The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Consultant
Rank 247 - 264
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Consultant 3 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.041% - 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 12
Average salary £35,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
Technical 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
6950 6476 7701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.34% 95.35% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5973 5486 6807
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support Consultant across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Technical Support Consultant Salary Histogram in the North West

Technical 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 Technical Support Consultant within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Manchester - 3 £35,000 - 1
Technical Support Consultant
England

Technical Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Meraki
2 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Meraki
2 1 (33.33%) Facebook
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago