Period
to 20 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

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

Technical Consultant
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 178 190
Rank change year-on-year +5 +12 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 29 10 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.73% 0.26% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.27% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 41
Birmingham median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £46,250 £36,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £53,250 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.18% +10.00% -4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. 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
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3,820 3,711 4,611
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.76% 96.46% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2,782 3,099 3,480
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,972 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.72% +1.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in Birmingham

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Technical Consultant in Birmingham

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in Birmingham over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Consultant in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, Technical Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 12 (41.38%) CRM
2 12 (41.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (37.93%) C#
3 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
3 11 (37.93%) .NET
3 11 (37.93%) Windows
3 11 (37.93%) Advertising
4 10 (34.48%) SQL
5 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
6 7 (24.14%) Finance
7 6 (20.69%) VMware
7 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
7 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (20.69%) Presales
7 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
7 6 (20.69%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (17.24%) WCF
8 5 (17.24%) SSL
9 4 (13.79%) Unix
9 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
9 4 (13.79%) HP
9 4 (13.79%) XML
9 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
9 4 (13.79%) HTML
9 4 (13.79%) Java
9 4 (13.79%) Linux
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) JBoss
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) NetWeaver
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) IaaS
3 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) SSL
2 4 (13.79%) Firewall
2 4 (13.79%) IPsec
2 4 (13.79%) SAN
3 3 (10.34%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.90%) Internet
5 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) DB2
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.45%) SAP HANA
General
1 11 (37.93%) Advertising
2 7 (24.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Publishing
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) .NET
2 5 (17.24%) WCF
3 4 (13.79%) HTML
3 4 (13.79%) XML
4 3 (10.34%) Java EE
4 3 (10.34%) Web Services
5 2 (6.90%) Drools
5 2 (6.90%) JRules
6 1 (3.45%) CSS
6 1 (3.45%) LDAP
6 1 (3.45%) Mason
6 1 (3.45%) Middleware
6 1 (3.45%) SAML
6 1 (3.45%) SAP Basis
6 1 (3.45%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) AS400
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) iSeries
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Licensing
2 1 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (13.79%) Linux
3 4 (13.79%) Unix
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) CRM
2 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) Presales
3 3 (10.34%) ETL
3 3 (10.34%) High Availability
3 3 (10.34%) Project Management
3 3 (10.34%) RAD
3 3 (10.34%) SOA
4 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.45%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
4 1 (3.45%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (3.45%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL
4 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.45%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (3.45%) Software Licensing
4 1 (3.45%) Wireframes
4 1 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) C#
1 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
2 10 (34.48%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) ABAP
4 1 (3.45%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 19770
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
1 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (10.34%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (3.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) VMware
3 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
3 4 (13.79%) Cisco
3 4 (13.79%) HP
3 4 (13.79%) NetApp
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 4 (13.79%) SonicWALL
4 2 (6.90%) ILOG
5 1 (3.45%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.45%) SAP
5 1 (3.45%) Snow