The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 South West region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Consultant
Rank 211 202 190
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 13 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.41% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.42% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 25
Average salary £40,000 £35,250 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.47% +46.87%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5538 5184 5377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.40% 96.57% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4668 4573 4653
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Support Consultant
England

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Somerset - 6 £40,000 - 2
Bristol -6 4 £25,250 +1.00%
Dorset -13 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Wiltshire - 1 - - 1
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 22 (39.29%) Windows
2 19 (33.93%) ERP
3 17 (30.36%) VMware
3 17 (30.36%) MS Excel
3 17 (30.36%) SQL Server
4 16 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (26.79%) Active Directory
5 15 (26.79%) SQL
6 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
7 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
8 10 (17.86%) SAP
9 9 (16.07%) Citrix
9 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
10 8 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (14.29%) Project Management
10 8 (14.29%) Service Delivery
10 8 (14.29%) MS Access
10 8 (14.29%) Windows XP
10 8 (14.29%) MS Exchange
11 7 (12.50%) RDBMS
11 7 (12.50%) IIS
11 7 (12.50%) MS Office
11 7 (12.50%) SAP BW
11 7 (12.50%) Relational Database
11 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (10.71%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.50%) IIS
3 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (30.36%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.79%) GoldMine
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (1.79%) Exchequer
2 1 (1.79%) Agresso
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.71%) SAN
3 5 (8.93%) LAN
3 5 (8.93%) WAN
4 2 (3.57%) VoIP
4 2 (3.57%) Firewall
5 1 (1.79%) NAS
5 1 (1.79%) DNS
5 1 (1.79%) SSL
5 1 (1.79%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.36%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) MS Access
3 7 (12.50%) SAP BW
3 7 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (8.93%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (7.14%) SAP BI
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (1.79%) Advertising
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) Middleware
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.79%) Web Services
2 1 (1.79%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.79%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 22 (39.29%) Windows
2 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
4 8 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 3 (5.36%) Linux
6 2 (3.57%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) ERP
2 16 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (14.29%) Project Management
3 8 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 8 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (1.79%) CRM
5 1 (1.79%) Change Control
5 1 (1.79%) Business Analytics
5 1 (1.79%) Analytics
5 1 (1.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.79%) Software Testing
5 1 (1.79%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (1.79%) Unit Testing
5 1 (1.79%) System Testing
5 1 (1.79%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) SQL
2 2 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) AAT
2 1 (1.79%) ACCA
2 1 (1.79%) CIMA
2 1 (1.79%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (26.79%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (30.36%) VMware
2 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
3 10 (17.86%) SAP
4 9 (16.07%) Citrix
5 5 (8.93%) Business Objects
6 4 (7.14%) Oracle
6 4 (7.14%) Sage
7 2 (3.57%) Apple
8 1 (1.79%) Pegasus
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