The median annual salary for a Technical Consultant was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 173 161
Rank change year-on-year -19 -12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 13 9 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.33% 0.26% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.27% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 29
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -27.08%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,600 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +16.66% -10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3797 3322 3666
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.99% 97.51% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3184 2764 3007
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Technical Consultant in the job title.

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 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
Altrincham - 5 £42,500 -
Technical Consultant
North West

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) Unix
4 6 (24.00%) ISO 9000
4 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (24.00%) Oracle
4 6 (24.00%) DCOM
4 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (24.00%) Open Source
4 6 (24.00%) High Availability
4 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (24.00%) DevOps
5 5 (20.00%) Java
5 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (16.00%) SOA
6 4 (16.00%) HTML
6 4 (16.00%) TDD
6 4 (16.00%) Pair Programming
6 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (16.00%) MVC
6 4 (16.00%) Microservices
6 4 (16.00%) Apache Camel
6 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (16.00%) Spring Integration
6 4 (16.00%) Node.js
6 4 (16.00%) REST
6 4 (16.00%) HTML5

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 2 (8.00%) Drupal
1 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (8.00%) GeoServer
1 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (4.00%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Skype
2 1 (4.00%) Network Security
2 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.00%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (8.00%) Advertising
1 2 (8.00%) Banking
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Marketing
1 2 (8.00%) Retail
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) DCOM
2 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (16.00%) Apache Camel
2 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) HTML5
2 4 (16.00%) JSON
2 4 (16.00%) Node.js
2 4 (16.00%) REST
2 4 (16.00%) Spring
2 4 (16.00%) Spring Integration
3 2 (8.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.00%) J2EE
4 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (24.00%) DevOps
1 6 (24.00%) High Availability
1 6 (24.00%) Open Source
2 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (16.00%) Microservices
2 4 (16.00%) MVC
2 4 (16.00%) Pair Programming
2 4 (16.00%) SOA
2 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (16.00%) TDD
2 4 (16.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (12.00%) Presales
4 2 (8.00%) Coaching
4 2 (8.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) SDLC
4 2 (8.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) ABAP
4 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) MCSA
1 2 (8.00%) MCSE
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Avaya
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix
3 1 (4.00%) hybris
3 1 (4.00%) Pegasus
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) VMware