The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Consultant
Rank 171 150 169
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 13 28 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% 0.75% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.79% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 20
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3760 3526 4113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.17% 94.76% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3257 3085 3653
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Support Consultant Salary Trend in Manchester

Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Consultant across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Support Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

Support Consultant
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Consultant within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham +6 2 £18,750 -25.00% 1
Stockport -1 2 - - 1
Support Consultant
North West

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 16 (45.71%) Logistics
2 14 (40.00%) SAP
3 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
4 9 (25.71%) EDI
4 9 (25.71%) ABAP
5 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
5 8 (22.86%) Service Management
6 7 (20.00%) Finance
6 7 (20.00%) Windows
6 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (20.00%) VPN
6 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (17.14%) CRM
7 6 (17.14%) Manufacturing
7 6 (17.14%) SAP XI
8 5 (14.29%) VMware
8 5 (14.29%) Clustering
8 5 (14.29%) Business Continuity
8 5 (14.29%) Firewall
8 5 (14.29%) Wireless
8 5 (14.29%) Citrix
8 5 (14.29%) IIS
8 5 (14.29%) ITIL
8 5 (14.29%) SQL
8 5 (14.29%) HP
8 5 (14.29%) SAN
8 5 (14.29%) NetApp
8 5 (14.29%) SLA
8 5 (14.29%) Cisco
8 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (14.29%) IIS
1 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (8.57%) SAP CRM
2 3 (8.57%) SAP SD
2 3 (8.57%) SAP MM
2 3 (8.57%) SAP WM
3 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (2.86%) Maximo
4 1 (2.86%) Line 100
4 1 (2.86%) SAP BPC
4 1 (2.86%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) VPN
2 5 (14.29%) Firewall
2 5 (14.29%) Wireless
2 5 (14.29%) SAN
2 5 (14.29%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) SAP Data Services
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Manufacturing
3 5 (14.29%) Banking
3 5 (14.29%) Retail
4 4 (11.43%) Advertising
5 3 (8.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.86%) Back Office
6 1 (2.86%) Local Government
6 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) EDI
2 6 (17.14%) SAP XI
3 2 (5.71%) HTML
4 1 (2.86%) .NET
4 1 (2.86%) CSS
4 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Clustering
2 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Logistics
2 8 (22.86%) Service Management
3 6 (17.14%) CRM
4 5 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 5 (14.29%) ITIL
4 5 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (8.57%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (5.71%) ERP
7 1 (2.86%) ETL
7 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) ABAP
2 5 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (8.57%) SAP Certification
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 5 (14.29%) XenDesktop
2 5 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) SAP
2 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.29%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) Citrix
3 5 (14.29%) HP
3 5 (14.29%) NetApp
3 5 (14.29%) Cisco
3 5 (14.29%) Meraki
4 3 (8.57%) Business Objects
5 2 (5.71%) Sage
6 1 (2.86%) IBM
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle
6 1 (2.86%) Facebook
6 1 (2.86%) Twitter
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + bonus, certifications, travel, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 12 days ago
Oldham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18500.00 - £19000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago