The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Consultant
Rank 166 147 142
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 18 40 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.46% 0.95% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 1.00% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 32
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3723 4008 3587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.30% 95.41% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3044 3479 3186
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Support Consultant
North West

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 11 July 2014.

Support Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 40 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 23 (41.07%) Finance
3 20 (35.71%) SQL
4 16 (28.57%) Oracle
5 14 (25.00%) Windows
6 13 (23.21%) Manufacturing
7 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 12 (21.43%) Dynamics NAV
7 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
9 10 (17.86%) VMware
10 9 (16.07%) Oracle EBS
10 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (16.07%) Oracle EBS R12
11 8 (14.29%) Degree
11 8 (14.29%) Active Directory
11 8 (14.29%) ERP
11 8 (14.29%) PL/SQL
12 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
12 7 (12.50%) LAN
12 7 (12.50%) WAN
12 7 (12.50%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 7 (12.50%) SAN
12 7 (12.50%) Pegasus
12 7 (12.50%) Pegasus Opera
13 6 (10.71%) Cisco
13 6 (10.71%) Juniper
13 6 (10.71%) Hitachi
13 6 (10.71%) Symantec

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (16.07%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (16.07%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (12.50%) Pegasus Opera
4 6 (10.71%) Oracle Financials
4 6 (10.71%) Oracle 11i
4 6 (10.71%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (1.79%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (1.79%) SAP CO
5 1 (1.79%) SAP FI
5 1 (1.79%) Sage 200
5 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
2 7 (12.50%) SAN
2 7 (12.50%) LAN
2 7 (12.50%) WAN
3 6 (10.71%) Firewall
4 5 (8.93%) VPN
5 2 (3.57%) VoIP
6 1 (1.79%) DHCP
6 1 (1.79%) DNS
6 1 (1.79%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.93%) Sybase ASA
4 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
General
1 23 (41.07%) Finance
2 13 (23.21%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.93%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.00%) Windows
2 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (10.71%) Windows 7
3 6 (10.71%) Windows Vista
3 6 (10.71%) Windows XP
4 5 (8.93%) Windows 8
4 5 (8.93%) UNIX
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.29%) ERP
2 6 (10.71%) ITIL
2 6 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (10.71%) Incident Management
3 5 (8.93%) Service Delivery
3 5 (8.93%) Project Management
4 2 (3.57%) Service Management
4 2 (3.57%) Change Control
4 2 (3.57%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.79%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (1.79%) Wealth Management
5 1 (1.79%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (1.79%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.79%) OO
5 1 (1.79%) CRM
5 1 (1.79%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.71%) SQL
2 8 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 7 (12.50%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) CCA
2 1 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (10.71%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.79%) XenApp
4 1 (1.79%) XenServer
4 1 (1.79%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 40 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 16 (28.57%) Oracle
3 10 (17.86%) VMware
4 7 (12.50%) Pegasus
5 6 (10.71%) Symantec
5 6 (10.71%) Cisco
5 6 (10.71%) Juniper
5 6 (10.71%) Hitachi
6 5 (8.93%) Sybase
7 1 (1.79%) SAP
7 1 (1.79%) IBM
7 1 (1.79%) NetApp
7 1 (1.79%) Citrix
7 1 (1.79%) Apple
7 1 (1.79%) Sage
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