The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Consultant
Rank 222 230 219
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 12 19 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.29% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.30% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 30
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +48.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £25,300 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
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
5511 6304 6830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.11% 96.72% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4665 5026 5506
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,123
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

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 29 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Consultant within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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
Manchester +11 12 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 22 (31.43%) RPG
2 17 (24.29%) ERP
3 16 (22.86%) Windows
4 13 (18.57%) Oracle
5 12 (17.14%) AS400
5 12 (17.14%) R
6 11 (15.71%) Internet
6 11 (15.71%) ADSL
7 10 (14.29%) HTML
7 10 (14.29%) FTP
7 10 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 10 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (12.86%) Security Management
8 9 (12.86%) Risk Management
8 9 (12.86%) Information Security
8 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
8 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
9 8 (11.43%) ITIL
9 8 (11.43%) Linux
9 8 (11.43%) Telecoms
9 8 (11.43%) Coaching
10 7 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
10 7 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
10 7 (10.00%) Finance
10 7 (10.00%) Firewall
10 7 (10.00%) Unix
10 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
10 7 (10.00%) CRM
11 6 (8.57%) ISDN
11 6 (8.57%) PSTN

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (5.71%) JBoss
1 4 (5.71%) MS Exchange
1 4 (5.71%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.43%) IIS
2 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.43%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
1 7 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (7.14%) Dynamics GP
2 5 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (5.71%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (5.71%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (5.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (5.71%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 4 (5.71%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (1.43%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (1.43%) SAP Business One
4 1 (1.43%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.43%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) PaaS
1 4 (5.71%) SaaS
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.71%) ADSL
1 11 (15.71%) Internet
2 10 (14.29%) FTP
2 10 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 7 (10.00%) Firewall
4 6 (8.57%) ISDN
4 6 (8.57%) PSTN
5 5 (7.14%) LAN
5 5 (7.14%) WAN
6 3 (4.29%) Broadband
6 3 (4.29%) LDAP
7 1 (1.43%) BGP
7 1 (1.43%) DHCP
7 1 (1.43%) DNS
7 1 (1.43%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.43%) HSRP
7 1 (1.43%) OSPF
7 1 (1.43%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.43%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (11.43%) Telecoms
2 7 (10.00%) Finance
3 4 (5.71%) Law
3 4 (5.71%) Local Government
4 2 (2.86%) Advertising
4 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.86%) Publishing
4 2 (2.86%) Retail
5 1 (1.43%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.29%) HTML
2 4 (5.71%) Middleware
3 2 (2.86%) EDI
3 2 (2.86%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) AS400
2 10 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) Clustering
5 1 (1.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.86%) Windows
2 8 (11.43%) Linux
3 7 (10.00%) Unix
4 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.29%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.29%) Solaris
6 2 (2.86%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.29%) ERP
2 9 (12.86%) Information Security
2 9 (12.86%) Risk Management
2 9 (12.86%) Security Management
3 8 (11.43%) Coaching
3 8 (11.43%) ITIL
4 7 (10.00%) CRM
5 4 (5.71%) Migration
6 3 (4.29%) Build Automation
6 3 (4.29%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.29%) Open Source
7 2 (2.86%) Logistics
8 1 (1.43%) Business Analysis
8 1 (1.43%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.43%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.43%) Change Management
8 1 (1.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.43%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.43%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.43%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.43%) RPG
2 12 (17.14%) R
3 3 (4.29%) Shell Script
3 3 (4.29%) SQL
4 2 (2.86%) ABAP
5 1 (1.43%) C++
5 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.43%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (8.57%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.29%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.43%) CCNA
4 1 (1.43%) CCNP
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.43%) CISM
4 1 (1.43%) CISSP
4 1 (1.43%) MCITP
4 1 (1.43%) MCSE
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.43%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) SLA
2 3 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) Puppet
1 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 13 (18.57%) Oracle
2 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.14%) Hitachi
3 5 (7.14%) VMware
4 4 (5.71%) SAP
5 3 (4.29%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.43%) Cisco
6 1 (1.43%) Citrix
6 1 (1.43%) Dell
6 1 (1.43%) HP
6 1 (1.43%) Sun
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