The median annual salary for a Support Consultant was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Consultant
England / West Midlands
Rank 201 241 182
Rank change year-on-year +40 -59  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 5 2 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.033% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.034% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 30
Median salary £27,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.66% +10.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £37,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,200
% change year-on-year - -5.91%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4522 5924 4891
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.85% 96.37% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3730 4820 4179
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Consultant in the West Midlands

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Support Consultant in the West Midlands

Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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

Salary histogram for Support Consultant in the West Midlands

Support Consultant
Job Locations in the West 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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Worcestershire - 2 £21,250 -
Birmingham +18 1 £45,000 - 1
Support Consultant
England

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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

1 11 (44.00%) SAP
2 7 (28.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) Unix
3 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 6 (24.00%) Python
3 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (24.00%) Perl
3 6 (24.00%) Retail
3 6 (24.00%) Finance
3 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (24.00%) Migration
3 6 (24.00%) Time Management
3 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (24.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (24.00%) DevOps
4 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (20.00%) AWS Certification
4 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (20.00%) Puppet
4 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (20.00%) Advertising
4 5 (20.00%) ERP
5 4 (16.00%) Publishing
5 4 (16.00%) SAP HCM
5 4 (16.00%) SAP HR
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.00%) SQL
7 2 (8.00%) ABAP
7 2 (8.00%) Oracle
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Server

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West 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 1 (4.00%) Apache
1 1 (4.00%) JBoss
1 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) SAP HCM
1 4 (16.00%) SAP HR
2 2 (8.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (8.00%) Sage 200
2 2 (8.00%) SAP Business One
2 2 (8.00%) SAP HR-PA
2 2 (8.00%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (4.00%) Infor LN
3 1 (4.00%) Infor M3
3 1 (4.00%) Magento
3 1 (4.00%) Sage 50
3 1 (4.00%) SAP CO
3 1 (4.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
1 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (24.00%) Retail
2 5 (20.00%) Advertising
3 4 (16.00%) Publishing
4 2 (8.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) BAPI
1 2 (8.00%) SAP ALE
1 2 (8.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) Java EE
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Unix
2 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) DevOps
1 6 (24.00%) Migration
1 6 (24.00%) Time Management
2 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (8.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (8.00%) IT Strategy
3 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.00%) Change Management
4 1 (4.00%) Chat Support
4 1 (4.00%) High Availability
4 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (24.00%) Perl
1 6 (24.00%) Python
1 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) ABAP
3 2 (8.00%) C
3 2 (8.00%) SAPscript
4 1 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) Jython
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) AWS Certification
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) SAP
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Sage
4 1 (4.00%) Baan
4 1 (4.00%) IFS
4 1 (4.00%) Infor
4 1 (4.00%) VMware
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