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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Consultant
Rank 229 202 197
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 14 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.39% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.41% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 23
Average salary £25,000 £34,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.47% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £37,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
5739 5093 5282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.21% 95.54% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4845 4336 4693
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 3 March 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 3 March 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
Bristol -15 4 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Wiltshire - 4 - - 1
Somerset +4 3 £19,000 -52.50%
Gloucestershire -4 3 £32,500 +22.64%
Cornwall - 1 £32,500 -
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 22 (57.89%) Windows
2 17 (44.74%) HTML
2 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
3 12 (31.58%) Oracle
3 12 (31.58%) MS Excel
3 12 (31.58%) MS Exchange
4 10 (26.32%) IIS
4 10 (26.32%) Degree
5 9 (23.68%) MySQL
6 8 (21.05%) Adobe
7 7 (18.42%) .NET
7 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
7 7 (18.42%) CSS
7 7 (18.42%) CRM
7 7 (18.42%) Web Development
8 6 (15.79%) Marketing
8 6 (15.79%) Graphic Design
8 6 (15.79%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (15.79%) InDesign
8 6 (15.79%) Email Marketing
8 6 (15.79%) HTML5
8 6 (15.79%) Photoshop
8 6 (15.79%) Dreamweaver
8 6 (15.79%) Acrobat
8 6 (15.79%) Intranet
9 5 (13.16%) Java
10 4 (10.53%) MCSE
10 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
10 4 (10.53%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 12 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 10 (26.32%) IIS
3 3 (7.89%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.63%) NetWeaver
5 1 (2.63%) Apache
5 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.63%) JBoss
Applications
1 12 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.79%) Acrobat
2 6 (15.79%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (15.79%) InDesign
2 6 (15.79%) Photoshop
3 2 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MFGPRO
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Intranet
2 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.53%) DNS
3 1 (2.63%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) DHCP
3 1 (2.63%) FTP
3 1 (2.63%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) VLAN
3 1 (2.63%) NAS
3 1 (2.63%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (5.26%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (15.79%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) HTML
2 7 (18.42%) .NET
2 7 (18.42%) CSS
3 6 (15.79%) HTML5
4 1 (2.63%) SAP Basis
4 1 (2.63%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Graphic Design
2 4 (10.53%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.26%) Health Informatics
3 2 (5.26%) Informatics
3 2 (5.26%) NHS
3 2 (5.26%) LIMS
3 2 (5.26%) PACS
3 2 (5.26%) e-Health
4 1 (2.63%) CESG
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (57.89%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
3 2 (5.26%) UNIX
3 2 (5.26%) Windows 2000
3 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) CRM
1 7 (18.42%) Web Development
2 6 (15.79%) Email Marketing
3 4 (10.53%) Project Management
4 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
4 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.26%) Migration
5 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Analytics
5 2 (5.26%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.63%) Information Assurance
6 1 (2.63%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.63%) Service Management
6 1 (2.63%) Time Management
6 1 (2.63%) Business Development
6 1 (2.63%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.16%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) PHP
3 2 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (2.63%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) MCSE
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.26%) MCSA
4 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
1 2 (5.26%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) WSUS
2 2 (5.26%) SCCM
3 1 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Oracle
2 8 (21.05%) Adobe
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.89%) IBM
4 3 (7.89%) VMware
5 2 (5.26%) SAP
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco
6 1 (2.63%) Dell
6 1 (2.63%) Sage
6 1 (2.63%) McAfee
6 1 (2.63%) QAD
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Reed Professional Services
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £18000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago