Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Consultant was £33,000 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 22 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 355 343 367
Rank change year-on-year -12 +24 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 33 76 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.21% 0.42% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.43% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 23 58 32
Midlands median annual salary £33,000 £44,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +35.38% -4.41%
10th Percentile £26,400 £23,050 £22,500
90th Percentile £43,100 £66,250 £41,250
England median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 14984 17574 17770
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.74% 96.75% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 12357 13900 14629
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,781 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

Support Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Consultant in the Midlands

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Support Consultant in the Midlands

Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Consultant in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Consultant in the Midlands

Support Consultant
Job Locations in the 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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 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
West Midlands -19 25 £33,000 -47.20% 3
East Midlands +19 8 £36,250 +11.54%
Support Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Midlands region featuring Support Consultant in the job title.

1 16 (48.48%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (36.36%) Finance
3 11 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 10 (30.30%) SAP
4 10 (30.30%) Retail
5 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
5 8 (24.24%) Publishing
6 7 (21.21%) SQL
7 6 (18.18%) Advertising
8 5 (15.15%) SAP XI
8 5 (15.15%) Logistics
8 5 (15.15%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (15.15%) ABAP
8 5 (15.15%) ERP
8 5 (15.15%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (12.12%) Driving Licence
9 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
9 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
9 4 (12.12%) Windows
9 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
9 4 (12.12%) Sage
9 4 (12.12%) Firewall
10 3 (9.09%) VLAN
10 3 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (9.09%) VMware
10 3 (9.09%) Sophos
10 3 (9.09%) LAN
10 3 (9.09%) VoIP
10 3 (9.09%) WAN

Support Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the 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 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (6.06%) NetSuite
3 2 (6.06%) Sage X3
3 2 (6.06%) SAP MM
3 2 (6.06%) SAP Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (3.03%) Line 500
4 1 (3.03%) Pegasus Opera
4 1 (3.03%) Sage 1000
4 1 (3.03%) Sage 200
4 1 (3.03%) Sage 500
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (9.09%) Office 365
2 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Firewall
1 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.09%) LAN
2 3 (9.09%) VLAN
2 3 (9.09%) VoIP
2 3 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (3.03%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 11 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 10 (30.30%) Retail
4 8 (24.24%) Publishing
5 6 (18.18%) Advertising
6 2 (6.06%) Back Office
7 1 (3.03%) Banking
7 1 (3.03%) Front Office
7 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
7 1 (3.03%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) SAP XI
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.06%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
1 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Unix
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Customer Requirements
1 5 (15.15%) ERP
1 5 (15.15%) Logistics
2 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (6.06%) Change Management
3 2 (6.06%) Document Management
3 2 (6.06%) Information Security
3 2 (6.06%) Migration
3 2 (6.06%) Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (6.06%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (3.03%) Coaching
4 1 (3.03%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (3.03%) CRM
4 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.03%) ETL
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL
4 1 (3.03%) Proactive Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) ABAP
3 3 (9.09%) C
4 1 (3.03%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.03%) X++
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (30.30%) SAP
3 4 (12.12%) Sage
4 3 (9.09%) AVG
4 3 (9.09%) Sophos
4 3 (9.09%) VMware
5 2 (6.06%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle
6 1 (3.03%) Pegasus