The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Consultant
Rank 225 215 199
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 12 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.22% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.23% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 20
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £32,450 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £41,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 South 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5830 5561 5184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.01% 95.34% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4803 4653 4572
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 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Support Consultant Salary Trend in the South West

Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Consultant across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Support Consultant Salary Histogram in the South West

Support Consultant
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
Bristol +2 6 £29,250 -33.14%
Somerset +12 2 - -
Wiltshire +4 2 - - 1
Gloucestershire -12 2 £31,250 - 1
Devon - 1 - -
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (20.00%) HTML
3 6 (20.00%) Oracle
4 5 (16.67%) Java
4 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 5 (16.67%) ERP
4 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (13.33%) Adobe
5 4 (13.33%) MCSE
5 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.33%) .NET
5 4 (13.33%) CSS
5 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (13.33%) Web Development
6 3 (10.00%) Degree
6 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.00%) Migration
6 3 (10.00%) VMware
6 3 (10.00%) SQL
6 3 (10.00%) CRM
6 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (10.00%) DNS
7 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.67%) SLA
7 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.67%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (6.67%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.33%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.33%) JBoss
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) Acrobat
2 2 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (6.67%) InDesign
2 2 (6.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MFGPRO
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.33%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) Intranet
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) DHCP
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (6.67%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (3.33%) PROIV
General
1 2 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (6.67%) HTML5
4 1 (3.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.67%) Health Informatics
2 2 (6.67%) e-Health
2 2 (6.67%) Graphic Design
2 2 (6.67%) Informatics
2 2 (6.67%) NHS
2 2 (6.67%) LIMS
2 2 (6.67%) PACS
3 1 (3.33%) CESG
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000
2 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) ERP
2 4 (13.33%) Web Development
3 3 (10.00%) Migration
3 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (10.00%) CRM
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.67%) Email Marketing
4 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.33%) Information Assurance
5 1 (3.33%) Time Management
5 1 (3.33%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) Change Management
5 1 (3.33%) Validation
5 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.33%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) Java
2 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (3.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) MCSE
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) MCSA
4 1 (3.33%) CIPD
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
1 2 (6.67%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) WSUS
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) Adobe
4 3 (10.00%) VMware
5 2 (6.67%) SAP
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix
6 1 (3.33%) Sage
6 1 (3.33%) QAD
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + healthcare, pension, company car
Posted: 22 days ago