The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Consultant
Rank 247 219 220
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Consultant 3 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.049% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 6
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Technical 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
5911 5534 5184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.05% 95.38% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4863 4664 4573
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 20 April 2015.

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 20 April 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 0 3 £42,500 +136.11%
Technical Support Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) CRM
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (50.00%) Adobe
3 3 (50.00%) Acrobat
3 3 (50.00%) Intranet
3 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 3 (50.00%) IIS
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (50.00%) InDesign
3 3 (50.00%) Marketing
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Graphic Design
3 3 (50.00%) Email Marketing
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) JBoss
5 1 (16.67%) Apache
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) GlassFish
5 1 (16.67%) PROIV
5 1 (16.67%) Incident Management

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) GlassFish
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) Acrobat
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (50.00%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (16.67%) PROIV
General
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) CRM
1 3 (50.00%) Email Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft