The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Support Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Consultant
England / West Midlands
Rank 196 238 199
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 6 1 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.017% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.017% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 24
Median salary £28,750 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -11.25%

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
4505 5724 4916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.28% 96.56% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3672 4733 4225
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 25 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Birmingham +14 2 - -
Coventry - 1 £22,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £22,500 -
Support Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 West Midlands region featuring Support Consultant in the job title.

1 14 (42.42%) SAP
2 13 (39.39%) Linux
3 12 (36.36%) Shell Script
3 12 (36.36%) Unix
3 12 (36.36%) Windows
3 12 (36.36%) Perl
3 12 (36.36%) Migration
4 11 (33.33%) Python
4 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 11 (33.33%) DevOps
5 10 (30.30%) AWS Certification
5 10 (30.30%) Windows Server
5 10 (30.30%) Puppet
5 10 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (30.30%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (27.27%) Retail
6 9 (27.27%) Manufacturing
7 8 (24.24%) Finance
8 7 (21.21%) Publishing
8 7 (21.21%) Time Management
9 5 (15.15%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (15.15%) SAP ALE
9 5 (15.15%) Advertising
9 5 (15.15%) SAP Smart Forms
9 5 (15.15%) BAPI
9 5 (15.15%) SAPscript
9 5 (15.15%) SAP HR
9 5 (15.15%) ABAP
10 4 (12.12%) SQL

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (6.06%) Apache
1 2 (6.06%) JBoss
1 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) SAP HR
2 4 (12.12%) SAP HCM
3 3 (9.09%) SAP HR-PA
3 3 (9.09%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (6.06%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (6.06%) SAP Business One
5 1 (3.03%) Infor LN
5 1 (3.03%) Infor M3
5 1 (3.03%) Magento
5 1 (3.03%) Sage 200
5 1 (3.03%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) DB2
2 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (27.27%) Manufacturing
1 9 (27.27%) Retail
2 8 (24.24%) Finance
3 7 (21.21%) Publishing
4 5 (15.15%) Advertising
5 3 (9.09%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) BAPI
1 5 (15.15%) SAP ALE
1 5 (15.15%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (6.06%) Java EE
3 1 (3.03%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Linux
2 12 (36.36%) Unix
2 12 (36.36%) Windows
3 10 (30.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Migration
2 11 (33.33%) DevOps
3 10 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (21.21%) Time Management
5 5 (15.15%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (12.12%) ERP
7 3 (9.09%) ITIL
7 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
8 2 (6.06%) Change Management
8 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
8 2 (6.06%) Project Management
8 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
8 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (3.03%) High Availability
9 1 (3.03%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.03%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) Perl
1 12 (36.36%) Shell Script
2 11 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 11 (33.33%) Python
3 5 (15.15%) ABAP
3 5 (15.15%) SAPscript
4 4 (12.12%) SQL
5 3 (9.09%) C
5 3 (9.09%) Java
6 1 (3.03%) C#
6 1 (3.03%) Jython
6 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) AWS Certification
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (30.30%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) SAP
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Baan
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix
4 1 (3.03%) IFS
4 1 (3.03%) Infor
4 1 (3.03%) Nimsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Sage
4 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds