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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Consultant
Rank 197 201 201
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 13 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.33% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.35% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 7
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £43,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
5258 5213 5236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.04% 95.25% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4389 4324 4457
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 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
(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 +6 3 £31,500 -30.00%
Warwickshire -3 3 £25,000 -4.76%
Coventry -9 1 £30,000 -
Walsall - 1 £20,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £26,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £37,500 - 1
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 28 (75.68%) SQL Server
1 28 (75.68%) Microsoft
2 26 (70.27%) SQL
3 23 (62.16%) C#
3 23 (62.16%) .NET
4 22 (59.46%) VBScript
4 22 (59.46%) Cognos
4 22 (59.46%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (59.46%) DTS
4 22 (59.46%) SLA
5 12 (32.43%) ETL
5 12 (32.43%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (32.43%) Windows
5 12 (32.43%) Relational Database
5 12 (32.43%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 12 (32.43%) Cognos Report Studio
5 12 (32.43%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 12 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (32.43%) Data Transformation
6 10 (27.03%) T-SQL
7 5 (13.51%) Finance
8 4 (10.81%) Sage
9 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
9 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
9 3 (8.11%) CRM
9 3 (8.11%) SAP
9 3 (8.11%) Sage 200
10 2 (5.41%) SaaS
10 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
10 2 (5.41%) Swedish Language

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Project
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Sage 200
2 2 (5.41%) Sage CRM
2 2 (5.41%) Sage ERP X3
2 2 (5.41%) SAP SRM
2 2 (5.41%) Infor CRM
3 1 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (75.68%) SQL Server
2 22 (59.46%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (59.46%) DTS
3 12 (32.43%) Relational Database
3 12 (32.43%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 12 (32.43%) Cognos Report Studio
3 12 (32.43%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.41%) Advertising
3 2 (5.41%) Publishing
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Swedish Language
4 1 (2.70%) Finnish Language
4 1 (2.70%) German Language
4 1 (2.70%) Norwegian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (62.16%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) BYOD
2 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.70%) Derivative
3 1 (2.70%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Android
2 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) ETL
1 12 (32.43%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) Data Transformation
2 3 (8.11%) CRM
3 2 (5.41%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (5.41%) ERP
4 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.70%) Project Management
4 1 (2.70%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (2.70%) Migration
4 1 (2.70%) Logistics
4 1 (2.70%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.70%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) SQL
2 23 (62.16%) C#
3 22 (59.46%) VBScript
4 10 (27.03%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.41%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (59.46%) SLA
Vendors
1 28 (75.68%) Microsoft
2 22 (59.46%) Cognos
3 4 (10.81%) Sage
4 3 (8.11%) SAP
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle
5 2 (5.41%) Infor
6 1 (2.70%) Pegasus
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