Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Consultant was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Support Consultant
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 271 249 225
Rank change year-on-year -22 -24 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 30 32 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.38% 0.43% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.44% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 20
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £22,000 £19,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £40,000 £50,000 £38,250
North West median annual salary £37,500 £29,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year +28.21% -10.00% -10.34%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7786 7278 7156
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 97.43% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6469 6250 5964
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Support Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Consultant in Manchester

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Support Consultant in Manchester

Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Consultant in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Consultant in Manchester

Support Consultant
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Consultant within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale +17 3 £22,000 +12.82% 1
Stockport - 2 £17,500 -
Support Consultant
North West

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Manchester region featuring Support Consultant in the job title.

1 16 (53.33%) SAP
2 11 (36.67%) EDI
2 11 (36.67%) SAP SD
2 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
3 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.00%) Finance
4 6 (20.00%) Retail
4 6 (20.00%) Logistics
5 5 (16.67%) SAP XI
5 5 (16.67%) Publishing
5 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 5 (16.67%) ABAP
5 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 5 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (13.33%) HTML
6 4 (13.33%) SQL
6 4 (13.33%) ERP
6 4 (13.33%) Windows
7 3 (10.00%) WAN
7 3 (10.00%) FTP
7 3 (10.00%) ADSL
7 3 (10.00%) LAN
7 3 (10.00%) PSTN
7 3 (10.00%) Internet
7 3 (10.00%) Advertising
7 3 (10.00%) Chat Support
7 3 (10.00%) Coaching
8 2 (6.67%) Sage X3
8 2 (6.67%) Collaborative Working

Support Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (6.67%) Apache
1 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (36.67%) SAP SD
2 2 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (6.67%) Sage X3
3 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.33%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (3.33%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.00%) ADSL
2 3 (10.00%) FTP
2 3 (10.00%) Internet
2 3 (10.00%) LAN
2 3 (10.00%) PSTN
2 3 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (3.33%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) ISDN
3 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
2 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Retail
3 5 (16.67%) Publishing
4 3 (10.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) EDI
2 5 (16.67%) SAP XI
3 4 (13.33%) HTML
4 1 (3.33%) ODBC
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Logistics
2 5 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (13.33%) ERP
4 3 (10.00%) Chat Support
4 3 (10.00%) Coaching
5 2 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (3.33%) CRM
6 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL
6 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) ABAP
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.33%) C
3 1 (3.33%) Korn
3 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Samba
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) SAP
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Sage
4 1 (3.33%) Epicor
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.33%) VMware