The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Consultant
Rank 88 118 117
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 14 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.09% 0.49% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.51% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 4
Average salary £37,500 £46,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.35% +4.49%
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +8.10%
Support Consultant
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1230 1776 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.79% 96.36% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1075 1439 1161
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,350 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Support Consultant Salary Trend in Cheshire

Support Consultant
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 15 (78.95%) RPG
1 15 (78.95%) AS400
1 15 (78.95%) R
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (21.05%) SaaS
2 4 (21.05%) PaaS
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
2 4 (21.05%) Unix
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) JBoss
2 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 4 (21.05%) LAN
2 4 (21.05%) WAN
2 4 (21.05%) Middleware
3 1 (5.26%) ERP

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 4 (21.05%) JBoss
1 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
1 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) PaaS
1 4 (21.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) LAN
1 4 (21.05%) WAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (78.95%) AS400
2 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
1 4 (21.05%) Unix
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
1 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.26%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) R
1 15 (78.95%) RPG
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
1 4 (21.05%) VMware
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