The median annual salary for a Support Consultant was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Support Consultant
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 139 120
Rank change year-on-year +12 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 1 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.052% 0.041% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.043% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £45,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year - -5.40%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1866 2340 1779
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 97.04% 95.04% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1549 1760 1452
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Support Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Support Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Consultant in Birmingham

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Support Consultant in Birmingham

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Birmingham region featuring Support Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) SAP HCM
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) SAP HR
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) Publishing
2 2 (50.00%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) AWS Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) SAP CO

Support Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP HCM
1 2 (50.00%) SAP HR
2 1 (25.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) Publishing
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) AWS Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP