The median annual salary for a Technical Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 3 months to 29 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
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 63 61
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.51% 0.73% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.75% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £60,000 - £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +16.66% -8.16%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 375 399 446
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 95.66% 97.08% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 340 354 375
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,215 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne that featured Technical Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in Newcastle upon Tyne

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Technical Consultant in Newcastle upon Tyne

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 29 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (40.00%) Presales
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (40.00%) XMPP
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) ISDN
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) HP

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) ISDN
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Presales
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (20.00%) MCSA
4 1 (20.00%) MCT
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Sophos
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Draytek
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 7 days ago