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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Consultant
Rank 218 187 196
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 16 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.48% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.50% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 15
Average salary £32,000 £35,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.85% +36.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,800 £41,100 £34,450
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
5873 4986 5344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.85% 95.19% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4874 4330 4722
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 24 July 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 24 July 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
Gloucestershire -1 4 £25,000 -44.44% 1
Bristol -3 4 £30,000 +8.10%
Somerset -22 4 £43,500 +74.00% 1
Wiltshire - 3 £51,000 - 2
Devon - 1 £33,000 -
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
4 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
4 9 (32.14%) SQL
4 9 (32.14%) VMware
5 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (25.00%) WAN
6 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (25.00%) LAN
6 7 (25.00%) SAN
7 6 (21.43%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (14.29%) IVR
8 4 (14.29%) PBX
8 4 (14.29%) VoIP
8 4 (14.29%) Linux
8 4 (14.29%) Softphone
8 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (14.29%) Asterisk PBX
9 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (10.71%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (10.71%) Retail
9 3 (10.71%) Finance
9 3 (10.71%) Advertising
9 3 (10.71%) ERP
9 3 (10.71%) Sage
10 2 (7.14%) Baan
10 2 (7.14%) JD Edwards

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.57%) Lync
4 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (10.71%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (7.14%) Lawson
3 2 (7.14%) Movex
3 2 (7.14%) MFGPRO
3 2 (7.14%) SAP Business One
3 2 (7.14%) Sage 1000
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (3.57%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (3.57%) GoldMine
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (3.57%) Exchequer
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) WAN
1 7 (25.00%) LAN
1 7 (25.00%) SAN
2 4 (14.29%) PBX
2 4 (14.29%) VoIP
2 4 (14.29%) Softphone
2 4 (14.29%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (7.14%) Firewall
3 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.57%) NAS
4 1 (3.57%) DNS
4 1 (3.57%) SSL
4 1 (3.57%) WLAN
4 1 (3.57%) DHCP
4 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (10.71%) Retail
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
1 3 (10.71%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
1 1 (3.57%) XML
1 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) IVR
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (10.71%) ERP
2 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
2 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.57%) Business Analytics
3 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Analytics
3 1 (3.57%) Cash Management
3 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.57%) CRM
3 1 (3.57%) ITSM
3 1 (3.57%) Migration
3 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) AAT
1 1 (3.57%) MCITP
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.57%) ACCA
1 1 (3.57%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) vSphere
2 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
1 1 (3.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) Sage
4 2 (7.14%) Baan
4 2 (7.14%) JD Edwards
4 2 (7.14%) SAP
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle
4 2 (7.14%) Epicor
4 2 (7.14%) Infor
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco
5 1 (3.57%) IBM
5 1 (3.57%) Pegasus
5 1 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) Dell
5 1 (3.57%) Avaya
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £49000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: to £24k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Questor Resourcing
Salary: £24k + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 8 days ago