The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical 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 Technical Support Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 31 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Consultant
Rank - 234 246
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Consultant 0 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.069% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.073% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Average salary - £57,750 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +260.93%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +14.28%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6822 6839 7208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.82% 94.75% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5529 5855 6319
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Support Consultant
England

Technical Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Technical Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Technical Support Consultant
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Technical Support Consultant Salary Trend in the North West

Technical Support Consultant
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Consultant in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Infor
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Infor
3 1 (33.33%) Sun