The median annual salary for a Support Consultant was £29,250 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 26 June 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 / South West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 223 241
Rank change year-on-year +2 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 23 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.43% 0.25% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.26% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 8
Median salary £29,250 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.02% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,686 £35,600 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £47,600 £43,300
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £31,750 £37,550
% change year-on-year +13.38% -15.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5151 5050 5839
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 97.06% 97.62% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4281 4276 4924
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
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 the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Consultant in the South West

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Support Consultant in the South West

Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Consultant in the South West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Consultant in the South West

Support Consultant
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Consultant within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset - 16 - -
Wiltshire -1 6 £31,500 -37.00%
Bristol -22 1 £20,837 -40.46% 2
Support Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 South West region featuring Support Consultant in the job title.

1 15 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 11 (36.67%) Management Information System
2 11 (36.67%) Office 365
3 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (26.67%) SharePoint
4 8 (26.67%) Finance
4 8 (26.67%) Publishing
4 8 (26.67%) Information Architecture
4 8 (26.67%) Metadata Management
4 8 (26.67%) Nintex
5 7 (23.33%) Linux
5 7 (23.33%) SQL
6 6 (20.00%) Windows
7 5 (16.67%) ITIL
8 4 (13.33%) Unix
8 4 (13.33%) Service Management
8 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
9 3 (10.00%) Local Government
9 3 (10.00%) PKI
9 3 (10.00%) SCADA
9 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
9 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
9 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
9 3 (10.00%) CRM
9 3 (10.00%) PSTN
9 3 (10.00%) SLA
10 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
10 2 (6.67%) MCSE

Support Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 8 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Maximo
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) Office 365
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) PSTN
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) SAN
3 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
1 8 (26.67%) Publishing
2 3 (10.00%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) PKI
2 3 (10.00%) SCADA
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) iPad
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Windows
3 4 (13.33%) Unix
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 8 (26.67%) Information Architecture
2 8 (26.67%) Metadata Management
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL
4 4 (13.33%) Service Management
5 3 (10.00%) CRM
5 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (6.67%) Process Management
6 2 (6.67%) Security Management
7 1 (3.33%) CAFM
7 1 (3.33%) Document Management
7 1 (3.33%) Facilities Management
7 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.33%) Supplier Management
7 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
1 2 (6.67%) MCSE
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) MCP
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) Nintex
3 2 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) BMC
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) Informatica
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Remedy
4 1 (3.33%) Veeam
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
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