Period
to 23 August 2019

The median annual salary for a Support Consultant was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 August 2019.

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

Support Consultant
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 207 237 262
Rank change year-on-year +30 +25 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Consultant 11 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.25% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.15% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 7
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -22.22% +45.16%
10th Percentile £27,200 £25,350 £27,600
90th Percentile £43,750 £38,500 £50,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £19,000 £35,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year -45.71% -15.15% +33.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4,356 5,918 6,717
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.47% 96.97% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3,643 4,993 5,683
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,137 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.92% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,550 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Support Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Consultant in West Yorkshire

Support Consultant
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Support Consultant in West Yorkshire

Support Consultant
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Consultant in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Support Consultant in West Yorkshire

Support Consultant
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 August 2019. 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
Leeds +42 10 £33,750 +22.73% 7
Wakefield - 1 £62,500 - 1
Support Consultant
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 23 August 2019, Support Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Support Consultant in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Patch Management
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
4 5 (45.45%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 5 (45.45%) Hardware Maintenance
4 5 (45.45%) Antivirus Management
4 5 (45.45%) Preventative Maintenance
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (45.45%) LAN
4 5 (45.45%) WAN
4 5 (45.45%) VPN
4 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
5 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Skype
6 2 (18.18%) Workflow
6 2 (18.18%) Change Management
6 2 (18.18%) Symantec
6 2 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (18.18%) Citrix
6 2 (18.18%) Veritas

Support Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (18.18%) IBM Domino
3 2 (18.18%) IBM Notes
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Maximo
1 1 (9.09%) SAP ERP
1 1 (9.09%) SAP HR
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) LAN
1 5 (45.45%) Remote Desktop
1 5 (45.45%) VPN
1 5 (45.45%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) Skype
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Patch Management
2 5 (45.45%) Antivirus Management
2 5 (45.45%) Hardware Maintenance
2 5 (45.45%) Preventative Maintenance
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
1 2 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Altiris
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) Lotus
2 2 (18.18%) Nintex
2 2 (18.18%) Symantec
2 2 (18.18%) Veritas
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) SAP