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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Consultant
England / West Midlands
Rank 183 191 181
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 33 26 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.68% 0.50% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.52% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31 18 28
Median salary £57,500 £40,000 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -14.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.12%

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
4739 5036 4902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.35% 96.36% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3775 4184 4300
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Birmingham -1 17 £60,000 +37.14% 2
Staffordshire - 9 £37,500 -
Warwickshire - 4 £60,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £37,500 -
Technical Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 41 (62.12%) Windows
2 39 (59.09%) SQL Server
3 35 (53.03%) SQL
4 27 (40.91%) MS Excel
5 25 (37.88%) Java
6 24 (36.36%) Oracle
6 24 (36.36%) JBoss
6 24 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 24 (36.36%) Finance
6 24 (36.36%) WebSphere
7 23 (34.85%) Banking
7 23 (34.85%) Linux
8 22 (33.33%) Unix
9 21 (31.82%) SOA
10 20 (30.30%) Java EE
11 18 (27.27%) WebLogic
12 17 (25.76%) XML
12 17 (25.76%) Time Management
13 16 (24.24%) Windows Server
13 16 (24.24%) DB2
13 16 (24.24%) HTML
13 16 (24.24%) Retail
14 14 (21.21%) SSL
14 14 (21.21%) Citrix
14 14 (21.21%) High Availability
15 13 (19.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 13 (19.70%) TCP/IP
16 12 (18.18%) RDBMS
16 12 (18.18%) Active Directory
16 12 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server

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 24 (36.36%) JBoss
1 24 (36.36%) WebSphere
2 18 (27.27%) WebLogic
3 13 (19.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 12 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (15.15%) IIS
6 9 (13.64%) MS Exchange
7 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
7 3 (4.55%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (40.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (6.06%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Heroku
1 4 (6.06%) Office 365
2 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.52%) Force.com
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.21%) SSL
2 13 (19.70%) TCP/IP
3 7 (10.61%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (9.09%) DHCP
4 6 (9.09%) DNS
5 4 (6.06%) Firewall
5 4 (6.06%) LAN
5 4 (6.06%) WAN
6 3 (4.55%) SAN
6 3 (4.55%) VLAN
7 2 (3.03%) Internet
8 1 (1.52%) BIG-IP
8 1 (1.52%) IPsec
8 1 (1.52%) IPv4
8 1 (1.52%) ISDN
8 1 (1.52%) Network Security
8 1 (1.52%) Skype
8 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 16 (24.24%) DB2
3 12 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 12 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Log4j
General
1 24 (36.36%) Finance
2 23 (34.85%) Banking
3 16 (24.24%) Retail
4 12 (18.18%) Retail Banking
4 12 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 8 (12.12%) International Banking
6 4 (6.06%) Advertising
7 3 (4.55%) Financial Institution
7 3 (4.55%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.30%) Java EE
2 17 (25.76%) XML
3 16 (24.24%) HTML
4 12 (18.18%) Web Services
5 9 (13.64%) J2EE
6 5 (7.58%) Visualforce
7 4 (6.06%) .NET
7 4 (6.06%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.55%) CSS
8 3 (4.55%) JMS
8 3 (4.55%) JSP
9 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.52%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.58%) User Experience
3 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.52%) Clustering
4 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.52%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 41 (62.12%) Windows
2 23 (34.85%) Linux
3 22 (33.33%) Unix
4 16 (24.24%) Windows Server
5 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) SOA
2 17 (25.76%) Time Management
3 14 (21.21%) High Availability
4 9 (13.64%) CRM
5 7 (10.61%) Line Management
5 7 (10.61%) Project Management
6 6 (9.09%) Presales
7 4 (6.06%) Migration
8 3 (4.55%) Asset Management
8 3 (4.55%) Business Transformation
8 3 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.55%) ERP
8 3 (4.55%) Target Operating Model
8 3 (4.55%) TDD
8 3 (4.55%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (4.55%) Wealth Management
8 3 (4.55%) Web Development
8 3 (4.55%) Workflow
9 2 (3.03%) Change Management
9 2 (3.03%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 35 (53.03%) SQL
2 25 (37.88%) Java
3 9 (13.64%) PowerShell
4 5 (7.58%) Apex Code
5 3 (4.55%) C#
6 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.52%) C
7 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.58%) MCSA
3 4 (6.06%) CCNA
3 4 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.03%) MCSE
5 1 (1.52%) CCNP
5 1 (1.52%) CISM
5 1 (1.52%) CISSP
5 1 (1.52%) CREST Certified
5 1 (1.52%) Degree
5 1 (1.52%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.61%) Hyper-V
2 7 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.58%) XenApp
4 4 (6.06%) XenDesktop
5 3 (4.55%) Terminal Services
5 3 (4.55%) XenServer
6 2 (3.03%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.52%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.52%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 24 (36.36%) Oracle
2 14 (21.21%) Citrix
3 12 (18.18%) VMware
4 8 (12.12%) Sybase
5 5 (7.58%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (6.06%) SAP
7 3 (4.55%) Cisco
7 3 (4.55%) Cognizant
7 3 (4.55%) IBM
7 3 (4.55%) Misys
8 2 (3.03%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.03%) Epicor
8 2 (3.03%) IFS
8 2 (3.03%) SonicWALL
8 2 (3.03%) Veeam
9 1 (1.52%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.52%) HP
9 1 (1.52%) LogRhythm
9 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds
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