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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Consultant
Rank 234 213 193
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 12 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.29% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.31% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 17
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
5805 5854 4877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.09% 95.28% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4901 4839 4202
Average salary £37,750 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.02% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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
Wiltshire +4 3 £42,500 +93.18% 1
Bristol -16 3 £25,000 -20.00% 2
Gloucestershire -19 2 £37,500 +50.00%
Somerset -1 1 £41,500 -1.19%
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 7 (36.84%) SQL
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) ERP
3 4 (21.05%) Degree
4 3 (15.79%) GlassFish
4 3 (15.79%) SLA
4 3 (15.79%) HP
4 3 (15.79%) Linux
4 3 (15.79%) JBoss
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Java
5 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
5 2 (10.53%) MCP
5 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
5 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
5 2 (10.53%) A+ Certification
5 2 (10.53%) BMC
5 2 (10.53%) Middleware
5 2 (10.53%) Remedy
5 2 (10.53%) .NET
5 2 (10.53%) SOA
5 2 (10.53%) Firewall
5 2 (10.53%) ITSM
5 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
5 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (10.53%) NVQ Level 3

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 3 (15.79%) JBoss
1 3 (15.79%) GlassFish
2 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.26%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (10.53%) Big Data
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.26%) PROIV
General
1 1 (5.26%) Back Office
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) CMDB
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ERP
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) SOA
3 2 (10.53%) Service Management
3 2 (10.53%) ITSM
4 1 (5.26%) Workflow
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security
4 1 (5.26%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Business Transformation
4 1 (5.26%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) NVQ Level 3
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) MCP
2 2 (10.53%) A+ Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CIMA
3 1 (5.26%) CIPD
3 1 (5.26%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) HP
4 2 (10.53%) BMC
4 2 (10.53%) Remedy
5 1 (5.26%) VMware
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
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