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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 211 167 204
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 26 54 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.43% 1.00% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 1.03% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 20 51 15
Median salary £48,750 £50,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.46% +6.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £40,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
5884 5240 5202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.35% 97.04% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4636 4376 4387
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 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 30 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 -24 16 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Coventry +2 5 £57,500 +35.29% 1
West Bromwich - 2 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £30,000 - 1
Dudley +6 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Walsall -8 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Wolverhampton -9 1 £40,000 -13.51%
Shropshire -19 1 £45,000 +8.43% 2
Technical Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 31 (55.36%) Windows
2 18 (32.14%) SQL
2 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 18 (32.14%) Retail
3 16 (28.57%) VMware
4 14 (25.00%) Linux
4 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 13 (23.21%) Active Directory
5 13 (23.21%) Citrix
5 13 (23.21%) MS Excel
5 13 (23.21%) Unix
5 13 (23.21%) WebSphere Application Server
5 13 (23.21%) WebSphere
6 12 (21.43%) HTML
6 12 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (21.43%) Presales
7 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (19.64%) C#
7 11 (19.64%) Oracle
7 11 (19.64%) NetApp
7 11 (19.64%) Finance
8 10 (17.86%) Project Management
8 10 (17.86%) Java
8 10 (17.86%) DB2
8 10 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (17.86%) XenApp
8 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (17.86%) Windows Server
9 9 (16.07%) XenServer

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 (23.21%) WebSphere
1 13 (23.21%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (16.07%) JBoss
3 6 (10.71%) MS Exchange
4 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (8.93%) IIS
5 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (7.14%) Skype for Business
6 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
7 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.79%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (23.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) assyst
2 2 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.93%) Office 365
4 4 (7.14%) OneDrive
5 3 (5.36%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (5.36%) IaaS
5 3 (5.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) Firewall
1 9 (16.07%) NetScaler
1 9 (16.07%) SAN
1 9 (16.07%) SSL
1 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP
2 7 (12.50%) DHCP
2 7 (12.50%) DNS
3 6 (10.71%) LAN
3 6 (10.71%) WAN
3 6 (10.71%) Wireless
4 5 (8.93%) VoIP
5 4 (7.14%) MPLS
5 4 (7.14%) NAS
5 4 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (7.14%) Skype
5 4 (7.14%) WLAN
5 4 (7.14%) xDSL
6 3 (5.36%) VPN
7 2 (3.57%) Internet
8 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.86%) DB2
3 9 (16.07%) RDBMS
3 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.36%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MorphX
General
1 18 (32.14%) Retail
2 11 (19.64%) Finance
3 9 (16.07%) Banking
3 9 (16.07%) Retail Banking
3 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.43%) HTML
2 9 (16.07%) Java EE
2 9 (16.07%) XML
3 3 (5.36%) .NET
4 2 (3.57%) CSS
4 2 (3.57%) Middleware
5 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.14%) Clustering
3 3 (5.36%) PDA
4 2 (3.57%) EPoS
4 2 (3.57%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.79%) EFT
5 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.79%) Physics
5 1 (1.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (55.36%) Windows
2 14 (25.00%) Linux
3 13 (23.21%) Unix
4 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (17.86%) Windows Server
6 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) Presales
2 10 (17.86%) Project Management
3 9 (16.07%) High Availability
3 9 (16.07%) SOA
3 9 (16.07%) Time Management
4 8 (14.29%) ETL
5 6 (10.71%) ITIL
6 4 (7.14%) CRM
6 4 (7.14%) Line Management
6 4 (7.14%) Load Balancing
6 4 (7.14%) Migration
6 4 (7.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 4 (7.14%) SDLC
6 4 (7.14%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.36%) ERP
7 3 (5.36%) Performance Management
8 2 (3.57%) Data Security
8 2 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.14%) SQL
2 11 (19.64%) C#
3 10 (17.86%) Java
4 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.79%) C++
5 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.79%) Python
5 1 (1.79%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) CCA
1 6 (10.71%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (10.71%) Degree
1 6 (10.71%) MCSE
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.93%) MCSA
2 5 (8.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 13 (23.21%) Active Directory
3 12 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (17.86%) XenApp
5 9 (16.07%) XenDesktop
5 9 (16.07%) XenServer
6 6 (10.71%) vSphere
7 1 (1.79%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Windows Intune
2 1 (1.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) VMware
2 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (23.21%) Citrix
4 11 (19.64%) NetApp
4 11 (19.64%) Oracle
5 7 (12.50%) HP
6 4 (7.14%) Aerohive Networks
6 4 (7.14%) Cisco
6 4 (7.14%) Dell
6 4 (7.14%) Ruckus Wireless
6 4 (7.14%) ServiceNow
6 4 (7.14%) SonicWALL
7 3 (5.36%) Epicor
8 2 (3.57%) IBM
8 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.79%) Splunk
9 1 (1.79%) Veeam
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