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 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
Support Consultant
Rank 214 191 196
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 26 45 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.41% 0.76% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.80% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 24 44 30
Average salary £22,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £37,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
6067 5640 5484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.88% 95.21% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5083 4797 4887
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014.

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 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
Somerset - 13 £21,000 - 1
Bristol +2 5 £25,500 -7.27% 2
Devon - 3 £22,000 -
Wiltshire -8 2 - - 1
Gloucestershire -21 2 £30,000 +13.20%
Cornwall - 1 £32,500 - 1
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 25 (60.98%) Windows
2 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
3 15 (36.59%) HTML
4 13 (31.71%) MS Exchange
5 12 (29.27%) MS Excel
5 12 (29.27%) Oracle
6 10 (24.39%) IIS
6 10 (24.39%) Degree
7 9 (21.95%) MySQL
8 7 (17.07%) CRM
9 6 (14.63%) Photoshop
9 6 (14.63%) Acrobat
9 6 (14.63%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (14.63%) InDesign
9 6 (14.63%) Adobe
9 6 (14.63%) Email Marketing
9 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (14.63%) Intranet
9 6 (14.63%) Dreamweaver
9 6 (14.63%) HTML5
9 6 (14.63%) Graphic Design
9 6 (14.63%) Marketing
10 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
10 5 (12.20%) .NET
10 5 (12.20%) CSS
10 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
10 5 (12.20%) SQL
10 5 (12.20%) Web Development
10 5 (12.20%) IBM
10 5 (12.20%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 13 (31.71%) MS Exchange
2 10 (24.39%) IIS
3 3 (7.32%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.88%) NetWeaver
4 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.44%) JBoss
5 1 (2.44%) Apache
5 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (29.27%) MS Excel
2 6 (14.63%) Acrobat
2 6 (14.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (14.63%) InDesign
2 6 (14.63%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (7.32%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (2.44%) GoldMine
2 1 (2.44%) SAP Business One
2 1 (2.44%) Sage 1000
2 1 (2.44%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.44%) Exchequer
2 1 (2.44%) Lawson
2 1 (2.44%) Movex
2 1 (2.44%) MFGPRO
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) Intranet
2 3 (7.32%) Firewall
2 3 (7.32%) Softphone
2 3 (7.32%) PBX
2 3 (7.32%) VoIP
2 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.32%) DNS
2 3 (7.32%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (2.44%) Multicast
3 1 (2.44%) SAN
3 1 (2.44%) DHCP
3 1 (2.44%) FTP
3 1 (2.44%) VLAN
3 1 (2.44%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.95%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.44%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (14.63%) Marketing
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) HTML
2 6 (14.63%) HTML5
3 5 (12.20%) .NET
3 5 (12.20%) CSS
4 1 (2.44%) SAP Basis
4 1 (2.44%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Graphic Design
2 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.32%) IVR
4 1 (2.44%) PACS
4 1 (2.44%) e-Health
4 1 (2.44%) NHS
4 1 (2.44%) LIMS
4 1 (2.44%) Health Informatics
4 1 (2.44%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 25 (60.98%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.76%) UNIX
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (9.76%) Linux
4 2 (4.88%) AIX
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) CRM
2 6 (14.63%) Email Marketing
3 5 (12.20%) Web Development
4 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (7.32%) ERP
4 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
4 3 (7.32%) Project Management
5 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.44%) Analytics
6 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.44%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.44%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.44%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.44%) ITSM
6 1 (2.44%) Migration
6 1 (2.44%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
1 5 (12.20%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.88%) Java
2 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.44%) X++
3 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) AAT
2 1 (2.44%) MCSE
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.44%) ACCA
2 1 (2.44%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
1 1 (2.44%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) WSUS
1 1 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) Adobe
3 5 (12.20%) IBM
3 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.76%) SAP
5 3 (7.32%) Sage
6 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.88%) VMware
7 1 (2.44%) Infor
7 1 (2.44%) Baan
7 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.44%) McAfee
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco
7 1 (2.44%) Dell
7 1 (2.44%) Epicor
7 1 (2.44%) Pegasus
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