Period
to 18 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Support Consultant was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

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
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 185 191
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 7 11 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.19% 0.29% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.30% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 26
Birmingham median annual salary £32,500 £35,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.80% -43.60% +85.19%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,800 £35,500
90th Percentile £33,750 £41,375 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £33,750 £62,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% -46.00% +140.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3,542 3,673 4,678
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.80% 96.30% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2,571 2,968 3,489
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £24,349
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £66,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Support Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Support Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, Support Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Support Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Manufacturing
1 5 (71.43%) Publishing
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
1 5 (71.43%) SAP
1 5 (71.43%) Analytics
1 5 (71.43%) SuccessFactors
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (71.43%) Self-Motivation
1 5 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (14.29%) Sophos
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Windows

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) VLAN
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Manufacturing
1 5 (71.43%) Publishing
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (71.43%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Analytics
1 5 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) AVG
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (14.29%) Sophos
3 1 (14.29%) VMware