The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Technical Support Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Consultant
Rank 235 246 231
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Consultant 5 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.089% 0.066% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.068% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 8
Median salary £29,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.76% +6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-27.50% -
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
5430 5923 5699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.83% 97.45% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4551 4856 4770
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Technical Support Consultant in the job title.

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
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support Consultant within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Devon +9 4 £29,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £29,000 -
Technical Support Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Technical Support Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Technical Support Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
3 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (57.14%) Clustering
4 4 (57.14%) Wireless
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) HND
4 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) vCloud
4 4 (57.14%) vSphere
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (57.14%) SCCM
4 4 (57.14%) SCOM
4 4 (57.14%) Office Communications Server
4 4 (57.14%) Driving Licence

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
1 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (57.14%) Office Communications Server
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
1 4 (57.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) HND
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) vCloud
2 4 (57.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
1 4 (57.14%) SCOM
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (14.29%) cPanel
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Apple
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Acronis
4 1 (14.29%) Draytek
4 1 (14.29%) NETGEAR
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec