Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 18 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 320 330 318
Rank change year-on-year +10 -12 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 73 90 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.48% 0.49% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.51% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 69 65 110
Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £52,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +20.23% -8.95%
10th Percentile £38,500 £24,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,000 £66,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 14798 17620 18049
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.71% 96.74% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12224 13951 14876
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in the Midlands

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Technical Consultant in the Midlands

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in the Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Consultant in the Midlands

Technical Consultant
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 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
West Midlands +1 45 £50,000 -4.76% 1
East Midlands +42 29 £57,500 +63.12% 4
Technical Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Midlands region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 29 (39.73%) Microsoft
2 25 (34.25%) Presales
3 20 (27.40%) SQL
4 18 (24.66%) Windows
5 15 (20.55%) Advertising
6 13 (17.81%) Manufacturing
6 13 (17.81%) HTML
7 12 (16.44%) Oracle
8 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (13.70%) Office 365
9 10 (13.70%) Customer Requirements
9 10 (13.70%) Web Services
10 9 (12.33%) Java
10 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
10 9 (12.33%) HP
10 9 (12.33%) Retail
11 8 (10.96%) Migration
11 8 (10.96%) Finance
11 8 (10.96%) Active Directory
11 8 (10.96%) Linux
11 8 (10.96%) NoSQL
11 8 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (9.59%) WebCenter
12 7 (9.59%) HTML5
12 7 (9.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 7 (9.59%) Kafka
12 7 (9.59%) Node.js
12 7 (9.59%) AngularJS
12 7 (9.59%) Jenkins
12 7 (9.59%) Atlassian Bamboo

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 7 (9.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 7 (9.59%) Alfresco
1 7 (9.59%) CMS
1 7 (9.59%) Liferay
2 5 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.48%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (2.74%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.37%) JBoss
5 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (8.22%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (6.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (1.37%) Infor M3
5 1 (1.37%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (1.37%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (1.37%) Movex
5 1 (1.37%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (13.70%) Office 365
3 7 (9.59%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.74%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.74%) IaaS
6 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.48%) Firewall
2 4 (5.48%) LAN
2 4 (5.48%) WAN
3 3 (4.11%) VLAN
3 3 (4.11%) VoIP
4 2 (2.74%) MPLS
4 2 (2.74%) SAN
4 2 (2.74%) Skype
5 1 (1.37%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (1.37%) DNS
5 1 (1.37%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.37%) SNMP
5 1 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (9.59%) Jenkins
1 7 (9.59%) Travis CI
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.74%) Toad
General
1 15 (20.55%) Advertising
2 13 (17.81%) Manufacturing
3 9 (12.33%) Retail
4 8 (10.96%) Finance
5 6 (8.22%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.81%) HTML
2 10 (13.70%) Web Services
3 7 (9.59%) AngularJS
3 7 (9.59%) Apache Camel
3 7 (9.59%) HTML5
3 7 (9.59%) J2EE
3 7 (9.59%) Kafka
3 7 (9.59%) Node.js
3 7 (9.59%) RESTful
3 7 (9.59%) WebCenter
4 6 (8.22%) .NET
5 5 (6.85%) XML
6 2 (2.74%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (6.85%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.48%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.37%) AS400
5 1 (1.37%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.37%) Blog
5 1 (1.37%) iSeries
5 1 (1.37%) Replication
5 1 (1.37%) User Experience
5 1 (1.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.66%) Windows
2 8 (10.96%) Linux
3 7 (9.59%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.74%) Unix
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.37%) VMS
6 1 (1.37%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.25%) Presales
2 10 (13.70%) Customer Requirements
3 8 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (10.96%) Migration
4 7 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (9.59%) ERP
5 6 (8.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.22%) ETL
5 6 (8.22%) Service Delivery
6 5 (6.85%) CRM
7 4 (5.48%) Data Migration
8 3 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.11%) ITIL
8 3 (4.11%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.11%) Project Management
9 2 (2.74%) Data Modelling
9 2 (2.74%) Data Protection
9 2 (2.74%) Network Management
9 2 (2.74%) Service Management
9 2 (2.74%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.40%) SQL
2 9 (12.33%) Java
2 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (9.59%) C#
3 7 (9.59%) Python
4 6 (8.22%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.48%) C++
5 4 (5.48%) X++
6 2 (2.74%) Apex Code
6 2 (2.74%) C
6 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.74%) VBA
7 1 (1.37%) RPG
7 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.11%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.37%) CCNA
3 1 (1.37%) CCNP
3 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.37%) Degree
3 1 (1.37%) HP ASE
3 1 (1.37%) MCP
3 1 (1.37%) MCSA
3 1 (1.37%) MCSE
3 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (10.96%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.37%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.37%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.37%) XenApp
4 1 (1.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (9.59%) TeamSite
2 5 (6.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.37%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.37%) Nagios
3 1 (1.37%) SCCM
3 1 (1.37%) SCDPM
3 1 (1.37%) SCOM
3 1 (1.37%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.37%) SCSM
3 1 (1.37%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 29 (39.73%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.44%) Oracle
3 9 (12.33%) HP
4 7 (9.59%) Adobe
4 7 (9.59%) OpenText
5 6 (8.22%) VMware
6 4 (5.48%) IFS
7 3 (4.11%) AVG
7 3 (4.11%) Citrix
7 3 (4.11%) Civica
7 3 (4.11%) Sophos
8 2 (2.74%) Cisco
8 2 (2.74%) Infor
8 2 (2.74%) Informatica
8 2 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.37%) Capita
9 1 (1.37%) Meraki
9 1 (1.37%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.37%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds