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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Consultant
Rank 119 126 103
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 6 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.28% 0.095% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.10% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £45,000 £25,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -36.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £27,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
2035 1977 1572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.21% 93.65% 93.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1726 1764 1353
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Consultant across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Support Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Support Consultant
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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%) SAP
2 4 (44.44%) ABAP
2 4 (44.44%) EDI
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) SAP XI
2 4 (44.44%) Logistics
3 3 (33.33%) Business Objects
3 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) SLA
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) SAP Certification
5 1 (11.11%) NetWeaver
5 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
5 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
5 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (11.11%) SAP CO
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 1 (11.11%) SAP BPC
5 1 (11.11%) SAP Data Services

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 1 (11.11%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
1 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (11.11%) SAP CO
1 1 (11.11%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) EDI
1 4 (44.44%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Logistics
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft