The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Support Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Consultant
Rank 213 245 236
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 26 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.45% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.27% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 18
Median salary £20,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £23,050 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5696 6371 6735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.70% 96.79% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4784 5188 5399
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Support Consultant Salary Trend in the North West

Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Consultant across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Support Consultant Salary Histogram in the North West

Support Consultant
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Consultant within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +13 24 £19,750 -34.16% 1
Cheshire +26 1 £20,000 -45.20%
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 North West region featuring Support Consultant in the job title.

1 14 (36.84%) SAP
2 13 (34.21%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (31.58%) Logistics
3 12 (31.58%) ABAP
3 12 (31.58%) EDI
3 12 (31.58%) Retail
3 12 (31.58%) Publishing
3 12 (31.58%) SAP XI
3 12 (31.58%) Finance
3 12 (31.58%) Manufacturing
4 11 (28.95%) SAP SD
5 9 (23.68%) Internet
5 9 (23.68%) ADSL
5 9 (23.68%) Broadband
6 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 5 (13.16%) Oracle
7 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
7 5 (13.16%) SQL
8 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
8 4 (10.53%) Unix
8 4 (10.53%) Windows
8 4 (10.53%) ERP
9 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (7.89%) Open Source
9 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (7.89%) Puppet
9 3 (7.89%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (7.89%) RHCSA
9 3 (7.89%) Mentoring

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (28.95%) SAP SD
2 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.26%) SAP Business One
3 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.63%) Infor M3
3 1 (2.63%) Movex
3 1 (2.63%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) ADSL
1 9 (23.68%) Broadband
1 9 (23.68%) Internet
2 3 (7.89%) LDAP
3 2 (5.26%) FTP
3 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.63%) SAP HANA
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
1 12 (31.58%) Manufacturing
1 12 (31.58%) Publishing
1 12 (31.58%) Retail
2 3 (7.89%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) EDI
1 12 (31.58%) SAP XI
2 2 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Unix
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Logistics
2 4 (10.53%) ERP
3 3 (7.89%) Build Automation
3 3 (7.89%) ITIL
3 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
3 3 (7.89%) Open Source
4 2 (5.26%) CRM
4 2 (5.26%) Information Security
4 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
4 2 (5.26%) Security Management
5 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.63%) Presales
5 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.63%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) ABAP
2 5 (13.16%) SQL
3 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.63%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) RPG
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (7.89%) RHCSA
2 1 (2.63%) CISM
2 1 (2.63%) CISSP
2 1 (2.63%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Puppet
1 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) SAP
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle
4 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.89%) VMware
5 1 (2.63%) Citrix
5 1 (2.63%) Infor
5 1 (2.63%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.63%) Sage
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