The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Consultant
Rank 191 200 178
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 17 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.12% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.13% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 18
Average salary £45,000 £31,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £30,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,250 £31,950
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5230 4731 4579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.49% 95.00% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4639 3998 4018
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Support Consultant Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Consultant across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Support Consultant Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Support Consultant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Birmingham -7 6 £55,000 +76.00%
Coventry - 4 £45,000 -
Solihull - 4 £55,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £22,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £35,000 -
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (51.52%) SQL
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 13 (39.39%) .NET
4 12 (36.36%) C#
4 12 (36.36%) Cognos
4 12 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (36.36%) Relational Database
5 11 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (33.33%) ETL
6 10 (30.30%) HTML
6 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
6 10 (30.30%) T-SQL
6 10 (30.30%) Visual Studio
6 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET
6 10 (30.30%) CSS
6 10 (30.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (30.30%) Web Development
6 10 (30.30%) MVC
6 10 (30.30%) SLA
6 10 (30.30%) IBM
6 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (30.30%) AngularJS
6 10 (30.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (30.30%) jQuery
6 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
7 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
8 8 (24.24%) Windows
8 8 (24.24%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
1 5 (15.15%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (15.15%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.03%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (9.09%) Sage 200
2 3 (9.09%) Sage 50
3 2 (6.06%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (3.03%) SAP FI
4 1 (3.03%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (3.03%) SAP CO
4 1 (3.03%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 12 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (30.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.06%) DTS
6 1 (3.03%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Visual Studio
2 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.06%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
1 2 (6.06%) Advertising
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) .NET
2 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET
2 10 (30.30%) CSS
2 10 (30.30%) jQuery
2 10 (30.30%) AngularJS
2 10 (30.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 10 (30.30%) HTML
3 4 (12.12%) EDI
3 4 (12.12%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (33.33%) ETL
3 10 (30.30%) MVC
3 10 (30.30%) Web Development
4 5 (15.15%) Logistics
5 3 (9.09%) CRM
5 3 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (6.06%) Data Transformation
7 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) SQL
2 12 (36.36%) C#
3 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
3 10 (30.30%) T-SQL
4 8 (24.24%) PHP
5 4 (12.12%) ABAP
6 2 (6.06%) VBScript
7 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Certification
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
2 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
3 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) SCCM
1 4 (12.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 12 (36.36%) Cognos
3 10 (30.30%) IBM
4 8 (24.24%) Oracle
5 6 (18.18%) SAP
6 4 (12.12%) VMware
6 4 (12.12%) HP
6 4 (12.12%) Dell
7 3 (9.09%) Sage
7 3 (9.09%) Business Objects
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