Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Consultant was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 264 259 220
Rank change year-on-year -5 -39 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 37 22 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.46% 0.29% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.30% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 39
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,550 £20,800 £28,700
90th Percentile £66,500 £57,500 £60,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7786 7278 7156
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 97.43% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6469 6250 5964
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in Manchester

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Technical Consultant in Manchester

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

Salary histogram for Technical Consultant in Manchester

Technical Consultant
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham -4 11 £42,500 -
Stockport - 5 £35,000 -
Rochdale +22 3 £22,000 +12.82% 1
Technical Consultant
North West

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

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 Manchester region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 20 (54.05%) Windows
2 19 (51.35%) SQL
3 18 (48.65%) SQL Server
4 11 (29.73%) Finance
5 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
5 10 (27.03%) CRM
5 10 (27.03%) Degree
6 9 (24.32%) High Availability
6 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (24.32%) ISO 9000
6 9 (24.32%) HTML
6 9 (24.32%) .NET
6 9 (24.32%) Coaching
6 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (24.32%) Presales
7 8 (21.62%) Migration
7 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (18.92%) Retail
8 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (16.22%) Data Migration
9 6 (16.22%) Manufacturing
9 6 (16.22%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (16.22%) SAP
9 6 (16.22%) ERP
9 6 (16.22%) Linux
9 6 (16.22%) Software Delivery
10 5 (13.51%) DevOps
10 5 (13.51%) People Management
10 5 (13.51%) Master's Degree

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (8.11%) Drupal
2 2 (5.41%) Apache
2 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.70%) GeoServer
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.70%) NetSuite
2 1 (2.70%) SAP Business One
2 1 (2.70%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.70%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.11%) ADSL
2 3 (8.11%) FTP
2 3 (8.11%) Internet
2 3 (8.11%) PSTN
3 2 (5.41%) LAN
3 2 (5.41%) WAN
4 1 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (48.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (16.22%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (8.11%) GIS
5 3 (8.11%) Spatial Data
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.70%) MySQL
7 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.70%) Power BI
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Retail
3 6 (16.22%) Manufacturing
4 5 (13.51%) Electronics
4 5 (13.51%) Marketing
4 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) .NET
1 9 (24.32%) HTML
2 5 (13.51%) CSS
2 5 (13.51%) XML
3 3 (8.11%) Web Services
4 1 (2.70%) DCOM
4 1 (2.70%) ODBC
4 1 (2.70%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) Chip and PIN
2 5 (13.51%) EPoS
3 2 (5.41%) Replication
4 1 (2.70%) Clustering
4 1 (2.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 20 (54.05%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Unix
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) CRM
2 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) Coaching
2 9 (24.32%) High Availability
2 9 (24.32%) Presales
3 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (21.62%) Migration
4 6 (16.22%) Data Migration
4 6 (16.22%) ERP
4 6 (16.22%) Software Delivery
5 5 (13.51%) DevOps
5 5 (13.51%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
5 5 (13.51%) People Management
5 5 (13.51%) Programme Management
5 5 (13.51%) Software Testing
5 5 (13.51%) Time Management
6 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
7 3 (8.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) SQL
2 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
2 5 (13.51%) VB
2 5 (13.51%) VB.NET
2 5 (13.51%) VBA
3 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) Apex Code
4 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.70%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) Korn
4 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.70%) MCITP
3 1 (2.70%) MCSA
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Samba
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (2.70%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) SAP
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle
3 3 (8.11%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.41%) Google
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) Epicor
5 1 (2.70%) HP
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.70%) Sage