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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 207 180 188
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 38 48 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.62% 0.90% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.92% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 31 45 20
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £62,500
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 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
5923 5190 4796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.26% 96.99% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4687 4409 4013
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,000
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 5 May 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 5 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
Birmingham -21 24 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Coventry +13 7 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Warwickshire - 3 £30,000 -
West Bromwich - 2 £40,000 -
Dudley +12 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Wolverhampton -3 1 £40,000 -13.51%
Walsall -6 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Shropshire -12 1 £45,000 +10.42%
Technical Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 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 West Midlands region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 36 (54.55%) Windows
2 21 (31.82%) SQL
3 20 (30.30%) VMware
4 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
4 19 (28.79%) Microsoft
5 18 (27.27%) Retail
5 18 (27.27%) Hyper-V
6 16 (24.24%) Active Directory
6 16 (24.24%) Citrix
7 15 (22.73%) C#
7 15 (22.73%) Unix
7 15 (22.73%) MS Excel
7 15 (22.73%) Presales
8 14 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (21.21%) Linux
9 13 (19.70%) NetApp
9 13 (19.70%) Windows Server
9 13 (19.70%) XenApp
9 13 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (18.18%) WebSphere
10 12 (18.18%) HTML
10 12 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
11 11 (16.67%) XenDesktop
11 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (16.67%) NetScaler
12 10 (15.15%) XenServer
12 10 (15.15%) Time Management
12 10 (15.15%) Finance
12 10 (15.15%) Firewall
12 10 (15.15%) Java

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 12 (18.18%) WebSphere
1 12 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (12.12%) JBoss
3 7 (10.61%) MS Exchange
4 6 (9.09%) IIS
5 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (6.06%) Skype for Business
7 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
7 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.52%) Node.js
8 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) assyst
1 3 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.03%) OpenText MBPM
2 2 (3.03%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.58%) Office 365
4 4 (6.06%) OneDrive
5 3 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (4.55%) IaaS
5 3 (4.55%) PaaS
6 1 (1.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 10 (15.15%) Firewall
2 10 (15.15%) SAN
3 8 (12.12%) DHCP
3 8 (12.12%) DNS
3 8 (12.12%) SSL
3 8 (12.12%) TCP/IP
4 7 (10.61%) LAN
4 7 (10.61%) WAN
5 6 (9.09%) Wireless
6 5 (7.58%) VoIP
7 4 (6.06%) MPLS
7 4 (6.06%) NAS
7 4 (6.06%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (6.06%) Skype
7 4 (6.06%) WLAN
7 4 (6.06%) xDSL
8 3 (4.55%) VPN
9 2 (3.03%) Internet
10 1 (1.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.64%) DB2
3 8 (12.12%) RDBMS
3 8 (12.12%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (3.03%) Big Data
5 2 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.52%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.52%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.52%) MorphX
1 1 (1.52%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 18 (27.27%) Retail
2 10 (15.15%) Finance
3 8 (12.12%) Banking
3 8 (12.12%) Retail Banking
3 8 (12.12%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.18%) HTML
2 9 (13.64%) XML
3 8 (12.12%) Java EE
4 7 (10.61%) .NET
5 4 (6.06%) CSS
6 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.55%) Middleware
7 2 (3.03%) jQuery
7 2 (3.03%) Web Services
8 1 (1.52%) Software Packaging
8 1 (1.52%) Spring XD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (9.09%) Clustering
3 3 (4.55%) HP StoreVirtual
3 3 (4.55%) PDA
3 3 (4.55%) Replication
4 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.03%) EPoS
4 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.52%) EFT
5 1 (1.52%) Physics
5 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 36 (54.55%) Windows
2 15 (22.73%) Unix
3 14 (21.21%) Linux
3 14 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (19.70%) Windows Server
5 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (6.06%) Windows 7
7 4 (6.06%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.73%) Presales
2 10 (15.15%) Project Management
2 10 (15.15%) SOA
2 10 (15.15%) Time Management
3 9 (13.64%) ETL
4 8 (12.12%) High Availability
5 6 (9.09%) CRM
5 6 (9.09%) ITIL
6 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.06%) Line Management
7 4 (6.06%) Load Balancing
7 4 (6.06%) Migration
7 4 (6.06%) SDLC
8 3 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (4.55%) ERP
8 3 (4.55%) Performance Management
9 2 (3.03%) Process Management
9 2 (3.03%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (31.82%) SQL
2 15 (22.73%) C#
3 10 (15.15%) Java
4 5 (7.58%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.03%) C
5 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.03%) Python
5 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.52%) C++
6 1 (1.52%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) CCA
1 7 (10.61%) Citrix Certification
1 7 (10.61%) MCSE
1 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.09%) Degree
2 6 (9.09%) MCSA
2 6 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (4.55%) CCNA
4 3 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.03%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (3.03%) CISM
5 2 (3.03%) CISSP
5 2 (3.03%) CLAS
6 1 (1.52%) PhD
System Software
1 18 (27.27%) Hyper-V
2 16 (24.24%) Active Directory
3 13 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (19.70%) XenApp
4 11 (16.67%) XenDesktop
5 10 (15.15%) XenServer
6 7 (10.61%) vSphere
7 2 (3.03%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Windows Intune
2 1 (1.52%) Puppet
2 1 (1.52%) SCOM
2 1 (1.52%) Sysprep
2 1 (1.52%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 20 (30.30%) VMware
2 19 (28.79%) Microsoft
3 16 (24.24%) Citrix
4 13 (19.70%) NetApp
5 10 (15.15%) Oracle
6 9 (13.64%) HP
7 5 (7.58%) Cisco
8 4 (6.06%) Aerohive Networks
8 4 (6.06%) Dell
8 4 (6.06%) Ruckus Wireless
8 4 (6.06%) ServiceNow
8 4 (6.06%) SonicWALL
9 3 (4.55%) Epicor
10 2 (3.03%) IBM
10 2 (3.03%) OpenText
10 2 (3.03%) Pega
10 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.52%) Splunk
11 1 (1.52%) Talend
11 1 (1.52%) Veeam
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