8.77%) Linux
6 4 (7.02%) Windows 7
6 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (5.26%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.30%) Presales
2 8 (14.04%) CRM
3 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (10.53%) Project Management
4 6 (10.53%) Time Management
5 5 (8.77%) ETL
5 5 (8.77%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (8.77%) SOA
5 5 (8.77%) Software Delivery
6 4 (7.02%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (5.26%) Business Development
7 3 (5.26%) High Availability
7 3 (5.26%) Information Assurance
7 3 (5.26%) ITIL
7 3 (5.26%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (5.26%) SABSA
7 3 (5.26%) Security Management
7 3 (5.26%) TOGAF
7 3 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.05%) SQL
2 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
3 10 (17.54%) C#
3 10 (17.54%) Java
4 3 (5.26%) C
4 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.51%) Python
6 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) MCSE
1 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (14.04%) CCA
2 8 (14.04%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (10.53%) CCNA
3 6 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (10.53%) Degree
3 6 (10.53%) MCSA
4 4 (7.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (5.26%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (5.26%) CISM
5 3 (5.26%) CISSP
5 3 (5.26%) CLAS
5 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.51%) PhD
System Software
1 21 (36.84%) Hyper-V
2 13 (22.81%) XenApp
3 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
3 11 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (14.04%) XenDesktop
5 7 (12.28%) XenServer
6 3 (5.26%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Sysprep
2 2 (3.51%) Puppet
3 1 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.75%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 19 (33.33%) VMware
3 15 (26.32%) Citrix
4 13 (22.81%) NetApp
5 11 (19.30%) Oracle
6 9 (15.79%) HP
7 7 (12.28%) IBM
8 5 (8.77%) BEA
9 4 (7.02%) 3PAR
10 2 (3.51%) Cloudera
10 2 (3.51%) EMC
10 2 (3.51%) Greenplum
10 2 (3.51%) Hortonworks
10 2 (3.51%) Metastorm
10 2 (3.51%) MuleSoft
10 2 (3.51%) OpenText
10 2 (3.51%) Pega
10 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.51%) Talend
11 1 (1.75%) AppSense
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