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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Consultant
England / West Midlands
Rank 186 208 185
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 16 28 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.47% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.49% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 32
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

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
4506 5729 4913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.28% 96.58% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3673 4736 4215
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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
Staffordshire - 7 £37,500 -
Birmingham +1 6 £62,500 +25.00% 2
Warwickshire +26 1 £52,500 +72.13% 1
Shropshire - 1 £37,500 - 1
Technical Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 34 (60.71%) Windows
2 30 (53.57%) SQL Server
3 29 (51.79%) SQL
4 24 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 21 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 20 (35.71%) Linux
7 19 (33.93%) JBoss
7 19 (33.93%) Unix
7 19 (33.93%) Java
7 19 (33.93%) Oracle
7 19 (33.93%) WebSphere
8 18 (32.14%) Banking
8 18 (32.14%) Finance
8 18 (32.14%) SOA
9 17 (30.36%) Java EE
10 15 (26.79%) Windows Server
11 14 (25.00%) Time Management
12 13 (23.21%) WebLogic
13 12 (21.43%) Active Directory
13 12 (21.43%) Retail
14 11 (19.64%) HTML
14 11 (19.64%) XML
14 11 (19.64%) DB2
14 11 (19.64%) High Availability
15 10 (17.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 10 (17.86%) Web Services
15 10 (17.86%) IIS
15 10 (17.86%) Citrix
15 10 (17.86%) TCP/IP
15 10 (17.86%) SSL

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 19 (33.93%) JBoss
1 19 (33.93%) WebSphere
2 13 (23.21%) WebLogic
3 10 (17.86%) IIS
3 10 (17.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (16.07%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (10.71%) MS Exchange
6 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.79%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.79%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 24 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Heroku
1 4 (7.14%) Office 365
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.79%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) SSL
1 10 (17.86%) TCP/IP
2 7 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (10.71%) DHCP
3 6 (10.71%) DNS
4 3 (5.36%) Firewall
4 3 (5.36%) VLAN
5 2 (3.57%) Internet
5 2 (3.57%) ISDN
5 2 (3.57%) SAN
6 1 (1.79%) IPv4
6 1 (1.79%) LAN
6 1 (1.79%) Skype
6 1 (1.79%) WAN
6 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.64%) DB2
3 9 (16.07%) RDBMS
3 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
3 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Log4j
General
1 18 (32.14%) Banking
1 18 (32.14%) Finance
2 12 (21.43%) Retail
3 9 (16.07%) Retail Banking
3 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
4 8 (14.29%) International Banking
5 4 (7.14%) Advertising
6 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.36%) Java EE
2 11 (19.64%) HTML
2 11 (19.64%) XML
3 10 (17.86%) Web Services
4 9 (16.07%) J2EE
5 5 (8.93%) Visualforce
6 4 (7.14%) .NET
6 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.57%) XMPP
8 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.79%) CSS
8 1 (1.79%) JMS
8 1 (1.79%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.93%) User Experience
3 1 (1.79%) Clustering
3 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.79%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (1.79%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (60.71%) Windows
2 20 (35.71%) Linux
3 19 (33.93%) Unix
4 15 (26.79%) Windows Server
5 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) SOA
2 14 (25.00%) Time Management
3 11 (19.64%) High Availability
4 9 (16.07%) CRM
5 8 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
6 7 (12.50%) Project Management
7 6 (10.71%) Presales
8 5 (8.93%) Line Management
9 4 (7.14%) Migration
10 3 (5.36%) ERP
10 3 (5.36%) Virtual Environments
11 2 (3.57%) Change Control
11 2 (3.57%) Change Management
12 1 (1.79%) Analytics
12 1 (1.79%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (1.79%) Business Transformation
12 1 (1.79%) Cybersecurity
12 1 (1.79%) MVC
12 1 (1.79%) Visualisation
12 1 (1.79%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 29 (51.79%) SQL
2 19 (33.93%) Java
3 8 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 5 (8.93%) Apex Code
5 3 (5.36%) C#
6 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.79%) C
7 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.57%) CCNP
2 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.57%) MCSA
2 2 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (1.79%) CISM
3 1 (1.79%) CISSP
3 1 (1.79%) CREST Certified
3 1 (1.79%) Degree
3 1 (1.79%) MCP
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.93%) XenApp
4 4 (7.14%) XenDesktop
5 3 (5.36%) Terminal Services
5 3 (5.36%) XenServer
6 2 (3.57%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.79%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.79%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 19 (33.93%) Oracle
3 10 (17.86%) Citrix
3 10 (17.86%) VMware
4 8 (14.29%) Sybase
5 5 (8.93%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (7.14%) Cisco
6 4 (7.14%) SAP
7 2 (3.57%) IFS
7 2 (3.57%) SonicWALL
7 2 (3.57%) Veeam
8 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.79%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.79%) Dell
8 1 (1.79%) Epicor
8 1 (1.79%) HP
8 1 (1.79%) IBM
8 1 (1.79%) LogRhythm
8 1 (1.79%) Misys
8 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds
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