Period
to 12 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Consultant was £33,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 12 December 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
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 183 180
Rank change year-on-year +9 -3 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 20 37 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.53% 0.80% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.82% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 31 7
Birmingham median annual salary £33,000 £62,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.20% +73.61% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £39,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £39,500 £66,250 £41,750
West Midlands median annual salary £32,750 £62,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -47.60% +108.33% -11.76%

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 3667 4486 3663
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.27% 96.45% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2895 3359 3068
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,900 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Consultant in Birmingham over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Consultant in Birmingham

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 11 (55.00%) SAP
1 11 (55.00%) Retail
2 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) Manufacturing
2 9 (45.00%) Publishing
2 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (25.00%) SAP XI
3 5 (25.00%) ABAP
3 5 (25.00%) Logistics
4 4 (20.00%) VLAN
4 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (20.00%) Office 365
4 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (20.00%) AVG
4 4 (20.00%) Windows
4 4 (20.00%) Sophos
4 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (20.00%) LAN
4 4 (20.00%) VoIP
4 4 (20.00%) WAN
4 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) Firewall

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 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP MM
1 2 (10.00%) SAP Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Sage 200
2 1 (5.00%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
1 4 (20.00%) LAN
1 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (20.00%) VLAN
1 4 (20.00%) VoIP
1 4 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 11 (55.00%) Retail
2 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) Manufacturing
2 9 (45.00%) Publishing
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Front Office
3 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
1 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
1 5 (25.00%) Logistics
2 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (15.00%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (15.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) ERP
3 2 (10.00%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (5.00%) Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) ABAP
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) SAP
2 4 (20.00%) AVG
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Sophos
2 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Sage