The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Consultant
Rank 66 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.95% - 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £36,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,375
% change year-on-year
- +6.00%
Support Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
818 635 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 97.27% 96.95% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 590 538 640
Average salary £33,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.21% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
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 the North East

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

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Support Consultant Salary Trend in the North East

Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Consultant across the North East region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Support Consultant Salary Histogram in the North East

Support Consultant
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Consultant within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Tyne and Wear - 5 £19,750 - 3
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 11 (47.83%) Advertising
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 9 (39.13%) CRM
3 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
4 6 (26.09%) Mitel
4 6 (26.09%) CCNA
4 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (26.09%) VoIP
5 5 (21.74%) Oracle HRMS
5 5 (21.74%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (21.74%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (21.74%) Oracle
5 5 (21.74%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
5 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
5 5 (21.74%) Workflow
5 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (17.39%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
6 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
6 4 (17.39%) .NET
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (13.04%) SLA
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V

Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) FreeHand
2 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle HRMS
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 4 (17.39%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (47.83%) Advertising
2 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
1 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.70%) COM
3 1 (4.35%) XHTML
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) CRM
2 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
2 5 (21.74%) Workflow
3 3 (13.04%) ERP
3 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) C
2 2 (8.70%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) CCNA
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Mitel
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Sony
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