The median annual salary for a Support Consultant was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 3 months to 27 March 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 East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 74 74
Rank change year-on-year +19 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.22% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £30,000 £21,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.53% -33.84%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year - -4.10%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 427 480 559
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 95.53% 96.58% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 391 421 479
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Support Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear that featured Support Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Consultant in Tyne and Wear

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Support Consultant in Tyne and Wear

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Support Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) ODBC
4 4 (44.44%) SLA
4 4 (44.44%) Back Office
4 4 (44.44%) Military
4 4 (44.44%) Data Management
4 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
6 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) MCSE
6 2 (22.22%) MS Office
6 2 (22.22%) Content Management
6 2 (22.22%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 2 (22.22%) Android
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008

Support Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (22.22%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) NetSuite
1 1 (11.11%) Sage 200
1 1 (11.11%) Sage X3
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Business One
1 1 (11.11%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) Skype
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Back Office
1 4 (44.44%) Military
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Android
2 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Content Management
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (22.22%) MCSE
4 1 (11.11%) MCSA
4 1 (11.11%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Trend Micro
4 1 (11.11%) Draytek
4 1 (11.11%) Pegasus
4 1 (11.11%) Sage
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) VMware