The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Consultant
Rank 127 123 122
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.099% 0.10% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £47,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +90.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Support Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1890 1837 1897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.47% 94.21% 93.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1584 1589 1672
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Consultant in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Consultant across the Birmingham region.

Support Consultant Salary Trend in Birmingham

Support Consultant
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Support Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Consultant in their job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
2 5 (55.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (55.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (22.22%) Publishing
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) SAP SRM
5 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (11.11%) Logistics
5 1 (11.11%) Sage 200
5 1 (11.11%) MS Office
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) Sage
5 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Support Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
1 5 (55.56%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (55.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP SRM
2 1 (11.11%) Sage 200
2 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
General
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Publishing
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
1 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (11.11%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
1 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Sage