Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Consultant was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Belfast during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Consultant
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 38 26
Rank change year-on-year -8 -12 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 15 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 4.13% 1.68% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.27% 1.86% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 4
Belfast median annual salary £26,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.11% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £40,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £35,125 £50,000 £52,125
County Antrim median annual salary £26,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -41.11% - -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Belfast
Permanent vacancies in Belfast with a recognized job title 351 269 128
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.69% 90.57% 98.46%
Number of salaries quoted 216 206 96
Belfast median annual salary £36,250 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.38% -5.88% +28.79%
10th Percentile £21,500 £27,250 £23,625
90th Percentile £54,375 £61,250 £65,000
County Antrim median annual salary £35,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.63% - +23.08%

Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings that featured Technical Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in Belfast

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in Belfast.

Salary trend for Technical Consultant in Belfast

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in Belfast over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Consultant in Belfast

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Belfast region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (93.33%) Java
2 14 (93.33%) Oracle
3 9 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 9 (60.00%) Unix
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (60.00%) ERP
3 9 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (60.00%) JDeveloper
3 9 (60.00%) Middleware
3 9 (60.00%) Change Management
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 9 (60.00%) Workflow
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle ERP
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 9 (60.00%) QA
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle APEX
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (60.00%) XML
3 9 (60.00%) ITIL
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 9 (60.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (33.33%) SOAP
4 5 (33.33%) Web Services
4 5 (33.33%) Spring

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 9 (60.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (33.33%) Big Data
2 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) JDeveloper
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle APEX
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) Middleware
1 9 (60.00%) XML
2 5 (33.33%) REST
2 5 (33.33%) SOAP
2 5 (33.33%) Spring
2 5 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) Change Management
1 9 (60.00%) ERP
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
1 9 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 9 (60.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 9 (60.00%) Workflow
2 5 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (6.67%) Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (6.67%) Machine Learning
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (93.33%) Java
3 9 (60.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Oracle