The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Support Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Consultant
North West / Manchester
Rank 197 150 179
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 5 31 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.13% 0.93% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.96% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 13
Median salary £35,000 £23,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.17% -34.28%
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £35,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.11% -11.25%

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
3666 3237 3802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.70% 97.24% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3072 2686 3207
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Support Consultant in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Support 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 Manchester region featuring Support Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (33.33%) ERP
4 4 (26.67%) Sage
5 3 (20.00%) Sage 1000
5 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (20.00%) SLA
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) SAP
5 3 (20.00%) Retail
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (13.33%) SAP XI
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
6 2 (13.33%) Advertising
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) ABAP
6 2 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (13.33%) Sage 200
6 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (6.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (6.67%) Open Source
7 1 (6.67%) iPad

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Sage 1000
2 2 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (13.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (13.33%) Sage 200
3 1 (6.67%) SAP CO
3 1 (6.67%) SAP FI
3 1 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) LDAP
General
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Solaris
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Build Automation
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) High Availability
3 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.67%) Kernel Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.67%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (6.67%) Presales
3 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.67%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (6.67%) Security Hardening
3 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (6.67%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) ABAP
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MBA
2 1 (6.67%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (6.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Sage
3 3 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Hitachi
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) Veritas
4 1 (6.67%) VMware