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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Consultant
Rank 248 225 199
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 7 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.36% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.37% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 31
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £19,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £33,500 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £38,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-3.28% +2.70%
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
5525 5738 5201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.03% 97.45% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4640 4883 4422
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 February 2016. 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 -3 4 - -
Wiltshire +4 2 £30,750 -18.00%
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) BMC
3 4 (30.77%) Remedy
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) Service Management
3 4 (30.77%) Change Management
3 4 (30.77%) ITSM
3 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
3 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
3 4 (30.77%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) ERP
5 2 (15.38%) ODBC
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) VB
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) RPG
5 2 (15.38%) MAPICS
5 2 (15.38%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) AS400
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) iSeries
5 2 (15.38%) Infor
5 2 (15.38%) IBM
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (7.69%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (7.69%) Billing
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) ODBC
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) AS400
1 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
1 2 (15.38%) iSeries
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Change Management
1 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
1 4 (30.77%) ITSM
1 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
1 4 (30.77%) Service Management
2 3 (23.08%) ERP
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (7.69%) System Testing
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) RPG
2 2 (15.38%) VB
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) CCNP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) XenApp
1 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) cPanel
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) BMC
2 4 (30.77%) Remedy
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 2 (15.38%) Infor
3 2 (15.38%) MAPICS
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Acronis
4 1 (7.69%) Apple
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Dell
4 1 (7.69%) Draytek
4 1 (7.69%) NETGEAR
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) Wyse
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