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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 215 188 197
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 14 43 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.73% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.77% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10 40 34
Median salary £39,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £75,000 £58,400
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
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
5773 5608 5187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.83% 95.70% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4568 4599 4333
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the 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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -40 8 £40,000 -23.80% 3
Shropshire -14 2 £28,750 -32.35%
Coventry - 1 - - 1
Solihull - 1 - -
West Bromwich - 1 £52,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Technical Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 32 (59.26%) Windows
2 21 (38.89%) SQL Server
3 20 (37.04%) SQL
4 18 (33.33%) Retail
5 14 (25.93%) Linux
5 14 (25.93%) Presales
6 13 (24.07%) WebSphere
6 13 (24.07%) Unix
6 13 (24.07%) Active Directory
6 13 (24.07%) Finance
7 12 (22.22%) VMware
7 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 12 (22.22%) HTML
7 12 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
8 11 (20.37%) Java
8 11 (20.37%) DB2
8 11 (20.37%) Oracle
8 11 (20.37%) Telecoms
8 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (20.37%) Windows Server
9 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (18.52%) Firewall
9 10 (18.52%) Banking
9 10 (18.52%) JBoss
9 10 (18.52%) XML
9 10 (18.52%) DNS
9 10 (18.52%) SSL
9 10 (18.52%) Citrix

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 13 (24.07%) WebSphere
2 12 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (18.52%) JBoss
4 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (12.96%) IIS
4 7 (12.96%) MS Exchange
5 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (7.41%) Skype for Business
6 4 (7.41%) Tomcat
7 2 (3.70%) SAS
8 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.85%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) assyst
2 2 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.11%) Office 365
3 4 (7.41%) OneDrive
4 3 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (5.56%) IaaS
4 3 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) DNS
1 10 (18.52%) Firewall
1 10 (18.52%) SSL
2 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 8 (14.81%) DHCP
3 8 (14.81%) SAN
3 8 (14.81%) VoIP
4 7 (12.96%) WAN
5 6 (11.11%) LAN
5 6 (11.11%) MPLS
5 6 (11.11%) VPN
5 6 (11.11%) Wireless
6 5 (9.26%) NetScaler
6 5 (9.26%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (7.41%) NAS
7 4 (7.41%) Skype
7 4 (7.41%) WLAN
7 4 (7.41%) xDSL
8 3 (5.56%) ADSL
9 2 (3.70%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.37%) DB2
3 9 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 9 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.85%) Big Data
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Log4j
1 1 (1.85%) MorphX
General
1 18 (33.33%) Retail
2 13 (24.07%) Finance
3 11 (20.37%) Telecoms
4 10 (18.52%) Banking
5 9 (16.67%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Automotive
6 1 (1.85%) Back Office
6 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.22%) HTML
2 10 (18.52%) XML
3 9 (16.67%) Java EE
4 2 (3.70%) .NET
4 2 (3.70%) CSS
5 1 (1.85%) JMS
5 1 (1.85%) JSP
5 1 (1.85%) Middleware
5 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (9.26%) Clustering
3 3 (5.56%) PDA
4 2 (3.70%) iPad
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.85%) EFT
5 1 (1.85%) EPoS
5 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.85%) Physics
5 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (59.26%) Windows
2 14 (25.93%) Linux
3 13 (24.07%) Unix
4 11 (20.37%) Windows Server
5 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
7 4 (7.41%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) Presales
2 9 (16.67%) High Availability
2 9 (16.67%) SOA
2 9 (16.67%) Time Management
3 8 (14.81%) Project Management
4 6 (11.11%) ETL
5 5 (9.26%) ITIL
6 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.41%) Line Management
6 4 (7.41%) Load Balancing
6 4 (7.41%) Migration
6 4 (7.41%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 4 (7.41%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.56%) ERP
7 3 (5.56%) SDLC
7 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.70%) CRM
8 2 (3.70%) Performance Management
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.04%) SQL
2 11 (20.37%) Java
3 9 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.85%) C++
5 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.85%) Python
5 1 (1.85%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (3.70%) CCA
4 2 (3.70%) MCSE
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.85%) CCNA
5 1 (1.85%) CCNP
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.85%) MCSA
5 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 13 (24.07%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (12.96%) vSphere
5 6 (11.11%) XenApp
6 5 (9.26%) XenDesktop
6 5 (9.26%) XenServer
7 1 (1.85%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.85%) SCOM
2 1 (1.85%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 12 (22.22%) VMware
2 11 (20.37%) Oracle
3 10 (18.52%) Citrix
4 6 (11.11%) Cisco
4 6 (11.11%) SonicWALL
5 5 (9.26%) HP
5 5 (9.26%) NetApp
6 4 (7.41%) Aerohive Networks
6 4 (7.41%) Dell
6 4 (7.41%) Ruckus Wireless
7 3 (5.56%) ServiceNow
8 2 (3.70%) Epicor
8 2 (3.70%) IBM
8 2 (3.70%) Veeam
9 1 (1.85%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.85%) Misys
9 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.85%) Splunk
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London / Birmingham
Cognizant
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Cognizant
Posted: 11 days ago