Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 180 137
Rank change year-on-year +8 -43 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 19 42 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.49% 0.89% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.92% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 22 35 75
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% -10.00%
10th Percentile £29,113 £36,450 £36,250
90th Percentile £59,875 £69,500 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -10.00%

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 3740 4551 3818
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.40% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2992 3402 3191
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Consultant in Birmingham

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

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 Birmingham region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (26.32%) Office 365
3 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) CRM
3 5 (26.32%) Advertising
3 5 (26.32%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
4 4 (21.05%) Firewall
4 4 (21.05%) WAN
4 4 (21.05%) C#
4 4 (21.05%) HTML
4 4 (21.05%) .NET
4 4 (21.05%) LAN
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
4 4 (21.05%) Driving Licence
5 3 (15.79%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (15.79%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (15.79%) DBS Check
5 3 (15.79%) Presales
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (15.79%) AVG
5 3 (15.79%) VoIP
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (15.79%) Sophos

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 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (10.53%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (26.32%) Office 365
3 3 (15.79%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
1 4 (21.05%) LAN
1 4 (21.05%) WAN
2 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.79%) VLAN
2 3 (15.79%) VoIP
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (5.26%) MPLS
3 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (26.32%) Advertising
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
2 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) CRM
2 3 (15.79%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (15.79%) ETL
2 3 (15.79%) Presales
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
4 1 (5.26%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.26%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Network Management
4 1 (5.26%) Product Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) C
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) DBS Check
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.26%) HP ASE
2 1 (5.26%) MCP
2 1 (5.26%) MCSA
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) BitLocker
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
3 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) AirWatch
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (5.26%) SCDPM
1 1 (5.26%) SCOrch
1 1 (5.26%) SCSM
1 1 (5.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) AVG
3 3 (15.79%) Civica
3 3 (15.79%) Sophos
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Capita
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) Meraki
5 1 (5.26%) MobileIron