The median annual salary for a Technical Support Consultant was £31,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Technical Support Consultant
England / South West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 229 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Consultant 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.077% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £31,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £26,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -34.37%  

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 5067 5129 5828
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.99% 97.64% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4214 4347 4914
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 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Support Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support Consultant in the South West

Technical Support Consultant
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Technical Support Consultant in the South West

Technical 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 Technical Support Consultant within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 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 - 3 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £31,500 -
Technical Support Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Technical 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 Technical Support Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) SLA
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) PKI
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
5 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) MCP
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) SaaS
5 1 (16.67%) iPad
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (16.67%) Data Encryption
5 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Technical 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 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Data Encryption
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam
3 1 (16.67%) VMware