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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Consultant
Rank 215 190 195
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 19 25 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.30% 0.47% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.50% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 19
Average salary £31,750 £33,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.78% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
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
5997 5024 5316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.21% 95.28% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5028 4376 4693
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 20 October 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 20 October 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 - 10 £31,000 - 4
Bristol +3 6 £32,500 +20.37%
Gloucestershire -12 1 - -
Dorset -15 1 £32,500 -13.33%
Devon - 1 £19,000 -
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
3 10 (31.25%) HTML
3 10 (31.25%) MS Exchange
4 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
5 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 8 (25.00%) SQL
6 7 (21.88%) Oracle
6 7 (21.88%) IIS
6 7 (21.88%) Degree
7 6 (18.75%) MySQL
7 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
7 6 (18.75%) IBM
8 5 (15.63%) Linux
8 5 (15.63%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (12.50%) IVR
9 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
9 4 (12.50%) Softphone
9 4 (12.50%) Advertising
9 4 (12.50%) PBX
9 4 (12.50%) VoIP
9 4 (12.50%) UNIX
9 4 (12.50%) Project Management
9 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (9.38%) Sage
10 3 (9.38%) Acrobat
10 3 (9.38%) Intranet
10 3 (9.38%) Dreamweaver
10 3 (9.38%) Adobe

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 10 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.88%) IIS
3 3 (9.38%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
4 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.13%) JBoss
4 1 (3.13%) NetWeaver
4 1 (3.13%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) Acrobat
2 3 (9.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (9.38%) InDesign
2 3 (9.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (9.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (6.25%) Lawson
3 2 (6.25%) Movex
3 2 (6.25%) MFGPRO
3 2 (6.25%) SAP Business One
3 2 (6.25%) Sage 1000
4 1 (3.13%) SAP BPC
4 1 (3.13%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (3.13%) GoldMine
4 1 (3.13%) Exchequer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) PBX
1 4 (12.50%) VoIP
1 4 (12.50%) Softphone
1 4 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
2 3 (9.38%) Intranet
3 2 (6.25%) LAN
3 2 (6.25%) Firewall
3 2 (6.25%) WAN
3 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) DNS
4 1 (3.13%) SSL
4 1 (3.13%) SAN
4 1 (3.13%) FTP
4 1 (3.13%) WLAN
4 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.13%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (12.50%) Advertising
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) HTML
2 3 (9.38%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) CSS
2 3 (9.38%) HTML5
3 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) IVR
2 3 (9.38%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.50%) UNIX
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) AIX
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) Project Management
2 3 (9.38%) Web Development
2 3 (9.38%) Email Marketing
2 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
2 3 (9.38%) CRM
2 3 (9.38%) ERP
2 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
3 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.13%) Line Management
4 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.13%) ETL
4 1 (3.13%) ITSM
4 1 (3.13%) Migration
4 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) AAT
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) ACCA
2 1 (3.13%) CIMA
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle
3 6 (18.75%) IBM
4 3 (9.38%) Sage
4 3 (9.38%) SAP
4 3 (9.38%) Adobe
5 2 (6.25%) Epicor
5 2 (6.25%) VMware
5 2 (6.25%) Infor
5 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.25%) Baan
5 2 (6.25%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.13%) Pegasus
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco
6 1 (3.13%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) Dell
6 1 (3.13%) Avaya
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