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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Consultant
Rank 218 192 204
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 16 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.33% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.35% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 7
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,750 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £37,500 £42,000
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
5813 4829 5542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.15% 94.98% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4843 4173 4921
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 17 September 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 September 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
Bristol +2 8 £32,500 +22.64% 1
Somerset - 4 £44,500 -
Gloucestershire +1 3 £25,000 -24.24%
Dorset -14 1 £32,500 -13.33%
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
4 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
5 7 (25.93%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
7 5 (18.52%) Linux
7 5 (18.52%) Advertising
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (14.81%) ERP
8 4 (14.81%) LAN
8 4 (14.81%) PBX
8 4 (14.81%) VoIP
8 4 (14.81%) WAN
8 4 (14.81%) Sage
8 4 (14.81%) Finance
8 4 (14.81%) Softphone
8 4 (14.81%) VMware
8 4 (14.81%) IVR
8 4 (14.81%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (14.81%) Asterisk PBX
9 3 (11.11%) HTML
9 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
9 3 (11.11%) .NET
9 3 (11.11%) SAP
9 3 (11.11%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
4 1 (3.70%) NetWeaver
4 1 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (14.81%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (7.41%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (7.41%) GoldMine
3 2 (7.41%) SAP Business One
3 2 (7.41%) Sage 1000
3 2 (7.41%) Exchequer
3 2 (7.41%) Lawson
3 2 (7.41%) Movex
3 2 (7.41%) MFGPRO
4 1 (3.70%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) LAN
1 4 (14.81%) PBX
1 4 (14.81%) VoIP
1 4 (14.81%) WAN
1 4 (14.81%) Softphone
1 4 (14.81%) Asterisk PBX
2 3 (11.11%) SAN
3 2 (7.41%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) SSL
4 1 (3.70%) DHCP
4 1 (3.70%) WLAN
4 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) SAP Data Services
General
1 5 (18.52%) Advertising
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
3 3 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) HTML
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
1 3 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) IVR
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) UNIX
3 2 (7.41%) AIX
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) ERP
2 3 (11.11%) Web Development
3 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (7.41%) Line Management
3 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
3 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
4 1 (3.70%) ITSM
4 1 (3.70%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) ETL
4 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Business Analytics
4 1 (3.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
3 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ACCA
1 2 (7.41%) CIMA
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) AAT
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Sage
2 4 (14.81%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) SAP
3 3 (11.11%) IBM
4 2 (7.41%) Infor
4 2 (7.41%) Epicor
4 2 (7.41%) Pegasus
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.41%) Baan
4 2 (7.41%) JD Edwards
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) Avaya
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco
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