The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical 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 Technical Support Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Consultant
Rank 220 220 220
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Consultant 9 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.15% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.15% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 5
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +95.34%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +29.03%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5606 5287 5359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.39% 96.58% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4748 4671 4650
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Technical Support Consultant
England

Technical Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Consultant in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Technical Support Consultant
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Consultant across the South West region.

Technical Support Consultant Salary Trend in the South West

Technical Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support Consultant across the South West region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Technical Support Consultant Salary Histogram in the South West

Technical 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 Technical Support Consultant within the South West region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Somerset - 5 £40,000 -
Bristol - 2 £18,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Technical Support Consultant
England

Technical Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Consultant in their job title.

1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) VMware
3 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
4 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
5 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (50.00%) SQL
6 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (44.44%) Citrix
7 8 (44.44%) Windows 2000 Server
8 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (38.89%) Windows XP
8 7 (38.89%) IIS
9 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 6 (33.33%) SAN
9 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
9 6 (33.33%) Client/Server
9 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
10 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (27.78%) LAN
10 5 (27.78%) WAN
11 2 (11.11%) Oracle
11 2 (11.11%) Nagios
11 2 (11.11%) Middleware
11 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (38.89%) IIS
2 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (33.33%) SAN
3 5 (27.78%) LAN
3 5 (27.78%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) NAS
4 1 (5.56%) SSL
4 1 (5.56%) DHCP
4 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
1 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Middleware
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) E-Learning
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (44.44%) Windows 2000 Server
5 7 (38.89%) Windows XP
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (5.56%) Analytics
2 1 (5.56%) Business Analytics
2 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) VMware
2 8 (44.44%) Citrix
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) Business Objects
5 1 (5.56%) SAP