The median annual salary for a Technical Consultant was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West 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
England / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 220 198
Rank change year-on-year -12 -22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 17 17 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.28% 0.30% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.30% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 31
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -21.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £44,000 £62,500
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 the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5931 5576 6456
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.83% 97.04% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4959 4681 5205
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
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 the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Consultant in the North West

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Technical Consultant in the North West

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Consultant in the North West over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Consultant in the North West

Technical Consultant
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Consultant within the North West 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
Manchester -19 13 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Cheshire 0 2 £45,000 +18.42% 2
Technical Consultant
England

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

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 North West region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 17 (45.95%) SQL
2 12 (32.43%) Windows
3 11 (29.73%) Oracle
4 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
4 9 (24.32%) Unix
5 8 (21.62%) HTML
5 8 (21.62%) Java
5 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
6 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
7 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
7 6 (16.22%) ISO 9000
7 6 (16.22%) DCOM
7 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
7 6 (16.22%) Open Source
7 6 (16.22%) High Availability
7 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
7 6 (16.22%) DevOps
7 6 (16.22%) Presales
8 5 (13.51%) Linux
8 5 (13.51%) Web Services
8 5 (13.51%) Banking
8 5 (13.51%) Degree
9 4 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (10.81%) Spring
9 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
9 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
9 4 (10.81%) JSON
9 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (10.81%) TDD

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.41%) Drupal
2 2 (5.41%) GeoServer
2 2 (5.41%) IBM Notes
2 2 (5.41%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.70%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.70%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.11%) iPaaS
2 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.41%) Force.com
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) Office 365
2 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Skype
1 2 (5.41%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.70%) DHCP
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.70%) Network Security
2 1 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (2.70%) SAN
2 1 (2.70%) VoIP
2 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.41%) MS Access
3 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.70%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (13.51%) Banking
2 3 (8.11%) French Language
2 3 (8.11%) Law
3 2 (5.41%) Advertising
3 2 (5.41%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) HTML
2 6 (16.22%) DCOM
3 5 (13.51%) Web Services
4 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
4 4 (10.81%) Apache Camel
4 4 (10.81%) HTML5
4 4 (10.81%) JSON
4 4 (10.81%) Node.js
4 4 (10.81%) REST
4 4 (10.81%) Spring
4 4 (10.81%) Spring Integration
5 3 (8.11%) .NET
5 3 (8.11%) XML
5 3 (8.11%) XSD
5 3 (8.11%) XSLT
6 2 (5.41%) CSS
6 2 (5.41%) DHTML
6 2 (5.41%) Visualforce
7 1 (2.70%) J2EE
7 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Unix
3 5 (13.51%) Linux
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (16.22%) DevOps
1 6 (16.22%) High Availability
1 6 (16.22%) Open Source
1 6 (16.22%) Presales
2 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
2 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (10.81%) Microservices
2 4 (10.81%) MVC
2 4 (10.81%) Pair Programming
2 4 (10.81%) SOA
2 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
2 4 (10.81%) TDD
2 4 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (8.11%) Analytics
3 3 (8.11%) B2B
3 3 (8.11%) CRM
3 3 (8.11%) Data Transformation
3 3 (8.11%) Integration Testing
3 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) SQL
2 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.62%) Java
4 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.41%) Apex Code
5 2 (5.41%) C
6 1 (2.70%) ABAP
6 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) MCSA
2 2 (5.41%) MCSE
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) VCAP
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) vCloud
3 1 (2.70%) vSphere
3 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) AirWatch
1 1 (2.70%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Oracle
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) VMware
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix
4 2 (5.41%) Lotus
4 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.70%) Avaya
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco
5 1 (2.70%) Draytek
5 1 (2.70%) hybris
5 1 (2.70%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.70%) Juniper
5 1 (2.70%) Pegasus
5 1 (2.70%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) SonicWALL
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