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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Consultant
Rank 249 203 254
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 10 43 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.69% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.72% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 13
Median salary £38,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £20,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
6140 5974 7241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.56% 95.88% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5171 4959 6200
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 -32 9 £39,000 +20.00% 2
Lancashire -8 1 £32,500 -43.47%
Support Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 13 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 12 (30.77%) Retail
4 11 (28.21%) Manufacturing
5 10 (25.64%) Finance
5 10 (25.64%) SAP
5 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (23.08%) Logistics
6 9 (23.08%) ABAP
6 9 (23.08%) EDI
6 9 (23.08%) Publishing
6 9 (23.08%) SAP XI
6 9 (23.08%) SAP SD
7 7 (17.95%) Internet
7 7 (17.95%) ADSL
7 7 (17.95%) Broadband
8 6 (15.38%) Windows
9 5 (12.82%) ITIL
9 5 (12.82%) Unix
10 4 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (10.26%) Hitachi
10 4 (10.26%) Veritas
10 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
10 4 (10.26%) DNS
10 4 (10.26%) ERP
10 4 (10.26%) Solaris
10 4 (10.26%) Linux
10 4 (10.26%) LDAP
10 4 (10.26%) Oracle
10 4 (10.26%) Perl

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (23.08%) SAP SD
2 3 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (5.13%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (5.13%) Sage 200
4 1 (2.56%) Infor M3
4 1 (2.56%) Movex
4 1 (2.56%) Sage 1000
4 1 (2.56%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) ADSL
1 7 (17.95%) Broadband
1 7 (17.95%) Internet
2 4 (10.26%) DNS
2 4 (10.26%) LDAP
3 1 (2.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.56%) GIS
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (30.77%) Retail
2 11 (28.21%) Manufacturing
3 10 (25.64%) Finance
4 9 (23.08%) Publishing
5 4 (10.26%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) EDI
1 9 (23.08%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Clustering
3 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.13%) iPad
5 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.56%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Unix
3 4 (10.26%) Linux
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle Linux
3 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (10.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Logistics
2 5 (12.82%) ITIL
3 4 (10.26%) Build Automation
3 4 (10.26%) ERP
3 4 (10.26%) High Availability
3 4 (10.26%) Kernel Tuning
3 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
3 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
3 4 (10.26%) Open Source
3 4 (10.26%) Security Hardening
3 4 (10.26%) Service Management
3 4 (10.26%) Time Management
4 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
4 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.13%) CRM
4 2 (5.13%) Presales
4 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.56%) Migration
5 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.56%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) ABAP
2 4 (10.26%) Perl
2 4 (10.26%) PHP
2 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
2 4 (10.26%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) C
4 1 (2.56%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (10.26%) RHCSA
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 4 (10.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Failover Clustering
1 4 (10.26%) NetBackup
1 4 (10.26%) Puppet
1 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.64%) SAP
3 4 (10.26%) Hitachi
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle
3 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
3 4 (10.26%) Veritas
4 3 (7.69%) Sage
5 2 (5.13%) Citrix
5 2 (5.13%) VMware
6 1 (2.56%) CA
6 1 (2.56%) Infor
6 1 (2.56%) JD Edwards
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